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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., Jacobson, G. M., Goodman, H. J. B., Bird, S., & Jameson, M. B. (2018). Comparative Safety and Pharmacokinetic Evaluation of Three Oral Selenium Compounds in Cancer Patients. Biological Trace Element Research. doi:10.1007/s12011-018-1501-0

  • Abós, B., Bird, S., Granja, A. G., Morel, E., More Bayona, J. A., Barreda, D. R., & Tafalla, C. (2018). Identification of the first teleost CD5 molecule: Additional evidence on phenotypical and functional similarities between fish IgM + B cells and mammalian B1 cells. Journal of Immunology, 201(2), 465-480. doi:10.4049/jimmunol.1701546

  • O'Donnell, S., Bird, S., Jacobson, G., & Driller, M. W. (2018). Sleep and stress hormone responses to training and competition in elite female athletes. European Journal of Sport Science, 18(5), 611-618. doi:10.1080/17461391.2018.1439535

  • Jacobson, G., Muncaster, S., Mensink, K., Forlenza, M., Elliot, N., Broomfield, G., . . . Bird, S. (2017). Omics and cytokine discovery in fish: Presenting the yellowtail kingfish ( Seriola lalandi ) as a case study. Developmental & Comparative Immunology. doi:10.1016/j.dci.2017.04.001

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Contact Details

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