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Ian Alistair Johnston

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  1. 2014
  2. Published

    Characterisation and expression of myogenesis regulatory factors during in vitro myoblast development and in vivo fasting in the gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata)

    Garcia de la Serrana, D., Codina, M., Capilla, E., Jimenez-Amilburu, V., Navarro, I., Du, S-J., Johnston, I. A. & Gutierrez, J., Jan 2014, In : Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A: Molecular & Integrative Physiology. 167, p. 90-99 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. 2013
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    What determines growth potential and juvenile quality of farmed fish species?

    Valente, L. M. P., Moutou, K. A., Conceicao, L. E. C., Engrola, S., Fernandes, J. M. O. & Johnston, I. A., May 2013, In : Reviews in Aquaculture. 5, Supp 1, p. S168-S193 26 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  5. 2012
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    Postprandial expression of growth-related genes in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) juveniles fasted for 1 week and fed a single meal to satiation

    Valente, L. M. P., Bower, N. I. & Johnston, I. A., 28 Dec 2012, In : British Journal of Nutrition. 108, 12, p. 2148-2157 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Published
  9. 2011
  10. Published

    Growth and the regulation of myotomal muscle mass in teleost fish

    Johnston, I. A., Bower, N. I. & Macqueen, D. J., May 2011, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 214, 10, p. 1617-1628 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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    The parallel evolution of dwarfism in Arctic charr is accompanied by adaptive divergence in mTOR-pathway gene expression

    MacQueen, D. J., Kristjánsson, B. K., Paxton, C. G. M., Vieira-Johnston, V. L. A. & Johnston, I. A., 2011, In : Molecular Ecology. 20, 15, p. 3167-3184 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. 2010
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    A Newly Classified Vertebrate Calpain Protease, Directly Ancestral to CAPN1 and 2, Episodically Evolved a Restricted Physiological Function in Placental Mammals

    Macqueen, D. J., Delbridge, M. L., Manthri, S. & Johnston, I. A., Aug 2010, In : Molecular Biology and Evolution. 27, 8, p. 1886-1902 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Published

    A Novel Tensile Test Method to Assess Texture and Gaping in Salmon Fillets

    Ashton, T. J., Michie, I. & Johnston, I. A., May 2010, In : Journal of Food Science. 75, 4, p. 182-190 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Published
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    Characterisation of capn1, capn2-like, capn3 and capn11 genes in Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.): Transcriptional regulation across tissues and in skeletal muscle at distinct nutritional states

    Macqueen, D. J., Meischke, L., Manthri, S., Anwar, A., Solberg, C. & Johnston, I. A., 15 Mar 2010, In : Gene. 453, 1-2, p. 45-58 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Published

    Discovery and characterization of nutritionally regulated genes associated with muscle growth in Atlantic salmon

    Bower, N. I. & Johnston, I. A., 29 Sep 2010, In : Physiological Genomics. 42A, 2, p. 114-130 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Published
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    Positioning the expanded akirin gene family of Atlantic salmon within the transcriptional networks of myogenesis

    Macqueen, D. J., Bower, N. I. & Johnston, I. A., 1 Oct 2010, In : Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 400, 4, p. 599-605 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Published

    Salmonid genomes have a remarkably expanded akirin family, coexpressed with genes from conserved pathways governing skeletal muscle growth and catabolism

    Macqueen, D. J., Kristjansson, B. K. & Johnston, I. A., Jun 2010, In : Physiological Genomics. 42, 1, p. 134-148 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. 2009
  23. Published

    Embryonic temperature affects muscle fibre recruitment in adult zebrafish: genome-wide changes in gene and microRNA expression associated with the transition from hyperplastic to hypertrophic growth phenotypes.

    Johnston, I. A., Lee, H-T., MacQueen, D. J., Paranthaman, K., Kawashima, C., Kinghorn, J. R. & Dalmay, T., 15 Jun 2009, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 212, p. 1781-1793 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Gene expression analyses of essential catch factors in the smooth and striated adductor muscles of larval, juvenile and adult great scallop (Pecten maximus)

    Andersen, O., Torgersen, J. S., Pagander, H. H., Magnesen, T. & Johnston, I. A., Sep 2009, In : Journal of muscle research and cell motility. 30, 5-6, p. 233-242 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. 2008
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  28. Published

    Effect of natural selection on the duplicated lysyl oxidase gene in Atlantic salmon.

    Johnston, I. A. & Johnston, I. A., Nov 2008, In : Genetica. 134, p. 325-334 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  29. Published

    Evolution of follistatin in teleosts revealed through phylogenetic, genomic and expression analyses

    Johnston, I. A. & MacQueen, D. J., Jan 2008, In : Development Genes and Evolution. 218, 1, p. 1-14 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. Published

    Genomic, evolutionary, and expression analyses of cee, an ancient gene involved in normal growth and development.

    Fernandes, J., Macqueen, D. J., Lee, H-T. & Johnston, I. A., Apr 2008, In : Genomics. 91, 4, p. 315-325 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  31. Published

    Intra-specific variation in muscle fibre phenotype

    Johnston, I. A., Amaral, I. P. G. & Vleira, V. L. A., Jul 2008, In : Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A: Molecular & Integrative Physiology. 150, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. Published

    Molecular biotechnology of development and growth in fish muscle

    Johnston, I. A., MacQueen, D. J. & Watabe, S., 2008, Fisheries for Global Welfare and Environment: Memorial book of the 5th World Fisheries Congress 2008. Tsukamoto, K., Kawamura, T., Takeuchi, T., Beard, Jr, T. D. & Kaiser, M. J. (eds.). Terrapub, p. 241-262

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  33. Published
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  35. Published

    Switching to fast growth: the insulin-like growth factor (IGF) system in skeletal muscle of Atlantic salmon.

    Bower, N. I., Li, X., Taylor, R. & Johnston, I. A., 15 Dec 2008, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 211, 24, p. 3859-3870 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. Published
  37. Published

    Temperature until the ‘eyed stage’ of embryogenesis programmes the growth trajectory and muscle phenotype of adult Atlantic salmon.

    Johnston, I. A., Robb, D. H. F., Olsen, T., Melstveit, L., Paxton, C. G. M. & Johnston, I. A., 23 Jun 2008, In : Biology Letters. 4, p. 294-298 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. Published

    The biological basis of variability in the texture of fish flesh

    Johnston, I. A., 2008, Improving Seafood Products for the Consumer. Børresen, T. (ed.). CRC Press, p. 465-489

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  39. 2007
  40. Published

    Biochemical and structural factors contributing to seasonal variation in the texture of farmed halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.) flesh.

    Johnston, I. A., Solberg, C., Sirnes, E. & Johnston, I. A., 11 Jul 2007, In : Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 55, p. 5803-5808 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Differential regulation of multiple alternatively spliced transcripts of MyoD

    Fernandes, JMO., Kinghorn, J. R. & Johnston, I. A., 15 Apr 2007, In : Gene. 391, 1-2, p. 178-185 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  47. Published

    Fast growth was not associated with an increased incidence of soft flesh and gaping in two strains of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) grown under different environmental conditions.

    Johnston, I. A., Li, X. J., Bickerdike, R., Dingwall, A., Nickell, D., Alderson, R. & Campbell, P., 1 May 2007, In : Aquaculture. 265, p. 148-155 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. Published

    FoxK1splice variants show developmental stage-specific plasticity of expression with temperature in the tiger pufferfish.

    Johnston, I. A., MacKenzie, M. G., Kinghorn, J. R. & Johnston, I. A., 1 Oct 2007, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 210, p. 3461 - 3472 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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  53. Published

    Phylogeny and evolution of cee, an ancient gene of unknown function

    Fernandes, J., Macqueen, D. & Johnston, I., Apr 2007, In : Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A: Molecular & Integrative Physiology. 146, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  54. Published

    Profiling of maternal and developmental-stage specific mRNA transcripts in Atlantic halibut Hippoglossus hippoglossus.

    Bai, J., Solberg, C., Fernandes, J. M. O. & Johnston, I. A., 15 Jan 2007, In : Gene. 386, p. 202-210 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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  59. 2006
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  62. Published

    Characterisation and expression of the paired box protein 7 (Pax7) gene in polymorphic Arctic charr (Salvelinus alpinus).

    Sibthorpe, D., Sturlaugsdottir, M. D., Kristjansson, B. J., Thorarensen, H., Skulason, S. & Johnston, I. A., Nov 2006, In : Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - Part B: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 145, p. 371-383 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  63. Published
  64. Published

    Environment and plasticity of myogenesis in teleost fish

    Johnston, I. A., 15 Jun 2006, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 209, p. 2249-2264 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  65. Published

    Great scallop myostatin - The role as a negative muscle growth regulator also in invertebrates?

    Pagander, H., Strand, O., Magnesen, T., Johnston, I. A. & Andersen, O., Apr 2006, In : Journal of Shellfish Research. 25, p. 298-299 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  66. Published

    Insight into the complex genetic network of tetraploid Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.): Description of multiple novel Pax -7 splice variants

    Gotensparre, S. M., Anderssen, E., Wargelius, A., Hansen, T. & Johnston, I. A., 24 May 2006, In : Gene. 373, p. 8-15 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  67. Published
  68. Published

    Molecular cloning and mRNA expression analysis of carp embryonic, slow and cardiac myosin heavy chain isoforms

    Nihei, Y., Kobiyama, A., Ikeda, D., Ono, Y., Ohara, S., Cole, N. J., Johnston, I. A. & Wantabe, S., Jan 2006, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 209, p. 188-198 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  69. Published

    Muscle and flesh quality traiys in wild and farmed Atlantic salmon

    Johnston, I. A., Li, X., Vieira, V. L. A., Nickell, D., Dingwall, A., Alderson, R., Campbell, P. & Bickerdike, R., 15 Jun 2006, In : Aquaculture. 256, p. 323-336 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  70. Published

    Muscle fibre number varies with haemoglobin phenotype in Atlantic cod as predicted by the optimal fibre number hypothesis

    Johnston, I. A., Abercromby, M. & Andersen, O., 22 Dec 2006, In : Biology Letters. 2, 4, p. 590-592 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  71. Published

    Myogenin in model pufferfish species: Comparative genomic analysis and thermal plasticity of expression during early development

    Fernandes, J. M. O., MacKenzie, M. G., Wright, P. A., Steele, S. L., Suzuki, Y., Kinghorn, J. R. & Johnston, I. A., Mar 2006, In : Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - Part D: Genomics and Proteomics. 1, 1, p. 35-45 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  72. Published

    Polymorphism of the lysyl oxidase gene in relation to muscle collagen cross-link concentration in Atlantic salmon.

    Consuegra, S. & Johnston, I. A., 1 Dec 2006, In : Aquaculture Research. 37, p. 1699-1702 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  73. Published

    Sexual dimorphism of fast muscle fibre recruitment in farmed Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossua L.).

    Hagen, O., Solberg, C. & Johnston, I. A., 11 Dec 2006, In : Aquaculture. 261, p. 1222-1229 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  74. Published

    Temperature-induced developmental plasticity in ectotherms

    Johnston, I. A. & Wilson, R. S., 2006, Comparative developmental physiology: contributions, tools, and trends . Warburton, S. J., Burggren, W. W., Pelster, B., Reiber, C. L. & Spicer, J. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 124-138

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  75. 2005
  76. Published

    A genomic approach to reveal novel genes associated with myotube formation in the model teleost, Takifugu rubripes

    Fernandes, J. M. O., Mackenzie, M. G., Elgar, G., Suzuki, Y., Watabe, S., Kinghorn, J. R. & Johnston, I. A., 11 Aug 2005, In : Physiological Genomics. 22, 3, p. 327-338 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Genomics: applications to Antarctic ecosystems

    Peck, L. S., Clark, M. S., Clarke, A., Cockell, C. S., Convey, P., Detrich, H. W., Fraser, K. P. P., Johnston, I. A., Methe, B. A., Murray, A. E., Romisch, K. & Rogers, A. D., Apr 2005, In : Polar Biology. 28, 5, p. 351-365 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  83. Published

    Hydroxylysyl pyridinoline cross-link concentration affects the textural properties of fresh and smoke Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) flesh.

    Xuejun, L., Bickerdike, R., Lindsay, E., Campbell, P., Nickell, D., Dingwall, A. & Johnston, I. A., 24 Aug 2005, In : Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 53, 17, p. 6844-6850 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  84. Published

    Impact of accelerated smoltification on muscle structure and fillet firmness at harvest in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar)

    Vieira, V. LA., Johansen, S. J. S., Bickerdike, R. & Johnston, I. A., 18 May 2005, In : Aquaculture. 246, 1-4, p. 197-208 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  85. Published

    Invertebrate muscle performance at high latitude: swimming activity in the Antarctic scallop, Adamussium colbecki

    Bailey, D. M., Johnston, I. A. & Peck, L. S., May 2005, In : Polar Biology. 28, 6, p. 464-469 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  86. Published

    Loss of muscle fibres in a landlocked dwarf Atlantic salmon population

    Johnston, I. A., Abercromby, M. & Andersen, O., 22 Dec 2005, In : Biology Letters. 1, 4, p. 419-422 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  87. Published
  88. Published

    Muscle growth in Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic notothenioid fishes

    Fernandes, D. A., Calvo, J. & Johnston, I. A., Dec 2005, In : Scientia Marina. 69, Supp 2, p. 325-336 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  89. Published
  90. Published

    Temperature acclimatisation of swimming performance in the European Queen Scallop

    Bailey, DM. & Johnston, I. A., Feb 2005, In : Journal of Thermal Biology. 30, p. 119-124 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  91. Published

    Temperature-related plasticity of growth in the striated adductor muscle of the king scallop Pecten maximus

    Chubb, H. M. A., Andersen, O., Pagander, H. H., Strand, O., Magnesen, T. & Johnston, I. A., Jul 2005, In : Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A: Molecular & Integrative Physiology. 141, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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  94. 2004
  95. Published

    Antarctic Genomics

    Clark, MS., Clarke, A., Cockell, CS., Convey, P., Detrich, WH., Fraser, KPP., Johnston, I. A., Mwthe, BA., Murray, AE., Peck, LS., Romisch, K. & Rogers, AD., Apr 2004

    Research output: Other contribution

  96. Published

    Growth performance, muscle structure and flesh quality in out-of-season Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) smolts reared under two different photoperiod regimes

    Johnston, I. A., Manthri, S., Bickerdike, R., Dingwall, A., Luijkx, R., Campbell, P., Nickell, D. & Alderson, R., 2 Aug 2004, In : Aquaculture. 237, p. 281-300 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  97. Published

    Mechanisms of muscle development and responses to temperature change in fish larvae

    Johnston, I. A. & Hall, TE., 2004, The development of form and function in fishes and the question of larval adaptation , American Fisheries Society Symp 40: Bethesda , Maryland. Govoni, JJ. & Stough, R. (eds.). p. 113-144

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  98. Published

    Rapid evolution of muscle fibre number in post-glacial populations of Arctic charr Salvelinus alpinus

    Johnston, I. A., Abercromby, M., Vieira, VLA., Sigursteindóttir, RJ., Kristjánsson, BK., Sibthorpe, D. & Skúlason, S., Dec 2004, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 207, 25, p. 4343-4360 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  99. Published

    Seasonal differences in muscle fibre recruitment of pilchard larvae in the north-western Mediterranean

    Catalán, IA., Johnston, I. A. & Olivar, MP., Jun 2004, In : Journal of Fish Biology. 64, 6, p. 1605-1625 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  100. Published

    Stages of embryonic development in the Atlantic cod Gadus morhua

    Hall, TE., Smith, P. & Johnston, I. A., Mar 2004, In : Journal of Morphology. 259, 3, p. 255-270 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  101. Published

    Sustained swimming performance and muscle structure are altered by thermal acclimation in male mosquito fish.

    Hammill, E., Wilson, R. S. & Johnston, I. A., May 2004, In : Journal of Thermal Biology. 29, p. 251-257 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  102. Published

    Temperature and the expression of myogenic regulatory factors (MRFs) and myosin heavy chain isoforms during embryogenesis in the common carp Cyprinus carpio L

    Cole, N. J., Hall, T. E., Martin, C. I., Chapman, M. A., Kobiyama, A., Nihei, Y., Watabe, S. & Johnston, I. A., Nov 2004, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 207, p. 4239-4248 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  103. 2003
  104. Published

    Effect of sustained exercise on white muscle structure and flesh quality in farmed cod (Gadus morhua L.).

    Bjornevik, M., Karlson, M. D. & Johnston, I. A., 5 Jan 2003, In : Aquaculture Research. 34, p. 55-64 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  105. Published

    Freshwater environment affects growth rate and muscle fibre recruitment in seawater stages of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.)

    Johnston, I. A., Manthri, S., Alderson, R., Smart, A., Campbell, P., Nickell, D., Robertson, B., Paxton, CGM. & Burt, M. L., Apr 2003, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 206, 8, p. 1337-1351 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  106. Published

    Genes regulating the growth of myotomal muscle in teleost fish.

    Johnston, I. A., Hall, TE. & Fernandez, D., 2003, Aquatic Genomics - Steps Toward a Great Future. Shimizu, N., Aoki, T., Hirono, I. & Takashima, F. (eds.). Springer-Verlag, p. 153-166

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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  108. Published

    Myogenic cell cycle duration in Harpagifer species with Sub-Antarctic and Antarctic distributions: evidence for cold compensation

    Brodeur, JC., Calvo, J., Clarke, A. & Johnston, I. A., Mar 2003, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 206, p. 1011-1016 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  109. Published

    Plasticity of muscle fibre number in seawater stages of Atlantic salmon in response to photoperiod manipulation

    Johnston, I. A., Manthri, S., Smart, A., Campbell, P., Nickell, D. & Alderson, R., Oct 2003, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 206, 19, p. 3425-3435 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  110. Published

    Proliferation of myogenic progenitor cells following feeding in the sub-Antarctic notothenioid fish Harpagifer bispinis

    Brodeur, J. M. C., Calvo, J. & Johnston, I. A., Jan 2003, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 206, 1, p. 163-169 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  111. Published

    Reduction in muscle fibre number during the adaptive radiation of notothenioid fishes: a phylogenetic perspective

    Johnston, I. A., Fernandez, DA., Calvo, J., Vieira, VLA., North, AW., Abercromby, M. & Garland Jr, T., Aug 2003, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 206, 15, p. 2595-2609 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  112. Published

    Temperature and developmental plasticity during embryogenesis in the Atlantic cod Gadus morhua L.

    Hall, TE. & Johnston, I. A., May 2003, In : Marine Biology. 142, p. 833-840 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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