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
The DY genes of the cattle MHC: expression and comparative analysis of an unusual class II MHC gene pair Ballingall, K.T., Ellis, S.A., MacHugh, N.D., Archibald, S.D., McKeever, D.J. 2004
A 38-Kilobase pathogenicity island specific for Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis encodes cell surface proteins expressed in the host Stratmann, J., Strommenger, B., Goethe, R., Dohmann, K., Gerlach, G.F., Stevenson, K., Li, Ll, Zhang, Q., Kapur, V., Bull, T.J. 2004
Characterisation of two triple resistant field isolates of from Scottish lowland sheep farms Bartley, D., Jackson, F., Jackson, E., Sargison, N. 2004
Bacteriology and somatic cell counts in milk samples from ewes on a Scottish farm Hariharan, H., Donachie, W., Macaldowie, C., Keefe, G. 2004
Verotoxin activates mitogen-activated protein kinase in human peripheral blood monocytes: role in apoptosis and proinflammatory cytokine release Cameron, P., Smith, S.J., Giembycz, M.A., Rotondo, D., Plevin, R. 2003
Transcript mapping of the 'early' genes of Orf virus Wood, A.R., McInnes, C.J. 2003
A survey of anthelmintic resistant nematode parasites in Scottish sheep flocks Bartley, D., Jackson, E., Johnston, K., Coop, R.L., Mitchell, G.B.B., Sales, J., Jackson, F. 2003
Bacterial quorum sensing signalling molecules as immune modulators 2003
Gamma interferon fails to induce expression of Indoleamine 2,3-Dioxygenase and does not control the growth of Chlamydophila abortus in BeWo trophoblast cells Entrican, G., Wattegedera, S.R., Chui, M., Oemar, L., Rocchi, M., McInnes, C. 2002
Serological diagnosis of ovine enzootic abortion by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay with a recombinant protein fragment of the polymorphic outer membrane protein POMP90 of Chlamydophila abortus Longbottom, D., Fairley, S., Chapman, S., Psarrou, E., Vretou, E., Livingstone, M. 2002
Essential role for Verotoxin in sustained stress-activated protein kinase and nuclear factor Kappa B signaling, stimulated by Escherichia coli O157:H7 in vero cells Cameron, P., Bingham, D., Paul, A., Pavelka, M., Cameron, S., Rotondo, D., PLEVIN, R. 2002
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