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📑 Publications                            Click here for PubMed-indexed publications                        

Functional Characterization of a Novel Family of Acetylcholine-Gated Chloride Channels in Schistosoma mansoni. MacDonald K, Buxton S, Kimber MJ, Day TA, Robertson AP, Ribeiro P.

PLoS Pathog 2014 Jun 12;10(6):e1004181.
PMID: 24945827
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flp-32 Ligand/receptor silencing phenocopy faster plant pathogenic nematodes. Atkinson LE, Stevenson M, McCoy CJ, Marks NJ, Fleming C, Zamanian M, Day TA, Kimber MJ, Maule AG, Mousley A.

PLoS Pathog 2013 Feb;9(2):e1003169.
PMID: 23468621
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Novel RNAi-mediated approach to G protein-coupled receptor deorphanization: proof of principle and characterization of a planarian 5-HT receptor. Zamanian M, Agbedanu PN, Wheeler NJ, McVeigh P, Kimber MJ, Day TA.

PLoS One 2012;7(7):e40787.
PMID: 22815820
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Beta-lactam antibiotics prevent Salmonella-mediated bovine encephalopathy regardless of the β-lactam resistance status of the bacteria. Xiong N, Brewer MT, Anderson KL, Watrous GK, Weeks KE, Barnhill AE, Day TA, Kimber MJ, Carlson SA.

Vet J 2012 Jun;192(3):535-7.
PMID: 21798771
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The repertoire of G protein-coupled receptors in the human parasite Schistosoma mansoni and the model organism Schmidtea mediterranea. Zamanian M, Kimber MJ, McVeigh P, Carlson SA, Maule AG, Day TA.

BMC Genomics 2011 Dec 6;12:596.
PMID: 22145649
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Schistosome I/Lamides--a new family of bioactive helminth neuropeptides. McVeigh P, Mair GR, Novozhilova E, Day A, Zamanian M, Marks NJ, Kimber MJ, Day TA, Maule AG.

Int J Parasitol 2011 Jul;41(8):905-13.
PMID: 21554884
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Development of an in vivo RNAi protocol to investigate gene function in the filarial nematode, Brugia malayi. Song C, Gallup JM, Day TA, Bartholomay LC, Kimber MJ.

PLoS Pathogens 2010 Dec 23;6(12):e1001239.
PMID: 21203489
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Neuropeptide physiology in helminths. (Review) Mousley A, Novozhilova E, Kimber MJ, Day TA.

Adv Exp Med Biol 2010;692:78-97.
PMID: 21189675
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FMRFamide-Like Peptides (FLPs) Enhance Voltage-Gated Calcium Currents to Elicit Muscle Contraction in the Human Parasite Schistosoma mansoni. Novozhilova E, Kimber MJ, Qian H, McVeigh P, Robertson AP, Zamanian M, Maule AG, Day TA.

PLoS NTD 2010 Aug 10;4(8). pii: e790.
PMID: 20706630
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Evaluation of the pathogenicity and virulence of three strains of Salmonella organisms in calves and pigs. Xiong N, Brewer MT, Day TA, Kimber MJ, Barnhill AE, Carlson SA.

Am J Vet Res 2010 Oct;71(10):1170-7.
PMID: 20919903
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A PAL for Schistosoma mansoni PHM. Atkinson LE, McVeigh P, Kimber MJ, Marks NJ, Eipper BA, Mains RE, Day TA, Maule AG.

Mol Biochem Parasitol 2010 Oct;173(2):97-106.
PMID: 20488212
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Identification of an Ascaris G protein-coupled acetylcholine receptor with atypical muscarinic pharmacology. Kimber MJ, Sayegh L, El-Shehabi F, Song C, Zamanian M, Woods DJ, Day TA, Ribeiro P.

Int J Parasitol 2009 Sep;39(11):1215-22.
PMID:19327362
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Identification of a platyhelminth neuropeptide receptor. Omar HH, Humphries JE, Larsen MJ, Kubiak TM, Geary TG, Maule AG, Kimber MJ, Day TA.

Int J Parasitol 2007 Jun;37(7):725-33.
PMID: 17362965
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Somatostatin receptors signal through EFA6A-ARF6 to activate phospholipase D in clonal beta-cells. Grodnitzky JA, Syed N, Kimber MJ, Day TA, Donaldson JG, Hsu WH.

J Biol Chem 2007 May 4;282(18):13410-8.
PMID: 17353194
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flp gene disruption in a parasitic nematode reveals motor dysfunction and unusual neuronal sensitivity to RNA interference. Kimber MJ, McKinney S, McMaster S, Day TA, Fleming CC, Maule AG.

FASEB J 2007 Apr;21(4):1233-43.
PMID: 17200420
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Neuropeptide signalling systems in flatworms. (Review) McVeigh P, Kimber MJ, Novozhilova E, Day TA.

Parasitology 2005;131 Suppl:S41-55.
PMID: 16569292
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Neuromuscular function in plant parasitic nematodes: a target for novel control strategies? (Review) Kimber MJ, Fleming CC.

Parasitology 2005;131 Suppl:S129-42.
PMID: 16569286
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Structure and bioactivity of neuropeptide F from the human parasites Schistosoma mansoni and Schistosoma japonicum. Humphries JE, Kimber MJ, Barton YW, Hsu W, Marks NJ, Greer B, Harriott P, Maule AG, Day TA.

J Biol Chem 2004 Sep 17;279(38):39880-5.
PMID: 15229227
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Localisation of Globodera pallida FMRFamide-related peptide encoding genes using in situ hybridisation. Kimber MJ, Fleming CC, Prior A, Jones JT, Halton DW, Maule AG.

Int J Parasitol 2002 Aug;32(9):1095-105.
PMID: 12117492
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FMRFamide-related peptides in potato cyst nematodes. Kimber MJ, Fleming CC, Bjourson AJ, Halton DW, Maule AG.

Mol Biochem Parasitol 2001 Sep 3;116(2):199-208.
PMID: 11522352
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Classical neurotransmitters in the ovijector of Ascaris suum: localization and modulation of muscle activity. Fellowes RA, Maule AG, Martin RJ, Geary TG, Thompson DP, Kimber MJ, Marks NJ, Halton DW.

Parasitology 2000 Sep;121 ( Pt 3):325-36.
PMID: 11085252