stem cells in their environment

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jess sells

nationality

British

role

Public Engagement Officer

qualifications

•  BSc – Royal Holloway University of London

core expertise

•  Molecular biology

•  Public engagement

publications

•  'Ex vivo mammalian  prions are formed of paired double helical prion protein fibrils' Cassandra Terry, Adam  Wenborn, Nathalie Gros, Jessica Sells, Susan Joiner, Laszlo L. P. Hosszu, M. Howard Tattum, Silvia Panico, Daniel K. Clare, John Collinge, Helen R. Saibil, Jonathan D. F. Wadsworth Open Biol. 2016  May;6(5). pii: 160035. doi: 10.1098/rsob.160035. Epub 2016 May 4. PMID: 27249641 [PubMed]

•  'A novel and rapid method  for obtaining high titre intact prion strains from mammalian brain' Adam Wenborn, Cassandra  Terry, Nathalie Gros, Susan Joiner, Laura D’Castro, Silvia Panico, Jessica Sells, Sabrina Cronier, Jacqueline M. Linehan, Sebastian Brandner, Helen R. Saibil, John Collinge & Jonathan D. F. Wadsworth, Sci Rep. 2015 May  7;5:10062. doi: 10.1038/srep10062 PMID: 25950908 [PubMed]

•  'Development and assessment of multiplex high resolution melting assay as a tool for rapid single-tube identification of five Brucella species' Krishna K Gopaul, corresponding author Jessica Sells, Robin Lee, Stephen M Beckstrom- Sternberg, Jeffrey T Foster, and Adrian M Whatmore, BMC Res Notes. 2014;  7: 903. Published online  2014 Dec 11. doi:  10.1186/1756-0500-7-903 PMID: PMC4307374 [PubMed]

•  'Rapid and economical identification  of Brucella spp using Loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) and lateral flow devices (LFDs)' J.Sells, K K. Gopaul, Brucellosis 2011, International Research Conference Including the 64th Brucellosis Research Conference P138: page 122, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 21-23 September 2011 [Link]

•  'Development and assessment  of multiplex high resolution melting assay as a tool for rapid single-tube identification of five Brucella species' Krishna K Gopaul,corresponding  author Jessica Sells, Robin Lee, Stephen M Beckstrom- Sternberg, Jeffrey T Foster, and Adrian M Whatmore, J Clin Microbiol.  2010 Apr;48(4):1461-4. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02193-09. Epub 2010 Feb 24. PMID: 20181906 [PubMed]