Bioinformatics, computational biology, high throughput experiments and data analysis.
Selected Journal Papers
Nolan LM, Beatson SA, Croft L, Jones PM, George AM, Mattick JS, Turnbull L, Whitchurch CB. Extragenic suppressor mutations that restore twitching motility to fimL mutants of Pseudomonas aeruginosaare associated with elevated intracellular cyclic AMP levels. MicrobiologyOpen. 2012 NOV 28; doi: 10.1002/mbo3.49
Croft L, Szklarczyk D, Juhl Jensen L, Gorodkin J. Multiple independent analyses reveal only transcription factors as an enriched functional class associated with microRNAs. BMC Syst Biol. 2012 Jul 23;6:90.
Voellenkle C, Rooij Jv, Guffanti A, Brini E, Fasanaro P, Isaia E, Croft L, David M, Capogrossi MC, Moles A, Felsani A, Martelli F. Deep-sequencing of endothelial cells exposed to hypoxia reveals the complexity of known and novel microRNAs. RNA. 2012 Mar;18(3):472-84.
Christie M, Croft LJ, Carroll BJ. Intron splicing suppresses RNA silencing in Arabidopsis. Plant J. 2011 Oct;68(1):159-67.
Chui E. Wong; Ying-Tao Zhao; Xiu-Jie Wang; Larry Croft; Zhong-Hua Wang; Farzad Haerizadeh; John S. Mattick; Mohan B. Singh; Bernard J. Carroll; Prem L. Bhalla MicroRNAs in the shoot apical meristem of soybean Journal of Experimental Botany 2011; doi: 10.1093/jxb/erq437
Zhao ZZ, Croft L, Nyholt DR, Chapman B, Treloar SA, Hull ML and Montgomery GW. Evaluation of polymorphisms in predicted target sites for micro-RNAs differentially expressed in endometriosis Mol Hum Reprod. 2010 Oct 8