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Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

Open to PhD applications from those having at least a 2.1 BSc degree (or equivalent) in Microbiology, Food Microbiology or Microbial Biochemistry. Please refer to my publications for clarification and inspiration.

1989 …2020

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Research Output

2020

Methods for detection of viable foodborne pathogens: current state-of-art and future prospects

Foddai, A. & Grant, I., 30 Apr 2020, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 104, 10, p. 4281-4288 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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8 Downloads (Pure)
2019

Understanding and Exploiting Phage-Host Interactions

Stone, E., Campbell, K., Grant, I. & McAuliffe, O., 18 Jun 2019, In : Viruses. 11, 6, 26 p., 567.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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4 Citations (Scopus)
111 Downloads (Pure)
2018

Diagnostic potential of the PMS-phage assay and PMS-culture to detect Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in bovine milk samples

O'Brien, L. M., McAloon, C. G., Stewart, L. D., Strain, S. A. J. & Grant, I. R., 01 May 2018, In : Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. 65, 3, p. 719-726 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
100 Downloads (Pure)
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3 Citations (Scopus)
144 Downloads (Pure)
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2 Citations (Scopus)
195 Downloads (Pure)

In vitro inactivation of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (MAP) by use of copper ions

Steuer, P., Avilez, C., Tejea, C., Gonzalez, N., Ramirez-Reveco, A., Ulloa, F., Mella, A., Grant, I., Collins, M. & Salgado, M., 01 Nov 2018, In : BMC Microbiology. 18, 7 p., 172.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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162 Downloads (Pure)
2017
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9 Citations (Scopus)
259 Downloads (Pure)
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4 Citations (Scopus)
218 Downloads (Pure)

Enhancing the lycopene in vitro bioaccessibility of tomato juice synergistically applying thermal and non-thermal processing technologies

Jayathunge, K. G. L. R., Stratakos, A. C., Cregenzán-Albertia, O., Grant, I. R., Lyng, J. & Koidis, A., 15 Apr 2017, In : Food Chemistry. 221, p. 698-705 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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16 Citations (Scopus)
295 Downloads (Pure)

Impact of moderate intensity pulsed electric field (MIPEF) treatment on lycopene content and lycopene in vitro bioaccessibility of whole tomato.

Kodikara Gedara, L. R., Stratakos, A., Cregenzán-Albertia, O., Grant, I. R., Lyng, J. & Koidis, T., 28 Dec 2017, In : Tropical Agriculture Research Journal. 28, p. 447-456

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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25 Downloads (Pure)
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1 Citation (Scopus)
145 Downloads (Pure)
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380 Downloads (Pure)

Multilaboratory Evaluation of a Novel Lateral Flow Immunochromatographic Assay for Confirming Isolation of Mycobacterium bovis from Veterinary Diagnostic Specimens

Stewart, L., McCallan, L., McNair, J., McGoldrick, A., Morris, R., Moyen, J-L., De Juan Ferre, L., Romero, B., Alonso, E., Parsons, S., Van Helden, P., Araujo, F. & Grant, I., 27 Nov 2017, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 55, 12, p. 3411-3425 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
153 Downloads (Pure)
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7 Citations (Scopus)
99 Downloads (Pure)

The Consensus from the Mycobacterium avium ssp. paratuberculosis (MAP) Conference 2017

Multiple other attendees at MAP Consensus Conference, Temple University, Philadelphia, March 2017, 26 Sep 2017, In : Frontiers in public health. 5, 5 p., 208.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

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27 Citations (Scopus)
393 Downloads (Pure)

Viable Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis isolated from calf milk replacer

Grant, I. R., Foddai, A. C. G., Tarrant, J. C., Kunkel, B., Hartmann, F. A., McGuirk, S., Hansen, C., Talaat, A. M. & Collins, M. T., Dec 2017, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 100, 12, p. 9723-9735 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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8 Citations (Scopus)
263 Downloads (Pure)
2016

Are we feeding live Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in calf milk replacer?

Tarrant, J., Kunkel, B., McGuirk, S., Foddai, A., Grant, I. & Collins, M., 23 Jun 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Comparative study on the PMS-phage assay and qPCR for detection and enumeration of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in milk in two laboratories.

Butot, S., Peterz, M., Michot, L., Sonnard, V., Jagadeesan, B., Bastic Schmid, V., Grant, I. & Donaghy, J., Jun 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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15 Citations (Scopus)
1298 Downloads (Pure)

Estimation of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis load in raw bulk tank milk in Emilia-Romagna Region (Italy) by qPCR

Ricchi, M., Savi, R., Bolzoni, L., Pongolini, S., Grant, I., De Cicco, C., Cerutti, G., Cammi, G., Garbarino, C. A. & Arrigoni, N., 17 Mar 2016, In : MicrobiologyOpen. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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13 Citations (Scopus)
193 Downloads (Pure)

Identification of lactic acid bacteria strains modulating incretin hormone secretion and gene expression in enteroendocrine cells

Panwar, H., Calderwood, D., Gillespie, A. L., Wylie, A. R., Graham, S. F., Grant, I. R., Grover, S. & Green, B. D., May 2016, In : Journal of Functional Foods. 23, p. 348-358 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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9 Citations (Scopus)
347 Downloads (Pure)

Novel monoclonal antibody and peptide binders for Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis and their application for magnetic separation

O'Brien, L. M., Stewart, L. D., Strain, S. A. J. & Grant, I. R., 27 Jan 2016, In : PLoS ONE. 11, 1, 19 p., e0147870.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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7 Citations (Scopus)
254 Downloads (Pure)

Validation of a high-throughput immunobead array technique for multiplex detection of three foodborne pathogens in chicken products

Charlermroj, R., Makornwattana, M., Grant, I. R., Elliott, C. T. & Karoonuthaisiri, N., 02 May 2016, In : International Journal of Food Microbiology. 224, p. 47-54 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
2015
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8 Citations (Scopus)
256 Downloads (Pure)

Bead array for Listeria monocytogenes detection using specific monoclonal antibodies

Karoonuthaisiri, N., Charlermroj, R., Teerapornpuntakit, J., Kumpoosiri, M., Himananto, O., Grant, I. R., Gajanandana, O. & Elliott, C. T., Jan 2015, In : Food Control. 47, p. 462-471 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Extraordinary solute-stress tolerance contributes to the environmental tenacity of mycobacteria

Santos, R., de Carvalho, C. C. C. R., Stevenson, A., Grant, I. R. & Hallsworth, J. E., 20 Oct 2015, In : ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY REPORTS. 7, 5, p. 746-764 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of long-term storage at ambient temperatures on the total quality and stability of high-pressure processed tomato juice

Jayathunge, K. G. L. R., Grant, I. R., Linton, M., Patterson, M. F. & Koidis, A., Dec 2015, In : Innovative Food Science and Emerging Technologies. 32, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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15 Citations (Scopus)
299 Downloads (Pure)

Improved Detection of Mycobacterium bovis in Bovine Tissues Using Immunomagnetic Separation Approaches

Grant, I. R. & Stewart, L. D., Jan 2015, Veterinary Infection Biology: Molecular Diagnostics and High-Throughput Strategies: Molecular Diagnostics and High-Throughput Strategies. New Jersey, USA: Springer New York, Vol. 1247. p. 153-161 9 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 1247).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2 Citations (Scopus)

Is there a common water-activity limit for the three domains of life?

Stevenson, A., Cray, J. A., Williams, J. P., Santos, R., Sahay, R., Neuenkirchen, N., McClure, C. D., Grant, I. R., Houghton, J. DR., Quinn, J. P., Timson, D. J., Patil, S. V., Singhal, R. S., Antón, J., Dijksterhuis, J., Hocking, A. D., Lievens, B., Rangel, D. E. N., Voytek, M. A., Gunde-Cimerman, N. & 4 others, Oren, A., Timmis, K. N., McGenity, T. J. & Hallsworth, J. E., 2015, In : The ISME Journal. 9, 6, p. 1333-1351 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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93 Citations (Scopus)
216 Downloads (Pure)

Lactobacilli possess inhibitory activity against dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4)

Panwar, H., Calderwood, D., Grant, I. R., Grover, S. & Green, B. D., 2015, In : Annals of Microbiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Rapid-bTB: a novel lateral flow device able to differentiate Mycobacterium bovis from Mycobacterium tuberculosis in sputum

Stewart, L., Grant, I., Sander, M. & Egbe, F., Dec 2015, In : The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 19, 12 (Supplement 2), p. S3-S4 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

2 Citations (Scopus)

Rapid-bTB: a novel lateral flow test able to differentiate Mycobacterium bovis from Mycobacterium tuberculosis in sputum

Stewart, L., Grant, I., Sander, M. & Egbe, F., Dec 2015. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Abstract O-­07.8 DETECTION OF VIABLE MYCOBACTERIUM AVIUM SUBSP. PARATUBERCULOSIS (MAP) IN INFANT FORMULA

Grant, I., Foddai, A. & Collins, M., Jun 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Changes in quality and safety attributes throughout long term storage of tomato juice processed by high pressure.

Jayathunge, L., Koidis, T., Grant, I., Linton, M. & Patterson, M., 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Development of M13 bacteriophage-based SPR detection using Salmonella detection as a case study

Karoonuthaisiri, N., Charlermroj, R., Morton, M., Oplatowska-Stachowiak, M., Grant, I. R. & Elliott, C. T., Jan 2014, In : Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical. 190, p. 214-220 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of high pressure (HP) or thermal processing (TP) technologies for colour and lycopene stability of tomato juice during long term high temperature storage.

Jayathunge, L. R. K. G., Grant, I., Linton, M., Patterson, M. & Koidis, A., Dec 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

52 Citations (Scopus)
10 Citations (Scopus)

Improved Detection of Mycobacterium bovis Infection in Bovine Lymph Node Tissue Using Immunomagnetic Separation (IMS)-Based Methods

Stewart, L. D., McNair, J., McCallan, L., Gordon, A. & Grant, I. R., 04 Mar 2013, In : PLoS ONE. 8, 3, 8 p., e58374.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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20 Citations (Scopus)
195 Downloads (Pure)

Multiplex Detection of Plant Pathogens Using a Microsphere Immunoassay Technology

Charlermroj, R., Himananto, O., Seepiban, C., Kumpoosiri, M., Warin, N., Oplatowska, M., Gajanandana, O., Grant, I. R., Karoonuthaisiri, N. & Elliott, C. T., Apr 2013, In : PLoS ONE. 8, 4, 11 p., e62344.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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39 Citations (Scopus)
250 Downloads (Pure)

Phage Display-Derived Binders Able to Distinguish Listeria monocytogenes from Other Listeria Species

Morton, J., Karoonuthaisiri, N., Charlermroj, R., Stewart, L. D., Elliott, C. T. & Grant, I. R., 10 Sep 2013, In : PLoS ONE. 8, 9, p. e74312 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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8 Citations (Scopus)
218 Downloads (Pure)

Production and evaluation of the utility of novel phage display-derived peptide ligands to Salmonella spp. for magnetic separation

Morton, J., Karoonuthaisiri, N., Stewart, L. D., Oplatowska, M., Elliott, C. T. & Grant, I. R., 12 Jun 2013, In : Journal of applied microbiology. 115, 1, p. 271--281 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Strategies to Improve the Surface Plasmon Resonance-Based Immmunodetection of Bacterial Cells

Charlermroj, R., Oplatowska, M., Gajanandana, O., Himananto, O., Grant, I., Karoonuthaisiri, N. & Elliott, C. T., Jun 2013, In : Microchimica Acta. 180, 7-8, p. 643-650

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Production and Evaluation of Antibodies and Phage Display-Derived Peptide Ligands for Immunomagnetic Separation of Mycobacterium bovis

Stewart, L. D., McNair, J., McCallan, L., Thompson, S., Kulakov, L. A. & Grant, I. R., May 2012, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 50, 5, p. 1598-1605 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)
2011
29 Citations (Scopus)

Culture phenotypes of genomically and geographically diverse Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis isolates from different hosts

Whittington, R. J., Marsh, I. B., Saunders, V., Grant, I., Juste, R., Sevilla, I., Manning, E. J. B. & Whitlock, R. H., May 2011, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 49, 5, p. 1822-1830 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Citations (Scopus)