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Publications
Chapter(s)
TitleBook TitleYear
Biomarkers of Periodontal Disease: Past, Present and Future Challenges Periodontal Disease: Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention 2011
Journal(s)
TitleJournal NameYear
Human odontoblasts express functional thermo-sensitive TRP channels: Implications for dentin sensitivity Pain Vol 152(10) (2211-2223)  DOI   2011
Human Dental Pulp Fibroblasts Express the “Cold-sensing” Transient Receptor Potential Channels TRPA1 and TRPM8 Journal of Endodontics Vol 37(4) (473-478)  DOI   2011
Dental pulp fibroblasts express neuropeptide Y Y1 receptor but not neuropeptide Y. International Endodontic Journal Vol 43(10) (835-842)  DOI 2010
PAR-2 Regulates Dental Pulp Inflammation Associated with Caries. Journal of Dental Research Vol 89 (684-688)  DOI   2010
Quantification of secretory leucocyte protease inhibitor in exudates from leg ulcers of patients with diabetes Regulatory Peptides Vol 164 (31-32)  DOI 2010
Antimicrobial activity of LL-37 and three truncated derivatives against Gram positive and Gram negative bacteria Regulatory Peptides Vol 164 (49-49)  DOI 2010
The antimicrobial activity of interlukin-8 derived peptide is influenced by glucose Regulatory Peptides Vol 164 (49-50)  DOI 2010
Substance P expression by human dental pulp fibroblasts:a potential role in neurogenic inflammation Journal of Endodontics Vol 35 (73-77)  2009
Neuropeptides Regulate Expression of Angiogenic Growth Factors in Human Dental Pulp Fibroblasts Journal of Endodontics Vol 35 (829-833)  DOI   2009
Neuropeptide Y (NPY) and NPY Y1 receptor in periodontal health and disease Archives of Oral Biology Vol 54 (258-262)  DOI   2009
Antimicrobial activity of truncated alpha-defensin (human neutrophil peptide (HNP)-1) analogues without disulphide bridges. Molecular Immunology Vol 45 (1) (190-193)  DOI   2008
Neuropeptide YY1 receptor in human dental pulp cells of noncarious and carious teeth International Endodontic Journal Vol 41 (850-855)  DOI   2008
Antimicrobial activity of neuropeptides against a range of micro-organisms from skin, oral, respiratory and gastrointestinal tract sites Journal of Neuroimmunology Vol 200 (11-16)  DOI   2008
Matrix Metalloproteinase-3 Differences in Oral and Skin Fibroblasts Journal of Dental Research Vol 86(5) (457-462)  2007
Caries-induced changes in the expression of pulpal neuropeptide Y. European Journal of Oral Sciences Vol 114(2) (133-137)  DOI 2006
Vasoactive intestinal polypeptide (VIP) and VPAC1 receptor in adult human dental pulp in relation to caries. Archives of Oral Biology Vol 51(10) (849-855)  DOI 2006
Phenotypic differences between oral and skin fibroblasts in wound contraction and growth factor expression Wound Repair and Regeneration Vol 14(2) (172-178)  DOI 2006
The Cytotoxic Effects of Human Neutrophil Peptide-1 (HNP1) and Lactoferrin on Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma (OSCC) in vitro Oral Oncology Vol 42(7) (685-690)  DOI 2006
Radioimmunoassay quantification of adrenomedullin in gingival crevicular fluid Archives of Oral Biology Vol 51(4) (334-338)  DOI 2006
Detection of individual human neutrophil α-defensins (human neutrophil peptides 1,2 and 3) in unfractionated gingival crevicular fluid - a MALDI-MS approach Molecular Immunology Vol 42(5) (575-579)  DOI 2005
NEUROPEPTIDES AND NEUROGENIC MECHANISMS IN ORAL AND PERIODONTAL INFLAMMATION. Critical reviews in oral biology and medicine : an official publication of the American Association of Oral Biologists Vol 15(2) (82-98)  2004
Sjögren's syndrome: a condition with features of chronic graft-versus-host disease: does duct cell adhesion or permeability play a role in pathogenesis? Medical Hypotheses Vol 62(5) (825-829)  DOI 2004
Identification and overexpression of human neutrophil ά defensins (human neutrophil peptides 1, 2 and 3) in squamous cell carcinomas of the human tongue Oral Oncology Vol 40(2) (139-144)  DOI 2004
Extraction and radioimmunoassay quantitation of neuropeptide Y (NPY) and vasoactive intestinal polypeptide (VIP) from human dental pulp tissue Archives of Oral Biology Vol 48(3) (249-254)  DOI 2003
Quantitative analysis of substance P, neurokinin A and calcitonin gene-related peptide in pulp tissue from painful and healthy human teeth International Endodontic Journal Vol 35(1) (30-36)  DOI 2002
Quantitative analysis of substance P, neurokinin A and calcitonin gene-related peptide in gingival crevicular fluid associated with painful human teeth European Journal of Oral Sciences Vol 110(3) (185-191)  DOI 2002
Changes in vasoactive intestinal peptide in gingival crevicular fluid in response to periodontal treatment Journal Of Clinical Periodontology Vol 29(6) (484-489)  DOI 2002
Quantitative analysis of MRP-8 in gingival crevicular fluid in periodontal health and disease using microbore HPLC. Journal Of Clinical Periodontology Vol 28(12) (1172-1177)  DOI 2001
Bcl-2 expression in sequential biopsies of potentially malignant oral mucosal lesions assessed by immunocytochemistry Oral Diseases Vol 6 (5) (318-326)    2000
Changes in substance P and neurokinin A in gingival crevicular fluid in response to periodontal treatment Journal Of Clinical Periodontology Vol 27 (7) (526-530)    2000
Carboxypeptidase-mediated metabolism of calcitonin gene-related peptide in human gingival crevicular fluid - a role in periodontal inflammation? Journal Of Clinical Periodontology Vol 27 (7) (499-505)    2000
Identification of MRP-8 (calgranulin A) as a major responsive protein in chronic periodontitis The Journal of Pathology Vol 192 (4) (540-544)    2000
A comparison of four extraction methods for substance P, neurokinin A and calcitonin gene-related peptide from human dental pulp tissue Archives of Oral Biology Vol 44 (12) (999-1004)    1999
An antibody-lectin sandwich assay for quantifying protein glycoforms. Molecular biotechnology Vol 12(2) (203-206)  DOI   1999
Calcitonin gene-related peptide in gingival crevicular fluid in periodontal health and disease. Journal Of Clinical Periodontology Vol 26(4) (212-216)  1999
TFF1 gene expression in human medullary thyroid carcinoma. The Journal of Pathology Vol 184(4) (408-413)  DOI 1998
Substance P and neurokinin A in gingival crevicular fluid in periodontal health and disease. Journal Of Clinical Periodontology Vol 24(11) (799-803)  1997
Evaluation of major parotid glycoproteins in patients with burning mouth syndrome. Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology and Endodontics Vol 83(2) (252-258)  1997
Cross-reactivity of antibodies raised to Pseudomonas fluorescens protease with extracellular proteins produced by meat-spoiling pseudomonads. The Journal of applied bacteriology Vol 81(1) (1-6)  1996
Sample handling techniques for analysis of neurokinin A in human saliva. Biochemical Society Transactions Vol 24(2) (336S-6)  1996
Alcohol intake in patients admitted acutely to a general medical unit. The Ulster Medical Journal Vol 64(2) (157-163)  1995
The recovery of proteolytic activity using the Salivette system. European journal of clinical chemistry and clinical biochemistry : journal of the Forum of European Clinical Chemistry Societies Vol 33(7) (443-444)  1995
A new method for the detection of proteolytic activity in Pseudomonas lundensis after sodium dodecyl sulfate-polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis. ELECTROPHORESIS Vol 16(1) (43-45)  DOI 1995
The determination of asialoglycoforms of serum glycoproteins by lectin blotting with Ricinus communis agglutinin Clinica Chimica Acta Vol 205 (3) (187-195)  DOI   1992