NIAB - National Institute of Agricultural Botany

Research Publications

Plant Genetic Resources: characterization & utilization journal


Campana, MG, HV Hunt, H Jones & J White. 2011. CorrSieve: software for summarizing and evaluating Structure output. Molecular Ecology Resources, 11: 349-352.

Cockram, J., Jones, H., O’Sullivan, D.M. Genetic variation at flowering time loci in wild and cultivated barley (2011). Plant Genetic Resources: characterization and utilization, 9: 264-267.

Cottage A and Gray JC (2011) Timing the switch to phototrophic growth: a possible role of GUN1. Plant Signal Behav, 6: 578-582.

D. Stanley, M. Rejzek, H. Naested, M. Smedley, S. Otero, B. Fahy, F. Thorpe, R. J. Nash, W. Harwood, B. Svensson, K. Denyer, R. A. Field, A. M. Smith. (2011). The role of α-glucosidase in germinating barley grains. Plant Physiology 155: 932-943.

Howard T., Rejab D., Griffiths S., Leigh F., Simmonds J., Uauy C., Leverington M., Trafford K. (2011) Identification of a major QTL controlling the initiation of B-type starch granules in the wild wheat Aegilops. Journal of Experimental Botany, 62: 2217-2228.

Kalendar R, Lee D, Shulman A. Java web tools for PCR, in silico PCR, and oligonucleotide assembly and analysis. Genomics (in press).

La Mura,M, Allnutt,TR, Greenland,A, Mackay I and Lee D (2011). Application of QUIZ for GM quantification in food. Food Chemistry, 125: 1131-1520.

Langrell SRH, Allnutt TR, Laval V, Bertheau Y, Pla M, Papazova N, Lee D (2010). Validation of a Real-time PCR On-Site Quantification Method for MON810 Maize. Food Analytical Methods, 4: 313-318.

Mackay I,  Horwell A, Garner J, White J, McKee J, Philpott H (2011) Reanalyses of the historical series of UK variety trials to quantify genetic gain and variety sensitivity. Theoretical & Applied Genetics, 122: 225-238

Mameaux S, Cockram J, Thiel T, Steuernagel B, Stein N, Taudien S, Jack P, Werner P, Gray JC, Greenland AJ, Powell W. Molecular, phylogenetic and comparative genomic analysis of the cytokinin oxidase/dehydrogenase gene family in the Poaceae (2011). Plant Biotechnology Journal: DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7652.2011.00645.x.

Oliveira, HR, Jones J, Leigh F, Lister DL, Jones MK, Peña-Chocarro L (2011) Phylogeography of einkorn landraces in the Mediterranean basin and Central Europe: population structure and cultivation history Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences DOI: 10.1007/s12520-011-0076-xOnline First

Rejzek M, C. E. Stevenson, A. M. Southard, D. Stanley, K. Denyer, A. M. Smith, M. J. Naldrett, D. M. Lawson, R. A. Field. (2011). Chemical genetics and cereal starch metabolism: structural basis of the non-covalent and covalent inhibition of barley β-amylase. Molecular BioSystems 7: 718-730.

Tsai H., Howell T., Nitcher R., Missirian V., Watson B., Ngo K., Lieberman M., Fass J., Uauy C., Tran R. K., Khan A. A., Filkov V., Tai T. H., Dubcovsky J., Comai L. (2011) Discovery of rare mutations in populations: TILLING by sequencing. Plant Physiology, 156: 1257-1268.


Allnutt TR, Ayadi M, Berben G, Brodman P, Lee D. (2010). Evaluation of Different Machines for GM Quantification by Real-Time PCR. Journal of AOAC International 93: 1243-1247.

Bentley A. R. et al (2010) Frequency of photoperiod-insensitive PpdA1a alleles in tetraploid, hexaploid and synthetic hexaploid wheat germplasm. Plant Breeding, 130: 10-15.

Bower, M.A., Campana, M.G., Whitten, M., Edwards, C.J. Jones, H., Barrett, E., Cassidy, R., Nisbet, R.E.R., Hill, E.W. Howe, C.J., Binns, M. (2010)
The cosmopolitan maternal heritage of the Thoroughbred racehorse breed shows a significant contribution from British and Irish native mares. Billogy Letters, E Pub, ahead of print. PMID: 20926431.

Campana, M.G., Hunt, H.V., Jones, H., White, J. (2010)
CorrSieve: software for summarising and evaluating Structure output. Mol. Ecol. Res.E Pub ahead of print. Doi: 10.1111/j.1755-0998.2010.02917.x

Cockram J, Howells R, O’Sullivan D. (2010)
Segmental chromosomal duplications harbouring group IV CONSTANS-like genes in cereals. Genome 53: 231-240.

Cockram, J., White, J., Zuluaga, D.L., Smith, D., Comadran, J. et al (2010).
Genome-wide association mapping to candidate polymorphism resolution in the un-sequenced barley genome. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., E pub, ahead of print. PMID: 21115826.

Cottage A, Mott EK, Kempster, J., Gray, J.C. (2010) The arabidopsis plastid-signalling mutant gun1 (genomes uncoupled1) shows altered  sensitivity to sucrose and abscisic acid and alterations in early seedling development. J Exp Bot,  61: 3773-3786.

Gruden K, Allnutt TR, Ayadi M, Baeumler S, Bahrdt C, Berben G, Berdal KG, Bertheau Y, Andersen CB, Brodmann P, Gašparič MB, Burns MJ, Burrel AM, Cankar K, Esteve T, Holst-Jensen A, Kristoffersen AB, La Paz J, Lee D, Løvseth A, MacArthur R, Morisset D, Pla M, Rud RB, Skjæret C; Tengs T, Valdivia H, Wulff D, Zhang D, Žel J (2010). Reliability and cost of GMO detection. In: GM and Non-GM Food Supply Chains: Co-Existence and Traceability, Chapter 5. Editors Davison J and Bertheau Y, Blackwell Publishers.

Harrow SA, Farrokhi-Nejad R, Pitman AR, Scott IA, Bentley A, Hide C, Cromey MG. (2010)
Characterisation of New Zealand Fusarium populations using a polyphasic approach differentiates the F. avenaceum/F. acuminatum/F. tricinctum species complex in cereal and grassland systems. Fungal Biol, 114: 293-311.

Hunt HV, Denyer K, Packman LC, Jones MK, Howe CJ. (2010) Molecular basis of the waxy endosperm starch phenotype in broomcorn millet (Panicum miliaceum L.). Molecular Biology and Evolution 27: 1478–1494.

La Mura M, Norris C, Sporle S, Jayaweera D, Greenland A, Lee D. (2010). Development of 5S DNA genome-specific markers in Brassicas and related species for hybrid testing. Genome, 53: 643–649.

Langrell SRH, Allnutt TR, Laval V, Bertheau Y, Pla M, Papazova N, Lee D (2010).
Validation of a Real-time PCR On-Site Quantification Method for MON810 Maize. Food Analytical Methods (in press).

Lee D, La Mura M, Greenland A, Mackay I (2010). Quantitation using informative zeros (QUIZ): application for GMO detection and quantification without recourse to certified reference material. Food Chemistry, 118, 974-978.

Mackay I,  Horwell A, Garner J, White J, McKee J, Philpott H (2010) Reanalyses of the historical series of UK variety trials to quantify genetic gain and variety sensitivity. Theoretical & Applied Genetics, 122: 225-238.

Pasquali M, Komjati H, Lee D, Bayles R (2010). SRAP technique efficiently generates polymorphisms in Puccinia striiformis isolates. Journal of Phytopathology, 158: 708-711.

Wang T., Uauy C., Till B., Liu C. M. (2010) TILLING and associated technologies: COAST your way to TILLING. Journal of Integrative Plant Biology, 52: 1027-1030.

Waugh R, Marshall D, Thomas B, Comadran J, Russell J, Close T, Stein N, Hayes P, Muehlbauer G, Cockram J, O'Sullivan D, Mackay I, Flavell A, Agoueb A, Barleycap , Ramsay L. (2010)
Whole-genome association mapping in elite inbred crop varieties. Genome, 53: 967-972. PMID: 21076512.


Bentley AR, Milgroom MG, Leslie JF, Summerell BA, Burgess LW (2009)
Spatial aggregation in Fusarium pseudograminearum populations from the Australian grain belt. Plant Pathology 58, 23-32.

Cockram J, Norris C, O’Sullivan DM (2009)
PCR markers diagnostic for seasonal growth habit in barley. Crop Science 49: 403-410.

Kalendar R, Lee D and Schulman A (2009)
FastPCR software for PCR primer and probe design and repeat search. Genes, Genomes and Genomics (in press).

Lee D, La Mura M, Allnutt T, Powell W and Greenland A (2009)
Isothermal amplification of GM DNA sequences directly from plant tissues lowers the barriers to high-throughput and field-based genotyping. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 57: 9400–9402.

Lee D, La Mura M, Allnutt TR and Powell W (2009)
Detection of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) using isothermal amplification of target DNA sequences. BMC Biotechnology 9:7, doi:10.1186/1472-6750-9-7.

Lee D, Lupotto E and Powell W (2009)
G-string slippage turns white rice red. Genome 52: 490-493.

Lister, DL., Thaw, S., Bower, MA, Jones, H., Charles, MP., Jones, G., Smith LMJ., Howe CJ., Brown TA., Jones, MK (2009) Latitudinal variation in a photoperiod response gene in European barley: insight into the dynamics of agricultural spread from ‘historic’ specimens. Journal of Archeological Science, 36: 1092-1098.

Liu, X., Hunt, H.V. and Jones, M.K. (2009)
River valleys and foothills: changing archaeological perceptions of North China’s earliest farms. Antiquity 83, 82-95.

Motuzaite-Matuzeviciute, G., Hunt, H.V. and Jones, M.K. (2009)
Multiple sources for Neolithic European agriculture: Geographical origins of early domesticates in Moldova and Ukraine. In: The East European Plain on the Eve of Agriculture. (ed. Dolukhanov PM), pp. 53-64. British Archaeological Reports. Archaeopress, Oxford.

Nath UK, Wilmer JA, Wallington EJ, Becker HC, Möllers C.(2009)
Increasing erucic acid content through combination of endogenous low polyunsaturated fatty acids alleles with Ld-LPAAT + Bn-fae1 transgenes in rapeseed (Brassica napus L.)Theor Appl Genet. 118(4):765-73.

Risacher T, Craize M, Bowden S, Paul W, Barsby T. (2009)
Highly efficient Agrobacterium-mediated transformation of wheat via in planta inoculation. Methods in Molecular Biology 478: 115-124.

Stamati, K. Mackay, I. and Powell, W. (2009)
A quantitative genomic imbalance gene expression assay in hexaploid species: wheat (Triticum aestivum). Genome 52: 89–94.

von Korff, M; Radovic, S; Choumane, W; Stamati, K; Udupa, S M; Grando, S; Ceccarelli, S; Mackay, I; Powell, W; Baum, M; Morgante, M (2009)
Asymmetric allele-specific expression in relation to developmental variation and drought stress in barley hybrids. In: Plant Journal, 10.1111/j.1365-313X.2009.03848.

Wilhelm EP, Turner AS, Laurie DA (2009)
Photoperiod insensitive Ppd-A1a mutations in tetraploid wheat (Triticum durum Desf.) Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 118: 285-294


Bentley AR, Leslie JF, Liew ECY, Burgess LW, Summerell BA (2008)
Genetic structure of Fusarium pseudograminearum populations from the Australian grain belt. Phytopathology, 98: 250-255.

Bentley AR, Summerell BA, Burgess LW (2008)
Sexual compatibility in Fusarium pseudograminearum (Gibberella coronicola). Mycological Research, 112: 1101-1106.

Cavanagh C, Morell M, Mackay I, Powell W (2008)
From mutations to MAGIC; resources for gene discovery, validation and delivery in crop plants. Current Opinion in Plant Biology, 11:215-221.

Cockram, J., Jones, H., Leigh, F., White, J., Mackay, I.J., Powell, W., O’Sullivan, D.M. (2008)
Allelic diversity and phenotypic associations at vernalization loci in cultivated barley (Hordeum vulgare ssp. vulgare L.). Proceedings of the 10th International Barley Genetics Symposium (IBGS), 5-10th April 2008, Alexandria, Egypt.

Cockram, J., White, J., Leigh, F.J., Lea, V.J., Chiapparino, E., Laurie, D.A., Mackay, I., Powell, W., O’Sullivan, D.M. (2008)
Association mapping of partitioning loci in barley. BMC Genetics, 19:6.

Doveri S, Sabino GF, Díaz A, Reale S, Busconi M, da Câmara Machado A, Martín A, Fogher C, Donini P and Lee D (2008)
The use of a set of standardised microsatellite markers for cultivar identification and genetic relationship studies in olive (Olea europaea L.). Scientia Horticulturae, 116: 367-373.

Gadjev I, Stone JM, Gechev TS. (2008)
Programmed Cell Death in Plants: New Insights into Redox Regulation and the Role of Hydrogen Peroxide. Int. Rev. Cell Mol. Biol. 270:87-144.
PDF 06-IRCMB_270_Ch_03.pdf

Greenland A, Leach J. (2008)
Translational research for developing and sustainable agriculture. Current Opinion in Plant Biology, 11:163-165.

Hunt, H.V. and Jones, M.K. (2008)
Pathways across Asia: exploring the history of Panicum and Setaria in the Indian subcontinent. Pragdhara 18, 53-68.

Hunt, H.V., Vander Linden, M., Liu, X., Motuzaite-Matuzevicuite, G. and Jones, M.K. (2008)
Millets across Eurasia: chronology and context of early records of the genera Panicum and Setaria from archaeological sites in the Old World. Vegetation History and Archaeobotany 17, S5-S18.

J. R. Simmonds, L. J. Fish, M. A. Leverington-Waite, Y. Wang, P. Howell and J. W. Snape (2008).
Mapping of a gene (Vir) for a non-glaucous, viridescent phenotype in bread wheat derived from Triticum dicoccoides , and its association with yield variation. Euphytica 159: 333-34

Jones H, Bernole A, Jensen L, Horsnell R, Law J, Cooke R, Norris C (2008)
Minimising inter-laboratory variation when constructing a unified molecular database of plant varieties in an allogamous crop. Theoretical and Applied Genetics, 117: 1335-1344.

Jones H, Leigh FJ, Mackay I, Bower MA, Smith LMJ, Charles MP, Jones G, Jones MK, Brown TA, Powell W (2008)
Population based re-sequencing reveals that the flowering time adaptation of cultivated barley originated east of the Fertile Crescent. Molecular Biology and Evolution, 25: 2211-2219.

Jones H, Lister DL, Bower MA, Leigh FJ, Smith LM, Jones MK (2008)
Approaches and constraints of using existing landrace and extant plant material to understand agricultural spread in prehistory. Plant Genetic Resources, 6: 98-112.

Lee D, La Mura M, Greenland A, Mackay I (2008)
Quantification using informative zeros (QUIZ): application for GMO detection and quantification without recourse to certified reference material. Food Chemistry, doi:10.1016/j.foodchem.2008.05.118.

Pennington P, Costa L, Gutierrez-Marcos J, Greenland A, Dickinson H. (2008)
When genomes collide: Aberrant seed development following maize interploidy crosses. Annals of Botany, 101: 833-843.

Rao R, La Mura M, Corrado G, Ambrosino O, Foroni I, Perri E, Pugliano G (2008)
Molecular dicersity and genetic relationships of olive cultivars of southern Italy using AFLP and morphological traits. Journal of Horticultural Science and Biotechnology, accepted.

Risacher, T. Craze, M. Bowden, S. Paul, W and Barsby, T. (2008)
Highly efficient Agrobacterium-mediated transformation of wheat via in planta inoculation. Methods in Biotechnology. The Humana Press Inc.

Shu-Yi Su, Jonathan White, David J. Balding and Lachlan J.M. Coin (2008)
Inference of haplotypic phase and missing genotypes in polyploid organisms and variable copy number genomic regions. BMC Bioinformatics 2008, 9:513doi:10.1186/1471-2105-9-513

Srinivasachary, Gosman N, Steed A, Simmonds J, Leverington-Waite M, Wang Y, Snape J, Nicholson P. (2008)
Susceptibility to Fusarium head blight is associated with the Rht-D1b semi-dwarfing allele in wheat. Theoretical and Applied Genetics, 116: 1145-1153.

White, J, Law,JR, MacKay I, Chalmers KJ, Smith JSC, Kilian A, Powell W. (2008)
The genetic diversity of UK, US and Australian cultivars of Triticum aestivum measured by DArT markers and considered by genome. Theoretical and Applied Genetics, 116: 439-453.

Wilhelm EP, Turner AS, Laurie DA (2008)
Photoperiod insensitive Ppd-A1a mutations in tetraploid wheat (Triticum durum Desf.) Theoretical and Applied Genetics, epub ahead of print (PMID: 18839130).


Aulchenko YS, Pullen J, Kloosterman WP, Yazdanpanah M, Hofman A, Vaessen N, Snijders PJ, Zubakov D, Mackay I, Olavesen M, Sidhu B, Smith VE, Carey A, Berezikov E, Uitterlinden AG, Plasterk RH, Oostra BA, van Duijn CM (2007)
LPIN2 is associated with type 2 diabetes, glucose metabolism and body composition. Diabetes, 56:3020-3026.

Bentley AR, Petrovic T, Griffiths SP, Burgess LW, Summerell BA (2007)
Crop pathogens and other Fusarium species associated with Austrostipa aristiglumis Australasian Plant Pathology, 36: 434-438.

Cavanagh, C., Morell, M., Mackay, I. Powell, W. (2007)
From mutations to MAGIC: resources for gene discovery, validation and delivery in crop plants Current Opinion in Plant Biology, 11:1–7

Cockram J., Chiapparino E., Taylor S.A., Stamati K., Donini P., Laurie D.A. O'Sullivan D.M. (2007)
Haplotype analysis of vernalization loci in European barley germplasm reveals novel VRN-H1 alleles and a predominant winter VRN-H1/VRN-H2 multi-locus haplotype. Theoretical and Applied Genetics115: 993-1001
PDF Article PDF Supplementary material PDF Genotype Dataset

Cockram J., Jones H., Leigh F., O’Sullivan D.M., Powell W., Laurie D., Greenland A. (2007)
Control of Flowering Time in Temperate Cereals: Genes, Domestication and Sustainable Productivity. Journal of Experimental Botany 58:1231-1244
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Cockram, J., Mackay I.J., O’Sullivan D.M. (2007)
The role of double-stranded break repair in the creation of phenotypic diversity at cereal VRN1 loci. Genetics 177:1-5.

Consolandi C, Palmieri L, Doveri S, Maestri E, Marmiroli N, Reale S, Lee D, Baldoni L, De Bellis G and Castiglion B (2007)
Olive variety identification by ligation detection reaction (LDR) of alleles in a universal array format. Journal of Biotechnology, 129: 565-574.

Doveri S, Lee D (2007)
Development of sensitive crop-specific PCR assays using 5S DNA and their application for testing DNA extraction protocols. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 55: 4640-4644.

Doveri S, Lee D, Maheswaran M and Powell W (2007)
Molecular Markers for Mapping and Breeding. In, Principles and Practices of Plant Molecular Mapping and Breeding, Chapter 2, Ed C Kole.

Mackay I., Powell W. (2007)
Methods for linkage disequilibrium mapping in crops. Trends in Plant Science 12:57-63
PDF Mackay_TIPS07_LD_methods_crops.pdf

Malysheva-Otto L., Ganal M., Law J., Reeves J., Roeder M. (2007)
Temporal trends of genetic diversity in European barley cultivars (Hordeum vulgare L.). Molecular Breeding, in press
PDF MalyshevaOtto_MolBreeding07_temporal_trends_barley_SSRs_GEDIFLUX.pdf

Rae S.J., Macaulay M., Ramsay L., Leigh F., Matthews D., O’Sullivan D.M., Donini P., Morris P.C., Powell W., Marshall D.F., Waugh, R. Thomas W.T.B. (2007)
Molecular Barley Breeding. Euphytica published online 5 Dec 2006
PDF Rae_Euphytica07_Molecular_Barley_Breeding.pdf

Stamati K, Hollingsworth P. M, Russell J (2007)
Patterns of clonal diversity in three species of sub-arctic willow (Salix lanata, Salix lapponum and Salix herbacea) Plant Systematics and Evolution 269: 75–88

Zondervan KT, Treloar SA, Lin J, Weeks DE, Nyholt DR, Mangion J, MacKay IJ, Cardon LR, Martin NG, Kennedy SH, Montgomery GW (2007)
Significant evidence of one or more susceptibility loci for endometriosis with near-Mendelian inheritance on chromosome 7. Human Reproduction, 22:717-728.


Chiapparino E., Donini P., Reeves J.C., Tuberosa R., O'Sullivan D.M. (2006)
Distribution of beta-amylase I haplotypes among European cultivated barleys. Molecular Breeding 18:341-354
PDF Chiapparino_MolBreed06_Bmy1.pdf

Doveri S., O'Sullivan D.M., Lee D. (2006)
Non-concordance of genetic profiles between olive oil and fruit: a cautionary note to the use of DNA markers in provenance testing. . Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 54:9921-9926
PDF Doveri_JAgFoodChem06_olive_paternal_contribution.pdf

RodriguezM., O’Sullivan D.M., Leigh F., Chiapparino E., Donini P., Papa R., Attene G. (2006)
Integration of retrotransposon-based markers in a linkage map of barley. Molecular Breeding, 17: 173-184.
PDF Rodriguez_MolBreed06_SSAP_barley_map.pdf


Acquadro A., Portis E., Lee D., Donini P. and Lanteri S. (2005)
Development and characterization of microsatellite markers in Cynara cardunculus L. Genome 48: 217-225
PDF Acquadro_Genome05_artichoke_SSRs.pdf

Donnison I., O'Sullivan D. M., Thomas A., Canter P., Moore B., Armstead I., Thomas H., Edwards K. J. and King I. P. (2005)
Construction of a Festuca pratensis BAC library for map based cloning in Festulolium substitution lines. Theor Appl Genet 110:846-51
PDF Donnison_TAG05_Festuca_BAC_library.pdf

Martellossi C., Taylor E. J., Lee D., Graziosi G. and Donini P. (2005)
DNA extraction and analysis from processed coffee beans. J Agric Food Chem 53: 8432-8436

Vaseva-Gemisheva I., Lee D. and Karanov E. (2005)
Response of Pisum sativum cytokinin oxidase/dehydrogenase expression and specific activity to drought stress and herbicide treatments. Plant Growth Regulation 46: 199-208


Bardini M., Lee D., Donini P., Mariani A., Giani S., Toschi M., Lowe C. and Breviario D. (2004)
Tubulin-based polymorphism (TBP): a new tool, based on functionally relevant sequences, to assess genetic diversity in plant species. Genome 47: 281-291
PDF Bardini_Genome04_tubulin_based_polymorphisms.pdf

Chiapparino E., Lee D. and Donini P. (2004)
Genotyping single nucleotide polymorphisms in barley by tetra-primer ARMS-PCR. Genome 47: 414-420
PDF Chiapparino_Genome04_tetra_ARMS_barley.pdf

D'Ovidio R., Raiola A., Capodicasa C., Devoto A., Pontiggia D., Roberti S., Galletti R., Conti E., O'Sullivan D. M. and De Lorenzo G. (2004)
Characterization of the complex locus of bean encoding polygalacturonase-inhibiting proteins reveals subfunctionalization for defense against fungi and insects. Plant Physiology 135: 2424-2435
PDF Dovidio_PlantPhys04_pgip_str_funct.pdf

Freeman S., West J., James C., Lea V. and Maye S. (2004)
Isolation and characterisation of highly polymorphic microsatellites in tea. Molecular Ecology Notes 4: 324-326
PDF Freeman_MEN04_tea_microsats.pdf

Gutierrez-Marcos J. F., Costa L. M., Biderre-Petit C., Khbaya B., O'Sullivan D. M., Wormald M., Perez P. and Dickinson H. G. (2004)
maternally expressed gene1 Is a novel maize endosperm transfer cell-specific gene with a maternal parent-of-origin pattern of expression. Plant Cell 16: 1288-1301
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Taylor E. J. A., Konstantinova P., Leigh F., Bates J. A. and Lee D. (2004)
Gypsy-like retrotransposons in Pyrenophera species: an abundant and informative class of molecular markers. Genome 47: 519-525
PDF Taylor_Genome04_pyggy_SSAPs_Pyrenophera.pdf

Vaseva-Gemisheva I., Lee D., Alexieva V. and Karanov E. (2004)
Cytokinin oxidase/ dehydrogenase in Pisum sativum plants during vegetative development. Influence of UV-B irradiation and high temperature on enzymatic activity. Plant Growth Regulation 42: 1-5


Acquadro A, Lee D, Chiapparino E, Comino C, Portis E, Donini P and Lanteri S (2003)
Detection and characterisation of SNPs in Capsicum spp. Capsicum and Eggplant Newsletter 22: 37-40.

Koebner R. M. D., Donini P., Reeves J. C., Cooke R. J. and Law J. R. (2003)
Temporal flux in the morphological and molecular diversity of UK barley. Theor Appl Genet 106: 550-558
PDF Koebner_TAG03_barley_genetic_morph_flux.pdf

Leigh F., Kalendar R., Lea V., Lee D., Donini P. and Schulman A. H. (2003a)
Comparison of the utility of barley retrotransposon families for genetic analysis by molecular marker techniques. Molecular Genetics and Genomics 269: 464-474
PDF Leigh_MGG03_RT_utility.pdf

Leigh F., Lea V., Law J., Wolters P., Powell W. and Donini P. (2003b)
Assessment of EST- and genomic microsatellite markers for variety discrimination and genetic diversity studies in wheat. Euphytica 133: 359-366

Maccaferri M., Sanguineti M. C., Donini P. and Tuberosa R. (2003)
Microsatellite analysis reveals a progressive widening of the genetic basis in elite durum wheat germplasm. Theor Appl Genet 107: 783-797
PDF Maccaferri_TAG03_durum_wheat_diversity.pdf

Masi P., Spagnoletti Zeuli P. L. and Donini P. (2003)
Development and analysis of multiplex microsatellite marker sets in common bean. Molecular Breeding 11: 303-313
PDF Masi_MBreed03_Phaseolus_SSRs.pdf

Tommasini L., Batley J., Arnold G. M., Cooke R. J., Donini P., Lee D., Law J. R., Lowe C., Moule C., Trick M. and Edwards K. J. (2003)
The development of multiplex simple sequence repeat (SSR) markers to complement distinctness, uniformity and stability testing of rape (Brassica napus L.) varieties. Theor Appl Genet 106: 1091-1101
PDF Tommasini_TAG03_OSR_DUS.pdf

Uzun B., Lee D., Donini P. and Cagirgan M. I. (2003)
Identification of a molecular marker linked to the closed capsule mutant trait in sesame using AFLP. Plamt Breed 122: 95-97