Maheswari Jayakannan

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Maheswari Jayakannan

Postdoctoral Fellow

Old Medical Building , Sandy Bay Campus

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Fields of Research

  • Crop and Pasture Post Harvest Technologies (incl. Transportation and Storage) (070307)
  • Plant Physiology (060705)
  • Plant Cell and Molecular Biology (060702)

Research Objectives

  • Expanding Knowledge in the Biological Sciences (970106)
  • Barley (820501)
  • Management of Water Consumption by Plant Production (829805)
  • Environmentally Sustainable Plant Production (829899)


Total publications


Journal Article

(4 outputs)
2015Jayakannan M, Bose J, Babourina O, Rengel Z, Shabala S, 'Salicylic acid in plant salinity stress signalling and tolerance', Plant Growth Regulation, 76, (1) pp. 25-40. ISSN 0167-6903 (2015) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1007/s10725-015-0028-z [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 83Web of Science - 77

Co-authors: Bose J; Shabala S


2015Jayakannan M, Bose J, Babourina O, Shabala S, Massart A, et al., 'The NPR1-dependent salicylic acid signalling pathway is pivotal for enhanced salt and oxidative stress tolerance in Arabidopsis', Journal of Experimental Botany, 66, (7) pp. 1865-1875. ISSN 0022-0957 (2015) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1093/jxb/eru528 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 50Web of Science - 42

Co-authors: Bose J; Shabala S


2013Jayakannan M, Bose J, Babourina O, Rengel Z, Shabala S, 'Salicylic acid improves salinity tolerance in Arabidopsis by restoring membrane potential and preventing salt-induced K+ loss via GORK channel', Journal of Experimental Botany, 64, (8) pp. 2255-2268. ISSN 0022-0957 (2013) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1093/jxb/ert085 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 90Web of Science - 82

Co-authors: Bose J; Shabala S


2011Jayakannan M, Babourina O, Rangel Z, 'Improved measurements of Na+ fluxes in plants using calixarene-based microelectrodes', Journal of Plant Physiology, 168, (10) pp. 1045-1051. ISSN 0176-1617 (2011) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1016/j.jplph.2010.12.006 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 29Web of Science - 27