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Adaptive and neutral genetic differentiation among Scottish and endangered Irish red grouse (Lagopus lagopus scotica)

Meyer-Lucht, Y., Mulder, K. P., James, M. C., McMahon, B. J., Buckley, K., Piertney, S. B. & Höglund, J., Jun 2016, In : Conservation Genetics. 17, 3, p. 615-630 16 p.

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A genetic screen of the island races of Wren Troglodytes troglodytes in the North-east Atlantic

Shannon, T. J., McGowan, R. Y., Zonfrillo, B., Piertney, S. & Collinson, J. M., 3 Apr 2014, In : Bird Study. 61, 2, p. 135-142 8 p.

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A systematic review of phenotypic responses to between-population outbreeding

Whitlock, R., Stewart, G. B., Goodman, S. J., Piertney, S. B., Butlin, R. K., Pullin, A. S. & Burke, T., 26 Jun 2013, In : Environmental Evidence. 2, 13.

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A transcriptomic investigation of handicap models in sexual selection

Wenzel, M. A., Webster, L. M. I., Paterson, S., Mougeot, F., Martinez-Padilla, J. & Piertney, S. B., Feb 2013, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 67, 2, p. 221-234 14 p.

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Beyond splitting hares and rabbiting on about major histocompatibility complex complexity

Oliver, M. & Piertney, S., Oct 2010, In : Molecular Ecology. 19, 19, p. 4099-4101 3 p.

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Bioaccumulation of persistent organic pollutants in the deepest ocean fauna

Jamieson, A. J., Malkocs, T., Piertney, S. B., Fujii, T. & Zhang, Z., 13 Feb 2017, In : Nature Ecology & Evolution. 1, 0051 .

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Characterisation and PCR multiplexing of novel highly variable tetranucleotide Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) microsatellites

Paterson, S., Piertney, S. B., Knox, D. J., Gilbey, J. & Verspoor, E., 2004, In : Molecular Ecology Notes. 4, p. 160-162 2 p.

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Characterisation of microsatellite DNA markers in the white-bearded manakin (Manacus manacus)

Piertney, S. B., Shorey, L. & Hoglund, J., 2002, In : Molecular Ecology Notes. 2, p. 504-505 1 p.

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Characterising functionally important and ecologically meaningful genetic diversity using a candidate gene approach

Piertney, S. B. & Webster, L. M. I., Apr 2010, In : Genetica. 138, 4, p. 419-432 14 p.

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Characterization of polymorphic microsatellite DNA markers in the ruff (Philomachus pugnax)

Thuman, K. A., Widemo, F. & Piertney, S. B., 2002, In : Molecular Ecology Notes. 2, p. 276-277 1 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of tetranucleotide microsatellite markers in the Scottish crossbill (Loxia scotica)

Piertney, SB., Marquiss, M. & Summers, R., Sep 1998, In : Molecular Ecology. 7, 9, p. 1261-1263 3 p.

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Comparison of the cost of short flights in a nectarivorous and a non-nectarivorous bird

Hambly, C., Pinshow, B., Wiersma, P., Verhulst, S., Piertney, S. B., Harper, E. J. & Speakman, J. R., 15 Oct 2004, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 207, 22, p. 3959-3968 10 p.

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Connectivity and Dispersal Patterns of Protected Biogenic Reefs: Implications for the Conservation of Modiolus modiolus (L.) in the Irish Sea

Gormley, K., Mackenzie, C., Robins, P., Coscia, I., Cassidy, A., James, J., Hull, A., Piertney, S., Sanderson, W. & Porter, J., 1 Dec 2015, In : PloS ONE. 10, 12, 17 p., e0143337.

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Corrigendum: Physiological stress links parasites to carotenoid-based colour signals (vol 23, pg 643, 2010)

Mougeot, F., Martinez-Padilla, J., Bortolotti, G. R., Webster, L. M. I. & Piertney, S. B., Jul 2010, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 23, 7, p. 1579 1 p.

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Corrigendum to Cameron et al. 2013

Cameron, T. C., O'Sullivan, D., Reynolds, A., Piertney, S. B. & Benton, T. G., Oct 2013, In : Ecology Letters. 16, 10, p. 1330-1330 1 p.

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Demographic and genetic structure of fossorial water voles (Arvicola terrestris) on Scottish islands

Telfer, S., Dallas, J. F., Aars, J., Piertney, S. B., Stewart, W. A. & Lambin, X., 2003, In : Journal of Zoology. 259, p. 23-29 6 p.

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Development of a real-time PCR assay for detection of Mytilus species specific alleles: Application to a sampling survey in Scotland

Dias, P. J., Sollelis, L., Cook, E. J., Piertney, S. B., Davies, I. M. & Snow, M., 15 Dec 2008, In : Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 367, 2, p. 253-258 6 p.

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Discrimination of Culicoides Midge Larvae Using Multiplex Polymerase Chain Reaction Assays Based on DNA Sequence Variation at the Mitochondrial Cytochrome C Oxidase I Gene

Schwenkenbecher, J. M., Mordue(Luntz), A. J., Switek, K. & Piertney, S. B., May 2009, In : Journal of Medical Entomology. 46, 3, p. 610-614 5 p.

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23 Citations (Scopus)

Disease transmission in an extreme environment: nematode parasites infect reindeer during the Arctic winter

Carlsson, A. M., Irvine, K. J., Wilson, K., Piertney, S. B., Halvorsen, O., Coulson, S. J., Stien, A. & Albon, S. D., Jul 2012, In : International Journal for Parasitology. 42, 8, p. 789-795 7 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)

DNA-based identification of salmonid prey species in seal faeces

Parsons, K. M., Piertney, S. B., Middlemas, S. J., Hammond, P. S. & Armstrong, J. D., 2005, In : Journal of Zoology. 266, p. 275-281 7 p.

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33 Citations (Scopus)

Eco-evolutionary dynamics in response to selection on life-history

Cameron, T. C., O'Sullivan, D., Reynolds, A., Piertney, S. B. & Benton, T. G., Jun 2013, In : Ecology Letters. 16, 6, p. 754-763 10 p.

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45 Citations (Scopus)

Ecological, morphological and genetic divergence of sympatric North Atlantic killer whale populations

Foote, A. D., Newton, J., Piertney, S. B., Willerslev, E. & Gilbert, M. T. P., Dec 2009, In : Molecular Ecology. 18, 24, p. 5207-5217 11 p.

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117 Citations (Scopus)

Elevated spring testosterone increases parasite intensity in male red grouse

Mougeot, F., Redpath, S. M. & Piertney, S. B., 2006, In : Behavioral Ecology. 17, p. 117-125 9 p.

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53 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental and genetic influences on body mass and resting metabolic rates (RMR) in a natural population of weasel Mustela nivalis

Zub, K., Piertney, S., Szafranska, P. A. & Konarzewski, M., Mar 2012, In : Molecular Ecology. 21, 5, p. 1283-1293 11 p.

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Estimating demographic contributions to effective population size in an age-structured wild population experiencing environmental and demographic stochasticity

Trask, A. E., Bignal, E. M., McCracken, D. I., Piertney, S. B. & Reid, J. M., Sep 2017, In : Journal of Animal Ecology. 86, 5, p. 1082-1093 12 p.

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Evidence of the phenotypic expression of a lethal recessive allele under inbreeding in a wild population of conservation concern

Trask, A. E., Bignal, E. M., McCracken, D. I., Monaghan, P., Piertney, S. B. & Reid, J. M., Jul 2016, In : Journal of Animal Ecology. 85, 4, p. 879-891 13 p.

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Evolutionary relationships of Southern Ocean Octopodidae (Cephalopoda: Octopoda) and a new diagnosis of Pareledone

Allcock, L. & Piertney, S. B., 2002, In : Marine Biology. 140, p. 129-135 6 p.

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Fine-scale genetic structure of bottlenose dolphins, Tursiops truncatus, in Atlantic coastal waters of the Iberian Peninsula

Fernandez, R., Santos, M. B., Pierce, G. J., Llavona, A., Lopez, A., Silva, M. A., Ferreira, M., Carrillo, M., Cermeno, P., Lens, S. & Piertney, S. B., Jul 2011, In : Hydrobiologia. 670, 1, p. 111-125 15 p.

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22 Citations (Scopus)

Fine-scale genetic structuring on Manacus manacus leks

Shorey, L., Piertney, S., Stone, J. & Hoglund, J., 2000, In : Nature. 408, p. 352-353 3 p.

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Gene dynamics of toll-like receptor 4 through a population bottleneck in an insular population of water voles (Arvicola amphibius)

Gavan, M. K., Oliver, M. K., Douglas, A. & Piertney, S. B., Oct 2015, In : Conservation Genetics. 16, 5, p. 1181-1193 13 p.

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Genetic differentiation among North Atlantic killer whale populations

Foote, A. D., Vilstrup, J. T., de Stephanis, R., Verborgh, P., Nielsen, S. C. A., Deaville, R., Kleivane, L., Martin, V., Miller, P. J. O., Oien, N., Perez-Gil, M., Rasmussen, M., Reid, R. J., Robertson, K. M., Rogan, E., Similae, T., Tejedor, M. L., Vester, H., Vikingsson, G. A., Willerslev, E. & 2 others, Gilbert, M. T. P. & Piertney, S. B., Feb 2011, In : Molecular Ecology. 20, 3, p. 629-641 13 p.

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Genetic diversity in the Eurasian otter, Lutra lutra, in Scotland. Evidence from microsatellite polymorphism

Dallas, J. F., Bacon, P. J., Carss, D. N., Conroy, J. W. H., Green, R., Jefferies, D. J., Kruuk, H., Marshall, F., Piertney, S. B. & Racey, P. A., 1999, In : Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 68, p. 73-86 14 p.

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Genetic variation among endangered Irish red grouse (Lagopus lagopus hibernicus) populations: implications for conservation and management

McMahon, B. J., Johansson, M. P., Piertney, S. B., Buckley, K. & Hoglund, J., Jun 2012, In : Conservation Genetics. 13, 3, p. 639-647 9 p.

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Genome size variation in deep-sea amphipods

Ritchie, H., Jamieson, A. J. & Piertney, S. B., Sep 2017, In : Royal Society Open Science. 4, p. 1-9 9 p., 170862.

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Harvested populations are more variable only in more variable environments

Cameron, T. C., O'Sullivan, D., Reynolds, A., Hicks, J. P., Piertney, S. B. & Benton, T. G., Jun 2016, In : Ecology and Evolution. 6, 12, p. 4179-4191 13 p.

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Heat-shock protein adaptation in abyssal and hadal amphipods

Ritchie, H., Jamieson, A. J. & Piertney, S. B., Sep 2018, In : Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography. 155, p. 61-69 9 p.

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Highly polymorphic microsatellite markers in the great cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo

Piertney, SB., Goostrey, A., Dallas, JF. & Carss, DN., Jan 1998, In : Molecular Ecology. 7, 1, p. 138-140 3 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)

Honest sexual signalling mediated by parasite and testosterone effects on oxidative balance

Mougeot, F., Martinez-Padilla, J., Webster, L. M. I., Blount, J. D., Perez-Rodriguez, L. & Piertney, S. B., 22 Mar 2009, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. B, Biological Sciences. 276, 1659, p. 1093-1100 8 p.

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Identification of genes responding to nematode infection in red grouse

Webster, L. M. I., Mello, L. V., Mougeot, F., Martinez-Padilla, J., Paterson, S. & Piertney, S. B., Mar 2011, In : Molecular Ecology Resources. 11, 2, p. 305-313 9 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)

Impacts of climate, host and landscape factors on Culicoides species in Scotland

Purse, B. V., Falconer, D., Sullivan, M. J., Carpenter, S., Mellor, P. S., Piertney, S. B., Mordue (Luntz), A. J., Albon, S., Gunn, G. J. & Blackwell, A., Jun 2012, In : Medical and Veterinary Entomology. 26, 2, p. 168-177 10 p.

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39 Citations (Scopus)

Inbreeding depression and male fitness in black grouse

Hoglund, J., Piertney, S. B., Alatalo, R., Lindell, J., Lundberg, A. & Rintamaki, P. T., Apr 2002, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. B, Biological Sciences. 269, 1492, p. 711-715 4 p.

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103 Citations (Scopus)

Incursion and range expansion in the bluetongue vector Culicoides imicola in the Mediterranean basin: a phylogeographic analysis

Nolan, D. V., Dallas, J. F., Piertney, S. B. & Mordue (Luntz), A. J., Dec 2008, In : Medical and Veterinary Entomology. 22, 4, p. 340-351 12 p.

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18 Citations (Scopus)

Individual variation in dispersal associated with phenotype influences fine-scale genetic structure in weasels

McDevitt, A. D., Oliver, M. K., Piertney, S. B., Szafranska, P. A., Konarzewski, M. & Zub, K., Apr 2013, In : Conservation Genetics. 14, 2, p. 499-509 11 p.

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Inferring local adaptation from Q(ST)-F(ST) comparisons: neutral genetic and quantitative trait variation in European populations of great snipe

Saether, S. A., Fiske, P., Kalas, J. A., Kuresoo, A., Luigujoe, L., Piertney, S. B., Sahlman, T. & Hoglund, J., Jul 2007, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 20, 4, p. 1563-1576 14 p.

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79 Citations (Scopus)