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arsenic, rice, plant nutrition, agronomic sustainability, inorganic contaminant residues in wildlife and agronomic food-chains

1988 …2020

Research output per year

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Research Output

1998

Response of soil microbial communities to single and multiple doses of an organic pollutant

Thompson, I. P., Bailey, M. J., Ellis, R. J., Maguire, N. & Meharg, A. A., 1998, In : Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 31, 1, p. 95-105 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Citations (Scopus)

The Doñana ecological disaster: contamination of a world heritage estuarine marsh ecosystem with acidified pyrite mine waste

Pain, D. J., Sánchez, A. & Meharg, A. A., 15 Oct 1998, In : The Science of the total environment. 222, 1-2, p. 45-54 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

82 Citations (Scopus)

The frequency of Environmental Quality Standard (EQS) exceedance for chlorinated organic pollutants in rivers of the Humber catchments

Meharg, A. A., Wright, J. & Osborn, D., 24 Mar 1998, In : Science of the Total Environment. 210-211, p. 219-228 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Toxicity of chlorobenzenes to a lux-marked terrestrial bacterium, Pseudomonas fluorescens

Boyd, E. M., Meharg, A. A., Wright, J. & Killham, K., 1998, In : Environmental toxicology and chemistry. 17, 11, p. 2134-2140 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Citations (Scopus)
1997
49 Citations (Scopus)

Biotransformation of 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene (TNT) by ectomycorrhizal basidiomycetes

Meharg, A. A., Dennis, G. R. & Cairney, J. W. G., Aug 1997, In : Chemosphere. 35, 3, p. 513-521 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Citations (Scopus)

Dioxin and furan residues in wood mice (Apodemus sylvaticus) following a large scale polyvinyl chloride (PVC) fire

Meharg, A. A., Shore, R. F., French, M. C. & Osborn, D., 1997, In : Environmental Pollution. 97, 3, p. 213-20 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Do ectomycorrhizal fungi exhibit adaptive tolerance to potentially toxic metals in the environment?

Hartley, J., Cairney, J. W. G. & Meharg, A. A., 1997, In : Plant and Soil. 189, 2, p. 303-319 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

127 Citations (Scopus)

Food-chain transfers of cadmium released into a woodland ecosystem by a chemical accident

Meharg, A. A., Shore, R. F., Weeks, J. M., Osborn, D., Freestone, P. & French, M. C., 1997, In : Toxicological and Environmental Chemistry. 59, 1-4, p. 167-178 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

High-affinity NO(3-)-H+ cotransport in the fungus Neurospora: induction and control by pH and membrane voltage

Blatt, M. R., Maurousset, L. & Meharg, A. A., 1997, In : The Journal of membrane biology. 160, 1, p. 59-76 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

High-affinity NO3 --H+ cotransport in the fungus Neurospora: Induction and control by pH and membrane voltate

Blatt, M. R., Maurousset, L. & Meharg, A. A., 1997, In : The Journal of membrane biology. 160, 1, p. 59-76 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Micro-organic compounds in the Humber rivers

House, W. A., Leach, D., Long, J. L. A., Cranwell, P., Smith, C., Bharwaj, L., Meharg, A., Ryland, G., Orr, D. O. & Wright, J., 24 Feb 1997, In : Science of the Total Environment. 194, p. 357-371 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

93 Citations (Scopus)

Mineralization of 2,4-dichlorophenol by ectomycorrhizal fungi in axenic culture and in symbiosis with pine

Meharg, A. A., Cairney, J. W. G. & Maguire, N., Jun 1997, In : Chemosphere. 34, 12, p. 2495-2504 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Citations (Scopus)

Toxic interactions of metal ions (Cd2+, Pb2+, Zn2+ and Sb3- on in vitro biomass production of ectomycorrhizal fungi

Hartley, J., Cairney, J. W. G., Sanders, F. E. & Meharg, A. A., 1997, In : New Phytologist. 137, 3, p. 551-562 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Citations (Scopus)

Toxicity assessment of xenobiotic contaminated groundwater using lux modified Pseudomonas fluorescens

Boyd, E. M., Killham, K., Wright, J., Rumford, S., Hetheridge, M., Cumming, R. & Meharg, A. A., Nov 1997, In : Chemosphere. 35, 9, p. 1967-1985 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

57 Citations (Scopus)
1996
31 Citations (Scopus)

Use of an earthworm lysosomal biomarker for the ecological assessment of pollution from an industrial plastics fire

Svendsen, C., Meharg, A. A., Freestone, P. & Weeks, J. M., Mar 1996, In : Applied Soil Ecology. 3, 2, p. 99-107 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Citations (Scopus)
1995

Dioxins released from chemical accidents

Meharg, A. A. & Osborn, D., 1995, In : Nature. 375, 6530, p. 353-354 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Citations (Scopus)

Heavy metals as markers for assessing environmental pollution from chemical warehouse and plastics fires

Meharg, A. A. & French, M. C., 1995, In : Chemosphere. 30, 10, p. 1987-1994 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Loss of exudates from the roots of perennial ryegrass inoculated with a range of micro-organisms

Meharg, A. A. & Killham, K., Mar 1995, In : Plant and Soil. 170, 2, p. 345-349 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

103 Citations (Scopus)
87 Citations (Scopus)
1994

A critical review of labelling techniques used to quantify rhizosphere carbon-flow

Meharg, A. A., Mar 1994, In : Plant and Soil. 166, 1, p. 55-62 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

108 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the environmental distribution of pollutants released from chemical accidents

Meharg, A. A., 1994, In : Environmental Reviews. 2, 2, p. 121-132 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)
31 Citations (Scopus)

Cable correction of membrane currents recorded from root hairs of Arabidopsis thaliana L.

Meharg, A. A., Maurousset, L. & Blatt, M. R., Jan 1994, In : Journal of experimental botany. 45, 1, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)
4 Citations (Scopus)

Phosphorus nutrition of arsenate-tolerant and nontolerant phenotypes of velvetgrass

Meharg, A. A., Naylor, J. & Macnair, M. R., Mar 1994, In : Journal of Environmental Quality. 23, 2, p. 234-238 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

133 Citations (Scopus)
49 Citations (Scopus)
1993

The role of the plasmalemma in metal tolerance in angiosperms

Meharg, A. A., 01 Jan 1993, In : Physiologia Plantarum. 88, 1, p. 191-198 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

104 Citations (Scopus)
1992

Genetic correlation between arsenate tolerance and the rate of influx of arsenate and phosphate in holcus lanatus L.

Meharg, A. A. & Macnair, M. R., 01 Jan 1992, In : Heredity. 69, 4, p. 336-341 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Citations (Scopus)

Polymorphism and physiology of arsenate tolerance in Holcus lanatus L. from an uncontaminated site

Meharg, A. A. & Macnair, M. R., Oct 1992, In : Plant and Soil. 146, 1-2, p. 219-225 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

Suppression of the high affinity phosphate uptake system: A mechanism of arsenate tolerance in Holcus lanatus L.

Meharg, A. A. & Macnair, M. R., Apr 1992, In : Journal of experimental botany. 43, 4, p. 519-524 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

393 Citations (Scopus)

The genetics of arsenate tolerance in yorkshire fog, holcu lanatus L.

Macnair, M. R., Cumbes, Q. J. & Meharg, A. A., 01 Jan 1992, In : Heredity. 69, 4, p. 325-335 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Citations (Scopus)
1991

A novel method of quantifying root exudation in the presence of soil microflora

Meharg, A. A. & Killham, K., May 1991, In : Plant and Soil. 133, 1, p. 111-116 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Citations (Scopus)
94 Citations (Scopus)

The quantity and fate of carbon assimilated from 14CO2 by Fusarium oxysporum grown under oligotrophic and near oligotrophic conditions

Parkinson, S. M., Jones, R., Meharg, A. A., Wainwright, M. & Killham, K., 01 Jan 1991, In : Mycological Research. 95, 12, p. 1345-1349 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Uptake, accumulation and translocation of arsenate in arsenate‐tolerant and non‐tolerant Holcus lanatus L.

MEHARG, ANDREW. A. & MACNAIR, MARK. R., 01 Jan 1991, In : New Phytologist. 117, 2, p. 225-231 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

82 Citations (Scopus)
1990

An altered phosphate uptake system in arsenate‐tolerant Holcus lanatus L.

MEHARG, ANDREW. A. & MACNAIR, MARK. R., 01 Jan 1990, In : New Phytologist. 116, 1, p. 29-35 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

218 Citations (Scopus)

Carbon distribution within the plant and rhizosphere for Lolium perenne subjected to anaerobic soil conditions

Meharg, A. A. & Killham, K., 1990, In : Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 22, 5, p. 643-647 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)
67 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of soil pH on rhizosphere carbon flow of Lolium perenne

Meharg, A. A. & Killham, K., Apr 1990, In : Plant and Soil. 123, 1, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Citations (Scopus)
1989
26 Citations (Scopus)
1988

A comparison of carbon flow from pre-labelled and pulse-labelled plants

Meharg, A. A. & Killham, K., Dec 1988, In : Plant and Soil. 112, 2, p. 225-231 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Citations (Scopus)