Dr Andrew Briscoe

Genomic Technologies Manager and Scientific Lead

Department: Core Research Laboratories
Division: Molecular Biology Laboratories

Other projects

Molluscan deep-sea diversity
Role: Member
Funding: Museum development

Publications

Laurito M, Briscoe AG, Almirón WR, Harbach RE (2017) Systematics of the Culex coronator complex (Diptera: Culicidae): morphological and molecular assessment. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, doi: 10.1093/zoolinnean/zlx053

Harbach RE, Dallimore T, Briscoe AG, Culverwell CL, Vaux AGC, Medlock JM (2017) Aedes nigrinus (Eckstein, 1918) (Diptera, Culicidae), a new country record for England, contrasted with Aedes sticticus (Meigen, 1838). ZooKeys, 671 : 119 - 130. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.671.12477

Williams ST, Foster PG, Hughes C, Harper EM, Taylor JD, Littlewood DTJ, Dyal P, Hopkins KP, Briscoe AG (2017) Curious bivalves: Systematic utility and unusual properties of anomalodesmatan mitochondrial genomes. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 110 : 60 - 72. doi: 10.1016/j.ympev.2017.03.004

Hartikainen H, Bass D, Briscoe AG, Knipe H, Green AJ, Okamura B (2016) Assessing myxozoan presence and diversity using environmental DNA. International Journal for Parasitology, 46 (12) : 781 - 792. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2016.07.006

Briscoe AG, Waeschenbach A (2016) High-throughput sequencing of complete mitochondrial genomes, In: Marine Genomics Methods and Protocols, Bourlat S (Eds). Springer :

Brodie J, Williamson C, Barker GL, Walker RH, Briscoe A, Yallop M (2016) Characterising the microbiome of Corallina officinalis , a dominant calcified intertidal red alga. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 92 (8) : fiw110 - fiw110. doi: 10.1093/femsec/fiw110

Briscoe AG, Bray RA, Brabec J, Littlewood DTJ (2016) The mitochondrial genome and ribosomal operon of Brachycladium goliath (Digenea: Brachycladiidae) recovered from a stranded minke whale. Parasitology International, 65 (3) : 271 - 275. doi: 10.1016/j.parint.2016.02.004

Maddock ST, Briscoe AG, Wilkinson M, Waeschenbach A, San MauroD, Day JJ, Littlewood DTJ, Foster PG, Nussbaum RA, Gower DJ (2016) Next-Generation Mitogenomics: A Comparison of Approaches Applied to Caecilian Amphibian Phylogeny. PLOS ONE, 11 (6) : e0156757 - e0156757. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0156757

Williamson C, Yesson C, Briscoe AG, Brodie J (2016) Complete mitochondrial genome of the geniculate calcified red alga, Corallina officinalis (Corallinales, Rhodophyta). Mitochondrial DNA Part B, 1 (1) : 326 - 327. doi: 10.1080/23802359.2016.1172048

Briscoe AG, Sivell D, Harbach RE (2017) The complete mitochondrial genome of Dixella aestivalis (Diptera: Nematocera: Dixidae). Mitochondrial DNA Part A, 28 (1) : 83 - 84. doi: 10.3109/19401736.2015.1110809

Jabbar A, Littlewood DTJ, Mohandas N, Briscoe AG, Foster PG, Müller F, Von Samson-HimmelstjernaG, Jex AR, Gasser RB (2014) The mitochondrial genome of Parascaris univalens - implications for a “forgotten” parasite. Parasites & Vectors, 7 (1) : 428 - 428. doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-7-428

Briscoe AG, Hopkins KP, Waeschenbach A (2016) High-Throughput Sequencing of Complete Mitochondrial Genomes., In: null, null : 45 - 64.

Courses taught

Short course: Integrating molecules with taxonomy and systematics
, London
5/2018.

Short course: Molecular diagnostics for species identification and evolutionary analysis
Natural History Museum, London
2/2018.

MSc: Molecular systematics
12/2016.

Introduction
Projects

Other projects

Molluscan deep-sea diversity
Role: Member
Funding: Museum development

Publications

Publications

Laurito M, Briscoe AG, Almirón WR, Harbach RE (2017) Systematics of the Culex coronator complex (Diptera: Culicidae): morphological and molecular assessment. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, doi: 10.1093/zoolinnean/zlx053

Harbach RE, Dallimore T, Briscoe AG, Culverwell CL, Vaux AGC, Medlock JM (2017) Aedes nigrinus (Eckstein, 1918) (Diptera, Culicidae), a new country record for England, contrasted with Aedes sticticus (Meigen, 1838). ZooKeys, 671 : 119 - 130. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.671.12477

Williams ST, Foster PG, Hughes C, Harper EM, Taylor JD, Littlewood DTJ, Dyal P, Hopkins KP, Briscoe AG (2017) Curious bivalves: Systematic utility and unusual properties of anomalodesmatan mitochondrial genomes. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 110 : 60 - 72. doi: 10.1016/j.ympev.2017.03.004

Hartikainen H, Bass D, Briscoe AG, Knipe H, Green AJ, Okamura B (2016) Assessing myxozoan presence and diversity using environmental DNA. International Journal for Parasitology, 46 (12) : 781 - 792. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2016.07.006

Briscoe AG, Waeschenbach A (2016) High-throughput sequencing of complete mitochondrial genomes, In: Marine Genomics Methods and Protocols, Bourlat S (Eds). Springer :

Brodie J, Williamson C, Barker GL, Walker RH, Briscoe A, Yallop M (2016) Characterising the microbiome of Corallina officinalis , a dominant calcified intertidal red alga. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 92 (8) : fiw110 - fiw110. doi: 10.1093/femsec/fiw110

Briscoe AG, Bray RA, Brabec J, Littlewood DTJ (2016) The mitochondrial genome and ribosomal operon of Brachycladium goliath (Digenea: Brachycladiidae) recovered from a stranded minke whale. Parasitology International, 65 (3) : 271 - 275. doi: 10.1016/j.parint.2016.02.004

Maddock ST, Briscoe AG, Wilkinson M, Waeschenbach A, San MauroD, Day JJ, Littlewood DTJ, Foster PG, Nussbaum RA, Gower DJ (2016) Next-Generation Mitogenomics: A Comparison of Approaches Applied to Caecilian Amphibian Phylogeny. PLOS ONE, 11 (6) : e0156757 - e0156757. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0156757

Williamson C, Yesson C, Briscoe AG, Brodie J (2016) Complete mitochondrial genome of the geniculate calcified red alga, Corallina officinalis (Corallinales, Rhodophyta). Mitochondrial DNA Part B, 1 (1) : 326 - 327. doi: 10.1080/23802359.2016.1172048

Briscoe AG, Sivell D, Harbach RE (2017) The complete mitochondrial genome of Dixella aestivalis (Diptera: Nematocera: Dixidae). Mitochondrial DNA Part A, 28 (1) : 83 - 84. doi: 10.3109/19401736.2015.1110809

Jabbar A, Littlewood DTJ, Mohandas N, Briscoe AG, Foster PG, Müller F, Von Samson-HimmelstjernaG, Jex AR, Gasser RB (2014) The mitochondrial genome of Parascaris univalens - implications for a “forgotten” parasite. Parasites & Vectors, 7 (1) : 428 - 428. doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-7-428

Briscoe AG, Hopkins KP, Waeschenbach A (2016) High-Throughput Sequencing of Complete Mitochondrial Genomes., In: null, null : 45 - 64.

Teaching and students

Courses taught

Short course: Integrating molecules with taxonomy and systematics
, London
5/2018.

Short course: Molecular diagnostics for species identification and evolutionary analysis
Natural History Museum, London
2/2018.

MSc: Molecular systematics
12/2016.