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
First evidence of resistance to macrocyclic lactones in Psoroptes ovis sheep scab mites in the UK Doherty, E., Burgess, S., Mitchell, S., Wall, R. 2018
Complete genome sequences of three streptococcus agalactiae serotype Ia isolates obtained from disease outbreaks in Nile Tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) Jaglarz, A., Gurgul, A., Leigh, W.J., Costa, J.Z., Thompson, K.D. 2018
Immune development and performance characteristics of Romney sheep selected for either resistance or resilience to gastrointestinal nematodes Greer, A.W., McKenzie, J.L., McAnulty, R.W., Huntley, J.F., McNeilly, T.N. 2018
Towards enhanced automated elution systems for waterborne protozoa using megasonic energy Horton, B., Katzer, F., Desmulliez, M.P.Y., Bridle, H.L. 2018
An automated high-throughput system for phenotypic screening of chemical libraries on C. elegans and parasitic nematodes Partridge, F.A., Brown, A.E., Buckingham, S.D., Willis, N.J., Wynne, G.M., Forman, R., Else, K.J., Morrison, A.A., Matthews, J.B., Russell, A.J., Lomas, D.A., Sattelle, D.B. 2018
Proposal for a unified classification system and nomenclature of lagoviruses Le Pendu, J., Abrantes, J., Bertagnoli, S., Guitton, J.S., Le Gall-Reculé, G., Lopes, A.Margarida, Marchandeau, S., Alda, F., Almeida, T., Célio, A.Paulo, Bárcena, J., Burmakina, G., Blanco, E., Calvete, C., Cavadini, P., Cooke, B., Dalton, K., Mateos, M.Delibes, Deptula, W., Eden, J.Sebastian, Wang, F., Ferreira, C.C., Ferreira, P., Foronda, P., Gonçalves, D., Gavier-Widen, D., Hall, R., Hukowska-Szematowicz, B., Kerr, P., Kovaliski, J., Lavazza, A., Mahar, J., Malogolovkin, A., Marques, R.M., Marques, S., Martin-Alonso, A., Monterroso, P., Moreno, S., Mutze, G., Neimanis, A., Niedzwiedzka-Rystwej, P., Peacock, D., Parra, F., Rocchi, M.S., Rouco, C., Ruvoën-Clouet, N., Silva, E., Silvério, D., Strive, T., Thompson, G., Tokarz-Deptula, B., Esteves, P. 2017
Novel adenoviruses detected in British mustelids, including a unique Aviadenovirus in the tissues of pine martens (Martes martes) Walker, D., Gregory, W.F., Turnbull, D., Rocchi, M.S., Meredith, A.L., Philbey, A.W., Sharp, C.P. 2017
Parasite-associated mortality in a long-lived mammal: Variation with host age, sex, and reproduction Lynsdale, C.L., Mumby, H.S., Hayward, A.D., Mar, K.U., Lummaa, V. 2017
A quantitative analysis of attitudes and behaviours concerning sustainable parasite control practices from Scottish sheep farmers Jack, C., Hotchkiss, E., Sargison, N.D., Toma, L., Milne, C., Bartley, D.J. 2017
Comparison of four diagnostic methods for detection and relative quantification of Haemonchus contortus eggs in faeces samples Höglund, J., Ljungstrom, S., Melville, L., Skuce, P.J. 2017
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