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Otago Biochemistry publications: journal articles

Perez-Santangelo, S., Napier, N., Robson, F., Weller, J. L., Bond, D. M., & Macknight, R. C. (2022). A point mutation in Phytochromobilin synthase alters the circadian clock and photoperiodic flowering of Medicago truncatula. Plants, 11(3), 239. doi: 10.3390/plants11030239

Kavle, R. R., Carne, A., Bekhit, A. E.-D. A., Kebede, B., & Agyei, D. (2022). Macronutrients and mineral composition of wild harvested Prionoplus reticularis edible insect at various development stages: Nutritional and mineral safety implications. International Journal of Food Science & Technology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/ijfs.15545

Ohline, S. M., Chan, C., Schoderboeck, L., Wicky, H. E., Tate, W. P., Hughes, S. M., & Abraham, W. C. (2022). Effect of soluble amyloid precursor protein-alpha on adult hippocampal neurogenesis in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease. Molecular Brain, 15, 5. doi: 10.1186/s13041-021-00889-1

Caulton, A., Dodds, K. G., McRae, K. M., Couldrey, C., Horvath, S., & Clarke, S. M. (2022). Development of epigenetic clocks for key ruminant species. Genes, 13, 96. doi: 10.3390/genes13010096

Brew, T., Bougen-Zhukov, N., Mitchell, W., Decourtye, L., Schulpen, E., Nouri, Y., Godwin, T., & Guilford, P. (2021). Loss of E-cadherin leads to druggable vulnerabilities in sphingolipid metabolism and vesicle trafficking. Cancers, 14(1), 102. doi: 10.3390/ cancers14010102

Decourtye-Espiard, L., Bougen-Zhukov, N., Godwin, T., Brew, T., Schulpen, E., Black, M. A., & Guilford, P. (2021). E-cadherin-deficient epithelial cells are sensitive to HDAC inhibitors. Cancers, 14(1), 175. doi: 10.3390/ cancers14010102

Ramsay, K. A., McTavish, S. M., Wardell, S. J. T., & Lamont, I. L. (2021). The effects of sub-inhibitory antibiotic concentrations on Pseudomonas aeruginosa: Reduced susceptibility due to mutations. Frontiers in Microbiology, 12, 789550. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2021.789550

Pullikuth, A. K., Routh, E. D., Zimmermann, K. D., Chifman, J., Chou, J. W., Soike, M. H., … Black, M. A., … Miller, L. D. (2021). Bulk and single-cell profiling of breast tumors identifies TREM-1 as a dominant immune suppressive marker associated with poor outcomes. Frontiers in Oncology, 11, 734959. doi: 10.3389/fonc.2021.734959

Glen, K. A., & Lamont, I. L. (2021). β-lactam resistance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa: Current status, future prospects. Pathogens, 10(12), 1638. doi: 10.3390/pathogens10121638

Luxenburger, A., Bougen-Zhukov, N., Fraser, M. G., Beetham, H., Harris, L. D., Schmidt, D., … Guilford, P. J., & Evans, G. B. (2021). Discovery of AL-GDa62 as a potential synthetic lethal lead for the treatment of gastric cancer. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 64, 18114-18142. doi: 10.1021/acs.jmedchem.1c01609

Hudson, D. T., Chapman, P. A., Day, R. C., Morgan, X. C., & Beck, C. W. (2021). Complete genome sequences of Kinneretia sp. strain XES5, Shinella sp. strain XGS7, and Vogesella sp. strain XCS3, ssolated from Xenopus laevis skin. Microbiology Resource Announcements, 10(50), e01050-21. doi: 10.1128/mra.01050-21

Stoller, M. L., Basak, I., Denorme, F., Rowley, J. W., Alsobrooks, J., Parsawar, K., … Campbell, R. A. (2021). Neutrophil cathepsin G proteolysis of protease activated receptor 4 generates a novel, functional tethered ligand. Blood Advances. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1182/bloodadvances.2021006133

Decourtye, L., McCallum-Loudeac, J. A., Zellhuber-McMillan, S., Young, E., Sircombe, K. J., & Wilson, M. J. (2021). Characterization of a novel Lbx1 mouse loss of function strain. Differentiation. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.diff.2021.12.001

Biswas, S., & Eaton-Rye, J. J. (2021). PsbX maintains efficient electron transport in Photosystem II and reduces susceptibility to high light in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta: Bioenergetics. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.bbabio.2021.148519

Ruberto, F. P., Balzano, S., Namburi, P., Kimchi, A., Pescini-Gobert, R., Obolensky, A., … Rivolta, C. (2021). Heterozygous deletions of noncoding parts of the PRPF31 gene cause retinitis pigmentosa via reduced gene expression. Molecular Vision, 27, 107-116. Retrieved from

Raguraman, P., Balachandran, A. A., Chen, S., Diermeier, S. D., & Veedu, R. N. (2021). Antisense oligonucleotide-mediated splice switching: Potential therapeutic approach for cancer mitigation. Cancers, 13(21), 5555. doi: 10.3390/cancers13215555

Samarth, Lee, R., Kelly, D., Turnbull, M. H., Macknight, R., Poole, A. M., & Jameson, P. E. (2021). A novel TFL1 gene induces flowering in the mast seeding alpine snow tussock, Chionochloa pallens (Poaceae). Molecular Ecology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/mec.16273

Lawley, B., Grant, J., Harfoot, R., Treece, J. M., Day, R., Hernández, L. C., Stanton, J.-A. L., Ussher, J. E., & Quiñones‑Mateu, M. E. (2021). Rapid response to SARS-CoV-2 in Aotearoa New Zealand: Implementation of a diagnostic test and characterization of the first COVID-19 cases in the South Island. Viruses, 13(11), 2222. doi: 10.3390/v13112222

Smith, J., Banerjee, R., Waly, R., Urbano, A., Gimenez, G., Day, R., Eccles, M. R., Weeks, R. J., & Chatterjee, A. (2021). Locus-specific DNA methylation editing in melanoma cell lines using a CRISPR-based system. Cancers, 13, 5433. doi: 10.3390/cancers13215433

Legge, M., & Janssen, M.-A. (2021). QMLT: Looking backwards to going forward: A retrospective look at the QMLT qualification [75th anniversary article]. New Zealand Journal of Medical Laboratory Science, 75(2), 128-129.

Emde, A.-K., Phipps-Green, A., Cadzow, M., Gallagher, C. S., Major, T. J., Merriman, M. E., Topless, R. K., Takei, R., Dalbeth, N., … Stamp, L. K., … Wilcox, P. L., … Merriman, T. R., & Castel, S. E. (2021). Mid-pass whole genome sequencing enables biomedical genetic studies of diverse populations. BMC Genomics, 22, 666. doi: 10.1186/s12864-021-07949-9

Leask, M. P., & Merriman, T. R. (2021). The genetic basis of urate control and gout: Insights into molecular pathogenesis from follow-up study of genome-wide association study loci. Best Practice & Research: Clinical Rheumatology, 101721. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.berh.2021.101721

Ireton, K., Mortuza, R., Gyanwali, G. C., Gianfelice, A., & Hussain, M. (2021). Role of internalin proteins in pathogenesis of Listeria monocytogenes. Molecular Microbiology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/mmi.14836

Barzegar-Fallah, A., Alimoradi, H., Dunlop, J. L., Torbati, E., & Baird, S. K. (2021). Serotonin type-3 receptor antagonists selectively kill melanoma cells through classical apoptosis, microtubule depolymerisation, ERK activation, and NF-κB downregulation. Cell Biology & Toxicology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s10565-021-09667-0

Palmer, S., Dearden, P. K., Mercier, O. R., King-Hunt, A., & Lester, P. J. (2021). Gene drive and RNAi technologies: A bio-cultural review of next-generation tools for pest wasp management in New Zealand. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/03036758.2021.1985531

Wolyncewicz, B., Major, T. J., Delahunt, B., & Thunders, M. (2021). The epigenome: Key to understanding and predicting gout flares. Pathology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.pathol.2021.09.001

Bernhardt, H. S., & Tate, W. P. (2021). A new perspective on the Maillard reaction and the origin of life. Journal of Molecular Evolution. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s00239-021-10030-4

Bhandari, B. K., Lim, C. S., Remus, D. M., Chen, A., van Dolleweerd, C., & Gardner, P. P. (2021). Analysis of 11,430 recombinant protein production experiments reveals that protein yield is tunable by synonymous codon changes of translation initiation sites. PLoS Computational Biology, 17(10), e1009461. doi: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1009461

Rana, Z., Diermeier, S., Walsh, F. P., Hanif, M., Hartinger, C. G., & Rosengren, R. J. (2021). Anti-proliferative, anti-angiogenic and safety profiles of novel HDAC inhibitors for the treatment of metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer. Pharmaceuticals, 14, 1020. doi: 10.3390/ph14101020

Petersen, G. E. L., Fennessy, P. F., & Dearden, P. K. (2021). Management tools for genetic diversity in an isolated population of the honeybee (Apis mellifera) in New Zealand. Animal Production Science. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1071/An21102

McCulloch, G. A., Guhlin, J., Dutoit, L., Harrop, T. W. R., Dearden, P. K., & Waters, J. M. (2021). Genomic signatures of parallel alpine adaptation in recently-evolved flightless insects. Molecular Ecology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/mec.16204

Pinkney, H. R., Black, M. A., & Diermeier, S. D. (2021). Single-cell RNA-seq reveals heterogeneous lncRNA expression in xenografted triple-negative breast cancer cells. Biology, 10(10), 987. doi: 10.3390/biology10100987

Basak, I., Hansen, R. A., Ward, M. E., & Hughes, S. M. (2021). Deficiency of the lysosomal protein CLN5 alters lysosomal function and movement. Biomolecules, 11, 1412. doi: 10.3390/biom11101412

Kumar, M., Padala, P., Fahoum, J., Hassouna, F., Tsaban, T., Zoltsman, G., … Wiener, R. (2021). Structural basis for UFM1 transfer from UBA5 to UFC1. Nature Communications, 12, 5708. doi: 10.1038/s41467-021-25994-6

Hazlett, J., Niemi, V., Aiderus, A., Powell, K., Wise, L., Kemp, R., & Dunbier, A. K. (2021). Oestrogen deprivation induces chemokine production and immune cell recruitment in in vitro and in vivo models of oestrogen receptor-positive breast cancer. Breast Cancer Research, 23, 95. doi: 10.1186/s13058-021-01472-1

Ran, Z., Xue, X., Han, L., Terkeltaub, R., Merriman, T. R., Zhao, T., … Li, C. (2021). Decrease in serum urate level is associated with loss of visceral fat in male gout patients. Frontiers in Endocrinology, 12, 724822. doi: 10.3389/fendo.2021.724822

Campbell, A. C., Tanner, J. J., & Krause, K. L. (2021). Optimisation of neuraminidase expression for use in drug discovery by using HEK293-6E cells. Viruses, 13, 1893. doi: 10.3390/v13101893

Torbati, E., Krause, K. L., & Ussher, J. E. (2021). The immune response to SARS-CoV-2 and variants of concern. Viruses, 13, 1911. doi: 10.3390/v13101911

Barnett, S. C., Parr-Brownlie, L. C., Perry, B. A. L., Young, C. K., Wicky, H. E., Hughes, S. M., McNaughton, N., & Dalrymple-Alford, J. C. (2021). Anterior thalamic nuclei neurons sustain memory. Current Research in Neurobiology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.crneur.2021.100022

Dussex, N., van der Valk, T., Morales, H. E., Wheat, C. W., Díez-del-Molino, D., von Seth, J., Foster, Y., … Le Lec, M. F. (2021). Population genomics of the critically endangered kākāpō. Cell Genomics. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.xgen.2021.100002

Burgess, A. E., Kleffmann, T., & Mace, P. D. (2021). Oncogenic truncations of ASXL1 enhance a motif for BRD4 ET-domain binding. Journal of Molecular Biology, 433, 167242. doi: 10.1016/j.jmb.2021.167242

Badart, M. P., Barnes, E. M., Cording, A. P., Gilmer, S. C. L., Billinghurst, I. D., Edupuganti, V. V. S. R., … Bland, A. R., Bower, R. L., Rana, Z., Ferguson, S. A., Opel Reading, H. K., Cook, G. M., Rosengren, R. J., Krause, K. L., Gamble, A. B., Ashton, J. C., & Hawkins, B. C. (2021). Synthesis and biological evaluation of (-) and (+)-spiroleucettadine and analogues. ChemMedChem, 16, 1308-1315. doi: 10.1002/cmdc.202000954

Safarian, S., Opel-Reading, H. K., Wu, D., Mehdipour, A. R., Hards, K., Harold, L. K., … Stewart, I., … Cook, G. M., Krause, K. L., & Michel, H. (2021). The cryo-EM structure of the bd oxidase from M. tuberculosis reveals a unique structural framework and enables rational drug design to combat TB. Nature Communications, 12(1), 5236. doi: 10.1038/s41467-021-25537-z

Robinson, P. C., Frampton, C., Phipps-Green, A., Neogi, T., Stamp, L., Taylor, W., Merriman, T. R., & Dalbeth, N. (2021). Longitudinal development of incident gout from low-normal baseline serum urate concentrations: Individual participant data analysis. BMC Rheumatology, 5(1), 33. doi: 10.1186/s41927-021-00204-4

Burden, H. J., Adams, S., Kulatea, B., Wright-McNaughton, M. E., Sword, D., Ormsbee, J. J., … Merriman, T. R., … Krebs, J. D., Hall, R. M., … Merry, T. L. (2021). The CREBRF diabetes-protective rs373863828-A allele is associated with enhanced early insulin release in men of Māori and Pacific ancestry. Diabetologia. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s00125-021-05552-x

Thomas, L. J., Liggins, L., Banks, S. C., Beheregaray, L. B., Liddy, M., McCulloch, G. A., Waters, J. M., … Cumming, R. A., & Lamare, M. D. (2021). The population genetic structure of the urchin Centrostephanus rodgersii in New Zealand with links to Australia. Marine Biology, 168, 138. doi: 10.1007/s00227-021-03946-4

Aiderus, A., Newberg, J. Y., Guzman-Rojas, L., Contreras-Sandoval, A. M., Meshey, A. L., Jones, D. J., … Black, M. A., … Mann, M. B. (2021). Transposon mutagenesis identifies cooperating genetic drivers during keratinocyte transformation and cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma progression. PLoS Genetics, 17(8), e1009094. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1009094

Middleton, A. J., Teyra, J., Zhu, J., Sidhu, S. S., & Day, C. L. (2021). Identification of ubiquitin variants that inhibit the E2 ubiquitin conjugating enzyme, Ube2k. ACS Chemical Biology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1021/acschembio.1c00445

Mandal, A. K., Leask, M. P., Estiverne, C., Choi, H. K., Merriman, T. R., & Mount, D. B. (2021). Genetic and physiological effects of insulin on human urate homeostasis. Frontiers in Physiology, 12, 713710. doi: 10.3389/fphys.2021.713710

Wold, J., Koepfli, K.-P., Galla, S. J., Eccles, D., Hogg, C. J., Le Lec, M. F., Guhlin, J., Santure, A. W., & Steeves, T. E. (2021). Expanding the conservation genomics toolbox: Incorporating structural variants to enhance genomic studies for species of conservation concern. Molecular Ecology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/mec.16141

Ha, M., Bekhit, A. E.-D., McConnell, M., & Carne, A. (2021). A simple method for enrichment of β-lactoglobulin from bovine milk whey involving selective hydrolysis by two fungal protease preparations. Food Chemistry. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2021.130820

Leask, M., Lovegrove, M., Romeril, A., Duncan, E., & Dearden, P. (2021). Evolution and genomic organization of the insect sHSP gene cluster and coordinate regulation in phenotypic plasticity. BMC Ecology & Evolution, 21, 154. doi: 10.1186/s12862-021-01885-8

Smith, L. M., Jackson, S. A., Gardner, P. P., & Fineran, P. C. (2021). SorTn-seq: A high-throughput functional genomics approach to discovering regulators of bacterial gene expression. Nature Protocols. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1038/s41596-021-00582-6

Badii, M., Gaal, O. I., Cleophas, M. C., Klück, V., Davar, R., Habibi, E., … Stamp, L. K., … Phipps-Green, A. J., … Merriman, T. R., … Joosten, L. A. B. (2021). Urate-induced epigenetic modifications in myeloid cells. Arthritis Research & Therapy, 23, 202. doi: 10.1186/s13075-021-02580-1

Seo, S., Sizemore, R. J., Reader, K. L., Smither, R. A., Wicky, H. E., Hughes, S. M., Bilkey, D. K., Parr-Brownlie, L. C., & Oorschot, D. E. (2021). A schizophrenia risk factor induces marked anatomical deficits at GABAergic-dopaminergic synapses in the rat ventral tegmental area: Essential evidence for new targeted therapies. Journal of Comparative Neurology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/cne.25225

Panthi, S., Lyons, N. M. A., & Leitch, B. (2021). Impact of dysfunctional feed-forward inhibition on glutamate decarboxylase isoforms and γ-aminobutyric acid transporters. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 22(14), 7740. doi: 10.3390/ijms22147740

Pechmann, M., Kenny, N. J., Pott, L., Heger, P., Chen, Y.-T., Buchta, T., … Roth, S. (2021). Striking parallels between dorsoventral patterning in Drosophila and Gryllus reveal a complex evolutionary history behind a model gene regulatory network. eLIFE, 10, e68287. doi: 10.7554/eLife.68287

Calcino, A. D., Kenny, N. J., & Gerdol, M. (2021). Single individual structural variant detection uncovers widespread hemizygosity in molluscs. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, 376, 20200153. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2020.0153

Riesgo, A., Taboada, S., Kenny, N. J., Santodomingo, N., Moles, J., Leiva, C., … Maldonado, M. (2021). Recycling resources: Silica of diatom frustules as a source for spicule building in Antarctic siliceous demosponges. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 192(2), 259-276. doi: 10.1093/zoolinnean/zlaa058

Kenny, N. J., & Itskovich, V. B. (2021). Phylogenomic inference of the interrelationships of Lake Baikal sponges. Systematics & Biodiversity, 19(2), 209-217. doi: 10.1080/14772000.2020.1827077

Plese, B., Kenny, N. J., Rossi, M. E., Cárdenas, P., Schuster, A., Taboada, S., … Riesgo, A. (2021). Mitochondrial evolution in the Demospongiae (Porifera): Phylogeny, divergence time, and genome biology. Molecular Phylogenetics & Evolution, 155, 107011. doi: 10.1016/j.ympev.2020.107011

García-Castro, H., Kenny, N. J., Iglesias, M., Álvarez-Campos, P., Mason, V., Elek, A., … Solana, J. (2021). ACME dissociation: A versatile cell fixation-dissociation method for single-cell transcriptomics. Genome Biology, 22, 89. doi: 10.1186/s13059-021-02302-5

Te Morenga, L., Kruimer, D., McLean, R., Sabadel, A. J. M., Van Hale, R., Tatin, X., … Mann, J., & Merriman, T. (2021). Associations between sugars intakes and urinary sugars excretion and carbon stable isotope ratios in red blood cells as biomarkers of sugars intake in a predominantly Māori population. Frontiers in Nutrition, 8, 637267. doi: 10.3389/fnut.2021.637267

Edgecombe, J., Urban, L., Todd, E. V., & Gemmell, N. J. (2021). Might gene duplication and neofunctionalization contribute to the sexual lability observed in fish? Sexual Development. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1159/000515425

Ahmmed, M. K., Carne, A., Bunga, S., Tian, H. S., & Bekhit, A. E.-D. A. (2021). Lipidomic signature of Pacific lean fish species head and skin using gas chromatography and nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy. Food Chemistry, 365, 130637. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2021.130637

Choo, P., Forsman, J. A., Hui, L., Khaing, E. P., Summerfield, T. C., & Eaton-Rye, J. J. (2021). The PsbJ protein is required for photosystem II activity in centers lacking the PsbO and PsbV lumenal subunits. Photosynthesis Research. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s11120-021-00862-y

Wiggins, G. A. R., Black, M. A., Dunbier, A., Morley-Bunker, A. E., kConFab Investigators, Pearson, J. F., & Walker, L. C. (2021). Increased gene expression variability in BRCA1-associated and basal-like breast tumours. Breast Cancer Research & Treatment. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s10549-021-06328-y

Lin, W., Farella, M., Antoun, J. S., Topless, R. K., Merriman, T. R., & Michelotti, A. (2021). Factors associated with orthodontic pain. Journal of Oral Rehabilitation. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/joor.13227

Ji, A., Shaukat, A., Takei, R., Bixley, M., Cadzow, M., Topless, R. K., Major, T. J., Phipps-Green, A., Merriman, M. E., … Stamp, L. K., Dalbeth, N., … Merriman, T. R. (2021). Aotearoa New Zealand Māori and Pacific population-specific gout risk variants: CLNK is a separate risk gene at the SLC2A9 locus. Journal of Rheumatology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.201684

Hwang, J., Strange, N., Phillips, M. J. A., Krause, A. L., Heywood, A., Gamble, A. B., … Tyndall, J. D. A. (2021). Optimization of peptide-based inhibitors targeting the HtrA serine protease in Chlamydia: Design, synthesis and biological evaluation of pyridone-based and N-Capping group-modified analogues. European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 224(113692). doi: 10.1016/j.ejmech.2021.113692

Gao, Q., Cheng, X., Merriman, T. R., Wang, C., Cui, L., Zhang, H., … Lu, J. (2021). Manifestations de la goutte chez 9754 patients d’un centre clinique chinois: étude observationnelle sur 10 ans. Revue du Rhumatisme. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.rhum.2021.07.002

McCartney, A. M., Hilario, E., Choi, S.-S., Guhlin, J., Prebble, J. M., Houliston, G., … Chagné, D. (2021). An exploration of assembly strategies and quality metrics on the accuracy of the rewarewa (Knightia excelsa) genome. Molecular Ecology Resources, 21, 2125-2144. doi: 10.1111/1755-0998.13406

Colantonio, L. D., Reynolds, R. J., Merriman, T. R., Gaffo, A., Singh, J. A., Plante, T. B., … Irvin, M. R. (2021). Higher serum urate levels are associated with an increased risk for sudden cardiac death. Journal of Rheumatology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.210139

McMillan, H. D., Keeshan, K., Dunbier, A. K., & Mace, P. D. (2021). Structure vs. function of TRIB1: Myeloid neoplasms and beyond. Cancer, 13, 3060. doi: 10.3390/cancers13123060

Takei, R., Sumpter, N. A., Phipps-Green, A., Cadzow, M., Topless, R. K., Reynolds, R. J., & Merriman, T. R. (2021). Correspondence on 'Variants in urate transporters, ADH1B, GCKR and MEPE genes associated with transition from asymptomatic hyperuricaemia to gout: Results of the first gout versus asymptomatic hyperuricaemia GWAS in Caucasians using data from the UK Biobank'. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2021-220769

Patel, S. G., Buchanan, C. M., Mulroy, E., Simpson, M., Reid, H. A., Drake, K., Merriman, M. E., Phipps-Green, A., Cadzow, M., Merriman, T. R., … Roxburgh, R. H. (2021). Potential PINK1 founder effect in Polynesia causing early-onset Parkinson's disease. Movement Disorders. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/mds.28665

Madani, G., Lamping, E., Lee, H. J., Niimi, M., Mitra, A. K., & Cannon, R. D. (2021). Small-scale plasma membrane preparation for the analysis of Candida albicans Cdr1-mGFPHis. Journal of Visualized Experiments, 172, e62592. doi: 10.3791/62592

Wang, Y., Morton, J. D., Bekhit, A. E.-D. A., Carne, A., & Mason, S. L. (2021). Amino acid sequences of lactoferrin from red deer (Cervus elaphus) milk and antimicrobial activity of its derived peptides lactoferricin and lactoferrampin. Foods, 10(6), 1305. doi: 10.3390/foods10061305

Brownfield, L. (2021). Plant breeding: Revealing the secrets of cytoplasmic male sterility in wheat [Dispatch]. Current Biology, 31(11), R724-R726. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2021.04.026

Ahmmed, M. K., Carne, A., Ahmmed, F., Stewart, I., Tian, H., & Bekhit, A. E.-D. A. (2021). Positional distribution of fatty acids and phospholipid composition in King salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) head, roe and skin using nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy. Food Chemistry, 363, 130302. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2021.130302

Sunde, H., Ryder, K., Bekhit, A. E.-D. A., & Carne, A. (2021). Analysis of peptides in a sheep beta lactoglobulin hydrolysate as a model to evaluate the effect of peptide amino acid sequence on bioactivity. Food Chemistry. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2021.130346

Forsman, J. A., & Eaton-Rye, J. J. (2021). The hydrophobicity of mutations targeting D1:Val219 modifies formate and diuron binding in the quinone-Fe-acceptor complex of Photosystem II. Physiologia Plantarum. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/ppl.13469

Timaxian, C., Vogel, C. F. A., Orcel, C., Vetter, D., Durochat, C., Chinal, C., … Diermeier, S. D., … Lazennec, G. (2021). Pivotal role for Cxcr2 in regulating tumor-associated neutrophil in breast cancer. Cancers, 13(11), 2584. doi: 10.3390/cancers13112584

Almomani, S. N., Alsaleh, A. A., Weeks, R. J., Chatterjee, A., Day, R. C., Honda, I., … Fukuzawa, R., Slatter, T. L., Hung, N. A., Devenish, C., Morison, I. M., & Macaulay, E. C. (2021). Identification and validation of DNA methylation changes in pre-eclampsia. Placenta, 110, 16-23. doi: 10.1016/j.placenta.2021.05.005

McCormick, N., O'Connor, M. J., Yokose, C., Merriman, T. R., Mount, D. B., Leong, A., & Choi, H. K. (2021). Assessing the causal relationships between insulin resistance and hyperuricemia and gout using bidirectional Mendelian randomization. Arthritis & Rheumatology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/art.41779

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Wan Taib, W. R., Adanan, M., Yunus, N. M., Lin, T. H., Ghazali, W. S. W., Phipps-Green, A. J., & Merriman, T. R. (2018). Association of solute carrier family 2, member 9 (SLC2A9) genetic variant rs3733591 with gout in a Malay sample set. Medical Journal of Malaysia, 73(5), 307-310.

Fellner, M., Rankin, J. A., Desguin, B., Hu, J., & Hausinger, R. P. (2018). Analysis of the active site cysteine residue of the sacrificial sulfur insertase LarE from Lactobacillus plantarum. Biochemistry, 57(38), 5513-5523. doi: 10.1021/acs.biochem.8b00601

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Major, T. J., Topless, R. K., Dalbeth, N., & Merriman, T. R. (2018). Evaluation of the diet wide contribution to serum urate levels: Meta-analysis of population based cohorts. BMJ, 363, k3951. doi: 10.1136/bmj.k3951

Foglizzo, M., Middleton, A. J., Burgess, A. E., Crowther, J. M., Dobson, R. C. J., Murphy, J. M., Day, C. L., & Mace, P. D. (2018). A bidentate Polycomb Repressive-Deubiquitinase complex is required for efficient activity on nucleosomes. Nature Communications, 9, 3932. doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-06186-1

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Stamp, L. K., Merriman, T. R., & Singh, J. A. (2018). Expert opinion on emerging urate-lowering therapies. Expert Opinion on Emerging Drugs, 23(3), 201-209. doi: 10.1080/14728214.2018.1527899

Bräuning, S., Catanach, A., Lord, J. M., Bicknell, R., & Macknight, R. C. (2018). Comparative transcriptome analysis of the wild-type model apomict Hieracium praealtum and its loss of parthenogenesis (lop) mutant. BMC Plant Biology, 18, 206. doi: 10.1186/s12870-018-1423-1

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Stamp, L. K., Wallace, M., Roberts, R. L., Frampton, C., Miner, J. N., Merriman, T. R., & Dalbeth, N. (2018). ABCG2 rs2231142 (Q141K) and oxypurinol concentrations in people with gout receiving allopurinol. Drug Metabolism & Pharmacokinetics, 33(6), 241-242. doi: 10.1016/j.dmpk.2018.09.002

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Ketharnathan, S., Leask, M., Boocock, J., Phipps-Green, A. J., Antony, J., O'Sullivan, J. M., Merriman, T. R., & Horsfield, J. A. (2018). A non-coding genetic variant maximally associated with serum urate levels is functionally linked to HNF4A-dependent PDZK1 expression. Human Molecular Genetics, 27(22), 3964-3973. doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddy295

Fatima, T., McKinney, C., Major, T. J., Stamp, L. K., Dalbeth, N., Iverson, C., Merriman, T. R., & Miner, J. N. (2018). The relationship between ferritin and urate levels and risk of gout. Arthritis Research & Therapy, 20, 179. doi: 10.1186/s13075-018-1668-y

Robertson, S. P., Harré Hindmarsh, J., Berry, S., Cameron, V. A., Cox, M. P., Dewes, O., … Matisoo-Smith, E., … Sika-Paotonu, D., … Merriman, T. R., … Wilcox, P. (2018). Genomic medicine must reduce, not compound, health inequities: The case for hauora-enhancing genomic resources for New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal, 131(1480), 81-89. Retrieved from

Burrow, K., Young, W., McConnell, M., Carne, A., Barr, D., Reid, M., & Bekhit, A. E.-D. (2018). The distribution of essential, trace, and nonessential minerals in weanling male rats fed sheep or cow milk. Molecular Nutrition & Food Research, 62, 1800482. doi: 10.1002/mnfr.201800482

Gurney, J. K., Stanley, J., McGlynn, K., Richiardi, L., Shaw, C., Edwards, R., Merriman, T. R., Robson, B., … McLeod, M., Kennedy, M. A., & Sarfati, D. (2018). Testicular Cancer in New Zealand (TCNZ) study: Protocol for a national case-control study. BMJ Open, 8, e025212. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-025212

Manning, P. J., Grattan, D., Merriman, T., Manning, T., Williams, S., & Sutherland, W. (2018). Pharmaceutical interventions for weight-loss maintenance: No effect from cabergoline. International Journal of Obesity, 42, 1871-1879. doi: 10.1038/s41366-018-0165-3

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Dalbeth, N., Phipps-Green, A., Frampton, C., Neogi, T., Taylor, W. J., & Merriman, T. R. (2018). Relationship between serum urate concentration and clinically evident incident gout: An individual participant data analysis [Concise report]. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 77(7), 1048-1052. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2017-212288

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Figueiredo, J., Melo, S., Gamet, K., Godwin, T., Seixas, S., Sanches, J. M., Guilford, P., & Seruca, R. (2018). E-cadherin signal sequence disruption: A novel mechanism underlying hereditary cancer. Molecular Cancer, 17, 112. doi: 10.1186/s12943-018-0859-0

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Roberts, R. L., Wallace, M. C., Harrison, A. A., White, D., Dalbeth, N., Stamp, L. K., … Highton, J., Merriman, T. R., … Stebbings, S. M. (2018). Association of Crohn's disease-related chromosome 1q32 with ankylosing spondylitis is independent of bowel symptoms and faecal calprotectin. PeerJ, 6, e5088. doi: 10.7717/peerj.5088

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Greig, K., Gosling, A., Collins, C. J., Boocock, J., McDonald, K., Addison, D. J., … Higham, C. F. W., … Walter, R., & Matisoo-Smith, E. (2018). Complex history of dog (Canis familiaris) origins and translocations in the Pacific revealed by ancient mitogenomes. Scientific Reports, 8, 9130. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-27363-8

Wu, R., Wang, T., Allan, A. C., Macknight, R. C., & Varkonyi-Gasic, E. (2018). Overexpression of both AcSVP1 and AcSVP4 delays budbreak in kiwifruit A. chinensis var. deliciosa, but only AcSVP1 delays flowering in model plants. Environmental & Experimental Botany, 153, 262-270. doi: 10.1016/j.envexpbot.2018.06.010

Brewster, J., Garama, D., Lamare, M., & Carne, A. (2018). Carotenoid composition of a New Zealand (Evechinus chloroticus) and an Australian (Heliocidaris erythrogramma) sea urchin in relation to gonad colour. Aquaculture Research, 49(8), 2751-2762. doi: 10.1111/are.13736

Merriman, T. R., & Wilcox, P. L. (2018). Cardio-metabolic disease genetic risk factors among Māori and Pacific Island people in Aotearoa New Zealand: Current state of knowledge and future directions. Annals of Human Biology, 45(3), 202-214. doi: 10.1080/03014460.2018.1461929

Matisoo-Smith, E., & Gosling, A. L. (2018). Walking backwards into the future: The need for a holistic evolutionary approach in Pacific health research. Annals of Human Biology, 45(3), 175-187. doi: 10.1080/03014460.2018.1448889

Ohline, S. M., Wake, K. L., Hawkridge, M.-V., Dinnunhan, M. F., Hegemann, R. U., Wilson, A., Schoderboeck, L., Logan, B. J., … Hughes, S. M., & Abraham, W. C. (2018). Adult-born dentate granule cell excitability depends on the interaction of neuron age, ontogenetic age and experience. Brain Structure & Function, 223(7), 3213-3228. doi: 10.1007/s00429-018-1685-2

Newberg, J. Y., Black, M. A., Jenkins, N. A., Copeland, N. G., Mann, K. M., & Mann, M. B. (2018). SB Driver Analysis: A Sleeping Beauty cancer driver analysis framework for identifying and prioritizing experimentally actionable oncogenes and tumor suppressors. Nucleic Acids Research, 45(16), e94. doi: 10.1093/nar/gky450

Dickie, I. A., Boyer, S., Buckley, H., Duncan, R. P., Gardner, P., Hogg, I. D., … Morales, S. E., … Weaver, L. (2018). Towards robust and repeatable sampling methods in eDNA based studies. Molecular Ecology Resources, 18(5), 940-952. doi: 10.1111/1755-0998.12907

Poynton, H. C., Hasenbein, S., Benoit, J. B., Sepulveda, M., Poelchau, M. F., Hughes, D. S. T., … Cridge, A. G., … Richards, S. (2018). The toxicogenome of Hyalella azteca: A model for sediment ecotoxicology and evolutionary toxicology. Environmental Science & Technology, 52(10), 6009-6022. doi: 10.1021/acs.est.8b00837

Lacey, C. J., Doudney, K., Bridgman, P. G., George, P. M., Mulder, R. T., Zarifeh, J. J., Kimber, B., Cadzow, M. J., Black, M. A., Merriman, T. R., … Pearson, J. F., Cameron, V. A., & Kennedy, M. A. (2018). Copy number variants implicate cardiac function and development pathways in earthquake-induced stress cardiomyopathy. Scientific Reports, 8, 7548. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-25827-5

Merriman, T. R. (2018). Application of genetic epidemiology to CETP (Cholesteryl Ester Transfer Protein) concentration and risk of cardiovascular disease. Circulation: Genomic & Precision Medicine, 11(5), e002138. doi: 10.1161/circgen.118.002138

Major, T. J., Dalbeth, N., Stahl, E. A., & Merriman, T. R. (2018). An update on the genetics of hyperuricaemia and gout. Nature Reviews Rheumatology, 14, 341-353. doi: 10.1038/s41584-018-0004-x

Taylor, E. S., McCall, J. L., Shen, S., Girardin, A., Munro, F. M., Black, M. A., Ward-Hartstonge, K. A., & Kemp, R. A. (2018). Prognostic roles for IL-2-producing and CD69+ T cell subsets in colorectal cancer patients. International Journal of Cancer, 143(8), 2008-2016. doi: 10.1002/ijc.31598

Fudge, J. B., Lee, R. H., Laurie, R. E., Mysore, K. S., Wen, J., Weller, J. L., & Macknight, R. C. (2018). Medicago truncatula SOC1 genes are up-regulated by environmental cues that promote flowering. Frontiers in Plant Science, 9, 496. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2018.00496

Sew Hoy, W., Antoun, J., Lin, W., Chandler, N., Merriman, T., & Farella, M. (2018). Ecological momentary assessment of pain in adolescents undergoing orthodontic treatment using a smartphone app. Seminars in Orthodontics, 24(2), 209-216. doi: 10.1053/j.sodo.2018.04.002

Wheeler, N. E., Gardner, P. P., & Barquist, L. (2018). Machine learning identifies signatures of host adaptation in the bacterial pathogen Salmonella enterica. PLoS Genetics, 14(5), e1007333. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1007333

Krishnan, M., Major, T. J., Topless, R. K., Dewes, O., Yu, L., Thompson, J. M. D., … Stamp, L. K., … Wilcox, P., Grattan, D., … Merriman, T. R. (2018). Discordant association of the CREBRF rs373863828 A allele with increased BMI and protection from type 2 diabetes in Māori and Pacific (Polynesian) people living in Aotearoa/New Zealand. Diabetologia, 61(7), 1603-1613. doi: 10.1007/s00125-018-4623-1

Sun, M., Vazquez, A. I., Reynolds, R. J., Singh, J. A., Reeves, M., Merriman, T. R., … de los Campos, G. (2018). Untangling the complex relationships between incident gout risk, serum urate, and its comorbidities. Arthritis Research & Therapy, 20(1), 90. doi: 10.1186/s13075-018-1558-3

Clifton, B. E., Kaczmarski, J. A., Carr, P. D., Gerth, M. L., Tokuriki, N., & Jackson, C. J. (2018). Evolution of cyclohexadienyl dehydratase from an ancestral solute-binding protein. Nature Chemical Biology, 14(6), 542-547. doi: 10.1038/s41589-018-0043-2

Lim, C. S., Wardell, S. J. T., Kleffmann, T., & Brown, C. M. (2018). The exon-intron gene structure upstream of the initiation codon predicts translation efficiency. Nucleic Acids Research, 46(9), 4575-4591. doi: 10.1093/nar/gky282

Ton, K. N. T., Cree, S. L., Gronert-Sum, S. J., Merriman, T. R., Stamp, L. K., & Kennedy, M. A. (2018). Multiplexed nanopore sequencing of HLA-B locus in Māori and Pacific Island samples. Frontiers in Genetics, 9, 152. doi: 10.3389/fgene.2018.00152

Saunus, J. M., Smart, C. E., Kutasovic, J. R., Johnston, R. L., Kalita-de Croft, P., Miranda, M., … Sarkar, D., … Lakhani, S. R. (2018). Multidimensional phenotyping of breast cancer cell lines to guide preclinical research. Breast Cancer Research & Treatment, 167(1), 289-301. doi: 10.1007/s10549-017-4496-x

Liu, Y.-F., Oey, I., Bremer, P., Silcock, P., & Carne, A. (2018). Proteolytic pattern, protein breakdown and peptide production of ovomucin-depleted egg white processed with heat or pulsed electric fields at different pH. Food Research International, 108, 465-474. doi: 10.1016/j.foodres.2018.03.075

Stadler, T., Gavryushkina, A., Warnock, R. C. M., Drummond, A. J., & Heath, T. A. (2018). The fossilized birth-death model for the analysis of stratigraphic range data under different speciation modes. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 447, 41-55. doi: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2018.03.005

Deo, N., El-Hoss, J., Kolind, M., Mikulec, K., Peacock, L., Little, D. G., & Schindeler, A. (2018). JNK inhibitor CC-930 reduces fibrosis in a murine model of Nf1-deficient fracture repair. Journal of Applied Biomedicine, 16(4), 350-357. doi: 10.1016/j.jab.2018.01.006

Wai, D. C., Szyszka, T. N., Campbell, A. E., Kwong, C., Wilkinson-White, L. E., Silva, A. P. G., … Chalmers, J. N., Patrick, W. M., … Mackay, J. P. (2018). The BRD3 ET domain recognizes a short peptide motif through a mechanism that is conserved across chromatin remodelers and transcriptional regulators. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 293, 7160-7175. doi: 10.1074/jbc.RA117.000678

Dalbeth, N., Phipps-Green, A., Frampton, C., Neogi, T., & Merriman, T. R. (2018). Response to: 'The reference levels of serum urate for clinically evident incident gout' by Chen and Ding. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 78(5), e41. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2018-213372

Arun, G., Diermeier, S. D., & Spector, D. L. (2018). Therapeutic targeting of long non-coding RNAs in cancer. Trends in Molecular Medicine, 24(3), 257-277. doi: 10.1016/j.molmed.2018.01.001

Budhidarmo, R., Zhu, J., Middleton, A. J., & Day, C. L. (2018). The RING domain of RING Finger 11 (RNF11) protein binds Ubc13 and inhibits formation of polyubiquitin chains. FEBS Letters, 592(8), 1434-1444. doi: 10.1002/1873-3468.13029

Pirro, M., Bianconi, V., Schiaroli, E., Francisci, D., Mannarino, M. R., Bagaglia, F., … Merriman, T., & Baldelli, F. (2018). Elevated serum uric acid levels are associated with endothelial dysfunction in HIV patients receiving highly-active antiretroviral therapy. Atherosclerosis, 272, 101-107. doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2018.03.031

Mastropasqua, M. C., Lamont, I., Martin, L. W., Reid, D. W., D'Orazio, M., & Battistoni, A. (2018). Efficient zinc uptake is critical for the ability of Pseudomonas aeruginosa to express virulence traits and colonize the human lung. Journal of Trace Elements in Medicine & Biology, 48, 74-80. doi: 10.1016/j.jtemb.2018.03.009

Major, T. J., Krishnan, M., Topless, R. K., Dewes, O., Thompson, J., de Zoysa, J., Stamp, L. K., … Wilcox, P., Grattan, D., … Merriman, T. R. (2018). Re: "Widespread prevalence of a CREBRF variant among Māori and Pacific children is associated with weight and height in early childhood". International Journal of Obesity & Related Metabolic Disorders, 42, 1389-1391. doi: 10.1038/s41366-018-0025-1

Talaroa, G., Harbison-Price, N., Ferguson, S. A., Carter, G. P., Williamson, D. A., Macknight, R. C., Cook, G. M., & Helkal, A. (2018). Complete genome sequence of a New Zealand isolate of the bovine pathogen Streptococcus uberis. Genome Announcements, 6(9), e00119-18. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.00119-18

Bilton, T. P., Schofield, M. R., Black, M. A., Chagné, D., Wilcox, P. L., & Dodds, K. G. (2018). Accounting for errors in low coverage high-throughput sequencing data when constructing genetic maps using biparental outcrossed populations. Genetics, 209(1), 65-76. doi: 10.1534/genetics.117.300627

Harrop, T. W. R., Denecke, S., Yang, Y. T., Chan, J., Daborn, P. J., Perry, T., & Batterham, P. (2018). Evidence for activation of nitenpyram by a mitochondrial cytochrome P450 in Drosophila melanogaster. Pest Management Science, 74(7), 1616-1622. doi: 10.1002/ps.4852

Watkins, O. C., Sharpe, M. L., Perry, N. B., & Krause, K. L. (2018). New Zealand glowworm (Arachnocampa luminosa) bioluminescence is produced by a firefly-like luciferase but an entirely new luciferin. Scientific Reports, 8(3278). doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-21298-w

Stovall, W. R., Taylor, H. R., Black, M., Grosser, S., Rutherford, K., & Gemmell, N. J. (2018). Genetic sex assignment in wild populations using genotyping‐by‐sequencing data: A statistical threshold approach. Molecular Ecology Resources, 18(2), 179-190. doi: 10.1111/1755-0998.12767

Tan, V. T. Y., Mockett, B. G., Ohline, S. M., Parfitt, K. D., Wicky, H. E., Peppercorn, K., Schoderboeck, L., Yahaya, M. F. b., Tate, W. P., Hughes, S. M., & Abraham, W. C. (2018). Lentivirus-mediated expression of human secreted amyloid precursor protein-alpha prevents development of memory and plasticity deficits in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease. Molecular Brain, 11, 7. doi: 10.1186/s13041-018-0348-9

González-Miró, M., Rodríguez-Noda, L. M., Fariñas-Medina, M., Cedré-Marrero, B., Madariaga-Zarza, S., Zayas-Vignier, C., … Kleffmann, T., … Rehm, B. H. A. (2018). Bioengineered polyester beads co-displaying protein and carbohydrate-based antigens induce protective immunity against bacterial infection. Scientific Reports, 8, 1888. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-20205-7

Biswas, S., & Eaton-Rye, J. J. (2018). PsbY is required for prevention of photodamage to photosystem II in a PsbM-lacking mutant of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Photosynthetica, 56(1), 200-209. doi: 10.1007/s11099-018-0788-6

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Cridge, A. G., Crowe-McAuliffe, C., Mathew, S. F., & Tate, W. P. (2018). Eukaryotic translational termination efficiency is influenced by the 3' nucleotides within the ribosomal mRNA channel. Nucleic Acids Research, gkx1315. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkx1315

Campbell, H., Fleming, N., Roth, I., Mehta, S., Wiles, A., Williams, G., … Munro, F., McNoe, L., Black, M., McCall, J., Slatter, T. L., … Braithwaite, A. W. (2018). Δ133p53 isoform promotes tumour invasion and metastasis via interleukin-6 activation of JAK-STAT and RhoA-ROCK signalling. Nature Communications, 9(1), 254. doi: 10.1038/s41467-017-02408-0

Wright, D. F. B., Dalbeth, N., Phipps-Green, A. J., Merriman, T. R., Barclay, M. L., Drake, J., … Stamp, L. K. (2018). The impact of diuretic use and ABCG2 genotype on the predictive performance of a published allopurinol dosing tool. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 84(5), 937-943. doi: 10.1111/bcp.13516

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