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Research Project: Genetic Improvement of Cacao Through Genomics-Assisted Breeding

Location: Subtropical Horticulture Research

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Genetic characterization of the cacao cultivar CCN 51: its impact and significance on global cacao improvement and production - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Boza, E.J., Motamayor, J.C., Amores, F.M., Sergio, C., Tondo, C.L., Livingstone Iii, D.S., Schnell, R.J., Gutierrez, O.A. 2014. Genetic characterization of the cacao cultivar CCN 51: its impact and significance on global cacao improvement and production. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science. 139(2):219-229.
Forging New Cocoa Keys: The Impact of Unlocking the Cocoa Bean’s Genome on Pre-harvest Food Safety - (Abstract Only)
Kuhn, D.N. 2013. Forging New Cocoa Keys: The Impact of Unlocking the Cocoa Bean’s Genome on Pre-harvest Food Safety. Meeting Abstract. International Association of Food Protection, Charlotte NC July 29-31, 2013.
Genome Size Evolution in Theobroma cacao: Recent Sequencing of Two Cacao Genomes of Different Size - (Abstract Only)
Kuhn, D.N., Ma, J., Zheng, P., Main, D., Haiminen, N., Parida, L., Cornejo, O., Findley, S., Livingstone Iii, D.S., Mustiga, G., Schnell, R.J., Mockaitis, K., Motamayor, J. 2013. Genome Size Evolution in Theobroma cacao: Recent Sequencing of Two Cacao Genomes of Different Size. Meeting Abstract. Plant and Animal Genome Meeting XXI, January 12-16, 2013 San Diego, CA.
Toward The Identification Of Candidate Genes Involved In Black Pod Disease Resistance In Theobroma cacao L. - (Abstract Only)
Livingstone Iii, D.S., Gutierrez, O.A., Royaert, S., Epaina, P., Kuhn, D.N., Schnell, R.J., Motamayor, J. 2013. Toward The Identification Of Candidate Genes Involved In Black Pod Disease Resistance In Theobroma cacao L.. Meeting Abstract. Plant and Animal Genome Meeting XXI, January 12-16, 2013 San Diego, CA.
Building genomic resources for Theobroma cacao - (Abstract Only)
Cornejo, O., Kuhn, D.N., Livingstone Iii, D.S., Mockaitis, K., Mustiga, G., Yee, M., Findley, S.D., Schnell, R.J., Motamayor, J., Bustamante, C. 2013. Building genomic resources for Theobroma cacao. Meeting Abstract. Plant and Animal Genome Meeting XXI, January 12-16, 2013 San Diego, CA.
The Genome of the Most Widely Cultivated Cacao Type and Its Use to Identify Candidate Genes Regulating Traits: Pod Color as an Example - (Abstract Only)
Motamayor, J., Mockaitis, K., Schmutz, J., Haiminen, N., Livingstone Iii, D.S., Cornejo, O., Findley, S.D., Zheng, P., Utro, F., Royaert, S., Saski, C., Jenkins, J., Podicheti, R., Zhao, M., Scheffler, B.E., Feltus, A.F., Amores, F.M., Phillips, W., Marelli, J., May, G.D., Shapiro, H., Ma, J., Bustamante, C., Schnell, R.J., Main, D., Gilbert, D., Parida, L., Kuhn, D.N. 2013. The Genome of the Most Widely Cultivated Cacao Type and Its Use to Identify Candidate Genes Regulating Traits: Pod Color as an Example . Meeting Abstract. Plant and Animal Genome Meeting XXI, January 12-16, 2013 San Diego, CA.
Toward the identification of candidate genes involved In black pod disease resistance in Theobroma cacao L. - (Abstract Only)
Livingstone Iii, D., Gutierrez, O.A., Royaert, S., Epaina, P., Kuhn, D.N., Schnell, R.J., Motamayor, J. 2013. Toward the identification of candidate genes involved In black pod disease resistance in Theobroma cacao L.. Meeting Abstract. Int'l Plant & Animal Genome XXI Conference, San Diego, CA, January 12-16, 2013.
The genetic identity of Theobroma cacao L. CCN-51 - (Abstract Only)
Boza, E.J., Amores, F.M., Gutierrez, O.A., Tondo, C.L., Schnell, R.J., Motamayor, J. 2013. The genetic identity of Theobroma cacao L. CCN-51. Meeting Abstract. Int'l Plant & Animal Genome Conference, San Diego, CA, January 12-16, 2013.
Toward The identification Of candidate genes involved in black pod disease resistance in Theobroma cacao L. - (Abstract Only)
Royaert, S., Moore, J.M., Santos Araujo, I., Viana Da Silva, D., Martins De Jesus, S., Livingstone Iii, D., Marelli, J., Kuhn, D.N., Gutierrez, O.A., Correa, R., Schnell, R.J., Motamayor, J. 2013. Toward The identification Of candidate genes involved in black pod disease resistance in Theobroma cacao L.. Meeting Abstract. Plant & Animal Genome XXI Conference, San Diego, CA January 12-16, 2013.
Integrating genomics into future approaches for cocoa selection and propagation in Côte d’Ivoire - (Abstract Only)
Pokou, D., Tahi, M., Gutierrez, O.A., Motamayor, J., Schnell, R.J., Brown, P. 2012. Integrating genomics into future approaches for cocoa selection and propagation in Côte d’Ivoire. Meeting Abstract. Seven INGENIC Workshop, Yaounde, Cameroon, October 21-22, 2012.
An example of association mapping in Cacao. - (Abstract Only)
Gutierrez, O.A., Schnell, R.J., Motamayor, J., Kuhn, D.N., Tondo, C.L., Boza, E.J., Livingstone, D., Royaert, S., Nagai, C., Phillips, W., Amores, F., Lopes, U., Takrama, J., Padi, F., Aikpokpodion, P., Pokou, D., Efombagn, I., Sounigo, O., Epaina, P. 2012. An example of association mapping in Cacao.. Meeting Abstract. Seven INGENIC Workshop, Yaounde, Cameroon, October 21-22, 2013.
Identification of cocoa trees combining high yield potential and resistance to diseases in segregating progenies In Ecuador - (Abstract Only)
Amores, F., Ravelo, S., Suarez, C., Motamayor, J., Schnell, R.J., Gutierrez, O.A. 2012. Identification of cocoa trees combining high yield potential and resistance to diseases in segregating progenies In Ecuador. Meeting Abstract. 17th International Cocoa Research Conference, Yaounde, Cameroon, October 15-20, 2012.
Exploring the T. cacao genome sequence for marker/trait associations useful in cacao breeding - (Abstract Only)
Schnell, R.J., Kuhn, D.N., Gutierrez, O.A., Motamayor, J. 2012. Exploring the T. cacao genome sequence for marker/trait associations useful in cacao breeding. Meeting Abstract. 17th Int'l Cocoa Research Conference, Yaounde, Cameroon, October 15-20, 2012.
Molecular fingerprinting of cacao (Theobroma cacao L.) genetic resources in the Dominican Republic - (Abstract Only)
2011. Molecular fingerprinting of cacao (Theobroma cacao L.) genetic resources in the Dominican Republic. Meeting Abstract. XIX Annual International Plant & Animal Genome Conference, January 11-15, 2011, San Diego, CA..
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