Mrs Emma Timms-Taravella

Mrs Emma Timms-Taravella

Senior Research Technician

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Purdy, S, Maddison, A, Nunn, C, Winters, A, Timms-Taravella, E, Jones, C, Clifton-Brown, J, Donnison, I & Gallagher, J 2017, 'Could Miscanthus replace maize as the preferred substrate for anaerobic digestion in the United Kingdom?: Future breeding strategies' GCB Bioenergy, vol 9, no. 6, pp. 1122-1139. DOI: 10.1111/gcbb.12419
Gallagher, JA, Cairns, AJ, Thomas, D, Timms-taravella, E, Skot, K, Charlton, A, Williams, P & Turner, LB 2015, 'Fructan synthesis, accumulation and polymer traits. II. Fructan pools in populations of perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne L.) with variation for water-soluble carbohydrate and candidate genes were not correlated with biosynthetic activity and demonstrated constraints to polymer chain extension' Frontiers in Plant Science, vol 6, 864. DOI: 10.3389/fpls.2015.00864
Buanafina, MMDO, Dalton, S, Langdon, T, Timms-Taravella, E, Shearer, EA & Morris, P 2015, 'Functional co-expression of a fungal ferulic acid esterase and a β-1, 4 endoxylanase in Festuca arundinacea (tall fescue) modifies post-harvest cell wall deconstruction' Planta, vol 242, no. 1, pp. 97-111. DOI: 10.1007/s00425-015-2288-2
Bryant, D, Morris, SM, Gallagher, J, Winters, A, Donnison, I, Morris, P, Harding, G, Timms-Taravella, E, Thomas, D & Leemans, D 2014, GB Application - Bioethanol from grass.
Bosch, M, Roberts, L, Dalton, S, Cookson, A, Timms-Taravella, E, Allison, G & Donnison, I 2012, 'Unravelling the regulatory network controlling cell wall synthesis in grasses to improve the conversation of lignocellulosic biomass into biofuels' Monogram Conference 2012, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2012 - 2012, .
Dalton, SJ, Gallagher, JA, Winters, AL, Langdon, T, Timms-Taravella, E & Donnison, IS 2011, 'Genetic transformation of Miscanthus sinensis with a ferulic acid esterase gene' 33rd Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals, Sheraton, United States of America, 2011 - 2011, .
Dalton, SJ, Winters, AL, Langdon, T, Timms-Taravella, E & Donnison, IS 2011, 'Genetic transformation of Miscanthus sinensis with FAE' Plant Transformation Technologies II Conference, Vienna, Austria, 2011 - 2011, .
Bosch, M, Roberts, L, Dalton, S, Timms-Taravella, E, Carli, J, Allison, G & Donnison, I 2011, Genetic engineering of energy crops to improve the conversion of lignocellulosic biomass into biofuels. in Aspects of Applied Biology 110. Association of Applied Biologists, pp. 104-104.
Mur, LAJ, Aubry, S, Mondhe, M, Kingston-smith, A, Gallagher, J, Timms-taravella, E, James, C, Papp, I, Hörtensteiner, S, Thomas, H & Ougham, H 2010, 'Accumulation of chlorophyll catabolites photosensitizes the hypersensitive response elicited by Pseudomonas syringae in Arabidopsis' New Phytologist, vol 188, no. 1, pp. 161-174. DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2010.03377.x
Buanafina, MMDO, Langdon, T, Hauck, BD, Dalton, SJ, Timms-Taravella, EJ & Morris, P 2010, 'Targeting expression of a fungal ferulic acid esterase to the apoplast, endoplasmic reticulum or golgi can disrupt feruloylation of the growing cell wall and increase the biodegradability of tall fescue (Festuca arundinacea)' Plant Biotechnology Journal, vol 8, no. 3, pp. 316-331. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7652.2009.00485.x
Dalton, SJ, Timms-Taravella, E & Donnison, IS 2010, 'Improved genetic transformation of Miscanthus sinensis' 18th European Biomass Conference,'From Research to Industry and Markets', Lyon Convention Centre, France, Lyon, France, 2010 - 2010, .
Winters, AL, Davies, DR, Timms-Taravella, E, Jackson, C, Morris, M, Kelly, R, Donnison, IS & Gallagher, JA 2008, 'Isolation of an enzyme for the conversion of grass polymeric fructan to fructose, a fermentable substrate for the production of ethanol' Paper presented at Agricultural Biotechnology International Conference, Cork, Ireland, 2008 - 2008, .
Dalton, S, Morris, P, Timms-Taravella, E & Heyward, E 2007, 'A Comparison of Maize and Rice Ubiquitin Promoter Activity using the uidA (gus) Gene in Maize.' Plant Transformation Technologies Conference Vienna February 4-7, 2007 , Vienna, Austria, 2007 - 2007, .
Buanafina, MMDO, Timms-Taravella, EJ, Robson, PRH, Morris, P, Wiffen, D, Dalton, SJ, Bettany, AJE & Humphreys, MO (ed.) 2005, Nylon mesh as an improved support for bombarded calli or cell suspensions. in FP O'Mara, RJ Wilkins, L 't Mannetje, DK Lovett, PAM Rogers & TM Boland (eds), XX International Grassland Conference: Offered Papers. 1 edn, Wageningen Academic Publishers, The 4th International Symposium on the Molecular Breeding of Forage and Turf & Post-Congress Satellite Workshop of the XX International Grassland Congress - Genetic improvement of grasses and other forage crops, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2005.
Dalton, S, Bettany, AJE, Bhat, V, Gupta, MG, Bailey, K, Timms-Taravella, E & Morris, P 2003, 'Genetic transformation of Dichanthium annulatum (Forssk) - an apomictic tropical forage grass' Plant Cell Reports, vol 21, no. 10, pp. 974-980. DOI: 10.1007/s00299-003-0600-2
Dalton, S, Bettany, AJE, Timms-Taravella, E, Morris, P, Manderyck, B & Dhanoa, MS 2003, 'Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated transformation of Festuca arundinacea (Schreb.) and Lolium multiflorum (Lam.)' Plant Cell Reports, vol 21, no. 5, pp. 437-444. DOI: 10.1007/s00299-002-0531-3
Dalton, S, Bettany, AJE, Timms-Taravella, E & Morris, P 2003, 'Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated transformation of forage grasses - progress and prospects.' Paper presented at Plant & Animal Genomes XI Conference, San Diego, CA, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2003 - 2003, .
Dalton, S, Bettany, AJE, Timms-Taravella, E, Morris, P & Dhanoa, MS 2002, 'Effect of selectable gene to reporter gene ratio on the frequency of co-transformation and co-expression of uidA and hpt transgenes in protoplast-derived plants of tall fescue' Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture, vol 68, no. 2, pp. 177-186. DOI: 10.1023/A:1013894801716
Canter, PH, Bettany, AJE, Donnison, IS, Timms-Taravella, E, Humphreys, MW & Jones, RN 2000, 'Expressed sequence tags (ESTs) during cold-acclimation in Festuca pratensis include a homologue of the chloroplast gene psbA' Society for Experimental Biology (SEB) Annual Meeting, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2000 - 2000, pp. 72.
Dalton, S, Morris, P, Bettany, AJE, Manderyck, B & Timms-Taravella, E 2000, 'Agrobacterium mediated transformation of Festuca arundinacea and Lolium multiflorum.' Molecular Breeding of Forage Crops, Second International Symposium, Lorne & Hamilton, Australia, 2000 - 2000, .
Dalton, S, Bettany, AJE, Timms-Taravella, E & Morris, P 1999, 'Co-transformed, diploid Lolium perenne (perennial ryegrass), Lolium multiflorum (Italian ryegrass) and Lolium temulentum (Darnel) plants produced by microprojectile bombardment' Plant Cell Reports, vol 18, no. 9, pp. 721-726. DOI: 10.1007/s002990050649
Dalton, S, Bettany, AJE, Timms-Taravella, E & Morris, P 1998, 'Transgenic plants of Lolium multiflorum, Lolium perenne, Festuca arundinacea and Agrostis stolonifera by silicon carbide fibre-mediated transformation of cell suspension cultures' Plant Science, vol 132, no. 1, pp. 31-43. DOI: 10.1016/S0168-9452(97)00259-8
Bettany, AJE, Dalton, S, Timms-Taravella, E & Morris, P 1998, 'Stability of transgene expression during vegetative propagation of protoplast-derived tall fescue (Festuca Arundinacea Schreb) plants' Journal of Experimental Botany, vol 49, no. 328, pp. 1797-1804. DOI: 10.1093/jxb/49.328.1797
Skot, L, Gordon, AJ, Timms-Taravella, E, James, C, Webb, K & Mizen, S 1997, 'Down-regulation of sucrose synthase expression and activity in transgenic hairy roots of Lotus japonicus' Symbiosis, vol 22, no. 3, pp. 241-254.
Dalton, S, Bettany, AJE, Timms-Taravella, E & Morris, P 1997, Co-transformation of grasses using a particle inflow gun. in JR Weddell (ed.), Seeds of Progress: Proceedings of the BGS/BSPB/NIAB/SAC Conference. British Grassland Society, pp. 90-91, Proceedings of the BGS/BPSB/NIAB/SAC Conference, Nottingham, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 1997.
Thomas, HM, Harper, JA, Meredith, MR, Morgan, WG, Thomas, I, Timms-Taravella, E & King, I 1996, 'Comparison of ribosomal DNA sites inLolium species by fluorescencein situ hybridization' Chromosome Research, vol 4, no. 7, pp. 486-490. DOI: 10.1007/BF02261775
Skot, L, Minchin, FR, Timms-Taravella, E, Fortune, MT, Webb, K & Gordon, AJ 1996, 'Analysis of the two nodulins, sucrose synthase and ENOD2, in transgenic Lotus plants' Plant and Soil, vol 186, no. 1, pp. 99-106. DOI: 10.1007/BF00035062
Thomas, HM, Harper, JA, Meredith, MR, Morgan, WG, Thomas, ID, Timms-Taravella, E & King, IP 1996, 'Comparison of ribosomal DNA sites in Lolium species by flouorescence in situ hybridization' Chromosome Research, vol 4, pp. 486-490.
Dalton, S, Bettany, AJE, Timms-Taravella, E & Morris, P 1995, 'The effect of selection pressure on transformation frequency and copy number in transgenic plants of tall fescue (Festuca arundinacea Schreb.)' Plant Science, vol 108, no. 1, pp. 63-70. DOI: 10.1016/0168-9452(95)04127-G
Skot, L, Timms-Taravella, E & Mytton, L 1994, 'The effect of toxin-producing Rhizobium strains, on larvae of Sitona flavescens feeding on legume roots and nodules' Plant and Soil, vol 163, no. 1, pp. 141-150. DOI: 10.1007/BF00033950