Department of Biological and Geographical Sciences

  • United Kingdom

Research Output

2014

Splitting hairs: differentiating between entomological activity, taphonomy, and sharp force trauma on hair

Mazzarelli, D., Vanin, S., Gibelli, D., Maistrello, L., Porta, D., Rizzi, A. & Cattaneo, C., 21 Dec 2014, In : Forensic Science, Medicine, and Pathology. 11, 1, p. 104-110 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Structure-based engineering of a minimal porin reveals loop-independent channel closure

Grosse, W., Psakis, G., Mertins, B., Reiss, P., Windisch, D., Brademann, F., Bürck, J., Ulrich, A., Koert, U. & Essen, L. O., 29 Jul 2014, In : Biochemistry. 53, 29, p. 4826-4838 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

T2ggm: A coupled gas generation model for deep geologic disposal of radioactive waste

Avis, J., Suckling, P., Calder, N., Walsh, R., Humphreys, P. & King, F., 2014, In : Nuclear Technology. 187, 2, p. 175-187 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Te lo dice l'insetto

Translated title of the contribution: The insect tells youVanin, S., Feb 2014, IBC: Informazioni Commenti Inchieste sui Beni Culturali, 22, 2 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access

The Archaeogenetics of European Ancestry

Pala, M., Chaubey, G., Soares, P. & Richards, M., 15 Jul 2014, Encyclopaedia of LIfe Sciences. Wiley

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

The case for the continuing use of the revised Cambridge Reference Sequence (rCRS) and the standardization of notation in human mitochondrial DNA studies

Bandelt, H. J., Kloss-Brandstätter, A., Richards, M. B., Yao, Y. G. & Logan, I., Feb 2014, In : Journal of Human Genetics. 59, 2, p. 66-77 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

32 Citations (Scopus)

The Holozoan capsaspora owczarzaki possesses a diverse complement of active transposable element families

Carr, M. & Suga, H., 2014, In : Genome Biology and Evolution. 6, 4, p. 949-963 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)

The structure and immunomodulatory activity on intestinal epithelial cells of the EPSs isolated from Lactobacillus helveticus sp. Rosyjski and Lactobacillus acidophilus sp. 5e2

Patten, D. A., Leivers, S., Chadha, M. J., Maqsood, M., Humphreys, P. N., Laws, A. P. & Collett, A., 30 Jan 2014, In : Carbohydrate Research. 384, p. 119-27 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)

Use of in vitro human keratinocyte models to study the effect of cooling on chemotherapy drug-induced cytotoxicity

Al-Tameemi, W., Dunnill, C., Hussain, O., Komen, M. M., van den Hurk, C. J., Collett, A. & Georgopoulos, N. T., 2014, In : Toxicology in Vitro. 28, 8, p. 1366-1376 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Voltage-dependent anion channels: The wizard of the mitochondrial outer membrane

Mertins, B., Psakis, G. & Essen, L. O., 1 Dec 2014, In : Biological Chemistry. 395, 12, p. 1435-1442 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)
2013

A Novel Method for the Analysis of Slash Cuts to Clothing

Bostock, E., Parkes, G. & Williams, G., 23 Sep 2013, In : The International Open Access Journal of Forensic Research. 4, 5, 7 p., 1000197.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

A substantial prehistoric European ancestry amongst Ashkenazi maternal lineages

Costa, M. D., Pereira, J. B., Pala, M., Fernandes, V., Olivieri, A., Achilli, A., Perego, U. A., Rychkov, S., Naumova, O., Hatina, J., Woodward, S. R., Eng, K. K., MacAulay, V., Carr, M., Soares, P., Pereira, L. & Richards, M. B., 8 Oct 2013, In : Nature Communications. 4, p. 1-10 10 p., 2543.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
50 Citations (Scopus)

Biopotentiality as an index of environmental compensation for composting plants

Pivato, A., Vanin, S., Palmeri, L., Barausse, A., Mangione, G., Rasera, M. & Gianluca, M., Jul 2013, In : Waste Management. 33, 7, p. 1607-1615 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Commentary

Bradbury, J., 13 Jul 2013, In : British Dental Journal. 215, 1, p. 27 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Decomposition and entomological colonization of charred bodies-a pilot study

Vanin, S., Zanotti, E., Gibelli, D., Taborelli, A., Andreola, S. & Cattaneo, C., 2013, In : Croatian Medical Journal. 54, 4, p. 387-393 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Erratum: Drosophila clock neurons under natural conditions (Journal of Biological Rhythms (2013) 28 (3-14) (DOI: 10.1177/0748730412471303)

Menegazzi, P., Vanin, S., Yoshii, T., Rieger, D., Hermann, C., Dusik, V., Kyriacou, C. P., Helfrich-Förster, C. & Costa, R., Apr 2013, In : Journal of Biological Rhythms. 28, 2, p. 164-165 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Exploring the immunomodulatory potential of microbial-associated molecular patterns derived from the enteric bacterial microbiota

Patten, D. A. & Collett, A., 1 Aug 2013, In : Microbiology (United Kingdom). 159, 8, p. 1535-1544 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
17 Citations (Scopus)

Foraging-Farming Transitions in Island Southeast Asia

Barker, G. & Richards, M. B., Jun 2013, In : Journal of Archaeological Method and Theory. 20, 2, p. 256-280 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic and archaeological perspectives on the initial modern human colonization of southern Asia

Mellars, P., Gori, K. C., Carr, M., Soares, P. A. & Richards, M. B., 25 Jun 2013, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 110, 26, p. 10699-10704 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
170 Citations (Scopus)

Human DNA extraction from empty puparia

Marchetti, D., Arena, E., Boschi, I. & Vanin, S., 2013, In : Forensic Science International. 229, 1-3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Mitogenomes from Two Uncommon Haplogroups Mark Late Glacial/Postglacial Expansions from the Near East and Neolithic Dispersals within Europe

Olivieri, A., Pala, M., Gandini, F., Kashani, B. H., Perego, U. A., Woodward, S. R., Grugni, V., Battaglia, V., Semino, O., Achilli, A., Richards, M. B. & Torroni, A., 31 Jul 2013, In : PLoS One. 8, 7, p. 1-12 12 p., e70492.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
34 Citations (Scopus)

Myiasis by megaselia scalaris (Diptera: Phoridae) in a python affected by pulmonitis

Vanin, S., Mazzariol, S., Menandro, M. L., Lafisca, A. & Turchetto, M., Jan 2013, In : Journal of Medical Entomology. 50, 1, p. 209-211 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Nosocomial myiasis in a patient with diabetes

Dutto, M., Pellegrino, M. & Vanin, S., Jan 2013, In : Journal of Hospital Infection. 83, 1, p. 74-76 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Okra extracts as emulsifiers for acidic emulsions

Alba, K., Ritzoulis, C., Georgiadis, N. & Kontogiorgos, V., Dec 2013, In : Food Research International. 54, 2, p. 1730-1737 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Citations (Scopus)

Phase behaviour of oat β-glucan/sodium caseinate mixtures varying in molecular weight

Agbenorhevi, J. K., Kontogiorgos, V. & Kasapis, S., 1 May 2013, In : Food Chemistry. 138, 1, p. 630-637 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Phytoextraction of Cr(VI) from soil using Portulaca oleracea

Alyazouri, A. H., Jewsbury, R. A., Tayim, H. A., Humphreys, P. N. & Al-sayah, M. H., 2013, In : Toxicological and Environmental Chemistry. 95, 8, p. 1338-1347 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Potential of okra extracts in food emulsions

Alba, K. & Kontogiorgos, V., Dec 2013, In : Food Science and Technology. 27, 4, p. 12-13 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

2 Citations (Scopus)

Première évaluation de la concentration sérique de l'antigène de surface du virus de l'hépatite b après la vaccination en Libye

Translated title of the contribution: First evaluation of the serum level of anti-hepatitis b surface antigen after vaccination in LibyaMadour, A., Alkout, A. & Vanin, S., 2013, In : Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal. 19, 12, p. 990-994 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Simultaneous analysis of micro-RNA and DNA for determining the body fluid origin of DNA profiles

van der Meer, D., Uchimoto, M. L. & Williams, G., 9 Jul 2013, In : Journal of Forensic Sciences. 58, 4, p. 967-71 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Citations (Scopus)

The First Modern Human Dispersals across Africa

Rito, T., Richards, M. B., Fernandes, V., Alshamali, F., Cerny, V., Pereira, L. & Soares, P., 13 Nov 2013, In : PLoS One. 8, 11, e80031.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
69 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Aquaporin Expression Contributes to Human Transurothelial Permeability In Vitro and Is Modulated by NaCl

Rubenwolf, P. C., Georgopoulos, N. T., Kirkwood, L. A., Baker, S. C. & Southgate, J., 24 Sep 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 9, 8 p., e45339.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
22 Citations (Scopus)
13 Citations (Scopus)

Behaviour of xyloisosaccharinic acid and xyloisosaccharino-1,4-lactone in aqueous solutions at varying pHs

Almond, M., Shaw, P. B., Humphreys, P. N., Chadha, M. J., Niemelä, K. & Laws, A. P., 1 Dec 2012, In : Carbohydrate Research. 363, p. 51-57 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Differentiating between genuine damage and falsified damage to a garment following an alleged sexual assault

Williams, G., Nov 2012, In : Journal of Forensic Sciences. 57, 6, p. 1634-6 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evaluation of the cleaning efficiency of microfibre cloths processed via an ozonated laundry system

Humphreys, P. N., Hook, J. & Rout, S., Jul 2012, In : Journal of Infection Prevention. 13, 4, p. 104-108 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

Fundamental considerations in the effect of molecular weight on the glass transition of the gelatin/cosolute system

Jiang, B., Kasapis, S. & Kontogiorgos, V., 1 May 2012, In : Biopolymers. 97, 5, p. 303-310 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Mitochondrial DNA Signals of Late Glacial Recolonization of Europe from Near Eastern Refugia

Pala, M., Olivieri, A., Achilli, A., Accetturo, M., Metspalu, E., Reidla, M., Tamm, E., Karmin, M., Reisberg, T., Kashani, B. H., Perego, U. A., Carossa, V., Gandini, F., Pereira, J. B., Soares, P., Angerhofer, N., Rychkov, S., Al-Zahery, N., Carelli, V., Sanati, M. H. & 12 others, Houshmand, M., Hatina, J., MacAulay, V., Pereira, L., Woodward, S. R., Davies, W., Gamble, C., Baird, D., Semino, O., Villems, R., Torroni, A. & Richards, M. B., 4 May 2012, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 90, 5, p. 915-924 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
107 Citations (Scopus)

Rheological characterization of okra pectins

Kontogiorgos, V., Margelou, I., Georgiadis, N. & Ritzoulis, C., 1 Dec 2012, In : Food Hydrocolloids. 29, 2, p. 356-362 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

74 Citations (Scopus)

Staphylococcal biofilm-forming protein has a contiguous rod-like structure

Gruszka, D. T., Wojdyla, J. A., Bingham, R. J., Turkenburg, J. P., Manfield, I. W., Steward, A., Leech, A. P., Geoghegan, J. A., Foster, T. J., Clarke, J. & Potts, J. R., 24 Apr 2012, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109, 17, p. E1011-E1018

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Citations (Scopus)

Structural basis of peptide recognition by the angiotensin-1 converting enzyme homologue AnCE from Drosophila melanogaster

Akif, M., Masuyer, G., Bingham, R. J., Sturrock, E. D., Isaac, R. E. & Acharya, K. R., Dec 2012, In : FEBS Journal. 279, 24, p. 4525-4534 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Temperature Dependence of Relaxation Spectra for Self-Assembled Fibrillar Networks of 12-Hydroxystearic Acid in Canola Oil Organogels

Rogers, M. A. & Kontogiorgos, V., 1 Jun 2012, In : Food Biophysics. 7, 2, p. 132-137 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

The Arabian Cradle: Mitochondrial Relicts of the First Steps along the Southern Route out of Africa

Fernandes, V., Alshamali, F., Alves, M., Costa, M. D., Pereira, J. B., Silva, N. M., Cherni, L., Harich, N., Cerny, V., Soares, P., Richards, M. B. & Pereira, L., 10 Feb 2012, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 90, 2, p. 347-355 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
78 Citations (Scopus)

The cross-contamination potential of mobile telephones

White, S., Topping, A., Humphreys, P., Rout, S. & Williamson, H., 1 Nov 2012, In : Journal of Research in Nursing. 17, 6, p. 582-595 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Unexpected features of Drosophila circadian behavioural rhythms under natural conditions

Vanin, S., Bhutani, S., Montelli, S., Menegazzi, P., Green, E. W., Pegoraro, M., Sandrelli, F., Costa, R. & Kyriacou, C. P., 19 Apr 2012, In : Nature. 484, 7394, p. 371-375 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

185 Citations (Scopus)
2011

A computational model of the LGI1 protein suggests a common binding site for ADAM proteins

Leonardi, E., Andreazza, S., Vanin, S., Busolin, G., Nobile, C. & Tosatto, S. C. E., 29 Mar 2011, In : PLoS One. 6, 3, 13 p., e18142.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
30 Citations (Scopus)

Ancient voyaging and polynesian origins

Soares, P., Rito, T., Trejaut, J. A., Mormina, M., Hill, C., Tinkler-Hundal, E., Braid, M., Clarke, D. J., Loo, J., Thomson, N., Denham, T., Donohue, M., Macaulay, V., Lin, M., Oppenheimer, S. & Richards, M. B., 11 Feb 2011, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 88, 2, p. 239-247 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

105 Citations (Scopus)

Combined use of the free volume and coupling theories in the glass transition of polysaccharide/co-solute systems

Jiang, B., Kasapis, S. & Kontogiorgos, V., 10 Jan 2011, In : Carbohydrate Polymers. 83, 2, p. 926-933 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Immortalisation of Normal Human Urothelial Cells Compromises Differentiation Capacity

Georgopoulos, N. T., Kirkwood, L. A., Varley, C. L., MacLaine, N. J., Aziz, N. & Southgate, J., 1 Jul 2011, In : European Urology. 60, 1, p. 141-149 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Insects found on a human cadaver in central Italy including the blowfly Calliphora loewi (Diptera, Calliphoridae), a new species of forensic interest

Vanin, S., Gherardi, M., Bugelli, V. & Di Paolo, M., 15 Apr 2011, In : Forensic Science International. 207, 1-3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

Microstructure of hydrated gluten network

Kontogiorgos, V., 1 Nov 2011, In : Food Research International. 44, 9, p. 2582-2586 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

40 Citations (Scopus)