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Currently Involved in research at Charles Sturt University.

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Solanum elaeagnifolium Agriculture & Biology
Echium Medicine & Life Sciences
Echium plantagineum Agriculture & Biology
weeds Agriculture & Biology
Rhizosphere Medicine & Life Sciences
trichomes Agriculture & Biology
genetic variation Agriculture & Biology
microsatellite repeats Agriculture & Biology

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Research Output 2011 2019


Genetic evidence for plural introduction pathways of the invasive weed Paterson's curse (Echium plantagineum L.) to southern Australia

Zhu, X., Gopurenko, D., Serrano, M., Spencer, M. A., Pieterse, P. J., Skoneczny, D., Lepschi, J. B., Reigosa, M. J., Gurr, G., Callaway, R. M. & Weston, L., 2019, In : PLoS One.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Echium plantagineum
Biological Control Agents

Potential use of sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.) to suppress three invasive plant species in agroecosystems (Ageratum conyzoides L., Bidens pilosa L., and Galinsoga parviflora Cav.)

Shen, S., Xu, G., Li, D., Jin, G., Liu, S., Clements, D. R., Yang, Y., Rao, J., Chen, A., Zhang, F., Zhu, X. & Weston, L. A., 17 Jun 2019, In : Agronomy. 9, 6, p. 1-13 13 p., 318.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Ageratum conyzoides
Bidens pilosa
Ipomoea batatas
sweet potatoes
1 Citation (Scopus)

Production of pyrrolizidine alkaloids and shikonins in Echium plantagineum L. in response to various plant stressors

Skoneczny, D., Zhu, X., Weston, P. A., Gurr, G. M., Callaway, R. M. & Weston, L. A., 01 Sep 2019, In : Pest Management Science. 75, 9, p. 2530-2541 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Echium plantagineum
Pyrrolizidine Alkaloids


Grodzinsky Award

Xiaocheng Zhu (Recipient), 2017


Activities 2016 2017

Mikania micrantha overview and proposed research

Xiaocheng Zhu (Speaker)
18 Jun 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

PhD supervision: "Aetiopathogenesis and Presentation Patterns in Photosensitisation of Livestock in Australia"

Yuchi Chen (Other), Panos Loukopoulos (Participant), Jane Quinn (Participant), Leslie Weston (Participant), Xiaocheng Zhu (Participant)
2016 → …

Activity: Other activity typesOther

Press / Media

DNA research aims for accurate identification of panic grass

Yuchi Chen, Leslie Weston, Jane Quinn, Panos Loukopoulos & Xiaocheng Zhu


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Panic spreads

Leslie Weston, Yuchi Chen, Jane Quinn, Panayiotis Loukopoulos & Xiaocheng Zhu


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

‘Panic’ takes over the Riverina, but it's not hairy [The Daily Advertiser]

Yuchi Chen, Leslie Weston, Panos Loukopoulos, Jane Quinn & Xiaocheng Zhu


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Yuchi Chen - Stop the panic attack from our yards to our paddocks

Yuchi Chen, Panos Loukopoulos, Jane Quinn, Leslie Weston & Xiaocheng Zhu


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Chemical clues to Paterson’s curse invasion

Leslie Weston, Geoffrey Gurr, Xiaocheng Zhu & James Mwendwa


2 items of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media