Depth of origin of magma in eruptions Professor Agust Gudmundsson, Royal Holloway Becerril, L., Galindo, I., Gudmundsson, A. & Morales, J. M. 26 Sep 2013 In : Scientific reports. 3, 2762

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Researching the decontamination of surgical instruments from proteins and prions David Perrett Professor of BioAnalytical Science Barts & The London School of Medicine Charterhouse Square

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Professor Robin Williams, Royal Holloway, University of London A novel human receptor involved in bitter tastant detection identified using the model organism Dictyostelium discoideum. / Robery, Steven; Tyson, Richard ; Dinh, Christopher; Kuspa, Adam ; Noegel, Angelika; Bretschneider, Till; Andrews, Paul L.R.; Williams, Robin S.B. In: Journal of Cell Science, 2013

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Dietary supplements and functional foods Webb, G.P. (2006) Dietary supplements and functional foods. Blackwell publishing: Oxford.

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Professor Martyn Waller, Kingston University, London Waller, Martyn (2013) Drought, disease, defoliation and death: forest pathogens as agents of past vegetation change. Journal of Quaternary Science, 28(4), pp. 336-342. ISSN (print) 0267-8179

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Professor John Oxford, Queen Mary, University of London www.retroscreen.com

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Professor Gabriel Waksman, Birkbeck College & University College London [1] S. Geibel, E. Procko, S.J. Hultgren, D. Baker, and G. Waksman (2013) Structure and energetic basis of folded protein transport by the FimD usher. Nature. 496:243-246  

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Professor Jane A. Mitchell, Imperial College Cyclooxygenase-1, not cyclooxygenase-2, is responsible for physiological production of prostacyclin in the cardiovascular system. Kirkby NS, Lundberg MH, Harrington LS, Leadbeater PD, Milne GL, Potter CM, Al-Yamani M, Adeyemi O, Warner TD, Mitchell JA. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Oct 23;109(43):17597-602. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1209192109. Epub 2012 Oct […]

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Dr Thomas Greve, University College London The ISM in Distant Galaxies, Greve, T. R., EAS Publications Series, Volume 56, 2012, pp.89-99

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Professor Jonathan Tennyson, University College London ExoMol: molecular line lists for exoplanet and other atmospheres Jonathan Tennyson and Sergei N. Yurchenko MNRAS 425 http://www.exomol.com/  

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Dr Suwan Jayasinghe, UCL Jayasinghe, S. N. (2013). Cell electrospinning: a novel tool for functionalising fibres, scaffolds and membranes with living cells and other advanced materials for regenerative biology and medicine. Analyst, 138 (8), 2215-2223. doi:10.1039/c3an36599a  

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Professor Jonathan Butterworth, University College London Hard Processes in Proton-Proton Collisions at the Large Hadron Collider Annual Review of Nuclear and Particle Science, Vol. 62: 387-405, Jonathan M. Butterworth, Günther Dissertori, and Gavin P. Salam

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Dr Cedric Weber, King’s College London Importance of Many-Body Effects in the Kernel of Hemoglobin for Ligand Binding, C Weber, DD O’Regan, NDM Hine, PB Littlewood, G Kotliar, MC Payne, Physical review letters 110 (10), 106402 http://www.thomasyoungcentre.org/research-highlights/take-a-deep-breath-you-just-created-a-quantum-entangled-state/      

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Dr Richard Buggs, Queen Mary University of London Genome sequencing of the ash tree (Fraxinus excelsior).  

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Professor David Baker, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry Baker D, Pryce G, Croxford JL, Brown P, Huffman, JW Pertwee RG and Layward L. (2000) Cannabinoids control spasticity and tremor in an animal model of multiple sclerosis. Nature 404:84-87.    

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Professor Tim Warner, William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry Kirkby NS, Lundberg MH, Chan MV, Vojnovic I, Solomon AB, Emerson M, Mitchell JA, Warner TD.  (2013). Blockade of the purinergic P2Y12 receptor greatly increases the platelet inhibitory actions of nitric oxide. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. Sep 24;110(39):15782-7. […]

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Baroness Susan Greenfield, Professor of Synaptic Pharmacology at Oxford University. Neurodegeneration

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Professor Maurice Elphick, Queen Mary, University of London Semmens DC, Dane RE, Pancholi MR et al. (2013) . Discovery of a novel neurophysin-associated neuropeptide that triggers cardiac stomach contraction and retraction in starfish. J Exp Biol vol. 216, (Pt 21) 4047-4053. 10.1242/jeb.092171 http://www.sbcs.qmul.ac.uk/staff/mauriceelphick.html  

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Dr Russell Binions, Queen Mary, University of London Naik AJT, Bowman C, Panjwani N, Warwick MEA and Binions R (2013). Electric field assisted aerosol assisted chemical vapour deposition of nanostructured metal oxide thin films. Thin Solid Films 10.1016/j.surfcoat.2013.06.005  

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Dr Tina Chowdhury, Queen Mary, University of London Potential therapeutic effects of CNP in protecting cartilage Natriuretic peptide receptors regulate cytoprotective effects in an ex vivo human 3D/bioreactor model.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23883591

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Dr. Pasquale Malacaria, Queen Mary, University of London MALACARIA P, SMERALDI F (2013) . Thermodynamic Aspects of Confidentiality. Information and Computation vol. 226, 76-93. 10.1016/j.ic.2013.03.006 Key Points There is a deep relationship between computer security and the most fundamental laws of the universe A certain degree of security needs a corresponding amount of energy, no […]

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Professor Pankaj Vadgama, Clinical Biochemistry, Barts and the Royal London NHS Trust Vadgama P and Mandler D (2013). Characterization of thin films and membranes. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry vol. 405, (5) 1433-1434. Kazakova LI, Shabarchina LI, Anastasova S, Pavlov AM, Vadgama P, Skirtach AG and Sukhorukov GB (2013). Chemosensors and biosensors based on polyelectrolyte microcapsules […]

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Dr. David Hone, Queen Mary, University of London Key Points Many of the frills, crests and horns of dinosaurs were likely used for dominance signals. Dominance may have been social signals within or between groups, or to advertise for mates. The phenomenon of mutual sexual selection means that both males and females may have elaborate […]

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Dr. Chrisantha Fernando, Queen Mary University, London Euro FET OPEN Grant called INSIGHT-II

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Professor David Dunstan, Queen Mary University, London D.J. Dunstan, T.T. Zhu, M. Hopkinson and A.J. Bushby, Mapping the initiation of plastic deformation in nanoindentation, arXiv:1011.0677v1 [cond-mat.mtrl-sci]

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Dr Paul Anderson, Queen Mary University, London Cochrane NJ, Anderson P, Davis GR et al. (2012). An X-ray Microtomographic Study of Natural White-spot Enamel Lesions JOURNAL OF DENTAL RESEARCH 91, (2) 0022-0345 185-191. 10.1177/002203451142957  

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Dr. Arttu Rajantie, Imperial College London Bethke L, Figueroa DG, Rajantie A, Anisotropies in the Gravitational Wave Background from Preheating, 2013 http://arxiv.org/abs/1304.2657v1

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Professor Mike Watkinson, Queen Mary University, London Ilyashenko G, De Faveri G, Masoudi S et al. (2013) . Initial rate kinetic studies show an unexpected influence of para-substituents on the catalytic behaviour of manganese complexes of TMTACN in the epoxidation of styrenes with H2O2. Org Biomol Chem vol. 11, (12) 1942-1951. 10.1039/c3ob27217f

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Dr. Pascal Durrenberger, Imperial College London Swingland JT; Durrenberger PF; Reynolds R; Dexter DT; Pombo A; Deprez M; Roncaroli F; Turkheimer FE. (2012). Mean Expression of the X-Chromosome is Associated with Neuronal Density. Front Neurosci. 6:161.

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Rodrigo Braga, Imperial College London Probabilistic diffusion tractography of major white matter tracts in the developing preterm brain Key excerpts: – Attention is the selection of relevant and filtering out of irrelevant sensory input. – Visual attention typically recruits a network called the Dorsal Attention Network. – We have shown that auditory attention recruits a […]

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Rodrigo Braga, Imperial College London Key excerpts: – Attention is the selection of relevant and filtering out of irrelevant sensory input. – Visual attention typically recruits a network called the Dorsal Attention Network. – We have shown that auditory attention recruits a very different ventral network that involves the posterior middle temporal gyrus. . Our […]

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