J R Ellis

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint High genetic diversity in a rare and endangered sunflower as compared to a common congener
    J R Ellis
    Vanderbilt University, Department of Biological Sciences, VU Station B 35 1634, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Mol Ecol 15:2345-55. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint EST-SSRs as a resource for population genetic analyses
    J R Ellis
    Department of Biological Sciences, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Heredity (Edinb) 99:125-32. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Detection of rare paternal chloroplast inheritance in controlled crosses of the endangered sunflower Helianthus verticillatus
    J R Ellis
    Department of Biological Sciences, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Heredity (Edinb) 100:574-80. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Temporal changes in allele frequencies but stable genetic diversity over the past 40 years in the Irish Sea population of thornback ray, Raja clavata
    M Chevolot
    Department of Marine Benthic Ecology and Evolution, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, Biological Centre, University of Groningen, Haren, The Netherlands
    Heredity (Edinb) 101:120-6. 2008

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint High genetic diversity in a rare and endangered sunflower as compared to a common congener
    J R Ellis
    Vanderbilt University, Department of Biological Sciences, VU Station B 35 1634, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Mol Ecol 15:2345-55. 2006
    ..Finally, we conclude that H. verticillatus is not of hybrid origin as it does not exhibit a mixture of parental alleles at nuclear loci, and it does not share a chloroplast DNA haplotype with either of its putative parents...
  2. ncbi request reprint EST-SSRs as a resource for population genetic analyses
    J R Ellis
    Department of Biological Sciences, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Heredity (Edinb) 99:125-32. 2007
    ..We then discuss the advantages and disadvantages of EST-SSRs in the context of population genetic applications...
  3. doi request reprint Detection of rare paternal chloroplast inheritance in controlled crosses of the endangered sunflower Helianthus verticillatus
    J R Ellis
    Department of Biological Sciences, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Heredity (Edinb) 100:574-80. 2008
    ..The findings of occasional paternal transmission of the chloroplast genome are discussed in the framework of using these markers in studies of population and evolutionary biology both in Helianthus and other angiosperms...
  4. doi request reprint Temporal changes in allele frequencies but stable genetic diversity over the past 40 years in the Irish Sea population of thornback ray, Raja clavata
    M Chevolot
    Department of Marine Benthic Ecology and Evolution, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies, Biological Centre, University of Groningen, Haren, The Netherlands
    Heredity (Edinb) 101:120-6. 2008
    ..No significant loss of genetic diversity was found over the 40-year timeframe and long-term maintenance of the genetic diversity could be due to gene flow...