Translational Physiology Research Group

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Publications

Dr Bradley Elliott

Elliott, B., Herbert, P., Sculthorpe, N., Grace, F., Stratton, D. and Hayes, L. (2017) Lifelong exercise, but not short-term high-intensity interval training, increases GDF11, a marker of successful aging: a preliminary investigation. Physiological Reports. 5 (13), p. e13343

Elliott, B., Mina, M. & Ferrier, C. (2016) Complete and Voluntary Fasting of 50 Days. Clin Med Insights Case Rep. 9; 67-70.

Elliott, B. & Sukan, A. (2015) Use of Google Glass in Higher Education. J Edu Innovat. 

Mackenzie, R. & Elliott, B. (2014) Akt/PKB activation and insulin signaling: a novel insulin signaling pathway in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes 14:7 55–64

Elliott, B., Renshaw, D., Getting, S. & Mackenzie, R. (2012). The Central Role of Myostatin in Skeletal Muscle and Whole Body Homeostasis. Acta Physiol (Oxf), 205(3):324-40.

Mackenzie, R., Maxwell, N., Castle, P., Elliott, B., Brickley, G. & Watt, P. (2012). Intermittent Exercise with and without Hypoxia Improves Insulin Sensitivity in Individuals with Type 2 Diabetes. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97 E546-555.

Dr Lousie Thomas

Uthaya S, Liu X, Babalis D, Dore C, Warwick J, Bell J, Thomas EL, Ashby D, Durighel G, Ederies A, Yanez-Lopez M, Modi N. Nutritional Evaluation and Optimisation in Neonates: a randomized, double-blind controlled trial of amino acid regimen and intravenous lipid composition in preterm parenteral nutrition Am J Clin Nutr. 2016 Jun;103(6):1443-52.

Meienberg F, Yee M, Johnston D, Cox J, Robinson S, Bell JD, Thomas EL, Taylor-Robinson SD, Godsland I. Liver fat in adults with GH deficiency: comparison to matched controls and the effect of GH replacement. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2016 Jul;85(1):76-84.

Sahuri Arisoylu M, Brody L, Parkinson J, Parkes H, Navaratnam N, Miller A, Thomas EL, Frost G, and Bell JD. Reprogramming of hepatic fat accumulation and "browning" of adipose tissue by the short chain fatty acid acetate. Int J Obes (Lond). 2016 Jun;40(6):955-63.

Cuthbertson DJ, Shojaee-Moradie F, Sprung VS, Jones H, Pugh CJ, Richardson P, Kemp GJ, Barrett M, Jackson NC, Thomas EL, Bell JD, Umpleby AM. Dissociation between exercise-induced reduction in liver fat and changes in hepatic and peripheral glucose homeostasis in obese patients with Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease. Clin Sci (Lond). 2016 Jan 1;130(2):93-104.

Thomas EL and Bell JD. Body Fat MRS. eMagRes, 2015, 4, 663–672.

Dr Carley Wood

Barton J, Bragg R, Pretty J, Roberts J and Wood C (2016). The wilderness Expedition: An effective lifecourse intervention to improve young people’s wellbeing and connectedness to nature. Journal of Experiential Education, DOI: 10.1177/1053825915626933.

Wood C, Pretty J and Griffin M (2015), A case-control study of the health and wellbeing benefits of allotment gardening. Journal of Public Health, DOI: 10.1093/pubmed/fdv146. 

Wood C and Hall K (2015). Physical education or playtime: Which is more effective at promoting physical activity in primary school children? BMC Research Notes, DOI: 10.1186/s13104-015-0979-1.

Pretty J, Barton J, Bharucha Z, Bragg R, Pencheon D, Wood C, and Depledge MH. (2015). Improving health and well-being independently of GDP: Dividends of greener and prosocial economies. International Journal of Environmental Health Research, DO1:10.1080/09603123.2015.1007841.

Wood C, Gladwell V and Barton J. (2014). A repeated measures experiment of school playing environment to increase physical activity and enhance self-esteem in UK school children. PLOS ONE, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0108701.

Dr M. Gulrez Zawala

Merchant Z, Buckton G, Taylor KM, Stapleton P, Saleem IY, Zariwala MG, Somavarapu S. A New Era of Pulmonary Delivery of Nano-antimicrobial Therapeutics to Treat Chronic Pulmonary Infections. Curr Pharm Des. 2016; 22(17):2577-98.

Zupančič S, Zariwala MG, Renshaw D, Kocbek P, Somavarapu S. Formulation and characterisation of novel curcumin loaded DQAsomes for pulmonary delivery. Molecular Pharmaceutics. Mol. Pharmaceutics, 2014 June, 11 (7), pp 2334–2345.

Zariwala MG, Farnaud S, Merchant Z, Somavarapu S, Renshaw D. Ascorbyl Palmitate/DSPE-PEG nanocarriers for oral iron delivery: preparation, characterization and in vitro evaluation. Colloids and Surfaces: B. 2014 March. (115): 86–92.

Zariwala MG, Farnaud S, Elsaid N, Somavarapu S, Renshaw D. A Novel approach to oral iron delivery using ferrous sulphate solid lipid particles. International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 2013 November; 456(2):400

Zariwala MG, Somavarapu S, Farnaud S, Renshaw D. Comparison study of iron preparations using a human intestinal model. Scientia Pharmaceutica. 2013 December; 81(4):1123 – 1139.

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