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    G4 0BA Glasgow

    United Kingdom

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2018

Molecular mechanisms of lithium action: switching the light on multiple targets for dementia using animal models

Kerr, F., Bjedov, I. & Sofola-Adesakin, O., 28 Aug 2018, In : Frontiers in Molecular Neuroscience. 11

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2017

Direct Keap1-Nrf2 disruption as a potential therapeutic target for Alzheimer’s disease

Kerr, F., Sofola-Adesakin, O., Ivanov, D. K., Gatliff, J., Perez-Nievas, B. G., Bertrand, H. C., Martinez, P., Callard, R., Snoeren, I., Cocheme, H. M., Adcott, J., Khericha, M., Castillo-Quan, J. I., Wells, G., Noble, W., Thornton, J. & Partridge, L., 2 Mar 2017, In : PLoS Genetics. 13, 3, 30 p., e1006593.

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Reduced insulin signaling maintains electrical transmission in a neural circuit in aging flies

Augustin, H., McGourty, K., Allen, M. J., Madem, S. K., Adcot, J., Kerr, F., Wong, C. T., Vincent, A., Godenschwege, T., Boucrot, E. & Partridge, L., 13 Sep 2017, In : PLoS Biology. 15, 9, p. e2001655

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2016

Deletion of endogenous Tau proteins is not detrimental in Drosophila

Burnouf, S., Grönke, S., Augustin, H., Dols, J., Gorsky, M. K., Werner, J., Kerr, F., Alic, N., Martinez, P. & Partridge, L., 15 Mar 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6

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Increased glucose transport into neurons rescues Aß toxicity in Drosophila

Niccoli, T., Cabecinha, M., Tillmann, A., Kerr, F., Wong, C. T., Cardenes, D., Vincent, A. J., Bettedi, L., Li, L., Gronke, S., Dols, J. & Partridge, L., 12 Sep 2016, In : Current Biology. 26, 17, p. 2291-2300 10 p.

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Lithium promotes longevity through GSK3/NRF2-dependent hormesis

Castillo-Quan, J. I., Li, L., Kinghorn, K. J., Ivanov, D. K., Tain, L. S., Slack, C., Kerr, F., Nespital, T., Thornton, J., Hardy, J., Bjedov, I. & Partridge, L., 19 Apr 2016, In : Cell Reports. 15, 3, p. 638–650 13 p.

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2014

A holidic medium for Drosophila melanogaster

Piper, M. D. W., Blanc, E., Leitão-Gonçalves, R., Yang, M., He, X., Linford, N. J., Hoddinott, M. P., Hopfen, C., Soultoukis, G. A., Niemeyer, C., Kerr, F., Pletcher, S. D., Ribeiro, C. & Partridge, L., Jan 2014, In : Nature Methods. 11, 1, p. 100-107 10 p.

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2012

Ageing increases vulnerability to aß42 toxicity in Drosophila

Rogers, I., Kerr, F., Martinez, P., Hardy, J., Lovestone, S. & Partridge, L., 12 Jul 2012, In : PLoS ONE . 7, 7

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2011

Dietary restriction delays aging, but not neuronal dysfunction, in Drosophila models of Alzheimer's disease

Kerr, F., Augustin, H., Piper, M. D. W., Gandy, C., Allen, M. J., Lovestone, S. & Partridge, L., 1 Nov 2011, In : Neurobiology of Aging. 32, 11, p. 1977–1989 13 p.

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2010

Inhibition of GSK-3 ameliorates Abeta pathology in an adult-onset Drosophila model of Alzheimer's disease

Sofola, O., Kerr, F., Rogers, I., Killick, R., Augustin, H., Gandy, C., Allen, M. J., Hardy, J., Lovestone, S. & Partridge, L., 2 Sep 2010, In : PLoS Genetics. 6, 9

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Mechanisms of life span extension by rapamycin in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster

Bjedov, I., Toivonen, J. M., Kerr, F., Slack, C., Jacobson, J., Foley, A. & Partridge, L., 5 Jan 2010, In : Cell Metabolism. 11, 1

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2009

Deletion of Irs2 reduces amyloid deposition and rescues behavioural deficits in APP transgenic mice

Killick, R., Scales, G., Leroy, K., Causevic, M., Hooper, C., Irvine, E. E., Choudhury, A. I., Drinkwater, L., Kerr, F., Al-Qassab, H., Stephenson, J., Yilmaz, Z., Giese, K. P., Brion, J-P., Withers, D. J. & Lovestone, S., 14 Aug 2009, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 386, 1, p. 257–262 6 p.

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2007

Hyperphosphorylation of tau and neurofilaments and activation of CDK5 and ERK1/2 in PTEN-deficient cerebella

Nayeem, N., Kerr, F., Naumann, H., Linehan, J., Lovestone, S. & Brandner, S., 5 Jan 2007, In : Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience. 34, 3, p. 400-408 9 p.

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2006

PTEN, a negative regulator of PI3 kinase signalling, alters tau phosphorylation in cells by mechanisms independent of GSK-3

Kerr, F., Rickle, A., Nayeem, N., Brandner, S., Cowburn, R. F. & Lovestone, S., 29 May 2006, In : FEBS Letters. 580, 13

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2005

School students as Drosophila experimenters

Siyad, F., Griffiths, J., Janjua, F., Jackson, E., Rodrigues, I., Kerr, F., Mackay, D. & Lovestone, S., 12 Jul 2005, In : PLoS Biology. 3, 7

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2004

Glycogen synthase kinase-3 is increased in white cells early in Alzheimer's disease

Hye, A., Kerr, F., Archer, N., Foy, C., Poppe, M., Brown, R., Hamilton, G., Powell, J., Anderton, B. & Lovestone, S., 13 Dec 2004, In : Neuroscience Letters. 373, 1, p. 1-4 4 p.

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