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  • Li S., Lam J., Souliotis L., Alam MT. & Constantinidou C. (in press) Post-transcriptional regulation in response to different environmental stresses in Campylobacter jejuni. Microbiology Spectrum.
  • Stokes K., Oronti B., Cappuccio FP. & Pecchia L. (2022) Use of technology to prevent, detect, manage and control hypertension in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review. BMJ Open, DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-058840Link opens in a new window.
  • Warren MT., Galpin I., Bachtiger F., Gibson MI. & Sosso GC. (2022) Ice Recrystallization Inhibition by Amino Acids: The Curious Case of Alpha- and Beta-Alanine. The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.1c04080Link opens in a new window.
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  • Smith HG., Beech MJ., Lewandowski JR., Challis GL. & Jenner M. (2021) Docking Domain-Mediated Subunit Interactions in Natural Product Megasynth(et)ases, Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology, DOI: 10.1093/jimb/kuab018Link opens in a new window.
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  • Stokes K, Peltrini R, Bracale U, Trombetta M, Pecchia L & Basoli F. (2021) Enhanced Medical and Community Face Masks with Antimicrobial Properties: A Systematic Review. Journal of Clinical Medicine, DOI:10.3390/jcm10184066Link opens in a new window.
  • Stokes K., Castaldo R., Franzese M., Salvatore M., Fico G., Pokvic LG., Badnjevic A. & Pecchia L. (2021)
    A machine learning model for supporting symptom-based referral and diagnosis of bronchitis and pneumonia in limited resource settings,
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  • Wood KM. & Smith CJ. (2021) Clathrin: the molecular shape shifter, Biochem J, DOI: 10.1042/BCJ20200740Link opens in a new window.
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  • Ababi M., Tridgett M., Osgerby A. & Jaramillo A. (2021) Scarless ssDNA Recombineering of Phage in the Lysogenic State. Methods in Molecular Biology. Accepted for Publication.
  • Tridgett M., Ababi M. & Jaramillo A. (2021) Lambda Red Recombineering of Bacteriophage in the Lysogenic State. Methods in Molecular Biology. Accepted for Publication.
  • Shropshire H., Jones RA., Aguilo‐Ferretjans MM., Scanlan DJ. & Chen Y. (2021), Proteomics insights into the Burkholderia cenocepacia phosphorus stress response. Environ Microbiol, DOI: 10.1111/1462-2920.15451Link opens in a new window.
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  • Tridgett M., Ababi M., Osgerby A., Ramirez Garcia R. & Jaramillo A. (2020) Engineering Bacteria to Produce Pure Phage-like Particles for Gene Delivery ACS Synthetic Biology, DOI: 10.1021/acssynbio.0c00467Link opens in a new window.
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  • Tchoupa AK., Watkins KE., Jones RA., Kuroki A., Alam MT., Perrier S., Chen Y. & Unnikrishnan M. (2020) The type VII secretion system protects Staphylococcus aureus against antimicrobial host fatty acids. Sci Rep, 10:14838, DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-71653-zLink opens in a new window.
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  • Roscioli E., Germanova T.E., Smith C.A., Embacher P.A., Erent M., Thompson A.I., Burroughs N.J. & McAinsh A.D. (2020) Ensemble-level organization of human kinetochores and evidence for distinct tension and attachment sensors. Cell Reports, 31:107535. DOI: 10.1016/j.celrep.2020.107535Link opens in a new window .
  • Stokes K., Winczura A., Song B., De Piccoli D. & Grabarczyk DB. (2020) Ctf18-RFC and DNA Pol ϵ form a stable leading strand polymerase/clamp loader complex required for normal and perturbed DNA replication. Nucleic Acids Research, 48: 8128–8145, DOI: 10.1093/nar/gkaa541Link opens in a new window.


  • Dospinescu VM, Nijjar S., Spanos F., Cook J., de Wolf E., Biscotti MA., Gerdol M. & Dale N. (2019) Structural determinants of CO2-sensitivity in the β connexin family suggested by evolutionary analysis. Commun Biol DOI: 10.1038/s4210.1038/s42003-019-0576-2Link opens in a new window.
  • Vlisidou I., Hapeshi A., Healey JRJ., Smart K., Yang G. & Waterfield N. (2019) The Photorhabdus asymbiotica virulence cassettes deliver protein effectors directly into target eukaryotic cells, eLife, DOI: 10.7554/eLife.46259Link opens in a new window
  • Clark, R., Usselmann L., Brown MR., Goeppert AU. & Corrigan A. (2019) A flexible high content imaging assay for profiling macrophage efferocytosis. J Immunol Methods, DOI: 10.1016/j.jim.2019.112636Link opens in a new window.
  • Morris KL., Jones JR., Halebian M., Wu S., Baker M., Armache J-P., Ibarra AA., Sessions RB., Cameron AD., Cheng Y. & Smith CJ. (2019) Cryo-EM of multiple cage architectures reveals a universal mode of clathrin self-assembly. Nature Structural & Molecular Biology, DOI: 10.1038/s41594-019-0292-0Link opens in a new window.
  • Stubbs C., Congdon T., Davis J., Lester D., Richards S.J. & Gibson MI. (2019) High-Throughput Tertiary Amine Deoxygenated Photopolymerizations for Synthesizing Polymer Libraries. Macromolecules, DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.9b01714.Link opens in a new window
  • Fenn JS., Nepravishta R., Guy CS., Harrison J., Angulo J., Cameron AD. & Fullam E. (2019) Structural Basis of Glyceroplosphodiester Recognition by the Myobacterium tuberculosis Substrate-Binding Protein UgpB. ACS Chemical Biology, DOI: 10.1021/acschembio.9b00204.Link opens in a new window
  • Dunford JR., Lutton EJ., Atia J., Blanks AM. & van den Berg HA. (2019) Computational physiology of uterine smooth muscle. Science Progress, DOI: 10.1177/0036850419850431.Link opens in a new window
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  • Richardson SA., Rawlings TM., Muter J., Walker M., Brosens JJ., Cameron NR. & Eissa AM. (2019) Covalent Attachment of Fibronectin onto Emulsion-Templated Porous Polymer Scaffolds Enhances Human Endometrial Stromal Cell Adhesion, Infiltration, and Function. Macromolecular Bioscience, DOI: 10.1002/mabi.201800351Link opens in a new window.
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