I have worked as a bioscientist for over 30 years and for the last 20 years I have been teaching across a broad range of undergraduate and post-graduate courses. My research interests are in cell signalling, diabetes, bioinformatics, and teaching.
PhD (Biochemistry), Glasgow University, 1994
Newest selected publications
Manville, CM., Smith, K., Sondka, Z., Rance, H., Cockell, S., Cowell, IG., (2015) 'Genome-wide ChIP-seq analysis of human TOP2B occupancy in MCF7 breast cancer epithelial cells'. Biology Open, 4 (11). pp. 1436 - 1447. ISSN: 2046-6390et al.
Liu, Y., Turdi, S., Park, T., Morris, NJ., Deshaies, Y., Xu, A. and (2013) 'Adiponectin corrects high-fat diet-induced disturbances in muscle metabolomic profile and whole-body glucose homeostasis'. Diabetes, 62 (3). pp. 743 - 752. ISSN: 0012-1797et al.
Lee, KC., Padget, K., Curtis, H., Cowell, IG., Moiani, D., Sondka, Z., (2012) 'MRE11 facilitates the removal of human topoisomerase II complexes from genomic DNA'. Biology Open, 1 (9). pp. 863 - 873. ISSN: 2046-6390 Open Access Linket al.
Stocki, P., Wang, XN., Morris, NJ. and Dickinson, AM. (2011) 'HSP70 natively and specifically associates with an N-terminal dermcidin-derived peptide that contains an HLA-A*03 antigenic epitope'. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 286 (14). pp. 12803 - 12811. ISSN: 0021-9258
Stocki, P., Morris, NJ., Preisinger, C., Wang, XN., Kolch, W., Multhoff, G. and (2010) 'Identification of potential HLA class i and class II epitope precursors associated with heat shock protein 70 (HSPA)'. Cell Stress and Chaperones, 15 (5). pp. 729 - 741. ISSN: 1355-8145et al.