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Volume 55 Issue 4, July-August 2015



  • REVIEW & INTERPRETATION up

    • Bingru Huang and Yi Xu
      Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms for Elevated CO 2 –Regulation of Plant Growth and Stress Adaptation
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.07.0508
      Crop Science 2015 55:1405-1424
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    • Elroy R. Cober and Malcolm J. Morrison
      Genetic Improvement Estimates, from Cultivar × Crop Management Trials, Are Larger in High-Yield Cropping Environments
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.09.0609
      Crop Science 2015 55:1425-1434
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  • SYMPOSIA up

    • Marilyn L. Warburton and Christine H. Diepenbrock
      Introduction to the QTL That Matter Symposium
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2015.04.0001in
      Crop Science 2015 55:1435-1436
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    • Christine H. Diepenbrock and Michael A. Gore
      Closing the Divide between Human Nutrition and Plant Breeding
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.08.0555
      Crop Science 2015 55:1437-1448
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    • Kassa Semagn, Yoseph Beyene, Raman Babu, Sudha Nair, Manje Gowda, Biswanath Das, Amsal Tarekegne, Stephen Mugo, George Mahuku, Mosisa Worku, Marilyn L. Warburton, Mike Olsen and B. M. Prasanna
      Quantitative Trait Loci Mapping and Molecular Breeding for Developing Stress Resilient Maize for Sub-Saharan Africa
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.09.0646
      Crop Science 2015 55:1449-1459
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    • David A. Lightfoot
      Two Decades of Molecular Marker-Assisted Breeding for Resistance to Soybean Sudden Death Syndrome
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.10.0721
      Crop Science 2015 55:1460-1484
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  • GENOMICS, MOLECULAR GENETICS & BIOTECHNOLOGY up

    • Hao Chen, Xiao J. Dai and Zhan Y. Gu
      OsbZIP33 is an ABA-Dependent Enhancer of Drought Tolerance in Rice
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.10.0697
      Crop Science 2015 55:1673-1685
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  • CROP BREEDING & GENETICS up

    • Meixia Li, Zhulin Wang, Ziying Liang, Weinan Shen, Fengli Sun, Yajun Xi and Shudong Liu
      Quantitative Trait Loci Analysis for Kernel-Related Characteristics in Common Wheat ( Triticum aestivum L.)
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.09.0616
      Crop Science 2015 55:1485-1493
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    • Bullo Erena Mamo and Brian J. Steffenson
      Genome-wide Association Mapping of Fusarium Head Blight Resistance and Agromorphological Traits in Barley Landraces from Ethiopia and Eritrea
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.06.0428
      Crop Science 2015 55:1494-1512
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    • Nino Brown, C. Wayne Smith, Steve Hague, Dick Auld, Eric Hequet, Kolbyn Joy and Don Jones
      Within-Boll Yield Characteristics and Their Correlation with Fiber Quality Parameters following Mutagenesis of Upland Cotton, TAM 94L-25
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.06.0442
      Crop Science 2015 55:1513-1523
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    • Reena Sellamuthu, Chandrababu Ranganathan and Rachid Serraj
      Mapping QTLs for Reproductive-Stage Drought Resistance Traits using an Advanced Backcross Population in Upland Rice
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.05.0344
      Crop Science 2015 55:1524-1536
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    • Shannon R. M. Pinson, Yueguang Wang and Rodante E. Tabien
      Mapping and Validation of Quantitative Trait Loci Associated with Tiller Production in Rice
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.09.0644
      Crop Science 2015 55:1537-1551
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    • Suchismita Mondal, Ravi P. Singh, Julio Huerta-Espino, Zakaria Kehel and Enrique Autrique
      Characterization of Heat- and Drought-Stress Tolerance in High-Yielding Spring Wheat
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.10.0709
      Crop Science 2015 55:1552-1562
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    • Brigid Meints, Alfonso Cuesta-Marcos, Andrew S. Ross, Scott Fisk, Teepakorn Kongraksawech, Juliet M. Marshall, Kevin Murphy and Patrick M. Hayes
      Developing Winter Food Barley for the Pacific Northwest of the US
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.10.0710
      Crop Science 2015 55:1563-1573
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    • Amadou Gouzaye, Francis M. Epplin and Yanqi Wu
      Valuing the Seed of an Improved Switchgrass Cultivar
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.08.0529
      Crop Science 2015 55:1574-1584
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    • S. M. Laurie, M. Booyse, M. T. Labuschagne and M. M. Greyling
      Multienvironment Performance of New Orange-Fleshed Sweetpotato Cultivars in South Africa
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.09.0664
      Crop Science 2015 55:1585-1595
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    • Jennifer J. Trapp, Carlos A. Urrea, Perry B. Cregan and Phillip N. Miklas
      Quantitative Trait Loci for Yield under Multiple Stress and Drought Conditions in a Dry Bean Population
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.11.0792
      Crop Science 2015 55:1596-1607
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    • Jim Gaffney, Jeff Schussler, Carlos Löffler, Weiguo Cai, Steve Paszkiewicz, Carlos Messina, Jeremy Groeteke, Joe Keaschall and Mark Cooper
      Industry-Scale Evaluation of Maize Hybrids Selected for Increased Yield in Drought-Stress Conditions of the US Corn Belt
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.09.0654
      Crop Science 2015 55:1608-1618
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  • PLANT GENETIC RESOURCES up

    • Rajan Sharma, Hari D. Upadhyaya, Shivali Sharma, Vishal L. Gate and Chandramani Raj
      New Sources of Resistance to Multiple Pathotypes of Sclerospora graminicola in the Pearl Millet Mini Core Germplasm Collection
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.12.0822
      Crop Science 2015 55:1619-1628
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    • Jong-Hyun Chae, Bo-Keun Ha, Gyuhwa Chung, Ju-Eun Park, Euiho Park, Jong-Min Ko, J. Grover Shannon, Jong Tae Song and Jeong-Dong Lee
      Identification of Environmentally Stable Wild Soybean Genotypes with High Alpha-Linolenic Acid Concentration
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.09.0635
      Crop Science 2015 55:1629-1636
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    • Byron L. Burson, K. Renganayaki, Charlie D. Dowling, Lori L. Hinze and Russell W. Jessup
      Genetic Diversity among Pentaploid Buffelgrass Accessions
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.09.0655
      Crop Science 2015 55:1637-1645
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    • Siri Fjellheim, Pirjo Tanhuanpää, Petter Marum, Outi Manninen and Odd Arne Rognli
      Phenotypic or Molecular Diversity Screening for Conservation of Genetic Resources? An Example from a Genebank Collection of the Temperate Forage Grass Timothy
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.12.0825
      Crop Science 2015 55:1646-1659
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  • GENOMICS, MOLECULAR GENETICS & BIOTECHNOLOGY up

    • Helder Anderson P. Da Silva, Sarah Muniz Nardeli, Marcio Alves-Ferreira and Jean Luiz Simões-Araújo
      Evaluation of Reference Genes for RT-qPCR Normalization in Cowpea under Drought Stress during Biological Nitrogen Fixation
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.10.0738
      Crop Science 2015 55:1660-1672
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    • Peng Gao, Yunyan Sheng, Feishi Luan, Hongyan Ma and Shi Liu
      RNA-Seq Transcriptome Profiling Reveals Differentially Expressed Genes Involved in Sex Expression in Melon
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.06.0444
      Crop Science 2015 55:1686-1695
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  • GENOMICS, MOLECULAR GENETICS & BIOTECHNOLOGY—NOTE up

    • Brent S. Hulke, Christopher J. Grassa, John E. Bowers, John M. Burke, Lili Qi, Zahirul I. Talukder and Loren H. Rieseberg
      A Unified Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Map of Sunflower ( Helianthus annuus L.) Derived from Current Genomic Resources
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.11.0752
      Crop Science 2015 55:1696-1702
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  • BIOMEDICAL, HEALTH BENEFICIAL & NUTRITIONALLY ENHANCED PLANTS up

    • Brian K. Pfeiffer and William L. Rooney
      Sunlight Induces Black Color and Increases Flavonoid Levels in the Grain of Sorghum Line Tx3362
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.11.0757
      Crop Science 2015 55:1703-1711
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    • Mary J. Guttieri, P. Stephen Baenziger, Katherine Frels, Brett Carver, Brian Arnall, Shichen Wang, Eduard Akhunov and Brian M. Waters
      Prospects for Selecting Wheat with Increased Zinc and Decreased Cadmium Concentration in Grain
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.08.0559
      Crop Science 2015 55:1712-1728
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  • CROP PHYSIOLOGY & METABOLISM up

    • S. Liu, M. Remley, F. M. Bourland, R. L. Nichols, W. E. Stevens, A. Phillips Jones and F. B. Fritschi
      Early Vigor of Advanced Breeding Lines and Modern Cotton Cultivars
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.10.0686
      Crop Science 2015 55:1729-1740
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    • Sasmita Mishra, Scott Heckathorn and Charles Krause
      The Levels of Boron-Uptake Proteins in Roots are Correlated with Tolerance to Boron Stress in Barley
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.10.0706
      Crop Science 2015 55:1741-1748
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    • K. A. B. Aisawi, M. P. Reynolds, R. P. Singh and M. J. Foulkes
      The Physiological Basis of the Genetic Progress in Yield Potential of CIMMYT Spring Wheat Cultivars from 1966 to 2009
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.09.0601
      Crop Science 2015 55:1749-1764
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    • S. L. Kandel, N. Herschberger, S.H. Kim and S. L. Doty
      Diazotrophic Endophytes of Poplar and Willow for Growth Promotion of Rice Plants in Nitrogen-Limited Conditions
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.08.0570
      Crop Science 2015 55:1765-1772
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  • CROP ECOLOGY, MANAGEMENT & QUALITY up

    • Hong Zhao, Binfeng Sun, Fei Lu, Guo Zhang, Xiaoke Wang and Zhiyun Ouyang
      Straw Incorporation Strategy on Cereal Crop Yield in China
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.09.0599
      Crop Science 2015 55:1773-1781
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    • Giulio Testa, Amedeo Reyneri and Massimo Blandino
      Foliar Fungicide Application to Maize: Yield and Grain Hardness Enhancement in Different Environmental Conditions
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.03.0262
      Crop Science 2015 55:1782-1790
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    • Blessing Mhlanga, Stephanie Cheesman, Barbara Maasdorp, Walter Mupangwa and Christian Thierfelder
      Contribution of Cover Crops to the Productivity of Maize-Based Conservation Agriculture Systems in Zimbabwe
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.11.0796
      Crop Science 2015 55:1791-1805
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    • Yuee Liu, Peng Hou, Ruizhi Xie, Weiping Hao, Shaokun Li and Xurong Mei
      Spatial Variation and Improving Measures of the Utilization Efficiency of Accumulated Temperature
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.10.0735
      Crop Science 2015 55:1806-1817
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  • PLANT GENETIC RESOURCES up

    • Maren Langhof, Doreen Gabriel and Gerhard Rühl
      Combination Approach of Border Rows and Isolation Distance for Securing Coexistence of Non-Genetically Modified and Genetically Modified Maize
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.07.0523
      Crop Science 2015 55:1818-1826
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  • TURFGRASS SCIENCE up

    • Teresa Donze, Bimal S. Amaradasa, Carol Caha, Tiffany Heng-Moss and Keenan Amundsen
      Molecular Differentiation of Gender in Buffalograss
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.07.0478
      Crop Science 2015 55:1827-1833
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    • Matthew J. Koch, William A. Meyer and Stacy A. Bonos
      Inheritance of Salinity Tolerance in Perennial Ryegrass
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.11.0791
      Crop Science 2015 55:1834-1842
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  • FORAGE & GRAZINGLANDS up

    • Ana B. Wingeyer, John A. Guretzky, Walter H. Schacht and Terry J. Klopfenstein
      Reduced Nitrogen Mineralization and Litter Decomposition in Unfertilized Smooth Bromegrass Pastures
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2014.10.0677
      Crop Science 2015 55:1843-1853
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  • BOOK REVIEW up

    • Nigina Rakhmatullaeva and Charles Francis
      Growing Resistance: Canadian Farmers and the Politics of Genetically Modified Wheat
      doi:10.2135/cropsci2015.01.0001br
      Crop Science 2015 55:1854-1855
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