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

  1. 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). Development and GBS-genotyping of Introgression Lines (ILs) using two wildspecies of rice, O. meridionalis and O. rufipogon, in a common recurrent parent, O. sativa cv. Curinga. Mol Br, 35(2), 81. doi: 10.1007/s11032-015-0276-7.
  2. Baute, G.J., Kane, N.C., Grassa, C., Lai, Z., & Rieseberg, L.H. (2015). Genome scans reveal candidate domestication and improvement genes in cultivated sunflower, as well as post-domestication introgression with wild relatives. New Phytologist 206(2), 830-838. doi: 10.1111/nph.13255.
  3. Baute, G.J., Dempewolf, H., and Rieseberg, L.H., (2015). Using genomic approaches to unlock the potential of CWR for crop adaptation to climate change. In Crop Wild Relatives and Climate Change (R. Redden et al., eds.), pp.268-280.
  4. Castañeda-Álvarez, N.P., de Haan, S., Juárez, H., Khoury, C.K., Achicanoy, H.A., Sosa, C.C., et al. (2015). Ex situ conservation priorities for the wild relatives of potato (Solanum L. Section Petota). PLoS ONE 10(4): e0122599. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0122599.
  5. 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). Global conservation priorities for crop wild relatives. Nature Plants 2. doi:10.1038/nplants.2016.22.
  6. Cobben, M.M.P., van Treuren, R., Castañeda-Álvarez, N.P., Khoury ,C.K., Kik, C., & van Hintum, T.J.L. (2015). Robustness and accuracy of Maxent niche modelling for Lactuca species distributions in light of collecting expeditions. Plant Genetic Resources: Characterization and Utilization 13(2), 153-161. doi: 10.1017/S1479262114000847.
  7. Dempewolf, H., Eastwood, R.J., Guarino, L., Khoury, C.K., Muller, J.V., & Toll, J. (2014). Adapting agriculture to climate change: A global initiative to collect, conserve, and use crop wild relatives. Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems 38(4), 369-377. doi:10.1080/21683565.2013.870629.
  8. Fita, A., Fioruci, F., Plazas, M., Rodríguez-Burruezo, A., & Prohens, J. (2015). Drought tolerance among accessions of eggplant and related species. Bulletin USAVM Horticulture 72(2). doi:10.15835/buasvmcn-hort:11600.
  9. Jansky, S. H., Dempewolf, H., Camadro, E. L., Simon, R., Zimnoch-Guzowska, E., Bisognin, D. A., & Bonierbale, M. (2013). A case for crop wild relative preservation and use in potato. Crop Science 53(3), 746-754.
  10. 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). Ecogeography and utility to plant breeding of the crop wild relatives of sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.). Front. Plant Sci. 6(841). doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.00841.
  11. Kaushik, P., Prohens, J., Vilanova, S., Gramazio, P., and Plazas, M. (2016). Phenotyping of eggplant wild relatives and interspecific hybrids with conventional and phenomic descriptors provides insight for their potential utilisation in breeding. Front. Plant Sci. 7(677). doi:10.3389/fpls.2016.00677.
  12. Kantar, M., Hübner, S., & Rieseberg, L.H. (2016). Broadening the genetic basis for crop improvement: Interspecific hybridization within and between ploidy levels in Helianthus. In Polyploidy and Interspecific Hybridisation for Crop Improvement (A. Mason, ed.), 192-217.
  13. Khoury, C.K., Greene, S., Wiersema, J., Maxted, N., Jarvis, A., & Struik, P.C. (2012). An inventory of crop Wild relatives of the United States. Crop Science 53(4), 1496-1508. doi:10.2135/cropsci2012.10.0585.
  14. 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). Crop wild relatives of pigeonpea [Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.]: Distributions, ex situ conservation status, and potential genetic resources for abiotic stress tolerance. Biological Conservation 184, 259-270. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2015.01.032.
  15. 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). Distributions, ex situ conservation priorities, and genetic resource potential of crop wild relatives of sweetpotato [Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam., I. series Batatas]. Front. Plant Sci. 6(251). doi: 10.3389/fpls.2015.00251.
  16. Kim, H., Jung, J., Singh, N., Greenberg, A., Doyle, J., Tyagi, W., Chung, J-W., Kimball, J., Hamilton, R., McCouch, S. (2016). Population dynamics among six major groups of the Oryza rufipogon species complex, wild relative of cultivated Asian rice. Rice (in press)
  17. 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). Interspecific hybridization between eggplant and wild relatives from different genepools. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science 141, 34-44.
  18. Porch, T.G., Beaver, J.S., Debouck, D.G., Jackson, S.A., Kelly, J.D., & Dempewolf, H. (2013). Use of wild Relatives and closely related species to adapt common bean to climate change. Agronomy 3, 433-461.
  19. 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). Improving germination of the eggplant rootstock Solanum torvum by testing multiple factors using an orthogonal array design. Scientia Horticulturae 193, 174-181. doi:10.1016/j.scienta.2015.07.030.
  20. Vincent, H., Wiersema, J., Kell, S., Fielder, H., Dobbie, S., Castaneda-Alvarez, N.P., Guarino, L., Eastwood, R., Leon, B., & Maxted, B. (2013). A prioritized crop wild relative inventory to help underpin global food security. Biological Conservation 167, 265-275.
  21. Kosterin, O.E. (2016). Prospects of the use of wild relatives for pea breeding. Russian Journal of Genetics, Applied Research, 6(3), 233-243.