Mrs Emma Timms-Taravella

Mrs Emma Timms-Taravella

Senior Research Technician

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Could Miscanthus replace maize as the preferred substrate for anaerobic digestion in the United Kingdom?: Future breeding strategiesPurdy, S., Maddison, A., Nunn, C., Winters, A., Timms-Taravella, E., Jones, C., Clifton-Brown, J., Donnison, I. & Gallagher, J. 2017 In : GCB Bioenergy.9, 6, p. 1122-113917 p.
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 extensionGallagher, J. A., Cairns, A. J., Thomas, D., Timms-taravella, E., Skot, K., Charlton, A., Williams, P. & Turner, L. B. 2015 In : Frontiers in Plant Science.6, 864
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 deconstructionBuanafina, M. M. D. O., Dalton, S., Langdon, T., Timms-Taravella, E., Shearer, E. A. & Morris, P. 2015 In : Planta.242, 1, p. 97-11114 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
Unravelling the regulatory network controlling cell wall synthesis in grasses to improve the conversation of lignocellulosic biomass into biofuelsBosch, M., Roberts, L., Dalton, S., Cookson, A., Timms-Taravella, E., Allison, G. & Donnison, I. 2012
Genetic transformation of Miscanthus sinensis with a ferulic acid esterase geneDalton, S. J., Gallagher, J. A., Winters, A. L., Langdon, T., Timms-Taravella, E. & Donnison, I. S. 2011
Genetic transformation of Miscanthus sinensis with FAEDalton, S. J., Winters, A. L., Langdon, T., Timms-Taravella, E. & Donnison, I. S. 2011
Genetic engineering of energy crops to improve the conversion of lignocellulosic biomass into biofuelsBosch, M., Roberts, L., Dalton, S., Timms-Taravella, E., Carli, J., Allison, G. & Donnison, I. 2011 Aspects of Applied Biology 110.Association of Applied Biologists, p. 104-1041 p.
Accumulation of chlorophyll catabolites photosensitizes the hypersensitive response elicited by Pseudomonas syringae in ArabidopsisMur, L. A. J., Aubry, S., Mondhe, M., Kingston-smith, A., Gallagher, J., Timms-taravella, E., James, C., Papp, I., Hörtensteiner, S., Thomas, H. & Ougham, H. 2010 In : New Phytologist.188, 1, p. 161-17414 p.
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)Buanafina, M. M. D. O., Langdon, T., Hauck, B. D., Dalton, S. J., Timms-Taravella, E. J. & Morris, P. 2010 In : Plant Biotechnology Journal.8, 3, p. 316-33116 p.
Improved genetic transformation of Miscanthus sinensisDalton, S. J., Timms-Taravella, E. & Donnison, I. S. 2010
Isolation of an enzyme for the conversion of grass polymeric fructan to fructose, a fermentable substrate for the production of ethanolWinters, A. L., Davies, D. R., Timms-Taravella, E., Jackson, C., Morris, M., Kelly, R., Donnison, I. S. & Gallagher, J. A. 2008
A Comparison of Maize and Rice Ubiquitin Promoter Activity using the uidA (gus) Gene in Maize.Dalton, S., Morris, P., Timms-Taravella, E. & Heyward, E. 2007
Nylon mesh as an improved support for bombarded calli or cell suspensionsBuanafina, M. M. D. O., Timms-Taravella, E. J., Robson, P. R. H., Morris, P., Wiffen, D., Dalton, S. J., Bettany, A. J. E. & Humphreys, M. O. (ed.) 2005 XX International Grassland Conference: Offered Papers. O'Mara, F. P., Wilkins, R. J., 't Mannetje, L., Lovett, D. K., Rogers, P. A. M. & Boland, T. M. (eds.). 1 ed.Wageningen Academic Publishers
Genetic transformation of Dichanthium annulatum (Forssk) - an apomictic tropical forage grassDalton, S., Bettany, A. J. E., Bhat, V., Gupta, M. G., Bailey, K., Timms-Taravella, E. & Morris, P. 2003 In : Plant Cell Reports.21, 10, p. 974-9807 p.
Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated transformation of Festuca arundinacea (Schreb.) and Lolium multiflorum (Lam.)Dalton, S., Bettany, A. J. E., Timms-Taravella, E., Morris, P., Manderyck, B. & Dhanoa, M. S. 2003 In : Plant Cell Reports.21, 5, p. 437-4448 p.
Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated transformation of forage grasses - progress and prospects.Dalton, S., Bettany, A. J. E., Timms-Taravella, E. & Morris, P. 2003
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 fescueDalton, S., Bettany, A. J. E., Timms-Taravella, E., Morris, P. & Dhanoa, M. S. 2002 In : Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture.68, 2, p. 177-18610 p.
Expressed sequence tags (ESTs) during cold-acclimation in Festuca pratensis include a homologue of the chloroplast gene psbACanter, P. H., Bettany, A. J. E., Donnison, I. S., Timms-Taravella, E., Humphreys, M. W. & Jones, R. N. 2000 p. 72
Agrobacterium mediated transformation of Festuca arundinacea and Lolium multiflorum.Dalton, S., Morris, P., Bettany, A. J. E., Manderyck, B. & Timms-Taravella, E. 2000
Co-transformed, diploid Lolium perenne (perennial ryegrass), Lolium multiflorum (Italian ryegrass) and Lolium temulentum (Darnel) plants produced by microprojectile bombardmentDalton, S., Bettany, A. J. E., Timms-Taravella, E. & Morris, P. 1999 In : Plant Cell Reports.18, 9, p. 721-726
Transgenic plants of Lolium multiflorum, Lolium perenne, Festuca arundinacea and Agrostis stolonifera by silicon carbide fibre-mediated transformation of cell suspension culturesDalton, S., Bettany, A. J. E., Timms-Taravella, E. & Morris, P. 1998 In : Plant Science.132, 1, p. 31-43
Stability of transgene expression during vegetative propagation of protoplast-derived tall fescue (Festuca Arundinacea Schreb) plantsBettany, A. J. E., Dalton, S., Timms-Taravella, E. & Morris, P. 1998 In : Journal of Experimental Botany.49, 328, p. 1797-1804
Down-regulation of sucrose synthase expression and activity in transgenic hairy roots of Lotus japonicusSkot, L., Gordon, A. J., Timms-Taravella, E., James, C., Webb, K. & Mizen, S. 1997 In : Symbiosis.22, 3, p. 241-254
Co-transformation of grasses using a particle inflow gunDalton, S., Bettany, A. J. E., Timms-Taravella, E. & Morris, P. 1997 Seeds of Progress: Proceedings of the BGS/BSPB/NIAB/SAC Conference. Weddell, J. R. (ed.). British Grassland Society, p. 90-912 p.
Comparison of ribosomal DNA sites inLolium species by fluorescencein situ hybridizationThomas, H. M., Harper, J. A., Meredith, M. R., Morgan, W. G., Thomas, I., Timms-Taravella, E. & King, I. 1996 In : Chromosome Research.4, 7, p. 486-4905 p.
Analysis of the two nodulins, sucrose synthase and ENOD2, in transgenic Lotus plantsSkot, L., Minchin, F. R., Timms-Taravella, E., Fortune, M. T., Webb, K. & Gordon, A. J. 1996 In : Plant and Soil.186, 1, p. 99-106
Comparison of ribosomal DNA sites in Lolium species by flouorescence in situ hybridizationThomas, H. M., Harper, J. A., Meredith, M. R., Morgan, W. G., Thomas, I. D., Timms-Taravella, E. & King, I. P. 1996 In : Chromosome Research.4, p. 486-490
The effect of selection pressure on transformation frequency and copy number in transgenic plants of tall fescue (Festuca arundinacea Schreb.)Dalton, S., Bettany, A. J. E., Timms-Taravella, E. & Morris, P. 1995 In : Plant Science.108, 1, p. 63-70
The effect of toxin-producing Rhizobium strains, on larvae of Sitona flavescens feeding on legume roots and nodulesSkot, L., Timms-Taravella, E. & Mytton, L. 1994 In : Plant and Soil.163, 1, p. 141-150