Prof Mike Humphreys

Prof Mike Humphreys

Emeritus Professor

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Publications

2017

Guo, Q., Meng, L., Humphreys, M.W., Scullion, J., Mur, L.A. 2017. Expression of FlHMA3, a vacuolar P1B2-ATPase from Festulolium loliaceum, correlates with response to cadmium stress. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 112 pp. 270-277. 10.1016/j.plaphy.2017.01.013 Cadair

Humphreys, M., Collins, R., Marshall, A., Marley, C., Walawee, N.M., Doonan, J. 2017. Novel grasslands for agricultural production and flood mitigation. 19th EGF Symposium 2017.

2016

Kopecky, D., Harper, J., Bartoš, J., Gasior, D., Vrána, J., Hřibová, E., Boller, B., Ardenghi, N.M.G., Šimoníková, D., Doležel, J., Humphreys, M.W. 2016. An Increasing Need for Productive and Stress Resilient Festulolium Amphiploids: What Can Be Learnt from the Stable Genomic Composition of Festuca pratensis subsp. apennina (De Not.) Hegi? Frontiers in Environmental Science 4 66 10.3389/fenvs.2016.00066 Cadair

Humphreys, M., Loka, D., Gwynn-Jones, D., Scullion, J., Doonan, J., Gasior, D., Harper, J., Farrell, M., Kingston-Smith, A., Dodd, R., Chadwick, D., Hill, P., Mills, G., Hayes, F., Robinson, D., Jones, D. 2016. Climate-smart Strategies to Safeguard Persistency and Achieve Sustainable Grassland Production. 26th General Meeting of the EGF. Cadair

McCalman, H.M., Marley, C.L., Crotty, F.V., Scollan, N.D., Humphreys, M.W. 2016. Farming and Research - Working Together to Develop Grassland Varieties. 26th General Meeting of the EGF. Cadair

Cheng, Y., Zhou, K., Humphreys, M.W., Harper, J.A., Zhang, X., Yan, H., Huang, L. 2016. Phylogenetic Relationships in the Festuca-Lolium Complex (Loliinae; Poaceae): New Insights from Chloroplast Sequences. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 4 89 10.3389/fevo.2016.00089 Cadair

Humphreys, M. 2016. SUREROOT: A novel approach to root design. Cadair

Abberton, M.T., Batley, J., bentley, A., Bryant, J., cai, H., Cockram, J., Costa de Oliveira, A., Cseke, L., Dempewolf, H., de Pace, C., Edwards, D., Gepts, P., Greenland, A., Hall, A., Henry, R., Hori, K., Howe, G.T., Hughes, S., Humphreys, M., Lightfoot, D., Marshall, A., Mayes, S., Nguyen, H., Ogbonnaya, F.C., Ortiz, R., Paterson, A.H., Tuberosa, R., Valliyodan, B., Varshney, R.K., Yano, M. 2016. Global agricultural intensification during climate change: a role for genomics. Plant Biotechnology Journal 14 (4) pp. 1095-1098. 10.1111/pbi.12467 Cadair

Marshall, A.H., Collins, R.P., Humphreys, M.W., Scullion, J. 2016. A new emphasis on root traits for perennial grass and legume varieties with environmental and ecological benefits. Food and Energy Security 5 (1) pp. 26-39. 10.1002/fes3.78 Cadair

Cheng, Y., Xiao, M., Zhou, K., Humphreys, M.W., Zhang Xin, Q. 2016. Phylogenetic analysis of Festuca-Lolium complex using SRAP markers. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution 63 (1) pp. 7-18. 10.1007/s10722-015-0324-5 Cadair

Gasior, D., Harper, J., Thomas, A., Evans, C., Armstead, I., Humphreys, M. 2016. Changes in freezing tolerance and photosystem II acclimation mechanisms within a Lolium perenne x Festuca pratensis substitution series. In M. Höglind., A. K. Bakken., K. A. Hovstad., E. Kallioniemi., H. Riley., H. Steinshamnm., L. Østrem. (eds) The multiple roles of grassland in the European bioeconomy: Proceedings of the 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation. Proceedings of the 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation. Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research, Norway pp. 835-837. Cadair

McCalman, H., Marley, C., Crotty, F., Scollan, N., Humphreys, M. 2016. Farming and research - working together to develop grassland varieties resilient to water stress to mitigate and adapt to climate change. In M. Höglind., A. K. Bakken., K. A. Hovstad., E. Kallioniemi., H. Steinshamnm., L. Østrem. (eds) The multiple roles of grassland in the European bioeconomy: Proceedings of the 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation. Proceedings of the 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation. Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research, Norway pp. 862-864. Cadair

Collins, R., Lowe, M., Marshall, A., Boyle, R., Humphreys, M. 2016. Measuring root systems in forage legumes: a comparison of two systems. In M. Höglind., A. K. Bakken., K. A. Hovstad., E. Kallioniemi., H. Riley., H. Steinshamnm., L. Østrem. (eds) The multiple roles of grassland in European bioeconomy: Proceedings of the 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation. Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research pp. 654-656. Cadair

2015

Helgadóttir, Á., Ostrem, L., Collins, R.P., Humphreys, M., Marshall, A., Julier, B., Gastal, F., Barre, P., Louarn, G. 2015. Breeding forages to cope with environmental challenges in the light of climate change and limited resources. 31st International UCARPIA Symposium Section Fodder Crops and Amenity Grasses: Breeding in a World of Scarcity. , Ghent, Belgium Cadair

Gasior, D., Harper, J., Humphreys, M., Armstead, I. 2015. An assessment of genetic diversity within a collection of natural Lolium perenne ecotypes from across Europe. 31st International EUCARPIA Symposium Section Fodder Crops and Amenity Grasses: Breeding in a World of Scarcity. , Ghent, Belgium Cadair

Ghesquiere, M., Baert, J., Barth, S., Cernoch, V., Grogan, D., Humphreys, M.W., Ostrem, L., Sokolovic, D., Paszkowski, E., Zwierzykowski, Z. 2015. Enhancing the productivity in forage grasses at a European scale by interspecific hybridization. 31st International EUCARPIA Symposium Section Fodder Crops and Amenity Grasses: Breeding in a World of Scarcity. , Ghent, Belgium Cadair

Casler, M.D., Brink, G.E., Cherney, J.H., van Santen, E., Humphreys, M.W., Yamada, T., Tamura, K., Ellison, N.W., Opitz, C. 2015. Registration of "Hidden Valley" Meadow Fescue. Journal of Plant Registrations 9 (3) pp. 294-298. 10.3198/jpr2015.03.0011crc Cadair

Kole, C., Muthamilarasan, M., Henry, R., Edwards, D., Sharma, R., Abberton, M.T., Batley, J., Bentley, A., Blakeney, M., Bryant, J., Cai, H., Cakir, M., Cseke, L.J., Cockram, J., Oliveira, A.C., Pace, C.D., Dempewolf, H., Ellison, S., Gepts, P., Greenland, A.J., Hall, A., Hori, K., Hughes, S., Humphreys, M., Iorizzo, M., Ismail, A.M., Marshall, A., Mayes, S., Nguyen, H.T., Ogbonnaya, F.C., Ortiz, R., Paterson, A.H., Simon, P.W., Tohme, J., Toberosa, R., Valliyodan, B., Varshney, R.K., Wullschleger, S.D., Yano, M., Prasad, M. 2015. Application of genomics-assisted breeding for generation of climate resilient crops: Progress and prospects. Frontiers in Plant Science 6 563 10.3389/fpls.2015.00563 Cadair

Helgadóttir, Á., Østrem, L., Collins, R., Humphreys, M., Marshall, A., Julier, B., Gastal, F., Barre, P., Louarn, G. 2015. Breeding Forages to Cope with Environmental Challenges in the Light of Climate Change and Resource Limitations. In I. Roldán-Ruiz., J. Baert., D. Reheul. (eds) Proceedings of the 2015 Meeting of the Section “Forage Crops and Amenity Grasses” of Eucarpia: Breeding in a World of Scarcity. Eucarpia Fodder Crops and Amenity Section 2015. Springer Nature, Switzerland pp. 3-13. 10.1007/978-3-319-28932-8_1 Cadair

Gasior, D., Harper, J., Humphreys, M., Lovatt, A., Armstead, I., Sanderson, R. 2015. An Assessment of Phenotypic Diversity Within a Collection of Natural Lolium perenne Ecotypes and Cultivars from Across Europe. In I. Roldán-Ruiz., J. Baert., D. Reheul. (eds) Proceedings of the 2015 Meeting of the Section “Forage Crops and Amenity Grasses” of Eucarpia: Breeding in a World of Scarcity. Eucarpia Fodder Crops and Amenity Section 2015. Springer Nature, Switzerland pp. 29-33. 10.1007/978-3-319-28932-8_4 Cadair

Ghesquière, M., Baert, J., Barth, S., Černoch, V., Grogan, D., Humphreys, M., Murray, P., Østrem, L., Sokolović, D., Paszkowski, E., Zwierzykowski, Z. 2015. Enhancing the Productivity in Forage Grasses on the European Scale using Interspecific Hybridization. In I. Roldán-Ruiz., J. Baert., D. Reheul. (eds) Proceedings of the 2015 Meeting of the Section “Forage Crops and Amenity Grasses” of Eucarpia: Breeding in a World of Scarcity. Eucarpia Fodder Crops and Amenity Section 2015. Springer Nature, Switzerland pp. 199-204. 10.1007/978-3-319-28932-8_30 Cadair

2014

Humphreys, M.W., O'Donovan, S.A., Farrell, M.S., Gay, A.P., Kingston-Smith, A.H. 2014. The potential of novel Festulolium (2n=4x=28) hybrids as productive, nutrient-use-efficient fodder for ruminants. Food and Energy Security 3 (2) pp. 98-110. 10.1002/fes3.50 Cadair

Humphreys, M., O'Donovan, G., Sheehy-Skeffington, M. 2014. Comparing synthetic and natural grasslands for agricultural production and ecosystem service. In A. Hopkins. (ed) EGF at 50: the Future of European Grasslands: Grassland Science in Europe. Gwasg Gomer | Gomer Press pp. 215-229. Cadair

Humphreys, M. 2014. Festulolium: Grasses for agriculture and ecosystem service under a changing climate.

2013

Humphreys, M., Gasior, D. 2013. Cold Tolerance. In C. Kole. (ed) Genomics and Breeding for Climate-Resilient Crops: Target Traits. Springer Nature pp. 133-166. 10.1007/978-3-642-37048-9_3 Cadair

Macleod, C.(.J.A., Humphreys, M.W., Whalley, W.R., Turner, L., Binley, A., Watts, C.W., Skøt, L., Joynes, A., Hawkins, S., King, I.P., O'Donovan, S., Haygarth, P.M. 2013. A novel grass hybrid to reduce flood generation in temperate regions. Scientific Reports 3 1683 10.1038/srep01683 Cadair

Humphreys, M., Farrell, M., Detheridge, A., Scullion, J., Kingston-Smith, A., O'Donovan, S.A. 2013. Resilient and multifunctional grasslands for agriculture and environmental service during a time of climate change. In Á. Helgadóttir., A. Hopkins. (eds) The Role of Grasslands in a Green Future: Threats and Perspectives in Less Favoured Areas. European Grassland Federation pp. 335-337. Cadair

Humphreys, M. 2013. New grass designs for a changing climate. Other Cadair

2012

Humphreys, M.W., Macleod, C.J.A., Whalley, W.R., Turner, L.B., Farrell, M.S., Ghesquiere, M., Haygarth, P.M. 2012. Designing grass cuiltivars for droughts and floods. In S. Barth., D. Milbourne. (eds) Breeding Strategies for Sustainable Forage and Turf Grass Improvement. Eucarpia Fodder Crops and Amenity Section Meeting. 2013th edn, Springer Nature pp. 171-180. Cadair

O'Donovan, S.A., Kingston-Smith, A., Humphreys, M. 2012. Understanding the Genetic Basis for Slow Plant-Mediated Proteolysis in Festulolium Hybrids. In S. Barth., D. Milbourne. (eds) Breeding strategies for sustainable forage and turf grass improvement. Springer Nature pp. 89-95. 10.1007/978-94-007-4555-1_11 Cadair

Abberton, M.A., Marshall, A., Hayes, R., Yadav, R., Lovatt, A., Humphreys, M. 2012. Molecular and Genomics-Assisted Breeding of Perennial Crops for Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation. Plant and Animal Genome XX Conference. Other Cadair

2011

Alm, V., Busso, C.S., Ergon, Å., Rudi, H., Larsen, A., Humphreys, M.W., Rognli, O.A. 2011. QTL analysis and comparative genetic mapping of frost tolerance, winter survival and drought tolerance in meadow fescue (Festuca pratensis Huds.). Theoretical and Applied Genetics 123 (3) pp. 369-382. 10.1007/s00122-011-1590-z Cadair

Humphreys, M.W., Marshall, A.H., Collins, R.P., Abberton, M.T. 2011. Exploiting genetic and phenotypic plant diversity in grasslands. In G. Lemaire., J. Hodgson., A. Chabbi. (eds) Grassland Productivity and Ecosystem Services. Grassland Productivity and Ecosystem Services CABI Publishing pp. pp148-157. Other Cadair

Humphreys, M.W.Smith, S.P., Spikes, K.J. 2011. Grass roots for improved soil structure and hydrology. Other Cadair

2010

Harper, J.A., Gasior, D., Humphreys, M.W., Farrell, M., King, J., King, I.P. 2010. The production of a wide hybrid between Lolium multiflorum and the North African Festuca species festuca arundinacea subsp. atlantigena. 1st Festulolium working group workshop. Cadair

Harper, J.A., Gasior, D., King, J., King, I.P., Thomas, I.D., Humphreys, M.W. 2010. A study of the naturally occurring xFestulolium hybrid - xFestulolium loliaceum and its progeny. 1st Festulolium working group workshop. Cadair

Jones, M.L., Thomas, G.L., Humphreys, M.W. 2010. AberNiche (BBF62) - Festulolium. Cadair

Ghesquiere, M., Humphreys, M.W., Zwierzykowski, Z. 2010. Festulolium hybrids: results, limits and prospects. In C. Huyghe. (ed) Sustainable Use of Genetic Diversity in Forage and Turf Breeding. 1st Editionth edn, Springer Nature pp. 495-507. 10.1007/978-90-481-8706-5_74 Cadair

Turner, L.B., Macleod, C.J.A., Watts, C., Whalley, W.R., Binley, A., Papadopoulos, T., O'Donovan, S., Haygarth, P.M., King, J., Humphreys, M.W. 2010. Dissecting Festulolium chromosome 3 to locate rooting and drought resistance traits. In C. Huyghe. (ed) Sustainable use of Genetic Diversity in Forage and Turf Breeding. 1st Editionth edn, Springer Nature pp. 471-477. 10.1007/978-90-481-8706-5_70 Cadair Other

Gregory, A.S., Webster, C.P., Watts, C.W., Whalley, W.R., Macleod, C.J.A., Joynes, A., Papadopoulos, A., Haygarth, P.M., Binley, A., Humphreys, M.W., Turner, L.B., Skøt, L., Matthews, G.P. 2010. Soil management and grass species effects on the hydraulic properties of shrinking soils. Soil Science Society of America Journal 74 (3) pp. 753-761. 10.2136/sssaj2009.0284 Cadair

Ghesquiere, M., Humphreys, M.W., Zwierzykowski, Z. 2010. Festulolium. In B. Beart., U. K. Posselt., F. Veronesi. (eds) Fodder Crops and Amenity Grasses. Handbook of Plant Breeding, vol. 5 Springer Nature pp. 293-316. 10.1007/978-1-4419-0760-8_12 Cadair Other

Humphreys, M.W., Turner, L.B., O'Donovan, S.A., Macleod, C.J.A., King, I.P., Whalley, W.R., Haygarth, P.M. 2010. Grass root turn-over for improved soil hydrology to combat flooding. Grassland in a changing world. Proceedings of the 23rd General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation. Cadair

Abberton, M.T., Humphreys, M.W., Marshall, A.H.Smith, S.P., Spikes, K.J. 2010. Prize winning plant breeding addresses the challenge of water stress. Cadair

2009

Turner, L., Macleod, C.J.A., Watts, C., Clark, L., Whalley, R., Binley, A., Papadopoulos, A., Farrell, M., O'Donovan, S., Hawkins, S., Skot, L., Haygarth, P.M., King, I., Humphreys, M. 2009. Lolium perenne partial rs1 gene for a putative salt-stress root protein, exons 1-4, strain LTS18. Cadair

Abberton, M.T., Jenkins, G., Humphreys, M.W., Marshall, A.H.Smith, S.P., Spikes, K.J. 2009. Crop genetics in a changing world. Other Cadair

Humphreys, M.W. 2009. Precision breeding technologies for multifunctional grasslands. Trends in Plant Breeding Workshop, Lincoln University, Christchurch, New Zealand, 19-20 February, 2009. Trends in Plant Breeding Workshop, Lincoln University. Cadair

Humphreys, M.W., Turner, L.B., Yadav, R.S., King, J., Skot, L. 2009. Mapping plant stress tolerance. International Conference on Plant Abiotic Stress Tolerance. Other Cadair

Farrar, K., Thomas, A.M., Gallagher, J.A., Turner, L.B., Armstead, I.P., Humphreys, M.W., Donnison, I.S. 2009. Identification of SNP markers for molecular breeding in Lolium perenne and other energy grasses. Plant and Animal Genome XVII Conference. Other Cadair

Humphreys, M.W., Turner, L.B., King, I.P. 2009. Using introgression mapping to dissect and manipulate the complex gene interactions involved in resistance to abiotic stresses. Plant and Animal Genome XVII Conference. Other Cadair

Humphreys, M.W., Marshall, A.H., Abberton, M.T. 2009. Development of productive and persistent high quality forage grasses and white clover with increased water-use-efficiency and resilience. Second interim report for LK0688 LINK Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Cadair

2008

Casler, M.D., van Santen, E., Humphreys, M.W., Yamada, T., Tamura, K., Ellison, N.W., Jackson, R.D., Undersander, D.J., Gildersleeve, R., Stendal, C., Reiter, M., Opitz, C. 2008. Remnant oak savanna acts as refugium for meadow fescue introduced during nineteenth century human migrations in the USA. In T. Yamada., G. Spangenberg. (eds) Molecular Breeding of Forage and Turf: The Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on the Molecular Breeding of Forage and Turf. 5th International Symposium on the Molecular Breeding of Forage and Turf. 2009th edn, Springer Nature pp. 91-101. Cadair Other

Humphreys, M.O., Humphreys, M.W. 2008. Breeding for stress resistance: general principles. In M. Ashraf., P. Harris. (eds) Abiotic stresses: plant resistance through breeding and molecular approaches (Crop Science). Taylor & Francis pp. 19-39. Cadair Other

Turner, L.B., Cairns, A.J., Armstead, I.P., Thomas, H., Humphreys, M.W., Humphreys, M.O. 2008. Does fructan have a functional role in physiological traits? Investigation by quantative trait locus mapping. New Phytologist 179 (3) pp. 765-775. 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2008.02495.x Cadair Other

Abberton, M.T., Marshall, A.H., Humphreys, M.W., Macduff, J.H., Collins, R.P., Marley, C.L. 2008. Genetic improvement of forage species to reduce the environmental impact of temperate livestock grazing systems. Advances in Agronomy 98 pp. 311-355. 10.1016/S0065-2113(08)00206-X Cadair

Abberton, M.T., Macduff, J.H., Marshall, A.H., Humphreys, M.W. 2008. The genetic improvement of forage grasses and legumes to enhance adaptation of grasslands to climate change. United National Climate Change Conference. United National Climate Change Conference, Nusa Dua. pp. 39-39. Cadair Other

Humphreys, M.W., Harper, J.A. 2008. Festulolium loliaceum, an understudied natural UK grass hybrid species that may procide benefits to UK grasslands withstanding the onsets of climate change. Other Cadair

Macduff, J.H., Marshall, A.H., Abberton, M.T., Humphreys, M.W.Rowlinson, P., Steele, M., Nefzaoui, A. 2008. Genetic improvement of forage crops for climate change mitigation. Proceedings Livestock and Global Climate Change. Cadair Other

Macleod, C.J.A., Binley, A., Haygarth, P.M., Humphreys, M.W., Joynes, A., Papodopoulas, A., Skot, L., Turner, L.B., Watts, C. 2008. Genetically modified hydrographs: integrating grass genetics and soil science. British Society of Soil Science meeting. Cadair

Skot, L., Thorogood, D., Armstead, I.P., Humphreys, J., Sanderson, R., Thomas, I.D., Gallagher, J.A., Turner, L.B., Humphreys, M.W., Humphreys, M.O. 2008. Association and introgression mapping of quantitative traits in Lolium perenne: flowering time, forage quality and abiotic stress tolerance. Plant and Animal Genomics Conference XVI. Other Cadair

Hawkins, S.L., Turner, L.B., Humphreys, M.W. 2008. Selecting genes in Lolium x Festuca hybrids for root growth to improve soil hydrology. XXVIIth Eucarpia Symposium on Improvement of Fodder Crops and Amenity Grasses. 27th EUCARPIA Symposium on Improvement of Fodder Crops and Amenity Grasses. EUCARPIA pp. Abstract No P17. Other Cadair

2007

Humphreys, M.W., Gasior, D., Lesniewska-Bocianowska, A., Zwierzykowski, Z., Rapacz, M. 2007. Androgenesis as a means of dissecting complex genetic and physiological controls: selecting useful gene combinations for breeding freezing-tolerant grasses. Euphytica 158 (3) pp. 337-345. 10.1007/s10681-006-9240-2 Cadair

Rapacz, M., Gasior, D., Kosmala, A., Zwierzykowski, Z., Humphreys, M.W. 2007. The role of the photosynthetic apparatus in cold acclimation of Lolium multiflorum. Characteristics of novel genotypes low-sensitive to PSII over-reduction. Acta Physiologiae Plantarum 29 (4) pp. 309-316. 10.1007/s11738-007-0040-7 Cadair

Kosmala, A., Zwierzykowski, Z., Zwierzykowska, E., Luczak, M., Rapacz, M., Gasior, D., Humphreys, M.W. 2007. Introgression mapping of genes for winter hardiness and frost tolerance transferred from Festuca arundinacea into Lolium multiflorum. Journal of Heredity 98 (4) pp. 311-316. 10.1093/jhered/esm047 Cadair

Macleod, C.J.A., Binley, A., Hawkins, S.L., Humphreys, M.W., Turner, L.B., Whalley, W.R., Haygarth, P.M. 2007. Genetically modified hydrographs: what can grass genetics do for temperate catchment hydrology? Hydrological Processes 21 (16) pp. 2217-2221. 10.1002/hyp.6780 Cadair

Durand, J.L., Bariac, T., Ghesquiere, M., Brion, P., Richard, P., Humphreys, M.W., Zwierzykowski, Z. 2007. Ranking of the depth of water extraction by individual grass plants, using natural 18O isotope abundance. Environmental and Experimental Botany 60 (1) pp. 137-144. 10.1016/j.envexpbot.2006.09.004 Cadair

2006

Kosmala, A., Zwierzykowski, Z., Gasior, D., Rapacz, M., Zwierzykowska, E., Humphreys, M.W. 2006. GISH/FISH mapping of genes for freezing tolerance transferred from Festuca pratensis into Lolium multiflorum. Heredity 96 (3) pp. 243-251. Cadair Other

Humphreys, M.W., Yadav, R.S., Cairns, A.J., Turner, L.B., Humphreys, J., Skøt, L. 2006. A changing climate for grassland research. New Phytologist 169 (1) pp. 9-26. 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2005.01549.x Cadair Other

Donnison, I.S., Thain, S.C., Skøt, L., Taylor, J., Turner, L.B., Armstead, I.P., Roderick, H.W., King, I.P., Humphreys, M.O., Humphreys, M.W. 2006. New developments in genotyping and phenotyping for breeding improved sustainability in temperate forage grasses. Cadair Cadair

2005

Humphreys, M.W., Gasior, D., Kosmala, A., Rognli, O.A., Zwierzykowski, Z., Rapacz, M. 2005. Locating, and utilising Festuca pratensis genes for winter hardiness for the future development of more persistent high quality Lolium cultivars. In M. O. Humphreys. (ed) Molecular Breeding for the Genetic Improvement of Forage Crops and Turf: Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on the Molecular Breeding of Forage and Turf, a Satellite Workshop of the xxth International Grassland Congress, July 2005, Aberystwyth, Wales. Wageningen Academic Publishers pp. 160-161. Cadair Other

Yamada, T., Forster, J.W., Humphreys, M.W., Takamizo, T. 2005. Genetics and molecular breeding in Lolium/Festuca grass species complex. Grassland Science 51 (2) pp. 89-106. 10.1111/j.1744-697X.2005.00024.x Cadair

Humphreys, J., Harper, J.A., Armstead, I.P., Humphreys, M.W. 2005. Introgression-mapping of genes for drought resistance transferred from Festuca arundinacea var. glaucescens into Lolium multiflorum. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 110 (3) pp. 579-587. 10.1007/s00122-004-1879-2 Cadair

Rapacz, M., Gasior, D., Humphreys, M.W., Zwierzykowski, Z., Plazek, A., Lesniewska-Bocianowska, A. 2005. Variation for winter hardiness generated by androgenesis from Festuca pratensis x Lolium multiflorum amphidiploid cultivars with different winter susceptibility. Euphytica 142 (1-2) pp. 65-73. 10.1007/s10681-005-0512-z Cadair

Pollock, C., Humphreys, M.O., Morris, P., Abberton, M.T., Humphreys, M.W. 2005. Biotechnological approaches to temperate forage improvement. In S. Reynolds. (ed) Grassland Future Perspectives. Food and Agriculture Organization pp. 281-302. Cadair Other

Humphreys, J., Armstead, I.P., Humphreys, M.W.O'Mara, F.P., Wilkins, R.J., 't Mannetje, L., Lovett, D.K., Rogers, P.A.M., Boland, T.M. 2005. Development of a breeders' toolkit for drought resistance in a Lolium/Festuca hybrid. Cadair Other

Humphreys, M.W., Turner, L.B., Skøt, L.Zwierzykowski, Z., Kosmala, A. 2005. Developing technologies for precision breeding. In Z. Zwierzykowski., A. Kosmala. (eds) Recent Advances in Genetics and Breeding of the Grasses. Polish Academy of Sciences pp. 9-22. Cadair

2004

Rapacz, M., Gasior, D., Zwierzykowski, Z., Lesniewska-Bocianowska, A., Humphreys, M.W., Gay, A.P. 2004. Changes in cold tolerance and the mechanisms of acclimation of photosystem II to cold hardening generated by anther culture of Festuca pratensis × Lolium multiflorum cultivars. New Phytologist 162 (1) pp. 105-114. 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2004.01024.x Cadair

Gronnerod, S., Fjellheim, S., Humphreys, M.W., Ostrem, L., Canter, P.H., Greig, Z., Rognli, O.A., Larsen, A., Jorgensen, O.Hopkins, A., Wang, Z.-.Y., Mian, R., Sledge, M., Barker, R.E. 2004. Application of AFLP and GISH techniques for identification of Festuca chromosome segments conferring winter hardiness in a Lolium perenne x Festuca pratensis population. Molecular Breeding of Forage and Turf. Proceedings 3rd International Symposium on Molecular Breeeding of Forage and Turf. Springer Nature pp. 81-86. Cadair

Humphreys, M.W., Zwierzykowski, Z., Lesniewska-Bocianowska, A., Gasior, D., Rapacz, M. 2004. Androgenesis of Lolium x Festuca amphiploid cultivars in order to enhance gene expression for abiotic stress resistance. Proceedings of the 11th International Palynological Congress. Cadair

Zwierzykowski, Z., Kosmala, A., Luczak, M., Lesniewska-Bocianowska, A., Zwierzykowska, E., Joks, W., Humphreys, M.W. 2004. Introgression of genes for drought resistance from Festuca spp into Lolium multiflorum. Proceedings 14th Congress of the Federation of European Societies of Plant Biology (FESPB). Cadair Other

Shaw, R.K., Kingston-Smith, A.H., Jenkins, G.M., Humphreys, M.W. 2004. Imaging Festulolium chromosomal introgressions by genomic in situ hybridisation as an aid to rapid plant breeding. Society for Experimental Biology (SEB) Meeting. Cadair

Humphreys, M.W., Gasior, D., Lesniewska-Bocianowska, A., Zwierzykowski, Z., Rapacz, M. 2004. Androgenesis as a means of dissecting and selecting useful gene combinations for breeding stress tolerant grasses. In J. Vollman., H. Grausgruber., P. Ruckenbauer. (eds) Genetic Variation for Plant Breeding . 17th Eucarpia General Congress. pp. 8-11. Cadair

Humphreys, M.W., Humphreys, J., Donnison, I.S., King, I.P., Thomas, H.M., Ghesquiere, M., Durand, J., Rognli, O.A., Zwierzykowski, Z., Rapacz, M. 2004. Molecular breeding and functional genomics for tolerance to abiotic stress. In A. Hopkins., Z. Wang., R. Mian., M. Sledge., R. E. Barker. (eds) Molecular Breeding of Forage and Turf: Proceedings of the 3rd International Symposium, Molecular Breeding of Forage and Turf. Developments in Plant Breeding, vol. 11 Proceedings of the 3rd International Symposium, Molecular Breeding and Forage and Turf. Springer Nature pp. 61-80. Cadair Other

2003

Humphreys, M.W., Canter, P.J., Thomas, H.M. 2003. Advances in introgression technologies for precision breeding within the Lolium-Festuca complex. Annals of Applied Biology 143 (1) pp. 1-10. 10.1111/j.1744-7348.2003.tb00263.x Cadair

Thomas, H.M., Morgan, W.G., Humphreys, M.W. 2003. Designing grasses with a future - combining the attributes of Lolium and Festuca. Euphytica 133 (1) pp. 19-26. 10.1023/A:1025694819031 Cadair

Humphreys, M.W. 2003. Development of a novel grass with resistance to environmental stress and high forage quality through intergeneric hybridisation between Lolium and Festuca. Cadair Other

Humphreys, M.W.Zwierzykowski, Z., Surma, M., Kachlicki, P. 2003. The exploitation of chromosome recombination between Lolium and Festuca to assemble, locate, and identify gene combinations that may underpin future sustainable grassland production. Proceedings of the PAGEN International Workshop, 'Application of novel cytogenetic and molecular techniques in genetics and breeding of the grasses', Poznan, Poland, 1-2 April 2003. Cadair Other

Kosmala, A., Zwierzykowski, Z., Zwierzykowska, E., Rapacz, M., Joks, W., Humphreys, M.W. 2003. Introgression mapping for genes of abiotic stress resistance in Lolium multiflorum and Festuca pratensis. Proceedings of the 25th EUCARPIA Fodder Crops and Amenity Grasses Section Meeting 1-4 September 2003.. Cadair

Plazek, A., Wedzony, M., Zwierzykowski, Z., Kosmala, A., Lesniewska-Bocianowska, A., Humphreys, M.W.Zwierzykowski, Z., Surma, M., Kachlicki, P. 2003. Studies of soluble carbohydrate and phenolic accumulation and winter hardiness of Lolium-Festuca hybrid derivatives. Proceedings of International Workshop by Centre of Excellence in Plant Agrobiology and Molecular Genetics PAGEN. Cadair

Kosmala, A., Skibinska, M., Zwierzykowski, Z., Humphreys, M.W., Rapacz, M., Joks, W. 2003. Introgression of genes for abiotic stress resistance from Festuca pratensis and F. arundinacea into Lolium multiflorum germplasm. Vortage fur Pflanzenzuchtung. 24th EUCARPIA Fodder Crops and Amenity Grasses Section. EUCARPIA pp. 225-231. Cadair

Gasior, D., Rapacz, M., Janowiak, F., Zwierzykowski, Z., Lesniewska-Bocianowska, A., Humphreys, M.W. 2003. The dynamics of changes in water relation and ABA content during the first four hours of cold acclimation of androgenic lines of Festulolium. Application of novel cytogenetics and molecular techniques in genetics and breeding of the grasses. Proceedings of the PAGEN International Workshop, 'Application of novel cytogenetic and molecular techniques in genetics and breeding of the grasses', Poznan, Poland, 1-2 April 2003. pp. 93-98. Cadair Other

Humphreys, M.W.Yamada, T., Takamizo, T. 2003. Development of a Novel Grass with Environmental Stress Tolerance and High Forage Quality through Intergeneric Hybridization between Lolium and Festuca. In T. Yamada., T. Takamizo. (eds) National Agriculture and Bio-oriented Research Organization. , Japan pp. 7-15. Cadair

Humphreys, M.W. 2003. Development of a novel grass with resistance to environmental stress and high forage quality through intergeneric hybridisation between Lolium and Festuca. Proceedings of Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Festulolium Workshops at NARCH, NILGS and NARCT. , Japan pp. 7-15. Cadair

Rapacz, M., Zwierzykowski, Z., Humphreys, M.W. 2003. Acclimation of photosynthetic apparatus to cold: new aspects of the role in winter hardiness of grasses. In Z. Zwierzykowski., M. Surma., P. Kachlicki., P. Poznan. (eds) Proceedings of PAGEN Centre of Excellence in Plant Agrobiology and Molecular Genetics: Application of novel cytogenetic and molecular techniques in genetics and breeding of the grasses. pp. 85-91. Cadair

Humphreys, M.O., Turner, L.B., Skot, L., Humphreys, M.W., King, I.P., Armstead, I.P., Wilkins, P.W. 2003. The use of genetic markers in grass breeding. Proceedings 25th EUCARPIA Fodder Crops and Amenity Grasses Section Meeting. Czech Journal of Genetics and Plant Breeding, vol. 39 Proceedings 25th EUCARPIA Fodder Crops and Amenity Grasses Section Meeting. , Switzerland pp. 112-119. Cadair

2002

Humphreys, J., Thomas, H.M., Jones, R., Humphreys, M.W. 2002. Sustainable grasslands withstanding environmental stresses (SAGES). In J. Durand., J. Emile., C. Huyghe., G. Lemaire. (eds) Multi-Function Grasslands: Quality Forages, Animal Products and Landscapes. Grassland Science in Europe, vol. 7 Proceedings of the 19th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation (EGF). European Grassland Federation pp. 310-311. Cadair

Rapacz, M., Zwierzykowski, Z., Humphreys, M. 2002. A putative role for the photosynthetic apparatus in winter survival found in androgenic lines derived from Lolium multiflorum x Festuca pratensis amphiploid cultivars. Proceedings of 13th Federation of the European Society of Plant Physiology Congress. Cadair

Humphreys, M. 2002. Plant ecophysiology: Physiological plan ecology. New Phytologist 155 (2) pp. 202-203. 10.1046/j.1469-8137.2002.00461_4.x Cadair

Zare, A.G., Humphreys, M.W., Rogers, J.W., Mortimer, A.M., Collin, H.A. 2002. Androgenesis in a Lolium multiflorum X Festuca arundinacea hybrid to generate genotypic variation for drought resistance. Euphytica 125 (1) pp. 1-11. 10.1023/A:1015781927775 Cadair

Humphreys, J., Humphreys, M., Thomas, H.M., Jones, R. 2002. Designing grasses for a drier climate. Society for Experimental Biology (SEB) Annual Meeting. Cadair

Humphreys, J., Canter, P., Donnison, I., Thomas, H., Jones, R., Armstead, I., Humphreys, M. 2002. Antifreeze protein in Festuca pratensis. 2002 Plant Science Wales. Cadair

Rognli, O.A., Vibeke, A., Busso, C., Fang, C., Larsen, A., Devos, K., Humphreys, M., Vollan, K., Grieg, Z. 2002. Comparative mapping of quantitative trait loci controlling frost and drought tolerance. International Plant Animal and Microbe Genome Conference. Cadair

Skibinska, M., Kosmala, A., Humphreys, M.W., Zwierzykowski, Z. 2002. Application of GISH and AFLP techniques for identification of Lolium-Festuca introgressions. Cellular and Molecular Biology Letters 7 (2A) pp. 493-498. Cadair Other

2001

Thomas, H., Morgan, W.G., Humphreys, M., Harper, J.A., Armstead, I., Moore, B., King, J., Roberts, L., James, A., Humphreys, J., Hawkins, S.L., King, I.P. 2001. Introgression mapping - the route to designer breeding in grasses. Proceedings of the XVIth EUCARPIA Congress. XVIth EUCARPIA Congress. , Edinburgh, Scotland pp. 139-145. Cadair

Zwierzykowski, Z., Humphreys, M., Lesniewska-Bocianowska, A., Ostrem, L., Rapacz, M. 2001. Using androgenesis from amphidiploid cultivars of Festulolium (Festuca pratensis × Lolium multiflorum) to generate stress resistant genotypes for grass breeding. XVIth EUCARPIA Congress. Cadair

Humphreys, M.W., Zwierzykowski, Z., Collin, H.A., Rogers, W.J., Zare, A.G., Lesniewska, A.Bohanec, B. 2001. Androgenesis in grasses - methods and aspects for future breeding. Cadair

Humphreys, M.W.Monjardino, P., da Camara, A., Carnide, V. 2001. Breeding for drought tolerant grasses. Cadair Other

Lesniewska, A., Ponitka, A., Slusarkiewicz-Jarzina, A., Zwierzykowska, E., Zwierzykowski, Z., James, A.R., Thomas, H., Humphreys, M.W. 2001. Androgenesis from Festuca pratensis x Lolium multiflorum amphidiploid cultivars in order to select and stabilise rare gene combinations for grass breeding. Heredity 86 (2) pp. 167-176. 10.1046/j.1365-2540.2001.00818.x Cadair

Humphreys, M.W., Ghesquiere, M., Zwierzykowski, Z., Rapacz, M., Rognli, O.A., Ostrem, L. 2001. A pan-European approach to 'dissecting' stress resistance traits in the forage grasses. In P. Monjardino., A. da Câmara., V. Carnide. (eds) Breeding for stress tolerance in fodder crops and amenity grasses. Proceedings of the 23rd meeting of the Fodder Crops and Amenity Grasses Section of EUCARPIA. EUCARPIA pp. 139-145. Cadair Other

2000

Pasakinskiene, I., Griffiths, C., Bettany, A.J.E., Paplauskiene, V., Humphreys, M. 2000. Anchored simple-sequence repeats as primers to generate species-specific DNA markers in Lolium and Festuca grasses. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 100 (3-4) pp. 384-390. 10.1007/s001220050050 Cadair

Canter, P.H., Bettany, A.J.E., Donnison, I.S., Timms-Taravella, E., Humphreys, M.W., Jones, R.N. 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. Cadair

1999

Zare, A.G., Humphreys, M.W., Rogers, W.J., Collin, H.A. 1999. Androgenesis from a Lolium multiflorum x Festuca arundinacea hybrid to generate genotypic variation for freezing tolerance. Plant Breeding Zeitschrift für Pflanzenzüchtung 118 (5) pp. 497-501. 10.1046/j.1439-0523.1999.00399.x Cadair

Louahlia, S., Macduff, J.H., Ourry, A., Humphreys, M., Boucaud, J. 1999. Nitrogen reserve status affects the dynamics of nitrogen remobilization and mineral nitrogen uptake during recovery of contrasting cultivars of Lolium perenne from defoliation. New Phytologist 142 (3) pp. 451-462. 10.1046/j.1469-8137.1999.00419.x Cadair

Thomas, H., James, A.R., Humphreys, M.W. 1999. Effects of water stress on leaf growth in tall fescue, Italian ryegrass and their hybrid: rheological properties of expansion zones of leaves, measured on growing and killed tissue. Journal of Experimental Botany 50 (331) pp. 221-231. 10.1093/jxb/50.331.221 Cadair

Canter, P.H., Pasakinskiene, I., Jones, R.N., Humphreys, M.W. 1999. Chromosome substitutions and recombination in the amphiploid Lolium perenne x Festuca pratensis cv. Prior (2n = 4x = 28). Theoretical and Applied Genetics 98 (5) pp. 809-814. 10.1007/s001220050087 Cadair

Canter, P., Pasakinskiene, I.S., Ostrem, L., Humphreys, M., Jones, R.N. 1999. Using GISH to study genome balance and to map introgression in Festulolium. Cytogenetics and Cell Genetics 85 (1-2) pp. 27. Cadair

1998

Humphreys, M.W., Pasakinskiene, I., James, A.R., Thomas, H. 1998. Physically mapping quantitative traits for stress resistance in the forage grasses. Journal of Experimental Botany 49 (327) pp. 1611-1618. 10.1093/jxb/49.327.1611 Cadair

Pasakinskiene, I., Anamthawat-Jonsson, K., Humphreys, M.W., Paplauskiene, V., Jones, R.N. 1998. New molecular evidence on genome relationships and chromosome identification in Festuca and Lolium. Heredity 81 pp. 659-665. 10.1046/j.1365-2540.1998.00446.x Cadair

Humphreys, M.W., Zare, A.G., Pasakinskiene, I., Thomas, H., Rogers, W.J., Collin, H.A. 1998. Interspecific genomic rearrangements in androgenic plants derived from a Lolium multiflorum x Festuca arundinacea (2n = 5x = 35) hybrid. Heredity 80 pp. 78-82. 10.1046/j.1365-2540.1998.00285.x Cadair

1997

Humphreys, M.W., Thomas, H.M., Harper, J.A., Morgan, W.G., James, A.R., Zare, A.G., Thomas, H. 1997. Dissecting drought- and cold-tolerance traits in the Lolium-Festuca complex by introgression mapping. New Phytologist 137 (1) pp. 55-60. 10.1046/j.1469-8137.1997.00832.x Cadair

Thomas, H., Evans, C., Thomas, H.M., Humphreys, M.W., Morgan, W.G., Hauck, B., Donnison, I. 1997. Introgression, tagging and expression of a leaf senescence gene in Festulolium. New Phytologist 137 (1) pp. 29-34. 10.1046/j.1469-8137.1997.00830.x Cadair

Humphreys, M.W., Thomas, H.M., King, I.P., Morgan, W.G., Meredith, M.R., Harper, J.A., Humphreys, M.O., Bettany, A.J.E., Dalton, S., James, A.R. 1997. Applications of recent advances at the Institute of Grassland and Environmental research in cytogenetics of the Lolium/Festuca complex. Journal of Applied Genetics 38 (3) pp. 273-284. Cadair

Pasakinskiene, I., Anamthawat-Jonsson, K., Humphreys, M., Jones, R. 1997. Novel diploids following chromosome elimination and somatic recombination in Lolium multiflorum x Festuca arundinacea hybrids. Heredity 78 pp. 464-469. 10.1038/hdy.1997.74 Cadair

1996

Humphreys, M.W., Pasakinskiene, I. 1996. Chromosome painting to locate genes for drought resistance transferred from Festuca arundinacea into Lolium multiflorum. Heredity 77 (5) pp. 530-534. 10.1038/hdy.1996.180 Cadair

1995

Humphreys, M., Thomas, H.M., Morgan, W.G., Meredith, M.R., Harper, J.A., Thomas, H., Zwierzykowski, Z., Ghesquiere, M. 1995. Discriminating the ancestral progenitors of hexaploid Festuca arundinacea using genomic in situ hybridization. Heredity 75 (2) pp. 171-174. 10.1038/hdy.1995.120 Cadair

Morgan, W.G., Thomas, H., Humphreys, M. 1995. Unreduced gametes in interspecific hybrids in the Festuca/Lolium complex. Plant Breeding Zeitschrift für Pflanzenzüchtung 114 (3) pp. 267-268. 10.1111/j.1439-0523.1995.tb00810.x Cadair

1994

Humphreys, M., Ghesquiere, M. 1994. Assessing success in gene transfer between Lolium multiflorum and Festuca arundinacea. Euphytica 77 (3) pp. 283-289. 10.1007/BF02262643 Cadair

Thomas, H.M., Morgan, W.G., Meredith, M.R., Humphreys, M.W., Leggett, J.M. 1994. Identification of parental and recombined chromosomes in hybrid derivatives of Lolium multiflorum x Festuca pratensis by genomic in situ hybridization. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 88 (8) pp. 909-913. 10.1007/BF00220795 Cadair

Leggett, J.M., Thomas, H.M., Meredith, M.R., Humphreys, M.W., Morgan, W.G., King, I.P. 1994. Intergenomic translocations and the genomic composition of Avena maroccana Gdgr. revealed by FISH. Chromosome Research 2 (2) pp. 163-164. 10.1007/BF01553495 10.1007/BF01553495 Cadair

1993

Humphreys, M.W., Thomas, H. 1993. Improved drought resistance in introgression lines derived from Lolium multiflorum x Festuca arundinacea hybrids. Plant Breeding Zeitschrift für Pflanzenzüchtung 111 (2) pp. 155-161. 10.1111/j.1439-0523.1993.tb00622.x Cadair

1992

Humphreys, M.W., Dalton, S.J. 1992. Stability at the phosphogluoisomerase (PGI/2) locus in Lolium multiflorum (2n = 4x = 28) x Festuca arundinacea (2n = 6x = 42) plants regenerated from cell suspension. Genome 35 (3) pp. 461-467. 10.1139/g92-068 Cadair

Humphreys, M., Thorogood, D. 1992. Disturbed Mendelian segregations at isozyme marker loci in early backcrosses of Lolium multiflorum x Festuca pratensis hybrids to L.multiflorum. Euphytica 66 (1-2) pp. 11-18. 10.1007/BF00023503 Cadair

1991

Humphreys, M., Dalton, S. 1991. Stability at the phosphoglucoisomrase (PGI/2) locus in Festuca arundinacea plants regenerated from cell suspension and protoplast culture. Genome 34 (1) pp. 59-65. 10.1139/g91-010 Cadair

1989

Humphreys, M.W. 1989. The controlled introgression of Festuca arundinacea genes into Lolium multiflorum. Euphytica 42 (1-2) pp. 105-116. 10.1007/BF00042621 Cadair

1988

Thomas, H., Morgan, W.G., Humphreys, M.W. 1988. The use of a triploid hybrid for introgression in Lolium species. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 76 (2) pp. 299-304. 10.1007/BF00257859 Cadair

1980

Lewis, E.J., Humphreys, M.W., Caton, M.P. 1980. Chromosome location of two isozyme loci in Lolium perenne using primary trisomics. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 57 (5) pp. 237-239. 10.1007/BF00264678 Cadair

Lewis, E.J., Humphreys, M.W., Caton, M.P. 1980. Disomic inheritance in Festuca arundinacea Schreb. Z. Plant Breeding Zeitschrift für Pflanzenzüchtung 84 pp. 335-341. Cadair

1978

Humphreys, M. 1978. Chromosome instability in Hordeum vulgare x H. bulbosum hybrids. Chromosoma 65 (4) pp. 301-307. 10.1007/BF00286410 Cadair