Sangeeta Dhaubhadel, Ph.D.

Current research and/or projects

  • Soybean Protein and Pathology: Genomic Approaches to Improving Soybeans for Canadian Growers
  •  Enhancing soybean sustainability through new approaches to control diseases
  • The best of both worlds: integrating mineral and microbial-based​ nutrition for improved nitrogen use efficiency in crop plants.
  • Soybean Cluster Activity #7A- Breeding of high yielding, disease resistant & value-added soybean using elite and exotic germplasm

Professional activities / interests

  • Vice-chair of Future Meeting Committee and General member, Phytochemical Society of North America                                     2018-to date                                                             
  • Executive committee member (Secretary and Academic and Industry Liaison), Canadian Association of Plant Biotechnology      2018-to date               
  • Board member, Plant Canada                                                                                                                                                        2019-to date
  • Education Committee member, Canadian Society of Plant Physiologists                                                                                           2009-2012

 

 

Education and awards

Ph. D. Department of Biology, University of Western Ontario, Canada

 

Key publications

  1. Sukumaran, A., McDowell, T., Chen, L., Renaud, J., Dhaubhadel, S. (2018). Isoflavonoid-specific prenyltransferase gene family in soybean: GmPT01, a pterocarpan 2-dimethylallyltransferase involved in glyceollin biosynthesis, 96(5), 966-981. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tpj.14083

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  2. Krolikowski, S., L. Chen, T. McDowell, J. Renaud, S. Dhaubhadel, I. Scott. 2018. Isoflavonoid levels in soybean (Glycine max) cultivars and associated anti-herbivore activity. Poster presentation at the Canadian Society of Plant Biologists Eastern General Meeting, November 24, 2018, London, ON.

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  3. Scott, I., S. Dhaubhadel, L. Chen, K. Drew, T. McDowell, J. Renaud. 2018. Soybean Glycine max cultivars display different host resistance to Tetranychus urticae. Platform presentation at the 10th Spider Mite Genome Meeting, Logrono, La Rioja, Spain, November 5-8, 2018.

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  4. Islam NS, Marsolais F, Dhaubhadel S (2018) Arabidopsis TT8 orthologue of pinto bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) regulates proanthocyanidin genes and seed coat darkening. Plant Biology 2018, Montreal, July 13-18

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  5. Sepiol, C.J., Yu, J., Dhaubhadel, S. (2017). Genome-wide identification of chalcone reductase gene family in soybean: Insight into root-specific GmCHRs and phytophthora sojae resistance, 8 http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2017.02073

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  6. Islam, N., Marsolais, F. and Dhaubhadel, S. (2017) Identification and characterization of slow darkening gene in pinto bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) Biennial Bean Improvement Cooperative Meeting, East Lansing, MI, Oct 29-31

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  7. Bian, S., Li, X., Mainali, H., Chen, L. and Dhaubhadel, S. (2017) Genome-wide analysis of DWD proteins in soybean (Glycine max): Significance of Gm08DWD and GmMYB176 interaction in isoflavonoid biosynthesis. PLoS One, Jun 6; 12(6):e0178947. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0178947

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  8. Mainali, H.R., Vadivel, A.K.A., Li, X., Gijzen, M., Dhaubhadel, S. (2017). Soybean cyclophilin GmCYP1 interacts with an isoflavonoid regulator GmMYB176, 7 http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep39550

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  9. Dastmalchi, M., Chapman, P., Yu, J., Austin, R.S., Dhaubhadel, S. (2017). Transcriptomic evidence for the control of soybean root isoflavonoid content by regulation of overlapping phenylpropanoid pathways, 18(1), http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12864-016-3463-y

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  10. Dhaubhadel, S., Austin, R.S., Marsolais, F., Chen, L., Bett, K., Islam, N.S. and Mainali, H.R.M. (2016) Seed coat transcriptome analysis of two pinto bean cultivars that differ in post-harvest seed coat darkening identifies candidate slow darkening genes. 10th Canadian Pulse Research Workshop, Winnipeg, MB, Oct 25-28.

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  11. Dhaubhadel, S., Austin, R.S., Marsolais, F., Chen, L., Bett, K., Islam, N.S. and Mainali, H.R.M. (2016) Seed coat transcriptome analysis of two pinto bean cultivars that differ in post-harvest seed coat darkening identifies candidate slow darkening genes. 10th Canadian Pulse Research Workshop, Winnipeg, MB, Oct 25-28.

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  12. Anguraj Vadivel, A.K., Sukumaran, A., Li, X., and Dhaubhadel, S. (2015). "Soybean isoflavonoids: role of GmMYB176 interactome and 14-3-3 proteins.", Phytochemistry Reviews, 15(3), pp. 391-403. doi : 10.1007/s11101-015-9431-3

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  13. Dastmalchi, M., Bernards, M.A., Dhaubhadel, S. (2016). Twin anchors of the soybean isoflavonoid metabolon: Evidence for tethering of the complex to the endoplasmic reticulum by IFS and C4H, 85(6), 689-706. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tpj.13137

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  14. Lama, P., Anguraj Vadivel, A.K., and Dhaubhadel, S. (2015). "Functional characterization of GmMYB176 interacting protein kinases in soybean.", Botany 2015 Joint Conference: Science and plants for people, Shaw Convention Center, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, July 25-29, 2015. (Abstract)

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  15. Sukumaran, A. and Dhaubhadel, S. (2015). "Identification and characterization of Isoflavonoid-specific prenyltransferases in Soybean.", The Biology Graduate Research Forum, Western University, October 16, 2015. (Abstract)

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  16. Sepiol, C. and Dhaubhadel, S. (2015). "Root-specific chalcone reductases hold the secret to Phytophthora sojae resistance in soybean.", Canadian Plant Genomics Workshop 2015, Victoria, BC, Canada, August 10-13, 2015. (Abstract)

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  17. Anguraj Vadivel, A.K. and Dhaubhadel, S. (2015). "Identification of key regulatory factors involved in isoflavonoid biosynthesis in soybean.", Gordon Research Conference- Plant Metabolic Engineering, Waterville Valley, NH, USA, July 18-24, 2015. (Abstract)

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  18. Bett, K.E., Stonehouse, R.G., Miklas, P.N., Dhaubhadel, S., Austin, R.S., and Marsolais, F. (2015). "Is the slow-darkening gene another allele at P?", Bean Improvement Cooperatives 2015, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada, November 1-4, 2015. (Abstract)

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  19. Li, R., Jiang, X., Jin, D., Dhaubhadel, S., Bian, S., Li, X. (2015). Identification of 14-3-3 family in common bean and their response to abiotic stress, 10(11), http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0143280

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  20. Duwadi, K., Chen, L., Menassa, R., Dhaubhadel, S. (2015). Identification, characterization and down-regulation of cysteine protease genes in tobacco for use in recombinant protein production, 10(7), http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0130556

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Research facility

1391 Sandford Street
London, ON N5V 4T3
Canada

Affiliations

  • Adjunct Professor, Department of Biology, University of Western Ontario                2009 - to date
  • Special Graduate Faculty, Department of Plant Agriculture, University of Guelph    2015-2017
  • Editor, Crop Breeding, Genetics and Genomics                                                        2018-to date
  • Academic Editor, PLOS ONE                                                                                     2014-to date
  • Associate Editor, International Journal of Life Sciences                                             2009-to date

Language

English