SPP 1530: Flowering Time Control - from Natural Variation to Crop Improvement

PP-17: von Korff, Kilian

Analysis of genetic variation for flowering time in wild barley grown under different environmental conditions

For detailed information on the project, please directly contact the Principal Investigators.


Project-related publications:

Mueller LM, von Korff M, Davis SJ (2014). Connections between circadian clocks and carbon metabolism reveal species-specific effects on growth control. J Exp Bot, doi: 10.1093/jxb/eru117

Rollins JA, Drosse B, Mulki MA, Grando S, Baum M, Singh M, Ceccarelli S, von Korff M (2013). Variation at the vernalisation genes Vrn‑H1 and Vrn‑H2 determines growth and yield stability in barley (Hordeum vulgare) grown under dryland conditions in Syria. Theor. Appl. Genet., doi: 10.1007/s00122-013-2173-y

Campoli C, Pankin A, Drosse B, Casao CM, Davis SJ, and von Korff M (2013): HvLUX1 is a candidate gene underlying the early maturity 10 locus in barley: phylogeny, diversity, and interactions with the circadian clock and photoperiodic pathways. New Phytol., n/a-n/a, doi: 10.1111/nph.12346.

Faure S, Turner AS, Gruszka D, Christodoulou V, Davis SJ, von Korff M, Laurie DA (2012). Mutation at the circadian clock gene EARLY MATURITY 8 adapts domesticated barley (Hordeum vulgare) to short growing seasons. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 109(21): 8328-33

Campoli C, Drosse B, Searle I, Coupland G, von Korff M (2012). Functional characterisation of HvCO1, the barley (Hordeum vulgare) flowering time ortholog of CONSTANS. Plant J. 69 (5): 868-880

Campoli C, Shtaya M, Davis SJ, von Korff M (2012). Expression conservation within the circadian clock of a monocot: natural variation at barley Ppd-H1 affects circadian expression of flowering time genes, but not clock orthologs. BMC Plant Biology 12:97, doi: 10.1186/1471-2229-12-97

Jakob SS, Rodder D, Engler JO, Shaaf S, Ozkan H, Blattner FR, Kilian B (2014). Evolutionary history of wild barley (Hordeum vulgare subsp. spontaneum) analyzed using multilocus sequence data and paleodistribution modeling. Genome Biol Evol 6(3): 685-702, doi: 10.1093/gbe/evu047

Gawrolski P, Ariyadasa R, Himmelbach A, Poursarebani N, Kilian B, Stein N, Steuernagel B, Hensel G, Kumlehn, J, Sehgal SK, Gill BS, Gould P, Hall A, Schnurbusch T (2014). A Distorted Circadian Clock Causes Early Flowering and Temperature-Dependent Variation in Spike Development in the Eps-3Am Mutant of Einkorn Wheat. Genetics 196 (4): 1253-61

Mascher M, Richmond TA, Gerhardt DJ, Himmelbach A, Clissold L, Sampath D, Ayling S, Steuernagel B, Pfeifer M, D'Ascenzo M, Akhunov ED, Hedley PE, Gonzales AM, Morrell PL, Kilian B, Blattner FR, Scholz U, Mayer KF, Flavell AJ, Muehlbauer GJ, Waugh R, Jeddeloh JA, Stein N (2013). Barley whole exome capture: a tool for genomic research in the genus Hordeum and beyond. Plant J 76(3): 494-505

Comadran J*, Kilian B*, Russell J, Ramsay L, Stein N, Ganal M, Shaw P, Bayer M, Thomas W, Marshall D, Hedley P, Tondelli A, Pecchioni N, Francia E, Korzun V, Walther A, Waugh R (2012). Natural variation in a homolog of Antirrhinum CENTRORADIALIS contributed to spring growth habit and environmental adaptation in cultivated barley. Nature Genet. 44:1388–1392. *These authors contributed equally to this manuscript


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