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Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Leibniz-Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK), 06466, Gatersleben, Germany.

Jun 2008Jan 2013

Award Date: 13 Jan 2013


  • S Agriculture (General)
  • Natural diversity
  • Domestication
  • NGS
  • Flowering time

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The highly divergent Jekyll genes, required for sexual reproduction, are lineage specific for the related grass tribes Triticeae and Bromeae

Radchuk, V., Sharma, R., Potokina, E., Radchuk, R., Weier, D., Munz, E., Schreiber, M., Mascher, M., Stein, N., Wicker, T., Kilian, B. & Borisjuk, L., 1 Jun 2019, In : Plant Journal. 98, 6, p. 961-974 14 p.

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  • 2 Citations (Scopus)
    19 Downloads (Pure)

    Genebank genomics highlights the diversity of a global barley collection

    Milner, S. G., Jost, M., Taketa, S., Mazón, E. R., Himmelbach, A., Oppermann, M., Weise, S., Knüpffer, H., Basterrechea, M., König, P., Schüler, D., Sharma, R., Pasam, R. K., Rutten, T., Guo, G., Xu, D., Zhang, J., Herren, G., Müller, T., Krattinger, S. G. & 14 others, Keller, B., Jiang, Y., González, M. Y., Zhao, Y., Habekuß, A., Färber, S., Ordon, F., Lange, M., Börner, A., Graner, A., Reif, J. C., Scholz, U., Mascher, M. & Stein, N., 1 Feb 2019, In : Nature Genetics. 51, 2, p. 319-326 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 57 Citations (Scopus)

    Genome-wide association of yield traits in a nested association mapping population of barley reveals new gene diversity for future breeding

    Sharma, R., Draicchio, F., Bull, H., Herzig, P., Maurer, A., Pillen, K., Thomas, W. T. B. & Flavell, A. J., 20 Jul 2018, In : Journal of Experimental Botany. 69, 16, p. 3811-3822 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 18 Citations (Scopus)

    Exome sequencing of geographically diverse barley landraces and wild relatives gives insights into environmental adaptation

    Russell, J., Mascher, M., Dawson, I. K., Kyriakidis, S., Calixto, C., Freund, F., Bayer, M., Milne, I., Marshall-Griffiths, T., Heinen, S., Hofstad, A., Sharma, R., Himmelbach, A., Knauft, M., van Zonneveld, M., Brown, J. W. S., Schmid, K., Kilian, B., Muehlbauer, G. J., Stein, N. & 1 others, Waugh, R., 1 Sep 2016, In : Nature Genetics. 48, 9, p. 1024-1030 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 89 Citations (Scopus)

    Evolution of the grain dispersal system in barley

    Pourkheirandish, M., Hensel, G., Kilian, B., Senthil, N., Chen, G., Sameri, M., Azhaguvel, P., Sakuma, S., Dhanagond, S., Sharma, R., Mascher, M., Himmelbach, A., Gottwald, S., Nair, S. K., Tagiri, A., Yukuhiro, F., Nagamura, Y., Kanamori, H., Matsumoto, T., Willcox, G. & 9 others, Middleton, C. P., Wicker, T., Walther, A., Waugh, R., Fincher, G. B., Stein, N., Kumlehn, J., Sato, K. & Komatsuda, T., 30 Jul 2015, In : Cell. 162, 3, p. 527-539 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 98 Citations (Scopus)