Staff Profile:Dr Demetris Savva

Responsibilities:

Associate Professor

  • Senior Tutor
  • Examinations Officer
  • Chairman of Boards of Study
  • Library Representative
  • Disabilities Representative
  • Chair of Library Committee for Faculties of Science and Life Sciences
  • Co-chair of the University Community of Practice for Erasmus
  • Member of the University Biological safety Sub-Committee
Areas of Interest:
Member of the Molecular & Cellular Medicine Group
Research groups / Centres:

Teaching:

  • Part 1: Genes and Chromosomes
  • Part 2: Recombinant DNA Exercise
  • Part 3: Medical genetics, Research Project, Special Study for Erasmus

International Collaborators:

  • Prof. Victoria Arruga, University of Zaragoza, Spain
  • Prof. Luis Monteagudo, University of Zaragoza, Spain
  • Prof. Teresa Tejedor, University of Zaragoza, Spain
Publications:
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1991

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 Other publications

Savva D. (2006) Population studies through DNA fingerprinting. Sixth International Symposium on Wild Boar (Sus scrofa) and on Sub-order Suiformes, Kykkos, Cyprus; October 2006. Abstracts Book: 23.

Savva D, Garcia CB and Arruga MV. (2006) DNA fingerprinting and its use in studies of population restocking. Sixth International Symposium on Wild Boar (Sus scrofa) and on Sub-order Suiformes, Kykkos, Cyprus; October 2006. Abstracts Book: 24.

Garcia CB, Ruscio D, Savva D and Arruga MV. (2005) Molecular method of sexing red-legged partridges (Alectoris rufa). XXVII Congress of the International Union of Game Biologists; August 2005.

Savva D, Garcia-Aljaro C, Lawes KP & Swiergosz-Kowalewska R. (2002) Characterisation of DNA probes for the analysis of metallothionein gene expression in the bank vole (Clethrionomys glareolus). Environment International 28: 139-146.

Savva D, Garcia-Aljaro C, Lawes KP & Swiergosz R. (2001) Cloning and sequencing of bank vole metallothionein I and II genes. Proceedings of the 11th Annual Meeting of SETAC-Europe, Madrid, Spain; May 2001 Abstracts Book: 207 (W/EH011).

Savva D. (2001) The use of arbitrarily primed PCR (AP-PCR) fingerprinting to detect exposure to genotoxic chemicals. International School on the Environment and Health "Xenobiotics – Environment – Human Health", Siena, Italy; October 2001. Proceedings: 155-173.

Savva D & Li B. (2001) Cloning of metallothionein cDNAs in Carcinus maenas. In: Biomarkers in Marine Organisms: A practical Approach. pp 431-438. Edited by P Garrigues, H. Barth, CH Walker & J-F Narbonne. Elsevier, Amsterdam.

Walker CH & Savva D. (2001) Biochemical responses in crabs (Carcinus spp) to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) as the basis for new biomarker assays. In: Biomarkers in Marine Organisms: A practical Approach. pp 409-429. Edited by P Garrigues, H. Barth, CH Walker & J-F Narbonne. Elsevier, Amsterdam.

Atienzar F, Evenden A, Jha A, Savva D & Depledge MH. (2000) Optimised RAPD analysis generates high-quality genomic DNA profiles at high annealing temperature. Biotechniques 28: 52-54.

Li B & Savva D. (2000) Cloning of metallothionein cDNAs and its gene in shore crab (Carcinus maenas). Acta Biochimica et Biophisica Sinica 32: 640-644.

Poliakova OV, Lebedev AT, Petrosyan VS, Hanninen O, Renzoni A, Savva D & Walker C. (2000) Accumulation of persistent organic pollutants in the food chain of Lake Baikal. Toxicological and Environmental Chemistry 75 (3/4): 235-244.

Savva D. (2000) A new molecular technique for detection of genetic damage caused by polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons. Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons 20: 291-303.

Savva D. (2000) The use of arbitrarily primed PCR (AP-PCR) to detect exposure to genotoxic chemicals. Ecotoxicology 9: 341-353.

Savva D. (2000) Characterisation of two metallothionein cDNAs from the shore crab for use as biomarkers of heavy metal pollution. International School on the Environment and Health "Xenobiotics – Environment – Human Health", Siena, Italy; October 2000. Proceedings: 73-86.

Savva D. (2000) The use of arbitrarily primed PCR (AP-PCR) fingerprinting to detect exposure to genotoxic chemicals. International School on the Environment and Health "Xenobiotics – Environment – Human Health", Siena, Italy; October 2000. Proceedings: 87-105.

Bhalla M, Johnson JD, Holliman RE & Savva D. (1999) Misdiagnosis of Toxoplasma infection: fears unfounded. Journal of Clinical Pathology 52: 468-470.

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Building:
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