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Ian Mackay


  • West Mains Road, Kings Buildings

    EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

1993 …2019
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External positions

Director, IMplant Consultancy Ltd.

1 Jan 2018 → …

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Triticum Medicine & Life Sciences
Breeding Medicine & Life Sciences
Population Medicine & Life Sciences
wheat Agriculture & Biology
Hordeum Medicine & Life Sciences
Genome Medicine & Life Sciences
Alleles Medicine & Life Sciences
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1993 2019

2 Citations (Scopus)

A large-scale pedigree resource of wheat reveals evidence for adaptation and selection by breeders

Fradgley, N., Gardner, K., Cockram, J., Elderfield, J., Hickey, J., Howell, P., Jackson, R. & Mackay, IM., 28 Feb 2019, In : PLoS Biology. 17, 2, 20 p., e3000071.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Statistical methods for plant breeding

Mackay, IM., Piepho, H-P. & Garcia, A., 2019, Handbook of Statistical Genetics. Balding, D., Moltka, I. & Marioni, J. (eds.). 4 ed. Wiley, p. 501-530 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

plant breeding
statistical analysis
animal breeding
2 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of training population design on genomic prediction accuracy in wheat

Edwards, S., Buntjer, J., Jackson, R., Bentley, A., Lage, J., Byrne, E., Burt, C., Jack, P., Berry, S., Flatman, E., Poupard, B., Smith, S., Hayes, C., Gaynor, C., Gorjanc, G., Howell, P., Ober, E., Mackay, I. & Hickey, J., Jul 2019, In : Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 132, 7, p. 1943–1952 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
5 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing European wheat sensitivities to Parastagonospora nodorum necrotrophic effectors and fine-mapping the Snn3-B1 locus conferring sensitivity to the effector SnTox3

Downie, R., Bouvet, L., Furuki, E., Gosman, N., Gardner, K., Mackay, I., Campos Mantello, C., Mellers, G., Phan, H., Rose, G., Tan, K-C., Oliver, R. & Cockram, J., 4 Jul 2018, In : Frontiers in Plant Science. 9:881, 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Pichia pastoris
Hypochromic Anemia
3 Citations (Scopus)

Functional mapping of quantitative trait loci (QTLs) associated with plant performance in a wheat MAGIC mapping population

Camargo, A., Mackay, I., Mott, R., Han, J., Doonan, J., Askew, K., Corke, F., Williams, K. & Bentley, A., 9 Jul 2018, In : Frontiers in Plant Science. 9, 15 p., 887.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Quantitative Trait Loci
agronomic traits
quantitative trait loci