Stuart Reynolds

Emeritus Professor
Department of Biology and Biochemistry
University of Bath
E-mail: s.e.reynolds@bath.ac.uk
Page: http://www.bath.ac.uk/bio-sci/contacts/academics/stuart_reynolds/

Fields of interest: 

Insect infection and immunity; evolution of immune systems

 

Recent publications:

SENIOR NJ, BAGNALL MC, CHAMPION OL, REYNOLDS SE, LA RAGIONE RM, WOODWARD M, SALGUERO FJ, TITBALL RW:
Galleria mellonella as an infection model for Campylobacter jejuni virulence.
Journal of Medical Microbiology, 60, (2011): 661-669.

ELEFTHERIANOS I, FFRENCH-CONSTANT RH, CLARKE DJ, DOWLING AJ, REYNOLDS SE:
Dissecting the immune response to the entomopathogen Photorhabdus.
Trends in Microbiology, 18, (2010): 552-560.

VLISIDOU I, ELEFTHERIANOS I, DORUS S, YANG G, FFRENCH-CONSTANT R, REYNOLDS SE, WATERFIELD N:
The KdpD/KdpE two-component system of Photorhabdus asymbiotica promotes bacterial survival within M. sexta hemocytes.
Journal of Invertebrate Pathology, 105, (2010): 352–362.

ELEFTHERIANOS I, FFRENCH-CONSTANT RH, CLARKE DJ, DOWLING AJ, REYNOLDS SE:
Probing the tri-trophic interaction between insects, nematodes and Photorhabdus.
Parasitology, 137, (2010): 1695-1706.

WATSON RJ, MILLICHAP P, JOYCE SA, REYNOLDS S, CLARKE DJ:
The role of iron homeostasis in pathogenicity and symbiosis in Photorhabdus luminescens TT01.
BMC Microbiology, 10, (2010): 177.

ELEFTHERIANOS I, FFRENCH-CONSTANT RH, REYNOLDS SE:
Induced nitric oxide synthase in the gut defends the insect Manduca sexta against oral infection by the bacterial pathogen Photorhabdus lumnescens.
Insect Molecular Biology, 18, (2009): 507-516.

ELEFTHERIANOS I, YADI H, XU MF, FFRENCH-CONSTANT RH, REYNOLDS SE:
Plasmatocyte spreading peptide is required for melanotic nodule formation in Manduca sexta: RNAi knockdown causes increased susceptibility to infection by Photorhabdus luminescens.
Journal of Experimental Biology, 212, (2009): 1840-1848.

WATERFIELD NR, SANCHEZ-CONTRERAS M, ELEFTHERIANOS I, DOWLING A, WILKINSON P, PARKHILL J, THOMSON N, REYNOLDS SE, BODE HB, DORUS S, FFRENCH-CONSTANT RH:
Rapid Virulence Annotation (RVA): Identification of virulence factors using a bacterial genome library and multiple invertebrate hosts.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA., 105, (2008): 15967–15972.

ELEFTHERIANOS I, GÖKCEN F, FELFÖLDI G, TRENCZEK TE, FFRENCH-CONSTANT RH, REYNOLDS SE:
The immunoglobulin family protein Hemolin mediates cellular immune responses in the insect Manduca sexta.
Cellular Microbiology, 9, (2007): 1137-1147.

ELEFTHERIANOS I, BOUNDY S, MARSHALL JW, JOYCE SA, COX RJ, SIMPSON TJ, CLARKE DJ, FFRENCH-CONSTANT RH, REYNOLDS SE:
An antibiotic produced by an insect-pathogenic bacterium suppresses host defences through phenoloxidase inhibition.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA., 104, (2007): 2419-2424.