Phylotranscriptomic analysis of the origin and early diversification of land plants

December 12th, 2014
Wickett, N. J., S. Mirarab, N. Nguyen, T. Warnow, E. Carpenter, N. Matasci, S. Ayyampalayam, M. S. Barker, J. G. Burleigh, M. A. Gitzendanner, B. R. Ruhfel, E. Wafula, J. P. Der, S. W. Graham, S. Mathews, M. Melkonian, D. E. Soltis, P. S. Soltis, N. W. Miles, C. J. Rothfels, L. Pokorny, A. J. Shaw, L. DeGironimo, D. W. Stevenson, B. Surek, J. C. Villarreal, B. Roure, H. Philippe, C. W. dePamphilis, T. Chen, M. K. Deyholos, R. S. Baucom, T. M. Kutchan, M. M. Augustin, J. Wang, Y. Zhang, Z. Tian, Z. Yan, X. Wu, X. Sun, G. K.-S. Wong, and J. Leebens-Mack. 2014. Phylotranscriptomic analysis of the origin and early diversification of land plants. PNAS 111:E4859–E4868. [Link to article on publisher’s site]

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Data access for the 1,000 Plants (1KP) project

December 12th, 2014
Matasci, N., L.-H. Hung, Z. Yan, E. J. Carpenter, N. J. Wickett, S. Mirarab, N. Nguyen, T. Warnow, S. Ayyampalayam, M. Barker, J. G. Burleigh, M. A. Gitzendanner, E. Wafula, J. P. Der, C. W. dePamphilis, B. Roure, H. Philippe, B. R. Ruhfel, N. W. Miles, S. W. Graham, S. Mathews, B. Surek, M. Melkonian, D. E. Soltis, P. S. Soltis, C. Rothfels, L. Pokorny, J. A. Shaw, L. DeGironimo, D. W. Stevenson, J. C. Villarreal, T. Chen, T. M. Kutchan, M. Rolf, R. S. Baucom, M. K. Deyholos, R. Samudrala, Z. Tian, X. Wu, X. Sun, Y. Zhang, J. Wang, J. Leebens-Mack, and G. K.-S. Wong. 2014. Data access for the 1,000 Plants (1KP) project. GigaScience 3:17. [Link to article on publisher’s site]

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Between Two Fern Genomes

December 12th, 2014
Sessa, E. B., J. A. Banks, M. S. Barker, J. P. Der, A. M. Duffy, S. W. Graham, M. Hasebe, J. Langdale, F.-W. Li, D. B. Marchant, K. M. Pryer, C. J. Rothfels, S. J. Roux, M. L. Salmi, E. M. Sigel, D. E. Soltis, P. S. Soltis, D. W. Stevenson, and P. G. Wolf. 2014. Between Two Fern Genomes. GigaScience 3:15. [Link to article on publisher’s site]

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Patterns of chromosomal variation in natural populations of the neoallotetraploid Tragopogon mirus (Asteraceae)

December 12th, 2014

Chester, M., R. K. Riley, P. S. Soltis, and D. E. Soltis. 2014. Patterns of chromosomal variation in natural populations of the neoallotetraploid Tragopogon mirus (Asteraceae). Heredity, doi: 10.1038/hdy.2014.101. [Link to article on publisher’s site] (more…)

Nonadditive Gene Expression In Polyploids

October 9th, 2014

Yoo, M.-J., X. Liu, J. C. Pires, P. S. Soltis, and D. E. Soltis. 2014. Nonadditive Gene Expression In Polyploids. Annual Review of Genetics 48: In Press [Link to article on publisher’s site]

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Gene silencing via DNA methylation in naturally occurring Tragopogon miscellus (Asteraceae) allopolyploids

August 27th, 2014
Sehrish, T., V. V. Symonds, D. E. Soltis, P. S. Soltis, and J. A. Tate. 2014. Gene silencing via DNA methylation in naturally occurring Tragopogon miscellus (Asteraceae) allopolyploids. BMC Genomics 15:701. [Link to article on publisher’s site]

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Using Comparative Biogeography to Retrace the Origins of an Ecosystem: The Case of Four Plants Endemic to the Central Florida Scrub

August 21st, 2014
FL_Map_geol_timeGermain-Aubrey, C. C., P. S. Soltis, K. M. Neubig, T. Thurston, Douglas E. Soltis, and M. A. Gitzendanner. 2014. Using Comparative Biogeography to Retrace the Origins of an Ecosystem: The Case of Four Plants Endemic to the Central Florida Scrub. International Journal of Plant Sciences 175:418–431. [Link to Article]

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Natural History Collections as Emerging Resources for Innovative Education

August 14th, 2014
University of Florida undergraduate biology students on a museum field trip to collect plant specimens at the Ordway-Swisher Biological Station.

University of Florida undergraduate biology students on a museum field trip to collect plant specimens at the Ordway-Swisher Biological Station.

Cook, J. A., S. V. Edwards, E. A. Lacey, R. P. Guralnick, P. S. Soltis, D. E. Soltis, C. K. Welch, K. C. Bell, K. E. Galbreath, C. Himes, J. M. Allen, T. A. Heath, A. C. Carnaval, K. L. Cooper, M. Liu, J. Hanken, and S. Ickert-Bond. 2014. Natural History Collections as Emerging Resources for Innovative Education. BioScience 64:725–734. [Link to abstract on publisher’s site]

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Angiosperm Phylogeny Based on 18S/26S rDNA Sequence Data: Constructing a Large Data Set Using Next-Generation Sequence Data

July 24th, 2014
Maia, V. H., M. A. Gitzendanner, P. S. Soltis, Gane Ka-Shu Wong, and D. E. Soltis. 2014. Angiosperm Phylogeny Based on 18S/26S rDNA Sequence Data: Constructing a Large Data Set Using Next-Generation Sequence Data. International Journal of Plant Sciences 175:613–650. [View article at publisher’s site]

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The polyploidy revolution then…and now: Stebbins revisited

July 24th, 2014
Soltis, D. E., C. J. Visger, and P. S. Soltis. 2014. The polyploidy revolution then…and now: Stebbins revisited. Am. J. Bot. 101:1057–1078. [View at publisher’s site]Access the recommendation on F1000Prime
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