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
A genome resequencing-based genetic map reveals the recombination landscape of an outbred parasitic nematode in the presence of polyploidy and polyandry Doyle, S.R., Laing, R., Bartley, D.J., Britton, C., Chaudhry, U., Gilleard, J.S., Holroyd, N., Mable, B.K., Maitland, K., Morrison, A.A., Tait, A., Tracey, A., Berriman, M., Devaney, E., Cotton, J.A., Sargison, N.D. 2017
First confirmation by PCR of Jaagsiekte sheep retrovirus in Ireland and prevalence of ovine pulmonary adenocarcinoma in adult sheep at slaughter Lee, A.Marie, Wolfe, A., Cassidy, J.P., Messam, L.L.McV., Moriarty, J.P., O’Neill, R., Fahy, C., Connaghan, E., Cousens, C., Dagleish, M.P., McElroy, M.C. 2017
Host species adaptation of TLR5 signalling and flagellin recognition Tahoun, A., Jensen, K., Corripio-Miyar, Y., McAteer, S., Smith, D.G.E., McNeilly, T.N., Gally, D.L., Glass, E.J. 2017
1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 modulates the phenotype and function of monocyte derived dendritic cells in cattle Corripio-Miyar, Y., Mellanby, R.J., Morrison, K., McNeilly, T.N. 2017
The bile salt sodium taurocholate induces Campylobacter jejuni outer membrane vesicle production and increases OMV-associated proteolytic activity Elmi, A., Dorey, A., Watson, E., Jagatia, H., Inglis, N.F., Gundogdu, O., Bajaj-Elliott, M., Wren, B.W., Smith, D.G.E., Dorrell, N. 2017
Impacts of using a precision livestock system targeted approach in mountain sheep flocks Morgan-Davies, C., Lambe, N., Wishart, H., Waterhouse, T., Kenyon, F., McBean, D., McCracken, D. 2017
Co-infection with Fasciola hepatica may increase the risk of Escherichia coli O157 shedding in British cattle destined for the food chain Howell, A.K., Tongue, S.C., Currie, C., Evans, J., Williams, D.J.L., McNeilly, T.N. 2017
Neglected zoonotic agents in cattle abortion: tackling the difficult to grow bacteria Vidal, S., Kegler, K., Greub, G., Aeby, S., Borel, N., Dagleish, M.P., Posthaus, H., Perreten, V., Rodriguez-Campos, S. 2017
Immunology: Improvement of innate and adaptive immunity Thompson, K.D. 2017
A polyphasic approach for phenotypic and genetic characterisation of the fastidious aquatic pathogen Francisella noatuensis subsp. orientalis Ramírez-Paredes, J.Gustavo, Thompson, K.D., Metselaar, M., Shahin, K., Soto, E., Richards, R.H., Penman, D.James, Colquhoun, D.J., Adams, A. 2017
Conservation of a microRNA cluster in parasitic nematodes and profiling of miRNAs in excretory-secretory products and microvesicles of Haemonchus contortus Gu, H.Y., Marks, N.D., Winter, A.D., Weir, W., Tzelos, T., McNeilly, T.N., Britton, C., Devaney, E. 2017
Mind the gaps in research on the control of gastrointestinal nematodes of farmed ruminants and pigs Charlier, J., Thamsborg, S.M., Bartley, D.J., Skuce, P.J., Kenyon, F., Geurden, T., Hoste, H., Williams, A.R., Sotiraki, S., Höglund, J., Chartier, C., Geldhof, P., Dijk, J., Rinaldi, L., Morgan, E.R., Samson-Himmelstjerna, G.G., Vercruysse, J., Claerebout, E. 2017
Molecular confirmation of Sarcocystis gigantea in a naturally infected sheep in Argentina: a case report Gual, I., Bartley, P.M., Katzer, F., Innes, E.A., Cantón, G.J., Moore, D.P. 2017
Bacterial and viral diseases affecting sheep Chianini, F. 2017
Dissecting the pathogenesis of ovine pulmonary adenocarcinoma with RNA-Seq - BBSRC Griffiths, D., Cousens, C. 2017
An update on environmental mastitis: challenging perceptions Klaas, I.C., Zadoks, R.N. 2017
A method for single pair mating in an obligate parasitic nematode Sargison, N.D., Redman, E., Morrison, A.A., Bartley, D.J., Jackson, F., van Gijzel, H.Naghra, Holroyd, N., Berriman, M., Cotton, J.A., Gilleard, J.S. 2017
P-glycoproteins play a role in ivermectin resistance in cyathostomins Peachey, L.E., Pinchbeck, G.L., Matthews, J.B., Burden, F.A., Lespine, A., Samson-Himmelstjerna, G.G., Krücken, J., Hodgkinson, J.E. 2017
Increased expression of a microRNA correlates with anthelmintic resistance in parasitic nematodes Gillan, V., Maitland, K., Laing, R., Gu, H., Winter, A., Bartley, D., Marks, N., Morrison, A., Skuce, P.J., Rezansoff, A., Gilleard, J.S., Martinelli, A., Britton, C., Devaney, E. 2017
Draft genome sequence of a rare pigmented mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis type C strain Barbosa, P., Leão, C., Usié, A., Amaro, A., Botelho, A., Pinto, C., Inácio, J., Stevenson, K., Ramos, A.Marcos 2017