Dr Lesley Beryl Turner

Dr Lesley Beryl Turner

Research Associate in Biorefining

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Research

  • Genetic control of ryegrass traits for sustainable agriculture
  • Nutritional value and nitrogen use efficiency
  • Stress physiology
  • Root traits
  • Biorefining macroalge

Publications

Species variation in the effects of dewatering treatment on macroalgaeGallagher, J., Turner, L., Adams, J., Barrento, S., Dyer, P. W. & Theodorou, M. K. 2018 In : Journal of Applied Phycology.
Dewatering treatments to increase dry matter content of the brown seaweed, kelp (Laminaria digitata ((Hudson) JV Lamouroux))Gallagher, J., Turner, L., Adams, J. M. M., Dyer, P. W. & Theodorou, M. K. 2017 In : Bioresource Technology.224, p. 662-6698 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
Leaf Length Variation in Perennial Forage GrassesBarre, P., Turner, L. & Escobar-Gutiérrez, A. 2015 In : Agriculture.5, 3, p. 682-69615 p.
Fructan synthesis, accumulation, and polymer traits. I. Festulolium chromosome substitution linesGallagher, J. A., Cairns, A. J., Thomas, D., Charlton, A., Williams, P. & Turner, L. B. 2015 In : Frontiers in Plant Science.6, 486
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