Recent Publications from the Bionanotechnology group


Goode, Dillon et al. The development and optimisation of Nanobody based electrochemical immunosensors for IgG Sensors & Actuators B doi: 10.1016/j.snb.2016.04.132


Makaraviciute, Jackson et al. Considerations in producing preferentially reduced half-antibody fragments Journal of Immunological Methods 429 50-56, 2016 doi:10.1016/j.jim.2016.01.001 
Subhenjit, Joshi et al. Development of a novel and efficient H2O2 sensor by simple modification of a screen printed Au electrode with Ru nanoparticle loaded functionalized mesoporous SBA15, RSC Advances., 2015,5, 34390-34397, doi: 10.1039/C5RA02712H
Tiernan, Ingram et al. CEA-targeted nanoparticles allow specific in vivo fluorescent imaging of colorectal cancer models, Nanomedicine 1-9, 2015 doi:10.2217/NNM.14.202
Hyde, Moreno-Atanassio et al. Surface charge control through the reversible adsorption of a biomimetic polymer on silica particles, Journal of Physical Chemistry B 119 1726-1735, 2015, doi: 10.1021/jp5100439


Goode, Rushworth et al. Biosensor Regeneration: A review of common techniques and Outcomes. Langmuir, November 2014, doi: 10.1021/la503533g
Ahmed, Rushworth et al. Biosensors for whole-cell bacterial detection, Clin Microbiol Rev 27 631-646, 2014, doi: 10.1128/CMR.00120-13
Rushworth, Ahmed et al.

A label-free electrical impedimetric biosensor for the specific detection of Alzheimer's amyloid-beta oligomers. Biosensors & Bioelectronics, June 2014. doi: 10.1016/j.bios.2013.12.036

Goode, Ahmed et al. Comparative Electrochemical Analysis of Two Flow Cell Systems, J Electrochemical Soc. May 2014. doi: 10.1149/2.073406jes
Hirst, Tiernan et al. Systematic review of methods to predict and detect anastomotic leakage in colorectal surgery. Colortectal Disease, Feb 2014. doi: 10.1111/codi.12411


Ahmed, Rushworth et al. Novel Impedimetric Immunosensor for Detection of Pathogenic Bacteria Streptococcus Pyogenes in Human Saliva. Anal. Chem., Nov. 2013. doi: 10.1021/ac403253j
Hirst, et al.

An amperometric lactate biosensor using H2O2 reduction via a Prussian Blue impregnated poly(ethyleneimine) surface on screen printed carbon electrodes to detect anastomotic leak and sepsis. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, Sept 2013, v. 186, p674-680, doi: 10.1016/j.snb.2013.06.090

Tiernan, Perry,

Carcinoembryonic antigen is the preffered biomarker for in vivo colorectal cancer targetting. Br.J Cancer, 2013, Jan 15, doi:10.1038/bjc.2012.065 4:146. doi: 10.4172/2155-6210.1000146

Rushworth, Ahmed et al. Midland Blotting: A Rapid, Semi-Quantitative Method for Biosensor Surface Characterization Journal of Biosensors & Bioelectronics


Billah, Hays, et al. mSAM based impedimetric immunosensors for cardiac troponin I (cTnI) and soluble lectin like oxidised low density lipoprotein receptor -1 (sLOX-1). Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, Oct 2012, v.173, p361-366, doi: 10.1016/j.snb.2012.07.017
Pike, Kapur, et al.

Flow Cell Design for Effective Biosensing. Sensors,13.1 pg. 58-70, doi: 10.3390/s130100058

Caygill, Hodges,

Novel impedimetric immunosensor for the detection and quantitation of Adenovirus using reducedantibody fragments immobilized onto a conducting copolymer surface. Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 32.1, pg 104-110, doi: 10.1016/j.bios.2011.11.041

Tiernan, Ansi, Hirst, et al.

Intra-operative tumour detection and staging in colorectal cancer surgery. Colorectal Dis. 2012 Sep;14(9):e510-20. doi: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2012.03078.x.



Neville, Broderick, et al.

Fabrication and Activity of Silicate Nanoparticles and Nanosilicate-Entrapped Enzymes Using Polyethyleneimine as a Biomimetic Polymer. Langmuir, 27.1 pg 279-285, doi: 10.1021/la1033492

Caygill, Blair & Millner

A review on Viral Biosensors to detect Human Pathogens. Analytica Chimica Acta, 681.1-2, pg 8-15, doi: 10.1016/j.aca.2010.09.038

Conroy, Millner, et al.

Biosensing for the Environment and Defence: Aqueous Uranyl Detection Using Bacterial Surface Layer Proteins. Sensors, 10.5, pg. 4739-4755, doi: 10.3390/s100504739

Billah, Hodges, et al.

Directed immobilization of reduced antibody fragments onto a novel SAM on gold for myoglobin impedance immunosensing. Bioelectrochemistry, 80.1, pg. 49-54, doi: 10.1016/j.bioelechem.2010.08.005

Rodgers, Findlay, et al.

Lipocalin based biosensors for low mass hydrophobic analytes; development of a novel SAM for polyhistidine tagged proteins. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 150.1, pg. 12-18 doi: 10.1016/j.snb.2010.07.053



Pchelintsev, Vakurov, et al.

Simultaneous deposition of Prussian Blue and creation of an electrostatic surface for rapid biosensor construction. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 138.2, pg 461-466, doi: 10.1016/j.snb.2009.02.039

Vakurov, Pchelintsev, et al.

The preparation of size-controlled functionalized polymeric nanoparticles in micelles. Nanotechnology , 20.29, pg. doi: 10.1088/0957-4484/20/29/295605

Millner, Hays, et al.

Nanostructured transducer surfaces for electrochemical biosensor construction—Interfacing the sensing component with the electrode. Seminars in Cell & Developmental Biology, 20.1, pg. 34-40, doi: 10.1016/j.semcdb.2009.01.011

Barton, Collyer, et al.

Labeless AC impedimetric antibody-based sensors with−1 sensitivities for point-of-care biomedical applications. Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 24.5, pg.1090-1095, doi: 10.1016/j.bios.2008.06.001

Neville,Pchelintsev, et al

Novel one-pot synthesis and characterization of bioactive thiol-silicate nanoparticles for biocatalytic and biosensor applications. Nanotechnology, 20.5 , pg 612, doi: 10.1088/0957-4484/20/5/055612