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 characterization of pigmented and nonpigmented isolates of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis Stevenson, K., Hughes, V.M., Juan, L., Inglis, N.F., Wright, F., Sharp, M.J. 2002
Cultivation of globally distributed soil bacteria from phylogenetic lineages previously only detected in cultivation-independent surveys Sait, M., Hugenholtz, P., Janssen, P.H. 2002
Improved culturability of soil bacteria and isolation in pure culture of novel members of the divisions Acidobacteria, Actinobacteria, Proteobacteria, and Verrucomicrobia Janssen, P.H., Yates, P.S., Grinton, B.E., Taylor, P.M., Sait, M. 2002
A mathematical model of Staphylococcus aureus control in dairy herds Zadoks, R.N., Allore, H.G., Hagenaars, T.J., Barkema, H.W., Schukken, Y.H. 2002
Pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic profiles of danofloxacin administered by two dosing regimens in calves infected with Mannheimia (Pasteurella) haemolytica Sarasola, P., Lees, P., AliAbadi, F.S., McKellar, Q.A., Donachie, W., Marr, K.A., Sunderland, S.J., Rowan, T.G. 2002
Typing of Pasteurella multocida isolated from pigs with and without porcine dermatitis and nephropathy syndrome Lainson, F.A., Aitchison, K.D., Donachie, W., Thomson, J.R. 2002
The CD45 locus in cattle: allelic polymorphism and evidence for exceptional positive natural selection Ballingall, K.T., Waibochi, L., McKeever, D.J., Holmes, E.C., Woelk, C.H., MacHugh, N.D., Lutje, V. 2001
Transcription of the unique ruminant class II major histocompatibility complex-DYA andDIB genes in dendritic cells Ballingall, K. T., MacHugh, N. D., Taracha, E. L.N., Mertens, B., McKeever, D. J. 2001
Paratuberculosis infection of nonruminant wildlife in Scotland Beard, P.M., Daniels, M.J., Henderson, D., Pirie, A., Rudge, K., Buxton, D., Rhind, S., Greig, A., Hutchings, M.R., McKendrick, I., Stevenson, K., Sharp, J.M. 2001
Analysis of an outbreak of Streptococcus uberis mastitis Zadoks, R.N., Allore, H.G., Barkema, H.W., Sampimon, O.C., Gröhn, Y.T., Schukken, Y.H. 2001
A highly sensitive, non-radioactive assay for T cell activation in cattle: applications in screening for antigens recognised by CD4+ and CD8+ T cells Ballingall, K.T., Mwangi, D.M., MacHugh, N.D., Taracha, E.L.N., Totte, P., McKeever, D.J. 2000
Cattle MHC: evolution in action? Ellis, S.A., Ballingall, K.T. 1999
Epidemiological study of paratuberculosis in wild rabbits in Scotland Greig, A., Stevenson, K., Henderson, D., Perez, V., Hughes, V., Pavlik, I., Hines, M.I.I.E., McKendrick, I., Sharp, M.J. 1999
Molecular cloning and characterization of the genes coding for the highly immunogenic cluster of 90-Kilodalton envelope proteins from the Chlamydia psittaci subtype that causes abortion in sheep Longbottom, D., Russell, M., Dunbar, S.M., Jones, G.E., Herring, A.J. 1998
The major outer membrane protein of Chlamydia psittaci functions as a porin-like ion channel Wyllie, S., Ashley, R.H., Longbottom, D., Herring, A.J. 1998