University of Glasgow

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Organization: University of Glasgow
Country: UK

Top Publications

  1. doi Pulmonary hypertension: a contraindication to the use of {beta}-adrenoceptor blocking agents
    A Peacock
    Scottish Pulmonary Vascular Unit, Level 1 Regional Heart and Lung Centre, Golden Jubilee National Hospital, Beardmore Street, Glasgow G81 4HX, UK
    Thorax 65:454-5. 2010
  2. ncbi Dielectrophoresis of DNA: time- and frequency-dependent collections on microelectrodes
    David J Bakewell
    Department of Electronics and Electrical Engineering, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8LT, UK
    IEEE Trans Nanobioscience 5:1-8. 2006
  3. ncbi The mechanisms of action of gabapentin and pregabalin
    Graeme J Sills
    Epilepsy Unit Division of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, Western Infirmary, Glasgow G11 6NT, Scotland
    Curr Opin Pharmacol 6:108-13. 2006
  4. ncbi Pharmacodiagnostic testing in breast cancer: focus on HER2 and trastuzumab therapy
    John M S Bartlett
    Section of Surgical and Translational Research, Division of Cancer, Department of Surgery, Sciences and Molecular Pathology, Endocrine Cancer Group, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland
    Am J Pharmacogenomics 5:303-15. 2005
  5. ncbi Antiarrhythmic effect of carvedilol after acute myocardial infarction: results of the Carvedilol Post-Infarct Survival Control in Left Ventricular Dysfunction (CAPRICORN) trial
    John McMurray
    Department of Cardiology, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:525-30. 2005
  6. ncbi Differences in the neurochemical characteristics of the cortex and striatum of mice with cerebral malaria
    C J Clark
    Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    Parasitology 130:23-9. 2005
  7. ncbi Application of targeted radiotherapy/gene therapy to bladder cancer cell lines
    Natasha E Fullerton
    Centre for Oncology and Applied Pharmacology, University of Glasgow, Cancer Research UK Beatson Laboratories, Garscube Estate, Switchback Road, Glasgow G61 1BD, UK
    Eur Urol 47:250-6. 2005
  8. ncbi Family witnessed resuscitation in UK emergency departments: a survey of practice
    M G Booth
    Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Departments of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Glasgow, UK
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 21:725-8. 2004
  9. pmc When saliva meets acid: chemical warfare at the oesophagogastric junction
    K E L McColl
    University of Glasgow, Section of Medicine, Western Infirmary, 44 Church St, Glasgow G11 6NT, UK
    Gut 54:1-3. 2005
  10. pmc Plasmodium interspersed repeats: the major multigene superfamily of malaria parasites
    Christoph S Janssen
    Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, Division of Infection and Immunity, IBLS, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    Nucleic Acids Res 32:5712-20. 2004

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Publications62

  1. doi Pulmonary hypertension: a contraindication to the use of {beta}-adrenoceptor blocking agents
    A Peacock
    Scottish Pulmonary Vascular Unit, Level 1 Regional Heart and Lung Centre, Golden Jubilee National Hospital, Beardmore Street, Glasgow G81 4HX, UK
    Thorax 65:454-5. 2010
    ..This is not a new discovery, but it is nonetheless poorly recognised in day-to-day clinical practice...
  2. ncbi Dielectrophoresis of DNA: time- and frequency-dependent collections on microelectrodes
    David J Bakewell
    Department of Electronics and Electrical Engineering, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8LT, UK
    IEEE Trans Nanobioscience 5:1-8. 2006
    ..The differences between experiment and theory are discussed with suggested improvements to theoretical models, for example, including the effects of electrohydrodynamically driven fluid motion...
  3. ncbi The mechanisms of action of gabapentin and pregabalin
    Graeme J Sills
    Epilepsy Unit Division of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, Western Infirmary, Glasgow G11 6NT, Scotland
    Curr Opin Pharmacol 6:108-13. 2006
    ..This mechanism is consistently observed in both rodent- and human-based experimental paradigms and may be sufficiently robust to account for much of the clinical activity of these compounds...
  4. ncbi Pharmacodiagnostic testing in breast cancer: focus on HER2 and trastuzumab therapy
    John M S Bartlett
    Section of Surgical and Translational Research, Division of Cancer, Department of Surgery, Sciences and Molecular Pathology, Endocrine Cancer Group, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland
    Am J Pharmacogenomics 5:303-15. 2005
    ..This approach serves as a paradigm for the future development of pharmacodiagnostic tests in oncology...
  5. ncbi Antiarrhythmic effect of carvedilol after acute myocardial infarction: results of the Carvedilol Post-Infarct Survival Control in Left Ventricular Dysfunction (CAPRICORN) trial
    John McMurray
    Department of Cardiology, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:525-30. 2005
    ..Whether beta-blockers reduce atrial arrhythmias and, when added to an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor, ventricular arrhythmia is unknown...
  6. ncbi Differences in the neurochemical characteristics of the cortex and striatum of mice with cerebral malaria
    C J Clark
    Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    Parasitology 130:23-9. 2005
    ..This study found significant changes in the neurochemical characteristics of the cortex and striatum of mice infected with P. berghei ANKA, which may contribute to their cerebral symptoms...
  7. ncbi Application of targeted radiotherapy/gene therapy to bladder cancer cell lines
    Natasha E Fullerton
    Centre for Oncology and Applied Pharmacology, University of Glasgow, Cancer Research UK Beatson Laboratories, Garscube Estate, Switchback Road, Glasgow G61 1BD, UK
    Eur Urol 47:250-6. 2005
    ..The aim is to decrease side effects from radiation toxicity, while increasing radiation dose to tumour. This tumour cell kill approach is augmented by radiological bystander effects...
  8. ncbi Family witnessed resuscitation in UK emergency departments: a survey of practice
    M G Booth
    Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Departments of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Glasgow, UK
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 21:725-8. 2004
    ..This is controversial and opponents fear litigation and family interference during family witnessed resuscitation (FWR). The extent of FWR in UK Emergency Departments is unknown...
  9. pmc When saliva meets acid: chemical warfare at the oesophagogastric junction
    K E L McColl
    University of Glasgow, Section of Medicine, Western Infirmary, 44 Church St, Glasgow G11 6NT, UK
    Gut 54:1-3. 2005
    ....
  10. pmc Plasmodium interspersed repeats: the major multigene superfamily of malaria parasites
    Christoph S Janssen
    Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, Division of Infection and Immunity, IBLS, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    Nucleic Acids Res 32:5712-20. 2004
    ....
  11. ncbi Therapist competence and clinical outcome in the Prevention of Parasuicide by Manual Assisted Cognitive Behaviour Therapy trial: the POPMACT study
    K Davidson
    Psychological Medicine, Gartnavel Royal Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    Psychol Med 34:855-63. 2004
    ..patient outcome from randomized controlled trials. We tested the hypothesis that higher levels of therapist competence would lead to better clinical outcomes in both patient- and observer-rated measures at 6- and 12-month follow-up...
  12. ncbi Childhood IQ and cardiovascular disease in adulthood: prospective observational study linking the Scottish Mental Survey 1932 and the Midspan studies
    C L Hart
    Public Health and Health Policy, Division of Community Based Sciences, University of Glasgow, 1 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    Soc Sci Med 59:2131-8. 2004
    ..Adjustment for risk factors attenuated the childhood IQ-CVD relationship by a small amount before age 65. Childhood IQ was associated with CVD risk factors and events and can be considered an important new risk factor...
  13. pmc Modelling consultation rates in infancy: influence of maternal and infant characteristics, feeding type and consultation history
    Alex McConnachie
    General Practice and Primary Care, Division of Community Based Sciences, University of Glasgow, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 54:598-603. 2004
    ..The Baby Check trial (1996-1998) provided detailed information about consultations for 935 babies during their first 6 months...
  14. ncbi In vivo magnetic resonance spectroscopy in chronic fatigue syndrome
    A Chaudhuri
    Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Institute of Neurological Sciences, Southern General Hospital, University of Glasgow, 1345 Govan Road, Glasgow G51 4TF, UK
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 71:181-3. 2004
    ..In addition, regional brain 1H MRS has the potential for wider use to substantiate a clinical diagnosis of CFS from other disorders of unexplained chronic fatigue...
  15. ncbi Comparison of ultrasonography, radiography and a single computed tomography slice for fluid identification within the feline tympanic bulla
    A M King
    Institute of Comparative Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Glasgow, Bearsden Road, Glasgow G61 1QH, UK
    Vet J 173:638-44. 2007
    ..Given the advantages of US over other imaging techniques, these results suggest that further work is warranted to determine applications of this modality in the evaluation of clinical cases of feline otitis media...
  16. ncbi Predictors of breastfeeding duration: evidence from a cohort study
    Jane A Scott
    Division of Developmental Medicine, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland
    Pediatrics 117:e646-55. 2006
    ..To report the duration of breastfeeding among a population of Australian women and to identify factors that are associated with the duration of full breastfeeding to 6 months and any breastfeeding to 12 months...
  17. ncbi Evidence for serial coercion: a time course analysis using the visual-world paradigm
    Christoph Scheepers
    Department of Psychology, University of Glasgow, 58 Hillhead Street, Glasgow G12 8QB, UK
    Cogn Psychol 56:1-29. 2008
    ..The experiment provided evidence in favor of a non-competitive, serial coercion process...
  18. doi An SSVEP-based brain-computer interface for the control of functional electrical stimulation
    Henrik Gollee
    Centre for Rehabilitation Engineering, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, G12 8QQ, UK
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 57:1847-55. 2010
    ..The results indicate that the system could be used to control FES-based neuroprostheses with a high degree of accuracy and robustness...
  19. doi Radiographic anatomy of the rabbit skull, with particular reference to the tympanic bulla and temporomandibular joint. Part 2: Ventral and dorsal rotational angles
    A M King
    Institute of Comparative Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Glasgow, Bearsden Road, Glasgow G61 1QH, UK
    Vet J 186:244-51. 2010
    ..The TMJs were visible until 40° in a ventral direction, but only 20° in a dorsal one. Opening the mouth slightly altered the regions of the joint being skylined, but did not otherwise enhance imaging of this region...
  20. doi Design of the Reduction of Events with Darbepoetin alfa in Heart Failure (RED-HF): a Phase III, anaemia correction, morbidity-mortality trial
    John J V McMurray
    British Heart Foundation Cardiovascular Research Centre, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Eur J Heart Fail 11:795-801. 2009
    ..Whether correcting anaemia can improve outcomes is unknown...
  21. pmc Transmission of facial expressions of emotion co-evolved with their efficient decoding in the brain: behavioral and brain evidence
    Philippe G Schyns
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging CCNi, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 4:e5625. 2009
    ..g. the opened eyes in "fear", the mouth in "happy"). A model categorizer demonstrates that at 200 ms, the left and right brain have represented enough information to predict behavioral categorization performance...
  22. pmc Atrial cellular electrophysiological changes in patients with ventricular dysfunction may predispose to AF
    Antony J Workman
    British Heart Foundation Glasgow Cardiovascular Research Centre, Division of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, UK
    Heart Rhythm 6:445-51. 2009
    ..Left ventricular systolic dysfunction (LVSD) is a risk factor for atrial fibrillation (AF), but the atrial cellular electrophysiological mechanisms in humans are unclear...
  23. doi MRI in juvenile idiopathic arthritis and juvenile dermatomyositis
    Janet Mary McCrae Gardner-Medwin
    Department of Child Health, University of Glasgow, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Yorkhill, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1154:52-83. 2009
    ..MRI is a powerful and valuable imaging technique in pediatric musculoskeletal pathologies, with considerable potential for future developments to enhance its role in diagnosis, management, and therapeutic intervention for these children...
  24. doi Choice and criteria for selection of sampling strategies in environmental radioactivity monitoring
    E M Scott
    Department of Statistics, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QW, UK
    Appl Radiat Isot 66:1575-81. 2008
    ..The environmental knowledge of the context in which the sampling is to be carried out plays a vital role in determining the appropriate statistical sampling strategy...
  25. doi Transthoracic echocardiography: a survey of current practice in the UK
    M R MacDonald
    Department of Cardiology, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER
    QJM 101:345-9. 2008
    ..The escalating demands on echocardiography services necessitate close examination of how we organize our departments on a day-to-day basis, in order to provide a consistent, high-quality service...
  26. pmc Guido Pontecorvo ("Ponte"): a centenary memoir
    Bernard L Cohen
    Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, Division of Molecular Genetics, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G11 6NU, Scotland
    Genetics 177:1439-44. 2007
  27. ncbi Preparation of an edible cottonseed protein concentrate and evaluation of its functional properties
    Konstantinos Gerasimidis
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Higher Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 58:486-90. 2007
    ..2% was obtained . The cottonseed protein concentrate had good organoleptic characteristics, and had functional properties allowing its use as a food additive...
  28. ncbi Photographic assessment of fluorosis in children from naturally fluoridated Kungsbacka and non-fluoridated Halmstad, Sweden
    Lorna M D Macpherson
    Dental Public Health Unit, University of Glasgow Dental School, Glasgow, UK
    Acta Odontol Scand 65:149-55. 2007
    ....
  29. ncbi Endothelium-dependent relaxation is resistant to inhibition of nitric oxide synthesis, but sensitive to blockade of calcium-activated potassium channels in essential hypertension
    C A R Sainsbury
    BHF Glasgow Cardiovascular Research Centre, Glasgow, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 21:808-14. 2007
    ..Studies with more specific inhibitors are required to determine whether this response is mediated by endothelial potassium channel subtypes (SK(Ca) and IK(Ca))...
  30. ncbi Specific, selective or preferential: comments on category specificity in neuroimaging
    Cyril Pernet
    Department of Psychology, University of Glasgow, 58 Hillhead Street, Glasgow G12 8QB, UK
    Neuroimage 35:991-7. 2007
    ..We review possible alternatives and lay out the experimental conditions required for a conclusive demonstration of category-specific specialization in brain imaging studies...
  31. ncbi End points in pulmonary arterial hypertension: the way forward
    A Peacock
    Scottish Pulmonary Vascular Unit, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, G61 2SW, UK
    Eur Respir J 23:947-53. 2004
    ..Many of these show promise but will have to be used in parallel and compared with conventional end points such as the 6-min walking distance before their value can be demonstrated convincingly to the regulatory authorities...
  32. ncbi 24-hour blood pressure control: its relevance to cardiovascular outcomes and the importance of long-acting antihypertensive drugs
    H L Elliott
    Division of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 18:539-43. 2004
    ..In this respect, intrinsically long-acting agents are best equipped to provide sustained and consistent BP control throughout 24 h...
  33. ncbi A molecular phylogeny of the genus Ichthyocotylurus (Digenea, Strigeidae)
    A S Bell
    Institute of Aquaculture, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Int J Parasitol 31:833-42. 2001
    ..The ITS2 locus was extremely conserved, with less than 1% variation between species. No intra-specific variation was recorded for any CO1 or ITS2 sequences...
  34. pmc SNARE proteins are highly enriched in lipid rafts in PC12 cells: implications for the spatial control of exocytosis
    L H Chamberlain
    Division of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, Davidson Building, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:5619-24. 2001
    ..The results described suggest that the interaction of SNARE proteins with lipid rafts is important for exocytosis and may allow structural and spatial organization of the secretory machinery...
  35. ncbi Equivalence transformations for dendritic Y-junctions: a new definition of dendritic sub-unit
    K A Lindsay
    Department of Mathematics, University of Glasgow, University Gardens, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    Math Biosci 170:133-54. 2001
    ....
  36. pmc Serious adverse events experienced by patients with chronic heart failure taking spironolactone
    C Berry
    Department of Cardiology, Western Infirmary, Dumbarton Road, Glasgow G11 6NT, UK
    Heart 85:E8. 2001
    ..As these cases revealed, close monitoring of blood chemistry is mandatory after starting spironolactone, and patients should be advised to stop spironolactone immediately if diarrhoea develops...
  37. ncbi The phylogenetic relationships of the shags and cormorants: can sequence data resolve a disagreement between behavior and morphology?
    M Kennedy
    Department of Zoology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 17:345-59. 2000
    ..Until more taxa are sampled and a fully robust phylogeny is obtained, a conservative approach accepting a single genus, Phalacrocorax, for the shags and cormorants is recommended...
  38. ncbi Blood rheology, cardiovascular risk factors, and cardiovascular disease: the West of Scotland Coronary Prevention Study
    G Lowe
    Department of Medicine, University of Glasgow, UK
    Thromb Haemost 84:553-8. 2000
    ..Further studies are required to test this hypothesis...
  39. ncbi Fatigue and basal ganglia
    A Chaudhuri
    Department of Neurology, University of Glasgow, Institute of Neurological Sciences, Southern General Hospital, 1345 Govan Road, G51 4TF, Scotland, Glasgow, UK
    J Neurol Sci 179:34-42. 2000
    ....
  40. ncbi Comparison of risk factors for stroke incidence and stroke mortality in 20 years of follow-up in men and women in the Renfrew/Paisley Study in Scotland
    C L Hart
    Department of Public Health, University of Glasgow, UK
    Stroke 31:1893-6. 2000
    ....
  41. ncbi Insomniacs' attributions. psychometric properties of the Dysfunctional Beliefs and Attitudes about Sleep Scale and the Sleep Disturbance Questionnaire
    C A Espie
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Glasgow, Academic Centre, Gartnavel Royal Hospital, 1055 Great Western Road, Glasgow, UK
    J Psychosom Res 48:141-8. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the psychometric properties of two existing attributional scales...
  42. ncbi Effect of fluoridated salt intake in infancy: a blind caries and fluorosis study in 8th grade Hungarian pupils
    K W Stephen
    Dental Public Health Unit, University of Glasgow Dental School, Scotland, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 27:210-5. 1999
    ..Salt fluoridation is effective at inhibiting caries, but fluorosis prevalence data are deficient...
  43. ncbi Association of apolipoprotein E polymorphism with outcome after head injury
    G M Teasdale
    University Department of Neurosurgery, University of Glasgow, UK
    Lancet 350:1069-71. 1997
    ..We report a prospective clinical study to test the hypothesis that patients with APOE epsilon4 have a worse clinical outcome 6 months after head injury than those without APOE epsilon4...
  44. ncbi The bovine papillomavirus type 4 long control region contains an epithelial specific enhancer
    I M Morgan
    Beatson Institute for Cancer Research, CRC Beatson Laboratories, Glasgow, UK
    J Gen Virol 80:23-7. 1999
    ..The results demonstrate that the BPV-4 LCR has an epithelial specific enhancer, which offers the opportunity to study epithelial specific transcriptional regulation of papillomavirus promoters...
  45. ncbi Sleep studies of adults with severe or profound mental retardation and epilepsy
    C A Espie
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Glasgow, Gartnavel Royal Hospital, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Am J Ment Retard 103:47-59. 1998
    ..Sleep diaries completed by caregivers reveal lengthy sleep period times, especially among those with profound mental retardation. Possible explanations for these results and their implications were discussed...
  46. ncbi Isolation, nucleotide sequence and expression of a cDNA encoding feline granulocyte colony-stimulating factor
    S P Dunham
    Department of Veterinary Pathology, University of Glasgow, Bearsden Road, G61 1QH, UK
    Cytokine 14:347-51. 2001
    ..Biological activity of the recombinant protein was demonstrated using the murine myeloblastic cell line GNFS-60, which showed an ED50 for fG-CSF of approximately 2 ng/ml...
  47. ncbi Academics for dental primary care
    F J Burke
    University of Birmingham School of Dentistry, St Chad s Queensway, UK
    Br Dent J 191:64-5. 2001
    ..As a result, departments or units of general dental practice or DPC have been established...
  48. ncbi Hydrocarbon carcinogens induce p53 activity in normal mouse tissue
    D Stuart
    CRC Department of Medical Oncology, Alexander Stone Building, Garscube Estate, Switchback Road, Bearsden, G61 1BD, Glasgow, UK
    Cancer Lett 173:111-4. 2001
    ..We demonstrate that transcriptionally active p53 is induced in normal tissue after exposure to putative stealth carcinogens in an identical manner to non-stealth agents...
  49. ncbi Protein kinases as targets for anti-parasitic chemotherapy
    Christian Doerig
    Wellcome Centre for Molecular Parasitology, University of Glasgow, INSERM, 56 Dumbarton Road, Glasgow G11 6NU, Scotland, UK
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1697:155-68. 2004
    ..The recent resolution of the structure of a Plasmodium protein kinase complexed with small inhibitory molecules opens the way to a rational approach towards the design of anti-parasitic drugs based on kinase inhibition...
  50. ncbi Inflammation and endothelial dysfunction: intimate companions in the pathogenesis of vascular disease?
    Naveed Sattar
    Department of Vascular Biochemistry, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G31 2ER, Scotland, UK
    Clin Sci (Lond) 106:443-5. 2004
    ..In this issue of Clinical Science, Fichtlscherer and co-workers describe a link between endothelial function and sPLA(2) (secretory non-pancreatic type II phospholipase A(2)) serum activity...
  51. ncbi Impact of diagnostic markers on early antifungal therapy
    Brian L Jones
    Department of Medical Microbiology, North Glasgow Hospitals University NHS Trust, Royal Infirmary, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 16:521-6. 2003
    ....
  52. ncbi Prions and the oral cavity
    A J Smith
    Infection Research Group, Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JZ, Scotland, UK
    J Dent Res 82:769-75. 2003
    ..This article reviews the existing knowledge base on the nature of prions, their distribution in oral tissues, and the implications for dental treatment...
  53. ncbi Absence of exon 15 BRAF germline mutations in familial melanoma
    Julie Lang
    Duncan Guthrie Institute of Medical Genetics, Yorkhill, Glasgow, UK
    Hum Mutat 21:327-30. 2003
    ..This mutation therefore appears to be a somatic mutation associated with melanoma development and/or progression in a proportion of affected individuals...
  54. pmc Magnesium in stroke treatment
    K W Muir
    University Department of Neurology, Institute of Neurological Sciences, Southern General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    Postgrad Med J 78:641-5. 2002
    ..Small clinical trials have reported benefit, but results are not statistically significant in systematic review. A large ongoing trial (IMAGES) will report in 2003-4 and further trials are planned...
  55. ncbi Is grasping impaired in hemispatial neglect?
    M Harvey
    Department of Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Behav Neurol 13:17-28. 2001
    ..No behavioural differences, though, could be found between right hemisphere lesioned patients with or without hemispatial neglect on either grasp parameters, path deviation or temporal kinematics...
  56. ncbi Development of a clinical syndrome resembling haemorrhagic septicaemia in the buffalo following intravenous inoculation of Pasteurella multocida serotype B:2 endotoxin and the role of tumour necrosis factor-alpha
    N U Horadagoda
    Department of Veterinary Paraclinical Studies, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
    Res Vet Sci 72:194-200. 2002
    ..By reproducing key signs of hs the work confirms a pivotal role of endotoxin in the pathogenesis of hs and emphasises the exquisite sensitivity of the buffalo to P multocida endotoxin...
  57. ncbi Interactions between chromatic- and luminance-contrast-sensitive stereopsis mechanisms
    David R Simmons
    Department of Psychology, University of Glasgow, 58 Hillhead Street, G12 8QB, Glasgow, UK
    Vision Res 42:1535-45. 2002
    ..These interactions can be modelled satisfactorily assuming probability summation of depth sign information between independent mechanisms...
  58. ncbi Pasteurella skyensis sp. nov., isolated from Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.)
    T H Birkbeck
    Division of Infection and Immunity, Institute of Biomedical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, UK
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 52:699-704. 2002
    ..It is proposed that this bacterium isolated from salmon should be classified as a new species, namely Pasteurella skyensis sp. nov. The type strain of Pasteurella skyensis sp. nov. is strain 95A1T (= NCTC 13204T = NCIMB 13593T)...
  59. ncbi When being included is being excluded: a note on complement set focus and the inclusion relation
    A J Sanford
    Department of Psychology, University of Glasgow, Scotland
    Mem Cognit 29:1096-101. 2001
    ..We test and support the earlier claim that complement set focus is driven by denials associated with some negative quantifiers...
  60. pmc Mosaic structure and molecular evolution of the leukotoxin operon (lktCABD) in Mannheimia (Pasteurella) haemolytica, Mannheimia glucosida, and Pasteurella trehalosi
    Robert L Davies
    Division of Infection and Immunity, IBLS, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, Scotland
    J Bacteriol 184:266-77. 2002
    ..The recombinational exchanges within the leukotoxin operon have had greatest effect on LktA and probably provide an adaptive advantage against the host antibody response by generating novel antigenic variation at surface-exposed sites...
  61. ncbi The accessibility of computer-based health information for patients: kiosks and the web
    R B Jones
    Department of Public Health, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland
    Stud Health Technol Inform 84:1469-73. 2001
    ..Public access computing, such as kiosks, could help make the Internet more accessible. We discuss whether Web sites which structure their information according to method of access, place and person provide a way forward...
  62. ncbi Marked alterations in the cellular localisation and levels of apolipoprotein E following acute subdural haematoma in rat
    K Horsburgh
    Wellcome Surgical Institute and Hugh Fraser Neuroscience Laboratories, University of Glasgow, UK
    Brain Res 763:103-10. 1997
    ..These alterations in apoE may occur, at least initially, as part of the brain's protective response to injury...

Research Grants24

  1. Attention Bias as an Etiologic Factor in Primary and Secondary Insomnia
    COLIN ALEXANDER ESPIE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..diagnosis). ..
  2. Attention Bias as an Etiologic Factor in Primary and Secondary Insomnia
    Colin Espie; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..diagnosis). ..
  3. Receptor usage and pathogenicity of feline lentiviruses
    BRIAN WILLETT; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. Receptor usage and pathogenicity of feline lentiviruses
    BRIAN WILLETT; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. Regulation of p21waf1/cip1 by Rho and Ras signaling
    Michael Olson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Regulation of Oncogene-Induced Senescence by Wnt-Signaling
    Peter D Adams; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Specifically, we will focus on melanoma and colon cancer, two cancers which between them kill about 60,000 people a year in the United States. ..
  7. Formation of Heterochromatin and Cellular Senescence Driven by HIRA and ASF 1a
    Peter Adams; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Specific Aim 3. Investigate the role of GSK3 activity in localization of HIRA to PML bodies, formation of SAHF and onset of senescence. ..
  8. INVESTIGATION OF A PUTATIVE NOVEL CYCLIN/CDK2 SUBSTRATE
    Peter Adams; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We will test this idea further. ..
  9. A cholesterol biosynthetic yeast for mammalian membrane protein production
    NIALL FRASER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....