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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Taner Z Sen
Crop Improvement and Genetics Research
General Biological Science

Phone: (510) 559-5982
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800 BUCHANAN ST
ALBANY , CA 94710
Projects
Small Grains Database and Bioinformatics Resources
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 425427

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Surveying the maize community for their diversity and pedigree visualization needs to prioritize tool development and curation -
Sen, T.Z., Braun, B., Schott, D., Portwood Ii, J.L., Schaeffer, M.L., Harper, E.C., Cannon, E.K., Andorf, C.M. 2017. Surveying the maize community for their diversity and pedigree visualization needs to prioritize tool development and curation. Database: The Journal of Biological Databases and Curation. doi: 10.1093/database/bax031.
The quality of metabolic pathway resources depends on initial enzymatic function assignments: a case for maize -
Walsh, J.R., Schaeffer, M.L., Zhang, P., Rhee, S.Y., Dickerson, J.A., Sen, T.Z. 2016. The quality of metabolic pathway resources depends on initial enzymatic function assignments: a case for maize. BMC Systems Biology. 10:129. doi: 10.1186/s12918-016-0369-x.
The quality of metabolic pathway resources depends on initial enzymatic function assignments and level of manual curation: A case for maize -
Walsh, J., Schaeffer, M.L., Zhang, P., Rhee, S., Dickerson, J., Sen, T.Z. 2016. The quality of metabolic pathway resources depends on initial enzymatic function assignments and level of manual curation: A case for maize. BMC Systems Biology. 10:129.
A clade-specific Arabidopsis gene connects primary metabolism and senescence -
Jones, D.C., Zheng, W., Huang, S., Du, C., Zhao, X., Yennamalli, R., Sen, T.Z., Nettleton, D., Wurtele, E.S., Li, L. 2016. A clade-specific Arabidopsis gene connects primary metabolism and senescence. Frontiers in Plant Science. 7:983. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2016.00983.
Breeder survey, tools, and resources to visualize diversity and pedigree relationships at MaizeGDB -
Sen, T.Z., Braun, B.L., Schott, D.A., Portwood II, J.L., Schaeffer, M.L., Harper, E.C., Gardiner, J.M., Cannon, E.K., Andorf, C.M. 2016. Breeder survey, tools, and resources to visualize diversity and pedigree relationships at MaizeGDB. In: 58th Annual Maize Genetics Conference, March 17-20, 2016, Jacksonville, Florida. p. 63.
MaizeGDB video tutorials, feedback booth and introducing the agBioData working group -
Harper, E.C., Enger, A., Schaeffer, M.L., Gardiner, J.M., Braun, B., Cannon, E., Portwood II, J.L., Sen, T.Z., Andorf, C.M. 2016. MaizeGDB video tutorials, feedback booth and introducing the agBioData working group. In: 58th Annual Maize Genetics Conference, March 17-20, 2016, Jacksonville, Florida. p. 63.
MaizeGDB: New tools and resource -
Portwood II, J.L., Cannon, E., Braun, B., Harper, E.C., Gardiner, J.M., Schaeffer, M.L., Brumfield, M., Cho, K., Dunfee, B., Schott, D., Sen, T.Z., Andorf, C.M. 2016. MaizeGDB: New tools and resource. In: 58th Annual Maize Genetics Conference, March 17-20, 2016, Jacksonville, Florida. p. 62.
MaizeGDB update: New tools, data, and interface for the maize model organism database -
Andorf, C.M., Cannon, E., Portwood II, J.L., Gardiner, J.M., Harper, E.C., Schaeffer, M.L., Braun, B.L., Campbell, D.A., Vinnakota, A.G., Sribalusa, V.V., Huerta, M., Cho, K., Wimalanathan, K., Richter, J.D., Mauch, E.D., Rao, B.S., Birkett, S.M., Sen, T.Z., Lawrence, C.J. 2016. MaizeGDB update: New tools, data, and interface for the maize model organism database. Nucleic Acids Research. 44 (D1):D1195-201. doi:10.1093/nar/gkv1007.
A computational platform to maintain and migrate manual functional annotations for BioCyc databases -
Walsh, J.R., Sen, T.Z., Dickerson, J.A. 2014. A computational platform to maintain and migrate manual functional annotations for BioCyc databases. BMC Systems Biology. 8:115. DOI: 10.1186/s12918-014-0115-1.
Maize databases -
Schaeffer, M.L., Sen, T.Z., Lawrence, C.J. 2014. Maize databases. In: Wusirika, R., Bohn, M., Lai, J., Kole, C., editors. Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Maize. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. p. 215-235.
MaizeGDB: everything old is new again! [abstract] Reprint Icon -
Andorf, C.M., Cannon, E., Portwood, J., Braun, B.L., Harper, E.C., Campbell, D.A., Schaeffer, M.L., Richter, J., Sen, T.Z., Lawrence, C.J. 2013. MaizeGDB: everything old is new again! [abstract]. In: Maize Genetics Conference, St. Charles, IL. Mar. 14-17, 2013. p. 55.
Metabolic pathway resources at MaizeGDB -
Sen, T.Z., Monaco, M., Chae, L., Dharmawardhana, P., Schaeffer, M.L., Dreher, K., Zhang, P., Naithani, S., Thomason, J., Harper, E.C., Gardiner, J., Cannon, E., Andorf, C.M., Campbell, D.A., Rhee, S.Y., Ware, D., Jaiswal, P., Lawrence, C.J. 2013. Metabolic pathway resources at MaizeGDB [abstract]. In: Proceedings of Maize Genetics Conference, March 14-17, St. Charles, Illinois. p. 3.
Predicting the binding patterns of hub proteins: a study using yeast protein interaction networks -
Andorf, C.M., Honavar, V., Sen, T.Z. 2013. Predicting the binding patterns of hub proteins: a study using yeast protein interaction networks. PLoS One. 8(2):e56833.
Maize metabolic network construction and transcriptome analysis -
Monaco, M.K., Sen, T.Z., Dharmawardhana, P., Ren, L., Schaeffer, M.L., Amarasinghe, V., Thomason, J., Harper, E.C., Gardiner, J.M., Lawrence, C.J., Ware, D., Jaiswal, P., Naithani, S., Cannon, E. 2013. Maize metabolic network construction and transcriptome analysis. The Plant Genome. 6(1):DOI:10.3835/plantgenome2012.09.0025.
MaizeGDB: enabling access to basic, translational, and applied research information -
Lawrence, C.J., Andorf, C.M., Birkett, S., Braun, B.L., Campbell, D.A., Cannon, E., Gardiner, J., Harper, E.C., Portwood, J., Richter, J., Schaeffer, M.L., Sen, T.Z., Wimalanathan, K. 2012. MaizeGDB: enabling access to basic, translational, and applied research information. Meeting Proceedings. P. 233.
Molecular simulation of fibronectin adsorption onto polyurethane surfaces -
Panos, M., Sen, T.Z., Ahunbay, G.M. 2012. Molecular simulation of fibronectin adsorption onto polyurethane surfaces. Langmuir. 28(34):12619-12628.
A rigid network of long-range contacts increases thermostability in a mutant endoglucanase -
Rader, A.J., Yennamalli, R.M., Harter, A.K., Sen, T.Z. 2012. A rigid network of long-range contacts increases thermostability in a mutant endoglucanase. Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics. DOI:10.1080/07391102.2012.689696.
A systematic approach to evolve aptamers with new specificities -
Ilgu, M., Yennamalli, R.M., Kleckler, M.M., Sen, T.Z., Lamm, M.H., Nilsen-Hamilton, M. 2012. A systematic approach to evolve aptamers with new specificities. Journal of Physical Chemistry. Paper No. 23.
POPcorn: An online resource providing access to distributed and diverse maize project data Reprint Icon -
Cannon, E.K., Birkett, S.M., Braun, B.L., Kodavali, S., Jennewein, D.M., Yilmaz, A., Antonescu, V., Antonescu, C., Harper, E.C., Gardiner, J.M., Schaeffer, M.L., Campbell, D.A., Andorf, C.M., Andorf, D., Lisch, D., Koch, K.K., McCarty, D.R., Quackenbush, J., Grotewold, E., Lushbough, C.M., Sen, T.Z., Lawrence, C.J. 2011. POPcorn: An online resource providing access to distributed and diverse maize project data. International Journal of Plant Genomics. 2011:Article 923035. Available http://www.hindawi.com/journals/ijpg/2011/923035.
MaizeCyc: Metabolic networks in maize -
Monaco, M., Sen, T.Z., Ren, L., Dharmawardhana, P., Schaeffer, M.L., Amarasinghe, V., Thomason, J., Harper, E.C., Naithani, S., Gardiner, J.M., Lawrence, C.J., Ware, D., Pankaj, J. 2012. MaizeCyc: Metabolic networks in maize. Plant and Animal Genome Conference. 4:100-110.
MaizeGDB, the maize model organism database -
Lawrence, C.J., Andorf, D., Andorf, C.M., Birkett, S.M., Braun, B.L., Cannon, E., Campbell, D.A., Gardiner, J.M., Harper, E.C., Rao, B., Schaeffer, M.L., Sen, T.Z. 2011. MaizeGDB, the maize model organism database. Meeting Abstract. P. 1.
Metabolic and regulatory networks in gramene -
Dharmawardhana, P., Monaco, M., Amarasinghe, V., Preece, J., Wu, G., D'Eustachio, P., Thomason, J., Sen, T.Z., Gardiner, J.M., Harper, E.C., Schaeffer, M.L., Lawrence, C.J., Ware, D., Jaiswal, P. 2011. Metabolic and regulatory networks in gramene. Meeting Abstract. Paper No. 2.
MaizeCyc: Metabolic networks in maize -
Monaco, M., Sen, T.Z., Ren, L., Dharmawardhana, P., Schaeffer, M.L., Amarasinghe, V., Thomason, J., Harper, E.C., Naithani, S., Gardiner, J.M., Lawrence, C.J., Ware, D., Jaiswal, P. 2011. MaizeCyc: Metabolic networks in maize [abstract]. In: Conference on Genome Informatics, November 2-5, 2011, Cold Spring Harbor, New York. p. 1.
Dynamics of endoglucanase catalytic domains: implications towards thermostability -
Yennamalli, R.M., Wolt, J.D., Sen, T.Z. 2011. Dynamics of endoglucanase catalytic domains: implications towards thermostability. Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics. 29(3):424-596.
Metabolic and regulatory networks for cereals -
Dharmawardhana, P., Monaco, M., Amarasinghe, V., Preece, J., D'Eustachio, P., Ren, L., Thomason, J., Sen, T.Z., Gardiner, J.M., Harper, E.C., Schaeffer, M.L., Lawrence, C.J., Ware, D., Jaiswal, P. 2011. Metabolic and regulatory networks for cereals. American Society of Plant Biologists Annual Meeting, August 6-10, 2011, Minneapolis, MN. Available: http://abstracts.aspb.org/pb2011/public/P21/P21021.html.
MaizeGDB: Curation and outreach go hand-in-hand -
Schaeffer, M.L., Harper, E.C., Gardiner, J.M., Andorf, C.M., Campbell, D.A., Cannon, E.K., Sen, T.Z., Lawrence, C.J. 2011. MaizeGDB: Curation and outreach go hand-in-hand. Database: The Journal of Biological Databases and Curation. 2011:Article bar022. Available: http://database.oxfordjournals.org/content/2011/bar022.long.
The MaizeGDB Genome Browser Tutorial: One example of database outreach to biologists via video -
Harper, E.C., Schaeffer, M.L., Thistle, J., Gardiner, J., Andorf, C.M., Campbell, D.A., Cannon, E.K., Braun, B.L., Birkett, S., Lawrence, C.J., Sen, T.Z. 2011. The MaizeGDB Genome Browser Tutorial: One example of database outreach to biologists via video. Database: The Journal of Biological Databases and Curation. DOI: 10.1093/database/bar016:1.
Reinventing MaizeGDB -
Andorf, C.M., Cannon, E.K., Braun, B.L., Birkett, S., Harper, E.C., Schaeffer, M.L., Gardiner, J., Jayasingam, D., Campbell, D.A., Sen, T.Z., Lawrence, C.J. 2011. Reinventing MaizeGDB. 53rd Annual Maize Genetics Conference Program and Abstracts. 1(1):33.
Thermostability in endoglucanases is fold-specific -
Yennamalli, R.M., Rader, A.J., Wolt, J.D., Sen, T.Z. 2011. Thermostability in endoglucanases is fold-specific. BMC Structural Biology. 11(10):1-15.
POPcorn: A PrOject Portal for corn -
Cannon, E., Birkett, S.M., Braun, B.L., Gardiner, J.M., Sen, T.Z., Lawrence, C.J. 2011. POPcorn: A PrOject Portal for corn. Plant and Animal Genome Conference. 2011(1):267.
Sequence, structure and dynamics analysis of thermostability in endoglucanases -
Yennamalli, R.M., Rader, A.J., Wolt, J.D., Sen, T.Z. 2011. Sequence, structure and dynamics analysis of thermostability in endoglucanases. Annual Biophysical Meeting. 2011(1):134.
MAIZEGDB.ORG, the Maize Genetics Cooperation and the 2500 MB B73 Genome-Generated Tsunami -
An International Bioinformatics Infrastructure to Underpin the Arabidopsis Community -
Bastow, R., Beynon, J., Estelle, M., Friesner, J., Grotewold, E., Lavagi, I., Lindsey, K., Meyers, B., Provart, N., Benfey, P., Birney, E., Braun, P., Brendel, V., Buell, R., Caccamo, M., Carrington, J., Cherry, M., Ecker, J., Eppig, J., Forster, M., Gutierrez, R., Hilson, P., Huala, E., Katari, M., Kersey, P., Kudla, J., Ma, H., Matsui, M., Matthews, K., May, S., Mayer, K., Millar, A., Millar, H., Mjolsness, E., Mockler, T., Nikolau, B., Nordborg, M., Rawlings, C., Schofield, P., Schoof, H., Schroeder, J., Sen, T.Z., Stanzione, D., Town, C., Toyoda, T., Vision, T., Walsh, S., Wang, X., Ware, D., Weckwerth, W., Yang, W. 2010. An international bioinformatics infrastructure to underpin the Arabidopsis community. The Plant Cell. 22(8):2530-2536.
Choosing a Genome Browser for a Model Organism Database (MOD): Surveying the Maize Community -
Sen, T.Z., Harper, E.C., Schaeffer, M.L., Andorf, C.M., Seigfried, T.E., Campbell, D.A., Lawrence, C.J. 2010. Choosing a Genome Browser for a Model Organism Database (MOD): Surveying the Maize Community. Database: The Journal of Biological Databases and Curation. doi: 10.1093/database/baq007. p. 1.
Sequence Resources at MaizeGDB with Emphasis on POPcorn: A Project Portal for Corn -
Lawrence, C.J., Cannon, E.K., Andorf, C.M., Campbell, D.A., Harper, E.C., Schaeffer, M.L., Sen, T.Z. 2010. Sequence Resources at MaizeGDB with Emphasis on POPcorn: A Project Portal for Corn [abstract]. 52nd Maize Genetics Conference Proceedings. p. 32.
The Locus Lookup Tool at MaizeGDB: Identification of Genomic Regions in Maize by Integrating Sequence Information with Physical and Genetic Maps -
Andorf, C.M., Lawrence, C.J., Harper, E.C., Schaeffer, M.L., Campbell, D.A., Sen, T.Z. 2010. The Locus Lookup Tool at MaizeGDB: Identification of Genomic Regions in Maize by Integrating Sequence Information with Physical and Genetic Maps. Bioinformatics. 26(3):434-436.
MaizeGDB Becomes Sequence-centric -
Sen, T.Z., Andorf, C.M., Schaeffer, M.L., Harper, E.C., Sparks, M., Duvick, J., Brendel, V., Cannon, E., Campbell, D.A., Lawrence, C.J. 2009. MaizeGDB Becomes Sequence-centric. Database: The Journal of Biological Databases and Curation. doi: 10.1093/database/bap020. p. 1.
The MaizeGDB Genome Browser -
Sen, T.Z., Andorf, C.M., Campbell, D.A., Schaeffer, M.L., Harper, E.C., Lawrence, C.J. 2009. The MaizeGDB Genome Browser [abstract]. Maize Genetics Conference Abstracts. p. 28.
The Ribosome Shape Directs mRNA Translocation through Entrance and Exit Dynamics -
Kurkcuoglu, O., Doruker, P., Sen, T.Z., Kloczkowski, A., Jernigan, R.L. 2008. The Ribosome Shape Directs mRNA Translocation through Entrance and Exit Dynamics. Physical Biology. 5(4):40005.
The MaizeGDB Genome Browser -
Sen, T.Z., Andorf, C.M., Campbell, D.A., Schaeffer, M.L., Harper, E.C., Lawrence, C.J. 2009. The MaizeGDB Genome Browser [abstract]. Plant and Animal Genome Conference Proceedings. p. 1.
Genome Browser Survey Results and Browser Selection for MaizeGDB -
Sen, T.Z., Campbell, D.A., Schaeffer, M.L., Harper, E.C., Lawrence, C.J. 2008. Genome Browser Survey Results and Browser Selection for MaizeGDB. In: Genome Informatics Proceedings. Cold Spring Harbor Meeting Proceedings, Sept. 10-14, 2008, Hinxton, U.K. p. 1.
MaizeGDB: The Maize Model Organism Database for Basic, Translational, and Applied Research -
Lawrence, C.J., Harper, E.C., Schaeffer, M.L., Sen, T.Z., Seigfried, T.E., Campbell, D.A. 2008. MaizeGDB: The Maize Model Organism Database for Basic, Translational, and Applied Research. International Journal of Plant Genomics. 2008:496957.
MaizeGDB as Chromosome Walking Companion -
Schaeffer, M.L., Campbell, D.A., Harper, E.C., Seigfried, T.E., Sen, T.Z., Lawrence, C.J. 2008. MaizeGDB as Chromosome Walking Companion. American Society of Plant Biologists Annual Meeting. p.106.
MaizeGDB's New Genome Browser Project -
Sen, T.Z., Seigfried, T.E., Campbell, D.A., Schaeffer, M.L., Harper, E.C., Lawrence, C.J. 2008. MaizeGDB's New Genome Browser Project. In: 50th Maize Genetics Conference Proceedings, February 27-March 2, 2008, Washington, D.C. p. 61.
Maize Genetics and Genomics Database -
Schaeffer, M.L., Campbell, D.A., Seigfried, T.E., Harper, E.C., Sen, T.Z., Lawrence, C.J. 2008. Maize Genetics and Genomics Database. Maize Genetics Cooperation Newsletter. 82:82-83.
Plant cytogenetics in genome databases -
Harper, E.C., Sen, T.Z., Lawrence, C.J. 2012. Plant cytogenetics in genome databases. In: Bass, H.W., Birchler, J.A., editors. Plant Cytogenetics. New York, NY: Springer. p. 311-322.
MaizeGDB Community Curation Tools -
Sen, T.Z., Campbell, D.A., Harper, E.C., Lawrence, C.J., Schaeffer, M.L., Seigfried, T.E. 2008. MaizeGDB Community Curation Tools. In: Annual International Plant & Animal Genome XVI Conference Proceedings, January 12-16, 2008, San Diego, CA. p. 940.
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