Publications - Infection & Immunity Group

Publications - Infection & Immunity Group

Brown, J. L. , Johnston, W., Delaney, C., Short, B., Butcher, M. C., Young, T., Butcher, J., Riggio, M. , Culshaw, S. and Ramage, G. (2019) Polymicrobial oral biofilm models: simplifying the complex. Journal of Medical Microbiology, (Accepted for Publication)

Kean, R. and Ramage, G. (2019) Combined antifungal resistance and biofilm tolerance: the global threat of Candida auris. mSphere, 4(4), e00458-19. (doi:10.1128/mSphere.00458-19) (PMID:31366705)

Short, B., Brown, J. , Delaney, C., Sherry, L., Williams, C., Ramage, G. and Kean, R. (2019) Candida auris exhibits resilient biofilm characteristics in vitro: implications for environmental persistence. Journal of Hospital Infection, 31226270. (doi:10.1016/j.jhin.2019.06.006) (Early Online Publication)

Delaney, C. et al. (2019) Interkingdom interactions on the denture surface: implications for oral hygiene. Biofilm, (Accepted for Publication)

Czesnikiewicz-Guzik, M., Nosalski, R., Mikolajczyk, T. P., Vidler, F., Dohnal, T., Dembowska, E., Graham, D. , Harrison, D. G. and Guzik, T. J. (2019) Th1 type immune responses to Porphyromonas gingivalis antigens exacerbate angiotensin II dependent hypertension and vascular dysfunction. British Journal of Pharmacology, 176(12), pp. 1922-1931. (doi:10.1111/bph.14536) (PMID:30414380) (PMCID:PMC6534780)

Batko, B., Urbański, K., Świerkot, J., Wiland, P., Raciborski, F., Jędrzejewski, M., Koziej, M., Czesnikiewicz-Guzik, M., Guzik, T. and Stajszczyk, M. (2019) Comorbidity burden and clinical characteristics of patients with difficult-to-control rheumatoid arthritis. Clinical Rheumatology, (doi:10.1007/s10067-019-04579-1) (PMID:31076943) (Early Online Publication)

Reilly, R. J.R., Johnston, W. and Culshaw, S. (2019) Autoimmunity and the oral cavity. Current Oral Health Reports, (doi:10.1007/s40496-019-0203-9) (Early Online Publication)

Nile, C. et al. (2019) Repurposing Pilocarpine Hydrochloride for the treatment of Candida albicans infections. mSphere, 4(1), e00689-18. (doi:10.1128/mSphere.00689-18) (PMID:30674648) (PMCID:PMC6344604)

O'Sullivan, C. P. et al. (2019) Group B streptococcal disease in UK and Irish infants younger than 90 days, 2014–15: a prospective surveillance study. Lancet Infectious Diseases, 19(1), pp. 83-90. (doi:10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30555-3) (PMID:30497953)

Ramage, G. et al. (2019) Impact of frequency of denture cleaning on microbial and clinical parameters - a bench to chairside approach. Journal of Oral Microbiology, 11(1), 1538437. (doi:10.1080/20002297.2018.1538437) (PMID:30598732) (PMCID:PMC6225516)

Trayner, K.M.A., Hopps, L., Nguyen, M., Christie, M., Bagg, J. and Roy, K. (2018) Cross-sectional survey of a sample of UK primary care dental professionals' experiences of sharps injuries and perception of access to occupational health support. British Dental Journal, 225, pp. 1023-1028. (doi:10.1038/sj.bdj.2018.1031) (PMID:30499564)

Trayner, K., Nguyen, M., Hopps, L., Christie, M., Roy, K. and Bagg, J. (2018) Use of safety syringes for administration of local anaesthesia among a sample of UK primary care dental professionals. British Dental Journal, 225(10), pp. 957-961. (doi:10.1038/sj.bdj.2018.1028) (PMID:30468166)

Brown, J.L. , Campbell, L., Malcolm, J. , Adrados Planell, A., Butcher, J.P. and Culshaw, S. (2018) Enrichment of innate lymphoid cell populations in gingival tissue. Journal of Dental Research, 97(12), pp. 1399-1405. (doi:10.1177/0022034518782141) (PMID:29928824)

Kean, R., McKloud, E., Townsend, E. M., Sherry, L., Delaney, C., Jones, B. L., Williams, C. and Ramage, G. (2018) The comparative efficacy of antiseptics against Candida auris biofilms. International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents, 52(5), pp. 673-677. (doi:10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2018.05.007) (PMID:29775686)

Smith, A. , Winter, S., Lappin, D., Sherriff, A. , McIvor, I., Philp, P., Suttner, N., Holmes, S. and Stewart, A. (2018) Reducing the risk of iatrogenic Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease by improving the cleaning of neurosurgical instruments. Journal of Hospital Infection, 100(3), e70-e76. (doi:10.1016/j.jhin.2018.03.001) (PMID:29530742)

Apatzidou, D. A., Iskas, A., Konstantinidis, A., Alghamdi, A. M., Tumelty, M., Lappin, D. F. and Nile, C. J. (2018) Clinical associations between acetylcholine levels and cholinesterase activity in saliva and gingival crevicular fluid and periodontal diseases. Journal of Clinical Periodontology, 45(10), pp. 1173-1183. (doi:10.1111/jcpe.12989) (PMID:30022504)

Viora, L. , Borsanelli, A. C., Parkin, T. , Lappin, D. F., Bennett, D., King, G., Dutra, I. S. and Riggio, M. P. (2018) Age reflects on the occurrence of bovine periodontal lesions. 50th SIB National Congress, Bologna, Italy, October 2018.

Loperena, R. et al. (2018) Hypertension and increased endothelial mechanical stretch promote monocyte differentiation and activation: roles of STAT3, interleukin 6 and hydrogen peroxide. Cardiovascular Research, 114(11), pp. 1547-1563. (doi:10.1093/cvr/cvy112) (PMID:29800237) (PMCID:PMC6106108)

Delaney, C., Kean, R., Short, B., Tumelty, M., McLean, W., Nile, C. and Ramage, G. (2018) Fungi at the scene of the crime: innocent bystanders or accomplices in oral infections? Current Clinical Microbiology Reports, 5(3), pp. 190-200. (doi:10.1007/s40588-018-0100-3)

Plessas, A., Robertson, D. P. and Hodge, P. J. (2018) Radiographic bone loss in a Scottish nonsmoking Type 1 Diabetes mellitus population; a Bitewing Radiographic Study. Journal of Periodontology, 89(9), pp. 1043-1051. (doi:10.1002/JPER.16-0788) (PMID:29766516)

Small, H. Y., Migliarino, S., Czesnikiewicz-Guzik, M. and Guzik, T. J. (2018) Hypertension: focus on autoimmunity and oxidative stress. Free Radical Biology and Medicine, 125, pp. 104-115. (doi:10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2018.05.085) (PMID:29857140)

McKerlie, R.A. , Bagg, J. and Murray, J. (2018) “Be a Dentist": A Mobile App to Assist the Student Transition to Dental School. Association for Dental Education in Europe (ADEE) Conference, Oslo, Norway, 22-24 Aug 2018.

Winter, S., McDonagh, G., Lappin, D. and Smith, A.J. (2018) Assessing the efficacy and cost of detergents used in a primary care automated washer disinfector. British Dental Journal, 225, pp. 315-319. (doi:10.1038/sj.bdj.2018.643) (PMID:30141495)

Apatzidou, D.A., Nile, C. , Bakopoulou, A., Konstantinidis, A. and Lappin, D.F. (2018) Stem cell-like populations and immunoregulatory molecules in periodontal granulation tissue. Journal of Periodontal Research, 53(4), pp. 610-621. (doi:10.1111/jre.12551) (PMID:29687448)

Newton, J., Ramage, G. , Gadegaard, N. , Zachs, W., Rogers, S. , Barrett, M. P. , Carruthers, G. and Burgess, K. (2018) Minimally-destructive atmospheric ionisation mass spectrometry authenticates authorship of historical manuscripts. Scientific Reports, 8, 10944. (doi:10.1038/s41598-018-28810-2) (PMID:30050048) (PMCID:PMC6062563)

Zhou, Y., Millhouse, E., Shaw, T., Lappin, D. F., Rajendran, R., Bagg, J. , Lin, H. and Ramage, G. (2018) Evaluating Streptococcus mutans strain dependent characteristics in a polymicrobial biofilm community. Frontiers in Microbiology, 9, 1498. (doi:10.3389/fmicb.2018.01498) (PMID:30083138) (PMCID:PMC6064717)

Kean, R., Delaney, C., Sherry, L., Borman, A., Johnson, E. M., Richardson, M. D., Rautemaa-Richardson, R., Williams, C. and Ramage, G. (2018) Transcriptome assembly and profiling of Candida auris reveals novel insights into biofilm-mediated resistance. mSphere, 3, e00334-18. (doi:10.1128/mSphere.00334-18) (PMID:29997121) (PMCID:PMC6041501)

Van Dijck, P. et al. (2018) Methodologies for in vitro and in vivo evaluation of efficacy of antifungal and antibiofilm agents and surface coatings against fungal biofilms. Microbial Cell, 5(7), pp. 300-326. (doi:10.15698/mic2018.07.638) (PMID:29992128) (PMCID:PMC6035839)

Borsanelli, A. C., Lappin, D. F., Viora, L. , King, G., Bennett, D., Dutra, I. S. and Riggio, M. P. (2018) Evaluation of tissue levels of Toll-like receptors and cytokine mRNAs associated with bovine periodontitis and oral health. Research in Veterinary Science, 118, pp. 439-443. (doi:10.1016/j.rvsc.2018.04.008) (PMID:29729606)

Türktekin, F., Buduneli, N., Lappin, D.F., Türk, T. and Buduneli, E. (2018) Diamond burs versus curettes in root planing: a randomized clinical trial. Australian Dental Journal, 63(2), pp. 242-252. (doi:10.1111/adj.12602) (PMID:29432640)

McKerlie, R. A. , Rennie, E., Hudda, S., McAllan, W., Al-Ani, Z., McLean, W. and Bagg, J. (2018) Facilitation of student-staff partnership in development of digital learning tools through a special study module. International Journal for Students as Partners, 2(1), pp. 121-129. (doi:10.15173/ijsap.v2i1.3235)

Borsanelli, A. C., Lappin, D. F., Viora, L. , Bennett, D., Dutra, I. S., Brandt, B. W., and Riggio, M. P. (2018) Microbiomes associated with bovine periodontitis and oral health. Veterinary Microbiology, 218, pp. 1-6. (doi:10.1016/j.vetmic.2018.03.016)

Taylor, G., Culshaw, S. , Armas, J., Savarrio, L. and Goodall, C. (2018) A case report of Parry Romberg Syndrome initially presenting as periodontitis. Oral Surgery, 11(2), pp. 131-135. (doi:10.1111/ors.12315)

Bissell, V., Robertson, D.P., McCurry, C.W. and McAleer, J.P.G. (2018) Evaluating major curriculum change: the effect on student confidence. British Dental Journal, 224(7), pp. 529-534. (doi:10.1038/sj.bdj.2018.219) (PMID:29576608)

Alalwan, H., Nile, C. J. , Rajendran, R., McKerlie, R. , Reynolds, P. , Gadegaard, N. and Ramage, G. (2018) Nanoimprinting of biomedical polymers reduces candidal physical adhesion. Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine, 14(3), pp. 1045-1049. (doi:10.1016/j.nano.2018.01.011) (PMID:29408656)

Brooks, D., Polubothu, P., Young, D., Booth, M.G. and Smith, A. (2018) Sepsis caused by bloodstream infection in patients in the intensive care unit: the impact of inactive empiric antimicrobial therapy on outcome. Journal of Hospital Infection, 98(4), pp. 369-374. (doi:10.1016/j.jhin.2017.09.031) (PMID:28993134)

Kean, R., Sherry, L., Townsend, E., McKloud, E., Short, B., Akinbobola, A., MacKay, W.G., Williams, C., Jones, B.L. and Ramage, G. (2018) Surface disinfection challenges for Candida auris: an in-vitro study. Journal of Hospital Infection, 98(4), pp. 433-436. (doi:10.1016/j.jhin.2017.11.015) (PMID:29203448)

Kıran, B., Toman, M., Buduneli, N., Lappin, D. F., Toksavul, S. and Nizam, N. (2018) Intraoral versus extraoral cementation of implant-supported single crowns: clinical, biomarker, and microbiological comparisons. Clinical Implant Dentistry and Related Research, 20(2), pp. 170-179. (doi:10.1111/cid.12567) (PMID:29210181)

Rodrigues, C. M.C., Lucidarme, J., Borrow, R., Smith, A. , Cameron, J. C., Moxon, E. R. and Maiden, M. C.J. (2018) Genomic surveillance of 4CMenB vaccine antigenic variants among disease-causing Neisseria meningitidis isolates, United Kingdom, 2010–2016. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 24(4), pp. 673-682. (doi:10.3201/eid2404.171480) (PMID:29553330) (PMCID:PMC5875271)

Smith, A. (2018) Metronidazole resistance: a hidden epidemic? British Dental Journal, 224(6), pp. 403-404. (doi:10.1038/sj.bdj.2018.221) (PMID:29545544)

Kean, R., Delaney, C., Rajendran, R., Sherry, L., Metcalfe, R., Thomas, R., McLean, W., Williams, C. and Ramage, G. (2018) Gaining insights from Candida biofilm heterogeneity: one size does not fit all. Journal of Fungi, 4(1), 12. (doi:10.3390/jof4010012) (PMID:29371505) (PMCID:PMC5872315)

Sztukowska, M. N., Dutton, L. C., Delaney, C., Ramsdale, M., Ramage, G. , Jenkinson, H. F., Nobbs, A. H. and Lamont, R. J. (2018) Community development between Porphyromonas gingivalis and Candida albicans mediated by InlJ and Als3. mBio, 9(2), e00202-18. (doi:10.1128/mBio.00202-18) (PMID:29691333) (PMCID:PMC5915736)

Leavy, P.G. and Robertson, D.P. (2018) Periodontal maintenance following active specialist treatment: should patients stay put or return to primary dental care for continuing care? A comparison of outcomes based on the literature. International Journal of Dental Hygiene, 16(1), pp. 68-77. (doi:10.1111/idh.12288) (PMID:28544259)

Simon-Soro, A., Sheriff, A., Sadique, S., Ramage, G. , Macpherson, L. , Mira, A., Culshaw, S. and Malcolm, J. (2018) Combined analysis of the salivary microbiome and host defence peptides predicts dental disease. Scientific Reports, 8, 1484. (doi:10.1038/s41598-018-20085-x)

Defraine, V. et al. (2017) Antibacterial activity of 1-[(2,4-dichlorophenethyl)amino]-3-phenoxypropan-2-ol against antibiotic-resistant strains of diverse bacterial pathogens, biofilms and in pre-clinical infection models. Frontiers in Microbiology, 8, 2585. (doi:10.3389/fmicb.2017.02585) (PMID:29312259) (PMCID:PMC5744096)

Beres, S. B., Olsen, R. J., Saavedra, M. O., Ure, R., Reynolds, A., Lindsay, D. S.J., Smith, A. J. and Musser, J. M. (2017) Genome sequence analysis of emm89 Streptococcus pyogenes strains causing infections in Scotland, 2010–2016. Journal of Medical Microbiology, 66(12), pp. 1765-1773. (doi:10.1099/jmm.0.000622) (PMID:29099690)

Winter, S., Smith, A. , Lappin, D., McDonagh, G. and Kirk, B. (2017) Failure of non-vacuum steam sterilization processes for dental handpieces. Journal of Hospital Infection, 97(4), pp. 343-347. (doi:10.1016/j.jhin.2017.09.004)

Winter, S., Smith, A. , Lappin, D., McDonagh, G. and Kirk, B. (2017) Investigating steam penetration using thermometric methods in dental handpieces with narrow internal lumens during sterilizing processes with non-vacuum or vacuum processes. Journal of Hospital Infection, 97(4), pp. 338-342. (doi:10.1016/j.jhin.2017.07.033) (PMID:28778810)

Apatzidou, D., Lappin, D. F., Hamilton, G., Papadopoulos, C. A., Konstantinidis, A. and Riggio, M. P. (2017) Microbiome of peri-implantitis affected and healthy dental sites in patients with a history of chronic periodontitis. Archives of Oral Biology, 83, pp. 145-152. (doi:10.1016/j.archoralbio.2017.07.007) (PMID:28780383)

Skiba, D.S. et al. (2017) Anti‐atherosclerotic effect of the angiotensin 1–7 mimetic AVE0991 is mediated by inhibition of perivascular and plaque inflammation in early atherosclerosis. British Journal of Pharmacology, 174(22), pp. 4055-4069. (doi:10.1111/bph.13685) (PMID:27935022) (PMCID:PMC5659999)

Slotved, H.-C. et al. (2017) External quality assurance for laboratory identification and capsular typing of Streptococcus pneumoniae. Scientific Reports, 7, 13280. (doi:10.1038/s41598-017-13605-8) (PMID:29038446) (PMCID:PMC5643306)

Akinbobola, A., Sherry, L., Mckay, W. G., Ramage, G. and Williams, C. (2017) Tolerance of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in in vitro biofilms to high level peracetic acid disinfection. Journal of Hospital Infection, 97(2), pp. 162-168. (doi:10.1016/j.jhin.2017.06.024) (PMID:28648453)

Makki, Z. and Bagg, J. (2017) A flipped classroom approach to teaching oral pathology using virtual microscopy - the Glasgow experience. Dental Update, 44(8), pp. 724-730. (doi:10.12968/denu.2017.44.8.724)

Sherry, L., Kean, R., McKloud, E., O'Donnell, L. E., Metcalfe, R., Jones, B. L. and Ramage, G. (2017) Biofilms formed by isolates from recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis patients are heterogeneous and insensitive to fluconazole. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 61(9), e01065-17. (doi:10.1128/AAC.01065-17) (PMID:28696240)

Townsend, E. M., Sherry, L., Kean, R., Hansom, D., Mackay, W. G., Williams, C., Butcher, J. and Ramage, G. (2017) Implications of antimicrobial combinations in complex wound biofilms containing fungi. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 61(9), e00672-17. (doi:10.1128/AAC.00672-17) (PMID:28696230)

Gürlek, Ö., Gümüş, P., Nile, C. J. , Lappin, D. F. and Buduneli, N. (2017) Biomarkers and bacteria around implants and natural teeth in the same individuals. Journal of Periodontology, 88(8), pp. 752-761. (doi:10.1902/jop.2017.160751) (PMID:28440740)

Savulescu, C. et al. (2017) Effect of high-valency pneumococcal conjugate vaccines on invasive pneumococcal disease in children in SpIDnet countries: an observational multicentre study. Lancet Respiratory Medicine, 5(8), pp. 648-656. (doi:10.1016/S2213-2600(17)30110-8) (PMID:28359798)

Maciag, J., Mikolajczyk, T., Matusik, P., Nowakowski, D., Robertson, D., Maciag, A., Osmenda, G. and Czesnikiewicz-Guzik, M. (2017) The effect of the treatment of denture related stomatitis on peripheral T cells and monocytes. Oral Health and Preventive Dentistry, 15(3), pp. 259-268. (doi:10.3290/j.ohpd.a38527) (PMID:28674706)

O'Leary, M., Bagg, J. , Welbury, R., Hutchinson, S. J., Hague, R., Geary, I. and Roy, K. M. (2017) The seroprevalence of hepatitis C virus infection among children and their mothers attending for dental care in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom. Journal of Infection and Public Health, 10(4), pp. 470-478. (doi:10.1016/j.jiph.2016.08.001) (PMID:27568000)

Marino, P. J., Wise, M. P., Smith, A., Marchesi, J. R., Riggio, M. P. , Lewis, M. A.O. and Williams, D. W. (2017) Community analysis of dental plaque and endotracheal tube biofilms from mechanically ventilated patients. Journal of Critical Care, 39, pp. 149-155. (doi:10.1016/j.jcrc.2017.02.020) (PMID:28259058)

Borsanelli, A. C., Gaetti-Jardim, E., Schweitzer, C. M., Viora, L. , Busin, V., Riggio, M. P. and Dutra, I. S. (2017) Black-pigmented anaerobic bacteria associated with ovine periodontitis. Veterinary Microbiology, 203, pp. 271-274. (doi:10.1016/j.vetmic.2017.03.032) (PMID:28619155)

Crothers, A.J., Bagg, J. and McKerlie, R. (2017) The Flipped Classroom for pre-clinical dental skills teaching - a reflective commentary. British Dental Journal, 222(9), pp. 709-713. (doi:10.1038/sj.bdj.2017.409) (PMID:28496219)

Kennedy, R., Lappin, D.F., Dixon, P.M., Bennett, D. and Riggio, M.P. (2017) Gingival Toll-like receptor and cytokine messenger RNA levels in equine periodontitis and oral health. Equine Veterinary Journal, 49(3), pp. 294-299. (doi:10.1111/evj.12597) (PMID:27270960)

Alalwan, H., Rajendran, R., Lappin, D. F., Combet, E. , Shahzad, M., Robertson, D., Nile, C. J. , Williams, C. and Ramage, G. (2017) The anti-adhesive effect of curcumin on Candida albicans biofilms on denture materials. Frontiers in Microbiology, 8, 659. (doi:10.3389/fmicb.2017.00659) (PMID:28473808) (PMCID:PMC5397414)

Robertson, P., Smith, A. , Anderson, M., Stewart, J., Hamilton, K., McNamee, S. and Curran, E. T. (2017) Transmission of Salmonella enteritidis after endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography because of inadequate endoscope decontamination. American Journal of Infection Control, 45(4), pp. 440-442. (doi:10.1016/j.ajic.2016.11.024) (PMID:28063730)

Skinner, K., Sandoe, J. A.T., Rajendran, R., Ramage, G. and Lang, S. (2017) Efficacy of rifampicin combination therapy for the treatment of enterococcal infections assessed in vivo using a Galleria mellonella infection model. International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents, 49(4), pp. 507-511. (doi:10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2016.12.006) (PMID:28235571)

Thomas, S., Lappin, D. F., Spears, J., Bennett, D., Nile, C. and Riggio, M. P. (2017) Prevalence of feline calicivirus in cats with odontoclastic resorptive lesions and chronic gingivostomatitis. Research in Veterinary Science, 111, pp. 124-126. (doi:10.1016/j.rvsc.2017.02.004) (PMID:28235708)

Culshaw, S. (2017) Peridontal disease: its impact on restorative dentistry. Primary Dental Journal, 6(1), pp. 25-31. (PMID:28376960)

Greetham, D., Lappin, D. F., Rajendran, R., O'Donnell, L., Sherry, L., Ramage, G. and Nile, C. (2017) The application of phenotypic microarray analysis to anti-fungal drug development. Journal of Microbiological Methods, 134, pp. 35-37. (doi:10.1016/j.mimet.2017.01.004) (PMID:28082175)

Kean, R. et al. (2017) Candida albicans mycofilms support Staphylococcus aureus colonization and enhances miconazole resistance in dual-species interactions. Frontiers in Microbiology, 8, 258. (doi:10.3389/fmicb.2017.00258)

Connolly, E., Millhouse, E., Doyle, R., Culshaw, S. , Ramage, G. and Moran, G.P. (2017) The Porphyromonas gingivalis hemagglutinins HagB and HagC are major mediators of adhesion and biofilm formation. Molecular Oral Microbiology, 32(1), pp. 35-47. (doi:10.1111/omi.12151) (PMID:28051836)

Sherry, L., Ramage, G. , Kean, R., Borman, A., Johnson, E. M., Richardson, M. D. and Rautemaa-Richardson, R. (2017) Biofilm-forming capability of highly virulent, multidrug-resistant Candida auris. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 23(2), pp. 328-331. (doi:10.3201/eid2302.161320) (PMID:28098553)

Bagg, J. , Roy, K., Hopps, L., Black, I., Croser, D., O'Halloran, C. and Ncube, F. (2017) No longer ‘written off’ – times have changed for the BBV-infected dental professional. British Dental Journal, 222(1), pp. 47-52. (doi:10.1038/sj.bdj.2017.36) (PMID:28084394)

Maciąg, J. et al. (2017) Systemic T cells and monocyte characteristics in patients with denture stomatitis. Journal of Prosthodontics, 26(1), pp. 19-28. (doi:10.1111/jopr.12447) (PMID:26883670)

O'Donnell, L. E., Alalwan, H. K. A., Kean, R., Calvert, G., Nile, C. J. , Lappin, D. J., Robertson, D., Williams, C., Ramage, G. and Sherry, L. (2017) Candida albicans biofilm heterogeneity does not influence denture stomatitis but strongly influences denture cleansing capacity. Journal of Medical Microbiology, 66(1), pp. 54-60. (doi:10.1099/jmm.0.000419) (PMID:28032543)

Osmenda, G., Maciąg, J., Wilk, G., Maciąg, A., Nowakowski, D., Loster, J., Dembowska, E., Robertson, D., Guzik, T. and Czesnikiewicz-Guzik, M. (2017) Treatment of denture-related stomatitis improves endothelial function assessed by flow-mediated vascular dilation. Archives of Medical Science, 13(1), pp. 66-74. (doi:10.5114/aoms.2017.64715)

Culshaw, S. (2017) Periodontal disease: its impact on restorative dentistry. Primary Dental Journal, 6(1), pp. 25-31. (PMID:28376960)

Rogerson, N., McKenna, K., Robinson, L., Wemyss, C. , Bagg, J. and Bovill, C. (2017) Enhancing dental electives through participatory research. Journal of Educational Innovation, Partnership and Change, 3(2),

Winter, S., Smith, A. , Kirk, B. and Lappin, D. (2017) The influence of lubricating oil on the efficacy of steam sterilization processes used to decontaminate dental handpieces. Zentralsterilisation = Central Services, 25(1), pp. 31-35.

Stephen, A. S., Millhouse, E., Sherry, L., Aduse-Opoku, J., Culshaw, S. , Ramage, G. , Bradshaw, D. J., Burnett, G. R. and Allaker, R. P. (2016) In vitro effect of Porphyromonas gingivalis methionine gamma lyase on biofilm composition and oral inflammatory response. PLoS ONE, 11(12), e0169157. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0169157) (PMID:28033374) (PMCID:PMC5199072)

Borsanelli, A.C., Viora, L. , Lappin, D.F., Bennett, D., King, G., Dutra, I.S. and Riggio, M.P. (2016) Periodontal lesions in slaughtered cattle in the west of Scotland. Veterinary Record, 179, 652. (doi:10.1136/vr.103931) (PMID:27780900)

Nile, C.J. , Apatzidou, D.A., Awang, R.A., Riggio, M.P. , Kinane, D.F. and Lappin, D.F. (2016) The effect of periodontal scaling and root polishing on serum IL-17E concentrations and the IL-17A:IL-17E ratio. Clinical Oral Investigations, 20(9), pp. 2529-2537. (doi:10.1007/s00784-016-1749-8) (PMID:26888221)

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