Patar A, Dockery P, Howard L, McMahon SS. Cell viability in three ex vivo rat models of spinal cord injury. J Anat. 2019 Feb;234(2):244-251. doi: 10.1111/joa.12909. Epub 2018 Nov 11. PubMed PMID: 30417349.


Sinead Healy, Jill McMahon, Peter Owens, Peter Dockery, Una FitzGerald,
Threshold-based segmentation of fluorescent and chromogenic images of microglia, astrocytes and oligodendrocytes in FIJI, Journal of Neuroscience Methods,Volume 295,2018,Pages 87-103.

Liew, A., Baustian, C., Thomas, D., Vaughan, E., Sanz-Nogués, C., Creane, M., Chen, X., Alagesan, S., Owens, P., Horan, J., Dockery, P., Griffin, M.D., Duffy, A., O’Brien, T. ,Allogeneic Mesenchymal Stromal Cells (MSCs) are of Comparable Efficacy to Syngeneic MSCs for Therapeutic Revascularization in C57BKSdb/db Mice Despite the Induction of Alloantibody (2018) Cell Transplantation, 27 (8), pp. 1210-1221.



Quantifying phenotype-environment matching in the protected Kerry spotted slug (Mollusca: Gastropoda) using digital photography: exposure to UV radiation determines cryptic colour morphs Frontiers in Zoology, 2017, Volume 14, Number 1, Page 1 Aidan O’Hanlon, Kristina Feeney, Peter Dockery, Michael J. Gormally

James M. Gahan, Christine E. Schnitzler, Timothy Q. DuBuc, Liam B. Doonan, Justyna Kanska, Sebastian G. Gornik, Sofia Barreira, Kerry Thompson, Philipp Schiffer, Andreas D. Baxevanis, Uri Frank,
Functional studies on the role of Notch signaling in Hydractinia development,
Developmental Biology,Volume 428, Issue 1,2017,Pages 224-231

In Vitro Enzymatic Degradation of Tissue Grafts and Collagen Biomaterials by Matrix Metalloproteinases: Improving the Collagenase Assay A.L. Helling, E.K. Tsekoura, M. Biggs, Y. Bayon, A. Pandit, and D.I. Zeugolis ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering 2017 3 (9), 1922-1932 DOI: 10.1021/acsbiomaterials.5b00563

Deirdre Healy, Maria Nash, Alexander Gorleov, Kerry Thompson, Peter Dockery, Yury Rochev,
An investigation of cell growth and detachment from thermoresponsive physically crosslinked networks,
Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces,Volume 159,2017,Pages 159-165

Feely, M.; Costanzo, A.; Lindner, F.; George, J.; Parnell, J.; Bowden, S.; Baba, M.; Owens, P. Quartz-Amethyst Hosted Hydrocarbon-Bearing Fluid Inclusions from the Green Ridge Breccia in the Snoqualmie Granite, North Cascades, WA, USA. Minerals 20177, 174.

Miss Fiona E Freeman, Dr. Jessica Schiavi, Dr. Meadhbh A Brennan, Dr. Peter Owens, Dr. Pierre Layrolle, and Dr. Laoise McNamara. Mimicking the Biochemical and Mechanical Extracellular Environment of the Endochondral Ossification Process to Enhance the In Vitro Mineralization Potential of Human MSCs. Tissue Engineering Part A. July 2017, ahead of print.


McGrath J,Alexandrov S., Owens P., Subhash H., and Leahy M.;In-vivo Correlation Microscopy Journal of Biomedical Optics. 2016:21(4).

Healy S, McMahon J,  Owens P & FitzGerald U, Significant glial alterations in response to iron loading in a novel organotypic hippocampal slice culture model, 6, Article number: 36410 (2016)

Fiona E. Freeman, Hazel Y. Stevens, Peter Owens, Robert E. Guldberg, Laoise M. McNamara, Osteogenic Differentiation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells by Mimicking the Cellular Niche of the Endochondral Template ,Tissue Engineering Part A. 2016 

Leahy, M., Thompson, K., Zafar, H., Alexandrov, S., Foley, M., O'Flatharta, C., Dockery, P. Functional imaging for regenerative medicine Functional imaging in regenerative medicine , Stem Cell Research and Therapy, 7 (1), art. no. 315, . 

Liu, M., Guan, Z., Shen, Q., Lalor, P., Fitzgerald, U., O'Brien, T., Dockery, P., Shen, S. Ulk4 is essential for ciliogenesis and CSF flow,  Journal of Neuroscience, 36 (29), pp. 7589-7600. 

Daly, O.M., Gaboriau, D., Karakaya, K., King, S., Dantas, T.J., Lalor, P., Dockery, P., Kramer, A., Morrison, C.G. CEP164-null cells generated by genome editing show a ciliation defect with intact DNA repair capacity, Journal of Cell Science, 129 (9), pp. 1769-1774. 

Moriarty, O., Gorman, C.L., McGowan, F., Ford, G.K., Roche, M., Thompson, K., Dockery, P., McGuire, B.E., Finn, D.P. Impaired recognition memory and cognitive flexibility in the rat L5-L6 spinal nerve ligation model of neuropathic pain, Scandinavian Journal of Pain, 10, pp. 61-73. 

O'Leary, L., Van Der Sloot, A.M., Reis, C.R., Deegan, S., Ryan, A.E., Dhami, S.P.S., Murillo, L.S., Cool, R.H., De Sampaio, P.C., Thompson, K., Murphy, G., Quax, W.J., Serrano, L., Samali, A., Szegezdi, E. Decoy receptors block TRAIL sensitivity at a supracellular level: The role of stromal cells in controlling tumour TRAIL sensitivity , Oncogene, 35 (10), pp. 1261-1270. 

Healy, D., Nash, M. E., Gorelov, A., Thompson, K., Dockery, P., Beloshapkin, S. and Rochev, Y. , Fabrication and Application of Photocrosslinked, Nanometer-Scale, Physically Adsorbed Films for Tissue Culture Regeneration. Macromol. Biosci.. doi:10.1002/mabi.201600175 


Owens, P., Phillipson P., Perumal J., O'Connor G. and Olivo M., Sensing of p53 and EGFR Biomarkers using high efficiency SERS substrates.Biosensors. 2015: 5 (4): 664-- 677.

Sanz-Nogues, C., Horan, J., Thompson, K., Howard, L., Ryan, G., Kassem, M., O'Brien, T. Inefficiency in macromolecular transport of SCS-based microcapsules affects viability of primary human mesenchymal stem cells but not of immortalized cells (2015) Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part A, 103 (11), pp. 3676-3688. 

Birmingham, E., Kreipke, T.C., Dolan, E.B., Coughlin, T.R., Owens, P., McNamara, L.M., Niebur, G.L., McHugh, P.E. Mechanical Stimulation of Bone Marrow In Situ Induces Bone Formation in Trabecular Explants(2015) Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 43 (4), pp. 1036-1050. 

Bradshaw, B., Thompson, K., Frank, U. Distinct mechanisms underlie oral vs aboral regeneration in the cnidarian hydractinia echinata (2015) eLife, 2015 (4), art. no. e05506, pp. 1-19. 

Isa, I.L.M., Srivastava, A., Tiernan, D., Owens, P., Rooney, P., Dockery, P., Pandit, A. Hyaluronic acid based hydrogels attenuate inflammatory receptors and neurotrophins in interleukin-1Beta induced inflammation model of nucleus pulposus cells (2015) Biomacromolecules, 16 (6), pp. 1714-1725. 

Fernandez-Yague, M.A., Larranaga, A., Gladkovskaya, O., Stanley, A., Tadayyon, G., Guo, Y., Sarasua, J.-R., Tofail, S.A.M., Zeugolis, D.I., Pandit, A., Biggs, M.J. Effects of Polydopamine Functionalization on Boron Nitride Nanotube Dispersion and Cytocompatibility (2015) Bioconjugate Chemistry, 26 (10), pp. 2025-2037.  



Lang, Y., Finn, D.P., Caruso, F. and Pandit, A. Fabrication of Nanopatterned Polymeric Microparticles using a Diatom as a Sacrificial Template. RSC Advances. 2014: 4 (84): 44418- 44422.

Sweeney EM, Dockery P, Crankshaw DJ, O'Brien YM, Walsh JM, Morrison JJ (2014) Human Uterine Lower Segment Myometrial Cell and Nuclear Volume at Term: Influence of Maternal Age. J Anat, 225(6):625-33. doi: 10.1111/joa.12240. Epub 2014 Sep 29.  

Crankshaw DJ, Sweeney EM, O'Brien YM, Walsh JM, Dockery P, Morrison JJ (2014) The influence of smooth muscle content and orientation in dissected human pregnant myometrial strips on contractility measurements. Eur J Pharmacol.738:245-249. doi: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2014.05.037. Epub 2014 Jun 2. 

Connolly JM, Raghavan V, Owens P, Wheatley A, Keogh I, et al. (2014)Nanogold-based Photosensitizers Probes for Dual-model Bioimaging and Therapy of Cancer. J Nanomed Nanotechnol 5:249. doi: 10.4172/2157-7439.1000249 linklink

James A.L. Brown, Tapesh Santra, Peter Owens, Aline M. Morrison, Frank Barry, Primary cilium-associated genes mediate bone marrow stromal cell response to hypoxia, Stem Cell Research, Volume 13, Issue 2, September 2014, Pages 284-299. Link 

Noel H. Reynolds, W. Ronan, Enda P. Dowling, P. Owens, Robert M. McMeeking, J. Patrick McGarry, On the role of the actin cytoskeleton and nucleus in the biomechanical response of spread cells Volume 35, Issue 13, April 2014, Pages 4015-4025 Link

Culligan K, Walsh S, Dunne C, Walsh M, Ryan S, Quondamatteo F, Dockery P, Coffey JC. The mesocolon: a histological and electron microscopic characterization of the mesenteric attachment of the colon prior to and after surgical mobilization. Ann Surg. 2014 Dec;260(6):1048-56. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000000323. PubMed PMID: 24441808. 

Stanley A, Thompson K, Hynes A, Brakebusch C, Quondamatteo F. NADPH oxidase complex-derived reactive oxygen species, the actin cytoskeleton, and Rho GTPases in cell migration. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2014 May 1;20(13):2026-42. doi: 10.1089/ars.2013.5713. Epub 2014 Feb 21. Review. PubMed PMID: 24251358. 

Ansboro, S., Hayes, J.S., Barron, V., Browne, S., Howard, L., Greiser, U.,Lalor, P., Barry, F.P., Pandit, A. and Murphy, M.J. A Chondromimetic Microsphere for In Situ Spatially Controlled Chondrogenic Differentiation of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells. Journal of Controlled Release. 2014: 179: 4251. 

Thomas, D., Fontana, G., Chen, X., Sanz-Nouges, C., Zeugolis, D.I.,Dockery, P., O'Brien, T., Pandit, A. A shape-controlled tuneable microgel platform to modulate angiogenic paracrine responses in stem cells.Biomaterials, Vol. 35, No. 31, pp. 8757-8766 (2014). Impact Factor 2012: 7.882. 


Integration of TiO2 into the diatom Thalassiosira weissflogii during frustule synthesis  Lang, Y., Monte, F.D., Rodriguez, B.J., Dockery, P., Finn, D.P., Pandit, A.  Scientific Reports, 3, art. no. 3205, 2013  

 Functionalization of the living diatom thalassiosira weissflogii with thiol moieties  Lang, Y., Del Monte, F., Collins, L., Rodriguez, B.J., Thompson, K., Dockery, P., Finn, D.P., Pandit, A.  (2013) Nature Communications, 4, art. no. 2683.  Abnormal centrosomal structure and duplication in Cep135-deficient vertebrate cells (2013) 

Inans, B., , M., Lalor, P., Dockery, P., Kuriyama, R., Gergely, F., Morrison, C.G.  Molecular Biology of the Cell, 24 (17), pp. 2645-2654.  Dantas, T.J., Daly, O.M., Conroy, P.C., Tomas, M., Wang, Y., Lalor, P., Dockery, P., Ferrando-May, E., Morrison, C.G. Calcium-Binding Capacity of Centrin2 Is Required for Linear POC5 Assembly but Not for Nucleotide Excision Repair (2013) PLoS ONE, 8 (7), art. no. e68487, .

Wang, Y., Dantas, T.J., Lalor, P., Dockery, P., Morrison, C.G. Promoter hijack reveals pericentrin functions in mitosis and the DNA damage response (2013) Cell Cycle, 12 (4), pp. 635-646. Cited 3 times. 

Moriarty, M.A., Ryan, R., Lalor, P., Dockery, P., Byrnes, L., Grealy, M. Loss of plakophilin 2 disrupts heart development in zebrafish (2012) International Journal of Developmental Biology, 56 (9), pp. 711-718. Cited 1 time.

Browne, S., Fontana, G., Rodriguez, B.J., Pandit, A. A protective extracellular matrix-based gene delivery reservoir fabricated by electrostatic charge manipulation (2012) Molecular Pharmaceutics, 9 (11), pp. 3099-3106. Cited 4 times. 

Predicting and avoiding subcellular compartmentalization artifacts arising from acetoxymethyl ester calcium imaging probes. The case of fluo-3 AM and a general account of the phenomenon including a problem avoidance chart.  Thompson KDockery PHorobin R.  Biotech Histochem. 2012 Oct;87(7):468-83.