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Publication list

2018
  • Hilton, S., Bennett, A.J., Chandler, D., Mills, P. and Bending, G.D. (2018) Preceding crop and seasonal effects influence fungal, bacterial and nematode diversity in wheat and oilseed rape rhizosphere and soil. Applied Soil Ecology, 126. pp. 34-46.
  • Bass, D., van der Gast, C., Thomson, S., Neuhauser, S., Hilton, S. and Bending, G.D., 2018. Plant Rhizosphere Selection of Plasmodiophorid Lineages from Bulk Soil: The Importance of “Hidden” Diversity. Frontiers in Microbiology, 9, p.168.
  • Barnes, C.J., van der Gast, C.J., McNamara, N.P., Rowe, R. and Bending, G.D., 2018. Extreme rainfall affects assembly of the root‐associated fungal community. New Phytologist.
  • Wibowo, A., Becker, C., Durr, J., Price, J., Staepen, S., Hilton, S., Putra, H., Papareddy, R., Saintain, Q., Harvey, S. and Bending, G.D., 2018. Incomplete reprogramming of cell-specific epigenetic marks during asexual reproduction leads to heritable phenotypic variation in plants. bioRxiv, p.267955.
2017
  • Elias, D.M., Rowe, R.L., Pereira, M.G., Stott, A.W., Barnes, C.J., Bending, G.D. and McNamara, N.P., 2017. Functional differences in the microbial processing of recent assimilates under two contrasting perennial bioenergy plantations. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 114, pp.248-262.
  • Gosling, P., Gast, C. and Bending, G.D., 2017. Converting highly productive arable cropland in Europe to grassland:–a poor candidate for carbon sequestration. Scientific reports, 7(1), p.10493.
  • Lidbury, I.D., Fraser, T., Murphy, A.R., Scanlan, D.J., Bending, G.D., Jones, A.M., Moore, J.D., Goodall, A., Tibbett, M., Hammond, J.P. and Wellington, E.M., 2017. The ‘known’genetic potential for microbial communities to degrade organic phosphorus is reduced in low‐pH soils. MicrobiologyOpen, 6(4), p.e00474.
  • Lidbury, I.D., Murphy, A.R., Fraser, T.D., Bending, G.D., Jones, A.M., Moore, J.D., Goodall, A., Tibbett, M., Hammond, J.P., Scanlan, D.J. and Wellington, E.M., 2017. Identification of extracellular glycerophosphodiesterases in Pseudomonas and their role in soil organic phosphorus remineralisation. Scientific reports, 7(1), p.2179.
  • Elias, D.M., Rowe, R.L., Pereira, M.G., Stott, A.W., Barnes, C.J., Bending, G.D. and McNamara, N.P., 2017. warwick. ac. uk/lib-publications. Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 114, p.248e262.
  • Bending, G.D., 2017. The Rhizopshere and Its Microorganisms.
  • Orchard, S., Hilton, S., Bending, G.D., Dickie, I.A., Standish, R.J., Gleeson, D.B., Jeffery, R.P., Powell, J.R., Walker, C., Bass, D. and Monk, J., 2017. Fine endophytes (Glomus tenue) are related to Mucoromycotina, not Glomeromycota. New Phytologist, 213(2), pp.481-486.
2016
  • Kowalczyk, A., Price, O.R., van der Gast, C.J., Finnegan, C.J., van Egmond, R.A., Schäfer, H. and Bending, G.D., 2016. Spatial and temporal variability in the potential of river water biofilms to degrade p-nitrophenol. Chemosphere, 164, pp.355-362.
  • Lidbury, I.D., Murphy, A.R., Scanlan, D.J., Bending, G.D., Jones, A.M., Moore, J.D., Goodall, A., Hammond, J.P. and Wellington, E.M., 2016. Comparative genomic, proteomic and exoproteomic analyses of three Pseudomonas strains reveals novel insights into the phosphorus scavenging capabilities of soil bacteria. Environmental microbiology, 18(10), pp.3535-3549.
  • Álvarez-Martín, A., Hilton, S.L., Bending, G.D., Rodríguez-Cruz, M.S. and Sánchez-Martín, M.J., 2016. Changes in activity and structure of the soil microbial community after application of azoxystrobin or pirimicarb and an organic amendment to an agricultural soil. Applied soil ecology, 106, pp.47-57.
  • Barnes, C.J., Burns, C.A., van der Gast, C.J., McNamara, N.P. and Bending, G.D., 2016. Spatio-temporal variation of core and satellite arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus communities in Miscanthus giganteus. Frontiers in microbiology, 7, p.1278.
  • McClean, G.J., Meredith, W., Cross, A., Heal, K.V., Bending, G.D. and Sohi, S.P., 2016. The priming potential of environmentally weathered pyrogenic carbon during land‐use transition to biomass crop production. Gcb Bioenergy, 8(4), pp.805-817.
  • Barnes, C.J., van der Gast, C.J., Burns, C.A., McNamara, N.P. and Bending, G.D., 2016. Temporally variable geographical distance effects contribute to the assembly of root-associated fungal communities. Frontiers in microbiology, 7, p.195.
  • Gosling, P., Jones, J. and Bending, G.D., 2016. Evidence for functional redundancy in arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and implications for agroecosystem management. Mycorrhiza, 26(1), pp.77-83.
2015
  • McClean, G.J., Rowe, R.L., Heal, K.V., Cross, A., Bending, G.D. and Sohi, S.P., 2015. An empirical model approach for assessing soil organic carbon stock changes following biomass crop establishment in Britain. Biomass and Bioenergy, 83, pp.141-151.
  • Hunter, P.J., Pink, D.A. and Bending, G.D., 2015. Cultivar-level genotype differences influence diversity and composition of lettuce (Lactuca sp.) phyllosphere fungal communities. Fungal Ecology, 17, pp.183-186.
  • Taylor, A., Pereira, N., Thomas, B., Pink, D.A., Jones, J.E. and Bending, G.D., 2015. Growth and nutritional responses to arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi are dependent on onion genotype and fungal species. Biology and fertility of soils, 51(7), pp.801-813.
  • Hussain, S., Arshad, M., Springael, D., SøRensen, S.R., Bending, G.D., Devers-Lamrani, M., Maqbool, Z. and Martin-Laurent, F., 2015. Abiotic and biotic processes governing the fate of phenylurea herbicides in soils: a review. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, 45(18), pp.1947-1998.
  • Kowalczyk, A., Eyice, Ö., Schäfer, H., Price, O.R., Finnegan, C.J., van Egmond, R.A., Shaw, L.J., Barrett, G. and Bending, G.D., 2015. Characterization of para-nitrophenol degrading bacterial communities in river water using functional markers and stable isotope probing. Applied and environmental microbiology, pp.AEM-01794.
  • Kowalczyk, A., Martin, T.J., Price, O.R., Snape, J.R., van Egmond, R.A., Finnegan, C.J., Schäfer, H., Davenport, R.J. and Bending, G.D., 2015. Refinement of biodegradation tests methodologies and the proposed utility of new microbial ecology techniques. Ecotoxicology and environmental safety, 111, pp.9-22.
2014
  • Bennett, A.J., Hilton, S., Bending, G.D., Chandler, D. and Mills, P., 2014. Impact of fresh root material and mature crop residues of oilseed rape (Brassica napus) on microbial communities associated with subsequent oilseed rape. Biology and fertility of soils, 50(8), pp.1267-1279.
  • Hazard, C., Boots, B., Keith, A.M., Mitchell, D.T., Schmidt, O., Doohan, F.M. and Bending, G.D., 2014. Temporal variation outweighs effects of biosolids applications in shaping arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi communities on plants grown in pasture and arable soils. Applied soil ecology, 82, pp.52-60.
  • Howell, C.C., Hilton, S., Semple, K.T. and Bending, G.D., 2014. Resistance and resilience responses of a range of soil eukaryote and bacterial taxa to fungicide application. Chemosphere, 112, pp.194-202.
  • Prayogo, C., Jones, J.E., Baeyens, J. and Bending, G.D., 2014. Impact of biochar on mineralisation of C and N from soil and willow litter and its relationship with microbial community biomass and structure. Biology and Fertility of Soils, 50(4), pp.695-702.
  • Hazard, C., Gosling, P., Mitchell, D.T., Doohan, F.M. and Bending, G.D., 2014. Diversity of fungi associated with hair roots of ericaceous plants is affected by land use. FEMS microbiology ecology, 87(3), pp.586-600.
  • Hunter, P.J., Teakle, G. and Bending, G.D., 2014. Root traits and microbial community interactions in relation to phosphorus availability and acquisition, with particular reference to Brassica. Frontiers in plant science, 5, p.27.
  • Martín, A.Á., de Castro, J.M.O., Bending, G.D., Barnes, C.J., Juan, E.P., Martín, M.J.S. and Cruz, M.S.R., 2014. Mecanismo de disipación de tebuconazol en un suelo enmendado con residuos de champiñón y su incidencia en comunidades microbianas del suelo. In Retos y Oportunidades en la Ciencia del Suelo: VI Congreso Ibérico de la Ciencia del Suelo, Santiago de Compostela del 22 al 25 de junio de 2014 (pp. 245-248).
  • Taylor, A., Walker, C. and Bending, G.D., 2014. Dimorphic spore production in the genus Acaulospora. Mycoscience, 55(1), pp.1-4.
  • Howell, C.C., Semple, K.T. and Bending, G.D., 2014. Isolation and characterisation of azoxystrobin degrading bacteria from soil. Chemosphere, 95, pp.370-378.
  • Gosling, P., Proctor, M., Jones, J. and Bending, G.D., 2014. Distribution and diversity of Paraglomus spp. in tilled agricultural soils. Mycorrhiza, 24(1), pp.1-11.
2013
  • Perez-Brandan, C., Arzeno, J.L., Huidobro, J., Conforto, C., Grumberg, B., Hilton, S., Bending, G.D., Meriles, J.M. and Vargas-Gil, S., 2013. The effect of crop sequences on soil microbial, chemical and physical indicators and its relationship with soybean sudden death syndrome (complex of Fusarium species). Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research, 12(1), pp.252-264
  • Gosling, P., Parsons, N. and Bending, G.D., 2013. What are the primary factors controlling the light fraction and particulate soil organic matter content of agricultural soils?. Biology and fertility of soils, 49(8), pp.1001-1014.
  • Semple, K.T., Riding, M.J., McAllister, L.E., Sopena-Vazquez, F. and Bending, G.D., 2013. Impact of black carbon on the bioaccessibility of organic contaminants in soil. Journal of hazardous materials, 261, pp.808-816.
  • Davies, L.O., Schäfer, H., Marshall, S., Bramke, I., Oliver, R.G. and Bending, G.D., 2013. Light structures phototroph, bacterial and fungal communities at the soil surface. PloS one, 8(7), p.e69048.
  • Davies, L.O., Bramke, I., France, E., Marshall, S., Oliver, R., Nichols, C., Schäfer, H. and Bending, G.D., 2013. Non-UV Light Influences the Degradation Rate of Crop Protection Products. Environmental science & technology, 47(15), pp.8229-8237.
  • Aspray, T.J., Jones, E.E., Davies, M.W., Shipman, M. and Bending, G.D., 2013. Increased hyphal branching and growth of ectomycorrhizal fungus Lactarius rufus by the helper bacterium Paenibacillus sp. Mycorrhiza, 23(5), pp.403-410.
  • Sopeña, F. and Bending, G.D., 2013. Impacts of biochar on bioavailability of the fungicide azoxystrobin: a comparison of the effect on biodegradation rate and toxicity to the fungal community. Chemosphere, 91(11), pp.1525-1533.
  • Gosling, P., Mead, A., Proctor, M., Hammond, J.P. and Bending, G.D., 2013. Contrasting arbuscular mycorrhizal communities colonizing different host plants show a similar response to a soil phosphorus concentration gradient. New Phytologist, 198(2), pp.546-556.
  • Hilton, S., Bennett, A.J., Keane, G., Bending, G.D., Chandler, D., Stobart, R. and Mills, P., 2013. Impact of shortened crop rotation of oilseed rape on soil and rhizosphere microbial diversity in relation to yield decline. PLOS one, 8(4), p.e59859.
  • Hazard, C., Gosling, P., Van Der Gast, C.J., Mitchell, D.T., Doohan, F.M. and Bending, G.D., 2013. The role of local environment and geographical distance in determining community composition of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi at the landscape scale. The ISME Journal, 7(3), p.498.
  • Hilton, S., Bennett, A.J., Keane, G., Bending, G.D., Chandler, D., Stobart, R. and Mills, P., 2013. Impact of shortened crop rotation of oilseed rape on soil and rhizosphere microbial diversity in relation to yield decline. PLOS one, 8(4), p.e59859.

3D core
3D representation of a soil core. Courtesy of Chris O'Grady and University of Nottingham.
 
roots pf
Photo showing luminescence of bacteria living on roots. Courtesy of Amy Newman.