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Here are the publications that the Department of Plant Sciences has produced since we started keeping a record in late 2015.  It is probably not a complete list:


Bussell EH, Dangerfield CE, Gilligan CA, Cunniffe NJ. (2019) Applying optimal control theory to complex epidemiological models to inform real-world disease management. The Royal Society

Adnan S, Maltamo M, Coomes DA, Garcia-Abril A, Malhi Y, Manzanera JA, Butt N, Morecroft M, Valbuena R. (2019) A simple approach to forest structure classification using airborne laser scanning that can be adopted across bioregions. Forest Ecology and Management

Lambing C, Tock AJ, Choi K, Topp SD, Kuo PC, Blackwell AR, Zhao X, Osman K, Higgins JD, Franklin FCH, Henderson IR. (2019) REC8-cohesin, chromatin and transcription orchestrate meiotic recombination in the Arabidopsis genome. bioRxiv

Navarro FJ, Baulcombe DC. (2019) miRNA-mediated regulation of synthetic gene circuits in the green alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii. ACS Synth. Biol.

Horwath AB, Royles J, Tito R, Gudiño JA, Allen NS, Farfan-Rios W, Rapp JM, Silman MR, Malhi Y, Swamy V, Latorre Farfan JP, Griffiths H. (2019) Bryophyte stable isotope composition, diversity and biomass define tropical montane cloud forest extent. Proceedings of the Royal Society B:Biological Sciences

Zellweger F, De Frenne P, Lenoir J, Rocchini D, Coomes DA. (2019) Advances in Microclimate Ecology Arising from Remote Sensing. Trends in Ecology and Evolution

Matthus E, Wilkins KA, Swarbreck SM, Doddrell NH, Doccula FG, Costa A, Davies JM. (2019) Phosphate starvation alters abiotic stress-induced cytosolic free calcium increases in roots. Plant Physiology

Kirkbride RC, Lu J, Zhang C, Mosher RA, Baulcombe DC, Chen ZJ. (2019) Maternal small RNAs mediate spatial-temporal regulation of gene expression, imprinting, and seed development in Arabidopsis. PNAS

Swarbreck SM, Guerringue Y, Matthus E, Jamieson FJC, Davies JM. (2019) Impairment in karrikin but not strigolactone sensing enhances root skewing in Arabidopsis thaliana. The Plant Journal

Webb AAR, Seki M, Satake A, Caldana C. (2019) Continuous dynamic adjustment of the plant circadian oscillator. Nature Communications

Igea J, Tanentzap AJ. (2019) Multiple macroevolutionary routes to becoming a biodiversity hotspot. Science Advances

Watkinson-Powell B, Gilligan CA, Cunniffe NJ. (2019) When does spatial diversification usefully maximise the durability of crop disease resistance?. bioRxiv

Mombaerts L, Carignano A, Robertson FR, Hearn TJ, Junyan J, Hayden D, Rutterford Z, Hotta CT, Hubbard KE, Mart Ruiz CM, Yuan Ye, Hannah MA, Goncalves J, Webb AAR. (2019) Dynamical differential expression (DyDE) . PLOS Computational Biology

Roth R, Hillmer S, Funaya C, Chiapello M, Schumacher K, Lo Presti L, Kahmann R, Paszkowski U. (2019) Arbuscular cell invasion coincides with extracellular vesicles and membrane tubules. Nature Plants

Symington HA, Glover BJ. (2019) SpotCard: an optical mark recognition tool to improve field data collection speed and accuracy. Plant Methods

Davey MP, Norman L, Sterk P, Huete-Ortega M, Bunbury F, Kin Wai Loh B, Stockton S, Peck LS, Convey P, Newsham KK, Smith AG. (2019) Snow algae communities in Antarctica: metabolic and taxonomic composition. New Phytologist

Worrall EA, Bravo-Cazar A, Nilon AT, Fletcher SJ, Robinson KE, Carr JP, Mitter N. (2019) Exogenous Application of RNAi-Inducing Double-Stranded RNA Inhibits Aphid-Mediated Transmission of a Plant Virus. Frontiers in Plant Science

van Rongen M, Bennett T, Ticchiarelli F, Leyser O. (2019) Connective auxin transport contributes to strigolactone-mediated shoot branching control independent of the transcription factor BRC1. PLOS Genetics

Gorchs Rovira A, Smith AG. (2019) PPR proteins – orchestrators of organelle RNA metabolism. Physiologia Plantarum

Schreier TB, Hibberd JM. (2019) Variations in the Calvin–Benson cycle: selection pressures and optimization?. Journal of Experimental Botany

Swinfield T, Lindsell JA, Williams JV, Harrison RD, Agustiono, Habibi, Gemita E, Schönlieb CB, Coomes DA. (2019) Accurate Measurement of Tropical Forest Canopy Heights and Aboveground Carbon Using Structure From Motion. Remote Sensing

Donnelly R, Cunniffe NJ, Carr JP, Gilligan CA. (2019) Pathogenic modification of plants enhances long‐distance dispersal of non‐persistently transmitted viruses to new hosts. Ecological Society of America

Giuliani R, Karki S, Covshoff S, Lin H-C, Coe RA, Koteyeva NC, WP Quick, Von Caemmerer S, Furbank RT, Hibberd JM, Edwards GE, Cousins AB. (2019) Knockdown of glycine decarboxylase complex alters photorespiratory carbon isotope fractionation in Oryza sativa leaves. Journal of Experimental Botany

Hamelin FM, Allen LJS, Bokil VA, Gross LJ, Hilker FM, Jeger MJ, Manore CA, Power AG, Rúa MA, Cunniffe NJ. (2019) Co-infections by non-interacting pathogens are not independent & require new tests of interaction. bioRxiv

Buayam N, Davey MP, Smith AG, Pumas C. (2019) Effects of Copper and pH on the Growth and Physiology of Desmodesmus sp. AARLG074. Metabolites

Igea J, Tanentzap AJ. (2019) Angiosperm speciation speeds up near the poles. bioRxiv

Aubr-Kientz M, Dutrieux R, Ferrax A, Saatchi S, Hamraz H, Williams J, Coomes D, Piboule A, Vincent G. (2019) A Comparative Assessment of the Performance of Individual Tree Crowns Delineation Algorithms from ALS Data in Tropical Forests. Remote Sensing

Hua L, Hibberd JM. (2019) An optimised protocol for isolation of RNA through laser capture microdissection of leaf material. bioRxiv

Giolio C, Moyroud E, Glover BJ, Kalberer M. (2019) Direct depolymerization coupled to liquid extraction surface analysis high-resolution mass spectrometry for the characterization of the surface of plant tissues. Analytical Chemistry

Luginbuehl LH, El-Sharnouby S, Wang N, Hibberd JM. (2019) Fluorescent reporters for functional analysis in rice leaves. bioRxiv

Büntgen U, Krusic PJ, Piermattei A, Coomes DA, Esper J, Myglan VS, Kirdyanov AV, Camarero J, Crivallero A, Körner C. (2019) Limited capacity of tree growth to mitigate the global greenhouse effect under predicted warming.. Nat Commun

Steidinger BS, Crowther TW, Liang J, Van Nuland ME, Werner GDA, Reich PB, Nabuurs G, de-Miguel S, Zhou M, Picard N, Herault B, Zhao X, Zhang C, Routh D, Peay KG, GFBI consortium (2019) Climatic controls of decomposition drive the global biogeography of forest-tree symbioses.. Nature

Liu J, Slik F, Coomes D, Corlett RT, Wang Y, Wilson M, Hu G, Ding P, Yu M. (2019) The distribution of plants and seed dispersers in response to habitat fragmentation in an artificial island archipelago.. Journal of Biogeography

Liu J, Coomes DA, Gibson L, Hu G, Liu J, Luo Y, Wu C, Yu M. (2019) Forest fragmentation in China and its effect on biodiversity.. Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc.

Spriggs RA, Vanderwel MC, Jones TA, Caspersen JP, Coomes DA. (2019) A critique of general allometry-inspired models for estimating forest carbon density from airborne LiDAR.. PLoS One

Burgess SJ, Reyna-Llorens I, Stevenson SR, Singh P, Jaeger K, Hibberd JM. (2019) Genome-wide transcription factor binding in leaves from C3 and C4 grasses. bioRxiv

Baulcombe DC. (2019) How Virus Resistance Provided a Mechanistic Foundation for RNA Silencing. Plant Cell

Chiu CH, Paszkowski U. (2019) Mechanisms and Impact of Symbiotic Phosphate Acquisition. Cold Spring Harbor Perspectives in Biology

Aguilar-Cruz A, Grimanelli D, Haseloff J, Arteaga-Vázquez MA. (2019) DNA methylation in Marchantia polymorpha. New Phytologist

Nunes MH, Both S, Bongalov B, Brelsford C, Khoury S, Burslem D, Philipson C, Majalap N, Riutta T, Coomes D, Cutler M. (2019) Changes in leaf functional traits of rainforest canopy trees associated with an El Niño event in Borneo. Environmental Research Letters

Swarbreck SM, Wang M, Wang Y, Kindred D, Sylvester-Bradley R, Shi W, Varinderpal-Sing, Bentley AR, Griffiths H. (2019) A Roadmap for Lowering Crop Nitrogen Requirement. Trends in Plant Science

Tmoneda A, Feng T, Sheehan H, Walker-Hale N, Pucker B, Lopez-Nieves S, Guo R, Brockington S. (2019) The evolution of betalain biosynthesis in Caryophyllales. New Phytologist

Reynolds SA, Davey MP, Aldridge DC. (2019) Harnessing Synthetic Ecology for commercial algae production. Scientific Reports

Bongalov B, Burslem DFRP, Jucker T, Thompson SED, Rosindell J, Swinfield T, Nilus R, Clewley D, Phillips OL, Coomes DA. (2019) Reconciling the contribution of environmental and stochastic structuring of tropical forest diversity through the lens of imaging spectroscopy. Ecology Letters

Lawrence EJ, Gao H, Tock AJ, Lambing C, Blackwell AR, Feng X, Henderson IR. (2019) Natural Variation in TBP-ASSOCIATED FACTOR 4b Controls Meiotic Crossover and Germline Transcription in Arabidopsis. Current Biology

Gorgens EB, Motta A Z, Assis M, Nunes M, Jackson T, Coomes D, Rosette J, Oliveira e Cris Aragão LE, Ometto JP. (2019) The giant trees of the Amazon basin. Frontiers in the Ecology and Environment

Yuan W, Jian T, Du K, Chen H, Cao Y, Xie J, Li M, Carr JP, Wu B, Fan Z, Zhou T. (2019) Maize phenylalanine ammonia‐lyases contribute to resistance to Sugarcane mosaic virus infection, most likely through positive regulation of salicylic acid accumulation. Molecular Plant Pathology

Hua L, Hibberd JM. (2019) An optimized protocol for isolation of high‐quality RNA through laser capture microdissection of leaf material. Plant Direct

Burgess SJ, Reyna-Llorens I, Stevenson SR, Singh P, Jaeger K, Hibberd JM. (2019) Genome-wide transcription factor binding in leaves from C3 and C4 grasses. The Plant Cell

Lawrence EJ, Gao H, Tock AJ, Lambing C, Blackwell AR, Feng X, Henderson IR. (2019) Natural Variation in TBP-ASSOCIATED FACTOR 4b Controls Meiotic Crossover and Germline Transcription in Arabidopsis. Current Biology

Benoit M, Drost H-G, Catoni M, Gouil Q, Lopez-Gomollon S, Baulcombe D, Paszkowski J. (2019) Environmental and epigenetic regulation of Rider retrotransposons in tomato. PLOS Genetics

Wang L, Stacey G, Leblanc-Fournier N, Legué V, Moulia B, Davies JM. (2019) Early Extracellular ATP Signaling in Arabidopsis Root Epidermis: A Multi-Conductance Process. Frontiers in Plant Science

Thompson RN, Gilligan CA, Cunniffe NJ. (2019) When does a minor outbreak become a major epidemic? Linking the risk from invading pathogens to practical definitions of a major epidemic. bioRxiv

Bussell EH, Cunniffe NJ. (2019) Ongoing surveillance protects tanoak whilst conserving biodiversity: applying optimal control theory to a spatial simulation model of sudden oak death. bioRxiv

Sheehan H, Feng T, Walker-Hale N, Lopez-Nieves S, Pucker B, Guo R, Yim WC, Badgami R, Timoneda A, Zhao L, Tiley H, Copetti D, Sanderson MJ, Cushman JC, Moore MJ, Smith SA, Brockington SF. (2019) Evolution of l‐DOPA 4,5‐dioxygenase activity allows for recurrent specialisation to betalain pigmentation in Caryophyllales. New Phytologist

Allen-Sadler C, Thurston W, Meyer M, Nure E, Bacha N, Alemayehu Y, Stutt R, Safka D, Craig A, Derso E, Burgin L, Millington S, Hort MC, Hodson D, Gilligan CA. (2019) An early warning system to predict and mitigate wheat rust diseases in Ethiopia. Environmental Research Letters

Williams J, Schönlieb C, Swinfield T, Lee J, Cai X, Qie L, Coomes DA. (2019) 3D Segmentation of Trees Through a Flexible Multiclass Graph Cut Algorithm. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing

Itakura AK, Chan KX, Atkinson N, Pallesen L, Wang L, Reeves G, Patena W, Caspari O, Roth R, Goodenough U, McCormick AJ, Griffiths H, Jonikas MC. (2019) A Rubisco-binding protein is required for normal pyrenoid number and starch sheath morphology in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii. PNAS

Lambing C, Choi K, Blackwell AR, Henderson IR. (2019) Chromatin Immunoprecipitation of Meiotically Expressed Proteins from Arabidopsis thaliana Flowers. Methods Mol Biol

Lots including Brockington SF, Covshoff S, Hibberd JM, Kazamia E, Smith AG. (2019) One thousand plant transcriptomes and the phylogenomics of green plants. Nature

Harrison EL, Arce Cubas L, Gray JE, Hepworth C. (2019) The influence of stomatal morphology and distribution on photosynthetic gas exchange. The Plant Journal

Martí Ruiz MC, Jung HJ, Webb AAR. (2019) Circadian gating of dark‐induced increases in chloroplast‐ and cytosolic‐free calcium in Arabidopsis. New Phytologist

Feng F, Sun J, Radhakrishnan GV, Lee T, Bozsóki Z, Fort S, Gavrin A, Gysel K, Thygesen MB, Andersen KR, Radutoiu S, Stougaard J, Oldroyd GED. (2019) A combination of chitooligosaccharide and lipochitooligosaccharide recognition promotes arbuscular mycorrhizal associations in Medicago truncatula. Nature Communications

Bailey-Serres J, Parker JE, Ainsworth EA, Oldroyd GED, Schroeder JI. (2019) Genetic strategies for improving crop yields. Nature

Román A, Golz JF, Webb AAR, Graham IA, Haydon MJ. (2019) Combining GAL4 GFP enhancer trap with split luciferase to measure spatiotemporal promoter activity in Arabidopsis. Arabidopsis Plant Journal

Tanentzap AJ, Igea J, Johnston MG, Larcombe MJ. (2019) Does evolutionary history correlate with contemporary extinction risk by influencing range size dynamics?. The American Naturalist

Airoldi CA, Hearn TJ, Brockington SF, Webb AAR, Glover BJ. (2019) TTG1 proteins regulate circadian activity as well as epidermal cell fate and pigmentation. Nature Plants

Bunbury F, Helliwell KE, Mehrshahi P, Davey MP, Salmon D, Holzer A, Smirnoff N, Smith AG. (2019) Physiological and molecular responses of a newly evolved auxotroph of Chlamydomonas to B12 deprivation. bioRxiv

Ladejobi O, Mackay IJ, Poland J, Praud S, Hibberd JM, Bentley AR. (2019) Reference Genome Anchoring of High-Density Markers for Association Mapping and Genomic Prediction in European Winter Wheat. Frontiers in Plant Science

Sontowski R, Gorringe NJ, Pencs S, Schedl A, Touw AJ, van Dam NM. (2019) Same Difference? Low and High Glucosinolate Brassica rapa Varieties Show Similar Responses Upon Feeding by Two Specialist Root Herbivores. Frontiers in Plant Science

Cornell SJ, Suprunenko YF, Finkelshtein D, Somervuo P, Ovaskainen O. (2019) A unified framework for analysis of individual-based models in ecology and beyond. Nature Communications

Laranjeira FF, Silva SXB, Murray-Watson RE, Soares ACF, Santos-Filho HP, Cunniffe NJ. (2019) Spatiotemporal dynamics and modelling support the case for area-wide management of citrus greasy spot in a Brazilian smallholder farming region. bioRxiv

Tanentzap AJ, Fitch A, Orland C, Emilson EJS, Yakimovich KM, Osterholz H, Dittmar T. (2019) Chemical and microbial diversity covary in fresh water to influence ecosystem functioning. PNAS

Kromdijk J, Glowacka K, Long SP. (2019) Photosynthetic efficiency and mesophyll conductance are unaffected in Arabidopsis thaliana aquaporin knock-out lines. Journal of Experimental Botany

Orland C, Yakimovich KM, Mykytczuk NCS, Basiliko N, Tanentzap AJ. (2019) Think global, act local: The small‐scale environment mainly influences microbial community development and function in lake sediment. Limnology and Oceanography

Kumar V, Chauhan S, Kumar M, Kumari R, Babu S, Yadav G. (2019) Chemical Curation of Lantana camara emissions across Native and Invaded Habitats. Zenodo

Tungadi T, Donnelly R, Qing L, Iqbal J, Murphy AM, Pate AE, Cunniffe NJ, Carr JP. (2019) Cucumber mosaic virus 2b proteins inhibit virus-induced aphid resistance in tobacco. Molecular Plant Pathology

Hamelin FM, Allen LJS, Bokil VA, Gross LJ, Hilker FM, Jeger MJ, Manore CA, Power AG, Rúa MA, Cunniffe NJ. (2019) Coinfections by noninteracting pathogens are not independent and require new tests of interaction. PLOS Biology

Bogdziewicz M, Ascoli D, Hacket-Pain A, Koenig WD, Pearse I, Pesendorfer M, Satake A, Thomas P, Vacchiano G, Wohlgemuth T, Tanentzap A. (2019) From theory to experiments for testing the proximate mechanisms of mast seeding: an agenda for an experimental ecology. Ecology Letters

Poon JSY, Le Fevre RE, Carr JP, Hanke DE, Murphy AM. (2019) Inositol hexakisphosphate biosynthesis underpins PAMP‐triggered immunity to Pseudomonas syringae pv. tomato in Arabidopsis thaliana but is dispensable for establishment of systemic acquired resistance. Molecular Plant Pathology

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