V Vaughan Symonds

Summary

Affiliation: Massey University
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. pmc The genetic architecture of constitutive and induced trichome density in two new recombinant inbred line populations of Arabidopsis thaliana: phenotypic plasticity, epistasis, and bidirectional leaf damage response
    Rebecca H Bloomer
    Institute of Fundamental Sciences, Massey University, Private Bag 11222, Palmerston North 4442, New Zealand
    BMC Plant Biol 14:119. 2014
  2. pmc Natural allelic variation defines a role for ATMYC1: trichome cell fate determination
    V Vaughan Symonds
    Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 7:e1002069. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of polyploid formation in Tragopogon (Asteraceae): recurrent formation, gene flow, and population structure
    V Vaughan Symonds
    Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA
    Evolution 64:1984-2003. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Natural genetic variation in whole-genome expression in Arabidopsis thaliana: the impact of physiological QTL introgression
    Thomas E Juenger
    The University of Texas at Austin, Section of Integrative Biology and Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology, 1 University Station C0930, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Mol Ecol 15:1351-65. 2006
  5. pmc Extensive chromosomal variation in a recently formed natural allopolyploid species, Tragopogon miscellus (Asteraceae)
    Michael Chester
    Department of Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:1176-81. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Microsatellite markers for the endangered root holoparasite Dactylanthus taylorii (Balanophoraceae) from 454 pyrosequencing
    Todd G B McLay
    Institute of Molecular Biosciences, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    Am J Bot 99:e323-5. 2012
  7. pmc Mapping quantitative trait loci in multiple populations of Arabidopsis thaliana identifies natural allelic variation for trichome density
    V Vaughan Symonds
    Section of Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology, Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Texas, 78712, USA
    Genetics 169:1649-58. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Gene silencing via DNA methylation in naturally occurring Tragopogon miscellus (Asteraceae) allopolyploids
    Tina Sehrish
    Institute of Fundamental Sciences, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    BMC Genomics 15:701. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Synthetic polyploids of Tragopogon miscellus and T. mirus (Asteraceae): 60 Years after Ownbey's discovery
    Jennifer A Tate
    Massey University, Institute of Molecular Biosciences, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    Am J Bot 96:979-88. 2009
  10. pmc An analysis of microsatellite loci in Arabidopsis thaliana: mutational dynamics and application
    V Vaughan Symonds
    Section of Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology and Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Texas, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
    Genetics 165:1475-88. 2003

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc The genetic architecture of constitutive and induced trichome density in two new recombinant inbred line populations of Arabidopsis thaliana: phenotypic plasticity, epistasis, and bidirectional leaf damage response
    Rebecca H Bloomer
    Institute of Fundamental Sciences, Massey University, Private Bag 11222, Palmerston North 4442, New Zealand
    BMC Plant Biol 14:119. 2014
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  2. pmc Natural allelic variation defines a role for ATMYC1: trichome cell fate determination
    V Vaughan Symonds
    Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 7:e1002069. 2011
    ..thaliana and indicate that the transcription factors that make up the TTG1 genetic pathway generally may be important sources of epidermal variation in plants...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of polyploid formation in Tragopogon (Asteraceae): recurrent formation, gene flow, and population structure
    V Vaughan Symonds
    Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA
    Evolution 64:1984-2003. 2010
    ..Our data also indicate a lack of gene flow among polyploid plants of independent origin, even when they co-occur, suggesting potential reproductive barriers among separate lineages in both polyploid species...
  4. ncbi request reprint Natural genetic variation in whole-genome expression in Arabidopsis thaliana: the impact of physiological QTL introgression
    Thomas E Juenger
    The University of Texas at Austin, Section of Integrative Biology and Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology, 1 University Station C0930, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Mol Ecol 15:1351-65. 2006
    ..We discuss these results in the context of candidate genes, cloning QTL, and phenotypic evolution...
  5. pmc Extensive chromosomal variation in a recently formed natural allopolyploid species, Tragopogon miscellus (Asteraceae)
    Michael Chester
    Department of Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:1176-81. 2012
    ..A protracted period of genome instability in neoallopolyploids may increase opportunities for alterations to genome structure, losses of coding and noncoding DNA, and changes in gene expression...
  6. ncbi request reprint Microsatellite markers for the endangered root holoparasite Dactylanthus taylorii (Balanophoraceae) from 454 pyrosequencing
    Todd G B McLay
    Institute of Molecular Biosciences, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    Am J Bot 99:e323-5. 2012
    ..Microsatellite loci were isolated and developed as polymorphic markers for the New Zealand endemic root holoparasite Dactylanthus taylorii for use in population and conservation genetics studies...
  7. pmc Mapping quantitative trait loci in multiple populations of Arabidopsis thaliana identifies natural allelic variation for trichome density
    V Vaughan Symonds
    Section of Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology, Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Texas, 78712, USA
    Genetics 169:1649-58. 2005
    ..More generally, these findings suggest that the use of multiple populations holds great promise for better understanding the genetic architecture of natural variation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Gene silencing via DNA methylation in naturally occurring Tragopogon miscellus (Asteraceae) allopolyploids
    Tina Sehrish
    Institute of Fundamental Sciences, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    BMC Genomics 15:701. 2014
    ..This species, which also exhibits extensive gene loss, was formed from the diploids T. dubius and T. pratensis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Synthetic polyploids of Tragopogon miscellus and T. mirus (Asteraceae): 60 Years after Ownbey's discovery
    Jennifer A Tate
    Massey University, Institute of Molecular Biosciences, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    Am J Bot 96:979-88. 2009
    ..The successful generation of these synthetic polyploids offers the opportunity for detailed comparative studies of natural and synthetic polyploids within a nonmodel system...
  10. pmc An analysis of microsatellite loci in Arabidopsis thaliana: mutational dynamics and application
    V Vaughan Symonds
    Section of Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology and Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Texas, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
    Genetics 165:1475-88. 2003
    ..Results of cluster analyses are also presented, demonstrating the potential of microsatellite loci for resolving relationships among accessions of A. thaliana...