Research

  1. Rofaidi, M. A.; Alotaibi, A.; Alqarni, A.; Alghamdi, A.; Fearnley, J.; Watson, D. G., A Preliminary Study of the Absorption and Metabolism of Temperate Propolis by Human Subjects. Journal of Food and Nutrition Metabolism 2020.
  2. Alanazi, S.; Alenzi, N.; Fearnley, J.; Harnett, W.; Watson, D., Temperate Propolis Has Anti-inflammatory Effects and Is a Potent Inhibitor of Nitric Oxide Formation in Macrophages. 2020.
  3. Siheri, W.; Ebiloma, G. U.; Igoli, J. O.; Gray, A. I.; Biddau, M.; Akrachalanont, P.; Alenezi, S.; Alwashih, M. A.; Edrada-Ebel, R.; Muller, S., Isolation of a novel flavanonol and an alkylresorcinol with highly potent anti-trypanosomal activity from Libyan propolis. Molecules 2019, 24, (6), 1041.
  4. Alqarni, A. M.; Niwasabutra, K.; Sahlan, M.; Fearnley, H.; Fearnley, J.; Ferro, V. A.; Watson, D. G., Propolis exerts an anti-inflammatory effect on PMA-differentiated THP-1 cells via inhibition of purine nucleoside phosphorylase. Metabolites 2019, 9, (4), 75.
  5. Alotaibi, A.; Ebiloma, G. U.; Williams, R.; Alenezi, S.; Donachie, A.-M.; Guillaume, S.; Igoli, J. O.; Fearnley, J.; De Koning, H. P.; Watson, D. G., European propolis is highly active against trypanosomatids including Crithidia fasciculata. Scientific reports 2019, 9, (1), 1-10.
  6. Omar, R.; Igoli, J. O.; Zhang, T.; Gray, A. I.; Ebiloma, G. U.; Clements, C. J.; Fearnley, J.; Ebel, R. E.; Paget, T.; De Koning, H. P., The chemical characterization of Nigerian propolis samples and their activity against Trypanosoma brucei. Scientific reports 2017, 7, (1), 1-10.
  7. Siheri, W.; Zhang, T.; Ebiloma, G. U.; Biddau, M.; Woods, N.; Hussain, M. Y.; Clements, C. J.; Fearnley, J.; Ebel, R. E.; Paget, T., Chemical and antimicrobial profiling of propolis from different regions within Libya. PLoS One 2016, 11, (5), e0155355.
  8. Omar, R. M.; Igoli, J.; Gray, A. I.; Ebiloma, G. U.; Clements, C.; Fearnley, J.; Edrada Ebel, R. A.; Zhang, T.; De Koning, H. P.; Watson, D. G., Chemical characterisation of Nigerian red propolis and its biological activity against Trypanosoma brucei. Phytochemical Analysis 2016, 27, (2), 107-115.
  9. K. Saleh , T. Z., J. Fearnley; Watson, D. G., A Comparison of the Constituents of Propolis from Different Regions of the United Kingdom by Liquid Chromatography-high Resolution Mass Spectrometry Using a Metabolomics Approach. Current Metabolomics 2015, 5, 42-53.
  10. Zhang, T.; Omar, R.; Siheri, W.; Al Mutairi, S.; Clements, C.; Fearnley, J.; Edrada-Ebel, R.; Watson, D., Chromatographic analysis with different detectors in the chemical characterisation and dereplication of African propolis. Talanta 2014, 120, 181-190.
  11. Siheri, W.; Igoli, J. O.; Gray, A. I.; Nasciemento, T. G.; Zhang, T.; Fearnley, J.; Clements, C. J.; Carter, K. C.; Carruthers, J.; Edrada‐Ebel, R., The isolation of antiprotozoal compounds from Libyan propolis. Phytotherapy research 2014, 28, (12), 1756-1760.
  12. Kardar, M.; Zhang, T.; Coxon, G.; Watson, D.; Fearnley, J.; Seidel, V., Characterisation of triterpenes and new phenolic lipids in Cameroonian propolis. Phytochemistry 2014, 106, 156-163.
  13. Almutairi, S.; Edrada-Ebel, R.; Fearnley, J.; Igoli, J. O.; Alotaibi, W.; Clements, C. J.; Gray, A. I.; Watson, D. G., Isolation of diterpenes and flavonoids from a new type of propolis from Saudi Arabia. Phytochemistry letters 2014, 10, 160-163.
  14. Almutairi, S.; Eapen, B.; Chundi, S. M.; Akhalil, A.; Siheri, W.; Clements, C.; Fearnley, J.; Watson, D. G.; Edrada-Ebel, R., New anti-trypanosomal active prenylated compounds from African propolis. Phytochemistry Letters 2014, 10, 35-39.
  15. Raghukumar, R.; Vali, L.; Watson, D.; Fearnley, J.; Seidel, V., Antimethicillin‐resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) activity of ‘pacific propolis’ and isolated prenylflavanones. Phytotherapy research 2010, 24, (8), 1181-1187.
  16. Seidel, V.; Peyfoon, E.; Watson, D. G.; Fearnley, J., Comparative study of the antibacterial activity of propolis from different geographical and climatic zones. Phytotherapy Research 2008, 22, (9), 1256-1263.
  17. Watson, D.; Peyfoon, E.; Zheng, L.; Lu, D.; Seidel, V.; Johnston, B.; Parkinson, J.; Fearnley, J., Application of principal components analysis to 1H‐NMR data obtained from propolis samples of different geographical origin. Phytochemical Analysis: An International Journal of Plant Chemical and Biochemical Techniques 2006, 17, (5), 323-
  18. Siheri, W.; Ebiloma, G. U.; Igoli, J. O.; Gray, A. I.; Biddau, M.; Akrachalanont, P.; Alenezi, S.; Alwashih, M. A.; Edrada-Ebel, R.; Muller, S., Isolation of a novel flavanonol and an alkylresorcinol with highly potent anti-trypanosomal activity from Libyan propolis. Molecules 2019, 24, (6), 1041.
  19. Alqarni, A. M.; Ferro, V. A.; Parkinson, J. A.; Dufton, M. J.; Watson, D. G., Effect of melittin on metabolomic profile and cytokine production in PMA-differentiated THP-1 cells. Vaccines 2018, 6, (4), 72.
  20. Siheri, W.; Alenezi, S.; Tusiimire, J.; Watson, D. G., The chemical and biological properties of propolis. In Bee Products-Chemical and Biological Properties, Springer, Cham: 2017; pp 137-178.
  21. Nweze, N. E.; Okoro, H. O.; Al Robaian, M.; Omar, R. M.; Tor-Anyiin, T. A.; Watson, D. G.; Igoli, J. O., Effects of Nigerian red propolis in rats infected with Trypanosoma brucei brucei. Comparative Clinical Pathology 2017, 26, (5), 1129-1133.
  22. Tusiimire, J.; Wallace, J.; Woods, N.; Dufton, M. J.; Parkinson, J. A.; Abbott, G.; Clements, C. J.; Young, L.; Park, J. K.; Jeon, J. W., Effect of bee venom and its fractions on the release of pro-inflammatory cytokines in PMA-differentiated U937 cells co-stimulated with LPS. Vaccines 2016, 4, (2), 11.
  23. Do Nascimento, T. G.; Da Silva, P. F.; Azevedo, L. F.; Da Rocha, L. G.; de Moraes Porto, I. C. C.; e Moura, T. F. A. L.; Basílio-Júnior, I. D.; Grillo, L. A. M.; Dornelas, C. B.; da Silva Fonseca, E. J., Polymeric Nanoparticles of Brazilian red propolis extract: preparation, characterization, antioxidant and leishmanicidal activity. Nanoscale research letters 2016, 11, (1), 301.
  24. Alonezi, S.; Tusiimire, J.; Wallace, J.; Dufton, M. J.; Parkinson, J. A.; Young, L. C.; Clements, C. J.; Park, J. K.; Jeon, J. W.; Ferro, V. A., Metabolomic profiling of the effects of melittin on cisplatin resistant and cisplatin sensitive ovarian cancer cells using mass spectrometry and biolog microarray technology. Metabolites 2016, 6, (4), 35.
  25. Tusiimire, J.; Wallace, J.; Dufton, M.; Parkinson, J.; Clements, C. J.; Young, L.; Park, J. K.; Jeon, J. W.; Watson, D. G., An LCMS method for the assay of melittin in cosmetic formulations containing bee venom. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 2015, 407, (13), 3627-3635.

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