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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Hugo Cuevas
Tropical Crops and Germplasm Research
Genetics

Phone: (787) 831-3435 ext. 241
Fax: (787) 831-3386

TROPICAL AGRIC RES STA
2200 P.A. CAMPOS AVE. SUITE 201
MAYAGUEZ , PR 006805470

Projects
Evaluation and Genetic Analyses of Sorghum Genetic Resources for Key Agronomic Traits
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 424766
Genomic Dissection of Anthracnose Resistance Response in Sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench]
Interagency Reimbursable Agreement (I)
  Accession Number: 429448
Genomic Dissection of Anthracnose Resistance Response in Sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench]
Interagency Reimbursable Agreement (I)
  Accession Number: 429477

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Grain biodeterioration of sorghum converted lines inoculated with a mixture of Fusarium thapsinum and Curvularia lunata -
Assessing the vulnerability of sorghum converted lines to anthracnose and downy mildew infection -
Prom, L.K., Perumal, R., Cuevas, H.E., Radwan, G., Katile, S., Isakeit, T., Magill, C. 2016. Assessing the vulnerability of sorghum converted lines to anthracnose and downy mildew infection. Journal of Agriculture and Crops. 2(10):101-106.
Genetic diversity of naturalized cacao (Theobroma cacao L.) in Puerto Rico -
Cosme-Reyes, S.M., Cuevas, H.E., Zhang, D., Oleksyk, T.K., Irish, B.M. 2016. Genetic diversity of naturalized cacao (Theobroma cacao L.) in Puerto Rico. Tree Genetics and Genomes. DOI 10.1007/s11295-016-1045-4.
The evolution of photoperiod-sensitive flowering in sorghum, a genomic model for panicoid grasses -
Cuevas, H.E., Chengbo, Z., Haibao, T., Prashant, K., Sayan, D., Yann-Rong, L., Ge, Z., Clement, T., Upadhyaya, H., Hash, C., Patterson, A.H. 2016. The evolution of photoperiod-sensitive flowering in sorghum, a genomic model for panicoid grasses. Genome Biology. doi: 10.1093/molbev/msw120.
Reaction of sorghum lines to zonate leaf spot and rough leaf spot -
Prom, L.K., Isakeit, T., Cuevas, H.E., Rooney, W., Perumal, R., Magill, C. 2015. Reaction of sorghum lines to zonate leaf spot and rough leaf spot. Plant Health Progress. 16(4):230-234.
Excised leaf method for high volume evaluation of sorghum germplasm for resistance against Colletotrichum sublineolum -
Prom, L.K., Cuevas, H.E., Isakeit, T., Droleskey, R.E. 2015. Excised leaf method for high volume evaluation of sorghum germplasm for resistance against Colletotrichum sublineolum. Plant Pathology. 15(1):11-16.
Genomic characterization of a core set of the USDA-NPGS Ethiopian sorghum germplasm collection -
Assessment of sorghum germplasm from Burkina Faso and South Africa to identify new sources of resistance to grain mold and anthracnose -
Cuevas, H.E., Prom, L.K., Isakeit, T., Radwan, G. 2015. Assessment of sorghum germplasm from Burkina Faso and South Africa to identify new sources of resistance to grain mold and anthracnose. Crop Protection. 79:43-50.
Characterization of some useful traits in sweet sorghum for bioenergy production -
Wang, M.L., Tonnis, B.D., Pinnow, D.L., Burow, G.B., Xin, Z., Cuevas, H.E., Eggleston, G., Yu, J., Pederson, G.A. 2015. Characterization of some useful traits in sweet sorghum for bioenergy production. Plant Biology. Paper No. 1100-029-Z.
Transferability of Cucurbita SSR markers for genetic diversity assessment of Turkish bottle gourd (Lagenaria siceraria) genetic resources -
Yildiz, M., Cuevas, H.E., Sensoy, S., Erdinc, C., Baloch, F.S. 2015. Transferability of cucurbita SSR markers for genetic diversity assessment of Turkish bottle gourd (Lagenaria siceraria) genetic resources. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology. 59:45-53.
Assessment of genetic diversity of sweet potato in Puerto Rico -
Rodriguez-Bonilla, L., Cuevas, H.E., Montero-Rojas, M., Bird-Pico, F., Luciano-Rosario, D., Siritunga, D. 2015. Assessment of genetic diversity of sweet potato in Puerto Rico. PLoS One. 9(12):e116184. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0116184.
Tapping the US historic sweet sorghum collection to identify biofuel germplasm -
Crimped Cover Crop Legume Residue Effects on Sweet Corn (Zea mays L.) Yield in Puerto Rico -
Tapping the US sweet sorghum collection to identify biofuel germplasm -
Cuevas, H.E., Prom, L.K., Erpelding, J.E. 2015. Tapping the US sweet sorghum collection to identify biofuel germplasm. Sugar Tech. 17(4)428-438.
Inheritance and molecular mapping of anthracnose resistance genes present in sorghum line SC112-14 -
Cuevas, H.E., Prom, L.K., Erpelding, J.E. 2015. Inheritance and molecular mapping of anthracnose resistance genes present in sorghum line SC112-14. Molecular Breeding. 34(4):1943-1953.
Musa spp. germplasm management: microsatellite fingerprinting of USDA-ARS National Plant Germplasm System (NPGS) collection -
Irish, B.M., Cuevas, H.E., Simpson, S.A., Scheffler, B.E., Sardos, J., Ploetz, R., Goenaga, R.J. 2014. Musa spp. germplasm management: microsatellite fingerprinting of USDA-ARS National Plant Germplasm System (NPGS) collection. Crop Science. 54:2140-2151.
Inheritance and molecular mapping of anthracnose resistance gene present in the differential line PI533918 -
Construction of Near Isogenic Lines in Brassica oleracea -
Assessment of genetic diversity and anthracnose disease response among Zimbabwe sorghum germplasm. -
Cuevas, H.E., Prom, L.K., Erpelding, J.E., Brotons, V. 2014. Assessment of genetic diversity and anthracnose disease response among Zimbabwe sorghum germplasm. Plant Breeding. DOI:10.1111/pbr.12133.
Seed shattering in a wild sorghum is conferred by a locus unrelated to domestication -
Tang, H., Cuevas, H.E., Das, S., Sezen, U.U., Guo, H., Goff, V.H., Clemente, T.E., Patterson, A.H. 2013. Seed shattering in a wild sorghum is conferred by a locus independent of a domestication locus. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1305213110.
Assessment of molecular diversity and population structure of the Ethiopian sorghum [Sorghum bicolor L. (Moench)] germplasm collection maintained by the USDA-ARS National Plant Germplasm System using SSR markers -
Cuevas, H.E., Prom, L.K. 2013. Assessment of molecular diversity and population structure of the Ethiopian sorghum [Sorghum bicolor L. (Moench)] germplasm collection maintained by the USDA-ARS National Plant Germplasm System using SSR markers. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution. 60(6):1817-1830.
Genetic diversity and population structure of the Ethiopian sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] germplasm collection maintained by the USDA-ARS, National Plant Germplasm System using SSR markers -
Reaction to rust by a subset of sorghum accessions from Zimbabwe -
Cuevas, H.E., Prom, L.K., Magill, C. 2012. Reaction to rust by a subset of sorghum accessions from Zimbabwe. Asian Journal of Plant Pathology. 6(2):33-40.
Association analysis of photoperiodic flowering genes in West and Central African sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] -
Bhosale, S.U., Stitch, B., Rattunde, H.W., Wiltzien, E., Haussmann, B.I., Hash, T.C., Ranu, P., Cuevas, H.E., Paterson, A.H., Melchinger, A.E., Parzies, H. 2012. Association analysis of photoperiodic flowering time genes in West and Central African sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench]. Biomed Central (BMC) Plant Biology. doi: 10.1186/1471-2229-12-32.
Response of sorghum accessions from four African countries against Colletotrichum sublineolum, causal agent of sorghum anthracnose -
Prom, L.K., Erpelding, J.E., Isakeit, T., Perumal, R., Cuevas, H.E. 2012. Response of sorghum accessions from four African countries against Colletotrichum sublineolum, causal agent of sorghum anthracnose. American Journal of Plant Sciences. 3(1):125-129.
Using next generation sequencing approaches for the isolation of simple sequence repeats (SSF) in the plant sciences -
Zalapa, J.E., Cuevas, H.E., Steffan, S.A., Simon, P.W., Senalik, D.A., Zhu, H., Mccown, B., Zeldin, E., Harbut, R. 2012. Using next generation sequencing approaches for the isolation of simple sequence repeats (SSR) in the plant sciences. American Journal of Botany. 99(2):193-208.
A consensus linkage map for molecular markers and quantitative trait loci associated with economically important traits in melon (Cucumis melo L.) -
Diaz, A., Fergany, M., Formisano, G., Ziarsolo, P., Blanca, J., Staub, J.E., Cuevas, H.E., Zalapa, J.E. 2011. A consensus linkage map for molecular markers and quantitative trait loci associated with economically important traits in melon (Cucumis melo L.). BMC Microbiology. www.biomedcwntral.com/1471-2229/11/111.
USDA, ARS EOM 402-10 high B-carotene cucumber -
Staub, J.E., Simon, P.W., Cuevas, H.E. 2011. USDA, ARS EOM 402-10 high B-carotene cucumber. HortScience. 46:1426-1427.
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