1991 …2018
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Cecilia works in the School of Biological Sciences within the Faculty of Science at Monash University as a Research Fellow.

Cecilia's areas of interest are:

  • The regulation of cyanogenesis in forage sorghum
  • The molecular mechanisms of desiccation tolerance in resurrection plants and how this knowledge can be applied to abiotic stress tolerance in crop plants
  • Food security

Research area keywords

  • Cyanogenesis
  • Desiccation Tolerance
  • Cyp79a1
  • Mutations
  • Cyanide Toxicity
  • Gene Regulation
  • Nitrogen Metabolism
  • Sorghum bicolor
  • Growth-Related Genes
  • Sporobolus stapfianus

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Research Output 1991 2018

Counting the costs: Nitrogen partitioning in Sorghum mutants

Blomstedt, C. K., Rosati, V. C., Moller, B. L. & Gleadow, R., 1 Jan 2018, In : Functional Plant Biology. 45, 7, p. 705-718 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Label-free Raman hyperspectral imaging analysis localizes the cyanogenic glucoside dhurrin to the cytoplasm in sorghum cells

Heraud, P., Cowan, M. F., Marzec, K. M., Lindberg Moeller, B., Blomstedt, C. K. & Gleadow, R., 9 Feb 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 9 p., 2691.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Biosynthesis, regulation, and significance of cyanogenic glucosides

Nielsen, L. J., Bjarnholt, N., Blomstedt, C., Gleadow, R. M. & Moller, B. L., Jan 2017, Plant Specialized Metabolism: Genomics, Biochemistry, and Biological Functions. Arimura, G. & Maffei, M. (eds.). Boca Raton FL USA: CRC Press, p. 131–156 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

Effects of down-regulating ornithine decarboxylase upon putrescine-associated metabolism and growth in Nicotiana tabacum L.

Dalton, H. L., Blomstedt, C. K., Neale, A. D., Gleadow, R., DeBoer, K. D. & Hamill, J. D., 28 Apr 2016, In : Journal of Experimental Botany. 67, 11, p. 3367-3381 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Metabolic consequences of knocking out UGT85B1, the gene encoding the glucosyltransferase required for synthesis of dhurrin in Sorghum bicolor (L. Moench)

Blomstedt, C. K., O'Donnell, N. H., Bjarnholt, N., Neale, A. D., Hamill, J. D., Møller, B. L. & Gleadow, R. M., 2016, In : Plant and Cell Physiology. 57, 2, p. 373-386 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review