Nicholas (Nick) Tinker, Ph.D.

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Research Scientist

Bioinformatics and genomics research for improvement of oat and other cereal crops.

Current research and/or projects

  • High-throughput genomics for oat and barley
  • Pan genomics and genome evolution of oat
  • Genomic selection in oat and barley

Key publications

  1. Luo, X., Tinker, N.A., Zhou, Y., Liu, J., Wan, W., Chen, L. (2018). Chromosomal distributions of oligo-Am1 and (TTG)6 trinucleotide and their utilization in genome association analysis of sixteen Avena species, 65(6), 1625-1635. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10722-018-0639-0

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  2. Bekele, W.A., Wight, C.P., Chao, S., Howarth, C.J., Tinker, N.A. (2018). Haplotype-based genotyping-by-sequencing in oat genome research, 16(8), 1452-1463. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/pbi.12888

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  3. Luo, X., Tinker, N.A., Zhou, Y., Wight, C.P., Liu, J., Wan, W., Chen, L., Peng, Y. (2018). Genomic relationships among sixteen species of Avena based on (ACT)6 trinucleotide repeat FISH, 61(1), 63-70. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/gen-2017-0132

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  4. Zhao, J., Tang, X., Wight, C.P., Tinker, N.A., Jiang, Y., Yan, H., Ma, J., Lan, X., Wei, Y., Ren, C., Chen, G., Peng, Y. (2018). Genetic mapping and a new PCR-based marker linked to a dwarfing gene in oat (Avena sativa L.), 61(7), 497-503. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/gen-2017-0006

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  5. Fu YB and Tinker NA (2017) An update on PGRC oat germplasm research. Oral presentation by Nick Tinker at AAFC / USDA Oat Forum, Cornell, Ithaca, New York, November 13-14, 2017

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  6. Bjørnstad, Å., He, X., Tekle, S., Klos, K., Huang, Y.F., Tinker, N.A., Dong, Y., Skinnes, H. (2017). Genetic variation and associations involving Fusarium head blight and deoxynivalenol accumulation in cultivated oat (Avena sativa L.), 136(5), 620-636. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/pbr.12502

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  7. Esvelt Klos, K., Yimer, B.A., Babiker, E.M., Beattie, A.D., Bonman, J.M., Carson, M.L., Chong, J., Harrison, S.A., Ibrahim, A.M.H., Kolb, F.L., McCartney, C.A., McMullen, M., Mitchell Fetch, J., Mohammadi, M., Murphy, J.P., Tinker, N.A. (2017). Genome-wide association mapping of crown rust resistance in oat elite germplasm, 10(2), http://dx.doi.org/10.3835/plantgenome2016.10.0107

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  8. Ouellet, T., Gou, L., Konkin, D., Hattori, J., Tekieh, F., Wolfe, D.F., Balcerzak, M., Chalabian, F., Vrana, J., Kubaláková, M., Doležel, J., Tinker, N.A., Sharpe, A.G., and Fedak, G. (2016). "Towards cloning of the FHB-resistance locus from Thinopyrum elongatum chromosome 7EL.", XIV Plant and Animal Genome Conference, San Diego, CA, USA, January 2016. (Poster)

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  9. Jannink, J.-L., Tinker, N.A., Chao, S., Saied, C., and Matthews, D.E. (2016). "Genotyping to integrate historical research efforts in oat.", XXIV Plant and Animal Genome Conference, San Diego, USA, January 9-13, 2016.

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  10. Tinker, N.A. and Cober, E.R. (2016). "Plant Breeding.", in Stewart, J.C.N. (ed.) - Plant Biotechnology and Genetics: Principles, Techniques and Applications, 2nd edition, Wiley - Blackwell.

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Language

English