TOP 15 Papers

Williams G, Turton CWG, Green M.

Empyema presenting over thirty years after pulmonary  tuberculosis.

Tubercle 1981; 62:139-141.


Williams G, Pickup JC, Clark A, Bowcock S, Cooke E, Keen H.

Changes in blood flow close to subcutaneous insulin injection  sites in stable and brittle diabetics.

Diabetes 1983; 32: 466-473.


Williams G, Gill JS, Lee YC, Cardoso HM, Okpere BE, Bloom SR.

Increased neuropeptide Y concentrations in specific  hypothalamic nuclei of the streptozotocin-diabetic rat.

Diabetes 1989; 38: 321-327.


McKibbin PE, Cotton SJ, McMillan S, McCarthy HD, Mayers R, Holloway B, Williams G.

Increased neuropeptide Y concentrations in specific hypothalamic regions of the obese (fa/fa) Zucker rat: possible relationship to obesity and neuroendocrine dysfunction.

Diabetes 1991; 40: 1423-1429.


Patrick AW, Bodmer CW, Tieszen KL, White MC, Williams G.

Human insulin and awareness of acute hypoglycaemic  symptoms in insulin-dependent diabetes.

Lancet 1991; 338: 528-532.


Bodmer CW, Patrick AW, How TV, Williams G.

Exaggerated sensitivity to norepinephrine-induced vasoconstriction in insulin-dependent diabetic patients with microalbuminuria: possible etiologic and diagnostic implications.

Diabetes 1992; 41:209-214.


Kent L, Gill GV, Williams G.

Mortality and outcome of patients with brittle diabetes and recurrent ketoacidosis.

Lancet 1994; 344:778-781.


Dryden S, Pickavance L, Frankish HM, Williams G.

Increased neuropeptide Y secretion in the hypothalamic paraventricular  nucleus of obese (fa/fa) rats.

Brain Research 1995;  690:185-188.


Leese G P, Chattington PD,  Fraser WD, Vora JP, Edwards RHT, Williams G.

Short-term night-shift working mimics the pituitary-adrenocortical dysfunction in chronic fatigue syndrome.

J Clin Endoc Metab 1996; 81: 1867-70.


Wang Q, Bing C, Al-Barazanji K, Mossakowska DE, Wang X-M, Arch JRS, Trayhurn P, Williams G.

Interactions between leptin and hypothalamic neuropeptide Y neurones in the control of food intake and energy homeostasis in the rat.

Diabetes 1997; 46: 335-342.


Williams G.

Misleading, unscientific and unjust: the United Kingdom’s Research Assessment Exercise.

Brit Med J 1998; 316: 1079-1082.


Harrold JA, Widdowson PS, Williams G.

Altered energy balance causes selective changes in melanocortin-4 (MC4-R) but not melanocortin-3 (MC3-R) receptor in specific hypothalamic regions: further evidence that MC4-R activation is a physiological inhibitor of feeding.

Diabetes 1999; 48: 267-271

Cai XJ, Evans ML, Lister CA, Leslie RA, Arch JRS, Wilson S, Williams G.

Hypoglycemia activates orexin neurons and selectively increases hypothalamic orexin-B levels: responses inhibited by feeding and possibly mediated by the nucleus of the solitary tract.

Diabetes 2001; 50: 105-12.    


Lau A, Williams G.

Reform of undergraduate medical teaching in the United Kingdom: a triumph of evangelism over common sense.

Brit Med J 2004; 329: 92-4.


Williams G.

What goes around, comes around.

Lancet 2012; 379: 2235-6.