Roosa Leimu

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Inbreeding alters activities of the stress-related enzymes chitinases and β-1,3-glucanases
    Roosa Leimu
    Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e42326. 2012
  2. pmc A meta-analysis of local adaptation in plants
    Roosa Leimu
    Institute for Biochemistry and Biology, University of Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany
    PLoS ONE 3:e4010. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Habitat fragmentation, climate change, and inbreeding in plants
    Roosa Leimu
    Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1195:84-98. 2010
  4. pmc Between-population outbreeding affects plant defence
    Roosa Leimu
    Institute for Biochemistry and Biology, University of Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany
    PLoS ONE 5:e12614. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Effects of experimental inbreeding on herbivore resistance and plant fitness: the role of history of inbreeding, herbivory and abiotic factors
    Roosa Leimu
    Institute for Biochemistry and Biology, University of Potsdam, Maulbeerallee 1, D 14469 Potsdam, Germany
    Ecol Lett 11:1101-10. 2008

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Inbreeding alters activities of the stress-related enzymes chitinases and β-1,3-glucanases
    Roosa Leimu
    Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e42326. 2012
    ..These results provide novel information on the effects of plant inbreeding on plant-enemy interactions on a biochemical level...
  2. pmc A meta-analysis of local adaptation in plants
    Roosa Leimu
    Institute for Biochemistry and Biology, University of Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany
    PLoS ONE 3:e4010. 2008
    ..The clear role of population size for the ability to evolve local adaptation raises considerable doubt on the ability of small plant populations to cope with changing environments...
  3. doi request reprint Habitat fragmentation, climate change, and inbreeding in plants
    Roosa Leimu
    Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1195:84-98. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Between-population outbreeding affects plant defence
    Roosa Leimu
    Institute for Biochemistry and Biology, University of Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany
    PLoS ONE 5:e12614. 2010
    ..These results raise novel considerations on the impact of outbreeding on the joint evolution of resistance and tolerance, and on the evolution of multiple defence strategies...
  5. doi request reprint Effects of experimental inbreeding on herbivore resistance and plant fitness: the role of history of inbreeding, herbivory and abiotic factors
    Roosa Leimu
    Institute for Biochemistry and Biology, University of Potsdam, Maulbeerallee 1, D 14469 Potsdam, Germany
    Ecol Lett 11:1101-10. 2008
    ..Moreover, herbivory can mask inbreeding effects on plant fitness. Thus, understanding inbreeding effects on plant fitness requires studying multiple populations and considering population history and biotic interactions...