KENT HOLSINGER

Summary

Affiliation: University of Connecticut
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Hierarchical analysis of nucleotide diversity in geographically structured populations
    K E Holsinger
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut, Storrs 06269 3043, USA
    Genetics 142:629-39. 1996
  2. ncbi request reprint A Bayesian approach to inferring population structure from dominant markers
    Kent E Holsinger
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, U 3043, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 3043, USA
    Mol Ecol 11:1157-64. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Genetics in geographically structured populations: defining, estimating and interpreting F(ST)
    Kent E Holsinger
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, U 3043, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269 3043, USA
    Nat Rev Genet 10:639-50. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Bayesian approaches for the analysis of population genetic structure: an example from Platanthera leucophaea (Orchidaceae)
    Kent E Holsinger
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, U 3043, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 3043, USA
    Mol Ecol 13:887-94. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Quantitative genetics: similar strokes for different folks
    K E Holsinger
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, U 3043, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 3043, USA
    Heredity (Edinb) 96:203. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint From genes to genomes: the next century of heredity in America
    K E Holsinger
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, U 3043, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 3043, USA
    J Hered 95:363-4. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Multigenerational genetic analysis of tropical secondary regeneration in a canopy palm
    Uzay U Sezen
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
    Ecology 88:3065-75. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Polytomies and Bayesian phylogenetic inference
    Paul O Lewis
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut, 75 N Eagleville Road, Unit 3043 P O L, Storrs, CN 06269 3043, USA
    Syst Biol 54:241-53. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Genetic consequences of tropical second-growth forest regeneration
    Uzay U Sezen
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 3043, USA
    Science 307:891. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Bayesian models for the analysis of genetic structure when populations are correlated
    Rongwei Fu
    Department of Statistics, U 4120, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 4120, USA
    Bioinformatics 21:1516-29. 2005

Research Grants

  1. Bayesian methods for analyzing genetic diversity
    KENT HOLSINGER; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Hierarchical analysis of nucleotide diversity in geographically structured populations
    K E Holsinger
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut, Storrs 06269 3043, USA
    Genetics 142:629-39. 1996
    ..We illustrate the method by applying it to data from a recent survey of restriction site variation in the chloroplast genome of Coreopsis grandiflora...
  2. ncbi request reprint A Bayesian approach to inferring population structure from dominant markers
    Kent E Holsinger
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, U 3043, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 3043, USA
    Mol Ecol 11:1157-64. 2002
    ..We illustrate the method with a reanalysis of RAPD data from 14 populations of a North American orchid, Platanthera leucophaea...
  3. doi request reprint Genetics in geographically structured populations: defining, estimating and interpreting F(ST)
    Kent E Holsinger
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, U 3043, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut 06269 3043, USA
    Nat Rev Genet 10:639-50. 2009
    ..This Review clarifies how F(ST) is defined, how it should be estimated, how it is related to similar statistics and how estimates of F(ST) should be interpreted...
  4. ncbi request reprint Bayesian approaches for the analysis of population genetic structure: an example from Platanthera leucophaea (Orchidaceae)
    Kent E Holsinger
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, U 3043, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 3043, USA
    Mol Ecol 13:887-94. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Quantitative genetics: similar strokes for different folks
    K E Holsinger
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, U 3043, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 3043, USA
    Heredity (Edinb) 96:203. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint From genes to genomes: the next century of heredity in America
    K E Holsinger
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, U 3043, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 3043, USA
    J Hered 95:363-4. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Multigenerational genetic analysis of tropical secondary regeneration in a canopy palm
    Uzay U Sezen
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
    Ecology 88:3065-75. 2007
    ..Our findings highlight the importance of gene flow from diverse seed and pollen sources for sustaining levels of genetic diversity of tree populations in second-growth forests...
  8. ncbi request reprint Polytomies and Bayesian phylogenetic inference
    Paul O Lewis
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut, 75 N Eagleville Road, Unit 3043 P O L, Storrs, CN 06269 3043, USA
    Syst Biol 54:241-53. 2005
    ..Methods are discussed for applying arbitrary prior distributions to tree topologies of varying resolution, and an empirical example showing evidence of polytomies is analyzed and discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Genetic consequences of tropical second-growth forest regeneration
    Uzay U Sezen
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 3043, USA
    Science 307:891. 2005
    ..Recovery of genetic diversity of populations in tropical second-growth forests may take many generations and will require continued dispersal from genetically diverse source populations...
  10. ncbi request reprint Bayesian models for the analysis of genetic structure when populations are correlated
    Rongwei Fu
    Department of Statistics, U 4120, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 4120, USA
    Bioinformatics 21:1516-29. 2005
    ..This formulation incorporates the correlation among populations as well as extending the model to data with different clusters of populations...
  11. ncbi request reprint The inheritance of mating songs in two cryptic, sibling lacewing species (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae: Chrysoperla)
    Charles S Henry
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut, U 3043, 75 North Eagleville Road, Storrs, CT 06269 3043, USA
    Genetica 116:269-89. 2002
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Plant responses to climate in the Cape Floristic Region of South Africa: evidence for adaptive differentiation in the Proteaceae
    Jane E Carlson
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut, U 3043, Storrs, Connecticut 06268, USA
    Evolution 65:108-24. 2011
    ..By focusing on the traits, life stages, and environmental clines that drive divergent selection, our study uniquely demonstrates adaptive differentiation among plant populations in the CFR...
  13. ncbi request reprint Exact moment calculations for genetic models with migration, mutation, and drift
    Rongwei Fu
    Department of Statistics, University of Connecticut, Unit 4120, Storrs, CT 06296 4120, USA
    Theor Popul Biol 63:231-43. 2003
    ..Finally, we discuss some implications of our results for measures of population structure based on Wright's F-statistics...
  14. doi request reprint Was it an explosion? Using population genetics to explore the dynamics of a recent radiation within Protea (Proteaceae L.)
    Rachel Prunier
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Mol Ecol 19:3968-80. 2010
    ..Our study implicates both adaptive and non-adaptive processes in the evolution of botanical diversity of the CFR...
  15. ncbi request reprint Natural selection on light response curve parameters in the herbaceous annual, Impatiens capensis
    M Shane Heschel
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut, 75 N Eagleville Rd, U 43, Storrs, CT 06269 3043, USA
    Oecologia 139:487-94. 2004
    ..Thus, it appears that the pattern of selection on photosynthetic parameters may not depend on light environment in this species...
  16. pmc Differentiation among populations with migration, mutation, and drift: implications for genetic inference
    Seongho Song
    Department of Mathematical Sciences, ML 0025, University of Cincinnati, Ohio 45221 0025, USA
    Evolution 60:1-12. 2006
    ..Finally, we discuss the implications of these results for the use and interpretation of F-statistics in evolutionary studies...

Research Grants3

  1. Bayesian methods for analyzing genetic diversity
    KENT HOLSINGER; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Moreover, we develop refinements to existing user-friendly software implementing the methods we develop and make the software and the associated source code freely available under the GNU General Public license. ..