Dr Neil R. McEwan

School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences
Robert Gordon University
Language Editor
E-mail: n.mcewan@rgu.ac.uk
Page: http://https://www.aber.ac.uk/en/ibers/staff-profiles/listing/profile/nrm

Fields of interest

Gut microbiology; Genetics; Rumen ciliates; Ruminants; Horses; Rabbits; Dogs; Nitrogen Fixation; Frankia

Recent publications

Newbold C.J., de la Fuente G., Belanche A., Ramos-Morales E. and McEwan N.R. (2015) The role of protozoa in the rumen. Frontiers in Microbiology 6:  01313

Douglas J.-L., Worgan H.J., Easton G.L., Poret L., Wolf B.T., Edwards A., Davies E., Ross D. and McEwan N.R. (2016) Microbial diversity in the digestive tract of two different breeds of sheep. Journal of Applied Microbiology 120: 1382-1389

Bełżecki G., Miltko R., Michałowski T. and McEwan N.R. (2016) Methods for the cultivation of ciliate protozoa from the large intestine of horses.  FEMS Microbiology Letters 363: fnv233

Edmunds J.L., Worgan H.J., Dougal K., Girdwood S.E., Douglas J.-L. and McEwan N.R. (2016) In vitro analysis of the effect of supplementation with activated charcoal on the equine hindgut. Journal of Equine Science 27: 49-55

Potts S., Thatcher R., Jones A.W., Warren L.K., Tenbroeck S.H., Nottage F. and McEwan N.R. (2015) Sweat composition shows intra-animal regional variation in the horse Veterinary Dermatology 26: 374-375

Humphreys H.S. and McEwan N.R. (2015) Canine hip dysplasia in Tibetan Terriers. Veterinary Record 176: 387

Winton C.L., Plante Y., Hind P., McMahon R., Hegarty M.J., McEwan N.R., Davies-Morel M.C.G., Powell W. and Nash D.M. (2015) Comparative genetic diversity in a sample of pony breeds from the UK and North America: A case study in the conservation of global genetic resources Ecology and Evolution 5: 3507-3522

McEwan N.R., Snelling T.J., Collins T., Girdwood S.E., Wilkinson T., Dougal K., Jones D.L. and Godbold D.L. (2015) Lobes on Alnus glutinosa nodules contain a single major ribotype of Frankia. Endocytobiosis and Cell Research 26: 83-86

Castro-Carrera T., Toral P.G., Frutos P., McEwan N.R., Hervás G., Abecia L., Pinloche E., Girdwood S.E. and Belenguer A. (2014) Rumen bacterial community evaluated by 454 pyrosequencing and T-RFLP analyses in dairy sheep fed marine algae. Journal of Dairy Science 97: 1661-1669

Blackmore T.M., Dugdale A., Argo C.McG., Curtis G., Pinloche E., Harris P.A., Worgan H.J., Girdwood S.E., Newbold C.J. and McEwan N.R. (2013) Strong Stability and Host Specific Bacterial Community in Faeces of Ponies. PLoS ONE 8: e75079