1. K. Kochan, H. Peng, H. Gwee, E. Izgorodina, V. Haritos, B.R. Wood, Raman spectroscopy as a tool for tracking cyclopropane fatty acids in genetically engineered: Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Analyst, 144,3, 2019.

2. E.S.H. Gwee, Z.L. Seeger, D.R.T. Dominique, Appadoo, Bayden R. Wood , Ekaterina I. Izgorodina, Influence of DFT Functionals and Solvation Models on the Prediction of Far-Infrared Spectra of Pt-Based Anticancer Drugs: Why Do Different Complexes Require Different Levels of Theory? ACS Omega, 4,3, 5254-5269, 2019.

3. J. Vongsvivut, D. Pérez-Guaita, B.R.Wood, P. Heraud, K. Khambatta, D. Hartnell, M.J. Hackett, M.J. Tobin, Synchrotron macro ATR-FTIR microspectroscopy for high-resolution chemical mapping of single cells. Analyst, 2019.

4. P. Tippayawat, M. Wongwattanakul, P. Boueroy, C. Hahnvajanawong, T. Boonmars, B.Wood, P. Heraud, P. Jearanaikoon, Evaluation of infrared spectral signature associated with pathology as biomarker for cancer progression in cholangiocarcinoma. Hepatobiliary Surgery and Nutrition, 8, 2019.


1. K. Al-Jorani, A. Rüther, M. Martin, R. Haputhanthri, G.B. Deacon, H. Lin Li, B.R. Wood, The application of ATR-FTIR spectroscopy and the reversible DNA conformation as a sensor to test the effectiveness of platinum(II) anticancer drugs. Sensors (Switzerland), 18, 12 , 2018.

2. S.H. Mokhtar, M.J. Kim, K.A. Magee, P.M. Aui, S.Thomas, M.M. Bakhuraysah, A.A. Alrehaili, J.A Lee, D.L Steer, R. Kenny,  C. McLean, M.F. Azari, A. Birpanagos, E. Lipiec, P. Heraud, B.R. Wood, S. Petratos, Amyloid-beta-dependent phosphorylation of collapsin response mediator protein-2 dissociates kinesin in Alzheimer's disease. Neural Generation Research, 13, 6, pp 1066-1080. 2018.

3. M. Martin, D. Perez-Guaita, D.W. Andrew, J.S. Richards, B.R. Wood, P. Heraud, Detection and Quantification of Plasmodium falciparum in Aqueous Red Blood Cells by Attenuated Total Reflection Infrared Spectroscopy and Multivariate Data Analysis. Journal of Visual Experiments, 4.10.3791/56797, 141, 2018.

4. K. Kochan, D. Perez-Guaita, J. Pissang, J. Jiang, A.Y. Peleg, D. McNaughton, P. Heraud, B.R. Wood, In vivo atomic force microscopy-infrared spectroscopy of bacteria. Journal of the Royal Society Interface,15, 140, 2018.

5. J. Czapla-Masztafiak, A. Kubas, A., Kayser, Y., Fernandes, D.L.A., Kwiatek, W.M., Lipiec, E., Deacon, G.B., Al-Jorani, K., Wood, B.R., Szlachetko, J., Sa, Mechanism of hydrolysis of a platinum(IV) complex discovered by atomic telemetry. Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry, 187, pp 56-61, 2018.

6. M.J.Tobin, J.Vongsvivut,D.E.Martin,K.H.Sizeland,M.J.Hackett,R.Takechi,N.Fimorgnari,V.Lam,J.C.Mamo,E.A.Carter, B.Swarbrick, P.A.Lay, D.A.Christensen, D.Perez-Guaita, E.Lowery,P.Heraud, B.R.Wood, L.Puskar, K.R.Bambery, Focal plane array IR imaging at the Australian Synchrotron, Infrared Physics and Technology. 94, pp 85-90, 2018.

7. R. Vernooij, R. R., Joshi,  M.D. Horbury, B. Graham, E. Izgorodina, V.G. Stavros, P.J. Sadler, L. Spiccia, B.R. Wood, Front cover: Spectroscopic Studies on Photoinduced Reactions of the Anticancer Prodrug, trans,trans,trans-[Pt(N3)2(OH)2(py)2]. Chemistry-A European Journal, 2018.

8. D. Perez-Guaita, K.M. Marzec, A. Hudson, C. Evans, C. Evans, T. Cherenko, C. Matthaus, M. Milijkovic, M. Diem, P. Heraud,  J.S. Richards, D. Andrew, D.A. Anderson, C. Doerig, J. Garcia-Bustos, D. McNaughton, B.R. Wood, Parasites under the Spotlight: Applications of Vibrational Spectroscopy to Malaria Research. Chemical Reviews, 118, 11, pp 5330-5358, 2018.

9. K. Kochan, H. Peng, B.R. Wood, V.S. Haritos, Single cell assessment of yeast metabolic engineering for enhanced lipid production using Raman and AFM-IR imaging. Biotechnology for Biofluids, 11, 1, 2018.

10. S. Pahlow, K. Weber, J. Popp, B.R. Wood, K. Kochan, A. Ruther, D. Perez-Guaita, P. Heraud, N. Stone, A. Dudgeon, B.Gardner, R. Reddy, D. Mayerich, R. Bhargava, Application of Vibrational Spectroscopy and Imaging to Point-of-Care Medicine: A Review. Applied Spectroscopy, 72, 1, 52-84, 2018.

11. M.M. Hlaing, B.R. Wood, D. McNaughton, J.I. Rood, E.M. Fox, M.A Augustin, Vibrational spectroscopy combined with transcriptomic analysis for investigation of bacterial responses towards acid stress. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 102, 1, pp 333-343, 2018.

12. E. Lipiec, D. Perez-Guaieta, J. Kaderli, B.R. Wood, R. Zenobi, Direct Nanospectroscopic Verification of the Amyloid Aggregation Pathway. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition, 52,28, pp 8519-8524, 2018.

13. E. Lipiec, B.R. Wood, A. Kulik, W.M. Kwiatek, G. Dietler, Nanoscale Investigation into the Cellular Response of Glioblastoma Cells Exposed to Protons,  Analytical Chemistry, 90,12, pp 7644-7650, 2018.

14. D. Perez-Guaita, K.  Kochan, M. Batty, C, Doerig, J. Garcia-Bustos, S. Espinoza, D.  McNaughton, P. Heraud, P., Wood, B.R, Multispectral Atomic Force Microscopy-Infrared Nano-Imaging of Malaria Infected Red Blood Cells. Analytical Chemistry, 2018.

15. A. Mignolet, A., Wood, B. R., E. Goormaghtigh, Intracellular investigation on the differential effects of 4 polyphenols on MCF-7 breast cancer cells by Raman imaging. Analyst, 143, 1, pp 258-269, 2018.

16. D. Pérez-Guaita, J. Kuligowski, B. Lendl, B.R. Wood, Assessment of discriminant models in infrared imaging using constrained repeated random sampling – Cross validation. Analytica Chimica Acta, 1033, pp 156-164, 2018.

17. K.  Al-Jorani, A. Rüther, R. Haputhanthri, G.B. Deacon, H.L. Carleen Cullinane, B.R. Wood, ATR-FTIR spectroscopy shows changes in ovarian cancer cells after incubation with novel organoamidoplatinum (ii) complexes. Analyst, 143, 24, 6087-6094, 2018.

18. J. Vongsvivut, V. Khanh Truong, N. Hameed, D.A. Beattie, M. Krasowska, S. Gras, G.S. Watson, J.A. Watson, D. Perez-Guaita, P. Heraud, B.R. Wood, J. Morikawa, S. Juodkazis, E.P. Ivanova, M.J Tobin, Recent Advances in Macro ATR-FTIR Microspectroscopic Technique for High Resolution Surface Characterisation at Australian Synchrotron IR Beamline, Mid-Infrared Coherent Sources, 2018.


1. A. Khoshmanesh, D. Christensen, D. Perez-Guaita, I. Iturbe-Ormaetxe, S.L. O’Neill, D. McNaughton, B.R. Wood, Screening of Wolbachia endosymbiont infection in Aedes aegypti mosquitoes using Attenuated Total Reflection mid-infrared spectroscopy, Analytical Chemistry,

2. M. Martin, D. Perez-Guaita, D.W. Andrew, J.S. Richards, B.R. Wood, P. Heraud, The effect of common anticoagulants in detection and quantification of malaria parasitemia in human red blood cells by ATR-FTIR spectroscopy, Analyst. 2017, 142.1192-1199. DOI: 10.1039/C6AN02075E

3. S.S. Nazeer, R. Samrid, D. Perez-Guaita, P. Prachaney, K. Chaisiwamongkol, P. Pakdeechote, P. Chaiyarit, B.R. Wood, Monitoring the biochemical alterations in hypertension affected salivary gland tissues using Fourier transform infrared hyperspectral imaging, Analyst. 2017,142:1269-1275. DOI: 10.1039/C6AN02074G

4. S. Roy, D. Perez-Guaita, D.W. Andrew, J.S. Richards, D. McNaughton, P. Heraud, B.R. Wood, Simultaneous ATR-FTIR based determination of malaria parasitemia, glucose and urea in whole blood dried onto a glass slide, Analytical Chemistry. (2017). DOI : 10.1021/acs.analchem.6b04578

5. J. Czapla-Masztafiak, J. J. Nogueira, E. Lipiec, W. M. Kwiatek, B. R. Wood, G. B. Deacon, Y. Kayser, D. L. Fernandes, M. V. Pavliuk and J. Szlachetko, The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2017, 8:805–811.

6. M. M. Hlaing, B. R. Wood, D. McNaughton, D. Ying, G. Dumsday and M. A. Augustin, Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 2017, 65:1724–1731.

7. L. Dao, J. Beardall. P. Heraud. Characterisation of Pb-induced changes and prediction of Pb exposure in microalgae using infrared spectroscopy. Aquatic Toxicology. 2017, 188:33-34.


1.D. Perez-Guaita, K. Kochan, M. Martin, D. W. Andrew, P. Heraud, J. S. Richards, B. R. Wood, Multimodal imaging of cells, Vib. Spec., 2016.

2.R. R Vernooij, T. Joshi, E. Shaili, M. Kubeil, D. R.T Appadoo, E. I. Izgorodina, B. Graham, P. J. Sadler, B. R. Wood, L. Spiccia, Comprehensive Vibrational Spectroscopic Investigation oftrans,trans,trans-[Pt(N3)2(OH)2(py)2], a Pt(IV) Diazido Anticancer Prodrug Candidate, Inorg. Chem., 2016, 55 (12), pp 5983–5992.

3.M. M. Hlaing, B. R. Wood, Don McNaughton, DanYan Ying, Mary Ann Augustin, Raman spectroscopic analysis of Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG in response to dehydration reveals DNA conformation changes, J. Biophotonics DOI: 10.1002/jbio.201600046, 2016.

4.M. J. Baker, R. Goodacre, C. Sammon, M. P. Marques, P. Gardner, W, Tipping, J. Sulé-Suso, B. R. Wood, H. J. Byrne, M. Hermes, P. Matousek, C. J. Campbell, S. El-Mashtoly, J. Frost, C. Phillips, M. Diem, A. Kohler, K. Lau, S. Kazarian, W. Petrich, G. Lloyd, I. Delfino, G. Cinque, M. Isabelle, N. Stone, C. Kendall, L. Jamieson, D. Perez-Guaita, L. Clark, K. Gerwert, I. Notingher, L. Quaroni, R. Bhargava, A. Meade and F. Lyng From themed collection Advanced Vibrational Spectroscopy for Biomedical Applications, Faraday Discuss., 187, 299-327, 2016.

5.R. Goodacre, V. Sergo, H. Barr, C. Sammon, Z. D. Schultz, M. J. Baker, D. Graham, M. P. Marques, J. Sulé-Suso, J. Livermore, K. Faulds, F. Sinjab, P. Matousek, C. J. Campbell, R. Dluhy, P. Gardner, C. Phillips, M. Diem, B. R. Wood, A. Apolonskiy, S. Kazarian, L. Fullwood, K. Gough, W. Petrich, G. Lloyd, O. Ibrahim, G. Cinque, G. D. Sockalingum, N. Stone, C. Kendall, S. McAughtrie, D. Perez-Guaita, L. Clark, K. Gerwert, A. Bonifacio, I. Notingher, P. Lasch, R. Bhargava, G. Lepert, K. Mader and C. Paterson, Clinical Spectroscopy: general discussion From themed collection Advanced Vibrational Spectroscopy for Biomedical Applications, Faraday Discuss., 187, 429-460, 2016.

6.C. Sammon, Z. D. Schultz, S. Kazarian, H. Barr, R. Goodacre, D. Graham, M. J. Baker, P. Gardner, B. R. Wood, C. J. Campbell, R. Dluhy, S. El-Mashtoly, C. Phillips, J. Frost, M. Diem, A. Kohler, P. Haris, A. Apolonskiy, H. Amrania, P. Lasch, Z. Zhang, W. Petrich, G. D. Sockalingum, N. Stone, K. Gerwert, I.  Notingher, R. Bhargava, N. Kröger-Lui, M. Isabelle and M. Pilling, Spectral Pathology: general discussion, From themed collection Advanced Vibrational Spectroscopy for Biomedical Applications, Faraday Discuss. 187, 155-186, 2016.

7.R. Goodacre, M. J. Baker, D. Graham, Z. D. Schultz, M. Diem, M. P. Marques, G. Cinque, R. Vernooij, J. Sulé-Suso, H. J. Byrne, K. Faulds, M. Hermes, H. Fleming, A. Bonifacio, R. Dluhy, P. Gardner, S. El-Mashtoly, B. R. Wood, K. Gough, S. Fornasaro, S. Kazarian, L. Jamieson, W. Petrich, G. D. Sockalingum, N. Stone, C. Kendall, F. Sinjab, P. Haris, A. Subaihi, S. Remiszewski, P. Hellwig, V. Sergo, K. Gerwert, C. Phillips and C. J. Campbell, Biofluids and other techniques: general discussion, From themed collection Advanced Vibrational Spectroscopy for Biomedical Applications, Faraday Discuss., 187, 575-601, 2016.

8.B.R. Wood, The importance of hydration and DNA conformation in interpreting infrared spectra of cells and tissues, Chem. Soc. Rev.45, 1980-1998, 2016.

9.Mignolet, A. Derenne, M. Smolina, B.R. Wood and E. Goormaghtigh, Review FTIR spectral signature of anticancer drugs. Can drug mode of action be identified? BBA-Proteins and Proteomics 1864, 85–101, 2016.

10.K. M. Marzec, A. Rygula, B. R Wood, S. Chlopicki, M. Baranska, High-resolution Raman imaging reveals spatial location of heme oxidation sites in single red blood cells of dried smears, Journal of Raman Spectroscopy, 47, 252-252, 2016.

11.D. Perez-Guaita, D. Andrew, P. Heraud, J. Beeson, D. Anderson, J. Richards, B. R. Wood, High resolution FTIR imaging provides automated discrimination and detection of single malaria parasite infected erythrocytes on glass, Faraday Discuss., 187, 341-352, 2016.


1.S. M. Fowler, B.R. Wood, M. Ottoboni, G. Baldi, P. Wynn, R. van de Ven and D. L. Hopkins, Imaging of Intact Ovine m. semimembranosus by Confocal Raman Microscopy, Food Bioprocess Technol, 8, 2279–2286, 2015.

2.E. Lipiec, K.R. Bambery, J. Lekki, M. J. Tobin, C. Vogel, D.R. Whelan, B. R. Wood, W. M. Kwiatek, SR-FTIR Coupled with Principal Component Analysis Shows Evidence for the Cellular Bystander Effect. Radiation Research, 184 (1), 73-82, 2015.

a.Almohammedi, S. M. Kapetanaki, B. R. Wood, E. L. Raven, N. M. Storey, A. J. Hudson, Spectroscopic analysis of myoglobin and cytochrome c dynamics in isolated cardiomyocytes during hypoxia and reoxygenation, Royal Society Interface, 12, 20141339, 2015.

3.J. Sá, J. Czapla-Masztafiak, E. Lipiec, Y. Kayser, W. Kwiatek, B.R. Wood, G.B. Deacon, G. Berger, F. Dufrasne, D.L.A. Fernandes and J. Szlachetko, The use of Resonant X-ray Emission Spectroscopy (RXES) for the electronic analysis of metal complexes and their interactions with biomolecules, Drug Discovery Today, 16, 1-6, 2015.

4.V. Zohdi, D.R. Whelan, B.R. Wood, J.T. Pearson, K.R. Bambery, M. J. Black, Importance of Tissue Preparation Methods in FTIR Micro-Spectroscopical Analysis of Biological Tissues: ‘Traps for New Users’, PLoS One, 10(2), e0116491, 2015.

5.D. Perez-Guaita, P. Heraud, K. M. Marzec, M. de la Guardia, M. Kiupel, B. R. Wood, Comparison of transflection and transmission FTIR imaging measurements performed on differentially fixed tissue sections, Analyst, 140, 2376-2382, 2015.

6.M. Kozicki, D. J. Creek, A. Sexton, B. J. Morahan, A. Wesełucha-Birczyńska, B. R. Wood, An attenuated total reflection (ATR) and Raman spectroscopic investigation into the effects of chloroquine on Plasmodium falciparum-infected red blood cells, Analyst, 140, 2236-2246, 2015.

7.H. J. Byrne, M. Baranska, G. J. Puppels, N. Stone, B. R. Wood, K. M. Gough, P. Lasch, P. Heraud, J. Sulé-Suso, G. D. Sockalingum, Spectropathology for the next generation: Quo vadis?, Analyst, 140, 2066-2073, 2015.

8.N. L. Garrett, R. Sekine, M. W. A. Dixon, L. Tilley, K. R. Bambery, B. R. Wood, Bio-sensing with butterfly wings: naturally occurring nano-structures for SERS-based malaria parasite detection, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., DOI: 10.1039/C4CP04930F 2015.

9.K. Kochan, P. Heraud, M. Kiupel, V. Yuzbasiyan-Gurkan, D. McNaughton, M. Baranska, B.R. Wood, Comparison of FTIR transmission and transfection substrates for canine liver cancer detection, Analyst, 140, 2402-2411, 2015.

10.K. M. Marzec, A. Rygula, B. R. Wood, S. Chlopicki, M. Baranska, High-resolution Raman imaging reveals spatial location of heme oxidation sites in single red blood cells of dried smears, J. Raman Spectrosc. 46, 76–83, 2015.

11.D. Pérez-Guaita, J. Kuligowski, S. Garrigues, G. Quintás, B. R. Wood, Assessment of the statistical significance of classifications in infrared spectroscopy based diagnostic models, Analyst 140(7), 2422-7, 2015.


1.E Lipiec, R Sekine, J Bielecki, WM Kwiatek, B.R. Wood, Molecular Characterization of DNA Double Strand Breaks with Tip-Enhanced Raman Scatteriing, Angewandte Chemie International Edition 53 (1), 169-172, 2014.

2.A Khoshmanesh, MWA Dixon, S Kenny, L Tilley, D McNaughton, B. R. Wood, Detection and Quantification of Early-Stage Malaria Parasites in Laboratory Infected Erythrocytes by Attenuated Total Reflectance Infrared Spectroscopy and Multivariate Analysis, Analytical Chemistry 86 (9), 4379-4386, 2014.

3.K. M. Marzec, D. Perez‐Guaita, M. De Veij, D. McNaughton, M. Baranska, B. R. Wood, Red Blood Cells Polarize Green Laser Light Revealing Hemoglobin′ s Enhanced Non‐Fundamental Raman Modes, Chem. Phys. Chem. 15 (18), 3963-3968, 2014.

4.E. Lipiec, K. R. Bambery, P. Heraud, C. Hirschmugl, J. Lekki, W. M. Kwiatek, B. R. Wood, Synchrotron FTIR shows evidence of DNA damage and lipid accumulation in prostate adenocarcinoma PC-3 cells following proton irradiation, J. Mol. Struct., 1073, 134-141, 2014.

5.F. Martin, M. Baker, J. Trevisan, P. Bassan, R. Bhargava, H. Butler, K. Dorling, P. Fielden, S. Fogarty, N. Fullwood, C. Hughes, K. Heys, P. Lasch, P. Martin-Hirsch, B. Obinaju, G. Sockalingum, J. Sule-Suso, R. Strong, M. Walsh, B. R. Wood, and P. Gardner, Using Fourier transform IR spectroscopy to analyze biological materials, Nature Protocols, 9, 1771–1791, 2014.

6.D.R. Whelan, T.J. Hiscox, J. I. Rood, K.R. Bambery, D. McNaughton, B.R. Wood, Detection of an en masse and reversible B- to A-DNA conformational transition in prokaryotes in response to desiccation, Royal Society Interface, 11, 20140454, 2014.

7.B.R. Wood, K.R. Bambery, M.W.A. Dixon, L. Tilley, M.J. Nasse, E. Mattson, C. Hirschmugl, Diagnosing malaria infected cells at the single cell level using focal plane array Fourier transform infrared imaging spectroscopy, Analyst, 139, 4769-4774, 2014.

8.E. Lipiec, J. Czapla, J. Szlachetko, Y. Kayser, W. Kwiatek, B.R.  Wood, G. B. Deacon, J. Sá, Novel in situ methodology to observe the interactions of chemotherapeutical Pt drugs with DNA under physiological conditions, Dalton Transactions, 43, 13839-13844, 2014.

9.E. Lipiec, K. R. Bambery, P. Heraud, W. Kwiatek, D. McNaughton, M. Tobin, C. Vogel, B. R. Wood, Monitoring UVR induced damage in single cells and isolated nuclei using SR–FTIR microspectroscopy and 3D confocal Raman imaging, Analyst, 139, 4200–4209, 2014.

10.B.R. Wood, M Kiupel, D McNaughton Progress in Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopic Imaging Applied to Venereal Cancer Diagnosis Veterinary Pathology Online 51 (1), 224-237, 2014.


1.P. Yu, K. Theodoridou, H. Xin, P.Y. Huang, Y. C. Lee, B.R. Wood, Synchrotron-Based       Microspectroscopic Study on the Effects of Heat Treatments on Cotyledon Tissues in Yellow-Type Canola (Brassica) Seeds, Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 61 7234-7241, 2013.

2.D.R. Whelan, K.R. Bambery, L. Puskar, D. McNaughton and B.R. Wood, Synchrotron Fourier Transform Infrared (FTIR) analysis of single living cells progressing through the cell cycle, Analyst, 138, 3891, 2013.

3.A.F. Chrimes, K. Khoshmanesh, S.Y. Tang, B.R. Wood, P.R. Stoddart. S.S. Collins, A. Mitchell, K. Kalantar-zadeh, In situ SERS probing of nano-silver coated individual yeast cells. Biosens Bioelectron, 49, 536-41, 2013.

4.E. Lipiec, G. Birarda, J. Kowalska, J. Lekki, L. Vaccari, A. Wiecheć, B.R. Wood, W.M. Kwiatek, A New Approach to Studying the Effects of Ionising Radiation on Single Cells Using FTIR Synchrotron Microspectroscopy, Radiation Physics and Chemistry 93, 135–141, 2013.

5.P. Heraud and B.R. Wood, Editorial-the latest thinking and developments in: Optical diagnosis Special Edition, Analyst, 138, 3861-3862, 2013.

6.V. Zohdi, B.R. Wood, J.T. Pearson, K.R. Bambery, M.J. Black, Evidence of altered biochemical composition in the hearts of adult intrauterine growth-restricted rats, European Journal of Nutrition 52, 749-758, 2013.

7.D.R. Whelan, K.R. Bambery, L. Puskar, D. McNaughton and B.R. Wood, Quantification of DNA in simple eukaryotic cells using Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy, J. Biophotonics 6, 775–784, 2013.


1.R. Puntharod, B.R. Wood, and K.J. Haller, Resonance Raman Enhancement of the 4 Band in Fe (TMPP) Cl at NIR Laser Excitation Attributed to Supramolecular Interaction, Advanced Materials Research, 506, 222-225, 2012.

2.B.R. Wood, M. Aaghari-Khiavi, E. Bailo, D. McNaughton and V. Deckert, Detection of nano-oxidation sites on the surface of hemoglobin crystals using Tip-enhanced Raman Scattering, Nano Lett. 12, 1555-1560, 2012.

3.M. Asghari-Khiavi, B.R. Wood, T. Hojati‚ P. Talemi, A. Downes, D. McNaughton and A. Mechler, Exploring the origin of tip enhanced Raman scattering; preparation of efficient TERS probes with high yield, Journal of Raman Spectroscopy, 43, 173–180, 2012.

a.Khoshmanesh, P. Cook and B.R. Wood, Quantitative Determination of Polyphosphate in Sediment using Attenuated Total Reflectance Fourier Transform Infrared (ATR-FTIR) Spectroscopy and Partial Least Squares Regression, Analyst 137 3704-3709, 2012.


1.D. McNaughton and B.R. Wood, Synchrotron Infrared Spectroscopy of Cells and Tissue Australian, Journal of Chemistry, 65, 218 – 228, 2011.

2.K.R. Bambery, B.R. Wood, D. McNaughton, Resonant Mie scattering (RMieS) correction applied to FTIR images of biological tissue samples, Analyst, 137, 126-132, 2011.

3.V. Zohdi, J.T. Pearson, B.R. Wood, K.R. Bambery, M.J. Black, Evidence of Altered Biochemical Composition in the Myocardium of Adult Intrauterine Growth Restricted Offspring using FTIR Micro-Spectroscopy: Implications for the Programming of Heart Disease, Pediatric Research,70, 291-291, 2011.

4.M. Asghari-Khiavi, J. Vongsvivut, J.I. Perepichka, I.A. Mechler, B.R. Wood, D. McNaughton and D. Bohle, Interaction of quinoline antimalarial drugs with ferriprotoporphyrin IX, a solid state spectroscopy study, Journal of Inorganic Biochemistry, 105, 1662-1669, 2011.

5.K. Lau, M. Hedegaard, J. Kloepper, R. Paus, B.R. Wood, V. Deckert, Visualization and characterisation of defined hair follicle compartments by Fourier transform infrared (FTIR) imaging without labeling, J. Dermatol. Sci. 63, 191-198, 2011.

6.D. Whelan, K.R. Bambery, P. Heraud, M. Tobin, M. Diem, D. McNaughton, B.R. Wood, Monitoring the reversible B to A-like transition of DNA in eukaryotic cells using Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy, Nucleic Acids Research, 39, 5439-5448, 2011.

7.B.R. Wood, E. Bailo, M. Asghari-Khiavi, L. Tilley, S. Deed, T. Deckert-Gaudig, D. McNaughton, V. Deckert, Tip-enhanced Raman scattering (TERS) from hemozoin crystals within a sectioned erythrocyte, Nano Letters 11, 1868-1873, 2011.

8.B.R. Wood, P. Stoddart, D. McNaughton, Molecular imaging of red blood cells by Raman spectroscopy, Australian Journal of Chemistry 64, 593-599, 2011.


1.M. Asghari-Khiavi, B.R. Wood, A. Mechler, K. Bambery, D. Buckingham, B. Cooke, D. McNaughton, Correlation of atomic force microscopy and Raman micro-spectroscopy to study the effects of ex vivo treatment procedures on human red blood cells, Analyst 135, 525-530, 2010.

2.P.R. Heraud, S. Caine, N.V. Campanale, T. Karnezis, D. McNaughton, B.R. Wood, M.J. Tobin, C.C.A. Bernard, Early detection of the chemical changes occurring during the induction and prevention of autoimmune-mediated demyelination detected by FT-IR imaging, Neuroimage 49, 1180-1189, 2010.

3.P.R. Heraud, E.S.S. Ng, S. Caine, Q.C. Yu, C.E. Hirst, R.A. Mayberry, A.J. Bruce, B.R. Wood, D. McNaughton, E. Stanley, A.G. Elefanty, Fourier transform infrared microspectroscopy identifies early lineage commitment in differentiating human embryonic stem cells, Stem Cell Research 4, 140-147, 2010.

4.K. Munro, K. Bambery, E. Carter, L. Puskar, M. Tobin, B.R. Wood, C. Dillon, Synchrotron radiation infrared microspectroscopy of arsenic-induced changes to intracellular biomolecules in live leukemia cells, Vibrational Spectroscopy 53, 39-44, 2010.

5.R. Puntharod, K. Haller, B.R. Wood, Investigation of hematin in 0.1M NaOH by microscopy and spectroscopy, Journal of the Microscopy Society of Thailand 24, 69-72, 2010.

6.P. Ratchadaporn, G.T. Webster, M. Asghari-Khiavi, K.R. Bambery, F. Safinejad, S. Rivadehi, S.J. Langford, K.J. Haller, B.R. Wood, Supramolecular interactions playing an integral role in the near-infrared Raman "Excitonic" enhancement observed in beta-Hematin (Malaria Pigment) and other related heme derivatives, Journal of Physical Chemistry B 114, 12104-12115, 2010.

7.M. Tobin, L. Puskar, R. Barber, E. Harvey, P. Heraud, B.R. Wood, K. Bambery, C. Dillon, K. Munro, FTIR spectroscopy of single live cells in aqueous media by synchrotron IR microscopy using microfabricated sample holders, Vibrational Spectroscopy 53, 34-38, 2010.

8.T. Vahlsing, U. Damm, V. Kondepati, S. Leonhardt, M. Brendel, B.R. Wood, M. Heise, Transmission infrared spectroscopy of whole blood - complications for quantitative analysis from leucocyte adhesion during continuous monitoring, Journal of Biophotonics 3, 567-578, 2010.


1.M. Asghari-Khiavi, A.I. Mechler, K.R. Bambery, D. McNaughton, B.R. Wood, A resonance Raman spectroscopic investigation into the effects of fixation and dehydration on heme environment of hemoglobin, Journal of Raman Spectroscopy 40, 1668-1674, 2009.

2.M. Berman, A. Phatak, R. Lagerstrom, B.R. Wood, ICE: a new method for the multivariate curve resolution of hyperspectral images, Journal of Chemometrics, 23, 101-116, 2009.

3.M.M. Mariani, P. Lampen, J. Popp, B.R. Wood, V. Deckert, Impact of fixation on in vitro cell culture lines monitored with Raman spectroscopy, Analyst 134, 1154-1161, 2009.

4.G.T. Webster, D. McNaughton, B.R. Wood, Aggregated enhanced Raman scattering in Fe(III)PPIX solutions: The effects of concentration and chloroquine on excitonic interactions, Journal of Physical Chemistry B 113, 6910-6916, 2009.

5.G.T. Webster, K.A. de Villiers, T.J. Egan, S. Deed, L. Tilley, M.J. Tobin, K.R. Bambery, D. McNaughton, B.R. Wood, Discriminating the intraerythrocytic lifecycle stages of the Malaria parasite using synchrotron FT-IR microspectroscopy and an artificial neural network, Analytical Chemistry 81, 2516-2524, 2009.

6.B.R. Wood, A. Hermelink, P. Lasch, K.R. Bambery, G.T. Webster, M. Asghari-Khiavi, B.M. Cooke, S. Deed, D. Naumann, D. McNaughton, Resonance Raman microscopy in combination with partial dark-field microscopy lights up a new path in malaria diagnostics, Analyst 134, 1119-1125, 2009.


1.A. Chiovitti, P.R. Heraud, T.M. Dugdale, O.M. Hodson, R.C. Curtain, R.R. Dagastine, B.R. Wood, R. Wetherbee, Divalent cations stabilize the aggregation of sulfated glycoproteins in the adhesive nanofibers of the biofouling diatom Toxarium undulatum, Soft Matter, 4, 811-820, 2008.

2.P.R. Heraud, S. Stojkovic, J. Beardall, D. McNaughton, B.R. Wood, Intercolonial variability in macromolecular composition in P-starved and P-replete Scenedesmus populations revealed by infrared microspectroscopy, Journal of Phycology, 44, 1335-1339, 2008.

3.G.J. Ooi, J.G. Fox, K.K.W. Siu, R. Lewis, K.R. Bambery, D. McNaughton, B.R. Wood, Fourier transform infrared imaging and small angle x-ray scattering as a combined biomolecular approach to diagnosis of breast cancer, Medical Physics, 35, 2151-2161, 2008.

4.Y. Wang, R.I. Boysen, B.R. Wood, M. Kansiz, D. McNaughton, M.T.W. Hearn, Determination of the secondary structure of proteins in different environments by FTIR-ATR spectroscopy and PLS regression, Biopolymers, 89, 895-905, 2008.

5.G.T. Webster, L. Tilley, D. McNaughton, B.R. Wood, Resonance Raman spectroscopy can detect structural changes in haemozoin (malaria pigment) following incubation with chloroquine in infected erythrocytes, Federation of European Biochemical Societies Letters, 582, 1087-1092, 2008.

6.B.R. Wood, T. Chernenko, C. Matthaus, M. Diem, C.H. Chong, U. Bernhard, C. Jene, A.A. Brandli, D. McNaughton, M.J. Tobin, A.O. Trounson, O. Lacham, Shedding new light on the molecular architecture of oocytes using a combination of synchrotron Fourier transform-infrared and Raman spectroscopic mapping, Analytical Chemistry, 80, 9065-9072, 2008.


1.S.F. Chew, B.R. Wood, C. Kanaan, J. Browning, D. Macgregor, I.D. Davis, J. Cebon, B.D. Tait, D. McNaughton, Fourier transform infrared imaging as a method for detection of HLA class I expression in melanoma without the use of antibody, Tissue Antigens: Immune Response Genetics, 69, 252-258, 2007.

2.P.R. Heraud, J. Beardall, D. McNaughton, B.R. Wood, In vivo prediction of the nutrient status of individual microalgal cells using Raman microspectroscopy, FEMS Microbiology Letters, 275, 24-30, 2007.

3.P.R. Heraud, S. Caine, G.D. Sanson, R.M. Gleadow, B.R. Wood, D. McNaughton, Focal plane array infrared imaging: a new way to analyse leaf tissue, New Phytologist, 173, 216-225, 2007.

4.L. Puskar, R. Tuckermann, T. Frosch, J. Popp, V. Ly, D. McNaughton, B.R. Wood, Raman acoustic levitation spectroscopy of red blood cells and Plasmodium falciparum trophozoites, Lab on a Chip, 7, 1125-1131, 2007.

5.K.S. Shelly, T. Higgins, J. Beardall, B.R. Wood, D. McNaughton, P.R. Heraud, Characterising nutrient-induced fluorescence transients (NIFTs) in nitrogen-stressed Chlorella emersonii (Chlorophyta), Phycologia, 46, 503-512, 2007.

6.Solomonov, M. Osipova, Y. Feldman, C. Baehtz, K. Kjaer, I.K. Robinson, G.T. Webster, D. McNaughton, B.R. Wood, I. Weissbuch, L. Leiserowitz, Crystal nucleation, growth, and morphology of the synthetic malaria pigment beta-hematin and the effect thereon by quinoline additives: The malaria pigment as a target of various antimalarial drugs, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 129, 2615-2627, 2007.

7.B.R. Wood, P. Caspers, G. Puppels, S. Pandiancherri, D. McNaughton, Resonance Raman spectroscopy of red blood cells using near-infrared laser excitation, Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 387, 1691-1703, 2007.


1.K.R. Bambery, E. Schultke, B.R. Wood, S. Rigley-MacDonald, K. Ataelmannan, R.W. Griebel, B.H. Juurlink, D. McNaughton, A Fourier transform infrared microspectroscopic imaging investigation into an animal model exhibiting glioblastoma multiforme, Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta-Biomembranes, 1758, 900-907, 2006.

2.T.J. Egan, J. Chen, K.A. de Villiers, T.E. Mabotha, K.J. Naidoo, K.K. Ncokazi, S.J. Langford, D. McNaughton, S. Pandiancherri, B.R. Wood, Haemozoin (beta-haematin) biomineralization occurs by self-assembly near the lipid/water interface, Febs Letters, 580, 5105-5110, 2006.

3.P.R. Heraud, B.R. Wood, J. Beardall, D. McNaughton, Effects of pre-processing of Raman spectra on in vivo classification of nutrient status of microalgal cells, Journal of Chemometrics, 20, 193-197, 2006.

4.T. Itoh, K. Hashimoto, V. Biju, M. Ishikawa, B.R. Wood, Y. Ozaki, Elucidation of interaction between metal-free tetraphenylporphine and surface Ag atoms through temporal fluctuation of surface-enhanced resonance Raman scattering and background-light emission, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 110, 9579-9585, 2006.

5.B.R. Wood, K.R. Bambery, C.J. Evans, M.A. Quinn, D. McNaughton, A three-dimensional multivariate image processing technique for the analysis of FTIR spectroscopic images of multiple tissue sections, B M C Medical Imaging, 6, 1-9, 2006.

6.B.R. Wood, D. McNaughton, Resonance Raman spectroscopy in malaria research, Expert Review of Proteomics, 3, 525-544, 2006.


1.D.E. Crombie, I.R. Mackay, B.R. Wood, D. McNaughton, M.J. Rowley, Hepatobiliary and pancreatic: liver histopathology: Fourier transform infrared microspectroscopic imaging for objective and quantifiable assessment of liver biopsies, Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 20, 485, 2005.

2.D.E. Crombie, M. Turer, B.B. Zuasti, B.R. Wood, D. McNaughton, K.S. Nandakumar, R. Holmdahl, M.I. Van Damme, M.J. Rowley, Destructive effects of murine arthritogenic antibodies to type II collagen on cartilage explants in vitro., Arthritis Research & Therapy, 7, R927-R937, 2005.

3.P.R. Heraud, B.R. Wood, M.J. Tobin, J. Beardall, D. McNaughton, Mapping of nutrient-induced biochemical changes in living algal cells using synchrotron infrared microspectroscopy, FEMS Microbiology Letters, 249, 219-225, 2005.

4.B. Mohlenhoff, M. Romeo, M. Diem, B.R. Wood, Mie-type scattering and non-Beer-Lambert absorption behavior of human cells in infrared microspectroscopy, Biophysical Journal, 88, 3635-3640, 2005.

5.B.R. Wood, L.J. Hammer, L.I. Davis, D. McNaughton, Raman microspectroscopy and imaging provides insights into heme aggregation and denaturation within human erythrocytes, Journal of Biomedical Optics, 10, 1-13, 2005.

6.B.R. Wood, L.J. Hammer, D. McNaughton, Resonance Raman spectroscopy provides evidence of heme ordering within the functional erythrocyte, Vibrational Spectroscopy, 38, 71-78, 2005.

7.B.R. Wood, P.R. Heraud, S. Stojkovic, D. Morrison, J. Beardall, D. McNaughton, A portable Raman acoustic levitation spectroscopic system for the identification and environmental monitoring of algal cells, Analytical Chemistry, 77, 4955-4961, 2005.

8.B.R. Wood, D. McNaughton, The use of Fourier Transform Infrared spectroscopy (FTIR) to detect loss of HLA class I molecule expression in melanoma, Tissue Antigens, 66, 378-379, 2005.


1.K.R. Bambery, B.R. Wood, M.A. Quinn, D. McNaughton, Fourier transform infrared imaging and unsupervised hierarchical clustering applied to cervical biopsies, Australian Journal of Chemistry, 57, 1139-1143, 2004.

2.B.R. Wood, L. Chiriboga, H. Yee, M.A. Quinn, D. McNaughton, M. Diem, Fourier transform infrared (FTIR) spectral mapping of the cervical transformation zone, and dysplastic squamous epithelium, Gynecologic Oncology, 93, 59-68, 2004.

3.B.R. Wood, S.J. Langford, B.M. Cooke, J. Lim, F.K. Glenister, M. Duriska, J.K. Unthank, D. McNaughton, Resonance Raman spectroscopy reveals new insight into the electronic structure of -hematin and malaria pigment, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 126, 9233-9239, 2004.


1.M.J. Romeo, B.R. Wood, M.A. Quinn, D. McNaughton, Removal of blood components from cervical smears: implications for cancer diagnosis using FTIR spectroscopy, Biopolymers, 72, 69-76, 2003.

2.*B.R. Wood, S.J. Langford, B.M. Cooke, F.K. Glenister, J. Lim, D. McNaughton, Raman imaging of hemozoin within the food vacuole of Plasmodium falciparum trophozoites, FEBS Letters, 554, 247-252, 2003.


1.M.J. Romeo, B.R. Wood, D. McNaughton, Observing the cyclical changes in cervical epithelium using infrared microspectroscopy, Vibrational Spectroscopy, 28, 167-175, 2002.

2.B.R. Wood, D. McNaughton, Micro-Raman characterization of high- and low-spin heme moieties within single living erythrocytes, Biopolymers, 67, 259-262, 2002.

3.B.R. Wood, D. McNaughton, Raman excitation wavelength investigation of single red blood cells in vivo, Journal of Raman Spectroscopy, 33, 517-523, 2002.


1.J. Beardall, T. Berman, P. Heraud, M.O. Kadiri, B. Light, G. Patterson, S. Roberts, B. Sulzberger, E. Sahan, U. Euhlinger, B.R. Wood, A comparison of methods for detection of phosphate limitation in microalgae, Aquatic Sciences, 63, 107-121, 2001.

2.M. Giordano, M. Kansiz, P. Heraud, J. Beardall, B.R. Wood, D. McNaughton, Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy as a novel tool to investigate changes in intracellular macromolecular pools in the marine microalga Chaetoceros muellerii (Bacillariophyceae), Journal of Phycology, 37, 271-279, 2001.

3.B.R. Wood, B. Tait, D. McNaughton, Micro-Raman characterisation of the R to T state transition of haemoglobin within a single living erythrocyte, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Molecular Cell Research, 1539, 58-70, 2001.


1.B.R. Wood, B. Tait, D. McNaughton, Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy as a Tool for Detecting Early Lymphocyte Activation: A New Approach to Histocompatibility Matching, Human Immunology, 61, 1307-1315, 2000.

2.B.R. Wood, B. Tait, D. McNaughton, Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy as a Method for Monitoring the Molecular Dynamics of Lymphocyte Activation, Applied Spectroscopy, 54, 353-359, 2000.


1.M. Kansiz, P.R. Heraud, B.R. Wood, F.R. Burden, J. Beardall, D. McNaughton, Fourier transform infrared microspectroscopy and chemometrics as a tool for the discrimination of cyanobacterial strains, Phytochemistry, 52, 407-417, 1999.