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Trudee Fair

Lecturer

School Of Agriculture & Food Science
Agriculture and Food Science
Belfield
Dublin 4

Tel: +353 1 7166298
Email: trudee.fair@ucd.ie

Biography

Education / Positions:
1986 - 1991: B.Agr.Sc. (Hons) UCD, Ireland, specialization in Animal Production.
1991 - 1992: M.Agr.Sc. UCD, Ireland.
1993 - 1996: Ph.D. UCD, Ireland and Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Copenhagen, Denmark.
1996- 1997: Postdoctoral fellow at INRA, Nouzilly, France
1998 - 2003: Postdoctoral fellow at UCD, Ireland.
2004: Research Scientist at UCD, Ireland.
2004 - to date: College Lecturer UCD, Ireland.

Professional

 

Associations

Association: International Embryo Transfer Society (IETS), Function/Role: *
Association: Society for the Study of Fertility (SSF), Function/Role: *
Association: European Embryo Transfer Association (AETE), Function/Role: *
Association: Irish Microscopical Society (IMS), Function/Role: *
Association: International Nucleolus Colloquium, Function/Role: *
       

Committees

Committee : SAFVM Research Committee
 

Education

Year 1991 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: BAgrSc Subject:
Year 1992 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: MAgrSc Subject:
Year 1996 Institution: University College Dublin
Qualification: PhD Subject:
         

Publications

 

Book Chapters

Fair T, Crozet N; (1999) 'Oogenesis and oocyte growth (in french)' In: In Hamamah S, Menezo Y (Eds): Ellipses: pp - (eds). Ovocyte et embryon de la physiologie a la pathologie. [Details]
Fair T, Hyttel P; (1997) 'Oocyte Growth in cattle - ultrastructure, transcription and developmental competence' In: In Motta PM (Ed) (eds). Microscopy of Reproduction and Development: a Dynamic Approach. [Details]
 

Peer Reviewed Journals

Aparicio IM, Garcia-Herreros M, Fair T, Lonergan P; (2010) 'Identification and regulation of glycogen synthase kinase-3 during bovine embryo development'. Reproduction (Cambridge, England), 140 (1):83-92. [DOI] [Details]
Bender K, Walsh S, Evans AC, Fair T, Brennan L; (2010) 'Metabolite concentrations in follicular fluid may explain differences in fertility between heifers and lactating cows'. Reproduction (Cambridge, England), 139 (6):1047-1055. [DOI] [Details]
Fair T; (2010) 'Mammalian oocyte development: checkpoints for competence'. Reproduction, fertility, and development, 22 (1):13-20. [DOI] [Details]
Berry, D. P., Lonergan, P., Butler, S. T., Cromie, A. R., Fair, T., Mossa, F., Evans, A. C. O., ; (2008) 'Negative influence of high maternal milk production before and after conception on offspring survival and milk production in dairy cattle'. Journal of Dairy Science, 91 (1):329-337. [Details]
Fair T, Lonergan P, Evans AC, Forde N, O'Gorman GM, Zielak AE, ; (2008) 'Use of microarray technology to profile gene expression patterns important for reproduction in cattle'. Reproduction in Domestic Animals, 43 Suppl 2 :359-367. [DOI] [Details]
Fair T, Lonergan P, ; (2008) 'In vitro-produced bovine embryos: dealing with the warts'. Theriogenology, 69 (1):17-22. [DOI] [Details]
Carter, F., Fair, T., Park, S., Wade, M., Evans, A.C.O., Lonergan, P. ; (2007) 'Gene expression profiling of immature and in vitro-matured bovine oocytes using affymetrix genechip technology'. REPRODUCTION FERTILITY AND DEVELOPMENT, 19 (1):248-248. [Details]
Corcoran, D, Rizos, D, Fair, T, Evans, ACO, Lonergan, P, ; (2007) 'Temporal expression of transcripts related to embryo quality in bovine embryos cultured from the two-cell to blastocyst stage in vitro or in vivo'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 74 :972-977. [Details]
Doyle, J., Ellis, S.A., Lonergan, P., Fair, T. ; (2007) 'Classical and non-classical major histocompatability complex class I gene expression in in vitro-derived bovine embryos'. REPRODUCTION FERTILITY AND DEVELOPMENT, 19 (1):250-250. [Details]
Lonergan, P, Woods, A, Fair, T, Carter, F, Rizos, D, Ward, F, Quinn, K, Evans, A, ; (2007) 'Effect of embryo source and recipient progesterone environment on embryo development in cattle'. Reprod Fert Develop, 19 :861-868. [Details]
Lonergan, P,Evans, ACO,Boland, E,Rizos, D,Fair, T,Duffy, P,Sung, LY,Du, F,Chaubal, S,Xu, J,Yang, X,Tian, XC; (2007) 'Pregnancy and fetal characteristics after transfer of vitrified in vivo and cloned bovine embryos'. Theriogenology, 68 (NA):1128-1137. [DOI] [Details]
Fair, T, Carter, F, Park, S, Evans, ACO, Lonergan, P, ; (2007) 'Global gene expression analysis during bovine oocyte in vitro maturation'. Theriogenology, 68 :91-97. [Details]
Corcoran, D; Fair, T; Park, S; Rizos, D; Patel, OV; Smith, GW; Coussens, PM; Ireland, JJ; Boland, MP; Evans, AC; Lonergan, P; ; (2006) 'Suppressed expression of genes involved in transcription and translation in in vitro compared with in vivo cultured bovine embryos'. Reproduction, 131 (4):651-660. [Details]
Lonergan P, Corcoran D, Fair T, ; (2005) 'Predicting embryo quality: mRNA expression and the preimplantation embryo'. Reproductive Biomedicine Online, 11 (3):340-348. [Details]
Rizos, D,Gutierrez-Adan, A,Moreira, P,O'Meara, C,Fair, T,Evans, ACO,Boland, MP,Lonergan, P; (2004) 'Species-related differences in blastocyst quality are associated with differences in relative mRNA transcription'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 69 (NA):381-386. [DOI] [Details]
Lonergan, P, Pedersen, HG, Rizos, D, Greve, T, Thomsen, PD, Fair, T, Evans, A, Boland, MP, ; (2004) 'Effect of the post-fertilization culture environment on the incidence of chromosome aberrations in bovine blastocysts'. BIOLOGY OF REPRODUCTION, 71 (4):1096-1100. [DOI] [Details]
Boland MP, Lonergan P, Rizos D, Gutiérrez-Adán A, Fair T, ; (2003) 'Effect of culture environment on embryo quality and gene expression - experience from animal studies'. Reproductive Biomedicine Online, 6 (NA):657-663. [Details]
Lonergan, P; Rizos, D; Gutierrez-Adan, A; Fair, T; Boland, MP; ; (2003) 'Oocyte and embryo quality: Effect of origin, culture conditions and gene expression patterns'. Reproduction in Domestic Animals, 38 (4):259-267. [Details]
Rizos, D; Fair, T; Papadopoulos, S; Boland, MP; Lonergan, P; ; (2002) 'Developmental, qualitative, and ultrastructural differences between ovine and bovine embryos produced in vivo or in vitro'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 62 (3):320-327. [DOI] [Details]
Brevini, TAL; Lonergan, P; Cillo, F; Francisci, C; Favetta, LA; Fair, T; Gandolfi, F; ; (2002) 'Evolution of mRNA polyadenylation between oocyte maturation and first embryonic cleavage in cattle and its relation with developmental competence'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 63 (4):510-517. [Details]
Hyttel, P; Viuff, D; Fair, T; Laurincik, J; Thomsen, PD; Callesen, H; Vos, PLAM; Hendriksen, PJM; Dieleman, SJ; Schellander, K; Besenfelder, U; Greve, T; ; (2001) 'Ribosomal RNA gene expression and chromosome aberrations in bovine oocytes and preimplantation embryos'. Reproduction, 122 (1):21-30. [Details]
Lonergan, P; Gutierrez-Adan, A; Pintado, B; Fair, T; Ward, F; De La Fuente, J; Boland, M; ; (2000) 'Relationship between time of first cleavage and the expression of IGF-I growth factor, its receptor, and two housekeeping genes in bovine two-cell embryos and blastocysts produced in vitro'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 57 (2):146-152. [Details]
Lonergan, P; Dinnyes, A; Fair, T; Yang, XZ; Boland, M; ; (2000) 'Bovine oocyte and embryo development following meiotic inhibition with butyrolactone I'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 57 (2):204-209. [Details]
Hyttel, P; Laurincik, J; Viuff, D; Fair, T; Zakhartchenko, V; Rosenkranz, C; Avery, B; Rath, D; Niemann, H; Thomsen, PD; Schellander, K; Callesen, H; Wolf, E; Ochs, RL; Greve, T; ; (2000) 'Activation of ribosomal RNA genes in preimplantation cattle and swine embryos'. Animal Reproduction Science, 60 (NA):49-60. [Details]
Enright, BP,Lonergan, P,Dinnyes, A,Fair, T,Ward, FA,Yang, X,Boland, MP; (2000) 'Culture of in vitro produced bovine zygotes in vitro vs in vivo: Implications for early embryo development and quality'. Theriogenology, 54 (NA):659-673. [DOI] [Details]
Hyttel, P; Fair, T; Avery, B; Callesen, H; Greve, T; ; (1999) 'Transcriptional activity and ultrastructure in bovine oocytes'. Reproduction in Domestic Animals, 34 (3-4):247-254. [Details]
Dinnyes, A; Lonergan, P; Fair, T; Boland, MP; Yang, XZ; ; (1999) 'Timing of the first cleavage post-insemination affects cryosurvival of in vitro-produced bovine blastocysts'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 53 (3):318-324. [Details]
Hyttel, P; Fair, T; Avery, B; Callesen, H; Greve, T; ; (1999) 'Transcriptional activity and ultrastructure in bovine oocytes (vol 34, pg 247, 1999)'. Reproduction in Domestic Animals, 34 (5):446-454. [Details]
Lonergan, P; Fair, T; Khatir, H; Cesaroni, G; Mermillod, P; ; (1998) 'Effect of protein synthesis inhibition before or during in vitro maturation on subsequent development of bovine oocytes'. Theriogenology, 50 (3):417-431. [Details]
Lonergan, P., Fair, T., Corcoran, D., Evans, A.C.O.; (2006) 'Effect of culture environment on gene expression and developmental characteristics in IVF-derived embryos'. Theriogenology, :137-152. [Details]
Corcoran, D., Fair, T, Lonergan, P.; (2006) 'Predicting embryo quality: mRNA expression and the preimplantation embryo'. Reproductive Biomedicine Online, :340-348. [Details]
Corcoran, D., Fair, T., Park, S., Rizos, D., Patel, O.V., Smith, G.W., Coussens, P.M., Ireland, J.J., Boland, M.P., Evans, A.C.O. & Lonergan, P.; (2006) 'Suppressed expression of genes involved in transcription and translation in in vitro compared to in vivo cultured bovine embryos. Reproduction, 131, 651-660'. REPRODUCTION, 131 (3):651-660. [Details]
Fair T, Gutierrez-Adan, Murphy, M, Rizos D, Martin F, Boland MP, Lonergan P.; (2004) 'Search for the bovine homolog of the murine Ped gene and the characterization of its mRNA during bovine preimplantation development'. BIOLOGY OF REPRODUCTION, 70 (2):488-494. [Details]
Fair T, Murphy M, Rizos D, Martin F, Boland MP, Lonergan P.; (2004) 'Analysis of differential maternal mRNA expression in developmentally competent and incompetent bovine 2-cell embryos'. MOLECULAR REPRODUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT, 67 (2):136-144. [Details]
Gutierrez-Adan, A; Rizos, D; Fair, T; Moreira, PN; Pintado, B; De La Fuente, J; Boland, MP; Lonergan, P; ; (2004) 'Effect of speed of development on mRNA expression pattern in early bovine embryos cultured in vivo or in vitro'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 68 (4):441-448. [Details]
Lonergan P, Rizos D, Gutierrez-Adan A, Fair T, Boland M.; (2003) 'Oocyte and Embryo Quality: Effect of Origin, Culture Conditions and Gene Expression Patterns'. Reproduction in Domestic Animals, 38 (4):259-267. [Details]
Lonergan P, Faerge I, Boland MP, Motlik J, Hyttel P. Fair T.; (2003) 'Ultrastructural modifications in bovine oocytes maintained in meiotic arrest in vitro using roscovitine or butyrolactone'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 64 (3):369-378. [Details]
Fair T. ; (2003) 'Oocyte growth and Acquisition of Developmental Competence'. ANIMAL REPRODUCTION SCIENCE, 78 :203-216. [Details]
Lonergan, P; Faerge, I; Hyttel, PM; Boland, M; Fair, T; ; (2003) 'Ultrastructural modifications in bovine oocytes maintained in meiotic arrest in vitro using roscovitine or butyrolactone'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 64 (3):369-378. [Details]
Fair, T.; (2003) 'Follicular Oocyte growth and Acquisition of Developmental Competence'. Animal Reproduction Science, 78 :203-216. [Details]
Brevini TA, Lonergan P, Cillo F, Francisci C, Favetta LA, Fair T, Gandolfi F.; (2002) 'Evolution of mRNA polyadenylation between oocyte maturation and first embryonic cleavage in cattle and its relation with developmental competence'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 63 (4):510-517. [Details]
Rizos D, Fair T, Papodopoulos S, Boland M.P., Lonergan P.; (2002) 'Developmental, qualitative and ultrastructural differences between ovine and bovine embryos produced in vivo or in vitro'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 62 (3):320-327. [Details]
Fair T, Hyttel P, Motlik J, Boland MP, Lonergan P.; (2002) 'Maintenance of meiotic arrest in bovine oocytes in vitro using Butryolactone 1: Effects on oocyte ultrastructure and nucleolus function'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 62 (3):375-386. [Details]
Fair T, Lonergan P, Dinnyes A, Cottell, Hyttel P, Ward FA, Boland MP.; (2001) 'Ultrastructure of bovine blastocysts following cryopreservation: effect of method of embryo production on blastocyst quality'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 57 (2):186-195. [Details]
Hyttel P, Viuff D, Fair T, Laurincik J, Thomsen PD, Callesen H, Vos PL, Hendriksen PJ, Dieleman SJ, Schellander K, Besenfelder U, Greve T.; (2001) 'Ribosomal RNA gene expression and chromosome aberrations in bovine oocytes and preimplantation embryos'. Reproduction, 122 (1):21-30. [Details]
Fair T, Hyttel P Lonergan P, Boland M.P.; (2001) 'Immunolocalization of nucleolar proteins during bovine oocyte growth, meiotic maturation and fertilization'. Biology of Reproduction, 64 :1516-1525. [Details]
Hyttel P, Laurincik J, Viuff D, Fair T, Zakhartchenko V, Rosenkranz C, Avery B, Rath D, Niemann H, Thomsen PD, Schellander K, Callesen H, Wolf E, Ochs RL, Greve T.; (2000) 'Activation of ribosomal RNA genes in preimplantation cattle and swine embryos'. Animal Reproduction Science, 2 :49-60. [Details]
Enright BP, Lonergan P, Dinnyes A, Fair T, Ward FA, Boland MP.; (2000) 'Culture of in vitro produced bovine zygotes in vitro vs in vivo: implications for early embryo development and quality'. Theriogenology, 54 (5):659-673. [Details]
Lonergan P, Gutierrez-Adan, Pintado B, Fair T, Ward FA, de la Fuente J, Boland MP.; (2000) 'Relationship between time of first cleavage and the expression of IGF-I growth factor, its receptor and two housekeeping genes in bovine two-cell embryos and blastocysts produced in vitro'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 57 (2):146-152. [Details]
Lonergan P, Dinnyes A, Fair T, Yang X, Boland MP.; (2000) 'Bovine oocyte and embryo development following meiotic inhibition with butyrolactone I'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 57 (2):204-209. [Details]
Hyttel P, Fair T, Avery B, Callesen H, Greve T; (1999) 'Transcriptional activity and ultrastructure in bovine oocytes'. Reproduction in Domestic Animals, 34 :247-254. [Details]
Dinnyés A, Lonergan P, Fair T, Boland MP, Yang X.; (1999) 'Effect of the time of first cleavage on the cryosurvival of in vitro produced bovine blastocysts'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 53 :318-324. [Details]
Hyttel P, Laurincik J, Terkelsen O, Viuff D, Fair T, Thomsen PD, Hay Schmidt A, Vajta G, Callesen H, Greve T; (1998) 'Activation of the ribosomal RNA genes in pre-implantation bovine embryos'. Reproduction in Domestic Animals, 33 :331-342. [Details]
Lonergan P, Fair T, Khatir H, Cesaroni G, Mermillod P; (1998) 'Effect of inhibition of protein synthesis for varying periods before in vitro maturation on subsequent development of bovine oocytes'. Theriogenology, 50 :417-431. [Details]
Van den Hurk R, Spek ER, Hage WJ, Fair T, Ralph JH and Schotanus K; (1998) 'Ultrastructure and viability of isolated bovine preantral follicles'. Human Reproduction, 4 (6):833-841. [Details]
Fair T, Hyttel P, Greve T, Boland M; (1997) 'Cytoplasmic ultrastructure of growing and fully grown bovine oocytes'. Anatomy and Embryology, 195 :327-336. [Details]
Fair T, Hulshof SCJ, Boland M, Hyttel P; (1997) 'Nucleus ultrastructure and transcriptional activity in bovine oocytes in preantral and early antral follicles'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 46 :208-215. [Details]
Hyttel P, Fair T, Callesen H and Greve T; (1997) 'Oocyte growth, capacitation and final maturation in cattle'. Theriogenology, 47 :23-32. [Details]
Fair T, Hyttel P, Greve T, Boland M; (1996) 'Nucleus structure and transcriptional activity in relation to oocyte diameter in cattle'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 43 :503-512. [Details]
Fair T, Hyttel P, Greve T; (1995) 'Bovine oocyte diameter in relation to maturational competence and transcriptional activity'. Molecular Reproduction and Development, 42 :437-442. [Details]
 

Conference Publications

N Mansouri-Attia, LJ Oliveira, F Carter, N Forde, P Lonergan1, T Fair; (2011) Expression of RSAD2 and TGF-β in bovine peripheral blood mononuclear cells during pregnancy: identification of potential biomarkers to determine pregnancy status International Embryo Transfer Society [Details]
Reddy E, Hue I, A. Al Naib, Mansouri-Attia N, P. Lonergan, T. Fair.; (2010) Characterisation of expression of Non-Classical MHC I antigens during mammalian post-implantation embryo development Systems Biology in Maternal Comunication with Gametes and Embryo [Details]
A. Al Naib, S. Mamo, G. O¿Gorman, P. Lonergan, T. Fair.; (2010) Regulation of non-classical Major Histocompatability Complex Class I mRNA expression in bovine embryos Systems Biology in Maternal Comunication with Gametes and Embryo [Details]
Mansouri-Attia N, Oliveira LJ, Carter F, Forde N, Lonergan P, Fair T; (2010) Synergistic actions of the interferon-tau (IFN-tau) on endometrium and peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC) are modulating immune factors during early pregnancy in cattle 8th European Congress on Reproductive Immunology [Details]
N Mansouri-Attia, N Forde, J F Roche, P Lonergan, T Fair. ; (2010) Immunological characterization of the bovine endometrial response to the presence of an embryo: Is the Th1/Th2 paradigm important? Society for the Study of Reproduction Annual Meeting [Details]
Grace M O¿Gorman, Shirley Ellis, lonergan P, Trudee Fair. ; (2009) Characterization of the Non-Classical Major Histocompatibility Complex Class-I Gene (NC1) Promoter in a Bovine Endometrial Cell Line 42nd Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Reproduction Pittsburgh, USA, [Details]
A. Al Naib, S. Mamo, P. Lonergan, T. Fair; (2009) Effect of interleukin-1β, -3 and -4 on bovine embryo development in vitro and MHC-I gene expression 35th Annual Conference of the IETS , 03-JAN-09 - 08-JAN-09 [Details]
A. Al Naib, N. Mansouri-Attia , G. M. O¿Gorman, S. Mammo, E. Reddy, T. Fair; (2009) Immunoregulation of bovine embryo development and implantation The 7th European Congress on Reproductive Immunology was successfully held from , in Marathon Greece Marathon, Greece, , 17-SEP-09 - 20-SEP-09 [Details]
Richardson, L., Hanrahan, J.P., Fair, T., O'Hara, L., Donovan, A., Lonergan, P., Evans, A.C.O.; (2008) Differences in the number of sperm penetrating cervical mucus from Belclare and Suffolk ewes Agricultural Research Forum Tullamore, Ireland, , 12-MAR-08 - 13-MAR-08 [Details]
Forde, N., Carter, F., Fair, T., Crowe, M., Evans, A.C.O., Spencer, T., Bazer, F.,O'Gaora, P., Mc Bride, R., Boland, M., Lonergan, P., Roche, J.; (2008) Effect of pregnancy and progesterone on gene expression in the uterine endometrium of cattle 41st Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Reproduction Hawaii, USA, , pp.67-68 [Details]
Mossa, F., Hildebrandt, T.T., Mihm, M., Kenny, D., Butler, S.T., Fair, T., Lonergan, P., Evans, A.C.O.; (2008) Undernutrition during the first trmester of pregnancy does not influence fetal growth, but may affect the developmentofthe circulatory system in cattle Summer workshop of the International Society for Developmental Origins of Adult Health and Disease (DOHaD) Nottingham, UK, [Details]
Mossa, F; Hildebrandt, TT; Mihm, M; Kenny, D; Butler, ST; Fair, T; Lonergan, P; Evans, ACO; (2008) Undernutrition during the first trimester of pregnancy does not influence fetal growth, but may affect the developmentofthe circulatory system in cattle Summer workshop of the International Society for Developmental Origins of Adult Health and Disease (DOHaD) Nottingham, UK, [Details]
Grace O¿Gorman, Shirley A. Ellis, Pat Lonergan, Trudee Fair; (2008) MHC-I gene expression in pre-implantation embryonic development in cattle American Society of Reproductive Immunology [Details]
Grace M. O¿Gorman, Shirley A. Ellis and Trudee Fair; (2008) Characterization of the promoter region regulating non-classical MHC-I gene expression during bovine pre-implantation embryo development EMBIC 4th Annual Workshop Barcelona [Details]
Lonergan, P., Carter, F., Evans, A., Fair, T.; (2007) Comparative aspects of oocyte quality Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the European Society for Domestic Animal Reproduction (ESDAR) Celle, Germany, , 21-SEP-07 - 22-SEP-07 [Details]
Tian, X., Smith, S.L., Everts, R.E., Lonergan, P., Du, F., Sung, L-Y, Zhang, S., Yang, L., Curchoe, C.,Xue, F., Sommers, A., Green, C.A., Oliveira, R., Rodriguez-Zas, S., Evans, A.C.O., Boland, M., Fair, T., Lewin, H.A., Yang, X.; (2007) Analyses of somatic cell nuclear reprogramming by the candidate and global gene expression approaches Second International Meeting on Mammalian Embryogenomics , 17-SEP-08 - 21-SEP-08 [Details]
Everts, R.E., Sommers, A., Green, C.A., Oliveira, R., Rodriguez-Zas, S., Sung, L-Y., Du, F., Evans, A.C.O., Boland, M., Fair, T., Lonergan, P., Renard, J.P., Yang, X., Tian, X., Lewin, H.A. ; (2007) Major differences in gene expression profiles revealed in day-25 trophoblast but not embryonic discs collected from cattle clones Second International Meeting on Mammalian Embryogenomics Paris, France, , 17-OCT-08 - 20-OCT-08 [Details]
Carter, F., Forde, N., Duffy, P., Wade, M., Fair, T., Crowe, M.A., Evans, A.C.O., Roche, J.F. and Lonergan, P. ; (2007) Progesterone profiles and embryo development in beef heifers with elevated progesterone concentrations . In: Royal, M eds. An International Conference: Fertility in Dairy Cows, bridging the gaps Liverpool, UK, , 30-AUG-07 - 31-AUG-07 , pp.9-9 [Details]
Berry, D.P., Lonergan, P., Butler, S.T., Cromie, A.R., Mossa, F., Fair, T. and Evans, A.C.O. ; (2007) Adult dairy cow performance is influenced by intrauterine environment . In: M Royal eds. An International Conference: Fertility in Dairy Cows, bridging the gaps Liverpool, UK, , 30-AUG-07 - 31-AUG-07 , pp.40-40 [Details]
Lonergan, P., Fair, T., Corcoran, D., Evans, A.C.O.; (2006) Effect of culture environment on gene expression and developmental characteristics in IVF-derived embryos Post-International Embryo Transfer Society Conference Symposium: 'Realizing the Promise of IVF in Cattle: Optimizing Embryonic and Fetal Survival' Orlando, Florida, USA, , 11-JAN-06 - 11-JAN-06 [Details]
Lonergan, P., Fair, T., Corcoran, D., Evans, A.C.O.; (2006) Effect of culture environment on gene expression and developmental characteristics in IVF-derived embryos Post-International Embryo Transfer Society Conference Symposium: 'Realizing the Promise of IVF in Cattle: Optimizing Embryonic and Fetal Survival' , 11-JAN-06 - 11-JAN-06 [Details]
Lonergan, P., Evans, A.C.O., Boland, E., Rizos, D., Sung, L-Y., Du, F., Chaubal, S., Fair, T., Scraggs, E., Duffy, P., Xu, J., Yang, X., Tian, X.C.; (2005) Pregnancy and fetal characteristics after transfer of vitrified in vivo and cloned bovine embryos Annual Meeting of the International Embryo Transfer Society [Details]
Evans, A.C.O., Park, S., Forde, N., Corcoran, D., Zielak, A., Smith, G.W., Ireland, J.J., Fair, T. Lonergan, P.; (2005) Genomic studies of ovarian follicles and embryos in cattle 1st European Farm Animal Functional Genomics Workshop Edinburgh, UK, , 18-SEP-05 - 20-SEP-05 [Details]
Corcoran, D., Fair, T., Rizos, D., Smith, G.W., Coussons, P.M., Patel, O.V, Ireland, J.J, Boland, M.P., Evans, A.C.O.; (2005) Identification of differentially expressed genes in bovine embryos cultured in vivo or in vitro Annual Meeting of the International Embryo Transfer Society [Details]
Doyle, J., Ellis, S., Evans, A.C.O., Lonergan, P., Fair, T.; (2005) Major histocompatibility complex class I mRNA expression during preimplantation embryo development Irish Fertility Society Inaugral AGM and First Scientific Meeting [Details]
Rizos, D., Gutierrez-Adan, P., Moreira, P., O'Meara, CM., Fair, T., Evans, A.C.O., Boland, M.P., Lonergan, P.; (2005) Species-related differences in blastocyst quality are associated with differences in relative mRNA expression Annual meeting of the International Embryo Transfer Society [Details]
Corcoran, D., Fair, T., Rizos, D., Boland, M.P., Evans, A.C.O., Lonergan, P.; (2005) Differentially expressed genes in bovine embryos cultures in vivo and in vitro Irish Fertility Society Inaugral AGM and First Scientific Meeting [Details]
Fair, T., Gutierrez-Adan, A., Murphy, M., Rizos, D., Martin, F., Evans, A., Boland, M.P., Lonergan, P.; (2003) Search for the bovine homolog of the murine Ped gene and its cxharacterization of its mRNA expression during bovine preimplantation development Science Foundation Ireland, Biotechnology Grant Holders Workshop, Killarney [Details]
Evans, A.C.O., Fair, T., Lonergan, P.; (2003) Functional geneomics of tissue development in reproduction Science Foundation Ireland, Biotechnology Grant Holders Workshop, Killarney [Details]
Doyle, J., Ellis, S.A., Lonergan, P., and Fair, T.; (2007) Classical and Non-Classical Major Histocompatability Complex Class I Gene Expression in In Vitro Derived Embryos1 International Embryo Transfer Association Kyoto, Japan, , 07-JAN-07 - 11-JAN-07 [Details]
Lonergan, P; Fair, T; Corcoran, D; Evans, ACO; ; (2006) THERIOGENOLOGY Effect of culture environment on gene expression and developmental characteristics in IVF-derived embryos , pp.137-152 [Details]
Corcoran, D; Fair, T; Lonergan, P; ; (2005) REPRODUCTIVE BIOMEDICINE ONLINE Predicting embryo quality: mRNA expression and the preimplantation embryo , pp.340-348 [Details]
                                                                                         

Research

Research Interests

1993 - 1995: EU Marie Curie Postgraduate Training and Mobility Individual Fellowship Award under the 4th framework AAIR programme. "Early Embryonic Development in Cattle ".

1996 - 2000: Danish Veterinary and Agricultural Research Council International Postdoctoral Fellow Mobility Award. "Nucleogenesis of during Bovine Oocyte and Embryo Development".

April 1999: EMBO Fellowship to attend an advanced practical microscopy course and international conference on "Confocal and Multi-photon Microscopy of Live Specimens".

2001 - 2004: Health Research Board Post-doctoral Fellowship. "The molecular biology of embryonic developmental competence acquisition".

2004- 2005: UCD Seed Funding Scheme (International Collaboration). "Prelimminary Studies on the role of the MHC-I on bovine preimplantaion embryo development".

2006 - 2009: Science Foundation Ireland PICA: "Characterization of the role of the MHC-I during bovine preimplantaion embryo development".

2007-2010: Pfizer Animal Health: "Molecular targets to manipulate reproduction in cattle"

2007-2010: Department of Agriculture and Food – Research Stimulus Fund: "Relationships among maternal environment, fetal development, follicle numbers and fertility in cattle"

2007-2012: Science Foundation Ireland Strategic Research Cluster: "Reproductive Biology Research Cluster: discovering and manipulating molecules to enhance fertility"