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1985
5 Citations (Scopus)

The use of doubled haploids in barley breeding. I. Comparison of H1 and H2 generations

Powell, W., Caligari, P. D. S., Jinks, J. L. & Hayter, A. M., 1985, In : Heredity. 54, 2, p. 261-266 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)

The use of doubled haploids in barley breeding 2. An assessment of univariate cross prediction methods

Caligari, P. D. S., Powell, W. & Jinks, J. L., 1985, In : Heredity. 54, 3, p. 353-358 6 p.

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1986
6 Citations (Scopus)

An evaluation of the field performance of the progeny of plants regenerated from embryos of Hordeum vulgare cv. Golden Promise

Dunwell, J. M., Cornish, M. & Powell, W., 1986, In : Journal of Agricultural Science. 107, 3, p. 561-564 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Antimicrobial defence of avian eggs.

Board, RG., Sparks, NHC. & Tranter, HS., Jan 1986, In : FEMS symposium - Federation of European Microbiological Societies.. 35, p. 82-96

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Citations (Scopus)

Azadirachtin, ecdysteroids and ecdysis in Locusta migratoria

Mordue, AJ., Evans, KA. & Charlet, M., 1986, In : Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Part C: Comparative. 85, 2, p. 297-301

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Locusta migratoria
Ecdysteroids
Molting
Aerophagy
Nymph
2 Citations (Scopus)

Genetical analysis of a barley mutant with reduced height and increased diastatic power

Ellis, R. P., Powell, W., Swanston, J. S. & Thomas, C. E., 1986, In : Journal of Agricultural Science. 106, 3, p. 619-621 3 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)

Magnetotactic bacteria are widely distributed in sediments in the U.K.

Sparks, N., Courtaux, L., Mann, S. & Board, R. G., Dec 1986, In : FEMS Microbiology Letters. 37, 3, p. 305-308

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Magnetic Fields
Photomicrography
Bacteria
Estuaries
Magnets
96 Citations (Scopus)

Natural antimicrobial systems and their potential in food preservation of the future.

Banks, J., Board, R. & Sparks, NH., Apr 1986, In : Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry. 8, 2-3, p. 103-147

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Food preservation
Food Preservation
Animals
Cecropins
Phagosomes
10 Citations (Scopus)

Prediction of the true metabolizable energy concentration in forages for ruminants

Dewhurst, RJ., Webster, AJF., Wainman, FW. & Dewey, PJS., 1986, In : Animal Production.

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The habitat preferences of grassland spiders as identified using Detrended Correspondence Analysis (DECORANA).

Rushton, SP., Topping, CJ. & Eyre, MD., 1986, In : Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society. 7, p. 165 - 170 6 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)

The measurement and interpretation of genotype by environment interaction in spring barley (Hordeum vulgare)

Powell, W., Caligari, P. D. S., Phillips, M. S. & Jinks, J. L., 1986, In : Heredity. 56, 2, p. 255-262 8 p.

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1987
1 Citation (Scopus)

A field trial of ovine enzootic abortion vaccine

Linklater, K. A., Low, J. C. & Hosie, B. D., 1 Jan 1987, In : Veterinary Record. 121, 13, p. 303-304 2 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)

Protein nutrition of growing cattle: Food intake and growth responses to rumen degradable protein and undegradable protein

Newbold, J. R., Garnsworthy, P. C., Buttery, P. J., Cole, D. J. A. & Haresign, W., Dec 1987, In : Animal Production. 45, 3, p. 383-394 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

food intake
rumen
nutrition
crude protein
dietary protein

Structure, morphology and crystal growth of anisotropic magnetite crystals in magnetotactic bacteria

Mann, S., Sparks, N. & Blakemore, R. P., 22 Sep 1987, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 231, 1265, p. 477-487

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ferrosoferric Oxide
magnetite
Crystallization
crystals
Bacteria

The physiological action of Azadirachtin in the locust, Locusta migratoria.

Evans, KA. & Mordue, AJ., 1987, Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Insect-Plant Relationships . p. 43-48

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1988

Differential mortality of carabid beetles from potato fields to the insecticide demeton-S-methyl in the laboratory.

Dixon, PL. & McKinlay, RG., 1988, In : Aspects of Applied Biology. 17, p. 237 - 238 2 p.

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Diiodobis (triphenylphosphine) nickel (II)

Humphry, RW. & Welch, D. A., Oct 1988, In : Acta crystallographica. Section C, Structural chemistry. 44, 10, p. 1717-1719

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Effect of a range of spray adjuvants on fluroxypyr and metsulfuron-methyl activity on weeds in cereals.

Davies, DHK. & Hinchcliff, K., 1988, In : Aspects of Applied Biology. 18

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46 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of the novel ionophore tetronasin (ICI 139603) on ruminal microorganisms

Newbold, C. J., Wallace, R. J., Watt, N. D. & Richardson, A. J., Feb 1988, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 54, 2, p. 544-7 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rumen microorganisms
Ionophores
ionophores
monensin
microorganism
19 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of the ionophores monensin and tetronasin on simulated development of ruminal lactic acidosis in vitro

Newbold, C. J. & Wallace, R. J., Dec 1988, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 54, 12, p. 2981-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rumen development
Monensin
Lactic Acidosis
monensin
Ionophores

Insect pest control on potatoes.

McKinlay, RG., 1988, In : Outlook on Agriculture. 17, p. 30 - 34 5 p.

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Observations on the biology and distribution of the double dart moth (Graphiphora augur (Fabricius)) in Scotland, and on damage caused by the larvae to red raspberry.

Gordon, SC., McKinlay, RG., Riley, AM. & Osborne, P., 1988, In : Crop Research. 28, p. 157 - 167 11 p.

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Oxidation of Manganese and Formation of Mn(3)O(4) (Hausmannite) by Spore Coats of a Marine Bacillus sp.

Mann, S., Sparks, NH., Scott, GH. & de, V. J. EW., Aug 1988, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 54, 8, p. 2140-2143

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Manganese
Spores
Bacillus
manganese
spore
2 Citations (Scopus)

Responses of British Friesian steers with or without implants of oestradiol-17β to undegradable dietary protein

Newbold, J. R., Garnsworthy, P. C., Buttery, P. J., Cole, D. J. A. & Haresign, W., Apr 1988, In : Animal Production. 46, 2, p. 181-193 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

liveweight gain
dietary protein
estradiol
food conversion
proteins
coccolith
High resolution transmission electron microscopy
Transmission Electron Microscopy
Electron diffraction
diffraction
23 Citations (Scopus)

Spatial heterogeneity in yield-pest relationships for crop loss assessment.

Hughes, G. & McKinlay, RG., 1988, In : Ecological Modelling. 41, p. 67 - 73 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

125 Citations (Scopus)

Ultrastructure, morphology and organization of biogenic magnetite from sockeye salmon, Oncorhynchus nerka: implications for magnetoreception.

Mann, S., Sparks, NH., Walker, MM. & Kirschvink, JL., Nov 1988, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 140, p. 35-49

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Ferrosoferric Oxide
magnetite
Oncorhynchus nerka
Salmon
ultrastructure

Yield responses to the use of herbicides in cereal crops; East of Scotland trials 1979-88.

Davies, DHK., 1988, In : Aspects of Applied Biology. 18

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1989

Acute nephropathy in young lambs.

Angus, KW., Hodgson, JC., Hosie, BD., Low, JC., Mitchell, GBB., Dyson, DA. & Holliman, A., 1989, In : Veterinary Record. 124, p. 9 - 14 6 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

A myopathy of sheep associated with sarcocystis infection and monensin administration.

Jeffrey, M., Low, JC. & Uggla, A., 1989, In : Veterinary Record. 124, p. 422 - 426 5 p.

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Aphid predation by harvestmen in potato fields in Scotland.

Dixon, PL. & McKinlay, RG., 1989, In : Journal of Arachnology. 17, p. 253 - 255 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Citations (Scopus)

Crystallochemical characterization of magnetic spinels prepared from aqueous solution

Sparks, N., Mann, S., Couling, S., Larcomber, M. & Frankel, R., 1989, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 85, p. 3033-3044

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18 Citations (Scopus)

Fertility of ewes given either melatonin or progestogen sponges

Rajkumar, R. R., Argo, C. M. & Rodway, R. G., 1 Jan 1989, In : Veterinary Record. 124, 9, p. 215-217 3 p.

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Ground beetles and weevils (Carabidae and Circulionidae) as indicators of grassland management practices.

Eyre, MD., Luff, ML., Rushton, SP. & Topping, CJ., 1989, In : Journal of Applied Entomology. 107, p. 508 - 517 10 p.

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Herbicide use and yield response in winter oilseed rape in Scotland.

Davies, DHK., Walker, KC. & Whytock, GP., 1989, In : Aspects of Applied Biology. 23

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Listeria in food. A veterinary perspective.

Low, JC. & Donachie, W., 1989, In : The Lancet. 8633, p. 2 - 5 4 p.

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Observations on germination and acetylcholinesterase activity in wheat seeds.

Molyneux, DE. & McKinlay, RG., 1989, In : Annals of Botany. 63, p. 81 - 86 6 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Saltmarsh ponds—a preferred habitat for magnetotactic bacteria?

Sparks, N., Lloyd, J. & Board, R. G., Mar 1989, In : Letters in Applied Microbiology. 8, 3, p. 109-111

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ecosystem
Bacteria
Water
Salts
Fresh Water

The response of the cabbage seed weevil (Ceutorhynchus assimilis Payk.) and the brassica pod midge (Dasineura brassicae Winn.) to flower colour and volatiles of oilseed rape

Evans, KA. & Allen-Williams, LJ., 1989, Aspects of Applied Biology : Production and Protection of Oilseed Rape and other Brassica Crops . Association of Applied Biologists (AAB), Vol. 23. p. 347-353

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1990
6 Citations (Scopus)

A cost benefit study of alternative policies in making grass silage

McGechan, MB., 1990, In : Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research. 46(3), p. 153 - 170 18 p.

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322 Citations (Scopus)

Biomineralization of ferrimagnetic greigite (Fe3S4) and iron pyrite (FeS2) in a magnetotactic bacterium

Sparks, N., Mann, S., Frankel, R., Bazylinski, D. A. & Jannasch, H., Jan 1990, In : Nature. 3, 43, p. 258-261

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Classification of water beetle assemblages in arable fenland and ranking of sites in relation to conservation value

Foster, GN., Foster, AP., Eyre, MD. & Bilton, DT., 1990, In : Freshwater Biology. 22, p. 343 - 354 12 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Deterrents extracted from the leaves of Ginkgo biloba: effects on feeding and contact chemoreceptors

Yan, FS., Evans, KA., Stevens, LH., Van Beek, TA. & Schoonhoven, LM., Jan 1990, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 54, 1, p. 57-64

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Ginkgo biloba
chemoreceptors
antifeedant
Ginkgo
Pieris brassicae
13 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of harvest date and pod position on glucosinolates in oilseed rape (Brassica napus)

Booth, E. J., Walker, K. C. & Griffiths, D. W., 1990, In : Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 53, 1, p. 43-61 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glucosinolates
Brassica napus
harvest date
glucosinolates
pods
9 Citations (Scopus)
rumen fermentation
food intake
Holstein
rumen
corn
37 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of the ionophore tetronasin on nitrogen metabolism by ruminal microorganisms in vitro

Newbold, C. J., Wallace, R. J. & McKain, N., Apr 1990, In : Journal of Animal Science. 68, 4, p. 1103-9 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rumen microorganisms
Ionophores
ionophores
nitrogen metabolism
rumen fluids
46 Citations (Scopus)

Enzootic abortion of ewes

Aitken, I. D., Clarkson, M. J. & Linklater, K., 1 Jan 1990, In : Veterinary Record. 126, 6, p. 136-138 3 p.

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22 Citations (Scopus)

Factors affecting the distribution of water beetle species assemblages in drains of eastern England

Eyre, MD., Foster, GN. & Foster, AP., 1990, In : Journal of Applied Entomology. 109, p. 217 - 225 9 p.

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110 Citations (Scopus)

Magnetotactic bacteria: microbiology, biomineralization, palaeomagnetism and biotechnology.

Mann, S., Sparks, NH. & Board, RG., Jan 1990, In : Advances in Microbial Physiology. 31, p. 125-181

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ferrosoferric Oxide
Biotechnology
Microbiology
Bacteria
Printing