Michael D Bennett

Summary

Affiliation: Royal Botanic Gardens
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparisons with Caenorhabditis (approximately 100 Mb) and Drosophila (approximately 175 Mb) using flow cytometry show genome size in Arabidopsis to be approximately 157 Mb and thus approximately 25% larger than the Arabidopsis genome initiative estimate
    Michael D Bennett
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    Ann Bot 91:547-57. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint First nuclear DNA C-values for 18 eudicot families
    Lynda Hanson
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    Ann Bot 96:1315-20. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Nuclear DNA C-values in 30 species double the familial representation in pteridophytes
    Renate Obermayer
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Richmond, Surrey, UK
    Ann Bot 90:209-17. 2002
  4. pmc Anthocyanin inhibits propidium iodide DNA fluorescence in Euphorbia pulcherrima: implications for genome size variation and flow cytometry
    Michael D Bennett
    Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    Ann Bot 101:777-90. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint First nuclear DNA C-values for 28 angiosperm genera
    Lynda Hanson
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    Ann Bot 91:31-8. 2003
  6. pmc Recent updates and developments to plant genome size databases
    Sonia Garcia
    Laboratori de Botànica Unitat Associada CSIC, Facultat de Farmacia, Universitat de Barcelona, 08028 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3AB, UK, Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, 08028 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, Department of Managerial Decision Sciences, IESE Business School, Universidad de Navarra, 08032 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, BioScripts Centro de Investigación y Desarrollo de Recursos Científicos, 41012 Sevilla, Andalusia, Spain, Institut Botànic de Barcelona IBB CSIC ICUB, 08038 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain and Laboratoire d Evolution et Systématique, Universite Paris Sud, UMR8079 CNRS UPS AgroParis Tech, 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
    Nucleic Acids Res 42:D1159-66. 2014
  7. ncbi request reprint The origin, evolution and proposed stabilization of the terms 'genome size' and 'C-value' to describe nuclear DNA contents
    Johann Greilhuber
    Institute of Botany and Botanical Garden of the University of Vienna, Austria
    Ann Bot 95:255-60. 2005
  8. 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
  9. ncbi request reprint Correlated evolution of genome size and seed mass
    Jeremy M Beaulieu
    Department of Biological Sciences, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
    New Phytol 173:422-37. 2007

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparisons with Caenorhabditis (approximately 100 Mb) and Drosophila (approximately 175 Mb) using flow cytometry show genome size in Arabidopsis to be approximately 157 Mb and thus approximately 25% larger than the Arabidopsis genome initiative estimate
    Michael D Bennett
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    Ann Bot 91:547-57. 2003
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint First nuclear DNA C-values for 18 eudicot families
    Lynda Hanson
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    Ann Bot 96:1315-20. 2005
    ..50 %) by 2009. The present study targeted eudicot families for which representation in 2003 (42.5 %) was much lower than monocot (72.8 %) and basal angiosperm (69.0 %) families...
  3. ncbi request reprint Nuclear DNA C-values in 30 species double the familial representation in pteridophytes
    Renate Obermayer
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Richmond, Surrey, UK
    Ann Bot 90:209-17. 2002
    ..7 pg in Psilotum nudum var. gasa. Superimposing C-value data onto a robust phylogeny of pteridophytes suggests some possible trends in C-value evolution and highlights areas for future work...
  4. pmc Anthocyanin inhibits propidium iodide DNA fluorescence in Euphorbia pulcherrima: implications for genome size variation and flow cytometry
    Michael D Bennett
    Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    Ann Bot 101:777-90. 2008
    ..By 1997 it was recognized that secondary metabolites may affect DNA staining, thereby causing inaccuracy. Here experiments are reported with poinsettia (Euphorbia pulcherrima) with green leaves and red bracts rich in phenolics...
  5. ncbi request reprint First nuclear DNA C-values for 28 angiosperm genera
    Lynda Hanson
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    Ann Bot 91:31-8. 2003
    ..Thus, completing familial representation for genome size for angiosperms may prove impossible in any short period, and progress towards this goal will become slower...
  6. pmc Recent updates and developments to plant genome size databases
    Sonia Garcia
    Laboratori de Botànica Unitat Associada CSIC, Facultat de Farmacia, Universitat de Barcelona, 08028 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3AB, UK, Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, 08028 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, Department of Managerial Decision Sciences, IESE Business School, Universidad de Navarra, 08032 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, BioScripts Centro de Investigación y Desarrollo de Recursos Científicos, 41012 Sevilla, Andalusia, Spain, Institut Botànic de Barcelona IBB CSIC ICUB, 08038 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain and Laboratoire d Evolution et Systématique, Universite Paris Sud, UMR8079 CNRS UPS AgroParis Tech, 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
    Nucleic Acids Res 42:D1159-66. 2014
    ..The latter include (i) a tool to visually compare genome size data between species, (ii) the option to export data and (iii) a webpage containing information about flow cytometry protocols. ..
  7. ncbi request reprint The origin, evolution and proposed stabilization of the terms 'genome size' and 'C-value' to describe nuclear DNA contents
    Johann Greilhuber
    Institute of Botany and Botanical Garden of the University of Vienna, Austria
    Ann Bot 95:255-60. 2005
    ..Reconsideration of the terminology is required...
  8. 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
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Correlated evolution of genome size and seed mass
    Jeremy M Beaulieu
    Department of Biological Sciences, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, USA
    New Phytol 173:422-37. 2007
    ..Plant growth form is the only variable examined thus far that explains a greater proportion of variation in seed mass than does genome size...