Wayne Powell

Prof

  • West Mains Road, Kings Buildings

    EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

1980 …2020

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2020

Genome-wide analysis of epigenetic and transcriptional changes associated with heterosis in pigeonpea

Sinha, P., Singh, V. K., Saxena, R. K., Kale, S. M., Li, Y., Garg, V., Meifang, T., Khan, A. W., Kim, K. D., Chitikineni, A., Saxena, K. B., Sameer Kumar, C. V., Liu, X., Xu, X., Jackson, S., Powell, W., Nevo, E., Searle, I. R., Lodha, M. & Varshney, R. K., 3 Feb 2020, In : Plant Biotechnology Journal. 18, 8, p. 1697-1710 14 p.

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Globally rare oceanic-montane liverworts with disjunct distributions: evidence for long-distance dispersal

Flagmeier, M., Squirrell, J., Woodhead, M., Long, D. G., Bell, N. E., Russell, J., Powell, W. & Hollingsworth, P. M., 1 Oct 2020, In : Biodiversity and Conservation. 29, p. 3245-3264 20 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Origin specific genomic selection: a simple process to optimize the favorable contribution of parents to progeny

Yang, C. J., Sharma, R., Gorjanc, G., Hearne, S. J., Powell, W. & Mackay, I., 1 Jul 2020, In : G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics. 10, 7, p. 2445-2455 11 p.

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Population structure and genetic diversity in red clover (Trifolium pratense L.) germplasm

Jones, C., De Vega, J., Lloyd, D., Hegarty, M., Ayling, S., Powell, W. & Skøt, L., 20 May 2020, In : Scientific Reports. 10, 1, 8364.

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RNA-seq Reveals Differentially Expressed Genes between Two indica Inbred Rice Genotypes Associated with Drought-Yield QTLs

Ereful, N. C., Liu, L-Y., Greenland, A., Powell, W., Mackay, I. & Leung, H., 28 Apr 2020, In : Agronomy. 10, 5, 621.

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2019

Integrating a newly developed BAC-based physical mapping resource for Lolium perenne with a genome-wide association study across a L. perenne European ecotype collection identifies genomic contexts associated with agriculturally important traits

Harper, J., De Vega, J., Swain, S., Heavens, D., Gasior, D., Thomas, A., Evans, C., Lovatt, A., Lister, S., Thorogood, D., Skot, L., Hegarty, M., Blackmore, T., Kudrna, D., Byrne, S., Asp, T., Powell, W., Fernandez-Fuentes, N. & Armstead, I., 8 May 2019, In : Annals of Botany. 123, 6, p. 977-992 16 p., mcy230.

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2018

B chromosomes are associated with redistribution of genetic recombination towards lower recombination chromosomal regions in perennial ryegrass

Harper, J., Phillips, D., Thomas, A., Gasior, D., Evans, C., Powell, W., King, J., King, I., Jenkins, G. & Armstead, I., 21 Mar 2018, In : Journal of Experimental Botany. 69, 8, p. 1861 - 1871 11 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
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2017

Genomic prediction unifies animal and plant breeding programs to form platforms for biological discovery

Implementing Genomic Selection in CGIAR Breeding Programs Workshop Participants, 1 Sep 2017, In : Nature Genetics. 49, 9, p. 1297 - 1303 7 p.

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77 Citations (Scopus)
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2016

Analysis of allelic imbalance in rice hybrids under water stress and association of asymmetrically expressed genes with drought-response QTLs

Ereful, NC., Liu, L-Y., Tsai, E., Kao, S-M., Dixit, S., Mauleon, R., Malabanan, K., Thomson, M., Laurena, A., Lee, D., Mackay, I., Greenland, A., Powell, W. & Leung, H., 2016, In : Rice. 9, 50, 15 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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Germplasm dynamics: The role of ecotypic diversity in shaping the patterns of genetic variation in Lolium perenne

Blackmore, T., Thorogood, D., Skøt, L., McMahon, R., Powell, W. & Hegarty, M., 3 Mar 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 22603.

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9 Citations (Scopus)
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Implementation of genomic prediction in Lolium perenne (L.) breeding populations

Grinberg, N. F., Lovatt, A., Hegarty, M., Lovatt, A., Skøt, K. P., Kelly, R., Blackmore, T., Thorogood, D., King, R. D., Armstead, I., Powell, W. & Skøt, L., 12 Feb 2016, In : Frontiers in Plant Science. 7, 133.

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29 Citations (Scopus)
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2015

Barley: a translational model for adaptation to climate change

Dawson, I. K., Russell, J., Powell, W., Steffenson, B., Thomas, W. T. B. & Waugh, R., 21 Jan 2015, In : New Phytologist. 206, 3, p. 913-931 19 p.

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81 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative genetic diversity in a sample of pony breeds from the U.K. and North America: a case study in the conservation of global genetic resources

Winton, C. L., Plante, Y., Hind, P., McMahon, R., Hegarty, M. J., McEwan, N. R., Davies-Morel, M. C. G., Morgan, C. M., Powell, W. & Nash, D. M., 31 Jul 2015, In : Ecology and Evolution. 5, 16, p. 3507-22 16 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
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Genetic–geographic correlation revealed across a broad European ecotypic sample of perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne) using array-based SNP genotyping

Blackmore, T., Thomas, I., McMahon, R., Powell, W. & Hegarty, M., Oct 2015, In : Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 128, 10, p. 1917-1932 16 p.

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16 Citations (Scopus)
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Red clover (Trifolium pratense L.) draft genome provides a platform for trait improvement

De Vega, J. J., Ayling, S., Hegarty, M., Kudrna, D., Goicoechea, J. L., Ergon, Å., Rognli, O. A., Jones, C., Swain, M., Geurts, R., Lang, C., Mayer, K. F. X., Rössner, S., Yates, S., Webb, K. J., Donnison, I. S., Oldroyd, G. E. D., Wing, R. A., Caccamo, M., Powell, W. & 2 others, Abberton, M. T. & Skøt, L., 30 Nov 2015, In : Scientific Reports. 5, 17394.

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2014

Rapid marker-assisted development of advanced recombinant lines from barley starch mutants

Howell, P., Leigh, F., Bates, R., Gosman, N., Trafford, K., Powell, W., Smith, A. M. & Greenland, A., 2014, In : Molecular Breeding. 33, 1, p. 243-248 6 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Use of advanced recombinant lines to study the impact and potential of mutations affecting starch synthesis in barley

Howard, T. P., Fahy, B., Leigh, F., Howell, P., Powell, W., Greenland, A., Trafford, K. & Smith, A. M., Mar 2014, In : Journal of Cereal Science. 59, 2, p. 196-202 7 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)
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2013

DNA evidence for multiple introductions of barley into Europe following dispersed domestications in western Asia

Jones, G., Charles, M. P., Jones, M. K., Colledge, S., Leigh, F. J., Lister, D. A., Smith, L. M. J., Powell, W., Brown, T. A. & Jones, H., 2013, In : Antiquity. 87, 337, p. 701-713 13 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic characterization and mapping of the Rht-1 homoeologs and flanking sequences in wheat

Wilhelm, E. P., Howells, R. M., Al-Kaff, N., Jia, J., Baker, C., Leverington-Waite, M. A., Griffiths, S., Greenland, A. J., Boulton, M. I. & Powell, W., May 2013, In : TAG. Theoretical and applied genetics. Theoretische und angewandte Genetik. 126, 5, p. 1321-36 16 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic diversity and phylogenetic analysis of native mountain ponies of Britain and Ireland reveals a novel rare population

Winton, C. L., Hegarty, M. J., McMahon, R., Slavov, G. T., McEwan, N. R., Davies-Morel, M. C., Morgan, C. M., Powell, W. & Nash, D. M., Apr 2013, In : Ecology and Evolution. 3, 4, p. 934-947 14 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
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Genotype analysis of the wheat semidwarf Rht-B1b and Rht-D1b ancestral lineage

Wilhelm, E. P., Boulton, M. I., Barber, T. E. S., Greenland, A. J. & Powell, W., Dec 2013, In : Plant Breeding. 132, 6, p. 539-545 7 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Genotyping by RAD sequencing enables mapping of fatty acid composition traits in perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne (L.))

Hegarty, M., Yadav, R., Lee, M., Armstead, I., Sanderson, R., Scollan, N., Powell, W. & Skøt, L., Jun 2013, In : Plant Biotechnology Journal. 11, 5, p. 572-81 10 p.

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44 Citations (Scopus)
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Haplotype dictionary for the Rht-1 loci in wheat

Wilhelm, E. P., Mackay, I. J., Saville, R. J., Korolev, A. V., Balfourier, F., Greenland, A. J., Boulton, M. I. & Powell, W., Jul 2013, In : TAG. Theoretical and applied genetics. Theoretische und angewandte Genetik. 126, 7, p. 1733-47 15 p.

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34 Citations (Scopus)

Remnant genetic diversity detected in an ancient crop: Triticum dicoccon Schrank landraces from Asturias, Spain

Leigh, F. J., Oliveira, H. R., Mackay, I., Jones, H., Smith, L., Wolters, P., Charles, M., Jones, M., Powell, W., Brown, T. A. & Jones, G., Jan 2013, In : Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution. 60, 1, p. 355-365 11 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Rht-1 and Ppd-D1 associations with height, GA sensitivity, and days to heading in a worldwide bread wheat collection

Wilhelm, E. P., Boulton, M. I., Al-Kaff, N., Balfourier, F., Bordes, J., Greenland, A., Powell, W. & Mackay, I., Sep 2013, In : TAG. Theoretical and applied genetics. Theoretische und angewandte Genetik. 126, 9, p. 2233-2243 11 p.

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36 Citations (Scopus)

Using diversity of the chloroplast genome to examine evolutionary history of wheat species

Leigh, F., Mackay, I., Oliveira, H. R., Gosman, N., Horsnell, R., Jones, H., White, J., Powell, W. & Brown, T. A., Aug 2013, In : Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution. 60, 6, p. 1831–1842 12 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Molecular, phylogenetic and comparative genomic analysis of the cytokinin oxidase/dehydrogenase gene family in the Poaceae

Mameaux, S., Cockram, J., Thiel, T., Steuernagel, B., Stein, N., Taudien, S., Jack, P., Werner, P., Gray, J. C., Greenland, A. J. & Powell, W., Jan 2012, In : Plant Biotechnology Journal. 10, 1, p. 67-82 16 p.

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28 Citations (Scopus)

Phylogeographic analysis of barley DNA as evidence for the spread of Neolithic agriculture through Europe

Jones, G., Jones, H., Charles, M. P., Jones, M. K., Colledge, S., Leigh, F. J., Lister, D. A., Smith, L. M. J., Powell, W. & Brown, T. A., 2012, In : Journal of Archaeological Science. 39, 10, p. 3230-3238 9 p.

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37 Citations (Scopus)

Snapshots of gene expression in rice: limitations for allelic expression imbalance determination

Akkinepalli, H., Ereful, N., Liu, Y., Malabanan, K., Howells, R., Stamati, K., Powell, W., Leung, H., Greenland, A., Mackay, I. & Lee, D., May 2012, In : Mammalian Genome. 55, 5, p. 400-6 7 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
2011

Evolutionary history of barley cultivation in Europe revealed by genetic analysis of extant landraces

Jones, H., Civáň, P., Cockram, J., Leigh, F. J., Smith, L. M., Jones, M. K., Charles, M. P., Molina-Cano, J-L., Powell, W., Jones, G. & Brown, T. A., 2 Nov 2011, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 11, p. 320

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35 Citations (Scopus)
2009

A quantitative genomic imbalance gene expression assay in a hexaploid species: Wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Stamati, K., Mackay, I. & Powell, W., 2009, In : Genome Biology. 52, 1, p. 89-94 6 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Asymmetric allele-specific expression in relation to developmental variation and drought stress in barley hybrids

von Korff, M., Radovic, S., Choumane, W., Stamati, K., Udupa, S. M., Grando, S., Ceccarelli, S., Mackay, I., Powell, W., Baum, M. & Morgante, M., Jul 2009, In : Plant Soil. 59, 1, p. 14-26 13 p.

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34 Citations (Scopus)

Detection of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) using isothermal amplification of target DNA sequences

Lee, D., La Mura, M., Allnutt, T. R. & Powell, W., 2 Feb 2009, In : Animal Biotechnology. 9, p. 7

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82 Citations (Scopus)

G-string slippage turns white rice red

Lee, D., Lupotto, E. & Powell, W., May 2009, In : Mammalian Genome. 52, 5, p. 490-3 4 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Isothermal amplification of genetically modified DNA sequences directly from plant tissues lowers the barriers to high-throughput and field-based genotyping

Lee, D., La Mura, M., Allnutt, T., Powell, W. & Greenland, A., 28 Oct 2009, In : Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 57, 20, p. 9400-2 3 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Rapid identification of the three homoeologues of the wheat dwarfing gene Rht using a novel PCR-based screen of three-dimensional BAC pools

Febrer, M., Wilhelm, E., Al-Kaff, N., Wright, J., Powell, W., Bevan, M. W. & Boulton, M. I., Dec 2009, In : Mammalian Genome. 52, 12, p. 993-1000 8 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)

The complex origins of domesticated crops in the Fertile Crescent

Brown, T. A., Jones, M. K., Powell, W. & Allaby, R. G., Feb 2009, In : Trends in ecology & evolution. 24, 2, p. 103-9 7 p.

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167 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Adapting to a new climate

Brown, T., Jones, H., Smith, L. & Powell, W., 2008, In : Planet Earth. WINTER, p. 28-29 2 p.

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Association mapping of partitioning loci in barley

Cockram, J., White, J., Leigh, F. J., Lea, V. J., Chiapparino, E., Laurie, D. A., Mackay, I. J., Powell, W. & O'Sullivan, D. M., 18 Feb 2008, In : BMC Genetics. 9, 16.

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71 Citations (Scopus)

Population-based resequencing reveals that the flowering time adaptation of cultivated barley originated east of the Fertile Crescent

Jones, H., Leigh, F. J., Mackay, I., Bower, M. A., Smith, L. M. J., Charles, M. P., Jones, G., Jones, M. K., Brown, T. A. & Powell, W., Oct 2008, In : Molecular Biology and Evolution. 25, 10, p. 2211-9 9 p.

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143 Citations (Scopus)

The genetic diversity of UK, US and Australian cultivars of Triticum aestivum measured by DArT markers and considered by genome

White, J., Law, J. R., MacKay, I., Chalmers, K. J., Smith, J. S. C., Kilian, A. & Powell, W., 2008, In : Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 116, 3, p. 439-453 15 p.

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84 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Development of EST-derived microsatellite markers for Arabidopsis lyrata subspecies petraea (L.)

Woodhead, M., Russell, J., Squirrell, J., Hollingsworth, P. M., Cardle, L., Gibby, M. & Powell, W., 2007, In : Molecular Ecology Notes. 7, 4, p. 631-634 4 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular barley breeding

Rae, S. J., Macaulay, M., Ramsay, L., Leigh, F., Matthews, D., O'Sullivan, D. M., Donini, P., Morris, P. C., Powell, W., Marshall, D. F., Waugh, R. & Thomas, W. T. B., 2007, In : Euphytica. 158, 3, p. 295-303 9 p.

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25 Citations (Scopus)
2006

Extreme population-dependent linkage disequilibrium detected in an inbreeding plant species, Hordeum vulgare

Caldwell, K. S., Russell, J., Langridge, P. & Powell, W., Jan 2006, In : Genetics. 172, 1, p. 557-67 11 p.

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179 Citations (Scopus)
2005

Analysis of the distribution of marker classes in a genetic linkage map: A case study in Norway spruce (Picea abies karst)

Scotti, I., Burelli, A., Cattonaro, F., Chagné, D., Fuller, J., Hedley, P. E., Jansson, G., Lalanne, C., Madur, D., Neale, D., Plomion, C., Powell, W., Troggio, M. & Morgante, M., 2005, In : Tree Genetics and Genomes. 1, 3, p. 93-102 10 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Chloroplast DNA microsatellite analysis supports a polyphyletic origin for barley

Molina-Cano, J-L., Russell, J. R., Moralejo, M. A., Escacena, J. L., Arias, G. & Powell, W., 2005, In : Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 110, 4, p. 613-619 7 p.

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55 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative analysis of population genetic structure in Athyrium distentifolium (Pteridophyta) using AFLPs and SSRs from anonymous and transcribed gene regions

Woodhead, M., Russell, J., Squirrell, J., Hollingsworth, P. M., Mackenzie, K., Gibby, M. & Powell, W., 2005, In : Molecular Ecology. 14, 6, p. 1681-1695 15 p.

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113 Citations (Scopus)

Genomic microsatellite adaptive divergence of wild barley by microclimatic stress in 'Evolution Canyon', Israel

Nevo, E., Beharav, A., Meyer, R. C., Hackett, C. A., Forster, B. P., Russell, J. R. & Powell, W., 2005, In : Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 84, 2, p. 205-224 20 p.

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52 Citations (Scopus)

Isolation of high molecular weight DNA suitable for BAC library construction from woody perennial soft-fruit species

Hein, I., Williamson, S., Russell, J. & Powell, W., Jan 2005, In : BioTechniques. 38, 1, p. 69-71 3 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)
2004

A comparison of sequence-based polymorphism and haplotype content in transcribed and anonymous regions of the barley genome

Russell, J., Booth, A., Fuller, J., Harrower, B., Hedley, P., Machray, G. & Powell, W., Apr 2004, In : Genome Biology. 47, 2, p. 389-98 10 p.

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98 Citations (Scopus)