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Dr Christopher Gaffney

Senior Lecturer in Integrative Physiology

  1. 2020
  2. Published

    Molecular Muscle Experiment: Hardware and Operational Lessons for Future Astrobiology Space Experiments

    Pollard, A., Gaffney, C., Deane, C., Balsamo, M., Cooke, M., Ellwood, R., Hewitt, J., Mierzwa, B., Mariani, A., Vanapalli, S. A., Etheridge, T. & Szewczyk, N. J., 6/08/2020, In: Astrobiology. 20, 8, p. 935-943 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  3. Published

    Minimizing Muscle Atrophy

    Gaffney, C., Etheridge, T. & Szewczyk, N., 28/07/2020, Handbook of Life Support Systems for Spacecraft and Extraterrestrial Habitats. Shayler, D. J. & Seedhouse, E. (eds.). Cham: Springer, p. 1-27 27 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  4. Published

    High-intensity workouts may put regular gym goers at risk of rhabdomyolysis, a rare but dangerous condition

    Gaffney, C., 17/07/2020

    Research output: Exhibits, objects and web-based outputsWeb publication/site

  5. Published

    Commercial access for UK/ESA student experiments on board the ISS

    Gaffney, C., Nartallo, R., Neri, G., Zolesi, D., Torregrossa, R., Deane, C., Whiteman, M., Etheridge, T., Ellwood, R., Cooke, M., Gharahdaghi, N., Piasecki, M., Phillips, B. & Szewczyk, N., 15/04/2020, Proceedings of the 3rd Symposium on Space Educational Activities. Leicester: University of Leicester, p. 152-154 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNConference contribution/Paper

  6. E-pub ahead of print

    Effect of acute and short-term dietary fat ingestion on postprandial skeletal muscle protein synthesis rates in middle-aged, overweight and obese men

    Tsintzas, K., Jones, R., Pabla, P., Mallinson, J., Barrett, D., Kim, D-H., Cooper, S., Davies, A., Taylor, T., Gaffney, C., Chee, C., van Loon, L. & Stephens, F., 7/01/2020, (E-pub ahead of print) In: American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology and Metabolism.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  7. 2019
  8. Published

    NemaLife Machine: An automated microfluidic system for whole-life studies in C. elegans

    Anupom, T., Rahman, M., Gupta, S., Edwards, H., Soni, P., LeBlanc, M., Koblah, D., Gaffney, C., Etheridge, T., Szewczyk, N., Driscoll, M. & Vanapalli, S. A., 20/06/2019.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Poster

  9. Published

    Space Race 2.0: Hostile Space

    Gaffney, C., 8/05/2019, Down to Earth.

    Research output: Other contribution

  10. Published

    Our experience with national and international outreach and engagement for #wormsinspace

    Deane, C., Gaffney, C., Etheridge, T., Szewczyk, N. & Phillips, B., 27/04/2019.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Abstract

  11. 2018
  12. Published

    Muscle strength deficiency and mitochondrial dysfunction in a muscular dystrophy model of C. elegans and its functional response to drugs

    Hewitt, J., Pollard, A., Lesanpezeshki, L., Deane, C., Gaffney, C. J., Etheridge, T., Szewczyk, N. & Vanapalli, S., 31/12/2018, In: Disease Models & Mechanisms. 11, 11, 13 p., 36137.

    Research output: Contribution to Journal/MagazineJournal articlepeer-review

  13. Published

    Worms in space: why we are launching them

    Gaffney, C. & Phillips, B., 3/12/2018, The Conversation.

    Research output: Other contribution

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