John Howieson  from Murdoch University in Perth Australia.
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    Professor John Howieson
    PhD MSc BSc (agric)

    Research Director Crops and Plant Sciences

    Publications

    Chapters

    • Yates, R., Abaidoo, R., Howieson, J., (2016),Field experiments with rhizobia,In: Working with rhizobia, Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), pages 145 to 166.
    • Hungria, M., O'Hara, G., Zilli, J., Deaker, R., Howieson, J., (2016),Isolation and growth of rhizobia,In: Working with rhizobia, Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), pages 39 to 60.
    • O'Hara, G., Hungria, M., Woomer, P., Howieson, J., (2016),Counting rhizobia,In: Working with rhizobia, Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), pages 109 to 124.
    • Yates, R., Howieson, J., Hungria, M., Bala, A., O'Hara, G., Terpolilli, J., (2016),Authentication of rhizobia and assessment of the legume symbiosis in controlled plant growth systems,In: Working with rhizobia, Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), pages 73 to 108.
    • Howieson, J., Yates, R., Bala, A., Hungria, M., (2016),Collecting nodules for isolation of rhizobia,In: Working with rhizobia, Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), pages 25 to 37.
    • Hungria, M., Ardley, J., O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., (2016),Preservation of rhizobia,In: Working with rhizobia, Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), pages 61 to 72.
    • Howieson, J., Yates, R., Foster, K., Real, D., Besier, R., (2008),Prospects For The Future Use Of Legumes,In: Nitrogen-Fixing Leguminous Symbioses, Springer, pages 363 to 394.
    • Fox, S., O'Hara, G., Brau, L., Howieson, J., Reeve, W., (2008),Enhanced early nodulation of Medicago truncatula co-inoculated with Sinorhizobium medicae and Achromobacter xylosoxidans,In: Biological Nitrogen Fixation: Towards Poverty Alleviation Through Sustainable Agriculture, Springer, pages 61 to 62.
    • Ardley, J., Yates, R., Nandasena, K., Reeve, W., Brau, L., O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., Law, I., (2008),New look at old root-nodule bacteria: Molecular Techniques uncover novel isolates,In: Biological Nitrogen Fixation: Towards Poverty Alleviation Through Sustainable Agriculture, Springer, pages 283 to 284.
    • O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., Yates, R., Real Ferreiro, D., Revell, C., (2008),BNF applications for poverty alleviation,In: Biological Nitrogen Fixation: Towards Poverty Alleviation Through Sustainable Agriculture, Springer, pages 25 to 26.
    • Nandasena, K., O'Hara, G., Tiwari, R., Howieson, J., (2008),Gene transfer in the environment promotes the rapid evolution of a diversity of suboptimal and competitive Rhizobia for Biserrula pelecinus L.,In: Biological Nitrogen Fixation: Towards Poverty Alleviation Through Sustainable Agriculture, Springer, pages 63 to 64.
    • SLATTERY, J., Siddique, K., Howieson, J., (2004),Cool-Season Grain Legumes Production and Rhizobial Interactions in Australian Dryland Agriculture,In: Challenges and Strategies of Dryland Agriculture, Crop Science of America, pages 229 to 242.
    • Yates, R., Mattia, d., O'Hara, G., Real, D., Howieson, J., (2003),The Role of Rhizobium Leguminosarum Biovar Trifoli in Extending (or Restricting) the Adaptation of Annual and Perennial Trifolium Species in Natural and managed Ecosystems,In: New perennial Legumes for Sustainable Agriculture, UWA Publishing, pages 116 to 130.
    • O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., Graham, P., (2002),Nitrogen fixation and agricultural practice,In: Nitrogen Fixation at the Millenium, Elsevier Science B.V., pages 391 to 420.

    Journals

    • Mwenda, G., O'Hara, G., De Meyer, S., Howieson, J., Terpolilli, J., (2018), Genetic diversity and symbiotic effectiveness of Phaseolus vulgaris-nodulating rhizobia in Kenya, Systematic and Applied Microbiology, 41, 4, pages 291 - 299.
    • Ruthrof, K., Fontaine, J., Hopkins, A., McHenry, M., O'Hara, G., McComb, J., Hardy, G., Howieson, J., (2018), Potassium amendment increases biomass and reduces heavy metal concentrations in Lablab purpureus after phosphate mining, Land Degradation & Development, 29, 3, pages 398 - 407.
    • De Meyer, S., Ruthrof, K., Edwards, T., Hopkins, A., Hardy, G., O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., (2018), Diversity of endemicrhizobia on Christmas Island:I mplications for agriculture following phosphate mining, Systematic and Applied Microbiology, 41, , pages 641 - 649.
    • Ruthrof, K., Steel, E., Misra, S., McComb, J., O'Hara, G., Hardy, G., Howieson, J., (2018), Transitioning from phosphate mining to agriculture: Responses to urea and slow release fertilizers for Sorghum bicolor, Science of the Total Environment, 625, , pages 1 - 7.
    • Howieson, J., Calmy, H., Ballard, N., Skinner, P., O'Hara, G., Skinner, L., Ruthrof, K., Hardy, G., (2017), Bread from stones: post-mining land use change from phosphate mining to farmland, The Extractive Industries and Society, 4, 2, pages 290 - 299.
    • Haskett, T., Wang, P., Ramsay, J., O'Hara, G., Reeve, W., Howieson, J., Terpolilli, J., (2016), COMPLETE GENOME SEQUENCE OF MESORHIZOBIUM CICERI STRAIN CC1192 AN EFFICIENT NITROGEN FIXING MICROSYMBIONT OF CICER ARIETINUM, Genome Announcements, 4, 3, pages -.
    • Ardley, J., Tian, R., O'Hara, G., Seshadri, R., Reddy, T., Pati, A., Woyke, T., Markowitz, V., Ivanova, N., Kyrpides, N., Howieson, J., Reeve, W., (2016), High-quality permanent draft genome sequence of Ensifer medicae strain WSM244, a microsymbiont isolated from Medicago polymorpha growing in alkaline soil, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 10, 126, pages 1 - 8.
    • De Meyer, S., Briscoe, L., Martinez-Hidalgo, P., Agapakis, C., de-los Santos, P., Seshadri, R., Reeve, W., Weinstock, G., O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., Hirsch, A., (2016), Symbiotic burkholderia species show diverse arrangements of nif/fix and nod genes and lack typical High-Affinity cytochrome cbb3 Oxidase genes, Molecular Plant - Microbe Interactions, 29, 8, pages 609 - 619.
    • Haskett, T., Wang, P., Ramsay, J., O'Hara, G., Reeve, W., Howieson, J., Terpolilli, J., (2016), COMPLETE GENOME SEQUENCE OF MESORHIZOBIUM CICERI BV BISERRULAE STRAIN WSM1284 AN EFFICIENT NITROGEN FIXING MICROSYMBIONT OF THE PASTURE LEGUME BISERRULA PELECINUS, Genome Announcements, 4, 3, pages -.
    • De Meyer, S., Parker, M., Van Berkum, P., Tian, R., Seshadri, R., Reddy, T., Markowitz, V., Ivanova, N., Pati, A., Woyke, T., Kyrpides, N., Howieson, J., Reeve, W., (2016), High-quality permanent draft genome sequence of the Mimosa asperata - nodulating Cupriavidus sp strain AMP6, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 10, 1, pages DOI: 10.1186/s40793-015-0074-1 -.
    • De Meyer, S., Tian, R., Seshadri, R., Ivanova, N., Pati, A., Markowitz, V., Woyke, T., Yates, R., Howieson, J., Kyrpides, N., Reeve, W., (2016), High-quality permanent draft genome sequence of the Lebeckia - nodulating Burkholderia dilworthii strain WSM3556(T), Standards in Genomic Sciences, 10, doi: 10.1186/s40793-015-0048-3, pages -.
    • De Meyer, S., Tian, R., Seshadri, R., Reddy, T., Markowitz, V., Ivanova, N., Pati, A., Woyke, T., Kyrpides, N., Yates, R., Howieson, J., Reeve, W., (2016), High-quality permanent draft genome sequence of the Lebeckia ambigua-nodulating Burkholderia sp strain WSM4176, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 10, 1, pages DOI: 10.1186/s40793-015-0072-3 -.
    • Haskett, T., Wang, P., Reeve, W., Howieson, J., Terpolilli, J., Ramsay, J., O'Hara, G., (2016), Complete genome of Mesorhizobium ciceri Strain CC1192, an efficient nitrogen-fixing microsymbiont of Cicer arietinum (PLEASE UPLOAD FINAL PUBLISHED ARTICLE WHEN AVAIL TQ & COMPLETE ENTRY request email sent by TR), Genome Announcements, 4, 3, pages -.
    • De Meyer, S., Fabiano, E., Tian, R., Berkum, P., Seshadri, R., Markowitz, V., Ivanova, N., Pati, A., Woyke, T., Howieson, J., Kyrpides, N., Reeve, W., (2015), High-quality permanent draft genome sequence of the Parapiptadenia rigida-nodulating Cupriavidus sp strain UYPR2.512, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 10, 0, pages 0 - 0.
    • Tiwari, R., Howieson, J., Yates, R., Tian, R., Held, B., Tapia, R., Han, C., Seshadri, R., Reddy, T., Huntemann, M., Pati, A., Woyke, T., Markowitz, V., Ivanova, N., Kyrpides, N., Reeve, W., (2015), Genome sequence of Bradyrhizobium sp WSM1253; a microsymbiont of Ornithopus compressus from the Greek Island of Sifnos, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 10, 113, pages 1 - 8.
    • Eshraghi, L., De Meyer, S., Tian, R., Seshadri, R., Ivanova, N., Pati, A., Markowitz, V., Woyke, T., Kyrpides, N., Tiwari, R., Yates, R., Howieson, J., Reeve, W., (2015), High-quality permanent draft genome sequence of Bradyrhizobium sp strain WSM1743-an effective microsymbiont of an Indigofera sp growing in Australia, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 10, 87, pages 1 - 8.
    • Ziegler, D., Pothier, J., Ardley, J., Fossou, R., Pfluger, V., De Meyer, S., Vogel, G., Tonolla, M., Howieson, J., Reeve, W., Perret, X., (2015), Ribosomal protein biomarkers provide root nodule bacterial identification by MALDI-TOF MS, Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 99, 13, pages 5547 - 5562.
    • Yates, R., Howieson, J., De Meyer, S., Tian, R., Seshadri, R., Pati, A., Woyke, T., Markowitz, V., Ivanova, N., Kyrpides, N., Loi, A., Nutt, B., Garau, G., Sulas, L., Reeve, W., (2015), High-quality permanent draft genome sequence of Rhizobium sullae strain WSM1592; a Hedysarum coronarium microsymbiont from Sassari, Italy, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 10, 7, pages 1 - 6.
    • Sheu, S., Chen, M., Liu, W., Andrews, M., James, E., Ardley, J., De Meyer, S., James, T., Howieson, J., Coutinho, B., Chen, W., (2015), Burkholderia dipogonis sp nov., isolated from root nodules of Dipogon lignosus in New Zealand and Western Australia, International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 65, 0, pages 4716 - 4723.
    • De Meyer, S., Fabiano, E., Tian, R., Van Berkum, P., Seshadri, R., Reddy, T., Markowitz, V., Ivanova, N., Pati, A., Woyke, T., Howieson, J., Kyrpides, N., Reeve, W., (2015), High-quality permanent draft genome sequence of the Parapiptadenia rigida-nodulating Burkholderia sp strain UYPR1.413, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 10, 1, pages 1 - 8.
    • Terpolilli, J., Tian, R., Yates, R., Howieson, J., Reeve, W., Poole, P., Munk, C., Tapia, R., Han, C., Markowitz, V., Tatiparthi, R., Mavrommatis, K., Ivanova, N., Pati, A., Goodwin, L., Woyke, T., Kyrpides, N., (2014), Genome sequence of Rhizobium leguminosarum bv trifolii strain WSM1689, the microsymbiont of the one flowered clover Trifolium uniflorum, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 9, 3, pages 527 - 539.
    • Ardley, J., Tian, R., Howieson, J., Yates, R., Brau, L., Han, J., Lobos, E., Huntemann, M., Chen, A., Mavrommatis, K., Ivanova, N., Pati, A., Goodwin, L., Woyke, T., Kyrpides, N., Reeve, W., (2014), Genome sequence of the dark pink pigmented Listia bainesii microsymbiont Methylobacterium sp WSM2598, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 9, 1, pages 0 - 0.
    • Reeve, W., Ardley, J., Tian, R., De Meyer, S., Terpolilli, J., Melino, V., Tiwari, R., Yates, R., O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., Ninawi, M., Zhang, X., Bruce, D., Detter, C., Tapia, R., Han, C., Wei, C., Huntemann, M., Han, J., Chen, I., Mavromatis, K., Markowitz, V., Szeto, E., Ivanova, N., Pagani, I., Pati, A., Goodwin, L., Woyke, T., Kyrpides, N., (2014), Genome sequence of the Listia angolensis microsymbiont Microvirga lotononidis strain WSM3557(T), Standards in Genomic Sciences, 9, 3, pages 540 - 550.
    • De Meyer, S., Cnockaert, M., Ardley, J., van Wyk, B., Vandamme, P., Howieson, J., (2014), Burkholderia dilworthii sp nov., isolated from Lebeckia ambigua root nodules, International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 64, 0, pages 1090 - 1095.
    • Garau, G., Terpolilli, J., Hill, Y., Tian, R., Howieson, J., Brau, L., Goodwin, L., Han, C., Reddy, T., Huntemann, M., Pati, A., Woyke, T., Mavrommatis, K., Markowitz, V., Ivanova, N., Kyrpides, N., Reeve, W., (2014), Genome sequence of Ensifer medicae Di28; an effective N-2-fixing microsymbiont of Medicago murex and M-polymorpha, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 9, 1, pages 0 - 0.
    • Gerding, M., O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., Brau, L., (2014), Overcoming non-selective nodulation of Lessertia by soil-borne rhizobium in the presence of inoculant mesorhizobium, Plant and Soil: international journal on plant-soil relationships, 380, 42767, pages 117 - 132.
    • Reeve, W., Melino, V., Ardley, J., Tian, R., De Meyer, S., Terpolilli, J., Tiwari, R., Yates, R., O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., Ninawi, M., Held, B., Bruce, D., Detter, C., Tapia, R., Han, C., Wei, C., Huntemann, M., Han, J., Chen, I., Mavromatis, K., Markowitz, V., Szeto, E., Ivanova, N., Mikhailova, N., Pagani, I., Pati, A., Goodwin, L., Woyke, T., Kyrpides, N., (2013), Genome sequence of the Trifolium rueppellianum - nodulating Rhizobium leguminosarum bv. trifolii strain WSM2012, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 9, 2, pages 283 - 293.
    • Reeve, W., Terpolilli, J., Melino, V., Ardley, J., Tian, R., De Meyer, S., Tiwari, R., Yates, R., O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., Ninawi, M., Held, B., Bruce, D., Detter, C., Tapia, R., Han, C., Wei, C., Huntemann, M., Han, J., Chen, I., Mavromatis, K., Markowitz, V., Ivanova, N., Ovchinnikova, G., Pagani, I., Pati, A., Goodwin, L., Woyke, T., Kyrpides, N., (2013), Genome sequence of the South American clover-nodulating Rhizobium leguminosarum bv. trifolii strain WSM597, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 9, 2, pages 264 - 272.
    • Reeve, W., De Meyer, S., Terpolilli, J., Melino, V., Ardley, J., Tian, R., Tiwari, R., Howieson, J., Yates, R., O'Hara, G., Ninawi, M., Lu, M., Bruce, D., Detter, C., Tapia, R., Han, C., Wei, C., Huntemann, M., Han, J., Chen, I., Mavromatis, K., Markowitz, V., Ivanova, N., Pagani, I., Pati, A., Goodwin, L., Woyke, T., Kyrpides, N., (2013), Genome sequence of the Ornithopus/Lupinus-nodulating Bradyrhizobium sp. strain WSM471, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 9, 2, pages 254 - 263.
    • Reeve, W., Terpolilli, J., Melino, V., Ardley, J., Tian, R., De Meyer, S., Tiwari, R., Yates, R., O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., Ninawi, M., Teshima, H., Bruce, D., Detter, C., Tapia, R., Han, C., Wei, C., Huntemann, M., Han, J., Chen, I., Mavrommatis, K., Markowitz, V., Ivanova, N., Ovchinnikova, G., Pagani, I., Pati, A., Goodwin, L., Peters, L., Woyke, T., Kyrpides, N., (2013), Genome sequence of the lupin-nodulating Bradyrhizobium sp. strain WSM1417, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 9, 2, pages 273 - 282.
    • Reeve, W., Nandasena, K., Yates, S., Tiwari, H., O'Hara, G., Ninawi, M., Gu, W., Goodwin, L., Detter, C., Tapia, R., Han, S., Copeland, A., Liolios, K., Chen, A., Markowitz, V., Pati, A., Mavromatis, K., Woyke, T., Kyrpides, N., Ivanova, N., Howieson, J., (2013), Complete genome sequence of Mesorhizobium australicum type strain (WSM2073(T)), Standards in Genomic Sciences, 9, 2, pages 410 - 419.
    • De Meyer, S., Cnockaert, M., Ardley, J., Trengove, R., Garau, G., Howieson, J., Vandamme, P., (2013), Burkholderia rhynchosiae sp nov., isolated from Rhynchosia ferulifolia root nodules, International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 63, , pages 3944 - 3949.
    • Nandasena, K., Yates, R., Tiwari, R., O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., Ninawi, M., Chertkov, O., Detter, C., Tapia, R., Han, S., Woyke, T., Pitluck, S., Nolan, M., Land, M., Liolios, K., Pati, A., Copeland, A., Kyrpides, N., Ivanova, N., Goodwin, L., Meenakshi, U., Reeve, W., (2013), Complete genome sequence of Mesorhizobium ciceri bv. biserrulae type strain (WSM1271(T)), Standards in Genomic Sciences, 9, , pages 462 - 472.
    • Reeve, W., Nandasena, K., Yates, R., Tiwari, R., O'Hara, G., Ninawi, M., Gu, W., Goodwin, L., Detter, C., Tapia, R., Han, C., Copeland, A., Liolios, K., Chen, A., Markowitz, V., Pati, A., Mavromatis, K., Woyke, T., Kyrpides, N., Ivanova, N., Howieson, J., (2013), Complete genome sequence of Mesorhizobium australicum type strain (WSM2073T), Standards in Genomic Sciences, 9, , pages 410 - 419.
    • Reeve, W., Nandasena, K., Yates, R., Tiwari, R., O'Hara, G., Ninawi, M., Chertkov, O., Goodwin, L., Bruce, D., Detter, C., Tapia, R., Han, S., Woyke, T., Pitluck, S., Nolan, M., Land, M., Copeland, A., Liolios, K., Pati, A., Mavromatis, K., Markowitz, V., Kyrpides, N., Ivanova, N., Goodwin, L., Meenakshi, U., Howieson, J., (2013), Complete genome sequence of Mesorhizobium opportunistum type strain WSM2075(T), Standards in Genomic Sciences, 9, 2, pages 294 - 303.
    • Howieson, J., De Meyer, S., Vivas Marfisi, A., Ratnayake, S., Ardley, J., Yates, R., (2013), Novel Burkholderia bacteria isolated from Lebeckia ambigua - a perennial suffrutescent legume of the fynbos, Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 60, , pages 55 - 64.
    • De Meyer, S., Cnockaert, M., Ardley, J., Maker, G., Yates, R., Howieson, J., Vandamme, P., (2013), Burkholderia sprentiae sp nov., isolated from Lebeckia ambigua root nodules, International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 63, 0, pages 3950 - 3957.
    • Reeve, W., De Meyer, S., Terpolilli, J., Melino, V., Ardley, J., Tian, R., Tiwari, R., Howieson, J., Yates, R., O'Hara, G., Lu, M., Bruce, D., Detter, C., Tapia, R., Han, C., Wei, C., Huntemann, M., Han, J., Chen, I., Mavromatis, K., Markowitz, V., Szeto, E., Ivanova, N., Mikhailova, N., Ovchinnikova, G., Pagani, I., Pati, A., Goodwin, L., Peters, L., Pitluck, S., Woyke, T., Kyrpides, N., (2013), Genome sequence of the Lebeckia ambigua-nodulating "Burkholderia sprentiae" strain WSM5005, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 9, 2, pages 385 - 394.
    • Yang, H., Tao, Y., Zheng, Z., Zhang, Q., Zhou, G., Sweetingham, M., Howieson, J., Li, C., (2013), Draft Genome Sequence, and a Sequence-Defined Genetic Linkage Map of the Legume Crop Species Lupinus angustifolius L., PLoS One, 8, 5, pages 1 - 10.
    • Gerding, M., Howieson, J., O'Hara, G., Real, D., Brau, L., (2013), Establishment and survival of the South African legume Lessertia spp. and rhizobia in Western Australian agricultural systems, Plant and Soil: international journal on plant-soil relationships, 370, 42767, pages 235 - 249.
    • Ardley, J., Reeve, W., O'Hara, G., Yates, R., Dilworth, M., Howieson, J., (2013), Nodule morphology, symbiotic specificity and association with unusual rhizobia are distinguishing features of the genus Listia within the southern African crotalarioid clade Lotononis s.l., Annals of Botany, 112, 1, pages 1 - 15.
    • Terpolilli, J., Garau, G., Hill, Y., Tian, R., Howieson, J., Brau, L., Goodwin, L., Han, J., Liolios, K., Huntemann, M., Pati, A., Woyke, T., Mavromatis, K., Markowitz, V., Ivanova, N., Kyrpides, N., Reeve, W., (2013), Genome sequence of Ensifer medicae strain WSM1369; an effective microsymbiont of the annual legume Medicago sphaerocarpos, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 9, 2, pages 420 - 430.
    • Reeve, W., Ballard, R., Howieson, J., Drew, E., Tian, R., Brau, L., Munk, C., Davenport, K., Chain, P., Goodwin, L., Pagani, I., Huntemann, M., Mavrommatis, K., Pati, A., Markowitz, V., Ivanova, N., Woyke, T., Kyrpides, N., (2013), Genome sequence of Ensifer medicae strain WSM1115; an acid-tolerant Medicago-nodulating microsymbiont from Samothraki, Greece, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 9, , pages 514 - 526.
    • Terpolilli, J., Hill, Y., Tian, R., Howieson, J., Brau, L., Goodwin, L., Han, J., Liolios, K., Huntemann, M., Pati, A., Woyke, T., Mavromatis, K., Markowitz, V., Ivanova, N., Kyrpides, N., Reeve, W., (2013), Genome sequence of Ensifer meliloti strain WSM1022; a highly effective microsymbiont of the model legume Medicago truncatula A17, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 9, 2, pages 315 - 324.
    • Reeve, W., Tian, R., De Meyer, S., Melino, V., Terpolilli, J., Ardley, J., Tiwari, R., Howieson, J., Yates, R., O'Hara, G., Ninawi, M., Teshima, H., Bruce, D., Detter, C., Tapia, R., Han, C., Wei, C., Huntemann, M., Han, J., Chen, I., Mavromatis, K., Markowitz, V., Ivanova, N., Ovchinnikova, G., Pagani, I., Pati, A., Goodwin, L., Pitluck, S., Woyke, T., Kyrpides, N., (2013), Genome sequence of the clover-nodulating Rhizobium leguminosarum bv. trifolii strain TA1, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 9, 2, pages 243 - 253.
    • Loi, A., Nutt, B., Howieson, J., Yates, R., Norman, H., (2012), Preliminary assessment of bladder clover (Trifolium spumosum L.) as an annual legume for ley farming systems in southern Australia, Crop and Pasture Science: an international journal for crop and pasture science, 63, 6, pages 582 - 591.
    • Ardley, J., Parker, M., De Meyer, S., Trengove, R., O'Hara, G., Reeve, W., Yates, R., Dilworth, M., Willems, A., Howieson, J., (2012), Microvirga lupini sp nov., Microvirga lotononidis sp nov and Microvirga zambiensis sp nov are alphaproteobacterial root-nodule bacteria that specifically nodulate and fix nitrogen with geographically and taxonomically separate legume hosts, International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 62, 0, pages 2579 - 2588.
    • Black, M., Moolhuijzen, P., Chapman, B., Barrero, R., Howieson, J., Hungria, M., Bellgard, M., (2012), The genetics of symbiotic nitrogen fixation: Comparative genomics of 14 rhizobia strains by resolution of protein clusters, Genes, 3, 1, pages 138 - 166.
    • Yang, H., Tao, Y., Zheng, Z., Li, C., Sweetingham, M., Howieson, J., (2012), Application of next-generation sequencing for rapid marker development in molecular plant breeding: a case study on anthracnose disease resistance in Lupinus angustifolius L., BMC Genomics, 13, 1, pages 1 - 11.
    • Gerding, M., O'Hara, G., Nandasena, K., Howieson, J., Brau, L., (2012), Diverse Mesorhizobium spp. with unique nodA nodulating the South African legume species of the genus Lessertia, Plant and Soil: international journal on plant-soil relationships, 358, 42767, pages 385 - 401.
    • Howieson, J., Ballard, R., Yates, R., Charman, N., (2011), Selecting improved Lotus nodulating rhizobia to expedite the development of new forage species, Plant and Soil: international journal on plant-soil relationships, 348, 42767, pages 231 - 243.
    • Denton, M., Coventry, D., Bellotti, W., Howieson, J., (2011), Nitrogen fixation in annual Trifolium species in alkaline soils as assessed by the N-15 natural abundance method, Crop and Pasture Science: an international journal for crop and pasture science, 62, 8, pages 712 - 720.
    • Yates, R., Howieson, J., Reeve, W., O'Hara, G., (2011), A re-appraisal of the biology and terminology describing rhizobial strain success in nodule occupancy of legumes in agriculture, Plant and Soil: international journal on plant-soil relationships, 348, 42767, pages 255 - 267.
    • Reeve, W., O'Hara, G., Chain, P., Ardley, J., Brau, L., Nandasena, K., Tiwari, R., Copeland, A., Nolan, M., Han, C., Brettin, T., Land, M., Ovchinikova, G., Ivanova, N., Mavromatis, K., Markowitz, V., Kyrpides, N., Melino, V., Denton, M., Yates, R., Howieson, J., (2010), Complete genome sequence of rhizobium leguminosarum bv. trifolii strain WSM1325, an effective microsymbiont of annual Mediterranean clovers, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 2, 3, pages 347 - 356.
    • Reeve, W., O'Hara, G., Chain, P., Ardley, J., Brau, L., Nandasena, K., Tiwari, R., Malfatti, S., Kiss, H., Lapidus, A., Copeland, A., Nolan, M., Land, M., Ivanova, N., Mavromatis, K., Markowitz, V., Kyrpides, N., Melino, V., Denton, M., Yates, R., Howieson, J., (2010), Complete genome sequence of Rhizobium leguminosarum bv trifolii strain WSM2304, an effective microsymbiont of the South American clover Trifolium polymorphum, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 2, 1, pages 66 - 76.
    • Ardley, J., O'Hara, G., Reeve, W., Yates, R., Dilworth, M., Tiwari, R., Howieson, J., (2009), Root nodule bacteria isolated from South African Lotononis bainesii, L. listii and L. solitudinis are species of Methylobacterium that are unable to utilize methanol, Archives of Microbiology, 191, 4, pages 311 - 318.
    • Garau, G., Yates, R., Deiana, P., Howieson, J., (2009), Novel strains of nodulating Burkholderia have a role in nitrogen fixation with papilionoid herbaceous legumes adapted to acid, infertile soils, Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 41, 1, pages 125 - 134.
    • Watkin, E., Mutch, L., Rome, S., Reeve, W., Castelli, J., Gruchlik, Y., Best, W., O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., (2009), The effect of acidity on the production of signal molecules by Medicago roots and their recognition by Sinorhizobium, Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 41, 1, pages 163 - 169.
    • Nandasena, K., O'Hara, G., Tiwari, R., Willems, A., Howieson, J., (2009), Mesorhizobium australicum sp. nov. and mesorhizobium opportunistum sp. nov., isolated from Biserrula pelecinus L. in Australia, International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 59, 9, pages 2140 - 2147.
    • Reeve, W., Chain, P., O'Hara, G., Ardley, J., Nandesena, K., Brau, L., Tiwari, R., Malfatti, S., Kiss, H., Lapidus, A., Copeland, A., Nolan, M., Land, M., Hauser, L., Chang, Y., Ivanova, N., Mavromatis, K., Markowitz, V., Kyrpides, N., Gollagher, M., Yates, R., Dilworth, M., Howieson, J., (2009), Complete genome sequence of the Medicago microsymbiont Ensifer (Sinorhizobium) medicae strain WSM419, Standards in Genomic Sciences, 2, 1, pages 77 - 86.
    • Yates, R., Howieson, J., Reeve, W., Brau, L., Speijers, J., Nandasena, K., Real, D., Sezmis, E., O'Hara, G., (2008), Host-strain mediated selection for an effective nitrogen-fixing symbiosis between Trifolium spp. and Rhizobium leguminosarum biovar trifolii, Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 40, 3, pages 822 - 833.
    • Langer, H., Nandasena, K., Howieson, J., Jorquera, M., Borie, F., (2008), Genetic diversity of Sinorhizobium meliloti associated with alfalfa in Chilean volcanic soils and their symbiotic effectiveness under acidic conditions, World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology, 24, 3, pages 301 - 308.
    • Yates, R., Howieson, J., Reeve, W., Nandasena, K., Law, I., Brau, L., Ardley, J., Nistelberger, H., Real Ferreiro, D., O'Hara, G., (2007), Lotononis angolensis forms nitrogen fixing, lupinoid nodules with phylogenetically unique, fast-growing, pink-pigmented bacteria, which do not nodulate L. bainesii or L. listii, Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 39, 7, pages 1680 - 1688.
    • Nandasena, K., O'Hara, G., Tiwari, R., Sezmis, E., Howieson, J., (2007), In situ lateral transfer of symbiosis islands results in rapid evolution of diverse competitive strains of mesorhizobia suboptimal in symbiotic nitrogen fixation on the pasture legume Biserrula pelecinus L., Environmental Microbiology, 9, 10, pages 2496 - 2511.
    • Nichols, P., Loi, A., Nutt, B., Evans, P., Craig, A., Pengelly, B., Dear, B., Lloyd, D., Revell, C., Nair, R., Ewing, M., Howieson, J., Auricht, G., Howie, J., Sandral, G., Carr, S., de Koning, C., Hackney, B., Crocker, G., Snowball, R., Hughes, S., Hall, E., Foster, K., Skinner, P., Barbetti, M., You, M., (2007), New annual and short-lived perennial pasture legumes for Australian agriculture-15 years of revolution, Field Crops Research, 104, 1-3, pages 10 - 23.
    • Nandasena, K., O'Hara, G., Tiwari, R., Willems, A., Howieson, J., (2007), Mesorhizobium ciceri biovar biserrulae, a novel biovar nodulating the pasture legume Biserrula pelecinus L, International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 57, 5, pages 1041 - 1045.
    • Nandasena, K., O'Hara, G., Tiwari, R., Howieson, J., (2006), Rapid in situ evolution of nodulating strains for Biserrula pelecinus L. through lateral transfer of a symbiosis island from the original mesorhizobial inoculant, Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 72, 11, pages 7365 - 7367.
    • Reeve, W., Brau, L., Castelli, J., Garau, G., Sohlenkamp, C., Geiger, O., Dilworth, M., Glenn, A., Howieson, J., Tiwari, R., (2006), The Sinorhizobium medicae WSM419 IpiA gene is transcriptionally activated by FsrR and required to enhance survival in lethal acid conditions, Microbiology, 152, 10, pages 3049 - 3059.
    • Evans, P., Howieson, J., Nutt, B., (2005), Increased yield and persistence of several annual medic species and Medicago sativa by inoculation with selected strains of Sinorhizobium meliloti and S. medicae, Animal Production Science, 45, 3, pages 217 - 224.
    • Davies, S., Howieson, J., Yates, R., Lane, P., (2005), Selection and evaluation of root nodule bacteria for Dorycnium spp., Animal Production Science, 45, 3, pages 241 - 246.
    • Loi, A., Howieson, J., Nutt, B., Carr, S., (2005), A second generation of annual pasture legumes and their potential for inclusion in Mediterranean-type farming systems, Animal Production Science, 45, 3, pages 289 - 299.
    • Howieson, J., Yates, R., O'Hara, G., Ryder, M., Real, D., (2005), The interactions of Rhizobium leguminosarum biovar trifolii in nodulation of annual and perennial Trifolium spp. from diverse centres of origin, Animal Production Science, 45, 3, pages 199 - 207.
    • Real, D., Labandera, C., Howieson, J., (2005), Performance of temperate and subtropical forage legumes when over-seeding native pastures in the basaltic region of Uruguay, Animal Production Science, 45, 3, pages 279 - 287.
    • Stepkowski, T., Moulin, L., Krzyzanska, A., McInnes, A., Law, I., Howieson, J., (2005), European origin of bradyrhizobium populations infecting lupins and serradella in soils of Western Australia and South Africa, Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 71, 11, pages 7041 - 7052.
    • Yates, R., Howieson, J., Real Ferreiro, D., Reeve, W., Vivas Marfisi, A., O'Hara, G., (2005), Evidence of selection for effective nodulation in the Trifolium spp. symbiosis with Rhizobium leguminosarum biovar trifolii, Animal Production Science, 45, 3, pages 189 - 198.
    • Cheng, Y., Watkin, E., Howieson, J., O'Hara, G., (2005), Root and root hair mechanisms that confer symbiotic competence for nodulation in acidic soils within Medicago species: A holistic model, Animal Production Science, 45, 3, pages 231 - 240.
    • Hartley, E., Gemell, L., Slattery, J., Howieson, J., Herridge, D., (2005), Age of peat-based lupin and chickpea inoculants in relation to quality and efficacy, Animal Production Science, 45, 3, pages 183 - 188.
    • Garau, G., Reeve, W., Brau, L., Deiana, P., Yates, R., James, D., Tiwari, R., O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., (2005), The symbiotic requirements of different Medicago spp. suggest the evolution of Sinorhizobium meliloti and S. medicae with hosts differentially adapted to soil pH, Plant and Soil: international journal on plant-soil relationships, 276, 1-2, pages 263 - 277.
    • Yates, R., Howieson, J., Nandasena, K., O'Hara, G., (2004), Root-nodule bacteria from indigenous legumes in the north-west of Western Australia and their interaction with exotic legumes, Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 36, 8, pages 1319 - 1329.
    • Howieson, J., Ballard, R., (2004), Optimising the legume symbiosis in stressful and competitive environments within southern Australia - Some contemporary thoughts, Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 36, 8, pages 1261 - 1273.
    • Reeve, W., Tiwari, R., Guerreiro, N., Stubbs, J., Dilworth, M., Glenn, A., Rolfe, B., Djordjevic, M., Howieson, J., (2004), Probing for pH-regulated proteins in Sinorhizobium medicae using proteomic analysis, Journal of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, 7, 3, pages 140 - 147.
    • Tiwari, R., Reeve, W., Fenner, B., Dilworth, M., Glenn, A., Howieson, J., (2004), Probing for pH-regulated genes in Sinorhizobium medicae using transcriptional analysis, Journal of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, 7, 3, pages 133 - 139.
    • Nandasena, K., O'Hara, G., Tiwari, R., Yates, R., Kishinevsky, B., Howieson, J., (2004), Symbiotic relationships and root nodule ultrastructure of the pasture legume Biserrula pelecinus L. - A new legume in agriculture, Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 36, 8, pages 1309 - 1317.
    • Cheng, Y., Howieson, J., O'Hara, G., Watkin, E., Souche, G., Jaillard, B., Hinsinger, P., (2004), Proton release by roots of Medicago murex and Medicago sativa growing in acidic conditions, and implications for rhizosphere pH changes and nodulation at low pH, Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 36, 8, pages 1357 - 1365.
    • McInnes, A., Thies, J., Abbott, L., Howieson, J., (2004), Structure and diversity among rhizobial strains, populations and communities - A review, Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 36, 8, pages 1295 - 1308.
    • Kishinevsky, B., Nandasena, K., Yates, R., Nemas, C., Howieson, J., (2003), Phenotypic and genetic diversity among rhizobia isolated from three Hedysarum species: H. spinosissimum, H. coronarium and H. flexuosum, Plant and Soil: international journal on plant-soil relationships, 251, 1, pages 143 - 153.
    • Denton, M., Reeve, W., Howieson, J., Coventry, D., (2003), Competitive abilities of common field isolates and a commercial strain of Rhizobium leguminosarum bv. trifolii for clover nodule occupancy, Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 35, 8, pages 1039 - 1048.
    • Cheng, Y., Watkin, E., O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., (2002), Medicago sativa and Medicago murex differ in the nodulation response to soil acidity, Plant and Soil: international journal on plant-soil relationships, 238, 1, pages 31 - 39.
    • Denton, M., Coventry, D., Murphy, P., Howieson, J., Bellotti, W., (2002), Competition between inoculant and naturalised Rhizobium leguminosarum bv. trifolii for nodulation of annual clovers in alkaline soils, Crop and Pasture Science: an international journal for crop and pasture science, 53, 9, pages 1019 - 1026.
    • Sessitsch, A., Howieson, J., Perret, X., Antoun, H., Martinez-Romero, E., (2002), Advances in Rhizobium research, Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences, 21, 4, pages 323 - 378.
    • Dilworth, M., Howieson, J., Reeve, W., Tiwari, R., Glenn, A., (2001), Acid tolerance in legume root nodule bacteria and selecting for it, Animal Production Science, 41, 3, pages 435 - 446.
    • Nandasena, K., O'Hara, G., Tiwari, R., Yates, R., Howieson, J., (2001), Phylogenetic relationships of three bacterial strains isolated from the pasture legume Biserrula pelecinus L., International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 51, 6, pages 1983 - 1986.
    • Loi, A., Howieson, J., Carr, S., (2001), Register of Australian herbage plant cultivars: B. Legumes 25. Biserrula Biserrula pelecinus L. (biserrula) cv. Casbah, Animal Production Science, 41, 6, pages 841 - 842.
    • Denton, M., Coventry, D., Bellotti, W., Howieson, J., (2000), Distribution, abundance and symbiotic effectiveness of Rhizobium leguminosarum bv. trifolii from alkaline pasture soils in South Australia, Animal Production Science, 40, 1, pages 25 - 35.
    • Howieson, J., Nutt, B., Evans, P., (2000), Estimation of host-strain compatibility for symbiotic N-fixation between Rhizobium meliloti, several annual species of Medicago and Medicago sativa, Plant and Soil: international journal on plant-soil relationships, 219, 1-2, pages 49 - 55.
    • Howieson, J., O'Hara, G., Carr, S., (2000), Changing roles for legumes in Mediterranean agriculture: Developments from an Australian perspective, Field Crops Research, 65, 2-3, pages 107 - 122.
    • Howieson, J., Malden, J., Yates, R., O'Hara, G., (2000), Techniques for the selection and development of elite inoculant strains of Rhizobium leguminosarum in southern Australia, Symbiosis, 28, 1, pages 33 - 48.
    • Watkin, E., O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., Glenn, A., (2000), Identification of tolerance to soil acidity in inoculant strains of Rhizobium leguminosarum bv. trifolii, Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 32, 10, pages 1393 - 1403.
    • Loi, A., Cocks, P., Howieson, J., Carr, S., (1999), Hardseededness and the pattern of softening in Biserrula pelecinus L., Ornithopus compressus L., and Trifolium subterraneum L. seeds, Crop and Pasture Science: an international journal for crop and pasture science, 50, 6, pages 1073 - 1082.
    • O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., (1999), Stress-tolerant rhizobia essential for Australian agriculture, Microbiology Australia, 20, , pages 4 - 5.
    • Loi, A., Howieson, J., Cocks, P., Carr, S., (1999), Genetic variation in populations of two Mediterranean annual pasture legumes (Biserrula pelecinus L. and Ornithopus compressus L.) and associated rhizobia, Crop and Pasture Science: an international journal for crop and pasture science, 50, 3, pages 303 - 313.
    • Reeve, W., Tiwari, R., Worsley, P., Dilworth, M., Glenn, A., Howieson, J., (1999), Constructs for insertional mutagenesis, transcriptional signal localization and gene regulation studies in root nodule and other bacteria, Microbiology, 145, 6, pages 1307 - 1316.

    Conference

    • Reeve, W., Tiwari, R., Brau, L., O'Hara, G., Dilworth, M., Howieson, J., (2005),The Sinorhizobium medicae genome sequence project - the baseline,In: 14th Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference (2005).
    • Nandasena, K., Tiwari, R., O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., (2005),Why is it necessary to manage the in situ development of poorly effective promiscuous rhizobia,In: 14th Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference (2005).
    • Denton, M., Coventry, D., Bellotti, W., Howieson, J., (2005),Assessment of nitrogen fixation by annual clovers using the 15N natural abundance technique,In: 14th Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference (2005).
    • Stepkowski, T., MOULIN, L., KRZYZANSKA, A., MCINNES, A., LAW, I., Howieson, J., (2005),Bradyrhizobium canariense BV. Genistearum dominates in the rhizobium populations that nodulate lupins and serradella in Western Australia and South Africa,In: 14th Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference (2005).
    • Howieson, J., Brockwell, J., (2005),Nomenclature of legume root nodule bacteria in 2005 and implications fro colections of strains from the field,In: 14th Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference (2005).
    • Nandasena, K., Tiwari, R., O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., (2005),Why is it necessary to manage the in situ developmentof poorly effective promiscuous rhizobia?,In: 14th Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference (2005).
    • Terpolilli, J., O'Hara, G., Tiwari, R., Dilworth, M., Howieson, J., (2005),Investigating the regulation of nitrogen fixation in the symbiosis between Sinorhizobium spp. and the pasture legume genus Medicago,In: 14th Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference (2005).
    • Cheng, Y., Mutch, L., Nandasena, K., Yates, R., Real Ferreiro, D., Carr, R., Howieson, J., (2005),Development of breeding lines of lucerne capable of forming pink, effective nodules at low pH,In: 14th Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference (2005).
    • Brau, L., Swift, R., O'Hara, G., Hardy, G., Howieson, J., (2005),Development of plant growth promoting rhizosphere organisms to enahnce productivity of cereals and legumes in dry-land farming in southern Australia,In: 14th Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference (2005).
    • Ardley, J., Reeve, W., O'Hara, G., Howieson, J., Tiwari, R., Srivastava, R., (2004),Symbiotic genes transferred from Sinorhizobium medicae enable Rhizobium tropici to nodulate Medicago sativa,In: ComBio2004 Conference.
    • Tiwari, R., Fenner, B., Reeve, W., Dilworth, M., Glenn, A., Howieson, J., (2004),Low pH regulated genes in Sinorhizobium medicae WSM419,In: 6th European Nitrogen Fixation Conference (ENFC6) (2004).
    • Tiwari, R., Reeve, W., Fenner, B., Howieson, J., O'Hara, G., Glenn, A., Dilworth, M., (2001),A Microbiologists' approach to reduce salinity in acidic soils of rural Australia,In: ComBio 2001: International Conference on Proteomics.
    • Reeve, W., Tiwari, R., Fenner, B., Dilworth, M., Glenn, A., Howieson, J., (2001),Probing for pH-regulated genes and proteins in Sinorhizobium meliloti using transcriptional and proteomic analysis,In: 13th International Congress on Nitrogen Fixation.
    • Yates, R., Howieson, J., O'Hara, G., Gintzburger, G., (1999),The interaction of non-indigenous perennial legumes from Mediterranean-type climates with root-nodule bacteria in soils of the north-west of Western Australia,In: People and Rangelands Building the Future.
    • (ii)        Scholarly book chapters
    • J.G. Howieson (2007) Technical issues relating to agricultural microbial genetic resources (AMiGRs), including their characteristics, utilization, preservation and distribution. Technical Review for the Genetic Resources Policy Committee of the CGIAR, FAO. ftp://ftp.fao.org/ag/cgrfa/cgrfa11/r11c3e.pdf
    • *Howieson, J. G., Yates, R. J., Foster, K., Real, D. and Besier B. 2008. Prospects for the future use of legumes, p. 363-394. In Nitrogen Fixing Leguminous Symbioses James, E. K., Sprent, J. I., Dilworth, M. J. & Newton, W. E. (eds), pp 1-21, Springer, The Netherlands.
    • Ardley J. K, Yates R. J, Nandasena K., Reeve W. G., Law, I. J., Brau, L., O’Hara G.
    • W. and Howieson J. G. (2008) A new look at old root-nodule bacteria: molecular techniques uncover novel isolates. In: Biological Nitrogen Fixation: Towards Poverty Alleviation Through Sustainable Agriculture. (eds F.D. Dakora, S.B.M. Chimphango,
    • A.J. Valentine, C. Elmerich, W.E. Newton). Springer, The Netherlands, pp. 283–284.
    • Howieson, J.G. and Fox, S. L. (2012) Plant growth promotion with microorganisms. In Beneficial Microorganisms in Agriculture, Food and the Environment: Safety Assessment and Regulation I Sundh, A. Wilkes, S Goettel (Eds) (CAB International).
    • (iii)         Refereed Journal Articles
    • Reeve, W.G., Tiwari, R.P., Guerreiro, N., Stubbs, J., Dilworth, M.J., Glenn, A.R., Rolfe, B.G., Djordjevic, M.A. and Howieson, J.G. (2004) Probing for pH-regulated proteins in Sinorhizobium medicae using proteomic analysis. Journal of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, 7 (3). pp. 140-147.
    • Tiwari, R.P., Reeve, W.G., Fenner, B.J., Dilworth, M.J., Glenn, A.R. and Howieson,
    • J.G. (2004) Probing for pH-regulated genes in Sinorhizobium medicae using transcriptional analysis. Journal of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, 7 (3). pp. 133-139.
    • Nandasena, K.G., O’Hara, G.W., Tiwari, R.P., Yates, R.J., Kishinevsky, B.D. and Howieson, J.G. (2004) Symbiotic relationships and root nodule ultrastructure of the pasture legume Biserrula pelecinus L.- a new legume in agriculture. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 36 (8). pp. 1309-1317.
    • Garau, G., Reeve, W.G., Bräu, L., Deiana, P., Yates, R.J., James, D.L., Tiwari, R., O’Hara, G.W. and Howieson, J.G. (2005) The symbiotic requirements of different Medicago spp. suggest the evolution of Sinorhizobium meliloti and S. medicae with hosts differentially adapted to soil pH. Plant and Soil, 276 (1-2). pp. 263-277.
    • Nandasena, K.G., O’Hara, G.W., Tiwari, R.P. and Howieson, J.G. (2006) Rapid in situ evolution of nodulating strains for Biserrula pelecinus L. through lateral transfer of a symbiosis island from the original mesorhizobial inoculant. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 72 (11). pp. 7365-7367.
    • Reeve, W.G., Bräu, L., Castelli, J., Garau, G., Sohlenkamp, C., Geiger, O., Dilworth, M.J., Glenn, A.R., Howieson, J.G. and Tiwari, R.P. (2006) The Sinorhizobium medicae WSM419 lpiA gene is transcriptionally activated by FsrR and required to enhance survival in lethal acid conditions. Microbiology, 152 (10). pp. 3049-3059.
    • Yates, R.J., Howieson, J.G., Reeve, W.G., Nandasena, K.G., Law, I., Bräu, L., Ardley, J.K., Nistelberger, H.M., Real, D. and O’Hara, G.W. (2007) Lotononis angolensis forms nitrogen fixing, lupinoid nodules with phylogenetically unique, fast- growing, pink-pigmented bacteria, which do not nodulate L. bainesii or L. listii. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 39 (7). pp. 1680-1688.
    • Nandasena, K.G., O’Hara, G.W., Tiwari, R.P., and Howieson, J.G. (2007) In situ lateral transfer of symbiosis islands results in rapid evolution of diverse competitive strains of mesorhizobia suboptimal in symbiotic nitrogen fixation on Biserrula pelecinus L. Environmental Microbiology 9, 2496-2511.
    • Nandasena, K.G., O’Hara, G.W., Tiwari, R.P., Willlems, A. and Howieson, J.G. (2007) Mesorhizobium ciceri subsp. biserrulae subsp. nov., a new subspecies of root nodule bacteria nodulating the pasture legume Biserrula pelecinus L. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 57:1041-1045.
    • Langer, H; Nandasena, K.G., Howieson, J.G., Jorquera, M. & Borie, F. (2007). Genetic diversity of Sinorhizobium meliloti associated with alfalfa in Chilean volcanic soils and their symbiotic effectiveness under acidic conditions. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 24 (3) 301-308.
    • *Nichols, P.G.H., A. Loi, B.J. Nutt, P.M. Evans, A.D. Craig , B.C. Pengelly, B.S. Dear, D.L. Lloyd, C.K. Revell, R.M. Nair, M.A. Ewing, J.G. Howieson, G.A. Auricht, J.H. Howie, G.A. Sandral, S.J. Carr, C.T. de Koning, B.F. Hackney, G.J. Crocker, R. Snowball, S.J. Hughes, E.J. Hall, K.J. Foster, P.W. Skinner, M.J. Barbetti, M.P. You (2007). New annual and short-lived perennial pasture legumes for Australian agriculture—15 years of revolution. Field Crops Research 104, 10-23.
      • Yates, R. J., Howieson, J.G., Reeve, W. G., Brau, L., Speijers, J., Nandasena, K., Real D., Sezmis, E. and O’Hara, G. W. (2008) Host-strain mediated selection for an effective nitrogen-fixing symbiosis between Trifolium spp. and Rhizobium leguminosarum biovar trifolii. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 40, 822-833.
    • *Garau, G., Yates R. J., Deiana, P., and Howieson, J.G. (2009). Novel strains of nodulating Burkholderia have a role in nitrogen fixation with papilionoid herbaceous legumes adapted to acid, infertile soils. Soil Biology & Biochemistry 41, 125-134.
    • Terpolilli, J.J., O’Hara, G.W., Tiwari, R.P., Dilworth, M.J. and Howieson, J.G. (2008) The model legume Medicago truncatula A17 is poorly matched for N2- fixation with the sequenced microsymbiont Sinorhizobium meliloti 1021. New Phytologist, 179 (1) pp. 62-66
    • Ardley, J. K., O’Hara, G. W., Reeve, W. G., Yates, R. J., Dilworth, M. J., Tiwari, R.
    • & Howieson, J. G. (2009). Root nodule bacteria isolated from South African Lotononis bainesii, listii and solitudinis are species of Methylobacterium that are unable to utilize methanol. Archives of Microbiology 191:311–318
    • Nandasena, K.G., O’Hara, G.W., Tiwari, R.P., Willlems, A. and Howieson, J.G. (2009) Mesorhizobium australicum sp. nov. and Mesorhizobium opportunistum sp. nov. isolated from Biserrula pelecinus L. growing in Australia. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 59, 2140-47.
    • Reeve, W.G., Chain, P., O’Hara, G.W., Ardley, J.K., Nandasena, K.G., Bräu, L., Tiwari, R., Malfatti, S., Kiss, H., Lapidus, A., Copeland, A., Nolan, M., Land, M., Hauser, L., Chang, Y-J, Ivanova, N., Mavromatis, K., Markowitz, V., Kyrpides, N, Gollagher, Margaret, Yates, R.J., Dilworth, M.J. and Howieson, J.G. (2010) Complete genome sequence of the Medicago microsymbiont Ensifer (Sinorhizobium) medicae strain WSM419. Standards in Genomic Sciences, 2 (1). pp. 77-86.
    • Reeve, W.G., O’Hara, G.W., Chain, P., Ardley, J.K., Bräu, L., Nandasena, K.G., Tiwari, R., Copeland, A., Nolan, M., Han, C., Brettin, T., Land, M., Ovchinikova, G., Ivanova, N., Mavromatis, K., Markowitz, V., Kyrpides, N., Melino, V., Denton, M., Yates, R.J. and Howieson, J. (2010) Complete genome sequence of Rhizobium leguminosarum bv. trifolii strain WSM1325, an effective microsymbiont of annual Mediterranean clovers. Standards in Genomic Sciences, 2 (3). pp. 347-356.
    • Reeve, W.G., O’Hara, G.W., Chain, P., Ardley, J.K., Bräu, L., Nandasena, K.G., Tiwari, R., Malfatti, S., Kiss, H., Lapidus, A., Copeland, A., Nolan, M., Land, M., Ivanova, N., Mavromatis, K., Markowitz, V., Kyrpides, N, Melino, V., Denton, M., Yates, R.J. and Howieson, J.G. (2010) Complete genome sequence of Rhizobium leguminosarum bv trifolii strain WSM2304, an effective microsymbiont of the South
    • American clover Trifolium polymorphum. Standards in Genomic Sciences, 2 (1). pp. 66-76.
    • Yates, R.J., Howieson, J.G., Reeve, W.G. and O’Hara, G.W. (2011). A re-appraisal of the biology and terminology describing rhizobial strain success in nodule occupancy of legumes in agriculture. Plant and Soil 348: 255-267.
    • Howieson, J. G., Ballard, R. A., Yates, R. J. & Charman, N. (2011) Selecting improved Lotus nodulating rhizobia to expedite the development of new forage species Plant and Soil 348; 231-43.
    • Denton, M. D., Coventry, D. R., Bellotti, W. D. and Howieson, J. G. (2011) Nitrogen fixation in annual Trifolium species in alkaline soils as assessed by the 15N natural abundance method. Crop and Pasture Science, 62, 712–720
    • Yang, H., Tao, Y., Zheng, Z., Li, C., Sweetingham, M. and Howieson, J.G. (2012) Application of next-generation sequencing for rapid marker development in molecular plant breeding: a case study on anthracnose disease resistance in Lupinus angustifolius L. BMC Genomics, 13 (1). p. 318.
    • Gerding González, M., O’Hara, G.W., Bräu, L., Nandasena, K. and Howieson, J.G. (2012) Diverse Mesorhizobium spp. with unique nodA nodulating the South African legume species of the genus Lessertia. Plant and Soil, 358 (1-2). pp. 385-401.
    • Ardley, J.K., Parker, M.A., De Meyer, S.E., Trengove, R.D., O’Hara, G.W., Reeve, W.G., Yates, R.J., Dilworth, M.J., Willems, A. and Howieson, J.G. (2012) Microvirga lupini sp. nov., Microvirga lotononidis sp. nov., and Microvirga zambiensis sp. nov. are Alphaproteobacterial root nodule bacteria that specifically nodulate and fix nitrogen with geographically and taxonomically separate legume hosts. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 62 (11). pp. 2579-2588.
    • Loi, A., Nutt, B.J., Howieson, J.G., Yates, R.J. and Norman, H.C. (2012) Preliminary assessment of bladder clover (Trifolium spumosum L.) as an annual legume for ley farming systems in southern Australia. Crop and Pasture Science, 63 (6). pp. 582- 591.
    • *Howieson, J. G., De Meyer, S. E., Vivas-Marfisi, A. Ratnayake, S. Ardley, J. K. and Yates, R. J. (2013) Novel Burkholderia bacteria isolated from Lebeckia ambigua - A perennial suffrutescent legume of the fynbos. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 60, 55- 64
    • Ardley, J.K., Reeve, W.G., O’Hara, G.W., Yates, R.J., Dilworth, M.J., and Howieson,
    • J.G. (2013) Nodule morphology, symbiotic specificity and association with unusual
    • rhizobia are distinguishing features of the genus Listia within the southern African crotalarioid clade Lotononis s. l. Annals of Botany. 112(1):1-15
    • *De Meyer, S. E., Cnockaert, M., Ardley, J. K., Maker, G., Yates, R. J., Howieson, J.
    • G. and Vandamme, P. (2013) Burkholderia sprentiae sp. nov. isolated from Lebeckia ambigua root nodules from South Africa. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 63, 3950–3957
    • *De Meyer, S. E., Cnockaert, M., Ardley, J. K., Trengove, R., Garau, G., Howieson,
    • J. G. and Vandamme, P. (2013) Burkholderia rhynchosiae sp. nov. isolated from Lebeckia ambigua root nodules from South Africa. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 63, 3944–3949
    • Wayne Reeve, Julie Ardley, Rui Tian, Sofie De Meyer, Jason Terpolilli, Vanessa Melino, Ravi Tiwari, Ronald Yates, Xiaojing Zhang, David Bruce, Chris Detter, Roxanne Tapia, Cliff Han, Chia-Lin Wei, Marcel Huntemann, James Han, I-Min Chen, Konstantinos Mavrommatis, Victor Markowitz, Ernest Szeto, Natalia Ivanova, Natalia Mikhailova, Galina Ovchinnikova, Ioanna Pagani, Amrita Pati, Lynne Goodwin, Lin Peters, Sam Pitluck, Tanja Woyke, Graham O’Hara, John Howieson,
    • & Nikos Kyrpides (2013) Genome sequence of the Listia angolensis microsymbiont Microvirga lotononidis strain WSM3557T. Standards in Genomic Sciences Vol 9, No 2
    • Wayne Reeve, Rui Tian, Sofie De Meyer, Vanessa Melino, Jason Terpolilli, Julie Ardley, Ravi Tiwari, John Howieson, Ronald Yates, Graham O’Hara, Hazuki Teshima, David Bruce, Chris Detter, Roxanne Tapia, Cliff Han, Chia-Lin Wei, Marcel Huntemann, James Han, I-Min Chen, Konstantinos Mavrommatis, Victor Markowitz, Ernest Szeto, Natalia Ivanova, Natalia Mikhailova, Galina Ovchinnikova, Ioanna Pagani, Amrita Pati, Lynne Goodwin, Lin Peters, Sam Pitluck, Tanja Woyke
    • & Nikos Kyrpides (2013). Genome sequence of the clover-nodulating Rhizobium leguminosarum bv. trifolii strain TA1. Standards in Genomic Sciences Vol 9, No 2
    • Wayne Reeve, Jason Terpolilli, Vanessa Melino, Julie Ardley, Rui Tian, Sofie De Meyer, Ravi Tiwari, Ronald Yates, Graham O’Hara, John Howieson, Brittany Held, David Bruce, Chris Detter, Roxanne Tapia, Cliff Han, Chia-Lin Wei, Marcel Huntemann, James Han, I-Min Chen, Konstantinos Mavrommatis, Victor Markowitz, Ernest Szeto, Natalia Ivanova, Natalia Mikhailova, Galina Ovchinnikova, Ioanna Pagani, Amrita Pati, Lynne Goodwin, Lin Peters, Sam Pitluck, Tanja Woyke & Nikos Kyrpides (2013) Genome sequence of the clover-nodulating Rhizobium leguminosarum bv trifolii strain WSM597. Standards in Genomic Sciences (In press)
    • Wayne Reeve, Jason Terpolilli, Vanessa Melino, Julie Ardley, Rui Tian, Sofie De Meyer, Ravi Tiwari, Ronald Yates, Graham O’Hara, John Howieson, Brittany Held, David Bruce, Chris Detter, Roxanne Tapia, Cliff Han, Chia-Lin Wei, Marcel
    • Huntemann, James Han, I-Min Chen, Konstantinos Mavrommatis, Victor Markowitz, Ernest Szeto, Natalia Ivanova, Natalia Mikhailova, Galina Ovchinnikova, Ioanna Pagani, Amrita Pati, Lynne Goodwin, Lin Peters, Sam Pitluck, Tanja Woyke & Nikos Kyrpides (2013) Genome sequence of the lupin-nodulating Bradyrhizobium sp. strain WSM1417. Standards in Genomic Sciences Vol 9, No 2
    • Wayne Reeve, Sofie De Meyer, Jason Terpolilli, Vanessa Melino, Julie Ardley, Rui Tian, Ravi Tiwari, John Howieson, Ronald Yates, Graham O’Hara, Megan Lu, David Bruce, Chris Detter, Roxanne Tapia, Cliff Han, Chia-Lin Wei, Marcel Huntemann, James Han, I-Min Chen, Konstantinos Mavrommatis, Victor Markowitz, Ernest Szeto, Natalia Ivanova, Natalia Mikhailova, Galina Ovchinnikova, Ioanna Pagani, Amrita Pati, Lynne Goodwin, Lin Peters, Sam Pitluck, Tanja Woyke & Nikos Kyrpides (2013) Genome sequence of the Lupinus-nodulating Bradyrhizobium sp. strain WSM471. Standards in Genomic Sciences Vol 9, No 2
    • *Wayne Reeve, Sofie De Meyer, Jason Terpolilli, Vanessa Melino, Julie Ardley, Rui Tian, Ravi Tiwari, Megan Lu, David Bruce, Chris Detter, Roxanne Tapia, Cliff Han, Chia-Lin Wei, Marcel Huntemann, James Han, I-Min Chen, Konstantinos Mavrommatis, Victor Markowitz, Ernest Szeto, Natalia Ivanova, Natalia Mikhailova, Galina Ovchinnikova, Ioanna Pagani, Amrita Pati, Lynne Goodwin, Lin Peters, Sam Pitluck, Tanja Woyke, John Howieson, Ronald Yates, Graham O’Hara, & Nikos Kyrpides (2013) Genome sequence of the Lebeckia ambigua-nodulating Burkholderia sprentiae strain WSM5005. Standards in Genomic Sciences Vol 9, No 2
    • Wayne Reeve, Vanessa Melino, Jason Terpolilli, Julie Ardley, Rui Tian, Ravi Tiwari, Ronald Yates, Sofie De Meyer, Graham O’Hara, John Howieson, Brittany Held, David Bruce, Chris Detter, Roxanne Tapia, Cliff Han, Chia-Lin Wei, Marcel Huntemann, James Han, I-Min Chen, Konstantinos Mavrommatis, Victor Markowitz, Ernest Szeto, Natalia Ivanova, Natalia Mikhailova, Galina Ovchinnikova, Ioanna Pagani, Amrita Pati, Lynne Goodwin, Lin Peters, Sam Pitluck, Tanja Woyke & Nikos Kyrpides (2013) Genome sequence of the clover-nodulating Rhizobium leguminosarum bv. trifolii strain WSM2012. Standards in Genomic Sciences Vol 9, No 2
    • *Sofie E. De Meyer, Margo Cnockaert, Julie K Ardley, Ben-Erik Van Wyk, Peter A. Vandamme and John G Howieson. (2014) Burkholderia dilworthii sp. nov. isolated from Lebeckia ambigua root nodules from South Africa. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 64, 1090 – 1095
      • Gerding M, O’Hara G, Howieson J, Bräu L. (2014) Overcoming non-selective nodulation of Lessertia by soil-borne rhizobium in the presence of inoculant mesorhizobium. Plant Soil 380:117-132
    • (iv)       refereed conference papers only when the paper was published in full in the proceedings;
    • Howieson JG, Yates RJ, Law IJ, Reeve WG, Real D and van Heerden J (2004). Burkholderia, Bradyrhizobium, Sinorhizobium and Methylobacterium with unusual characteristics isolated from nodules of South African perennial legumes. Proceedings of the 6th European Nitrogen Fixation Conference, Toulouse, France.
    • Yates RJ, Howieson JG, Ardley JK, Nistelberger H, Reeve WG, Mutch L, O’Hara GW and Law IJ (2004). Categorisation of pink-pigmented root-nodule bacteria isolated from indigenous legumes in South Africa. Proceedings of the 6th European Nitrogen Fixation Conference, Toulouse, France.
    • Ardley JK, Yates RJ, Howieson JG, Nandasena KG, O’Hara GW and Tiwari R (2005). Characterisation of root-nodule bacteria isolated from perennial southern African species of Lotononis. Proceedings of the 14th Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference, Katoomba, NSW.
    • Cheng Y, Mutch L, Nandasena KG, Yates RJ, Real D, Carr R and Howieson JG (2005). Development of breeding lines of lucerne capable of forming pink, effective nodules at low pH. Proceedings of the 14th Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference, Katoomba, NSW.
    • Yates RJ and Howieson JG (2005). Why perennial clovers indigenous to Africa and America may not have a large role in Australian agriculture. Proceedings of the 14th Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference, Katoomba, NSW.
    • Real D, Howieson JG, Heel-Miller K and Yates RJ (2006). Chromosome doubling of the forage legumes Lotononis listii Polhill, Lotononis angolensis Welw. and Lotononis bainesii Bak and analysis with flow cytometry. Proceedings of the International Society for Analytical Cytology (ISAC) XXIII International Congress, Quebec, Canada.
    • Yates RJ, Real D, Revell C, Howieson JG (2006). Development of perennial Lotononis sp. for Western Australian agriculture. 13th Australasian Plant Breeding Conference, Christchurch, New Zealand, pp. 1020-1025.
    • Ardley JK, Yates RJ, Nandasena K, Reeve WG, Law IJ, Brau L, O’Hara GW and
    • Howieson JG (2007). A new look at old root-nodule bacteria – molecular techniques
    • uncover  novel  isolates.  Proceedings  of  the  15th   International  Nitrogen  Fixation Conference, Cape Town, South Africa.
    • Howieson, J. G., Yates, R. J., Real, D. & Revell, C. K. (2007) BNF applications for poverty alleviation. Proceedings of the 15th International Nitrogen Fixation Conference, Cape Town, South Africa.
    • Brau L, Goodwin L, O’Hara GW, Tiwari R, Howieson JG, Yates RJ, and Reeve WG (2008). Genome features of an annual and a perennial clover microsymbiont. Proceedings of the 8th European Nitrogen Fixation Conference, Ghent, Belgium.
    • John G Howieson, Graham O’Hara, Ron J Yates, Giovanni Garau, Sunil Ratnayake, Julie Ardley, Ben-Erik van Wyk & Ben Pariot (2008) Burkholderia, Methylobacteria and other lesser exploited RNB as commercial inoculants in temperate agriculture on poor soils. 11th European Nitrogen Fixation Conference, Ghent.
    • Yates RJ, Real D, Revell C, Hill Y and Howieson JG (2009). Developing a root- nodule bacteria inoculant for the perennial legume bituminaria bituminosa (Tedera). Proceedings of the 15th Australian Society of Agronomy Conference, Margaret River, Australia, p 56.
    • Yates RJ, Revell C, and Howieson JG (2009). Optimising the growth of sulla (Hedysarum coronarium) on neutral to mildly acidic coarse textured soils. Proceedings of the 15th Australian Society of Agronomy Conference, Margaret River, Australia, p 57.
    • Ardley JK, Parker M, De Meyer S, O’Hara GW, Reeve WG, Yates RJ, Dilworth MJ, Willems A and Howieson JG (2009) Nodulation and specificity in the legume genus Lotononis and description of novel Lotononis angolensis isolates. The 16th International Congress of Nitrogen Fixation, 14 – 19 June, Big Sky, Montana.
    • Brau L, Goodwin L, O’Hara GW, Tiwari R, Howieson JG, Yates RJ and Reeve WG (2009) Mining the sequence data of Rhizobium leguminosarum bv trifolii WSM1325 and WSM2304. The 16th International Congress of Nitrogen Fixation, 14 – 19 June, Big Sky, Montana.
    • Ardley JK, Garau G, Yates RJ, Parker M, O’Hara GW, Reeve WG, De Meyer S, Walker R, Dilworth MJ, Willems A, Watkin E, Howieson JG (2009). Novel genera of microsymbionts offer insights into evolution and specificity in the legume/rhizobia symbiosis
    • Ardley JK, Parker M, De Meyer S, O’Hara GW, Reeve W, Yates RJ, Dilworth MJ, Willems A, Howieson JG (2011). Species of Microvirga are novel root nodule bacteria from widely separate biogeographical areas that nodulate and fix nitrogen with  a  narrow  range  of  legume  hosts.  17th   International  Congress  on  Nitrogen
    • Fixation, Fremantle Nov 27- Dec 1.
    • Burgos F, Yates RJ, O’Hara GW, Kobryn and Howieson JG (2011) Use of remote sensing to assess symbiotic performance of Rhizobium. 17th International Congress on Nitrogen Fixation, Fremantle Nov 27- Dec 1.
    • O’Hara GW, Yates RJ, Howieson JG (2011) Fifteen years of revolution in legume – N fixation in southern Australia. 17th International Congress on Nitrogen Fixation, Fremantle Nov 27- Dec 1.
    • Ardley JK, O’Hara GW, Reeve WG, Yates RJ, Dilworth MJ, Howieson JG (2011) The symbiosis between Listia spp and Methylobacteria and Microvirga rhizobia: specificity in epidermially infected legumes. 17th International Congress on Nitrogen Fixation, Fremantle Nov 27- Dec 1.
    • Yates RJ, Loi A, Nutt BJ, Howieson JG (2011) How do we ensure nodulation of annual pasture legumes sown out of season into hot, dry soil? 17th International Congress on Nitrogen Fixation, Fremantle Nov 27- Dec 1.
    • Macarena Gerding, Graham W. O’Hara, John Howieson, Lambert Bräu &  Kemanthie Nandasena (2011) Symbiotic and taxonomic diversity of root nodule bacteria isolated from the south african forage legume Lessertia spp. 17th International Nitrogen Fixation Conference, Fremantle.
    • John Howieson, Ron Yates, Regina Carr, Ben-Erik van Wyk (2011) Burkholderia fix nitrogen abundantly as nodule bacteria in association with forage legumes of African origin, but are compromised in relation to survival. 17th International Nitrogen Fixation Conference, Fremantle
    • Julie K. Ardley, Graham W. O’Hara, Wayne G. Reeve, Ron J. Yates, Michael J. Dilworth, John G. Howieson (2013) Symbiosis within the southern African legume genus Lotononis: specificity in a non-root hair infection process. 6th International Legume Conference, Johannesburg.
    • Pieter W. Conradie, Gideon Jordaan, Unathi Gulwa, Neil Ballard & John Howieson (2013) Improving grassland quality in communal arable lands in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa ACIAR project ECCAL. Proc. International Grasslands Congress 2013, Sydney 15-19 Sept.
      • John Howieson, Ron Yates, Angelo Loi, Brad Nutt, Julie Ardley, Sofie De Meyer, Graham O’Hara, Macarena Gerding and BE van Wyk (2013). Domestication of alternative legumes for Agriculture in response to climate change – from nodule bacteria to agronomy. 6th International Legume Conference, Johannesburg.
      • Yates RJ, Nutt BJ, Loi A, Howieson JG (2014) The dangers of underestimating herbicide plant-back periods and their detrimental effects on agricultural legumes. 17th
    • Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference, Adelaide, Australia, pp 33-34.
    • De Meyer S, Yates RJ, Chimphango S, Howieson JG (2014). Exploring the ecology of Lebeckia ambigua and its inoculant Burkholderia for utilisation in marginal Australian Agricultural systems. 17th Australian Nitrogen Fixation Conference, Adelaide, Australia, pp 71-72.
    • (1)List of ARC grants awarded in the last 10 years
    • Project Id CI Name/s Amount Funded

      Amount of Years

      Project Title Publications
      DP0880896 Prof John Howieson, Dr Craig Atkins, Prof Ravi Tiwari, Prof Clive Ronson $291,261

      3

      Evolution of diverse symbiotic phenotypes among native soil bacteria following spread of a genomic island from a rhizobial inoculant

      9, 12, 13, 21, 29
       

       

      LP100200267

      Prof Howieson, John; Dr Kemanthi Nandasena; Prof Graham

      O’Hara; Dr Ann Hirsch

      $174,083

      4

      The Betaproteobacteria: could they play a key role in nitrogen fixation on infertile soils with legumes adapted to climate change?

      17, 32, 34, 35, 41
      LP140100690 G. Hardy, G. O’Hara, J. Howieson, J. McComb, J. Wickenden, M. Hungria. $341,291

      3

      Towards food security on Christmas Island – The role of legumes and beneficial microbes in increasing soil fertility for agriculture.