Life & Health Sciences

  • School of Life & Health Sciences, Aston University, Aston Triangle

    B4 7ET Birmingham

    United Kingdom

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2019

Meeting patient and family needs through collaborative management planning: Shared decision making

Pryce, H., 1 Apr 2019, Patient and Family-Centered Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology. Mayer, C., Scarinci, N. & Hickson, L. (eds.). Thieme

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

The Applicability of Mouse Models to the Study of Human Disease

Rydell-Törmänen, K. & Johnson, J. R., 21 Feb 2019, Mouse Cell Culture : Methods in Molecular Biology. Springer, Vol. 1940. p. 3-22 20 p. (Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Pulmonary Fibrosis
Allergy and Immunology
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Lung Diseases
Biomedical Research
2018

Alexithymia and Maladaptive Regulatory Behaviors in Substance Use Disorders and Eating Disorders

Morie, K. & Ridout, N., 2018, Alexithymia: Advances in Research, Theory, and Clinical Practice. 1st ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 158 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Multi-sensory evaluation and the neophobic food response

Farrow, C. & Coulthard, H., 29 Jan 2018, Food Neophobia: Behavioural and Biological Influences. Woodhead, p. 219-236

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Food
Feeding Behavior
Fear
Decision Making
Pediatrics

The Ictal–Interictal Continuum

LaRoche, S. M. & Rodríguez, V., 1 Mar 2018, Handbook of ICU EEG Monitoring. Laroche, S. M. & Haider, H. (eds.). 2nd ed. New York: Springer, p. 186-199 21

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2017

Multiparticulate systems for paediatric drug delivery

Iyrie, A. & Mohammed, A. R., 2017, Multiparticulate drug delivery: formulation, processing and manufacture. Rajabi-Siahboomi, A. R. (ed.). New York< NY (US): Springer, p. 213-236 24 p. (Advances in Delivery Science Technology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Drug Delivery Systems
Dosage Forms
Pediatrics
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Pharmacokinetics

The actomyosin network and cellular motility: a S100A4 regulatory view into the process

Gross, S. R., 17 May 2017, Cytoskeleton - structure, dynamics, function and disease. Jimenez-Lopez, J. C. (ed.). InTech, p. 205-231 37 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Open Access
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Actomyosin
Cell Surface Extensions
Calcium-Binding Proteins
Cytoskeletal Proteins
Cytoskeleton

Visual dysfunction in Parkinson's disease

Armstrong, R. A., 2017, Parkinson's disease. Bhatia, K. P., Chaudhuri, K. R. & Stamelou, M. (eds.). Academic Press, (International Review of Neurobiology; vol. 132).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Parkinson Disease
Saccades
Hallucinations
REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
Pupil
2016

Detergent-free membrane protein purification

Rothnie, A. J., 26 Aug 2016, Heterologous expression of membrane proteins: methods and protocols. Mus-Veteau, I. (ed.). 2nd ed. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 1432).

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Lipid Bilayers
Detergents
Membrane Proteins
Proteins
Affinity Chromatography

Membrane protein production in the Yeast, S. cerevisiae

Cartwright, S. P., Mikaliunaite, L. & Bill, R. M., 3 Aug 2016, Heterologous expression of membrane proteins. Mus-Veteau, I. (ed.). New York (US): Springer, p. 23-35 13 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 1432).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Membrane Proteins
Yeasts
Calcium-Transporting ATPases
Recombinant Proteins

Spatial patterns of phosphorylated TDP-43-immunoreactive cellular inclusions in familial and sporadic frontotemporal lobar degeneration with TDP-43 proteinopathy

Armstrong, R. A., 2016, Horizons in neurological research. Costa, A. & E. V. (eds.). Hauppage, NJ (US): Nova science, Vol. 25. p. 59-82 23 p. (Horizons in Neurological Research; vol. 25).

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TDP-43 Proteinopathies
Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration
Inclusion Bodies
Mutation
Frontal Lobe

Structure and function of the entorhinal cortex with special reference to neurodegenerative disease

Armstrong, R. A., 2016, Horizons in neurological research. Costa, A. & Villalba, E. (eds.). Hauppage, NJ (US): Nova science, p. 59-82 23 p. (Horizons in Neuroscience Research; vol. 24).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Entorhinal Cortex
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Inclusion Bodies
Temporal Lobe
Pathology

Using social identity to promote health: the impact of group memberships on health in the context of obesity

Farrow, C., Tarrant, M. & Khan, S., 16 Nov 2016, Addiction, behavioral change and social identity: the path to resilience and recovery. Buckingham, S. A. & Best, D. (eds.). Routledge, p. 52-70 19 p.

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Open Access
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2015

An overview of eye-related photophobias

Armstrong, R. A., 2015, Advances in medicine and biology. Berhardt, L. V. (ed.). Nova science, p. 69-88 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Photophobia
Light
Hydrophthalmos
Blepharitis
Aniridia

Comparative quantitative neuropathology of the sporadic and variant subtypes of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease

Armstrong, R. A., 2015, Horizons in neuroscience research. Costa, A. & Villalba, E. (eds.). Hauppauge, NY (US): Nova science, Vol. 18. p. 59-78 19 p. (Horizons in neuroscience research; vol. 18).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Syndrome
Cerebral Cortex
Vacuoles
Cerebellum
Hippocampus

Corticobasal degeneration and dementia

Armstrong, R. A., 2015, Diet and nutrition in dementia and cognitive decline. Martin, C. R. & Preedy, V. R. (eds.). London (UK): Elsevier, p. 35-43 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Neurodegenerative Diseases
Dementia
Neuropil Threads
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
Multiple System Atrophy

Derivatization and detection of small aliphatic and lipid-bound carbonylated lipid peroxidation products by ESI-MS.

Milic, I. & Fedorova, M., 2015, Advanced Protocols in Oxidative Stress III. Springer, p. 3-20 (Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Lipid Peroxidation
Lipids
Unsaturated Fatty Acids
Cellular Structures
Ketones

Lipid oxidation

Fauzi, N. M. & Spickett, C. M., 14 Oct 2015, Studies on experimental toxicology and pharmacology. Roberts, S. M., Kehrer, J. P. & Klotz, L-O. (eds.). Cham (CH): Springer, p. 43-79 37 p. (Oxidative stress in applied basic research and clinical practice).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Lipids
Oxidation
Lipid Metabolism
Metabolism

Oligodendrocyte pathology in neurodegenerative disease

Armstrong, R. A., 30 Sep 2015, Oligodendrocytes: biology, function and role in the pathology of disease. Swanson, D. (ed.). Hauppauge, NY (US): Nova science, p. 1-22 22 p. (Neuroscience research progress).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Oligodendroglia
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Pathology
Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy

Overview of risk factors for age-related macular degeneration

Armstrong, R. A. & Mousavi, M., 2015, Age-related macular degeneration: prevalence, risk factors and clinical management. Carter, M. (ed.). Hauppage, NY (US): Nova science, p. 1-36 36 p. (Eye and vision research developments).

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Macular Degeneration
Sunlight
Smoking
Diet
Health Educators

Pathology of the dentate gyrus in neurodegenerative disease

Armstrong, R. A., 2015, Dentate gyrus: structure, role in disease, and potential health implications. Lowes, Z. (ed.). Hauppage, NY (US): Nova science, p. 47-68 22 p. (Neuroscience Research Progress).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

dementia
pathology
Disease
inclusion
Down Syndrome

Quantification of white matter abnormalities in neurodegenerative disease

Armstrong, R. A., 2015, Horizons in neuroscience research. Costa, A. & Villalba, E. (eds.). Hauppauge, New York: Nova science, p. 93-114 22 p. (Horizons in Neuroscience Research; vol. 23).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Neurodegenerative Diseases
Pathology
Gliosis
Intermediate Filaments
Cytomegalovirus Infections

Spatial patterns of neuronal cytoplasmic inclusions in the tauopathies: A comparative study of five disorders

Armstrong, R. A., 2015, Horizons in nuroscience research. Costa, A. & Villalba, E. (eds.). Hauppauge, New York: Nova science, p. 115-132 17 p. (Horizons in Neuroscience Research; vol. 23).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Tauopathies
Inclusion Bodies
Pia Mater
Pick Disease of the Brain
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy

The human hippocampus: structure, function and its significance in neuropsychology and disease

Armstrong, R. A., 2015, Horizons in neuroscience research. Costa, A. & Villalba, E. (eds.). Hauppauge, NY (US): Nova science, p. 43-64 22 p. (Horizons in neuroscience research; vol. 17).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Neuropsychology
Hippocampus
Alzheimer Disease
Pick Disease of the Brain
Retrograde Amnesia

The use of the lichen genus Rhizocarpon in lichenometric dating with special reference to Holocene glacial events

Armstrong, R. A., 2015, Advances in environmental research. Daniels, J. A. (ed.). Hauppauge, NY (US): Nova science, p. 23-50 28 p. (Advances in environmental research; vol. 39).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

lichenometry
lichen
Holocene
radiocarbon dating
senescence
2014

A role for epigenetic modulation of the innate immune response during aging

Killick, J. W., Bennett, S. J., Dias, I. H. K., Dunston, C. R. & Griffiths, H. R., 4 Nov 2014, Immunology of aging. Massoud, A. & Rezaei, N. (eds.). Berlin (DE): Springer, p. 37-45 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Innate Immunity
Epigenomics
Histone Code
Histones
Proteins

Bio-based chemicals from biorefining: carbohydrate conversion and utilisation

Wilson, K. & Lee, A. F., 21 Apr 2014, Advances in biorefineries: biomass and waste supply chain exploitation. Waldron, K. W. (ed.). Waltham, MA (US): Woodhead, p. 624-658 35 p. (Woodhead publishing series in energy; no. 53).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Carbohydrates
Biomass
Catalysts
Molecules
Feedstocks

Biodiversity of the surface microbial consortia from Limburger, Reblochon, Livarot, Tilsit, and Gubbeen cheeses

Cogan, T. M., Goerges, S., Gelsomino, R., Larpin, S., Hohenegger, M., Bora, N., Jamet, E., Rea, M. C., Mounier, J., Vancanneyt, M., Guéguen, M., Desmasures, N., Swings, J., Goodfellow, M., Ward, A. C., Sebastiani, H., Irlinger, F., Chamba, J-F., Beduhn, R. & Scherer, S., 31 Dec 2014, Cheese and microbes. Donnelly, C. W. (ed.). Washington, DC (US): ASM Press, Vol. 2. p. 219-246 28 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Microbial Consortia
Biodiversity
Cheese
biodiversity
Bacteria

Blockade of interleukin-6 effects on cytokine profiles and macrophage activation after spinal cord injury in mice

Rodriguez Guerrero, A., Uchida, K., Nakajima, H., Watanabe, S., Nakamura, M., Okada, S., Johnson, W. E. B. & Baba, H., 31 Jan 2014, Neuroprotection and regeneration of the spinal cord. Uchida, K., Nakamura, M., Ozawa, H. & et al (eds.). Tokyo (JP): Springer, p. 203-212 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Macrophage Activation
Spinal Cord Injuries
Interleukin-6 Receptors
Interleukin-6
Cytokines

Cognitive systems associated with the hippocampus of the human brain and their role in behaviour and neurodegenerative disease

Armstrong, R., 31 Dec 2014, New developments in cognitive systems research. Rosenfield, E. P. (ed.). Happauge, NY: Nova science, p. 23-46 24 p. (Psychology research progress).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Neurodegenerative Diseases
Hippocampus
Brain
Religious Philosophies
Retrograde Amnesia

Dementia with Lewy bodies

Armstrong, R. A., 10 Sep 2014, Diet and nutrition in dementia and cognitive decline. Martin, C. R. & Preedy, V. R. (eds.). London (UK): Academic Press, p. 91-99 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Lewy Body Disease
Alzheimer Disease
Hallucinations
Differential Diagnosis
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy

Metformin

Bailey, C. J., 5 Aug 2014, Therapy for diabetes mellitus and related disorders. Umpierrez, G. E. (ed.). 6th ed. Alexandria, VA (US), p. 341-358 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Microarray analysis of expression of cell death-associated genes in spinal cord cells with cyclic tensile strain

Uchida, K., Nakajima, H., Hirai, T., Roberts, S., Johnson, W. E. B. & Baba, H., 31 Jan 2014, Neuroprotection and regeneration of the spinal cord. Uchida, K., Nakamura, M., Ozawa, H. & et al (eds.). Tokyo (JP): Springer, p. 119-127 9 p.

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Microarray Analysis
Spinal Cord
Cell Death
Encyclopedias
Gene Ontology

Monitoring of transcriptional dynamics of HIF and NFκB activities

Cavadas, M. A. S. & Cheong, A., 2014, Bioluminescent imaging: methods and protocols. Badr, C. E. (ed.). Humana Press, p. 97-105 9 p. (Methods in molecular biology; vol. 1098).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Luciferases
Transcription Factors
Gene Expression
DNA
Population

Polyols in the crustose lichen rhizocarpon geographicum

Armstrong, R., 30 Jun 2014, Environmental and agricultural research summaries. Cacioppo, L. T. (ed.). Hauppage, NY (US): Nova science, Vol. 8. p. 127-128 2 p. (Environmental research advances).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Rhizocarpon
polyols
lichens
mannitol
algae

Risk factors for Alzheimer's disease

Armstrong, R., 1 Dec 2014, Dementia: prevalence, risk factors and management strategies. Turner, P. (ed.). Nova science, p. 115-138 24 p. ( Neurology - laboratory and clinical research developments).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Alzheimer Disease
Vascular Diseases
Craniocerebral Trauma
Allostasis
Genes

Technological challenges of pediatric MEG and potential solutions: the Aston experience

Witton, C., Furlong, P. L. & Seri, S., 8 Aug 2014, Magnetoencephalography: from signals to dynamic cortical networks. Supek, S. & Aine, C. J. (eds.). Berlin (DE): Springer, p. 645-655 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Magnetoencephalography
Pediatrics
Signal to noise ratio
Sensors

The eye and vision: an overview

Armstrong, R. & Cubbidge, R., 31 Dec 2014, Handbook of nutrition, diet, and the eye. Preedy, V. (ed.). Academic Press, p. 3-10 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Retina
Optic Nerve
Light
Vitreous Body
Sclera

The influence of environment on foliose lichen growth and its biological significance

Armstrong, R. A., 31 Dec 2014, Environmental and agricultural researcher biographical sketches and research summaries. Cacioppo, L. T. (ed.). Hauppage, NY (US): Nova science, Vol. 1. (Environmental research advances).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

lichen
texture
rainfall
competitive ability
nutrient enrichment
2013

Analysis of constructivist, network-based discourses: concepts, prospects, and illustrations

Wessa, P., Poelmans, S. & Holliday, I. E., Aug 2013, Innovative methods and technologies for electronic discourse analysis. Lim, H. L. & Sudweeks, F. (eds.). Hershey (US): IGI Global, p. 19-41 23 p. (Advances in Human and Social Aspects of Technology Book Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Electric network analysis
Metadata
discourse analysis
Data structures
Statistics

An introduction to the clinical phenomenology of Tourette syndrome

Martino, D., Madhusudan, N., Zis, P. & Cavanna, A. E., 3 Dec 2013, Advances in the neurochemistry and neuropharmacology of Tourette syndrome. Martino, D. & Cavanna, A. E. (eds.). London (UK): Academic Press, p. 1-33 33 p. (International review of neurobiology; vol. 112).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Tourette Syndrome
Tics
Tic Disorders
Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
Disruptive, Impulse Control, and Conduct Disorders

Antiepileptic drugs and Tourette syndrome

Cavanna, A. E. & Nani, A., 1 Dec 2013, Advances in the neurochemistry and neuropharmacology of Tourette syndrome. Martino, D. & Cavanna, A. E. (eds.). London (UK): Academic Press, p. 373-389 17 p. (International review of neurobiology; vol. 112).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Tics
Tourette Syndrome
Anticonvulsants
etiracetam
Antipsychotic Agents

A quantitative study of the pathological changes in the cortical white matter in variant Creutzfeld-Jakob disease (vCJD)

Armstrong, R. A., 2013, Neuroscience researcher biographical sketches and research summaries. Chernyovskaya, A. A. & Klossovsky, G. F. (eds.). Hauppage, NY (US): Nova science, p. 281-282 2 p. (Neuroscience research progress).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Frontal Lobe
Vacuoles
Occipital Lobe
Parietal Lobe
Temporal Lobe

Clinical techniques to assess the visual and optical performance of intraocular lenses: a review

Jinabhai, A. N., Young, G., Hall, L. A. & Wolffsohn, J. S., Dec 2013, Cataracts and cataract surgery: types, risk factors, and treatment options. Navarro, D. (ed.). Nova science, p. 1-51 51 p. (Eye and vision research development).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Intraocular Lenses
Hope
Anatomy

Concentration of mannitol and other soluble carbohydrates in the crustose lichen Rhizocarpon geographicum

Armstrong, R., 2013, Mannitol: chemistry, uses and potential side effects. Fubini, P. (ed.). Hauppage, NY (US): Nova science, (Pharmacology - research, safety testing and regulation: biotechnology in agriculture, industry and medicine).

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Rhizocarpon
mannitol
lichens
carbohydrates
algae

Designing a mobile diet diary application with and for older adults with AMD: a case ctudy

Hakobyan, L., Lumsden, J., O'Sullivan, D. & Bartlett, H., 9 Sep 2013, Proceedings of the 27th International BCS Human Computer Interaction Conference (HCI 2013). British Computer Society

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Open Access
File
Nutrition
Monitoring

Eye movement analysis in congenital nystagmus: concise parameters estimation

Pasquariello, G., Cesarelli, M., la Gatta, A., Bifulco, P. & Fratini, A., Jan 2013, Binocular vision: development, depth perception and disorders. McCoun, J. & Reeves, L. (eds.). Nova science, p. 107-123 17 p. (Eye and vision research developments).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Congenital Nystagmus
Eye Movements
Visual Acuity
Binocular Vision
Saccades

Eye movement problems and differential diagnosis of the parkinsonian syndromes

Armstrong, R., 1 Sep 2013, Eye movement: developmental perspectives, dysfunctions and disorders in humans. Stewart, L. C. (ed.). Nova science, p. 73-92 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
Parkinsonian Disorders
Eye Movements
Saccades
Differential Diagnosis

Glia and the pathology of variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD)

Armstrong, R., 2013, Glial cells: embryonic development, types/function and role in disease. Kaur, C. & Ang, L. (eds.). Nova science, p. 89-106 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Syndrome
Neuroglia
Pathology
Microglia
Astrocytes

Lipid-dependent GPCR dimerization

Goddard, A. D., Dijkman, P. M., Adamson, R. J. & Watts, A., 2013, Receptor-receptor interactions. Conn, P. M. (ed.). London (UK): Academic Press, Vol. 117. p. 341-357 17 p. (Methods in Cell Biology; vol. 117).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Dimerization
G-Protein-Coupled Receptors
Lipids
Energy Transfer
Lipid Bilayers