• 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