Publications


Hardigan, MA, Feldmann, MJ, Lorant, A, Bird, KA, Famula, R, Acharya, C, … & Knapp, SJ (2020). Genome Synteny Has Been Conserved Among the Octoploid Progenitors of Cultivated Strawberry Over Millions of Years of Evolution. Frontiers in Plant Science, 10, 1789.

Bird, KA (2020). The mismeasure of genes: no support for the genetic hypothesis of the Black-white achievement gap using polygenic scores and tests for divergent selection. SocArxiv, doi: 10.31235/osf.io/2qfkt

Bird KA, Niederhuth C, Ou S, Gehan M, Pires JC, Xiong Z, VanBuren R, Edger PP (2019) Replaying the evolutionary tape to investigate subgenome dominance in allopolyploid Brassica napus. BioRxiv, 814491; doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/814491

Turner-Hissong SD, Bird KA, Lipka AE, King EG, Beissinger TM, & Angelovici R (2019). Genomic prediction informed by biological processes expands our understanding of the genetic architecture underlying free amino acid traits in dry Arabidopsis seeds. bioRxiv, 272047. https://doi.org/10.1101/272047

Barbey C, Lee S, Verma S, Bird KA, Yocca AE, Edger PP, Knapp SJ, Whitaker VM and Folta KM. G3: GENES, GENOMES, GENETICS. (2019) Disease Resistance Genetics and Genomics in Octoploid Strawberry. colume 9, 3315-3332 https://doi.org/10.1534/g3.119.400597

Edger PP, Poorten TJ, VanBuren R, Hardigan MA, Colle M, McKain MR, Smith RD, Teresi SJ, Nelson ADL, Wai CM, Alger EI, Bird KA, Yocca AE, Pumplin N, Ou S, Ben-Zvi G, Brodt A, Baruch K, Swale T, Shiue L, Acharya CB, Cole GS, Mower JP, Childs KL, Jiang N, Lyons E, Freeling M, Puzey JR & Knapp SJ. (2019) Origin and evolution of the octoploid strawberry genome. Nature Genetics, volume 51, 541–547

Colle M, Leisner CP, Wai CM, Ou S, Bird KA, Wang J, Wisecaver JH, Yocca AE, Alger EI, Tang H, Xiong Z, Callow P, Ben-Zvi G, Brodt A, Baruch K, Swale T, Shiue L, Song G, Childs KL, Schilmiller A, Vorsa N,Buell CR, VanBuren R, Jiang N, Edger PP. (2019) Haplotype-phased genome and evolution of phytonutrient pathways of tetraploid blueberry. GigaScience, giz012.

Bird, K. A., VanBuren, R., Puzey, J. R., & Edger, P. P. (2018). The causes and consequences of subgenome dominance in hybrids and recent polyploids. New Phytologist.

Edger, P. P., McKain, M. R., Bird, K. A., & VanBuren, R. (2018). Subgenome assignment in allopolyploids: challenges and future directions. Current opinion in plant biology, 42, 76-80.

Bird, K. A., An, H., Gazave, E., Gore, M. A., Pires, J. C., Robertson, L. D., & Labate, J. A. (2017). Population structure and phylogenetic relationships in a diverse panel of Brassica rapa L. Frontiers in plant science, 8, 321.

Washburn, J. D., Bird, K. A., Conant, G. C., & Pires, J. C. (2016). Convergent evolution and the origin of complex phenotypes in the age of systems biology. International Journal of Plant Sciences, 177(4), 305-318.

Edger, P. P.*, Tang, M.*, Bird, K. A., Mayfield, D. R., Conant, G., Mummenhoff, K., Koch, M.A, & Pires, J. C. (2014). Secondary structure analyses of the nuclear rRNA internal transcribed spacers and assessment of its phylogenetic utility across the Brassicaceae (mustards). PLoS One, 9(7), e101341.

* these authors contributed equally