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New atlas of the British and Irish flora. An atlas of the vascular plants of Britain, Ireland, the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands.
Gene amplification confers glyphosate resistance in Amaranthus palmeri
- T. Gaines, Wenli Zhang, +15 authors Philip Westra
- Biology, Medicine
- Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
- 14 December 2009
The herbicide glyphosate became widely used in the United States and other parts of the world after the commercialization of glyphosate-resistant crops. These crops have constitutive overexpression… Expand
Comparative Losses of British Butterflies, Birds, and Plants and the Global Extinction Crisis
There is growing concern about increased population, regional, and global extinctions of species. A key question is whether extinction rates for one group of organisms are representative of other… Expand
Evolved resistance to glyphosate in rigid ryegrass (Lolium rigidum) in Australia.
Following 15 yr of successful use, glyphosate failed to control a population of the widespread grass weed rigid ryegrass in Australia. This population proved to be resistant to glyphosate in pot… Expand
PLANTATT - attributes of British and Irish plants: status, size, life history, geography and habitats
BRYOATT: attributes of British and Irish mosses, liverworts and hornworts
Pollen-Mediated Movement of Herbicide Resistance Between Commercial Canola Fields
There is considerable public and scientific debate for and against genetically modified (GM) crops. One of the first GM crops,Brassica napus (oilseed rape or canola) is now widely grown in North… Expand
Understanding citizen science and environmental monitoring: final report on behalf of UK Environmental Observation Framework
Citizen science can broadly be defined as the involvement of volunteers in science. Over the past decade there has been a rapid increase in the number of citizen science initiatives. The breadth of… Expand
Evolved Glyphosate Resistance in Plants: Biochemical and Genetic Basis of Resistance1
Resistance to the herbicide glyphosate is currently known in at least eight weed species from many countries. Some populations of goosegrass from Malaysia, rigid ryegrass from Australia, and Italian… Expand