Murray Ronald Badger

Summary

Affiliation: Australian National University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint New roads lead to Rubisco in archaebacteria
    Oliver Mueller-Cajar
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Bioessays 29:722-4. 2007
  2. pmc A rapid, non-invasive procedure for quantitative assessment of drought survival using chlorophyll fluorescence
    Nick S Woo
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Plant Energy Biology, School of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Plant Methods 4:27. 2008
  3. pmc The MetabolomeExpress Project: enabling web-based processing, analysis and transparent dissemination of GC/MS metabolomics datasets
    Adam J Carroll
    University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    BMC Bioinformatics 11:376. 2010
  4. pmc Electron flow to oxygen in higher plants and algae: rates and control of direct photoreduction (Mehler reaction) and rubisco oxygenase
    M R Badger
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra City, ACT
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 355:1433-46. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint CO2 concentrating mechanisms in cyanobacteria: molecular components, their diversity and evolution
    Murray R Badger
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, PO Box 475, Canberra City, ACT 2601, Australia
    J Exp Bot 54:609-22. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Multiple Rubisco forms in proteobacteria: their functional significance in relation to CO2 acquisition by the CBB cycle
    Murray Ronald Badger
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    J Exp Bot 59:1525-41. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint The environmental plasticity and ecological genomics of the cyanobacterial CO2 concentrating mechanism
    Murray R Badger
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    J Exp Bot 57:249-65. 2006
  8. pmc The contribution of photosynthesis to the red light response of stomatal conductance
    Irene Baroli
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Australia
    Plant Physiol 146:737-47. 2008
  9. pmc Inorganic carbon limitation induces transcripts encoding components of the CO(2)-concentrating mechanism in Synechococcus sp. PCC7942 through a redox-independent pathway
    Fiona J Woodger
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, PO Box 475, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 0200, Australia
    Plant Physiol 133:2069-80. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Differences in carbon isotope discrimination of three variants of D-ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase reflect differences in their catalytic mechanisms
    Dennis B McNevin
    Molecular Plant Physiology and Environmental Biology, Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    J Biol Chem 282:36068-76. 2007

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint New roads lead to Rubisco in archaebacteria
    Oliver Mueller-Cajar
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Bioessays 29:722-4. 2007
    ..Supplementary material for this article can be found on the BioEssays website (http://www.interscience.wiley.com/jpages/0265-9247/suppmat/index.html)...
  2. pmc A rapid, non-invasive procedure for quantitative assessment of drought survival using chlorophyll fluorescence
    Nick S Woo
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Plant Energy Biology, School of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Plant Methods 4:27. 2008
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  3. pmc The MetabolomeExpress Project: enabling web-based processing, analysis and transparent dissemination of GC/MS metabolomics datasets
    Adam J Carroll
    University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    BMC Bioinformatics 11:376. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Electron flow to oxygen in higher plants and algae: rates and control of direct photoreduction (Mehler reaction) and rubisco oxygenase
    M R Badger
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra City, ACT
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 355:1433-46. 2000
    ..However, for cyanobacteria, with a lack of significant non-photochemical quenching, the situation may well be different...
  5. ncbi request reprint CO2 concentrating mechanisms in cyanobacteria: molecular components, their diversity and evolution
    Murray R Badger
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, PO Box 475, Canberra City, ACT 2601, Australia
    J Exp Bot 54:609-22. 2003
    ..Finally, there are multiple carbonic anhydrases in many cyanobacteria, but, surprisingly, several cyanobacterial genomes appear to lack any identifiable CA genes. A pathway for the evolution of CCM components is suggested...
  6. doi request reprint Multiple Rubisco forms in proteobacteria: their functional significance in relation to CO2 acquisition by the CBB cycle
    Murray Ronald Badger
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    J Exp Bot 59:1525-41. 2008
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint The environmental plasticity and ecological genomics of the cyanobacterial CO2 concentrating mechanism
    Murray R Badger
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    J Exp Bot 57:249-65. 2006
    ..These features are discussed in relation to our current knowledge of the genomic sequences of a diverse array of cyanobacteria and their ecological environments...
  8. pmc The contribution of photosynthesis to the red light response of stomatal conductance
    Irene Baroli
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Australia
    Plant Physiol 146:737-47. 2008
    ..Furthermore, we suggest that the correlation of photosynthetic capacity and stomatal conductance observed under different light environments is caused by signals largely independent of photosynthesis...
  9. pmc Inorganic carbon limitation induces transcripts encoding components of the CO(2)-concentrating mechanism in Synechococcus sp. PCC7942 through a redox-independent pathway
    Fiona J Woodger
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, PO Box 475, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 0200, Australia
    Plant Physiol 133:2069-80. 2003
    ..We discuss the data in relation to current theories of CO2 sensing in cyanobacteria...
  10. ncbi request reprint Differences in carbon isotope discrimination of three variants of D-ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase reflect differences in their catalytic mechanisms
    Dennis B McNevin
    Molecular Plant Physiology and Environmental Biology, Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    J Biol Chem 282:36068-76. 2007
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  11. pmc Inorganic carbon limitation and light control the expression of transcripts related to the CO2-concentrating mechanism in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. strain PCC6803
    Patrick J McGinn
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, P O Box 475, Canberra, Australian Capitol Territory 0200, Australia
    Plant Physiol 132:218-29. 2003
    ..This provided evidence that high-light stress alone could not trigger the expression of CCM-related transcripts in Synechocystis sp. PCC6803. Potential signals triggering induction of the high-affinity state of the CCM are discussed...
  12. pmc How does cyclic electron flow alleviate photoinhibition in Arabidopsis?
    Shunichi Takahashi
    Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 0200, Australia
    Plant Physiol 149:1560-7. 2009
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  13. doi request reprint C4 photosynthetic isotope exchange in NAD-ME- and NADP-ME-type grasses
    Asaph B Cousins
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2601 Australia
    J Exp Bot 59:1695-703. 2008
    ..The Delta(18)O in these C(4) grasses is similar to low Delta(18)O previously measured in C(4) dicots which contain 2.5 times the leaf CA activity, suggesting that leaf CA activity is not a predictor of Delta(18)O in C(4) plants...
  14. pmc The solar action spectrum of photosystem II damage
    Shunichi Takahashi
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Plant Energy Biology, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Australia
    Plant Physiol 153:988-93. 2010
    ..Our results suggest that photodamage to PSII under sunlight is primarily associated with UV rather than photosynthetically active light wavelengths...
  15. pmc Different thermal sensitivity of the repair of photodamaged photosynthetic machinery in cultured Symbiodinium species
    Shunichi Takahashi
    Australian Research Council Center of Excellence in Plant Energy Biology, Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 2601 Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:3237-42. 2009
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  16. pmc The role of phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase during C4 photosynthetic isotope exchange and stomatal conductance
    Asaph B Cousins
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Australia
    Plant Physiol 145:1006-17. 2007
    ..6) in the wild-type and Pp mutant but increased to 0.9 in the pp mutant. We conclude that in vitro carbonic anhydrase activity overestimated as compared to values determined from Delta(18)O in wild-type plants...
  17. doi request reprint Photoprotection in plants: a new light on photosystem II damage
    Shunichi Takahashi
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Plant Energy Biology, Research School of Biology, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Trends Plant Sci 16:53-60. 2011
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  18. ncbi request reprint Novel gene products associated with NdhD3/D4-containing NDH-1 complexes are involved in photosynthetic CO2 hydration in the cyanobacterium, Synechococcus sp. PCC7942
    Shin ichi Maeda
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT
    Mol Microbiol 43:425-35. 2002
    ..We believe that ChpX and ChpY are involved in a unique, net hydration of CO2 to HCO3-, that is coupled electron flow within the NDH-1 complex on the thylakoid membrane...
  19. ncbi request reprint Advances in understanding the cyanobacterial CO2-concentrating-mechanism (CCM): functional components, Ci transporters, diversity, genetic regulation and prospects for engineering into plants
    G Dean Price
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, PO Box 475, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    J Exp Bot 59:1441-61. 2008
    ..Finally, some prospects for introducing cyanobacterial CCM components into higher plants are considered, with the objective of engineering plants that make more efficient use of water and nitrogen...
  20. pmc A transgenic approach to understanding the influence of carbonic anhydrase on C18OO discrimination during C4 photosynthesis
    Asaph B Cousins
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Australia
    Plant Physiol 142:662-72. 2006
    ..Furthermore, uncertainties in the isotopic composition of water at the site of exchange may also limit the ability to accurately predict theta in C(4) plants...
  21. pmc Identification of a SulP-type bicarbonate transporter in marine cyanobacteria
    G Dean Price
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Science Faculty, Australian National University, P O Box 475, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:18228-33. 2004
    ..The discovery of BicA has significant implications for understanding the important contribution of oceanic strains of cyanobacteria to global CO(2) sequestration processes...
  22. pmc Carbonic anhydrase and its influence on carbon isotope discrimination during C4 photosynthesis. Insights from antisense RNA in Flaveria bidentis
    Asaph B Cousins
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601, Australia
    Plant Physiol 141:232-42. 2006
    ..Our data indicate that the extent of CA activity in C4 leaves needs to be taken into account when using Delta13C and/or delta13C to model the response of C4 photosynthesis to changing environmental conditions...
  23. ncbi request reprint Quantitative assessment of intrinsic carbonic anhydrase activity and the capacity for bicarbonate oxidation in photosystem II
    Warwick Hillier
    Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Biochemistry 45:2094-102. 2006
    ..The results reveal that bicarbonate is not the substrate for O(2) production in these contemporary oxygenic photoautotrophs when assayed under single turnover conditions...
  24. doi request reprint Light and CO2 do not affect the mesophyll conductance to CO2 diffusion in wheat leaves
    Youshi Tazoe
    The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    J Exp Bot 60:2291-301. 2009
    ..In wheat, g(m) was independent of PFD between 200 and 1500 micromol m(-2) s(-1) and was independent of p(i) between 80 and 500 microbar...
  25. pmc Sensing of inorganic carbon limitation in Synechococcus PCC7942 is correlated with the size of the internal inorganic carbon pool and involves oxygen
    Fiona J Woodger
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 0200, Australia
    Plant Physiol 139:1959-69. 2005
    ..We found that induction of a high-affinity CCM correlates most closely with a depletion of the internal Ci pool, but that full induction of this mechanism also requires some unresolved oxygen-dependent process...
  26. pmc Functional cyanobacterial beta-carboxysomes have an absolute requirement for both long and short forms of the CcmM protein
    Benedict M Long
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biology, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 0200, Australia
    Plant Physiol 153:285-93. 2010
    ..Importantly, the data reveal that functional carboxysomes require both M35 and M58 in sufficient quantities and with a minimum stoichiometry of close to 1:1...
  27. pmc Localization of sucrose synthase in developing seed and siliques of Arabidopsis thaliana reveals diverse roles for SUS during development
    Hossein Fallahi
    CSIRO Plant Industry, PO Box 1600, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    J Exp Bot 59:3283-95. 2008
    ..The results highlight the diverse roles that SUS may play during the development of silique and seed in Arabidopsis...
  28. ncbi request reprint Analysis of carboxysomes from Synechococcus PCC7942 reveals multiple Rubisco complexes with carboxysomal proteins CcmM and CcaA
    Benedict M Long
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 0200, Australia
    J Biol Chem 282:29323-35. 2007
    ..A speculative carboxysome structural model is presented...
  29. pmc On-line mass spectrometry: membrane inlet sampling
    Katrin Beckmann
    School of Biology, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Photosynth Res 102:511-22. 2009
    ..This review offers some insights into the sampling approaches and and the experiments that have been conducted with MIMS...