Southern Cross Plant Science

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Southern Cross Plant Science is a leader in underpinning the cultivation and utilisation of plants. We harvest knowledge of how genetic and environmental factors contribute to end-use properties of crops and other added-value natural products. 

 
 

Global Networks

Globally connected researchers

SCPS Community and Engagement

Research to involve and benefit the community

Research

See the research areas we are involved in

Facilities

World class plant science facilities

 

Latest Publications:

  • Gover J, Kendall T, Baten A, Burgess D, Freeling M, King GJ, Mosher R (2018) Maternal components of RNA-directed DNA methylation are required for seed development in Brassica rapa. The Plant Journal (in press)
  • Rahman, M., Khatun, A., Liu, L., Barkla, B. (2018) Brassicaceae Mustards: Traditional and Agronomic Uses in Australia and New Zealand. Molecules 23 (1) 231; doi:10.3390/molecules23010231(Impact factor 2.861).
  • Barkla, BJ (2018) Free Flow Zonal Electrophoresis for Fractionation of Plant Membrane Compartments Prior to Proteomic Analysis. Chapter in Methods in Molecular Biology. pp.1-12. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4939-7411-5_1.
  • Butler JB, Freeman JS, Potts BM, Vaillancourt RE, Grattapaglia D, Silva OB, Simmons BA, Healey AL, Schmutz J, Barry KW, Lee DJ, Henry RJ, King GJ, Baten A, Shepherd M (2018) Annotation of the Corymbia terpene synthase gene family shows broad conservation but dynamic evolution of physical clusters relative to EucalyptusHeredity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41437-018-0058-1
  • Wang B, Wu Z, Li Z, Zhang Q, Hu J, Xiao Y, Cai D, Wu J, King GJ, Li H, Liu K (2018) Dissection of the genetic architecture of three seed-quality traits and consequences for breeding in Brassica napus. Plant Biotech. J. DOI:10.1111/pbi.12873

See all of our ePublications on https://epubs.scu.edu.au/plantscience_pubs/