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 - February 2017 

  1. Almine JF1,2, O'Hare CA1,2, Dunphy G1,2, Haga IR3, Naik RJ1, Atrih A4, Connolly DJ5, et al. IFI16 and cGAS cooperate in the activation of STING during DNA sensing in human keratinocytes. Nat Commun. 2017 Feb 13;8:14392. doi: 10.1038/ncomms14392.
  2. Carpanini SM1, Wishart TM2, Gillingwater TH3, Manson JC2, Summers KM2. Analysis of gene expression in the nervous system identifies key genes and novel candidates for health and disease. Neurogenetics. 2017 Feb 11. doi: 10.1007/s10048-017-0509-5. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Garnier R1, Cheung CK1, Watt KA2, Pilkington JG2, Pemberton JM2, Graham AL1. Joint associations of blood plasma proteins with overwinter survival of a large mammal. Ecol Lett. 2017 Feb;20(2):175-183. doi: 10.1111/ele.12719.
  4. Greaves E1, Critchley HO1, Horne AW1, Saunders PT2. Relevant human tissue resources and laboratory models for use in endometriosis research. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2017 Feb 24. doi: 10.1111/aogs.13119. [Epub ahead of print]
  5. Hamill L1, Picozzi K1, Fyfe J1, von Wissmann B1, Wastling S1, Wardrop N1, Selby R1, Acup CA1et al. Evaluating the impact of targeting livestock for the prevention of human and animal trypanosomiasis, at village level, in districts newly affected with T. b. rhodesiense in Uganda. Infect Dis Poverty. 2017 Feb 6;6(1):16. doi: 10.1186/s40249-016-0224-8.
  6. Jack C1, Hotchkiss E2, Sargison ND3, Toma L4, Milne C4, Bartley DJ2. A quantitative analysis of attitudes and behaviours concerning sustainable parasite control practices from Scottish sheep farmers. Prev Vet Med. 2017 Feb 14. pii: S0167-5877(17)30100-9. doi: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2017.01.018. [Epub ahead of print ]
  7. Lachapelle J1,2, Colegrave N2. The effect of sex on the repeatability of evolution in different environments. Evolution. 2017 Feb 9. doi: 10.1111/evo.13198. [Epub ahead of print]
  8. McFarlane AJ1, McSorley HJ1, Davidson DJ2, Fitch PM1, Errington C3, Mackenzie KJ2, et al. Enteric helminth-induced type-I interferon signalling protects against pulmonary virus infection through interaction with the microbiota. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Feb 11. pii: S0091-6749(17)30229-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2017.01.016. [Epub ahead of print]
  9. Mitchell G1, Cuthill G1, Haine A2, Zadoks R1, Chaudhry U2, Skuce P1, Sargison N3. Evaluation of molecular methods for the field study of the natural history of Dicrocoelium dendriticum. Vet Parasitol. 2017 Feb 15;235:100-105. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2017.01.010. Epub 2017 Jan 19.
  10. Newmark H1, Dantoft W1, Ghazal P1. Evolutionary Origin of the Interferon-Immune Metabolic Axis: The Sterol-Vitamin D Link. Front Immunol. 2017 Feb 9;8:62. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2017.00062. eCollection 2017.
  11. Porphyre T1, Correia-Gomes C2, Chase-Topping ME1, Gamado K3, Auty HK2, Hutchinson I2, Reeves A2, Gunn GJ2, Woolhouse ME1. Vulnerability of the British swine industry to classical swine fever. Sci Rep. 2017 Feb 22;7:42992. doi: 10.1038/srep42992.
  12. Ross-Elliott TJ1, Jensen KH2, Haaning KS2, Wager BM1, Knoblauch J1, Howell AH1, et al. Phloem unloading in Arabidopsis roots is convective and regulated by the phloem-pole pericycle. Elife. 2017 Feb 23;6. pii: e24125. doi: 10.7554/eLife.24125. [Epub ahead of print]
  13. Tuck LR1, Altenbach K1, Ang TF1, Crawshaw AD2, Campopiano DJ3, Clarke DJ3, Marles-Wright J1. Insight into Coenzyme A cofactor binding and the mechanism of acyl-transfer in an acylating aldehyde dehydrogenase from Clostridium phytofermentans. Sci Rep. 2016 Feb 22;6:22108. doi: 10.1038/srep22108.
  14. Turner VM1, Mabbott NA1. Structural and Functional Changes to Lymph Nodes in Ageing Mice. Immunology. 2017 Feb 16. doi: 10.1111/imm.12727. [Epub ahead of print]
  15. Voss JJ1, Ford CA1, Petrova S1, Melville L1, Paterson M1, Pound JD1, Holland P1, Giotti B2, Freeman TC2, Gregory CD1. Modulation of macrophage antitumor potential by apoptotic lymphoma cells. Cell Death Differ. 2017 Feb 3. doi: 10.1038/cdd.2016.132. [Epub ahead of print]
  16. Wei W1,2, Keogh MJ1,2,3, Wilson I1, Coxhead J1, Ryan S4, Rollinson S4, Griffin H1, et al. Erratum to: Mitochondrial DNA point mutations and relative copy number in 1363 disease and control human brains. Acta Neuropathol Commun. 2017 Feb 22;5(1):17. doi: 10.1186/s40478-017-0419-7.
  17. Wei W1,2, Keogh MJ1,2,3, Wilson I1, Coxhead J1, Ryan S4, Rollinson S4, Griffin H1, et al. Mitochondrial DNA point mutations and relative copy number in 1363 disease and control human brains. Acta Neuropathol Commun. 2017 Feb 2;5(1):13. doi: 10.1186/s40478-016-0404-6.
  18. Zandee SE1, O'Connor RA1, Mair I1, Leech MD1, Williams A2, Anderton SM1. IL-10-producing, ST2-expressing Foxp3+ T cells in multiple sclerosis brain lesions. Immunol Cell Biol. 2017 Feb 7. doi: 10.1038/icb.2017.3. [Epub ahead of print]

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