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Dr Peter Walley BSc. (Hons) MSc. PhD. FHEA

Lecturer in Genetics, N8 AgriFood Fellow, PI Crop Genetic Improvement Research Group Functional and Comparative Genomics

    Publications

    2020

    Identification and QTL mapping of resistance to Turnip yellows virus (TuYV) in oilseed rape, Brassica napus (Journal article)

    Hackenberg, D., Asare-Bediako, E., Baker, A., Walley, P. G., Jenner, C., Greer, S., . . . Walsh, J. (2020). Identification and QTL mapping of resistance to Turnip yellows virus (TuYV) in oilseed rape, Brassica napus. Theoretical and Applied Genetics: international journal of plant breeding research, 133, 383-393. doi:10.1007/s00122-019-03469-z

    DOI: 10.1007/s00122-019-03469-z

    2019

    Assembly and characterisation of a unique onion diversity set identifies resistance to Fusarium basal rot and improved seedling vigour (Journal article)

    Taylor, A., Teakle, G. R., Walley, P. G., Finch-Savage, W. E., Jackson, A. C., Jones, J. E., . . . Clarkson, J. P. (2019). Assembly and characterisation of a unique onion diversity set identifies resistance to Fusarium basal rot and improved seedling vigour. THEORETICAL AND APPLIED GENETICS, 132(12), 3245-3264. doi:10.1007/s00122-019-03422-0

    DOI: 10.1007/s00122-019-03422-0

    Trait analysis reveals DOG1 determines initial depth of seed dormancy, but not changes during dormancy cycling that result in seedling emergence timing. (Journal article)

    Footitt, S., Walley, P. G., Lynn, J. R., Hambidge, A. J., Penfield, S., & Finch-Savage, W. E. (2020). Trait analysis reveals DOG1 determines initial depth of seed dormancy, but not changes during dormancy cycling that result in seedling emergence timing.. The New phytologist. doi:10.1111/nph.16081

    DOI: 10.1111/nph.16081

    2018

    Addressing the threat of climate change to agriculture requires improving crop resilience to short-term abiotic stress (Journal article)

    Beacham, A. M., Hand, P., Barker, G. C., Denby, K. J., Teakle, G. R., Walley, P. G., & Monaghan, J. M. (2018). Addressing the threat of climate change to agriculture requires improving crop resilience to short-term abiotic stress. OUTLOOK ON AGRICULTURE, 47(4), 270-276. doi:10.1177/0030727018807722

    DOI: 10.1177/0030727018807722

    2017

    Genome-Wide Linkage and Association Mapping of Halo Blight Resistance in Common Bean to Race 6 of the Globally Important Bacterial Pathogen (Journal article)

    Tock, A. J., Fourie, D., Walley, P. G., Holub, E. B., Soler, A., Cichy, K. A., . . . Miklas, P. (2017). Genome-Wide Linkage and Association Mapping of Halo Blight Resistance in Common Bean to Race 6 of the Globally Important Bacterial Pathogen. Frontiers in Plant Science, 8. doi:10.3389/fpls.2017.01170

    DOI: 10.3389/fpls.2017.01170

    Population Structure of Sclerotinia subarctica and Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in England, Scotland and Norway (Journal article)

    Clarkson, J. P., Warmington, R. J., Walley, P. G., Denton-Giles, M., Barbetti, M. J., Brodal, G., & Nordskog, B. (2017). Population Structure of Sclerotinia subarctica and Sclerotinia sclerotiorum in England, Scotland and Norway. FRONTIERS IN MICROBIOLOGY, 8. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2017.00490

    DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.00490

    Towards new sources of resistance to the currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri) (Journal article)

    Walley, P. G., Hough, G., Moore, J. D., Carder, J., Elliott, M., Mead, A., . . . Collier, R. (2017). Towards new sources of resistance to the currant-lettuce aphid (Nasonovia ribisnigri). Molecular Breeding, 37(1). doi:10.1007/s11032-016-0606-4

    DOI: 10.1007/s11032-016-0606-4

    2016

    Trait to gene analysis reveals that allelic variation in three genes determines seed vigour (Journal article)

    Morris, K., Barker, G. C., Walley, P. G., Lynn, J. R., & Finch-Savage, W. E. (2016). Trait to gene analysis reveals that allelic variation in three genes determines seed vigour. New Phytologist, 212(4), 964-976. doi:10.1111/nph.14102

    DOI: 10.1111/nph.14102

    2015

    Chapter 12: Biotechnology and Genomics: Exploiting the Potential of CWR (Chapter)

    Walley, P. G., & Moore, J. D. (2015). Chapter 12: Biotechnology and Genomics: Exploiting the Potential of CWR. In Crop Wild Relatives and Climate Change (pp. 212-223). Wiley-Blackwell.

    2014

    Transcriptome and methylome profiling reveals relics of genome dominance in the mesopolyploid Brassica oleracea (Journal article)

    Parkin, I. A. P., Koh, C., Tang, H., Robinson, S. J., Kagale, S., Clarke, W. E., . . . Sharpe, A. G. (2014). Transcriptome and methylome profiling reveals relics of genome dominance in the mesopolyploid Brassica oleracea. GENOME BIOLOGY, 15(6). doi:10.1186/gb-2014-15-6-r77

    DOI: 10.1186/gb-2014-15-6-r77

    2013

    Genetic regulation of glucoraphanin accumulation in Beneforté ® broccoli (Journal article)

    Traka, M. H., Saha, S., Huseby, S., Kopriva, S., Walley, P. G., Barker, G. C., . . . Mithen, R. F. (2013). Genetic regulation of glucoraphanin accumulation in Beneforté ® broccoli. New Phytologist, 198(4), 1085-1095. doi:10.1111/nph.12232

    DOI: 10.1111/nph.12232

    2012

    High-Resolution Mapping of a Fruit Firmness-Related Quantitative Trait Locus in Tomato Reveals Epistatic Interactions Associated with a Complex Combinatorial Locus (Journal article)

    Chapman, N. H., Bonnet, J., Grivet, L., Lynn, J., Graham, N., Smith, R., . . . Seymour, G. B. (2012). High-Resolution Mapping of a Fruit Firmness-Related Quantitative Trait Locus in Tomato Reveals Epistatic Interactions Associated with a Complex Combinatorial Locus. PLANT PHYSIOLOGY, 159(4), 1644-1657. doi:10.1104/pp.112.200634

    DOI: 10.1104/pp.112.200634

    Developing genetic resources for pre-breeding in Brassica oleracea L.: an overview of the UK perspective (Journal article)

    Walley, P. G., Teakle, G. R., Moore, J. D., Allender, C. J., Pink, D. A. C., Buchanan-Wollaston, V., & Barker, G. C. (2012). Developing genetic resources for pre-breeding in Brassica oleracea L.: an overview of the UK perspective. Journal of Plant Biotechnology, 39(1), 62-68. doi:10.5010/jpb.2012.39.1.062

    DOI: 10.5010/jpb.2012.39.1.062

    A new broccoli x broccoli immortal mapping population and framework genetic map: tools for breeders and complex trait analysis (Journal article)

    Walley, P. G., Carder, J., Skipper, E., Mathas, E., Lynn, J., Pink, D., & Buchanan-Wollaston, V. (2012). A new broccoli x broccoli immortal mapping population and framework genetic map: tools for breeders and complex trait analysis. THEORETICAL AND APPLIED GENETICS, 124(3), 467-484. doi:10.1007/s00122-011-1721-6

    DOI: 10.1007/s00122-011-1721-6

    2011

    Chapter 5 – Brassica (Chapter)

    Walley, P. G., & Buchanan – Wollaston, V. (2011). Chapter 5 – Brassica. In L. Terry (Ed.), Health promoting properties of fruit and vegetables (pp. 74-89). UK: CABI.