Yong-Bi Fu

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Chercheur scientifique

Diversité génétique des cultures

Recherche et / ou projets en cours

  • Caractérisation moléculaire des collections de matériel génétique d'avoine et d'orge
  • Inférence moléculaire du lin domestiqué et analyse moléculaire de la folle avoine
  • Étude moléculaire de l'érosion génétique de la variété de gènes des plantes cultivées canadiennes du blé et de l'orge
  • Analyse de diversité moléculaire des espèces végétales indigènes et menacées avec un accent sur la fétuque scabre et le boutelou gracieux

Énoncés de recherches/projets

  • génétique des populations de plantes et de la conservation
  • diversité génétique et domestication des cultures
  • caractérisation moléculaire et conservation du matériel génétique végétal
  • conservation in situ et utilisation des plantes indigènes
  • marqueurs moléculaires et analyse de séquençage d'ADN

Activités professionnelles / intérêts

  • Professeur auxiliaire, Département de phytotechnie, Université de la Saskatchewan
  • Membre du Comité éditorial sur la biodiversité
  • Corédacteur, Communications in Biometry and Crop Science

Prix et études

Nanjing Forestry University 1979-1983, BSc

Lakehead University 1988-1990, MSc

University of Toronto 1990-1994, PhD

University of British Columbia 1994-1998, postdocal researcher

Principales publications

  1. You FM, Xu W, Tucker JR, Khanal R, Beattie A, Brar G, Fu Y-B, Zheng C, Malti S, Shah K, Liton U, Holden S, Yao Z, Singh J, Boyle B, Belzile F, Mascher M, Tinker N, Bekele W, and Badea A. Reference-level genome assemblies and comparative analysis of five representative Canadian barley cultivars. 2024 Barley Symposium – From the Ground Up. February 26-27, Saskatoon, Canada (Oral talk)

    2024 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  2. Godakanda RW, Fu YB, Bai Y (2023) An investigation of seed longevity and antioxidant changes of conserved barley germplasm in Plant Gene Resources of Canada. A poster of 2023 AOSA/SCST Annual Meeting. Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, June 9th-15th, 2023

    2023 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  3. Biligetu B, Bhattarai S, Fu YB, Wang H. Identification of Candidate Genes for Salinity Tolerance and Their Application in Alfalfa Breeding. Plant and Animal Genome 30 Conference (PAG30), San Diego, CA, January 13-18, 2023

    2023 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  4. Agricultural Innovations (Volume V) https://collab.agr.gc.ca/br-dg/stb-dgst/Documents/Annual%20Publications/Agricultural%20Innovations%20Vol%20V.pdf

    2022 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  5. Xu, W., Tucker, J.R., Bekele, W.A., You, F.M., Fu, Y.B., Khanal, R., Yao, Z., Singh, J., Boyle, B., Beattie, A.D., Belzile, F., Mascher, M., Tinker, N.A., Badea, A. (2021). Genome assembly of the canadian two-row malting barley cultivar AAC synergy. G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics, [online] 11(4), http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/g3journal/jkab031

    2021 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  6. Zhao, L., Wang, H., Fu, Y.B. (2020). Analysis of stored mrna degradation in acceleratedly aged seeds of wheat and canola in comparison to arabidopsis. Plants, [online] 9(12), 1-18. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/plants9121707

    2020 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  7. Fu, Y.B., Ahmed, Z., Yang, H., Horbach, C., Peterson, G.W. (2020). Patterns of mitochondrial DNA fragmentation in bread wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) seeds under ex situ genebank storage and artificial aging. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution, [online] 67(8), 2023-2036. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10722-020-00957-w

    2020 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  8. Bhattarai, S., Fu, Y.B., Coulman, B., Tanino, K.K., Karunakaran, C. and Biligetu, B. 2020. Transcriptomic analysis revealed unique gene expression in leaves and roots of two alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) cultivars with different salt tolerance. Poster session presented at: 11th Annual CFGA conference; 2020 November 18-19. (Online conference).

    2020 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  9. Fu YB 2020. Molecular Characterization of PGRC Germplasm: Some Reflections. Invited presentation by Dr. Axel Diederichsen, PGRC, for the PGRC’s 50th anniversary virtual event, October 1, 2020, Saskatoon, SK, Canada.

    2020 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  10. Baral, K., Coulman, B., Biligetu, B., Fu, Y.B. (2020). Advancing crested wheatgrass [Agropyron cristatum (L.) Gaertn.] breeding through genotyping-by-sequencing and genomic selection. PLoS ONE, [online] 15(10 October), http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0239609

    2020 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  11. Wang, S., Li, Q., Zhao, L., Fu, S., Qin, L., Wei, Y., Fu, Y.B., Wang, H. (2020). Arabidopsis UBC22, an E2 able to catalyze lysine-11 specific ubiquitin linkage formation, has multiple functions in plant growth and immunity. Plant Science, [online] 297 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.plantsci.2020.110520

    2020 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  12. Bhattarai, S., Biswas, D., Fu, Y.-B., Biligetu, B. (2020). Morphological, physiological, and genetic responses to salt stress in alfalfa: A review, 10(4), http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/agronomy10040577

    2020 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  13. Fu YB 2020. What we can learn from wild emmer wheats in response to 28 years of global warming. Invited presentation by Professor Om Rajora, University of New Brunswick, for the Population and Conservation Genomics Workshop of Plant and Animal Genome Conference XXVIII, January 11-15, 2020, San Diego, CA, USA.

    2020 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  14. Fu YB. 2019. A molecular view of flax gene pool. In: Cullis C (ed) – Genetics and Genomics of Linum. Springer Science+Business Media New York, Chapter 2, pp. 17-37.

    2019 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  15. Al-Hajaj, N., Peterson, G.W., Horbach, C., Al-Shamaa, K., Tinker, N.A., Fu, Y.B. (2018). Genotyping-by-sequencing empowered genetic diversity analysis of Jordanian oat wild relative Avena sterilis. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution, [online] 65(8), 2069-2082. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10722-018-0674-x

    2018 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  16. Fu YB (2017) Genomic characterization of PGRC germplasm collections: An update

    2018 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  17. Fu YB, Yang M-H, Zeng F, Biligetu B. Searching for an accurate marker-based prediction of an individual quantitative trait in molecular plant breeding. Invited by Dr. Rajeev K Varshney, ICRISAT, India, for Genomics-Assisted Breeding Workshop at Plant and Animal Genome Conference at San Diego, CA, January 13-18, 2018

    2018 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  18. Fu YB (2018) Updating the evolutionary paradigm of hexaploid oat. Plant and Animal Genome Conference, San Diego, CA, January 12 to 17, 2018

    2018 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  19. Bhattarai, S., Coulman, B., Fu, Y.B., Beattie, A.D., Biligetu, B. (2017). Genetic diversity and relationship of sainfoin (Onobrychis viciifolia Scop.) germplasm as revealed by amplified fragment length polymorphism markers. Canadian Journal of Plant Science, [online] 98(3), 543-551. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjps-2017-0094

    2017 - Consulter les détails de la publication

  20. Li P, Biligetu B, Coulman BE, Schellenberg M, Fu YB (2017) Genotyping-by-sequencing data of 272 crested wheatgrass (Agropyron cristatum) genotypes. Data in Brief 15: 401-406

    2017 - Consulter les détails de la publication

Installation de recherche

107 Science Place
Saskatoon, SK S7N 0X2


  • Adjunct Professor, University of Saskatchewan, Department of Plant Sciences
  • Editorial board member for Diversity, Sci and BMC Genomics
  • Associate Editor for Frontiers in Plant Science