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Dr Steve Bird

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Senior Lecturer (Biological Sciences)

Research Supervised

PhD

  • Evans, Steve (in progress). Charcterising the pharmacodynamic dose response of three selenium compounds in cancer patients.

MSc (Research)

  • Gibbons, Olivia (2016). Antimicrobial peptides in jawed and jawless vertebrates.
  • Green, Kevin (in progress).
  • Broomfield, Grant (2015). Molecular characterisation of immune genes in yellowtail kingfish (Seriola lalandi).
  • Elliott, Nick (2015). Molecular characterisation of sex differentiation of yellowtail kingfish, Seriola lalandi.

MSc

  • Ahmadi, Ramtin (2014). Characterising eating behaviour genes in zebrafish (Danio rerio).

Recent Publications

  • 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 Open Access version: hdl:10289/10841

  • 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.

  • 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 http://www.wageningenur.nl/

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

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Contact Details

Email: sbird@waikato.ac.nz
Room: C.2.01C
Phone: +64 7 838 4723