Selected Publications 2008-2012

Jing R., Ambrose M.A., Knox M.R., Smykal P., Hybl M., Ramos A., Caminero C., Burstin J., Duc G., van Soest L.J.M., Swiecicki W.K., Pereira M.G., Vishnyakova M., Davenport G.F., Flavell A.J., Ellis, T.H.N. (2012) Genetic Diversity in European Pisum Germplasm Collections. TAG. 125: 367-380.

Moreau, C., Ambrose, MJ, Turner, L., Hill, L., Ellis, THN and Hofer, JMI (2012) The b gene of pea (Pisum sativum L.) encodes a defective flavonoid 3’ 5’ hydroxylase and confers pink flower colour. Plant Physiology 159: 759-768.

Zhuang, L., Ambrose, M., Rameau, C., Weng, L., Yang, J., Hu, X., Luo, D. and Li, X. (2012)
LATHYROIDES, encoding a WUSCHEL-related homeobox1 transcriptional factor, controls organ lateral growth and regulates tendril and dorsal petal identities in garden pea (Pisum sativum L.). Molecular Plant. doi: 10.1093/mp/sss067.

Ambrose, MJ. (2012) Modern Landrace Crops: The De Novo Synthesis of New Crop Landraces. In: Agrobiodiversity Conservation: Securing the Diversity of Crop Wild Relatives and Landraces. (Eds N. Maxted et al.) CABI Int. Wallingford. Chpt. 39 pp311-314.

C.J. Coyne, R.J. McGee, R.J. Redden, M.J. Ambrose, B.J. Furman, C.A. Miles. (2011). Chapter 8. Genetic Adjustment to Changing Climates: Pea. In: S.S. Yadav, B. Redden, J.L. Hatfield, H. Lotze-Campen, Editors. Crop Adaptation to Climate Change. Wiley-Blackwell,  Ames, IA.

Upadhyaya, HD., Dwivedi, SL., Ambrose, M., Ellis, N., Berger, J., Smýkal, P., Debouck, D., Duc, G., Dumet, D., Flavell, A., Sharma, S.K. N. Mallikarjuna, N. and Gowda, CLL (2011) Legume genetic resources: management, diversity assessment, and utilization in crop improvement. EUPHYTICA, DOI 10.1007/s10681-011-0449-3.

Suso, MJ., Vishnyakova, M., Ramos, A, G. Duc, D., Ambrose, M. (2011) An international survey on State of the art of Grain Legume Management in Gene Banks. J. Agricultural Science and Technology (in press).

Mikic, A, Mihailovic, V., Cupina, B., Kosev, V., Warketin, T., McPhee, K., Ambrose, M., Hofer, J. and Ellis, N. (2011) Genetic Background and agronomic Value of Leaf Types in Pea (Pisum sativum). Field Veg. Crop Res. 48: 275-284.

Griffiths S., Simmonds J., Leverington M., Wang Y., Fish L., Sayers L., Alibert L., Orford S., Wingen L., Snape J. (2011) Meta-QTL analysis of the genetic control of crop height in elite European winter wheat germplasm. Molecular Breeding , 29-1, pages 159-171

Ayeh, KO, Lee, Y, Ambrose, M, Hvoslef-Eide, K. (2011) Growth, seed development and genetic análisis in wild type and Def mutant of Pisum sativum L.. BMC Research Notes 4: 489.

Kosterin, OE, Zaytseva, OO, Vera S, Bogdanova VS, Ambrose, MJ (2010) New data on three molecular markers from different cellular genomes in Mediterranean accessions reveal new insights into phylogeography of Pisum sativum L. subsp. elatius (Bieb.) Schmalh. GRACE 57: 733-739

Li X, Zhuang LL, Ambrose M, Rameau C, Hu XH, Yang J, Luo D (2010) Genetic Analysis of ele Mutants and Comparative Mapping of ele1 Locus in the Control of Organ Internal Asymmetry in Garden Pea. J. Integrative Plant Biology 52(6), 528-535.

Li X, He S, Zhuang LL, Sato S, Tabata S, Ambrose M, Rameau C, Hu X, Yang J, Luo D (2010) Genetic analysis and comparative mapping of BIO and ELE2 loci in Lotus japonicus and pea. Genomics and Applied. Biology 29, 18.

Jing R, Vershinin A, Grzebyta J, Shaw P, Smýkal P, Marshall D, Ambrose MJ , Ellis THN, Flavell AJ (2010) The genetic diversity and evolution of field pea (Pisum) studied by high throughput retrotransposon based insertion polymorphism (RBIP) marker analysis. BMC Evolutionary Biology 10:44doi:10.1186/1471-2148-10-44.

Ambrose, Michael J (2010) Seed Banks and Gene Banks. In: ENCYCLOPEDIA OF LIFE SCIENCES 2010, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd: Chichester [DOI:10.1002/9780470015902.a0002025.pub2].

Akopian, J. Sarukhanyan, N. Gabrielyan, I. Vanyan, A. Mikic, A. Smýkal, P. Kenicer, G. Vishnyakova, M. Sinjushin, A. Demidenko, N. and Ambrose, M. (2010). Reports on establishing an ex situ site for ‘beautiful’ vavilovia (Vavilovia formosa) in Armenia, GRACE 57: 1127-1134. [DOI 10.1007/s10722-010-9606-0].

Hofer J., Turner L., Moreau C., Ambrose M., Isaac P., Butcher S., Weller J., Dupin A., Dalmais M., Le Signor C., Bendahmane A., Ellis N. (2009). Tendril-less regulates tendril formation in pea leaves The Plant Cell 21: 420-428.

YeonKyeong Lee, Kwadwo Owusu Ayeh, Mike Ambrose and Anne Kathrine Hvoslef-Eide (2009). Characterization and structural analysis of wild type and a non-abscission mutant at the DEVELOPMENT FUNICULUS (Def) locus in Pisum sativum L. BMC Plant Biology,9:76

Scholten, M., Green, N., Campbell, G., Maxted, N., Ford-Llyd, B., Ambrose, M. and Spoor, B. (2009). Landrace Inventory of the UK. In: European Landraces: On-farm conservation, management and use. Eds: Vetelainen M, Negri V and Maxted N. Publ. Bioveristy Techn. Bull. No.15. pp 161-170.

Ambrose, M. and Letch, S. (2009) Thatching with long-straw wheat in relation to on-farm conservation in England. In: European Landraces: On-farm conservation, management and use. Eds: Vetelainen M, Negri V and Maxted N. Publ. Bioveristy Techn. Bull. No.15. pp 197-202.

Ambrose MJ (2009) The Filiformis (Fil) locus is found to be allelic to reductus (Red1). Pisum Genetics 41:13-14.

Ambrose MJ (2009) Screening for field resistance to Powdery Mildew (Erysiphe polygoni D.C.) in the JI Pisum Collection. Pisum Genetics 41: 40-43

Mikić A, Smýkal P,Kenicer G, Vishnyakova M, Akopian J, Sarukhanyan N., Gabrielyan I, Vanyan A, Toker, A, Cupina, B., Ambrose M, Mihailović V, Ellis N (2009) A revival of the research on beautiful vavilovia (Vavilovia formosa syn. Pisum formosum). Pisum Genetics 41: 34-39

Ambrose, M. (2008). Garden Pea, p. 3-26. In: J. Prohens, and F. Nuez (eds.). Vegetables II: Fabaceae, Liliaceae, Umbelliferae, and Solanaceae. Springer, New York.

Zheng Wang, Yonghai Luo, Xin Li, Liping Wang, Shilei Xu, Jun Yang, Lin Weng, Shusei Sato,Satoshi Tabata, Mike Ambrose, Catherine Rameau, Xianzhong Feng, Xiaohe Hu, and Da Luo. (2008). Genetic control of floral zygomorphy in pea (Pisum sativum L.). PNAS, 105: 10414-10419.

Charlton A. J., Donarski J. A., Harrison M., Jones S. A., Godward J., Oehlschlager S., Arques J. L., Ambrose M., Chinoy C., Mullineaux P. M., Domoney C. (2008). Responses of the pea (Pisum Sativum L.) leaf metabolome to drought stress assessed by nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy.Metabolomics 4:312-327.

Ambrose, M.J. and Ellis, T.H.N. (2008). Ballistic seed dispersal and associated seed shadow in wild Pisum germplasm. Pisum Genetics 40: 5-10.

Xin, L., Rameau, C., Luo, D. Ambrose, M. (2008) Floral mutants: Allele designation at the Lst and K loci and the mapping of syp1. Pisum Genetics 40: 19-20.

Ambrose, M.J. (2008) European Pisum central crop database (EPDB). Pisum Genetics 40: 21-26.

Ambrose, M.J. and Coyne, C.J. (2008). Formal collaboration between John Innes Pisum Collection and USDA-ARS Collection over Pisum genetic stocks. Pisum Genetics 40: 27.