ACADEMICS

  • Peter M. Bradley

    Contact Information

    Office ST-310E
    508-929-8571
    508-929-8148 (fax)
    peter.bradley@worcester.edu

    Education
    B.Sc., University of Aberdeen
    Ph.D., Worcester Polytechnic Institute

    (Research Integrity Officer for Worcester State University)

    Peter M. Bradley
  • Courses Taught
    •  Tissue Culture
    •  Biotechnology
    •  Soil Biology
    •  Plant Sciences
    •  General Biology   
    Research
    Publications
    Daniel R. Cooley, Richard F. Mullins, Peter M. Bradley and Robert T. Wilce. 2011. Culture of the upper littoral zone marine alga Pseudendoclonium submarinum induces pathogenic interaction with the fungus Cladosporium cladosporioides. Phycologia 50 (5): 541-547. (Research paper).

    Johansen, H.W. & Bradley, P.M. 2011. The history of the Northeast Algal Society. Second edition. Published by the Northeast Algal Society as contribution number 4. 72 pp. ISBN 978-146097320-2. (Book).

    Bielecki, K. with the supervision of Bradley, P.M. 2009. Some spider silk structures as seen with the scanning electron microscope. BIOS (A Quarterly Journal of Biology) 80 (4): 170-175. (Research paper).

    James, O. and Bradley, P.M. 2009. Determining the Biocompatibility of Nanomaterials. Convergent Technologies: 1 (1) 26-29. This journal is a special issue published by MD&DI (Medical Device & Diagnostic Industry Magazine). (Research paper).

    Smyth A.P. & Bradley P.M. 2009. Vegetative history of Poutwater Pond. Northeastern Naturalist 16(4): 595-606. (Research paper).

    Fynan, E.F., Hunt, M.R., Dowling, P., Auguste, J., Smyth, A.P. & Bradley, P.M. 2009. Natural antibiotic resistance of bacteria isolated from a peat bog at Poutwater Pond, Holden, Massachusetts. BIOS (A Quarterly Journal of Biology) 80(1): 9-13. (Research paper).

    Bradley, P.M. 1991. Plant hormones do have a role in controlling growth and development of algae. Journal of Phycology 72:317-321 (Invited minireview).

    Bradley, P.M. and D.P. Cheney. 1991. Beneficial applications of plant growth regulators to economically important seaweeds. Proceedings of the Plant Growth Regulator Society of America. 18:72-77 (Conference paper).

    Bradley, P.M. and D.P. Cheney. 1990. Some effects of plant growth regulators on tissue cultures of the red alga Agardhiella subulata (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). (Proc. Int. Seaweed Symp. 13). Hydrobiologia 204/205:353-360. (Research paper).

    Bradley, P.M., Cheney, D.P. and Saga, N. 1988. One step antibiotic disk method for obtaining axenic cultures of multicellular marine algae. Plant Cell, Tissue & Organ Culture 12: 55-60. (Research paper).

    Cheney, D.P., Luistro, A.H. and Bradley, P.M. 1987. Carrageenan analysis of tissue cultures and whole plants of Agardhiella subulata. (Proc. Int. Seaweed Symp. 12). Hydrobiologia 151/152: 161-166. (Research paper).

    Weathers, P.J., Danielli, J.F., Bradley, P.M., Hebb, D.M., Miller, J.E. and Pesano, R.L. 1984. Possible evidence for novel metabolism of nitrogen gas by a green alga. Physiologia Plantarum 61: 441-448. (Research paper).

    Bradley, P.M., El-Fiki, F. and Giles, K.L. 1984. Polyamines and arginine affect somatic embryogenesis of Daucus carota. Plant Science Letters 34: 397-401. (Research paper).

    Bradley, P.M. 1983. Induced in vitro symbiosis using algae and callus of Daucus carota on medium deficient in nitrogen. In: Endocytobiology Vol. 2 (W. Schwemmler and H.E.A. Schenk, eds.) pp. 613-621. deGruyter, Berlin. (Conference paper).

    Bradley, P.M. 1983. Production of higher plant subprotoplasts. Plant Molecular Biology Reporter 1: 117-123. (Review).

    Bradley, P.M. 1983. Protoplasts and spheroplasts of cyanobacteria. International Review of Cytology Suppl. 16: 5-19. (Invited review).

    Bradley, P.M. 1980. Micromanipulation and polyethyleneglycol induced uptake of cyanelles into plant cells. In: Endocytobiology Vol. 1 (W. Schwemmler and H.E.A. Schenk, eds.) pp. 515-522. deGruyter, Berlin. (Conference paper).

    Bradley, P.M. 1979. Micromanipulation of cyanelles and a cyanobacterium into higher plant cells. Physiologia Plantarum 46: 293-298. (Research paper).

    Bradley, P.M. and Leith, A. 1979. Uptake of cyanobacteria contained in oil drops by plant protoplasts. Naturwissenschaften 66: 111-112. (Research note).

    Bradley, P.M. 1978. Production of enucleated plant protoplasts of Allium cepa. Plant Science Letters 13: 287-290. (Research paper).
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