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Hordeum Medicine & Life Sciences
Solanum tuberosum Medicine & Life Sciences
barley Agriculture & Biology
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences
Phytophthora infestans Medicine & Life Sciences
Genome Medicine & Life Sciences
potatoes Agriculture & Biology
Arabidopsis Medicine & Life Sciences

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Alegria Terrazas, Rodrigo

Person: Research

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Bielska, Ewa

Person: Research

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Birch, Paul

Person: Academic


Projects 2012 2023

Research Output 1989 2020

A fitness cost resulting from Hamiltonella defensa infection is associated with altered probing and feeding behaviour in Rhopalosiphum padi

Leybourne, D. J., Valentine, T. A., Bos, J. I. B. & Karley, A. J., 2 Jan 2020, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 223, Pt 1, 207936.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rhopalosiphum padi
Feeding Behavior
feeding behavior

A Modular Tray Growth System for Barley

Arrieta, M., Colas, I., Macaulay, M., Waugh, R. & Ramsay, L., 2020, Plant Meiosis: Methods and Protocols. Pradillo, M. & Heckmann, S. (eds.). New York: Humana Press, p. 367-379 13 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 2061).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Genetic Recombination
Cell Biology

Characterisation of barley landraces from Syria and Jordan for resistance to rhynchosporium and identification of diagnostic markers for Rrs1Rh4

Looseley, M. E., Griffe, L. L., Büttner, B., Wright, K. M., Bayer, M. M., Coulter, M., Thauvin, J-N., Middlefell-Williams, J., Maluk, M., Okpo, A., Kettles, N., Werner, P., Byrne, E. & Avrova, A., 22 Jan 2020, In : Theoretical and Applied Genetics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle



Society of Biology

Sybille Mittmann (Recipient), Jan 2014

Prize: Election to learned society

Society of Experimental Biology

Vrushali Patil (Recipient), 31 Jan 2014

Prize: Election to learned society

Activities 2003 2019

  • 11 Participation in conference
  • 2 Public engagement and outreach - festival/exhibition
  • 2 Schools engagement
  • 2 Invited talk

Science Saturday: Family Fun Day with Women in STEM Women's Festival Dundee

Christine Millar (Host), Heather Doran (Organiser), Rolf Black (Organiser), Amy Rogers (Organiser), Amy Cameron (Organiser), Catarina Sobreira (Contributor), Bethany Coull (Contributor), Daniella Cavellini (Contributor), Shobna Vasishta (Contributor), Amy Learmonth (Contributor), Simone Altmann (Contributor), Ruth Hamilton (Contributor), Carmen Escudero-Martinez (Contributor), Julie Kovarova (Contributor), Anna Trenaman (Contributor), Alice Dawson (Contributor), Nicola Morrice (Contributor)
2 Mar 2019

Activity: Other activity typesPublic engagement and outreach - festival/exhibition


Genome Advanced Higher Lecture

Andrew Flavell (Presenter)
11 Mar 2015

Activity: Other activity typesSchools engagement

Student theses

A functional study of the Phytophthora infestans Avr3a alleles and paralogs

Author: Seman, Z. A., 2013

Supervisor: Birch, P. (Supervisor) & Hein, I. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy


Alternative splicing in the regulation of the barley circadian clock

Author: Calixto, C. P. G., 2013

Supervisor: Brown, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy


An investigation of gene expression, alternative splicing and nonsense-mediated decay in potato in response to Phytophthora infestans infection

Author: Domingo Torres, E., 2019

Supervisor: Brown, J. (Supervisor), Simpson, C. (Supervisor) & Hein, I. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy