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2005

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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2006
66 Citations (Scopus)

An ABC guide to the bacterial toxin complexes

Ffrench-Constant, R. & Waterfield, N., 2006, Advances in Applied Microbiology, Vol 58. Elsevier, Vol. 58. p. 169-183 15 p. (Advances in Applied Microbiology).

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Comparative three-dimensional structure of bacterial superantigenic toxins

Baker, M. D. & Acharya, K. R., 1 Dec 2006, The Comprehensive Sourcebook of Bacterial Protein Toxins, (3rd ed.). Alouf, J. E. & Popoff, M. R. (eds.). Elsevier, p. 872-883 12 p.

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Differentiation of pancreatic cells into hepatocytes

Tosh, D., 2006, Cell Biology: A Laboratory Handbook. Celis, J. E. (ed.). 3rd ed. Burlington, Mass.: Elsevier, Vol. 1. p. 177-182 6 p.

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Cell Differentiation
Hepatocytes
Pancreas
Dexamethasone
Glucocorticoids

Epistasis and the conversion of epistatic to additive variance

Wolf, J. B., Apr 2006, Evolutionary Genetics: Concepts and Case Studies. Fox, C. W. & Wolf, J. B. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 87-89 3 p.

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Fluid relationships: the inclusional neighbourhood of oak trees and fungi

Rayner, A. D. M., 2006, The oak – history, ecology, mamagement and planning. Stockholm: Naturvårdsverket, p. 22-23 2 p.

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Individual fitness surfaces and multivariate selection

Wolf, J. B., Apr 2006, Evolutionary Genetics: Concepts and Case Studies. Fox, C. W. & Wolf, J. B. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 269-272 4 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

The Limbs

Tickle, C. & Ferretti, P., 2006, Embryos, Genes and Birth Defects. Ferretti, P., Copp, A., Tickle, C. & Moore, G. (eds.). Chichester: John Wiley & Sons

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2007

Asexuality, polyploidy and the male function

Mogie, M., Britton, N. F. & Stewart-Cox, J. A., 2007, Apomixis: Evolution, Mechanisms and Perspectives . Hörandl, E., Grossniklaus, U., van Dijk, P. & Sharbel, T. (eds.). Ruggell, Liechtenstein: Gantner Verlag, p. 195-214 20 p.

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Central metabolism

Danson, M. J., Lamble, H. J. & Hough, D. W., 2007, Archaea: Molecular and Cellular Biology. Cavicchioli, R. (ed.). Washington DC: ASM Press, p. 260-287 28 p.

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30 Citations (Scopus)

Considerations in the design and optimization of coiled coil structures

Mason, J. M., Muller, K. M. & Arndt, K. M., 2007, Protein Engineering Protocols. Arndt, K. M. & Muller, K. M. (eds.). Humana Press, p. 35-70 (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 352).

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Sequestering Agents
Oligomerization
Drug delivery
Dimers
Electrostatics

Entomopathogenic fungi and their role in pest control

Charnley, A. K. & Collins, S. A., 2007, The Mycota IV: Environmental and Microbial Relationships (2nd edition). Kubicek, C. P. & Druzhinina, I. S. (eds.). Springer, p. 159-187 29 p.

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Inclusional perspectives – making space for creativity in science

Rayner, A. D. M., 2007, Cascade – Creativity Across Science, Art, Dyslexia, Education. Kiziewicz, M. & Biggs, I. (eds.). University of Bath: Learning Support Service, p. 71-78 8 p.

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Pigmentation

Parichy, D. & Kelsh, R. N., 2007, Fish Larval Physiology. Finn, R. N. & Kapoor, B. G. (eds.). U. S. A.: Science Publishers Inc., Enfield., p. 27-49

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Population declines in North American shorebirds: ecology, life-history and sexual selection

Thomas, G. H., Lanctot, R. B. & Szekely, T., 2007, Waterbirds around the World. Boere, G. C., Galbraith, C. A. & Stroud, D. A. (eds.). Edinburgh: The Stationery Office, p. 207-208 2 p.

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83 Citations (Scopus)

Sexual size dimorphism in birds

Székely, T., Lislevand, T. & Figuerola, J., 2007, Sex, Size and Gender Roles: Evolutionary Studies of Sexual Size Dimorphism. Fairbairn, D. J., Blanckehorn, W. U. & Szekely, T. (eds.). Oxford University Press

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dimorphism
birds
sexual selection
allometry
fecundity

Superantigens

Baker, M. D. & Acharya, K. R., 2007, Immunology: From Cell Biology to Disease. Meyers, R. A. (ed.). Weinheim: Wiley-VCH, p. 27-41 15 p.

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Superantigens- Structure, function and diversity

Baker, M. D. & Acharya, K. R., 2007, Superantigens: Molecular Basis for Their Role in Human Diseases. Kotb, M. & Fraser, J. D. (eds.). ASM Press, p. 121-135 15 p.

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The Hox gene network in vertebrate limb development

Tickle, C., 2007, HOX Gene Expression. Papageorgiou, S. (ed.). New York: Springer, p. 42-52

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23 Citations (Scopus)

The insect toxin complex of Yersinia

Waterfield, N., Hares, M., Hinchliffe, S., Wren, B. & Ffrench-Constant, R., 2007, Genus Yersinia: From Genomics to Function. Springer, Vol. 603. p. 247-257 11 p. (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology).

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Photorhabdus
Yersinia
toxins
insects
Serratia entomophila
2008

Entries on Developmental Biology, Transdifferentiation and University of Minnesota

Slack, J., 2008, Encyclopedia of Stem Cell Research. Svendsen, C. N. & Ebert, A. D. (eds.). Sage Publications, Vol. Vols 1 and 2.

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Developmental Biology
Stem Cells
Stem Cell Research
Encyclopedias
Regenerative Medicine
2 Citations (Scopus)

Enzyme stability and activity at high temperatures

Daniel, R. M., Danson, M. J., Hough, D. W., Lee, C. K., Peterson, M. E. & Cowan, D. A., 2008, Protein adaptation in extremophiles. Siddiqui, K. S. & Thomas, T. (eds.). New York, U. S. A.: Nova Science Publishers, p. 1-34 34 p.

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Natural Inclusion - from adversity with love

Rayner, A. D. M., 2008, Gifts, Talents and Education: A Living Theory Approach. Hymer, B., Whitehead, J. & Huxtable, M. (eds.). Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, p. 5-9 5 p.

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Prions and trace elements

Brown, D. R., 2008, Trace elements in animal production systems OTEANE. Schlegel, P., Durosoy, S. & Jongbloed, A. W. (eds.). Wageningen, Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 231-242 12 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Protein engineering

Willemsen, T., Hagemann, U. B., Stebel, S. C., Mason, J. M., Müller, K. M. & Arndt, K. M., 1 Dec 2008, Molecular Biomethods Handbook. Walker, J. M. & Rapley, R. (eds.). 2nd ed. Totowa, U. S. A.: Humana Press, p. 587-629 43 p.

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Protein Engineering
Proteins
Mutation
Site-Directed Mutagenesis
Mutagenesis
6 Citations (Scopus)

Sexual size dimorphism: Patterns and processes

Serrano-Meneses, M. A., Córdoba-Aguilar, A. & Székely, T., 2008, Dragonflies and Damselflies: Model Organisms for Ecological and Evolutionary Research. Oxford University Press

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dimorphism
Zygoptera
Anisoptera (Odonata)
fecundity
Odonata
2009

ATHON: Studying toxicity and transport of highly purified NDL-PCBs in a refined in vitro model of the human placental barrier

Carreira, S. C., Cartwright, L., Saunders, M. & Thawley, S., 2009, Toxicology Letters. Kehrer, J. P. (ed.). Supplement 1 ed. Elsevier, Vol. 189. p. S195-S195

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Genetics and evolutionary consequences of maternal effects

Cheverud, J. M. & Wolf, J. B., Jun 2009, Maternal Effects in Mammals. Maestripieri, D. & Mateo, J. M. (eds.). Chicago University Press, p. 11-37 27 p.

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Microbial glycosylated components in plant disease

Dow, M., Molinaro, A. & Cooper, R. M., Aug 2009, Microbial Glycobiology: Structures, Relevance and Application. Moran, A., Brennan, P., Holst, O. & von Itszstein, M. (eds.). Elsevier, p. 803-820 18 p.

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82 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular and cellular mechanisms of action of nicotine in the CNS

Barik, J. & Wonnacott, S., 2009, Nicotine Psychopharmacology. Henningfield, J. E., London, E. D. & Pogun, S. (eds.). Berlin: Springer, Vol. 192. p. 173-207 35 p. (Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology).

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Nicotine
Nicotinic Receptors
Permeability
Tobacco Use Disorder
Presynaptic Terminals
80 Citations (Scopus)

Physiology of mycobacteria

Cook, G. M., Berney, M., Gebhard, S., Heinemann, M., Cox, R. A., Danilchanka, O. & Niederweiss, M., 2009, Advances in Microbial Physiology. Elsevier, Vol. 55. p. 81-182

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Reprogramming of liver to pancreas

Thowfeequ, S., Li, W-C., Slack, J. M. & Tosh, D., 2009, Stem Cells in Regenerative Medicine. Audet, J. & Stanford, W. L. (eds.). 482 ed. Humana Press, p. 407-418 12 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology).

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Pancreas
Islets of Langerhans Transplantation
Liver
Homologous Transplantation
Cell- and Tissue-Based Therapy
9 Citations (Scopus)

Sperm Proteomics and Genomics

Karr, T. L. & Dorus, S., 2009, Sperm Biology: an Evolutionary Approach. Birkhead, T. R., Hosken, D. & Pitnick, S. (eds.). New York: Elsevier

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2010

Asking the Right Questions: What Can the Structure of the CCN Protein Domains Tell Us?

Holbourn, K. P., Perbal, B. & Acharya, K. R., 2010, CCN Proteins in Health and Disease: An Overview of the Fifth International Workshop on the CCN Family of Genes. Perbal, A., Takigawa, M. & Perbal, B. (eds.). Dordrecht: Springer, p. 15-40 26 p. (CCN Proteins in Health and Disease).

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Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein 2
Cell Adhesion
Wound Healing
Cell Survival
Proteins
11 Citations (Scopus)

Derivation of primary choroid plexus epithelial cells from the mouse

Menheniott, T. R., Charalambous, M. & Ward, A., 2010, Mouse Cell Culture: Methods and Protocols. Ward, A. & Tosh, D. (eds.). Humana Press, Vol. 633. p. 207-20 14 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 633).

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Choroid Plexus
Epithelial Cells
Cytarabine
Epithelium
Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors

Evolution of Regeneration

Slack, J., 2010, Heart Development and Regeneration . Rosenthal, N. & Harvey, R. P. (eds.). Elsevier Academic Press Inc, Vol. 2. p. 827-837 10 p. 12.1

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Regeneration
Cells
Visible
Dedifferentiation
Cut
4 Citations (Scopus)

In vitro reprogramming of pancreatic cells to hepatocytes

Eberhard, D., O’Neill, K., Burke, Z. D. & Tosh, D., 2010, Cellular Programming and Reprogramming: Methods and Protocols. Ding, S. (ed.). 636 ed. Humana Press, p. 285-292 8 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology).

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Hepatocytes
Glucocorticoids
Liver
Xenobiotics
Dexamethasone

Isolation, culture, and characterisation of mouse embryonic oesophagus and intestine

Quinian, J. M., Yu, W-Y. & Tosh, D., 2010, Mouse Cell Culture: Methods and Protocols. Ward, A. & Tosh, D. (eds.). 633 ed. Humana Press, p. 81-90 10 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology).

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esophagus
intestines
gastrointestinal system
mice
fibronectins
118 Citations (Scopus)

Isolation and culture of adult mouse hepatocytes

Li, W-C., Ralphs, K. L. & Tosh, D., 2010, Mouse Cell Culture: Methods and Protocols. Ward, A. & Tosh, D. (eds.). 633 ed. Humana Press, p. 185-196 12 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology).

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Hepatocytes
Liver
Collagenases
Perfusion
Xenobiotics
4 Citations (Scopus)

Isolation and culture of embryonic pancreas and liver

Burke, Z. D., Li, W-C., Slack, J. & Tosh, D., 2010, Mouse Cell Culture: Methods and Protocols. Ward, A. & Tosh, D. (eds.). 633 ed. Humana Press, p. 91-99 9 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology).

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Pancreas
Liver
Embryonic Structures
Organogenesis
Fibronectins

Microbial MAMPs

Cooper, R. M., 2010, Induced Resistance in Plants: New Concepts and Applications. Brasilia-DF: Sociedade Brasileira de Fitopatologia, p. 99-116 18 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Population Biology of Lyme Borreliosis Spirochetes

Kurtenbacj, K., Gatewood, A. G., Bent, S. J., Vollmer, S. A., Ogden, N. H. & Margos, G., 2010, Bacterial Population Genetics in Infectious Disease. Robinson, D. A., Falush, D. & Feil, E. J. (eds.). Chichester: Wiley

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Population Genetics of Campylobacter

Sheppard, S. K., Maiden, M. C. J. & Falush, D., 24 Mar 2010, Bacterial Population Genetics in Infectious Disease. Robinson, A., Falush, D. & J. Feil, E. (eds.). John Wiley and Sons Inc., p. 181-194 14 p.

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Quantitative genetics of social behavior

Bleakley, B. H., Wolf, J. B. & Moore, A. J., Aug 2010, Social Behaviour: Genes, Ecology and Evolution. Szekely, T., Komdeur, J. & Moore, A. J. (eds.). Cambridge University Press

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Synuclein proteins and their roles as metal binding proteins

Wang, X. & Brown, D. R., 2010, Metals and Neurodegeneration. Huang, S. (ed.). Research Signpost, p. 177-210 34 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Where does campylobacter come from? A molecular odyssey

Cody, A. J., Colles, F. M., Sheppard, S. K. & Maiden, M. C. J., 1 Dec 2010, Hot Topics in Infection and Immunity in Children VI. Finn, A., Pollard, A. & Curtis, N. (eds.). New York: Springer, p. 47-56 10 p. (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; vol. 659).

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Open Access
2011
9 Citations (Scopus)

Essential techniques for introducing medaka to a zebrafish laboratory—towards the combined use of medaka and zebrafish for further genetic dissection of the function of the vertebrate genome

Porazinski, S., Wang, H. & Furutani-Seiki, M., 2011, Vertebrate Embryogenesis : Methods in Molecular Biology. Pelegri, F. J. (ed.). New York: Humana Press, Vol. 770. p. 211-241 31 p.

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Danio rerio
vertebrates
genome
phenotype
mutants

Fusarium oxysporum wilt of oil palm: seed contamination, intercontinental spread and the development of eradication and rapid detection for seed quarantine

Cooper, R. M., 2011, Annals of 11th Symposium of Management of Plant Diseases : Technological Innovations in Seed Health. Pfenning, L. H., Mitzubuti, E. S. G. & Resende, M. L. G. (eds.). Brasília-DF : Sociedade Brasileira de Fitopatologia, p. 29-46

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2 Citations (Scopus)

In vivo imaging of tight junctions using claudin-EGFP transgenic medaka

Miyamoto, T., Furuse, M. & Furutani-Seiki, M., 2011, Claudins : Methods in Molecular Biology. Kursad, T. (ed.). New York: Humana Press, Vol. 762. p. 171-178 8 p.

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Oryzias
Tight Junctions
Extracellular Space
Cell Adhesion
Embryonic Development

Oganismus un Welt

Jarvilehto, T., Rayner, A. D. M. & Jarvilehto, L., 2011, Sinne, Körper und Bewegung. Enzyklopädisches Handbuch der Behindertenpädagogik. Jantzen, W., Walthes, R. & Dederich, M. (eds.). Stuttgart: Kohlhammer, Vol. 9. p. 102-112 11 p.

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