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

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WASHINGTON STATE UNIV
PULLMAN, WA 993500000
Projects
Enhancing Resistance to Biotic and Abiotic Stresses in Alfalfa
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 436020
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
Genomics Enabled Purging Selection to Develop 200 Alfalfa Inbred Lines for High Yield Hybrid Production
Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement (R)
  Accession Number: 436492
Marker Assisted Breeding in Alfalfa Germplasm to Enhance Biomass Productivity During Drought
Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 436712
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.)
Identification of genetic loci associated with forage quality in response to water deficit in autotetraploid alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lin, S., Medina, C., Boge, B., Hu, J., Fransen, S., Norberg, S., Yu, L. 2020. Identification of genetic loci associated with forage quality in response to water deficit in autotetraploid alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.). Biomed Central (BMC) Plant Biology. 20. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12870-020-02520-2.
Genome-wide association and prediction of traits related to salt tolerance in autotetraploid alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Medina, C., Hawkins, C., Liu, X., Peel, M., Yu, L. 2020. Genome-wide association and prediction of traits related to salt tolerance in autotetraploid alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.). International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 21:3361. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijms21093361.
Construction of high-density linkage maps and identification of quantitative trait loci associated with verticillium wilt resistance in autotetraploid alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yu, L., Zhang, F., Culma, C., Lin, S., Niu, Y., Zhang, T., Yang, Q., Smith, M., Hu, J. 2020. Construction of high-density linkage maps and identification of quantitative trait loci associated with verticillium wilt resistance in autotetraploid alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.). Plant Disease. 104(5):1439-1444. https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-08-19-1718-RE.
Genetic mapping of leaf-related traits in autotetraploid alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
He, F., Kang, J., Zhang, F., Long, R., Yu, L., Wang, Z., Zhao, Z., Zhang, T., Yang, Q. 2019. Genetic mapping of leaf-related traits in autotetraploid alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.). Molecular Breeding. 39. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11032-019-1046-8.
High-density linkage map construction and mapping QTLs for yield and yield components in autotetraploid alfalfa using RAD-seq Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhang, F., Kang, J., Long, R., Yu, L., Wang, Z., Zhao, Z., Zhang, T., Yang, Q. 2019. High-density linkage map construction and mapping QTLs for yield and yield components in autotetraploid alfalfa using RAD-seq. Biomed Central (BMC) Plant Biology. 19(165):1-12. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12870-019-1770-6.
Mark E. Sorrells: Plant breeder, geneticist, innovator, mentor Reprint Icon ()
Gul, A., Diepenbock, C., Munkvold, J., Paterson, A., Kucek, L.K., Souze, E., La Rota, M., Yu, L. 2019. Mark E. Sorrells: Plant breeder, geneticist, innovator, mentor. In: Goldman, I., editor. Plant Breeding Reviews, Volume 42. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. p. 1-38. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781119521358.ch1.
Genetic loci associated with salt tolerance in advanced breeding populations of tetraploid alfalfa using genome-wide association studies Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, X., Hawkins, C., Peel, M., Yu, L. 2019. Genetic loci associated with salt tolerance in advanced breeding populations of tetraploid alfalfa using genome-wide association studies. The Plant Genome. 12:180026. https://doi.org/10.3835/plantgenome2018.05.0026.
Genetic mapping of resistance to Aphanomyces root rot in alfalfa - (Proceedings)
Genetic mapping of resistance to Aphanomyces root rot in alfalfa - (Abstract Only)
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 - (Abstract Only)
Recent progress in alfalfa (Medicago sative L.) genomics and genomic selection Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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.) - (Abstract Only)
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 Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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 Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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. 8:1152. https://doi.org/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 - (Abstract Only)
Identification of markers associated with race-specific resistance to Aphanomyces root rot in alfalfa - (Abstract Only)
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.) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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. 8:853. https://doi.org/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 (Medicago sativa l.) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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 (Medicago sativa l.). Frontiers in Plant Science. 8:89. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2017.00089.
Identification and validation of single nucleotide polymorphic markers linked to Ug99 stem rust resistance in spring wheat Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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 (Medicago sativa L.) using genotyping-by-sequencing Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yu, L., Liu, X., Boge, W.L., Liu, X. 2016. Genome-wide association study identifies loci for salt tolerance during germination in autotetraploid alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) using genotyping-by-sequencing. Frontiers in Plant Science. 7:956. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2016.00956.
Genomic Analysis of Verticillium Wilt Resistance and Drought Tolerance in Alfalfa - (Abstract Only)
Genotyping-by-sequencing based genome-wide association studies on Verticillium wilt resistance in heterozygous autotetraploid alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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. 18(2):187-194. https://doi.org/10.1111/mpp.12389.
Comparative transcriptomes between viviparous1 and wildtype maize developing endosperms in response to water deficit - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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 Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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. 1-17. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0138931.
Identification of molecular markers associated with verticillium wilt resistance in alfalfa (Medicago sativa l.) using high-resolution melting Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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. 1-18. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0115953.
Molecular and functional characterization of two drought-induced zinc finger proteins, ZmZnF1 and ZmZnF2 from maize kernels - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yu, L., Parthasarathy, M. 2014. Molecular and cellular characterization of the tomato pollen profilin, LePro1. PLoS One. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0086505.