Elroy R. Cober, Ph. D.

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Research Scientist

Soybean breeding and genetics

 

Current research and/or projects

Soybean breeding and genetics

 

Research and/or project statements

Food type soybean

Tofu, natto, sprout quality

Early maturity

Education and awards

PhD Crop Breeding, University of Guelph, 1994

Fellow, Canadian Society of Agronomy, 2015

International experience and/or work

Soybean breeding in Kabwe, Zambia 1988-1990

Key publications

  1. Bahram Samanfar, Nour Nissan, Benjamin Mimee, Elroy Cober, Ashkan Golshani: Development of a Proteome-Wide Data Mining Pipeline to Discover Novel Soybean Genes Associated with Soybean Cyst Nematode (SCN) Resistance. Plant and Animal Genome (PAG-31), 2024, Sandiego, USA [Oral].

    2024 - View publication details

  2. Bahram Samanfar, Julia Hooker, Elroy Cober, Ashkan Golshani: Differential gene expression offers insights into the environmentally regulated protein content of soybean seeds, with emphasis on Asparagine synthesis pathway. Plant and Animal Genome (PAG-31), 2024, Sandiego, USA [Oral].

    2024 - View publication details

  3. Bahram Samanfar, Julia Hooker, Elroy Cober: Differential gene expression of higher latitudes in soybean. World Soybean Research Conference 11 (WSRC11), 2023, Vienna, Austria [Oral].

    2023 - View publication details

  4. Bahram Samanfar, Nour Nissan, James Green, Benjamin Mimee, Elroy Cober: A method to obtaining novel sources of resistance in soybean against SCN. World Soybean Research Conference 11 (WSRC11), 2023, Vienna, Austria [Oral].

    2023 - View publication details

  5. Julia C. Hooker, Elroy R. Cober, Ashkan Golshani, Bahram Samanfar: GmSWEET29 and Paralog GmSWEET34 Are Differentially Expressed between Soybeans Grown in Eastern and Western Canada. Carleton Life Science day 6, 2023 Canada.

    2023 - View publication details

  6. Siwar Haidar, Simon Lackey, Elroy Cober, Malcolm Morrison, Ashkan Golshani, Bahram Samanfar: Genome-wide analysis of cold imbibition stress in soybean, Glycine max. Carleton Life Science day 6, 2023 Canada.

    2023 - View publication details

  7. Nour Nissan, Bahram Samanfar, Elroy Cober, Steve Molnar, James Green, Ashkan Golshani: Large-Scale Data Mining Pipeline for Identifying Novel Soybean Genes Involved in Resistance Against a Terrible Yield Robber, SCN. 20thAnnual OCIB Symposium, Ottawa Carleton Institute of Biology, 2023 Canada [Oral].

    2023 - View publication details

  8. Siwar Haidar, Elroy Cober, Ashkan Golshani, Bahram Samanfar: Identification of the Underlying Candidate Gene for the E7 Maturity Locus in Soybean (Glycine max). 20thAnnual OCIB Symposium, Ottawa Carleton Institute of Biology, 2023 Canada [Oral].

    2023 - View publication details

  9. Simon Lackey, Siwar Haidar, Elroy Cober, Malcolm Morrison, Ashkan Golshani, Bahram Samanfar: Genome-wide analysis of cold imbibition stress in soybean, Glycine max. 20thAnnual OCIB Symposium, Ottawa Carleton Institute of Biology, 2023 Canada.

    2023 - View publication details

  10. Julia C. Hooker, Elroy R. Cober, Ashkan Golshani, Bahram Samanfar: GmSWEET29 and Paralog GmSWEET34 Are Differentially Expressed between Soybeans Grown in Eastern and Western Canada. 20thAnnual OCIB Symposium, Ottawa Carleton Institute of Biology, 2023 Canada [Oral].

    2023 - View publication details

  11. Nour Nissan, Elroy R. Cober, James Green, Ashkan Golshani, Bahram Samanfar: A Bioinformatics In-Silico Approach to Obtaining a Short-List of Candidates for Novel Sources of Resistance Against a Terrible Yield Robber, SCN. Plant and Animal Genome (PAG30) 2023, San Diego, USA.

    2023 - View publication details

  12. Nour Nissan, Elroy R. Cober, James Green, Ashkan Golshani, Bahram Samanfar: A Bioinformatics In-Silico Approach to Obtaining a Short-List of Candidates for Novel Sources of Resistance Against a Terrible Yield Robber, SCN. Plant and Animal Genome (PAG30) 2023, San Diego, USA.

    2023 - View publication details

  13. Nour Nissan, Elroy Cober, Jim Green, Ashkan Golshani, Bahram Samanfar: Bioinformatics and Molecular Biology Approach to Identifying Novel Sources of Resistance Against a Terrible Yield Robber, SCN. Soy2022

    2022 - View publication details

  14. Julia C. Hooker, Elroy R. Cober, Ashkan Golshani, Bahram Samanfar: SWEET sugar transporters are differentially expressed between soybeans grown in Eastern and Western Canada. Soy2022 (Virtual), 2022 USA

    2022 - View publication details

  15. Simon Lackey, Elroy Cober, Andrew Bird, Ashkan Golshani, Bahram Samanfar: Introgression of early maturity alleles from wild soybean (Glycine soja) to domesticated cultivars (Glycine max). 19th Annual OCIB Symposium, Ottawa Carleton Institute of Biology, 2022 Canada

    2022 - View publication details

  16. Western Soybean Protein. Presentation at Northern Soybean Summit. Soy Canada. 25 January 2022.

    2022 - View publication details

  17. Simon Lackey, Elroy Cober, Andrew Bird, Ashkan Golshani, Bahram Samanfar: Identification of novel maturity-related QTLs in a G.max/G.soja RIL population. Canadian Society of Plant Biologists(CSPB-SCBV), eastern meeting, 2021 Canada.

    2021 - View publication details

  18. Nour Nissan, Elroy Cober, Steve Molner, Ashkan Golshani, Bahram Samanfar: Revealing the Truth Behind A Previously Presumed Locus, E6, in Soybean Variety Paranagoiana.Canadian Society of Plant Biologists(CSPB-SCBV) eastern meeting, 2021 Canada.

    2021 - View publication details

  19. Julia Hooker, Elroy Cober, Ashkan Golshani, Bahram Samanfar: Identifying differentially expressed genes involved in low seed protein in western Canadian soybeans. 18th Annual OCIB Symposium, Ottawa Carleton Institute of Biology , 2021 Canada.

    2021 - View publication details

  20. 3- Nour Nissan, Elroy Cober, Ashkan Golshani, Bahram Samanfar: Proteome-wide computational approaches to identify novel genes involved in soybean resistance to SCN. 18th Annual OCIB, Ottawa Carleton Institute of Biology Symposium, 2021 Canada.

    2021 - View publication details

Research facility

960 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1A 0C6
Canada

Expertise

Affiliations

Canadian Society of Agronomy

Language

English