Martin R Broadley

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Affiliation: University of Nottingham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Biofortification of UK food crops with selenium
    Martin R Broadley
    Plant Sciences Division, Univerisity of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington, Loughborough LE12 5RD, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 65:169-81. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Eats roots and leaves. Can edible horticultural crops address dietary calcium, magnesium and potassium deficiencies?
    Martin R Broadley
    School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington, Loughborough LE12 5RD, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 69:601-12. 2010
  3. pmc Tandem quadruplication of HMA4 in the zinc (Zn) and cadmium (Cd) hyperaccumulator Noccaea caerulescens
    Seosamh O Lochlainn
    Plant and Crop Sciences Division, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington, Leicestershire, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e17814. 2011
  4. pmc Maize grain and soil surveys reveal suboptimal dietary selenium intake is widespread in Malawi
    Allan D C Chilimba
    School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough, LE12 5RD, UK
    Sci Rep 1:72. 2011
  5. pmc Soil-type influences human selenium status and underlies widespread selenium deficiency risks in Malawi
    Rachel Hurst
    Department of Nutrition, Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich, NR4 7TJ, UK
    Sci Rep 3:1425. 2013
  6. pmc Analysis of ripening-related gene expression in papaya using an Arabidopsis-based microarray
    João Paulo Fabi
    University of Sao Paulo, Department of Food Science and Experimental Nutrition, FCF, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    BMC Plant Biol 12:242. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Dietary requirements for magnesium, but not calcium, are likely to be met in Malawi based on national food supply data
    Martin R Broadley
    School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough LE12 5RD, United Kingdom
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 82:192-9. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint The nitrogen and nitrate economy of butterhead lettuce (Lactuca sativa var capitata L)
    Martin R Broadley
    Horticulture Research International, Wellesbourne, Warwick CV35 9EF, UK
    J Exp Bot 54:2081-90. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Evidence of neutral transcriptome evolution in plants
    M R Broadley
    School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington, Loughborough LE125RD, UK
    New Phytol 180:587-93. 2008
  10. pmc Shoot calcium and magnesium concentrations differ between subtaxa, are highly heritable, and associate with potentially pleiotropic loci in Brassica oleracea
    Martin R Broadley
    Plant Sciences Division, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE12 5RD, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 146:1707-20. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Biofortification of UK food crops with selenium
    Martin R Broadley
    Plant Sciences Division, Univerisity of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington, Loughborough LE12 5RD, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 65:169-81. 2006
    ..The present paper will review the potential for biofortification of UK food crops with Se...
  2. doi request reprint Eats roots and leaves. Can edible horticultural crops address dietary calcium, magnesium and potassium deficiencies?
    Martin R Broadley
    School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington, Loughborough LE12 5RD, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 69:601-12. 2010
    ..Despite low energy intake from horticultural crops generally, increased vegetable consumption and biofortification would significantly improve dietary intakes of Ca, Mg and K...
  3. pmc Tandem quadruplication of HMA4 in the zinc (Zn) and cadmium (Cd) hyperaccumulator Noccaea caerulescens
    Seosamh O Lochlainn
    Plant and Crop Sciences Division, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington, Leicestershire, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e17814. 2011
    ..caerulescens and A. halleri, which last shared a common ancestor >40 mya, provides intriguing evidence that parallel evolutionary pathways may underlie Zn/Cd hyperaccumulation in Brassicaceae...
  4. pmc Maize grain and soil surveys reveal suboptimal dietary selenium intake is widespread in Malawi
    Allan D C Chilimba
    School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough, LE12 5RD, UK
    Sci Rep 1:72. 2011
    ..5) (Eutric Vertisols). Under these less acidic conditions, Se becomes considerably more available to plants due to the greater solubility of Se((IV)) species and oxidation to Se((VI))...
  5. pmc Soil-type influences human selenium status and underlies widespread selenium deficiency risks in Malawi
    Rachel Hurst
    Department of Nutrition, Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich, NR4 7TJ, UK
    Sci Rep 3:1425. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Analysis of ripening-related gene expression in papaya using an Arabidopsis-based microarray
    João Paulo Fabi
    University of Sao Paulo, Department of Food Science and Experimental Nutrition, FCF, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    BMC Plant Biol 12:242. 2012
    ..In this study we report the analysis of ripe papaya transcriptome by using a cross-species (XSpecies) microarray technique based on the phylogenetic proximity between papaya and Arabidopsis thaliana...
  7. doi request reprint Dietary requirements for magnesium, but not calcium, are likely to be met in Malawi based on national food supply data
    Martin R Broadley
    School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough LE12 5RD, United Kingdom
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 82:192-9. 2012
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  8. ncbi request reprint The nitrogen and nitrate economy of butterhead lettuce (Lactuca sativa var capitata L)
    Martin R Broadley
    Horticulture Research International, Wellesbourne, Warwick CV35 9EF, UK
    J Exp Bot 54:2081-90. 2003
    ..In view of the largely successful fitting of the model to experimental data, the model was used to interpret the results. Suggestions for model improvement are made...
  9. doi request reprint Evidence of neutral transcriptome evolution in plants
    M R Broadley
    School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington, Loughborough LE125RD, UK
    New Phytol 180:587-93. 2008
    ..Appropriate null models are required when comparing transcriptomes in space and time...
  10. pmc Shoot calcium and magnesium concentrations differ between subtaxa, are highly heritable, and associate with potentially pleiotropic loci in Brassica oleracea
    Martin R Broadley
    Plant Sciences Division, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE12 5RD, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 146:1707-20. 2008
    ..There is also evidence that pleiotropic loci on C8 and C9 affect shoot Ca and Mg. Map-based cloning of these loci will reveal how shoot-level phenotypes relate to Ca(2+) and Mg(2+) uptake and homeostasis at the molecular level...
  11. pmc High Resolution Melt (HRM) analysis is an efficient tool to genotype EMS mutants in complex crop genomes
    Seosamh O Lochlainn
    School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough LE12 5RD, UK
    Plant Methods 7:43. 2011
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  12. ncbi request reprint Zinc in plants
    Martin R Broadley
    Plant Sciences Division, School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough LE12 5RD, UK
    New Phytol 173:677-702. 2007
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  13. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetic variation in the shoot mineral concentration of angiosperms
    Martin R Broadley
    Horticulture Research International, Wellesbourne, Warwick CV35 9EF, UK
    J Exp Bot 55:321-36. 2004
    ..Shoot C and cation concentration correlated negatively at a species level. Species within the Poales and the Caryophyllales had distinct shoot mineralogies in both the designed experiment and in the ecological survey...
  14. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the Thlaspi caerulescens and Thlaspi arvense shoot transcriptomes
    John P Hammond
    Warwick HRI, University of Warwick, Wellesbourne, Warwick CV35 9EF, UK
    New Phytol 170:239-60. 2006
    ..Future functional analyses of genes identified as differentially expressed in the shoots of these closely related species will improve our understanding of the molecular mechanisms of Zn hyperaccumulation...
  15. pmc Effects of selenium supplementation on selenoprotein gene expression and response to influenza vaccine challenge: a randomised controlled trial
    Andrew J Goldson
    Institute of Food Research, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e14771. 2011
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  16. pmc Distribution of calcium (Ca) and magnesium (Mg) in the leaves of Brassica rapa under varying exogenous Ca and Mg supply
    Juan José Ríos
    Plant and Crop Sciences Division, School of Biosciences, Sutton Bonington Campus, University of Nottingham, Loughborough LE12 5RD, UK
    Ann Bot 109:1081-9. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize the internal distribution of Ca and Mg in the leaves of a vegetable Brassica and to determine the effects of altered exogenous Ca and Mg supply on this distribution...
  17. doi request reprint Shoot yield drives phosphorus use efficiency in Brassica oleracea and correlates with root architecture traits
    John P Hammond
    Warwick HRI, University of Warwick, Wellesbourne, Warwick CV35 9EF, UK
    J Exp Bot 60:1953-68. 2009
    ..Significant quantitative trait loci associated with shoot-P and PUE occur on chromosomes C3 and C7. These data provide information to initiate breeding programmes to improve PUE in B. oleracea...
  18. pmc Regulatory hotspots are associated with plant gene expression under varying soil phosphorus supply in Brassica rapa
    John P Hammond
    Division of Plant and Crop Sciences, School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough LE12 5RD, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 156:1230-41. 2011
    ..Regulatory loci and genes associated with P use efficiency identified through eQTL analysis are potential targets for further characterization and may have potential for crop improvement...
  19. doi request reprint Generation of nonvernal-obligate, faster-cycling Noccaea caerulescens lines through fast neutron mutagenesis
    Seosamh O Lochlainn
    School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington, Loughborough, UK
    New Phytol 189:409-14. 2011
    ..Leaf zinc (Zn) concentration was similar in WT, A2 and A7 lines. These lines should facilitate future genetic studies of this remarkable species. Seed is publicly available through the European Arabidopsis Stock Centre (NASC)...
  20. pmc Changes in gene expression in Arabidopsis shoots during phosphate starvation and the potential for developing smart plants
    John P Hammond
    Horticulture Research International, Wellesbourne, Warwick CV35 9EF, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 132:578-96. 2003
    ..Transferring this technology to crops would allow precision management of P fertilization, thereby maintaining yields while reducing costs, conserving natural resources, and preventing pollution...
  21. pmc Gene expression changes in phosphorus deficient potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) leaves and the potential for diagnostic gene expression markers
    John P Hammond
    Division of Plant and Crop Sciences, University of Nottingham, Loughborough, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e24606. 2011
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  22. pmc Optimising the analysis of transcript data using high density oligonucleotide arrays and genomic DNA-based probe selection
    Neil S Graham
    Plant Science Division, School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough, LE12 5RD, UK
    BMC Genomics 8:344. 2007
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  23. ncbi request reprint Variation in the shoot calcium content of angiosperms
    Martin R Broadley
    Horticulture Research International, Wellesbourne, Warwick CV35 9EF, UK
    J Exp Bot 54:1431-46. 2003
    ..In general, orders of commelinoid monocots had lower Ca contents than other monocot or eudicot orders. These results are used to illustrate how physiological and ecological hypotheses can be formulated using literature data...
  24. ncbi request reprint Dietary mineral supplies in Africa
    Edward J M Joy
    School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough LE12 5RD, UK British Geological Survey, Keyworth, Nottingham NG12 5GG, UK
    Physiol Plant 151:208-29. 2014
    ..For example, meeting HarvestPlus breeding targets for Zn would reduce dietary Zn deficiency risk by 90% based on supply data. Dietary diversification or direct fortification is likely to be needed to address Ca deficiency risks. ..
  25. pmc Establishing optimal selenium status: results of a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Rachel Hurst
    School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:923-31. 2010
    ..Dietary recommendations for selenium differ between countries, mainly because of uncertainties over the definition of optimal selenium status...
  26. pmc Cesium toxicity in Arabidopsis
    Corrina R Hampton
    Warwick HRI, Warwick CV35 9EF, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 136:3824-37. 2004
    ..This is consistent with Cs intoxication resulting from competition between K+ and Cs+ for K(+)-binding sites on essential proteins...
  27. doi request reprint Equine transcriptome quantification using human GeneChip arrays can be improved using genomic DNA hybridisation and probe selection
    Neil S Graham
    Nottingham Arabidopsis Stock Centre, Division of Plant and Crop Sciences, School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Loughborough, UK
    Vet J 186:323-7. 2010
    ..The level of gene expression could also be correlated with the phenotypes and specialised functions of each tissue. The results demonstrated that probe selection on a human chip can be successfully used to study the equine transcriptome...
  28. ncbi request reprint Genetic responses to phosphorus deficiency
    John P Hammond
    Warwick HRI, Wellesbourne, Warwick CV35 9EF, UK
    Ann Bot 94:323-32. 2004
    ..However, the use of P fertilizers is unsustainable and may cause pollution. Consequently, there is a need to develop more P-use-efficient (PUE) crops and precise methods to monitor crop P-status...
  29. doi request reprint Selenium in human health and disease
    Susan J Fairweather-Tait
    School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk, United Kingdom
    Antioxid Redox Signal 14:1337-83. 2011
    ..The relationships between selenium intake/status and health, or risk of disease, are complex but require elucidation to inform clinical practice, to refine dietary recommendations, and to develop effective public health policies...
  30. doi request reprint Screening for genotype and environment effects on nitrate accumulation in 24 species of young lettuce
    Ian G Burns
    Warwick HRI, University of Warwick, Wellesbourne Campus, Warwick CV35 9EF, UK
    J Sci Food Agric 91:553-62. 2011
    ..The results will inform future strategies for selecting for low-nitrate varieties...
  31. ncbi request reprint Calcium in plants
    Philip J White
    Horticulture Research International, Wellesbourne, Warwick CV35 9EF, UK
    Ann Bot 92:487-511. 2003
    ....
  32. pmc Tackling drought stress: receptor-like kinases present new approaches
    Alex Marshall
    Division of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE12 5RD, UK
    Plant Cell 24:2262-78. 2012
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  33. doi request reprint Testing the distinctness of shoot ionomes of angiosperm families using the Rothamsted Park Grass Continuous Hay Experiment
    Philip J White
    The James Hutton Institute, Invergowrie, Dundee, UK
    New Phytol 196:101-9. 2012
    ..Whilst shoot ionomes were sensitive to fertilizer treatment, phylogenetic variation in a subset of the shoot ionome (Ca, Zn, Mn, Mg) was robust to this environmental perturbation...
  34. pmc Analyzing lateral root development: how to move forward
    Ive De Smet
    Division of Plant and Crop Sciences, School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE12 5RD, United Kingdom
    Plant Cell 24:15-20. 2012
    ..Here, we comment on assays to describe lateral root phenotypes and propose ways to move forward regarding the description of root system architecture, also considering crops and the environment...
  35. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary control of leaf element composition in plants
    Toshihiro Watanabe
    Research Faculty of Agriculture, Hokkaido University, N9W9, Kita ku, Sapporo 060 8589, Japan
    New Phytol 174:516-23. 2007
    ..Identifying mechanisms by which different plant families control their leaf elemental concentration remains a challenge...
  36. pmc Extraordinarily high leaf selenium to sulfur ratios define 'Se-accumulator' plants
    Philip J White
    Scottish Crop Research Institute, Invergowrie, Dundee, UK
    Ann Bot 100:111-8. 2007
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Biofortifying crops with essential mineral elements
    Philip J White
    Warwick HRI, University of Warwick, Wellesbourne, Warwick, UK CV35 9EF
    Trends Plant Sci 10:586-93. 2005
    ..Varieties with increased mineral concentrations in their edible portions are already available, and new genotypes with higher mineral densities are being developed...