Recent Publications


Marand AP, Jansky SH, Zhao H, Leisner CP, Zhu X, Zeng Z, Crisovan E, Newton L, Hamernik AJ, Veilleux RE, Buell CR, Jiang J (2017) Meiotic crossovers are associated with open chromatin and enriched with Stowaway transposons in potato. Genome Biology 18: 203

Kumar A, Fogelman E, Weissberg M, Tanami Z, Veilleux RE, Ginzberg I (2017) Lanosterol synthase-like is involved with differential accumulation of steroidal glycoalkaloids in potato. Planta 246: 1189-1202

Hardigan MA, Laimbeer FPE, Newton L, Crisovan
E, Hamilton JP, Vaillancourt B, Wiegert-Rininger K, Wood JC, Douches DS, Farré EM, Veilleux RE, Buell CR (2017) Genome diversity of tuber-bearing Solanum uncovers complex evolutionary history and targets of domestication in the cultivated potato. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

Laimbeer FPE, Holt SH, Makris M, Hardigan MA, Robin Buell C, Veilleux RE (2017) Protoplast isolation prior to flow cytometry reveals clear patterns of endoreduplication in potato tubers, related species, and some starchy root crops. Plant Methods 13: 27

Manrique-Carpintero NC, Coombs JJ, Veilleux RE, Buell CR, Douches DS (2016) Comparative analysis of regions with distorted segregation in three diploid populations of potato. G3: Genes|Genomes|Genetics 6: 2617–2628

Peterson BA, Holt SH, Laimbeer FPE, Doulis AG, Coombs J, Douches DS, Hardigan MA, Buell CR, RE Veilleux (2016) Self–fertility in a cultivated diploid potato population examined with the Infinium 8303 Potato SNP Array. The Plant Genome vol. 9, issue 3

Hardigan MA, Crisovan E, Hamilton JP, Kim J, Laimbeer P, Leisner CP, Manrique-Carpintero NC, Newton L, Pham GM, Vaillancourt B, Yang X, Zeng Z, Douches DS, Jiang J, Veilleux RE, Buell CR (2016) Genome reduction uncovers a large dispensable genome and adaptive role for copy number variation in asexually propagated Solanum tuberosum. Plant Cell 28: 388–405

Bamberg JB, Martin MW, Abad J, Jenderek MM, Tanner J, Donnelly DJ, Nassar AMK, Veilleux RE, Novy RG (2016) In vitro technology at the US Potato Genebank. In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Plant: 1–13

Jansky SH, Charkowski AO, Douches DS, Gusmini G, Richael C, Bethke PC, Spooner DM, Novy RG, De Jong H, De Jong WS, Bamberg JB, Thompson AL, Bizimungu B, Holm DG, Brown CR, Haynes KG, Sathuvalli VR, Veilleux RE, Miller JC, Bradeen JM, Jiang JM (2016) Reinventing potato as a diploid inbred line–based crop. Crop Sci (in press)

Manrique–Carpintero NC, Coombs JJ, Cui Y, Veilleux RE, Buell CR, Douches D (2015) Genetic Map and QTL Analysis of Agronomic Traits in a Diploid Potato Population using Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Markers. Crop Sci 55: 2566–2579

Lu N, Zhao B, Pereira A, Shulaev V, Veilleux RE (2015) Anther culture induces transposable element movement in potato. Plant Cell Tissue and Organ Culture 120: 361–366

Veilleux RE, Boluarte-Medina T (2014) Molecular breeding of potato in the postgenomic era. In: Navarre R, Pavek MJ (eds) The Potato: Botany, Production and Uses. CABI, Wallingford, pp 290–309

Aulakh SS, Veilleux RE, Dickerman AW, Tang G, Flinn BS (2013) Characterization and RNA-seq analysis of underperformer, an activation-tagged potato mutant. Plant Mol Biol 84: 635–658

Manrique–Carpintero NC, Tokuhisa JG, Ginzberg I, Veilleux RE (2013) Allelic variation in genes contributing to glycoalkaloid biosynthesis in a diploid interspecific population of potato. Theor Appl Genet 127: 391–405

Sharma SJ et al. (2013) Construction of reference chromosome-scale pseudomolecules for potato: Integrating the potato genome with genetic and physical maps. G3: Genes|Genomes|Genetics 3: 2031–2047

Manrique-Carpintero NC, Tokuhisa JG, Ginzberg I, Holliday JA, Veilleux RE (2013) Sequence diversity in coding regions of candidate genes in the glycoalkaloid biosynthetic pathway of wild potato species. G3: Genes|Genomes|Genetics 3:1467–1479

Carter JD, Pereira A, Dickerman A, Veilleux RE (2013) An active Ac/Ds transposon system for activation tagging in tomato cultivar m82 using clonal propagation. Plant Physiol 162: 145–156

Levy D, Coleman WK, Veilleux RE (2013) Adaptation of potato to water shortage: Irrigation management and enhancement of tolerance to drought and salinity. Amer J Potato Res 90: 186–206

Hirsch CN, Hirsch CD, Felcher K, Coombs J, Zarka D, Van Deynze A, De Jong W, Veilleux RE, Jansky S, Bethke P, Douches DS, Buell CR (2013) Retrospective view of North American potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) breeding in the 20th and 21st centuries. G3: Genes|Genomes|Genetics 3:1003–1013

Pantazis, C.J., S. Fisk, K. Mills, B. Flinn, V. Shulaev, R.E. Veilleux, and Y. Dan. 2012. Development of an efficient transformation method by Agrobacterium tumefaciens and high throughput spray assay to identify transgenic plants for woodland strawberry (Fragaria vesca) using NPTII selection. Plant Cell Reports. Published online 16 November 1–8.

Veilleux RE, Mills KP, Baxter AJ, Upham KT, Ferguson TJ, Holt SH, Lu N, Ruiz-Rojas JJ, Pantazis CJ, Davis CM, Lindsay RC, Powell FL, Dan YH, Dickerman AW, Oosumi T, Shulaev V. 2012. Transposon tagging in diploid strawberry. Plant Biotechnol. J. 10: 985–994

Felcher KJ, Coombs JJ, Massa AN, Hansey CN, Hamilton JP, Veilleux RE, Buell CR, Douches DS. 2012. Integration of two diploid potato linkage maps with the potato genome sequence. Plos One 7

Ginzberg I, Thippeswamy M, Fogelman E, Demirel U,. Mweetwa AM, Tokuhisa J and Veilleux RE. 2012. Induction of potato steroidal glycoalkaloid biosynthetic pathway by overexpression of cDNA encoding primary metabolism HMG-CoA reductase and squalene synthase. Planta 235: 1341–1353

Mweetwa AM, Hunter DL, Poe R, Harich KC, Ginzberg I, Veilleux RE. 2012. A developmental survey of the steroidal glycoalkaloid profile of Solanum chacoense. Phytochemistry 75: 32–40

Shulaev V, et al. 2011. The genome of the woodland strawberry (Fragaria vesca). Nature Genetics 43: 109–116.

Xu X, et al. 2011. Genome sequence and analysis of the tuber crop potato. Nature 475: 189–194.

Chang YK, Blischak LA, Veilleux RE, Iqbal MJ.2010. Effect of temperature on gametophytic selection in a Phalaenopsis F1 population. Euphytica 171: 251–261.

Clough ME, et al. 2010. An interactive online database for potato varieties evaluated in the eastern United States. HortTechnology 20: 250–256.

Dan YH, Baxter A, Zhang S, Pantazis CJ, Veilleux RE. 2010. Development of efficient plant regeneration and transformation system for Impatiens using Agrobacterium tumefaciens and multiple bud cultures as explants. BMC Plant Biology 10.

Ruiz-Rojas JJ, Sargent DJ, Shulaev V, Dickerman AW, Pattison J, Holt SH, Ciordia A, Veilleux RE. 2010. SNP discovery and genetic mapping of T-DNA insertional mutants in Fragaria vesca L. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 121: 449–463.

Oosumi T, Ruiz-Rojas JJ, Veilleux RE, Dickerman A, Shulaev V. 2010. Implementing reverse genetics in Rosaceae: analysis of T-DNA flanking sequences of insertional mutant lines in the diploid strawberry, Fragaria vesca. Physiologia Plantarum 140: 1–9.

Chang YK, Veilleux RE, Iqbal MJ. 2009. Analysis of Genetic Variability among Phalaenopsis Species and Hybrids Using Amplified Fragment Length Polymorphism. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science 134: 58–66.

Gao YX, Zitter TA, Veilleux RE. 2009. Verticillium wilt in solanaceous crops. Plant Breeding Reviews 33: 115–144.

Ginzberg I, Tokuhisa JG, Veilleux RE. 2009. Potato steroidal glycoalkaloids: biosynthesis and genetic manipulation. Potato Research 52: 1–15.

Veilleux RE, Flickinger MC. 2009. Haploid Plant Production, Pollen, Anther, and Ovule Culture: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Shulaev V, et al. 2008. Multiple models for Rosaceae genomics. Plant Physiology 147: 985–1003.

Levy D, Veilleux RE. 2007. Adaptation of potato to high temperatures and salinity — a review. American Journal of Potato Research 84: 437–456.

Lightbourn GJ, Veilleux RE. 2007. Production and evaluation of somatic hybrids derived from monoploid potato. American Journal of Potato Research 84: 425–435.

Veilleux RE, De Jong H. 2007. Potato. Pages 17–58 in Singh RJ, ed. Genetic Resources, Chromosome Engineering, and Crop Imprevement, vol. 3. Boca Raton: CRC Press.

Lightbourn GJ, Jelesko JG, Veilleux RE. 2007. Retrotransposon-based markers from potato monoploids used in somatic hybridization. Genome 50: 492–501.