Dr John Francis Allum
Health, Sport and Bioscience, Bioscience
I teach on the Foundation year for HSB and am the module leader for Essential Maths and ICT.
Chromosome doubling in a Rosa rugosa Thunb. hybrid by exposure of in vitro nodes to oryzalin: the effects of node length, oryzalin concentration and exposure time
Allum JF, Bringloe DH, Roberts AV . 2007. Plant Cell Reports 26. 1977-84.
Interactions of four pathotypes of Diplocarpon rosae with species and hybrids of Rosa
Allum JF, Bringloe DH, Roberts AV . 2010. Plant Pathology 59. 516-522.
• Microbial and animal cell culture
• Community ecology, especially aquatic ecology of phytoplankton
• Improving methods for Learning and Teaching to large groups of mixed ability students.
• Have carried out projects on carbon acquisition in phytoplankton, macroalgae and sea grasses, and the evolution of dimethyl sulphide by marine algae.
BS3332 Essential Maths and ICT
BS3333 Human Biology
BS3334 Chemistry of Life