Brian G Murray

Summary

Affiliation: University of Auckland
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Molecular cytogenetic analysis of Podocarpus and comparison with other gymnosperm species
    Brian G Murray
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Ann Bot 89:483-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint When does intraspecific C-value variation become taxonomically significant?
    B G Murray
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Ann Bot 95:119-25. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Nuclear DNA variation, chromosome numbers and polyploidy in the endemic and indigenous grass flora of New Zealand
    B G Murray
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Ann Bot 96:1293-305. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Variable changes in genome size associated with different polyploid events in Plantago (Plantaginaceae)
    Charles Wong
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland Mail Centre, Auckland 1142, New Zealand
    J Hered 103:711-9. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Ribosomal DNA locus evolution in Nemesia: transposition rather than structural rearrangement as the key mechanism?
    Paul M Datson
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Chromosome Res 14:845-57. 2006
  6. pmc Biosystematics and conservation: a case study with two enigmatic and uncommon species of Crassula from New Zealand
    P J de Lange
    Terrestrial Conservation Unit, Department of Conservation, Private Bag 68908, Newton, Auckland, New Zealand
    Ann Bot 101:881-99. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Wettable and unsinkable: the hydrodynamics of saccate pollen grains in relation to the pollination mechanism in the two New Zealand species of Prumnopitys Phil. (Podocarpaceae)
    Joshua Salter
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Ann Bot 89:133-44. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Major changes in chromatin condensation suggest the presence of an apoptotic pathway in plant cells
    I E O'Brien
    Horticulture and Food Research Institute of New Zealand, Auckland, New Zealand
    Exp Cell Res 241:46-54. 1998
  9. pmc Eukaryotic genome size databases
    T Ryan Gregory
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1, Canada
    Nucleic Acids Res 35:D332-8. 2007

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Molecular cytogenetic analysis of Podocarpus and comparison with other gymnosperm species
    Brian G Murray
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Ann Bot 89:483-9. 2002
    ..Some retroelements such as copia pPonty3 and gypsy pPot1li are more abundant in the genome of Picea abies and Ginkgo biloba than in the species from which they were amplified...
  2. ncbi request reprint When does intraspecific C-value variation become taxonomically significant?
    B G Murray
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Ann Bot 95:119-25. 2005
    ..To examine what possible role intraspecific DNA C-value variation may play in plant taxonomy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Nuclear DNA variation, chromosome numbers and polyploidy in the endemic and indigenous grass flora of New Zealand
    B G Murray
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Ann Bot 96:1293-305. 2005
    ..The aim of this research was to determine C-values and chromosome numbers for most of the endemic and indigenous Poaceae from New Zealand...
  4. doi request reprint Variable changes in genome size associated with different polyploid events in Plantago (Plantaginaceae)
    Charles Wong
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland Mail Centre, Auckland 1142, New Zealand
    J Hered 103:711-9. 2012
    ..Guard cell lengths were different between diploids and polyploids but not between the different polyploid species. The significance of the changes in genome size and its relationship to pollen and stomatal guard cell size is discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ribosomal DNA locus evolution in Nemesia: transposition rather than structural rearrangement as the key mechanism?
    Paul M Datson
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Chromosome Res 14:845-57. 2006
    ..We suggest that, in Nemesia, transposition of rDNA genes may be equally if not more important in chromosome evolution...
  6. pmc Biosystematics and conservation: a case study with two enigmatic and uncommon species of Crassula from New Zealand
    P J de Lange
    Terrestrial Conservation Unit, Department of Conservation, Private Bag 68908, Newton, Auckland, New Zealand
    Ann Bot 101:881-99. 2008
    ..Crassula hunua and C. ruamahanga have been taxonomically controversial. Here their distinctiveness is assessed so that their taxonomic and conservation status can be clarified...
  7. ncbi request reprint Wettable and unsinkable: the hydrodynamics of saccate pollen grains in relation to the pollination mechanism in the two New Zealand species of Prumnopitys Phil. (Podocarpaceae)
    Joshua Salter
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Ann Bot 89:133-44. 2002
    ..The combination of buoyancy and wettability in saccate pollen has implications for the efficiency of the typical podocarp pollination mechanism...
  8. ncbi request reprint Major changes in chromatin condensation suggest the presence of an apoptotic pathway in plant cells
    I E O'Brien
    Horticulture and Food Research Institute of New Zealand, Auckland, New Zealand
    Exp Cell Res 241:46-54. 1998
    ..The loss of reversibility of chromatin condensation observed subsequently may be a critical point in the cascade of apoptotic events, leading to further irreversible changes during apoptosis in plants...
  9. pmc Eukaryotic genome size databases
    T Ryan Gregory
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1, Canada
    Nucleic Acids Res 35:D332-8. 2007
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