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Scott A Jackson

Selected Publications

Jackson, S. A. (2010). Genomic and Expression Plasticity of Polyploidy. Current Opinions in Plant Biol, 13, 1-7.

Jackson, S. A. (2010). Paleogenomic analysis of the short arm of chromosome 3 reveals the history of the African and Asian progenitors of cultivated rice.. Genome Biol, 2010, 132 - 139.

Jackson, S. A. (2010). Orthologous comparisons of the Hd1 region across genera reveal Hd1 genelability within diploid Oryza species and disruptions to microsynteny in sorghum. Mol Biol Evol, doi:10.1093/molbev/msq133.

Jackson, S. A. (2010). Genome sequence of the paleopolyploid soybean (Glycine max (L.) Merr.). Nature, 463, 178-183.

Jackson, S. A. (2010). Structural and functional divergence of a 1-Mb duplicated region in the soybean (Glycine max) genome and comparison to Phaseolus vulgaris. Plant Cell, 22, 2545-2561.

Jackson, S. A. (in press). Rice structural variation: a comparative analysis of structural variation between rice and three of its closest relatives in the genus Oryza. Plant J.

Jackson, S. A. (2010). Evolutionary conservation, diversity and specificity of LTR-retrotransposons in flowering plants: new insights from genome-wide analysis and multi-specific comparison. Plant J, 0.1111/j.1365-313X.2010.04263.x.

Jackson, S. A. (in press). Whole-genome sequencing and intensive analysis of the undomesticated soybean (Glycine soja Sieb. and Zucc.) genome. Proc Natl Acad Sci.

Tian, Z., Rizzon, C., Du, J., Gaut, B. S., Bennetzen, J. S., Jackson, S. A., & Ma, J. S. (2009). Genetic recombination shapes the genome-wide pattern of DNA acquisition and elimination mediated by LTR-retrotransposons in rice. Genome Res., 10.1101/gr.083899.108.

Varshney, R., Singh, N. K., Kulwal, P. L., McCombie, R., Jackson, S. A., & Cook, D. (2009). Pigeonpea genomics initiative (PGI): an international effort towards improving crop productivity of pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan L.).. Molecular Breeding, 10.1007/s11032-009-9327-2.

Awards & Honors

(2009) Advisory Board Chair. Genome Canada.

(2009) Honorary member. Gamma Sigma Delta.

(2009) Million dollar club. College of Agriculture.

(2009) Review and Advisory Panel. Generation Challenge Program.

(2008) University Faculty Scholoar. Purdue University.

(2008) Visiting Professor. University of Perpignan, Perpignan France.

(2006) 2006 Heyne Lecturer. Kansas State University.

(2006) Chair of International Soybean Genome Sequencing Project. International Soybean Genome Sequencing Project.

(2006) Member of the International Coordinating Committee. International Rice Functional Genomics Symposium.

(2006) Member, Soybean Genetics Executive Committee. soybean Genetics Executive Committee.