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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Shahryar F Kianian
Cereal Disease Laboratory
Research Leader
Shahryar.Kianian@ars.usda.gov
Phone: (612) 624-4155
Fax: (651) 649-5054
Room CDL 6
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA
1551 LINDIG
SAINT PAUL, MN, 55108-6086

Projects
CEREAL RUST FUNGI: GENETICS, POPULATION BIOLOGY, AND HOST-PATHOGEN INTERACTIONS
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 423040
FUSARIUM HEAD BLIGHT OF CEREALS: PATHOGEN BIOLOGY AND HOST RESISTANCE
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 423064
Association Analysis of Novel Sources of Resistance to FHB and Germplasm Development
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 425221
Cereal Rust Fungi: Genetics, Population Biology, and Host-Pathogen Interactions
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 428964
Understanding Stem Rust Resistance in Barley and Germplasm Enhancement
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 429338

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
A whole-genome, radiation hybrid map of wheat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tiwari, V., Heesacker, A., Riera-Lizarazu, O., Gunn, H., Wang, S., Wang, Y., Gu, Y.Q., Paux, E., Koo, D.H., Luo, M.C., Lazo, G.R., Akhunov, E., Friebe, B., Poland, J.A., Gill, B., Kianian, S., Leonard, J. 2016. A whole-genome, radiation hybrid map of wheat. Plant Journal. doi: 10.1111/tpj.13513.
Toward a better understanding of the genomic region harboring Fusarium head blight resistance QTL Qfhs.ndsu-3AS in durum wheat Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhu, X., Zhong, S., Chao, S., Gu, Y.Q., Kianian, S.F., Elias, E., Cai, X. 2016. Toward a better understanding of the genomic region harboring Fusarium head blight resistance QTL Qfhs.ndsu-3AS in durum wheat. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 129:31-43.
Development of a D genome specific marker resource for diploid and hexaploid wheat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, Y., Drader, T., Tiwari, V.K., Dong, L., Kumar, A., Huo, N., Ghavami, F., Iqbal, M.J., Lazo, G.R., Gill, B., Kianian, S., Luo, M., Gu, Y.Q. 2015. Development of a D genome specific marker resource for diploid and hexaploid wheat. Biomed Central (BMC) Genomics. doi: 10.11861S12864-015-1852-2.
Radiation hybrid map of barley chromosome 3H Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mazaheri, M., Kianian, P., Kumar, A., Mergoum, M., Seetan, R., Soltani, A., Lund, L., Pirseyedi, S., Denton, A., Kianian, S. 2015. Radiation hybrid map of barley chromosome 3H. The Plant Genome. 8(2):1-11.
Genome-wide mapping of spike-related and agronomic traits in a common wheat population derived from a supernumerary parent and an elite parent Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Echeverry-Solarte, M., Kumar, A., Kianian, S., Mantovani, E., McClean, P., Deckard, E., Elias, E., Simsek, S., Alamari, M., Schatz, B., Mergoum, M. 2015. Genome-wide mapping of spike-related and agronomic traits in a common wheat population derived from a supernumerary parent and an elite parent. The Plant Genome. 8(2):1-20.
New QTL alleles for quality-related traits in spring wheat revealed by RIL population derived from supernumerary x non-supernumerary spikelet genotypes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Echeverry-Solarte, M., Kumar, A., Kianian, S., Simsek, S., Alamari, M.S., Mantovani, E., Mcclean, P., Deckard, E., Elias, E., Schatz, B., Xu, S.S., Mergoum, M. 2015. New QTL alleles for quality-related traits in spring wheat revealed by RIL population derived from supernumerary x non-supernumerary spikelet genotypes. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 128:893-912.
Genome-wide genetic dissection of supernumerary spikelet and related traits in common wheat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Echeverry-Solarte, M., Kumar, A., Kianian, S., Mantovani, E.E., Simsek, S., Alamari, M., Mergoum, M. 2016. Genome-wide genetic dissection of supernumerary spikelet and related traits in common wheat. The Plant Genome. 7(3):1-16.
Genome-wide genetic dissection of supernumerary spikelet and related traits in common wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Echeverry-Solarte, M., Kumar, A., Kianian, S., Mantovani, E.E., Simsek, S., Mergoum, M., Alamari, M.S. 2014. Genome-wide genetic dissection of supernumerary spikelet and related traits in common wheat (Triticum aestivum L.). The Plant Genome. Available: https://dl.sciencesocieties.org/files/publications/tpg/first-look/tpg-2014-03-0013.pdf.
Reliable Radiation Hybrid Maps: An Efficient Scalable Clustering-based Approach - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Seetan, R., Denton, A., Al-Azzam, O., Iqbal, J., Kianian, S. 2014. Reliable Radiation Hybrid Maps: An Efficient Scalable Clustering-based Approach. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics. Available: http://www.computer.org/csdl/trans/tb/preprint/06827170.pdf.
Utilization of deletion bins to anchor and order sequences along the wheat 7B chromosome - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Belova, T., Gronvold, L., Kumar, A., Kianian, S., He, X., Lillemo, M., Springer, N.M., Lien, S., Olson, O., Sandve, S.R. 2014. Utilization of deletion bins to anchor and order sequences along the wheat 7B chromosome. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 127:2029-2024.
Analysis of ATP6 sequence diversity in the Triticum-Aegilops group of species reveals the crucial role of rearrangement in mitochondrial genome evolution - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Soltani, A., Ghavami, F., Mergoum, M., Hegstad, J., Noyszewski, A., Meinhardt, S., Kianian, S. 2014. Analysis of ATP6 sequence diversity in the Triticum-Aegilops group of species reveals the crucial role of rearrangement in mitochondrial genome evolution. Genome. 57(5):279-288.
Mitochondrial dynamics and the cell cycle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kianian, P., Kianian, S. 2014. Mitochondrial dynamics and the cell cycle. Frontiers in Plant Science. Availeable: http://journal.frontiersin.org/Journal/10.3389/fpls.2014.00222/full.
The transcriptome landscape of early maize meiosis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dukowic-Schulze, S., Sundararajan, A., Mudge, J., Ramaraj, T., Farmer, A.D., Wang, M., Sun, Q., Pillardy, J., Kianian, S., Retzel, E.F., Pawlowski, W.P., Chen, C. 2014. The transcriptome landscape of early maize meiosis. Biomed Central (BMC) Plant Biology. 14:118.
Transposable element junctions in marker development and genomic characterization of barley - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Maazaheri, M., Kianian, P., Mergoum, M., Valentini, G., Seetan, R., Pirseyedi, S., Kumar, A., Gu, Y.Q., Stein, N., Kubalakova, M., Dolezel, J., Denton, A., Kianian, S. 2014. Transposable element junctions in marker development and genomic characterization of barley. The Plant Genome. 7:1-8.
Deletion mutagenesis identifies a haploinsufficient role for gamma-zein in opaque-2 endosperm modification - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yuan, L., Dou, Y., Kianian, S., Zhang, C., Holding, D.R. 2014. Deletion mutagenesis identifies a haploinsufficient role for gamma-zein in opaque-2 endosperm modification. Plant Physiology. 164:119-130.
Iterative framework radiation hybrid mapping - (Proceedings)
Seetan, R.I., Denton, A.M., Al-Azzam, O., Kumar, A., Sturdivan, J., Kianian, S. 2014. Iterative framework radiation hybrid mapping. Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics. Available: http://www.siam.org/meetings.sdm14.
Developing improved durum wheat germplasm by altering the cytoplasmic genome - (Proceedings)
Ghavami, F., Bassi, F., Burciaga, R., Soltani, A., Noyszewski, A., Michalak, D., Gu, Y.Q., Meinhardt, S., Elias, E., Kianian, P., Mergoum, M., Mann, S., Kianian, S. 2014. Developing improved durum wheat germplasm by altering the cytoplasmic genome. Symposium Proceedings. 110:177-188.
Physical mapping resources for large plant genomes: radiation hybrids for wheat D-genome progenitor aegilops tauschii accession AL8/78 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kumar, A., Simons, K., Iqbal, M.J., Jimenez, M., Bassi, F.M., Ghavami, F., Al, A., Wang, Y., Luo, M., Gu, Y.Q., Denton, A., Xu, S.S., Dvorak, J., Kianian, P., Kianian, S.F. 2012. Physical mapping resources for large plant genomes: radiation hybrids for wheat D-genome progenitor aegilops tauschii. Biomed Central (BMC) Genomics. 13:597.
PIECE: A database for plant gene structure comparison and evolution - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, Y., You, F., Lazo, G.R., Luo, M., Thilmony, R.L., Gordon, S.P., Gu, Y.Q., Kianian, S. 2012. PIECE: A database for plant gene structure comparison and evolution. Nucleic Acids Research. D1159-D1166.
DNA repair and crossing over favor similar chromosome regions as discovered in radiation hybrid of Triticum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kumar, A., Bassi, F.M., Gu, Y.Q., Dogramaci, M., Kianian, S. 2012. DNA repair and crossing over favor similar chromosome regions as discovered in radiation hybrid of Triticum. Biomed Central (BMC) Genomics. doi 10.1186/1471-2164-13-339.
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