Publications

2017

  • Marla SM, Shiva S, Welti R, Liu S, Burke J, Morris GP (2017) Comparative transcriptome and lipidome analyses reveal molecular chilling responses in chilling-tolerant sorghums. The Plant Genome. Free full text

  • Bouchet S, Olatoye MO, Marla SM, Perumal R, Tesso T, Yu Y, Tuinstra M, Morris GP (2017) Increased Power To Dissect Adaptive Traits in Global Sorghum Diversity Using a Nested Association Mapping Population. GENETICS. Free full text.

  • Chen J, Chopra R, Hayes C, Morris G, Marla S, Burke J, Xin Z, Burow G (2017) Genome-Wide Association Study of Developing Leaves’ Heat Tolerance during Vegetative Growth Stages in a Sorghum Association Panel. The Plant Genome. Full text.

2016

  • Brenton ZW, Cooper EA, Myers MT, Boyles RE, Shakoor N, Zielinski KJ, Rauh BL, Bridges WC, Morris GP, Kresovich S (2016) A Genomic Resource for the Development, Improvement, and Exploitation of Sorghum for Bioenergy. Genetics. Full text.
  • Boyles RE, Cooper EC, Myers MT, Brenton Z, Rauh BL, Morris GP, Kresovich S (2016) Genome-wide association studies of grain yield components in diverse sorghum germplasm. The Plant GenomeFree full text.

  • Adkins J, Jastrow JD, Morris GP, Six J, de Graaff MA (2016) Effects of switchgrass cultivars and intraspecific differences in root structure on soil carbon inputs and accumulation. Geoderma. Full text.
  • Upadhyaya HD, Wang YH, Dintyala SV, Dwivedi SL, Prasad PVV, Burrell AM, Klein R, Morris GP, Klein PE (2016). Association mapping of germinability and seedling vigor in sorghum under controlled low temperature conditions. Genome. Full text.

2015

  • Hu ZBMbacké B, Perumal R, Guèye MC, Sy O, Bouchet S, Prasad PV, Morris GP. (2015) Population genomics of pearl millet (Pennisetum glaucum (L.) R. Br.): comparative analysis of global accessions and Senegalese landraces. BMC GenomicsFree full text.

  • Morris GP, Hu Z, Grabowski PP, Borevitz JO, de Graaff MA, Miller RM, Jastrow J (2015Genotypic diversity effects on biomass production in native perennial bioenergy cropping systems. Global Change Biology Bioenergy. Free full text.

  • Lasky JR, Upadhyaya HD, Ramu P, Deshpande S, Hash CT, Bonnette J, Juenger TE, Hyma K, Acharya C, Mitchell SE, Buckler ES, Brenton Z, Kresovich S, Morris GP (2015) Genome-environment associations in sorghum landraces predict adaptive traits. Science Advances. Free full text

2014

  • Rhodes DH, Hoffmann L, Rooney WL, Ramu P, Morris GP, Kresovich S (2014) Genome-wide association study of grain polyphenol concentrations in global sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] germplasm. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry.Full text.

  • Grabowski PP, Morris GP, Casler MD, Borevitz JO (2014) Population genomic variation reveals roles of history, adaptation, and ploidy in switchgrass. Molecular Ecology.  Full text.

  • Lowry DB, Behrman KD, Grabowski P, Morris GP, Kiniry J, Juenger T (2014) Adaptations between Ecotypes and along Environmental Gradients in Panicum virgatum. The American Naturalist. 183 (5): 682–92.  Full text.

  • Shakoor N, Nair R, Crasta O, Morris G, Feltus A and Kresovich S. (2014) A Sorghum bicolor expression atlas reveals dynamic genotype-specific expression profiles for vegetative tissues of grain, sweet and bioenergy sorghums. BMC Plant Biology. 14:35. Free full text.

2013 and earlier

  • Morris GP, Rhodes DH, Brenton Z, Ramu P, Thayil VM, Deshpande S, Hash CT, Acharya C, Mitchell SE, Buckler ES, Yu J, Kresovich S (2013) Dissecting genome-wide association signals for loss-of-function phenotypes in sorghum flavonoid pigmentation traits. G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics. 3(11):2085-2094. Free full text.

  • Morris GP, Ramu P, Deshpande SP, Hash CT, Shah T, Upadhyaya HD, Riera-Lizarazu O, Brown PJ, Acharya CB, Mitchell SE, Harriman J, Glaubitz JC, Buckler ES, Kresovich S (2013) Population genomic and genome-wide association studies of agroclimatic traits in sorghum.  Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 110: 453–458. Free full text

  • Rest JS, Bullaughey K, Morris GP, Li W-H (2012) Contribution of Transcription Factor Binding Site Motif Variants to Condition-Specific Gene Expression Patterns in Budding Yeast. PLoS ONE. 7:e32274. Free full text

  • Morris GP, Grabowski P, and Borevitz JO (2011) Genomic diversity in switchgrass (Panicum virgatum): from the continental scale to a dune landscape. Molecular Ecology. 20:4938–4952. Full text

  • Brachi B, Morris GP, and Borevitz JO (2011) Genome-wide association studies in plants: the missing heritability is in the field. Genome Biology. 12: 232.  Full text

  • Borevitz JO, Hazen SP, Michael TP, Morris GP, Baxter IR, Hu TT, Chen H, Werner JD, Nordborg M, Salt DE, Kay SA, Chory J, Weigel D, Jones JD, Ecker J (2007) Genome-wide patterns of single-feature polymorphism in Arabidopsis thaliana. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 104:12057–12062. Full text

  • Byrnes J, Morris GP, Li WH (2006) Reorganization of adjacent gene relationships in yeast genomes by whole-genome duplication and gene deletion. Molecular Biology and Evolution. 23(6):1136-43.