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Dr Caixia Li

Biosafety Safety Manager
Biological Safety

Contact details
Address
Biological Safety
The University of Western Australia (M459)
35 Stirling Highway
CRAWLEY WA 6009
Australia
Phone
+61 8 6488 4701
Email
caixia.li@uwa.edu.au
Biography
I have background in Plant Biology, Genetics and Pathology. I moved to research management after I have been a researcher for nearly 15 years.
Key research
Plant-pathogen interactions
Programmed cell death
Plant genetics and breeding
Publications
Recent publications in refereed journals:

C. X. Li, Susan J. Barker, David G. Gilchrist, James E. Lincoln and Wallace A. Cowling (2008) Leptosphaeria maculans elicits apoptosis co-incident with leaf lesion formation and hyphal advance in Brassica napus. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions 21: 1143-1153.
C. X. Li, K. Sivasithamparam, M. J. Barbetti (2008) Complete resistance to leaf and staghead disease in Australian Brassica juncea germplasm exposed to infection by Albugo candida (white rust). Australian Plant Pathology ( in press).
C. X. Li, K. Sivasithamparam, M. J. Barbetti (2008) New sources of resistance to Sclerotinia stem rot caused by Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in Chinese and Australian Brassica napus and Brassica juncea germplasm screened under Western Australian conditions. Australian Plant Pathology (in press).
C.- X. Li, K. Sivasithamparam, G. Walton, P. Fels, M. J. Barbetti (2008), Both incidence and severity of white rust disease reflect host resistance in Brassica juncea germplasm from Australia, China and India, screened using artificial or natural inoculum in field trials as well as in glasshouse trials, Field Crops Research 106:1-8.
C. X. Li,, N. Wratten, P.A. Salisbury, W.A. Burton, T.D. Potter, G. Walton, H Li, K. Sivasithamparam, S. Banga, D. Singh, S. Y. Liu, T. D. Fu, M. J. Barbetti (2008), Relative responses of Brassica napus and B. juncea germplasm from Australia, China and India to the Australian races of the blackleg fungus (Leptosphaeria maculans), Australian Plant Pathology 37: 162-170.
P. Kumar, C.- X. Li, M. J. Barbetti, M. P. You, Li Hua, K. Sivasithamparam (2008), First Report of Powdery Mildew Caused by Erysiphe cruciferarum on Brassica juncea in Australia. Plant Disease 92: 650.
C. X. Li , K. Sivasithamparam , G. Walton, P. Salisbury, W. Burton, S. Banga, Shashi Banga, C. Chattopadhyay, A. Kumar, R. Singh, D. Singh, A. Agnohotri, S. Y. Liu, Y. C. Li, T. D. Fu, Y. F. Wang, M. J. Barbetti (2007), Expression and relationships of resistance to white rust (Albugo candida) at cotyledonary, seedling and flowering stages in Brassica juncea germplasm from Australia, China and India. Australian Journal of Agricultural Research 58: 259-264
C. X. Li, H. Li , A. B. Siddique, K. Sivasithamparam, P. Salisbury, S. S. Banga, Shashi Banga, C. Chattopadhyay, A. Kumar, R. Singh, D. Singh, A. Agnihotri, S. Y. Liu, Y. C. Li, T. D. Fu, Y. F. Wang and M. J. Barbetti (2007), The importance of the type and time of inoculation and assessment in the determination of resistance in Brassca napus and B. juncea to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum. Australian Journal of Agricultural Research 58 1198-1203.
C. X. Li, H. Li , K. Sivasithamparam , T. D. Fu, Y. C. Li, S. Y. Liu, and M. J. Barbetti (2006) Expression of field resistance under Western Australian conditions to Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in Chinese and Australian Brassica napus and Brassica juncea germplasm and its relation with stem diameter. Australian Journal of Agricultural Research 57, 1131-1135.
C. X. Li &W. Cowling (2003) Identification of a single dominant allele for resistance to blackleg in Brassica napus ‘Surpass 400’. Plant Breeding122, 485-488.
Languages
Fluent English and Chinese mandarin
Previous positions
Manager of Human Ethics office and Executive Officer of Human Research Ethics Committee
Research profile
Research profile and publications
 

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