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  • 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

  • Milne, D., Bird, S., Montero, D., Fernández-Montero, A., Acosta, F., & Secombes, C. J. (2016). Characterising the mucosal immune response in the Greater Amberjack (Seriola dumerili). In Fish & Shellfish Immunology Vol. 53 (pp. 98-99). Conference held in Portland, Maine, USA: Elsevier. doi:10.1016/j.fsi.2016.04.044

  • 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.

  • Koverman, R., Bird, S. W. J., & Muncaster, S. (2016). The reproductive cycle of Yellowbelly Flounder, Rhombosolea leporina, from the Hauraki Gulf: Prospect for domestication. In New Zealand Marine Sciences Society and Australian Marine Sciences Association Joint Conference. Held at Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand.

  • 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

  • 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

  • Bird, S. W. J. (2016). Introduction to fish cytokines. In 17th (Zebra) Fish Immunology Workshop. Conference held in Wageningen, The Netherlands. Retrieved from

  • O'Donnell, S., & Driller, M. W. (2016). Sleep and stress hormone responses in training and competition in elite female athletes. In Sport & Exercise Science Annual Conference. Conference held at the Avantidrome, Cambridge, New Zealand.

  • 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

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