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Ternan, Nigel Dr

Lecturer in Microbiology

Academic and Professional Qualifications
- 1997: PhD Microbial Biochemistry, Queen’s University Belfast
- 1993: BSc(Hons) Microbiology, Queen’s University Belfast

Career History
- 2003 - present: Lecturer in Microbiology, University of Ulster
- 2001- 2003: Research Fellow in Microbial Biotechnology, University of Ulster
- 2000 - 2001: Research Associate in Environmental Microbiology, University of Ulster
- 1997 - 2000: Research Associate in Environmental Biotechnology, University of Ulster

Teaching & Learning Activities

Diciplines: Microbiology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Molocular Biology Module coordinator; cellular processes (BIO100C2), proteins and proteomics (BMS316C2), infection and immunity (BMS508C2).

Ternan, Nigel Dr

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Dr Nigel Ternan
Lecturer in Microbiology
Biomedical Sciences Research Institute

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Room W0073
School of Biomedical Sciences
University of Ulster
Coleraine campus
Cromore Road
Coleraine
Co. Londonderry
BT52 1SA

phone: +44 28 70123063
Email: ng.ternan@ulster.ac.uk

Ternan, Nigel Dr - Publications

Number of items: 29.

Ternan, Nigel and McMullan, Geoffrey (2014) Semiquantitative Analysis of Clinical Heat Stress in Clostridium difficile Strain 630 Using a GeLC/MS Workflow with emPAI Quantitation.. PLoS One, 9 (2). pp. e88960.

Brown, Emma, Allsopp, Philip, Ternan, Nigel, McMullan, Geoffrey and Gill, Chris (2014) In Vitro and in Vivo Models of Colorectal Cancer: Antigenotoxic Activity of Berries. Journal of Agriculture and Food Chemistry, 76 (4).

Ternan, Nigel (2013) Small regulatory RNA molecules in bacteria. OA Microbiology, 1 (1). pp. 1.

Fuszard, Matthew A, Ow, Saw Y, Gan, Chee S, Noirel, Josseilin, Ternan, Nigel, McMullan, Geoffrey, Biggs, Catherine A, Reardon, Kenneth F and Wright, Phillip C (2013) The quantitative proteomic response of Synechocystis sp. PCC6803 to phosphate acclimation. Aquatic Biosystems, 9.

Ternan, Nigel and McMullan, Geoffrey (2012) Comparative Transcriptional Analysis of Clinically Relevant Heat Stress Response in Clostridium difficile Strain 630.. PLOS ONE, 7 (7). pp. e36671.

Ternan, Nigel, McMullan, Geoffrey, Jain, S, Graham, C and Graham, RL (2011) A quantitative proteomic analysis of the heat stress response in Clostridium difficile strain 630.. Journal of Proteome Research, 10.

Jain, Shailesh, Graham, Robert Leslie James, McMullan, Geoffrey and Ternan, Nigel (2010) Proteomic analysis of the insoluble subproteome of Clostridium diffcile strain 630. FEMS Microbiology Letters, 311.

Deligianni, Elena, Pattison, Sally, Berrar, Daniel, Ternan, Nigel, Haylock, Richard, Moore, John, Elborne, Stuart and Dooley, James (2010) Pseudomonas aeruginosa Cystic Fibrosis isolates of similar RAPD genotype exhibit diversity in biofilm forming ability in vitro.. BMC Microbiology, 10.

Graham, Robert L. J., Pollock, Catherine E., O'Loughlin, S. Naomi, Ternan, Nigel, Weatherly, D. Brent, Tarleton, Rick L. and McMullan, Geoffrey (2007) Multidimensional analysis of the insoluble sub-proteome of Oceanobacillus iheyensis HTE831, an alkaliphilic and halotolerant deep-sea bacterium isolated from the Iheya ridge. PROTEOMICS, 7 (1). pp. 82-91.

Graham, Robert Leslie James, Sharma, Mohit K., Ternan, Nigel, Weatherly, D. Brent, Tarleton, Rick L. and McMullan, Geoffrey (2007) A semi-quantitative GeLC-MS analysis of temporal proteome expression in the emerging nosocomial pathogen Ochrobactrum anthropi. GENOME BIOLOGY, 8 (6). pp. R110.

Graham, Robert Leslie James, Pollock, Catherine E., O'Loughlin, S. Naomi, Ternan, Nigel, Weatherly, D. Brent, Jackson, Philip J., Tarleton, Rick L. and McMullan, Geoffrey (2006) Multidimensional proteomic analysis of the soluble subproteome of the emerging nosocomial pathogen Ochrobactrum anthropi. JOURNAL OF PROTEOME RESEARCH, 5 (11). pp. 3145-3153.

Pavlostathis, Spyros G., Marchant, Roger, Banat, Ibrahim, Ternan, Nigel and McMullan, Geoffrey (2006) High growth rate and substrate exhaustion results in rapid cell death and lysis in the thermophilic bacterium Geobacillus thermoleovorans. BIOTECHNOLOGY AND BIOENGINEERING, 95 (1). pp. 84-95.

Graham, Robert Leslie James, O'Loughlin, S. Naomi, Pollock, Catherine E., Ternan, Nigel, Weatherly, D. Brent, Jackson, Philip J., Tarleton, Rick L. and McMullan, Geoffrey (2006) A combined shotgun and multidimensional proteomic analysis of the insoluble subproteome of the obligate thermophile, Geobacillus thermoleovorans T80. JOURNAL OF PROTEOME RESEARCH, 5 (9). pp. 2465-2473.

O'Loughlin, SN, Graham, RLJ, Ternan, Nigel and McMullan, Geoffrey (2006) A role for carbon catabolite repression in the metabolism of phosphonoacetate by Agromyces fucosus Vs2. FEMS MICROBIOLOGY LETTERS, 261 (1). pp. 133-140.

Panas, P, Ternan, Nigel, Dooley, James and McMullan, Geoffrey (2006) Detection of phosphonoacetate degradation and phnA genes in soil bacteria from distinct geographical origins suggest its possible biogenic origin. ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY, 8 (5). pp. 939-945.

Graham, RLJ, Pollock, CE, Ternan, Nigel and McMullan, Geoffrey (2006) Top-down proteomic analysis of the soluble sub-proteome of the obligate thermophile, Geobacillus thermoleovorans T80: Insights into its cellular processes. JOURNAL OF PROTEOME RESEARCH, 5 (4). pp. 822-828.

McMullan, Geoffrey, Christie, JM, Rahman, TJ, Banat, Ibrahim, Ternan, Nigel and Marchant, Roger (2004) Habitat, applications and genomics of the aerobic, thermophilic genus Geobacillus. BIOCHEMICAL SOCIETY TRANSACTIONS, 32 (Part 2). pp. 214-217.

Bekatorou, A, Sarellas, A, Ternan, Nigel, Mallouchos, A, Komaitis, M, Koutinas, AA and Kanellaki, M (2002) Low-temperature brewing using yeast immobilized on dried figs. JOURNAL OF AGRICULTURAL AND FOOD CHEMISTRY, 50 (25). pp. 7249-7257.

Obojska, A, Ternan, Nigel, Lejczak, B, Kafarski, P and McMullan, Geoffrey (2002) Organophosphonate utilization by the thermophile Geobacillus caldoxylosilyticus T20. APPLIED AND ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY, 68 (4). pp. 2081-2084.

Ternan, Nigel and McMullan, Geoffrey (2002) Utilisation of aminomethane sulfonate by Chromohalobacter marismortui VH1. FEMS MICROBIOLOGY LETTERS, 207 (1). pp. 49-53.

Ternan, Nigel and McMullan, Geoffrey (2002) Iminodiacetate and nitrilotriacetate degradation by Kluyveromyces marxianus IMB3. BIOCHEMICAL AND BIOPHYSICAL RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS, 290 (2). pp. 802-805.

Hayes, VEA, Ternan, NG and McMullan, Geoffrey (2000) Organophosphonate metabolism by a moderately halophilic bacterial isolate. FEMS MICROBIOLOGY LETTERS, 186 (2). pp. 171-175.

Ternan, NG and McMullan, G (2000) The utilization of 4-aminobutylphosphonate as sole nitrogen source by a strain of Kluyveromyces fragilis. FEMS MICROBIOLOGY LETTERS, 184 (2). pp. 237-240.

Ternan, Nigel, Hamilton, JTG and Quinn, JP (2000) Initial in vitro characterisation of phosphonopyruvate hydrolase, a novel phosphate starvation-independent, carbon-phosphorus bond cleavage enzyme in Burkholderia cepacia Pal6. ARCHIVES OF MICROBIOLOGY, 173 (1). pp. 35-41.

Ternan, Nigel, McGrath, JW, McMullan, Geoffrey and Quinn, JP (1998) Organophosphonates: occurrence, synthesis and biodegradation by microorganisms. WORLD JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGY & BIOTECHNOLOGY, 14 (5). pp. 635-647.

Ternan, Nigel and Quinn, JP (1998) Phosphate starvation-independent 2-aminoethylphosphonic acid biodegradation in a newly isolated strain of Pseudomonas putida, NG2. SYSTEMATIC AND APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY, 21 (3). pp. 346-352.

Ternan, Nigel and Quinn, JP (1998) In vitro cleavage of the carbon-phosphorus bond of phosphonopyruvate by cell extracts of an environmental Burkholderia cepacia isolate. BIOCHEMICAL AND BIOPHYSICAL RESEARCH COMMUNICATIONS, 248 (2). pp. 378-381.

Ternan, Nigel, McGrath, JW and Quinn, JP (1998) Phosphoenolpyruvate phosphomutase activity in an L-phosphonoalanine-mineralizing strain of Burkholderia cepacia. APPLIED AND ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY, 64 (6). pp. 2291-2294.

McGrath, JW, Ternan, Nigel and Quinn, JP (1997) Utilization of organophosphonates by environmental microorganisms. LETTERS IN APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY, 24 (1). pp. 69-73.

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