• Kshatriya K, Whitehill JGA, Madilao L, Henderson H, Kermode A, Dolotelo D, Bohlmann J (2018). Histology of resin vesicles and oleoresin terpene composition of conifer seeds. Canadian Journal of Forestry 28(9):First online
  • Shalev TJ, Yuen MMS, Gesell A, Yuen A, Russell JH, Bohlmann J (2018). An annotated transcriptome of highly inbred Thuja plicata (Cupressaceae) and its utility for gene discovery of terpenoid biosynthesis and conifer defense. Tree Genetics & Genomes 14:35


  • Gesell A, Blaukopf M, Madilao L, Yuen MM, Withers SG, Mattsson J, Russell JH, Bohlmann J (2015). The gymnosperm cytochrome P450 CYP750B1 catalyzes stereospecific monoterpene hydroxylation of (+)-sabinene in thujone biosynthesis in western redcedar. Plant physiology. 168(1):94-106.


  • Foster AJ, Hall DE, Mortimer L, Abercromby S, Gries R, Gries G, Bohlmann J, Russell J, Mattsson J (2013). Identification of genes in Thuja plicata foliar terpenoid defenses. Plant physiology. 161(4)
  • Gray L, Russell JH, Yanchuk AD, Hawkins, BJ (2013) Predicting the risk of cedar leaf blight (Didymascella thujina) in British Columbia under uncertain future climate change. Agr. For. Meter. 180:152-163.


  • Russell JH, Yanchuk AD (2012). Breeding for growth improvement and resistance to multiple pest in Thuja plicata. In: Proc. of the 4th International Workshop on the Genetics of Host-Parasite Interactions in Forestry: Disease and Insect Resistance in Forest Trees, PSW-GTR-240. pp. 40-44.
  • Kimball BA, Russell JH, Ott P (2012) Phytochemical variation within a single plant species influences foraging behavior of deer. Oikos. 5(121):743-751.


  • Russell JH and Daniels B (2010) Variation in western redcedar heartwood extractives. In: Harrington, C (ed) USFS PNW-GTR 828:83-86.
  • Russell JH and Ferguson DC (2010) Western redcedar browse resistance breeding and deployment material. In: Harrington, C (ed) USFS PNW-GTR 828:160-162.
  • Russell JH and Kimball BK (2010) Summary of western redcedar browse resistance research. In: Harrington, C (ed) USFS PNW-GTR 828:163-165
  • Russell JH and Krakowski J (2010). Yellow-cedar and western redcedar adaptation to present and future climates. In: Harrington, C (ed) USFS PNW-GTR 828: 65-70


  • Russell JH, Ferguson CF (2008) Preliminary results from five generations of a western redcedar (Thuja plicata) selection study with self mating. Tree Genetics and Genomes 4(3):509-518.


  • Daniels B, Russell JH (2007). Analysis of western redcedar (Thuja plicata Donn) heartwood components by HPLC as a possible screening tool for trees with enhanced natural durability. J. Chrom. Science. 45(5):281-285.
  • Russell JH, Kopes H, Ades P, Collinson H (2007) Genetic variation in Didymascella thujina resistance of Thuja plicata. Can. J. For. Res. 37(10):1978-1986