Mrs Debbie Allen

Mrs Debbie Allen

Senior Research Technician

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Yadav, R., Allen, D. 2016. Genetic mapping of root traits in Lolium perenne. Eucarpia 20th General Congress. Cadair


Thorogood, D., Blackmore, T.M., Mathews, R., Allen, D., MacDuff, J.H., Hegarty, M.J. 2014. A genetic association between leaf elongation rate and flowering time in perennial ryegrass. In D. Sokolović., C. Huyghe., J. Radović. (eds) Quantitative Traits Breeding for Multifunctional Grasslands and Turf. Springer Nature pp. 267-271. Cadair


Yadav, R.S., Allen, D., Mathews, R., MacDuff, J.H. 2013. QTLs for nitrogen uptake and utilisation efficiencies in temperate forage grass, Lolium perenne. Plant and Animal Genome XXI. Other Cadair


Yadav, R.S., Allen, D.K., Mathews, R., Macduff, J. 2011. QTL analysis of components of nitrogen use efficiency in a perennial ryegrass mapping family under high and low nitrate supply in flowing solution culture. EUCARPIA 29th Fodder Crops and Amenity Grasses Section Meeting. Cadair


Hazarika, S., Parkinson, R.J., Bol, R., Dixon, L., Russell, P.J., Donovan, S., Allen, D.K. 2009. Effect of tillage system and straw management on organic matter dynamics. Agronomy for Sustainable Development 29 (4) pp. 525-533. 10.1051/agro/2009024 Cadair

Yadav, R.S., Macduff, J.H., Scollan, N.D., Allen, D.K., Mathews, R. 2009. Mapping and marker assisted selection of genomic regions associated with nitrogen use efficiency and other forage productivity traits in Lolium perenne cultivars. 18th Meeting of the Eucarpia Fodder Crops and Amenity Grasses Section. Other Cadair


Yadav, R.S., Allen, D.K., Mathews, R., Macduff, J.H. 2008. Genetic improvement of nitrogen use efficiency in temperate forage grasses. In J. Prohens., M. L. Badenes. (eds) Proceedings of the 18th EUCARPIA General Congress. "Modern Variety Breeding for Present and Future Needs". Proceedings of the EUCARPIA 18th General Congress, Valencia, Spain. La Editorial de la Universitat Politècnica de València pp. 503. Cadair


Briones, M.J.I., Bol, R., Sleep, D., Allen, D., Sampedro, L. 2001. Spatio-temporal variation of stable isotope ratios in earthworms under grassland and maize cropping systems. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 33 (12-13) pp. 1673-1682. 10.1016/S0038-0717(01)00088-8 Cadair


Griffith, G.S., Cresswell, A., Allen, D. 2000. The nitrogen handling characteristics of white clover (Trifolium repens L.) cultivars and a perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne L.) cultivar. Journal of Experimental Botany 51 (352) pp. 1879-1892. 10.1093/jexbot/51.352.1879 Cadair

Shepherd, M.J., Anderson, J.M., Bol, R., Allen, D. 2000. Incorporation of 15N from spiked cattle dung pats into soil under two moorland plant communities. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 14 (15) pp. 1361-1367. 10.1002/1097-0231(20000815)14:15<1361::AID-RCM35>3.0.CO;2-# Cadair

Giddings, G., Mytton, L., Taylor, L., Thomas, S., Allen, D., Skot, L. 2000. A secondary effect of transformation in Rhizobium leguminosarum transgenic for Bacillus thuringiensis subspecies tenebrionis δ-endotoxin ( cryIIIA ) genes. Part 2. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 100 (5) pp. 820-823. 10.1007/s001220051357 Cadair

Wilkins, P.W., Allen, D., Mytton, L. 2000. Differences in the nitrogen use efficiency of perennial ryegrass varieties under simulated rotational grazing and their effects on nitrogen recovery and herbage nitrogen content. Grass and Forage Science 55 (1) pp. 69-76. 10.1046/j.1365-2494.2000.00199.x Cadair


McTiernan, K.B., Jarvis, S.C., Allen, D., Bol, R. 1999. Short-term changes in δ13C and δ15N signatures of water discharged from grazed grasslands. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 13 (18) pp. 1803-1807. 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0231(19990930)13:18<1803::AID-RCM718>3.0.CO;2-M Cadair

Briones, M.J.I., Bol, R., Sleep, D., Sampedro, L., Allen, D. 1999. A dynamic study of earthworm feeding ecology ­using stable isotopes. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 13 (13) pp. 1300-1304. 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0231(19990715)13:13<1300::AID-RCM628>3.0.CO;2-J Cadair