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Long Xi Yu
Plant Germplasm Introduction and Testing Research
Research Geneticist (Plants)

Phone: (509) 786-9259
Fax: (509) 786-9277
Room #118

USDA / ARS - HAMILTON HALL
24106 NORTH BUNN RD
PROSSER , WA 993509687
Projects
Developing Molecular Markers for Enhancing Resistance to Drought and High Salinity in Alfalfa
Cooperative Agreement (A)
  Accession Number: 430146
Enhancing Resistance to Diseases and Abiotic Stresses in Alfalfa
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 434443
Developing Molecular Markers for Enhancing Resistance to Drought and High Salinity in Alfalfa
Interagency Reimbursable Agreement (I)
  Accession Number: 430090
Bacterial Stem Blight Of Alfalfa: Connection with Frost Damage, Development Of Resistant Germplasm, and Mapping Resistance Genes
Interagency Reimbursable Agreement (I)
  Accession Number: 434357
Marker Assisted Breeding In Elite Alfalfa Germplasm To Enhance Biomass Productivity During Drought
Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement (R)
  Accession Number: 432580
Determining Genetic Factors that Influence Forage Quality in Alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.)
Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement (R)
  Accession Number: 434001
Developing Molecular Markers for Enhancing Resistance to Drought and High Salinity and Improved Forage Quality in Alfalfa
Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 434907

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Genetic mapping of resistance to Aphanomyces root rot in alfalfa -
Genetic mapping of resistance to Aphanomyces root rot in alfalfa -
Samac, D.A., Dornbusch, M.R., Bucciarelli, B., Miller, S.S., Yu, L. 2018. Genetic mapping of resistance to Aphanomyces root rot in alfalfa. North American Alfalfa Improvement Conference. June 4-6, 2018, Logan, Utah.
Enhancing faba bean (Vicia faba L.) germplasm for resilience to temperature extremes -
Recent progress in alfalfa (Medicago sative L.) genomics and genomic selection -
Hawkins, C., Yu, L. 2018. Recent progress in alfalfa (Medicago sative L.) genomics and genomic selection. The Crop Journal. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cj.2018.01.006.
Genomic Architecture and Phenotypic Plasticity of Forage Quality in Response to Water Deficit in Alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) -
Yu, L., Boge, W.L., Hawkins, C., Fransen, S. 2018. Genomic Architecture and Phenotypic Plasticity of Forage Quality in Response to Water Deficit in Alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.). Meeting Abstract. https://pag.confex.com/pag/xxvi/meetingapp.cgi/Person/38114.
Genetic diversity and phenotypic variation for drought resistance in alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) germplasm collected for drought tolerance -
Zhang, T., Kesoju, S., Greene, S.L., Frasen, S., Hu, J., Yu, L. 2017. Genetic diversity and phenotypic variation for drought resistance in alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) germplasm collected for drought tolerance. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution. 65(2):471-484. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10722-017-0546-9.
Identification of single-nucleotide polymorphic loci associated with biomass yield under water deficit in alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) using genome-wide sequencing and association mapping -
Yu, L. 2017. Identification of single-nucleotide polymorphic loci associated with biomass yield under water deficit in alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) using genome-wide sequencing and association mapping. Frontiers in Plant Science. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.01152.
Identification of loci Associated with Resistance to Root-Rot Diseases in Autotetraploid Alfalfa using Genome-Wide Sequencing and Association Mapping -
Identification of markers associated with race-specific resistance to Aphanomyces root rot in alfalfa -
Samac, D.A., Bucciarelli, B., Dornbusch, M.R., Miller, S.S., Yu, L. 2017. Identification of markers associated with race-specific resistance to Aphanomyces root rot in alfalfa. American Phytopathological Society. August 5-9, 2017. San Antonio, Texas.
Genome-Wide association mapping of loci associated with plant growth and forage production under salt stress in alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) -
Liu, X., Yu, L. 2017. Genome-Wide association mapping of loci associated with plant growth and forage production under salt stress in alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.). Frontiers in Plant Science. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.00853.
The impact of genotyping-by-sequencing pipelines on SNP discovery and identification of markers associated verticillium wilt resistance in autotetraploid alfalfa (sedicago sativa l.) -
Yu, L., Zheng, P., Bhamidimarri, S., Liu, X., Main, D. 2017. The impact of genotyping-by-sequencing pipelines on SNP discovery and identification of markers associated verticillium wilt resistance in autotetraploid alfalfa (sedicago sativa l.). Frontiers in Plant Science. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.00089.
Identification and validation of single nucleotide polymorphic markers linked to Ug99 stem rust resistance in spring wheat -
Yu, L., Chao, S., Singh, R., Sorrells, M. 2017. Identification and validation of single nucleotide polymorphic markers linked to Ug99 stem rust resistance in spring wheat. PLoS One. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0171963.
Genome-Wide Association Study Identifies Loci for Salt Tolerance during Germination in Autotetraploid Alfalfa (Medicargo sativa L.) using Genotyping by Sequencing -
Yu, L., Liu, X., Boge, W.L., Liu, X. 2016. Genome-Wide Association Study Identifies Loci for Salt Tolerance during Germination in Autotetraploid Alfalfa (Medicargo sativa L.) using Genotyping by Sequencing. Frontiers in Plant Science. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2016.00956
Genomic Analysis of Verticillium Wilt Resistance and Drought Tolerance in Alfalfa -
Genotyping-by-sequencing based genome-wide association studies on Verticillium wilt resistance in heterozygous autotetraploid alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) -
Yu, L., Zheng, P., Zhang, T., Rodriguez, J., Main, D. 2016. Genotyping-by-sequencing based genome-wide association studies on Verticillium wilt resistance in heterozygous autotetraploid alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.). Molecular Plant Pathology. doi: 10.1111/mpp.12389.
Comparative transcriptomes between viviparous1 and wildtype maize developing endosperms in response to water deficit -
Yu, L., Setter, T. 2015. Comparative transcriptomes between viviparous1 and wildtype maize developing endosperms in response to water deficit. Environmental and Experimental Botany. 123:116–124.
Identification of loci associated with drought resistance traits in heterozygous autotetraploid alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) using genome-wide association studies with genotyping by sequencing -
Zhang, T., Yu, L., Zheng, P., Li, Y., Rivera, M.C., Main, D., Greene, S.L. 2015. Identification of loci associated with drought resistance traits in heterozygous autotetraploid alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) using genome-wide association studies with genotyping by sequencing. PLoS One. 10(9):e0138931. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0138931.
Identification of molecular markers associated with verticillium wilt resistance in alfalfa (medicago sativa l.) using high-resolution melting -
Zhang, T., Yu, L., McCord, P.H., Miller, D., Bhamidimarri, S., Johnson, D., Monteros, M., Ho, J., Reisen, P., Samac, D.A. 2014. Identification of molecular markers associated with verticillium wilt resistance in alfalfa (medicago sativa l.) using high-resolution melting. PLoS One. 9(12):e115953.
Molecular and functional characterization of two drought-induced zinc finger proteins, ZmZnF1 and ZmZnF2 from maize kernels -
Yu, L., Shen, X., Setter, T. 2014. Molecular and functional characterization of two drought-induced zinc finger proteins, ZmZnF1 and ZmZnF2 from maize kernels. Environmental and Experimental Botany. 111:13-20.
Conserving plants in gene banks and nature: Investigating complementarity with Trifolium thompsonii Morton -
Greene, S.L., Kisha, T.J., Yu, L., Parra-Quijano, M. 2014. Conserving plants in gene banks and nature: Investigating complementarity with Trifolium thompsonii Morton. PLoS One. 9(8):e105145.
A consensus map for Ug99 stem rust resistance loci in wheat -
Yu, L., Hugues, B., Rouse, M.N., Singh, S., Singh, R.P., Bhavani, S., Huerta-Espino, J., Sorrells, M.E. 2014. A Consensus Map for Ug99 Stem Rust Resistance Loci in Wheat. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. Available: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00122-014-2326-7.
Molecular and cellular characterization of the tomato pollen profilin, LePro1 -
Yu, L., Parthasarathy, M. 2014. Molecular and cellular characterization of the tomato pollen profilin, LePro1. PLoS One. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0086505.