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 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
Safety and efficacy studies of Newcastle Disease vaccines in very young African local ecotype chicks and in commercial pullets Domingue, G., Peters, A., Muhairwa, A.P., Chiwanga, G.H., Msoffe, P.L., Jaglarz, A., Wachira, J., Musau, A.M., Kyangu, N.K., Thevasagayam, S. 2017
Vaccination against Louping Ill virus protects goats from experimental challenge with Spanish goat encephalitis virus Salinas, L.M., Casais, R., Marín, J.F.García, Dalton, K.P., Royo, L.J., del Cerro, A., Gayo, E., Dagleish, M.P., Alberdi, P., Juste, R.A., de la Fuente, J., Balseiro, A. 2017
Analysis of strongyle egg shedding consistency in horses and factors that affect it Lester, H.E., Morgan, E.R., Hodgkinson, J.E., Matthews, J.B. 2017
European Chlamydia abortus livestock isolate genomes reveal unusual stability and limited diversity, reflected in geographical signatures Seth-Smith, H.M.B., Busó, L.Sánchez, Livingstone, M., Sait, M., Harris, S.R., Aitchison, K.D., Vretou, E., Siarkou, V.I., Laroucau, K., Sachse, K., Longbottom, D., Thomson, N.R. 2017
Multiplexed-tandem PCR for the specific diagnosis of gastrointestinal nematode infections in sheep: an European validation study Roeber, F., Morrison, A., Casaert, S., Smith, L., Claerebout, E., Skuce, P. 2017
Gamma interferon responses to proteome-determined specific recombinant proteins in cattle experimentally- and naturally-infected with paratuberculosis Hughes, V., McNair, J., Strain, S., Barry, C., McLuckie, J., Nath, M., Caldow, G., Stevenson, K. 2017
Chlamydia trachomatis infection of human endometrial stromal cells induces defective decidualisation and chemokine release Giakoumelou, S., Wheelhouse, N., Brown, J., Wade, J., Simitsidellis, I., Gibson, D., Saunders, P.T.K., Horner, P., Entrican, G., Howie, S.E.M., Horne, A.W. 2017
Application of low-frequency sonophoresis and reduction of antibiotics in the aquatic systems Labarca, C., Radinger, J., Schöning, V., Ariav, R., Jung, R., Thompson, K.D., Kloas, W., Knopf, K. 2017
Occurrence of Photobacterium damselae Subsp. Piscicida in Sea-Cage Farmed Meagre (Argyrosomus regius) in Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain Costa, J.Z., McCarthy, Ú., Perez, O., Ramos, E., Rodriguez, M., Monterroso, O., Riera, R. 2017
Clinical pathology of the critically endangered Gough Bunting ( Rowettia goughensis ) Dagleish, M.P., Ryan, P.G., Girling, S., Bond, A.L. 2017
Characterization and aetiological investigation of a novel disease of red squirrels with lepromatous dermatitis Del-Pozo, J., Avanzi, C., Stevenson, K., McLuckie, J., Smith, S., Milne, E., Cole, S.T., Meredith, A. 2017
An automated, multiplex-tandem PCR platform for the diagnosis of gastrointestinal nematode infections in cattle: An Australian-European validation study Roeber, F., Hassan, E.Bani, Skuce, P., Morrison, A., Claerebout, E., Casaert, S., Homer, D.R., Firestone, S., Stevenson, M., Smith, L., Larsen, J. 2017
First report on MRSA CC398 recovered from wild boars in the north of Portugal. Are we facing a problem? Sousa, M., Silva, N., Manageiro, V., Ramos, S., Coelho, A., Gonçalves, D., Caniça, M., Torres, C., Igrejas, G., Poeta, P. 2017