Kathleen Brown

Professor of Plant Stress Biology

Kathleen Brown

Research Summary

Regulation of root development. Root responses to edaphic stress. Identification and genetic mapping of traits for adaptation to edaphic stress.

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Publication Tags

Zea Mays Corn Nitrogen Soil Water Genotype Phenotype Droughts Drought Tolerance Cells Genes Agriculture Growth Phosphates Dehydration Anatomy Crops Aerenchyma Water Stress Plasticity Biomass South Africa Proteins Cohort Studies Elongation

Most Recent Papers

Root angle in maize influences nitrogen capture and is regulated by calcineurin B-like protein (CBL)-interacting serine/threonine-protein kinase 15 (ZmCIPK15)

Hannah M. Schneider, Vai Sa Nee Lor, Meredith T. Hanlon, Alden Perkins, Shawn M. Kaeppler, Aditi N. Borkar, Rahul Bhosale, Xia Zhang, Jonas Rodriguez, Alexander Bucksch, Malcolm J. Bennett, Kathleen M. Brown, Jonathan P. Lynch, 2022, Plant, Cell and Environment on p. 837-853

Soil penetration by maize roots is negatively related to ethylene-induced thickening

Dorien J. Vanhees, Hannah M. Schneider, Jagdeep Singh Sidhu, Kenneth W. Loades, A. Glyn Bengough, Malcolm J. Bennett, Bipin K. Pandey, Kathleen M. Brown, Sacha J. Mooney, Jonathan P. Lynch, 2022, Plant, Cell and Environment on p. 789-804

Nodal root diameter and node number in maize (Zea mays L.) interact to influence plant growth under nitrogen stress

Hannah M. Schneider, Jennifer T. Yang, Kathleen M. Brown, Jonathan P. Lynch, 2021, Plant Direct

Elective Cancer Surgery in COVID-19-Free Surgical Pathways during the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic: An International, Multicenter, Comparative Cohort Study

James C. Glasbey, Dmitri Nepogodiev, Joana F.F. Simoes, Omar Omar, Elizabeth Li, Mary L. Venn, Mohammad K.Abou Chaar, Vita Capizzi, Daoud Chaudhry, Anant Desai, Jonathan G. Edwards, Jonathan P. Evans, Marco Fiore, Jose Flavio Videria, Samuel J. Ford, Ian Ganly, Ewen A. Griffiths, Rohan R. Gujjuri, Angelos G. Kolias, Haytham M.A. Kaafarani, Ana Minaya-Bravo, Siobhan C. McKay, Helen M. Mohan, Keith J. Roberts, Carlos San Miguel-Méndez, Peter Pockney, Richard Shaw, Neil J. Smart, Grant D. Stewart, Sudha Sundar, Raghavan Vidya, Aneel A. Bhangu, C. Allemand, L. Boccalatte, M. Figari, M. Lamm, J. Larrañaga, C. Marchitelli, F. Noll, D. Odetto, M. Perrotta, J. Saadi, L. Zamora, C. Alurralde, E. L. Caram, D. Eskinazi, J. P. Mendoza, M. Usandivaras, R. Badra, A. Esteban, 2021, Journal of Clinical Oncology on p. 66-78

Multiple integrated root phenotypes are associated with improved drought tolerance

Stephanie P. Klein, Hannah M. Schneider, Alden C. Perkins, Kathleen M. Brown, Jonathan P. Lynch, 2020, Plant Physiology on p. 1011-1025

Genetic control of root architectural plasticity in maize

Hannah M. Schneider, Stephanie P. Klein, Meredith T. Hanlon, Eric A. Nord, Shawn Kaeppler, Kathleen M. Brown, Andrew Warry, Rahul Bhosale, Jonathan P. Lynch, Ian Dodd, 2020, Journal of Experimental Botany on p. 3185-3197

Genetic control of root anatomical plasticity in maize

Hannah M. Schneider, Stephanie P. Klein, Meredith T. Hanlon, Shawn Kaeppler, Kathleen M. Brown, Jonathan P. Lynch, 2020, Plant Genome

Root metaxylem and architecture phenotypes integrate to regulate water use under drought stress

Christopher F. Strock, James D. Burridge, Miranda D. Niemiec, Kathleen M. Brown, Jonathan P. Lynch, 2020, Plant, Cell and Environment

Root cortical anatomy is associated with differential pathogenic and symbiotic fungal colonization in maize

Tania Galindo-Castañeda, Kathleen M. Brown, Gretchen A. Kuldau, Gregory W. Roth, Nancy G. Wenner, Swayamjit Ray, Hannah Schneider, Jonathan P. Lynch, 2019, Plant, Cell and Environment on p. 2999-3014

Genotypic variation and nitrogen stress effects on root anatomy in maize are node specific

Jennifer T. Yang, Hannah M. Schneider, Kathleen M. Brown, Jonathan P. Lynch, 2019, Journal of Experimental Botany on p. 5311-5325

Most-Cited Papers

New roots for agriculture

Jonathan P. Lynch, Kathleen M. Brown, 2012, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences on p. 1598-1604

Root anatomical phenes associated with water acquisition from drying soil

Jonathan P. Lynch, Joseph G. Chimungu, Kathleen M. Brown, 2014, Journal of Experimental Botany on p. 6155-6166

Maize root growth angles become steeper under low N conditions

S. Trachsel, S. M. Kaeppler, K. M. Brown, J. P. Lynch, 2013, Field Crops Research on p. 18-31

Reduced root cortical cell file number improves drought tolerance in maize

Joseph G. Chimungu, Kathleen M. Brown, Jonathan P. Lynch, 2014, Plant Physiology on p. 1943-1955

Root cortical aerenchyma enhances nitrogen acquisition from low-nitrogen soils in maize

Patompong Saengwilai, Eric A. Nord, Joseph G. Chimungu, Kathleen M. Brown, Jonathan Paul Lynch, 2014, Plant Physiology on p. 726-735

Large root cortical cell size improves drought tolerance in maize

Joseph G. Chimungu, Kathleen M. Brown, Jonathan P. Lynch, 2014, Plant Physiology on p. 2166-2178

Elective Cancer Surgery in COVID-19-Free Surgical Pathways during the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic: An International, Multicenter, Comparative Cohort Study

James C. Glasbey, Dmitri Nepogodiev, Joana F.F. Simoes, Omar Omar, Elizabeth Li, Mary L. Venn, Mohammad K.Abou Chaar, Vita Capizzi, Daoud Chaudhry, Anant Desai, Jonathan G. Edwards, Jonathan P. Evans, Marco Fiore, Jose Flavio Videria, Samuel J. Ford, Ian Ganly, Ewen A. Griffiths, Rohan R. Gujjuri, Angelos G. Kolias, Haytham M.A. Kaafarani, Ana Minaya-Bravo, Siobhan C. McKay, Helen M. Mohan, Keith J. Roberts, Carlos San Miguel-Méndez, Peter Pockney, Richard Shaw, Neil J. Smart, Grant D. Stewart, Sudha Sundar, Raghavan Vidya, Aneel A. Bhangu, C. Allemand, L. Boccalatte, M. Figari, M. Lamm, J. Larrañaga, C. Marchitelli, F. Noll, D. Odetto, M. Perrotta, J. Saadi, L. Zamora, C. Alurralde, E. L. Caram, D. Eskinazi, J. P. Mendoza, M. Usandivaras, R. Badra, A. Esteban, 2021, Journal of Clinical Oncology on p. 66-78

A mechanistic framework for auxin dependent Arabidopsis root hair elongation to low external phosphate

Rahul Bhosale, Jitender Giri, Bipin K. Pandey, Ricardo F.H. Giehl, Anja Hartmann, Richard Traini, Jekaterina Truskina, Nicola Leftley, Meredith Hanlon, Kamal Swarup, Afaf Rashed, Ute Voß, Jose Alonso, Anna Stepanova, Jeonga Yun, Karin Ljung, Kathleen M. Brown, Jonathan P. Lynch, Liam Dolan, Teva Vernoux, Anthony Bishopp, Darren Wells, Nicolaus Von Wirén, Malcolm J. Bennett, Ranjan Swarup, 2018, Nature Communications

Phenotypic diversity of root anatomical and architectural traits in Zea species

Amy L. Burton, Kathleen M. Brown, Jonathan P. Lynch, 2013, Crop Science on p. 1042-1055

Root cortical burden influences drought tolerance in maize

Raúl E. Jaramillo, Eric A. Nord, Joseph G. Chimungu, Kathleen M. Brown, Jonathan P. Lynch, 2013, Annals of Botany on p. 429-437