Publications by authors named "Ross Alexander"

70Publications

Climate sensitivity of understory trees differs from overstory trees in temperate mesic forests.

Ecology 2020 Dec 16:e03264. Epub 2020 Dec 16.

Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, 85721, USA.

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December 2020

Single-Cell Sequencing of Developing Human Gut Reveals Transcriptional Links to Childhood Crohn's Disease.

Dev Cell 2020 Dec 7;55(6):771-783.e5. Epub 2020 Dec 7.

Wellcome Trust, MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 0SZ, UK; Department of Paediatrics, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK; Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Cambridge University Hospitals Trust, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK. Electronic address:

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December 2020

Transcription and DNA Methylation Patterns of Blood-Derived CD8 T Cells Are Associated With Age and Inflammatory Bowel Disease But Do Not Predict Prognosis.

Gastroenterology 2021 Jan 16;160(1):232-244.e7. Epub 2020 Aug 16.

Department of Paediatrics, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom; Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Cambridge University Hospitals, Addenbrooke's, Cambridge, United Kingdom; Wellcome Trust-Medical Research Council Stem Cell Institute, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom. Electronic address:

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January 2021

Whole-heart, ungated, free-breathing, cardiac-phase-resolved myocardial perfusion MRI by using Continuous Radial Interleaved simultaneous Multi-slice acquisitions at sPoiled steady-state (CRIMP).

Magn Reson Med 2020 12 3;84(6):3071-3087. Epub 2020 Jun 3.

Utah Center for Advanced Imaging Research (UCAIR), Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.

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December 2020

Cognitive and motor aspects of cancer-related fatigue.

Cancer Med 2019 10 13;8(13):5840-5849. Epub 2019 Aug 13.

National Institute of Nursing Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland.

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October 2019

The barley transcription factor HvMYB1 is a positive regulator of drought tolerance.

Plant Physiol Biochem 2019 Sep 10;142:246-253. Epub 2019 Jul 10.

Institute for Life and Earth Sciences, School of Energy, Geosciences, Infrastructure and Society, Heriot-Watt University, Riccarton, Edinburgh, EH14 4AS, UK. Electronic address:

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September 2019

Linking drought legacy effects across scales: From leaves to tree rings to ecosystems.

Glob Chang Biol 2019 09 30;25(9):2978-2992. Epub 2019 Jun 30.

School of Biological Sciences, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.

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September 2019

Genome-Wide Epigenetic and Transcriptomic Characterization of Human-Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Intestinal Epithelial Organoids.

Cell Mol Gastroenterol Hepatol 2019 23;7(2):285-288. Epub 2018 Oct 23.

Department of Pediatrics, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom; Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom; Wellcome Trust-Medical Research Council Stem Cell Institute, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom. Electronic address:

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May 2019

Co-Occurring Symptoms Contribute to Persistent Fatigue in Prostate Cancer.

Oncology 2019 9;96(4):183-191. Epub 2019 Jan 9.

National Institute of Nursing Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA,

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May 2019

Size-growth asymmetry is not consistently related to productivity across an eastern US temperate forest network.

Oecologia 2019 Feb 4;189(2):515-528. Epub 2018 Dec 4.

Department of Geology and Geography, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA.

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February 2019

Evaluating the Role of Mitochondrial Function in Cancer-related Fatigue.

J Vis Exp 2018 05 17(135). Epub 2018 May 17.

National Institute of Nursing Research, National Institutes of Health;

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May 2018

Human Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Endoderm for Modeling Development and Clinical Applications.

Cell Stem Cell 2018 04;22(4):485-499

Wellcome Trust - MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute, Anne McLaren Laboratory, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 0SZ, UK; Department of Surgery, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK; Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton CB10 1SA, UK. Electronic address:

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April 2018

Dietary Uncoupling of Gut Microbiota and Energy Harvesting from Obesity and Glucose Tolerance in Mice.

Cell Rep 2017 Nov;21(6):1521-1533

Rowett Institute, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK. Electronic address:

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November 2017

DNA Methylation and Transcription Patterns in Intestinal Epithelial Cells From Pediatric Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Differentiate Disease Subtypes and Associate With Outcome.

Gastroenterology 2018 02 12;154(3):585-598. Epub 2017 Oct 12.

University Department of Paediatrics, University of Cambridge, UK; Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology, University of Cambridge and Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, UK; Wellcome Trust - Medical Research Council Stem Cell Institute, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK. Electronic address:

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February 2018

Non-lethal genotyping of Tribolium castaneum adults using genomic DNA extracted from wing tissue.

PLoS One 2017 11;12(8):e0182564. Epub 2017 Aug 11.

Physical Biology / Physikalische Biologie (IZN, FB 15), Buchmann Institute for Molecular Life Sciences (BMLS), Cluster of Excellence Frankfurt-Macromolecular Complexes (CEF-MC), Goethe Universität-Frankfurt am Main (Campus Riedberg), Max-von-Laue-Straße 15, Frankfurt am Main-Germany.

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October 2017

A neuroendocrine role for chemerin in hypothalamic remodelling and photoperiodic control of energy balance.

Sci Rep 2016 05 26;6:26830. Epub 2016 May 26.

Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, Scotland, UK.

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May 2016

Clinical course and outcomes of diagnosing Inflammatory Bowel Disease in children 10 years and under: retrospective cohort study from two tertiary centres in the United Kingdom and in Italy.

BMC Gastroenterol 2016 Mar 15;16:35. Epub 2016 Mar 15.

Cambridge University Hospitals, Addenbrooke's, Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Box 116 Level 8, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ, UK.

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March 2016

Paediatric gastrointestinal endoscopy: a qualitative study.

Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2016 Jan;28(1):25-9

aDepartment of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Childrens Hospital for Wales, Heath Park, Cardiff, Wales bDepartment of Paediatrics, Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust, Colchester General Hospital, Colchester, Essex cDepartment of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Hills Road, Cambridge, UK.

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January 2016

Soluble Fermentable Dietary Fibre (Pectin) Decreases Caloric Intake, Adiposity and Lipidaemia in High-Fat Diet-Induced Obese Rats.

PLoS One 2015 8;10(10):e0140392. Epub 2015 Oct 8.

Ingestive Behaviour Group, Obesity & Metabolic Health Division, Rowett Institute of Nutrition & Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB21 9SB, Scotland, United Kingdom.

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June 2016

Photoperiod regulates lean mass accretion, but not adiposity, in growing F344 rats fed a high fat diet.

PLoS One 2015 19;10(3):e0119763. Epub 2015 Mar 19.

Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom.

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February 2016

Dose-dependent effects of a soluble dietary fibre (pectin) on food intake, adiposity, gut hypertrophy and gut satiety hormone secretion in rats.

PLoS One 2015 20;10(1):e0115438. Epub 2015 Jan 20.

Ingestive Behaviour Group, Obesity & Metabolic Health Division, Rowett Institute of Nutrition & Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB21 9SB, Scotland, United Kingdom.

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September 2015

Brr2p carboxy-terminal Sec63 domain modulates Prp16 splicing RNA helicase.

Nucleic Acids Res 2014 Dec 26;42(22):13897-910. Epub 2014 Nov 26.

Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology, University of Edinburgh, King's Buildings, Mayfield Road, Edinburgh, EH9 3BF, UK

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December 2014

Different types of soluble fermentable dietary fibre decrease food intake, body weight gain and adiposity in young adult male rats.

Nutr Metab (Lond) 2014 14;11:36. Epub 2014 Aug 14.

Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health, University of Aberdeen, Greenburn Road, Bucksburn, Aberdeen AB21 9SB, UK.

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August 2014

A tree-ring perspective on the terrestrial carbon cycle.

Oecologia 2014 Oct 14;176(2):307-22. Epub 2014 Aug 14.

Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research, University of Arizona, 1215 E Lowell St, Tucson, AZ, 85721, USA,

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October 2014

Coeliac disease in children with type 1 diabetes: are current guidelines proving difficult to implement in practice?

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2014 Nov;59(5):600-3

*Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Addenbrooke's Hospital †Department of Histopathology ‡Department of Paediatric Endocrinology, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, UK.

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November 2014

A single slide multiplex assay for the evaluation of classical Hodgkin lymphoma.

Am J Surg Pathol 2014 Sep;38(9):1193-202

*Clarient Diagnostic Services Inc., a GE Healthcare Company †Clarient Pathology Services Inc., Aliso Viejo, CA.

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September 2014

Assessing quality outcome measures in children with coeliac disease--experience from two UK centres.

Nutrients 2013 Nov 19;5(11):4605-13. Epub 2013 Nov 19.

Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge University Hospitals, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ, UK.

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November 2013

Model of how plants sense zinc deficiency.

Metallomics 2013 Sep;5(9):1110-6

CIBIO, Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources, University of Porto, 4485-661 Vairão, Portugal.

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September 2013

A rule-based kinetic model of RNA polymerase II C-terminal domain phosphorylation.

J R Soc Interface 2013 Sep 26;10(86):20130438. Epub 2013 Jun 26.

MRC Human Genetics Unit, IGMM, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK.

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September 2013

Sync and swim: the impact of medication consolidation on adherence in Medicaid patients.

J Prim Care Community Health 2013 Oct 25;4(4):240-4. Epub 2013 Apr 25.

The George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA.

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October 2013

Patterning of retinoic acid signaling and cell proliferation in the hippocampus.

Hippocampus 2012 Nov 11;22(11):2171-83. Epub 2012 Jun 11.

Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom.

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November 2012

Photoperiodic expression of two RALDH enzymes and the regulation of cell proliferation by retinoic acid in the rat hypothalamus.

J Neurochem 2012 Aug 9;122(4):789-99. Epub 2012 Jul 9.

Institute of Medical Sciences, School of Medical Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK.

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August 2012

Photoperiod regulates vitamin A and Wnt/β-catenin signaling in F344 rats.

Endocrinology 2012 Feb 30;153(2):815-24. Epub 2011 Dec 30.

The Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health, University of Aberdeen, Bucksburn, Aberdeen AB21 9SB, Scotland, United Kingdom.

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February 2012

Modelling reveals kinetic advantages of co-transcriptional splicing.

PLoS Comput Biol 2011 Oct 13;7(10):e1002215. Epub 2011 Oct 13.

Centre for Systems Biology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom.

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October 2011

Thyroid hormone signalling genes are regulated by photoperiod in the hypothalamus of F344 rats.

PLoS One 2011 22;6(6):e21351. Epub 2011 Jun 22.

Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom.

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November 2011

Computer availability and principals' perceptions of online surveys(*).

J Sch Health 2011 Jul;81(7):365-73

Division of Adolescent and School Health, Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA.

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July 2011

Review and update of central serous chorioretinopathy.

Curr Opin Ophthalmol 2011 May;22(3):166-73

Ophthalmology Department, Cheltenham General Hospital, Gloucestershire, UK.

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May 2011

Splicing-dependent RNA polymerase pausing in yeast.

Mol Cell 2010 Nov;40(4):582-93

Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology, University of Edinburgh, King's Buildings, Edinburgh EH9 3JR, UK.

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November 2010

Cross-talk in transcription, splicing and chromatin: who makes the first call?

Biochem Soc Trans 2010 Oct;38(5):1251-6

Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology, and Edinburgh Centre for Systems Biology, University of Edinburgh, King's Buildings, Mayfield Road, Edinburgh EH9 3JR, UK.

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October 2010

Processivity and coupling in messenger RNA transcription.

PLoS One 2010 Jan 28;5(1):e8845. Epub 2010 Jan 28.

Centre for Systems Biology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom.

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January 2010

Photoperiodic regulation of retinoic acid signaling in the hypothalamus.

J Neurochem 2010 Jan 26;112(1):246-57. Epub 2009 Oct 26.

Institute of Medical Sciences, School of Medical Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK.

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January 2010

Complete cytoreduction offers longterm survival in patients with peritoneal carcinomatosis from appendiceal tumors of unfavorable histology.

J Am Coll Surg 2009 Sep 9;209(3):308-12. Epub 2009 Jul 9.

Division of Surgery, Section of Surgical Oncology, Institute of Cancer Care, Mercy Medical Center, 227 St. Paul Pl., Baltimore, MD 21202, USA.

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September 2009

A role for Q/N-rich aggregation-prone regions in P-body localization.

J Cell Sci 2008 Aug 8;121(Pt 15):2463-72. Epub 2008 Jul 8.

Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology, University of Edinburgh, King's Buildings, Mayfield Road, Edinburgh, UK.

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August 2008

Diurnal profiles of hypothalamic energy balance gene expression with photoperiod manipulation in the Siberian hamster, Phodopus sungorus.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2008 Apr 30;294(4):R1148-53. Epub 2008 Jan 30.

Division of Obesity and Metabolic Health, Rowett Research Institute, Aberdeen Centre for Energy Regulation and Obesity, Aberdeen AB21 9SB, UK.

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April 2008

Hypothalamic thyroid hormone in energy balance regulation.

Obes Facts 2008 16;1(2):71-9. Epub 2008 Apr 16.

Molecular Endocrinology Group, Rowett Research Institute and Aberdeen Centre for Energy Regulation and Obesity, Bucksburn, Aberdeen AB21 9SB, UK.

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February 2010

Photoperiodic regulation of cellular retinol binding protein, CRBP1 [corrected] and nestin in tanycytes of the third ventricle ependymal layer of the Siberian hamster.

J Endocrinol 2006 Dec;191(3):687-98

Molecular Endocrinology Group, Division of Obesity and Metabolic Health and Aberdeen Centre for Energy Regulation and Obesity (ACERO), Rowett Research Institute, Greenburn Road, Bucksburn, Aberdeen AB21 9SB, UK.

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December 2006

What can we learn from seasonal animals about the regulation of energy balance?

Prog Brain Res 2006 ;153:325-37

Rowett Research Institute, Greenburn Road, Bucksburn, Aberdeen, AB21 9SB, UK.

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November 2006

A high-precision voltage source for EIT.

Physiol Meas 2006 May 24;27(5):S221-36. Epub 2006 Apr 24.

Department of Electrical, Computer and Systems Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY 12180-3590, USA.

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May 2006

A proteomic analysis of 14-3-3 binding proteins from developing barley grains.

Proteomics 2006 Mar;6(6):1886-96

School of Life Sciences, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK.

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March 2006

Temporal changes in gene expression in the arcuate nucleus precede seasonal responses in adiposity and reproduction.

Endocrinology 2005 Apr 6;146(4):1940-7. Epub 2005 Jan 6.

Rowett Research Institute, Greenburn Road, Bucksburn, Aberdeen AB21 9SB, Scotland, United Kingdom.

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April 2005

Sublethal effects of Orimulsion-400 on eggs and larvae of Atlantic herring (Clupea harengus L.).

Environ Toxicol Chem 2003 Dec;22(12):3044-8

Biology Department, Saint Francis Xavier University, PO Box 5000, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada B2G 2W5.

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December 2003

Combining nonthermal technologies to control foodborne microorganisms.

Int J Food Microbiol 2003 Dec;89(2-3):125-38

Department of Food Science, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada N1G 2W1.

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December 2003

Photoperiodic regulation of hypothalamic retinoid signaling: association of retinoid X receptor gamma with body weight.

Endocrinology 2004 Jan 4;145(1):13-20. Epub 2003 Sep 4.

Molecular Endocrinology Group, Rowett Research Institute, Aberdeen, AB21 9SB, Scotland, United Kingdom.

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January 2004

Current source design for electrical impedance tomography.

Physiol Meas 2003 May;24(2):509-16

Department of Biomedical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY 12180-3590, USA.

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May 2003

The pars tuberalis as a target of the central clock.

Cell Tissue Res 2002 Jul 18;309(1):163-71. Epub 2002 May 18.

Molecular Neuroendocrinology Group, Rowett Research Institute, Greenburn Road, Bucksburn, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB21 9SB, UK.

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July 2002