Mahima Krishnan

Mahima Krishnan

School of Agriculture, Food and Wine

Faculty of Sciences

"Mechanisms, evolution and inheritance of herbicide resistance"

"Understanding resistance to 2,4-D in common sowthistle and opportunities for improving 2,4-D activity on resistant populations."

  • Appointments

    Date Position Institution name
    2015 Postdoctoral Fellow The University of Adelaide
  • Language Competencies

    Language Competency
    English Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
    Hindi Can speak and understand spoken
    Kannada Can speak and understand spoken
    Malayalam Can speak and understand spoken
    Tamil Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
  • Education

    Date Institution name Country Title
    The University of Adelaide Australia B.Sc. Molecular Biology
    Charles Darwin University Australia B.Sc. Honours
    The University of Adelaide Australia PhD
  • Journals

    Year Citation
    2018 Dang, H., Malone, J., Boutsalis, P., Krishnan, M., Gill, G., & Preston, C. (2018). Reduced translocation in 2,4-D-resistant oriental mustard populations (Sisymbrium orientale L.) from Australia. Pest management science, 74(6), 1524-1532.
    DOI Scopus11 WoS11 Europe PMC4
    2017 Ngo, T., Krishnan, M., Boutsalis, P., Gill, G., & Preston, C. (2017). Target-site mutations conferring resistance to glyphosate in feathertop Rhodes grass (Chloris virgata) populations in Australia. Pest Management Science, 74(5), 7 pages.
    DOI Scopus19 WoS14 Europe PMC6
    2014 Byrt, C., Xu, B., Krishnan, M., Lightfoot, D., Athman, A., Jacobs, A., . . . Gilliham, M. (2014). The Na⁺ transporter, TaHKT1;5-D, limits shoot Na⁺ accumulation in bread wheat. The Plant Journal, 80(3), 516-526.
    DOI Scopus82 WoS81 Europe PMC44
    2007 Alvarez, B., Krishnan, M., & Gibb, K. (2007). Analysis of intragenomic variation of the rDNA internal transcribed spacers (ITS) in Halichondrida (Porifera: Demospongiae). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the UK, 87(06).
  • Conference Items

    Year Citation
    2018 Krishnan, M., Petrovic, T., Valappan, G., Merriam, A., & Preston, C. (2018). Understanding the mechanism of 2,4-D resistance in Sonchus oleraceus (Common sowthistle). Poster session presented at the meeting of Weed Biosecurity - Protecting Our Future. Sydney.

Partner investigator for R&D Tender- Protecting your crop: Mechanisms, evolution and inheritance of resistance; Total amount- $1,498,727                                

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