Trojan Horses publications


Conference proceeding abstract

Michael N Moore, Susanna Sforzini S, Viarengo A, Banni M. Understanding complexity in whole biological systems: applications in environmental diagnostics and prediction. Mutagenesis (2015) 30 (6): 851 (38th Annual Meeting of the United Kingdom Environmental Mutagen Society, 12th – 15th July 2015 at Plymouth University, UK)

Dallas LJ, Oliveri C, Banni M, Aminot Y, Aminot Y, Sforzini S, Readman JW, Viarengo A, Jha AN. Novel insights into benzo(a)pyrene toxicity in marine mussels: an integrated approach incorporating a new targeted low density microarray. Mutagenesis (2015) 30 (6): 851 (38th Annual Meeting of the United Kingdom Environmental Mutagen Society, 12th – 15th July 2015 at Plymouth University, UK)

Di Y, Al-Subiai SN, Dallas LJ, Arlt VM, Readman JW, Stolpe B, Lead JR, Schroeder D, Moody AJ and Jha AN. Interaction of engineered nanoparticles with PAHs: could they act as “Trojan-horses” to induce biological responses in marine species?. Mutagenesis (2015) 30, 865-866

Vicari T, Baron M, Maunder R, La Torre A, Rance G; Khlobystov A; Jha AN. Uptake, distribution and toxicological effects of two different silver nanomaterials in 3-D in vitro fish cultures. Mutagenesis (2015) 30, 875

Conference presentation (poster)

Dallas J Lorna, Aminot Y, Arlt V; Banni M; Sforzini S; Readman JW; Viarengo A; Jha AN. Tissue-specific differences in transcriptomic and genotoxic responses of marine mussels exposed to benzo-a-pyrene. International Congress Primo 18, Pollutant Responses in Marine Organisms, 24-27 May 2015, Trondheim, Norway

Dallas J Lorna, La Torre A; Rance G; Khlobystov A; Readman JW; Jha AN. Characterisation of multi-walled carbon nanotubes in differential seawater samples: implications for nanoecotoxicology. International Congress Primo 18, Pollutant Responses in Marine Organisms, 24-27 May 2015, Trondheim, Norway

Publications acknowledging the NERC Trojan Horses project

Imanikia, S., Galea, F., Nagy, E., Phillips, D.H., Stürzenbaum, S.R., Arlt, V.M., 2016. The application of the comet assay to assess the genotoxicity of environmental pollutants in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans. Environ. Toxicol. Pharmacol. 45, 356–361. doi:10.1016/j.etap.2016.06.020

La Torre, A., Rance, G.A., Miners, S.A., Lucas, C.H., Smith, E.F., Fay, M.W., Zoberbier, T., Giménez-López, M.C., Kaiser, U., Brown, P.D., Khlobystov, A.N., 2016. Ag-catalysed cutting of multi-walled carbon nanotubes. Nanotechnology 27, 1–8. doi:10.1088/0957-4484/27/17/175604

Sogbanmu, T.O., Nagy, E., Phillips, D.H., Arlt, V.M., Otitoloju, A.A., Bury, N.R., 2016. Lagos lagoon sediment organic extracts and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons induce embryotoxic, teratogenic and genotoxic effects in Danio rerio (zebrafish) embryos. Env. Sci Pollut Res Int. doi:10.1007/s11356-016-6490-y

Di, Y., Aminot, Y., Schroeder, D.C., Readman, J.W., Jha, A.N., 2016. Integrated biological responses and tissue-specific expression of p53 and ras genes in marine mussels following exposure to benzo(α)pyrene and C60 fullerenes, either alone or in combination. Mutagenesis 0, 1–14. doi:10.1093/mutage/gew049

Selected previous publications from the NERC Trojan Horses team

D'Agata, A., S. Fasulo, L. J. Dallas, A. S. Fisher, M. Maisano, J. W. Readman and A. N. Jha (2014). "Enhanced toxicity of ‘bulk' titanium dioxide compared to ‘fresh' and ‘aged' nano-TiO2 in marine mussels (Mytilus galloprovincialis)." Nanotoxicology 8(5): 549-558.

Al-Subiai, S. N., V. M. Arlt, P. E. Frickers, J. W. Readman, B. Stolpe, J. R. Lead, A. J. Moody and A. N. Jha (2012). "Merging nano-genotoxicology with eco-genotoxicology: An integrated approach to determine interactive genotoxic and sub-lethal toxic effects of C-60 fullerenes and fluoranthene in marine mussels, Mytilus sp." Mutation Research-Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis 745(1-2): 92-103.

Zoberbier, T., Chamberlain, T.W., Biskupek, J., Kugnathan, N., Eyhusen, S., Bichoutskaia, E., Kaiser, U. and Khlobystov, A.N., 2012. Interactions and reactions of transition metal clusters with the interior of single-walled carbon nanotubes imaged at the atomic scale Journal of the American Chemical Society. 134(6), 3073–3079

A. La Torre, G. A. Rance, J. El Harfi, J. Li, D. J. Irvine, P. D. Brown, A. N. Khlobystov (2010), "Transport and encapsulation of Gold Nanoparticles in Carbon Nanotubes." Nanoscale, 2010 (2), 1006-1010.

Banni, M., A. Negri, M. Rebelo, F. Rapallo, H. Boussetta, A. Viarengo and F. Dondero (2009). "Expression analysis of the molluscan p53 protein family mRNA in mussels (Mytilus spp.) exposed to organic contaminants." Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 149(3): 414-418.

Moore, M. N., J. A. J. Readman, J. W. Readman, D. M. Lowe, P. E. Frickers and A. Beesley (2009). "Lysosomal cytotoxicity of carbon nanoparticles in cells of the molluscan immune system: An in vitro study." Nanotoxicology 3(1): 40-45.

Phillips, D. H. and V. M. Arlt (2007). "The P-32-postlabeling assay for DNA adducts." Nature Protocols 2(11): 2772.

A. La Torre, M. C. Giménez-López, M. W. Fay, G. A. Rance, W. A. Solomonsz, T. W. Chamberlain, P. D. Brown, A. N. Khlobystov (2010). Assembly, Growth, and Catalytic Activity of Gold Nanoparticles in Hollow Carbon Nanofibres." ACS Nano, 2012, 6, 2000-2007.

Dondero, F., L. Piacentini, F. Marsano, M. Rebelo, L. Vergani, P. Venier and A. Viarengo (2006). "Gene transcription profiling in pollutant exposed mussels (Mytilus spp.) using a new low-density oligonucleotide microarray." Gene 376(1): 24-36.

A. La Torre, M. W. Fay, G. A. Rance, M. C. Giménez-López, W. A. Solomonsz, P. D. Brown, A. N. Khlobystov (2012). "Interaction of Gold Nanoparticles with the interiors of Hollow Graphitised Carbon Nanofibers." Small, 2012 (1), 1222-1228.