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Dr Kirk Siddals - publications

List of publications


  • Siddals K.W, Allen J, Sinha S, Canfield A E, Kalra PA, Gibson JM. (2011). Apposite Insulin-like Growth Factor (IGF) Receptor Glycosylation Is Critical to the Maintenance of Vascular Smooth Muscle Phenotype in the Presence of Factors Promoting Osteogenic Differentiation and Mineralization. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 286(19), 16623-16630. eScholarID:133683 | DOI:10.1074/jbc.M110.202929
  • Westwood M, Tajbakhsh SH, Siddals, KW, Whatmore AJ, Clayton PE. (2011). Reduced Pericellular Sensitivity to IGF-I in Fibroblasts From Girls With Turner Syndrome: A Mechanism to Impair Clinical Responses to GH. Pediatric Research, 70(1), 25-30. eScholarID:133684 | DOI:10.1203/PDR.0b013e31821b570b


  • Oldroyd JC, Heald A, Bansal N, Vyas A, Siddals K, Gibson M, Clayton P, Cruickshank JK. (2009). Inflammatory markers and growth in South Asian and European origin infants in Britain: the Manchester Children's Growth and Vascular Health Study. Atherosclerosis, 207(1), 227-231. eScholarID:133685 | DOI:10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2009.03.045


  • Heald, A, Sharma, R, Anderson, S, Vyas, A, Siddals, KW, J Patel, Bhatnagar, D, D Prabharkaran, Rudenski, A, E Hughes, Durrington, PN, Gibson, JM, Cruickshank, (K. (2005). Dietary intake and the insulin-like growth factor system: effects of migration in two related populations in India and Britain with markedly different dietary intake. Public Health Nutrition, 8, 620-627. eScholarID:1d26739 | DOI:10.1079/PHN2005729
  • Heald, A, Anderson, S, Vyas, A, Siddals, KW, Patel, J, Yates AP, Bhatnagar, D, Prabhakaran D, Hughes, E, Rudenski, A, Durrington, PN, Gibson, JM, Cruickshank, (K. (2005). Marked differences in the IGF-system associated with migration in comparable populations of Gujaratis living in Sandwell UK and Gujarat India. Diabetologia, 48(9), eScholarID:1d26504 | DOI:10.1007/s00125-005-1871-7
  • Mishra M, Durrington PN, Mackness MI, Siddals KW, Kaushal K, Davies R, Gibson JM, Ray DW. (2005). The effect of atorvastatin on serum lipoproteins in acromegaly. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf), 62( 6), 650-5. eScholarID:1d19276 | DOI:10.1111/j.1365-2265.2005.02273.x


  • Heald A, C Golding, Sharma R, Siddals KW, C Lawton, Anderson S, Gibson JM, J E Cade. (2004). A substitution model of dietary manipulation is an effective means of optimising lipid profile, reducing C-reactive protein and increasing insulin-like growth factor-1. British Journal of Nutrition, 92, 809-818. eScholarID:1d26743 | DOI:10.1079/BJN20041262
  • Siddals KW, Marshman E, Westwood M, Gibson JM. (2004). Abrogation of insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) and insulin action by mevalonic acid depletion: synergy between protein prenylation and recep glycosylation pathways. J Biol Chem, 279(37), 38353-9. eScholarID:1d10003
  • Kaushal K, Heald A, Siddals KW, Sandhu MS, Dunger DB, Gibson JM, Wareham NJ. (2004). The impact of abnormalities in IGF and inflammatory systems on the metabolic syndrome. Diabetes Care, 27(11), 2682-8. eScholarID:1d10000