Published in BMC Bioinformatics 10:243, 2009
Core Hunter: an algorithm for sampling genetic resources based on multiple genetic measures
Chris Thachuk , José Crossa , Jorge Franco, Susanne Dreisigacker, Marilyn Warburton, Guy F Davenport
Existing algorithms and methods for forming diverse...
Published in Theoretical and Applied Genetics 120(1): 93-115
Molecular characterization of global maize breeding germplasm based on genome-wide single nucleotide polymorphisms
Yanli Lu, Jianbing Yan, Claudia T. Guimarães, Suketoshi Taba, Zhuanfang Hao, Shibin Gao, Shaojiang Chen, Jiansheng Li, Shihuang Zhang4,...
Published in Genetics 182: 375-385, 2009
Predicting quantitative Traits With Regression Models for dense molecular markers and pedigree
Gustavo de los Campos, Hugo Naya, Daniel Gianola, José Crossa, Andrés Legarra, Eduardo Manfredi, Kent Weigel and José Miguel Cotes
The availability of genomewide...
Published in Crop Science 49(6): 2043-2057, 2009
Generalizing the sites regression model to three-way interaction including multi-attributes
Mario Varela, Jose Crossa, Arun Kumar Joshi, Paul L. Cornelius and Yann Manes
When a multienvironment trial (MET) is established across several locations and...
Published in Chinese Science Bulletin 54(4): 642-651, 2009
Identification and characterization of CACTA transposable elements capturing gene fragments in maize
Li Qing, Li Lin, Dai JingRui, Li JianSheng and Yan JianBing
Transposable elements (TEs)-mediated gene sequence movement is thought to play...
Published in African Journal of Biotechnology 8(21): 5937-5943, 2009
Resistance of maize varieties to the maize weevil Sitophilus zeamais (Motsch.) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae)
Fikremariam Abebe, Tadele Tefera, Stephen Mugo, Yoseph Beyene and Stefan Vidal
This study aimed at evaluating commonly used...
Published in Maydica 54: 97-107, 2009
Heterosis and combining ability among CIMMYT's mid-altitude early to intermediate maturing maize (Zea mays L.) populations.
B S Vivek, J Crossa, G Alvarado
Maize is an important food crop in sub-Saharan Africa. There is an increasing demand for early maturing...
Published in Maydica 54: 1-9, 2009
Combining ability and heterotic grouping of highland transition maize inbred lines
B W Legesse, K V Pixley, A M Botha
The objectives of the present study were to examine combining ability of highland transition maize inbred lines for grain yield and other desirable...
Published in Maydica 54:77-90, 2009
Exploiting modified singel crosses in maize (Zea mays L.) to facilitate hybrid use in developing countries
J.S. Castellanos, H.S. Córodova, G Srinivasan, J.L. Quemé, F Rincón, R E Preciado, G Alvarado, R López
A three-phase study was led by CIMMYT during 1996-99...
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