Liverpool Skylilne

Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences

Dr George Sharples

Dr George Sharples

Telephone: 0151 231 2203

Publications

Journal Articles

Blakey LS, Sharples GP, Chana K, Birkett JW. 2018. Fate and Behavior of Gunshot Residue-A Review JOURNAL OF FORENSIC SCIENCES, 63 :9-19 >DOI >Link

Goudsmits E, Sharples GP, Birkett JW. 2017. Organic compositional analysis of propellant powders using monolithic material sorption extraction ( MSSE) - a feasibility study Journal of Forensic Science and Research, 1 :68-76

Nurunnabi TR, Nahar L, Al-Majmaie S, Rahman MM, Sohrab MH, Billah MM, Ismail FMD, Rahman MM, Sharples GP, Sarker SD. 2017. Anti-MRSA Activity of Oxysporone and Xylitol from the Endophytic Fungus Pestalotia sp. Growing on the Sundarbans Mangrove Plant Heritiera fomes Phytotherapy Research, >DOI

Sarker SD, Nahar L, Nurunnabi TR, Rahman SMM, Sohrab MH, Billah MM, Ismail FMD, Sharples GP. 2017. A mini-review on oxysporone Trends in Phytochemical Research, 1 :55-60

Goudsmits E, Sharples GP, Birkett JW. 2016. Preliminary classification of characteristic organic gunshot residue compounds SCIENCE & JUSTICE, 56 :421-425 >DOI >Link

Khalil AMA, Lee HM, Sharples GP, Sihanonth P, Suwannasai N, Sangvichien E, Whalley MA, Whalley AJS. 2015. Daldinia: The nature of its concentric zones MYCOSCIENCE, 56 :542-548 >DOI >Link

Al-Busaltan S, Al Nageim H, Atherton W, Sharples G, Seton L, Dempster N. 2012. Use of sem and XRD for characterisation the improvement in CMEM'S engineering properties 34th International Conference on Cement Microscopy 2012, :11-22

Sharples GP, Al Nageim H, Al-Busaltan S, Atherton W. 2012. A comparative study for improving the mechanical properties of cold bituminous emulsion mixtures with cement and waste materials. Construction and Building Materials, 36 :743-748

Sharples GP, Al-Busaltan S, Al Nageim H, Atherton W. 2012. Mechanical properties of an upgrading cold mix asphalt using waste materials. ASCE's Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering,

Sharples GP, Al-Busaltan, S, Al Nageim H, Atherton W. 2012. Green bituminous asphalt relevant for highway and airfield pavement. Construction and Building Materials, 31 :243-250

Webster ER, Sharples GP, Khalil A, Gilhooly P, Sihanonth P, Whalley AJS. 2010. An unexpected appearance of: Coprinopsis echinospora Field Mycology, 11 :41 >DOI

Jeamjitt O, Manoch L, Visarathanonth N, Chamswarng C, Watling R, Sharples GP, Kijjoa A. 2007. Coprophilous ascomycetes in Thailand MYCOTAXON, 100 :115-136

Sharples GP, Jeamjitt, O, Manoch L, Chamswarng C, Visarathanonth N, Watling R, Kijjoa A. 2006. Morphological study and distribution of Sordaria fimicola from dung and antagonistic effect against plant pathogenic fungi in vitro. Thai Journal of Agricultural Science, 39 :93-101

Hoskisson PA, Sharples GP, Hobbs G. 2006. Differentiation and protease production in Micromonospora echinospora (ATCC 15837). Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek, 89 :191-195 >DOI >Link

Hoskisson PA, England R, Sharples GP, Hobbs G. 2004. Modulation of glycogen and trehalose levels in Micromonospora echinospora (ATCC 15837). Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek, 86 :225-233 >DOI >Link

Sharples GP, Edwards RL, Jonglaekha N, Kshirsagar A, Maitland DJ, Mekkamol S, Nugent LK, Phosri C, Rodtong S, Ruchikachorn N, Sangvichien E, Sihanonth P, Suwannasai N, Thienhirun S, Whalley AJS, Whalley MA. 2003. The Xylariaceae as phytopathogens. Recent Research Developments in Plant Sciences, 1 :1-19

Hoskisson PA, Sharples GP, Hobbs G. 2003. The importance of amino acids as carbon sources for Micromonospora echinospora (ATCC 15837). Lett Appl Microbiol, 36 :268-271 >Link

Hoskisson PA, Makin V, Taylor H, Sharples GP, Hobbs G. 2001. Intracellular protease activity during the growth of Streptomyces coelicolor BIOTECHNOLOGY LETTERS, 23 :185-187 >DOI

Hoskisson PA, Hobbs G, Sharples GP. 2001. Antibiotic production, accumulation of intracellular carbon reserves, and sporulation in Micromonospora echinospora (ATCC 15837). Can J Microbiol, 47 :148-152 >Link

Hoskisson PA, Hobbs G, Sharples GP. 2000. Response of Micromonospora echinospora (NCIMB 12744) spores to heat treatment with evidence of a heat activation phenomenon. Lett Appl Microbiol, 30 :114-117 >Link

Karandikar A, Sharples GP, Hobbs G. 1997. Differentiation of Streptomyces coelicolor A3(2) under nitrate-limited conditions MICROBIOLOGY-UK, 143 :3581-3590 >DOI >Link

Karandikar A, Sharples GP, Hobbs G. 1996. Influence of medium composition on sporulation by Streptomyces coelicolor A3(2) grown on defined solid media. BIOTECHNOLOGY TECHNIQUES, 10 :79-82 >DOI >Link

Teixeira de Sousa AJ, Guillaumin JJ, Sharples GP, Whalley AJS. 1995. Rosellinia necatrix and white root rot of fruit trees and other plants in Portugal and nearby regions Topics in Catalysis, 9 :31-33 >DOI

SHARPLES GP, WILLIAMS ST. 1974. FINE-STRUCTURE OF GLOBOSE BODIES OF DACTYLOSPORANGIUM-THAILANDENSE (ACTINOMYCETALES) JOURNAL OF GENERAL MICROBIOLOGY, 84 :219-222 >Link

WILLIAMS ST, SHARPLES GP, BRADSHAW RM. 1974. SPORE FORMATION IN ACTINOMADURA-DASSONVILLEI (BROCQ-ROUSSEU) LECHEVALIER AND LECHEVALIER JOURNAL OF GENERAL MICROBIOLOGY, 84 :415-419 >Link

SHARPLES GP, WILLIAMS ST, BRADSHAW RM. 1974. SPORE FORMATION IN ACTINOPLANACEAE (ACTINOMYCETALES) ARCHIVES OF MICROBIOLOGY, 101 :9-20 >DOI >Link

Sharples GP. Diversity and distribution of Hyphomycetes from dung in Thailand. Kasetsart Journal (Natural Science), 40 :1-12

Goudsmits E, Sharples GP, Birkett JW. Recent trends in organic gunshot residue analysis – a review. Trends in Analytical Chemistry,

Chapters

Sharples GP. 2012. Biology of Marine Fungi Raghukumar C. Biology of Marine Fungi :229-241 Springer 9783642233418

Sharples GP. 2012. Xylariaceae on the fringe Raghukumar C. Biology of Marine Fungi Springer Verlag 9783642233418

Sharples GP, Chareprasert S, Abdelghany MT, El-sheikh HH, Ahmed AF, Khalil AMA, Sihanonth P, Soliman HG, Suwannasai N, Whalley AJS, Whalley MA. 2012. Xylariaceae on the Fringe .............................................. Raghukumar C. Biology of Marine Fungi Springer 9783642233418

Sharples GP, Locci R. 1984. Morphology Goodfellow M, Mordarski M, Williams ST. The Biology of the actinomycetes Academic Pr

Sharples GP, Williams ST, Serrano JA, Serrano AA, Lacey J. 1976. Studies on the fine structure of nocardioform organisms Goodfellow M, Brownell GH, Serrano JA. The Biology of the nocardiae

Sharples GP, Williams ST, Bradshaw RM. 1973. The fine structure of the actinomycetales. Sykes G, Skinner FA. Actinomycetales: characteristics and practical importance 9780126799507

Other

Birkett JW, Sharples GP. Chemical profiling of gunshot residue materials from a single forensic sample: Leverhulme Trust Bid (ORPG-7080) Leverhulme Trust,

Polrot A, Kirby JR, Birkett J, Jenkinson I, Sharples G. Steps towards the sustainable management of sediment in ports and harbours Heidkamp CP, Morrissey J.

Engagement & Impact

Award:

Award title: Vice President, Awarding body: British Mycological Society

Award title: Honorary General Secretary, Awarding body: British Mycological Society

Award title: Honorary Professor of Electron Microscopy, Awarding body: University of Kasetsart, Thailand

External committees:

Committee name: Council, Organisation: British Mycological Society, Position: Ordinary Member of Council