Papers from 2010


Ethnopharmacology and drug discovery, Michael Heinrich


Ethnopharmacology in the 21st century – grand challenges, Michael Heinrich


Galanthamine from Galanthus and other Amaryllidaceae- chemistry and biology based on traditional use, Michael Heinrich

Analysis of SNP discovered by next generation sequencing using the sequenom massARRAY system, Robert J. Henry

An overview of advances in plant genomics in the new millenium, Robert J. Henry


An overview of advances in plant genomics in the new millennium, Robert J. Henry


Evaluation of plant biomass resources available for replacement of fossil oil, Robert J. Henry


Plant resources for food, fuel and conservation, Robert J. Henry

Genome sequencing for marker discovery in sugarcane, Robert J. Henry, Peter C. Bundock, Karen S. Aitken, and Rosanne E. Casu

Basic information on the sugarcane plant, Robert J. Henry and C Kole

Genetics, genomics and breeding of sugarcane, Robert J. Henry and Chittaranjan Kole

Variation in starch genes explain differences in phenotypic properties in sorghum, H Hill, L Slade Lee, and Robert J. Henry


A Squamosa Mads box gene involved in the regulation of anthocyanin accumulation in bilberry fruits, Laura Jaakola, Mervin Poole, Matthew O. Jones, Terttu Kamarainen-Karppinen, Janne J. Koskimaki, Anja Hohtola, Hely Haggman, Paul D. Fraser, Kenneth Manning, Graham J. King, Helen Thomson, and Graham B. Seymour

Molecular genetic diversity of ICARDA’s worldwide barley landrace collection, Abderrazek Jilal, Nicole F. Rice, Stefania Grando, Robert J. Henry, Michael Baum, and Salvatore Ceccarelli


Whole grain morphology of Australian rice species, Shabana Kasem, Daniel LE Waters, Nicole F. Rice, Frances M. Shapter, and Robert J. Henry


An efficient computational method for screening functional SNPs in plants, Ardashir Kharabian


Exploring and exploiting epigenetic variation in crops, Graham J. King, S Amoah, and S Kurup


Uncritical reverence in CM reporting: assessing the scientific quality of Australian news media reports, Monique Lewis, Paul J. Orrock, and Stephen Myers


A Brassica exon array for whole-transcript gene expression profiling, Christopher G. Love, Neil S. Graham, Seosamh Ó. Lochlainn, Helen C. Bowen, Sean T. May, Philip J. White, Martin R. Broadley, John P. Hammond, and Graham J. King

Towards the domestication of a wild rice relative, Microlaena stipoides using large scale gene sequencing, Sylvia Malory, Frances M. Shapter, Ian H. Chivers, and Robert J Henry

Mining rice domestication related genes in in Microlaena stipoides, Sylvia Malory, Frances M. Shapter, Martin S. Elphinstone, Ian H. Chivers, and Robert J. Henry

Development of multiplexed perfect markers for screening key rice traits, Ardashir K. Masouleh, Daniel LE Waters, Russell F. Reinke, and Robert J. Henry


Metabolomic profiling of liquid echinacea medicinal products with in vitro inhibitory effects on cytochrome P450 3A4 (CYP3A4), Maryam Modarai, Min Yang, Andy Suter, Andreas Kortenkamp, and Michael Heinrich

Lactoferrin in immune function cancer and disease resistance, Ann M. Mulder and Carol A. Morris


A forced titration study of the antioxidant and immunomodulatory effects of Ambrotose AO supplement, Stephen P. Myers, Lesley M. Stevenson, Phillip A. Cheras, Joan M. O'Connor, Lyndon O. Brooks, Margaret I. Rolfe, Paul A. Connellan, and Carol A. Morris

Biochemical and molecular diversity assessment of Pandanus amaryllifolius Roxb. populations from India and its molecular characterization for BADH, A Nadaf, K Wakte, T Kad, N Jawali, R Thengane, and B Khan


Phylogenetics and revised taxonomy of the Australian freshwater cod genus, Maccullochella (Percichthyidae), Catherine J. Nock, Martin S. Elphinstone, Stuart J. Rowland, and Peter R. Baverstock


Two sympatric spotted gum species are molecularly homogeneous, Joel W. Ochieng, Mervyn Shepherd, Peter R. Baverstock, D Garth Nikles, David J. Lee, and Robert J. Henry

Preliminary investigation into the phytochemical and pharmacological aspects of Plecthrantus sp. 'Hann Tableland', E Pasoski, Myrna A. Deseo, G Buchbauer, Lei Liu, P I. Forster, and David N. Leach


Cereal Variety Identification using MALDI-TOF mass spectromertry SNP Genotyping, Julie A. Pattemore, Nicole Rice, David F. Marshall, Robbie Waugh, and Robert J. Henry

Compounds from Saccharum officinarum L. as leads for anti-diabetes treatment, D N. Payne, David N. Leach, C A. Morris, M G. O'Shea, Lei Liu, Kellie Shepherd, and Myrna A. Deseo


Predicting pulp yield and pulp productivity of Eucalyptus dunnii using acoustic techniques, Carolyn A. Raymond, Dane Thomas, and Michael Henson

Genetic variation amongst and within the native provenances of Pinus radiata D. Don in Southeastern Australia: 3. Molecular and quantitative structure, Carolyn A. Raymond, J FG Tibbits, and M Henson

Whole genome sequence (WGS) analysis for exploring plant relationships, Nicole F. Rice, Giovanni M. Cordeiro, Catherine J. Nock, Daniel LE Waters, Stirling Bowen, and Robert J. Henry


Phosphorus-efficient faba bean (Vicia faba L.) genotypes enhance subsequent wheat crop growth in an acid and an alkaline soil, Terry J. Rose, Paul Damon, and Zed Rengel


Wheat, canola and grain legume access to soil phosphorus fractions differs in soils with contrasting phosphorus dynamics, Terry J. Rose, Bingah Hardiputra, and Zed Rengel


Genotypic variation in grain phosphorus concentration, and opportunities to improve P-use efficiency in rice, Terry J. Rose, Juan Pariasca-Tanaka, Michael T Rose, Yoshimichi Fukuta, and Matthias Wissuwa

Identification of sakurasosaponin as a cytotoxic principle from Jacquinia flammea, Alberto Sanchez-Medina, Luis Manuel Pena-Rodriguez, Filogonio May-Pat, Gloria Karagianis, Peter Waterman, Anthony I. Mallet, and Solomon Habtemariam

Trans-specific single nucleotide polymorphisms in Eucalyptus wood quality genes, Timothy Sexton, Robert J. Henry, Luke J. McManus, Dane Thomas, and Mervyn Shepherd


Capture of assay template by multiplex PCR of long amplicons for genotyping SNPs and InDels with MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry, Timothy R. Sexton, Robert J. Henry, Luke J. McManus, Stirling Bowen, and Mervyn Shepherd

Genetic association studies in Eucalyptus pilularis Smith (blackbutt), Timothy R. Sexton, Robert J. Henry, Luke J. McManus, Michael Henson, Dane S. Thomas, and Mervyn Shepherd

Conservation of single nucleotide polymorphisms in 44 wood quality candidate genes of Eucalyptus globulus, Eucalyptus pyrocarpa and Eucalyptus pilularis, Timothy R. Sexton, Robert J. Henry, Luke J. McManus, Dane Thomas, and Mervyn Shepherd

A new niche cereal may offer on-farm diversification that mitigates risks associated with climate variability, Frances M. Shapter, Ian H. Chivers, and Robert J. Henry


Species differentiation and gene flow in the Blackbutts (Genus Eucalyptus subgenus Eucalyptus section Pseudophloius), Mervyn Shepherd and Carolyn A. Raymond


Geographical and historical determinants of microsatellite variation in Eucalyptus pilularis, Mervyn Shepherd, Timothy Sexton, Dane Thomas, Michael Henson, and Robert J. Henry


Traditionally used Thai medicinal plants: in vitro anti-inflammatory, anticancer and antioxidant activities, N Siriwatanametanon, B L. Fiebich, T Efferth, J M. Prieto, and Michael Heinrich


Intraspecific variation in essential oil composition of Eremophila longifolia F. Muell. (Myoporaceae): evidence for three chemotypes, Joshua Smith, David Tucker, Daniel Alter, Kenneth Watson, and Graham Jones

The sugarcane genome sequencing effort: an overview of the strategy, goals and existing data, Glaucia M. Souza, Ray Ming, Robert J. Henry, Angelique D'Hont, Bernard Potier, and Andrew Paterson


A rich TILLING resource for studying gene function in Brassica rapa, Pauline Stephenson, David Baker, Thomas Girin, Amandine Perez, Stephen Amoah, Graham J. King, and Lars Ostergaard


The first meiosis of resynthesized Brassica napus, a genome blender, E Szadkowski, F Eber, V Huteau, M Lode, C Huneau, H Belcram, O Coriton, M J. Manzanares-Dauleux, R Delourme, Graham J. King, B Chalhoub, E Jenczeski, and A M. Chevre


Biological activities and safety of Thanaka (Hesperethusa crenulata) stem bark, Sakulna Wangthong, Tanapat Palaga, Sirirat Rengpipat, P Supason Wanichwecharungruang, and Michael Heinrich

Genomics and metabolomics for new plant products, Daniel LE Waters, Peter C. Bundock, Hans Wohlmuth, Myrna A. Deseo, Lei Liu, Frances M. Shapter, and Agnelo Furtado


Genetic analysis of potassium use efficiency in Brassica oleracea, P J. White, J P. Hammond, Graham J. King, H C. Bowen, R M. Hayden, M C. Meacham, W P. Spraklen, and M R. Broadley

The International Oryza map alignment project: a golden path to unlock the genetic potential of the wild relatives of rice, Rod A. Wing, Scott Jackson, Steve Rounsley, Mingsheng Chen, Antonio Costa de Oliveira, Bin Han, Robert Henry, Yue-ie Hsing, Fengyi Hu, Nori Kurata, Yann-Rong Lin, and Wen Wang

Breeding of P efficient crops: target traits and underlying genes, R Wissuwa, J Pariasca-Tanka, Terry J. Rose, M Akutsu, S Heuer, and R Gamuyao


Effect of Astragalus membranaceus and Angelica sinensis combined with Enalapril in rats with obstructive uropathy, Ken Wojcikowski, Hans Wohlmuth, David W. Johnson, and Glenda Gobe


Construction of an integrated genetic linkage map for the A genome of Brassica napus using SSR markers derived from sequenced BACs in B. rapa, Jingson Xu, Xiaoju Qian, Xiaofeng Wang, Ruiyuan Li, Xiaomao Cheng, Yuan Yang, Jie Fu, Shunchang Zhang, Graham J. King, Jiangsheng Wu, and Kede Liu


Inhibition and control effects of the ethyl acetate extract of Trichoderma harzianum fermented broth against Botrytis cinerea, Guoliang Yin, Weimin Wang, Sha Sha, Lei Liu, and Xiaoping Yu


Ethnopharmacy of Turkish-speaking Cypriots in greater London, Ahmet Yoney, Jose M. Prieto, Andreas Lardos, and Michael Heinrich

Papers from 2009

Cross-species amplification of Shorea Microsatellite DNAMarkers in Parashorea malaanonan (Dipterocarpaceae), Myralyn Abasolo, Edwino S. Fernando, Teresita H. Borromeo, and Desiree M. Hautea

Comparative mapping of a sugarcane genetic map to the sorghum genome, Karen S. Aitken, Meredith D. McNeil, Scott Hermann, Peter C. Bundock, Frances G. Eliott, Katarzyna Heller-Uszynska, Andrzej Kilian, Robert J. Henry, and Philip Jackson


Rapeseed cytoplasm gives advantage in wild relatives and complicates genetically modified crop biocontainment, J Allainguillaume, T Harwood, C S. Ford, G Cuccato, C Norris, C J. Allender, R Welters, G J. King, and M J. Wilkinson

GrainData Online: a comprehensive online source of grain nutrient data, Linda K. Banbury


Quantitative proteomics of the tonoplast reveals a role for glycolytic enzymes in salt tolerance, Bronwyn J. Barkla, Rosario Vera-Estrella, Marcela Hernandez-Coronado, and Omar Pantoja

Comparative analysis of regular and alternative splice site strength in several eukaryotic species, Abdul KMA Baten, M Bellgard, and S K. Halgamuge

Hybrid methods for the detection of splice sites in the human genome, Abdul KMA Baten and S K. Halgamuge


Assessing medicinal plants from South-Eastern Spain for potential anti-inflammatory effects targeting nuclear factor-Kappa B and other pro-inflammatory mediators, P Bremner, D Rivera, M A. Calzado, C Obón, C Inocencio, C Beckwith, B L. Fiebich, E Muñoz, and M Heinrich

Enzymes and enzyme inhibitors endogenous to wheat, Kristof Brijs, Christophe M. Courtin, Hans Goesaert, Kurt Gebruers, Jan A. Delcour, Peter R. Shewry, Robert J. Henry, Jacques Nicolas, Jacques Potus, Rebeca Garcia, and Sylvie Davidou

Discovery of single nucleotide polymorphisms in sugarcane for gene mapping using 454 sequencing, Peter C. Bundock, Frances G. Eliott, Gary A. Ablett, Adam D. Benson, Stirling Bowen, and Robert J. Henry

Discovering SNPs for gene mapping in sugarcane using deep sequencing, Peter C. Bundock, Frances G. Eliott, Gary A. Ablett, Adam D. Benson, Rosanne E. Casu, Karen S. Aitken, and Robert J. Henry


Targeted single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) discovery in a highly polyploid plant species using 454 sequencing, Peter C. Bundock, Frances G. Eliott, Gary A. Ablett, Adam D. Benson, Rosanne E. Casu, Karen S. Aitken, and Robert J. Henry

High through put discovery and analysis of genetic markers in sugarcane, Peter C. Bundock, Frances G. Eliott, Stirling Bowen, and Robert J. Henry

Hempseed oil, J C. Callaway and David W. Pate

In vitro adsorption of tear proteins to hydroxyethyl methacrylate-based contact lens materials, F P. Carney, Carol A. Morris, B Milthorpe, J L. Flanagan, and M D. Wilcox

Can Australian native grasses provide viable feedstock for bioenergy generation?, Ian Chivers and Robert J. Henry


Near infrared spectroscopy in natural products analysis, Daniel Cozzolino


Betaine aldehyde dehydrogenase in plants, Timothy L. Fitzgerald, Daniel LE Waters, and Robert J. Henry


Is malting barley better feed for cattle than feed barley?, Glen P. Fox, Alison M. Kelly, Jan GP Bowman, P Andrew Inkerman, David ME Poulsen, and Robert J. Henry

Genomics for cereal grain quality improvement, Agnelo Furtado and Robert J. Henry

Utility of promoter sequence variation in plant breeding, Agnelo Furtado and Robert J. Henry


Analysis of promoters in transgenic barley and wheat, Agnelo Furtado, Robert J. Henry, and Alessandro Pellegrineschi

Rice expressing wheat HPPK/DHPS: a transgenic cereal crop with enhanced folate, Susan A. Gillies, Shane R. McIntosh, and Robert J. Henry

Xki yoma' (our medicine) and xki tienda (patent medicine)- interface between traditional and modern medicine among the Mazatecs of Oaxaca, Mexico, Peter Giovannini and Michael Heinrich

Red Lapacho (Tabebuia impetiginosa)- a global ethnopharmacological commodity?, J Rubén Gómez Castellanos, José M. Prieto, and Michael Heinrich

Rainforest seed project, K C. Hamilton, C Offord, P Cuneo, S Ashmore, Myrna A. Deseo, and K Shepherd


Genetic variation in Eucalyptus nitens pulpwood and wood shrinkage traits, Matthew G. Hamilton, Carolyn A. Raymond, Chris E. Harwood, and Brad M. Potts


Shoot yield drives phosphorus use efficiency in Brassica oleracea and correlates with root architecture traits, John P. Hammond, Martin R. Broadley, Philip J. White, Graham J. King, Helen C. Bowen, Rory M. Hayden, Mark C. Meacham, Andrew Mead, Tracey Overs, William P. Spracklen, and Duncan J. Greenwood

Acupuncture for pain, Jason Hawrelak and Stephen P. Myers

...and zinc augments antidepressant, Jason Hawrelak and Stephen P. Myers

Anti-oxidants spare pancreatitis pain, Jason Hawrelak and Stephen P. Myers

B vitamins reduce breast-cancer risk, Jason Hawrelak and Stephen P. Myers

Calcium in PMS, Jason Hawrelak and Stephen P. Myers

Chondroitin sulphate in knee OA, Jason Hawrelak and Stephen P. Myers

Cognition less mushy with Asian mushroom, Jason Hawrelak and Stephen P. Myers

CoQ10 complements tamoxifen ..., Jason Hawrelak and Stephen P. Myers

CoQ10 Prevents Pre-eclampsia, Jason Hawrelak and Stephen P. Myers

CoQ10 Spermogenic, Jason Hawrelak and Stephen P. Myers

Flaxseed lignans benefit BPH, Jason Hawrelak and Stephen P. Myers

Folate complements methotrexate, Jason Hawrelak and Stephen P. Myers

Ginger Effective in Dysmenorrhoea, Jason Hawrelak and Stephen P. Myers