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Robert A. Somerville

BBSRC & MRC Neuropathogenesis Unit

Institute for Animal Health




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  • BBSRC & MRC Neuropathogenesis Unit, Institute for Animal Health, Edinburgh, UK. 1997 - 2005


  1. Transmissible spongiform encephalopathy strain, PrP genotype and brain region all affect the degree of glycosylation of PrPSc. Somerville, R.A., Hamilton, S., Fernie, K. J. Gen. Virol. (2005) [Pubmed]
  2. Characterization of thermodynamic diversity between transmissible spongiform encephalopathy agent strains and its theoretical implications. Somerville, R.A., Oberthur, R.C., Havekost, U., MacDonald, F., Taylor, D.M., Dickinson, A.G. J. Biol. Chem. (2002) [Pubmed]
  3. TSE agent strains and PrP: reconciling structure and function. Somerville, R.A. Trends Biochem. Sci. (2002) [Pubmed]
  4. Host and transmissible spongiform encephalopathy agent strain control glycosylation of PrP. Somerville, R.A. J. Gen. Virol. (1999) [Pubmed]
  5. Immunodetection of PrPSc in spleens of some scrapie-infected sheep but not BSE-infected cows. Somerville, R.A., Birkett, C.R., Farquhar, C.F., Hunter, N., Goldmann, W., Dornan, J., Grover, D., Hennion, R.M., Percy, C., Foster, J., Jeffrey, M. J. Gen. Virol. (1997) [Pubmed]
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