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Nicholas Lauter
Corn Insects and Crop Genetics Research
Research Geneticist (Plants)

Phone: (515) 294-8260
Fax: (515) 294-2265

GENETIC BLDG
IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY
AMES, IA 50011
Projects
Host and Pathogen Signaling in Cereal-Fungal Interactions
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 434520

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
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
Genetic and environmental variation impact the cuticular hydrocarbon metabolome on the stigmatic surfaces of maize Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dennison, T., Qin, W., Loneman, D.M., Condon, S.G., Lauter, N.C., Nikolau, B.J., Yandeau-Nelson, M.D. 2019. Genetic and environmental variation impact the cuticular hydrocarbon metabolome on the stigmatic surfaces of maize. Biomed Central (BMC) Plant Biology. 19. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12870-019-2040-3.
Meiotic crossovers characterized by haplotype-specific chromosome painting in maize Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Do Vale Martins, L., Yu, F., Zhao, H., Dennison, T., Lauter, N.C., Wang, H., Deng, Z., Thompson, A., Semrau, K., Rouillard, J., Birchler, J.A., Jiang, J. 2019. Meiotic crossovers characterized by haplotype-specific chromosome painting in maize. Nature Communications. 10:4604. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-12646-z.
Development and application of a quantitative bioassay to evaluate maize silk resistance to corn earworm herbivory among progenies derived from Peruvian landrace Piura Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lopez, M.D., Dennison, T., Ward, T.M., Yandeau-Nelson, M.D., Abel, C.A., Lauter, N.C. 2019. Development and application of a quantitative bioassay to evaluate maize silk resistance to corn earworm herbivory among progenies derived from Peruvian landrace Piura. PLoS One. 14(4):e0215414. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0215414.
Genomics of fungal disease resistance Reprint Icon ()
Wisser, R.J., Lauter, N.C. 2018. Genomics of fungal disease resistance. In: Bennetzen J., Flint-Garcia S., Hirsch C., Tuberosa R., editors. The Maize Genome. Compendium of Plant Genomes. Cham, Switzerland: Springer International. p. 201-211. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-97427-9_13.
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.
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.
A robust and efficient method for the extraction of plant extracellular surface lipids as applied to the analysis of silks and seedling leaves of maize - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Loneman, D.M., Peddicord, L., Al-Rashid, A., Nikolau, B.J., Lauter, N.C., Yandeau-Nelson, M.D. 2017. A robust and efficient method for the extraction of plant extracellular surface lipids as applied to the analysis of silks and seedling leaves of maize. PLoS One. 12(7):e0180850. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0180850.
A maize caffeoyl-CoA O-methyltransferase gene confers quantitative resistance to multiple pathogens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yang, Q., He, Y., Kabahuma, M., Chaya, T., Kelly, A., Borrego, E., Bian, Y., El Kasmi, F., Yang, L., Teixeira, P., Kolkman, J., Nelson, R., Kolomiets, M., Dangl, J., Wisser, R., Caplan, J., Li, X., Lauter, N.C., Balint Kurti, P.J. 2017. A maize caffeoyl-CoA O-methyltransferase gene confers quantitative resistance to multiple pathogens. Nature Genetics. 49:1364-1372.
Advances in metabolomic applications in plant genetics and breeding - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yandeau-Nelson, M.D., Lauter, N.C., Zabotina, O. 2016. Advances in metabolomic applications in plant genetics and breeding. CAB Reviews: Perspectives in Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Nutrition and Natural Resources. 10(040):1-15. doi: 10.1079/PAVSNNR201510040.
Genetic and agronomic assessment of cob traits in corn under low and normal nitrogen management conditions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jansen, C., Zhang, Y., Liu, H., Gonzalez-Portilla, P.J., Lauter, N.C., Kumar, B., Trucillo-Silva, I., Martin, J., Lee, M., Simcox, K., Schussler, J., Dhugga, K., Lubberstedt, T. 2015. Genetic and agronomic assessment of cob traits in corn under low and normal nitrogen management conditions. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 128:1231-1242. doi: 10.1007/s00122-015-2486-0.
Fitness costs of resistance to Cry3Bb1 maize by Western Corn Rootworm - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hoffmann, A.M., French, B.W., Hellmich II, R.L., Lauter, N.C., Gassmann, A.J. 2015. Fitness costs of resistance to Cry3Bb1 maize by Western Corn Rootworm. Journal of Applied Entomology. 139(6):403-415. DOI:10.1111/jen.12209.
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.
Prospects for advancing defense to cereal rusts through genetical genomics - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ballini, E., Lauter, N.C., Wise, R.P. 2013. Prospects for advancing defense to cereal rusts through genetical genomics. Frontiers in Plant Science. 4:117.
crw1- A novel maize mutant highly susceptible to foliar damage by the Western corn rootworm beetle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Venkata, B., Lauter, N.C., Li, X., Chapple, C., Krupke, C., Johal, G., Moose, S. 2013. crw1- A novel maize mutant highly susceptible to foliar damage by the Western corn rootworm beetle. PLoS One. 8(8):e71296.
Genetic and morphometric analysis of cob architecture and biomass related traits in the intermated B73xMo17 recombinant inbred lines of maize Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jansen, C., De Leon, N., Lauter, N.C., Hirsch, C., Ruff, L., Luebberstedt, T. 2013. Genetic and morphometric analysis of cob architecture and biomass related traits in the intermated B73xMo17 recombinant inbred lines of maize. BioEnergy Research. 6(3):903-916.
Evaluation and QTL mapping of phosphorous concentration in soybean seed - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
King, K.E., Lauter, N.C., Lin, S., Scott, M.P., Shoemaker, R.C. 2013. Evaluation and QTL mapping of phosphorous concentration in soybean seed. Euphytica. 189(2):261-269.
Identification of candidate genes underlying an iron efficiency QTL in soybean - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Peiffer, G.A., King, K.E., Severin, A.J., May, G.D., Cianzio, S.R., Lin, S., Lauter, N.C., Shoemaker, R.C. 2012. Identification of candidate genes underlying an iron efficiency QTL in soybean. Plant Physiology. 158(4):1745-1754.
Mapping of iron and zinc quantitative trait loci in soybean for association to iron deficiency chlorosis resistance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
King, K., Peiffer, G., Lauter, N.C., Lin, S., Cianzio, S., Shoemaker, R.C. 2013. Mapping of iron and zinc quantitative trait loci in soybean (glycine max (L.) Merr.) for association to iron deficiency chlorosis resistance. Journal of Plant Nutrition. 36(14):2132-2153.
QTL mapping and candidate gene analysis of telomere length control factors in maize (Zea mays L.) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brown, A.N., Lauter, N.C., Vera, D.L., McLaughlin-Large, K.A., Steele, T.M., Fredette, N.C., Bass, H.W. 2011. QTL mapping and candidate gene analysis of telomere length control factors in maize (Zea mays L.). Genes, Genomes, Genetics. 1(6):437-450.
Quantitative and qualitative stem rust resistance factors in barley are associated with transcriptional suppression of defense regulons - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Moscou, M.J., Lauter, N.C., Steffenson, B., Wise, R.P. 2011. Quantitative and qualitative stem rust resistance factors in barley are associated with transcriptional suppression of defense regulons. PLoS Genetics. 7(7):DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1002208.
Quantitative and temporal definition of the Mla transcriptional regulon during barley-powdery mildew interactions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Moscou, M.J., Lauter, N.C., Caldo, R.A., Nettleton, D., Wise, R.P. 2011. Quantitative and temporal definition of the Mla transcriptional regulon during barley-powdery mildew interactions. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. 24(6):694-705.
An Empirical Method for Establishing Positional Confidence Intervals Tailored for Composite Interval Mapping of QTL - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Crossett, A., Lauter, N.C., Love, T.M. 2010. An Empirical Method for Establishing Positional Confidence Intervals Tailored for Composite Interval Mapping of QTL. PLoS One. 5:e9039.
Genomics of Biotic Interactions in the Triticeae ()
Wise, R.P., Lauter, N.C., Szabo, L.J., Schweizer, P. 2009. Genomics of Biotic Interactions in the Triticeae. In: Feuillet, C., Muehlbauer, G., editors. Genetics and Genomics of the Triticeae. New York, NY: Springer. p. 559-589.
Quantitative Genetic Dissection of Shoot Architecture Traits in Maize: Towards a Functional Genomics Approach - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lauter, N.C., Moscou, M.J., Habiger, J., Moose, S.P. 2008. Quantitative Genetic Dissection of Shoot Architecture Traits in Maize: Towards a Functional Genomics Approach. The Plant Genome. 01(02):99-110.
Construction of Coexpression Networks to Explore Barley-Powdery Mildew Interactions ()
Moscou, M.J., Caldo, R.A., Lauter, N.C., Wise, R.P. 2008. Construction of Coexpression Networks to Explore Barley-Powdery Mildew Interactions. In: Lorito, M., Woo, S.L., Scala, F., editors. Biology of Plant Microbe Interactions: The Impact of "omics." Volume 6. St. Paul, MN: APS Press. p. 113-117.
Gene-For-Gene-Mediated Transcriptome Reprogramming in Barley-Powdery Mildew Interactions - (Abstract Only)
Moscou, M.J., Lauter, N.C., Caldo, R.A., Wise, R.P. 2007. Gene-For-Gene-Mediated Transcriptome Reprogramming in Barley-Powdery Mildew Interactions [abstract]. Annual International Plant & Animal Genome Conference. Abstract Book. p. 88.
PLEXdb: Plant and Pathogen Expression Database and Tools for Comparative and Functional Genomics Analysis - (Abstract Only)
Cannon, E.K., Dash, S., Lu, H., Nadkarni, D., Thomas, A., Lauter, N.C., Brendel, V., Wise, R.P., Dickerson, J.A. 2007. PLEXdb: Plant and Pathogen Expression Database and Tools for Comparative and Functional Genomics Analysis [abstract]. Annual International Plant & Animal Genome Conference. Abstract Book. p. 351.
Genetical Genomic Dissection of Stem Rust Infection in Barley - (Abstract Only)
Lauter, N.C., Moscou, M.J., Rodriguez, J.E., Fuerst, G.S., Steffenson, B.J., Jin, Y., Szabo, L.J., Wise, R.P. 2007. Genetical Genomic Dissection of Stem Rust Infection in Barley [abstract]. Annual International Plant & Animal Genome Conference. Book of Abstracts. p. 17.
FUNCTIONAL AND POSITIONAL DISSECTION OF A NOVEL QTL AFFECTING THE DURATION OF JUVENILITY IN MAIZE - (Proceedings)
Lauter, N.C., Moose, S.P. 2006. Functional and positional dissection of a novel QTL affecting the duration of juvenility in maize. 42nd Annual Illinois Corn Breeders School Proceedings. 42:64-82.