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Researcher: Wu, H (Mr Honghong Wu)

Fields of Research

Plant physiology
Crop and pasture improvement (incl. selection and breeding)
Agro-ecosystem function and prediction
Plant pathology
Crop and pasture nutrition

Research Objectives

Industrial crops
Other plant production and plant primary products
Expanding knowledge in the biological sciences
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Ability of leaf mesophyll to retain potassium correlates with salinity tolerance in wheat and barley; Physiologia Plantarum
Al3+-promoted fluoride accumulation in tea plants (Camellia sinensis) was inhibited by an anion channel inhibitor DIDS; Journal of The Science of Food and Agriculture
Anion channel inhibitor NPPB-inhibited fluoride accumulation in tea plant (Camellia sinensis) is related to the regulation of Ca2+, CaM and depolarization of plasma membrane potential; International Journal of Molecular Sciences
Ca2+ and CaM are involved in Al3+ pretreatment-promoted fluoride accumulation in tea plants (Camellia sinesis L.); Plant Physiology and Biochemistry
Cell-type-specific H+-ATPase activity in root tissues enables K+ retention and mediates acclimation of barley (Hordeum vulgare) to salinity stress; Plant Physiology
Chloroplast-generated ROS dominate NaCl-induced K+ efflux in wheat leaf mesophyll; Plant Signalling and Behavior
Developing and validating a high-throughput assay for salinity tissue tolerance in wheat and barley; Planta
Durum and bread wheat differ in their ability to retain potassium and leaf mesophyll: implications for salinity stress tolerance; Plant and Cell Physiology
It is not all about sodium: revealing tissue specificity and signalling roles of potassium in plant responses to salt stress; Plant and Soil
K+ retention in leaf mesophyll, an overlooked component of salinity tolerance mechanism: a case study for barley; Journal of Integrative Plant Biology
Linking salinity stress tolerance with tissue-specific Na+ sequestration in wheat roots; Frontiers in Plant Science
MIFE technique-based screening for mesophyll K+ retention for crop breeding for salinity tolerance; Bio-protocol
Na+ extrusion from the cytosol and tissue-specific Na+ sequestration in roots confer differential salt stress tolerance between durum and bread wheat; Journal of Experimental Botany
Plant salt tolerance and Na+ sensing and transport; Crop Journal
Quantifying contribution of SOS1 and GORK plasma membrane transporters towards salinity tolerance in barley by the MIFE technology; The 16th Australian Barley Technical Symposium
Root vacuolar Na+ sequestration but not exclusion from uptake correlates with barley salt tolerance; The Plant Journal
Salt stress sensing and early signalling events in plant roots: current knowledge and hypothesis; Plant Science

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision