Mrs Sandra Small

  • Research Technician (Scottish Universities Environmental Research Centre)

telephone: 01355270119
email: Sandra.Small@glasgow.ac.uk

Research interests

Grow, produce & characterize, complex metaprobes in cereals.

Protein synthesis of blood plasma proteins using phenylalanine tracers.

13C breath tests – H. Pylori infection, liver function and gastric empting.

Preparation of plasma and urine samples for SCFA analysis by GCMSD & GC-C-IRMS.

GCMS analysis of urinary SCFA and phenols as a measure of colonic fermentation.

Doubly-labelled water analysis for Total Body Water & Total Energy Expenditure.


Publications

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Number of items: 11.

2016

Rafferty, M.J., McMillan, D.C., Preston, T.C., Hamid, R., Small, A.C., Joshi, N. and Stanley, A.J. (2016) Reprioritization of liver export protein synthesis in patients with decompensated alcoholic liver disease. Journal of Hepatology and Gastrointestinal Disorders, 2(3), 1000135.

2015

MacDonald, A. J., Johns, N., Stephens, N. A., Greig, C. A., Ross, J. A., Small, A. C., Husi, H., Fearon, K. C.H. and Preston, T. (2015) Habitual myofibrillar protein synthesis is normal in patients with upper GI cancer cachexia. Clinical Cancer Research, 21(7), pp. 1734-1740. (doi:10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-14-2004) (PMID:25370466)

2013

MacDonald, A.J., Small, A.C., Greig, C.A., Husi, H., Ross, J.A., Stephens, N.A., Fearon, K.C.H. and Preston, T. (2013) A novel oral tracer procedure for measurement of habitual myofibrillar protein synthesis. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 27(15), pp. 1769-1777. (doi:10.1002/rcm.6622)

2011

Skipworth, R.J.E. et al. (2011) Patient-focused endpoints in advanced cancer: criterion-based validation of accelerometer-based activity monitoring. Clinical Nutrition, 30(6), pp. 812-821. (doi:10.1016/j.clnu.2011.05.010)

2010

Verbeke, K., Ferchaud-Roucher, V., Preston, T., Small, A., Henckaerts, L., Krempf, M., Wang, H., Vonk, R.J. and Priebe, M.G. (2010) Influence of the type of indigestible carbohydrate on plasma and urine short-chain fatty acid profiles in healthy human volunteers. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 64(7), pp. 678-684. (doi:10.1038/ejcn.2010.92)

Preston, T. and Small, A.C. (2010) Improved measurement of protein synthesis in human subjects using 2H-phenylalanine isotopomers and gas chromatography/mass spectrometry. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 24(5), pp. 549-553. (doi:10.1002/rcm.4402)

2008

Priebe, M.G., Wachters-Hagedoorn, R.E., Heimweg, J.A.J., Small, A., Preston, T., Elzinga, H., Stellaard, F. and Vonk, R.J. (2008) An explorative study of in vivo digestive starch characteristics and postprandial glucose kinetics of wholemeal wheat bread. European Journal of Nutrition, 47(8), pp. 417-423. (doi:10.1007/s00394-008-0743-6)

Wang, H., Weening, D., Jonkers, E., Boer, T., Stellaard, F., Small, A., Preston, T., Vonk, R.J. and Priebe, M.G. (2008) A curve fitting approach to estimate the extent of fermentation of indigestible carbohydrates. European Journal of Clinical Investigation, 38(11), pp. 863-868. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2362.2008.02030.x)

Verbeke, K., Ferchaud- Roucher, V., Preston, T., Small, A.C., Henckaerts, L., Priebe, M. and Vonk, R.J. (2008) Short chain fatty acid profiles in plasma and urine of healthy volunteers depending on the type of indigestible carbohydrate. Gastroenterology, 134(4), A692. (doi:10.1016/S0016-5085(08)63231-X)

2007

Preston, T., Hendry, P.O., Small, A.C. and Fearon, K.C.H. (2007) Measuring the liquid-phase gastric emptying rate of sip feeds. Clinical Nutrition, 2(2), A144-A144.

Priebe, M.G., Wachters-Hagedoorn, R.E., Heimweg, J.A.J., Small, A.C., Preston, T., Elzinga, H., Stellaard, F. and Vonk, R.J. (2007) In vivo digestive starch characteristics and post prandial glucose kinetics of wholemeal wheat bread. Annals of Nutrition and Metabolism, 51, p. 68.

This list was generated on Sun Dec 17 16:05:21 2017 GMT.
Jump to: Articles
Number of items: 11.

Articles

Rafferty, M.J., McMillan, D.C., Preston, T.C., Hamid, R., Small, A.C., Joshi, N. and Stanley, A.J. (2016) Reprioritization of liver export protein synthesis in patients with decompensated alcoholic liver disease. Journal of Hepatology and Gastrointestinal Disorders, 2(3), 1000135.

MacDonald, A. J., Johns, N., Stephens, N. A., Greig, C. A., Ross, J. A., Small, A. C., Husi, H., Fearon, K. C.H. and Preston, T. (2015) Habitual myofibrillar protein synthesis is normal in patients with upper GI cancer cachexia. Clinical Cancer Research, 21(7), pp. 1734-1740. (doi:10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-14-2004) (PMID:25370466)

MacDonald, A.J., Small, A.C., Greig, C.A., Husi, H., Ross, J.A., Stephens, N.A., Fearon, K.C.H. and Preston, T. (2013) A novel oral tracer procedure for measurement of habitual myofibrillar protein synthesis. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 27(15), pp. 1769-1777. (doi:10.1002/rcm.6622)

Skipworth, R.J.E. et al. (2011) Patient-focused endpoints in advanced cancer: criterion-based validation of accelerometer-based activity monitoring. Clinical Nutrition, 30(6), pp. 812-821. (doi:10.1016/j.clnu.2011.05.010)

Verbeke, K., Ferchaud-Roucher, V., Preston, T., Small, A., Henckaerts, L., Krempf, M., Wang, H., Vonk, R.J. and Priebe, M.G. (2010) Influence of the type of indigestible carbohydrate on plasma and urine short-chain fatty acid profiles in healthy human volunteers. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 64(7), pp. 678-684. (doi:10.1038/ejcn.2010.92)

Preston, T. and Small, A.C. (2010) Improved measurement of protein synthesis in human subjects using 2H-phenylalanine isotopomers and gas chromatography/mass spectrometry. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 24(5), pp. 549-553. (doi:10.1002/rcm.4402)

Priebe, M.G., Wachters-Hagedoorn, R.E., Heimweg, J.A.J., Small, A., Preston, T., Elzinga, H., Stellaard, F. and Vonk, R.J. (2008) An explorative study of in vivo digestive starch characteristics and postprandial glucose kinetics of wholemeal wheat bread. European Journal of Nutrition, 47(8), pp. 417-423. (doi:10.1007/s00394-008-0743-6)

Wang, H., Weening, D., Jonkers, E., Boer, T., Stellaard, F., Small, A., Preston, T., Vonk, R.J. and Priebe, M.G. (2008) A curve fitting approach to estimate the extent of fermentation of indigestible carbohydrates. European Journal of Clinical Investigation, 38(11), pp. 863-868. (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2362.2008.02030.x)

Verbeke, K., Ferchaud- Roucher, V., Preston, T., Small, A.C., Henckaerts, L., Priebe, M. and Vonk, R.J. (2008) Short chain fatty acid profiles in plasma and urine of healthy volunteers depending on the type of indigestible carbohydrate. Gastroenterology, 134(4), A692. (doi:10.1016/S0016-5085(08)63231-X)

Preston, T., Hendry, P.O., Small, A.C. and Fearon, K.C.H. (2007) Measuring the liquid-phase gastric emptying rate of sip feeds. Clinical Nutrition, 2(2), A144-A144.

Priebe, M.G., Wachters-Hagedoorn, R.E., Heimweg, J.A.J., Small, A.C., Preston, T., Elzinga, H., Stellaard, F. and Vonk, R.J. (2007) In vivo digestive starch characteristics and post prandial glucose kinetics of wholemeal wheat bread. Annals of Nutrition and Metabolism, 51, p. 68.

This list was generated on Sun Dec 17 16:05:21 2017 GMT.