University of Wolverhampton

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Organization: University of Wolverhampton
Country: UK

Top Publications

  1. doi Applications of cell-penetrating peptides as signal transduction modulators for the selective induction of apoptosis
    Sarah Jones
    Research Institute in Healthcare Science, School of Applied Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK
    Methods Mol Biol 683:291-303. 2011
  2. doi New resting energy expenditure prediction equations for patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    G S Metsios
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Gorway rd, Walsall Campus, Wolverhampton, WSI 3BD, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:500-6. 2008
  3. pmc A new system for measuring three-dimensional back shape in scoliosis
    Fiona Berryman
    School of Engineering and the Built Environment, University of Wolverhampton, Telford Campus, Priorslee, Telford, TF2 9NT, UK
    Eur Spine J 17:663-72. 2008
  4. doi Removal of heavy metals from acid mine drainage (AMD) using coal fly ash, natural clinker and synthetic zeolites
    C A Ríos
    Escuela de Geología, Universidad Industrial de Santander, Bucaramanga, Colombia
    J Hazard Mater 156:23-35. 2008
  5. ncbi A dynamic model of simulating stress distribution in the distal femur after total knee replacement
    J F Shi
    Department of Engineering and Technology, University of Wolverhampton, Telford Campus, Shifnal Road, Telford, Shropshire, TF2 9NT, UK
    Proc Inst Mech Eng H 221:903-12. 2007
  6. ncbi Rheumatoid arthritis, cardiovascular disease and physical exercise: a systematic review
    G S Metsios
    University of Wolverhampton, School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, Walsall, West Midlands
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:239-48. 2008
  7. ncbi The effect of simulated gastric environments on the anti-Helicobacter activity of garlic oil
    E A O'Gara
    Research Institute in Healthcare Science, University of Wolverhampton, School of Applied Sciences, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
    J Appl Microbiol 104:1324-31. 2008
  8. ncbi Identity ambivalence and embodiment in women's accounts of the gynaecological examination
    Dariusz Galasinski
    University of Wolverhampton, UK
    Health (London) 11:455-74. 2007
  9. ncbi A new device for the treatment of thromboembolic strokes
    Gillian Pearce
    Robert Jones and Agnus Hunt, Oswestry, United Kingdom
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 16:167-72. 2007
  10. ncbi Phytoestrogens: perpetrators or protectors?
    Jan H J Martin
    University of Wolverhampton, Research Institute of Healthcare Science, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton, UK
    Future Oncol 3:307-18. 2007

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Publications62

  1. doi Applications of cell-penetrating peptides as signal transduction modulators for the selective induction of apoptosis
    Sarah Jones
    Research Institute in Healthcare Science, School of Applied Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK
    Methods Mol Biol 683:291-303. 2011
    ....
  2. doi New resting energy expenditure prediction equations for patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    G S Metsios
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Gorway rd, Walsall Campus, Wolverhampton, WSI 3BD, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:500-6. 2008
    ..The objectives of this study are to evaluate the accuracy of widely used REE-predictive equations in RA patients against measured REE and to develop RA-specific equations...
  3. pmc A new system for measuring three-dimensional back shape in scoliosis
    Fiona Berryman
    School of Engineering and the Built Environment, University of Wolverhampton, Telford Campus, Priorslee, Telford, TF2 9NT, UK
    Eur Spine J 17:663-72. 2008
    ..It can help the patients and their families to assess deformity. Above all it reduces the dependence on serial radiography and reduces radiation exposure when monitoring spinal deformity...
  4. doi Removal of heavy metals from acid mine drainage (AMD) using coal fly ash, natural clinker and synthetic zeolites
    C A Ríos
    Escuela de Geología, Universidad Industrial de Santander, Bucaramanga, Colombia
    J Hazard Mater 156:23-35. 2008
    ..Selectivity of faujasite for metal removal was, in decreasing order, Fe>As>Pb>Zn>Cu>Ni>Cr. Based on these results, the use of these materials has the potential to provide improved methods for the treatment of AMD...
  5. ncbi A dynamic model of simulating stress distribution in the distal femur after total knee replacement
    J F Shi
    Department of Engineering and Technology, University of Wolverhampton, Telford Campus, Shifnal Road, Telford, Shropshire, TF2 9NT, UK
    Proc Inst Mech Eng H 221:903-12. 2007
    ..This dynamic model can now be used to analyse the stress distribution in the distal femur with different load conditions. This will help to improve implant designs and will allow comparison of prostheses from different manufacturers...
  6. ncbi Rheumatoid arthritis, cardiovascular disease and physical exercise: a systematic review
    G S Metsios
    University of Wolverhampton, School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, Walsall, West Midlands
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 47:239-48. 2008
    ..Future studies are required to investigate the effects of exercise in improving the cardiovascular status of this patient population...
  7. ncbi The effect of simulated gastric environments on the anti-Helicobacter activity of garlic oil
    E A O'Gara
    Research Institute in Healthcare Science, University of Wolverhampton, School of Applied Sciences, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
    J Appl Microbiol 104:1324-31. 2008
    ..To investigate the effects of simulated gastric conditions upon the anti-Helicobacter pylori effects of garlic oil (GO)...
  8. ncbi Identity ambivalence and embodiment in women's accounts of the gynaecological examination
    Dariusz Galasinski
    University of Wolverhampton, UK
    Health (London) 11:455-74. 2007
    ..Second, we show that the embodiment of their identities--the inclusion of the body into the construction of self--fluctuates depending on the stage of the narrative of the examination...
  9. ncbi A new device for the treatment of thromboembolic strokes
    Gillian Pearce
    Robert Jones and Agnus Hunt, Oswestry, United Kingdom
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 16:167-72. 2007
    ....
  10. ncbi Phytoestrogens: perpetrators or protectors?
    Jan H J Martin
    University of Wolverhampton, Research Institute of Healthcare Science, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton, UK
    Future Oncol 3:307-18. 2007
    ....
  11. ncbi Are there limits to swimming world records?
    A M Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
    Int J Sports Med 28:1012-7. 2007
    ..9, similar to those observed in middle and long distance running performances. These finding supports the notion that a 10 % gender inequality exists for both swimming and running...
  12. ncbi Questions versus statements: challenging an assumption about semantic illusions
    Anke Caroline Büttner
    University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 60:779-89. 2007
    ..It is concluded that the syntactic form of a sentence affects the way in which semantic information is processed, and the implications of the findings are discussed...
  13. ncbi Does an apple a day keep the doctor away because a phytoestrogen a day keeps the virus at bay? A review of the anti-viral properties of phytoestrogens
    J H J Martin
    Research Institute of Healthcare Science, University of Wolverhampton, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 1SB, United Kingdom
    Phytochemistry 68:266-74. 2007
    ..Here we review the various different anti-viral mechanisms employed by phytoestrogens...
  14. ncbi Impulsive nonconformity in female chat room users
    Chris Fullwood
    Psychology Subject Group, University of Wolverhampton, School of Applied Sciences, West Midlands, United Kingdom
    Cyberpsychol Behav 9:634-7. 2006
    ..The only significant association with schizotypy was between frequency of chat room use and impulsive nonconformity (IN) in females. These findings may be explained by the increased risk associated with female chat room use...
  15. ncbi The relative contributions of anaerobic and aerobic energy supply during track 100-, 400- and 800-m performance
    A M Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, UK
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 48:138-42. 2008
    ..The present study set out to identify the relative contribution of the laboratory determined physiological measures, (maximal) accumulated oxygen deficit (AOD) and maximal oxygen uptake (VO(2max)), when predicting track performance...
  16. doi The long and short of it - polyphosphate, PPK and bacterial survival
    Michael R W Brown
    Research Institute in Healthcare Science, Department of Pharmacy, University of Wolverhampton, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 1SB, UK
    Trends Biochem Sci 33:284-90. 2008
    ..Thus far, no PPK1 homologue has been identified in higher-order eukaryotes and, therefore, PPK1 exhibits potential as a novel target for chemotherapy...
  17. pmc Cigarette smoking associates with body weight and muscle mass of patients with rheumatoid arthritis: a cross-sectional, observational study
    Antonios Stavropoulos-Kalinoglou
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, Wolverhampton University, Gorway Road, Walsall, WS1 3BD, West Midlands, UK
    Arthritis Res Ther 10:R59. 2008
    ..This cross-sectional study aimed to identify potential associations of smoking with body weight and composition of RA patients...
  18. doi Effect of leg length on ROM, VJ and leg dexterity in dance
    M A Wyon
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, Walsall, University of Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
    Int J Sports Med 31:631-5. 2010
    ..The longer legs that benefit vertical jump have a negative influence on range of motion and leg dexterity except for highly skilled dancers, who through skill, seem to have overcome the effects of some of these dichotomies...
  19. ncbi Preparing to perform: periodization and dance
    Matthew Wyon
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Gorway Road, Walsall, West Midlands, United Kingdom
    J Dance Med Sci 14:67-72. 2010
    ..Practical examples of tapering and periodization of training are discussed for companies and vocational schools...
  20. ncbi Medicine-related questions handled by community pharmacists: an exploratory study
    Paul M Rutter
    Department of Pharmacy, School of Applied Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK
    Int J Pharm Pract 17:313-5. 2009
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine what type of medicine-related questions community pharmacists were asked and to ascertain whether responses given were appropriate...
  21. doi Whole-body vibration training increases vertical jump height in a dance population
    Matthew Wyon
    Research Center for Sport, Exercise and Performance, School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
    J Strength Cond Res 24:866-70. 2010
    ..The study concluded that WBV was able to maintain vertical jump height with very little intervention time (10 minutes a week) and therefore should be considered as an intervention form for maintaining jump performance...
  22. ncbi Association between selected physical fitness parameters and esthetic competence in contemporary dancers
    Manuela Angioi
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Gorway Road, Walsall WS1 3BD, United Kingdom
    J Dance Med Sci 13:115-23. 2009
    ..Further research is required to investigate the contribution of other components of aesthetic competence, including upper body strength, lower body muscular endurance, general coordination, and static and dynamic balance...
  23. ncbi Recent Developments in Wound Management: intelligent biomaterials to novel antimicrobials. 24 September 2009, London, UK
    Claire Martin
    University of Wolverhampton, Department of Pharmacy, School of Applied Science, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 1LY, UK
    IDrugs 12:695-8. 2009
    ..This conference report highlights selected presentations on the prevalence of pathogenic microorganisms, and the development of anti-infective biomaterials, antimicrobial biocides and novel types of antimicrobial agents...
  24. doi Fitness in contemporary dance: a systematic review
    M Angioi
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhamtpon, Gorway Road, Walsall WS1 3BD, United Kingdom
    Int J Sports Med 30:475-84. 2009
    ..Further research is needed in order to confirm preliminary data, which suggest that the implementation of additional fitness training is beneficial for contemporary dance students to achieve a better performance outcome...
  25. doi Association of physical inactivity with increased cardiovascular risk in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Giorgos S Metsios
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, UK
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 16:188-94. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate associations between levels of physical activity and CVD risk profile in RA patients...
  26. doi Scaling concept II rowing ergometer performance for differences in body mass to better reflect rowing in water
    A M Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, West Midlands, UK
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 20:122-7. 2010
    ..2%. Simply by dividing the concept II rowing ergometer speed by body mass (m0.23), the resulting "power-to-weight" ratio (ergometer speed xm(-0.23)) improves the ability of the concept II rowing performance to reflect rowing on water...
  27. doi Underweight and obese states both associate with worse disease activity and physical function in patients with established rheumatoid arthritis
    Antonios Stavropoulos-Kalinoglou
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, Wolverhampton University, Gorway Road, Walsall WS1 3BD, West Midlands, UK
    Clin Rheumatol 28:439-44. 2009
    ..Further longitudinal studies are required to address this apparent dissociation...
  28. ncbi The effect of polyethylene thickness in fixed- and mobile-bearing total knee replacements
    J F Shi
    Department of Engineering and Technology, University of Wolverhampton, Telford, Shropshire, UK
    Proc Inst Mech Eng H 222:657-67. 2008
    ..The numerical results obtained in this paper are in good agreement with published experimental test results. Moreover, the paper presents a detailed pressure distribution on the tibial bearing component during a full gait cycle...
  29. ncbi Infection control and prevention in perioperative practice
    Marilyn Williams
    School of Health, University of Wolverhampton
    J Perioper Pract 18:274-8. 2008
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  30. doi Life events as a risk factor for psychological problems in individuals with intellectual disabilities: a critical review
    L Hulbert-Williams
    School of Applied Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK
    J Intellect Disabil Res 52:883-95. 2008
    ..These investigations have generally not extended to include people with intellectual disabilities...
  31. ncbi Equal access to training for black and minority ethnic nurses
    K Grainger
    School of Health, University of Wolverhampton
    Nurs Stand 20:41-9. 2006
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  32. ncbi A comparison of developmental coordination disorder prevalence rates in Canadian and Greek children
    Georgia D Tsiotra
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK
    J Adolesc Health 39:125-7. 2006
    ..Data revealed that the relatively inactive Greek children demonstrated higher DCD prevalence rates compared to the Canadian sample and exhibited a greater risk for clinical obesity and low cardiorespiratory fitness...
  33. ncbi A study and comparative analysis of managerial and leadership effectiveness in the National Health Service: an empirical factor analytic study within an NHS Trust hospital
    R G Hamlin
    Wolverhampton Business School, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK
    Health Serv Manage Res 15:245-63. 2002
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  34. ncbi Statistical methods for analysing discrete and categorical data recorded in performance analysis
    Alan M Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, UK
    J Sports Sci 20:829-44. 2002
    ..By applying log-linear and logit models to discrete events resulting from notational analysis, greater insight into the underlying mechanisms associated with sport performance can be achieved...
  35. ncbi Mood changes following exercise
    Andrew M Lane
    School of Sport, Performing Arts, and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, UK
    Percept Mot Skills 94:732-4. 2002
    ..There was no interaction. Results lend support for the notion that exercise reduces depressed mood scores. It is suggested that researchers should consider the mechanisms that produce changes in mood following exercise...
  36. ncbi Telemedicine: issues and implications
    Gurmak Singh
    Wolverhampton Business School, University of Wolverhampton, Telford Campus, Telford, TF2 9NT, UK
    Technol Health Care 10:1-10. 2002
    ..The emergence of telemedicine has altered the structure of this industry, the management of the health providers and is likely to have an impact on the patients and society at large...
  37. ncbi Comparison of physiological responses to morning and evening submaximal running
    L Martin
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, UK
    J Sports Sci 19:969-76. 2001
    ..However, a longer warm-up may be required in morning trials because of a slower increase in body temperature, which could have an impact on ventilation responses and ratings of perceived exertion...
  38. ncbi The effects of exercise on mood changes: the moderating effect of depressed mood
    A M Lane
    University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, UK
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 41:539-45. 2001
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  39. ncbi Stability of psychometric questionnaires
    A M Nevill
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, UK
    J Sports Sci 19:273-8. 2001
    ..We recommend that, when assessing the stability of self-report questionnaires using a 5-point scale, most participants (90%) should record test-retest differences within a reference value of +/- 1...
  40. ncbi Spatial factors of brightness illusion in the Ehrenstein figure
    V Salvano-Pardieu
    Psychology Division, University of Wolverhampton, UK
    Perception 29:709-20. 2000
    ..The strength of the illusion was found to increase linearly with increasing values of the area ratio...
  41. ncbi Comparison of critical swimming velocity and velocity at lactate threshold in elite triathletes
    L Martin
    Division of Sport and Performance, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall, UK
    Int J Sports Med 21:366-8. 2000
    ..Since Vcrit is faster than V-LT it is unlikely to be sustained indefinitely and consequently the notion of Vcrit should be re-evaluated in light of these findings...
  42. ncbi A model of the Parkinsonian visual system: support for the dark adaptation hypothesis
    B Wink
    Psychology Division, University of Wolverhampton, Wulfruna Street, WV1 1SB, Wolverhampton, UK
    Vision Res 40:1937-46. 2000
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  43. ncbi Endothelial nitric oxide synthase: correlation with histologic grade, lymph node status and estrogen receptor expression in human breast cancer
    J H Martin
    Division of Biomedical Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK
    Tumour Biol 21:90-7. 2000
    ..In conclusion, our results demonstrate that eNOS is expressed by human breast tumours and that its presence negatively correlates with histologic grade and lymph node status and positively correlates with ER expression...
  44. ncbi Respiratory, gastrointestinal, and other health effects among workers in two refuse-derived fuel plants
    S Mahar
    University of Wolverhampton, School of Health Sciences, United Kingdom
    Arh Hig Rada Toksikol 50:249-61. 1999
    ..Low lung function decrements characterise the observed workforce. Elevated reporting of some symptoms and a cross-shift decrement that increases with length of employment indicate that further study is warranted...
  45. ncbi Fluorescent and biotinylated probes for B2 bradykinin receptors: agonists and antagonists
    J Howl
    Molecular Pharmacology Group, School of Health Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, UK
    Peptides 20:515-8. 1999
    ..The complimentary properties of these selective receptor probes will be useful in studying B2 receptor localization, expression and desensitization...
  46. ncbi Worker health in refuse-derived fuel plants, a five-year followup
    Seán Mahar
    University of Wolverhampton, School of Applied Sciences, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
    Arh Hig Rada Toksikol 53:191-6. 2002
    ..Lung functions in the workforce are within predicted normal values. No trends indicating reductions in lung function based on length of employment were observed and average values are in normal ranges...
  47. ncbi An incremental approach to educational development
    Milly Smith
    School of Health, University of Wolverhampton
    Nurs Stand 17:41-4. 2003
    ..Learning and assessing in the practice area from the pre-registration stage through to higher level practice. A flexible model of educational theory and practice that has the capacity to incorporate a clinical component is proposed...
  48. ncbi Nursing roles and levels of practice: a framework for differentiating between elementary, specialist and advancing nursing practice
    William M Daly
    Secondary Care Nursing Research, School of Health, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall Campus, West Midlands, UK
    J Clin Nurs 12:158-67. 2003
    ..The UKCC (1999a) has recently contributed to an understanding of the levels of clinical practice undertaken at the specialist level but the situation at advanced or consultant levels remains unclear...
  49. ncbi The effect of performance feedback on cardiorespiratory fitness field tests
    G S Metsios
    School of Sports, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK
    J Sci Med Sport 9:263-6. 2006
    ..1+/-5.0 and -1.1+/-6.1 ml kg-1 min-1 with coefficients of variation of +/-5.4% and +/-6.7%, respectively. It is concluded that the application of PF leads to superior field testing performances...
  50. ncbi Perceptions of the learning environment in higher specialist training of doctors: implications for recruitment and retention
    Vinette Cross
    School of Health, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, UK
    Med Educ 40:121-8. 2006
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  51. ncbi Characterization of anti-myosin monoclonal antibodies
    P N Nelson
    Molecular Immunology Research Group, Research Institute in Healthcare Science, School of Applied Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
    Hybridoma (Larchmt) 24:314-8. 2005
    ..Hence, it is speculated that this region could give some credence to the mechanism of molecular mimicry associated with some cardiac diseases. Overall, MAb H1 may serve as a useful probe of myosin structure...
  52. ncbi Effect of gazing at the camera during a video link on recall
    Chris Fullwood
    Psychology Division, University of Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV1 1SB, UK
    Appl Ergon 37:167-75. 2006
    ..This has practical implications for video-mediated presentations. In a distance learning environment lecturers could be advised to look into the camera in order to promote more efficient learning in students...
  53. ncbi Inhibition of prostaglandin synthesis does not alter the decrease in pre-capillary resistance in the human calf in response to small cumulative increases in venous congestion
    Stephen I Anderson
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Clin Sci (Lond) 109:303-9. 2005
    ..It is unlikely therefore that prostaglandin-mediated vasodilator signals, which have been demonstrated between paired veins and arteries, are important in local vasodilation in response to venous congestion...
  54. ncbi An exploration of the ethical dimensions pertinent to gaining consent for thrombolysis
    Melanie Humphreys
    University of Wolverhampton, School of Health, Wolverhampton, UK
    Nurs Crit Care 9:264-70. 2004
    ..Two key themes that have been explored are around the issue of autonomy and paternalism. --With nurse-initiated thrombolysis gaining momentum, an awareness of key ethical dimensions is fundamental...
  55. ncbi Confirmatory factor analysis of the Test of Performance Strategies (TOPS) among adolescent athletes
    Andrew M Lane
    School of Sport, Performing Arts and Leisure, University of Wolverhampton, Walsall Campus, Gorway Road, Walsall WS1 3BD, UK
    J Sports Sci 22:803-12. 2004
    ..Overall, it appears that the factorial validity of the TOPS for use with adolescents is questionable at present and further development is required...
  56. pmc Human endogenous retroviruses: transposable elements with potential?
    P N Nelson
    Research Institute in Healthcare Science, University of Wolverhampton, UK
    Clin Exp Immunol 138:1-9. 2004
    ..It is entirely possible that these mechanisms provide the potential for undesired immune responses...
  57. ncbi Auditory location in the irrelevant sound effect: The effects of presenting auditory stimuli to either the left ear, right ear or both ears
    Lee Hadlington
    Psychology Division, University of Wolverhampton, MC Building, Wolverhampton WV1 1SB, UK
    Brain Cogn 55:545-57. 2004
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  58. ncbi Intracellular delivery of bioactive peptides to RBL-2H3 cells induces beta-hexosaminidase secretion and phospholipase D activation
    John Howl
    Molecular Pharmacology Group, School of Applied Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 1SB, UK
    Chembiochem 4:1312-6. 2003
    ..This study also confirmed that TP10 is a relatively inert cell-penetrating vector and is, therefore, widely suitable for studies in cells that are sensitive to peptidyl secretagogues...
  59. ncbi Developing portfolios for peri-operative nurses
    Marilyn Williams
    School of Health, University of Wolverhampton, Dudley, West Midlands
    Nurs Stand 18:46-52; quiz 54, 56. 2003
    ..Compiling and maintaining a professional portfolio is a requirement for all practising nurses. This article focuses on the process of building a portfolio for nurses working in operating theatres...
  60. ncbi A case for a pre-registration branch in primary care nursing
    Milly Smith
    University of Wolverhampton Walsall, West Midlands
    Nurs Stand 17:39-42. 2003
    ..She makes the case that, in the light of consultation by the Nursing and Midwifery Council, now is the time to examine the benefits of a specialist primary care branch...
  61. ncbi Down-regulation of nitric oxide production by droloxifene and toremifene in human breast cancer cells
    J H J Martin
    Division of Biomedical Sciences, School of Applied Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton WV1 1SB, UK
    Oncol Rep 10:979-84. 2003
    ..Combination treatment with anti-estrogens and interferon-alpha2a interferon-alpha2b or interferon-alpha2c had no synergistic or additive effect compared to each drug singly...
  62. ncbi Effect of Epstein-Barr virus infection on response to chemotherapy and survival in Hodgkin's disease
    P G Murray
    CRC Institute for Cancer Studies, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Blood 94:442-7. 1999
    ..40, respectively). In conclusion, the results confirm the favorable prognostic value of EBV in the tumor cells of HD patients and suggest important differences in response to chemotherapy between EBV-positive and EBV-negative patients...