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Sherry Flint-Garcia
Plant Genetics Research
Research Geneticist (Plants)

Phone: (573) 884-0116
Fax: (573) 884-7850
Room 301

CURTIS HALL
UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI
COLUMBIA, MO 652117020
Projects
Genetic and Physiological Mechanisms Underlying Complex Agronomic Traits in Grain Crops
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 434241
Institutional Biological Safety Committee
Non-Funded Cooperative Agreement (N)
  Accession Number: 418654
RESEARCH-PGR: The Genetics of Highland Adaptation in Maize
Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement (R)
  Accession Number: 434173

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Dominance effects and functional enrichments improve prediction of agronomic traits in hybrid maize Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ramstein, G.P., Larsson, S.J., Cook, J.P., Edwards, J.W., Ersoz, E.S., Flint Garcia, S.A., Gardner, C.A., Holland, J.B., Lorenz, A.J., Mcmullen, M.D., Millard, M.J., Rocheford, T.R., Tuinstra, M.R., Bradbury, P., Buckler, E.S., Romay, M.C. 2020. Dominance effects and functional enrichments improve prediction of agronomic traits in hybrid maize. Genetics. 215:215-230. https://doi.org/10.1534/genetics.120.303025.
Maize genomes to fields (G2F): 2014 –2017 field seasons: genotype, phenotype, climatic, soil and inbred ear image datasets Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mcfarland, B.A., Alkhalifah, N., Bohn, M., Bubert, J., Buckler IV, E.S., Ciampitti, I., Edwards, J.W., Ertl, D., Gage, J.L., Falcon, C.M., Flint Garcia, S.A., Gore, M., Graham, C., Hirsch, C., Holland, J.B., Hood, E., Hooker, D., Jarquin, D., Kaeppler, S., Knoll, J.E., Kruger, G., Lauter, N.C., Lee, E.C., Lima, D.C., Lorenz, A., Lynch, J.P., Mckay, J., Miller, N.D., Moose, S.P., Murray, S.C., Nelson, R., Poudyal, C., Rocheford, T., Rodriguez, O., Romay, M., Schnable, J.C., Schnable, P.S., Scully, B.T., Sekhon, R., Silverstein, K., Singh, M., Smith, M., Spalding, E.P., Springer, N., Thelen, K., Thomison, P., Tuinstra, M., Wallace, J., Walls, R., Wills, D., Wisser, R.J., Xu, W., Yeh, C., De Leon, N. Maize genomes to fields (G2F): 2014 –2017 field seasons: genotype, phenotype, climatic, soil and inbred ear image datasets. BMC Research Notes. 13,71 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1186/s13104-020-4922-8.
The genomic basis for short-term evolution of environmental adaptation in maize Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wisser, R.J., Fang, Z., Holland, J.B., Teixeira, J.E., Dougherty, J., Weldekidan, T., De Leon, N., Flint-Garcia, S.A., Lauter, N.C., Murray, S.C., Xu, W., Hallauer, A. 2019. The genomic basis for short-term evolution of environmental adaptation in maize. Genetics. 213(4):1479-1494. https://doi.org/10.1534/genetics.119.302780.
Relative utility of agronomic, phenological, and morphological traits for assessing genotype-by-environment interaction in maize inbreds Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Falcon, C.M., Kaeppler, S.M., Spalding, E.P., Miller, N.D., Haase, N., Alkhalifah, N., Bohn, M., Buckler IV, E.S., Campbell, D.A., Ciampitti, I., Coffey, L., Edwards, J.W., Ertl, D., Flint Garcia, S.A., Gore, M.A., Graham, C., Hirsch, C.N., Holland, J.B., Jarquin, D., Knoll, J.E., Lauter, N.C., Lawrence-Dill, C.J., Lee, E.C., Lorenz, A., Lynch, J.P., Murray, S.C., Nelson, R., Romay, M., Rocheford, T., Schnable, P., Scully, B.T., Smith, M.C., Springer, N., Tuinstra, M., Walton, R., Weldekidan, T., Wisser, R.J., Xu, W., De Leon, N. Relative utility of agronomic, phenological, and morphological traits for assessing genotype-by-environment interaction in maize inbreds. Crop Science. 2020; 60:62-81. https://doi.org/10.1002/csc2.20035
Single-plant GWAS coupled with bulk segregant analysis allows rapid identification and corroboration of plant-height candidate SNPs Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gyawali, A., Shrestha, V., Guill, K.E., Flint Garcia, S.A., Beissinger, T.M. 2019. Single-plant GWAS coupled with bulk segregant analysis allows rapid identification and corroboration of plant-height candidate SNPs. Biomed Central (BMC) Plant Biology. 19:412. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12870-019-2000-y.
Hybrid decay: A transgenerational epigenetic decline in vigor and viability triggered in backcross populations of teosinte with maize Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xue, W., Anderson, S.N., Wang, X., Yang, L., Crisp, P.A., Li, Q., Noshay, J., Albert, P.S., Birchler, J.A., Bilinski, P., Stitzer, M.C., Ross-Ibarra, J., Flint-Garcia, S.A., Chen, X., Springer, N.M., Doebley, J.F. 2019. Hybrid decay: A transgenerational epigenetic decline in vigor and viability triggered in backcross populations of teosinte with maize. Genetics. 213(1):143-160. https://doi.org/10.1534/genetics.119.302378.
Optimal designs for genomic selection in hybrid crops Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guo, T., Yu, X., Li, X., Zhang, H., Zhu, C., Flint-Garcia, S.A., McMullen, M.D., Holland, J.B., Szalma, S.J., Wisser, R., Yu, J. 2019. Optimal designs for genomic selection in hybrid crops. Molecular Plant. 12(3):390-401. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molp.2018.12.022.
The role of ear environment in postharvest susceptibility of maize to toxigenic Aspergillus flavus Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mutiga, S.K., Chepkwony, N., Hoekenga, O.A., Flint-Garcia, S.A., Nelson, R.J. 2019. The role of ear environment in postharvest susceptibility of maize to toxigenic Aspergillus flavus. Plant Breeding. 138(1):38-50. https://doi.org/10.1111/pbr.12672.
Germplasm resources for mapping quantitative traits in maize ()
Glowinski, A., Flint-Garcia, S.A. 2018. Germplasm resources for mapping quantitative traits in maize. In: Bennetzen, J., Flint-Garcia, S., Hirsch, C., Tuberosa, R.(eds). The Maize Genome. Springer International Publishing AG. Cham, Switzerland. p.143-159.
Stability analysis of kernel quality traits in exotic-derived doubled haploid maize lines Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vanous, A., Gardner, C.A., Blanco, M., Martin-Schwarze, A., Wang, J., Li, X., Lipka, A.E., Flint Garcia, S.A., Bohn, M., Edwards, J.W., Lübberstedt, T. 2018. Stability analysis of kernel quality traits in exotic-derived doubled haploid maize lines. The Plant Genome. 12(1). https://doi.org/10.3835/plantgenome2017.12.0114.
Maize genomes to fields: 2014 and 2015 field season genotype, phenotype, environment, and inbred ear image datasets Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Alkhalifah, N., Campbell, D., Falcon, C., Miller, N., Romay, M., Walls, R., Walton, R., Yeh, C., Bohn, M., Buckler IV, E.S., Ciampitti, I., Flint Garcia, S.A., Gore, M., Graham, C., Hirsch, C., Holland, J.B., Hooker, D., Kaeppler, S., Knoll, J.E., Lauter, N.C., Lee, E., Lorenz, A., Lynch, J., Moose, S., Murray, S., Nelson, R., Rocheford, T., Rodriguez, O., Schnable, J., Scully, B.T., Smith, M., Springer, N., Thomison, P., Tuinstra, M., Wisser, R., Xu, W., Ertl, D., Schnable, P., De Leon, N., Spalding, E., Edwards, J.W., Lawrence-Dill, C. 2018. Maize genomes to fields: 2014 and 2015 field season genotype, phenotype, environment, and inbred ear image datasets. Biomed Central (BMC) Plant Biology. 11:452. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13104-018-3508-1.
Association mapping of flowering and height traits in Germplasm Enhancement of Maize doubled haploid (GEM-DH) lines Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vanous, A., Gardner, C.A., Blanco, M., Martin-Schwarze, A., Lipka, A.E., Flint Garcia, S.A., Bohn, M., Edwards, J.W., Lübberstedt, T. 2018. Association mapping of flowering and height traits in Germplasm Enhancement of Maize doubled haploid (GEM-DH) lines. The Plant Genome. 11(2):170083. https://doi.org/10.3835/plantgenome2017.09.0083.
Quantitative trait loci mapping of western corn rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) host plant resistance in two populations of doubled haploid lines in maize (Zea mays L.) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bohn, M.O., Marroquin, J.J., Flint Garcia, S.A., Dashiell, K.E., Wilmot, D.B., Hibbard, B.E. 2018. Quantitative trait loci mapping of western corn rootworm (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) host plant resistance in two populations of doubled haploid lines in maize (Zea mays L.). Journal of Economic Entomology. 111(1):435-444. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/tox310.
The effect of artificial selection on phenotypic plasticity in maize Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gage, J., Jarquin, D., Romay, M., Lorenz, A., Buckler IV, E.S., Kaeppler, S., Alkhalifah, N., Bohn, M., Campbell, D., Edwards, J.W., Ertl, D., Flint Garcia, S.A., Gardiner, J., Good, B., Hirsch, C., Holland, J.B., Hooker, D., Knoll, J.E., Kolkman, J., Kruger, G., Lauter, N.C., Lawrence-Dill, C., Lee, E., Lynch, J., Murray, S., Nelson, R., Petzoldt, J., Rocheford, T., Schnable, J., Schnable, P., Scully, B.T., Smith, M., Springer, N., Srinivasan, S., Walton, R., Weldekidan, T., Wisser, R., Xu, W., Yu, J., De Leon, N. 2017. The effect of artificial selection on phenotypic plasticity in maize. Nature Communications. 8:1348. https://doi.org/10.1038/S41467-017-01450-2.
Genetic analysis of lodging in diverse maize hybrids Reprint Icon ()
Larsson, S.J., Peiffer, J.A., Edwards, J.W., Ersoz, E.S., Flint Garcia, S.A., Holland, J.B., Mcmullen, M.D., Tuinstra, M.R., Romay, M.C., Buckler Iv, E.S. 2017. Genetic analysis of lodging in diverse maize hybrids. bioRxiv. https://doi.org/10.1101/185769.
Maize kernel evolution: From teosinte to maize ()
Flint Garcia, S.A. 2017. Maize kernel evolution: From teosinte to maize. CAB International United Kingdom. In: Larkins, B., editor. Maize Kernel Development. Oxfordshire, UK. CAB International United Kingdom. p. 1-15.
Identification of Teosinte (Zea mays ssp. parviglumis) alleles for resistance to southern leaf blight in near isogenic maize lines - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lennon, J., Krakowsky, M.D., Goodman, M., Flint Garcia, S.A., Balint Kurti, P.J. 2017. Identification of Teosinte (Zea mays ssp. parviglumis) alleles for resistance to southern leaf blight in near isogenic maize lines. Crop Science. doi:10.2135/cropsci2016.12.0979.
Genetic analysis of teosinte alleles for kernel composition traits in maize Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Karn, A., Gillman, J.D., Flint Garcia, S.A. 2017. Genetic analysis of teosinte alleles for kernel composition traits in maize. G3, Genes/Genomes/Genetics. 7(4):1157-1164. doi:org/10.1534/g3.117.039529.
Assessment of natural variability of maize lipid transfer protein using a validated sandwich ELISA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gu, X., Lee, T., Geng, T., Liu, K., Thoma, R., Crowley, K., Edrington, T., Ward, J., Wang, Y., Flint Garcia, S.A., Bell, E., Glenn, K. 2017. Assessment of natural variability of maize lipid transfer protein using a validated sandwich ELISA. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 65:1740-1749. doi: 10.1021/acs.jafc.6b03583.
Development of rigorous fatty acid near-infrared spectroscopy quantitation methods in support of soybean oil improvement Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Karn, A., Heim, C., Flint Garcia, S.A., Bilyeu, K.D., Gillman, J.D. 2017. Development of rigorous fatty acid near-infrared spectroscopy quantitation methods in support of soybean oil improvement. Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 94:69-76. doi:10.1007/s11746-016-2916-4.
Genetic analysis of kernel traits in maize-teosinte introgression populations Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, Z., Garcia, A., McMullen, M., Flint Garcia, S.A. 2016. Genetic analysis of kernel traits in maize-teosinte introgression populations. G3, Genes/Genomes/Genetics. 6(8):2523-2530. doi: 10.1534/g3.116.030155/-/DC1.
Metabolomic assessment of key maize resources: GC-MS and NMR profiling of grain from B73 hybrids of the nested association mapping (NAM) founders and of geographically diverse landraces Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Venkatesh, T.V., Chassy, A., Fiehn, O., Flint Garcia, S.A., Zeng, Q., Skogerson, K., Harrigan, G.G. 2016. Metabolomic assessment of key maize resources: GC-MS and NMR profiling of grain from B73 hybrids of the nested association mapping (NAM) founders and of geographically diverse landraces. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 64(10):2162-2172. doi: 10.1021/acs.jafc.5b04901.
Identification of alleles conferring resistance to gray leaf spot in maize derived from its wild progenitor species teosinte (Zea mays ssp. parviglumis) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lennon, J., Krakowsky, M.D., Goodman, M., Flint Garcia, S.A., Balint Kurti, P.J. 2016. Identification of alleles conferring resistance to gray leaf spot in maize derived from its wild progenitor species teosinte (Zea mays ssp. parviglumis). Crop Science. 56:209-218.
Expanding maize genetic resources with predomestication alleles: maize-teosinte introgression populations Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, Z., Cook, J., Melia-Hancock, S., Guill, K.E., Bottoms, C., Garcia, A., Ott, O., Nelson, R., Recker, J., Balint-Kurti, P.J., Larsson, S., Lepak, N.K., Buckler, E.S., Trimble, L., Tracy, W., McMullen, M.D., Flint-Garcia, S.A. 2016. Expanding maize genetic resources with predomestication alleles: maize-teosinte introgression populations. The Plant Genome. 9(1). doi:10.3835/plantgenome2015.07.0053.
Expanding maize genetic resources with predomestication alleles: Maize–teosinte introgression populations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, Z., Cook, J., Melia-Hancock, S., Guill, K.E., Bottoms, C., Garcia, A., Ott, O., Nelson, R., Reckerd, J., Balint Kurti, P.J., Larsson, S., Lepak, N.K., Buckler IV, E.S., Trimble, L., Tracy, W., McMullen, M.D., Flint Garcia, S.A. 2016. Expanding maize genetic resources with predomestication alleles: Maize–teosinte introgression populations. The Plant Genome. (9):1.
Compositional assessments of key maize populations: B73 hybrids of the nested association mapping founder lines and diverse landrace inbred lines Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Venkatesh, T.V., Harrigan, G.G., Perez, T., Flint-Garcia, S.A. 2015. Compositional assessments of key maize populations: B73 hybrids of the nested association mapping founder lines and diverse landrace inbred lines. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 63:5282-5295.
Hallauer’s Tusón: a decade of selection for tropical-to-temperate phenological adaptation in maize Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Teixeira, J.E., Weldekidan, T., de Leon, N., Flint Garcia, S.A., Holland, J.B., Lauter, N.C., Murray, S.C., Xu, W., Hessel, D., Kleintop, A.E., Hawk, J., Hallauer, A.R., Wisser, R. 2015. Hallauer’s Tusón: a decade of selection for tropical-to-temperate phenological adaptation in maize. Heredity. 114:229-240.
Insights into the effects of long-term artificial selection on seed size in maize Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hirsch, C.N., Flint Garcia, S.A., Beissinger, T.M., Eichten, S.R., Deshpande, S., Barry, K., Mcmullen, M.D., Holland, J.B., Buckler IV, E.S., Springer, N., Buell, R.C., de Leon, N., Kaeppler, S.M. 2014. Insights into the effects of long-term artificial selection on seed size in maize. Genetics. 198(1):409-421.
The genetic architecture of maize height Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Peiffer, J.A., Romay, M.C., Gore, M.A., Flint Garcia, S.A., Zhang, Z., Millard, M.J., Gardner, C.A., McMullen, M.D., Holland, J.B., Bradbury, P., Buckler IV, E.S. 2014. The genetic architecture of maize height. Genetics. 196:1337-1356.
Genetics and consequences of crop domestication ()
Flint Garcia, S.A. 2013. Genetics and consequences of crop domestication. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 61:8267-8276.
Comprehensive genotyping of the USA national maize inbred seed bank - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Romay, M.C., Millard, M.J., Glaubitz, J.C., Peiffer, J.A., Swarts, K.L., Casstevens, T.M., Elshire, R.J., Acharya, C.B., Mitchell, S.E., Flint Garcia, S.A., McMullen, M.D., Holland, J.B., Buckler IV, E.S., Gardner, C.A. 2013. Comprehensive genotyping of the US national maize inbred seed bank. Genome Biology. 14(6):1-18.
The genetic architecture of maize stalk strength Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Peiffer, J.A., Flint Garcia, S.A., De Leon, N.N., McMullen, M.D., Kaeppler, S.M., Buckler IV, E.S. 2013. The genetic architecture of maize stalk strength. PLoS One. 8(6):e67066. Available: http://www.plosone.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0067066#pone-0067066-g005.
Genetic variability of oxalate oxidase activity and elongation in water-stressed primary roots of diverse maize and rice lines Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Voothuluru, P., Thompson, H.J., Flint Garcia, S.A., Sharp, R.E. 2013. Genetic variability of oxalate oxidase activity and elongation in water-stressed primary roots of diverse maize and rice lines. Plant Signaling and Behavior. 8:e23454. Available: http://www.landesbioscience.com/journals/psb/article/23454/.
Mining natural variation for maize improvement: Selection on phenotypes and genes ()
Sood, S., Flint Garcia, S.A., Willcox, M., Holland, J.B. 2014. Mining natural variation for maize improvement: Selection on phenotypes and genes. In: R. Tuberosa et al. (eds.), Genomics of Plant Genetic Resources. p. 615 – 649.
Using High-Throughput Genotyping Information for Management of a Large Maize Collection - (Abstract Only)
Gardner, C.A., Romay-Alvarez, M.C., Millard, M.J., Flint Garcia, S.A., Holland, J.B., Buckler Iv, E.S. 2012. Using High-Throughput Genotyping Information for Management of a Large Maize Collection. Agronomy Society of America, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America Meeting. Abstract 375-3.
ZmCCT and the genetic basis of day-length adaptation underlying the postdomestication spread of maize - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hung, H., Shannon, L.M., Tian, F., Bradbury, P., Chen, C., Flint Garcia, S.A., McMullen, M.D., Ware, D., Buckler IV, E.S., Doebley, J.F., Holland, J.B. 2012. ZmCCT and the genetic basis of day-length adaptation underlying the postdomestication spread of maize. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 109:E1913–E1921.
Genetic architecture of maize kernel composition in the nested association mapping and inbred association panels Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cook, J.P., McMullen, M.D., Holland, J.B., Tian, F., Bradbury, P., Ross-Ibarra, J., Buckler IV, E.S., Flint-Garcia, S.A. 2012. Genetic architecture of maize kernel composition in the nested association mapping and inbred association panels. Plant Physiology. 158:824-834.
Distinct genetic architectures for male and female inflorescence traits of maize - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brown, P.J., Upadyayula, N., Mahone, G.S., Tian, F., Bradbury, P., Myles, S., Holland, J.B., Flint Garcia, S.A., McMullen, M.D., Buckler IV, E.S., Rocheford, T.R. 2011. Distinct genetic architectures for male and female inflorescence traits of maize. PLoS Genetics. 7(11):e1002383.
Distribution host status and potential sources of resistance to Vittatidera zeaphila - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Donald, P.A., Heinz, R., Bernard, E., Hershman, D., Hensley, D., Flint Garcia, S.A., Joost, R. 2012. Distribution host status and potential sources of resistance to Vittatidera zeaphila. Nematropica. 42:91-95.
The relationship between parental genetic or phenotypic divergence and progeny variation in the maize nested association mapping population - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hung, H., Browne, C.J., Guill, K.E., Coles, N., Eller, M., Garcia, A., Lepak, N.K., Melia-Hancock, S., Oropeza-Rosas, M., Salvo, S., Upadyayula, N., Buckler IV, E.S., Flint Garcia, S.A., Mcmullen, M.D., Rocheford, T., Holland, J.B. 2012. The relationship between parental genetic or phenotypic divergence and progeny variation in the maize nested association mapping population. Heredity. 108:490-499.
Genome-wide association study of maize identifies genes affecting leaf architecture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tian, F., Bradbury, P., Brown, P., Sun, Q., Flint Garcia, S.A., Rocheford, T.R., McMullen, M.D., Holland, J.B., Buckler IV, E.S. 2011. Genome-wide association study of maize identifies genes affecting leaf architecture. Nature Genetics. 43:159-162.
Ionomics of the Maize Nested Association Mapping Panel - (Abstract Only)
Physiological and genetic characterization of end-of-day far-red light response in maize seedlings - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dubois, P., Olsefski, G.T., Hoekenga, O., Flint Garcia, S.A., Brutnell, T. 2010. Physiological and genetic characterization of end-of-day far-red light response in maize seedlings. Plant Physiology. 10.1104/pp.110.159830.
IView: Introgression library visualization and query tool - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bottoms, C., Flint Garcia, S.A., McMullen, M.D. 2010. IView: Introgression library visualization and query tool. BMC Bioinformatics. 11(6):S28.
Ionomics of the Maize Nested Association Mapping Panel - (Abstract Only)
Genetic Architecture of Maize Kernel Quality in the Nested Association Mapping (NAM) Population - (Abstract Only)
Genetic Architecture of Maize Kernel Quality in the Nested Association Mapping (NAM) Population - (Abstract Only)
Genetic analysis of central carbon metabolism unveils an amino acid substitution that alters maize NAD-dependent isocitrate dehydrogenase activity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhang, N., Gur, A., Gibbon, Y., Sulpice, R., Flint Garcia, S.A., Mcmullen, M.D., Stitt, M., Buckler IV, E.S. 2010. Genetic analysis of central carbon metabolism unveils an amino acid substitution that alters maize NAD-dependent isocitrate dehydrogenase activity. PLoS One. 5(4):e9991.
Heterosis is Prevalent for Multiple Traits in Diverse Maize Germplasm - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Flint Garcia, S.A., Buckler IV, E.S., Tiffin, P., Ersoz, E., Springer, N.M. 2009. Heterosis is Prevalent for Multiple Traits in Diverse Maize Germplasm. PLoS One. 4:e7433.
Wide Variability in Seed Characteristics, Kernel Quality, and Zein Profiles Among Diverse Maize Inbreds, Landraces, and Teosinte - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Flint Garcia, S.A., Bodnar, A., Scott, M.P. 2009. Wide Variability in Seed Characteristics, Kernel Quality, and Zein Profiles Among Diverse Maize Inbreds, Landraces, and Teosinte. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 119:1129-1142.
Genetic Diversity and Selection in Maize Genes for Amino Acid Pathways - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Flint Garcia, S.A., Guill, K.E., Sanchez-Villeda, H., Schroeder, S., McMullen, M.D. 2009. Genetic Diversity and Selection in Maize Genes for Amino Acid Pathways. Maydica. 54:375-386.
Genetic Properties of the Maize Nested Association Mapping Population - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mcmullen, M.D., Kresovich, S., Sanchez-Villeda, H., Bradbury, P., Li, H., Sun, Q., Flint Garcia, S.A., Thornsberry, J., Acharya, C., Bottoms, C., Brown, P., Browne, C.J., Eller, M.S., Guill, K.E., Harjes, C., Kroon, D., Lepak, N.K., Mitchell, S., Peterson, B.E., Pressoir, G., Romero, S.M., Oropeza Rosas, M., Salvo, S.A., Yates, H., Hanson, M., Jones, E., Smith, S., Glaubitz, J., Goodman, M., Ware, D., Holland, J.B., Buckler Iv, E.S. 2009. Genetic Properties of the Maize Nested Association Mapping Population. Science. 325:737-740.
The Genetic Architecture of Maize Flowering Time - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Buckler Iv, E.S., Holland, J.B., Mcmullen, M.D., Kresovich, S., Acharya, C., Bradbury, P., Brown, P., Browne, C.J., Eller, M.S., Ersoz, E., Flint Garcia, S.A., Garcia, A., Glaubitz, J.C., Goodman, M., Haries, C., Guill, K.E., Kroon, D., Larsson, S., Lepak, N.K., Li, H., Mitchell, S.E., Pressoir, G., Peiffer, J., Oropeza Rosas, M., Rocheford, T., Romay, C., Romero, S., Salvo, S.A., Sanchez Villeda, H., Sun, Q., Tian, F., Upadyayula, N., Ware, D., Yates, H., Yu, J., Zhang, Z. 2009. The Genetic Architecture of Maize Flowering Time. Science. 325(5941):714-718.
Conventional Screening Overlooks Resistance Sources: Rootworm Damage of Diverse Inbred Lines and Their B73 Hybrids is Unrelated - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Flint Garcia, S.A., Dashiell, K.E., Prischmann, D.A., Bohn, M.O., Hibbard, B.E. 2009. Conventional Screening Overlooks Resistance Sources: Rootworm Damage of Diverse Inbred Lines and Their B73 Hybrids is Unrelated. Journal of Economic Entomology. 102:1317-1324.
A Visualization and Query Tool for Introgression Libraries - (Abstract Only)
Bottoms, C., Flint Garcia, S.A., Mcmullen, M.D. 2009. A Visualization and Query Tool for Introgression Libraries. Maize Genetics Conference Abstracts. p.184.
DNA Align Editor: DNA Alignment Editor Tool - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanchez-Villeda, H., Schroeder, S., Flint Garcia, S.A., Guill, K.E., Yamasaki, M., McMullen, M.D. 2008. DNA align editor: DNA alignment editor tool. Bioinformatics. 9:154.
Native Resistance of Maize to Western Corn Rootworm Larval Feeding - (Abstract Only)
Hibbard, B.E., Flint Garcia, S.A., Bohn, M.O., Dashiell, K.E. 2008. Native Resistance of Maize to Western Corn Rootworm Larval Feeding. In: International Plant Resistance to Insects Workshop Abstracts & Proceedings, February 10-12, 2008, Fort Collins, Colorado. p. 46.
Registration of the maize germplasm CRW3(S1)C6 with resistance to western corn rootworm ()
Hibbard, B.E., Willmot, D., Flint Garcia, S.A., Darrah, L.L. Registration of the maize germplasm CRW3(S1)C6 with resistance to western corn rootworm. Journal of Plant Registrations. 1(2):151-152.
MAIZE ASSOCIATION POPULATION: A HIGH RESOLUTION PLATFORM FOR QUANTITATIVE TRAIT LOCUS DISSECTION - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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GENETIC DIVERSITY AND SELECTION FOR AMINO ACID GENES AND CONTENT IN DIVERSE MAIZE - (Abstract Only)
Flint Garcia, S.A., Houchins, K.E., Yamasaki, M., Doebley, J., Mcmullen, M.D. 2005. Genetic diversity and selection for amino acid genes and content in diverse maize [abstract]. Maize Genetics Conference. Paper No. 199. p. 137.
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