Dr David Bryant

Dr David Bryant

Synthetic Biologist

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Draft Genome Assemblies of Xylose-Utilizing Candida tropicalis and Candida boidinii with Potential Application in Biochemical and Biofuel ProductionSomani, A., Smith, D., Hegarty, M., Fernandez-Fuentes, N., Ravella, S., Gallagher, J. & Bryant, D. 2018 In : Genome Announcements.6, 7, e01594-17
Second-generation bio-based plastics are becoming a reality - Non-renewable energy and greenhouse gas (GHG) balance of succinic acid-based plastic end products made from lignocellulosic biomass: NREU and GHG balance of succinic acid-based PBS products made from lignocellulosic biomassPatel, M. K., Bechu, A., Villegas, J. D., Bergez-lacoste, M., Yeung, K., Murphy, R., Woods, J., Mwabonje, O. N., Ni, Y., Patel, A. D., Gallagher, J. & Bryant, D. 2018 In : Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining.
Anaerobic digestion and the use of pre-treatments on lignocellulosic feedstocks to improve biogas production and process economicsWilliams, L., Gallagher, J., Bryant, D. & Ravella, S. 2017 Advances in Biofeedstocks and Biofuels : Biofeedstocks and their Processing. Singh, L. K. & Chaudhary, G. (eds.). Wiley, Vol. 1, p. 121-147
Xylitol: An alternative sweetener for dairy productsBryant, D., Potu, M., Ravella, R., Gallagher, J. & Walker, D. J. 2015 Fermented Milk and Dairy Products. Puniya, A. K. (ed.). Taylor & Francis, (Fermented Foods and Beverages Series)
Understanding and engineering beneficial plant–microbe interactions: plant growth promotion in energy cropsFarrar, K., Bryant, D. & Cope-Selby, N. 2014 In : Plant Biotechnology Journal.12, 9, p. 1193-120614 p.
GB Application - Bioethanol from grassBryant, D., Morris, S. M., Gallagher, J., Winters, A., Donnison, I., Morris, P., Harding, G., Timms-Taravella, E., Thomas, D. & Leemans, D. 2014
Monitoring real-time enzymatic hydrolysis of Distillers Dried Grains with Soluble (DDGS) by dielectric spectroscopy following hydrothermal pre-treatment by steam explosionBryant, D. N., Firth, . E., Kaderbhai, N. N., Taylor, S., Morris, S. M., Logan, D., Garcia, N., Ellis, A., Martin, S. M. & Gallagher, J. A. 2013 In : Bioresource Technology.128, p. 765-768
Co-expression of lupanine hydroxylase and pyrroloquinoline quinone 2 leads to assembled and active recombinant lupanine hydroxylase in the 3 Escherichia coli periplasmStampolidis, P., Kaderbhai, N., Bryant, D., Winters, A., Gallagher, J. & Kaderbhai, M. A. 2013 In : Archives of Microbiology.
Breeding for Bio-ethanol Production in Lolium perenne L.: Association of Allelic Variation with High Water-Soluble Carbohydrate ContentFarrar, K., Bryant, D. N., Turner, L. B., Gallagher, J. A., Thomas, A. M., Farrell, M. S., Humphreys, M. O. & Donnison, I. S. 2012 In : Bioenergy Research.5, 1, p. 149-1579 p.
Applying next generation sequencing towards understanding microbial-plant interactionsPachebat, J. A., Cope-Selby, N., Edwards, J. E., Huws, S., Lyonds, L., Swarbreck, D., Rees Stevens, P., Febrer, M., Bryant, D., Donnison, I., Kingston-Smith, A. & Farrar, K. 2012
Grassohol - use of high sugar ryegrass for the production of liquid biofuelsMorris, S. M., Bryant, D., Jensen, E., Thomas, D. S., Fish, S. & Gallagher, J. 2012 p. 0022
Modelling real-time simultaneous saccharification and fermentation of lignocellulosic biomass and organic acid accumulation using dielectric spectroscopyBryant, D. N., Morris, S. M., Leemans, D. K., Fish, S. A., Taylor, S., Carvell, J., Todd, R. W., Logan, D., Lee, M., Garcia, N., Ellis, A. & Gallagher, J. 2011 In : Bioresource Technology.102, 20, p. 9675-96828 p.
Safener responsiveness and multiple herbicide resistance in the weed black-grass (Alopecurus myosuroides)Cummins, I., Bryant, D. N. & Edwards, R. 2009 In : Plant Biotechnology Journal.7, 8, p. 807-82014 p.
Proanthocyanidin biosynthesis in forage legumes with especial reference to the regulatory role of R2R3MYB transcription factors and their analysis in Lotus japonicusRobbins, M. P., Bryant, D. N., Gill, S., Morris, P., Bailey, P., Welham, T., Martin, C., Wang, T. L., Kaneko, T., Sato, S., Tabata, S. & Paolocci, F. 2009 Molecular Breeding of Forage and Turf: The Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on the Molecular Breeding of Forage and Turf. Yamada, T. & Spangenberg, G. (eds.). Springer Nature, p. 125-1327 p.
A High-throughput Method for the Quantification of Proanthocyanidins in Forage Crops and its Application in Assessing Variation in Condensed Tannin Content in Breeding Programmes for Lotus corniculatus and Lotus uliginosusMarshall, A., Bryant, D., Latypova, G., Hauck, B., Olyott, P., Morris, P. & Robbins, M. 2008 In : Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry.56, 3, p. 974-9818 p.
Preparation and partial enzymic hydrolysation of single maize kernels for use in laboratory scale analysisAdams, J. M., Bryant, D. N., Robson, G. D., Morris, P., Fish, N. & Donnison, I. S. 2007 p. 741-7433 p.
Mining myb genes in Lotus japonicusRobbins, M. P., Bryant, D., Gill, S., Morris, P., Bailey, P., Welham, T., Wang, T. L., Kaneko, T., Sato, S., Tabata, S. & Paolocci, F. 2007 p. 191 p.
Phenylpropanoid biosynthesis in legumes; an analysis of the R2R3MYB gene family inLotus japonicusBailey, P., Bryant, D., Welham, T., Perry, J., Pike, J., Asamizu, E., Tabata, S., Morris, P., Robbins, M. P., Martin, C. & Wang, T. 2007
Cloning and characterization of a theta class glutathione transferase from the potato pathogen Phytophthora infestansBryant, D. N., Cummins, I., Dixon, D. P. & Edwards, R. 2006 In : Phytochemistry.67, 14, p. 1427-14348 p.
Biochemistry and molecular biology of polyphenol oxidases in grassesWinters, A. L., Bryant, D. N., Gallagher, J. A., Lee, M. R. F., Minchin, F. R., Parveen, I., Theodorou, M. K. & Morris, P. 2006 p. 303-3042 p.
Identification of putative AtTT2 R2R3-MYB transcription factor orthologues in tanniferous tissues of L. corniculatus var. japonicus cv GifuRobbins, M. P., Morris, P., Bailey, P., Martin, C., Bryant, D. N., Wang, T. & Humphreys, M. O. (ed.) 2005
Polyphenolic phenomena: transgenic analysis of some of the factors that regulate the cell-specific accumulation of condensed tannins (proanthocyanidins) in forage cropsMorris, P., Bryant, D. N., Allison, G. G., Robbins, M. P. & Humphreys, M. O. (ed.) 2005 Molecular breeding for the genetic improvement of forage crops and turf.Wageningen Academic Publishers
Variation in tannin content and morphological traits in Lotus corniculatus (Bird's foot trefoil)Collins, R. P., Ribaimont, F., Marshall, A. H., Bryant, D. N., Abberton, M. T., O'Mara, F. P. (ed.), Wilkins, R. J. (ed.), 't Mannetje, L. (ed.), Lovett, D. K. (ed.), Rogers, P. A. M. (ed.) & Boland, T. M. (ed.) 2005 XX International Grassland Congress.
The effect of proanthocyanidins on rumen bacterial colonisation and degradation of Lotus corniculatusEdwards, J. E., Kim, E. J., Thomas-Jones, S., Bryant, D., Hauck, B. & Morris, P. 2005