Browse Moredun's Scientific Papers

Moredun’s research has a major impact on the scientific community both in UK and worldwide.  One of the ways new research is communicated is through publication in peer reviewed journals and conference proceedings.

Our scientists are very active in producing high quality, high impact papers and have won awards for the papers and articles they have produced.

Title Authors Year
Molecular identification of potential aquaculture pathogens adherent to cnidarian zooplankton Clinton, M., Kintner, A.H., Delannoy, C.M.J., Brierley, A.S., Ferrier, D.E.K. 2020
First case of idiopathic eosinophilic meningoencephalitis in a sheep Vidaña, B., Floyd, T., Brena, C., Lyle, R., Carson, A., Hamilton, C.M., Wessels, M. 2020
Coagulase negative staphylococci from ovine milk: Genotypic and phenotypic characterization of susceptibility to antibiotics, disinfectants and biofilm production Turchi, B., Bertelloni, F., Marzoli, F., Cerri, D., Tola, S., Azara, E., Longheu, C.Maria, Tassi, R., Schiavo, M., Cilia, G., Fratini, F. 2020
Tick-Borne Encephalitis Virus, United Kingdom Holding, M., Dowall, S.D., Medlock, J.M., Carter, D.P., Pullan, S.T., Lewis, J., Vipond, R., Rocchi, M.S., Baylis, M., Hewson, R. 2020
Involvement of CD4-1 T cells in the cellular immune response of olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) against viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus (VHSV) and nervous necrosis virus (NNV) infection Jung, J.Wook, Lee, J.Seok, Kim, J., Im, S.Pyeong, Kim, S.Won, Lazarte, J.Mary S., Kim, Y.R., Chun, J.Hong, Ha, M.Woo, Kim, N.Na, Thompson, K.D., Kim, H.Jun, Jung, T.S. 2020
Atypical Toxoplasma gondii genotype from a sheep and a pig on Fernando de Noronha Island, Brazil, showed different mouse virulence profiles Melo, R.Pimentel B., Almeida, J.C., de Lima, D.C.V., Carvalho, J.C.S., Porto, W.J.N., Magalhães, F.J.R., Hamilton, C.M., Katzer, F., Mota, R.A. 2019
The development and use of Actiphage® to detect viable mycobacteria from bovine tuberculosis and Johne’s disease‐infected animals Swift, B.M.C., Meade, N., Barron, E.Sandoval, Bennett, M., Perehenic, T., Hughes, V., Stevenson, K., Rees, C.E.D. 2019
Differences in immune responses to Haemonchus contortus infection in the susceptible Ile de France and the resistant Santa Ines sheep under different anthelmintic treatments regimens Albuquerque, A.Cláudia A., Bassetto, C.Cristiano, Almeida, F.A., Hildersley, K.A., McNeilly, T.N., Britton, C., Amarante, A.F.T. 2019
Comparison of histologic methods for the detection of Desmozoon lepeophtherii spores in the gills of Atlantic salmon Herrero, A., Padrós, F., Pflaum, S., Matthews, C., , J., Rodger, H.D., Dagleish, M.P., Thompson, K.D. 2019
A vaccinology approach to the identification and characterization of Dermanyssus gallinae candidate protective antigens for the control of poultry red mite infestations Lima-Barbero, J.F., Contreras, M., Mateos-Hernández, L., Mata-Lorenzo, F.M., Triguero-Ocaña, R., Sparagano, O., Finn, R.D., Strube, C., Price, D.R.G., Nunn, F., Bartley, K., Höfle, U., Boadella, M., Nisbet, A., de la Fuente, J., Villar, M. 2019
Sheep as host species for zoonotic Babesia venatorum, United Kingdom Gray, A., Capewell, P., Loney, C., Katzer, F., Shiels, B.R., Weir, W. 2019
Habitat and host factors associated with liver fluke (Fasciola hepatica) diagnoses in wild red deer (Cervus elaphus) in the Scottish Highlands French, A.S., Zadoks, R.N., Skuce, P.J., Mitchell, G., Gordon-Gibbs, D.K., Taggart, M.A. 2019
The genetic architecture of helminth-specific immune responses in a wild population of Soay sheep (Ovis aries) Sparks, A.M., Watt, K., Sinclair, R., Pilkington, J.G., Pemberton, J.M., McNeilly, T.N., Nussey, D.H., Johnston, S.E. 2019
Benefits of vaccinating goats against Haemonchus contortus during gestation and lactation Nobre, C.Oliveira R., de Matos, A.Francisco, Monteiro, J.Patrício, de Souza, V., Smith, W.David, Teixeira, M. 2019
Global selective sweep of a highly inbred genome of the cattle parasite Neospora caninum Khan, A., Fujita, A.Wendy, Randle, N., Regidor-Cerrillo, J., Shaik, J.S., Shen, K., Oler, A.J., Quinones, M., Latham, S.M., Akanmori, B.D., Cleaveland, S., Innes, E.A., Ryan, U., Šlapeta, J., Schares, G., Ortega-Mora, L.M., Dubey, J.P., Wastling, J.M., Grigg, M.E. 2019
Cryptosporidium prevalence in calves and geese co-grazing on four livestock farms surrounding two reservoirs supplying public water to mainland Orkney, Scotland Wells, B., Paton, C., Bachetti, R., Shaw, H., Stewart, W., Plowman, J., Katzer, F., Innes, E.A. 2019
Proteomic characterisation of the Chlamydia abortus outer membrane complex (COMC) using combined rapid monolithic column liquid chromatography and fast MS/MS scanning Longbottom, D., Livingstone, M., Aitchison, K.D., Imrie, L., Manson, E., Wheelhouse, N., Inglis, N.F. 2019
A genomic analysis and transcriptomic atlas of gene expression in Psoroptes ovis reveals feeding- and stage-specific patterns of allergen expression Burgess, S.T.G., Marr, E.J., Bartley, K., Nunn, F.G., Down, R.E., Weaver, R.J., Prickett, J.C., Dunn, J., Rombauts, S., Van Leeuwen, T., Van de Peer, Y., Nisbet, A.J. 2019
Cell mediated and innate immune responses in pigs following vaccination and challenge with Toxoplasma parasites Bartley, P.M., Burrells, A., Benavides, J., Canton, G., Garcia, J.L., Thomson, J., Chianini, F., Innes, E.A., Katzer, F. 2019
An approach to diagnosis of Jaagsiekte sheep retrovirus infection in sheep based on assessment of agreement between macroscopic examination, histopathologic examination and reverse-transcriptase polymerase chain reaction Lee, A.M., Wolfe, A., Cassidy, J.P., Moriarty, J., O’Neill, R., Fahy, C., Connaghan, E., Cousens, C., Dagleish, M.P., McElroy, M.C., Messam, L.L.McV. 2019