Dr Martin Mascher

Head of Junior Research Group
Domestication Genomics

iDiv publications


Chen, C., Clark, B., Martin, M., Matny, O., Steffenson, B. J., Franckowiak, J. D., Mascher, M., Singh, D., Perovic, D., Richardson, T., Periyannan, S., Lagudah, E. S., Park, R. F., Dracatos, P. M.

(2020): Ancient BED-domain-containing immune receptor from wild barley confers widely effective resistance to leaf rust. bioRxiv (in press)

Haas, M., Himmelbach, A., Mascher, M.

(2020): The contribution of cis- and trans-acting variants to gene regulation in wild and domesticated barley under cold stress and control conditions. Journal of Experimental Botany eraa036

Dreissig, S., M. Mascher, S. Heckmann

(2019): Variation in Recombination Rate Is Shaped by Domestication and Environmental Conditions in Barley. Molecular Biology and Evolution 36(9), 2029-2039

Gutierrez-Gonzalez, J. J., Mascher, M., Poland, J., Muehlbauer, G. J.

(2019): Dense genotyping-by-sequencing linkage maps of two Synthetic W7984×Opata reference populations provide insights into wheat structural diversity. Scientific Reports 9, 1793

Haas, M., Schreiber, M., Mascher, M.

(2019): Domestication and crop evolution of wheat and barley: Genes, genomics, and future directions. Journal of Integrative Plant Biology 61(3), 204-25

Jayakodi, M., Schreiber, M., Mascher, M.

(2019): Sweet genes in melon and watermelon. Nature Genetics 51(11), 1572-1573

Maccaferri, M., Harris, N. S., Twardziok, S. O., Pasam, R. K., Gundlach, H., Spannagl, M., Ormanbekova, D., Lux, T., Prade, V. M., Milner, S. G., Himmelbach, A., Mascher, M., et al.

(2019): Durum wheat genome highlights past domestication signatures and future improvement targets. Nature Genetics 51(5), 885-95

Mascher, M., M. Schreiber, U. Scholz, A. Graner, J. C. Reif and N. Stein

(2019): Genebank genomics bridges the gap between the conservation of crop diversity and plant breeding. Nature Genetics 51(7), 1076-1081

Milne, R. J., Dibley, K. E., Schnippenkoetter, W., Mascher, M., Lui, A. C. W., Wang, L. X., Lo, C., Ashton, A. R., Ryan, P. R., Lagudah, E. S.

(2019): The Wheat Lr67 Gene from the Sugar Transport Protein 13 Family Confers Multipathogen Resistance in Barley. Plant Physiology 179(4), 1285-97

Milner, S. G., Jost, M., Taketa, S., Mazón, E. R., Himmelbach, A., Oppermann, M., Weise, S., Knüpffer, H., Basterrechea, M., König, P., ..., Mascher, M., Stein, N.

(2019): Genebank genomics highlights the diversity of a global barley collection. Nature Genetics 51(2), 319-26

Monat, C., Padmarasu, S., Lux, T., Wicker, T., Gundlach, H., Himmelbach, A., Ens, J., Li, C. D., Muehlbauer, G. J., Schulman, A. H., ..., Mascher, M.

(2019): TRITEX: chromosome-scale sequence assembly of Triticeae genomes with open-source tools. Genome Biology 20(1)

Monat, C., Schreiber, M., Stein, N., Mascher, M.

(2019): Prospects of pan-genomics in barley. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 132(3), 785-96

Schreiber, M., Himmelbach, A., Börner, A., Mascher, M.

(2019): Genetic diversity and relationship of domesticated rye and its wild relatives as revealed through genotyping-by-sequencing. Evolutionary Applications 12(1), 66-77

Himmelbach, A., Ruban, A., Walde, I., Šimková, H., Doležel, J., Hastie, A., Stein, N., Mascher, M.

(2018): Discovery of multi-megabase polymorphic inversions by chromosome conformation capture sequencing in large-genome plant species. The Plant Journal 96(6), 1309-16

International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium

(2018): Shifting the limits in wheat research and breeding using a fully annotated reference genome. Science 361(6403)

Muñoz-Amatriaín, M., Mascher, M.

(2018): Sequence Diversity and Structural Variation. In: Stein, N., Muehlbauer, G. J. (Eds.) The Barley Genome Springer International Publishing, Basel, p. 109-22

Schreiber, M., Stein, N., Mascher, M.

(2018): Genomic approaches for studying crop evolution. Genome Biology 19, 140

Avni, R., Nave, M., Barad, O., Baruch, K., Twardziok, S. O., Gundlach, H., Hale, I., Mascher, M., Spannagl, M., Wiebe, K., et al.

(2017): Wild emmer genome architecture and diversity elucidate wheat evolution and domestication. Science 357(6346), 93-96

Beier, S., Himmelbach, A., Colmsee, ..., Zhang, G., Braumann, I., Li, C., Waugh, R., Scholz, U., Stein, N., Mascher, M.

(2017): Construction of a map-based reference genome sequence for barley, Hordeum vulgare L. Scientific Data 4(170044)

Beier, S., Thiel, T., Munch, T., Scholz, U., Mascher, M.

(2017): MISA-web: a web server for microsatellite prediction. Bioinformatics 33(16), 2583-85

Dreissig, S., Fuchs, J., Himmelbach, A., Mascher, M., Houben, A.

(2017): Sequencing of Single Pollen Nuclei Reveals Meiotic Recombination Events at Megabase Resolution and Circumvents Segregation Distortion Caused by Postmeiotic Processes. Frontiers in Plant Science 8(1620)

Mascher, M., Gundlach, H., Himmelbach, A., Beier, S., Twardziok, S. O., Wicker, T., Radchuk, V., Dockter, C., Hedley, P. E., Russell, J., et al.

(2017): A chromosome conformation capture ordered sequence of the barley genome. Nature 544(7651), 427-33

Wendler, N., Mascher, M., Himmelbach, A., Bini, F., Kumlehn, J., Stein, N.

(2017): A High-Density, Sequence-Enriched Genetic Map of Hordeum bulbosum and Its Collinearity to H. vulgare. The Plant Genome 10(3)

Wicker, T., Schulman, A. H., Tanskanen, J., Spannagl, M., Twardziok, S., Mascher, M., Springer, N. M., Li, Q., Waugh, R., Li, C., et al.

(2017): The repetitive landscape of the 5100 Mbp barley genome. Mobile DNA 8(1), 22

Mascher, M., Schuenemann, V. J., Davidovich, U., Marom, N., Himmelbach, A., Hubner, S., Korol, A., David, M., Reiter, E., Riehl, S., Schreiber, M., et al.

(2016): Genomic analysis of 6,000-year-old cultivated grain illuminates the domestication history of barley. Nature Genetics 48(9), 1089-93

Russell, J., Mascher, M., Dawson, I. K., Kyriakidis, S., Calixto, C., Freund, F., Bayer, M., Milne, I., Marshall-Griffiths, T., Heinen, S., et al.

(2016): Exome sequencing of geographically diverse barley landraces and wild relatives gives insights into environmental adaptation. Nature Genetics 48(9), 1024
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