Department of Biology & Biochemistry

Research Output

2019

Rhenium and yttrium ions as antimicrobial agents against multidrug resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae and Acinetobacter baumannii biofilms

Slate, A. J., Shalamanova, L., Akhidime, I. D. & Whitehead, K. A., 5 Aug 2019, In : Letters in Applied Microbiology. 69, 3, p. 168-174 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Role of novel hormonal therapies in the management of non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer: a literature-based meta-analysis of randomized trials

Roviello, G., Gatta Michelet, M. R., D'Angelo, A., Nobili, S. & Mini, E., 15 Oct 2019, In : Clinical and Translational Oncology . p. 1-7 7 p.

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Sex ratios and bimaturism differ between temperature-dependent and genetic sex-determination systems in reptiles

Bókony, V., Milne, G., Pipoly, I., Székely, T. & Liker, A., 18 Feb 2019, In : BMC Evolutionary Biology. 19, 1, p. 57 57.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Snf2 controls pulcherriminic acid biosynthesis and antifungal activity of the biocontrol yeast Metschnikowia pulcherrima

Gore-Lloyd, D., Sumann, I., Brachmann, A., Schneeberger, K., Ortiz-Merino, R., Moreno, M., Schlafli, M., Kirner, P., Kron, A., Rueda-Mejia, M., Somerville, V., Wolfe, K., Piel, J., Ahrens, C., Henk, D. & Freimoser, F., 1 Jul 2019, In : Molecular Microbiology. 112, 1, p. 317-332 16 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Social Behaviour: Males Help When Mates Are Rare

Kingma, S. A. & Székely, T., 20 May 2019, In : Current Biology. 29, 10, p. R370-R372 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Source attribution of Campylobacter jejuni shows variable importance of chicken and ruminants reservoirs in non-invasive and invasive French clinical isolates

Berthenet, E., Thépault, A., Chemaly, M., Rivoal, K., Ducournau, A., Buissonnière, A., Bénéjat, L., Bessède, E., Mégraud, F., Sheppard, S. K. & Lehours, P., 30 May 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, p. 1-8 8 p., 8098.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Structural basis for the C-domain-selective angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibition by bradykinin-potentiating peptide b (BPPb)

Sturrock, E. D., Lubbe, L., Cozier, G. E., Schwager, S. L. U., Arowolo, A. T., Arendse, L. B., Belcher, E. & Acharya, K. R., 31 May 2019, In : Biochemical Journal. 476, 10, p. 1553-1570 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Structural Stabilisation of Disulphide-Linked Fluid-Phase C3d Dimers by Sbi Suggests a Novel B cell Subversion Strategy by Staphylococcus aureus

Wahid, A., Dunphy, R., Gibson, B., Back, C., Hallam, T., Alkhawaja, B., Harris, C., Crennell, S., Watts, A., Marchbank, K. & Van Den Elsen, J., Oct 2019, p. 437.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

SYNTHESIS OF MONOTERPENOID ESTER COMPOUNDS

Chacon, M., Leak, D. & Styles, M., 16 May 2019, IPC No. C12P5/00; C12P7/02; C12P7/62;, Patent No. WO2019092388A1, 10 Nov 2017, Priority date 10 Nov 2017

Research output: Patent

Synthetic Cannabinoid Receptor Agonists Detection using Fluorescence Spectral Fingerprinting

May, B., Naqi, H., Tipping, M., Scott, J., Husbands, S., Blagbrough, I. & Pudney, C., 15 Oct 2019, In : Analytical Chemistry. 91, 20, p. 12971-12979 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Temperate Bacteriophages from Chronic Pseudomonas aeruginosa Lung Infections Show Disease-Specific Changes in Host Range and Modulate Antimicrobial Susceptibility

Tariq, M. A., Everest, F. L. C., Cowley, L. A., Wright, R., Holt, G. S., Ingram, H., Duignan, L. A. M., Nelson, A., Lanyon, C. V., Perry, A., Perry, J. D., Bourke, S., Brockhurst, M. A., Bridge, S. H., De Soyza, A. & Smith, D. L., 4 Jun 2019, In : mSystems. 4, 4, e00191-18.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

The architecture of intra-organism mutation rate variation in plants

Hurst, L., 30 Apr 2019, In : PLoS Biology. 17, 4, 29 p., e3000191.

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The catalytic activity and secretion of zebrafish RNases are essential for their in vivo function in motor neurons and vasculature

Ferguson, R., Holloway, D. E., Chandrasekhar, A., Acharya, K. R. & Subramanian, V., 1 Feb 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, p. 1-15 15 p., 1107.

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The effects of blood conditioning films on the antimicrobial and retention properties of zirconium-nitride silver surfaces

Slate, A. J., Wickens, D., Wilson-Nieuwenhuis, J., Dempsey-Hibbert, N., West, G., Kelly, P., Verran, J., Banks, C. E. & Whitehead, K. A., 1 Jan 2019, In : Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces. 173, p. 303-311 9 p.

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The evolution of Bordetella pertussis has selected for mutations of acr that lead to sensitivity to hydrophobic molecules and fatty acids.

MacArthur, I., Belcher, T., King, J., Ramasamy, V., Alhammadi, M. & Preston, A., 10 Apr 2019, In : Emerging Microbes and Infections. 8, 1, p. 603-612 10 p.

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The evolution of the tetrapod humerus: morphometrics, disparity, and evolutionary rates

Ruta, M., Krieger, J., Angielczyk, K. & Wills, M., 1 Mar 2019, In : Earth and Environmental Sciences Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. 109, 1-2, p. 351-369 19 p.

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The forces of cancer

Sero, J. & Bakal, C., 19 Aug 2019, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 374, 1779, p. 1-3 3 p., 20190103.

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The hijackers guide to escaping complement: Lessons learned from pathogens

Ermert, D., Ram, S. & Laabei, M., 1 Oct 2019, In : Molecular Immunology. 114, p. 49-61 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

6 Citations (Scopus)

The MITF-SOX10 regulated long non-coding RNA DIRC3 is a melanoma tumour suppressor

Coe, E. A., Tan, J. Y., Shapiro, M., Louphrasitthiphol, P., Bassett, A. R., Marques, A. C., Goding, C. R. & Vance, K. W., 27 Dec 2019, In : Plos Genetics. 15, 12, e1008501.

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The Molecular Basis of Human IgG-Mediated Enhancement of C4b-Binding Protein Recruitment to Group A Streptococcus.

Ermert, D., Laabei, M., Weckel, A., Morgelin, M., Lundqvist, M., Bjorck, L., Ram, S., Linse, S. & Blom, A. M., 4 Jun 2019, In : Frontiers in Immunology. 10, JUN, 1230.

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The Roles of YAP/TAZ and the Hippo Pathway in Healthy and Diseased Skin

Rognoni, E. & Walko, G., 3 May 2019, In : Stem Cells. 8, 5, 411.

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Transgressive segregation reveals mechanisms of Arabidopsis immunity to Brassica-infecting races of white rust (Albugo candida)

Cevik, V., Boutrot, F., Apel, W., Robert-Seilaniantz, A., Furzer, O. J., Redkar, A., Castel, B., Kover, P. X., Prince, D. C., Holub, E. B. & Jones, J. D. G., 12 Feb 2019, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 116, 7, p. 2767-2773 7 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Tumour infiltrating lymphocytes and immune-related genes as predictors of outcome in pancreatic adenocarcinoma

D'Angelo, A., Sobhani, N., Roviello, G., Bagby, S., Bonazza, D., Bottin, C., Giudici, F., Zanconati, F., De Manzini, N., Guglielmi, A. & Generali, D., 5 Aug 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 8, e0219566.

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Twists or Turns: stabilising alpha vs beta turns in tetrapeptides

Hoang, H. N., Hill, T., Ruiz-Gómez, G., Diness, F., Mason, J., Wu, C., Abbenante, G., Shepherd, N. & Fairlie, D., 7 Dec 2019, In : Chemical Science. 10, 45, p. 10595-10600 6 p., C9SC04153B.

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Updates on the CDK4/6 Inhibitory Strategy and Combinations in Breast Cancer

Sobhani, N., D'Angelo, A., Pittacolo, M., Roviello, G., Miccoli, A., Corona, S. P., Bernocchi, O., Generali, D. & Otto, T., 6 Apr 2019, In : Stem Cells. 8, 4, 321.

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Using the wax moth larva Galleria mellonella infection model to detect emerging bacterial pathogens

Hernandez, R. J., Hesse, E., Dowling, A. J., Coyle, N. M., Feil, E. J., Gaze, W. H. & Vos, M., 4 Jan 2019, In : PeerJ. 6, 1, p. e6150 e6150.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Utilization of Staphylococcal Immune Evasion Protein Sbi as a Novel Vaccine Adjuvant

Yang, Y., Back, C., Gräwert, M., Wahid, A., Denton, H., Kildani, R., Paulin, J., Wörner, K., Kaiser, W., Svergun, D., Sartbaeva, A., Watts, A., Marchbank, K. J. & Van Den Elsen, J., 11 Jan 2019, In : Frontiers in Immunology. 9, p. 1-17 17 p., 3139.

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Weaponisation 'on the fly': convergent recruitment of knottin and defensin peptide scaffolds into the venom of predatory assassin flies

Jin, J., Agwa, A. J., Szanto, T. G., Csóti, A., Panyi, G., Schroeder, C. I., Walker, A. A. & King, G. F., 21 Dec 2019, In : Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 103310.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Were other humans the first victims of the sixth mass extinction?

Longrich, N., 21 Nov 2019, The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

WGS of 1058 Enterococcus faecium from Copenhagen, Denmark, reveals rapid clonal expansion of vancomycin-resistant clone ST80 combined with widespread dissemination of a vanA-containing plasmid and acquisition of a heterogeneous accessory genome

Pinholt, M., Bayliss, S. C., Gumpert, H., Worning, P., Jensen, V. V. S., Pedersen, M., Feil, E. J. & Westh, H., 1 Jul 2019, In : Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 74, 7, p. 1776-1785 10 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

What happens to the natural world if all the insects disappear?

Reynolds, S., 18 Feb 2019, The Conversation.

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Why humans (or something very similar) may have been destined to walk the Earth

Horton, J. & Taylor, T., 6 Jun 2019, The Conversation.

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Why study plovers? The significance of non-model organisms in avian ecology, behaviour and evolution

Székely, T., 1 Jul 2019, In : Journal of Ornithology. 160, 3, p. 923-933 11 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
2018

A bioimage informatics platform for high-throughput embryo phenotyping

Brown, J. M., Horner, N. R., Lawson, T. N., Fiegel, T., Greenaway, S., Morgan, H., Ring, N., Santos, L., Sneddon, D., Teboul, L., Vibert, J., Yaikhom, G., Westerberg, H. & Mallon, A-M., 1 Jan 2018, In : Briefings in Bioinformatics. 19, 1, p. 41-51 11 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

A comparative bioinformatic analysis of C9orf72

Iyer, S., Acharya, K. R. & Subramanian, V., 19 Feb 2018, In : PeerJ. 6, 2, p. e4391 e4391.

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A downy mildew effector evades recognition by polymorphism of expression and subcellular localization

Asai, S., Furzer, O. J., Cevik, V., Kim, D. S., Ishaque, N., Goritschnig, S., Staskawicz, B. J., Shirasu, K. & Jones, J. D. G., 5 Dec 2018, In : Nature Communications. 9, 1, p. 1-11 11 p., 5192.

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Advanced glycation end products modulate amyloidogenic APP processing and Tau phosphorylation: a mechanistic link between glycation and the development of Alzheimer’s disease

Batkulwar, K., Godbole, R., Banarjee, R., Kassaar, O., Williams, R. J. & Kulkarni, M., 16 May 2018, In : ACS Chemical Neuroscience. 9, 5, p. 988-1000 13 p.

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A Family of Vertebrate-Specific Polycombs Encoded by the LCOR/LCORL Genes Balance PRC2 Subtype Activities

Conway, E., Jerman, E., Healy, E., Ito, S., Holoch, D., Oliviero, G., Deevy, O., Glancy, E., Fitzpatrick, D. J., Mucha, M., Watson, A., Rice, A. M., Chammas, P., Huang, C., Pratt-Kelly, I., Koseki, Y., Nakayama, M., Ishikura, T., Streubel, G., Wynne, K. & 8 others, Hokamp, K., McLysaght, A., Ciferri, C., Di Croce, L., Cagney, G., Margueron, R., Koseki, H. & Bracken, A. P., 3 May 2018, In : Molecular Cell. 70, 3, p. 408-421.e8 14 p.

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A GWAS on Helicobacter pylori strains points to genetic variants associated with gastric cancer risk

Berthenet, E., Yahara, K., Thorell, K., Pascoe, B., Meric, G., Mikhail, J. M., Engstrand, L., Enroth, H., Burette, A., Megraud, F., Varon, C., Atherton, J. C., Smith, S., Wilkinson, T. S., Hitchings, M. D., Falush, D. & Sheppard, S. K., 2 Aug 2018, In : BMC Biology. 16, p. 1-11 11 p., 84.

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Altered Processing of β-Amyloid in SH-SY5Y Cells Induced by Model Senescent Microglia

Angelova, D. & Brown, D., 19 Dec 2018, In : ACS Chemical Neuroscience. 9, 12, p. 3137-3152 16 p.

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Analysis of Protein Glycation Using Phenylboronate Acrylamide Gel Electrophoresis

Pereira Morais, M., Munir, O. K., Flower, S., Williams, R. J., James, T. & Van Den Elsen, J., 14 Nov 2018, Electrophoretic Separation of Proteins: Methods and Protocols. T. Kurien, B. & Hal Scofield, R. (eds.). New York, U. S. A.: Humana Press, p. 161-175 (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 1855).

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A new edentulous pterosaur from the Cretaceous Kem Kem beds of south eastern Morocco

Martill, D. M., Unwin, D. M., Ibrahim, N. & Longrich, N., 1 Apr 2018, In : Cretaceous Research. 84, p. 1-12 12 p.

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A North American stem turaco, and the complex biogeographic history of modern birds

Field, D. & Hsiang, A. Y., 25 Jun 2018, In : BMC Evolutionary Biology. 18, 1, p. 1-16 16 p., 102.

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