Central Science Laboratory

Publications by Assoc/Prof Noel Davies

2014
  • 'Foliar quality of co-occurring mallee eucalypts: balance of primary and secondary metabolites reflects past growing conditions' M.J.Steinbauer, I.R.Wallis, N.W.Davies, S.J.Watson,   Chemoecology, in press  (2014)
  • ‘Comment on “Structural characterization of dissolved organic matter: a review of current techniques for isolation and analysis” by E. C. Minor, M. M. Swenson, B. M. Mattson, and A. R. Oyler,  Environ. Sci.: Processes Impacts, 2014, 16, 2064’   N.W.Davies, S.Sandron, P.N.Nesterenko, B.Paull, R.Wilson, P.Haddad, R.Shellie, A.Rojas Environ. Sci.: Processes Impacts,   in press (2014)
  • ‘UPLC-MS/MS assay for detection of cotinine, 3'-hydroxycotinine and their glucuronides in smokers’ urine’,  M.D.Shastri, W.Lu, S.G.Ferguson, N.W.Davies, C.K.Narkowicz, G.A.Jacobson, Analytical Letters, in press (2014)
  • 'Pilosulins: A  review of Myrmecia pilosula venom components and ttheir bioactivities' T.Wanandy, N.Gueven, N.W.Davies, M.D.Wiese,  Toxicon, in press (2014)
  • ‘Chemical cues, hibernation and reproduction in female short-beaked echidnas (Tachyglossus aculeatus setosus): Implications for sexual conflict’ R.L.Harris, E.Z.Cameron, N.W.Davies,  S.C.Nicol,  chapter in Chemical Signals in Vertebrates,  Volume 13, 2014,  Springer
  • 'EARLY FLOWERING3 regulates flowering in spring barley by controlling gibberellin production and FLOWERING LOCUS T expression' S.A.Boden, D.Weiss, J.J.Ross, N.W.Davies, B.Trevaskis, P.Chandler, S.Swain,  The Plant Cell, in press (2014)
  • 'Evidence that indole-3-acetic  acid is not synthesized via indole-3-acetamide in pea roots' L.C.Quittenden, N.W. Davies, E.McAdam, J.J.Ross,  Journal of Plant Growth Regulation, in press (2014)
  • ‘Population divergence in the ontogenetic trajectories of foliar terpenes of a Eucalyptus species’ C.Borzak,B.Potts, N.W. Davies,  J.O’Reilly-Wapstra,  Annals of Botany in press (2014)
  • 'Analysis of the enol-keto tautomers of indole-3-pyruvic acid' N.D.Tivendale, N.W.Davies, J.Horne, J.J.Ross, J.A.Smith Australian Journal of Chemistry, in press (2014)
  • ‘Can an ancestral condition for milk oligosaccharides be determined?  Evidence from the Tasmanian echidna (Tachyglossus aculeatus setosus)’ O.T.Oftedal, S.C.Nicol, N.W.Davies, N.Sekii, E.Taufik,  K.Fukuda, T.Saito, T.Urashima,  Glycobiology,  13(9), 826-839 (2014)
  • 'Effect of limited water availability on foliar plant secondary metabolites of two Eucalyptus species'  A.B.McKiernan, M.J.Hovenden, T.J.Brodribb, B.N.Potts, N.W.Davies, J.M.O’Reilly-Wapstra,  Environmental & Experimental Botany, in press (2014)
  • ‘Hypolipidaemic effect of crude extract from Carpobrotus rossii (pigface) in healthy rats’  A.D.Pirie,  N.W.Davies, K.D.K Ahuja, M.Adams, C.Shing, C.Narkowicz, G.A.Jacobson, D.P.Geraghty, Food and Chemical Toxicology  66, 134-139 (2014)
  •  'Chemical signals in the echidna: differences between seasons, sexes, individuals and gland types' R.L.Harris, E.Z.Cameron, B.R.Holland, N.W.Davies, S.C.Nicol  Journal of Zoology   – in press (2014)
  • 'Determination of pergolide in horse plasma by LC-MS/MS for pharmacokinetic applications' G.Jacobson, A.Pirie, S.Edwards, K.J.Hughes, N.W.Davies    Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis, 94,54-57 (2014)
2013
  • 'Whole plant versus leaf-level regulation of photosynthetic responses after partial defoliation in Eucalyptus globulus saplings' A.Eyles, E.A.Pinkard, N.W.Davies, R.Corkrey, K.Churchill, A.P.O'Grady, P.Sands, C.Mohammed Journal of Experimental Botany, 64(6), 1625-1636 (2013)
  • 'Determination of optimal timing of 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid foliar applications for common scab control in potato' H.K.Thompson, R.S.Tegg, N.W.Davies, J.J.Ross, C.R.Wilson Annals of Applied Biology 162(2), 242-256 (2013)
  • ‘Identification of  desmostanol  as a  novel  vertebrate sterol  in short-beaked echidna secretions’ R.L.Harris, N.W.Davies, S.C. Nicol Australian Mammalogy 35, 255-258 (2013)
  • 'Enhanced resistance to the cellulose biosynthetic inhibitors thaxtomin A and isoxaben in Arabidopsis thaliana mutants also provides specific co-resistance to the auxin transport inhibitor 1-NPA' R.S.Tegg, S.N.Shabala, T.A.Cuin, N.W.Davies, C.R.Wilson,   BMC Plant Biology,   13 (1) Article 76 (2013)
2012
  • 'A mutation affecting the synthesis of 4-chloro-3-acetic acid'  J.J. Ross, N.D.Tivendale, S.E.Davidson, J.B.Reid, N.W.Davies, L.J.Quittenden  J.A.Smith  Plant Signaling and Behavior, 7 (12) (2012), 1-4
  • 'Scent Chemicals of the Brushtail Possum, Trichosurus vulpecula' Journal of Chemical Ecology  38 (2012), 1318-1339
  • 'Stability of plant defensive traits among populations in two Eucalyptus species under elevated carbon dioxide'  A.N.McKiernan,  J.M.O'Reilly-Wapstra,  G.Iason, G.Sanson, N.W.Davies, P.Tilyard, D.Williams, B.M.Potts, Journal of Chemical Ecology, 38 (2012), 204-212
  • 'Mammalian herbivores reveal  marked  genetic divergence among populations of an endangered plant species' A.N.Mann, J.M.O'Reilly-Wapstra, G.Iason, G.Sanson, N.W.Davies, P.Tilyard, D.Williams, B.M.Potts,  Oikos,  121 (2012), 268-276
  • ‘Hormonal changes during non-climacteric ripening in strawberry’ G.M.Symons, Y-J.Chua,  J.J.Ross, L.J.Quittenden, N.W.Davies,  J.B.Reid,  Journal of  Experimental  Botany, 63 (2012), 4741-4750
  • ‘Biosynthesis of the halogenated auxin, 4-chloroindole-3-acetic acid’  N.D.Tivendale, S.E.Davidson,N.W.Davies, J.A.Smith, J.Dalmais,  A.I.Bendahmane,  L.J.Quittenden, L.Sutton, R.K.Bala, C.Le Signor, R.Thompson,  J.Horne,  J.B.Reid,  J.J.Ross,  Plant Physiology,  159(3) (2012), 1055-1063
  • 'Chemical composition of secretions in the Tasmanian short-beaked echidna (Tachyglossus aculeatus setosus)”  R.L. Harris, N.W.Davies, S.C.Nicol    Chemical Senses,37(9)  (2012), 819-836
  • ‘Metabolomics reveals increased isoleukotoxin diol (12,13-DHOME) in human plasma after acute Intralipid infusion’  L.W.Edwards, N.G.Lawler, S.B.Nikolic, J.M.Peters, J.Horne, R.Wilson, N.W.Davies, J.E.Sharman  Journal  of Lipid Research,  53 (2102), 1979-1986
2011
  • ‘Strigolactones promote nodulation in pea’  E.Foo,  N.W.Davies,   Planta   234(5) (2011), 1073-1081
  • 'Evaluation of mid-to-late transition metal imine catalysts for acetylene oligomerisation: a high activity bis(imino)pyridine iron(II) catalyst'   S.M.Karpiniec,  D.S.McGuinness, G.J.P.Britovsek,  N.W.Davies, J. Patel,   Catalysis Today 178 (2011),  64-71
  • 'Detecting traces of methyl eugenol in essential oils: tea tree oil, a case study' I.Southwell, M.Russell, N.W.Davies, Flavour and Fragrance Journal, 26(5) (2011), 336-340
  • 'Unexpected properties of ectoine synthase and its application for the synthesis of an engineered compatible solute'  M.H.J.Witt, N.W.Davies, E.A. Galinski Applied Microbiology and Technology, 91(1) (2011), 113-122
  • 'Stability of Myrmecia pilosula (Jack Jumper) ant venom for use in immunotherapy'  M.D.Wiese, N.W.Davies, T.K.Chataway, R.W.Milne, S.G.A.Brown, R.J.Heddle, Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis  54 (2011), 303-310
  • 'Glycosidic conjugates of C13 norisoprenoids, monoterpenoids and cucurbates  in Boronia megastigma (Nees)' C.M.Cooper, N.W.Davies, C.A.Motti, R.C.Menary Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 59(6)(2011), 2610-2617
  • 'Quantitative trait loci for foliar terpenes in a global eucalypt species' J.M.O'Reilly-Wapstra, J.S.Freeman, N.W.Davies, R.W.Vaillancourt, H.Fitzgerald, B.M.Potts Tree Genetics and Genomes, 7 (2011), 485-498
  • 'Reassessing the role of YUCCAs in auxin biosynthesis' J.J.Ross, N.D.Tivendale, J.B.Reid, N.W.Davies, P.P.Molesworth, J.A.Smith, E.Lowe, S.E.Davidson Plant Signaling and Behavior, 6(3) (2011), 437-439
2010
  • 'Reassessing the role of N-hydroxytryptamine in auxin biosynthesis'  N.D.Tivendale, N.W.Davies, P.P.Molesworth, S.E.Davidson, J.A.Smith, E.Lowe, J.B.Reid, J.J.Ross,  Plant Physiology 154 (2010), 1957-1965
  • 'Unravelling the mechanism of polymerisation with the Phillips catalyst' D.S.McGuiness, N.W.Davies, J.Horne, I.Ivanov Organometallics  29 (2010), 6111-6116
  • 'Hydrogen-Deuterium exchange on aromatic rings during Atmospheric Pressure Chemical Ionization mass spectrometry' N.W.Davies, J.A.Smith, P.P.Molesworth, J.J.Ross Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 24 (2010), 1105-1110
  • 'Volatile  organic compounds in runners near a roadway: increased blood levels after short duration exercise' C.Blair, G.A.Jacobson, J.Walls, N.W.Davies British Journal of Sports Medicine 44(2010), 731-735
  • ‘An examination of the leaf oils of Tasmanian Kunzea ambigua, other Kunzea species and commercial Kunzea oil' J.Thomas, N.W.Davies, C.N.Narkowicz,  G.A.Jacobson Journal of Essential Oil Research 22 (2010), 381-385
  • ‘A new mechanistic pathway under Sonogashira reaction protocol involving multiple acetylene insertions’  R.C.Jones, A.J.Canty, T.Caradoc-Davies, N.W.Davies, M.G.Gardiner, P.J.Marriott, C.P.G.Rühle, and V-A Tolhurst Dalton Transactions 30 (2010), 3799-3801
  • 'Early ontogenetic trajectories vary among defence chemicals in seedlings of a fast-growing eucalypt' C.McArthur, P.E.Loney, N.W.Davies, G.J.Jordan Austral Ecology, 35 (2010), 157-166
2009
  • 'Identification, synthesis and field testing of (3Z,6Z,9Z)-3,6,9-henicosatriene, a second bioactive component of the sex pheromone of the autumn gum moth, Mnesampela privata (Lepidoptera: Geometridae)' P.W.Walker, G.R.Allen, N.W.Davies, J.A.Smith, P.P.Molesworth, A.Nilsson, F.Andersson, E.Hedenstrom, Journal of Chemical Ecology 35 (2009), 1411-1422
  • 'Acetylene oligomerisation with metallocene  catalysts and triethylaluminium: the peculiar course of the Aufbau  reaction with acetylene' S.Karpiniec, D.McGuiness, J.Patel, N.W.Davies Organometallics 28 (2009), 5722-5732
  • 'Papyriferic acid, an antifeedant triterpene from birch trees, inhibits succinate dehydrogenase from liver mitochondria' S.McLean, S.Richards, S-L.Cover, S.Brandon, N.W.Davies, J.P.Bryant, T.P.Clausen, Journal of Chemical Ecology  35(2009), 1252-1261
  • 'Revisiting the Aufbau reaction with acetylene: growth at aluminium producing a unique oligomer distribution' S.Karpiniec, D.McGuiness, J.Patel, N.W.Davies Chemistry - A European Journal 15 (2009), 1082-1085
  • 'Epicuticular waxes and plant primary metabolites on the surface of juvenile Eucalyptus globulus and E. nitens (Myrtaceae) leaves' M.J.Steinbauer, N.W.Davies, C.Gaertner, S.Derridj Australian Journal of Botany 57(2009), 474-485
  • 'Auxin biosynthesis in Pisum sativum (pea); Characterisation of the tryptamine pathway' L.J.Quittenden, N.W.Davies, J.A.Smith, P.Molesworth, N.D.Tivendale, J.J.Ross Plant Physiology  151 (2009), 1130-1138
  • 'Improving the cost efficiency of quality  assurance screening for microbial mycotoxins  in malting barley' M.Kaur, M.Sheehy, D.C.Stewart, J.P.Bowman, N.W.Davies, D.E. Evans  Journal of the American Society of Brewing Chemists  67(2009), 95-98
  • ‘An evaluation of the repellent properties of volatile  extracts from the Australian native plant Kunzea ambigua against Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culcidae)'  J.Thomas, C.W.Webb, C.Narkowicz, G.A.Jacobson, G.M.Peterson,  N.W.Davies, R.C.Russell, Journal of Medical Entomology 46 (2009), 1387-1391
  • ‘Changes in some carotenoids and apocarotenoids during flower development in Boronia megastigma (Nees)'  C.Cooper, N.W.Davies, R.C.Menary Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 57 (2009), 1513-1520
  • 'A novel compound from celery seed with a bactericidal effect against Helicobacter pylori' Y.Zhou, B Taylor, T.J.Smith, M.Clench, N.W.Davies, K.D.Rainsford Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology 61(2009), 1067-1077
2008
  • ‘Study of new extraction methods for separation of anthocyanins from red grape skins: Analysis by HPLC and LC-MS/MS' A.Ghassempour, R. Heydari, Z.Talebpour,  A.R.Fakhari, A.Rassouli, N.W.Davies, H.Y. Aboul-Enein Journal of Liquid Chromatography & Related Technologies 31 (2008),  2686–2703
  • 'Discrimination between seedlings of Eucalyptus globulus, E. nitens and their F1 hybrid using near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy and foliar oil content’ J.R.Humphreys, J.M.O’Reilly-Wapstra, J.L. Harbard, N.W.Davies, A.R.Griffin,G.R.Jordan, B.M.Potts Silvae Genetica57(4-5) (2008), 262-269
  • 'Ethylene oligomerization with Cr-NHC catalysts: further insights into the extended matallacycle mechanism of chain growth' D.S.McGuinness, J.Suttil, M.G.Gardiner, N.W.Davies Organometallics 27 (2008), 4238-4247
  • 'Pilosulin 5, a novel histamine-releasing peptide of a species from the Australian ant genus Myrmecia' H.Inagaki, M.Agaki, H.T.Imai, R.W.Taylor, T.Kubo, N.W.Davies, M.Wiese Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics 477 (2008), 411-416
  • 'Auxin-induced resistance to common scab disease of potato linked to inhibition of thaxtomin A toxicity' R.S.Tegg, W.M.Gill, H.Thompson, N.W.Davies, J.J.Ross, C.R.Wilson Plant Disease 92( 2008), 1321-1328
  • 'The hormonal regulation of de-etiolation' G.M.Symons, J.J. Smith, T. Nomura, N.W.Davies, T.Yokota, J.B. Reid Planta 127 (2008), 1115-1125
  • ‘A photosynthetic alveolate closely related to apicomplexan parasites’ R.B.Moore M. Obornik, T.Chrudimsky, J. Janouskovec, M.Vancova, D.H.Green, S.W.Wright, N.W.Davies, C.J.S.Bolch, K. Heimann, O. Hoegh-Guldberg, J.M. Logsdon Jr, D.A.Carter Nature 451(2008), 959-963
  • ‘Causes and consequences of host expansion by Mnesampela privata (Lepidoptera: Geometridae)’ F.Östrand, I.R.Wallis, N.W.Davies, M.Matsuk, M. Steinbauer Journal of Chemical Ecology 34 (2008), 153-167
  • 'Constitutive or induced defences - how does Eucalyptus globulus defend itself from larval feeding?' L.P.Rapley, G.R.Allen, B.M.Potts, N.W.Davies Chemocecology 17 (2008), 235-243
  • 'Myrmecia pilosula (Jack Jumper) ant venom: Validation of a procedure to standardise an allergy vaccine' M.D.Wiese, R.W.Milne, N.W.Davies, T.K.Chataway, S.G.A.Brown, R.J.Heddle Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis 46 (2008), 58-65  
2007
  • 'Use of anti-oxidant BHT in situ for the synthesis of readily oxidized compounds: Application to the synthesis of the moth pheromone (Z,Z,Z)-Nonadeca-3,6,9-triene' N.W.Davies, G.Meredith, P.P.Molesworth,  J.A.Smith Australian Journal of Chemistry 60 (2007), 848-849
  • 'Pharmacokinetics of 1,8-cineole, a dietary toxin, in the brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula)', S.McLean, R.R.Boyle, S.Brandon, N.W.Davies, J.S.Sorensen Xenobiotica 37(9)(2007), 903-922
  • 'Myrmecia pilosula (Jack Jumper) ant venom: Identification of allergens and revised nomenclature' M.D.Wiese, S.G.A.Brown, T.K.Chataway, N.W.Davies, R.W.Milne, S.J.Aulfrey, R.J.Heddle Allergy 62 (2007), 437-443
  • "Phenolic acclimation to ultra-violet-A irradiation in Eucalyptus nitens seedlings raised across a nutrient environment gradient'" D.C.Close, C.McArthur, A.E.Hagerman, N.W.Davies, C.L.Beadle Photosynthetica 45(1) (2007), 36-42
  • "Gravistimulation leads to asymmetry of both auxin and gibberellin levels in barley pulvini" C.M. Wohlbang, N.W.Davies, S.A.Taylo, J.J.Ross Physiologia Plantarum 131 (2007), 140-148
2006
  • "Regiospecificity profiles of storage and membrane lipids from the gill and muscle tissue of Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar L) grown at elevated temperature" M.R.Miller, P.D. Nichols, J.Barnes, N.W. Davies, E.J.Peacock, C.G. Carter Lipids 41(9) (2006), 865-876
  • "How do soil nutrients affect within-plant patterns of herbivory?" P.E.Loney, C.McArthur, G.J.Jordan, G. Sanson, N.W.Davies, D.C.Close Oecologia, 150(2006), 409-420
  • "Reductive disproportionation of carbon dioxide by a Sm(II) complex: unprecedented f-element reactivity giving a carbonate complex" M.G.Gardiner, N.W.Davies, A.S.P.Frey, J.Wang Chemical Communications 2006, 4853-4855
  • "Spatial scale of the patchiness of plant poisons: a critical influence on foraging efficiency", N.L.Wiggins, C.McArthur, N.W.Davies, S. McLean Ecology, 87(9) (2006), 2236-2243
  • "In situ lubricant degradation in Antarctic marine sediments 1. Short-term results" B.A.W.Thompson, N.W.Davies, P.M.Goldsworthy, M.J.Riddle, I.Snape, J.S.Stark Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 25(2) (2006), 356-366
  • ‘Seasonal fluctuations in pigment chemistry of co-occurring plant hemi-parasites of distinct form and function' D.C Close, N.J. Davidson, N.W. Davies Environmental and Experimental Botany 58 (2006), 41-46
  • "Proteomic analysis of Myrmecia pilosula (Jack Jumper) ant venom" M.D.Wiese, T.K.Chataway, N.W.Davies, R.J.Milne, S.G.A. Brown, W.Gai, R.J.Heddle Toxicon 47 (2006), 208-217
  • "Effect of drying conditions on pyrethrins content" S. Morris, N.W. Davies, P.H.Brown, T.Groom Industrial Crops and Products 23 (2006), 9-14
  • "Diet switching in a generalist mammalian folivore: fundamental to maximising intake" N.L. Wiggins, C. McArthur, N.W.Davies Oecologia 147(2006), 650-657
  • "Behavioural responses of a generalist mammalian folivore to the physiological constraints of a chemically defended diet" N.L.Wiggins, C.McArthur, N.W. Davies, S. McLean Journal of Chemical Ecology 32(6) (2006), 1133-1147
  • "A role for ethylene in the phytochrome-mediated control of vegetative development" E.Foo, J.J.Ross, N.W.Davies, J.B. Reid, J.L.Weller The Plant Journal  46 (2006), 911-921
2005
  • "Stems of the Arabidopsis pin1-1 mutant are not deficient in free indole-3-acetic acid" S.E.Jones, J.S.Demeo, N.W.Davies, S.E.Noonan, J.J.Ross Planta 222 (2005), 530-534
  • "Unsaturated diether lipids in the psychrotrophic archaeon Halorubrum lacusprofundi" J.A.E.Gibson, M.R. Miller, N.W.Davies, G.P. Neill, D.S.Nichols, J.K.Volkman Systematic and Applied Microbiology 28 (2005), 19-26
  • "Effect of drying temperature and air flow on the production and retention of secondary metabolites in saffron"  M.J.Gregory, R.C.Menary, N.W.Davies Journal of Agricultural & Food Chemistry 53 (2005), 5969-5975
  • "Inheritance of resistance to mammalian herbivores and of plant defensive chemistry in a Eucalyptus species"' J.M.O'Reilly-Wapstra, B.M.Potts, C.McArthur, N.W.Davies, P.Tilyard Journal of Chemical Ecology 31 (2005), 357-375
  • "Effects of nutrient variability on the genetic based resistance of Eucalyptus globulus to a mammalian herbivore and on plant defensive chemistry" J.M. O'Reilly-Wapstra, B.M.Potts, C.McArthur, N.W.Davies Oecologia 142 (2005), 597-605
  • "Polyphenols in Acacia mangium and Acacia auriciuliformis heartwood with reference to heartrot susceptibility" K.M.Barry, R.Mihara, N.W.Davies, C.L.Mohammed Journal of Wood Science 51 (2005), 615-621
  • "Patterns of peripheral steroid metabolism vary with sex, season and tissue type in blotched blue-tongued lizards (Tiliqua nigrolutea)" A.Edwards, S.M.Jones, N.W.Davies General and Comparative Endocrinology140 ( 2005), 13-24
2004
  • "Pigment dynamics during cold-induced photoinhibition of Acacia melanoxylon " T.L.Watson, D.C.Close, N.J.Davidson, N.W.Davies Functional Plant Biology 31 (2004), 481-489
  • "The dissipation of tebuconazole and propiconazole in Boronia" S.M.Garland, N.W.Davies, R.C. Menary Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 52 (2004), 6200-6204
  • "Cold adaptation in the Antarctic archaeon, Methanococcoides burtonii, involves membrane lipid unsaturation" D.S.Nichols, M.R.Miller, N.W.Davies, A.Goodchild, M.Raftery, R.Cavicchioli Journal of Bacteriology 196 (24), (2004), 8508-8515
  • "Role of Eucalyptus globulus wound wood extractives? evidence of superoxide dismutase-like activity" A. Eyles, N. W. Davies , T Mitsunaga, R. Mihara,  C. Mohammed Forest Pathology 34 (2004), 225-232
  • "Monoterpenes and epicuticular waxes help female autumn gum moth differentiate between waxy and glossy Eucalyptus and leaves of different age" M. J Steinbauer, F. P. Schiestl, N.W. Davies Journal of Chemical Ecology 30 (2004), 1117-1142
  • "Characterisation of major peptides in ‘jack jumper' ant venom by mass spectrometry" N.W.Davies, M.D.Wiese, S.G.Brown Toxicon 43 (2004), 173-183
  • "Jensenone; biological reactivity of a marsupial antifeedant from Eucalyptus" S.McLean, S.Brandon, N.W.Davies, W.J.Foley, H.K.Muller Journal of Chemical Ecology 30 (2004), 19-36
  • "Traumatic oil glands induced by pruning in the wound-associated phloem of Eucalyptus globulus: chemistry and histology" A.Eyles, N.W.Davies, C.Mohammed Trees: Structure and Function 18 (2004), 204-210
2003
  • "Wound wood formation in Eucalyptus globulus and Eucalyptus nitens: anatomy and chemistry" A.Eyles, N.W.Davies, C. Mohammed, Canadian Journal of Forest Research 33(2003), 2331-2339
  • "Distinction between different melanins using pyrolysis gas chromatography/mass spectrometry and the NIST mass spectral search algorithm" M.D.Bleasel, S.Aldous, N.W.Davies Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis 70(2003), 649-663
  • "Sex and season influence gonadal steroid biosynthetic pathways, end-product production and steroid conjugation in blotched blue-tongued lizards (Tiliqua nigrolutea)" A.Edwards, S.M.Jones, N.W.Davies General and Comparative Endocrinology 134 (2003), 131-138
  • "Host Response to natural infection by stem canker (Cytonaema sp.) in the aerial bark of Eucalyptus globulus" A.Eyles, N.W. Davies, Z.Q.Yuan, C.Mohammed Forest Pathology 33 (2003), 317-333
  • "Post-harvest chemical staining in blackwood (Acacia melanoxylon R. Br.)" K.M.Barry, N.W.Davies, C.L.Mohammed, C.L.Beadle Holzforschung 57 (2003), 230-236
  • "Novel detection of formylated phloroglucinol compounds (FPCs) in the wound-associated wood of Eucalyptus globulus and E. nitens - a wound response?" A.Eyles, N.W.Davies, C.Mohammed Journal of Chemical Ecology 29(4) (2003), 881-898
  • "Glucuronuria in the Koala" S.McLean, S.Brandon, N.W.Davies, R.Boyle, W.J. Foley, B.Moore,  G.J.Pass Journal of Chemical Ecology 29(2003), 1441-1453
  • "C-27 Apo-carotenoids in the flowers of Boronia megastigma (Nees)" C.M.Cooper, N.W.Davies,  R.C.Menary Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 51(8) (2003), 2384-2389
  • "LC-MS method for the determination of albuterol enantiomers in human plasma using manual SPE and a non-deuterated internal standard" G.A. Jacobsen, F.V. Chong, N.W. Davies Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis 31(6) (2003), 1237-1243
  • "Nursery conditions affect seedling chemistry, morphology and herbivore preferences for Eucalyptus nitens" C. McArthur, N. Marsh, D. Close, A. Walsh, S. Paterson, H. Fitzgerald, N.W. Davies Forest Ecology and Management 176(2003), 585-594
2002
  • "A possible alternative to 17-beta-estradiol in a viviparous lizard, Tiliqua nigrolutea" A.Edwards, S.M.Jones, N.W.Davies General and Comparative Endocrinology, 129 (2002), 114-121
  • "Effect of season and different fungi on phenolics in response to xylem wounding and inoculation in Eucalyptus nitens" K.M.Barry, N.W.Davies, C.L.Mohammed Forest Pathology 32 (2002), 163-178
  • "Application of SPME to the quantitative analysis of 1,8-cineole in blood and expired air in a Eucalyptus herbivore, the brushtail possum Trichosurus vulpecula " R.R.Boyle, G.J.Pass, S.McLean, S.Brandon, N.W.Davies Journal of Chromatography B (Biomedical Applications) 780 (2002), 397-406
  • "Uncoupling brassinosteroid levels and de-etiolation in pea" L.Schultz, G.M.Symons, L.Hubb, J.Kerckhoffs, N.W.Davies, D.Gregory and J.B.Reid Physiologia Plantarum 115 (2002), 311-319
  • "Microsomal metabolism and enzyme kinetics of the terpene, p-cymene, in the common brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula), koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) and rat" G.J.Pass, S.McLean, I.Stupans, N.W.Davies Xenobiotica 32(5) (2002), 383-387
  • "Genetic resistance of Eucalyptus globulus to autumn gum moth defoliation and the role of cuticular waxes" T.Jones, B.M.Potts, R.E.Vaillancourt, N.W.Davies, Canadian Journal of Forest Research 32 (2002), 1961-1969
  • "Improved detection of polyunsaturated fatty acids as phenacyl esters using liquid chromatography-ion trap mass spectrometry" D.S.Nichols, N.W.Davies Journal of Microbiological Methods 50(2) (2002), 103-113
  • "Bound volatiles in Brown Boronia flowers (Boronia megastigma)" H. MacTavish, N.W. Davies,  R.C. Menary American Chemical Society Symposium Series No. 802/Carotenoid-Derived Aroma Compounds, Chapter 13 (American Chemical Society, San Francisco, 2002)
2001
  • "Negative ion electrospray HPLC/MSn of hydrolyzable tannins" N.W.Davies and K. M. Barry, in: Emilio Gelpi. ed: Advances in Mass Spectrometry 15 (John Wiley & Sons, New York, 2001) pp. 893-894
  • "Metabolites of dietary 1,8-cineole in the male koala (Phascolarctos cinereus)" R. Boyle, S. McLean, W.Foley, N.W. Davies, E. Peacock, B. Moore, Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology -- Part C: Pharmacology, Toxicology and Endocrinology, 129 (4) (2001), 385-395
  • "Microsomal metabolism of the terpene 1,8-cineole in the common brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula), koala (Phascolarctos cinereus), rat and human" G.J.Pass, S.McLean, I.Stupans and N.W.Davies Xenobiotica, 31(4) (2001), 205-221
  • "Does excretion of secondary metabolites always involve a measurable cost? Fate of plant antifeedant salicin in common brushtail possum, Trichosurus vulpecula" S.McLean, G.Pass, W.J.Foley, S.Brandon and N.W.Davies Journal of Chemical Ecology 27(6) (2001), 1077-1089
  • "Temporal variation of tannins (galloylglucoses), flavonols and anthocyanins in leaves of Eucalyptus nitens seedlings: Implications for light attenuation and antioxidant activities" D.Close, N.W.Davies and C.Beadle Australian Journal of Plant Physiology 28(4) (2001), 269-278
  • "Identification of hydrolyzable tannins in the reaction zone of Eucalyptus nitens wood by high performance liquid chromatography/electrospray ionization mass spectrometry." K.M. Barry, N.W. Davies and C.L. Mohammed Phytochemical Analysis 12(2) (2001), 120-127
2000
  • "Biotransformation of 1,8-cineole in the brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula)" R.Boyle, S.McLean and N.W.Davies Xenobiotica 30(9) (2000), 915-932
  • "Fate of the dietary terpene, p-cymene, in the male koala" R.Boyle, S.McLean, W.J.Foley, B.D.Moore, N.W.Davies and S.Brandon Journal of Chemical Ecology 26 (2000), 1095-1111
  • "Emission of volatiles from brown boronia flowers: some comparative observations." H. S. MacTavish, N.W. Davies and R. C. Menary Annals of Botany 86(2) (2000), 347-354
1999
  • "Effect of drying on the degradation of cationic surfactants and separation performance in capillary zone electrophoresis of inorganic anions" A.H. Harakuwe, P.R.Haddad and N.W.Davies Journal of Chromatography 863(1) (1999), 81-87
  • "Olfactory communication in Australian marsupials with particular reference to brushtail possum, koala and eastern grey kangaroo" M.Salamon, N.W.Davies and D.M.Stoddart, in : R. Johnston, ed: Advances in Chemical Signals in Vertebrates VIII, (Kluwer Academic, Plenum Publishers, New York 1999), 85-98
  • "Comparitive metabolism of the terpene p-cymene in three arborial marsupials and the rat" R Boyle, S.McLean, W.F.Foley and N.W. Davies Journal of Chemical Ecology 25 (1999), 2109-2126
  • "Dissipation of propiconazole and tebuconazole in peppermint crops (Mentha piperita, (Labiatae)) and their residues in distilled oils" S.M.Garland, R.C.Menary, N.W.Davies Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 47(1) (1999), 294-298
1998
  • "Identification and variation of volatile compounds in the sternal gland secretions of male koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus Goldfuss)" M.Salamon and N.W.Davies, Journal of Chemical Ecology 24 (10) (1998), 1659-1676
  • "Synthesis and decomposition behaviour of pallada(IV)cyclopentane complexes" A.J.Canty, J.L.Hoare, N.W.Davies and P.R.Traill, Organometallics 17 (1998), 2046-2051
  • "Expression of gibberellin mutations in fruits of Pisum sativum" A.K.MacKenzie-Hose, J.J.Ross, N.W.Davies and S.M.Swain Planta 204 (3) (1998), 397-403
  • "Analysis of fossil pigments from algae and bacteria in meromictic Lake Fidler, Tasmania, and its application to lake management" D.Hodgson, S.Wright, P.Tyler and N.W.Davies Journal of Paleolimnology 19 (1998), 1-22
1997
  • "Mass spectrometric and reverse phase HPLC techniques for the identification of degraded fossil pigments in lake sediments and their application in paleolimnology" D.Hodgson, S.Wright and N.W.Davies Journal of Paleolimnology 18 (1997), 335-350
  • "Polyunsaturated fatty acids in the psychrophilic bacterium Shewanella gelidimarina ACAM 456T: molecular species analysis of major phospholipids and biosynthesis of eicosapentaenoic acid" D. S. Nichols, P.D. Nichols, N.J. Russell, N.W. Davies and T.A. McMeekin Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1347 (1997), 164-176
  • "Phytochemistry and bioassay studies of the Fijian Palaquium stehlinii Christoph (Sapotaceae)" S Sotheeswaran, M. Sharif, S Ali and N.W.Davies Natural Product Sciences 3(1) (1997), 55-58
1996
  • "Quantitative urinary excretion of unmetabolized N-tau-[Me-C-14] methylhistidine by the common ringtail possum (Pseudocheirus peregrinus: Marsupialia)." S.Watson, W.J.Foley, S.McLean, S. Brandon, and N.W Davies Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 115A (1996), 53-55
  • "Sternal gland secretions of the brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) and the Koala (Phascolarctos cinereus)." M. Salamon & N.W. Davies Chemical Senses 20 (1996) , pp 127-128
1995
  • "Determination of propiconazole residue in Boronia extract (concrete)" K.M.Groenewoud, N.W.Davies and R.C.Menary Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 43 (1995), 1230-1232
  • "Defensive secretions of Amorbus obscuricornis (Westwood), A. rubiginosus (Guerin-Meneville) and Gelonus tasmanicus (Le Guillou) (Hemiptera: Coreidae)" M.J.Steinbauer and N.W.Davies, Journal of the Australian Entomological Society 34 (1995), 75-78
1994
  • "Variation in leaf oil of Eucalyptus nitens and E.denticulata" Haifeng Li, J.L.Madden, and N.W.Davies Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 22 (1994), 631-640
  • "Identification and quantification of endogenous gibberellins in apical buds and the cambial zone of Eucalyptus" O. Hasan, B.G.Ridoutt, J.J.Ross, N.W.Davies and J.B.Reid Physiologia Plantarum 90 (1994), 475-480
1993
  • "Identification of some volatile compounds in the sternal gland secretion of the brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) and their effect on heart rate" M Salamon, N.W.Davies and D.M.Stoddart Sonderheft der Zeitsschrift fur Saugetierkunde. 58 (1993), 59-60
  • "Metabolic fate of dietary terpenes from Eucalyptus radiata in the Common Ringtail possum (Pseudocheirus peregrinus)" S.McLean, W.K.Foley, N.W.Davies, S.Brandon, Li Duo and A.J.Blackman, Journal of Chemical Ecology 19 (1993), 1625-1643
1992
  • "Enantiospecific GC-MS procedure for the determination of ketoprofen and ibuprofen enantiomers in synovial fluid and plasma: application to protein binding studies" D.S.Jack, R.H.Rumble, N.W.Davies and H.W.Francis Journal of Chromatography (Biomedical Applications) 584 (1992), 189-197
  • "Volatile and odorous compounds from the bryozoan Biflustra perfragilis" A.J.Blackman, N.W.Davies and C.E.Ralph, Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, 20(4) (1992), 339-342
  • "Hepatotoxic constituents in the rumen of Brachiaria decumbens intoxicated sheep" A.S.Abdullah, N.Lajis, J.B.Bremner, N.W.Davies, W.Mustapha and M.A.Rajon, Veterinary and Human Toxicology 34(2) (1992), 154-155
  • "Triterpenoids in bud exudates of Fijian Gardenia species (Rubiaceae)" N.W.Davies, J.M.Miller, R.Naidu and S.Sotheeswaran Phytochemistry 31 (1992), 159-162
1991
  • "An automated screening procedure using gas chromatography-mass spectrometry for identification of drugs after their extraction from biological samples" G.P.Neill, N.W.Davies and S.McLean Journal of Chromatography (Biomedical Applications) 565 (1991), 207-224
  • "Olefin isomerization catalysts based on dithio palladium(II) complexes" K.J.Cavell, K.Y.Chan, E.Peacock, N.W.Davies and M.J.Ridd Australian Journal of Chemistry 44 (1991), 171-180
1990
  • "Internode length in Lathyrus odoratus. Effects of mutants l and lb on gibberellin metabolism and levels" J.J.Ross, N.W.Davies, J.B.Reid and I.C.Murfett Physiologia Plantarum 79 (1990), 453-458
  • "Internode length in Lathyrus odoratus. The involvement of gibberellins" J.J.Ross, J.B.Reid, N.W.Davies and I.C.Murfett Physiologia Plantarum 79 (1990), 448-452
  • "Gas chromatographic retention indices of monoterpenes and sesquiterpenes on methyl silicone and Carbowax 20M phases" N.W.Davies Journal of Chromatography 503 (1990), 1-24
1989
  • "Updating instrument control modes on a VG 7070F" N.W.Davies in Advances in Mass Spectrometry 11(A), P.Longevialle editor, Heyden and Son, London (1989), 178-179
  • "Gas chromatographic quality control for oil of Melaleuca alternifolia, terpinene-4-ol type (Australian tea tree)" J.J.Brophy, N.W.Davies, I.A.Southwell, I.A.Stiff and L.Williams Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 37 (1989), 1330-1335
  • "Distribution and metabolism of 1,2,4-trimethylbenzene in the rat" J-Z.Huo, S.Aldous, K.Campbell and N.W.Davies Xenobiotica 19 (1989), 161-170
1988
  • "Open split interfaces in capillary GC-MS: yield and quantitative aspects" N.W.Davies Journal of Chromatography 450 (1988), 388-393
1987
  • "Drugs, alcohol and road accidents in Tasmania" S.McLean, R.S.Parsons, R.B.Chesterman, R.Dineen, M.G.Johnson and N.W.Davies Medical Journal of Australia 147 (1987), 6-11
1986
  • "Resolution of (+)- and (-)-a-difluoromethylornithine by capillary gas chromatography" S.Aldous and N.W.Davies Journal of Chromatography 357(2) (1986), 335-339
1985
  • "Formation of reactive metabolites of phenacetin in humans and rats" M.Veronese, S.McLean, C.A.D'Souza and N.W.Davies Xenobiotica 15 (1985), 929-940
  • "Mandibular gland secretions of two parasitoid wasps (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae)" N.W.Davies and J.L.Madden Journal of Chemical Ecology 11(8) (1985), 1115-1127
  • "Optimizing flow rates in capillary gas chromatography-mass spectrometry" N.W.Davies Journal of Chromatography 325(1) (1985), 23-35
1984
  • "Determination and optimization of flow rates in vacuum gas chromatography" N.W.Davies Analytical Chemistry 56(13) (1984), 2618-2620
  • "Temperature programming and flow rates in capillary gas chromatography" N.W.Davies Analytical Chemistry 56(13) (1984), 2600-2602
  • "Mass spectrometric determination of N-hydroxyphenacetin in urine using multiple metastable peak monitoring following thin layer chromatography" N.W.Davies, M.E.Veronese and S.McLean Journal of Chromatography (Biomedical Applications) 310 (1984), 179-187
1983
  • "Volatile constituents of Boronia megastigma flowers" N.W.Davies and R.C.Menary Perfumer and Flavorist 8(6) (1983), 3-8
  • "Direct quantitative determinations by multiple metastable peak monitoring 1. Warfarin in plasma" N.W.Davies, J.C.Bignall and M.S.Roberts Biomedical Mass Spectrometry 10 (1983), 646-651
  • "Tasmanian hop oils" N.W.Davies and R.C.Menary Journal of the Institute of Brewing 89 (1983), 321
  • "Hydrocarbon constituents of three Australian Dolichoderine ant species" J.J.Brophy, G.W.K.Cavill, N.W.Davies, T.D.Gilbert, R.P.Philp and W.Plant Insect Biochemistry 13(4) (1983), 381-389
1982
  • "GC/MS analysis of Tasmanian hop oils" N.W.Davies and R.C.Menary Proceedings VIIIth International Congress of Essential Oils Cannes, (1980), 259-264 (published 1982, Fedarom, Grasse, France)
  • "Mass spectra of some N-arylacetylhydroxamic acids, acetamidophenols and their methyl derivatives" N.W.Davies, W. Lenk and S.McLean Organic Mass Spectrometry 17 (1982), 649-651
  • "A rapid method for the generation of multiple constant parent ion spectra" N.W.Davies, J.C.Bignall and R.W.Lincolne Organic Mass Spectrometry 17(9) (1982), 451
  • "Essential oils of Tasmanian grown hops" N.W.Davies and R.C.Menary Journal of the Institute of Brewing 88 (1982), 80-83
1981
  • "The analysis of nitrate esters by combined gas chromatography and electron capture negative ion mass spectrometry" J.C.Bignall, N.W.Davies, M.Power, M.S.Roberts, P.A.Cossum and G.W.Boyd, in, Recent Developments in Mass Spectrometry in Biochemistry, Medicine and Environmental Research, 7 (Elsevier Scientific Publishing Co., Amsterdam , 1981) 111-122
  • "N-hydroxyphenacetin - a new urinary metabolite of phenacetin in the rat" S.McLean, N.W.Davies, H.Watson, W.A.Favretto and J.C.Bignall Drug Metabolism and Disposition 9 (1981), 255-260
1980
  • "Characterization of aggregation factors and associated compounds from the Argentine ant" G.W.K.Cavill, N.W.Davies and F.J.McDonald Journal of Chemical Ecology 6(2) (1980), 371-384
1979
  • "An Argentine Ant aggregation factor" G.W.K.Cavill, P.L.Robertson and N.W.Davies Experientia 35 (1979), 889-890
  • "Iridodials and nepetalactone in the defensive secretion of the coconut stick insect, Graeffea crouani" R.M.Smith, G.W.K.Cavill, J.J.Brophy and N.W.Davies Journal of Chemical Ecology 5(5) (1979), 727-735