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John K McKay

TitleAssoc Professor Adjunct
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Boulder
DepartmentEcology & Evolutionary Biology

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    1. Monroe JG, Allen ZA, Tanger P, Mullen JL, Lovell JT, Moyers BT, Whitley D, McKay JK. TSPmap, a tool making use of traveling salesperson problem solvers in the efficient and accurate construction of high-density genetic linkage maps. BioData Min. 2017; 10:38. PMID: 29270228.
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    2. Pater D, Mullen JL, McKay JK, Schroeder JI. Screening for Natural Variation in Water Use Efficiency Traits in a Diversity Set of Brassica napus L. Identifies Candidate Variants in Photosynthetic Assimilation. Plant Cell Physiol. 2017 Oct 01; 58(10):1700-1709. PMID: 29048601.
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    3. Moyers BT, Morrell PL, McKay JK. Genetic costs of domestication and improvement. J Hered. 2017 Aug 04. PMID: 28992310.
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    4. Tanger P, Klassen S, Mojica JP, Lovell JT, Moyers BT, Baraoidan M, Naredo ME, McNally KL, Poland J, Bush DR, Leung H, Leach JE, McKay JK. Field-based high throughput phenotyping rapidly identifies genomic regions controlling yield components in rice. Sci Rep. 2017 Feb 21; 7:42839. PMID: 28220807.
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    5. Monroe JG, McGovern C, Lasky JR, Grogan K, Beck J, McKay JK. Adaptation to warmer climates by parallel functional evolution of CBF genes in Arabidopsis thaliana. Mol Ecol. 2016 Aug; 25(15):3632-44. PMID: 27247130.
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    6. Mojica JP, Mullen J, Lovell JT, Monroe JG, Paul JR, Oakley CG, McKay JK. Genetics of water use physiology in locally adapted Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Sci. 2016 Oct; 251:12-22. PMID: 27593459.
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    7. Fletcher RS, Herrmann D, Mullen JL, Li Q, Schrider DR, Price N, Lin J, Grogan K, Kern A, McKay JK. Identification of Polymorphisms Associated with Drought Adaptation QTL in Brassica napus by Resequencing. G3 (Bethesda). 2016 Apr 07; 6(4):793-803. PMID: 26801646; PMCID: PMC4825650.
    8. Zhu M, Monroe JG, Suhail Y, Villiers F, Mullen J, Pater D, Hauser F, Jeon BW, Bader JS, Kwak JM, Schroeder JI, McKay JK, Assmann SM. Molecular and systems approaches towards drought-tolerant canola crops. New Phytol. 2016 Jun; 210(4):1169-89. PMID: 26879345.
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    9. Lovell JT, McKay JK. Ecological genetics of range size variation in Boechera spp. (Brassicaceae). Ecol Evol. 2015 Nov; 5(21):4962-75. PMID: 26640674; PMCID: PMC4662302.
    10. Lovell JT, Mullen JL, Lowry DB, Awole K, Richards JH, Sen S, Verslues PE, Juenger TE, McKay JK. Exploiting Differential Gene Expression and Epistasis to Discover Candidate Genes for Drought-Associated QTLs in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Cell. 2015 Apr; 27(4):969-83. PMID: 25873386; PMCID: PMC4558705.
    11. Easlon HM, Carlisle E, McKay JK, Bloom AJ. Does low stomatal conductance or photosynthetic capacity enhance growth at elevated CO2 in Arabidopsis? Plant Physiol. 2015 Mar; 167(3):793-9. PMID: 25583923; PMCID: PMC4348751.
    12. Shafer AB, Wolf JB, Alves PC, Bergström L, Bruford MW, Brännström I, Colling G, Dalén L, De Meester L, Ekblom R, Fawcett KD, Fior S, Hajibabaei M, Hill JA, Hoezel AR, Höglund J, Jensen EL, Krause J, Kristensen TN, Krützen M, McKay JK, Norman AJ, Ogden R, Österling EM, Ouborg NJ, Piccolo J, Popovic D, Primmer CR, Reed FA, Roumet M, Salmona J, Schenekar T, Schwartz MK, Segelbacher G, Senn H, Thaulow J, Valtonen M, Veale A, Vergeer P, Vijay N, Vilà C, Weissensteiner M, Wennerström L, Wheat CW, Zielinski P. Genomics and the challenging translation into conservation practice. Trends Ecol Evol. 2015 Feb; 30(2):78-87. PMID: 25534246.
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    13. Kenney AM, McKay JK, Richards JH, Juenger TE. Direct and indirect selection on flowering time, water-use efficiency (WUE, d (13)C), and WUE plasticity to drought in Arabidopsis thaliana. Ecol Evol. 2014 Dec; 4(23):4505-21. PMID: 25512847; PMCID: PMC4264900.
    14. Fletcher RS, Mullen JL, Heiliger A, McKay JK. QTL analysis of root morphology, flowering time, and yield reveals trade-offs in response to drought in Brassica napus. J Exp Bot. 2015 Jan; 66(1):245-56. PMID: 25371500; PMCID: PMC4265167.
    15. Reuning GA, Bauerle WL, Mullen JL, McKay JK. Combining quantitative trait loci analysis with physiological models to predict genotype-specific transpiration rates. Plant Cell Environ. 2015 Apr; 38(4):710-7. PMID: 25124388.
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    16. Lasky JR, Des Marais DL, Lowry DB, Povolotskaya I, McKay JK, Richards JH, Keitt TH, Juenger TE. Natural variation in abiotic stress responsive gene expression and local adaptation to climate in Arabidopsis thaliana. Mol Biol Evol. 2014 Sep; 31(9):2283-96. PMID: 24850899; PMCID: PMC4137704.
    17. Des Marais DL, Auchincloss LC, Sukamtoh E, McKay JK, Logan T, Richards JH, Juenger TE. Variation in MPK12 affects water use efficiency in Arabidopsis and reveals a pleiotropic link between guard cell size and ABA response. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Feb 18; 111(7):2836-41. PMID: 24550314; PMCID: PMC3932934.
    18. Ågrena J, Oakley CG, McKay JK, Lovell JT, Schemske DW. Genetic mapping of adaptation reveals fitness tradeoffs in Arabidopsis thaliana. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Dec 24; 110(52):21077-82. PMID: 24324156; PMCID: PMC3876199.
    19. Fletcher RS, Mullen JL, Yoder S, Bauerle WL, Reuning G, Sen S, Meyer E, Juenger TE, McKay JK. Development of a next-generation NIL library in Arabidopsis thaliana for dissecting complex traits. BMC Genomics. 2013 Sep 25; 14:655. PMID: 24063355; PMCID: PMC3849958.
    20. Lowry DB, Logan TL, Santuari L, Hardtke CS, Richards JH, DeRose-Wilson LJ, McKay JK, Sen S, Juenger TE. Expression quantitative trait locus mapping across water availability environments reveals contrasting associations with genomic features in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. 2013 Sep; 25(9):3266-79. PMID: 24045022; PMCID: PMC3809531.
    21. Easlon HM, Nemali KS, Richards JH, Hanson DT, Juenger TE, McKay JK. The physiological basis for genetic variation in water use efficiency and carbon isotope composition in Arabidopsis thaliana. Photosynth Res. 2014 Feb; 119(1-2):119-29. PMID: 23893317; PMCID: PMC3889294.
    22. Lovell JT, Juenger TE, Michaels SD, Lasky JR, Platt A, Richards JH, Yu X, Easlon HM, Sen S, McKay JK. Pleiotropy of FRIGIDA enhances the potential for multivariate adaptation. Proc Biol Sci. 2013 Jul 22; 280(1763):20131043. PMID: 23698015; PMCID: PMC3774242.
    23. Lasky JR, Des Marais DL, McKay JK, Richards JH, Juenger TE, Keitt TH. Characterizing genomic variation of Arabidopsis thaliana: the roles of geography and climate. Mol Ecol. 2012 Nov; 21(22):5512-29. PMID: 22857709.
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    24. Funk WC, McKay JK, Hohenlohe PA, Allendorf FW. Harnessing genomics for delineating conservation units. Trends Ecol Evol. 2012 Sep; 27(9):489-96. PMID: 22727017; PMCID: PMC4185076.
    25. Wang S, Meyer E, McKay JK, Matz MV. 2b-RAD: a simple and flexible method for genome-wide genotyping. Nat Methods. 2012 May 20; 9(8):808-10. PMID: 22609625.
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    26. Des Marais DL, McKay JK, Richards JH, Sen S, Wayne T, Juenger TE. Physiological genomics of response to soil drying in diverse Arabidopsis accessions. Plant Cell. 2012 Mar; 24(3):893-914. PMID: 22408074; PMCID: PMC3336118.
    27. McKay JK, Leach JE. Linkage illuminates a complex genome. Nat Biotechnol. 2011 Aug 05; 29(8):717-8. PMID: 21822248.
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    28. Jahn CE, Mckay JK, Mauleon R, Stephens J, McNally KL, Bush DR, Leung H, Leach JE. Genetic variation in biomass traits among 20 diverse rice varieties. Plant Physiol. 2011 Jan; 155(1):157-68. PMID: 21062890; PMCID: PMC3075782.
    29. Meimberg H, Milan NF, Karatassiou M, Espeland EK, McKay JK, Rice KJ. Patterns of introduction and adaptation during the invasion of Aegilops triuncialis (Poaceae) into Californian serpentine soils. Mol Ecol. 2010 Dec; 19(23):5308-19. PMID: 20977511.
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    30. Dyer AR, Brown CS, Espeland EK, McKay JK, Meimberg H, Rice KJ. The role of adaptive trans-generational plasticity in biological invasions of plants. Evol Appl. 2010 Mar; 3(2):179-92. PMID: 25567918; PMCID: PMC3352481.
    31. Meimberg H, Rice KJ, Milan NF, Njoku CC, McKay JK. Multiple origins promote the ecological amplitude of allopolyploid Aegilops (Poaceae). Am J Bot. 2009 Jul; 96(7):1262-73. PMID: 21628275.
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    32. McKay JK, Stinchcombe JR. Ecological genomics of model eukaryotes. Evolution. 2008 Dec; 62(12):2953-7. PMID: 19055681.
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    33. McKay JK, Richards JH, Nemali KS, Sen S, Mitchell-Olds T, Boles S, Stahl EA, Wayne T, Juenger TE. Genetics of drought adaptation in Arabidopsis thaliana II. QTL analysis of a new mapping population, KAS-1 x TSU-1. Evolution. 2008 Dec; 62(12):3014-26. PMID: 18691264.
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    34. Christman MA, Richards JH, McKay JK, Stahl EA, Juenger TE, Donovan LA. Genetic variation in Arabidopsis thaliana for night-time leaf conductance. Plant Cell Environ. 2008 Aug; 31(8):1170-8. PMID: 18510710.
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    35. Lau JA, McCall AC, Davies KF, McKay JK, Wright JW. Herbivores and edaphic factors constrain the realized niche of a native plant. Ecology. 2008 Mar; 89(3):754-62. PMID: 18459338.
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    36. Wright JW, Davies KF, Lau JA, McCall AC, McKay JK. Experimental verification of ecological niche modeling in a heterogeneous environment. Ecology. 2006 Oct; 87(10):2433-9. PMID: 17089652.
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    37. Meimberg H, Abele T, Bräuchler C, McKay JK, Pérez de Paz PL, Heubl G. Molecular evidence for adaptive radiation of Micromeria Benth. (Lamiaceae) on the Canary Islands as inferred from chloroplast and nuclear DNA sequences and ISSR fingerprint data. Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2006 Dec; 41(3):566-78. PMID: 16839782.
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    38. Martin PR, McKay JK. Latitudinal variation in genetic divergence of populations and the potential for future speciation. Evolution. 2004 May; 58(5):938-45. PMID: 15212375.
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