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Maria Monteros, Ph.D. Publications

Publication List

Alarcon, Y. & Monteros, M. J. (2016). Scientific advancements provide pecan cultivar ID tools. Ag News and Views, 34 (6), 2-3.

Fajardo, D. A., Ramaraj, T., Devitt, N., Tang, H., Cameron, C. T., Brummer, E. C., Town, C. D., Udvardi, M. K., Monteros, M. J., Farmer, A. D., Miller, J. R., Young, N. D. & Mudge, J. (2016). Sequencing and Genome Assembly of Cultivated Alfalfa at the Diploid Level (CADL) Medicago sativa. In International Plant and Animal Genome Conference XXIV Jan 9-13, 2016 .San Diego, California: Plant & Animal Genome.

O'Rourke, J. A., Fu, F., Bucciarelli, B., Yang, S. S., Samac, D. A., Lamb, J. F., Monteros, M. J., Graham, M. A., Gronwald, J. W., Krom, N., Li, J., Dai, X., Zhao, P. X. & Vance, C.P. (2015). The Medicago sativa gene index 1.2: a web-accessible gene expression atlas for investigating expression differences between Medicago sativa subspecies. BMC Bioinformatics, 16 (502), 1-17 doi: 10.1186/s12864-015-1718-7.

Paez-Garcia, A., Motes, C. M., Scheible, W-R., Chen, R., Blancaflor, E. B. & Monteros, M. J. (2015). Root traits and phenotyping strategies for plant improvement. Plants, 4 (2), 334-355 doi: 10.3390/plants4020334.

Han, Y., Khu, D. M., Li, X., Farmer, A. D., Martinez, J. M., Brummer, E. C. & Monteros, M. J. (2014). High density SNP array for SNP genotyping and mapping in tetraploid alfalfa. In Sokolovic, Dejan, Huyghe, Christian, Radovic, Jasmina (Eds.), Quantitative Traits Breeding for Multifunctional Grasslands and Turf. (pp. 255-259). Dordrecht: Springer.

Brummer, E. C. & Monteros, M. J. (2014). Alfalfa marker-assisted selection. Legume Perspectives, 4, 17-18.

Gallego-Giraldo, L., Bhattarai, K., Pislariu, C., Nakashima, J., Jikumaru, Y., Kamiya, Y., Udvardi, M. K., Monteros, M. J. & Dixon, A. (2014). Lignin modification leads to increased nodule numbers in alfalfa (Medicagosativa L.). Plant Physiology, 164 (3), 1139-14150 doi:http:/?/?dx.?doi.?org/?10.?1104/?pp.?113.?2324.

Li, X., Han, Y., Wei, Y., Acharya, A., Farmer, A. D., Ho, J., Monteros, M. J. & Brummer, E. C. (2014). Development of an alfalfa SNP array and its use to evaluate patterns of population structure and linkage disequilibrium. PLoS ONE, 9 (1), e84329 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0084329.

Bhattarai, K., Brummer, E. C. & Monteros, M. J. (2013). Alfalfa as a bioenergy crop. In M. Saha, H. Bhandari, J. Bouton, Bioenergy Feedstocks. Oxford, UK: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing.

Monteros, M. J., Han, Y. & Brummer, E. C. (2013). Alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.): Agronomy, Biology, Genetics and Molecular Breeding. In Cai, H,. T. Yamada, C. Kole (eds), Genetics, Genomics and Breeding of Forage Crops. (pp. 187). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

Reyno, R., Khu, D. M., Monteros, M. J., Bouton, J. H., Parrott, W. & Brummer, E. C. (2013). Evaluation of two transgenes for aluminum tolerance in alfalfa. Crop Science, 53 (4), 1581-1588 doi:10.2135/cropsci2012.12.0676.

Li, X., Wei, Y., Han, Y., Acharya, A., Farmer, A. D., Ho, J., Monteros, M. J. & Brummer, E. C. (2013). Development and use of a high density SNP array to evaluate genetic diversity in alfalfa. In International Plant & Animal Genome Conference Proceedings XXI January 12-16, 2013 .San Deigo, Calafornia: Plant & Animal Genome.

Khu, D. M., Reyno, R., Han, Y., Zhao, P. X., Bouton, J. H., Brummer, E. C. & Monteros, M. J. (2013). Identification of aluminum tolerance quantitative trait loci in tetraploid alfalfa. Crop Science, 53 (1), 148-163 doi:10.2135/cropsci2012.03.0181.

Yang, D - S., Watson, B. S., Huhman, D. V., Henson, S., Monteros, M. J. & Sumner, L. W. (2012). Metabolite profiling of triterpene saponins in Medicago truncatula core collection (abstract). Pharmaceutical Biology, 50 (2), 582 10.3109/13880209.2012.658723.

Li, X., Acharya, A., Farmer, A. D., Crow, J. A., Bharti, A.K., Kramer, R. S., Wei, Y., Han, Y., Gou, J., May, G. D., Monteros, M. J. & Brummer, E. C. (2012). Prevalence of single nucleotide polymorphism among 27 diverse alfalfa genotypes as assessed by transcriptome sequencing. BMC Genomics, 13, 568 doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-568.

Han, Y., Khu, D. M. & Monteros, M. J. (2012). High-resolution melting analysis for SNP genotyping and mapping in tetraploid alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.). Molecular Breeding, 29, 489-501 doi:10.1007/s11032-011-9566-x.

Khu, D. M., Reyno, R., Brummer, E. C. & Monteros, M. J. (2012). Screening methods for aluminum tolerance in alfalfa. Crop Science, 52 (1), 161-167 doi: 10.2135/cropsci2011.05.0256.

Kang, Y., Han, Y., Torres-Jerez, I., Wang, M., Tang, Y., Monteros, M. J., & Udvardi, M. K. (2011). System responses to long-term drought and re-watering of two contrasting alfalfa varieties. Plant Journal, August, doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2011.04738.x.

Han, Y., Kang, Y., Torres-Jerez, I., Cheung, F., Town, C. D., Zhao, P. X., Udvardi, M. K., & Monteros, M. J. (2011). Genome-wide SNP discovery in tetraploid alfalfa using 454 sequencing and high resolution melting analysis. Genomics, 12 (350), doi:10.1186/1471-2164-12-350.

Boerma, H. R., Monteros, M. J., Ha, B. K., Wood, E. D. , Phillips, D. V., Walker, D. R., & Missaoui, A. M. (2011). Registration of Asian Soybean Rust–Resistant Soybean Germplasm G01-PR16. Journal of Plant Registrations, 5 (1), 118-122 doi:10.3198/jpr2009.12.0732crg.

Khu, D. M., Reyno, R., Brummer, E. C., Bouton, J. H., Han, Y. , & Monteros, M. J. (2010). QTL mapping of aluminum tolerance in tetraploid alfalfa. In C. Huyghe (Ed.), Sustainable use of Genetic Diversity in Forage and Turf Breeding:Part 5. (pp. 473-442). Dordrecht Heidelberg London New York: Springer Science+Business Media B.V..

Zhang, Y., Reyno, R., Sledge, M. K., Bouton, J. H., Han, Y. , & Monteros, M. J. (2010). Identification of QTLs associated with morphological and agronomic traits in white clover (Trifolium repens L.). In C. Huyghe (Ed.), Sustainable Use of Genetic Diversity in Forage and Turf Breeding:Part 5. (pp. 489-492). Dordrecht Heidelberg London New York: Springer Science+Business Media B.V..

Han, Y. , Khu, D. M., Reyno, R., Brummer, E. C., Bouton, J. H., & Monteros, M. J. (2010). Plant transcription factors as novel molecular markers for legumes. In C. Huyghe (Ed.), Sustainable Use of Genetic Diversity in Forage and Turf Breeding:part 5. (pp. 421-425). Dordrecht Heidelberg London New York: Springer Science+Business Media B.V..

Walker, D. R., Monteros, M. J., & Yates, J. L. (2010). Molecular breeding. In K. Bilyeu, M.B. Ratnaparkhe and C. Cole (Eds.), Genetics, genomics and breeding of Soybean (Genetics, Genomics, and Breeding of Crop Plants). (pp. 123-167). New York, NY; and Abingdon, UK: CRC Press.

Ha, B. K., Monteros, M. J., & Boerma, H. R. (2010). Development of SNP assays associated with oleic acid QTLs in N00-3350 soybean. Euphytica, , DOI 10.1007/s10681-010-0225-9.

Han, Y. , Motes, C. M., & Monteros, M. J. (2010). Evaluation and utilization of morphological variation in a Medicago truncatula core collection. In C. Huyghe (Ed.), Sustainable Use of Genetic Diversity in Forage and Turf Breeding:part 2. (pp. 101-105). Dordrecht Heidelberg London New York: Springer Science+Business Media B.V..

Tashiro, R. M. , Han, Y. , Monteros, M. J., Bouton, J. H., & Parrott, W. (2010). Leaf trait coloration in white clover and molecular mapping of the red midrib and leaflet number traits. Crop Science, 50 (4), 1260-1268 DOI:10.2135/cropsci2009.08.0457.

Monteros, M. J., Ha, B. K., Boerma, H. R., & Phillips, D. V. (2010). SNP assay to detect the ‘Hyuuga’ red-brown lesion resistance gene for Asian soybean rust. Theoretical and Applied Genetics, , DOI 10.1007/s00122-010-1368-8.

Jiang, Q., Zhang, J., Guo, X., Monteros, M. J., & Wang, Z - Y. (2009). Physiological characterization of transgenic alfalfa (Medicago sativa) plants for improved drought tolerance. International Journal of Plant Sciences, 170 (8), 969-978 DOI:10.1086/600138.

Khu, D. M., Reyno, R., Brummer, E. C., Bouton, J. H., & Monteros, M. J. (2008). QTL mapping of aluminum tolerance in tetraploid alfalfa(abstract). In Proceedings North American Alfalfa Improvement Conference .Dallas, Texas: NAAIC.

Zhang, Y., Bouton, J. H., & Monteros, M. J. (2008). Identification of QTL associated with morphological and agronomic traits in white clover (Trifolium repens L.)(abstract). . In Proceedings of ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting (pp. 729-2). Houston, Tx.: ASA-CSSA-SSSA.

Monteros, M. J., & Boerma, H. R. (2008). Identification of SNP markers associated with oleic acid QTLs in soybean(abstract). In Proceedings of ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting .Madison,Wisconsin: American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society.

Han, Y. , Ray, I. M., Sledge, M. K., Bouton, J. H., & Monteros, M. J. (2008). Drought tolerance in tetraploid alfalfa(abstract). In International Grassland and Congress Proceedings ..

Monteros, M. J., Burton, J. W., & Boerma, H. R. (2008). Molecular mapping and confirmation of QTLs associated with oleic acid content in N00-3350 soybean. Crop Science, 48 (6), 2223-2234 DOI:10.2135/cropsci2008.05.0287.

Zhang, Y., He, J., Zhao, P. X., Bouton, J. H., & Monteros, M. J. (2008). Genome-wide identification of microsatellites in white clover (Trifolium repens L.) using FIASCO and phpSSRMiner. Plant Methods, 4 (19), DOI:10.1186/1746-4811-4-19.

Han, Y., Zhang, Y., Jiang, G., Sledge, M. K., Greene, S., Coyne, C. & Monteros, M. J. (2007). Evaluation of genetic diversity, population structure and identification of a Medicago truncatula core collection using SSR markers. In The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meeting .New Orleans, Louisana: The ASA-CSSA-SSSA.

Monteros, M. J., Missaoui, A. M., Phillips, D. V., Walker, D. R., & Boerma, H. R. (2007). Mapping and confirmation of the ‘Hyuuga’ red-brown lesion resistance gene for Asian soybean rust. Crop Science, 47, 829-834.