Recent Publications

Fresnedo-Ramírez, J., Frett, T.J., Sandefur, P.J., Salgado-Rojas, A., Clark, J.R., Gasic, K., Peace, C.P., Anderson, N., Hartmann, T.P., Byrne, D.H., Bink, M.C.A.M, Van de Weg, E., Crisosto, C.H. and Gradziel, T.M. (2016) QTL mapping and breeding value estimation through pedigree-based analysis of fruit size and weight in four diverse peach breeding programs. Tree Genetics and Genomes

Bielenberg, D., Raugh, B., Reighard, G., Fan, S., Wells, C., Gasic, K. and Okie, W. (2015) Genotyping by sequencing for SNP-based linkage map construction and QTL analysis of chilling requirement and bloom date in peach [Prunus persica (L.) Batsch]. PLoS ONE 10(10):e0139406.doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0139406.

Glenn, M.D. and Gasic, K. (2015) Influence of within year treatments and between year environmental differences on peach leaf ash and carbon isotopic discrimination responses. Scientia Hort. 193:258-260.

Guajardo, V., Solís, S., Sagredo, B., Gainza, F., Muñoz, C., Gasic, K. and Hinrichsen, P. (2015) Construction of high density sweet cherry (Prunus avium L.) linkage maps using microsatellite markers and SNPs detected by genotyping-by-sequencing (GBS). PLoS ONE 10(5): e0127750. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0127750.

Fresnedo-Ramírez. J., Bink, M.C.A.M., van de Weg, E., Famula, T.R., Crisosto, C.H., Frett, T.J., Gasic, K., Peace, C.P. and Gradziel, T.M. (2015) QTL mapping of pomological traits in peach and related species breeding germplasm. Molecular Breeding 35:166 DOI 10.1007/s11032-015-0357-7.

Gasic, K., Reighard, G., Windham, J. and Ognjanov, M. (2015) Relationship between fruit maturity at harvest and fruit quality in peach. Acta Horticulturae 1084:643-348

Gasic, K., Reighard, G.L.R, Okie, W.R., Clark, J., Gradziel, T., Byrne, D., Peace, C., Stegmeir, T., Rosyara, U. and Iezzoni, A. (2015) Bacterial spot resistance in peach: Functional allele distribution in breeding germplasm. Acta Horticulturae 1084:69-74.

Yue, C., Gallardo, K., Luby, J., Rhin, A., McFerson, J., McCracken, V., Gradziel, T., Gasic, K., Reighard, G., Clark, J. and Iezzoni, A. (2014) An evaluation of U.S. peach producers’ trait prioritization: Evidence from audience surveys. HortScience, 49(10):1309-1314.

Brown, A.F., Yousef, G., Guzman, I., Chebrolu, K., Perkins, P., Parker, M. and Gasic, K. (2014) Variation of Carotenoids and Polyphenolics in Peach (Prunus persica L.) and Implications on Breeding for Modified Phytochemical Profiles. JASHS 139:676:686.

Fret, T.J., Reighard, G.L.R, Okie, W.R. and Gasic K. (2014) Mapping Quantitative Trait Loci Associated with Blush in Peach [Prunus persica (L.) Batsch]. Tree Genetics and Genomes 10:367-381

Barac, G., Ognjanov, V., Obreht D., Ljubojevic M., Bosnjakovic D., Pejic I. and Gasic, K. (2014) Genotypic and phenotypic diversity of cherry species collected in Serbia. Plant Molecular Biology Reporter 32:92-108.

Yang, N., Reighard, G., Ritchie, D., Okie, W. and Gasic, K. (2013) Mapping quantitative trait loci associated with resistance to bacterial spot (Xanthomonas arboricola pv. pruni) in peach. Tree Genetics and Genomes 9:573-586 (DOI 10.1007/s11295-012-0580-x).

Frett, T.J., Gasic K., Byrne, D., Clark, J., Crisosto, C. and Gradziel, T. (2012) Standardized phenotyping for peach [Prunus persica (L.) Batsch]. Journal of the American Pomological Society 66(4): 214-219.

Verde, I., Bassil, N., Scalabrin, S., Gilmore, B., Lawley, C.T., Gasic, K., Micheletti, D., Rosyara, U.R., Cattonaro, F., Vendramin, E., Main, D., Aramini, V., Blas, A.L., Mockler, T.C., Bryant, D.W., Wilhelm, L., Troggio, M., Sosinski, B., Aranzana, M.J., Arús, P., Iezzoni, A., Morgante, M. and Peace, C. (2012) Development and evaluation of a 9K SNP array for peach by internationally coordinated SNP detection and validation in breeding germplasm. PLoS One 7(4): e35668. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0035668.

Vimolmangkang, S., Gasic, K., Sori-Guerra, R.E., Rosales-Mendoza, S., Moreno-Fierros, L. and Korban, S.S. (2011) Expression of the nucleocapsid protein of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus (PRRSV) in soybean seed yields an immunogenic antigenic protein. Planta DOI: 10.1007/s00425-011-1523-8.

Sori-Guerra, R.E., Rosales-Mendoza, S., Gasic, K., Band, M., Wisniewski, M.E. and Korban S.S. (2011) Gene expression is highly regulated in early developing fruit of apple. Plant Molecular Biology Reporter DOI 10.1007/s11105-011-0300-y.

Gasic, K., Gonzales, D.O., Thimmapuram, J., Malnoy, M., Gong, G., Han, Y., Vodkin, L.O., Liu, L., Aldwinckle, H.S., Carroll, N., Orvis, K., Goldsbrough, P., Clifton, S., Pape, D., Fulton, L., Martin, J., Theising, B., Wisnieweski ME., Fazio G., Feltus FA., and Korban, S.S. (2009) Comparative genomics analysis and functional annotation of a large expressed sequence tag collection of apple. Plant Genome 2:23-28.

Gasic, K., Han, Y., Kertbundit, S., Shulaev, V., Iezzoni, A.F., Stover, E.W., Bell, R.L., Wisniewski, M.E., and Korban S.S. (2009) EST-SSR transferability among Rosaceae species. Molecular Breeding 23:397-411.

Han, Y., Chagné, D., Gasic, K., Rikkerink, E.H.A., Beever, J.E., Gardiner, S.E. and Korban, S.S. (2009) BAC-end sequence-based SNPs and bin mapping for rapid integration of physical and genetic maps in apple. Genomics 93:282-288.