PLPTH813 - spring 2017 --
PLPTH613 - spring 2015, spring 2016
Gene Expression Workshop
co-teaching, summer 2014, summer 2015, summer 2017, and
R Programming Workshop
co-teaching, summer 2014
We identified and verified two maize glossy genes with the information of gene co-expression networks.
was accepted by the Plant Journal.
Honored to receive the NSF PGRP award to work on maize transformation. More in
New manuscript with Schnable labs in Molecular Biology and Evolution:
Intragenic Meiotic Crossovers Generate Novel Alleles with Transgressive Expression Levels.
: NIFA is funding, through NSF/NIFA Plant Biotic Interactions Program, our 3-year project to genetically dissect bacterial virulence and host resistance of maize Goss's wilt.
Our latest publication using XP-CNV to discover disease associated genes:
Analysis of Extreme Phenotype Bulk Copy Number Variation (XP-CNV) Identified the Association of rp1 with Resistance to Goss's Wilt of Maize
A new genotyping solution:
tGBS® genotyping-by-sequencing enables reliable genotyping of heterozygous loci
Our K-mer study to characterize genomes: A K-mer method for comparative genomics and genetic mapping of copy number variation:
Unbiased K-mer Analysis Reveals Changes in Copy Number of Highly Repetitive Sequences During Maize Domestication and Improvement
Congratulations to Dr. Yanhai Yin who led the Rd26 work:
RD26 mediates crosstalk between drought and brassinosteroid signalling pathway
Great discovery, bacteria enhance fungal virulence, led by Dr. Frank White:
Dimorphic and Virulence-Enhancing Endosymbiont Bacterium Discovered in Rhizoctonia solani
Our PacBio publication:
Long reads to resolve complicated repetitive TAL gene assembly
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