Edinburgh Research Explorer

Richard Mellanby

Personal Chair of Comparative Medicine

  1. 2013
  2. Multicomponent Reactions for de Novo Synthesis of BODIPY Probes: In vivo Imaging of Phagocytic Macrophages

    Vazquez-Romero, A. M., Kielland, N., Arevalo, M. J., Preciado, S., Mellanby, R., Feng, Y., Lavilla, R. & Vendrell, M., 2013, In: Journal of the American Chemical Society. 135, 43, p. 16018–16021

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  3. The effectiveness of 3D animations to enhance understanding of cranial cruciate ligament rupture

    Clements, D. N., Broadhurst, H., Clarke, S. P., Farrell, M., Bennett, D., Mosley, J. R. & Mellanby, R. J., 2013, In: Journal of Veterinary Medical Education. 40, 1, p. 29-34 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  4. Validation of Smartphone Application Software in the Measurement of Heart Rate in Dogs and Cats

    Creamer, K., Clements, D., Mellanby, R. & Culshaw, G., 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

  5. 2012
  6. Ciclosporin therapy is associated with minimal changes in calcium metabolism in dogs with atopic dermatitis

    Kovalik, M., Mellanby, R. J., Evans, H., Berry, J., Van Den Broek, A. & Thoday, K. L., Dec 2012, In: Veterinary Dermatology. 23, 6, p. - 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  7. Plasma IL-8 concentrations are increased in dogs with spirocercosis

    Dvir, E., Mellanby, R. J., Kjelgaard-Hansen, M. & Schoeman, J. P., 23 Nov 2012, In: Veterinary Parasitology. 190, 1-2, p. 185-190 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  8. TLR-4 ligation of dendritic cells is sufficient to drive pathogenic T cell function in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis

    Mellanby, R. J., Cambrook, H., Turner, D., O'Connor, R. A., Leech, M. D., Kurschus, F. C., Macdonald, A. S., Arnold, B. & Anderton, S. M., 30 Oct 2012, In: Journal of neuroinflammation. 9, 1, 248.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  9. Is Parkinson's disease the result of autoimmunity arising from Influenza A infection of the brain?

    Bryson, K., Ligertwood, Y., Quigg-Nicol, M., Mellanby, R., Brown, D., Anderton, S. & Nash, A., Sep 2012, In: Immunology . 137, p. 548-548 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractpeer-review

  10. Domesticated Cats with Active Mycobacteria Infections have Low Serum Vitamin D (25(OH)D) Concentrations

    Lalor, S. M., Mellanby, R. J., Friend, E. J., Blacklock, K., Berry, J. & Gunn-Moore, D., Jun 2012, In: Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. 59, 3, p. 279-281 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  11. A prospective study of basal insulin concentrations in dogs with congenital portosystemic shunts

    Collings, A. J., Gow, A., Marques, A., Yool, D., Furneaux, R., Mellanby, R. & Watson, P. J., Apr 2012, In: Journal of Small Animal Practice. 53, 4, p. 228-233 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  12. Genetic data from 15 STR loci for forensic individual identification and parentage analyses in UK domestic dogs (Canis lupus familiaris)

    Ogden, R., Mellanby, R., Clements, D., Gow, A., Powell, R. & McEwing, R., Mar 2012, In: Forensic Science International: Genetics. 6, 2, p. e63-e65

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  13. Potential barriers to veterinary student access to counselling and other support systems: perceptions of staff and students at a UK veterinary school

    Pickles, K. J., Rhind, S. M., Miller, R., Jackson, S., Allister, R., Philp, J., Waterhouse, L. & Mellanby, R. J., 4 Feb 2012, In: Veterinary Record. 170, 5, p. 124-U41 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  14. Dogs with congenital porto-systemic shunting (cPSS) and hepatic encephalopathy have higher serum concentrations of C-reactive protein than asymptomatic dogs with cPSS

    Gow, A., Marques, A., Yool, D. A., Crawford, K., Warman, S. M., Eckersall, P. D., Jalan, R. & Mellanby, R. J., 2012, In: Metabolic brain disease. 27, 2, p. 227-229

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  15. Insulin concentrations in dogs with hypoadrenocorticism

    Gow, A., Gow, D. J., Bell, R., Evans, H. & Mellanby, R. J., 2012, In: Research in Veterinary Science. 93, 1, p. 97-9 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  16. Is Parkinson's Disease the result of autoimmunity arising from Influenza A infection of the brain?

    Bryson, K., Ligertwood, Y., Quigg-Nicol, M., Mellanby, R., Brown, D., Anderton, S. & Nash, A., 2012, In: Immunology. 137, Suppt. 1, p. 548 Abstract P1148.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  17. Prednisolone is associated with an increase in serum insulin but not serum fructosamine concentrations in dogs with atopic dermatitis

    Kovalik, M., Thoday, K. L., Evans, H., van den Broek, A. H. M. & Mellanby, R. J., 2012, In: Veterinary Journal. 192, 2, p. 212-216 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  18. Prednisolone therapy for atopic dermatitis is less effective in dogs with lower pretreatment serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations

    Kovalik, M., Thoday, K. L., Berry, J., Van Den Broek, A. & Mellanby, R. J., 2012, In: Veterinary Dermatology. 23, 2, p. 125-e28 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  19. Short-term prednisolone therapy has minimal impact on calcium metabolism in dogs with atopic dermatitis

    Kovalik, M., Thoday, K. L., Evans, H., Berry, J., van den Broek, A. H. M. & Mellanby, R. J., 2012, In: Veterinary Journal. 193, 2, p. 439-442

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  20. Suicidal behaviour and psychosocial problems in veterinary surgeons: a systematic review

    Platt, B., Hawton, K., Simkin, S. & Mellanby, R. J., 2012, In: Social psychiatry and psychiatric epidemiology. 47, 2, p. 223-40 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  21. Suicidality in the Veterinary Profession

    Platt, B., Hawton, K., Simkin, S., Dean, R. & Mellanby, R. J., 2012, In: Crisis - The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention. Advance article, p. 1-10 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  22. 2011
  23. Risk of suicide in medical and related occupational groups: A national study based on Danish case population-based registers

    Hawton, K., Agerbo, E., Simkin, S., Platt, B. & Mellanby, R. J., 1 Nov 2011, In: Journal of affective disorders. 134, 1-3, p. 320-326

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  24. Promoting clinical research in practice

    Mellanby, R. J., Nov 2011, In: Journal of Small Animal Practice. 52, 11, p. 557-558 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialpeer-review

  25. Immunohistochemical characterization of lymphocyte and myeloid cell infiltrates in spirocercosis-induced oesophageal nodules

    Dvir, E., Schoeman, J. P., Clift, S. J., McNeilly, T. N. & Mellanby, R. J., Oct 2011, In: Parasite Immunology. 33, 10, p. 545-553 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  26. Breed and Sex Risk Factors for Canine Babesiosis in South Africa

    Mellanby, R. J., Handel, I., Clements, D. N., Bronsvoort, B. M. D. C., Lengeling, A. & Schoeman, J. P., Sep 2011, In: Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 25, 5, p. 1186-1189 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  27. Hypovitaminosis D in dogs with inflammatory bowel disease and hypoalbuminaemia

    Gow, A., Else, R., Evans, H., Berry, J. L., Herrtage, M. E. & Mellanby, R. J., Aug 2011, In: Journal of Small Animal Practice. 52, 8, p. 410-417 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  28. Serum cardiac troponin I in dogs with primary immune-mediated haemolytic anaemia

    Gow, D. J., Gow, A., Bell, R., Spratt, D., Cash, R., Ricketts, S., Archer, J. & Mellanby, R. J., May 2011, In: Journal of Small Animal Practice. 52, 5, p. 259-264 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  29. Ciclosporin A therapy is associated with disturbances in glucose metabolism in dogs with atopic dermatitis

    Kovalik, M., Thoday, K. L., Handel, I. G., Bronsvoort, B. M. D. C., Evans, H., van den Broek, A. H. M. & Mellanby, R. J., Apr 2011, In: Veterinary Dermatology. 22, 2, p. 173-180 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  30. Graduate Attributes: Views from the Coal-face

    Rhind, S., Baillie, S., Kinnison, T., Shaw, D., Bell, C., Mellanby, R., Hammond, J., Hudson, N., Whittington, R. & Donnelly, R., 2011, p. 260 6L5.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

  31. Perceptions of clients and veterinarians on what attributes constitute 'a good vet'

    Mellanby, R. J., Rhind, S. M., Bell, C., Shaw, D. J., Gifford, J., Fennell, D., Manser, C., Spratt, D. P., Wright, M. J. H., Zago, S. & Hudson, N. P. H., 2011, In: Veterinary Record. 168, 23, p. 616

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  32. Predictors of success on the veterinary undergraduate course: evaluating variables within the student intake and correlating with performance

    Hudson, N. P. H., Mellanby, R. J., Shaw, D. J., Giannopoulos, G., Bell, C., Pearson, G. T., Phillips, C. A., Dalziel, L. & Rhind, S. M., 2011, In: Advances in Animal Biosciences. 2, 1, p. 39 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractpeer-review

  33. The influence of interview on the selection of students into a veterinary medicine degree programme

    Hudson, N., Rhind, S., Shaw, D., Giannopoulos, G., Bell, C., Pearson, G., Phillips, C. & Mellanby, R., 2011, In: Advances in Animal Biosciences. 2, 1, p. 38

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

  34. The transition into veterinary practice: Opinions of recent graduates and final year students

    Rhind, S., Baillie, S., Kinnison, T., Shaw, D., Bell, C., Mellanby, R., Hammond, J., Hudson, N., Whittington, R. & Donnelly, R., 2011, In: BMC Medical Education. 11, 1, 10 p., 64.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  35. 2010
  36. Acute phase protein concentrations in dogs with nasal disease

    Sheahan, D., Bell, R., Mellanby, R. J., Gow, A., Friend, E., Heller, J., Bence, L. M. & Eckersall, P. D., 4 Dec 2010, In: Veterinary Record. 167, 23, p. 895-899 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  37. Evaluation of suicide awareness programmes delivered to veterinary undergraduates and academic staff

    Mellanby, R. J., Hudson, N. P. H., Allister, R., Bell, C. E., Else, R. W., Gunn-Moore, D. A., Byrne, C., Straiton, S. & Rhind, S. M., Nov 2010, In: Veterinary Record. 167, 19, p. 730-734 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  38. Systematic review of the prevalence of suicide in veterinary surgeons

    Platt, B., Hawton, K., Simkin, S. & Mellanby, R. J., Sep 2010, In: Occupational Medicine. 60, 6, p. 436-446 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature reviewpeer-review

  39. Perceptions of habitat changes in the Yabelo Sanctuary and surrounding areas

    Mellanby, R. J., Broadhurst, C., Wondafrash, M., Ewnetu, M., Watt, S., Critchlow, R., Dadesa, A., Deas, T., Enawgaw, C., Gebremedhin, B., Graham, E., Maclean, S. & Ross, B., 1 Mar 2010, In: African Journal of Ecology. 48, 1, p. 272-274

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  40. Whole Blood Manganese Concentrations in Dogs with Congenital Portosystemic Shunts

    Gow, A., Marques, A., Yool, D. A., Duncan, A. & Mellanby, R. J., 2010, In: Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 24, 1, p. 90-96 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  41. 2009
  42. A perceived local extinction of Red-billed Oxpeckers in the Yabelo region, southern Ethiopia

    Mellanby, R., Broadhurst, C., Wondafrash, M., Ewnetu, M., Watt, S., Critchlow, R., Dadesa, A., Deas, T., Enawgaw, C., Gebremedhin, B., Graham, E., Maclean, S. & Ross, B., 1 Dec 2009, In: Ostrich. 80, 3, p. 197-199

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  43. The effect of omeprazole on oesophageal pH in dogs during anaesthesia (vol 50, pg 540, 2009)

    Panti, A., Bennett, R. C., Corletto, F., Brearley, J., Jeffrey, N. & Mellanby, R. J., Dec 2009, In: Journal of Small Animal Practice. 50, 12, p. 678-678 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debatepeer-review

  44. The effect of omeprazole on oesophageal pH in dogs during anaesthesia

    Panti, A., Bennett, R. C., Corletto, F., Brearley, J., Jeffery, N. & Mellanby, R. J., Oct 2009, In: Journal of Small Animal Practice. 50, 10, p. 540-544 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  45. Incidence of alcohol-related deaths in the veterinary profession in England and Wales, 1993-2005

    Mellanby, R. J., Platt, B., Simkin, S. & Hawton, K., Sep 2009, In: Veterinary Journal. 181, 3, p. 332-335 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  46. Calcium metabolism in eight dogs with hypoadrenocorticism

    Gow, A., Gow, D. J., Bell, R., Simpson, J. W., Chandler, M. L., Evans, H., Berry, J. L., Herrtage, M. E. & Mellanby, R. J., Aug 2009, In: Journal of Small Animal Practice. 50, 8, p. 426-430 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  47. Admissions processes at the seven United Kingdom veterinary schools: a review

    Hudson, N. P. H., Rhind, S. M., Moore, L. J., Dawson, S., Kilyon, M., Braithwaite, K., Wason, J. & Mellanby, R. J., 9 May 2009, In: Veterinary Record. 164, 19, p. 583-587 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  48. Role of regulatory T-cells in autoimmunity

    Mellanby, R. J., Thomas, D. C. & Lamb, J., Apr 2009, In: Clinical science. 116, 7-8, p. 639-649 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature reviewpeer-review

  49. Notes on the ecology of Ethiopian Bush-crow Zavattariornis stresemanni

    Ross, B., Wondafrash, M., Ewnetu, M., Watt, S., Broadhurst, C., Critchlow, R., Dadesa, A., Deas, T., Enawgaw, C., Gebremedhin, B., Graham, E., MacLean, S. & Mellanby, R. J., 2009, In: Scopus : a quarterly ornithological publication of the East Africa Natural History Society. 29, p. 1-6 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  50. Serum Cardiac Troponin I Concentrations in Cattle with Cardiac and Noncardiac Disorders

    Mellanby, R. J., Henry, J. P., Cash, R., Ricketts, S. W., Bexiga, R., Truyers, I. & Mellor, D. J., 2009, In: Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 23, 4, p. 926-930 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  51. 2008
  52. Wellbeing survey of the veterinary profession

    Dean, R., Adams, V., Mellanby, R., Allister, R., Platt, S., Halliwell, R., Harrison, W., Hardy, B. & Sibbald, B., 13 Dec 2008, In: Veterinary Record. 163, 24, p. 728-728 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetterpeer-review

  53. Distribution, abundance and habitat preferences of White-tailed Swallow Hirundo megaensis and Ethiopian Bush-crow Zavattariornis stresemanni, two southern Ethiopian endemics

    Mellanby, R. J., Ross, B., Watt, A., Wondafrash, M., Ewnetu, M., Broadhurst, C., Critchlow, R., Dadesa, A., Deas, T., Enawgaw, C., Gebremedhin, B., Graham, E., Maclean, S., Mckean, M., Collar, N. J. & Spottiswoode, C. N., 1 Dec 2008, In: Bird Conservation International. 18, 04, p. 395

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  54. Comment on: Tritt et al. (2007) Functional waning of naturally occurring CD4+ regulatory T-cells contributes to the onset of autoimmune diabetes: Diabetes 57:113-123, 2007

    Thomas, D. C., Mellanby, R. J. & Cooke, A., Mar 2008, In: Pediatric Diabetes. 57, 3, p. e6; author reply e7-8

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  55. Both central and peripheral tolerance mechanisms play roles in diabetes prevention in NOD-E transgenic mice

    Mellanby, R. J., Phillips, J. M., Parish, N. M. & Cooke, A., 2008, In: Autoimmunity. 41, 5, p. 383-394 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review