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Dr Andrew Nelson

Senior Lecturer

Department: Applied Sciences

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • An evaluation of methods for the isolation of nontuberculous mycobacteria from patients with cystic fibrosis, bronchiectasis and patients assessed for lung transplantation, Stephenson, D., Perry, A., Appleby, M., Lee, D., Davison, J., Johnston, A., Jones, A., Nelson, A., Bourke, S., Thomas, M., de Soyza, A., Lordan, J., Lumb, J., Robb, A., Samuel, J., Walton, K., Perry, J. 2019, In: BMC Pulmonary Medicine
  • Microbiome acquisition during larval settlement of the barnacle Semibalanus balanoides, Aldred, N., Nelson, A. 28 Jun 2019, In: Biology Letters
  • Mucosal lactoferrin response to genital tract infections is associated with iron and nutritional biomarkers in young Burkinabé women, Roberts, S., Brabin, L., Diallo, S., Gies, S., Nelson, A., Stewart, C., Swinkels, D., Geurts-moespot, A., Kazienga, A., Ouedraogo, S., D’alessandro, U., Tinto, H., Brabin, B. 5 Jun 2019, In: European Journal of Clinical Nutrition
  • Temperate bacteriophages from chronic Pseudomonas aeruginosa lung infections show disease-specific changes in host range and modulate antimicrobial susceptibility, Tariq, M., Everest, F., Cowley, L., Wright, R., Holt, G., Ingram, H., Duignan, L., Nelson, A., Lanyon, C., Perry, A., Perry, J., Bourke, S., Brockhurst, M., Bridge, S., de Soyza, A., Smith, D. 27 Aug 2019, In: mSystems
  • Excess Mucin Impairs Subglottic Epithelial Host Defense in Mechanically Ventilated Patients, Powell, J., Garnett, J., Mather, M., Cooles, F., Nelson, A., Verdon, B., Scott, J., Jiwa, K., Ruchaud-sparagano, M., Cummings, S., Perry, J., Wright, S., Wilson, J., Pearson, J., Ward, C., Simpson, A. 9 Feb 2018, In: American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
  • Impact of Age-Related Mitochondrial Dysfunction and Exercise on Intestinal Microbiota Composition, Houghton, D., Stewart, C., Stamp, C., Nelson, A., Aj Ami, N., Petrosino, J., Wipat, A., Trenell, M., Turnbull, D., Greaves, L., De Cabo, R. 17 Apr 2018, In: Journals of Gerontology - Series A Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences
  • A comparative in situ decomposition study using still born piglets and leaf litter from a deciduous forest, Olakanye, A., Nelson, A., Ralebitso-Senior, T. 6 May 2017, In: Forensic Science International
  • Cesarean or Vaginal Birth Does Not Impact the Longitudinal Development of the Gut Microbiome in a Cohort of Exclusively Preterm Infants, Stewart, C., Embleton, N., Clements, E., Luna, P., Smith, D., Fofanova, T., Nelson, A., Taylor, G., Orr, C., Petrosino, J., Berrington, J., Cummings, S. 6 Jun 2017, In: Frontiers in Microbiology
  • Effects of long-term weekly iron and folic acid supplementation on lower genital tract infection – a double blind, randomised controlled trial in Burkina Faso, Brabin, L., Roberts, S., Gies, S., Nelson, A., Diallo, S., Stewart, C., Kazienga, A., Birtles, J., Ouedraogo, S., Claeys, Y., Tinto, H., D’alessandro, U., Faragher, E., Brabin, B. 23 Nov 2017, In: BMC Medicine
  • Gut microbiota of Type 1 diabetes patients with good glycaemic control and high physical fitness is similar to people without diabetes: an observational study, Stewart, C., Nelson, A., Campbell, M., Walker, M., Stevenson, E., Shaw, J., Cummings, S., West, D. Jan 2017, In: Diabetic Medicine


  • Microbiology PhD September 01 2007
  • Biomedical Scientist Health & Care Professional Council (HCPC) 2013
  • Early Career Scientist Society for General Microbiology (SGM) 2013


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