Liverpool Skylilne

Faculty of Science

Dr Denise Phillip

Dr Denise Phillip

Telephone: 0151 231 2367


Journal article

Phillip DM, Young AJ. 2006. Preferential inhibition of the lycopene epsilon-cyclase by the substituted triethylamine compound MPTA in higher plants. J Plant Physiol, 163 :383-391 >DOI >Link

El-Agamey A, Lowe GM, McGarvey DJ, Mortensen A, Phillip DM, Truscott TG, Young AJ. 2004. Carotenoid radical chemistry and antioxidant/pro-oxidant properties ARCHIVES OF BIOCHEMISTRY AND BIOPHYSICS, 430 :37-48 >DOI >Link

Phillip D, Hobe S, Paulsen H, Molnar P, Hashimoto H, Young AJ. 2002. The binding of xanthophylls to the bulk light-harvesting complex of photosystem II of higher plants - A specific requirement for carotenoids with a 3-hydroxy-beta-end group JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL CHEMISTRY, 277 :25160-25169 >DOI >Link

Wilkinson DM, Sherratt TN, Phillip DM, Wratten SD, Dixon AFG, Young AJ. 2002. The adaptive significance of autumn leaf colours OIKOS, 99 :402-407 >DOI >Link

Young AJ, Phillip DM, Hashimoto H. 2002. Ring-to-chain conformation may be a determining factor in the ability of xanthophylls to bind to the bulk light-harvesting complex of plants JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR STRUCTURE, 642 :137-145 >DOI >Link

Phillip D, Molnar P, Toth G, Young AJ. 1999. Light-induced formation of 13-cis violaxanthin in leaves of Hordeum vulgare JOURNAL OF PHOTOCHEMISTRY AND PHOTOBIOLOGY B-BIOLOGY, 49 :89-95 >DOI >Link

Bialek-Bylka GE, Sakano Y, Mizoguchi T, Shimamura T, Phillip D, Koyama Y, Young AJ. 1998. Central-cis isomers of lutein found in the major light-harvesting complex of Photosystem II (LHC IIb) of higher plants PHOTOSYNTHESIS RESEARCH, 56 :255-264 >DOI >Link

Ruban AV, Phillip D, Young AJ, Horton P. 1998. Excited-state energy level does not determine the differential effect of violaxanthin and zeaxanthin on chlorophyll fluorescence quenching in the isolated light-harvesting complex of photosystem II PHOTOCHEMISTRY AND PHOTOBIOLOGY, 68 :829-834 >DOI >Link

Young AJ, Phillip D, Ruban AV, Horton P, Frank HA. 1997. The xanthophyll cycle and carotenoid-mediated dissipation of excess excitation energy in photosynthesis PURE AND APPLIED CHEMISTRY, 69 :2125-2130 >DOI >Link

Ruban AV, Phillip D, Young AJ, Horton P. 1997. Carotenoid-dependent oligomerization of the major chlorophyll a/b light harvesting complex of photosystem II of plants BIOCHEMISTRY, 36 :7855-7859 >DOI >Link

Phillip D, Ruban AV, Horton P, Asato A, Young AJ. 1996. Quenching of chlorophyll fluorescence in the major light-harvesting complex of photosystem II: A systematic study of the effect of carotenoid structure PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 93 :1492-1497 >DOI >Link



Young AJ, Phillip DM, Lowe GM. 2004. Carotenoid antioxidant activity Krinsky NI, Mayne ST, Sies H. Carotenoids in health and disease :105-126 CRC. New York 9780824754167