Professor Dave Burt

Director, UQ Genomics

Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
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  • Doctor of Philosopjy, University of Leicester


  • Velová, Hana, Gutowska-Ding, Maria W., Burt, David W. and Vinkler, Michal (2018) Toll-like receptor evolution in birds: gene duplication, pseudogenisation and diversifying selection. Molecular Biology and Evolution, 35 9: 2170-2184. doi:10.1093/molbev/msy119

  • Giotis, Efstathios S., Scott, Alistair, Rothwell, Lisa, Hu, Tuanjun, Talbot, Richard, Todd, Daniel, Burt, David W., Glass, Elizabeth J. and Kaiser, Pete (2018) Chicken anaemia virus evades host immune responses in transformed lymphocytes. Journal of General Virology, 99 3: 321-327. doi:10.1099/jgv.0.001011

  • Cheng, Yuanyuan and Burt, David W. (2018) Chicken genomics. International Journal of Developmental Biology, 62 1-2-3: 265-271. doi:10.1387/ijdb.170276yc

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Book Chapter

  • Burt, D.W. (2006). Chicken Genome: current status and future opportunities. In Hillary E. Sussman and Maria A. Smit (Ed.), Genomes (pp. 1-1) Woodbury, New York, United States: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press.

  • Burt, D. W. (2006). The chicken genome. In J. Volff and N. Würzburg (Ed.), Vertebrate genomes (pp. 123-137) Basel, Switzerland: Karger Press.

  • Tickle, Cheryll and Burt, David W. (2004). Chicken genome. In Encyclopedia of molecular cell biology and molecular medicine 2nd ed. (pp. 1-1) Milton, QLD, Australia: Wiley & Sons.

  • Burt, D. W. (2003). Comparative genomics. In W. M. Muir and S. E. Aggrey (Ed.), Poultry breeding and biotechnology (pp. 563-606) Wallingford, OX, United Kingdom: CABI . doi:10.1079/9780851996608.0563

  • Burt, D. W. and Brammar, W. J. (1985). Bacteriophage Lambda as a vector. In Robert H. Pritchard and I. B. Holland (Ed.), Basic cloning techniques: a manual of experimental procedures (pp. 143-169) New York, United States: Blackwell Scientific Publications.

  • Burt, D. W,, Beecroft, L. J., Mullins, J. J., Pioli, D., George, H., Brooks, J., Walker, J. and Brammar, W. J. (1985). Mouse renin gene structure, evolution and function. In Vladimir Kostka (Ed.), Aspartic Proteinases and their inhibitors: Proceedings of the FEBS Advanced Course No. 84107, Prague, Czechoslovakia, August 20-24, 1984 (pp. 1-1) Berlin, Germany: Walter de Gruyter.

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