Beasley, J., Shorrock, G., Neumann, R., May, C.A. & Wetton, J.H. (2021) Massively parallel sequencing & capillary electrophoresis of a novel panel of falcon STRs: concordance with minisatellite DNA profiles from historical wildlife crime. Forensic Science International: Genetics, p.102550. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fsigen.2021.102550
Ongaro L, May CA et al. (2019) The genomic impact of european colonization of the Americas. Current Biology 29(23), pp.3974-3986 DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2019.09.076
Poriswanish N, & May CA (2018) Recombination hotspots in an extended human pseudoautosomal domain predicted from double-strand break maps & characterized by sperm-based crossover analysis. PLOS Genetics.14 (10):e1007680.https://doi.org/10.1371
Odenthal-Hesse L, & May CA (2014). Transmission distortion affecting human noncrossover but not crossover recombination: a hidden source of meiotic drive. PLOS Genetics. DOI:10.1371/journal.pgen.1004106
Sarbajna S, & May CA (2012). A major recombination hotspot in the XqYq pseudoautosomal region gives new insight into processing of human gene conversion events. Hum Mol Genet, 21(9), 2029-2038. DOI:10.1093/hmg/dds019
Berg IL, May CA, et al. (2010). PRDM9 variation strongly influences recombination hot-spot activity & meiotic instability in humans.. Nat Genet, 42(10), 859-863.
Jeffreys AJ & May CA (2004) Intense & highly localised gene conversion activity in human meiotic crossover hot spots. Nature Genetics 36(2),151-156. DOI:10.1038/ng1287
Jeffreys AJ & May CA (2003) DNA enrichment by allele-specific hybridization (DEASH): a novel method for haplotyping & for detecting low frequency base-substitutional variants and recombinant DNA molecules. Genome Research 13, 2316-2324. DOI:10.1101/gr.1214603
May CA, et al. (2002) Crossover clustering & rapid decay of linkage disequilibrium in the Xp/Yp pseudoautosomal gene SHOX. Nature Genetics 31,272-275. DOI:10.1038/ng918
May CA, et al. (2000) Human minisatellite sperm mutation frequency following radiotherapy. Mutation Research 453: 67-75. DOI: 10.1016/s027-5707(00)00085-3
May CA, et al. (1996) Mutation rate heterogeneity & the generation of allele diversity at the human minisatellite locus MS205 (D16S309). Human Molecular Genetics 5: 1823-1833.
Armour JAL, Anttinen T, May CA, et al. (1996) Minisatellite diversity supports a recent African origin for modern humans. Nature Genetics 13:154-160. DOI:10.1038/ng0696-154
Korpimäki E, Lahti K, May CA, et al. (1996) Copulatory behaviour & paternity determined by single-locus profiling in kestrels: effects of cyclic food abundance. Animal Behaviour.51:945-955. DOI:10.1006/anbe.1996.0098
Zeh DW, Zeh JA & May CA (1994) Charomid cloning vectors meet the pedipalpal chelae: single-locus minisatellite probes for paternity assignment in the harlequin beetle-riding pseudoscorpion. Molecular Ecology 3: 517-522.
May CA, Wetton JH & Parkin DT (1993) Polymorphic sex-specific sequences in birds of prey. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, series B 253: 271 - 276. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.1993.0113
Zeh DW, May CA, et al. (1993) Mbo I and Macrohaltica - quality of DNA fingerprints is strongly enzyme-dependent in an insect (Coleoptera). Molecular Ecology 2: 61-63.
May CA, Wetton JH, et al. (1993) Single-locus profiling reveals loss of variation in inbred populations of the Red Kite (Milvus milvus). Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, series B 251:165 - 170.
May CA & Wetton JH (1991) DNA fingerprinting by specific priming of concatenated oligonucleotides. Nucleic Acids Research 19: 4557.
I have contributed undergraduate teaching from Yrs 1-3 and currently convene the Yr 2 module Genomes and Yr 3 module Human Genetics. I teach on the MSc Molecular Genetics course.