Publications by Sylvie Renault
  • Abouelsaad I, Weihrauch D, Renault S. (2016). Differential expression of ammonium and nitrate transporters in roots of tomato plants exposed to salinity stress. Scientia Horticulturae 211, 70-78.
  • Renault S, Wolfe S., Markham J, Avila-Sakar G (2016). Increased resistance to a generalist herbivore in a salinity-stressed non-halophytic plant. AoB Plants 8.
  • Youssef M, Mira M, Renault S, Hill R, Stasolla C. (2016). Phytoglobin expression influences soil flooding response of corn plants. Annals of Botany 118.
  • Young, I., Renault S. and Markham J (2015). Low levels organic amendments improve fertility and plant cover on non-acid generating gold mine tailings. Ecological Engineering 74, 250-257.
  • Davis, L, Sumner, M., Stasolla C. and Renault, S. (2014). Salinity-induced changes in the root development of a northern woody species Cornus sericea. Botany 92, 597-606.
  • Szczerski C., Naguit C., Markham J., Goh T.B and Renault S (2013). Short- and long-term effects of modified humic substances on soil evolution and plant growth in gold mine tailings. Water, Soil and Air Pollution 224.
  • Young I, Naguit C, Halwas S, Renault S and Markham J (2013). Natural revegetation of a boreal gold mine tailings pond. Restoration Ecology 21, 498-505.
  • Renault S (2012). Contrasting salt tolerance of Cornus sericea from three provenances. Acta Physiologiae Plantarum 34, 1735-1746.
  • Sabra A, Adam, L., Daayf F and Renault S, (2012). Salinity-induced changes in caffeic acid derivatives and alkamides/ ketones in three Echinacea species. Environmental and Experimental Botany 77, 234-241.
  • Sabra A, Daayf D and Renault S (2012). Differential physiological and biochemical responses of three Echinacea species to salinity stress. Scientia Horticulturae 135, 23031.
  • Markham J., Young I. and Renault S. (2011). Plant facilitation on a mine tailings dump. Restoration Ecology 19, 569-571.
  • Nakata C, Renault S, MacKinnon M, and Qualizza C. (2011). Growth and physiological responses of Triticum aestivum and Deschampsia caespitosa exposed to petroleum coke. Water, Air and Soil Pollution 216, 59-72.
  • Renault S, and Affifi M, (2009). Improving NaCl resistance of red-osier dogwood: Role of CaCl2 and CaSO4. Plant Soil 315, 123-133.
  • Green S, and Renault S. (2008). Influence of papermill sludge on growth of Medicago sativa, Festuca rubra and Agropyron trachylaucum in gold mine tailings: A greenhouse study. Environmental Pollution 151, 524-531.
  • Mustard J, and Renault S. (2006). Response of red-osier dogwood (Cornus stolonifera Michx) seedlings to NaCl during the onset of bud break. Canandian Journal of Botany 84, 844-851.
  • Renault S (2005). Response of red-osier dogwood (Cornus stolonifera Michx) seedlings to sodium sulfate salinity: Effects of supplemental calcium. Physiologia Plantarum 123, 75-81.
  • Renault S (2005). Tamarack response to salinity: Effects of sodium chloride on growth and ion, pigment, and soluble carbohydrate levels. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 35, 2806-2812.
  • Mustard J, and Renault S. (2004). Effects of NaCl on water relations and cell wall elasticity and composition of red-osier dogwood (Cornus stolonifera Michx) seedlings. Physiologia Plantarum 121, 1-7.
  • Renault S, MacKinnon M, and Qualizza C. (2004). Suitability of altai wildrye (Elymus angustus) and slender wheatgrass (Agropyron trachycaulum) for initial reclamation of saline composite tailings of oil sands. Environmental Pollution 128, 339-349.
  • Renault S, MacKinnon M, and Qualizza C. (2003). Barley a potential species for early reclamation of saline oil sands composite tailings. Journal of Environmental Quality 32, 2245-2253.
  • 24. Franklin J, Renault S, Croser C, Zwiazek J, and MacKinnon M (2002). ) Jack pine growth and elemental composition are affected by saline tailings water. Journal of Environmental Quality 31, 648-653.
  • Franklin J, Zwiazek J, Renault S, and Croser C (2002). Growth and elemental composition of jack pine (Pinus banksiana) seedlings treated with sodium chloride and sodium sulfate. Trees 31, 3250330.
  • Croser C, Renault S, Franklin J, Zwiazek J, and MacKinnon M. (2001). The effect of salinity on emergence and seedling growth of Picea mariana, Picea glauca and Pinus banksiana. Environmental Pollution 115, 9-16.
  • Renault S, Croser C, Franklin J, and Zwiazek J (2001). Effects of NaCl and Na2SO4 on red-osier dogwood (Cornus stolonifera Michx) seedlings. Plant and Soil 233, 261-268.
  • Renault S, Croser C, Franklin J, Zwiazek J, and MacKinnon M. (2001). Effects of consolidated tailings water on red-osier dogwood (Cornus stolonifera Michx) seedlings. Environmental Pollution 113, 27-33.
  • Renault S, Zwiazek J, Fung M, and Tuttle S (2000). Germination, growth and gas exchange of selected boreal forest seedlings in soil containing oil sands tailings. Environmental Pollution 107, 357-365.
  • Renault S, Paton, E, Nilsson G, Zwiazek J, and MacKinnon M. (1999). Responses of boreal plants to high salinity oil sands tailings water. Journal of Environmental Quality 28, 1957-1962.
  • Renault S, Lait C, Zwiazek J, and MacKinnon M. (1998). Effect of high salinity tailings waters produced from gypsum treatment of oil sands tailings on plants of the boreal forest. Environmental Pollution 102, 177-184.
  • Renault S, and Zwiazek J. (1997). Cell wall composition and elasticity of dormant and growing white spruce (Picea glauca) seedlings. Physiologia Plantarum 101, 323-327.
  • Renault S, Shukla A, Giblin M, Mackenzie S, and Devine M. (1997). Plasma membrane lipid composition and herbicide effects on lipoxygenase activity do not contribute to differential membrane responses in Herbicide-resistant and -susceptible wild oat (Avena fatua L.) biotypes. Journal of Agricultural Food Chemistry 45, 3269-3275.
  • Renault S, Bonnemain J, Faye L, and Gaudilliere J. (1992). Physiological aspects of sugar exchange between the gametophyte and the sporophyte of Polytrichum formosum. Plant Physiology 100, 1815-1822.
  • Renault S, Despeghel-Caussin C, Bonnemain J, and Delrot, S. (1989). The proton electrochemical transmembrane gradients generated by the transfer cells of the haustorium of Polytrichum formosum and their use in the uptake of amino acids. Plant Physiology 90, 913-920.

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