• 97 Lisburn Road, Medical Biology Centre

    BT9 7BL Belfast

    United Kingdom

Research Output 1978 2020

2 Citations (Scopus)

3D printed microneedle patches using stereolithography (SLA) for intradermal insulin delivery

Economidou, S. N., Pere, C. P. P., Reid, A., Uddin, M. J., Windmill, J. F. C., Lamprou, D. & Douroumis, D., 22 Apr 2019, In : Materials Science and Engineering C: Materials for Biological Applications.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stereolithography
insulin
Insulin
delivery
lithography
Open Access
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Plasma Gases
Acinetobacter baumannii
Biofilms
Biomass
Acinetobacter Infections

A Direct Compression Matrix Made from Xanthan Gum and Low Molecular Weight Chitosan Designed to Improve Compressibility in Controlled Release Tablets

Abu Fara, D., Dadou, S., Antonijevic, M., Chowdhry, B. Z. & Badwan, A. A., 12 Nov 2019, In : Pharmaceutics. 11, 11, 24 p., 603.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Chitosan
Tablets
Molecular Weight
Dyphylline
Polymers

A general protein O-glycosylation machinery conserved in Burkholderia species improves bacterial fitness and elicits glycan immunogenicity in humans

Mohamed, Y. F., Scott, N. E., Molinaro, A., Creuzenet, C., Ortega, X., Lertmemongkolchai, G., Tunney, M. M., Green, H., Jones, A. M., DeShazer, D., Currie, B. J., Foster, L. J., Ingram, R., De Castro, C. & Valvano, M. A., 26 Jul 2019, In : The Journal of biological chemistry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Burkholderia
Glycosylation
Machinery
Polysaccharides
Burkholderia cenocepacia
Open Access
File
Bombesin
Smooth Muscle
Muscle
Rats
Skin

Alginate/Chitosan Particle-Based Drug Delivery Systems for Pulmonary Applications

Hill, M., Twigg, M., Sheridan, E. A., Hardy, J. G., Elborn, J. S., Taggart, C. C., Scott, C. J. & Migaud, M. E., 02 Aug 2019, In : Pharmaceutics. 11, 8, 12 p., 379.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Tobramycin
Chitosan
Mucus
Drug Delivery Systems
Cystic Fibrosis

All-cause pneumonia in children after the introduction of pneumococcal vaccines in the United Kingdom: A population-based study.

Lau, W. C. Y., Bielicki, J., Tersigni, C., Saxena, S., Wong, I. C. K., Sharland, M. & Hsia, Y., 16 Apr 2019, In : Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An initiative to enhance entrepreneurial skills among undergraduate pharmacy students

McCarthy, S., Finnegan, P., Barrett, G., Pope, A. & Laverty, G., 07 Feb 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
Open Access
File
Bradykinin
Anura
Smooth Muscle
Muscle
Skin
Open Access
File
Tarsiidae
Skin
Cells
Cell membranes
Microorganisms

A Novel Kunitzin-Like Trypsin Inhibitor Isolated from Defensive Skin Secretion of Odorrana versabilis

Dong, Y., Shi, D., Ying, Y., Xi, X., Chen, X., Wang, L., Zhou, M., Wu, Q., Ma, C. & Chen, T., 28 Jun 2019, In : Biomolecules. 9, 7, 14 p., 254.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Trypsin Inhibitors
Trypsin
Skin
Peptides
Bamboo
3 Citations (Scopus)
Methicillin Resistance
Methicillin
Cystic Fibrosis
Anura
Skin
1 Citation (Scopus)

A novel Pt(IV) mono azido mono triazolato complex evolves azidyl radicals following irradiation with visible light

Yao, K., Bertran, A., Morgan, J., Hare, S. M., Rees, N. H., Kenwright, A. M., Edkins, K., Bowen, A. M. & Farrer, N. J., 23 Apr 2019, In : Dalton transactions (Cambridge, England : 2003).

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Guanosine Monophosphate
Nuclear magnetic resonance
Irradiation
Cycloaddition
X ray crystallography

A Novel Role for Cathepsin S as a Potential Biomarker in Triple Negative Breast Cancer

Wilkinson, R., Burden, R., McDowell, S., McArt, D., McQuaid, S., Bingham, V., Williams, R., Cox, O., O'Connor, R., McCabe, N., Kennedy, R., Buckley, N. E. & Scott, C., 28 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Oncology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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cathepsin S
Triple Negative Breast Neoplasms
Biomarkers
Neoplasms
DNA Repair

Antioxidant and antibacterial lignin/poly(butylene succinate) composites for potential 3D printing of medical materials

Larraneta Landa, E., Dominguez Robles, J., Fong, M. L., Martin, N., Irwin, N., Delgado-Aguilar, M., Tarrés, Q. & Mutjé, P., 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

9 Citations (Scopus)

Antioxidant PLA Composites Containing Lignin for 3D Printing Applications: A Potential Material for Healthcare Applications

Dominguez Robles, J., Martin, N. K., Fong, M. L., Stewart, S. A., Irwin, N. J., Rial-Hermida, M. I., Donnelly, R. F. & Larraneta Landa, E., 04 Apr 2019, In : Pharmaceutics. 11, 4, 14 p., 165.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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File
Lignin
Antioxidants
Delivery of Health Care
Curcumin
Castor Oil
Open Access
File
Polypharmacy
Medication Adherence
Primary Health Care
Pharmacies
Pharmacists

A questionnaire-based study to investigate future pharmacists' attitudes towards team work

McReynolds, M., Hanna, L-A. & Hall, M., 24 Jun 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Artificial cysteine-lipases with high activity and altered catalytic mechanism created by laboratory evolution

Cen, Y., Singh, W., Arkin, M., Moody, T. S., Huang, M., Zhou, J., Wu, Q. & Reetz, M. T., 19 Jul 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 10 p., 3198 .

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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cysteine
Lipase
Cysteine
enzymes
Antarctic regions
1 Citation (Scopus)

A spectroscopic and thermal investigation into the relationship between composition, secondary structure and physical characteristics of electrospun zein nanofibers

Wang, Y. H., Zhao, M., Barker, S. A., Belton, P. S. & Craig, D. Q. M., 01 May 2019, In : Materials Science and Engineering C. 98, p. 409-418 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Zein
Nanofibers
fibers
Fibers
Chemical analysis

Assessing values using Situational Judgement Tests - The Belfast Experience

., D., O'Hare, R., Barry, J. & Haughey, S., 15 Oct 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Assessment of novel disinfection technologies, and bacterial contamination in the healthcare setting

Murray, J., Ternan, N., Gill, C., McMullan, G., Farren, D. & Scott, M., 01 Mar 2019, In : Access Microbiology. 1, 1A

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)
Cystic Fibrosis
Sputum
Biota
Microbiota
Logistic Models
Viscoelasticity
Carbohydrates
Polymers
Analysis of variance (ANOVA)
Pharmaceutical Preparations

A systematic review of pharmacist-led medicines review services in New Zealand – is there equity for Māori older adults?

Hikaka, J., Hughes, C., Jones, R., Connolly, M. J. & Martini, N., 14 Jan 2019, In : Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

New Zealand
Pharmacists
Medicine
Lead
Observational Studies
Open Access
File
Vision Disorders
Pharmacists
Medicine
Pharmaceutical Services
Literature
Plasma Gases
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Lipopolysaccharides
Gram-Negative Bacteria
Virulence
Size exclusion chromatography
Gel Chromatography
Fluorescence
Macular Degeneration
Intravitreal Injections

Bacteriophages against Proteus mirabilis Biofilms

Rice, C., Ganacias, C. J., Chai, Z., Flynn, P. B., Gilmore, B. F., Jones, B. V., Irwin, N., Kulakov, L. A. & Skvortsov, T., 20 Sep 2019. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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Proteus mirabilis
Biofilms
Ammonia
Bacteriophages
Urine

Bacteriophages for Biofilm Eradication

Rice, C., Skvortsov, T., Kumaresan, D., Flynn, P., Gilmore, B. & Kulakov, L., 20 Sep 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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Biofilms
Bacteriophages
Stenotrophomonas maltophilia
Proteus mirabilis
Anti-Infective Agents
antibiotic resistance
halite
Triassic
biodiversity
antibiotics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Bioevaluation of Ranatuerin-2Pb from the Frog Skin Secretion of Rana pipiens and Its Truncated Analogues

Zhou, X., Shi, D., Zhong, R., Ye, Z., Ma, C., Zhou, M., Xi, X., Wang, L., Chen, T. & Kwok, H. F., 25 Jun 2019, In : Biomolecules. 9, 6, 15 p., 249.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Rana pipiens
Anura
Skin
Peptides
Staphylococcus aureus
2 Citations (Scopus)

Biological Performance of Electrospun Polymer Fibres

Hall Barrientos, I. J., MacKenzie, G. R., Wilson, C. G., Lamprou, D. A. & Coats, P., 24 Jan 2019, In : Materials. 12, 3, 13 p., 363.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Scaffolds
Polymers
Collagen
Polycaprolactone
Cell adhesion

Boiling Licorice Produces Self-assembled Protein Nanoparticles: A Novel Source of Bioactive Nanomaterials

Zhou, J., Zhang, J., Gao, G., Wang, H., He, X., Chen, T., Ke, L., Rao, P. & Wang, Q., 24 Jul 2019, In : Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glycyrrhiza
licorice
nanomaterials
Nanostructures
nanoparticles
Open Access
File
Memantine
Cholinesterase Inhibitors
Caregivers
Dementia
Practice Guidelines

Casein nanoparticles in combination with 2-hydroxypropyl-β-cyclodextrin improves the oral bioavailability of quercetin

Peñalva, R., Esparza, I., Morales-Gracia, J., González-Navarro, C. J., Larrañeta, E. & Irache, J. M., 30 Oct 2019, In : International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 570, 8 p., 118652.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quercetin
Caseins
Nanoparticles
Biological Availability
Flavonoids

Cell-Penetrating Peptides as a Tool for the Cellular Uptake of a Genetically Modified Nitroreductase for use in Directed Enzyme Prodrug Therapy

Anderson, S. D., Hobbs, R. J., Gwenin, V. V., Ball, P., Bennie, L. A., Coulter, J. A. & Gwenin, C. D., 01 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Functional Biomaterials. 10, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitroreductases
Cell-Penetrating Peptides
Prodrugs
Peptides
Enzymes
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Transaminases
Salts
Enzymes
Haloferax volcanii
Biocatalysis

Cloning of a Novel Trypsin Inhibitor from the Traditional Chinese Medicine Decoction Pieces, Radix Trichosanthis

Sang, M., Ying, Y., Wu, Q., Ma, C., Xi, X., Zhou, M., Wang, L., Bininda-Emonds, O. & Chen, T., 01 Mar 2019, In : Analytical Biochemistry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trypsin Inhibitors
Cloning
Chinese Traditional Medicine
Medicine
Organism Cloning

Co-extruded Fixed Dose Combination Products with Enabled Properties for the Treatment of Cardiovascular Diseases

Almajaan, A., Li, S., Gilvary, G. C., Senta Loys, Z., Tian, Y., Kelleher, J., Healy, A-M., Jones, D. & Andrews, G., 03 Apr 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Simvastatin
Cardiovascular Diseases
Dyslipidemias
Aspirin
1 Citation (Scopus)

Community analysis and co-occurrence patterns in airway microbial communities during health and disease

Einarsson, G. G., Zhao, J., LiPuma, J. J., Downey, D. G., Tunney, M. M. & Elborn, J. S., 08 Jul 2019, In : ERJ Open. 5, 3, 11 p., 00128-2017.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Microbiota
Health
Bacteria
Chronic Disease
Burkholderia cepacia complex
Open Access
File
Zearalenone
Aflatoxin B1
Mycotoxins
Animals
T-2 Toxin
Silicone Elastomers
Polysorbates
Female Contraceptive Devices
In Vitro Techniques
dilactide

Composition of the airway bacterial community correlates with chest HRCT in adults with bronchiectasis

O'Neill, K., Einarsson, G., Rowan, S., McIlreavey, L., Lee, A., Lawson, J., Lynch, T., Horsley, A., Bradley, J., Elborn, J. & Tunney, M., 30 Jul 2019, In : Respirology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bronchiectasis
Thorax
Tomography
rRNA Genes
Spirometry

Content Analysis of UK Pharmacy Fitness to Practise Cases

Jose, J., Hanna, L-A. & Hall, M., 15 Oct 2019, p. 62. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Klebsiella Infections
Klebsiella pneumoniae
Gentamicins
Bacterial Infections
Lymphoid Tissue
Female Contraceptive Devices
Plastics
Injections
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Polyurethanes