Doctor Jay Bose

Doctor Jay Bose

Senior Lecturer in Intensive Food Production,
Food Sciences



  • PhD University of Western Australia
  • MSc Tamil Nadu Agricultural University
  • BSc Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

Organisational Unit (School / Division)

  • Food Sciences


(02) 4570 1675
Location: HawkesburyM15.G.45

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Previous Teaching Areas

  • 301357 Plant-Climate Interactions in Controlled Environments, 2021


Chapters in Books

  • Alnayef, M., Bose, J. and Shabala, S. (2018), 'Potassium uptake and homeostasis in plants grown under hostile environmental conditions, and its regulation by CBL-interacting protein kinases', Salinity Responses and Tolerance in Plants. Volume 1, Targeting Sensory, Transport and Signaling Mechanisms, Springer 9783319756707.

Journal Articles

  • Shabala, S., Alnayef, M., Bose, J., Chen, Z., Venkataraman, G., Zhou, M., Shabala, L. and Yu, M. (2021), 'Revealing the role of the calcineurin B-like protein-interacting protein kinase 9 (CIPK9) in rice adaptive responses to salinity, osmotic stress, and K+ deficiency', Plants, vol 10, no 8 .
  • Kannan, P., Paramasivan, M., Marimuthu, S., Swaminathan, C. and Bose, J. (2021), 'Applying both biochar and phosphobacteria enhances Vigna mungo L. growth and yield in acid soils by increasing soil pH, moisture content, microbial growth and P availability', Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, vol 308 .
  • Qu, Y., Guan, R., Bose, J., Henderson, S., Wege, S., Qiu, L. and Gilliham, M. (2021), 'Soybean CHX-type ion transport protein GmSALT3 confers leaf Na+ exclusion via a root derived mechanism, and Cl- exclusion via a shoot derived process', Plant, Cell and Environment, vol 44, no 3 , pp 856 - 869.
  • Munns, R., Day, D., Fricke, W., Watt, M., Arsova, B., Barkla, B., Bose, J., Byrt, C., Chen, Z., Foster, K., Gilliham, M., Henderson, S., Jenkins, C., Kronzucker, H., Miklavcic, S., Plett, D., Roy, S., Shabala, S., Shelden, M., Soole, K., Taylor, N., Tester, M., Wege, S., Wegner, L. and Tyerman, S. (2020), 'Energy costs of salt tolerance in crop plants', New Phytologist, vol 225, no 3 , pp 1072 - 1090.
  • Alnayef, M., Solis, C., Shabala, L., Ogura, T., Chen, Z., Bose, J., Maathuis, F., Venkataraman, G., Tanoi, K., Yu, M., Zhou, M., Horie, T. and Shabala, S. (2020), 'Changes in expression level of OsHKT1;5 alters activity of membrane transporters involved in K+ and Ca2+ acquisition and homeostasis in salinized rice roots', International Journal of Molecular Sciences, vol 21, no 14 .
  • Borjigin, C., Schilling, R., Bose, J., Hrmova, M., Qiu, J., Wege, S., Situmorang, A., Byrt, C., Brien, C., Berger, B., Gilliham, M., Pearson, A. and Roy, S. (2020), 'A single nucleotide substitution in TaHKT1;5-D controls shoot Na+ accumulation in bread wheat', Plant, Cell and Environment, vol 43, no 9 , pp 2158 - 2171.
  • Kamran, M., Ramesh, S., Gilliham, M., Tyerman, S. and Bose, J. (2020), 'Role of TaALMT1 malate-GABA transporter in alkaline pH tolerance of wheat', Plant, Cell and Environment, vol 43, no 10 , pp 2443 - 2459.
  • Warraich, A., Krishnamurthy, S., Sooch, B., Vinaykuma, N., Dushyanthkumar, B., Bose, J. and Sharma, P. (2020), 'Rice GWAS reveals key genomic regions essential for salinity tolerance at reproductive stage', Acta Physiologiae Plantarum, vol 42, no 8 .
  • Malik, S., Mesquita, L., Silva, C., Mesquita, J., Rocha, E., Bose, J., Abiri, R., Figueiredo, P. and Costa-Junior, L. (2019), 'Chemical profile and biological activities of essential oil from Artemisia vulgaris L. cultivated in Brazil', Pharmaceuticals, vol 12, no 2 .
  • Pottosin, I., Zepeda-Jazo, I., Bose, J. and Shabala, S. (2018), 'An anion conductance, the essential component of the hydroxyl-radical-induced ion current in Plant Roots', International Journal of Molecular Sciences, vol 19, no 3 .
  • Bose, J., Munns, R., Shabala, S., Gilliham, M., Pogson, B. and Tyerman, S. (2017), 'Chloroplast function and ion regulation in plants growing on saline soils : lessons from halophytes', Journal of Experimental Botany, vol 68, no 12 , pp 3129 - 3143.
  • Byrt, C., Zhao, M., Kourghi, M., Bose, J., Henderson, S., Qiu, J., Gilliham, M., Schultz, C., Schwarz, M., Ramesh, S., Yool, A. and Tyerman, S. (2017), 'Non-selective cation channel activity of aquaporin AtPIP2;1 regulated by Ca2+ and pH', Plant, Cell and Environment, vol 40, no 6 , pp 802 - 815.
  • Chakraborty, K., Bose, J., Shabala, L., Eyles, A. and Shabala, S. (2016), 'Evaluating relative contribution of osmotolerance and tissue tolerance mechanisms toward salinity stress tolerance in three Brassica species', Physiologia Plantarum, vol 158, no 2 , pp 135 - 151.
  • Shabala, L., Zhang, J., Pottosin, I., Bose, J., Zhu, M., Fuglsang, A., Velarde-Buendia, A., Massart, A., Hill, C., Roessner, U., Bacic, A., Wu, H., Azzarello, E., Pandolf, C., Zhou, M., Poschenrieder, C., Mancuso, S. and Shabala, S. (2016), 'Cell-type-specific H+ -ATPase activity in root tissues enables K+ retention and mediates acclimation of barley (Hordeum vulgare) to salinity stress', Plant Physiology, vol 172, no 4 , pp 2445 - 2458.
  • Percey, W., McMinn, A., Bose, J., Breadmore, M., Guijt, R. and Shabala, S. (2016), 'Salinity effects on chloroplast PSII performance in glycophytes and halophytes', Functional Plant Biology, vol 43, no 11 , pp 1003 - 1015.
  • Chakraborty, K., Bose, J., Shabala, L. and Shabala, S. (2016), 'Difference in root K+ retention ability and reduced sensitivity of K+ -permeable channels to reactive oxygen species confer differential salt tolerance in three Brassica species', Journal of Experimental Botany, vol 67, no 15 , pp 4611 - 4625.
  • Percey, W., Shabala, L., Wu, Q., Su, N., Breadmore, M., Guijt, R., Bose, J. and Shabala, S. (2016), 'Potassium retention in leaf mesophyll as an element of salinity tissue tolerance in halophytes', Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, vol 109 , pp 346 - 354.
  • Shabala, S., Bose, J., Fuglsang, A. and Pottosin, I. (2016), 'On a quest for stress tolerance genes : membrane transporters in sensing and adapting to hostile soils', Journal of Experimental Botany, vol 67, no 4 , pp 1015 - 1031.
  • Wu, H., Shabala, L., Liu, X., Azzarello, E., Zhou, M., Pandolfi, C., Chen, Z., Bose, J., Mancuso, S. and Shabala, S. (2015), 'Linking salinity stress tolerance with tissue-specific Na+ sequestration in wheat roots', Frontiers in Plant Science, vol 6 .
  • Ramesh, S., Tyerman, S., Xu, B., Bose, J., Kaur, S., Conn, V., Domingos, P., Ullah, S., Wege, S., Shabala, S., Feijo, J., Ryan, P. and Gilliham, M. (2015), 'GABA signalling modulates plant growth by directly regulating the activity of plant-specific anion transporters', Nature Communications, vol 6 .
  • Rengel, Z., Bose, J., Chen, Q. and Tripathi, B. (2015), 'Magnesium alleviates plant toxicity of aluminium and heavy metals', Crop and Pasture Science, vol 66, no 12 , pp 1298 - 1307.
  • Jayakannan, M., Bose, J., Babourina, O., Rengel, Z. and Shabala, S. (2015), 'Salicylic acid in plant salinity stress signalling and tolerance', Plant Growth Regulation, vol 76, no 1 , pp 25 - 40.
  • Shabala, S., Wu, H. and Bose, J. (2015), 'Salt stress sensing and early signalling events in plant roots : current knowledge and hypothesis', Plant Science, vol 241 , pp 109 - 119.
  • Jayakannan, M., Bose, J., Babourina, O., Shabala, S., Massart, A., Poschenrieder, C. and Rengel, Z. (2015), 'The NPR1-dependent salicylic acid signalling pathway is pivotal for enhanced salt and oxidative stress tolerance in Arabidopsis', Journal of Experimental Botany, vol 66, no 7 , pp 1865 - 1875.
  • Bose, J., Rodrigo-Moreno, A., Lai, D., Xie, Y., Shen, W. and Shabala, S. (2015), 'Rapid regulation of the plasma membrane H+-ATPase activity is essential to salinity tolerance in two halophyte species, Atriplex lentiformis and Chenopodium quinoa', Annals of Botany, vol 115, no 3 , pp 481 - 494.

Current Projects

Title: Targeting chloroplasts to enhance crop salt tolerance
  • Australian Research Council (ACRG)
Western Researchers: Jay Bose
Years: 2022-01-31 - 2026-12-02
ID: P00027680

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