Tony Pembroke


 
researcher

Biography

Chair of Industrial Biochemistry
Department of Chemical Sciences
Pembroke Lab Web Page

Educated at NUIG - BSc 1st Hons Biochemistry and Microbiology, (awarded Presidents Prize) PhD NUIG Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry of Microorganisms, PostDoctoral EMBO Fellow University of Leiden the Netherlands, Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry. OECD Fellow Rowett Institute Aberdeen. Visiting Fellow Cornell University. Industrial Experience Industrial Biochemist Glanbia, Genetic Engineer Unileaver -Biocon. Lecturer at NIHE and Unviersity of Limerick since 1983. Research interests, Mobile Genetic Elements particularly ICE elements of the SXT/R391 group, ATAD thermophilic digestion and associated microorganisms, Biofuels from microorganisms, triacylglycerides from Rhodococcus and Bioethanol from cyanobacteria particularly metabolic engineering from Synechocystis. Awarded Teaching Excellence Award at UL and Research Excellence Award both in the 1990's.Developed and acted as Course Director for BSc in Industrial 1989-2000, Acted as Head of Department 2000-2004 and again 2013-2018.  Head of School of Natural Sciences 2016-2017.. Mentored and graduated some 38 research students to MSc or PhD by research and thesis. Have supported 3 start up companies from former students.  Non work interests include Golf, Hill Walking, Skiing and French. Current and recent EU Projects DEMA Direct ethanol from MIcroAlgae and H2020 EraMin Biomimic                       
 

Research Interests

Microbial biofuels, Metabolic engineering of cyanobacteria for liquid biofuels. Molecular manipulation of Synechocystis PCC6803. Gene knockouts in cyanobacteria, improving carbob flux through genetic manipulation. Enhancement of gene expression in cyanobacteria. Use of cyanobacterial biomass to enhance process economics. Binding of metals to cyanobacterial EPS. Metal bioremediation via cyanobacterial biosorption.

Genomics of mobile elements particularly Integrative Conjugative Elements (ICE's) of the SXT/R391 group and Ralstonia ICE's.  Microbial stress responses and adaptive genes to damage and heat,

Autothermal waste processing (ATAD). Phylogenetics of thermal niches such as ATAD digesters of organic wastes. Safety of wastewater and transmission of antibiotic resistance determinants in wastewater. 

Biomaterials biocompatibility and novel biomaterials with antimicrobial and anti-biofilm properties. 

Lipid production from Rhodococcus opacus .

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
2020 'Removal of Vanadium from Aqueous Solution using a Red Mud modified Saw Dust Biochar'
Ghanim, B., J G. Murnane, L O’Donoghue, R. Courtney, J. T Pembroke and T F. O’Dwyer (2020) 'Removal of Vanadium from Aqueous Solution using a Red Mud modified Saw Dust Biochar'. Journal Of Water Process Engineering, 33 (2) [DOI] [Details]
2019 'Autothermal Thermophilic Aerobic Digestion (ATAD) for Heat, Gas, and Production of a Class A Biosolids with Fertilizer Potential'
Pembroke JT;Ryan MP; (2019) 'Autothermal Thermophilic Aerobic Digestion (ATAD) for Heat, Gas, and Production of a Class A Biosolids with Fertilizer Potential'. Microorganisms, 7 (8) [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2019 'Zymobacter palmae Pyruvate Decarboxylase is Less Effective Than That of Zymomonas mobilis for Ethanol Production in Metabolically Engineered Synechocystis sp. PCC6803'
Quinn, L.; Armshaw, P.; Soulimane, T.; Sheehan, C.; Ryan, M.P.; Pembroke, J.T. (2019) 'Zymobacter palmae Pyruvate Decarboxylase is Less Effective Than That of Zymomonas mobilis for Ethanol Production in Metabolically Engineered Synechocystis sp. PCC6803'. Microorganisms, 7 (11):494-500 [DOI] [Details]
2019 'A novel arsenate resistant determinant associated with the ICE pMERPH a member of the SXT/R391 group of mobile genetic elements'
Ryan, M.P., S. Slattery , J. T Pembroke (2019) 'A novel arsenate resistant determinant associated with the ICE pMERPH a member of the SXT/R391 group of mobile genetic elements'. Genes, 10 (12):1-13 [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2018 'Measurement of Ultralow Level Bioethanol Concentration for Production Using Evanescent Wave Based Optical Fiber Sensor'
Memon, SF,Ali, MM,Pembroke, JT,Chowdhry, BS,Lewis, E (2018) 'Measurement of Ultralow Level Bioethanol Concentration for Production Using Evanescent Wave Based Optical Fiber Sensor'. Ieee Transactions On Instrumentation And Measurement, 67 :780-788 [DOI] [Details]
2018 'Evaluation of the ethanol tolerance for wild and mutant Synechocystis strains by flow cytometry'
Lopes da Silva, T., A., Oliveira, A., Reis, C., Sheahan, F., Girio, J.T Pembroke, P., Armshaw, P., Passarinho, R., Galriça (2018) 'Evaluation of the ethanol tolerance for wild and mutant Synechocystis strains by flow cytometry'. Biotechnology Reports, 17 :137-147 [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2018 'Brevundimonas spp: Emerging global opportunistic pathogens'
Ryan, MP,Pembroke, JT (2018) 'Brevundimonas spp: Emerging global opportunistic pathogens'. Virulence, 9 :480-493 [DOI] [Details]
2018 'The quaternary structure of Thermus thermophilus aldehyde dehydrogenase is stabilized by an evolutionary distinct C-terminal arm extension'
Hayes, K;Noor, M;Djeghader, A;Armshaw, P;Pembroke, T;Tofail, S;Soulimane, T (2018) 'The quaternary structure of Thermus thermophilus aldehyde dehydrogenase is stabilized by an evolutionary distinct C-terminal arm extension'. Scientific Reports, 8 [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2017 'Mutagenic activities of biochars from pyrolysis'
Piterina, A.V., J. K Chipman, J. T Pembroke, Michael H.B. Hayes (2017) 'Mutagenic activities of biochars from pyrolysis'. Science Of The Total Environment, [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2017 'Ethanol Production in Cyanobacteria: Impact of Omics of the Model Organism Synechocystis on Yield Enhancement'
Pembroke, JT,Quinn, L,O'Riordan, H,Sheahan, C,Armshaw, P,Los, DA (2017) 'Ethanol Production in Cyanobacteria: Impact of Omics of the Model Organism Synechocystis on Yield Enhancement'. Cyanobacteria: Omics And Manipulation, :199-217 [DOI] [Details]
2017 'U-bend Evanescent Wave Plastic Optical Fibre Sensor for Minute Level Concentration Detection of Ethanol Corresponding to Bio-fuel Production Rate'
Memon, S.F., E Lewis, M M. Ali, J. T Pembroke, B. S. Chowdhry (2017) 'U-bend Evanescent Wave Plastic Optical Fibre Sensor for Minute Level Concentration Detection of Ethanol Corresponding to Bio-fuel Production Rate'. Ieee Sensors Journal, SAS 2017 :978-984 [DOI] [Details]
2017 'Measurement of Ultra Low Level Bio-Ethanol Concentration for Production using Evanescent-Wave based Optical Fibre'
Memon, S.F., M.M Ali, J. T Pembroke, B S. Chowdhry E Lewis (2017) 'Measurement of Ultra Low Level Bio-Ethanol Concentration for Production using Evanescent-Wave based Optical Fibre'. Ieee Transactions On Instrumentation And Measurement, PP (99):1-9 [DOI] [Details]
2017 'Analysis and comparative genomics of R997, the first SXT/R391 integrative and conjugative element (ICE) of the Indian Sub-Continent'
Ryan, M.R., P, Armshaw P , J. O’Halloran and J. T. Pembroke (2017) 'Analysis and comparative genomics of R997, the first SXT/R391 integrative and conjugative element (ICE) of the Indian Sub-Continent'. Scientific Reports, 7 (8562):1-5 [DOI] [Details]
2016 'SXT/R391 Integrative and Conjugative Elements (ICEs) Encode a Novel 'Trap-Door' Strategy for Mobile Element Escape'
Ryan, MP,Armshaw, P,Pembroke, JT (2016) 'SXT/R391 Integrative and Conjugative Elements (ICEs) Encode a Novel 'Trap-Door' Strategy for Mobile Element Escape'. Frontiers In Microbiology, :829-834 [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2016 'Kinetic and optimisation studies on ultrasonic intensified photoautotrophic ethanol production from Synechocystis sp'
Naveena, B,Armshaw, P,Pembroke, JT,Gopinath, KP (2016) 'Kinetic and optimisation studies on ultrasonic intensified photoautotrophic ethanol production from Synechocystis sp'. Renewable Energy, 95 :522-530 [DOI] [Details]
2015 'Ultrasonic intensification as a tool for enhanced microbial biofuel yields'
Naveena,B., P Armshaw, and JT Pembroke (2015) 'Ultrasonic intensification as a tool for enhanced microbial biofuel yields'. Biotechnology for Biofuels, BBIO-D-15-00161R2 [Details]
2015 'Cation Diffusion Facilitator family: Structure and function'
Kolaj-Robin, O,Russell, D,Hayes, KA,Pembroke, JT,Soulimane, T (2015) 'Cation Diffusion Facilitator family: Structure and function'. Febs Letters, :1283-1295 [DOI] [Details]
2015 'Examination of the cell sensitising conjugative transfer gene of ICE R391, orf43 suggests a secondary role in ICE transfer enhancement to recipient cells'
Armshaw, P. and J.T.Pembroke (2015) 'Examination of the cell sensitising conjugative transfer gene of ICE R391, orf43 suggests a secondary role in ICE transfer enhancement to recipient cells'. Fems Microbiology Letters, 362 (4):1-7 [Details]
2015 'The Potential of the Photoautotroph Synechocystis for Metal Bioremediation'
Pembroke, JT,Naveena, B,Armshaw, P,Shiomi, N (2015) 'The Potential of the Photoautotroph Synechocystis for Metal Bioremediation'. Advances In Bioremediation Of Wastewater And Polluted Soil, :51-72 [DOI] [Details]
2015 'Utilising the native plasmid, pCA2.4, from the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp strain PCC6803 as a cloning site for enhanced product production'
Armshaw, P,Carey, D,Sheahan, C,Pembroke, JT (2015) 'Utilising the native plasmid, pCA2.4, from the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp strain PCC6803 as a cloning site for enhanced product production'. Biotechnology for Biofuels, 8 [DOI] [Details]
2015 'The State of Autotrophic Ethanol Production in Cyanobacteria'
Dexter, J., Armshaw, P., Sheahan, C and J. T. Pembroke (2015) 'The State of Autotrophic Ethanol Production in Cyanobacteria'. Journal Of Applied Microbiology, [Details]
2013 'Generation and analysis of an ICE R391 deletion library identifies genes involved in the element encoded UV-inducible cell-sensitising function'
Armshaw P and J T Pembroke (2013) 'Generation and analysis of an ICE R391 deletion library identifies genes involved in the element encoded UV-inducible cell-sensitising function'. Fems Microbiology Letters, 342 :45-53 [DOI] [Details]
2013 'Control of expression of the ICE R391 encoded UV-inducible cell-sensitising function'
Armshaw, P,Pembroke, JT (2013) 'Control of expression of the ICE R391 encoded UV-inducible cell-sensitising function'. BMC microbiology, 13 [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2013 'Use of PCR-DGGE based molecular methods to analyse microbial community diversity and stability during the thermophilic stages of an ATAD wastewater sludge treatment process as an aid to performance monitoring'
Piterina AV and J T Pembroke (2013) 'Use of PCR-DGGE based molecular methods to analyse microbial community diversity and stability during the thermophilic stages of an ATAD wastewater sludge treatment process as an aid to performance monitoring'. Bmc Biotechnology, 2013 :1-13 [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2012 'Novel technological solutions for current challenges in biotechnological, environmental, diagnostic device and sensors industries sectors: Effective delivery of temperature-sensitive biologically active materials (enzymes, cells biotherapeutics, phages) and polymers on metal surfaces and substrates'
Piterina, AV. Pembroke J T McGloughlin T, Kennedy B and Haverty D (2012) 'Novel technological solutions for current challenges in biotechnological, environmental, diagnostic device and sensors industries sectors: Effective delivery of temperature-sensitive biologically active materials (enzymes, cells biotherapeutics, phages) and polymers on metal surfaces and substrates'. Environmental Engineering and management Journal, 11 (3 Suppliment) [Details]
2012 'Mutagenic activity of biochars obtained from pyrolysis biorefinery processes in Salmonella typhimurium TA100 and TA98 tester strains with and without metabolic S9 mix activation'
Piterina, AV., Chipman, K. Leahy, J.J., Pembroke, J.T., and M.H.Hayes (2012) 'Mutagenic activity of biochars obtained from pyrolysis biorefinery processes in Salmonella typhimurium TA100 and TA98 tester strains with and without metabolic S9 mix activation'. Environmental Engineering and management Journal, 11 (3 Suppliment) [Details]
2012 'Exploring challenges and opportunities in the characterisation of microorganisms from environmental niches within extreme wastewater processes'
Piterina, AV., and J.T. Pembroke (2012) 'Exploring challenges and opportunities in the characterisation of microorganisms from environmental niches within extreme wastewater processes'. Environmental Engineering and management Journal, 11 (3):141-150 [Details]
2012 'Phylogenetic analysis of the bacterial community in a full scale autothermal thermophilic aerobic digester (ATAD) treating mixed domestic wastewater sludge for land spread'
Piterina, AV,Bartlett, J,Pembroke, JT (2012) 'Phylogenetic analysis of the bacterial community in a full scale autothermal thermophilic aerobic digester (ATAD) treating mixed domestic wastewater sludge for land spread'. Water Research, 46 :2488-2504 [DOI] [Details]
2011 'Genotypic and phenotypic diversity of Ralstonia pickettii and Ralstonia insidiosa isolates from clinical and environmental sources including High-purity Water. Diversity in Ralstonia pickettii'
Ryan, MP; Pembroke, JT; Adley, CC (2011) 'Genotypic and phenotypic diversity of Ralstonia pickettii and Ralstonia insidiosa isolates from clinical and environmental sources including High-purity Water. Diversity in Ralstonia pickettii'. Bmc Microbiology, 11 [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2011 'Ralstonia'
Ryan, MP,Pembroke, JT,Adley, CC,Liu, D (2011) 'Ralstonia'. Molecular Detection Of Human Bacterial Pathogens, :769-778 [Details]
2011 'Morphological characterisation of ATAD thermophilic sludge; sludge ecology and settleability'
Piterina, AV; Bartlett, J; Pembroke, JT (2011) 'Morphological characterisation of ATAD thermophilic sludge; sludge ecology and settleability'. WATER RESEARCH, 45 (11):3427-3438 [DOI] [Details]
2011 'Differentiating the growing nosocomial infectious threats Ralstonia pickettii and Ralstonia insidiosa'
Ryan M.P., Pembroke J.T., Adley C.C. (2011) 'Differentiating the growing nosocomial infectious threats Ralstonia pickettii and Ralstonia insidiosa'. European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, 30 (10):1245-1247 [DOI] [Details]
2010 'Evaluation of the Removal of Indicator Bacteria from Domestic Sludge Processed by Autothermal Thermophilic Aerobic Digestion (ATAD)'
Piterina, AV; Bartlett, J; Pembroke, TJ (2010) 'Evaluation of the Removal of Indicator Bacteria from Domestic Sludge Processed by Autothermal Thermophilic Aerobic Digestion (ATAD)'. International Journal Of Environmental Research And Public Health, 7 (9):3422-3441 [DOI] [Details]
2010 'BIOMATERIALS IN DENTISTRY AND MEDICINE'
Crowley, C,Pembroke, T,Birkinshaw, C,Bourg, H,Lisle, A (2010) 'BIOMATERIALS IN DENTISTRY AND MEDICINE'. Biomaterials Developments And Applications, :231-289 [Details]
2010 'Molecular Analysis of Bacterial Community DNA in Sludge Undergoing Autothermal Thermophilic Aerobic Digestion (ATAD): Pitfalls and Improved Methodology to Enhance Diversity Recovery'
Piterina, AV. J.Barlett and J.T. Pembroke (2010) 'Molecular Analysis of Bacterial Community DNA in Sludge Undergoing Autothermal Thermophilic Aerobic Digestion (ATAD): Pitfalls and Improved Methodology to Enhance Diversity Recovery'. Diversity, 2 (4):505-525 [DOI] [Details]
2009 '13C-NMR assessment of the pattern of organic matter transformation during domestic wastewater treatment by autothermal aerobic digestion (ATAD)'
Pembroke, JT; Piterina, AV; Barlett, J (2009) '13C-NMR assessment of the pattern of organic matter transformation during domestic wastewater treatment by autothermal aerobic digestion (ATAD)'. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH AND PUBLIC HEALTH, 6 (8):2288-2306 [Details]
2009 '(13)C-NMR Assessment of the Pattern of Organic Matter Transformation during Domestic Wastewater Treatment by Autothermal Aerobic Digestion (ATAD)'
Piterina, AV; Barlett, J; Pembroke, JT (2009) '(13)C-NMR Assessment of the Pattern of Organic Matter Transformation during Domestic Wastewater Treatment by Autothermal Aerobic Digestion (ATAD)'. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH AND PUBLIC HEALTH, 6 (8):2288-2306 [DOI] [Details]
2009 'Novel Tn4371-ICE like element in Ralstonia pickettii and Genome mining for comparative elements'
Ryan, MP; Pembroke, JT; Adley, CC (2009) 'Novel Tn4371-ICE like element in Ralstonia pickettii and Genome mining for comparative elements'. BMC MICROBIOLOGY, 9 [DOI] [ULIR Link] [Details]
2009 'Smelly Pinch'
Zhelev, T , Vaklieva-Banchevab, N .,Rojas-Hernandesa, and J. T. Pembroke (2009) 'Smelly Pinch'. Computer Aided Chemical Engineering, 27 :933-938 [DOI] [Details]
2008 'Revised nomenclature for transposable genetic elements'
Pembroke, JT; Roberts, AP; Chandler, M; Courvalin , P; Guedon, P; Mullany, G; Osborn, M; Rood, JI; Smith, J; Tsuda, M; Berg, DE (2008) 'Revised nomenclature for transposable genetic elements'. PLASMID, 60 (2):167-173 [ULIR Link] [Details]
2008 'Introducing principles of validation into biochemistry and biotechnology courses - Practical concepts and a framework for active learning'
Pembroke, JT (2008) 'Introducing principles of validation into biochemistry and biotechnology courses - Practical concepts and a framework for active learning'. BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY EDUCATION, 36 (1):70-75 [DOI] [Details]
2007 'The orf4 gene of the enterobacterial ICE, R391, encodes a novel UV-inducible recombination directionality factor, Jef, involved in excision and transfer of the ICE'
O'Halloran, JA; McGrath, BM; Pembroke, JT (2007) 'The orf4 gene of the enterobacterial ICE, R391, encodes a novel UV-inducible recombination directionality factor, Jef, involved in excision and transfer of the ICE'. FEMS MICROBIOLOGY LETTERS, 272 (1):99-105 [DOI] [Details]
2007 'Ralstonia pickettii in environmental biotechnology: Potential and Applications'
Ryan, MP; Pembroke, JT; Adley, CA (2007) 'Ralstonia pickettii in environmental biotechnology: Potential and Applications'. J. APPL. MICRO, 103 (4):753-764 [Details]
2006 'Molecular probes to detect IncJ elements: a family of integrating, antibiotic resistance mobile genetic elements'
McGrath BM; O'Halloran, JA; Piterina, A; Pembroke, JT (2006) 'Molecular probes to detect IncJ elements: a family of integrating, antibiotic resistance mobile genetic elements'. JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGICAL METHODS, 65 (1):32-42 [Details]
2006 'Ralstonia picketti: a growing nonsocomial infectious treat'
Ryan, MP; Pembroke, JT; Adley, CC (2006) 'Ralstonia picketti: a growing nonsocomial infectious treat'. NAT. INST. OF HEALTH SCIENCES RESEARCH BULLETIN, 3 (3):63-64 [Details]
2006 'Ralstonia pickettii: a persistant gram-negative nonsocomial infectious organism'
Ryan, MP; Pembroke, JT; Adley, CC (2006) 'Ralstonia pickettii: a persistant gram-negative nonsocomial infectious organism'. Journal Of Hospital Infection, 62 (3):278-284 [Details]
2006 'Molecular analysis of the inducible antibiotic resistance genotype associated with the bacterial integrating chromosomal element R391 homolog's of which are now found in all new epidemic Vibrio cholera strains'
Pembroke, JT; Ohalloran, JA; Piterina, AV (2006) 'Molecular analysis of the inducible antibiotic resistance genotype associated with the bacterial integrating chromosomal element R391 homolog's of which are now found in all new epidemic Vibrio cholera strains'. NAT. INST. OF HEALTH SCIENCES RESEARCH BULLETIN, 3 (3):61-62 [Details]
2006 'Molecular tools to detect the IncJ elements: A family of integrating, antibiotic resistant mobile genetic elements'
McGrath, BM; O'Halloran, JA; Piterina, AV; Pembroke, JT (2006) 'Molecular tools to detect the IncJ elements: A family of integrating, antibiotic resistant mobile genetic elements'. JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGICAL METHODS, 66 (1):32-42 [DOI] [Details]
2006 'A novel ICE in the genome of Shewanella putrefaciens W3-18-1: comparison with the SXT/R391 ICE-like elements'
Pembroke, JT; Piterina, AV (2006) 'A novel ICE in the genome of Shewanella putrefaciens W3-18-1: comparison with the SXT/R391 ICE-like elements'. FEMS MICROBIOLOGY LETTERS, 264 (1):80-88 [DOI] [Details]
2006 'The characterisation of a novel, covalently modified, amphiphilic alginate derivative, which retains gelling and non-toxic properties'
Broderick, E; Lyons, H; Pembroke, T; Byrne, H; Murray, B; Hall, M (2006) 'The characterisation of a novel, covalently modified, amphiphilic alginate derivative, which retains gelling and non-toxic properties'. JOURNAL OF COLLOID AND INTERFACE SCIENCE, 298 (1):154-161 [DOI] [Details]
2006 'Calcium and zinc ion release from polyalkenoate cements formed from zinc oxide/apatite mixtures'
Towler, MR; Kenny, S; Boyd, D; Pembroke, T; Buggy, M; Guida, A; Hill, RG (2006) 'Calcium and zinc ion release from polyalkenoate cements formed from zinc oxide/apatite mixtures'. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE-MATERIALS IN MEDICINE, 17 (9):835-839 [DOI] [Details]
2006 'The yeast Yarrowia lipolytica as a model for obesity'
Pembroke, JT (2006) 'The yeast Yarrowia lipolytica as a model for obesity'. NAT. INST. OF HEALTH SCIENCES RESEARCH BULLETIN, 3 (4):11-14 [Details]
2005 'Ralstonia pickettii a persistent gram negative nosocomial infectious agent'
Ryan, MP; Pembroke, JT; Adley, CC (2005) 'Ralstonia pickettii a persistent gram negative nosocomial infectious agent'. JOURNAL OF HOSPITAL INFECTION, 62 (3):278-284 [Details]
2005 'Environmental control of antibiotic resistance spread: transfer of R391 an integrating bacterial mobile, drug resistant genetic element is inducible'
Pembroke, JT; McGrath, BM; Ohalloran, JA (2005) 'Environmental control of antibiotic resistance spread: transfer of R391 an integrating bacterial mobile, drug resistant genetic element is inducible'. NAT. INST. OF HEALTH SCIENCES RESEARCH BULLETIN, 3 (2):37-39 [Details]
2005 'The effect of choice of sterilisation method on the biocompatibility and biodegradability of SIS (small intestinal submucosa)'
Grimes, M; Pembroke, JT; McGloughlin, T (2005) 'The effect of choice of sterilisation method on the biocompatibility and biodegradability of SIS (small intestinal submucosa)'. BIO-MEDICAL MATERIALS AND ENGINEERING, 15 (1-2):65-71 [Details]
2005 'Pre-exposure to UV irradiation increases the transfer frequency of the IncJ conjugative transposon-like elements R391, R392, R705, R706 R997 and pMERPH and is recA(+) dependent'
McGrath, BM; O'Halloran, JA; Pembroke, JT (2005) 'Pre-exposure to UV irradiation increases the transfer frequency of the IncJ conjugative transposon-like elements R391, R392, R705, R706 R997 and pMERPH and is recA(+) dependent'. FEMS MICROBIOLOGY LETTERS, 243 (2):461-465 [DOI] [Details]
2005 'Pulsed field gel electrophoresis to rapidly detect the presence of IncJ conjugative transposon-like elements'
Pembroke, JT; McGrath, BM (2005) 'Pulsed field gel electrophoresis to rapidly detect the presence of IncJ conjugative transposon-like elements'. LETTERS IN APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY, 41 (3):258-261 [DOI] [Details]
2004 'Detailed analysis of the insertion site of the mobile elements R997, pMERPH, R392, R705 and R391 in E-coli K12'
McGrath, BM; Pembroke, JT (2004) 'Detailed analysis of the insertion site of the mobile elements R997, pMERPH, R392, R705 and R391 in E-coli K12'. FEMS MICROBIOLOGY LETTERS, 237 (1):19-26 [DOI] [Details]
2004 'Zinc Ion Release from Novel Hard Tissue Biomaterials'
Towler, MR; Kenny, S; Boyd, D; Pembroke, T; Buggy, M; Hill, RG (2004) 'Zinc Ion Release from Novel Hard Tissue Biomaterials'. BIOMEDICAL MATERIALS AND ENGINEERING, 14 (4):565-572 [Details]
2003 'Nucleotide sequence analysis and molecular comparison of the novel IncJ conjugative transposon-like CTnR391 and the SXT element: Mobile DNA repair cassettes'
Pembroke, JT; O'Halloran, J; Boeltner, D; Osborn, AM; Strike, P; MacMahon, C; McGrath, B (2003) 'Nucleotide sequence analysis and molecular comparison of the novel IncJ conjugative transposon-like CTnR391 and the SXT element: Mobile DNA repair cassettes'. FEMS MICROBIOLOGY LETTERS, 222 (3):175-177 [Details]
2002 'The complete nucleotide sequence and environmental distribution of the cryptic, conjugative, broad-host-range plasmid pIPO2 isolated from bacteria of the wheat rhizosphere'
Tauch, A; Schneiker, S; Selbitschka, W; Puhler, A; van Overbeek, LS; Smalla, K; Thomas, CM; Bailey, MJ; Forney, LJ; Weightman, A; Ceglowski, P; Pembroke, T; Tietze, E; Schroder, G; Lanka, E; van Elsas, JD (2002) 'The complete nucleotide sequence and environmental distribution of the cryptic, conjugative, broad-host-range plasmid pIPO2 isolated from bacteria of the wheat rhizosphere'. MICROBIOLOGY-SGM, 148 :1637-1653 [Details]
2002 '(Conjugative) genomic islands as the fifth columnists of bacterial adaptation: Evolutionary lessons from the sequence analysis of R391'
Osborn, AM; MacMahon, C; Pembroke, JT; Strike, P; Boltner, D (2002) '(Conjugative) genomic islands as the fifth columnists of bacterial adaptation: Evolutionary lessons from the sequence analysis of R391'. PLASMID, 48 (3):270-271 [Details]
2002 'The role of conjugative transposons in the Enterobacteriaceae'
Pembroke, JT; McGrath, B; MacMahon, C (2002) 'The role of conjugative transposons in the Enterobacteriaceae'. CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR LIFE SCIENCES, 59 (12):2055-2064 [Details]
2002 'An investigation of surfactant and enzyme formulations for the alleviation of insect contamination on Hybrid Laminar Flow Control (HLFC) surfaces'
O'Donoghue, D; Young, TM; Pembroke, JT; O'Dwyer, TF (2002) 'An investigation of surfactant and enzyme formulations for the alleviation of insect contamination on Hybrid Laminar Flow Control (HLFC) surfaces'. AEROSPACE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 6 (1):19-29 [DOI] [Details]
2002 'Response of osteoblast-like cells to hydroxyapatite-zinc oxide-poly(acrylic acid) cements'
Kenny, S; Buggy, M; Pembroke, JT; Hill, R; Hatton, PV (2002) 'Response of osteoblast-like cells to hydroxyapatite-zinc oxide-poly(acrylic acid) cements'. BIOCERAMICS, 14 (*):347-351 [Details]
2002 'In vitro response of osteoblast-like cells to hydroxyapatite-zinc oxide polyacrylic acid cements'
Kenny, S; Buggy, M; Pembroke, JT; Hill, R; Hatton, PV (2002) 'In vitro response of osteoblast-like cells to hydroxyapatite-zinc oxide polyacrylic acid cements'. KEY ENGINEERING MATERIALS, 218-220 (*):347-352 [Details]
2002 'R391: a conjugative integrating mosaic comprised of phage, plasmid, and transposon elements'
Boltner, D; MacMahon, C; Pembroke, JT; Strike, P; Osborn, AM (2002) 'R391: a conjugative integrating mosaic comprised of phage, plasmid, and transposon elements'. JOURNAL OF BACTERIOLOGY, 184 (18):5158-5169 [DOI] [Details]
2002 'In vitro response of osteoblast-like cells to hydroxyapatite-zinc oxide-poly(acrylic acid) cements'
Kenny, S; Buggy, M; Pembroke, T; Hill, R; Hatton, PV (2002) 'In vitro response of osteoblast-like cells to hydroxyapatite-zinc oxide-poly(acrylic acid) cements'. BIOCERAMICS 14, 218-2 :347-351 [Details]
2002 'Isolation of a novel Thermus thermophilus metal efflux protein that improves Escherichia coli growth under stress conditions'
Spada, S; Pembroke, JT; Wall, JG (2002) 'Isolation of a novel Thermus thermophilus metal efflux protein that improves Escherichia coli growth under stress conditions'. EXTREMOPHILES, 6 (4):301-308 [DOI] [Details]
2001 'Cloning and characterisation of the int homologue of the thermophile Thermus thermophilus'
Gibert, Y; Spada, S; Wall, JG; Pembroke, JT (2001) 'Cloning and characterisation of the int homologue of the thermophile Thermus thermophilus'. DNA SEQUENCE, 12 (3):179-185 [DOI] [Details]
2001 'Novel Approaches to Combat Insect Contamination on Hybrid Laminar Flow Control Wings'
O'Donoghue, D; Young, T; O'Dwyer, TF; Pembroke, JT (2001) 'Novel Approaches to Combat Insect Contamination on Hybrid Laminar Flow Control Wings'. Notes on Numerical Fluid Mechanics - Aerodynamic Drag Reduction Technologies, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 76 (*):357-365 [Details]
2001 'Isolation and characterisation of the ylmE homologue of Thermus thermophilus'
Spada, S; Gibert, Y; Pembroke, JT; Wall, JG (2001) 'Isolation and characterisation of the ylmE homologue of Thermus thermophilus'. DNA SEQUENCE, 11 (6):507-514 [DOI] [Details]
2001 'Location of the integration site and its use in Isolation and analysis of a circular form of the conjugative transposon-like IncJ element, R391'
Pembroke, JT; McMahon, C; McGrath, B (2001) 'Location of the integration site and its use in Isolation and analysis of a circular form of the conjugative transposon-like IncJ element, R391'. PLASMID, 45 (2):135-170 [Details]
2000 'Isolation and analysis of a circular form of the IncJ conjugative transposon-like elements, R391 and R997: implications for IncJ incompatibility'
Pembroke, JT; Murphy, DB (2000) 'Isolation and analysis of a circular form of the IncJ conjugative transposon-like elements, R391 and R997: implications for IncJ incompatibility'. FEMS MICROBIOLOGY LETTERS, 187 (2):133-138 [DOI] [Details]
2000 'Bio-molecular modelling utilising RasMol and PDB resources: a tutorial with HEW lysozyme'
Pembroke, JT (2000) 'Bio-molecular modelling utilising RasMol and PDB resources: a tutorial with HEW lysozyme'. BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY EDUCATION, 28 (6):297-300 [DOI] [Details]
1999 'Monitoring of chromosomal insertions of the IncJ elements R391 and R997 in Escherichia coli K-12'
Murphy, DB; Pembroke, JT (1999) 'Monitoring of chromosomal insertions of the IncJ elements R391 and R997 in Escherichia coli K-12'. FEMS MICROBIOLOGY LETTERS, 174 (2):355-361 [DOI] [Details]
1999 'The Influence of Sodium Oxide Content on Bioactive Glass Properties'
Wallace, KE; Hill, RG; Pembroke, JT; Brown, CJ; Hatton, PV (1999) 'The Influence of Sodium Oxide Content on Bioactive Glass Properties'. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE : MATERIALS IN MEDICINE, 10 (*):697-701 [Details]
1999 'Biocompatibility assessment of cross-linked hyaluronic acid for soft tissue engineering'
Crowley, C; Hill, R; Pembroke, JT (1999) 'Biocompatibility assessment of cross-linked hyaluronic acid for soft tissue engineering'. IRISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCE, 168 (4):8-9 [Details]
1999 'Influence of sodium oxide content on bioactive glass properties'
Wallace, KE; Hill, RG; Pembroke, JT; Brown, CJ; Hatton, PV (1999) 'Influence of sodium oxide content on bioactive glass properties'. JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE-MATERIALS IN MEDICINE, 10 (12):697-701 [DOI] [Details]
1999 'Sodium Oxide Content and the Properties of Bioactive Glass'
Wallace, KE; Pembroke, JT; Hill, RG; Brown, CJ; Hatton, PV (1999) 'Sodium Oxide Content and the Properties of Bioactive Glass'. IRISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCE, 6 (8):311-313 [Details]
1998 'Molecular adaptations in thermophilic eubacteria and hyperthermophilic Archaea for growth at elevated temperatures and their potential for biotechnology'
Pembroke, JT; Wall, JG (1998) 'Molecular adaptations in thermophilic eubacteria and hyperthermophilic Archaea for growth at elevated temperatures and their potential for biotechnology'. BIOLOGI ITALIANI, 3 (*):34-39 [Details]
1998 'Function and biotechnology of cellulose binding domains in bacterial and fungal cellulose and xylan hydrolysing enzymes'
Pembroke, JT (1998) 'Function and biotechnology of cellulose binding domains in bacterial and fungal cellulose and xylan hydrolysing enzymes'. RECENT RESEARCH DEVELOPMENTS IN BIOTECHNOLOGY AND BIOEN, 1 (2):177-190 [Details]
1997 'Life in the hot stuff: Thermophilic microorganisms'
Pembroke J.T., Walsh G., Adley C., O'Sullivan C. (1997) 'Life in the hot stuff: Thermophilic microorganisms'. Biologist, 44 (3):353-355 [Details]
1997 'Unusual properties of the incJ group elements'
Pembroke, JT; Murphy, DB (1997) 'Unusual properties of the incJ group elements'. MICROBIOLOGY, 5 (*):42-43 [Details]
1997 'Anomalous incompatibility properties of group J elements'
Pembroke, JT; Murphy, DB (1997) 'Anomalous incompatibility properties of group J elements'. MICROBIOLOGY, 5 (*):27-28 [Details]
1996 'Enzymes, the workhorses of biotechnology'
Walsh, G; Adley, CC; Pembroke, T (1996) 'Enzymes, the workhorses of biotechnology'. BIOLOGIST, 43 (*):207-210 [Details]
1995 'PURIFICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF A CELLULOSE-BINDING ENDOXYLANASE FROM CELLULOMONAS-FLAVIGENA'
PEMBROKE, JT; MCMAHON, M; SWEENEY, B (1995) 'PURIFICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF A CELLULOSE-BINDING ENDOXYLANASE FROM CELLULOMONAS-FLAVIGENA'. BIOTECHNOLOGY LETTERS, 17 (3):331-334 [DOI] [Details]
1995 'Purification and characterisation of a cellulose binding endoxylanase from Cellulomonas flavigena'
Pembroke, JT; McMahon, M; Sweeney, B (1995) 'Purification and characterisation of a cellulose binding endoxylanase from Cellulomonas flavigena'. BIOTECHNOLOGY LETTERS, 17 (*):331-334 [Details]
1995 'Transfer of the IncJ plasmid R391 to recombination deficient escherichia coli K12: Evidence that R391 behaves as a conjugal transposon'
Murphy D.B., Pembroke J.T. (1995) 'Transfer of the IncJ plasmid R391 to recombination deficient escherichia coli K12: Evidence that R391 behaves as a conjugal transposon'. FEMS Microbiology Letters, 134 (40604):153-158 [DOI] [Details]
1994 'ISOLATION OF A NOVEL AGROBACTERIUM SPP CAPABLE OF DEGRADING A RANGE OF NITRILE COMPOUNDS'
OGRADY, D; PEMBROKE, JT (1994) 'ISOLATION OF A NOVEL AGROBACTERIUM SPP CAPABLE OF DEGRADING A RANGE OF NITRILE COMPOUNDS'. BIOTECHNOLOGY LETTERS, 16 (1):47-50 [DOI] [Details]
1993 'Prognostic significance of p53 and ki-ras mutations in colorectal carcinoma'
Morrin, M; Khan, F; Barrett, N; Williams, N; Delaney, P; Pembroke, JT (1993) 'Prognostic significance of p53 and ki-ras mutations in colorectal carcinoma'. PROCEEDINGS IRISH SOCIETY OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, 3 (*):93-95 [Details]
1993 'A robust procedure for the measurement of total serum bilirubin using potassium ferriccyanide'
O'Leahy, N; Duggan, PF; Pembroke, JT (1993) 'A robust procedure for the measurement of total serum bilirubin using potassium ferriccyanide'. ANNALS OF CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, 30 (*):175-179 [Details]
1993 'Protein Engineering: a new frontier in biochemistry'
Pembroke, JT (1993) 'Protein Engineering: a new frontier in biochemistry'. ELEMENTS, 1 (*):27-28 [Details]
1993 'Molecular cloning and expression of the Cellulomonas flavigena cell-associated amylase gene in E.coli and Cellulomonas flavigena'
Alemohammad S.J., Pembroke. J.T. (1993) 'Molecular cloning and expression of the Cellulomonas flavigena cell-associated amylase gene in E.coli and Cellulomonas flavigena'. Biotechnology Letters, 15 (3):219-222 [Details]
1993 'MOLECULAR-CLONING AND EXPRESSION OF THE CELLULOMONAS-FLAVIGENA CELL-ASSOCIATED AMYLASE GENE IN ESCHERICHIA-COLI AND CELLULOMONAS-FLAVIGENA'
ALEMOHAMMAD, SJ; PEMBROKE, JT (1993) 'MOLECULAR-CLONING AND EXPRESSION OF THE CELLULOMONAS-FLAVIGENA CELL-ASSOCIATED AMYLASE GENE IN ESCHERICHIA-COLI AND CELLULOMONAS-FLAVIGENA'. BIOTECHNOLOGY LETTERS, 15 (3):219-222 [DOI] [Details]
1992 'Improving the performance of the ISE system on the Hitachi 704'
O'Leahy, N; Duggan, PF; Pembroke, JT (1992) 'Improving the performance of the ISE system on the Hitachi 704'. ANNALS OF CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, 29 (*):345-346 [Details]
1992 'Measuring Albumen and Calcium in a dual test with the Hitachi 704'
O'Leahy, N; Duggan, PF; Pembroke, JT (1992) 'Measuring Albumen and Calcium in a dual test with the Hitachi 704'. CLINICAL CHEMISTRY, 38 (7):1342-1345 [Details]
1992 'A robust procedure for the measurement of serum magnesium on the Hitachi 704 using calmagite'
O'Leahy, N; Duggan, PF; Pembroke, JT (1992) 'A robust procedure for the measurement of serum magnesium on the Hitachi 704 using calmagite'. JOURNAL OF BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE, 2 (4):155-159 [Details]
1992 'Single stable reagent (ArsenazoIII) for optically robust measurement of calcium in serum and plasma'
O'Leahy, N; Duggan, PF; Pembroke, JT (1992) 'Single stable reagent (ArsenazoIII) for optically robust measurement of calcium in serum and plasma'. CLINICAL CHEMISTRY, 38 (6):904-908 [Details]
1992 'Improving accuracy of glucose oxidase procedure for glucose determinations on discrete analysers'
O'Leahy, N; Duggan, PF; Pembroke, JT (1992) 'Improving accuracy of glucose oxidase procedure for glucose determinations on discrete analysers'. CLINICAL CHEMISTRY, 38 (2):298-302 [Details]
1992 'Detection of p53 and Ras mutations in colorectal carcinomas using in-situ hybridisation'
Morrin, M; Khan, F; Barrett, N; Williams, N; Delaney, P; Pembroke, JT (1992) 'Detection of p53 and Ras mutations in colorectal carcinomas using in-situ hybridisation'. IRISH SURGICAL JOURNAL, 16 (*):32-34 [Details]
1992 'A SIMPLIFIED PROCEDURE FOR ELIMINATING THE NEGATIVE INTERFERENCE OF BILIRUBIN IN THE JAFFE REACTION FOR CREATININE'
OLEARY, N; PEMBROKE, A; DUGGAN, PF (1992) 'A SIMPLIFIED PROCEDURE FOR ELIMINATING THE NEGATIVE INTERFERENCE OF BILIRUBIN IN THE JAFFE REACTION FOR CREATININE'. CLINICAL CHEMISTRY, 38 (9):1749-1751 [Details]
1992 'ADAPTING THE URICASE PEROXIDASE PROCEDURE FOR PLASMA URATE TO REDUCE INTERFERENCE DUE TO HEMOLYSIS, ICTERUS OR LIPEMIA'
LEARY, NO; PEMBROKE, A; DUGGAN, PF (1992) 'ADAPTING THE URICASE PEROXIDASE PROCEDURE FOR PLASMA URATE TO REDUCE INTERFERENCE DUE TO HEMOLYSIS, ICTERUS OR LIPEMIA'. ANNALS OF CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, 29 :85-89 [Details]
1991 'Safety aspects of using ionising radiation'
Pembroke, JT (1991) 'Safety aspects of using ionising radiation'. THE SAFETY PROFESSIONAL, 1 (2):13-15 [Details]
1991 'DYNAMIC MECHANICAL ANALYSIS AS A TECHNIQUE FOR THE STUDY OF FUNGAL DEGRADATION OF WOOD'
McCarthy, CJ; Birkinshaw, C; Pembroke, JT; Hale, H (1991) 'DYNAMIC MECHANICAL ANALYSIS AS A TECHNIQUE FOR THE STUDY OF FUNGAL DEGRADATION OF WOOD'. BIOTECHNOLOGY TECHNIQUES, 5 (6):493-496 [Details]
1990 'Transformation of the coryneform bacterium Cellulomonas flavigena with plasmid DNA via Electroporation'
Pembroke, JT; Alemohommad, SJ (1990) 'Transformation of the coryneform bacterium Cellulomonas flavigena with plasmid DNA via Electroporation'. BIOTECHNOLOGY TECHNIQUES, 4 (2):147-148 [Details]
1990 'Transformation of the coryneform bacterium cellulomonas flavigena with plasmid DNA via electroporation'
Alemohammad S.J., Pembroke J.T. (1990) 'Transformation of the coryneform bacterium cellulomonas flavigena with plasmid DNA via electroporation'. Biotechnology Techniques, 4 (2):147-148 [DOI] [Details]
1989 'Extraction of the pigment fucoxanthin from the irish seaweed Fucus serratus'
Hanley, S; Bartsch, JA; Pembroke, JT (1989) 'Extraction of the pigment fucoxanthin from the irish seaweed Fucus serratus'. J. AMERICAN SOCIETY OF AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERS, 6605 (*):1-14 [Details]
1989 'Differences between alkaline phosphatase activities in serum and lyophilised controls in AMP buffer explained'
Pembroke, JT; O'Leary, N; Duggan, PF (1989) 'Differences between alkaline phosphatase activities in serum and lyophilised controls in AMP buffer explained'. CLINICAL CHEMISTRY, 35 (3):510-511 [Details]
1989 'MUTANTS OF CELLULOMONAS-FLAVIGENA WITH ALTERED CELL ASSOCIATED AMYLASE ACTIVITY'
ALEMOHAMMAD, SJ; PEMBROKE, JT (1989) 'MUTANTS OF CELLULOMONAS-FLAVIGENA WITH ALTERED CELL ASSOCIATED AMYLASE ACTIVITY'. BIOTECHNOLOGY LETTERS, 11 :75-75 [Details]
1989 'THE EFFECT OF PROTEASE ON STABILITY OF CELLULASE AND XYLANASE FROM CELLULOMONAS-FLAVIGENA'
WHELAN, HA; PEMBROKE, JT (1989) 'THE EFFECT OF PROTEASE ON STABILITY OF CELLULASE AND XYLANASE FROM CELLULOMONAS-FLAVIGENA'. BIOTECHNOLOGY LETTERS, 11 (12):891-894 [DOI] [Details]
1988 'THE AMYLASE ACTIVITY ASSOCIATED WITH CELLULOMONAS FLAVIGENA IS CELL ASSOCIATED AND INDUCIBLE'
MCCARTHY, JF; PEMBROKE, JT (1988) 'THE AMYLASE ACTIVITY ASSOCIATED WITH CELLULOMONAS FLAVIGENA IS CELL ASSOCIATED AND INDUCIBLE'. BIOTECHNOLOGY LETTERS, 10 :285-288 [Details]
1988 'The detection of carcinogens'
Pembroke, JT (1988) 'The detection of carcinogens'. CHEMISTRY IN ACTION, 5 (*) [Details]
1986 'Location and cloning of the UV sensitising function from the chromosomally associated incJ group plasmid R391'
Pembroke, JT; Stevens, E; Brandsma, JA; Van de Putte, P (1986) 'Location and cloning of the UV sensitising function from the chromosomally associated incJ group plasmid R391'. PLASMID, 16 (*):30-36 [Details]
1986 'Studies on the amylase activity of Cellulomonas flavigena'
Pembroke, JT; Alemohommad, SJ; McCarthy, JF (1986) 'Studies on the amylase activity of Cellulomonas flavigena'. MICROBE, 86 (*) [Details]
1986 'The effect of the incJ plasmid R391 on survival and mutagenesis of Salmonella typhimurium after treatment with chemical mutagens'
Masterson, AD; Pembroke, JT (1986) 'The effect of the incJ plasmid R391 on survival and mutagenesis of Salmonella typhimurium after treatment with chemical mutagens'. MICROBE, 86 (*) [Details]
1984 'Absence of extrachromosomal DNA in incJ plasmid containing strains: Evidence for chromosomal association'
Pembroke, JT (1984) 'Absence of extrachromosomal DNA in incJ plasmid containing strains: Evidence for chromosomal association'. JOURNAL OF GENERAL MICROBIOLOGY, 11 (1):55-56 [Details]
1984 'Cloning in Bacillus subtilis of an extremely thermostable *-amylase: Comparison with other heat stable *-amylases'
Piggott, RP; Ollington, JF; Ortlepp, SA; Rossiter, AJ ; Pembroke, JT (1984) 'Cloning in Bacillus subtilis of an extremely thermostable *-amylase: Comparison with other heat stable *-amylases'. BIOCHEM. BIOPHYS. RES. COMMUN, 122 (*):175-183 [Details]
1984 'Cloning and expression of Bacillus lichenformis amylase genes in Bacillus subtilis'
Piggott, RP; Ollington, JF; Ortlepp, SA; Pembroke, JT; Rossiter, AJ; McConnell, DJ (1984) 'Cloning and expression of Bacillus lichenformis amylase genes in Bacillus subtilis'. HEREDITY, 41 (*):25-27 [Details]
1984 'The effect of plasmid R391 and other incJ plasmids on the survival of Escherichia coli after UV irradiation'
Pembroke, JT; Stevens, E (1984) 'The effect of plasmid R391 and other incJ plasmids on the survival of Escherichia coli after UV irradiation'. JOURNAL OF GENERAL MICROBIOLOGY, 130 (*):1839-1844 [Details]
1981 'Studies on mutation induction by the anti-tumour drug Cis Platinum(II) diamino-dichloride in E.coli K12'
Pembroke, JT; Cunningham, DA; Stevens, E (1981) 'Studies on mutation induction by the anti-tumour drug Cis Platinum(II) diamino-dichloride in E.coli K12'. IRISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCE, 150 (11) [Details]
1981 'Cis-Platinum(II) diamino-dichloride induced mutagenesis in E.coli K12: Crowding depression of mutagenesis'
Cunningham, DA; Pembroke, JT; Stevens, E (1981) 'Cis-Platinum(II) diamino-dichloride induced mutagenesis in E.coli K12: Crowding depression of mutagenesis'. MUTATION RESEARCH, 84 (*):273-282 [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
2019 'Advances in metal recovery from wastewaters using selected biosorbent materials and constructed wetlands'
Murnane, J., B Ghanim, L, O’Donoghue, R, Courtney, T, O’Dwyer and J. T Pembroke (2019) 'Advances in metal recovery from wastewaters using selected biosorbent materials and constructed wetlands' In: Murat Eyvaz (eds). Water and Wastewater Treatment. London: InterOPen Press. [DOI] [Details]
2018 'Conservation of Mercury Resistance determinants amongst ICE-like mobile bacterial genetic elements: comparative analysis and dissection of function'
Ryan, M.P., S., Slattery and J. T. Pembroke (2018) 'Conservation of Mercury Resistance determinants amongst ICE-like mobile bacterial genetic elements: comparative analysis and dissection of function' In: E., Torres-Hergueta and A. Méndez-Vilas (eds). Understanding microbial pathogens: current knowledge and educational ideas on antimicrobial research Vol 7. Spain: Formatex Publishers, Spain. [Details]
2019 'Metabolic engineering of the model photoautotrophic cyanobacterium Synechocystis for ethanol production: optimisation strategies and challenges'
Pembroke, JT., P Armshaw and M P Ryan (2019) 'Metabolic engineering of the model photoautotrophic cyanobacterium Synechocystis for ethanol production: optimisation strategies and challenges' In: T P Basso and L C Basso (eds). Fuel Ethanol Production from Sugarcane. Croatia: InTech. [DOI] [Details]
2017 'Ethanol Production in Cyanobacteria: impact of omics of the model organism Synechocystis on yield enhancement'
Pembroke J.T., L Quinn., H O’Riordan, C. Sheahan and P. Armshaw (2017) 'Ethanol Production in Cyanobacteria: impact of omics of the model organism Synechocystis on yield enhancement' In: Cyanobacteria: Omics and Manipulation Ed Dmitri Los. London and New York: Caister Academic Press. [Details]
2017 'New and emerging SXT/R391 integrative conjugative elements as vehicles'
Michael P Ryan Patricia Armshaw and J Tony Pembroke (2017) 'New and emerging SXT/R391 integrative conjugative elements as vehicles' In: Antimicrobial Research; Novel Bioknowledge ane Educational Programmes. Spain: Formatex. [Details]
2016 'UV stress responsive genes associated with enterobacterial Integrative Conjugative Elements of the ICE SXT/R391 group'
Armshaw, P. and J.T.Pembroke (2016) 'UV stress responsive genes associated with enterobacterial Integrative Conjugative Elements of the ICE SXT/R391 group' In: Stress and Environmental Control of Gene Espression in Bacteria. NY: Wiley/Blackwell. [Details]
2015 'The use of ACT as an educational tool for examining the spread of Antibiotic Resistance'
Ryan, M.P. C. C Adley, P Armshaw and J T Pembroke (2015) 'The use of ACT as an educational tool for examining the spread of Antibiotic Resistance' In: The battle against microbial pathogens: Basic science, technological advances and educational programmes. Spain: Formatex. [Details]
2015 'The Potential of the Photoautotroph Synechocystis for Metal Bioremediation'
Pembroke, J.T., B. Naveena and P. Armshaw (2015) 'The Potential of the Photoautotroph Synechocystis for Metal Bioremediation' In: Bioremediation. Austria: InTech. [Details]
2013 'The use of MEGA as an educational tool for examining the phylogeny of Antibiotic Resistance Genes'
Ryan, MR, Adley, CC. Pembroke JT (2013) 'The use of MEGA as an educational tool for examining the phylogeny of Antibiotic Resistance Genes' In: Microbial Pathogens and Strategies for Combating Them: Science, Technology and Education. Spain: Formatex. [ULIR Link] [Details]
2013 'Integrative Conjugative Elements (ICE’s) of the SXT/R391 group as vehicles for acquisition of antibiotic resistance determinants, stable maintenance and transfer to a wide range of enterobacterial pathogens'
Armshaw P and J T Pembroke (2013) 'Integrative Conjugative Elements (ICE’s) of the SXT/R391 group as vehicles for acquisition of antibiotic resistance determinants, stable maintenance and transfer to a wide range of enterobacterial pathogens' In: Microbial pathogens and strategies for combating them: science, technology and education. Spain: Formatex. [Details]
2012 'The Tn4371 ICE family of bacterial mobile genetic elements'
Van Houdt R., Toussaint A., Ryan MP., Pembroke JT., Mergeay M., and Adley CC (2012) 'The Tn4371 ICE family of bacterial mobile genetic elements' In: Bacterial Integrated Mobile Genetic Elements. Texas: Landes Bioscience. [Details]
2011 'Ralstonia Chapter 66'
Ryan, M.P., J.T.,Pembroke and Adley CA (2011) 'Ralstonia Chapter 66' In: Molecular Detection of Human Bacterial Pathogens. New York: Taylor and Francis CRC Press. [Details]
2010 'Preparation and Analysis of Environmental DNA: optimisation of techniques for phylogenetic analysis of ATAD Sludge'
Piterina, AV. and J.T. Pembroke (2010) 'Preparation and Analysis of Environmental DNA: optimisation of techniques for phylogenetic analysis of ATAD Sludge' In: COMMUNICATING CURRENT RESEARCH AND EDUCATIONAL TOPICS AND TRENDS IN APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY. London: Wiley. [Details]
2010 'Biomaterials in Dentistry and Medicine'
Crowley C, Pembroke, J.T. Birkinshaw C (2010) 'Biomaterials in Dentistry and Medicine' In: Advances in Biology and Medicine Series. New York: Nova Press. [Details]
2006 'Microbial ecology of autothermal aerobic digestion (ATAD): diversity, dynamics and activity of bacterial communities involved in treatment of municipal wastewater'
Piterina, AV; MacCausland, C; Bartlett, J; Pembroke, JT (2006) 'Microbial ecology of autothermal aerobic digestion (ATAD): diversity, dynamics and activity of bacterial communities involved in treatment of municipal wastewater' In: Modern Multidisciplinary Applied Microbiology, Exploiting Microbes and Their Interactions. [Details]
2005 'Bacterial community composition, physico-chemical operating parameters and the efficiency of solids reduction during authothermal thermophilic aerobic digestion (ATAD) of municipal sludge'
Piterina, AV; MacCusland, C; Bartlett, J; Pembroke, JT (2005) 'Bacterial community composition, physico-chemical operating parameters and the efficiency of solids reduction during authothermal thermophilic aerobic digestion (ATAD) of municipal sludge' In: RECENT ADVANCES IN MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY; UNDERSTANDING AND EXPLOITING MICROBES AND THEIR INTERACTIONS. BIOLOGICAL, PHYSICAL, CHEMICAL AND ENGINEERING ASPECTS. [Details]
2005 'Ralstonia pickettii: Biofilm Formation in High Purity Water'
Adley, CC; Ryan, MP; Pembroke, JT; Saieb, FM (2005) 'Ralstonia pickettii: Biofilm Formation in High Purity Water' In: Biofilms: Persistence and Ubiquity. Cardiff: Biofilm Club. [Details]
2005 'Inverse PCR to localise insertion sites of integrating mobile elements: location of the insertion site of the bacterial genomic island R391'
Pembroke, JT; McGrath, BM (2005) 'Inverse PCR to localise insertion sites of integrating mobile elements: location of the insertion site of the bacterial genomic island R391' In: The PCR Encylopaedia http://www.pcr-encyclopedia.com/inverse-pcr,-genomic-island-insertion-site-determination,-r391-1833.html. [Details]
2003 'Effect of sterilisation on the biocompatibility and biodegradation of SIS (small intestinal Submucosa)'
Grimes, M; Pembroke, JT; McGloughlin, TM (2003) 'Effect of sterilisation on the biocompatibility and biodegradation of SIS (small intestinal Submucosa)' In: Proceedings of Bioengineering in Ireland 9th Annual Conference. [Details]
2001 'Novel approaches to combat insect contamination on HLFC wings'
O'Donoghue, D; O'Dwyer, TF; Young, T; Pembroke, JT (2001) 'Novel approaches to combat insect contamination on HLFC wings' In: AERODYNAMIC DRAG REDUCTION TECHNOLOGIES. Germany: Springer-Verlag. [Details]
2000 'Phenotypic traits conferred by plasmids'
Pembroke, JT; Top, E; Moenne-Loccoz, Y; Thomas, CM (2000) 'Phenotypic traits conferred by plasmids' In: The Horizontal Gene Pool: Bacterial Plasmids and Gene Spread. [Details]
1997 'The incJ drug resistance element R391: integration, incompatibility and behaviour as a conjugative transposon'
Pembroke, JT; Murphy, BD (1997) 'The incJ drug resistance element R391: integration, incompatibility and behaviour as a conjugative transposon' In: MOLECULAR BIOLOGY AND ECOLOGY OF PLASMID-MEDIATED GENE TRANSFER. [Details]
1993 'The dynamic mechanical behaviour of fungally degraded wood'
McCarthy, CJ; Pembroke, JT; Birkenshaw, C; Hale, M (1993) 'The dynamic mechanical behaviour of fungally degraded wood' In: Cellulosics. Pulp, fibre, and environmental aspects. New York: Ellis Horwood. [Details]
1992 'Reduction in xylanase activity in Cellulomonas flavigena extracts is the result of protease activity'
Pembroke, JT; Sweeney, B; Whelan, HA (1992) 'Reduction in xylanase activity in Cellulomonas flavigena extracts is the result of protease activity' In: XYLANS AND XYLANASES. [Details]
1992 'Plasmid R391 behaves like a conjugative transposon'
Pembroke, JT; Murphy, B (1992) 'Plasmid R391 behaves like a conjugative transposon' In: Promisceous Plasmids. [Details]

Other Journals

  Year Publication
2009 'PCR-mediated gene replacement as a tool for the study of phenotypic variation in bacterial strains containing R391, a representative ICE element'
Pembroke, JT; Armshaw P; O'Halloran J (2009) 'PCR-mediated gene replacement as a tool for the study of phenotypic variation in bacterial strains containing R391, a representative ICE element' SGM Symposium Proceedings of the Society for General Microbiology, 2 (1) :34-35. [Details]
2008 'Ralstonia insidiosa- a potential nosocomial infectious pathogen'
Ryan MP, Pembroke JT, Adley CC (2008) 'Ralstonia insidiosa- a potential nosocomial infectious pathogen' National Institute of Health Science Research Bulletin, 4 (4) :59-61. [Details]
2007 'BAP-like proteins associated with meticillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) are involved in biofilm formation and virulence and may provide targets for drug intervention in Staphylococcal infection'
Pembroke, JT; Adley, CC; Ryan, MP (2007) 'BAP-like proteins associated with meticillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) are involved in biofilm formation and virulence and may provide targets for drug intervention in Staphylococcal infection' National Institute of Health Science Research Bulletin, 4 (1) :22-23. [Details]
2006 'Ralstonia pickettii: A growing nosocomial infectious threat'
Ryan, MP; Pembroke, JT; Adley, CC (2006) 'Ralstonia pickettii: A growing nosocomial infectious threat' National Institute of Health Science Research Bulletin, 3 (3) :63-64. [Details]
2005 'Diversity, dynamics and activity of bacterial communities in an Autothermal Aerobic Digester (ATAD) treating domestic sludge'
Piterina, AV; Bartlett, J; Pembroke, JT (2005) 'Diversity, dynamics and activity of bacterial communities in an Autothermal Aerobic Digester (ATAD) treating domestic sludge' Environ 2005, 22 (*) . [Details]
2001 'Nucleotide Sequence analysis of the IncJ Conjugative Transposon R391'
Böltner, D; Strike, P; Pembroke, JT; MacMahon, C; Osborn, AM (2001) 'Nucleotide Sequence analysis of the IncJ Conjugative Transposon R391' Biochemical Society Transactions, . [Details]
2001 'Nucleotide sequence analysis of the R391 genome, a novel conjugative transposon in gram negative bacteria'
McMahon C; Pembroke, JT (2001) 'Nucleotide sequence analysis of the R391 genome, a novel conjugative transposon in gram negative bacteria' Society for General Microbiology Proceedings, :12-12. [Details]
2000 'A novel zinc transport protein from Thermus thermophilus'
Spada, S; Pembroke, JT; Wall, JG (2000) 'A novel zinc transport protein from Thermus thermophilus' SGM Proceedings, :7-9. [Details]
2000 'Phage display-based screening of Thermus thermophilus for stress response proteins'
Spada, S; Pembroke, JT; Wall, JG (2000) 'Phage display-based screening of Thermus thermophilus for stress response proteins' Biochemical Society Transactions, :23-25. [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
2018 Geoscience 2018
Ghanim, B., J. Murnane, L. O’Donoghue, R. Courtney, T. F. O’Dwyer and J. T. Pembroke (2018) Innovative biotechnological methods for effective mining of secondary material . In: GSI eds. Geoscience 2018 Dublin, , 06-NOV-18 - 06-NOV-18 , pp.20-21 [Details]
2018 EcoBio 2018 Biotechnology and Bioeconomy 1
Armshaw, P., MP Ryan, C Sheahan, JT Pembroke (2018) Decoupling growth from ethanol production in the metabolically engineered photoautotroph Synechocystis PCC6803 . In: Luuk Van der Wielen eds. EcoBio 2018 Biotechnology and Bioeconomy 1 Dublin, , 11-MAR-18 - 14-MAR-18 , pp.208-209 [Details]
2017 A Novel Inter-Fibre Light Coupling Sensor Probe using Plastic Optical Fibre for Ethanol Concentration Monitoring at Initial Production Rate
Memon, SF,Lewis, E,Pembroke, JT,Chowdhry, BS, (2017) 2017 25TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON OPTICAL FIBER SENSORS (OFS) A Novel Inter-Fibre Light Coupling Sensor Probe using Plastic Optical Fibre for Ethanol Concentration Monitoring at Initial Production Rate [DOI] [Details]
2011 24th European Conference on Biomaterials - Annual Conference of the European Society for Biomaterials
Crowley C.;Pembroke T.;Hampshire S. (2011) A long-term study of the setting reaction of glass ionomer cements by FTIR 24th European Conference on Biomaterials - Annual Conference of the European Society for Biomaterials [Details]
2009 Computer Aided Chemical Engineering
Zhelev T.;Vaklieva-Bancheva N.;Rojas-Hernandes J.;Pembroke T. (2009) Smelly pinch Computer Aided Chemical Engineering , pp.933-938 [DOI] [Details]
2006 CHISA 2006 - 17th International Congress of Chemical and Process Engineering
Zhelev T.;Layden N.;Pembroke T.;Bartlet J. (2006) Energy efficiency improvement of wastewater treatment processes subjected to load fluctuations CHISA 2006 - 17th International Congress of Chemical and Process Engineering [Details]
2004 Bio-Medical Materials and Engineering
Towler M.;Kenny S.;Boyd D.;Pembroke T.;Buggy M.;Hill R. (2004) Zinc ion release from novel hard tissue biomaterials Bio-Medical Materials and Engineering , pp.565-572 [Details]
2002 Key Engineering Materials
Kenny S.;Buggy M.;Pembroke T.;Hill R.;Hatton P. (2002) In vitro response of osteoblast-like cells to hydroxyapatite-zinc oxide-poly(acrylic acid) cements Key Engineering Materials , pp.347-352 [Details]
2017 IEEE Sensors Applications
1) Sanober F. Memon, Elfed Lewis, Muhammad M. Ali, J T Pembroke and Bhawani S. Chowdhry (2017) (2017) U-bend Eavanescent Wave Plastic Optical Fibre Sensor for Minute Level Concentration Detection of Ethanol Corresponding to Biofuel Production Rate IEEE Sensors Applications Glasboro New Jerset USA, , 03-MAR-17 - 05-MAR-17 , pp.251-258 [Details]
2017 RACEEE2017 2nd International Conference on Recent Advancements in Chemical, Environmental and Energy Engineering
Naveena, B., J T Pembroke and C Rajesh (2017) Ultrasonic intensified sustainable bioethanol from spent algal biomass . In: SSN eds. RACEEE2017 2nd International Conference on Recent Advancements in Chemical, Environmental and Energy Engineering Chennai, India, , 23-FEB-17 - 24-APR-17 , pp.97-104 [Details]
2017 XV Congress of Sociedade de Citometria
15) Lopes De Silva T., Passarinho PC, Galrica R, Zenoglio A, Armshaw P, Pembroke JT Sheahan C, Reis A and F Giro (2017) Evaluation of the Ethanol tolerance by flow cytometry for wild and mutated Synechocystis strains XV Congress of Sociedade de Citometria , 25-MAY-17 - 27-MAY-17 , pp.171-176 [Details]
2017 25th International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors
Sanober F Memon, Elfed Lewis, J Tony Pembroke, Bhawani S Chowdhry (2017) A novel inter-fibre light coupling sensor probe using plastic optical fibre for ethanol concentration monitoring at initial production rate . In: International Society for Optics and Photonics eds. 25th International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors Korea, , pp.103233Y--103233Y- [DOI] [Details]
2017 U-bend Evanescent Wave Plastic Optical Fibre Sensor for Minute Level Concentration Detection of Ethanol Corresponding to Biofuel Production Rate
Memon, SF,Lewis, E,Ali, MM,Pembroke, JT,Chowdhry, BS, (2017) 2017 IEEE SENSORS APPLICATIONS SYMPOSIUM (SAS) U-bend Evanescent Wave Plastic Optical Fibre Sensor for Minute Level Concentration Detection of Ethanol Corresponding to Biofuel Production Rate [Details]
2017 10th European Workshop on the Molecular Biology of Cyanobacteria
Gallego RP., P Armshaw, C Sheahan, JT Pembroke, K Hellingwerf, and A D van der Woude (2017) Engineering cyanobacteria into biosolar cell factories for green commodities . In: Biological Research Centre, Jibou, Romania eds. 10th European Workshop on the Molecular Biology of Cyanobacteria , 20-AUG-17 - 21-AUG-17 , pp.155-156 [Details]
2016 BioIberoAmerica
Oassarinho PC, Galrica R Oliveira A, Reis A, Armshaw P, Sheahan C, Pembroke JT, Lopes da Silva T and F Giro (2016) Using flow cytometry to evaluate the ethanol tolerance mechanisms in Synechocystis wild and ethanol producing mutant strains BioIberoAmerica Salamanca, Spain, , 05-JUN-16 - 08-APR-16 , pp.82-86 [Details]
2015 Society for General Microbiology Irish Division Meeting: Microbial Interfaces “Part of the Society for General Microbiology conference programme” NUI Galway, Galway Ireland 17-19th June, 2015
Kevin A. Hayes 1*, Mohamed Noor1, David Russell1, Patricia Armshaw2, J. Tony Pembroke2, Tewfik Soulimane1. (2015) Cation Diffusion Facilitator proteins: A multilateral approach to understanding heavy metal transport, toxicity and bioremediation . In: SGM eds. Society for General Microbiology Irish Division Meeting: Microbial Interfaces “Part of the Society for General Microbiology conference programme” NUI Galway, Galway Ireland 17-19th June, 2015 [Details]
2015 Society for General Microbiology Irish Division Meeting: Microbial Interfaces “Part of the Society for General Microbiology conference programme” NUI Galway, Galway Ireland 17-19th June, 2015
Dawn Carey (1), Patricia Armshaw (1), Lorraine Quinn (1), Con Sheahan (2), J. Tony Pembroke (1) (2015) Phenotypical analysis of different strains of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 for determination of the optimal strain for ethanol production Society for General Microbiology Irish Division Meeting: Microbial Interfaces “Part of the Society for General Microbiology conference programme” NUI Galway, Galway Ireland 17-19th June, 2015 [Details]
2015 1st International Solar Fuels Conference (ISF-1) in Uppsala, Sweden from April 26 - May 1, 2015
Armshaw P., Carey, D., Quinn, L., Sheahan C and J T Pembroke (2015) Optimisation of ethanol production in Synechocystis PCC 6803, the DEMA approach 1st International Solar Fuels Conference (ISF-1) in Uppsala, Sweden from April 26 - May 1, 2015 Uppsala, Sweden, [Details]
2015 Society for General Microbiology Irish Division Meeting: Microbial Interfaces “Part of the Society for General Microbiology conference programme” NUI Galway, Galway Ireland 17-19th June, 2015
Lorraine Quinn (1), Patricia Armshaw (1), Dawn Carey (1), Con Sheahan (2), J. Tony Pembroke (1), (2015) Kinetic optimisation of the pyruvate decarboxylase from Zymomonas mobilis to maximise ethanol productivity in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 . In: Society for General Microbiology eds. Society for General Microbiology Irish Division Meeting: Microbial Interfaces “Part of the Society for General Microbiology conference programme” NUI Galway, Galway Ireland 17-19th June, 2015 [Details]
2015 FP7 DEMA workshop University of Cambridge, UK
Armshaw P A and J T Pembroke (2015) Progress towards optimal ethanol production from metabolically Engineered in the model cyanobacteria Synechocystis sp. PCC6803 . In: DEMA Consortium eds. FP7 DEMA workshop University of Cambridge, UK [Details]
2015 Society for General Microbiology Irish Division Meeting: Microbial Interfaces “Part of the Society for General Microbiology conference programme” NUI Galway, Galway Ireland 17-19th June, 2015
Naveena Balakrishnan1, Patricia Armshaw1, Con Sheahan2, J. Tony Pembroke1 (2015) Ultrasonic intensification as a method of enhancing ethanol production in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 . In: SGM eds. Society for General Microbiology Irish Division Meeting: Microbial Interfaces “Part of the Society for General Microbiology conference programme” NUI Galway, Galway Ireland 17-19th June, 2015 [Details]
2014 Society for General Microbiology Irish Division meeting, August 21st & 22nd, University of Limerick
Jason Dexter1, Patricia Armshaw1, Con Sheahan2, J. Tony Pembroke1 (2014) Ethanol Production in Cyanobacteria . In: Society for General Microbiology eds. Society for General Microbiology Irish Division meeting, August 21st & 22nd, University of Limerick [Details]
2014 FP7 DEMA Framework Review Conference Amsterdam March 2014
Armshaw P and J T Pembroke (2014) Integration systems for high level expression for metabolic engineering within the model cyanobacteria Synechocystis sp PCC6803 . In: DEMA eds. FP7 DEMA Framework Review Conference Amsterdam March 2014 [Details]
2012 Plasmid 2000
Pembroke, J.T., C., McMahon and B., McGrath. (2000),Peacock, O.,Lee, A. C.,Larvin, M.,Tufarelli, C.,Lund, J. N. (2012) Location of the integration site and its use in Isolation and analysis of a circular form of the conjugative transposon-like IncJ element, R391 . In: * eds. Plasmid 2000 , 01-JAN-00 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2011 Microbial Pathogenesis: The Key To Better Therapies, Irish SGM Branch Meeting, ITT Dublin
Ryan MP, Pembroke JT, Adley CC (2011) The Architecture of Tn4371-ICE like Elements Microbial Pathogenesis: The Key To Better Therapies, Irish SGM Branch Meeting, ITT Dublin [Details]
2009 Symposium on Recombinant DNA Royal Irish Academy
J.Tony Pembroke,Villatoro, E.,Mulla, M.,Hall, R.,Larvin, M. (2009) Recent technical and research developments in recombinant DNA technology, sequencing and transgenic organisms: implications for academia, medicine and industry . In: * eds. Symposium on Recombinant DNA Royal Irish Academy , 01-SEP-85 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2009 Irish Genetics Society Transactions. Annual Meeting of Irish Geneticists
J.Tony Pembroke,Larvin, M. (2009) Plasmids and DNA Repair . In: * eds. Irish Genetics Society Transactions. Annual Meeting of Irish Geneticists , 01-JAN-81 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2009 10TH INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON PROCESS SYSTEMS ENGINEERING: PART A
Zhelev, T; Vaklieva-Bancheva, N; Rojas-Hernandes, J; Pembroke, T (2009) Smelly Pinch 10TH INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON PROCESS SYSTEMS ENGINEERING: PART A , pp.933-938 [Details]
2007 SGM Symposium on Systems Biology of Biofilms
O¿Halloran, J.A., B M. McGrath, and J. Tony Pembroke (2007) ) Detection of SXT/R391 ICE¿s associated with the Vibrio Cholerae pandemic in the Irish environment via novel ICE-specific probes . In: SGM UK eds. SGM Symposium on Systems Biology of Biofilms , 05-APR-07 - 06-APR-07 , pp.45-46 [Details]
2007 SGM Symposium on Systems Biology of Biofilms
McGrath, BM, J.A. O¿Halloran, and J. Tony Pembroke (2007) Common features of the SXT/R391 group of integrative and conjugative elements (ICEs) . In: SGM UK eds. SGM Symposium on Systems Biology of Biofilms , 05-APR-07 - 06-APR-07 , pp.47-47 [Details]
2007 SGM Symposium on Systems Biology of Biofilms
Piterina A.V. Bartlett J and J.T.Pembroke (2007) Exoenzyme activity during the processing of domestic sewage sludge by autothermal aerobic digestion (ATAD) . In: SGM UK eds. SGM Symposium on Systems Biology of Biofilms , 05-APR-07 - 05-APR-07 , pp.19-20 [Details]
2007 Biofilm: a systems microbiology analysis. Irish Branch Meeting, University of Limerick
Ryan, MP., J.T.Pembroke and CC Adley (2007) Diversity of Ralstonia pickettii . In: SGM UK eds. Biofilm: a systems microbiology analysis. Irish Branch Meeting, University of Limerick , 05-APR-07 - 06-APR-07 , pp.16-17 [Details]
2006 Mechanisms of Bacterial Adhesion and Invasion.SGM, Irish Branch Meeting, Trinity College Dublin
Ryan, MP., J.T.Pembroke and CC Adley (2006) Comparison of biochemical and PCR assays to distinguish Ralstonia pickettii and Ralstonia insidiosa . In: SGM Symposia eds. Mechanisms of Bacterial Adhesion and Invasion.SGM, Irish Branch Meeting, Trinity College Dublin , 15-APR-06 - 17-APR-06 , pp.65-66 [Details]
2006 CHISA 2006 17th International Conference on Process Integration, Modelling and Optimisation for Energy Saving and Pollution Reduction
Toshko Zhelev, Noreen Layden, J.Tony Pembroke, John Bartlett (2006) Energy efficiency improvement of wastewater treatment processes subjected to load fluctuations . In: CHISA 2006 eds. CHISA 2006 17th International Conference on Process Integration, Modelling and Optimisation for Energy Saving and Pollution Reduction , 15-JUN-06 - 20-JUN-06 , pp.22-29 [Details]
2006 BioNet2006
Broderick, E., Lyons, H., J.T., Pembroke , H., Byrnes and M.Hall (2006) The characterisation of a novel alginate based material with hydrophilic and hydrophobic properties . In: BioNet 2006 Bioconnect eds. BioNet2006 , 28-JAN-06 - 30-JAN-06 , pp.19-20 [Details]
2006 ASM Conference on Mobile Genetic Elements
J. T. Pembroke, B.M. McGrath, J.A. O¿Halloran and A.V. Piterina. (2006) Integration specificity of the IncJ group of enterobacterial, integrating, mobile genetic elements is mediated by the host encoded integrase and a unique insertion site . In: ASM Press eds. ASM Conference on Mobile Genetic Elements , 21-FEB-06 - 28-FEB-06 , pp.2056-2058 [Details]
2006 Microbiological Society Series
J.Tony Pembroke,Villatoro, E.,Bassi, C.,Larvin, M. (2006) Application of Recombinant DNA technology to Industrial enzyme production . In: * eds. Microbiological Society Series , 01-OCT-83 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2006 First Annual DOE Joint Genome Institute User Meeting; Walnut Creek, California
Adley CC, Pembroke JT, Ryan MP (2006) Industrial, Clinical and Environmental Significance of Ralstonia pickettii First Annual DOE Joint Genome Institute User Meeting; Walnut Creek, California [Details]
2006 CHISA 2006 - 17th International Congress of Chemical and Process Engineering
Zhelev T., Layden N., Pembroke T., Bartlet J. (2006) Energy efficiency improvement of wastewater treatment processes subjected to load fluctuations CHISA 2006 - 17th International Congress of Chemical and Process Engineering [Details]
2006 Site Specific Recombination Workshop
McGrath, Barry M, Anna V. Piterina, and J. Tony Pembroke (2006) Site-specific recombination of the SXT/R391 integrative and conjugative elements (ICEs) . In: Mike Chandler eds. Site Specific Recombination Workshop , 12-SEP-06 - 15-SEP-06 , pp.22-24 [Details]
2006 Proceedings of Solid Waste Disposal
Bartlett J., Leyden, N. McCausland, C., and J.T.Pembroke (2006) Process conditions and variables associated with efficient ATAD operation in treating domestic sludge . In: Waste Water Treatment Society eds. Proceedings of Solid Waste Disposal , 09-MAR-06 - 12-MAR-06 , pp.73-75 [Details]
2005 Society for General Microbiology Symposium
Michael P. Ryan J.Tony Pembroke and Catherine C. Adley (2005) Microbial contamination of high purity water . In: SGM eds. Society for General Microbiology Symposium , 13-APR-05 - 15-APR-05 , pp.*-* [Details]
2005 Environ 2005
O¿Halloran J and J.T.Pembroke (2005) Molecular probes to detect the presence of conjugative transposon-like elements related to the drug resistant determinant, R391, in the environment . In: J Bartlett eds. Environ 2005 , 29-JAN-05 - 31-JAN-05 , pp.352-354 [Details]
2005 Environ 2005
Piterina A.V. Bartlett J and J.T.Pembroke (2005) Diversity, dynamics and activity of bacterial communities in an Autothermal Aerobic Digester (ATAD) treating domestic sludge . In: J Bartlett eds. Environ 2005 , 29-JAN-05 - 31-JAN-05 , pp.301-302 [Details]
2005 BioMicro World 2005
Piterina A.V. Mccausland, K., Bartlett J and J.T.Pembro (2005) Microbial Ecology of Autothermal Aerobic Digestion (ATAD): Diversity, Dynamics and Activity of Bacterial Communities Involved in Treatment of a Municipal Wastewater . In: * eds. BioMicro World 2005 , 23-APR-05 - 28-APR-05 , pp.706-707 [Details]
2005 Environmental genomics: future microbiological perspectives. Irish Branch Meeting, University College Cork
Ryan MP, Pembroke JT, Adley CC (2005) Microbial contamination of high purity water Environmental genomics: future microbiological perspectives. Irish Branch Meeting, University College Cork [Details]
2004 Zinc ion release from novel hard tissue biomaterials
Towler, MR,Kenny, S,Boyd, D,Pembroke, T,Buggy, M,Hill, RG (2004) BIO-MEDICAL MATERIALS AND ENGINEERING Zinc ion release from novel hard tissue biomaterials , pp.565-572 [Details]
2004 SGM Symposium
Piterina A.V. Bartlett J and J.T.Pembroke (2004) Phylogenetic analysis of microbial populations via 16srDNA and DGGE analysis from domestic wastewater sludge treated by autothermal thermophilic aerobic digestion (ATAD) . In: * eds. SGM Symposium , 15-APR-04 - 16-APR-04 , pp.*-* [Details]
2004 Environ 2004
Leyden, N Bartlett J, Pembroke J.T and Moles R (2004) Optimising autothermal thermophilic aerobic digestion (ATAD) of municipal sludge by pre-treating the feed material . In: R Moles and B Regan eds. Environ 2004 , 28-JAN-04 - 30-JAN-04 , pp.*-* [Details]
2003 Biochemical Society Irish Area Section Meeting
Spada, S., Pembroke, J.T. and Wall, J.G. (2000),Rahman, S. H.,Ammori, B. J.,Holmfield, J.,Larvin, M.,McMahon, M. J. (2003) Phage display-based screening of Thermus thermophilus for stress response proteins . In: * eds. Biochemical Society Irish Area Section Meeting , 05-SEP-00 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2003 SGM Symposium. Microbial Diseases in the Immunocompromised patient
O¿ Halloran, J., C MacMahon, and J. T Pembroke (2003) (2003) Investigation of Protein-Protein Interaction in a DNA Repair Cassette on CTnR391 using a Novel Two-Hybrid System . In: * eds. SGM Symposium. Microbial Diseases in the Immunocompromised patient , 24-APR-03 - 25-APR-03 , pp.*-* [Details]
2003 ATAD Conference on Biosolids
Piterina A., J.Bartlett and J.T.Pembroke (2003) (2003) Microbial community analysis utilising 16S rRNA and DGGE . In: * eds. ATAD Conference on Biosolids , 17-JAN-03 - 18-JAN-03 , pp.*-* [Details]
2003 Second International Conference on New Biomedical Materials
Towler, MR., S. Kenny, D. Boyd, J.T. Pembroke and M. Buggy (2003) (2003) The Development of Novel Zinc-Based Biomaterials . In: * eds. Second International Conference on New Biomedical Materials , 05-APR-03 - 08-APR-03 , pp.*-* [Details]
2003 SGM Symposium. Microbial Diseases in the Immunocompromised patient
Piterina,A J Bartlett and J.T Pembroke (2003) (2003) Phylogenetic analysis of microbial populations involved in Autothermal Thermal Aerobic Digestion, ATAD . In: * eds. SGM Symposium. Microbial Diseases in the Immunocompromised patient , 24-APR-03 - 25-APR-03 , pp.*-* [Details]
2003 SGM Symposium. Microbial Diseases in the Immunocompromised patient
Toohil,E., B McGrath, J Cooney and J. T Pembroke (2003) (2003) The unique insertion site of the IncJ conjugative transposon-like elements; development of novel probes and a molecular trap . In: * eds. SGM Symposium. Microbial Diseases in the Immunocompromised patient , 24-APR-03 - 25-APR-03 , pp.*-* [Details]
2003 2nd International Conference on New Biomedical Materials: Conference Proceedings
M.R. Towler, S. Kenny, D. Boyd, J.T. Pembroke, M. Buggy & R.G. Hill. (2003) The Development of Novel Zinc-Based Biomaterials . In: * eds. 2nd International Conference on New Biomedical Materials: Conference Proceedings , 01-JAN-03 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2003 International Biomaterials Conference
Grimes M JT Pembroke and T.McGloughlin (2003) (2003) Tissue Engineered scaffolds from acellular collagen . In: * eds. International Biomaterials Conference , 01-MAY-03 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2003 European Science Foundation - Properties, Function and Characteristics of Novel Chaperones
Spada, S., J. Tony. Pembroke and J. G. Wall,Ammori, B. J.,Davides, D.,Vezakis, A.,Larvin, M.,McMahon, M. J. (2003) Screening of Thermus Thermophilus for Novel Chaperone Genes . In: * eds. European Science Foundation - Properties, Function and Characteristics of Novel Chaperones , 01-MAY-99 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2003 SGM Symposium on Genomics
Piterina,A J Bartlett and J.T Pembroke (2003) (2003) ATAD waster water microbiology- a molecular approach to characterisation . In: * eds. SGM Symposium on Genomics , 01-SEP-03 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2003 Biochemical Society Transactions
B¿ltner, D , P., Strike, J. T. Pembroke, C. MacMahon, A. M. Osborn. (2001),Rahman, S. H.,Ammori, B. J.,Larvin, M.,McMahon, M. J. (2003) Nucleotide Sequence analysis of the IncJ Conjugative Transposon R391 . In: * eds. Biochemical Society Transactions , 01-APR-01 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2002 Plasmid 2002
B¿ltner, D., C. MacMahon, A. M. Osborn, P. Strike and J. T. Pembroke. 2002 (2002) Composite Structure of the Conjugative Transposon Like Element CTnR391 . In: * eds. Plasmid 2002 , 01-JUN-02 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2002 Proceedings of ESF European Conference on Mobile Elements in Bacteria
Barry McGrath , D. Brendan Murphy and J.Tony Pembroke,Ammori, B. J.,Cairns, A.,Dixon, M. F.,Larvin, M.,McMahon, M. J. (2002) Genetic, physical Mapping and localisation of the integration site(s) of the incJ group ¿plasmids¿ R391 and R997: recA, site and orientation specific integration and behaviour of the elements as c . In: * eds. Proceedings of ESF European Conference on Mobile Elements in Bacteria , 01-APR-99 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2002 Society of General Microbiology Symposium
Spada,S Wall,G and J.T.Pembroke (2002) (2002) Cloning a zn+ transporter from Thermus thermophilus that enhances protein folding and growth in E.coli . In: * eds. Society of General Microbiology Symposium , 01-MAR-02 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2002 Society of General Microbiology Symposium
MacMahon,C., D B¿ltner B McGrath P Strike, A. M Osborn and J.T Pembroke (2002) (2002) The complete nucleotide sequence of the 89-kb enteric conjugative transposon-like element CTnR391 reveals a moseic of phage l like integration and IncF and IncP plasmid like transfer modules . In: * eds. Society of General Microbiology Symposium , 01-MAR-02 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2002 Bioengineering in Ireland
Grimes,M McGloughlin,T and J.T.Pembroke (2002) (2002) Biocompatibility and biodegradability of acellular collagen extracellular matrix scaffolds for tissue engineering applications . In: * eds. Bioengineering in Ireland , 08-JAN-02 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.55-* [Details]
2001 AERODYNAMIC DRAG REDUCTION TECHNOLOGIES
ODonoghue, D; ODwyer, TF; Young, T; Pembroke, T (2001) Novel approaches to combat insect contamination on HLFC wings AERODYNAMIC DRAG REDUCTION TECHNOLOGIES , pp.351-358 [Details]
2001 Society for General Microbiology Proceedings
McMahon C and J.T Pembroke (2001) (2001) Nucleotide sequence analysis of the R391 genome, a novel conjugative transposon in gram negative bacteria . In: * eds. Society for General Microbiology Proceedings , 23-MAR-01 - 24-MAR-01 , pp.*-* [Details]
2001 MECBAD Meeting on Mobile Genetic Elements
B¿ltner, D C, MacMahon J. T Pembroke, Peter Strike, & A. Mark Osborn. (2001) (2001) The IncJ Conjugative integrating element R391 is a mosaic comprising a phage lambda-like integration mechanism with Inc-F and inc-p related transfer functions . In: * eds. MECBAD Meeting on Mobile Genetic Elements , 01-SEP-01 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2001 MECBAD Meeting on Mobile Genetic Elements
Claire MacMahon Barry McGrath and J.T Pembroke (2001) (2001) Common Characteristics of IncJ Elements: The use of primers, PFGE and phenotypic analysis . In: * eds. MECBAD Meeting on Mobile Genetic Elements , 01-SEP-01 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2001 Location of the integration site and its use in Isolation and analysis of a circular form of the conjugative transposon-like IncJ element, R391
Pembroke, J.T., C., McMahon and B., McGrath,Ammori, B. J.,Vezakis, A.,Davides, D.,Martin, I. G.,Larvin, M.,McMahon, M. J. (2001) Plasmid 2000 . In: * eds. Location of the integration site and its use in Isolation and analysis of a circular form of the conjugative transposon-like IncJ element, R391 , 01-SEP-00 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2000 MECBAD symposium on Mobile Genetic Elements
B¿ltner, D , P., Strike, J. T. Pembroke, C. MacMahon, A. M. Osborn (2000) Determining the Complete Nucleotide Sequence of the IncJ Conjugative Transposon R391 . In: * eds. MECBAD symposium on Mobile Genetic Elements , 01-SEP-00 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2000 MECBAD Symposium on Mobile genetic Elements
MacMahon C., and J.T.Pembroke (2000) Sequence analysis of a fragment of the conjugative transposon-like element R391 associated with drug resistance and UV sensitisation . In: * eds. MECBAD Symposium on Mobile genetic Elements , 01-SEP-00 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2000 Wellcome Trust Biocomputing Conference
Pembroke,J.T., C. McMahon and B.McGrath (2000) rumA and rumB of R391 as a potential candidate for the UV sensitisation associated with R391. Symposium on Biocomputing in the analysis of DNA sequences . In: * eds. Wellcome Trust Biocomputing Conference , 01-APR-00 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
2000 Second Smith and Nephew International Symposium - Tissue Engineering 2000: Advances in Tissue Engineering, Biomaterials and Cell Signalling
Wallace K.E., Hill R.G., Pembroke J.T., Brown C.J., Hatten P.V. (2000) Design of bioactive glasses as matrices for tissue engineering Second Smith and Nephew International Symposium - Tissue Engineering 2000: Advances in Tissue Engineering, Biomaterials and Cell Signalling , pp.77-0 [Details]
2000 European Drag Reduction Conference
O¿Donoghue, D., P. Pembroke, T. Young, and T. O¿Dwyer (2000) Novel Approaches to Combat Insect Contamination on HLFC Wings . In: * eds. European Drag Reduction Conference , 19-JUN-00 - 21-JUN-00 , pp.*-* [Details]
2000 SGM Proceedings
Spada, S., Pembroke, J.T. and Wall, J.G. (2000) (2000) A novel zinc transport protein from Thermus thermophilus . In: * eds. SGM Proceedings , 07-SEP-00 - 08-SEP-00 , pp.*-* [Details]
2000 European DragNet Reduction Conference
O¿Dwyer, T. F., D. O¿Donoghue, T. Young, and JT. Pembroke. 2000 (2000) Novel Approaches to Combat Insect Contamination on Hybrid Laminar Flow Control Wings . In: * eds. European DragNet Reduction Conference , 19-JUN-00 - 21-JUN-00 , pp.*-* [Details]
2000 European DragNet Reduction Conference
O¿Dwyer, T. F., D. O¿Donoghue, T. Young, and JT. Pembroke (2000) Novel Approaches to Combat Insect Contamination on Hybrid Laminar Flow Control Wings . In: * eds. European DragNet Reduction Conference , 19-JUN-00 - 21-JUN-00 , pp.*-* [Details]
1999 roceedings of the IUMS Conference on Microbial stress Responses
J.Tony Pembroke, D. Brendan Murphy, Gerard Wall, Claire McMahon and Barry McGrath (1999) Analysis of the chromosomal integration and unique UV inducible, UV sensitising function associated with the IncJ group element, R391, in Escherichica coli . In: * eds. roceedings of the IUMS Conference on Microbial stress Responses , 12-AUG-99 - 18-AUG-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1999 ESF European Conference on Mobile Elements in Bacteria
J.Tony Pembroke, Claire McMahon and Leo Geary (1999) Multiple DNA repair related functions associated with an integrating mobile Drug resistance element: mutational analysis of the incJ element, R391 . In: * eds. ESF European Conference on Mobile Elements in Bacteria , 01-APR-99 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1999 Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine
Wallace K.E., Hill R.G., Pembroke J.T., Brown C.J., Hatton P.V. (1999) Influence of sodium oxide content on bioactive glass properties Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine , pp.697-701 [DOI] [Details]
1999 2nd International Conference on New Biomedical Materials, 2003
Towler MR,Kenny S,Boyd D,Pembroke T, Buggy M and Hill RG (1999) The development of novel zinc-based biomaterials . In: * eds. 2nd International Conference on New Biomedical Materials, 2003 , 30-DEC-99 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.IV D(8)-* [Details]
1999 Society for General Microbiology Symposium on Food Borne Toxic Agents
B. McGrath and D.B. Murphy J.Tony Pembroke (1999) Mapping of chromosomal insertions of the conjugative transposon-like IncJ group Element,R391, in Escherichia coli K12 using Pulsed Field Gel Electrophoresis . In: * eds. Society for General Microbiology Symposium on Food Borne Toxic Agents , 01-MAR-99 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1999 Biology of Molecular Chaperones, EURESCO Conference Proceedings
Spada, S., J. Tony. Pembroke and J. G. Wall (1999) Screening of Thermus Thermophilus for Novel Chaperones . In: * eds. Biology of Molecular Chaperones, EURESCO Conference Proceedings , 01-JAN-99 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1998 Presentation to HYLTEC and EU Commission
David O¿Donoghue Tom¿O Dwyer, Trevor Young and J.Tony Pembroke (1998) Insect contamination eleviation on hybrid laminar flow wing leading edges: potential for enzymatic activities in non aqueous deicer fluids . In: * eds. Presentation to HYLTEC and EU Commission , 01-FEB-98 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1998 Mobile Genetic Elements Symposium
Pembroke, J.T , Murphy B.B and McGrath B (1998) Towards sequencing the genome of the IncJ plasmid R391 . In: * eds. Mobile Genetic Elements Symposium , 01-JAN-98 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1998 Society for General Microbiology Keynote speaker. Symposium on Microbial Drug Resistance
J.Tony Pembroke (1998) Unusual Properties of incJ elements . In: * eds. Society for General Microbiology Keynote speaker. Symposium on Microbial Drug Resistance , 01-JAN-98 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1996 European Science Foundation Meeting on Novel Conjugal Elements
J.Tony Pembroke (1996) The Inc J group of elements behave as Conjugal Transposon . In: * eds. European Science Foundation Meeting on Novel Conjugal Elements , 01-JAN-96 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1996 OECD Sponsored Symposium on Applications of Carbohydrases from microorganisms
J.Tony Pembroke (1996) Thermostable amylases from anaerobes, potential of Rumen Microorganisms as sources of feed enzymes . In: * eds. OECD Sponsored Symposium on Applications of Carbohydrases from microorganisms , 01-OCT-96 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1995 Society for General Microbiology Symposium on Plasmid Biology
Leo Geary and J.Tony Pembroke (1995) Some distinctive properties of the Inc J ¿Plasmids¿: lack of extrachromosomal DNA, Unusual repair capacity and low transfer rates . In: * eds. Society for General Microbiology Symposium on Plasmid Biology , 01-JUL-95 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1994 European Science Foundation sponsored meeting on toxic waste remediation
J.Tony Pembroke and Declan O¿Grady (1994) Enzymology of nitrile degradation: potential industrial uses of nitrile biotransformations from waste remediation, drug synthesis to polymer formation . In: * eds. European Science Foundation sponsored meeting on toxic waste remediation , 01-APR-94 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1994 Invited presentation Delft/Leiden Institute for Technology Genetics Group
J.Tony Pembroke (1994) Unusual properties of the IncJ group elements, R391,R997 and pMERPH: UV sensitisation and integrative biology appear to be consistant features of IncJ group elements . In: * eds. Invited presentation Delft/Leiden Institute for Technology Genetics Group , 01-JAN-94 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1994 Course to Aughinish Alumina
J.Tony Pembroke (1994) Safety with radioactivity . In: * eds. Course to Aughinish Alumina , 01-JAN-94 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1993 CELLULOSICS: PULP, FIBRE AND ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECTS
MCCARTHY, CJ; BIRKINSHAW, C; PEMBROKE, JT; HALE, M (1993) THE DYNAMIC MECHANICAL BEHAVIOUR OF FUNGALLY DEGRADED WOOD CELLULOSICS: PULP, FIBRE AND ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECTS , pp.445-450 [Details]
1993 Proceedings of the Genetical Society
J.Tony Pembroke,. and Ortlepp,S. (1993) Molecular cloning of amylase activities from Bacillus species . In: * eds. Proceedings of the Genetical Society , 01-MAR-93 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1993 Lecture to Biochemical Group
J.Tony Pembroke (1993) A Review of techniques for the stabilisation of enzymes towards high temperature operation . In: * eds. Lecture to Biochemical Group , 01-JAN-93 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1992 OECD Symposium on utilisation of Xylanases
J.Tony Pembroke and Helan Whelan (1992) Xylanase activity in vivo from extracellular extracts undergoes extensive proteolysis as a result of co-production of extremely active extracellular proteases: Studies with protease negative mutants . In: * eds. OECD Symposium on utilisation of Xylanases , 01-JAN-92 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1991 Symposium on Sensor Devices in Agriculture and Food. American Society of Agricultural Engineers
J.Tony Pembroke (1991) Generation of immunobiosensor devices for analyte detection: studies with piezoelectric immobilised monoclonal antibody devices . In: * eds. Symposium on Sensor Devices in Agriculture and Food. American Society of Agricultural Engineers , 01-MAR-91 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1991 Symposium on Products from Extremophiles
J.Tony Pembroke (1991) Extremely stable liquifying amylase activities from a range of soil isolates. Characterisation of thermal activities and thermal profiles . In: * eds. Symposium on Products from Extremophiles , 01-JAN-91 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1990 Biochemical Society
J.Tony Pembroke,Larvin, M.,Chalmers, A. G.,McMahon, M. J. (1990) Complex enzymology, complex genetic interactions associated with repair of UV induced damage and UV survival in bacteria . In: * eds. Biochemical Society , 01-DEC-83 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1989 Symposium on Food Additives sponsored by the American Society for Microbiology
J.Tony Pembroke, S Ortlepp and R.Pigott (1989) Industrial uses of thermostable amylase activities from GRAS and non GRAS listed microorganisms potential in food applications . In: * eds. Symposium on Food Additives sponsored by the American Society for Microbiology , 01-JAN-89 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1988 Society for General Microbiology Symposium on Industrial Products from Microorganism
J.Tony Pembroke (1988) Cellulases from the aerobic bacterial species Cellulomonas flavigena: Biotechnology and industrial potential . In: * eds. Society for General Microbiology Symposium on Industrial Products from Microorganism , 01-JUN-88 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1987 Keynote talk to Irish Teachers Conference
J.Tony Pembroke (1987) Recombinant DNA Technology its potential in biotechnology. Understanding the key concepts and delivery modes in the classroom . In: * eds. Keynote talk to Irish Teachers Conference , 01-JAN-87 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1986 Department of Nutrition Seminar Series
J.Tony Pembroke (1986) The Cellulosome as a molecular tool for crystalline cellulose hydrolysis . In: * eds. Department of Nutrition Seminar Series , 01-NOV-86 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1986 International Union of Microbiological Societies World Meeting
J.Tony Pembroke and Barry McCarty (1986) An unusual Cell-associated, high molecular weight, oligomer forming, amylase activity from Cellulomonas flavigena . In: * eds. International Union of Microbiological Societies World Meeting , 01-JUL-86 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1984 Biochemical Society lecture Series
J.Tony Pembroke (1984) The drug resistance element R391unusual properties, biology and mysterious behaviour . In: * eds. Biochemical Society lecture Series , 01-NOV-84 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1982 E M B O Sponsored Symposium on DNA Repair in Microorganisms
J.Tony Pembroke (1982) Molecular Biology of the Inc J plasmid, R391 . In: * eds. E M B O Sponsored Symposium on DNA Repair in Microorganisms , 01-FEB-82 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1980 Irish Genetics Society Transactions. Annual meeting of Irish Geneticists
J.Tony Pembroke (1980) Induced Damage to DNA . In: * eds. Irish Genetics Society Transactions. Annual meeting of Irish Geneticists , 01-JAN-80 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]
1979 Irish Genetics Society Transactions. Annual meeting Irish Geteticists
J.Tony Pembroke (1979) Enzymology of DNA Repair . In: * eds. Irish Genetics Society Transactions. Annual meeting Irish Geteticists , 01-JAN-79 - 30-DEC-99 , pp.*-* [Details]

Conference Contributions

  Year Publication
2005 Biofilms: Persistence and Ubiquity,
Adley CC, Ryan MP, Pembroke JT, Saieb FM (2005) Ralstonia pickettii in high purity water. [Oral Presentation], Biofilms: Persistence and Ubiquity, Gregnog, Wales , 05-SEP-05 - 12-SEP-05 [Details]
2005 Society for General Microbiology. Environmental genomics: future microbiological perspectives,
Ryan MP, Pembroke JT, Adley CC. (2005) Microbial contamination of high purity water. [Poster Presentation (Refereed)], Society for General Microbiology. Environmental genomics: future microbiological perspectives, University College Cork , 21-APR-05 - 22-APR-05 [Details]
2006 Society for General Microbiology. Mechanisms of Bacterial Adhesion and Invasion,
Ryan MP, Pembroke JT, Adley CC (2006) Comparison of Biochemical and PCR assays to distinguish Ralstonia pickettii and Ralstonia insidiosa. [Poster Presentation (Refereed)], Society for General Microbiology. Mechanisms of Bacterial Adhesion and Invasion, Trinity College Dublin , 06-APR-06 - 06-OCT-06 [Details]
2006 First Annual DOE Joint Genome Institute User Meeting,
Ryan MP, Pembroke JT, Adley CC. (2006) Industrial, Clinical and Environmental Significance of Ralstonia pickettii. [Poster Presentation (Refereed)], First Annual DOE Joint Genome Institute User Meeting, Walnut Creek, California , 13-NOV-06 - 17-NOV-06 [Details]
2007 Society for General Microbiology. Biofilm: a systems microbiology analysis,
Ryan MP, Pembroke JT, Adley CC (2007) Diversity of Ralstonia pickettii. [Oral Presentation], Society for General Microbiology. Biofilm: a systems microbiology analysis, University of Limerick , 12-APR-07 - 12-OCT-07 [Details]
2011 Society for General Microbiology. Microbial Pathogenesis: The Key To Better Therapies,
Ryan MP, Pembroke JT, Adley CC (2011) The Architecture of Tn4371-ICE like Elements. [Poster Presentation (Refereed)], Society for General Microbiology. Microbial Pathogenesis: The Key To Better Therapies, Institute of Technology Tallaght , 22-SEP-11 - 23-SEP-11 [Details]

Blog

  Year Publication
The quaternary structure of Thermus thermophilus aldehyde dehydrogenase is stabilized by an evolutionary distinct C-terminal arm extension.
The quaternary structure of Thermus thermophilus aldehyde dehydrogenase is stabilized by an evolutionary distinct C-terminal arm extension. Blog [DOI] [Details]

Honours and Awards

  Year Title Awarding Body
1982 EMBO Postdoctoral Fellowship EMBO
1986 OECD Visiting Professorship OECD
1993 Research Excellence Award
1989 Teaching Excellence Award
1979 Presidents Prize

Professional Associations

  Association Function From / To
Biochemical Society Member and Former comittee member Irish Area Section 01-OCT-99 /
European Federation for Biotechnology Member 01-JAN-00 /
Society for General Microbiology Member 01-DEC-85 /
American Society for Microbiology MEMBER 01-AUG-84 /

Patents

  Patent Number Title Inventor Granted
US2004253592-A1 New polypeptide factor derived from Thermus thermo 03-JUL-05
US2006216783-A1 Escherichia coli bacteria for the production of h 09-DEC-06

Committees

  Committee Function From / To
University Teaching and Learning Committee College Representative 2015 /
University Disciplinary Appeals Committee Chair 2011 / 2014
University Biological Safety Committee Chair 2017 /
Faculty Research Committee Departmental Representative 2014 /
CS Quality Review Committee Chair Chair 2013 /
Postgraduate Admissions Comittee College of Science Member 1995 / 1999
Health Research Board Member 2001 / 2006
Enterprise Ireland Basic Science Panel Member 1997 / 2000
CRIB Centre for Research in Industrial Biochemistry Director 1999 / 1999
Biochemical Society Irish Area Member Committee member 1997 / 2000
SFADCo Innovation and Technology Group Member 1998 / 1999
Forbairt Basic Research Panel Genetics Chair 1997 / 1998
Member Academic task force on grading and honours awards, University of Limerick Member 1999 / 1999
Course boards Member course boards for programmes requiring Biochemistry, BSc Envir Science, BSc Industrial Chemistry, BScEquine, BSc Agri Products, BSc Sports Science, Dip Nursing 1999 / 1999
Academic Council 2000-present Member 2000 / 1999
University Management Committee Member 1999 / 1999
Steering Group Institute for Biosciences Member 1999 / 1999
Departmental Quality Committee Member 1999 / 1999
Admissions Transferee Group Member 1999 / 1999
Steering Body UL Biomedical Institute Member 1999 / 1999
Student Status Committee Chair 1996 / 2000
Departmental Planning Comittee Chair 1999 / 1999
Vision 2020 Quality Comittee Member 1999 / 1999
UL Management Committee Member 2000 / 1999
Member Forbairt Basic Research Panel Biochemistry Member 1995 / 1996
Access to University Group for adult access to university Member 1995 / 1999
MAST programme representative Forbairt 1994 / 1996
HEDCo Director 1986 / 1992
SGM Irish Branch Representative Student SGM validation 1988 / 1994
Biochemical Society Committee member 1996 / 2000
Enterprise Ireland Basic Science Programme Chair and comittee member of awards comittee in biosciences 1996 / 2001
SFADCo Regional Strategic Planning Committee Representing opinion on Regional Industrial Strategies 1999 / 2001
Management Committee Departmental Head Representing department of Chemical and Environmental Sciences 2000 / 1999
Academic Council Academic Council Member 2000 / 1999
Faculty Board, University of Limerick Faculty Member College of Science 1990 / 1999
Health Research Board Board Member Appointed by Minister for Health and Children 2002 / 2007
EU Quality of Life Review Panel Member 2001 / 2002

Employment

  Employer Position From / To
University of Limerick Lecturer/ Professor 02-SEP-83 / 30-DEC-99
Unileaver Genetic Engineer 01-JUN-82 / 01-SEP-83
Glanbia Research Biochemist 01-JUN-73 / 08-SEP-76

Education

  Year Institution Qualification Subject
1982 NUI Galway PhD
1979 NUI Galway BSc

Languages

  Language Reading Writing Speaking
French Functional Functional Functional

Consultancy

  Client Description
visits programme
Regional Innovation Strategy Group
Microcontamination of sterile surfaces.
microbial loss adjusting
New Company and Product Assessment
Feed Innocula Analysis. (Confidential Report)
Safety in Handling Radioactive Materials
Diagnostics Quality Control and Performance
Pharmaceutical Products Delivery.(Confidential Report)
Enzyme Washes and Buffering Systems. (Start Up Assistance)
Microbiological Quality of Salmon Products. (Confidential Report)
Monoclonal Antibody Based Sensors
Product Development and Analysis
Materials Sterility and Safe Cabinet function
Extraction of Seaweed pigments. (Confidential Report)
Enzymatic extraction of pigments (Confidential Report)

Teaching Interests

BC4907 Cell Biochemistry
BC4957 Bioinformatics
BC4904 Biochemistry (DNA and Proteins)
BC4401 Introductory Biochemistry
ER4507 Effluent Control