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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Genetic Improvement of Fruit Crops Through Functional Genomics and Breeding

Location: Appalachian Fruit Research Laboratory

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

Comparative organogenic responses of six clonal apple rootstock cultivars - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(28-May-15)
Molecular and genetic regulation of tree branch orientation - (Abstract Only)
Guseman, J.M., Hollender, C.A., Srinivasan, C., Scorza, R., Dardick, C.D. 2015. Molecular and genetic regulation of tree branch orientation [abstract]. American Society of Plant Biologists. p. 45.
Genomic profiling of plum Prunus domestica L. germplasm using genotyping-by-sequencing - (Abstract Only)
Zhebentyayeva, T., Saski, C., Dejong, T., Ravelonandro, M., Scorza, R., Callahan, A.M., Dardick, C.D. 2015. Genomic profiling of plum Prunus domestica L. germplasm using genotyping-by-sequencing [abstract]. Plant and Animal Genome. p. 60.
Auxin-induced degradation dynamics set the pace for lateral root development - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guseman, J.M., Hellmuth, A., Lanctot, A., Feldman, T.P., Moss, B.L., Klavins, E., Calderon Villalobos, L.A., Nemhauser, J.L. 2015. Auxin-induced degradation dynamics set the pace for lateral root development. Development. 142:1-5.
Developing disease resistant stone fruits - (Proceedings)
Scorza, R. 2014. Developing disease resistant stone fruits. Proceedings of the XXIII Congresso SOCHIFIT UTalca 2014. p. 20.
Utilization of early flowering genes to accelerate the genetic improvement of long-generation cycle plant species - (Proceedings)
Scorza, R., Dardick, C.D., Callahan, A.M., Srinivasan, C., Raines, C.D., Demuth, M.A., Dejong, T.M., Harper, J., Castro, S. 2014. Utilization of early flowering genes to accelerate the genetic improvement of long-generation cycle plant species. Proceedings of the IX Reunion de Biologia Vegetal REBIVE - 2014. p. 15.
21st century approach to improving Burbank's 'stoneless' plum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Callahan, A.M., Dardick, C.D., Tosetti, R., Lalli, D., Scorza, R. 2015. 21st century approach to improving Burbank's 'stoneless' plum. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science. 50:195-200.
Molecular basis of angiosperm tree architecture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hollender, C.A., Dardick, C.D. 2014. Molecular basis of angiosperm tree architecture. New Phytologist. 206(2):541-556.
Black knot [Apiosporina morbosa (Schw.)] resistance in imported and domestic Prunus domestica L. germplasm and cultivars - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scorza, R., Demuth, M.A. 2015. Black knot [Apiosporina morbosa (Schw.)] resistance in imported and domestic Prunus domestica L. germplasm and cultivars. Journal of American Pomological Society. 69(1):45-50.
Evolution of the fruit endocarp: molecular mechanisms underlying adaptations in seed protection and dispersal strategies - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dardick, C.D., Callahan, A.M. 2014. Evolution of the fruit endocarp: molecular mechanisms underlying adaptations in seed protection and dispersal strategies. Frontiers in Plant Science. DOI:10.3389/FPLS.2014.00284.
'Gem': a new precocious, productive pear cultivar - (Abstract Only)
Bell, R.L., Castagnoli, S., Einhorn, T., Turner, J.D., Spotts, R., Moulton, G., Reighard, G.L., Shane, W.W. 2014. 'Gem': a new precocious, productive pear cultivar. HortScience. 94(9):S271.
'Gem': a new pear cultivar from the USDA pear breeding program - (Abstract Only)
Bell, R.L., Castagnoli, S., Einhorn, T., Turner, J.D., Spotts, R., Moulton, G.A., Reighard, G.L., Shane, W.W. 2014. 'Gem': a new pear cultivar from the USDA pear breeding program [abstract]. International Pear Symposium, Program and Abstracts. p. 49.
Highly interactive nature of flower-specific enhancers and promoters, and its potential impact on tissue-specific expression and engineering of multiple genes or agronomic traits - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wen, Z., Yang, Y., Zhang, J., Wang, X., Liu, Z., Singer, S., Yang, Y., Liu, Z. 2014. Highly interactive nature of flower-specific enhancers and promoters, and its potential impact on tissue-specific expression and engineering of multiple genes or agronomic traits. Plant Biotechnology. DOI: 10.1111/pbi.12203.
The efficiency of RNA interference for conferring stable resistance to Plum Pox Virus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ravelonandro, M., Scorza, R., Hily, J., Briard, P. 2014. The efficiency of RNA interference for conferring stable resistance to Plum Pox Virus. Plant Cell Tissue And Organ Culture. DOI: 10.1007/S11240-014-0487-3.
The molecular basis for tree growth habit in Prunus persica (peach) - (Abstract Only)
Dardick, C.D., Hollender, C.A., Scorza, R., Srinivasan, C., Callahan, A.M., Zhebentyayeva, T., Ruiz, K.B., Whitaker, M., Horn, R., Abbott, A., Tworkoski, T. 2014. The molecular basis for tree growth habit in Prunus persica (peach)[abstract]. 7th International Rosaceae Genomics Conference. p. 15.
Genetic interactions underlying tree branch orientation - (Abstract Only)
Hollender, C.A., Scorza, R., Callahan, A.M., Tworkoski, T., Dardick, C.D. 2014. Genetic interactions underlying tree branch orientation [abstract]. American Society for Plant Biology. Paper No. P-12023-B.
Tree fruit breeding for the 21st Century - (Proceedings)
Scorza, R., Callahan, A.M., Dardick, C.D., Bell, R.L., Liu, Z., Srinivasan, C., Hollender, C.A., Vann, C.D., Ravelonandro, M. 2013. Tree fruit breeding for the 21st Century. Aspects of Applied Biology. 119:1-12.
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