Authors: Oyekunle, M., Badu-Apraku, B., Franco, J., Hearne, S.
Published in: Field Crops Research 2014, vol. 170, p. 55-65.
Hybrid development is enhanced by the assessment and understanding of genetic diversity and dis-tance within inbreds. One hundred and fifty hybrids derived from 30 early-maturing...
Published in African Journal of Biotechnology 12 (21) : 3153-3159, 2013
Nzuve, F. M.; Tusiime, G.; Bhavani, S.; Njau, P. N.; Wanyera, R.
Pgt race TTKSK (Ug99) has a wide virulence range with respect to currently grown wheat cultivars worldwide. Aspects of migration, mutation, recombination and selection...
Published in Euphytica 179(2): 297-311, 2011
Genetic protection of wheat from rusts and development of resistant varieties in Russia and Ukraine
A. Morgounov, I. Ablova, O. Babayants, L. Babayants, L. Bespalova, Zh. Khudokormov, N. Litvinenko, V. Shamanin and V. Syukov
Leaf rust represents the major...
Published in Euphytica 178(1): 99-109, 2011
Genetic distance and hybrid value in tropical maize under P stress and non stress conditions in acid soils
M. L. C. George, F. Salazar, M. Warburton, L. Narro and F. A. Vallejo
An emphasis in maize breeding for areas with acid soils is the development of...
Published in Crop Science 51(2); 17 p, 2011
Association mapping for enhancing maize (Zea mays L.) genetic improvement
Yan, J.; Warburton, M.; Crouch, J.
Association mapping through linkage disequilibrium (LD) analysis is a powerful tool for the dissection of complex agronomic traits and for the identification...
Published in Journal of Experimental Botany 62(2):701-716, 2011
Genetic association mapping identifies single nucleotide polymorphisms in genes that affect abscisic acid levels in maize floral tissues during drought
Setter, T.L.; Jianbing Yan; Warburton, M.; Ribaut, J-M; Yunbi Xu; Sawkins, M.; Buckler,...
Genetic Data Analysis II: methods for discrete population genetic data
Bruce S. Weir
Genetic Data Analysis, first published in 1990, became the standard reference for ways to interpret discrete population genetic data. Genetic Data Analysis II retains the strengths of the...
Published in Crop Science 50(1):105-117, 2010
Hierarchical Multiple-Factor Analysis for Classifying Genotypes Based on Phenotypic and Genetic Data
Jorge Franco, José Crossa and Santosh Desphande
A numerical classification problem encountered by breeders and gene-bank curators is how to partition the...
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 119(5): 875-888 (2009)
Estimating maize genetic erosion in modernized smallholder agriculture
Joost van Heerwaarden, J. Hellin, R. F. Visser and F. A. van Eeuwijk
Abstract: Replacement of crop landraces by modern varieties is thought to cause diversity...