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At NUI Galway, we believe that the best learning takes place when you apply what you learn in a real world context. That's why many of our courses include work placements or community projects.
Dr Peter Mc Keown M.Sc., M.A., Ph.D.
|Peter C. McKeown & Charles Spillane (2012) Epigenetic phenomena in plants: Understanding and Analysis. New York: Humana Press/Springer. [Details]|
|Koroleva O., McKeown P.C. Shaw P.J. (2007) 'Plant Proteomics: Technologies, Strategies and Applications' In: Proteomic analysis of the plant nucleolus. Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag. [Details]|
|Gerlach J.Q., Kilcoyne M., McKeown P., Spillane C., and Joshi L (2009) 'Plant produced biopharmaceuticals' In: Development and Deployment of Transgenic Plants. Berlin: Springer-Verlag. [Details]|
|Peter J. Shaw and Peter C. McKeown (2011) 'Structure of rDNA chromatin' In: The nucleolus. New York: Springer. [Details]|
|Peter C. McKeown, Klaudia M. Sikora and Charles Spillane (2012) 'Analysis of genomic imprinting by quantitative allele-specific expression by pyrosequencing' In: Epigenetic phenomena in plants: Understanding and Analysis. New York: Springer/Humana Inc. [Details]|
|Peter C. McKeown, Antoine Fort and Charles Spillane (2012) 'Imprinting and hybridity: an evolutionary overview' In: Z. J. Chen & J. Birchler. Unknown: 2012. [Details]|
Peer Reviewed Journals
|McKeown P.C. and Shaw P.J. (2009) 'Chromatin: linking structure and function in the nucleolus'. Chromosoma, 118 (1):11-23. [Details]|
|McKeown, PC,Laouielle-Duprat, S,Prins, P,Wolff, P,Schmid, MW,Donoghue, MTA,Fort, A,Duszynska, D,Comte, A,Lao, NT,Wennblom, TJ,Smant, G,Kohler, C,Grossniklaus, U,Spillane, C (2011) 'Identification of imprinted genes subject to parent-of-origin specific expression in Arabidopsis thaliana seeds'. Bmc Plant Biology, 11 . [DOI] [Details]|
|Duszynska D., McKeown P.C., Pietraszewska A., Juenger T.E., Spillane C. (2012) 'Gamete fertility and total ovule number from selfed reciprocal F1 hybrid triploid plants display heritable genetic variation and epigenetic parent-of-origin effects”'. Proceedings Of The Royal Society B-Biological Sciences, . [Details]|
|McKeown P.C., Pendle A.F. Shaw P.J. (2007) 'Preparation of Arabidopsis nuclei and nucleoli' Plant Proteomics . [Details]|
|Kaur S., McKeown P.C. and Spillane C. (2011) Assessment of biological barriers and R&D priorities for enhancement of microalgal strains for biorefinery applications. Enterprise Ireland Competence Centre for Biorefinery and Bioenergy Report, Dublin. [Details]|