M J Collins
Affiliation: University of Newcastle
- Predicting protein decomposition: the case of aspartic-acid racemization kineticsM J Collins
Fossil Fuels and Environmental Geochemistry Postgraduate Institute, NRG, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 354:51-64. 1999..Thus, racemization kinetics in bone are potentially unpredictable, and the proposed use of Asx racemization to estimate the extent of DNA depurination in archaeological bones is challenged...
- Hydroxyproline interference during the gas chromatographic analysis of D/L aspartic acid in human dentineE R Waite
Fossil Fuels and Environmental Geochemistry NRG, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Int J Legal Med 112:124-31. 1999....
- An improved method for the immunological detection of mineral bound protein using hydrofluoric acid and direct captureO E Craig
Department of Fossil Fuels and Environmental Geochemistry, NRG, Drummond Building, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
J Immunol Methods 236:89-97. 2000..The combination of low temperatures and surface stabilisation enables us to detect epitopes from even partially degraded proteins. The method may have a wide application in forensic, archaeological, soil and earth sciences...