Published in Pakistan Journal Agricultural Research 27 (2) : 79-88, 2014.
Sohail, M.; Hussain, I.; Din, R.;Tanveer, S.K.; Qamar, M.; Abbas, S.H.
Wheat under rainfed conditions of Pothwar region of Pakistan is usually exposed to limited soil moisture during early growth period and high temperature...
Published in Plant Pathology 63 (3) : 572-580, 2014
Loladze, A.; Druml, T.; Wellings, C.R.
Stripe rust, caused by Puccinia striiformis f. sp. tritici, is one of the major fungal pathogens of wheat. A new pathotype was introduced to Australia in 2002 and several derivative pathotypes were detected...
Published in Acta Agronomica Sinica 40(9) : 1157-1564, 2014
Liu Jin-Dong; Chen Xin-Min; He Zhonghu; Wu Ling; Bai Bin; Li Zai-Feng; Xia Xian-Chun
Pyramiding quantitative trait loci (QTLs) is an effective method to improve resistance to powdery mildew, stripe rust, and leaf rust in common wheat. We...
Published in Molecular Breeding, 2014
Caixia Lan;Rosewarne, G.M.; Singh, R.P.; Herrera-Foessel, S.A.; Huerta-Espino, J.; Basnet, B.R.; Yelun Zhang; Ennian Yang.
Growing resistant wheat varieties is a key method of controlling two important wheat diseases, leaf rust and stripe rust. We analyzed quantitative...
Published in Euphytica, 2014
Macharia, G.K.; Peña Bautista, R.J.; Simsek, S.; Anderson, J.A.
Wheat breeding programs worldwide aim at developing cultivars that meet end user quality attributes demanded by producers, processors, and consumers. Selecting from breeding populations created from well characterized...
Published in Journal of Integrative Agriculture 13 (2) : 255-261, 2014
Singh, R.P.; Herrera-Foessel, S.; Huerta-Espino, J.; Sukhwinder Singh; Bhavani, S.; Caixia Lan;Basnet, B.R.
Wheat rusts continue to cause significant losses worldwide despite major efforts given to their genetic control. This is...
Published in Journal of Integrative Agriculture 12 (5) : 756-764, 2013
Muhammad Azeem Asad; Bin Bai; Cai-Xia Lan; Jun Yan; Xian-chun Xia; Yong Zhang; He Zhonghu
The Italian wheat cv. Strampelli displays high resistance to powdery mildew caused by Blumeria graminis f. sp. tritici. The objective of...
Published in Plant Breeding Reviews 37 : 35-122, 2013
Ogbonnaya, F.C.;Abdalla, O.; Mujeeb-Kazi, A.; Kazi, A.G.; Xu, S.S.; Gosman, N.; Lagudah, E.S.; Bonnett, D.G.; Sorrells, M.E.; Tsujimoto, H.
Incorporation of genetic diversity into elite wheat (Triticum aestivum L., 2n¼6x¼42, AABBDD) cultivars has...
Published in Theoretical and Applied Genetics 126 (10) : 2427-2449, 2013
Rosewarne, G.M.; Herrera-Foessel, S.A.; Singh, R.P.; Huerta-Espino, J.; Lan Caixia; He Zhonghu
Over thirty publications during the last 10 years have identified more than 140 QTLs for stripe rust resistance in wheat. It is likely...
Published in Field Crops Research, 2013
Tiwari, C.; Wallwork, H.; Kumar, U.; Dhari, R.; Arun, B.; Mishra, V.K.; Reynolds, M.P.; Joshi, A.K.
The inheritance of tolerance to high temperature stress during the grain filling period was investigated via a QTL analysis based on 138 doubled haploid progeny...