Kimberley Bennett

Lecturer in Biomedical Science

  • Lecturer in Biomedical Science, Science
  • 184 Citations
  • 7 h-Index
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Research Output 2001 2019

2019
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Shining new light on mammalian diving physiology using wearable near-infrared spectroscopy

McKnight, J. C., Bennett, K. A., Bronkhorst, M., Russell, D. J. F., Balfour, S., Milne, R., Bivins, M., Moss, S. E. W., Colier, W., Hall, A. J. & Thompson, D., 18 Jun 2019, In : PLoS Biology. 17, 6, e3000306.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Diving
Near infrared spectroscopy
Near-Infrared Spectroscopy
blood volume
Physiology
2018
Open Access
seals
hypoxia
blubber
animal models
lipids
1 Citation (Scopus)

Persistent organic pollutant burden, experimental POP exposure and tissue properties affect metabolic profiles of blubber from grey seal pups

Robinson, K. J., Hall, A., Debier, C., Eppe, G., Jaspart, J-P. & Bennett, K. A., 20 Nov 2018, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 52, 22, p. 13523-13534 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fasting
PCB
glucose
energy balance
persistent organic pollutant

Understanding oxygen management in grey seal blubber

Oller Lopez, L., Rocha, J., McKnight, C. & Bennett, K. A., Jan 2018, p. 16-16. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Open Access
Earless Seals
Oxygen
Adiposity
Photogrammetry
Fats
2017
6 Citations (Scopus)
21 Downloads (Pure)

Intrinsic and extrinsic factors drive ontogeny of early-life at-sea behaviour in a marine top predator

Carter, M. I. D., Russell, D. J. F., Embling, C. B., Blight, C. J., Thompson, D., Hosegood, P. J. & Bennett, K. A., 14 Nov 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 14 p., 15505.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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ontogeny
predator
animal
suckling
weaning
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Obtaining accurate glucose measurements from wild animals under field conditions: comparing a hand held glucometer with a standard laboratory technique in grey seals

Bennett, K. A., Turner, L. M., Millward, S., Moss, S. E. W. & Hall, A. J., 27 Feb 2017, In : Conservation Physiology. 5, 1, 10 p., cox013.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Earless Seals
Wild Animals
glucose
Hand
Glucose
5 Citations (Scopus)
66 Downloads (Pure)

Shipping noise in a dynamic sea: a case study of grey seals in the Celtic Sea

Chen, F., Shapiro, G. I., Bennett, K. A., Ingram, S. N., Thompson, D., Vincent, C., Russell, D. J. F. & Embling, C. B., 15 Jan 2017, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 114, 1, p. 372-383 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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shipping
Freight transportation
seals
Seals
case studies
1 Citation (Scopus)
48 Downloads (Pure)

Using blubber explants to investigate adipose function in grey seals: glycolytic, lipolytic and gene expression responses to glucose and hydrocortisone

Bennett, K. A., Robinson, K. J., Moss, S. E. W., Millward, S. & Hall, A. J., 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 11 p., 7731.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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blubber
seals
cortisol
explants
gene expression
2016
13 Citations (Scopus)
30 Downloads (Pure)

Navigating uncertain waters: a critical review of inferring foraging behaviour from location and dive data in pinnipeds

Carter, M. I. D., Bennett, K. A., Embling, C. B., Hosegood, P. J. & Russell, D. J. F., 26 Oct 2016, In : Movement Ecology. 4, 25, 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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pinniped
foraging behavior
foraging
predator
predators
2015
5 Citations (Scopus)

Adiponectin and insulin in grey seals during suckling and fasting: relationship with nutritional state and body mass during nursing in mothers and pups

Bennett, K. A., Hughes, J., Stamatas, S., Brand, S., Foster, N. L., Moss, S. E. W. & Pomeroy, P. P., 2015, In : Physiological and Biochemical Zoology. 88, 3, p. 295-310 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

adiponectin
breast feeding
suckling
seals
pups

The need for time, iteration and confidence building to improve inclusivity in the development of writing skills: can we embed peer review in the wider curriculum?

Bennett, K. A. & Stevens, S., 2015, Inclusive assessment. Miller, W., Collings, J. & Kneale, P. (eds.). Plymouth: Pedagogic Research Institute and Observatory (PedRIO), p. 36-39 4 p. (PedRIO paper; vol. paper 7).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

Using a discussion about scientific controversy to teach central concepts in experimental design

Bennett, K. A., 11 Aug 2015, In : Teaching Statistics. 37, 3, p. 71-77 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

statistical test
scandal
autism
Experimental design
Causation
2014
3 Citations (Scopus)

HSP70 abundance and antioxidant capacity in feeding and fasting gray seal pups: suckling is associated with higher levels of key cellular defenses

Bennett, K. A., MacMillan, I. S., Hammill, M. & Currie, S., 2014, In : Physiological and Biochemical Zoology. 87, 5, p. 663-676 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

blubber
suckling
seals
pups
fasting

Using passive acoustics and shore based surveys to investigate the use of Lundy Island’s near shore water by small odontocetes

Squires, N., Hodgson-Ball, K., Bennett, K. A., Votier, S. & Ingram, S., 2014, In : Journal of the Lundy Field Society. 4, p. 39-56 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
porpoise
acoustics
dolphin
wreck
cetacean
2013
5 Citations (Scopus)
glucose-6-phosphatase
suckling
seals
pups
insulin
3 Citations (Scopus)

The role of glucocorticoids in naturally fasting grey seal (Halichoerus grypus) pups: dexamethasone stimulates mass loss and protein utilisation, but not departure from the colony

Bennett, K. A., Fedak, M. A., Moss, S. E. W., Pomeroy, P. P., Speakman, J. R. & Hall, A. J., 27 Feb 2013, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 216, 6, p. 984-991 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Earless Seals
Halichoerus grypus
fasting
dexamethasone
glucocorticoids

Von Gierke Disease

Bennett, K. & Burchell, A., 27 Feb 2013, Brenner's encyclopedia of genetics. Maloy, S. & Hughes, K. (eds.). 2 ed. London: Academic Press, p. 304-307 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Glycogen Storage Disease Type I
Glucose-6-Phosphatase
Glycogen Storage Disease
Glycogen
Liver
2012
5 Citations (Scopus)

Phocid seal leptin: tertiary structure and hydrophobic receptor binding site preservation during distinct leptin gene evolution

Hammond, J. A., Hauton, C., Bennett, K. A. & Hall, A. J., 19 Apr 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 4, 0035395.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Leptin
leptin
seals
Seals
binding sites
2011
16 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of handling regime and sex on changes in cortisol, thyroid hormones and body mass in fasting grey seal pups

Bennett, K. A., Moss, S. E. W., Pomeroy, P. P., Speakman, J. R. & Fedak, M. A., 17 Sep 2011, In : Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part A, Molecular & integrative physiology. 161, 1, p. 69-76 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Earless Seals
Thyroid Hormones
Seals
Hydrocortisone
Fasting
1 Citation (Scopus)
Pentoses
Adenylate Kinase
Pentose Phosphate Pathway
Functional analysis
Pyruvate Kinase
2010
20 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of age and body mass on development of diving capabilities of gray seal pups: costs and benefits of the postweaning fast

Bennett, K. A., McConnell, B. J., Moss, S. E. W., Speakman, J. R., Pomeroy, P. P. & Fedak, M. A., 22 Oct 2010, In : Physiological and Biochemical Zoology. 83, 6, p. 911-923 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

seals
pups
duration
weaning
body size
2007
27 Citations (Scopus)
Earless Seals
Infant Nutritional Physiological Phenomena
Halichoerus grypus
fasting
Body Composition
2005
14 Citations (Scopus)
Earless Seals
Halichoerus grypus
late lactation
lactation
early lactation
18 Citations (Scopus)
Phoca
Respiratory Physiological Phenomena
Earless Seals
Molecular Cloning
Leptin
2001
40 Citations (Scopus)
Earless Seals
Mirounga leonina
elephant
diurnal variation
seasonal variation