Dr. Jyoti Saini Sharma

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PRP-Research Scientist

Key publications

  • Sharma JS, Fetch T, Hiebert CW (2019) Characterization and mapping of stem rust resistance in McNair 701 winter wheat. Canadian Journal of Plant Pathology. DOI: 10.1080/07060661.2019.1669076

  • Sharma JS, Zhang Q, Rouse MN, Klindworth DL, Friesen TL, Long Y, Olivera PD, Jin Y, McClean PE, Xu SS, Faris JD (2019) Mapping and characterization of two stem rust resistance genes derived from cultivated emmer wheat accession PI 193883. Theor Appl Genet https://doi.org/10.1007/s00122-019-03417-x

  • Sharma JS, Running KLD, Xu SS, Zhang Q, Haugrud ARP, Sharma S, McClean PE, Faris JD (2019) Genetic analysis of threshability and other spike traits in the evolution of cultivated emmer to fully domesticated durum wheat. Mol Genet Genomics 294:757-771

  • Saini J, Faris JD, Zhang Q, Rouse MN, Jin Y, Long Y, Klindworth DL, Elias EM, McClean EP, Edwards MC, Xu SS (2018) Identification, mapping, and marker development of stem rust resistance genes in durum wheat ‘Lebsock’. Mol Breed 38:77. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11032-018-0833-y

  • Narang D, Kaur S, Saini J, Chuuneja P (2018) Development and molecular characterization of wheat-Aegilops peregrina Introgression Lines with resistance to leaf rust and stripe rust. Journal of crop improvement 32:59-70

  • Nirmala J, Saini J, Newcomb M, Olivera P, Gale S, Klindworth D, Elias E, Luther Talbert, Chao S, Faris JD, Xu SS, Jin Y, Rouse MN. Discovery of a novel stem rust resistance allele in durum wheat that exhibits differential reactions to Ug99 isolates. G3 (Bethesda) 7:3481-3490

  • Klindworth DL, Saini J, Long Y, Rouse M, Faris JD,Jin Y, Xu SS (2017) Physical mapping of DNA markers linked to stem rust resistance gene Sr47 in durum wheat. Theor Appl Genet.130:1135-1154

  • Shi GJ, Friesen TL, Saini J, Xu SS, Rasmussen JB, Faris JD (2015) The wheat Snn7 gene confers susceptibility upon recognition of the Parastagonospora nodorum necrotrophic effector SnTox7. Plant Genome 8. doi:10.3835/plantgenome2015.02.0007

  • Sharma M, Kaur S, Saini J, Bains NS, Singh K, Chhuneja P (2013) Genetics of stripe and leaf rust resistance in WH542 × Synthetic RIL population. Crop Improv 40:11–16.

  • Kaur S, Saini J , Sharma A, Chhuneja P (2012) Identification of variability in Blumaria graminis f.sp. tritici through molecular marker. Crop Improv 39:74-79.

     

CONFERENCE ABSTRACTS

  • Fetch T, Hiebert C, Saini J (2018) Characterization and genetic mapping of stem rust resistance in McNair wheat. In poster abstracts: Borlaug Global Rust Initiative, Technical workshop, Morocco, 14-17 April 2018. 

  • Saini J, Xu SS, Rouse MN, Chao S, Long Y, McClean P, Faris JD (2016) Genomic analysis of a novel gene conferring resistance to Ug99 stem rust in Triticum turgidum ssp. dicoccum. Durable Wheat Resistance Meeting, November 2-3, 2016, Minneapolis, MN.

  • Saini J, Xu SS, Rouse MN, Chao S, McClean P, Faris JD (2016) Mapping of stem rust resistance genes from Triticum turgidum ssp. dicoccum. In poster abstracts: Plant and Animal Genome XXIV Conference, San Diego, 9-13 January 2016.

  • Kaur S, Sharma M, Saini J, Singh K, Chugh V, Chhuneja P (2014) Development of D genome specific genetic linkage map and mapping of disease resistance genes. Presented by Satinder Kaur. In poster abstracts: Borlaug Global Rust Initiative, Technical workshop, University La Salle Noroeste Cd. Obregón, Mexico, 22-25 March 2014. 

  • Saluja M, Saini J, Kaur S, Chhuneja P, Singh K (2012) Short communication on Transfer and mapping of leaf rust resistance gene transferred form Ae. tauschii into hexaploid wheat. Presented by Manny Saluja, International Conference on Sustainable Agriculture for food and Livelihood Security, 27-29 November 2012, Crop Improv special issue: 861-862.

  • Kaur S, Sharma M, Saini J, Singh K, Bains NS, Chugh V, Chhuneja P (2012) Transfer and mapping of powdery mildew resistance gene from synthetic hexaploid wheat. Presented by Meha Sharma, International Conference on Sustainable Agriculture for food and Livelihood Security, 27-29 November 2012.

  • Saini J, Kaur S, Saluja M, Chhuneja P, Singh K (2012) Rapid isolation of genomic DNA from Blumeria graminis f.sp. tritici using CTAB method. Indian Society of Plant Pathology, brain storming session on Recent Developments in the Management of Rice Diseases, 9 August 2012, Ludhiana, Plant Dis Res 27:264.

  • Kaur S, Saini J, Narang D, Singh K, Dhaliwal HS, Chhuneja P (2012) Transfer of leaf rust resistance from Aegilops peregrina to Triticum aestivum and molecular profiling of derived introgression lines. Presented by Dr. Satinder Kaur. In poster abstracts: International Conference on Plant Biotechnology for Food Security: New Frontiers, New Delhi, 21-24 February 2012, p 58.

ORAL PRESENTATIONS 

  • Presented Seminar on my research entitled “Evaluating the wheat line Tr129 for stem rust resistance” in 2019 North America Cereal rust workers meeting conducted at Morden research and development Centre, Morden, March 26, 2019

  • Presented Seminar on my doctoral research entitled “Characterization of domestication-related traits and stem rust resistance in tetraploid wheat at Morden research and development centre, Morden, November 15, 2018

  • Selected for an oral presentation entitled “The race against wheat leaf rust” at 9th Canadian Workshop on Fusarium Head Blight and 4th Canadian Wheat Symposium, Fairmont Winnipeg, Manitoba November 19 – 22, 2018

  • Oral presentation entitled “Genomic analysis of a novel gene conferring resistance to Ug99 stem rust in Triticum turgidum ssp. dicoccum” in Graduate School Annual Research Symposium, North Dakota State University, Fargo, February 24, 2017

  • Presented the “Fighting Against the Cereal Killer- Wheat Stem Rust” in 3 minute thesis competition at North Dakota State University, Fargo, February 1, 2017

  • Oral presentation entitled “Identification and Mapping of Novel Wheat Stem Rust Resistance Gene” in 32nd Annual Plant Science Graduate Student Symposium, North Dakota State University, Fargo, April 1-2, 2016