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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

  • Bird, S. W. J. (2017). The contribution of fish health research to sustainable aquaculture. In 6th International Fisheries Symposium & Expo-2017: Innovative and Sustainable Aquaculture for Blue Revolution. Conference held at Faletti’s Hotel, Lahore, Pakistan.

  • Bird, S. W. J. (2017). Omics, gene discovery and fish health. In ICTIO Biotechnologies Workshop 4.0: Fish, Health and Innovation. Conference held at Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Santiago, Chile.

  • Bird, S. W. J. (2017). Omics, gene discovery and fish health. In Biotechnology Havana 2017: Agricultural Biotechnology in the XXI Century. Conference held in Varadero, Cuba.

  • Muncaster, S., Kraakman, K., Gibbons, O., Mensink, K., Forlenza, M., Jacobson, G., & Bird, S. (2017). Antimicrobial peptides within the Yellowtail Kingfish ( Seriola lalandi ). Developmental & Comparative Immunology. doi:10.1016/j.dci.2017.04.014

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Contact Details

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