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Bendigoles A~C, New Steroids from Gordonia australis Acta 2299†

Journal Article
Schneider, K., Graf, E., Irran, E., Nicholson, G., Stainsby, F. M., Goodfellow, M., …Fiedler, H. (2008)
Bendigoles A~C, New Steroids from Gordonia australis Acta 2299†. Journal of antibiotics. 61(6), 356-364. doi:10.1038/ja.2008.50. ISSN 0021-8820
Bendigoles A~C are the first secondary metabolites to be isolated from a member of the actinomycete genus Gordonia. They were detected in a culture filtrate extract of Gordoni...

Gordonia defluvii sp. nov., an actinomycete isolated from activated sludge foam.

Journal Article
Soddell, J. A., Stainsby, F. M., Eales, K. L., Seviour, R. J. & Goodfellow, M. (2006)
Gordonia defluvii sp. nov., an actinomycete isolated from activated sludge foam. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 56, 2265-2269. doi:10.1099/ijs.0.64034-0. ISSN 14665034
Three strains of non-motile, Gram-positive, filamentous actinomycetes, isolates J4T, J5 and J59, initially recognized microscopically in activated sludge foam by their distinc...

Millisia brevis gen. nov., sp. nov., an actinomycete isolated from activated sludge foam.

Journal Article
Soddell, J. A., Stainsby, F. M., Eales, K. L., Kroppenstedt, R. M., Seviour, R. J. & Goodfellow, M. (2006)
Millisia brevis gen. nov., sp. nov., an actinomycete isolated from activated sludge foam. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 56, 739-744. doi:10.1099/ijs.0.63855-0. ISSN 1466-5026
The taxonomic position of two mycolic-acid-producing actinomycetes, isolates J81T and J82, which were recovered from activated sludge foam, was clarified. Comparative 16S rRNA...

Partitioning and Bioavailability

Book
Philp, J., Stainsby, F., & Dunbar, S. (2005)
Partitioning and Bioavailability. In Water encyclopediaHoboken, N.J: Wiley. doi:10.1002/047147844x.pc441
As soon as a chemical is spilled it becomes a pollutant, but the fate of that pollutant depends to a large degree on its chemistry, which determines how it will partition to v...

Gordonia sinesedis sp. nov., a novel soil isolate.

Journal Article
Maldonado, L. A., Stainsby, F. M., Ward, A. C. & Goodfellow, M. (2003)
Gordonia sinesedis sp. nov., a novel soil isolate. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek. 83, 75-80. doi:10.1023/A:1022918102948. ISSN 0003-6072
The taxonomic position of an actinomycete isolated from soil was evaluated using a polyphasic approach. The organism, strain J72, was found to have chemical and morphological ...

Dispelling the "Nocardia amarae" myth: a phylogenetic and phenotypic study of mycolic acid-containing actinomycetes isolated from activated sludge foam.

Journal Article
Stainsby, F. M., Soddell, J. A., Seviour, R. J., Upton, J. & Goodfellow, M. (2002)
Dispelling the "Nocardia amarae" myth: a phylogenetic and phenotypic study of mycolic acid-containing actinomycetes isolated from activated sludge foam. Water Science and Technology. 46, 81-90. ISSN 0273-1223
Right-angle branched filaments and rods micromanipulated from activated sludge foam and mixed liquor were identified as putatively novel members of the genera Gordonia, Mycoba...

Quantitative Use of Fluorescent In Situ Hybridization To Examine Relationships between Mycolic Acid-Containing Actinomycetes and Foaming in Activated Sludge Plants

Journal Article
Davenport, R. J., Curtis, T. P., Goodfellow, M., Stainsby, F. M., & Bingley, M. (2000)
Quantitative Use of Fluorescent In Situ Hybridization To Examine Relationships between Mycolic Acid-Containing Actinomycetes and Foaming in Activated Sludge Plants. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 66(3), 1158-1166. https://doi.org/10.1128/aem.66.3.1158-1166.2000
The formation of viscous foams on aeration basins and secondary clarifiers of activated sludge plants is a common and widespread problem. Foam formation is often attributed to...

Activated sludge foaming: The true extent of actinomycete diversity

Journal Article
Goodfellow, M., Stainsby, F., Davenport, R., Chun, J., & Curtis, T. (1998)
Activated sludge foaming: The true extent of actinomycete diversity. Water Science and Technology, 37(4-5), (511-519). doi:10.1016/s0273-1223(98)00153-x. ISSN 0273-1223
Isolates from activated sludge foam were provisionally assigned to the genera Gordona and Tsukamurella on the basis of colony morphology and pigmentation. Representatives of t...

Actinomycete diversity associated with foaming in activated sludge plants

Journal Article
Goodfellow, M., Davenport, R., Stainsby, F. M., & Curtis, T. P. (1996)
Actinomycete diversity associated with foaming in activated sludge plants. Journal of industrial microbiology, 17(3-4), 268-280. https://doi.org/10.1007/bf01574701
Large numbers of mycolic acid-containing actinomycetes were isolated from foam and scum samples taken from three activated-sludge sewage-treatment plants using several selecti...
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Studentship app - Antibiotic resistant bacteria in Scottish bathing and surface waters

2019 - date
Leonie Henn | Director of Studies: Dr Donald Morrison | Second Supervisor: Dr Fiona Stainsby

Evaluating enrichment and dissemination of extended spectrum beta lactamases producing Escherichia coli at a wastewater treatment plant

2019 - date
Tom Black | Director of Studies: Dr Fiona Stainsby | Second Supervisor: Dr Donald Morrison

Discovery and characterisation of novel biosurfactants that exhibit anti-microbial and/or anti-biofilm activity against pathogenic microorganisms

2018 - date
Janki Hodar | Director of Studies: Dr Fiona Stainsby | Second Supervisor: Dr Halina Vaughan

Conversations surrounding "consent": are those working within sexual health services equipped to facilitate conversations around consent?

2018 - date
Victoria Jones | Director of Studies: Dr Sally Brown | Second Supervisor: Dr Fiona McQueen

The prevalence and diversity of extended spectrum beta-lactam (ESBL) resistant Escherichia coli in coastal bathing waters, impacted by biological wastewater

2018 - date
Mairaid Hamilton | Director of Studies: Dr Donald Morrison | Second Supervisor: Dr Fiona Stainsby

Responses of aquatic invertebrates to underwater sound across different life history stages

2017 - date
Edward Bolger | Director of Studies: Prof Karen Diele | Second Supervisor: Dr Robert Briers

Coriander yield decline: investigating potential management options

2017 - date
Amanda Jones | Director of Studies: Prof Ian Singleton | Second Supervisor: Dr Fiona Stainsby

Evaluating the impact of gamification on student engagement with formative assessment

2017 - date
Errol Rivera | Director of Studies: Dr Claire Garden | Second Supervisor: Dr Bridget Hanna

An investigation into the nature of psychological resilience in junior athletes

2015 - 2017
A mixed method approach to understanding the nature of psychological resielince in junior athletes, reviewing and proposi...
Dr Hollie Fountain | Director of Studies: Dr Russell Martindale | Second Supervisor: Dr Tony Westbury

Investigation of new actinomycele bacteria for the biodesulpurisation of diesel fuel

2014 - date
Selva Athi Narayanan | Director of Studies: Dr Fiona Stainsby | Second Supervisor: Prof Nick Christofi

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