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Buckingham, S. D., Partridge, F. A., Poulton, B. C., Miller, B. S., McKendry, R. A., Lycett, G. J., and Sattelle, D. B. 'Automated phenotyping of mosquito larvae enables high-throughput screening for novel larvicides and smartphone-based detection of larval insecticide resistance.' bioXriv (2020); DOI: 10.1101/2020.07.20.211946

Bennett, I., Budd, J., Manning, E. M., Manley, E., Zhuang, M., Cox, I. J., Short, M., Johnson, A. M., Pillay, D., and McKendry, R. A. 'Go local: The key to controlling the COVID-19 pandemic in the post lockdown era,' arXiv (2020); DOI: arXiv:2007.02603v1

McKendry, R. A., Rees, G., Cox, I. J., Edelstein, M., Eland, A., Stevens, M. M., and Heymann, D. ‘Share mobile and social-media data to curb COVID-19.’ Nature (2020); DOI: 10.1038/d41586-020-00908-6

Kim, N., Thomas, M. R., Bergholt, M. S., Pence, I. J., Seong, H., Charchar, P., Todorova, N., Nagelkerke, A., Belessiotis-Richards, A., Payne, D. J., Gelmi, A., Yarovsky, I., and Stevens, M. M. 'Surface enhanced Raman scattering artificial nose for high dimensionality fingerprinting.' Nat Commun (2020); DOI: 10.1038/s41467-019-13615-2


Adeagbo, O., Herbst, C., Blandford, A., McKendry, R. A., Estcourt, C., Seeley, J., and Shahmanesh, M. 'Exploring People’s Candidacy for Mobile Health–Supported HIV Testing and Care Services in Rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: Qualitative Study.' J Med Internet Res (2019); DOI: 10.2196/15681

Takah, N. F., Brangel, P., Shrestha, P., and Peeling, R. 'Sensitivity and specificity of diagnostic tests for Lassa fever: a systematic review.' BMC Infect Dis. (2019); DOI: 10.1186/s12879-019-4242-6

Taylor, M. J., and Wilson, J. 'Reasonable Expectations of Privacy and Disclosure of Health Data.' Medical Law Review (2019); DOI:

Gliddon, H. D., Shorten, R. J., Hayward, A. C., and Story, A. 'A sputum sample processing method for community and mobile tuberculosis diagnosis using the Xpert MTB/RIF assay' ERJ Open Research (2019); DOI: 10.1183/23120541.00165-2018

Bennett, I., Pyne, A., and McKendry, R. A. 'Rapid antimicrobial sensitivity testing by single cell nanoscale optical interference.' bioRxiv (2019); DOI:

Lin, Y., Penna, M., Thomas, M. R., Wojciechowski, J. P., Leonardo, V., Wang, Y., Pashuck, E. T., Yarovsky, I., and Stevens, M. M. 'Residue-Specific Solvation-Directed Thermodynamic and Kinetic Control over Peptide Self-Assembly with 1D/2D Structure Selection' ACS Publications (2019); DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.8b08117

Schormans, M., Jiang, D., Valente, V., and Demosthenous, A. 'Short-Range Quality-Factor Modulation (SQuirM) for Low Power High Speed Inductive Data Transfer' IEEE Xplore Digital Library (2019); DOI: 10.1109/TCSI.2019.2922124

Loynachan, C. N., Soleimany, A. P., Dudani, J. S., Lin, Y., Najer, A., Bekdemir, A., Chen, Q., Bhatia, S. N., and Stevens, M. M. 'Renal clearable catalytic gold nanoclusters for in vivo disease monitoring.' Nature Nanotechnology (2019); DOI:

Mathenjwa, T., Kim, H-Y., Zuma, T., Shahmanesh, M., Seeley, J., Matthews, P., Wyke, S., McGrath, N., Sartorius, B., Yapa, H. M., Adeagbo, O., Blandford, A., Dobra, A., Baernighausen, T., and Tanser, F. 'Home-based intervention to test and start (HITS) protocol: a cluster-randomized controlled trial to reduce HIV-related mortality in men and HIV incidence in women through increased coverage of HIV treatment' BMC Public Health (2019); DOI: 10.1186/s12889-019-7277-0

Wang, Y., Howes, P. D., Kim, E., Spicer, C. D., Thomas, M. R., Lin, Y., Crowder, S. W., Pence, I. J., and Stevens, M. M. 'Duplex-Specific Nuclease-Amplified Detection of MicroRNA Using Compact Quantum Dot–DNA Conjugates' ACS Publications (2018); DOI: 10.1021/acsami.8b07250

Schormans, M., Valente, V., and Demosthenous, A. 'Practical Inductive Link Design for Biomedical Wireless Power Transfer: A Tutorial' IEEE Xplore Digital Library (2019); DOI: 10.1109/TBCAS.2019.2913346 

Singh, A., Gibbs, J., and Blandford, A. 'Emotion and Experience in Negotiating HIV-Related Digital Resources: "It's not just a runny nose!"' CHI '19 Proceedings of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Paper No. 599 (2019); DOI: 10.1145/3290605.3300829

Lin. Y., Charchar, P., Christofferson, A. J., Thomas, M. R., Todorova, N., Mazo, M. M., Chen, Q., Doutch, J., Richardson, R., Yarovsky, I., and Stevens, M. M. 'Surface Dynamics and Ligand–Core Interactions of Quantum Sized Photoluminescent Gold Nanoclusters' ACS Publications (2019); DOI: 

Primault, V., Lampos, V., Cox, I. J., and De Cristofaro, E. 'Privacy-preserving crowd-sourcing of web searches with private data donor.' Proc. of the 28th International Web Conference (WWW ’19), pp. 1487–1497 (2019); DOI: 10.1145/3308558.3313474

Concannon, D., Herbst, K., and Manley, E. 'Developing a Data Dashboard Framework for Population Health Surveillance: Widening Access to Clinical Trial Findings' JMIR Formative Research (2019); DOI: doi:10.2196/11342

Zou, B., Lampos, V., and Cox, I. J. 'Transfer Learning for Unsupervised Influenza-like Illness Models from Online Search Data' WWW '19 The World Wide Web Conference (2019); DOI: 10.1145/3308558.3313477

Gray, E. R., Heaney, J., Ferns, R. R., Sequeira, P. C., Nastouli, E., and Garson, J. A. 'Minor groove binder modification of widely used TaqMan hydrolysis probe for detection of dengue virus reduces risk of false-negative real-time PCR results for serotype 4' Journal of Virological Methods (2019); DOI: 10.1016/j.jviromet.2019.03.006

Nele, V., Holme, M. N., Kauscher, U., Thomas, M. R., Doutch, J. J., and Stevens, M. M. 'Effect of Formulation Method, Lipid Composition, and PEGylation on Vesicle Lamellarity: A Small-Angle Neutron Scattering Study' ACS Publications (2019); DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b04256

Wood, C., S., Thomas, M. R., Budd, J., Mashamba-Thompson, T., P., Herbst, K., Pillay, D., Peeling, R. W.,  Johnson, A., M., McKendry, R. A., and Stevens, M. M.   'Taking connected mobile-health diagnostics of infectious diseases to the field' Nature (2019); DOI: 10.1038/s41586-019-0956-2

Miller, B., S., Gliddon, H., D., and McKendry, R. A. 'Towards a Future of Rapid, Low-Cost, Multiplexed Detection of Antimicrobial Resistance Markers for Tuberculosis and Other Pathogens' Clinical Chemistry (2019); DOI: 10.1373/clinchem.2018.296715

Lin, Y., Mazo, M. M., Skaalure, S. C., Thomas, M. R., Schultz, S. R., and Stevens, M. M. 'Activatable cell–biomaterial interfacing with photo-caged peptides' Chem. Sci. (2019); DOI: 10.1039/C8SC04725A

Land, K. J., Boeras, D. I., Chen, X., Ramsay, A. R., and Peeling, R. W. 'REASSURED diagnostics to inform disease control strategies, strengthen health systems and improve patient outcomes.' Nature Microbiology (2019); DOI:

Heesterbeek, D. A. C., Bardoel, B. W., Parsons, E. S., Bennett, I., Ruyken, M., Doorduijn. D. J., Gorham, R. D., Berends, E. T. M., Pyne, A. L. B., Hoogenboom, B. W., and Rooijakkers, S. H. M 'Bacterial killing by complement requires membrane attack complex formation via surface‐bound C5 convertases' The EMBO Journal (2019); DOI:

Wang, S-T., Lin, Y., Nielsen, M. H., Song, C. Y., Thomas, M. R., Spicer, C. D., Kroger, R., Ercius, P., Aloni, S., and Stevens, M. M. 'Shape-controlled synthesis and in situ characterisation of anisotropic Au nanomaterials using liquid cell transmission electron microscopy' Nanoscale (2019); DOI: 10.1039/c9nr01474h

Kim, E., Agarwal, S., Kim, N., Sydow Hage, F., Leonardo, V., Gelmi, A., Stevens, M. M. 'Bioinspired Fabrication of DNA–Inorganic Hybrid Composites Using Synthetic DNA' ACS Nano (2019); DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.8b06492


Flekova, L., Lampos, V., and Ingemar J. Cox, I. J. 'Changes in psycholinguistic attributes of social media users before, during, and after self reported influenza symptoms.' Proc. of the 2018 EMNLP Workshop SMM4H: The 3rd Social Media Mning for Health Applications Workshop & Shared Task, pp. 17–21 (2018); DOI: 10.18653/v1/W18-5905

Izci, D., Dale, C., Keegan, N., and Hedley, J. 'The Construction of a Graphene Hall Effect Magnetometer' IEEE Sensors Journal (2018): DOI: 10.1109/JSEN.2018.2872604

Faria, M., Bjornmalm, M., Thurecht, K. J., Kent, S. J., Parton, R. G., Kavallaris, M., Johnston, A. P. R., Gooding, J. J., Corrie, S. R., Boyd, B. J., Thordarson, P., Whittaker, A. K., Stevens, M. M., Prestidge, C. A., Porter, C. J. H., Parak, W. J., Davis, T. P., Crampin, E. J., and Caruso, F. 'Minimum information reporting in bio–nano experimental literature' Nature Nanotechnology (2019); DOI:

Zou, B., Lampos, V., and Cox, I. J. 'Multi-task learning improves disease models from web search' WWW '18 Proceedings of the 2018 World Wide Web (2018); DOI: 10.1145/3178876.3186050

Pilavaki, E., Valente, V., and Demosthenous, A. 'CMOS Image Sensor for Lateral Flow Immunoassay Readers' IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs (2018); DOI: 10.1109/TCSII.2018.2855054

Penders, J., Pence, I. J., Horgan, C. C., Bergholt, M. S., Wood, C. S., Najer, A., Kauscher, U., Nagelkerke, A., and Stevens, M. M. 'Single Particle Automated Raman Trapping Analysis' Nature Communications (2018); DOI:

Jumeaux, C., Kim E., Howes, P. D., Kim, H., Chandrawati, R., and Stevens, M. M. 'Detection of microRNA biomarkers via inhibition of DNA-mediated liposome fusion' Nanoscale Advances (2018); DOI:

Valente, V., Schormans, M., and Demosthenous, A. 'An Energy-Efficient 1.2V 4-Channel Wireless CMOS Potentiostat for Amperometric Biosensors' IEEE Explore Digital Library (2018); DOI: 10.1109/ISCAS.2018.8351541

Gelkop, S., Sobarzo, A., Brangel, P., Vincke, C., Romão, E., Fedida-Metula, S., Strom, N., Ataliba, I., Mwiine, F. N., Ochwo, S., Velazquez-Salinas, L., McKendry, R. A., Muyldermans, S., Lutwama, J. J., Rieder, E., Yavelsky, V., and Lobel L. 'The Development and Validation of a Novel Nanobody-Based Competitive ELISA for the Detection of Foot and Mouth Disease 3ABC Antibodies in Cattle' Frontiery in Vetinary Science (2018); DOI: 10.3389/fvets.2018.00250

Neshatvar, N., Langlois, P., and Demosthenous, A. 'A Non-Linear Feedback Current Driver With Automatic Phase Compensation for Bioimpedance Applications' IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Express Briefs (2018); DOI: 10.1109/TCSII.2018.2856377

Samadhan B. Patil, S. B., Al-Jehani, R. M., Etayash, H., Turbe, V., Jiang, K., Bailey, J., Al-Akkad, W., Soudy, R., Kaur, K., McKendry, R. A., Thundat, T., and Ndieyira, J. W. 'Modified cantilever arrays improve sensitivity and reproducibility of nanomechanical sensing in living cells' Nature Communications Biology (2018); DOI: 10.1038/s42003-018-0179-3

Richards, D. A. 'Exploring alternative antibody scaffolds: Antibody fragments and antibody mimics for targeted drug delivery' Science Direct (2018); DOI:

Holme, M. N., Rana, S., Barriga, H. M. G., Kauscher, U., Brooks, N. J., and Stevens, M. M. 'A Robust Liposomal Platform for Direct Colorimetric Detection of Sphingomyelinase Enzyme and Inhibitors' ACS Publications (2018); DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.8b03308

Holm, M. N., Harunur Rashid, M., Thomas, M. R., Barriga, H. M. G., Herpoldt, K-L., Heenan, R. K., Dreiss, C. A., Leobardo Banuelos, J., Zix, H-N., Yarovsky, I., and Stevens, M. M. 'Fate of Liposomes in the Presence of Phospholipase C and D: From Atomic to Supramolecular Lipid Arrangement' ACS Publications (2019); DOI: 10.1021/acscentsci.8b00286

Schormans, M., Valente, V., and Demosthenous, A. 'A Low-Power, Wireless, Capacitive Sensing Frontend Based on a Self-Oscillating Inductive Link' IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I: Regular Papers (2018); DOI: 10.1109/TCSI.2018.2835148

Lawry, B. M., Johnson, C. L., Flanagan, K., Spoors, J. A., McNeil, C. J., Wipat, A., and Keegan. N. 'Species-Specific Detection of C. difficile Using Targeted Antibody Design' Analytical Chemistry (2018); DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.8b03349

Gray, E. R., Bain, R., Varsaneux, O., Peeling, R., Stevens, M. M., and McKendry, R. A. 'p24 revisited: a landscape review of antigen detection for early HIV diagnosis.' AIDS (2018); DOI: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000001982

Barriga, H. M. G., Holme, M. N., and Stevens, M. M. 'Cubosomen: die nächste Generation intelligenter Lipid‐Nanopartikel?' Angewandte Chemie (2018); DOI:

Wagner, M., Lampos, V., Cox., I. J., and Pebody, R. 'The added value of online user-generated content in traditional methods for influenza surveillance.' Scientific Reports (2018); DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-32029-6

Gibbs, J., Clifton, S., Sonnenberg, P., Blandford, A., Johnson, A. M., and Estcourt, C. S. 'Legislation and regulation in the era of online sexual health: how do we ensure provision of safe, high-quality care?' BMJ (2018); DOI: 10.1136/sextrans-2018-053679

Gray, E. R., Turbe, V., Lawson, V. E., Page, R. H., Cook, Z. C., Ferns, R. B., Nasouli, E., Pillay, D., Yatsuda, H., Athey, D., and McKendry, R. A. 'Ultra-rapid, sensitive and specific digital diagnosis of HIV with a dual-channel SAW biosensor in a pilot clinical study' Digital Medicine (2018); DOI: 10.1038/s41746-018-0041-5

Creamer, A., Wood, C. S., Howes, P. D., Casey, A., Cong, S., Marsh, A. V., Godin, R., Panidi, J., Anthopoulos, T. A., Burgess, C. H., Wu, T., Fei, Z., Hamilton, I., McLachlan, M. A., Stevens, M. M., and Heeney, M. 'Post-polymerisation functionalisation of conjugated polymer backbones and its application in multi-functional emissive nanoparticles' Nature Chemistry (2018); DOI:

Green, H. K., Edeghere, O., Elliot, A. J., Cox, I. J., Morbey, Pebody, P., Bones, A., McKendry, R. A., Smith, G. E. ‘Google search patterns monitoring the daily health impact of heatwaves in England: how do the findings compare to established syndromic surveillance systems from 2013 to 2017?’ Environmental Research (2018); DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2018.04.002

Blandford, A., Gibbs, J., Newhouse, N., Perski, O., Singh, A., and Murray, E. ‘Seven lessons for interdisciplinary research on interactive digital health interventions’ Digital Health (2018); DOI:

Miller, B. S., Parolo, C., Tube, V., Keane, C. E., Gray, E. R., McKendry, R. A. 'Quantifying Biomolecular Binding Constants Using Video Paper Analytical Devices' Chem. Eur. J. (2018); DOI: 10.1002/chem.201802394

Wenham, C., Gray, E. R., Keane, C. E., Donati, M., Paolotti, D., Pebody, R., Fragaszy, E., McKendry, R. A., Edmunds, W. J. 'Self-Swabbing for Virological Confirmation of Influenza-Like Illness Among an Internet-Based Cohort in the UK During the 2014-2015 Flu Season: Pilot Study' J Med Internet Res; 20(3):e71 (2018); DOI: 10.2196/jmir.9084

Brangel, P., Sobarzo, A., Parolo, C., Miller, B.S., Howes, P.D., Gelkop, S., Lutwama, J.J., Dye, J.M., McKendry, R.A., Lobel, L., Stevens, M.M. 'A Serological Point-of-Care Test for the Detection of IgG Antibodies against Ebola Virus in Human Survivors' ACS Nano (2018); DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.7b07021

Fragaszy, E. B., Warren-Gash, C., White, P. J., Zambon, M., Edmunds, W. J., Nguyen-Van-Tam, J. S., Hayward AC, 'Effects of seasonal and pandemic influenza on health-related quality of life, work and school absence in England: Results from the Flu Watch cohort study.' Influenza Other Respir Viruses, Vol: 12, Pages: 171-182 (2018); DOI: 10.1111/irv.12506


Spicer, C. D., Jumeaux, C., Gupta, B., and Stevens, M. M. 'Peptide and protein nanoparticle conjugates: versatile platforms for biomedical applications' Chem. Soc. Rev., Advance Article (2018); DOI: 10.1039/C7CS00877E

Rumbold, B., Wenham., C., Wilson, J. 'Self-tests for influenza: an empirical ethics investigation' BMC Medical Ethics (2017); DOI: 10.1186/s12910-017-0192-y

Loynachan, C.N., Thomas, M.R., Gray, E.R., Richards, D.A., Kim, J., Miller, B.S., Brookes, J.C., Agarwal, S., Chudasama, V., McKendry, R.A., Stevens, M.M. 'Platinum Nanocatalyst Amplification: Redefining the Gold Standard for Lateral Flow Immunoassays with Ultrabroad Dynamic Range' ACS Nano (2017); DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.7b06229

Greene, M. K., Richards, D. A., Nogueira, J. C., Campbell, K., Smyth, P., Fernandez, M., Scott, C. J., and Chudasama, V. 'Forming next-generation antibody–nanoparticle conjugates through the oriented installation of non-engineered antibody fragments' Chemical Science (2017); DOI:

Lin, Y., Thomas, M. R., Gelmi, A., Leonardo, V., Pashuck, E. T., Maynard, S. A., Wang, Y., and Stevens, M. M. 'Self-Assembled 2D Free-Standing Janus Nanosheets with Single-Layer Thickness' ACS Publications (2017); DOI:

Wang, S-T., Lin, Y., Spencer, R. K., Thomas, M. R., Nguyen, A. I., Amdursky, N., Pashuck, E. T., Skaalure, S. C., Song, C. Y., Parmar, P. A., Morgan, R. M., Ercius, P., Aloni, S., Zuckermann, R. N., Stevens, M. M. 'Sequence-Dependent Self-Assembly and Structural Diversity of Islet Amyloid Polypeptide-Derived β‑Sheet Fibrils' ACS Nano, 11, 8579−8589 (2017); DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.7b02325

Ratmann, O., Wymant, C., Colijn, C., Danaviah, S., Essex, M., Frost, S., Gall, A., Gaseitsiwe, S., Grabowski, M. K., Gray, R., Guindon, S., von Haeseler, A., Kaleebu, P., Kendall, M., Kozlov, A., Manasa, J., Minh, B. Q., Moyo, S., Novitsky, V., Nsubuga, R., Pillay, S., Quinn, T. C., Serwadda, D., Ssemwanga, D., Stamatakis, A., Trifinopoulos, J., Wawer, M., Brown, A. L., de Oliveira, T., Kellam, P., Pillay, D., Fraser, C., and on behalf of the PANGEA-HIV Consortium. 'HIV-1 Full-Genome Phylogenetics of Generalized Epidemics in Sub-Saharan Africa: Impact of Missing Nucleotide Characters in Next-Generation Sequences' AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses 33(11): 1083-1098 (2017); DOI: 10.1089/aid.2017.0061

Turbé, V., Gray, E. R., Lawson, V. E., Nastouli, E., Brookes, J. C., Weiss, R. A., Pillay, D., Emery, V. C., Verrips, C. T., Yatsuda, H., Athey, D., McKendry, R. A. 'Towards an ultra-rapid smartphone- connected test for infectious diseases​' Scientific Reports 7, Article number: 11971 (2017); DOI:10.1038/s41598-017-11887-6

Jumeaux, C., Wahlsten, O., Block, S., Kim, E., Chandrawati, R., Howes, P. D., Hook, F., and Stevens, M. M. 'MicroRNA Detection by DNA‐Mediated Liposome Fusion' Chembiochem (2017); DOI:

Pilavaki, E., Demosthenous, A. 'Optimized Lateral Flow Immunoassay Reader for the Detection of Infectious Diseases in Developing Countries' Sensors 17(11), 2673 (2017); DOI:10.3390/s17112673

Pyne, A., Pfeil, M-P., Bennett, I., Ravi, J., Iavicoli, P., Lamarre, B., Roethke, A., Ray, S., Jiang, H., Bella, A., Reisinger, B., Yin. D., Little, B., Muñoz-García. J. C., Cerasoli, E., Judge, P. J., Faruqui, N., Calzolai, L., Henrion, A., Martyna, G. J., Grovenor, C. R. M., Crain, J., Hoogenboom, B. W., Watts, A., Ryadnov, M. G. 'Engineering monolayer poration for rapid exfoliation of microbial membranes' Chem. Sci., 8, 1105-1115 (2017); DOI: 10.1039/C6SC02925F

Ruiz-Sanchez, A. J., Parolo, C., Miller, B. S., Gray, E. R., Schlegel, K., McKendry, R. A. 'Tuneable plasmonic gold dendrimer nanochains for sensitive disease detection' Journals of Material Chemistry B (2017); DOI: 10.1039/C7TB01394A

Wagner, M., Lampos, V., Yom-Tov, E., Pebody, R., Cox, I. J. 'Estimating the Population Impact of a New Pediatric Influenza Vaccination Program in England Using Social Media Content' J Med Internet Res 19(12):e416 (2017); DOI: 10.2196/jmir.8184

Singh, A., Gibbs, J., Estcourt, C., Sonnenberg, Pam., Blandford, A. 'Are HIV Smartphone Apps and Online Interventions Fit for Purpose?' Proceedings of the 2017 International Conference on Digital Health (2017); DOI: 10.1145/3079452.3079469

Soh, J.H., Lin, Y., M. R. Thomas, M.R., Todorova, N., Kallepitis, C., Yarovsky, I., Ying, J.Y., Stevens, M.M. 'Distinct Bimodal Roles of Aromatic Molecules in Controlling Gold Nanorod Growth for Biosensing' Advanced Functional Materials (2017) 1700523; DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201700523

Kim, E., Howes, P.D., Crowder, S.W., Stevens, M.M. 'Multi-Amplified Sensing of MicroRNA by a Small DNA Fragment-Driven Enzymatic Cascade Reaction' ACS Sensors (2017); DOI: 10.1021/acssensors.6b00601

Lin, Y., Pashuck, E.T., Thomas, M.R., Amdursky, N., Wang, S.-T., Chow, L.W., Stevens, M.M. 'Plasmonic Chirality Imprinting on Nucleobase-Displaying Supramolecular Nanohelices by Metal–Nucleobase Recognition' Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. (2017), 56, 2361; DOI: 10.1002/anie.201610976

Wang, S.-T, Lin, Y., Hsu, C.-C., Amdursky, N., Spicer, C.D., Stevens, M.M. 'Probing amylin fibrillation at an early stage via a tetracysteine-recognising fluorophore' Talanta (2017); DOI: 10.1016/j.talanta.2017.05.015 

Gray, E.R., Brookes, J.C., Caillat, C., Turbe, V., Webb, B.L., Granger, L.A., Miller, B.S., McCoy, L.E., El Khattabi, M., Verrips, C.T., Weiss, R.A., Duffy, D.M., Weissenhorn, W., McKendry, R.A. 'Unravelling the molecular basis of high affinity nanobodies against HIV p24: in vitro functional, structural and in silico insights.' ACS Infectious Diseases (2017); DOI: 10.1021/acsinfecdis.6b00189

Richards, D, A.,  Maruani, A.,  Chudasama, V. 'Antibody fragments as nanoparticle targeting ligands: a step in the right direction' Chem. Sci., 8, 63-77 (2017); DOI: 10.1039/C6SC02403C

Lampos, V., Zou, B., Cox, I.J. 'Enhancing Feature Selection Using Word Embeddings: The Case of Flu Surveillance' WWW '17 Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on World Wide Web (2017); DOI: 10.1145/3038912.3052622

Lee, M. T. W., Maruani, A., Richards, D.A., Baker, J. R., Caddick, S., Chudasama. V. 'Enabling the controlled assembly of antibody conjugates with a loading of two modules without antibody engineering' Chem. Sci., 8, 2056-2060 (2017); DOI: 10.1039/C6SC03655D


Valente, V., Demosthenous, A. 'Wideband Fully-Programmable Dual-Mode CMOS Analogue Front-End for Electrical Impedance Spectroscopy' Sensors16(8), 1159 (2016); DOI:10.3390/s16081159

Aletras, N., Tsarapatsanis, D., Preotiuc-Pietro, D., Lampos, V. 'Predicting judicial decisions of the European Court of Human Rights: a Natural Language Processing perspective.' PeerJ Computer Science 2:e93 (2016); DOI: 10.7717/peerj-cs.93

Jauset-Rubio, M., Svobodová, M., Mairal, T., McNeil, C., Keegan, N., Saeed, A., Abbas, M. N., El-Shahawi, M. S., Bashammakh, A. S., Alyoubi, A. O., O'Sullivan, C. K. ‘Ultrasensitive, rapid and inexpensive detection of DNA using paper based lateral flow assay.’ Scientific Reports, 6, 37732, (2016); DOI: 10.1038/srep3773

Huo, D., Choong, Z. J., Shi, Y., Hedley, J., Zhao, Y. 'Diamond micro-milling of lithium niobate for sensing applications' J. Micromech. Microeng. 26 095005 (2016); DOI: 10.1088/0960-1317/26/9/095005

Mısırlı, G., Hallinan, J., Pocock, M., Lord, P., McLaughlin, J. A., Sauro, H., Wipat, A. 'Data Integration and Mining for Synthetic Biology Design' ACS Synth. Biol. 5, 1086−1097 (2016); DOI: 10.1021/acssynbio.5b00295

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