Life Sciences

CollegeLiberal Arts and Sciences
HeadDr John Murphy
Sort by Date Title

Contemporary issues in environmental law and policy

Book

McEldowney, J. and McEldowney, S. 2020. Contemporary issues in environmental law and policy. Cheltenham Edward Elgar.

Populated Collagen Hydrogel and Polyhydroxyalkanoate Composites: Novel Matrices for Cartilage Repair and Regeneration?

Conference poster

De Pascale, C., Marcello, E., Getting, S.J., Roy, I. and Locke, I.C. Populated Collagen Hydrogel and Polyhydroxyalkanoate Composites: Novel Matrices for Cartilage Repair and Regeneration? OARSI World Congress on Osteoarthritis . Toronto, Canada 02 Mar - 05 May 2019

Comprehensive HPTLC fingerprinting as a tool for a simplified analysis of purity of ginkgo products

Journal article

Frommenwiler, D.A., Booker, A., Vila, R., Heinrich, M., Reich, E. and Cañigueral, S. 2019. Comprehensive HPTLC fingerprinting as a tool for a simplified analysis of purity of ginkgo products. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1016/j.jep.2019.112084

Complement component C4-like protein in Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua L.) - Detection in ontogeny and identification of post-translational deimination in serum and extracellular vesicles

Journal article

Lange, S., Kraev, I., Magnadottir, B. and Dodds, A.W. 2019. Complement component C4-like protein in Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua L.) - Detection in ontogeny and identification of post-translational deimination in serum and extracellular vesicles. Developmental and Comparative Immunology. 101, p. 103437. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1016/j.dci.2019.103437

Biodiversity and Taxonomy of the Parasitic Crustacea

Book chapter

Boxshall, G. and Hayes, P. 2019. Biodiversity and Taxonomy of the Parasitic Crustacea. in: Smit, N.J., Bruce, N.L. and Hadfield, K.A. (ed.) Parasitic Crustacea Springer. pp. 73-134

JoVE Methods Collection Highlights: Protein-Protein Interactions

Journal article

Barr, A.J. and Overduin, M. 2019. JoVE Methods Collection Highlights: Protein-Protein Interactions. Journal of Visualized Experiments. 148, p. e59816. doi:10.3791/59816

Energy harvesting from Microbial Fuel Cells – Wastewater to Electricity

Conference poster

Breheny, M., Bowman, K., Turgul, V., Keshavarz, T., Kale, I., Gomaa, O. and Kyazze, G. 2019. Energy harvesting from Microbial Fuel Cells – Wastewater to Electricity. 1st Annual EBNet Early Career Conference. Sheffield Hallam University 01 - 02 Jul 2019

Serious Games for Mathematics Support in Higher Education

Conference poster

Ferrier, C. 2019. Serious Games for Mathematics Support in Higher Education. Economou, D. (ed.) Immersive Learning Research Network Conference. London 23 - 27 Jun 2019 Verlag der Technischen Universität Graz.

Effects of upper-body, lower-body, or combined resistance training on the ratio of follistatin and myostatin in middle-aged men

Journal article

Bagheri, R., Rashidlamir, A., Motevalli, M., Elliott, B., Mehrabani, J. and Wong, A. 2019. Effects of upper-body, lower-body, or combined resistance training on the ratio of follistatin and myostatin in middle-aged men. European Journal of Applied Physiology. pp. 1-11. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1007/s00421-019-04180-z

A Sustainable Approach for the Downstream Processing of Bacterial Polyhydroxyalkanoates: State-of-the-art and latest developments

Journal article

Perez Rivero, C., López-Gómez, J.P. and Roy, I. 2019. A Sustainable Approach for the Downstream Processing of Bacterial Polyhydroxyalkanoates: State-of-the-art and latest developments. Biochemical Engineering Journal. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1016/j.bej.2019.107283

Development of a biocathode system in microbial fuel cells for improved treatment of azo dyes

PhD thesis

Mani, P. 2019. Development of a biocathode system in microbial fuel cells for improved treatment of azo dyes. PhD thesis University of Westminster School of Life Sciences

Genome wide association study of MRI liver iron content confirms pathogenic role of hepcidin regulation

Journal article

Wilman, H.R., Parisinos, C.A., Atabaki-Pasdar, N., Kelly, M., Thomas, E.L., Neubauer, S., Mahajan, A., Hingorani, A.D., Patel, R.S., Hemingway, H., Franks, P.W., Bell, J.D., Banerjee, R. and Yaghootkar, H. 2019. Genome wide association study of MRI liver iron content confirms pathogenic role of hepcidin regulation. Journal of Hepatology. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1016/j.jhep.2019.05.032

Endocrine Resistance in Hormone Receptor Positive Breast Cancer–From Mechanism to Therapy

Journal article

Rani, A., Stebbing, J., Giamas, G. and Murphy, J.J. 2019. Endocrine Resistance in Hormone Receptor Positive Breast Cancer–From Mechanism to Therapy. Frontiers in endocrinology. 10, p. 245. doi:10.3389/fendo.2019.00245

Plasma non-termal: teknologi baru yang dapat membunuh 99,9% kuman mematikan di udara

Other

Mohammed, M. 2019. Plasma non-termal: teknologi baru yang dapat membunuh 99,9% kuman mematikan di udara.

Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment in hospital and hospital-at-home settings: a mixed-methods study

Article

Godfrey, M., Gardner, M., Shepperd, S., Mäkelä, P., Tsiachristas, A., Singh-Mehta, A., Ellis, G., Khanna, P., Langhorne, P., Makin, S. and Stott, D.J. 2019. Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment in hospital and hospital-at-home settings: a mixed-methods study. Health Services and Delivery Research. 7 (10). doi:10.3310/hsdr07100

Deiminated Proteins in Extracellular Vesicles and Plasma of Nurse Shark (Ginglymostoma cirratum) - Novel Insights into Shark Immunity

Journal article

Criscitiello, M.F., Kraev, I. and Lange, S. 2019. Deiminated Proteins in Extracellular Vesicles and Plasma of Nurse Shark (Ginglymostoma cirratum) - Novel Insights into Shark Immunity. Fish and Shellfish Immunology. doi:10.1016/j.fsi.2019.06.012

Peptidylarginine Deiminase Inhibitors Reduce Bacterial Membrane Vesicle Release and Sensitise Bacteria to Antibiotic Treatment

Journal article

Kosgodage, U., Matewele, P., Mastroianni, G., Kraev, I., Brotherton, D., Awamaria, B., Nicholas, A.P., Lange, S. and Inal, J.M. 2019. Peptidylarginine Deiminase Inhibitors Reduce Bacterial Membrane Vesicle Release and Sensitise Bacteria to Antibiotic Treatment. Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology. 9, p. 227. doi:10.3389/fcimb.2019.00227

An In Vitro 3D Model to Evaluate Behaviour of Breast Cancer Cells and Response to Treatment

PhD thesis

Azimi, T. 2019. An In Vitro 3D Model to Evaluate Behaviour of Breast Cancer Cells and Response to Treatment. PhD thesis University of Westminster Life Sciences

Molecular Diagnostics

Scholarly edition

Warford, A. and Presneau, N. (ed.) 2019. Molecular Diagnostics. Oxford Oxford University Press.

Investigating microbial communication for enhanced production of biodegradable plastics

Conference paper

Aziz, Z., Kyazze, G. and Keshavarz, T. 2019. Investigating microbial communication for enhanced production of biodegradable plastics. Postgraduate Fair 2016. NCS, University of Westminster 28 Apr 2016

Extracellular Vesicles from Cod (Gadus morhua L.) Mucus contain Innate Immune Factors and Deiminated Protein Cargo

Journal article

Magnadóttir, B., Kraev, I., Gudmundsdottir, S., Dodds, A.W. and Lange, S. 2019. Extracellular Vesicles from Cod (Gadus morhua L.) Mucus contain Innate Immune Factors and Deiminated Protein Cargo. Developmental and Comparative Immunology. p. 103397. doi:10.1016/j.dci.2019.103397

The Conversation: Non-thermal plasma: new technology could kill 99.9% of the deadly germs in the air.

Other

Mohammed, M. 2019. The Conversation: Non-thermal plasma: new technology could kill 99.9% of the deadly germs in the air. The Conversation.

The Invasome of Salmonella Dublin as Revealed by Whole Genome Sequencing

Book chapter

Mohammed, M., Le Hello, S., Leekitcharoenphon, P. and Hendriksen, R. 2019. The Invasome of Salmonella Dublin as Revealed by Whole Genome Sequencing. in: Top 5 Contributions in Infectious Diseases Avid Science.

Optimization of water extract of Cinnamomum burmannii bark to ascertain its in vitro antidiabetic and antioxidant activities

Journal article

Ervina, M., Lie, H.S., Diva, J., Caroline, Tewfik, S. and Tewfik, I. 2019. Optimization of water extract of Cinnamomum burmannii bark to ascertain its in vitro antidiabetic and antioxidant activities. Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology. 19, p. 101152. doi:10.1016/j.bcab.2019.101152

Turmeric (Curcuma longa L.) products: What quality differences exist?

Journal article

Chatzinasiou, L., Booker, A., MacLennan, E., Mackonochie, M. and Heinrich, M. 2019. Turmeric (Curcuma longa L.) products: What quality differences exist? Journal of Herbal Medicine. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1016/j.hermed.2019.100281

The health impact of nature exposure and green exercise across the life course: a pilot study

Journal article

Wood, C. and Smyth, N. 2019. The health impact of nature exposure and green exercise across the life course: a pilot study. International Journal of Environmental Health Research. pp. 1-10. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1080/09603123.2019.1593327

Evaluating the benefits of virtual training for bioscience students

Journal article

Coleman, S.K. and Smith, C.L. 2019. Evaluating the benefits of virtual training for bioscience students. Higher Education Pedagogies. doi:10.1080/23752696.2019.1599689

Employer and work-based student perceptions of virtual laboratory teaching and assessment resources

Journal article

Smith, C.L., Coleman, S.K. and Ferrier, C. 2019. Employer and work-based student perceptions of virtual laboratory teaching and assessment resources. Work Based Learning e-Journal International. 8 (1), pp. 53-70.

Plants with antimalarial properties: a systematic review of the current clinical evidence

Journal article

Aracil, A. and Green, J. 2019. Plants with antimalarial properties: a systematic review of the current clinical evidence. European Journal of Integrative Medicine. 28, pp. 76-85. doi:10.1016/j.eujim.2019.04.005

Supporting self-management after traumatic brain injury: Codesign and evaluation of a new intervention across a trauma pathway

Journal article

Makela, P., Jones, F., de Sousa de Abreu, M.I., Hollinshead, L. and Ling, J. 2019. Supporting self-management after traumatic brain injury: Codesign and evaluation of a new intervention across a trauma pathway. Health Expectations. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1111/hex.12898

Effect of age and pregnancy on the murine melanocortin system in the female reproductive system

PhD thesis

Berruien, N. 2019. Effect of age and pregnancy on the murine melanocortin system in the female reproductive system. PhD thesis University of Westminster Life Sciences

Discovery of biomarkers for glycaemic deterioration before and after the onset of type 2 diabetes: descriptive characteristics of the epidemiological studies within the IMI DIRECT Consortium

Journal article

Koivula, R.W., Forgie, I.M., Kurbasic, A., Viñuela, A., Heggie, A., Giordano, G.N., Hansen, T.H., Hudson, M., Koopman, A.D., Rutters, F., Siloaho, M., Allin, K.H., Brage, S., Brorsson, C.A., Dawed, A.Y., De Masi, F., Groves, C.J., Kokkola, T., Mahajan, A., Perry, M.H., Rauh, S.P., Ridderstråle, M., Teare, H.J.A., Thomas, E.L., Tura, A., Vestergaard, H., White, T., Adamski, J., Bell, J.D., Beulens, J., Brunak, S., Dermitzakis, E.T., Froguel, P., Frost, G., Gupta, R., Hansen, T., Hattersley, A., Jablonka, B., Kaye, J., Laakso, M., McDonald, T.J., Pedersen, O., Schwenk, J.M., Pavo, I., Mari, A., McCarthy, M.I., Ruetten, H., Walker, M., Pearson, E. and Franks, P.W. 2019. Discovery of biomarkers for glycaemic deterioration before and after the onset of type 2 diabetes: descriptive characteristics of the epidemiological studies within the IMI DIRECT Consortium. Diabetologia. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1007/s00125-019-4906-1

Characterization of the Mobilome of Invasive Non-typhoidal Salmonella Dublin

Conference poster

Mohammed, M. 2019. Characterization of the Mobilome of Invasive Non-typhoidal Salmonella Dublin. The Microbiology Society. ICC Belfast, UK 08 - 11 Apr 2019

Characterisation of Prophages in Salmonella Typhimurium DT8

Conference poster

Thapa, S. and Mohammed, M. 2019. Characterisation of Prophages in Salmonella Typhimurium DT8. The Microbiology Society. ICC Belfast, UK 08 - 11 Apr 2019

Novel Approaches for Treatment and Prevention of Invasive Non-typhoidal Salmonella

Conference poster

Mohammed, M. 2019. Novel Approaches for Treatment and Prevention of Invasive Non-typhoidal Salmonella. Research & Innovation ELRIG . Cambridge 02 - 03 Apr 2019

Peptidylarginine Deiminase inhibition abolishes the production of large extracellular vesicles from Giardia intestinalis, affecting host-pathogen interactions by hindering adhesion to host cells

Journal article

Gavinho, B., Rossi, I., Evans-Osses, E., Lange, S. and Ramirez, M.I. 2019. Peptidylarginine Deiminase inhibition abolishes the production of large extracellular vesicles from Giardia intestinalis, affecting host-pathogen interactions by hindering adhesion to host cells. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1101/586438

Intraperitoneal delivery of acetate-encapsulated liposomal nanoparticles for neuroprotection of the penumbra in a rat model of ischemic stroke

Journal article

So, P.W., Ekonomou, A., Galley, K., Brody, Leigh, Sahuri-Arisoylu, M., Rattray, I., Cash, D. and Bell, J.D. 2019. Intraperitoneal delivery of acetate-encapsulated liposomal nanoparticles for neuroprotection of the penumbra in a rat model of ischemic stroke. International Journal of Nanomedicine. 2019 (14), p. 1979–1991. doi:10.2147/IJN.S193965

Unblocking high-value botanical value chains: Is there a role for blockchain systems?

Journal article

Booker, A., Heinrich, M., Scotti, F., Fitzgerald, M., Kum, K.Y. and Lobel, K. 2019. Unblocking high-value botanical value chains: Is there a role for blockchain systems? Frontiers in Pharmacology. 10, p. 396. doi:10.3389/fphar.2019.00396

Enrichment of microbial biocathodes to replace platinum catalyst in microbial fuel cells

Conference poster

Bowman, K., Mani, P., Breheny, M., Gomaa, O., Keshavarz, T. and Kyazze, G. 2019. Enrichment of microbial biocathodes to replace platinum catalyst in microbial fuel cells. Electromicrobiology - from electrons to ecosystems. Aarhus, Denmark 21 - 22 Mar 2019

Intact Sample Analysis

Book chapter

Warford, A. and Volpi, E. 2019. Intact Sample Analysis. in: Warford, A. and Presneau, Nadège (ed.) Molecular Diagnostics Oxford University Press.


People


Ashioti, Maria

Senior Lecturer


Barr, Alastair

Senior Lecturer


Basnett, Pooja

Research Fellow


Begum, Rumy

Senior Lecturer


Bell, Jimmy

Professor


Biggs, Christopher

Senior Lecturer


BOOKER, Anthony

Senior Lecturer


Bowman, Kyle

Research Assistant


Breheny, Mark

Research Assistant


Chong, Nelson

Assistant Head of School


Coleman, Sarah

Senior Lecturer


Curley, Paul

Senior Lecturer


Dalby, Andrew

Senior Lecturer


Davis, Steve

Senior Lecturer


Deb, Sanjoy

Lecturer


Farahmand, Nasim

Research Associate


Ferrier, Chrystalla

Senior Lecturer


Fitzsimons, Owen

Research Associate


Gaze, David

Lecturer


Getting, Stephen

Principal Lecturer


Green, Julia

Senior Lecturer


Greenwell, Pamela

Principal Lecturer


Harmer, Ian

Senior Lecturer


Haroun, Justin

Senior Lecturer


Hawkins, Liz

Senior Lecturer


Hayes, Polly

Lecturer


Jurcevic, Stipo

Senior Lecturer


Kalampouka, Ifigeneia

KEEP - Research Fellow


Keith, Regina

Senior Lecturer


Keshavarz, Taj

Professor of Biotechnology


Kimmitt, Patrick

Senior Lecturer


Kyazze, Godfrey

Senior Lecturer


Lange, Sigrun

Senior Lecturer


Lawrence, Niki

Senior Lecturer


Lewis, Jane

Professor


Liu, Joan

Senior Lecturer


Locke, Ian

Principal Lecturer


Madgwick, Tony

Principal Lecturer


McCormick, Adele

Senior Lecturer


Mould, Rhys

Research Fellow


Naufahu, Jane

Senior Lecturer


Oldham, Elizabeth

Senior Lecturer


Parkinson, James

Research Fellow


Parry, Martin

Emeritus Fellow


Percy, Linda

Senior Lecturer


Polley, Marie

Senior Lecturer


Porakishvili, Nina

Principal Lecturer


Potter, Mike

Senior Lecturer


Presneau, Nadege

Senior Lecturer


Raheem, Saki

Lecturer


Redway, Keith

Emeritus Fellow


Robertson, Claire

Senior Lecturer


Roy, Ipsita

Professor


Scorzon, Cinzia

Senior Lecturer


Seyoum, Teddy

Senior Lecturer


Smith, Caroline

Assistant Head of School


Swann, Jessica

Senior Lecturer


Tewfik, Ihab

Senior Lecturer


Thomas, Louise

Senior Lecturer


Thompson, Stuart

Senior Lecturer


Tinworth, Lorna

Senior Lecturer


Usher, Louise

Research Fellow


Uysal Onganer, Pinar

Senior Lecturer


Whitcher, Brandon

Senior Imaging Scientist


Wilson, Jane

Senior Lecturer


Wood, Carly

Lecturer


Zariwala, Mohammed Gulrez

Assistant Head of School