Tripsacum

Summary

Alias: Tripsacum L.

Top Publications

  1. doi Evolution of DUF1313 family members across plant species and their association with maize photoperiod sensitivity
    Jia Li
    Maize Research Institute, Sichuan Agricultural University, Chengdu 611130, Sichuan, China Key Laboratory of Biology and Genetic Improvement of Maize in Southwest Region, Ministry of Agriculture, China
    Genomics 107:199-207. 2016
  2. ncbi Fermentation of eastern gamagrass (Tripsacum dactyloides [L.] L.) by mixed cultures of ruminal microorganisms with or without supplemental corn
    J S Eun
    Department of Animal Science, USDA ARS, North Carolina State University, Raleigh 27695 7621, USA
    J Anim Sci 82:170-8. 2004
  3. pmc Retroelement genome painting: cytological visualization of retroelement expansions in the genera Zea and Tripsacum
    Jonathan C Lamb
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211 7400, USA
    Genetics 173:1007-21. 2006
  4. ncbi A new MITE family, Pangrangja, in Gramineae species
    Kyong Cheul Park
    Division of Biotechnology, Kangwon National University, Chunchon 200 701, Korea
    Mol Cells 15:373-80. 2003
  5. doi Technical note: whole-pen assessments of nutrient excretion and digestibility from dairy replacement heifers housed in sand-bedded freestalls
    W K Coblentz
    US Dairy Forage Research Center, USDA ARS, Marshfield, WI 54449
    J Anim Sci 91:4841-8. 2013
  6. pmc Genomic resources for gene discovery, functional genome annotation, and evolutionary studies of maize and its close relatives
    Chao Wang
    National Key Laboratory of Crop Genetic Improvement, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan 430070, China
    Genetics 195:723-37. 2013
  7. doi Identification of an atrazine-degrading benzoxazinoid in Eastern gamagrass (Tripsacum dactyloides)
    Cammy D Willett
    Department of Soil, Environmental and Atmospheric Sciences, 302 ABNR Building, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 61:8026-33. 2013
  8. doi Leucaena and dried poultry waste improve the performance of West African Dwarf sheep on a grass diet
    Euphresia Besongtakor Agbor
    Department of Zoology and Animal Physiology, University of Buea, Buea, Cameroon
    Trop Anim Health Prod 45:1025-9. 2013
  9. doi Using eastern gamagrass to construct diets that limit intake and caloric density for dairy replacement heifers
    W K Coblentz
    US Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service USDA ARS, US Dairy Forage Research Center, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    J Dairy Sci 95:6057-71. 2012
  10. pmc Reproduction of Meloidogyne marylandi and M. incognita on several Poaceae
    T R Faske
    Department of Agribusiness, Agronomy, Horticulture, and Range Management, Tarleton State University, TSU Box T 0050, Stephenville, TX 76402 Department of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 2132
    J Nematol 41:2-4. 2009

Research Grants

  1. GENETICS OF SEX DETERMINATION AND CELL DEATH IN PLANTS
    Stephen Dellaporta; Fiscal Year: 2004

Scientific Experts

  • G Huntington
  • E S Buckler
  • Cammy D Willett
  • W K Coblentz
  • Jill C Preston
  • Daniel Grimanelli
  • Olivier Leblanc
  • Chaowen She
  • Gustavo Moya-Raygoza
  • T C Kaspar
  • D Manicacci
  • P Tiffin
  • D Hoisington
  • André Nivyobizi
  • P J Weimer
  • Kirsten Bomblies
  • Jonathan C Lamb
  • Stephen Dellaporta
  • Yanli Lu
  • Jia Li
  • James A Birchler
  • Chao Wang
  • Euphresia Besongtakor Agbor
  • Jinsheng Lai
  • John Doebley
  • Zhou Fang
  • Tanja Pyhäjärvi
  • Qinghua Wang
  • Jer Ming Chia
  • Jeffrey C Glaubitz
  • Jeffrey Ross-Ibarra
  • Tingzhao Rong
  • Pei Wang
  • E C Oliveira
  • Marcelina Garcia-Aguilar
  • Brandi Sigmon
  • Andreas Lausser
  • Zhiyuan Fu
  • T R Faske
  • Katy Euliss
  • Katy E Smith
  • Dal Hoe Koo
  • Julie M Meyer
  • Irene Holst
  • Eva Gomez
  • L Poggio
  • J S Eun
  • Erliang Hu
  • Yaodong Hu
  • Chuan Li
  • Jie Xu
  • Xueying Chen
  • Kyong Cheul Park
  • Hai Lan
  • Xue Shi
  • Hao Wang
  • Jetty S S Ammiraju
  • Haiyan Li
  • Wentao Xiong
  • Joachim Messing
  • Rod A Wing
  • David A Kudrna
  • Weiwei Jin
  • Zhaozhao Dai
  • Meizhong Luo
  • Jeffrey L Bennetzen
  • Kenneth Jacob Ngoh Ndamukong
  • Yonglian Zheng
  • Lin Liu
  • Etienne Tendonkeng Pamo
  • Xin Liu
  • Gengyun Zhang
  • Allison L Weber
  • Robert J Elshire
  • Feng Tian
  • Natalia de Leon
  • Maud I Tenaillon
  • Jun Wang
  • Meng Li
  • Laura Geller
  • Rajandeep S Sekhon
  • Xun Xu
  • Zhiwu Zhang
  • Richard McCombie
  • Denise Costich
  • Peter L Morrell
  • Peter J Bradbury
  • Rebecca Nelson
  • Claudia Ross-Ibarra
  • Yunbi Xu

Detail Information

Publications48

  1. doi Evolution of DUF1313 family members across plant species and their association with maize photoperiod sensitivity
    Jia Li
    Maize Research Institute, Sichuan Agricultural University, Chengdu 611130, Sichuan, China Key Laboratory of Biology and Genetic Improvement of Maize in Southwest Region, Ministry of Agriculture, China
    Genomics 107:199-207. 2016
    ..The nucleotide diversity of the most primitive and highly conserved DUF1313 gene, ELF4-like4, was the highest in Tripsacum and the lowest in maize...
  2. ncbi Fermentation of eastern gamagrass (Tripsacum dactyloides [L.] L.) by mixed cultures of ruminal microorganisms with or without supplemental corn
    J S Eun
    Department of Animal Science, USDA ARS, North Carolina State University, Raleigh 27695 7621, USA
    J Anim Sci 82:170-8. 2004
    Five dual-flow fermentors (700 mL) were used to determine the effects of eastern gamagrass (Tripsacum dactyloides [L.] L.) diets on microbial metabolism by mixed rumen cultures...
  3. pmc Retroelement genome painting: cytological visualization of retroelement expansions in the genera Zea and Tripsacum
    Jonathan C Lamb
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211 7400, USA
    Genetics 173:1007-21. 2006
    Divergence of abundant genomic elements among the Zea and Tripsacum genera was examined cytologically and a tool kit established for subsequent studies...
  4. ncbi A new MITE family, Pangrangja, in Gramineae species
    Kyong Cheul Park
    Division of Biotechnology, Kangwon National University, Chunchon 200 701, Korea
    Mol Cells 15:373-80. 2003
    ..number of Gramineae species, they are more prevalent in A genome Oryza species, Triticum, Aegilops, Hordeum, and Tripsacum. The Pangrangja has a 16 bp terminal inverted repeat (TIR) and conserved trinucleotides 5'-TTG-3' and 5'-AAA-3' ..
  5. doi Technical note: whole-pen assessments of nutrient excretion and digestibility from dairy replacement heifers housed in sand-bedded freestalls
    W K Coblentz
    US Dairy Forage Research Center, USDA ARS, Marshfield, WI 54449
    J Anim Sci 91:4841-8. 2013
    ..on a subset of heifers from a larger production-scale feeding trial evaluating ensiled eastern gamagrass [Tripsacum dactyloides (L.) L...
  6. pmc Genomic resources for gene discovery, functional genome annotation, and evolutionary studies of maize and its close relatives
    Chao Wang
    National Key Laboratory of Crop Genetic Improvement, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan 430070, China
    Genetics 195:723-37. 2013
    ..parviglumis and Tripsacum dactyloides...
  7. doi Identification of an atrazine-degrading benzoxazinoid in Eastern gamagrass (Tripsacum dactyloides)
    Cammy D Willett
    Department of Soil, Environmental and Atmospheric Sciences, 302 ABNR Building, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 61:8026-33. 2013
    ..a broader effort to identify and characterize promising atrazine-degrading phytochemicals in Eastern gamagrass (Tripsacum dactyloides ; EG) roots for the purpose of mitigating atrazine transport from agroecosystems...
  8. doi Leucaena and dried poultry waste improve the performance of West African Dwarf sheep on a grass diet
    Euphresia Besongtakor Agbor
    Department of Zoology and Animal Physiology, University of Buea, Buea, Cameroon
    Trop Anim Health Prod 45:1025-9. 2013
    ..the effects on digestibility and growth when West African Dwarf (WAD) sheep were fed a basal diet of Tripsacum laxum with Leucaena leucocephala or dried poultry waste as supplement...
  9. doi Using eastern gamagrass to construct diets that limit intake and caloric density for dairy replacement heifers
    W K Coblentz
    US Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service USDA ARS, US Dairy Forage Research Center, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    J Dairy Sci 95:6057-71. 2012
    Previous research has shown that eastern gamagrass (EGG; Tripsacum dactyloides L...
  10. pmc Reproduction of Meloidogyne marylandi and M. incognita on several Poaceae
    T R Faske
    Department of Agribusiness, Agronomy, Horticulture, and Range Management, Tarleton State University, TSU Box T 0050, Stephenville, TX 76402 Department of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 2132
    J Nematol 41:2-4. 2009
    ..notatum (bahiagrass), Sorghastrum, nutans (indiangrass), Tripsacum dactyloides (eastern gamagrass), and Zoysia matrella (zoysiagrass). No reproduction of M...
  11. doi Maize HapMap2 identifies extant variation from a genome in flux
    Jer Ming Chia
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, New York, USA
    Nat Genet 44:803-7. 2012
    ..across pre-domestication and domesticated Zea mays varieties, including a representative from the sister genus Tripsacum. We find that structural variations are pervasive in the Z...
  12. doi Dynamic evolution of bz orthologous regions in the Andropogoneae and other grasses
    Qinghua Wang
    Waksman Institute, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Plant J 72:212-21. 2012
    ..mexicana, luxurians and diploperennis, Tripsacum dactyloides, Coix lacryma-jobi and Sorghum propinquum...
  13. pmc Megabase-scale inversion polymorphism in the wild ancestor of maize
    Zhou Fang
    Department of Agronomy and Plant Genetics, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Genetics 191:883-94. 2012
    ..Comparison to other taxa in Zea and Tripsacum suggests that the derived, inverted state is present only in the wild Z...
  14. ncbi Integrase diversity and transcription of the maize retrotransposon Grande
    Eva Gomez
    Department of Molecular Genetics, Consorci Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas Institut de Recerca i Tecnologia Agroalimentàries, Jordi Girona, Barcelona, Spain
    Genome 49:558-62. 2006
    Grande is an abundant gypsy-like retrotransposon present in the genera Zea and Tripsacum. Related retro transposon families can be found in sorghum, rice, and barley, but not in wheat or rye...
  15. ncbi Positive effects of shade and shelter construction by ants on leafhopper-ant mutualism
    Gustavo Moya-Raygoza
    Departamento de Botanica y Zoologia, CUCBA, Universidad de Guadalajara, km 15 5 carretera Guadalajara Nogales, Las Agujas, Zapopan, C P 45110, Apdo Postal 139, Jalisco, Mexico
    Environ Entomol 37:1471-6. 2008
    ..five-spotted gamagrass leafhopper, Dalbulus quinquenotatus DeLong and Nault, and its tending ants on gamagrass Tripsacum dactyloides L...
  16. pmc Identification of teosinte, maize, and Tripsacum in Mesoamerica by using pollen, starch grains, and phytoliths
    Irene Holst
    Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Apartado Postal 0843 03092, Balboa, Republic of Panama
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:17608-13. 2007
    ..maize (Zea mays L.), and closely related grasses in the genus Tripsacum to assess their strengths and weaknesses in studying the origins and early dispersals of maize in its ..
  17. doi Seed development and inheritance studies in apomictic maize-Tripsacum hybrids reveal barriers for the transfer of apomixis into sexual crops
    Olivier Leblanc
    Laboratoire Génome et Développement des Plantes, UMR 5096 IRD CNRS Université de Perpignan, Montpellier, France
    Int J Dev Biol 53:585-96. 2009
    ..With regard to apomixis, maize possesses an apomictic wild relative, Tripsacum, which we used to produce advanced maize-Tripsacum hybrid generations...
  18. doi Nutritive value of some tropical grasses used by traditional small farms in the highlands of Burundi
    André Nivyobizi
    Unite de Biochimie de la Nutrition, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Croix du Sud 2, Bte 8, 1348, Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    Trop Anim Health Prod 42:561-7. 2010
    ..feeding system--the nutritive value of three tropical grasses (Eragrostis olivacea, Setaria sphacelata and Tripsacum laxum) used in traditional small farms of Burundi...
  19. doi Nucleotide diversity and molecular evolution of the PSY1 gene in Zea mays compared to some other grass species
    Zhiyuan Fu
    National Maize Improvement Center of China, Key Laboratory of Crop Genomics and Genetic Improvement, China Agricultural University, Yuanmingyuan West Road, Haidian, Beijing, China
    Theor Appl Genet 120:709-20. 2010
    ..evolution pattern of PSY1 within the Andropogoneae, sequences of 76 accessions from 5 species (maize, teosinte, tripsacum, coix, and sorghum) of the Andropogoneae were tested, along with 4 accessions of rice (Oryza sativa L...
  20. pmc Sporophytic control of pollen tube growth and guidance in maize
    Andreas Lausser
    Cell Biology and Plant Biochemistry, University of Regensburg, Universitatsstrasse 31, D 93053 Regensburg, Germany
    J Exp Bot 61:673-82. 2010
    ..Inter- and intra-specific crossing barriers in maize and Tripsacum have been studied and a precise description of progamic pollen tube development in maize is reported here...
  21. doi Evidence of selection at the ramosa1 locus during maize domestication
    Brandi Sigmon
    Department of Genetics, Development, and Cell Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Mol Ecol 19:1296-311. 2010
    ..selection occurred at some point in time since maize diverged from its common ancestor with the sister species Tripsacum dactyloides and prompting the hypothesis that ra1 may be a domestication gene...
  22. ncbi [Detection of maize centromeric repeats in the relatives of maize using fluorescence in situ hybridization]
    Chao Wen She
    Department of Life Sciences, Huaihua University, Huaihua 418008, China
    Yi Chuan 32:264-70. 2010
    ..mexicana, Z. diploperennis, Z. perennis, Tripsacum dactyloides, Coix lacryma-jobi, and Sorghum bicolor. In Z. mays ssp. mexicana, Z. diploperennis, and Z...
  23. doi Optimizing the efficiency of the touchdown technique for detecting inter-simple sequence repeat markers in corn (Zea mays)
    E C Oliveira
    Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense Darcy Ribeiro, Campos dos Goytacazes, RJ, Brazil
    Genet Mol Res 9:835-42. 2010
    ..distinct inter-simple sequence repeat primers for processing DNA from common corn, popcorn, sweet corn, and a Tripsacum-maize hybrid...
  24. pmc Inactivation of a DNA methylation pathway in maize reproductive organs results in apomixis-like phenotypes
    Marcelina Garcia-Aguilar
    Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, Plant Genome and Development Laboratory, UMR 5096, Montpellier, France
    Plant Cell 22:3249-67. 2010
    ..Using profiling experiments comparing sexual development in maize (Zea mays) to apomixis in maize-Tripsacum hybrids, we identified six loci that are specifically downregulated in ovules of apomictic plants...
  25. pmc RAPD and internal transcribed spacer sequence analyses reveal Zea nicaraguensis as a section Luxuriantes species close to Zea luxurians
    Pei Wang
    Maize Research Institute, Sichuan Agricultural University, Ya an, Sichuan, China
    PLoS ONE 6:e16728. 2011
    ..with neighbor-joining (NJ) and maximum parsimony (MP) methods to construct the phylogenetic trees, selecting Tripsacum dactyloides L. as the outgroup...
  26. doi The role of teosinte glume architecture (tga1) in coordinated regulation and evolution of grass glumes and inflorescence axes
    Jill C Preston
    Department of Biology, University of Missouri St Louis, Research 223, One University Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63121, USA
    New Phytol 193:204-15. 2012
    ..Later in development, expression patterns differed between Tripsacum dactyloides, maize and teosinte (Z. mays ssp. parviglumis)...
  27. ncbi The genome organization and diversification of maize and its allied species revisited: evidences from classical and FISH-GISH cytogenetic analysis
    L Poggio
    Instituto Fitotécnico de Sta Catalina FCAF, UNLP Centro de Investigaciones Genéticas CIGEN CONICET UNLP CIC, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Cytogenet Genome Res 109:259-67. 2005
    ..Our data strongly suggest that the teosinte Z. mays parviglumis is not the only progenitor of cultivated maize. Introgression of Tripsacum into cultivated maize cannot be discarded.
  28. ncbi Zea ribosomal repeat evolution and substitution patterns
    E S Buckler
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia 65211, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 13:623-32. 1996
    Zea and Tripsacum nuclear ribosomal internal transcribed spacer (ITS) sequences were used to evaluate patterns of concerted evolution, rates of substitutions, patterns of methylation-induced deamination, and structural constraints of the ..
  29. pmc The evolution of ribosomal DNA: divergent paralogues and phylogenetic implications
    E S Buckler
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia 65211, USA
    Genetics 145:821-32. 1997
    ..We examined the occurrence of divergent paralogues and recombinants in Gossypium, Nicotiana, Tripsacum, Winteraceae, and Zea ribosomal internal transcribed spacer (ITS) sequences...
  30. ncbi Mapping diplosporous apomixis in tetraploid Tripsacum: one gene or several genes?
    D Grimanelli
    ORSTOM, Institut Francais de Recherche Scientifique pour le Developpement en Cooperation, Mexico DF, Mexico
    Heredity (Edinb) 80:33-9. 1998
    Polyploids in Tripsacum, a wild relative of maize, reproduce through the diplosporous type of apomixis, an asexual mode of reproduction through seeds...
  31. ncbi Non-Mendelian transmission of apomixis in maize-Tripsacum hybrids caused by a transmission ratio distortion
    D Grimanelli
    ORSTOM, Institut Francais de Recherche Scientifique pour le Developpement en Cooperation, Mexico DF, Mexico
    Heredity (Edinb) 80:40-7. 1998
    ..In the Tripsacum agamic complex, all polyploids reproduce through the diplosporous type of apomixis, and diploids are sexual...
  32. pmc Plant genetic resources: what can they contribute toward increased crop productivity?
    D Hoisington
    International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center CIMMYT, Lisboa 27, Apartado Postal 6 641, 06600 Mexico City, Mexico
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 96:5937-43. 1999
    ..Wheat hybrids and synthetics may provide the yield increases needed in the future. A wild relative of maize, Tripsacum, represents an untapped genetic resource for abiotic and biotic stress resistance and for apomixis, a trait that ..
  33. ncbi In situ disappearance of neutral detergent insoluble nitrogen from alfalfa and eastern gamagrass at three maturities
    W K Coblentz
    Department of Animal Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 72701, USA
    J Anim Sci 77:2803-9. 1999
    ..harvested at one-tenth bloom and eastern gamagrass (Tripsacum dactyloides L...
  34. ncbi Molecular evolution of the wound-induced serine protease inhibitor wip1 in Zea and related genera
    P Tiffin
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Irvine, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 18:2092-101. 2001
    ..serine protease inhibitor, wip1, in the genus Zea, as well as the divergence of wip1 among four genera, Zea, Tripsacum, Sorghum, and Oryza, in order to gain insight into the long-term evolution of plant defense...
  35. pmc Heterochronic expression of sexual reproductive programs during apomictic development in Tripsacum
    Daniel Grimanelli
    Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, 06600 Mexico DF, Mexico
    Genetics 165:1521-31. 2003
    ..In this report, we analyze reproductive development in Tripsacum dactyloides, an apomictic relative of maize, and in experimental apomictic hybrids between maize and Tripsacum...
  36. ncbi Molecular evolution of FLORICAULA/LEAFY orthologs in the Andropogoneae (Poaceae)
    Kirsten Bomblies
    Department of Genetics, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 22:1082-94. 2005
    ..of a proposed tetraploidy event that occurred in the common ancestor of Zea and a closely related genus, Tripsacum. Our data are consistent with the hypothesis that the transcribed regions of the FLORICAULA/LEAFY-like genes in ..
  37. pmc Timing of the maternal-to-zygotic transition during early seed development in maize
    Daniel Grimanelli
    Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, Unité Mixte de Recherche 5096, 34394 Montpellier, France
    Plant Cell 17:1061-72. 2005
    ..analyses of precocious embryonic development in apomictic hybrids between maize and its wild relative, Tripsacum, demonstrate that early embryo development occurs without significant quantitative changes to the transcript ..
  38. doi Selection of plants for optimization of vegetative filter strips treating runoff from turfgrass
    Katy E Smith
    USDA ARS, National Soil Dynamics Lab, 411S Donahue Dr, Auburn, AL 36832, USA
    J Environ Qual 37:1855-61. 2008
    ..76% CP, 94% CT, 48% PE, and 33% PR were lost from soil after 3 mo of plant growth), eastern gama grass (Tripsacum dactyloides) (47% CP, 95% CT, 17% PE, and 22% PR were lost from soil after 3 mo of plant growth), and big blue ..
  39. ncbi Fermentability of eastern gamagrass, big bluestem and sand bluestem grown across a wide variety of environments
    P J Weimer
    United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service USDA ARS, US Dairy Forage Research Center, 1925 Linden Drive West, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Bioresour Technol 98:1615-21. 2007
    ..Vitman) displayed greater fermentability than did sand bluestem (Andropogon hallii Hack) or eastern gamagrass [Tripsacum dactyloides (L.) L.], but displayed lower biomass yields...
  40. ncbi Afternoon harvest increases readily fermentable carbohydrate concentration and voluntary intake of gamagrass and switchgrass baleage by beef steers
    G B Huntington
    Department of Animal Science and ARS USDA, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7621, USA
    J Anim Sci 85:276-84. 2007
    ..Iuka GG (Tripsacum dactyloides L.) and Alamo SG (Panicum virgatum L...
  41. pmc Single-gene detection and karyotyping using small-target fluorescence in situ hybridization on maize somatic chromosomes
    Jonathan C Lamb
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    Genetics 175:1047-58. 2007
    ..The probes were demonstrated to produce signals in several wild relatives of maize, including Zea luxurians, Z. diploperennis, and Tripsacum dactyloides.
  42. ncbi Distinct chromosomal distributions of highly repetitive sequences in maize
    Jonathan C Lamb
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Chromosome Res 15:33-49. 2007
    ..hybridized in the same general patterns to chromosomes of maize relatives including Zea diploperennis and Tripsacum dactyloides...
  43. ncbi Maize Sh2 gene is constrained by natural selection but escaped domestication
    D Manicacci
    UMR de Génétique Végétale 8120, Ferme du Moulon, F91 190 Gif sur Yvette, France
    J Evol Biol 20:503-16. 2007
    ..Additionally, the comparison of Sh2 sequences in all Z. mays subspecies and outgroups Z. diploperennis and Tripsacum dactyloides suggests the occurrence of an ancient selective sweep in the Sh2 3' region...
  44. ncbi Urea metabolism in beef steers grazing Bermudagrass, Caucasian bluestem, or gamagrass pastures varying in plant morphology, protein content, and protein composition
    G B Huntington
    Animal Science Department, North Carolina State University, Raleigh 27695, USA
    J Anim Sci 85:1997-2004. 2007
    Pastures of Bermudagrass (Cynodon dactylon, BG), Caucasian bluestem (Bothriochloa caucasica, CBS), and gamagrass (Tripsacum dactyloides, GG) were evaluated from the perspectives of forage composition, selection during grazing, and N ..
  45. ncbi Greenhouse and field assessment of phytoremediation for petroleum contaminants in a riparian zone
    Katy Euliss
    Department of Agronomy, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA
    Bioresour Technol 99:1961-71. 2008
    ..eastern gamagrass (Tripsacum dactyloides), arrowhead (Sagitaria latifolia), switchgrass (Panicum virgatum), and sedge (Carex stricta)...
  46. ncbi Rye cover crop and gamagrass strip effects on NO3 concentration and load in tile drainage
    T C Kaspar
    USDA ARS, National Soil Tilth Laboratory, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    J Environ Qual 36:1503-11. 2007
    ..soybean (Glycine max [L.] Merr.) management system. In one treatment, eastern gamagrass (Tripsacum dactyloides L.) was grown in permanent 3.05-m-wide strips above the tiles...
  47. pmc Ribosomal gene structure, variation and inheritance in maize and its ancestors
    E A Zimmer
    Department of Biology, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63130
    Genetics 120:1125-36. 1988
    ..the structure of nuclear genes coding for ribosomal RNAs in maize and its wild relatives, the teosintes and Tripsacum. Digestion of the rDNA (genes coding for 18S, 5...
  48. pmc Extraordinary tertiary constrictions of Tripsacum dactyloides chromosomes: implications for karyotype evolution of polyploids driven by segmental chromosome losses
    Dal Hoe Koo
    Department of Horticulture, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    Genetics 179:1119-23. 2008
    b>Tripsacum dactyloides (2n = 2x = 36) is an ancient tetraploid species. Here we report that T...

Research Grants1

  1. GENETICS OF SEX DETERMINATION AND CELL DEATH IN PLANTS
    Stephen Dellaporta; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The genomes of several unisexual and bisexual grasses, such as Tripsacum and rice, as well as bisexual dicotyledonous plants, such as Arabidopsis, contain conserved homologs of the ..