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Elisabeth Harper
Corn Insects and Crop Genetics Research
Plant Biologist

Phone: (515) 294-2019
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IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY
1012 CGIL
AMES, IA 50011

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
MaizeDIG: Maize Database of Images and Genomes Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cho, K., Portwood II, J.L., Gardiner, J., Harper, E.C., Lawrence-Dill, C., Friedberg, I., Andorf, C.M. 2019. MaizeDIG: Maize Database of Images and Genomes. Frontiers in Plant Science. 10:1050. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2019.01050.
MaizeGDB 2018: The maize multi-genome genetics and genomics database Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Portwood II, J.L., Woodhouse, M.R., Cannon, E.K., Gardiner, J., Harper, E.C., Schaeffer, M.L., Walsh, J., Sen, T.Z., Cho, K., Braun, B.L., Dietze, M., Dunfee, B., Elsik, C.G., Manchanda, N., Coe, E., Sachs, M.M., Stinard, P.S., Tolbert, J.P., Zimmerman, S.A., Andorf, C.M. 2018. MaizeGDB 2018: The maize multi-genome genetics and genomics database. Nucleic Acids Research. 47(D1):D1146-D1154. https://doi.org/10.1093/nar/gky1046.
MaizeGDB: How phenotype curation has co-evolved with genomic representations - (Abstract Only)
AgBioData consortium recommendations for sustainable genomics and genetics databases for agriculture Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Harper, E.C., Campbell, J., Cannon, E.K., Jung, S., Main, D., Poelchau, M.F., Walls, R.L., Andorf, C.M., Arnaud, E., Berardini, T.Z., Birkett, C.L., Cannon, S.B., Carson, J., Condon, B., Cooper, L., Dunn, N., Elsik, C., Farmer, A., Ficklin, S., Grant, D.M., Grau, E., Hendon, N., Hu, Z., Humann, J., Jaiswal, P., Jonquet, C., Laporte, M., Larmande, P., Lazo, G.R., McCarthy, F., Menda, N., Mungall, C., Munoz-Torres, M., Naithani, S., Nelson, R., Nesdill, D., Park, C., Reecy, J., Reiser, L., Sanderson, L., Sen, T.Z., Staton, M., Subramaniam, S., Karey, T., Unda, V., Unni, D., Wang, L., Ware, D., Wegrzyn, J., Williams, J., Woodhouse, M. 2018. AgBioData consortium recommendations for sustainable genomics and genetics databases for agriculture. Database: The Journal of Biological Databases and Curation. 2018(1):1-32. https://doi.org/10.1093/database/bay088.
Surveying the maize community for their diversity and pedigree visualization needs to prioritize tool development and curation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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.
MaizeGDB video tutorials, feedback booth and introducing the agBioData working group - (Abstract Only)
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 - (Abstract Only)
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.
Breeder survey, tools, and resources to visualize diversity and pedigree relationships at MaizeGDB - (Abstract Only)
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 update: New tools, data, and interface for the maize model organism database - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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.
MaizeGDB: The Maize Genetics and Genomics Database. ()
Harper, E.C., Gardiner, J., Andorf, C.M., Lawrence, C.J. 2016. MaizeGDB: The Maize Genetics and Genomics Database. In: Edwards, D. Plant Bioinformatics, Methods and Protocols. 2nd Edition. New York, NY: Humana Press. p.187-202.
An ontology approach to comparative phenomics in plants - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Oellrich, A., Walls, R.L., Cannon, E., Cannon, S.B., Cooper, L., Gardiner, J., Gkoutos, G.V., Harper, E.C., He, M., Hoehndorf, R., Jaiswal, P., Kalberer, S.R., Lloyd, J., Meinke, D., Menda, N., Moore, L., Nelson, R., Pujar, A., Lawrence, C.J., Huala, E. 2015. An ontology approach to comparative phenomics in plants. Plant Methods. 11:10. DOI: 10.1186/s13007-015-0053-y.
MaizeGDB: everything old is new again! [abstract] Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
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 - (Abstract Only)
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.
Maize metabolic network construction and transcriptome analysis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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 - (Proceedings)
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.
POPcorn: An online resource providing access to distributed and diverse maize project data Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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 - (Abstract Only)
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 - (Abstract Only)
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 - (Abstract Only)
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 - (Abstract Only)
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.
Metabolic and regulatory networks for cereals - (Abstract Only)
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 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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 - (Abstract Only)
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.
MAIZEGDB.ORG, the Maize Genetics Cooperation and the 2500 MB B73 Genome-Generated Tsunami - (Abstract Only)
Choosing a Genome Browser for a Model Organism Database (MOD): Surveying the Maize Community - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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 - (Proceedings)
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 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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 - (Abstract Only)
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 MaizeGDB Genome Browser - (Abstract Only)
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 - (Proceedings)
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 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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 - (Abstract Only)
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 - (Abstract Only)
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 - (Abstract Only)
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.
Maize Genetics and Genomics Database ()
Schaeffer, M.L., Harper, E.C., Seigfried, T.E., Campbell, D.A., Lawrence, C.J. 2007. Maize Genetics and Genomics Database. Maize Genetics Cooperation Newsletter. 81:68-70.