Department of Biology & Biochemistry

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1983

The mechanisms and significance of enzymic degradation of host cell walls

Cooper, R. M., 1983, Biochemical Plant Pathology. Callow, J. A. (ed.). Wiley, p. 101-137 37 p.

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1987

Microbial depolymerases in the establishment and progress of pathogenic infections

Keon, J. P. R., Byrde, R. J. W. & Cooper, R. M., 1987, Plant Infecting Fungi: Establishment, Progress and Outcome of Pathogenic and Mutualistic Infection. Pegg, G. F. & Ayers, P. G. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 133-157 25 p.

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1989

Host cell wall loosening and separation by plant pathogens

Cooper, R. M., 1989, Cell Separation in Plants. Physiology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. Springer, p. 165-178 14 p.

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1991

Notes on word hyperbolic groups

Alonso, J. M., Brady, T., Cooper, D., Ferlini, V., and Lustig, M., Mihalik, M., Shapiro, M. & Short, H., Aug 1991, Group Theory From a Geometric Viewpoint: Proceedings of the Group Theory from a Geometrical Viewpoint. Ghys, E., Haefliger, A. & Verjovsky, A. (eds.). World Scientific Publishing, p. 3-63 61 p.

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The evolution of segment patterning mechanisms in insects

Akam, M., Tear, G. & Kelsh, R. N., 1991, The Unity of Evolutionary Biology: Proceedings of the Fourth International Congress of Systematic and Evolutionary Biology. Dudley, E. C. (ed.). Portland, Oregon: Dioscorides Press, p. 561-567 7 p.

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1992

Automatic structure and graphs of groups

Shapiro, M., 1992, Topology '90 (Columbus, OH, 1990). Berlin, Germany: De Gruyter, p. 355-380 26 p. (Ohio State Univ. Math. Res. Inst. Publ.).

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The insulin-like growth factor genes

Ward, A., 1992, The insulin-like growth factors: structure and biological functions. Schofield, P. N. (ed.). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, p. 45-79 35 p.

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1994

Short range propagation through an inhomogeneous medium

Pace, N. G., Wood, W. J. & Jones, C. M. A., 1994, Proceedings of OCEANS'94: Oceans Engineering for Today's Technology and Tomorrow's Preservation. IEEE, Vol. 3. p. III/172-III/177

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inhomogeneity
propagation
acoustics
salinity
standard deviation
1995

Measurement of adenylyl cyclase activity in cell membranes

Williams, R. J. & Kelly, E., 1995, Signal Transduction Protocols. Kendall, D. A. & Hill, S. J. (eds.). Totowa, USA: Humana Press, p. 63-77 15 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 41).

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1998

Wound and defense responses in cassava as related to post-harvest physiological deterioration

Beeching, J. R., Han, Y., Gomez-Vasquez, R., Day, R. C. & Cooper, R. M., 1998, Phytochemical Signals and Plant—Microbe Interactions . Romeo, J. T., Downum, K. R. & Verpoorte, R. (eds.). Springer, p. 231-248 (Recent Advances in Phytochemistry; vol. 32).

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1999

Automatic structures on central extensions

Neumann, W. D. & Shapiro, M., 1999, Geometric Group Theory Down Under : Proceedings of a Special Year in Geometric Group Theory, Canberra, Australia, 1996. Cossey, J., Miller, C. F., Neumann, W. D. & Shapiro, M. (eds.). Berlin, germany: De Gruyter, p. 261-280 20 p. (De Gruyter Proceedings in Mathematics).

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Challenging environmental uncertainty: dynamic boundaries beyond the selfish gene

Rayner, A. D. M., 1999, Towards an Environment Research Agenda. Warhurst, A. (ed.). Basingstoke: Macmillian, Vol. 1.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

The genetics of capsule and lipooligosaccharide biosynthesis in haemophilus influenzae

Preston, A. & Apicella, M. A., 30 Apr 1999, Genetics of Bacterial Polysaccharides. B. Goldberg, J. (ed.). 1 ed. Boca Raton: CRC Press, p. 91-109 19 p.

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2000
8 Citations (Scopus)

Neurotoxicity but not infectivity of prion proteins can be induced reversibly in vitro

Post, K., Brown, D. R., Groschup, M., Kretzschmar, H. A. & Riesner, D., 2000, Prion Diseases - Diagnosis and Pathogenesis. Groschup, M. H. & Kretzschmar, H. A. (eds.). p. 265-273 9 p.

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2001

A function for the prion protein?

Brown, D. R. & Jones, I. M., 2001, Molecular Pathology of Prion Diseases. Baker, H. (ed.). Totowa, New Jersey: Humana Press, p. 31-50 20 p.

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26 Citations (Scopus)

Assaying activity and assessing thermostability of hyperthermophilic enzymes

Daniel, R. M. & Danson, M. J., 2001, Methods in Enzymology: Hyperthermophilic Enzymes Part C. Adams, M. W. W. & Kelly, R. M. (eds.). Elsevier, Vol. 334. p. 283-293 11 p. (Methods in Enzymology).

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12 Citations (Scopus)

Citrate synthase from hyperthermophilic archaea

Danson, M. J. & Hough, D. W., 2001, Methods in Enzymology: Hyperthermophilic Enzymes Part B. Adams, M. W. W. & Kelly, R. (eds.). Elsevier Academic Press Inc, Vol. 331. p. 3-12 10 p. (Methods in Enzymology).

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Disparity versus diversity

Wills, M. A., Feb 2001, Palaeobiology II: A Synthesis. Briggs, D. E. G. & Crowther, P. R. (eds.). Oxford: Blackwell, p. 495-500 6 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

In vitro methylation of specific regions in recombinant DNA constructs by excision and religation

Dell, G., Charalambous, M. & Ward, A., 2001, Genomic Imprinting: Methods in Molecular Biology. Ward, A. (ed.). Humana Press, Vol. 181. p. 251-8 8 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 181).

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Recombinant DNA
Methylation
Alleles
Genes
Genomic Imprinting

Mammalian cloning by nuclear microinjection

Perry, A. C. F., 2001, The Cloning Sourcebook. Klotzko, A. J. (ed.). Oxford, U. K.: Oxford University Press, p. 28-42

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Morphological disparity: a primer

Wills, M. A., 2001, Fossils, Phylogeny and Form: An Analytical Approach. Adrain, JM., Lieberman, BS. & Edgecombe, GD. (eds.). New York: Plenum, p. 55-144 90 p.

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Pathogenicity and resistance in Xanthomonas blight of cassava

Cooper, R. M., Kemp, B., Day, R., Gómez-Vásquez, R. & Beeching, J. R., 2001, Plant Pathogenic Bacteria. DeBoer, SH. (ed.). Kluwer Academic Publishers, p. 319-323 5 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Presynaptic nicotinic acetylcholine receptors: subtypes mediating neurotransmitter release

Wonnacott, S., Mogg, A., Bradly, A. & Jones, I. W., Aug 2001, Nicotine Receptors in the Nervous System. Levin, E. D. (ed.). CRC Press, p. 29-50 22 p.

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Prion protein peptides: agents of death for neurons.

Brown, D. R., 2001, Molecular Pathology of Prion Diseases. Baker, H. (ed.). Totowa, New Jersey: Humana Press, p. 51-70 20 p.

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Progress towards the identification of cytokinin receptors

Hooley, R., 2001, Signal Transduction in Plants: Current Advances. Sopory, S. K., Oelmüller, R. & Maheshwari, S. C. (eds.). Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, p. 193-199 7 p.

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2002

Cloning of mice

Wakayama, T. & Perry, A. C. F., 2002, Principles of Cloning. Cibelli, J., Lanza, R. P., Campbell, K. H. S. & West, M. D. (eds.). Elsevier Academic Press Inc, p. 301-341

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Localization of neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptor subunits in rat substantia nigra and dorsal striatum

Jones, I. W., Bolam, J. P. & Wonnacott, S., 2002, Basal Gangia VII. Nicholson, L. F. B. & Faull, R. L. (eds.). Plenum Press, New York, p. 127-136 10 p.

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Mode of action of the macrocyclic lactones

Martin, R. J., Robertson, A. P. & Wolstenholme, A. J., 2002, Macrocyclic lactones in antiparasitic therapy. Vercruysse, J. & Rew, R. S. (eds.). Wallingford, UK: CABI publishing, p. 125-140 16 p.

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Post-harvest physiological deterioration of cassava

Beeching, J. R., Reilly, K., Gómez-Vásquez, R., Li, H., Han, Y., Rodriguez, M. X., Buschmann, H., Taylor, N., Fauquet, C. & Tohme, J., 2002, 12th Symposium of the International Society for Tropical Root Crops: Potential of root crops for food and industrial resources. Nakatani, M. & Komaki, K. (eds.). Tsukuba: Cultio, p. 60-66 7 p.

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Prion-like doppel protein expression correlates with heme oxygenase and nitric oxide synthase induction.

Wong, B. S., Sy, M. S. & Brown, D. R., 2002, Heme Oxygenase in Biology and Medicine.. Abraham, N. G. (ed.). New York: Plenum Press, p. 423-430 8 p.

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Prion protein: A synaptic cuproprotein

Brown, D. R., 2002, Handbook of Copper Pharmacology and Toxiciology. Massaro, E. (ed.). Totowa, New Jersey: Humana Press, p. 115-129 15 p.

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22 Citations (Scopus)

Purification and preparation of prion protein: Synaptic superoxide dismutase

Daniels, M. & Brown, D. R., 2002, Superoxide Dismutase. Vol. 349. p. 258-267 10 p. (Methods in Enzymology).

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24 Citations (Scopus)

Specification of Zebrafish Neural Crest

Kelsh, R. N. & Raible, D. W., 2002, Pattern formation in zebrafish. Solnica-Krezel, L. (ed.). London, U. K.: Springer, p. 216-236 (Results and problems in cell differentiation; vol. 40).

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2003
18 Citations (Scopus)

Choosing a cloning vector

Preston, A., 1 Jul 2003, E-coli Plasmid Vectors: Methods and Applications. Casali, N. & Preston, A. (eds.). Humana Press, p. 19-26 8 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology ; vol. 235).

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Genetic Vectors
Plasmids
Organism Cloning
Research Personnel

Copper and prion disease

Sassoon, J. & Brown, D. R., 2003, Metal Ions and Neurodegenerative Disorders. Zatta, P. (ed.). New Jersey, U. S. A.: World Scientific, p. 279-306 28 p.

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118 Citations (Scopus)

Fungal pathogens of insects: Cuticle degrading enzymes and toxins

Charnley, A. K., 2003, Advances in Botanical Research, Vol 40. Vol. 40. p. 241-321 81 p. (Advances in Botanical Research Incorporating Advances in Plant Pathology).

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Inclusionality an immersive philosophy of environmental relationships

Rayner, A. D. M., 2003, Towards an Environment Research Agenda - a second collection of papers.. Winnett, A. & Warhurst, A. (eds.). London: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 5-20 16 p.

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Mammalian Sex Chromosomes Evolution in Cooper d.N.

Dorus, S., Wyckoff, J. & Lahn, B. T., 2003, Nature Encyclopedia of the Human Genome. Vol. 3. p. 822-826 5 p.

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2004

A functional role for a copper binding prion protein.

Thompsett, A. R. & Brown, D. R., 2004, Prions and Prion Diseases: Current Perspectives.. Telling, G. (ed.). Wymondham, UK: Horizon Bioscience, p. 1-40 40 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

ES cells and nuclear transfer cloning

Perry, T. & Studer, L., 2004, Handbook of Stem Cells: Volume 1. Lanza, R., Blau, H., Melton, D., Moore, M., Donnall-Thomas, E., Verfaillie, C., Weissman, I. & West, M. (eds.). Elsevier Academic Press Inc, p. 623-634

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Metallic prions

Brown, D. R., 2004, Free Radicals: Enzymology, Signalling and Disease. p. 193-202 10 p. (Biochemical Society Symposium).

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Multienzyme complexes in the Archaea: predictions from genome sequences

Danson, M. J., Morgan, D. J., Jeffries, A. C., Hough, D. W. & Dyall-Smith, M. L., 2004, Halophilic Microorganisms. Ventosa, A. (ed.). Springer, p. 177-191 15 p.

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Multivariate phenotypic evolution in developmental hyperspace

Wolf, J. B., Frankino, W. A. & Allen, C., Apr 2004, Phenotypic Integration: Studying the Ecology and Evolution of Complex Phenotypes. Pigliucci, M. & Preston, K. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 366-389 24 p.

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Neurotoxicity and prion disease.

Sassoon, J., Banks, F. & Brown, D. R., 2004, Excitotoxicity in Neurological Disease, New Therapeutic Challenge. Ferrarese, C. & Beal, M. F. (eds.). Hingham: Kluwer, p. 265-283 19 p.

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The genotype-environment interaction and evolution when the environment contains genes

Wolf, J. B., Wade, M. J. & Brodie III, E. D., Feb 2004, Phenotypic Plasticity. Functional and Conceptual Approaches. DeWitt, T. J. & Scheiner, S. M. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 173-190 18 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Timescale separated pollination-colonisation models

Stewart-Cox, J. A., Britton, N. F. & Mogie, M., 2004, Cellular Automata. Berlin: Springer, Vol. 3305. p. 765-774 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science).

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pollination
pollen
seeds
Angiospermae
cells
2005
46 Citations (Scopus)

Eupyrene and apyrene sperm: Dichotomous spermatogenesis in Lepidoptera

Friedlander, M., Seth, R. K. & Reynolds, S. E., 2005, Advances in Insect Physiology, Vol 32. Vol. 32. p. 206-308 103 p. (Advances in Insect Physiology).

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Identifying Selection Signatures in Mammalian Genes Through the Analysis of Patterns of Gene Expression

Urrutia, A. & Hurst, L., 2005, SAGE: Current Technologies and Applications. Wang, SM. (ed.). Horizon Bioscience

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Making a home for Plasmodium post-genomics: ultrastructural organization of the blood stages

Bannister, L. H., Margos, G. & Hopkins, J. M., Sep 2005, Molecular Approaches to Malaria. Sherman, I. W. (ed.). Washington, D.C.: ASM Press

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The structures of human complement fragments C3d and C4Ad and the functional insights that they have provided

Isenman, D. E. & Van Den Elsen, J., 2005, Structural Biology of the Complement System.. Morikis, D. & Lambris, J. D. (eds.). Boca Raton, FL, USA: Taylor and Francis, p. 111-142

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