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Research Publications for Steve W J Bird

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  • Muncaster, S. P., Jacobson, G., Taiarui, M., King, S., & Bird, S. (2016). Effects of MV Rena heavy fuel oil and dispersed oil on yellowtail kingfish early life stages. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research, 50(1), 131-143. doi:10.1080/00288330.2015.1078821

  • Bird, S. W. J. (2016). Searching fish genomes and gene mapping. In 17th (Zebra) Fish Immunology Workshop. Conference held in Wageningen, The Netherlands. Retrieved from

  • Evans, S. O., Jameson, M. B., Cursons, R. T. M., Peters, L. M., Bird, S., & Jacobson, G. M. (2016). Development of a qPCR method to measure mitochondrial and genomic DNA damage with application to chemotherapy-induced DNA damage and cryopreserved cells. Biology, 5(4), 11 pages. doi:10.3390/biology5040039

  • Secombes, C. J., Wang, T., & Bird, S. (2016). Vertebrate cytokines and their evolution. In D. Malagoli (Ed.), The Evolution of the Immune System: Conservation and Diversification (pp. 87-150). Academic Press. doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-801975-7.00005-0

  • Bird, S. W. J. (2016). Modification of fish immunity through diet. In ASI Open Mini Symposium. Conference held in Hamilton, New Zealand.

  • Yoon, S., Mitra, S., Wyse, C., Alnabulsi, A., Zou, J., Weerdenburg, E. M., . . . Bird, S. (2016). Correction: First demonstration of antigen induced cytokine expression by CD4-1+ lymphocytes in a poikilotherm: Studies in zebrafish (Danio rerio). PLoS ONE, 11(12). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0169149

  • Bird, S. W. J. (2016). Tools to monitor fish health. In NZ Aquaculture Conference: EWOS Cargill Aquaculture Technical Day. Conference held in Nelson, New Zealand.

  • Patty, O., Bird., & Cursons, R. T. (2016). Streptococcus zooepidemicus genomic variance in New Zealand horses. In Journal of Equine Veterinary Science Vol. 39 (pp. S90). WB Saunders. Retrieved from

  • Yoon, S., Alnabulsi, A., Yu Wang, T., Tsang Lee, P., Chen, T., Bird, S., . . . Secombes, C. J. (2016). Analysis of interferon gamma protein expression in zebrafish (Danio rerio). Fish & Shellfish Immunology, 57, 79-86. doi:10.1016/j.fsi.2016.08.023

  • Evans, S. O., Jameson, M. B., Cursons, R., Peters, L., Bird, S., & Jacobson, G. M. (2016). Modified qPCR method measures mitochondrial and genomic DNA damage. Poster session presented at the meeting of NZSO 2016 (New Zealand Society for Oncology). Palmerston North.

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