Recent publications from Edinburgh Infectious Diseases

A selection of recent publications from members of Edinburgh Infectious Diseases

In each of the past four years (2011-15), Edinburgh Infectious Diseases members have published more than 400 papers each year.

For this month's hot-off-the-press publications please see below

Wordle of the month - taken from the publication titles !

New notifications from PubMed - June 2017 

  1. Barbian HJ1,2, Jackson-Jewett R3, Brown CS3, Bibollet-Ruche F2, Learn GH2, Decker T2, et al. Effective treatment of SIVcpz-induced immunodeficiency in a captive western chimpanzee. Retrovirology. 2017 Jun 2;14(1):35. doi: 10.1186/s12977-017-0359-0.
  2. Borger JG1, Morrison VL2, Filby A3, Garcia C1, Uotila LM4, Simbari F1, Fagerholm SC4, Zamoyska R5. Caveolin-1 Influences LFA-1 Redistribution upon TCR Stimulation in CD8 T Cells. J Immunol. 2017 Jun 21. pii: ji1700431. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1700431. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Bush SJ1, McCulloch MEB2, Summers KM2, Hume DA3, Clark EL2. Integration of quantitated expression estimates from polyA-selected and rRNA-depleted RNA-seq libraries. BMC Bioinformatics. 2017 Jun 13;18(1):301. doi: 10.1186/s12859-017-1714-9.
  4. Cescatti M1, Saverioni D1, Capellari S2, Tagliavini F3, Kitamoto T4, Ironside J5, Giese A6, Parchi P7. Analysis of Conformational Stability of Abnormal Prion Protein Aggregates across the Spectrum of Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Prions. J Virol. 2016 Jun 24;90(14):6244-54. doi: 10.1128/JVI.00144-16. Print 2016 Jul 15.
  5. Di Minno G1, Navarro D2, Perno CF3, Canaro M4, Gürtler L5, Ironside JW6, Eichler H7, Tiede A8. Pathogen reduction/inactivation of products for the treatment of bleeding disorders: what are the processes and what should we say to patients? Ann Hematol. 2017 Aug;96(8):1253-1270. doi: 10.1007/s00277-017-3028-4. Epub 2017 Jun 18.
  6. Eze P1,2, Balsells E1,2, Kyaw MH3, Nair H1. Risk factors for Clostridium difficile infections - an overview of the evidence base and challenges in data synthesis. J Glob Health. 2017 Jun;7(1):010417. doi: 10.7189/jogh.07.010417.
  7. Farro G1, Stakenborg M1, Gomez-Pinilla PJ1, Labeeuw E1, Goverse G1, Giovangiulio MD1, et al. CCR2-dependent monocyte-derived macrophages resolve inflammation and restore gut motility in postoperative ileus. Gut. 2017 Jun 14. pii: gutjnl-2016-313144. doi: 10.1136/gutjnl-2016-313144. [Epub ahead of print]
  8. Froy H1,2, Lewis S1,3, Nussey DH1, Wood AG2, Phillips RA2. Contrasting drivers of reproductive ageing in albatrosses. J Anim Ecol. 2017 Jun 12. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.12712. [Epub ahead of print]
  9. Gupta V1, Vasanthakrishnan RB2, Siva-Jothy J1, Monteith KM1, Brown SP3, Vale PF4,5. The route of infection determines Wolbachia antibacterial protection in Drosophila. Proc Biol Sci. 2017 Jun 14;284(1856). pii: 20170809. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2017.0809.
  10. Hamilton CA1, Mahan S2, Bell CR1, Villarreal-Ramos B3, Charleston B4, Entrican G1,5, Hope JC1. Frequency and phenotype of natural killer cells and natural killer cell subsets in bovine lymphoid compartments and blood. Immunology. 2017 May;151(1):89-97. doi: 10.1111/imm.12708. Epub 2017 Feb 7.
  11. Hill AT1,2, Haworth CS3,2, Aliberti S4, Barker A5, Blasi F4, Boersma W6, Chalmers JD7, et al. Pulmonary exacerbation in adults with bronchiectasis: a consensus definition for clinical research. Eur Respir J. 2017 Jun 8;49(6). pii: 1700051. doi: 10.1183/13993003.00051-2017. Print 2017 Jun.
  12. Indrigo E1, Clavadetscher J, Chankeshwara SV, Megia-Fernandez A, Lilienkampf A, Bradley M. Intracellular delivery of a catalytic organometallic complex. Chem Commun (Camb). 2017 Jun 20;53(50):6712-6715. doi: 10.1039/c7cc02988h.
  13. Leahy E1, Bronsvoort B2,3, Gamble L1, Gibson A4, Kaponda H5, Mayer D1, Mazeri S2,3, Shervell K4, Sargison N2. Proof of concept of faecal egg nematode counting as a practical means of veterinary engagement with planned livestock health management in a lower income country. Ir Vet J. 2017 Jun 2;70:16. doi: 10.1186/s13620-017-0094-9. eCollection 2017.
  14. Lepore T1, Bartley PM1, Chianini F1, Macrae AI2, Innes EA1, Katzer F1. Molecular detection of Sarcocystis lutrae in the European badger (Meles meles) in Scotland. Parasitology. 2017 Jun 23:1-7. doi: 10.1017/S0031182017000762. [Epub ahead of print]
  15. Li X1, Meng X1, Timofeeva M2, Tzoulaki I3, Tsilidis KK3,4, Ioannidis PA5,6,7, Campbell H1, Theodoratou E8,2.S erum uric acid levels and multiple health outcomes: umbrella review of evidence from observational studies, randomised controlled trials, and Mendelian randomisation studies. BMJ. 2017 Jun 7;357:j2376. doi: 10.1136/bmj.j2376.
  16. McCaskill JL1, Ressel S1, Alber A2, Redford J1, Power UF3, Schwarze J4, Dutia BM2, Buck AH5. Broad-Spectrum Inhibition of Respiratory Virus Infection by MicroRNA Mimics Targeting p38 MAPK Signaling. Mol Ther Nucleic Acids. 2017 Jun 16;7:256-266. doi: 10.1016/j.omtn.2017.03.008. Epub 2017 Apr 6.
  17. McGrath JS1, Honrado C2, Spencer D2, Horton B3, Bridle HL1, Morgan H4. Analysis of Parasitic Protozoa at the Single-cell Level using Microfluidic Impedance Cytometry. Sci Rep. 2017 Jun 1;7(1):2601. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-02715-y.
  18. Nausch N1, Mutapi F2. Group 2 ILCs: a way of enhancing immune protection against human helminths? Parasite Immunol. 2017 Jun 19. doi: 10.1111/pim.12450. [Epub ahead of print]
  19. Prince LR1, Dannewitz Prosseda S2, Higgins K2, Carlring J2, Prestwich EC2, Ogryzko NV3, et al. NR4A orphan nuclear receptor family members, NR4A2 and NR4A3, regulate neutrophil number and survival. Blood. 2017 Jun 21. pii: blood-2017-03-770164. doi: 10.1182/blood-2017-03-770164. [Epub ahead of print]
  20. Robb CT1, McSorley HJ1, Lee J2, Aoki T2, Yu C1, Crittenden S1, Astier A1, Felton JM1, et al. Prostaglandin E2 stimulates adaptive IL-22 production and promotes allergic contact dermatitis. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Jun 2. pii: S0091-6749(17)30914-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2017.04.045. [Epub ahead of print]
  21. Smith RWP1,2,3, Anderson RC4,2, Larralde O3, Smith JWS2, Gorgoni B4,2, Richardson WA4,2, Malik P3,5, Graham SV3, Gray NK1,2. Viral and cellular mRNA-specific activators harness PABP and eIF4G to promote translation initiation downstream of cap binding. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Jun 13;114(24):6310-6315. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1610417114. Epub 2017 May 30.
  22. Vasileiou E1, Sheikh A1, Butler C2, El Ferkh K1, von Wissmann B3, McMenamin J3, Ritchie L4, et al. Effectiveness of influenza vaccines in asthma: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Jun 7. doi: 10.1093/cid/cix524. [Epub ahead of print]
  23. Wang M1, Moynié L2, Harrison PJ1, Kelly V1, Piper A1, Naismith JH2,3, Campopiano DJ1. Using the pimeloyl-CoA synthetase adenylation fold to synthesize fatty acid thioesters. Nat Chem Biol. 2017 Jun;13(6):660-667. doi: 10.1038/nchembio.2361. Epub 2017 Apr 17.
  24. Wilkinson S1, Bishop SC2, Allen AR3, McBride SH3, Skuce RA3,4, Bermingham M2,et al. Fine-mapping host genetic variation underlying outcomes to Mycobacterium bovis infection in dairy cows. BMC Genomics. 2017 Jun 24;18(1):477. doi: 10.1186/s12864-017-3836-x.
  25. Yu C1, Fitzpatrick A1, Cong D1, Yao C1, Yoo J1, Turnbull A1, Schwarze J1, Norval M2, et al. Nitric oxide induces human CLA+CD25+Foxp3+ regulatory T cells with skin homing potential. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Jun 7. pii: S0091-6749(17)30924-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2017.05.023. [Epub ahead of print]
  26. Zhang S1, Incardona B2, Qazi SA3, Stenberg K4, Campbell H5, Nair H6; Severe ALRI Working Group. Cost-effectiveness analysis of revised WHO guidelines for management of childhood pneumonia in 74 Countdown countries. J Glob Health. 2017 Jun;7(1):010409. doi: 10.7189/jogh.07.010409.

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