N Ferry

Lecturer in Biotechnology

School of Env&LifeScience

University of Salford

Plant Biotechnology, GM Crops, Biofuels, Entomology

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  1. Joynson, RE, Pritchard, L, Ekenakema, O and Ferry, N 2017, 'Metagenomic analysis of the gut microbiome of the common black slug Arion ater in search of novel lignocellulose degrading enzymes' , Frontiers in Microbiology, 8 .
  2. Joynson, RE, Swamy, AM, Bou, PA, Chapuis, A and Ferry, N 2014, 'Characterization of cellulolytic activity in the gut of the terrestrial land slug Arion ater : Biochemical identification of targets for intensive study' , Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part B : Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 177 , pp. 29-35.
  3. Hogervorst, PAM, Ferry, N, Gatehouse, AMR, Wäckers, FL and Romeis, J 2006, 'Direct effects of snowdrop lectin (GNA) on larvae of three aphid predators and fate of GNA after ingestion' , Journal of insect physiology, 52 (6) , pp. 614-24.
  4. Mulligan, E, Ferry, N, Jouanin, L, Walters, K, Port, G and Gatehouse, A 2006, 'Comparing the impact of conventional pesticide and use of a transgenic pest-resistant crop on the beneficial carabid beetle Pterostichus melanarius' , Pest management science, 62 (10) , pp. 999-1012.
  5. Ferry, N, Edwards, M, Gatehouse, J, Capell, T, Christou, P and Gatehouse, A 2006, 'Transgenic plants for insect pest control: a forward looking scientific perspective' , Transgenic research, 15 (1) , pp. 13-9.
  6. Ferry, N, Mulligan, E, Stewart, C, Tabashnik, B, Port, G and Gatehouse, A 2006, 'Prey-mediated effects of transgenic canola on a beneficial, non-target, carabid beetle.' , Transgenic research, 15 (4) , pp. 501-14.
  7. Ferry, N, Mulligan, E, Majerus, M and Gatehouse, A 2007, 'Bitrophic and tritrophic effects of Bt Cry3A transgenic potato on beneficial, non-target, beetles.' , Transgenic research, 16 (6) , pp. 795-812.
  8. Konrad, R, Ferry, N, Gatehouse, A and Babendreier, D 2008, 'Potential effects of oilseed rape expressing oryzacystatin-1 (OC-1) and of purified insecticidal proteins on larvae of the solitary bee Osmia bicornis' , PLoS one, 3 (7) , e2664.
  9. Ferry, N and Gatehouse, AMR, (eds.) 2009, Environmental impact of genetically modified crops , CABI.
  10. Ferry, N and Gatehouse, A 2009, 'Agriculture, innovation and environment' , in: Environmental Impact of Genetically Modified Crops , CABI.