Emeritus Professor Peter Gresshoff

Emeritus Professor

School of Agriculture and Food Sciences
Faculty of Science

Overview

Functional genomics and molecular physiology of nodules.

Professor Gresshoff is the Director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Integrative Legume Research.

His main research interests are the following areas:

1) Functional genomic analysis of nodulation and nitrogen fixation in legumes:

  • Molecular components of the control of nodulation (AON) in soybean and Lotus japonicus
  • Analysis of ethylene and ABA insensitive legume mutants and transgenics
  • Genetic transformation of soybean and Lotus
  • Transcription analysis of legumes
  • Analysis of acid soil effect on nodulation
  • Analysis of Nodulation factor receptors NFR1 and NFR5 in soybean
  • Mutational analysis of the GmNARK receptor kinase

2) Sustainable Biofuel Production from Legume Tree Pongamia pinnata:

  • Analysis of genetic stability
  • Fatty acid analysis
  • Field trials
  • Clonal propagation
  • Gene and promoter discovery
  • Functional genomics
  • Genetic transformation

Professor Gresshoff is member of the editorial boards of several international journals (among others Molecular Plant, J. Plant Physiology, Symbiosis). He also is a member of the Advisory Committee of the OGTR as well as the Biofuel and Bioenergy Committee of RIRDC.

Qualifications

  • Fellow, American Assn for Advancement of Science
  • Doctorate of Science, Australian National University
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Australian National University
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Alberta

Publications

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Supervision

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Indrasumunar, A., Gresshoff, P. M. and Scott, P. T. (2017). Prospect of the legume tree Pongamia pinnata as a clean and sustainable biodiesel feedstock. In Mohammad G. Rasul, Abdul Kalam Azad and Subhas C. Sharma (Ed.), Clean energy for sustainable development (pp. 399-417) Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier. doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-805423-9.00012-0

  • Ferguson, Brett J. and Gresshoff, Peter M. (2015). Physiological implications of legume nodules associated with soil acidity. In Saad Sulieman and Lam-Son Phan Tran (Ed.), Legume nitrogen fixation in a changing environment: achievements and challenges (pp. 113-125) Cham, Switzerland: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-06212-9_6

  • Hayashi, Satomi, Gresshoff, Peter M. and Ferguson, Brett J. (2013). Systemic signalling in legume nodulation: nodule formation and its regulation. In František Baluška (Ed.), Long-distance systemic signaling and communication in plants (pp. 219-229) Heidelberg, Germany: Springer-Verlag. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-36470-9_11

  • Kazakoff, Stephen H., Gresshoff, Peter G. and Scott, Paul T. (2010). Pongamia pinnata, a sustainable feedstock for biodiesel production.. In Nigel G. Halford and Angela Karp (Ed.), Energy Crops (pp. 233-258) Cambridge , UK: RSC Publishing. doi:10.1039/9781849732048

  • Gresshoff, Peter M. (2005). Positional cloning of plant developmental genes. In Khalid Meksem and Günter Kahl (Ed.), The handbook of plant genome mapping : Genetic and physical mapping (pp. 233-256) Weinheim Germany: Wiley-VCH. doi:10.1002/3527603514.ch10

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Hastwell, April, Li, Dongxue, Tollenaere, Alina, Gresshoff, Peter M. and Ferguson, Brett J. (2014). Negative regulation of legume nodules by inducible signal peptides. In: 17th Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference, Adelaide, SA, Australia, (44-45). 28 September - 2 October 2014.

  • Indrasumunar, Arief, Reid , Dugald, Ferguson, Brett and Gresshoff, Peter M. (2011). Nitrate sensing and signaling during soybean nodulation. In: Plant & Animal Genome XIX Conference Abstracts. Plant and Animal Genomes XIX Conference, San Diago, CA, USA, (). 15-19 January 2011.

  • Gresshoff, Peter M., Indrasumunar, Ariel, Lin, Yu-Hsiang, Reid, Dugald, Lin, Meng-Han, Hayashi, Satomi, Batley, Jacqui, Li, Dongxue and Ferguson, Brett (2010). Genetic and biochemical components of local and systemic long-distance signalling during nodule regulation in legumes. In: The Commemorative International Symposium for the 50th Anniversary of KSABC : Applied Biological Chemistry Toward Centennial : Program. 2010 Symposium & Workshop: Plant cell-to-cell and long distance signaling, Gyeongsang National University, Korea, (26-26). 25-27 August 2010.

  • Ferguson, B. J., Lin, Y. -H., Reid, D. E., Hayashi, S., Lin, M. -H., Zhang, H., Capon, R. and Gresshoff, P. M. (2010). Identifying novel factors required for legume nodule development and autoregulation.. In: OzBio2010 symposium abstracts. OzBio2010 combined conference, Melbourne, Australia, (43-43). 26 September - 1 October 2010.

  • Han, L., Gresshoff, P. M. and Hanan, J. (2010). Modelling root development with signalling control: A case study based on legume autoregulation of nodulation. In: Plant Growth Modeling and Applications, Proceedings of PMA09. 3rd International Symposium on Plant Growth Modeling, Simulation, Visualization and Applications, PMA09, Beijiing, China, (134-141). Nov. 09-13, 2009. doi:10.1109/PMA.2009.40

  • Biswas, B., Edwards, D., Gresshoff, P., Imelfort, M., Jiang, Q., Kazakoff, S., Koehorst, J., Scott, P. and Stiller, J. (2010). Pongamia for biofuel. In: The Inaugural New Rural Industries of Australia Conference 2010, Gold Coast, Australia, (). 28-30 November 2010.

  • Gresshoff, P. M., Indrasumunar, A., Miyahara, A., Nontachaiyapoom, S., Biswas, B., Lin, Y-H., Lin, M-H, Reid, D., Callahan, D., Capon, R., Zhang, H., Jiang, Q., Hirani, T., Kobe, B., Men, A., Scott, P., Kereszt, A., Miyagi, M., Li, D., Chan, P-K., Roessner, U., Djordjevic, M. A., Kinkema, M. and Ferguson, B. (2009). Functional genomic analysis of systemic cell division regulation in legumes. In: Q. Y. Shu, Induced Plant Mutations in the Genomics Era: Proceedings of an International Joint FAO/IAEA Symposium, 2008. International Symposium on Induced Mutations in Plants, Vienna, Austria, (399-402). 2–15 August 2008.

  • Djordjevic, M., Ferguson, B,, Gresshoff, P. M., Hayashi, S., Indrasumunar, A., Lin, M. H., Lin, Y. H., Oakes, M. and Reid, D. (2009). Functional genomics of soybean nodulation control: Plant stem cell biology biotechnology. In: Proceedings, World Soybean Research Conference VIII: Developing a global soy blueprint for a safe secure and sustainable supply. World Soybean Research Conference VIII, Beijing, China, (). 10-15 August 2009.

  • Gresshoff, Peter M., Kazakoff, Stephen, Biswas, Bandana, Jiang, Qunyi, Immelfort, Michael, Koehorst, Jasper-Jan, Vogt, Jessica, Dalton-Morgan, Jessica, van Niekerk, Alvin, Berkman, Paul, Edwards, Dave and Scott, Paul T. (2008). A Biotechnology-Genetics-Genomics (BGG) platform for improvements of growth, adaptability and sustainable biofuel and bioenergy production of Pongamia Pinnata. In: Bioenergy Australia 2010 Conference: Biomass For A Clean Energy Future: Final Program and Abstract Book. Bioenergy Australia 2010 Conference, Manly, NSW, Australia, (73-73). 8-10 December 2010.

  • Gresshoff, Peter M., Kereszt, Attila, Indrasumunar, Arief, Nontachaiyapoom, Sureemporn, Lin, Yu-Hsiang, Scott, Paul, Miyahara, Akira and Kinkema, Mark (2008). Functional genomics of soybean nodulation control. In: Plant & Animal Genome XVI Conference Abstracts. Plant & Animal Genome XVI Conference, San Diago, CA, U.S.A., (). 12-16 January 2008.

  • Gresshoff, P. M., Indrasumunar, A., Nontachaiyapoom, S., Kinkema, M., Lin, Y.-H., Jiang, Q., Li, D. X., Miyahara, A., Nguyen, C., Buzas, D., Biswas, B., Chan, P. K., Scott, P., Hirani, T., Miyagi, M., Djordjevic, M., Carroll, B. J., Men, A. and Kereszt, A. (2008). Nodulation control in legumes. In: Felix D. Dakora, Samson B. M. Chimphango, Alex J. Valentine, Claudine Elmerich and William E. Newton, Current plant Science and biotechnology in Agriculture: Biological Nitrogen Fixation: Towards Poverty Alleviation through Sustainable Agriculture. Joint Conference of the 15th International Congress on Nitrogen fixation/12 International Conference of the African Assocation for Biological Nitrogen Fixation, Cape Town, South Africa, (173-176). 21-26 January 2007. doi:10.1007/978-1-4020-8252-8_66

  • Djordjevic, M. A., Oakes, M., Kusumawati, L., Hocart, C., McKinlay, C., Hwang, C.-H., Li, D. X. and Gresshoff, P. M. (2008). Proteomic analysis of secreted proteins of Glycine max and Medicago spp.. In: Felix D. Dakora, Samson B. M. Chimphango, Alex J. Valentine, Claudine Elmerich and William E. Newton, Biological Nitrogen Fixation: Towards Poverty Alleviation through Sustainable Agriculture: Proceedings of the 15th International Nitrogen Fixation Congress and the 12th International Conference of the African Association for Biological Nitrogen Fixation. Joint Conference of the 15th International Nitrogen Fixation Congress and the 12th International Conference of the African Association for Biological Nitrogen Fixation, Cape Town, South Africa, (227-228). 21-26 January 2007. doi:10.1007/978-1-4020-8252-8_84

  • Gresshoff, Peter M. (2008). The cutting edge of legume genomics. In: M. C. Kharkwal, Food Legumes for Nutritional Security and Sustainable Agriculture: Proceedings of the Fourth International Food Legumes Research Conference. Fourth International Food Legumes Research Conference, New Delhi, India, (328-346). October 18-22, 2005.

  • Han, L., Gresshoff, P. M. and Hanan, J. (2007). Computational approaches for studying signaling mechanisms behind legume autoregulation of nodulation. In: Proceedings of the Bioinformatics Australia Conference, 2007. Bioinformatics Australia 2007, Brisbane, Australia, (). 23-24 October, 2007.

  • Han, Liqi, Gresshoff, Peter M. and Hanan, Jim (2007). Computational models for studying signaling control mechanisms behind legume autoregulation of nodulation. In: Abstracts of Complex '07: 8th Asia-Pacific Complex Systems Conference. 8th Asia-Pacific Complex Systems Conference, Gold Coast, Australia, (45-46). 2-7 July, 2007.

  • Gresshoff, Peter M. and Jiang, Quinyi (2007). Genetic networks controlling nodule number and root growth in Lotus japonicus. In: Proceedings of: Plant & Animal Genomes XV Conference. Plant & Animal Genomes XV Conference, San Diego CA, U.S.A., (). 13-17 January 2007.

  • Gresshoff P.M., Kereszt, A., Indrasumunar, A., Nontachaiyapoom, S., Lin, Y. H., Jiang, Q., Miyagi, M., Oelkers, K., Mathesius, U., Lin, M., Li, D., Nguyen, C., Men, A., Hadler, J., Scott, P., Miyahara, A., Biswas, B., Carroll B., Chan, P. K., Hirani, T., Djordjevic, M. and Kinkema, M. (2007). Long distance regulation of plant stem cell growth during legume nodulation. In: ComBio 2007, Sydney, Australia, (). 22-26 September 2007.

  • Gresshoff, P. M. (2007). Plant stem cell biology and systemic regulation of nodulation. In: Mini-symposium on Advances in Plant Vascular Biology 2007, Program and Abstract Book. Mini-symposium on Advances in Plant Vascular Biology 2007, Taichung, Taiwan, (5-5). 14 May, 2007.

  • Gresshoff, P. M. (2007). Soybean biotechnology, functional genomics and end-user benefits. In: Dougall, A., Success with Soybeans. 14th Australian Soybean Industry Conference. Success with Soybeans, Bundaberg, Australia, (31-36). 26-28th March 2007.

  • Gresshoff, P. M. (2007). Systemic and local regulation of legume nodulation; receptor kinases, novel signals, targets and activated states. In: International Conference on Plant Vascular Biology 2007, Program and Abstract Book. International Conference on Plant Vascular Biology 2007, Taipei, Taiwan, (30-30). 7-11 May, 2007.

  • Han, Liqi, Gresshoff, Peter M. and Hanan, Jim (2007). Virtual soybean—a computational model for studying autoregulation of nodulation. In: Proceedings of the FSPM07. FSPM07: 5th International Workshop on Functional Structural Plant Models, Napier, New Zealand, (12-1-12-5). 4-9 November, 2007.

  • Gresshoff, P. M., Nontachaiyapoom, S., Kereszt, A., Meksem, K. and Indrasumunar, A. (2006). Functional genomics of induction and regulation of cell divisions during nodulation in legumes. In: F. Kikuchi; H. Namai; K. Okuno; K. Kitamura, Proceedings of the 10th International Congress of SABRAO. 10th International Congress of SABRAO, Tsukuba, Japan, (1-4). August 22-23, 2005.

  • Jiang, Qunyi and Gresshoff, Peter M. (2006). Nodulation and root development of Lotus Japonicus(92). In: Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Legume Genomics & Genetics. Third International Conference on Legume Genomics & Genetics, Brisbane, Qld, Australia, (). 9-13 April, 2006.

  • Djordjevic, M., Gresshoff, P. M., Indrasumunar, A., Kereszt, A., Li, D., Men, A. and Nontachaiyapoom, S. (2006). Signal sensing for induction and autoregulation of nodulation in soybean. In: Plant & Animal Genomes XIV Conference, San Diego, USA, (). 14-18 January 2006.

  • Indrasumunar, A., Gresshoff, P.M. and Men, A. (2005). Are the Nod49 and Rj1 mutations in the glycine max (soybean) nod factor receptor (GmNFR1). In: The International Conference on the Status of Plant & Animal Genome Research. Plant & Animal Genome XIII, San Diego, CA, U.S.A., (96-96). 15-19 January, 2005.

  • Jiang, Q. and Gresshoff, P. (2005). Detection of single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) and transgenes in DNA from small individual seeds and half-cotyledons in Lotus japonicus. In: ComBio 2005 : combined conference abstracts. ComBio 2005, Adelaide, Australia, (). 25-29 September 2005.

  • Miyahara, A., Men, A. and Gresshoff, P.M. (2005). Discovery of kinase-associated protein phosphatase in soybean. In: The International Conference on the Status of Plant & Animal Genome Research. Plant and Animal Genome XIII, San Diego, CA, (96). 15-19 Jan.

  • Gresshoff, PM, Gualtieri, G, Laniya, T, Indrasumunar, A, Miyahara, A, Nontachaiyapoom, S, Wells, T, Biswas, B, Chan, PK, Scott, P, Kinkema, M, Djordjevic, M, Hoffmann, D, Pregelj, L, Buzas, DM, Li, DX, Men, A, Jiang, Q, Hwang, CH and Carroll, BJ (2005). Functional genomics of the regulation of nodule number in legumes. In: Biological Nitrogen Fixation, Sustainable Agriculture and the Environment. Biological Nitrogen Fixation, Sustainable Agriculture and the Environment Proceedings of the 14th International Nitrogen Fixation Congress. 14th International Nitrogen Fixation Congress, Beijing, China, (173-178). 27 October - 1 November 2004. doi:10.1007/1-4020-3570-5

  • Gresshoff, P.M. (2005). Gene discovery for nodulation and nitrogen fixation in soybean. In: D.Grey and M. Pardy, 13th Australian Soybean Conference. Soybeans: Maximising Potential, Barooga Sports Club, Barooga, (9). 1-3 March.

  • Peter M. Gresshoff, Arief Indrasumunar, Dana Hoffman, Akira Mihayara, Sureeporn Nontachaiyapoom, Qunyi Jiang and Artem E. Men (2005). Legume nodulation gene discovery. In: Plant & Animal Genomes XIII Conference, San Diego, USA, (W094-W094). 15-19 January 2005.

  • Kereszt, A., Indrasumunar, A., Carroll, B., Gresshoff, P. M. and Men, A. (2005). The nod139 mutant of soybean fails to produce Nod factor receptor 5 (GmNFR5). In: ComBio 2005 : combined conference abstracts. ComBio 2005, Adelaide, Australia, (). 25-29 September 2005.

  • Fletcher, S., Harrison, D., Zamri, R., Ramage, C. M., Waldron, J., Berking, O. C. L., Yuniaty, A., Musa, H., Gresshoff, P. M. and Carroll, B. J. (2005). The search for a DNA methylation marker for mantled fruit in oil palm. In: Malaysian Oil Science and Technology. Oils and Fats International Congress 2004, Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumper, Malyasia, (13-16). 29 September-2 October 2004.

  • Gresshoff, P. M., Musa, H., Zamri, R. and Carroll, B. J. (2004). Development gene discovery, metabolic engineering and oil synthesis: New integrated possibilities. In: Malaysian Oil Science and Technology. Oils and Fats International Congress 2004, Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, (9-12). 29 September - 2nd October, 2004.

  • Gresshoff, P. M., Carroll, B. J., Gualtieri Gonzalez, G. S., Vickers, C., Kuen, P., Huang, C., Scott, P. T., Kinkema, M. D., Men, A., Stiller, J., Jiang, Q., Laniya, T.S., Buzas, D. M., Miyahara, A., Indrasumunar, A., Nontachaiyapoom, S., Hoffmann, D., Biswas, B., Wells, T. J., So, H., Pregelj, L. and Dong, X. (2004). Functional genomic analysis of nodule development in soybean and Lotus Japonicus. In: ComBio 2004. Com Bio 2004, Intercontinental Burswood Resort, Perth, Australia, (36-36). 26-30 September, 2004.

  • Buzas, D. M., Gresshoff, P.M. and Carroll, B. J. (2004). Genetic interactions between a Clavata1 orthologue, an ethylene receptor and two non-coding RNAs involved in legume nodulation. In: Plant Genomes: From Sequence to Phenome, Cold Spring Harbour, New York, (17-17). 9-12 December.

  • Harrison, D.K., Liu, W., Adkins, S. W., Gresshoff, P.M. and Williams, R. R. (2004). Glyphosate-resistant annual ryegrass (Lolium rigidum Gaudin) from Tamworth, Australia, has upregulated EPSPS expression. In: B. M. Sindel and S. B. Johnson, Weed Management - Balancing People, Planet, Profit. 14th Australian Weeds Conference, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, Australia, (421-424). 6-9 September 2004.

  • Gresshoff, P.M. (2004). Systemic regulation of cell proliferation in legumes requires ALRR plant receptor kinase. In: 18th Congress of the South African Genetics Society. Understanding Life: Microbes to Man, Music Conservatoire, Stellenbosch, South Africa, (201-201). 4-7 April 2004.

  • Vickers, C.E., Gresshoff, P.M. and Xue, G-P. (2003). An oat globulin promoter drives endosperm-specific expression in transgenic barley. In: Proceedings of the 7th International Congress of Plant Molecular Biology. ISPMB, 2003, Barcelona, Spain, (). 23-28 June, 2003.

  • Gresshoff, P.M. (2003). Functional genomic analysis of nodule and lateral root development. In: The Inaugural Retreat for the ARC Centre of Excellence For Integrative Legume Research. The Inaugural Retreat for the ARC Centre of Excellence for Inh, Moreton Bay Research Station, North Stradbroke Island, (23). 27th February to 2nd March, 2003.

  • Gresshoff, P. M., Men, A., Laniya, T. S., Searle, I., Iturbe-Ormaetxe, I., Buzas, D. M. and Carroll, B. J. (2003). Long distance signaling in nodulation directed by a clavata1-like receptor kinase. In: The International Conference on the Status of Plant & Animal Genome Research. The International Conference on the Status of Plant & Animal Genome Research, Town & Country Hotel, San Diego, CA, (39-39). 11-15 January , 2003.

  • Searle, I. R., Men, A., Laniya, T. S., Buzas, D. M., Iturbe-Ormaetxe, I., Carroll, B. J. and Gresshoff, P. M. (2003). Long distance signalling in nodulation directed by a Clavata1-like receptor kinase. In: 24th Annual Conference on the Organisation and Expression of the Gene. 24th Conference on Organisation & Expression of the Gene, Lorne, Victoria, (). 16-20 February 2003.

  • Searle, Iain R., Men, Artem E., Laniya, Titeki S., Buzas, Diana M., Iturbe-Ormaetxe, Inaki, Carroll, Bernard J. and Gresshoff, Peter M. (2003). Long-distance signaling in nodulation directed by a CLAVATA1-like receptor kinase. In: Science: Proceedings of the The International Conference on the Status of Plant & Animal Genome Research. The International Conference on the Status of Plant & Animal Genome Research, Town & Country Hotel, San Diego, USA, (109-112). 11-15 January , 2003. doi:10.1126/science.1077937

  • Laniya, T. S., Searle, I. R., Men, A., Buzas, D. M., Iturbe-Ormaetxe, I., Carroll, B. J. and Gresshoff, P.M. (2003). Nodulation control mediated by a receptor like kinase. In: Genomes - the linkage to life, abstracts & posters. XIX International Congress of Genetics, Melbourne Exhibition & Convention Centre, VIC, (3.F.0388-3.F.0388). 6-11 July, 2003.

  • Iqbal, M. J., Maguire, T. L., Meksem, K., Yegaeshi, S., Triwitayakorn, K., Schulz, J., Grimmond, S. M., Gresshoff, P.M. and Lightfoot, D. (2002). A comparison by cDNA microarray of mRNA abundance in Glycine max and Arabidopsis thaliana roots in response to Fusarium solani f.sp. glycines infection. In: The International Conference on the Status of Plant, Animal and Microbe Genomes Research. International Plant & Animal Genome Conference, San Diego, (260-260). 12-16 January 2002.

  • Gresshoff, P.M. (2002). Application of micro-array gene expression analysis to agriculture. In: Biomolecular Engineering: The Next Wave: 12th Scientific Meeting and 13th Annual General Meeting. Biomolecular Engineering: The Next Wave, Hyatt Regency Saujana, Subang, Selangor, (35-35). 22-24 May 2002.

  • Maguire, T. L., Grimmond, S. M., Forrest, A. R., Iturbe-Ormaeche, I., Meksem, K. and Gresshoff, P.M. (2002). CDNA microarray analysis of soybean: monitoring expression profiles of 4,100 genes. In: The International Conference on the Status of Plant, Animal and Microbe Genomes Research. International Plant & Animal Genome Conference, San Diego, (45-45). 12-16 January 2002.

  • Gresshoff, P.M. (2002). Gene discovery and gene expression in legumes. In: 13th Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference - Program and Abstracts. 13th Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference, Stamford Grand Glenelg, South Australia, (10-10). 24-27 September 2002.

  • Gresshoff, P.M., Stiller, J., Maguire, T. L., Lohar, D., Ayanru, T., Buzas, D. M., Hababunga, S., Smith, L., Carroll, B. J., Searle, I. R., Meksem, K., Lightfoot, D., Grimmond, S. M. and Men, A. (2002). Integrated functional genomics to define the plant's function is symbiotic nodulation. In: T.M. Finan, M.R. O'Brian, D.B. Layzell, J.K. Vessey and W. Newton, Proceedings of the 13th International Congress on Nitrogen Fixation. Nitrogen Fixation: Global Perspectives Proceedings of the 13th International Congress on Nitrogen Fixation, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, (95-98). 2-7 July 2001.

  • Gresshoff, P.M. and Men, A. (2002). Long distance regulation of nodule development in legumes involves receptor-like kinases. In: First Australian Medicago Truncatula Workshop. First Australian Medicago Truncatula Workshop, Rottnest Island, Perth, Western Australia, (73-73). 10-13th November 2002.

  • Gresshoff, P.M. (2002). Nitrogen fixation and nodulation gene discovery: from model systems to crops. In: 5th European Nitrogen Fixation Conference Book of Abstracts. 5th European Nitrogen Fixation Conference, Norwich, (1.3-1.3). 6-10 September 2002.

  • Gresshoff, P.M. (2002). Plant biotechnology: From model systems to crops. In: BioMalaysia 2002 International Biotechnology Symposium, Exhibition and BioPartnering. Biodiversity, Biotechnology - Our Future, PWTC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, (105-105). 1-4 October 2002.

  • Gresshoff, P.M. (2002). Plant developmental gene discovery by positional cloning and insertional mutagenesis. In: The International Conference on the Status of Plant, Animal and Microbe Genomes Research. International Plant & Animal Genome Conference, San Diego, (44-44). 12-16 January 2002.

  • Laniya, T.S., Men, A., Searle, I. R., Iturbe-Ormaetxe, I., Carroll, B. J. and Gresshoff, P.M. (2002). The NTS-1 genomic region of soybean controlling supernodulation reveals microsynteny with Arabidopsis. In: The International Conference on the Status of Plant, Animal and Microbe Genomes Research. International Plant & Animal Genome Conference, San Diego, Calafornia, (104-104). 12-16 January, 2002.

  • Gresshoff, P.M., Men, A., Maguire, T. L., Grimmond, S. M., Lohar, D., Ayanru, T. S., Meksem, K., Lightfoot, D. and Stiller, J. (2001). An integrated functional genomics and genetics approach for the plant's function in symbiotic nodulation. In: G. Spangenberg, Molecular Breeding of Forage Crops: Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium, Molecular Breeding of Forage Crops. 2nd International Symposium, Molecular Breeding of Forage Crops, Lorne and Hamilton, Victoria, Australia, (275-283). 19-24 November 2000.

  • Gresshoff, P.M., Vickers, C. E. and Xue, G.P. (2001). Deletion analysis of an endosperm-specific promoter isolated from oat. In: Combined Conference Abstracts: ComBio 2001. ComBio2001: A New Dimension, Canberra, ACT, Australia, (Pos-1-143-Pos-1-143). 1-4 October 2001.

  • Appel, M., de Wet, H., Vorwerk, S., Mansvelt, E. L., Gresshoff, P.M. and Bellstedt, D. U. (2001). Differential display technology: A powerful tool for the identification of putative defence response genes in a poorly characterized host-pathogen interaction. In: Cape Biotech 2001Proceedings. Cape Biotech 2001, Cape Town, S. A., (50-50). November, 5 - 6, 2001.

  • Gresshoff, P. M., Maguire, T. L., Anderson, D., Grimmond, S. M., Carroll, B. J., Searle, I. R., Ayanru, T.S., Lohar, D., Stiller, J. and Men, A. (2001). Functional genomic analysis of nodulation in legumes. In: G. Spangenberg, Molecular Breeding of Forage Crops: Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium, Molecular Breeding of Forage Crops. 2nd International Symposium, Molecular Breeding of Forage Crops, Lorne and Hamilton, Victoria, Australia, (). 19-24 November 2000.

  • Gresshoff, P.M., Lohar, D., Buzas, D. M., Smith, L., Hababunga, S., Men, A., Meksem, K., Jiang, Q., Lightfoot, D. and Stiller, J. (2001). Gene discovery and molecular physiology for nodule and root formation in Lotus japonicus. In: Molecular Genetics of Model Legumes: Impact for Legume Biology and Breeding. EuroConference - EU project, Golm, Germany, (51-51). 15 - 19 September, 2001.

  • Gresshoff, P.M., Men, A., Maguire, T. L., Lohar, D., Meksem, K., Lightfoot, D. and Stiller, J. (2001). Gene discovery for nodule and root formation using promoter-trapping in the model legume Lotus japonicus. In: Plant and Animal Genome IX Abstracts. The International Conference on the Status of Plant & Animal Genome Research, Town & Country Hotel, Sen Diego, U.S.A, (56-56). January 13-17, 2001.

  • Gresshoff, P.M. (2001). Gene manipulation of food - is DNA toxic?. In: Abstracts of the IXth International Congress of Toxicology. IXth International Congress of Toxicology, Brisbane, Australia, (2-2). 8-12 July, 2001.

  • Men, A., Searle, R., Laniya, T. S., Iturbe-Ormaetxe, I., Maguire, T. L., Jiang, Q., Stiller, J., Carroll, B. J. and Gresshoff, P.M. (2001). Genomics of biological nitrogen fixation (BNF). In: International Proteomics Conference (IPC 2001) - 2nd Pacific Rim Conference on Proteomics Proceedings. International Proteomics Conference (IPC 2001) - 2nd Pacific Rim Conference on Proteomics, Canberra, ACT, (Sym-06-05-Sym-06-05). 1-4 October, 2001.

  • Searle, I. R., Zhao, L., Men, A., Gresshoff, P.M. and Carroll, B. J. (2001). Instability of the soybean supernodulation phenotype associated with chromosomal rearrangement. In: Combined Conference Abstracts - ComBio 2001. International Proteomics Conference (IPC 2001) - 2nd Pacific Rim Conference on Proteomics, Canberra, ACT, (Pos-1-128-Pos-1-128). 1-4 October, 2001.

  • Etzler, M. E., Roberts, N., Wu, B., Kalsi, G., Stiller, J., Gresshoff, P.M., Hoyle, E. and Murphy, J. (2001). LNP, a nod factor-binding protein from legume roots, plays a role in the initation of the Rhizobium-Legume symbiosis. In: 13th International Congress on Nitrogen Fixation. 13th International Congress on Nitrogen Fixation, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, (26-26). 2-7 July, 2001.

  • Gresshoff, P. M. (2001). Molecular biology of the Rhizobium-legume symbiosis and manipulation of nitrogen fixation. In: G. Spangenberg, Molecular Breeding of Forage Crops: Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium, Molecular Breeding of Forage Crops. 2nd International Symposium, Molecular Breeding of Forage Crops, Lorne and Hamilton, Victoria, Australia, (). 19-24 November 2000.

  • Buzas, D. M., Lohar, D., Gresshoff, P.M. and Stiller, J. (2001). Molecular, cellular and phenotypic characterization of promoter-trapped lines of Lotus japonicus. In: Molecular Genetics of Model Legumes: Impact for Legume Biology and Breeding. EuroConference - EU project, Golm, Germany, (70-70). 15 - 19 September, 2001.

  • Lohar, D., Stiller, J., Hababunga, S., Dunlap, J., Stacey, G. and Gresshoff, P.M. (2001). The etr-1 gene encoding the ethylene receptor in Arabidopsis confers ethylene insensitivity and hypernodulation in transgenic Lotus japonicus. In: 10th International Congress on Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. 10th International Congress on Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, U.S.A, (493-493). July 10 - 14, 2001.

  • Vickers, C., Gresshoff, P. M. and Xue, G. (2000). Activity of seed storage proteins and barley and wheat. In: 15th Australiasian Biotechnology Conference. ABA 2000 Biotechnology: our passport to the next millenium, Brisbane, (60). 2-6 July, 2000.

  • Gresshoff, P. M., Men, A., Maguire, T. L., Grimmond, S. M., Lohar, D., Ayanru, T. S., Meksem, K., Lightfoot, D. T. and Stiller, J. (2000). An integrated functional genomics and genetics approach for the plant's function in symbiotic nodulation. In: Lotus japonicus Workshop. Lotus japonicus Workshop, Japan, (). 10-11 Nov, 2000.

  • Vickers, C., Gresshoff, P. M. and Xue, G. (2000). Analysis of Endosperm-specific promoters in cereal crops. In: Combined Conference Abstracts: 44th Annual ASBMB, 40th Annual ASPP, Annual NZSBMB, 22nd Annual NZSPP. Com Bio 2000, Wellington, NZ, (Poster2-101). 11-14 Dec, 2000.

  • Men, A., Ayanru, T. S., Searle, I. R., Maguire, T. L., Meksem, K., Lightfoot, T., Carroll, B. J. and Gresshoff, P. M. (2000). Cloning and functional analysis of soybean (Glycine max) symbiotic genes. In: Combined Conference Abstracts: 44th Annual ASBMB, 40th Annual ASPP, Annual NZSBMB, 22nd Annual NZSPP. Com Bio 2000, Wellington, NZ, (). 11-14 Dec, 2000.

  • Gresshoff, P. M., Men, A., Ayanru, T. S., Meksem, K., Lightfoot, D. T., Maguire, T. L. and Stiller, J. (2000). Functional genomic dissection of plant organ development. In: A focus on Genomics: 21st Annual Conference on the Organisation and Expression of the Genome. The Genome Conference 2000, Lorne, Victoria, Australia, (). 13-17 February 2000.

  • Anderssen, I. L., Gresshoff, P. M., Hussain, A. Z., Jiang, Q., Lohar, D., Men, A., Spencer, M., Stiller, J., Vasile, C. A. and Zahari, C. (2000). Functional genomics and genetic analysis of nodulation of soybean and Lotus japonicus. In: Proceedings of the 12th International Congression Nitrogen Fixation. 12th International Congression Nitrogen Fixation, Parana, Brazil, (). 12-17 Sept, 1999.

  • Gresshoff, P. M., Men, A., Stiller, J., Maguire, T. L., Grimmond, S. and Anderson, D. (2000). Functional genomics in plants. In: 15th Australiasian Biotechnology Conference. ABA 2000 Biotechnology: Our Passport to the Next Millenium, Brisbane, (). 2-6 July, 2000.

  • Gresshoff, P. M., Jiang, Q., Lightfoot, D. T., Meksem, K., Men, A. and Stiller, J. (2000). Genomics of the model legume Lotus japonicus: Tools for cloning plant nodulation genes. In: Combined Conference Abstracts: 44th Annual ASBMB, 40th Annual ASPP, Annual NZSBMB, 22nd Annual NZSPP. Com Bio 2000, Wellington, NZ, (). 11-14 Dec, 2000.

  • Gresshoff, P. M., Men, A., Maguire, T. L., Grimmond, S. M., Lohar, D., Ayanru, T. S., Meksem, K., Lightfoot, D.T. and Stiller, J. (2000). Isolation of nodule and root genes using promoter-trapping in Lotus japonicus. In: Lotus japonicus Workshop. Lotus japonicus Workshop, Japan, (). 10-11 Nov, 2000.

  • Gresshoff, P. M., Lohar, D., Zaharia, C., Radutoiu, S., Petrisor, I. and Stiller, J. (2000). Lateral root and early nodule genes trapped by promoterless gus in Lotus japonicus. In: European Conference on Molecular Genetics of Model Legumes. European conference on Molecular Genetics of Model Legume, Norwich, UK, (). 24-28 June 2000.

  • Gresshoff, P. M., Jiang, Q., Lohar, D., Men, A. and Stiller, J. (2000). Molecular Physiology and Genomics of Lotus Japonicus. In: 17th North American Conference on Symbiotic Nitrogen Fixation. 17th North American Conference on Symbiotic Nitrogen Fixation, Quebec, Canada, (). 23-28 July, 2000.

  • Vickers, C., Gresshoff, P. M. and Xue, G. (2000). Promoting agro-revolution in the cereal world. In: 15th Australasian Biotechnology Conference. ABA 2000 Biotechnology: Our Passport to the Next Millenium, Brisbane, (60). 2-6 July, 2000.

  • Chapman, A., Pantalone, V. R., Landau-Ellis, D., Allen, F. L., Gresshoff, P. M. and Trigiano, R. N. (2000). Quantitative trait loci in an Essex x Williams soybean population. In: Proceedings of the American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and Soil Science of America Conference. American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and Soil Science of America Conference, Minnapolis, MN USA, (). Nov 5-9 2000.

  • Petrisor, I. G., Lohar, D., Gresshoff, P.M. and Stiller, J. (2000). The influence of plant hormones, light and inoculation on gene expression of the Cheetah promoter of Lotus japonicus. In: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Congress. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Congress, Bucharest, Romania, (). Sept, 2000.

  • Gresshoff, P. M. (1999). Funtional genomics and genetic analysis of nodulation of soybean and Lotus japonicus. In: 12th International Congress on Nitrogen Fixation. 12th International Congress on Nitrogen Fixation, Buenos Aires, (21-22). 12 - 17 Sept, 99.

  • Searle, I. R., Southerton, S. G., Gresshoff, P. M. and Carroll, B. J. (1999). Identification of AFLP and SSR markers linked closely to nodulation genes in Soybean. In: Plant and Animal Genome Conference VII. Plant and Animal Conference VII, Town and Country Hotel, San Diego, California, (97). 17-21 January, 1999.

  • Gresshoff, P. M. (1999). Nodulation genes in soybean and Lotus Japonicus. In: "ComBio 99" - Combined Conference. Australian Society for Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Aust'n and New Zealand Society for Cell & Developmental Biology, & Aust'n Soc of Plant Physiologists. 43rd Annual ASBMB, 18th Annual ANZSCDB & 39th Annual ASPP, Gold Coast, Qld, (Plenary 7). 27 - 30 Sept, 99.

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Joint Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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Completed Supervision