Arozarena, I., Bischof, H., Gilby, D., Belloni, B, Dummer, R. and Wellbrock, C. (2011) In melanoma, beta-catenin acts as a suppressor of invasion through a cell-type specific mechanism. Oncogene. In press.
Byron, A., Humphries, J.D., Bass, M.D., Knight, D. and Humphries, M.J. (2011) Proteomic analysis of integrin adhesion complexes. Sci. Signal. 4: pt2
Mahoney, D.J., Swales, C., Athanasou, N.A., Bombardieri, M., Pitzalis, C., Kliskey, K., Sharif, M., Day, A.J., Milner, C.M. & Sabokbar, A. (2011) TSG-6 inhibits osteoclast activity via an autocrine mechanism and is functionally synergistic with OPG. Arthritis Rheum. 63, 1034-1043.
Dave Thornton (with Richard Grencis, FLS)Wellcome Trust project grant, Protection against intestinal helminth infection: Role of the novel intestinal mucin MUC5AC
‘Injury and Repair Mechanisms in Chronic Airway Disease', London, 7-8 April:
Simon Clark and Tony Day's work on AMD was talked about by Paul Bishop at the 30th Annual Meeting of British Association for Ophthalmic Pathology (BAOP), Manchester. 7-8 April. Age-related macular degeneration and the Y402H polymorphism in complement factor H.
Ceri Harrop and Stephen Richardson delivered 'A Hard Cell: Considerations into Stem Cell Therapy' on Wed 6th April for 25 A-Level Students from Stockport College. The event was held at the Manchester Museum and organised by Alexa Jeanes.
Following publication of the Tropoelastin paper in PNAS Clair Baldock was invited to submit an article for the Diamond Light Source Annual Report 2011 on our work. The article is entitled "Nanostructure and elastic properties of human tropoelastin" by Clair Baldock, Tim J Wess & Anthony S. Weiss.