Chan, Y., Gillies, S., Ross, J., Harrison, D., Wheelhouse, N., Chan, Y., …Prost, S. (2003). TNF-α induced DNA damage in primary murine hepatocytes. International Journal of Molecular Medicine, 12(6), (889-894). doi:10.3892/ijmm.12.6.889. ISSN 1107-3756
Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is one of the most common cancers worldwide, usually arising from a background of chronic inflammatory disease. Tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF...
Stubbs, A. K., Wheelhouse, N. M., Lomax, M. A., & Hazlerigg, D. G. (2002). Nutrient-hormone interaction in the ovine liver: methionine supply selectively modulates growth hormone-induced IGF-I gene expression. Journal of Endocrinology, 174(2), (335-341). doi:10.1677/joe.0.1740335. ISSN 0022-0795
This study tested the hypothesis that specific amino acids are responsible for modulating the insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) response to growth hormone (GH) in ovine hep...
Wheelhouse, N. M., Stubbs, A. K., Lomax, M. A. & MacRae, J. C. (1999). Growth hormone and amino acid supply interact synergistically to control insulin-like growth factor-I production and gene expression in cultured ovine hepatocytes. Journal of Endocrinology. 163(2), 353-361. doi:10.1677/joe.0.1630353. ISSN 0022-0795
Many of the anabolic effects of growth hormone (GH) are indirect, occurring through GH-stimulated production of insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) by the liver. As well as b...
Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
Rutherford Fellows, will work in project areas related to food safety (Pathogen detection, AMR etc) and food spoilage.
Rutherford Fund, are funded by BEIS and the scheme is being managed by Universit...
Society for Reproduction and Fertility
SRF summer studentship
Chlamydia trachomatis is the most common sexually-transmitted infection in the world, and is associated with miscarriage, pre-term birth and infertility. However, the understanding of the mechanisms t...
Katzer, F., Wheelhouse, N., Wright, F. & Longbottom, D. (2010). Novel chlamydia-like organisms as cause of bovine abortions, UK. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 16(8), 1323-1324. doi:10.3201/eid1608.091878. ISSN 1080-6040
Scottish Funding Council
Development of a UV-C hand-sanitiser unit
Chief Scientists Office
Chlamydia trachomatis is the most common sexually transmitted infection in Scotland, and has significant long‐term consequences to reproductive health. Recent studies suggest that in addition to the g...
University of Glasgow
Supporting Evidence Based Interventions
Listeria monocytogenes is a ubiquitous environmental bacterium which has the potential to cause serious illness and even death afte...