Reader in Marine Sciences / Co-Director of Research, St Abbs Marine Station
Grigoriadis, N., Bakirtzis, C., Politis, C., Danas, K. & Thuemmler, C. (2016). Health 4.0: The Case of Multiple Sclerosis. In 2016 IEEE 18th International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services (Healthcom), 100-104. doi:10.1109/HealthCom.2016.7749437. ISBN 978-1-5090-3370-6
Multiple sclerosis is a chronic and variable disease in matters of symptoms, clinical course and outcome. The ultimate goal of currently used drugs and therapeutic strategies ...
O'Connor, S. (2016). What is REF and is it relevant?. University of Glasgow, UK
Blog: As a doctoral student eager to make the most of my research experience, I am surprised that the Research Excellence Framework (REF) doesn’t really appear anywhere in the...
Plowas, W., Hairstans, R., Bell, T. & Bros Williamson, J. (2015). Understanding the compatibility of UK resource for dowel laminated timber construction
Dowel Laminated Timber (DLT also know as Brettstapel) is a technique of constructing large-scale solid timber panels for use as structural or non-structural elements. The tech...
Medical Research Council
Risks of developing many adult illnesses are set down as we develop in the womb, hence the environment we experience during fetal life needs to be ‘just right’. Understanding how the fetal environmen...
Nrf2, a transcriptional activator of cell protection genes, is an emerging target for neurodegenerative conditions including Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Nrf2 activity is reduced in dementia patients and...
Medical Research Scotland
MS is a prevalent disease in Scotland with some 10000 sufferers, but treatment options are limited and often only partially effective (Gourraud et al., 2012). MS is known to influence quality of life...
04 May 2018
04 May 2018
This research seminar discusses work in-progress pertaining to the set up and implementation of a Digital Literacy Social Lab (DLSL) in Hamilton, Canada. The Digital Literacy ...
Leader of Research Information Management
Associate Professor of Immunology & Infection / Director of Research, School of Applied Sciences
Lecturer and Research Leader in Biomedical Sciences
Fraser, M. (2012). Study to investigate impact of SBV on Scottish farmers.
Redfern, J., Maiorana, A., Neubeck, L., Clark, A. M. & Briffa, T. (2010). Achieving coordinated secondary prevention of coronary heart disease for all in need (SPAN).
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
Buchanan, W. J., Graves, J. & Bose, N. (2009). Patent: Improvements in or relating to digital forensics.
WO 2010029346 20100318
IMPROVEMENTS IN OR RELATING TO DIGITAL FORENSICS
The present disclosure relates to improvements in or relating to digital forensics, and in particular...
Kennedy, C., Gray Brunton, C. & Hogg, R. (2009). (Mis)Communication and context for childhood vaccinations: a role for critical health psychology?
Background: The promotion of childhood vaccinations is complex in the literature. Vaccination is important to ensure protection from infectious diseases but in developed count...
Soufian, M. (2005). Mass Spectral Data Analysis of Microbial Pathogens. In Annual conferenceISBN n/a
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Craig, P. & Kennedy, J. (2002). Coordinated graph and scatter-plot views for the visual exploration of microarray time-series data. In IEEE Symposium on Information Visualization, 173-180. doi:10.1109/INFVIS.2003.1249023. ISBN 0-7803-8154-8
Microarrays are a relatively new, high-throughput data acquisition technology for investigating biological phenomena at the micro-level. The product of microarray experiments ...
Stebbens, H. R., Smith, D. & Cuddeford, D. (2001). ¿EXISTE UN PAPEL PARA BIOSAF EN LAS DIETAS DE EQUINOS?
Translation from Spanish:
BIOSAF Sc47 has been incorporated into the diets of rabbits, sheep, cattle, and pigs, where has allowed a better use of the food, high consumption an...
Girling, S. J., Harley, J., Fraser, M., Pizzi, R., Naylor, A., Brown, D. & Richardson, D. (2015). Successful long-term management of an outbreak of Johne’s disease (Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis) in a wild ungulate collection using vaccination after a test and cull policy
Lim Jumelle, A. K. & Thuemmler, C. (2014). Opportunities and Challenges of Internet-Based Health Interventions in the Future Internet. In 2015 12th International Conference on Information Technology - New Generations, 567-573. doi:10.1109/ITNG.2015.95
Internet-based health interventions are behavioral treatments aim at changing behaviors to promote healthy living and prevent diseases and illness. This paper first discusses ...
Girling, S. J., Fraser, M., Pizzi, R., Brown, D., Gow, D. & Campbell-Palmer, R. (2014). Health screening and results for water voles (Arvicola amphibius) released in England since 2012
Fraser, M., Girling, S. J. & Innes, E. A. (2014). An examination of current attitudes towards wildlife and disease transmission within the Scottish farming community
Agriculture and wildlife live together in our countryside and disease transmission occurs between them. For farmers this can represent an economical loss as well as animal wel...
Evidence-informed recruitment and retention strategies are required to ensure the nursing workforce has sufficient capacity and capability to deliver care to Scotland’s population. Current ...
Crohn's in Childhood Research Association
Recent genetic discoveries, principally identification of NOD2 and ATG16L1 as susceptibility loci, strongly implicate a dysregulated host response to enteric bacteria and the autophagy pathway in the ...
The aim of this research is to evaluate the current attitude of the farming community in Scotland to the threat of Schmallenberg virus and the willingness to carry out vaccination by way of a question...
Chief Scientists Office
An estimated 3.7 million people live with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in the UK, predicted to increase by one-third by 2030, costing the NHS £1.2 billion/yr. Over 50% of costs are du...
The impact of poor diet and lack of exercise can have a fundamental and negative impact on those with a learning disability. Although interventions and preventative measures against heart disease and...
To investigate whether the glycosylation of the enzyme MMP-9 is altered uniquely in a manner that is indicative of metastatic breast cancer and /or the progression to this stage. The identification ...
Scottish Funding Council
IIDI is working with Patient Reminders Limited supported the SFC Innovation Voucher scheme.
Patient Reminders Limited provides patient reminder products and solutions for use in clinical studies, ph...
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is common: more than one in 1 in 15 young women has this condition. There are many associated health problems including abnormal periods, miscarriages, infertility, ex...
Performance measurement has the main aim of helping organizations to realize how decision-maki...
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), which includes ...
My main area of research interest is the role of exercise and ageing on vitamin D metabolism. Scotland is identified as a vitamin D deficient nat...
This thesis examines the meaning, origin and influence of Edgar Allan Poe’s...
Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer amongst males and 10,000 deaths per year are attri...
Alpha-1-acid glycoprotein (AGP) is a 43kDa glycoprotein, so called due to the post-translation...