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Research Publications for Raymond T (Ray) Cursons

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  • Mulholland, C. V., Ruthe, A., Cursons, R. T., Durrant, R., Karalus, N., Coley, K., . . . Aung, H. L. (2017). Rapid molecular diagnosis of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis Rangipo strain responsible for the largest recurring TB cluster in New Zealand. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease, 3 pages. doi:10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2017.03.012

  • Wightman, P., Cursons, R., Conaglen, J., Elston, M., & Peters, L. M. (2017). Investigation into the role of a rare CDKN1B germline variant in a patient with acromegaly. In New Zealand Medical Journal Vol. 130 (pp. 82). New Zealand Medical Association. Retrieved from

  • Wightman, P., Cursons, R., Conaglen, J., Elston, M., & Peters, L. M. (2017). Investigation into the role of a rare CDKN1B germline variant in a patent with acromegaly. In Human Genetics Society of Australasia NZ Branch Meeting: Bright Lights - Big Future!. Conference held at Domain Lodge, Auckland, New Zealand.

  • 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

  • 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

  • Huang, Y., Lowe, D. J., Zhang, H., Cursons, R., Young, J. M., Churchman, G. J., . . . Cooper, A. (2016). A new method to extract and purify DNA from allophanic soils and paleosols, and potential for paleoenvironmental reconstruction and other applications. Geoderma, 274, 114-125. doi:10.1016/j.geoderma.2016.04.003

  • King, C., Alexander, A., Chubb, T., Cursons, R., MacKay, J., McCormick, H., . . . Zhang, H. (2016). What can the geographic distribution of mtDNA haplotypes tell us about the invasion of New Zealand by house mice Mus musculus?. Biological Invasions, 18(6), 1551-1565. doi:10.1007/s10530-016-1100-y

  • Huang, Y. -T., Lowe, D. J., Churchman, G. J., Schipper, L. A., Cursons, R., Zhang, H., . . . Cooper, A. (2016). DNA adsorption by nanocrystalline allophane spherules and nanoaggregates, and implications for carbon sequestration in Andisols.. Applied Clay Science, 120, 40-50. doi:10.1016/j.clay.2015.11.009

  • Cursons, R., Patty, O., Steward, K. F., & Waller, A. S. (2015). Strangles in horses can be caused by vaccination with Pinnacle I. N.. Vaccine, 33(30), 3440-3443. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2015.05.009

  • Van Haren, F. M. P., Sleigh, J., Cursons, J., Cursons, R. T. M., & Jameson, M. (2015). Preliminary report of a novel model using human umbilical vein endothelium in whole umbilical cord preparations to examine the in vitro effects of lipopolysaccharide and hypertonic saline on the gene expression of inflammatory mediators. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, 43(2), 277-279.

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