Gail Taylor

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Affiliation: University of Southampton
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Modification of cell wall properties in lettuce improves shelf life
    Carol Wagstaff
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton, SO16 7PX, UK
    J Exp Bot 61:1239-48. 2010
  2. pmc FTIR-ATR-based prediction and modelling of lignin and energy contents reveals independent intra-specific variation of these traits in bioenergy poplars
    Guanwu Zhou
    Forest Botany and Tree Physiology, Büsgen Institute, Georg August University Gottingen, Büsgenweg 2, 37077 Gottingen, Germany
    Plant Methods 7:9. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Increased leaf area expansion of hybrid poplar in elevated CO2. From controlled environments to open-top chambers and to FACE
    G Taylor
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, UK
    Environ Pollut 115:463-72. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint The transcriptome of Populus in elevated CO2
    Gail Taylor
    School of Biological Sciences, Bassett Crescent East, University of Southampton, SO16 7PX, UK
    New Phytol 167:143-54. 2005
  5. pmc How can accelerated development of bioenergy contribute to the future UK energy mix? Insights from a MARKAL modelling exercise
    Donna Clarke
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Biotechnol Biofuels 2:13. 2009
  6. pmc Spatial and temporal effects of free-air CO2 enrichment (POPFACE) on leaf growth, cell expansion, and cell production in a closed canopy of poplar
    Gail Taylor
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton S016 7PX, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 131:177-85. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Populus: arabidopsis for forestry. Do we need a model tree?
    Gail Taylor
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton SO16 7PX, UK
    Ann Bot 90:681-9. 2002
  8. pmc Five QTL hotspots for yield in short rotation coppice bioenergy poplar: the Poplar Biomass Loci
    Anne M Rae
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton, UK
    BMC Plant Biol 9:23. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Elucidating genomic regions determining enhanced leaf growth and delayed senescence in elevated CO2
    A M Rae
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton, UK
    Plant Cell Environ 29:1730-41. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint QTLs for shelf life in lettuce co-locate with those for leaf biophysical properties but not with those for leaf developmental traits
    Fang Z Zhang
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton S016 7PX, UK
    J Exp Bot 58:1433-49. 2007

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Publications21

  1. pmc Modification of cell wall properties in lettuce improves shelf life
    Carol Wagstaff
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton, SO16 7PX, UK
    J Exp Bot 61:1239-48. 2010
    ....
  2. pmc FTIR-ATR-based prediction and modelling of lignin and energy contents reveals independent intra-specific variation of these traits in bioenergy poplars
    Guanwu Zhou
    Forest Botany and Tree Physiology, Büsgen Institute, Georg August University Gottingen, Büsgenweg 2, 37077 Gottingen, Germany
    Plant Methods 7:9. 2011
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  3. ncbi request reprint Increased leaf area expansion of hybrid poplar in elevated CO2. From controlled environments to open-top chambers and to FACE
    G Taylor
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, UK
    Environ Pollut 115:463-72. 2001
    ..Effects on SLA and leaf production suggest that CE and OTC experiments may not always provide good predictors of the 'qualitative' effects of elevated CO2 in long-term ecosystem experiments...
  4. ncbi request reprint The transcriptome of Populus in elevated CO2
    Gail Taylor
    School of Biological Sciences, Bassett Crescent East, University of Southampton, SO16 7PX, UK
    New Phytol 167:143-54. 2005
    ..This study provides the first clues to the long-term genetic expression changes that may occur during long-term plant response to elevated CO(2)...
  5. pmc How can accelerated development of bioenergy contribute to the future UK energy mix? Insights from a MARKAL modelling exercise
    Donna Clarke
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Biotechnol Biofuels 2:13. 2009
    ..The results of the 'accelerated runs' were compared with a low-carbon (LC-Core) scenario, which assesses the cheapest way to decarbonise the energy sector...
  6. pmc Spatial and temporal effects of free-air CO2 enrichment (POPFACE) on leaf growth, cell expansion, and cell production in a closed canopy of poplar
    Gail Taylor
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton S016 7PX, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 131:177-85. 2003
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Populus: arabidopsis for forestry. Do we need a model tree?
    Gail Taylor
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton SO16 7PX, UK
    Ann Bot 90:681-9. 2002
    ..In addition, and in contrast to other model plants, the genus Populus also has genuine commercial value as a tree for timber, plywood, pulp and paper...
  8. pmc Five QTL hotspots for yield in short rotation coppice bioenergy poplar: the Poplar Biomass Loci
    Anne M Rae
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton, UK
    BMC Plant Biol 9:23. 2009
    ..An important aspect of this for long lived plants is an understanding of genetic interactions at different developmental stages, i.e. how genes or genetic regions impact on yield over time...
  9. ncbi request reprint Elucidating genomic regions determining enhanced leaf growth and delayed senescence in elevated CO2
    A M Rae
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton, UK
    Plant Cell Environ 29:1730-41. 2006
    ..Candidate genes were shown to collocate to regions where response QTL mapped. This study is the first to identify candidate genes that may be important in determining plant adaptation to future high-CO(2) world...
  10. ncbi request reprint QTLs for shelf life in lettuce co-locate with those for leaf biophysical properties but not with those for leaf developmental traits
    Fang Z Zhang
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton S016 7PX, UK
    J Exp Bot 58:1433-49. 2007
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint The genetics and genomics of the drought response in Populus
    Nathaniel Robert Street
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton SO16 7PX, UK
    Plant J 48:321-41. 2006
    ..Co-location of differentially expressed genes with drought-specific and drought-responsive QTLs was examined, and these may represent candidate genes contributing to the variation in drought response...
  12. ncbi request reprint Adaptation of tree growth to elevated CO2: quantitative trait loci for biomass in Populus
    Anne M Rae
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton, UK
    New Phytol 175:59-69. 2007
    ..These results quantify and identify genetic variation in response to e[CO(2)] and provide an insight into genomic response to the changing environment...
  13. ncbi request reprint Stomatal conductance and not stomatal density determines the long-term reduction in leaf transpiration of poplar in elevated CO2
    Penny J Tricker
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton, SO16 7PX, UK
    Oecologia 143:652-60. 2005
    ..We propose that altered cuticular development during canopy closure may partially explain the changing response of stomata to elevated [CO2], although the mechanism for this remains obscure...
  14. pmc Insight into the genetic components of community genetics: QTL mapping of insect association in a fast-growing forest tree
    Jennifer Dewoody
    Centre for Biological Sciences, Life Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom Current address USDA Forest Service, National Forest Genetics Lab, 2480 Carson Road, Placerville, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e79925. 2013
    ..These results provide insight into the genetic components involved in insect community structure in a fast-growing forest tree. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint Leaf stomatal and epidermal cell development: identification of putative quantitative trait loci in relation to elevated carbon dioxide concentration in poplar
    Rachel Ferris
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton S016 7PX, UK
    Tree Physiol 22:633-40. 2002
    ..2 cM) for both leaf size and ECN in [aCO2] and for ECA at almost the same position. The data provide preliminary evidence that leaf stomatal and cell traits are amenable to QTL analysis...
  16. doi request reprint The physiological, transcriptional and genetic responses of an ozone-sensitive and an ozone tolerant poplar and selected extremes of their F2 progeny
    Nathaniel Robert Street
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, SO16 7PX, UK
    Environ Pollut 159:45-54. 2011
    ..QTL were identified linking detrimental effects of ozone with leaf and biomass traits and differential responses were found for key genes involved in ethylene production and response...
  17. doi request reprint Yield and spatial supply of bioenergy poplar and willow short-rotation coppice in the UK
    Matthew J Aylott
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East SO16 7PX, UK
    New Phytol 178:358-70. 2008
    ....
  18. doi request reprint The transcriptome of Populus in elevated CO reveals increased anthocyanin biosynthesis during delayed autumnal senescence
    M J Tallis
    School of Biological Science, Bassett Crescent East, University of Southampton, Southampton SO16 7PX, UK
    New Phytol 186:415-28. 2010
    ..3, respectively. *We showed that in e[CO2] there was increased autumnal leaf sugar accumulation and up-regulation of genes determining anthocyanin biosynthesis which, we propose, prolongs leaf longevity during natural autumnal senescence...
  19. pmc Genomics and forest biology: Populus emerges as the perennial favorite
    Stan D Wullschleger
    Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN 37831 6422, USA
    Plant Cell 14:2651-5. 2002
  20. ncbi request reprint Plasticity of growth and sylleptic branchiness in two poplar families grown at three sites across Europe
    Nicolas Marron
    University of Antwerp, Department of Biology, Campus Drie Eiken, Research Group of Plant and Vegetation Ecology, Universiteitsplein 1, B 2610 Wilrijk, Belgium
    Tree Physiol 26:935-46. 2006
    ..However, despite strong phenotypic plasticity among sites, genotypic ranking among the sites was relatively stable...
  21. ncbi request reprint Deposition velocities to Sorbus aria, Acer campestre, Populus deltoides X trichocarpa 'Beaupré', Pinus nigra and X Cupressocyparis leylandii for coarse, fine and ultra-fine particles in the urban environment
    P H Freer-Smith
    Forest Research, Alice Holt Lodge, Wrecclesham, Farnham, Surrey GU10 4LH, UK
    Environ Pollut 133:157-67. 2005
    ..Chemical analysis of the aqueous soluble fractions of coarse, fine and ultra-fine particles showed the importance of nitrates, chloride and phosphates in all three size categories at the polluted and more rural location...