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
Strongyle egg reappearance period after moxidectin treatment and its relationship with management factors in UK equine populations Tzelos, T., Barbeito, J.S.G., Nielsen, M.K., Morgan, E.R., Hodgkinson, J.E., Matthews, J.B. 2017
Carbon Nanoparticles Inhibit the Antimicrobial Activities of the Human Cathelicidin LL-37 through Structural Alteration Findlay, F., Pohl, J., Svoboda, P., Shakamuri, P., Mclean, K., Inglis, N.F., Proudfoot, L., Barlow, P.G. 2017
An alternative strategy for trypanosome survival in the mammalian bloodstream revealed through genome and transcriptome analysis of the ubiquitous bovine parasite Trypanosoma (Megatrypanum) theileri Kelly, S., Ivens, A., Mott, A., O’Neill, E., Emms, D., Macleod, O., Voorheis, P., Tyler, K., Clark, M., Matthews, J., Matthews, K., Carrington, M. 2017
Use of a saliva-based diagnostic test to inform on tapeworm infection in horses in the UK Lightbody, K.L., Matthews, J.B., Kemp-Symonds, J.G., Lambert, P.A., Austin, C.J. 2017
The use of ELISA, nPCR and qPCR for diagnosis of ocular toxoplasmosis in experimentally infected pigs Garcia, J.L., Burrells, A., Bartley, P.M., Bartley, K., Innes, E.A., Katzer, F. 2017
Rumen fluke in South American camelids in Great Britain Millar, M., Foster, A., Mitchell, G., Skuce, P., Wessels, J., Velo-Rego, E., Collins, R., Stevenson, H., Crutchley, A. 2017
Niche-specific gene expression in a parasitic nematode; increased expression of immunomodulators in Teladorsagia circumcincta larvae derived from host mucosa McNeilly, T.N., Frew, D., Burgess, S.T.G., Wright, H., Bartley, D.J., Bartley, Y., Nisbet, A.J. 2017
Enhanced sensitivity in detection of antiviral antibody responses using biotinylation of foot-and-mouth disease virus (FMDV) capsids Kenney, M., Waters, R.A., Rieder, E., Pega, J., Perez-Filguera, M., Golde, W.T. 2017
Bovine cryptosporidiosis: impact, host-parasite interaction and control strategies Thomson, S., Hamilton, C.A., Hope, J.C., Katzer, F., Mabbott, N.A., Morrison, L.J., Innes, E.A. 2017
Inhibition of poxvirus gene expression and genome replication by bisbenzimide derivatives Yakimovich, A., Huttunen, M., Zehnder, B., Coulter, L.J., Gould, V., Schneider, C., Kopf, M., McInnes, C.J., Greber, U.F., Mercer, J. 2017
Field evaluation of poultry red mite ( Dermanyssus gallinae ) native and recombinant prototype vaccines Bartley, K., Turnbull, F., Wright, H.W., Huntley, J.F., Palarea-Albaladejo, J., Nath, M., Nisbet, A.J. 2017
Worm control in livestock: Bringing science to the field Kenyon, F., Hutchings, F., Morgan-Davies, C., Dijk, J., Bartley, D.J. 2017
Is marbofloxacin a good candidate for treating pigs in Europe? Silva, N., Sousa, M. 2017
Molecular detection of Sarcocystis lutrae in the European badger (Meles meles) in Scotland Lepore, T., Bartley, P.M., Chianini, F., Macrae, A.I., Innes, E.A., Katzer, F. 2017
Analysis of Parasitic Protozoa at the Single-cell Level using Microfluidic Impedance Cytometry McGrath, J.S., Honrado, C., Spencer, D., Horton, B., Bridle, H.L., Morgan, H. 2017
Detection of Babesia DNA in blood and spleen samples from Eurasian badgers (Meles meles) in Scotland Bartley, P.M., Wilson, C., Innes, E.A., Katzer, F. 2017
Gene silencing by RNA interference in Sarcoptes scabiei: a molecular tool to identify novel therapeutic targets Fernando, D.D., Marr, E.J., Zakrzewski, M., Reynolds, S.L., Burgess, S.T.G., Fischer, K. 2017
Presence and species identity of rumen flukes in cattle and sheep in the Netherlands Ploeger, H.W., Ankum, L., Moll, L., van Doorn, D.C.K., Mitchell, G., Skuce, P.J., Zadoks, R.N., Holzhauer, M. 2017
Pathogenic outcome following experimental infection of sheep with Chlamydia abortus variant strains LLG and POS Livingstone, M., Wheelhouse, N., Ensor, H., Rocchi, M.S., Maley, S., Aitchison, K., Wattegedera, S., Wilson, K., Sait, M., Siarkou, V., Vretou, E., Entrican, G., Dagleish, M., Longbottom, D. 2017
Modelling adapation to climate change in agricultural systems Kipling, R.P., Eory, V., Hutchings, N., Bartley, D.J., Del Prado, A., Graux, A.I., Blanco-Penedo, I., Özkan, Ş., Faverdin, P., Bannink, A., Sandars, D., Rolinski, S., Seddaiu, G., Lauwers, L., Topp, C.F.E. 2017