Liverpool Skylilne

Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences

Dr Glyn Hobbs

Dr Glyn Hobbs

Telephone: 0151 231 2198

Publications

Journal Articles

Teethaisong Y, Evans K, Nakouti I, Tiamyom K, Ketudat-Cairns JR, Hobbs G, Eumkeb G. 2017. The performance of a resazurin chromogenic agar plate with a combined disc method for rapid screening of extended-spectrum-β-lactamases, AmpC β-lactamases and co-β-lactamases in Enterobacteriaceae Microbiology and Immunology, 61 :297-304 >DOI

Teethaisong Y, Evans K, Nakouti I, Tiamyom K, Ketudat-Cairns JR, Hobbs G, Eumkeb G. 2017. The performance of a resazurin chromogenic agar plate with a combined disc method for rapid screening of extended-spectrum-beta-lactamases, AmpC beta-lactamases and co-beta-lactamases in Enterobacteriaceae MICROBIOLOGY AND IMMUNOLOGY, 61 :297-304 >DOI >Link

Khan KM, Nahar L, Mannan A, Arfan M, Khan GA, Hobbs G, Sarker SD. 2017. Evaluation of Resazurin Microtiter Plate Assay and HPLCPhotodiode Array Analysis of the Roots of Asparagus adscendens Natural Product Research, >DOI

Nakouti I, Hobbs G, Teethaisong Y, Phipps D. 2017. A Demonstration of Athermal Effects of Continuous Microwave Irradiation on the Growth and Antibiotic Sensitivity of Pseudomonas Aeruginosa PAO1 BIOTECHNOLOGY PROGRESS, 33 :37-44 >DOI >Link

Murphy MF, Edwards T, Hobbs G, Shepherd J, Bezombes F. 2016. Acoustic vibration can enhance bacterial biofilm formation JOURNAL OF BIOSCIENCE AND BIOENGINEERING, 122 :765-770 >DOI >Link

Teethaisong Y, Eumkeb G, Chumnarnsilpa S, Autarkool N, Hobson J, Nakouti I, Hobbs G, Evans K. 2016. Phenotypic detection of AmpC beta-lactamases, extended-spectrum beta-lactamases and metallo-beta-lactamases in Enterobacteriaceae using a resazurin microtitre assay with inhibitor-based methods JOURNAL OF MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 65 :1079-1087 >DOI >Link

Phitaktim S, Chomnawang M, Sirichaiwetchakoon K, Dunkhunthod B, Hobbs G, Eumkeb G. 2016. Synergism and the mechanism of action of the combination of alpha-mangostin isolated from Garcinia mangostana L. and oxacillin against an oxacillin-resistant Staphylococcus saprophyticus BMC MICROBIOLOGY, 16 >DOI >Link

Teethaisong Y, Eumkeb G, Nakouti I, Evans K, Hobbs G. 2016. A combined disc method with resazurin agar plate assay for early phenotypic screening of KPC, MBL and OXA-48 carbapenemases among Enterobacteriaceae JOURNAL OF APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY, 121 :408-414 >DOI >Link

Saull J, Duggan C, Hobbs G, Edwards T. 2016. The detection of Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) using loop mediated isothermal amplification in conjunction with a simplified DNA extraction process FOOD CONTROL, 59 :306-313 >DOI >Link

Edwards T, Burke P, Smalley H, Hobbs G. 2016. Trichomonas vaginalis: Clinical relevance, pathogenicity and diagnosis CRITICAL REVIEWS IN MICROBIOLOGY, 42 :406-417 >DOI >Link

Edwards T, Burke P, Smalley HB, Gillies L, Longhurst D, Vipond B, Hobbs G. 2015. Loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) for the rapid detection of Mycoplasma genitalium Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease, 83 :13-17 >DOI

Nakouti I, Hobbs G. 2015. The Application of an On-Line Optical Sensor to Measure Biomass of a Filamentous Bioprocess Fermentation, 1 :79-85 >DOI

Edwards T, Burke P, Smalley HB, Gillies L, Longhurst D, Vipond B, Hobbs G. 2015. Loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) for the rapid detection of Mycoplasma genitalium DIAGNOSTIC MICROBIOLOGY AND INFECTIOUS DISEASE, 83 :13-17 >DOI >Link

Edwards T, Burke PA, Smalley HB, Gillies L, Hobbs G. 2014. Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification Test for Detection of Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Urine Samples and Tolerance of the Assay to the Presence of Urea JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 52 :2163-2165 >DOI >Link

Nakouti I, Hobbs G. 2014. The Use of Proteolytic Activity to Evaluate Meat Tenderising Agents. International Journal of Sciences, 3 :61-63

Nakouti I, Hobbs G. 2014. Incorporation of L-lysine and 2,2'-dipyridyl in the growth media promotes desferrioxamine E production by an actinobacterium. World J Microbiol Biotechnol, 30 :331-334 >DOI >Link

Nakouti I, Hobbs G. 2013. A new approach to studying ion uptake by actinomycetes. J Basic Microbiol, 53 :913-916 >DOI >Link

Bamber AI, Fitzsimmons K, Cunniffe JG, Beasor CC, Mackintosh CA, Hobbs G. 2012. Diagnosis of Clostridium difficile-associated disease: examination of multiple algorithms using toxin EIA, glutamate dehydrogenase EIA and loop-mediated isothermal amplification BRITISH JOURNAL OF BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE, 69 :112-118 >Link

Nakouti I, Hobbs G. 2012. Consumption of Phosphorus and Production of Alkaline Phosphatase during Growth of Streptomyces coelicolor in a Rich Medium International Journal of Microbiology Research, 4 :164-167

Nakouti I, Hobbs G. 2012. Characterisation of Five Siderophore Producing Actinomycetes from Soil Samples and the Use of Antibiotic Resistance to Differentiate the Isolates International Journal of Agriculture Sciences, 4 :44-51

Nakouti I, Sihanonth P, Hobbs G. 2012. A new approach to isolating siderophore-producing actinobacteria. Lett Appl Microbiol, 55 :68-72 >DOI >Link

Gaskell EE, Sihanonth P, Rostron C, Hutcheon GA, Hobbs G. 2010. Isolation and identification of mucinolytic actinomycetes. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek, 97 :211-220 >DOI >Link

Gaskell EE, Hobbs G, Rostron C, Hutcheon GA. 2008. Encapsulation and release of alpha-chymotrypsin from poly(glycerol adipate-co-omega-pentadecalactone) microparticles. J Microencapsul, 25 :187-195 >DOI >Link

Watthanakulpanich D, Smith HV, Hobbs G, Whalley AJ, Billington D. 2008. Application of Toxocara canis excretory-secretory antigens and IgG subclass antibodies (IgG1-4) in serodiagnostic assays of human toxocariasis. Acta Trop, 106 :90-95 >DOI >Link

Hoskisson PA, Hobbs G. 2006. One size doesn't fit all MICROBIOLOGY-SGM, 152 :1891-1891 >DOI >Link

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, Hobbs G. 2005. Continuous culture - making a comeback? MICROBIOLOGY-SGM, 151 :3153-3159 >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

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 >Link

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

Hayes A, Hobbs G, Smith CP, Oliver SG, Butler PR. 1997. Environmental signals triggering methylenomycin production by Streptomyces coelicolor A3(2). J Bacteriol, 179 :5511-5515 >Link

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

Obanye AIC, Hobbs G, Gardner DCJ, Oliver SG. 1996. Correlation between carbon flux through the pentose phosphate pathway and production of the antibiotic methylenomycin in Streptomyces coelicolor A3(2) MICROBIOLOGY-SGM, 142 :133-137 >Link

HOBBS G, FRASER CM, GARDINER DCJ, CULLUM JA, OLIVER SG. 1988. DISPERSED GROWTH OF STREPTOMYCES IN LIQUID CULTURES HEREDITY, 61 :312-313 >Link

HOBBS G, GRIFFITHS AJ, HANN AOC. 1986. X-RAY-MICROANALYSIS OF ELECTRON-DENSE BODIES IN CLADOSPORIUM-RESINAE FEMS MICROBIOLOGY LETTERS, 33 :285-288 >Link

Edwards T, Burke P, Smalley H, Hobbs G. Trichomonas vaginalis:Clinical relevance,pathogenicity and diagnosis Critical Reviews in Microbiology,

Nakouti I, Sihanonth P, Palaga T, Hobbs G. Effect of a siderophore producer on animal cell apoptosis: a possible role as anti-cancer agent. International Journal of Pharma Medicines and Biological Sciences, 2

Conference Publication (journal proceedings)

Gaskell E, Hobbs G, Rostron C, Hutcheon GA. 2006. Encapsulation of mucinolytic enzymes for treatment of cystic fibrosis JOURNAL OF PHARMACY AND PHARMACOLOGY, 58 :A67-A67 >Link

Gaskell E, Hobbs G, Rostron C, Hutcheon G. 2005. Use of functional polymers for treatment of pulmonary cystic fibrosis JOURNAL OF PHARMACY AND PHARMACOLOGY, 57 :S60-S60 >Link

Gaskell E, Hobbs G, Rostron C, Hutcheon G. 2005. Use of functional polymers for treatment of pulmonary cystic fibrosis JOURNAL OF PHARMACY AND PHARMACOLOGY, 57 :S5-S5 >Link

Duncan PJ, Jenkins HA, Hobbs G. 1997. The effect of hyperosmotic conditions on growth and recombinant protein expression by NS0 myeloma cells in culture GENETIC ENGINEER AND BIOTECHNOLOGIST, 7th Annual Scientific Meeting of ESACT UK 17 :75-78 >Link

Engagement & Impact

Research Grants Awarded:

BBSRC IBCarb, Enhancement of biofilms by acoustics, Mark Murphy, Grant value (£): £10,000, Duration of research project: 6 months

Society for Applied Microbiology, Targeting Mycetoma with Organosulphur compounds, Dr Glyn Hobbs (Main applicant), Grant value (£): £2500, Duration of research project: 10 weeks