“Research in Plain English” articles provide brief, non-technical summaries of journal articles relating to VitisGen2 accomplishments.
Title: The pecuniary and non-pecuniary costs of powdery mildew and the potential value of resistant varieties in California grapes
Authors: Olena Sambucci, Julian M. Alston, Kate B. Fuller, and Jayson Lusk
American Journal of Enology and Viticulture, 70 (2), pages 177-187. DOI: 10.5344/ajev.2018.18032.
Title: Quantitative trait loci identified for foliar phylloxera resistance in a hybrid grape population
Authors: Matthew D. Clark, Soon L. Teh, Eric Burkness, Laise Moreira, Grace Watson, Lu Yin, William D. Hutchison and James J. Luby
Australian Journal of Grape and Wine Research, 24 (3), pages 292-300. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajgw.12341.
Title: Construction of a high-density linkage map and QTL detection of downy mildew resistance in Vitis aestivalis-derived ‘Norton’
Authors: Surya Sapkota, Li-Ling Chen, Shanshan Yang, Katie E. Hyma, Lance Cadle-Davidson and Chin-Feng Hwang
Theoretical and Applied Genetics, 132, pages 137-147. DOI: 10.1007/s00122-018-3203-6.
Title: Single and multiple phenotype QTL analyses of downy mildew resistance in interspecific grapevines
Authors: Konstantin Divilov, Paola Barba, Lance Cadle-Davidson and Bruce Reisch
Theoretical and Applied Genetics, 131 (5), pages 1133-1143. DOI: 10.1007/s00122-018-3065-y. May 2018.