Publications

This page presents a list of publications that have been produced as a result of the Project’s work.

  • Productivity of alfalfa in competitive variety testing
    Abaev, S., Yerzhanova, S., Shegebaev, G., Nuraliev, S. & Toktarbekova, S. (2017).
    Biotechnology, genetics and plant breeding, 29-30, 85-86.
  • Coding SNPs analysis highlights genetic relationships and evolution pattern in eggplant complexes
    Acquadro, A., Barchi, L., Gramazio, P., Portis, E., Vilanova, S., Comino, C., Plazas, M., Prohens, J. & Lanteri, S. (2017).
    PLoS One, 12, 7.
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  • Development and GBS-genotyping of Introgression Lines (ILs) using two wild species of rice, O. meridionalis and O. rufipogon, in a common recurrent parent, O. sativa cv. Curinga
    Arbelaez, J.D., Moreno, L.T., Singh, N., Tung, C.W., Maron, L.G., Ospina, Y., Martinez, C.P., Grenier, C., Lorieux, M. & McCouch, S.R. (2015).
    Mol Br, 35(2), 81. doi: 10.1007/s11032-015-0276-7
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  • Dosis de siembra de alfalfa en el secano mediterráneo subhúmedo de Chile.
    Barahona, V., Espinoza, S. & Ovalle, C. (2016).
    Libros de resúmenes del XLI Congreso Anual de la Sociedad Chilena de Producción Animal, 144.
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  • Genome scans reveal candidate domestication and improvement genes in cultivated sunflower, as well as post-domestication introgression with wild relatives.
    Baute, G.J., Kane, N.C., Grassa, C., Lai, Z. & Rieseberg, L.H. (2015).
    New Phytologist, 206(2), 830-838. doi: 10.1111/nph.13255.
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  • Using genomic approaches to unlock the potential of CWR for crop adaptation to climate change.
    Baute, G.J., Dempewolf, H. and Rieseberg, L.H. (2015).
    In Crop Wild Relatives and Climate Change (R. Redden et al., eds.), pp.268-280. doi: 10.1002/9781118854396.ch15
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  • Phenotyping cowpea wild relatives as genetic resources to improve heat and drought tolerance at vegetative and reproductive stages in cultivated cowpea.
    Belko, N., Chamarthi, S., Togola, A., Ahmad, M., Bala, G., Ishaya, D., Makeri, E., Oyatomi, O., Abberton, M., Fatokun, C. & Boukar, O. (2017).
    Poster presented at IITA@50 anniversary conference and R4D week. IITA- HQ, Ibadan, Nigeria.
  • Use of crop wild relatives in lentil breeding: Sharing the benefits
    Bett, K.E., Banniza, S., Tullu, S., Kemal, S., Yuan, H.Y., Chen, L., Kundu, S., Podder, R., Bucak, B., Biçer, T., Saha, S., De La Vega, M., Fratini, R., Rubiales, D., Kumar, SA., Udupa, S., Sarker, A., McGee, R., Coyne, C., Ali, O. & Vandenberg, A. (2015)
    Book of abstracts of the EUCARPIA Protein Crop Symposium, 5. Oral presentation at the EUCARPIA Protein Crop Symposium. Pontevedra, Spain.
  • De novo assembly of Lens ervoides to aid in genomic-assisted selection of lentil interspecific crosses
    Caron, C.T., Ramsay, L., Bhadauria, V., Banniza, S., Vandenberg, A. & Bett, K.E. (2016)
    Poster and abstract at PAG, Jan 8-13, San Diego, CA.
  • Detection of Variety Specific Alleles and Correlation to their Phenotype: A Proof of Principle in the Bioversity International Collection.
    Carpentier, S. (2018)
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  • The quest for climate smart varieties: phenotyping the banana biodiversity.
    Carpentier, S., Panis, B., Vandenbergh, I., Vandenhouwe, I. & Swennen, R. (2017)
    Abstract Book of the 3rd General Meeting, PhenomenonAll COST.
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  • Ex situ conservation priorities for the wild relatives of potato (Solanum L. Section Petota)
    Castañeda-Álvarez, N.P., de Haan, S., Juárez, H., Khoury, C.K., Achicanoy, H.A., Sosa, C.C., et al. (2015)
    PLoS ONE, 10(4): e0122599. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0122599.
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  • Global conservation priorities for crop wild relatives
    Castaneda-Alvarez, N.P., Khoury, C.K., Achicanoy, H.A., Bernau, V., Dempewolf, H., Eastwood, R.J., Gurarino, L., Harker, R.H., Javis, A., Maxted, N., Mueller, J.V., Ramirez-Villegas, J., Sosa, C.C., Struik, P.C., Vincent, H. & Toll. J. (2016)
    Nature Plants, 2. doi:10.1038/nplants.2016.22.
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  • The distributions and ex situ conservation of crop wild relatives: a global approach
    Castañeda-Álvarez, N., Khoury, C., Sosa, C., Achicanoy, H., Bernau, V., Vincent, H., Jarvis, A., Struik, P., Maxted, N., Dulloo, M. & Ford-Lloyd, B. (2016)
    From Enhancing Crop Genepool Use: Capturing Wild Relative and Landrace Diversity for Crop Improvement, 149-160.
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  • The impact of wild-crop introgression on lentil. Book of abstracts at the biennial meeting of the North American Pulse Improvement
    Chen, L., Tullu, A., Vandenberg, A. & Bett, K.E. (2015)
    Oral presenation at the biennial meeting of the North American Pulse Improvement. Niagara Falls, USA
  • How crop wild relative introgressions may affect several important agronomic traits in lentil
    Chen, L., Tullu, A., Podder, R., Kundu, S., Vandenberg, A. & Bett, K.E. (2016)
    Book of abstracts of the International Conference on Pulses for Health, Nutrition and Sustainable Agriculture in Drylands. Poster presentation at the International Conference on Pulses for Health, Nutrition and Sustainable Agriculture in Drylands. Marrakech, Morocco.
  • Robustness and accuracy of Maxent niche modeling for Lactuca species distributions in light of collecting expeditions
    Cobben, M.M.P., van Treuren, R., Castañeda-Álvarez, N.P., Khoury ,C.K., Kik, C. & van Hintum, T.J.L. (2015)
    Plant Genetic Resources: Characterization and Utilization 13(2), 153-161. doi: 10.1017/S1479262114000847
  • Progress on the hybridization of cultivated lentil Lens culinaris Medik. and wild species Lens tomentosus Ladizinsky.Book of abstracts at the Soils and Crops Workshop
    de Silva, D., Bandara, C. & Vandenberg. A. (2017)
    Poster presentation at the Soils and Crops Workshop. Saskatoon, Canada.
  • Water relations and use-efficiency, plant survival and productivity of nine alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) cultivars in dryland Mediterranean conditions
    del Pozo, A., Ovalle, C., Espinoza, S., Barahona, V., Gerding, M. & Humphries, A. (2017)
    Journal of Agronomy, 84, 16-22. doi.org/10.1016/j.eja.2016.12.002
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  • Progress on the hybridization of cultivated lentil Lens culinaris Medik. and wild species Lens tomentosus Ladizinsky
    de Silva, D., Bandara, C. & Vandenberg, A. (2017)
    Poster and abstract, Soils and Crops Workshop, Saskatoon, Canada.
  • Characteristics of wild relatives of cultivated eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) outside their origin: a platform for the improvement of cultivated eggplant in Sri Lanka
    Dissanayka, A., Rajapaksha, R., Welegama, T., Fonseka, R., Prohens, J. & Fonseka, H. (2016)
    Book of abstracts of the 2nd International Conference on Crop Improvement, 43. Oral and poster presentation at the 2nd International Conference on Crop Improvement. Banki, Malaysia.
  • Past and Future Use of Wild Relatives in Crop Breeding
    Dempewolf, H., Boute, G., Anderson, J., Kilian, B., Smith, C. & Guarino, L. (2017)
    Crop Science, 57, 1070-1082. doi: 10.2135/cropsci2016.10.0885
  • Adapting agriculture to climate change: A global initiative to collect, conserve, and use crop wild relatives
    Dempewolf, H., Eastwood, R.J., Guarino, L., Khoury, C.K., Muller, J.V. & Toll, J. (2014)
    Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems, 38(4), 369-377. doi:10.1080/21683565.2013.870629.
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  • Conservation Roles of the Millennium Seed Bank and the Svalbard Global Seed Vault
    Eastwood, R., Cody, S., Westengen, O. & von Bothmer, R. (2015)
    In Crop Wild Relatives and Climate Change, 173-186. DOI: 10.1002/9781118854396.ch10
  • Nueva alternativa para producción de forraje en períodos de escasez Alfalfa en condiciones de secano mediterráneo
    Espinoza, S. & Barahona, V. (2017)
    Ficha Técnica INIA Raihuen Praderas N° 3
  • Épocas de siembra de alfalfa en el secano interior mediterráneo sub-húmedo de Chile. 
    Espinoza, S., Barahona, V. & Ovalle, C. (2016)
    Libros de resúmenes del XLI Congreso Anual de la Sociedad Chilena de Producción Animal, 158.
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  • Drought tolerance among accessions of eggplant and related species
    Fita, A., Fioruci, F., Plazas, M., Rodríguez-Burruezo, A. & Prohens, J. (2015)
    Bulletin USAVM Horticulture, 72(2). doi:10.15835/buasvmcn-hort:11600.
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  • Mejora de la berenjena para tolerancia a la sequía: evaluación preliminar de especies silvestres e híbridos interespecíficos
    Fita, A., Rahma, S.N.A.F., Prohens, J., Rodríguez-Burruezo, A., & Plazas, M. (2016)
    Actas de Horticultura, 74, 251-252. Oral and poster presenation at the 8th Congreso de Mejora Genética de Plantas. Vitoria, Spain.
  • Results of Selection Studies of Alfalfa Based on Inbred Lines
    Galiolla, M., Serik, K., Sakysh, Y., Serik, A. & Saltanat, T.(2017)
    Agricultural Science and Technology A 7, 309-316. doi: 10.17265/2161-6256/2017.05.003
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  • Interspecific hybridization between Solanum elaeagnifolium and S. melongena and potential for eggplant breeding
    García-Fortea, E., Gramazio, P., Vilanova, S., Prohens, J. & Plazas, M. (2017)
    Book of Abstracts of the XIV Solanaceae and 3rd Cucurbitaceae Joint Conference, 248.
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  • Development of eggplant materials with introgressions from Solanum incanum and identification of candidate genes for drought tolerance
    Gramazio, P., Mangino, G., Prohens, J., Plazas, M., Herraiz, F.J. & Vilanova, S. (2017)
    Book of Abstracts of the XIV Solanaceae and 3rd Cucurbitaceae Joint Conference, 91.
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  • Enhancement of crop wild relatives in eggplant breeding for adaptation to climate change: results of interspecific hybridization.
    Gramazio, P., Plazas, M., Fonseka, R.M., Kouassi, A., Vilanova, S., Fonseka, H., Kouassi, A., Rodríguez-Burruezo, A., Welegama, T., Kouassi, B., Fita, A., Niran, L., Ranil, R.H.G., Herraiz, F.J., Dissanayake, A. & Prohens, J. (2015)
    Book of abstracts of the 27th PGIA Annual Congress,  40.  Oral and poster presentation at the 27th PGIA Annual Congress. Gannoruwa, Sri Lanka.
  • Comparison of transcriptome-derived simple sequence repeat (SSR) and single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) markers for genetic fingerprinting, diversity evaluation, and establishment of relationships in eggplants
    Gramazio, P., Prohens, J., Borràs, D., Plazas, M., Herraiz, F.J. & Vilanova, S. (2017) 
    Euphytica, 213, 264. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10681-017-2057-3
  • Desarrollo de materiales de introgresión de Solanum incanum en el fondo genético de S. melongena como herramienta para la mejora
    Gramazio, P., Prohens, J., Plazas, M., Andújar, I.;,Herraiz, F.J. & Vilanova, S. (2014)
    Oral poster presentation at VII Congreso de Mejora Genética de Plantas, Zaragoza, Spain. Actas de Horticultura 69, 159-160.
  • GBS-assisted recovery of “lost” introgressions in advanced backcrosses of Solanum incanum to cultivated eggplant (S. melongena)
    Gramazio, P., Prohens, J., Plazas, M., Herraiz, F.J., Ziarsolo, P., Cañizares, J. & Vilanova, S. (2016)
    Book of abstracts of the 13th Annual Solanaceae Conference, 38.  Oral and poster presentation at the 13th Annual Solanaceae Conference. California, USA.
  • Development and genetic characterization of advanced backcross materials and an introgression line population of Solanum incanum in a S. melongena background
    Gramazio, P., Prohens, J., Plazas, M., Mangino, G., Herraiz, F.J. & Vilanova, S. (2017)
    Frontiers in Plant Science, 8, 1477. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2017.01477
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  • Wild lentils as genetic resources to drought-proof lentil cultivars in Canada
    Gorim, L.Y., Bett, K.E. and Vandenberg, A. (2017)
    Book of abstracts of Interdrought, 5. Poster at Interdrought. Hyderabad, India.
  • Are Artificial Media Valid For Root Analysis? A Case Study Comparing Root Traits of Five Lentil Genotypes in Artificial Media versus Soil.
    Gorim, L.Y., Rabani, E.M., Barlow, B., De Silva, D. & Vandenberg, A. (2018)
    Journal of Soil Science and Plant Health, 2, 1.
  • Evaluation of wild lentil species as genetic resources to improve drought tolerance in cultivated lentil
    Gorim, L.Y. & Vandenberg, A. (2017)
    Frontiers in Plant Science, 8, 1129.
  • Preliminary evaluation of wild lentil species as genetic resources to improve drought tolerance in cultivated lentil.
    Gorim, L.Y. and Vandenberg, A. (2017)
    Front. Plant Sci., 8, 1129. doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2017.01129.
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  • Root traits, nodulation and root distribution in soil for five wild lentil species and Lens culinaris (Medik.) grown under well-watered conditions
    Gorim, L.Y. & Vandenberg, A. (2017)
    Frontiers in Plant Science, 8, 1632.
  • A case for crop wild relative preservation and use in potato
    Jansky, S. H., Dempewolf, H., Camadro, E. L., Simon, R., Zimnoch-Guzowska, E., Bisognin, D. A. & Bonierbale, M. (2013)
    Crop Science, 53(3), 746-754.
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  • Ecogeography and utility to plant breeding of the crop wild relatives of sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.)
    Kantar, M.B., Sosa, C.C., Khoury, C.K., Castañeda-Álvarez, N.P., Achicanoy, H.A., Bernau, V., Kane, N.C., Marek, L., Seiler, G. & Rieseberg, L.H. (2015)
    Front. Plant Sci., 6(841). doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.00841.
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  • Broadening the genetic basis for crop improvement: Interspecific hybridization within and between ploidy levels in Helianthus.
    Kantar, M.B., Hübner, S., & Rieseberg, L.H. (2016).
    In Polyploidy and Interspecific Hybridisation for Crop Improvement. (A. Mason, ed.), 192-217.
  • Phenolics content, fruit flesh colour and browning in cultivated eggplant, wild relatives and interspecific hybrids and implications for fruit quality breeding
    Kaushik, P., Gramazio, P., Vilanova, S., Raigón, M.D., Prohens, J. & Plazas, M. (2017)
    Food Research International, 102, 392-401. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodres.2017.09.028
  • Phenotyping of eggplant wild relatives and interspecific hybrids with conventional and phenomic descriptors provide insight for their potential utilization in breeding.
    Kaushik, P., Prohens, J., Vilanova, S., Gramazio, P. & Plazas, M. (2016)
    Front. Plant Sci., 7(677). doi:10.3389/fpls.2016.00677.
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  • Chlorogenic acid content and reducing capacity in eggplant wild relatives and interspecific hybrids
    Kaushik, P., Plazas, M., Gramazio, P., Raigón, M.D., Vilanova, S. & Prohens, J. (2017)
    Book of Abstracts of the XIV Solanaceae and 3rd Cucurbitaceae Joint Conference, 241.
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  • Caracterización de híbridos interespecíficos entre berenjena y especies silvestres relacionadas
    Kaushik, P., Plazas, M., Vilanova, S., Gramazio, P. & Prohens, J. (2016)
    Actas de Horticultura 74, 255-256. Oral and poster presentation at 8th Congreso de Mejora Genética de Plantas. Vitoria, Spain.
  • Origins of food crops connect countries worldwide
    Khoury, C., Achicanoy, H., Bjorkman, A., Navarro-Racines, C., Guarino, L., Flores-Palacios, X., Engels, J., Wiersema, J., Dempewolf, H., Sotelo, S., Ramírez-Villegas, J., Castañeda-Álvarez, N., Fowler, C., Jarvis, A., Rieseberg, L. & Struik, P. (2016)
    Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 283, 1832: 20160792. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2016.0792
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  • Estimation of Countries’ Interdependence in Plant Genetic Resources Provisioning National Food Supplies and Production Systems
    Khoury, C., Achicanoy, H., Bjorkman, A., Navarro-Racines, C., Guarino L., Flores-Palacios, X., Engels, J., Wiersema, J., Dempewolf, H., Ramírez-Villegas, J., Castañeda-Álvarez, N., Fowler, C., Jarvis, A., Rieseberg, L. & and Struik, P. (2015)
    International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture, Research Study 8.
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  • An inventory of crop Wild relatives of the United States
    Khoury, C.K., Greene, S., Wiersema, J., Maxted, N., Jarvis, A., & Struik, P.C. (2012)
    Crop Science, 53(4), 1496-1508. doi:10.2135/cropsci2012.10.0585.
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  • Crop wild relatives of pigeonpea [Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.]: Distributions, ex situ conservation status, and potential genetic resources for abiotic stress tolerance
    Khoury, C,K., Castaneda-Alvarez, N.P., Achicanoy, H.A., Sosa, C.C., Bernau, V., Kassa, M.T., Norton, S.L., van der Maesen, L.G.J., Upadhyaya, H.D., Ramirez-Villegas, J., Jarvis, A., & Struik, P.C., (2015)
    Biological Conservation, 184, 259-270. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2015.01.032.
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  • Distributions, ex situ conservation priorities, and genetic resource potential of crop wild relatives of sweetpotato [Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam., I. series Batatas]
    Khoury, C.K., Heider, B., Castañeda-Álvarez, N.P., Achicanoy, H.A., Sosa, C.C., Miller, R.E., Scotland, R.W., Wood, J.R.I., Rossel, G., Eserman, L.A., Jarret, R.L., Yencho, G.C., Bernau, V., Juarez, H., Sotelo, S., de Haan, S. & Struik, P.C. (2015)
    Front. Plant Sci., 6(251). doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.00251.
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  • Population dynamics among six major groups of the Oryza rufipogon species complex, wild relative of cultivated Asian rice
    Kim, H., Jung, J., Singh, N., Greenberg, A., Doyle, J., Tyagi, W., Chung, J-W., Kimball, J., Hamilton, R. & McCouch, S. (2017)
    Rice. doi.org/10.1186/s12284-016-0119-0.
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  • Prospects of the use of wild relatives for pea breeding
    Kosterin, O.E. (2016)
    Russian Journal of Genetics, Applied Research, 6(3), 233-243. doi.org/10.1134/S2079059716030047
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  • Development of backcross generations and new interspecific hybrid combinations for introgression breeding in eggplant (Solanum melongena)
    Kouassi, B.;, Prohens, J., Gramazio, P., Kouassi, A.B., Vilanova, S., Galán-Ávila, A., Herraiz, F.J., Kouassi, A., Seguí-Simarro, J.M. & Plazas, M. (2016)
    Scientia Horticulturae, 213, 199-207. doi.org/10.1016/j.scienta.2016.10.039
  • Optimizing seed sample size for zinc and iron analysis of wild and cultivated lentil
    Kundu, S.S., Podder, R., Bett, K.E., Schoenau, J.J., Vandenberg, A. (2017)
    Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis, 48, 13: 1584-1594.
  • Genome evolution pattern in the Solanaceae family and genetic relationships in the eggplant complexes
    Lanteri, S., Prohens, J., Acquadro, A., Barchi, L., Gramazio, P., Portis, E., Vilanova, S., Comino, C. & Plazas, M. (2017)
    Book of Abstracts of the XIV Solanaceae and 3rd Cucurbitaceae Joint Conference, 63.
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  • Protocol for assessing bacterial wilt resistance in greenhouse and field conditions
    Mihovilovich, E., Lopes, C., Gutarra, L., Linqvist-Kreuze, H., Aley, P., Priou, S., and Bonierbale, M. (2017)
    International Cooperators’ Guide. International Potato Center. ISBN 978-92-9060- 214-9. 35 p
  • On the use of wild species in recurrent selection for enhancing the adaptability of cultural varieties of alfalfa
    Meirman, G.T. (2017)
    Biotechnology, genetics and plant breeding, 29-30, 48-51.
  • Manual biologia reproductiva y citologica de la papa
    Ordonez, B., Orillo, M. & Bonierbale, M. (2016)
    Lima (Perú). Centro Internacional de la Papa (CIP). ISBN 978‐92‐9060‐477‐8. 2a ed. 65 p.
  • Leguminosas perennes: Nuevas opciones para la ganadería del secano mediterráneo de Chile central
    Ovalle, C., Espinoza, S., Barahona, V. & del Pozo, A. (2016)
    Libros de resúmenes del XLI Congreso Anual de la Sociedad Chilena de Producción Animal, 170.
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  • Lucerne and other perennial legumes provide new options for rainfed livestock production in the Mediterranean-climate region of Chile
    Ovalle, C., Espinoza, S., Barahona, V., Gerding, M., Humphries, A. & del Pozo, A. (2015)
    Ciencia Investigacion Agraria, 42, 465−478. doi.org/10.4067/S0718-16202015000300014.
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  • Interspecific hybridization between eggplant and wild relatives from different genepools
    Plazas, M., Vilanova, S., Gramazio, P., Rodríguez-Burruezo, A., Fita, A., Herraiz, F.J., Ranil, R., Fonseka, R., Niran, L., Fonseka, H., Kouassi, B., Kouassi, A., Kouassi, A. & Prohens, J. (2015)
    Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science, 141, 34-44.
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  • Eggplant pre-breeding using an introgressiomics approach
    Plazas, M., Vilanova, S., Gramazio, P., Herraiz, F.J. & Prohens, J. (2016)
    Oral and Poster presentation at the 15th International Symposium on prospects for the 3rd millennium agriculture. Cluj-Napoca, Romania.
  • Obtención de híbridos interespecíficos de berenjena con especies silvestres relacionadas
    Plazas, M., Vilanova, S., Andújar, I., Gramazio, P., Rodríguez-Burruezo, A., Moreno, E., Lerma M.D., Fita, A., Herraiz, F.J. & Prohens, J. (2015)
    Oral presentation of poster at the XIV Congreso Nacional de Ciencias Hortícolas, Orihuela, Spain. Actas de Horticultura, 71, 513-516.
  • Utilización de especies silvestres para la ampliación del fondo genético de la berenjena cultivada: obtención de primeras generaciones de retrocruzamiento
    Plazas, M., Kouassi, B., Vilanova, S., Kouassi, A., Gramazio, P., Kouassi, A.B., Martínez-Curto, C., Herraiz, F.J., Prohens, J. (2016)
    Actas de Horticultura, 74, 255-256. Oral and poster presentation at 8th Congreso de Mejora Genética de Plantas. Vitoria, Spain.
  • Screening for drought tolerance in eggplant relatives and interspecific hybrids
    Plazas, M., Rahma, A.F., Rodríguez-Burruezo, A., Prohens, J. & Fita, A. (2016)
    Proceedings of the 18th EUCARPIA Capsicum and Eggplant Meeting, 306-310. Oral and poster presentation. 2016. Kecskemét, Hungary.
  • Use of wild Relatives and closely related species to adapt common bean to climate change
    Porch, T.G., Beaver, J.S., Debouck, D.G., Jackson, S.A., Kelly, J.D., & Dempewolf, H. (2013)
    Agronomy, 3, 433-461.
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  • Use of wild relatives for increasing the genetic base and adaptation to climate change of eggplant
    Prohens, J., Fonseka, H., Kouassi, A., Plazas, M., Fonseka, R., Kouassi, A., Andújar, I., Ranil, R., Kouassi, B., Gramazio, P., Niran, L., Fita, A., Welegama, T., Rodríguez-Burruezo, A. & Vilanova, S. (2015)
    Oral poster presentation at 14th International Symposium “Prospects for the 3rd Millenium Agriculture,” Cluj0-Napoca, Romania. Book of Abstracts of The 14th International Symposium “Prospects for the 3rd Millenium Agriculture”, 160.
  • A strategy for broadening the genetic base of eggplant using wild relatives as donors of variation
    Prohens, J., Fonseka, H., Kouassi, A., Plazas, M., Fonseka, R., Kouassi, A.B., Gramazio, P., Welegama, T., Kouassi, B., Herraiz, F.J., Ranil, R., Rodríguez-Burruezo, A., Niran, L., Fita, A. & Vilanova, S. (2015)
    Book of abstracts of the 12th Solanaceae Conference.  Poster and oral presentation at the 12th Solanaceae Conference. Bordeaux, France.
  • Utilization of crop wild relatives in eggplant pre-breeding for adaptation to climate change
    Prohens, J., Fonseka, H., Kouassi, A., Vilanova, S., Fonseka, R., Kouassi, A., Gramazio, P., Herraiz, F.J., Welegama, T., Kouassi, B., Fita, A., Rodríguez-Burruezo, A. & Plazas, M. (2016)
    Oral and poster presentation at the 16th EUCARPIA Capsicum and Eggplant Meeting.  Kecskemét, Hungary.
  • Introgressiomics: a new paradigm for crop improvement and adaptation to climate change
    Prohens, J., Gramazio, P., Plazas, M., Díez, M.J., Fita, A., Herraiz, F.J., Rodríguez-Burruezo, A., Soler, S., Knapp, S. & Vilanova, S. (2016)
    Book of abstracts of the 20th EUCARPIA General Congress. Oral and poster presentation at the 20th EUCARPIA General Congress. Zurich, Switzerland.
  • Introgressiomics: a new approach for using crop wild relatives in breeding for adaptation to climate change
    Prohens, J., Gramazio, P., Plazas, M., Dempewolf, H., Kilian, B., Díez, M.J., Fita, A., Herraiz, F.J., Rodríguez-Burruezo, A., Soler, S., Knapp, S. & Vilanova, S. (2017)
    Euphytica, 213, 158. doi:10.1007/s10681-017-1938-9
  • Development of a collection of introgression lines of Solanum incanum, a drought tolerant wild relative, in the genetic background of eggplant
    Prohens, J., Mangino, G., Plazas, M., Vilanova, S. & Gramazio, P. (2017).
    Book of Abstracts of the Joint Congress SEBC-SEBD-SEG: 40-41.
  • Screening of carrot wild relatives n warm, dry and saline field conditions in respect of roots and seed production
    Rahim, M., A.T.M., Mannan, M. and Simon P. (2016)
    BAU Research Progress.
  • Improving germination of the eggplant rootstock Solanum torvum by testing multiple factors using an orthogonal array design
    Ranil, R.H.G., Niran, H.M.L., Plazas, M., Fonseka, R.M., Fonseka, H.H., Vilanova, S., Andújar, I., Fita, A., & Prohens, J. (2015).
    Scientia Horticulturae, 193, 174-181. doi:10.1016/j.scienta.2015.07.030
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  • Solanum insanum L. (subgenus Leptostemonum Bitter, Solanaceae), the neglected wild progenitor of eggplant (S. melongena L.): a review of taxonomy, characteristics and uses aimed at its enhancement for improved eggplant breeding
    Ranil, R.G.H., Prohens, J., Aubriot, X., Niran H.M.L., Plazas, M., Fonseka, R.M., Vilanova, S., Fonseka, H.H., Gramazio, P. & Knapp, S. (2017)
    Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution, 65(7), 1707–1722. doi.org/10.1007/s10722-016-0467-z
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  • Optimization of in vitro protocols for the isolation and regeneration of immature embryos from common eggplant (Solanum melongena) and scarlet (S. aethiopicum) and gboma (S. macrocarpon) eggplants
    Rodríguez-Burruezo, A., Martínez-Busó, M., Manzur, J.P., Prohens, J. & Fita, A. (2015)
    Oral poster presentation at 14th International Symposium “Prospects for the 3rd Millenium Agriculture,” Cluj0-Napoca, Romania. Book of Abstracts of The 14th International Symposium “Prospects for the 3rd Millenium Agriculture”, 530.
  • Identification of loci controlling domestication-related traits in cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L. Walp)
    Sassoum, L., Maria, M., Ira, H., Ousmane, B., Ndiaga, C., Yi-Ning, G., Philip, A. R., Shizhong, Xu., Christian, F., & Timothy, J. C. (2017)
    Poster presentation at the Plant and Animal Genome (PAG) Conference. San Diego, USA.
  • Pre-breeding using wild species for genetic enhancement of grain legumes at ICRISAT
    Sharma, S. (2017)
    Crop Science, 57, 1132-1144.
  • Pre-breeding to expand primary genepool through introgression of genes from wild Cajanus species for pigeonpea improvement
    Sharma, S. & Upadhyaya H.D. (2016)
    Legume Perspectives Special Issue, 11, 19-22.
  • Interspecific hybridization to introduce useful genetic variability for pigeonpea improvement
    Sharma, S. & Upadhyaya H.D. (2016)
    Indian Journal of Genetic Plant Breeding, 4, 496-503.
  • Widening the genetic base of durum wheat
    Srinivasachary, King, J., Ammar, K., Tyagi, B., Bassi, F. & King, I. (2017)
    Poster at International Wheat Genetics Symposium.
  • Wild relatives of the brinjal eggplant (Solanum melongena L.: Solanaceae): evaluating gaps in global germplasm collections and identifying priority collecting areas
    Syfert, M., Castañeda-Álvarez, N.P., Khoury, C., Särkinen, T., Sosa,C.C., Achicanoy, H.C., Bernau, V., Prohens, J., Daunay, M.C. & Knapp, S. (2015)
    Abstracts of Botany 2015: Science and Plants for People, 1236. Oral and poster presentation at the science and plants for people congress. Edmonton, Canada.
  • Crop wild relatives of the brinjal eggplant (Solanum melongena): poorly represented in genebanks and many species at risk of extinction
    Syfert, M.M., Castañeda-Álvarez, N.P., Khoury, C.K., Särkinen, T.; Sosa, C.C., Achicanoy, H.A., Bernau, V., Prohens, J., Daunay, M.C. & Knapp, S. (2016)
    American Journal of Botany, 103 (4), 635-651.
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  • World Vegetable Center eggplant collection: origin, composition, seed dissemination and utilization in breeding
    Taher, D., Solberg, S.Ø., Prohens, J., Chou, Y.Y., Rakha, M. & Wu, T. (2017)
    Frontiers in Plant Science, 8, 1484. http://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2017.01484
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  • High troughput growtainer phenotypping combined with on line transpiration monitoring to select water efficient cultivars: a proof of principle in the banana bio(di)versity collection
    van Wesemael, J., Kissel, E., Houben, M., Janiak, M., Swennen, R. & Carpentier, S. (2017)
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  • Phenotyping transpiration dynamics in real time: the key to mine the banana biodiversity for better water use efficiency?
    van Wesemael, J., Swennen, R. & Carpentier, S. (2017)
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  • A prioritized crop wild relative inventory to help underpin global food security
    Vincent, H., Wiersema, J., Kell, S., Fielder, H., Dobbie, S., Castaneda-Alvarez, N.P., Guarino, L., Eastwood, R., Leon, B. & Maxted, B. (2013)
    Biological Conservation, 167, 265-275.doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2013.08.011
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  • Ecology and community genomics of an important crop wild relative as a prelude to agricultural innovation
    Von Wettberg, E., Chang, P., Greenspan, A., Dascosta-Calheiros, E., Mamo, B., Moenga, S., Nuzhdin, S.V., Bukun, B., Aydogan, A., Kahraman, A., Penmetsa, R.V. & Cook, D.R. (2018)
    Nature Communications, 9, 649. DOI 10.1038/s41467-018-02867-z.
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  • Effects of chilling stress on the root characteristics of 5 alfalfa varieties
    Wang, Y., Yu, L., Li, J., Sun, J. & Xie, J. (2016)
    Acta Agrestia Sinica, 1, 101-106.
  • Phenotypic responses of lens genotypes towards the light environment change. Book of abstracts of the biennial meeting of the North American Pulse Improvement Association
    Yuan, H.Y., Saha, S., De Silva, D., Vandenberg, A. & Bett, K. (2015)
    Oral presentation at the biennial meeting of the North American Pulse Improvement Association. Niagara Falls, USA.
  • Flowering and growth responses of cultivated lentil and wild Lens germplasm towards the differences in red to far-red ratio and photosynthetically active radiation
    Yuan, H.Y., Saha, S., Vandenberg, A. & Bett, K.E. (2017)
    Frontiers in Plant Science, 8, 386. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.00386.
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  • Effects of Chilling Stress on the Root Characteristics of 5 Alfalfa varieties
    Yun-tao, W., Lin-qing, Y., Jing-zhu, L., Juan-juan, S. & Ji-hong, Xie. (2016)
    Acta Agrestia Sinica, 1, 101-106.
  • Effects of NaCO3 on underground indexes of 10 alfalfa cultivars at initial stage of growth
    Yun-tao, W., Lin-qing, Y., Ting, Y., Xiao-ji, W. & Ji-hong, X. (2017).
    Acta Agrestia Sinica, 4, 790-795.
  • The morphology indexes of different Alfalfa cultivars in Northwest of HeBei Heilongjiang
    Yun-tao, W., Jingzhu, L., Lin-qing, Y., Ting, Y. & Zhimin, Y. (2017).
    Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine, 8, 175-176, 298-299.