Dr. Andrew J. Burt

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Research Scientist

Lead scientist for spring wheat breeding program for Eastern Canada. Focussed on variety development and improving agronomic traits, disease resistance, and end use quality.

Key publications

  1. Zhang, W., Ruan, Y., Knox, R.E., Berraies, S., Campbell, H.L., Ragupathy, R., Boyle, K., Polley, B., Henriquez, M.A., Burt, A., Kumar, S., Cuthbert, R.D., Fobert, P.R., Buerstmayr, H., and DePauw, R. 2019. Genome wide association analysis to characterize Fusarium head blight resistance in durum wheat. 1st International Wheat Congress, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, July 21-26, 2019.

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  2. Berraies, S., Cuthbert, R., Knox, R.E., Bokore, F., Ruan, Y., Xiao Fu, B., Henriquez, M.A., Burt, A., Kumar, S., Pozniak, C., N’Diaye, A., Sangha, J., and Meyer, B. 2019. Challenges of trait complexes in spring wheat breeding. 1st International Wheat Congress Saskatoon, Canada, July 21-26, 2019.

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  3. Berraies, S., Cuthbert, R., Knox, R.E., Ruan, Y., Henriquez, M.A., Burt, A., Kumar, S., Pozniak, C., N’Diaye, A. 2019. Quantitative trait loci associated with resistance to fusarium head blight in a CDC hughes x AAC concord derived wheat population. 1st International Wheat Congress Saskatoon, Canada, July 21-26, 2019.

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  4. Ragupathy, R., Ruan, Y., Berraies, S., Campbell, H., Meyer, B., Henriquez, M.A., Kumar, S., Burt, A., Zhang, W., Cuthbert, R.D., Fobert, P., and Knox, R.E. 2019. Genomic Selection for Fusarium Head Blight Resistance in Durum Wheat. XXVII International Plant and Animal Genome Conference, San Diego, CA, USA, January 12-16, 2019.

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  5. Ruan, Y., Barraies, S., Sari, E., Knox, R.E., Cuthbert, R., Piché, I., Henriquez, M.A., Kumar, S., Burt, A., Konkin, D., Campbell, H.L., Li, L., Ragupathy, R., Zhang, W., and Fobert, P.R. 2018. Marker validation for FHB resistance in durum wheat. National Fusarium Head Blight Forum, St. Louis, MO, USA. December 2-4, 2018.

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  6. Ragupathy, R., Ruan, Y., Berraies, S., Campbell, H., Meyer, B., Cuthbert, R.D., Henriquez, M.A., Kumar, S., Burt, A., Zhang, W., Fobert, P., and Knox, R.E. 2018. Genomic selection in durum wheat: prediction accuracies of FHB resistance in a diversity panel and its application in biparental breeding populations. 9th Canadian Workshop on Fusarium Head Blight/4th Canadian Wheat Symposium, Winnipeg, Canada, November 19-22, 2018.

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  7. Ehsan Sari, Wentao Zhang, Peng Gao, Kerry Boyle, Adrian Cabral, David Konkin, Maria Antonia Henriquez, Andrew Burt, Santosh Kumar, Randy Kutcher, Curtis J. Pozniak, Yuefeng Ruan, Ron Knox, and Pierre R. Fobert. 2018. Applying genomics to characterize and improve Fusarium head blight resistance in durum wheat. 9th Canadian Workshop on Fusarium Head Blight/4th Canadian Wheat Symposium, Winnipeg, Canada, November 19-22, 2018.

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  8. Sari, E., Berraies, S., Knox, R.E., Singh, A.K., Ruan, Y., Cuthbert, R.D., Pozniak, C.J., Henriquez, M.A., Kumar, S., Burt, A.J., N'Diaye, A., Konkin, D.J., Cabral, A.L., Campbell, H.L., Wiebe, K., Condie, J., Lokuruge, P., Meyer, B., Fedak, G., Clarke, F.R., Clarke, J.M., Somers, D.J., Fobert, P.R. (2018). High density genetic mapping of Fusarium head blight resistance QTL in tetraploid wheat, 13(10), http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0204362

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  9. Sari, E., Knox, R., Ruan, Y., Konkin, D., Cuthbert, R., Henriquez, M.A., Kumar, S., Burt, A., Berraies, S., Campbell, H., Lokuruge, P., and Fobert, P. 2017. Introgression of FHB resistance from Sumai 3-derived hexaploid wheat lines into Canadian durum wheat germplasm. Wheat Science and Business Workshop, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, November 8-9, 2017,

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  10. Balasubramanian, P.M., Rupert, T., Marsolais, F., Park, S.J., Navabi, A., Smith, T.H., Khanal, R., Burt, A.J., Pauls, K.P. (2017). AAC Argosy navy dry bean, 98(1), 199-202. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjps-2017-0176

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  11. Balasubramanian, P.M., Rupert, T., Marsolais, F., Park, S.J., Navabi, A., Smith, T.H., Khanal, R., Burt, A.J., Pauls, K.P. (2017). AAC Shock navy dry bean, 98(1), 203-206. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjps-2017-0175

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  12. Sari, E., Knox, R., Ruan, Y., Cuthbert, R.D., Henriquez, M.A., Kumar, S., Burt, A., Campbell, H., Lokuruge, P., Yates, S., Berraies, S., Bokore, F.E., and Fobert, P. 2017. Fine mapping of a FHB resistance QTL using genome-wide association study of a durum breeding population derived from DT696 source of resistance. XXV International Plant and Animal Genome Conference, San Diego, CA, USA, January 13-18, 2017.

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  13. McCartney CA, Kassa MT, Pozniak CJ, You FM, Cloutier S, Wise IL, Smith MAH, Sharpe AG, Fobert PR, Kumar S, Burt A, Ordon F, Uauy C, Costamagna AC (2016) Wheat midge resistance: breeding and genetics. Proc 3rd Can Wheat Symposium, Ottawa, Nov22-25, S10

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  14. Berraies, S., Cuthbert, R., Knox, R., Bokore, F., Henriquez, M.A., Burt, A., Kumar, S., Ruan, Y., Pozniak, C., N'Diaye, A., and Sharpe, A. 2016. Molecular mapping of QTL for fusarium head blight and fusarium damaged kernel resistance in spring wheat. 8th Canadian Workshop on Fusarium Head Blight, Ottawa. Novembre 20-22.

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  15. Ruan, Y., Knox, R., Pozniak, C.J., Clarke, J., Singh, A.K., DePauw, R., Henriquez, M.A., McCallum, B., Brûlé-Babel, A., Burt, A., Kumar, S., and Cuthbert, R. 2016. FHB resistance breeding in durum wheat: progress and perspectives. 8th Canadian Workshop on Fusarium Head Blight, Ottawa, ON, Canada, November 20-25, 2016.

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  16. Berraies, S., Cuthbert, R., Knox, R., Henriquez, M.A., Burt, A., Kumar, S., Ruan, Y., Pozniak, C.J., N’Diaye, A., Sharpe, A., and Bokore, F. 2016. Molecular mapping of QTL for leaf spot disease complex resistance in spring wheat. 3rd Canadian Wheat Symposium (CWS), Ottawa, November 22-25.

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  17. Khanal, R., Rupert, T., Navabi, A., Smith, T.H., Michaels, T.E., Burt, A.J., Pauls, K.P. (2016). Bolt common bean, 96(2), 218-221. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjps-2015-0180

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  18. Khanal, R., Rupert, T., Navabi, A., Smith, T.H., Michaels, T.E., Burt, A.J., Pauls, K.P. (2016). Yeti kidney bean, 96(2), 280-282. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjps-2015-0181

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  19. Khanal, R., Rupert, T., Navabi, A., Smith, T.H., Burt, A.J., Pauls, K.P. (2016). Fathom common bean, 96(2), 276-279. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjps-2015-0215

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  20. Burt, A.J., Manilal William, H., Perry, G., Khanal, R., Peter Pauls, K., Kelly, J.D., Navabi, A. (2015). Candidate gene identification with snp marker-based fine mapping of anthracnose resistance gene co-4 in common bean, 10(10), http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0139450

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Research facility

960 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1A 0C6
Canada

Language

English