Dept. of Plant Sciences

Selected Publications

Délye, C., M. Jasieniuk, and V. Le Corre.  2013.  Deciphering the evolution of herbicide resistance in weeds.  Trends in Genetics, Accepted.

Okada, M., B.D. Hanson, K.J. Hembree, Y. Peng, A. Shrestha, C.N. Stewart Jr., S.D. Wright, and M. Jasieniuk.  2013.  Evolution and spread of glyphosate resistance in Conyza canadensis in California.  Evolutionary Applications, DOI:10.1111/eva.12061.

Clark, L.V., K.J. Evans, and M. Jasieniuk.  2013.  Origins and distribution of invasive Rubus fruticosus L. agg. (Rosaceae) clones in the Western United States.  Biological Invasions, DOI 10.1007/s10530-012-0369-8.

Firestone, J.L. and M. Jasieniuk.  2013.  Small population size limits reproduction in an invasive grass through both demography and genetics.  Oecologia 172:109-117.

Clark, L.V. and M. Jasieniuk.  2012.  Spontaneous hybrids between native and exotic Rubus in the Western United States produce offspring both by apomixis and by sexual recombination.  Heredity 109:320-328.

Firestone, J.L. and M. Jasieniuk.  2012.  Seed production is reduced by small population size in natural populations of the invasive grass Lolium multiflorumBiological Invasions 14:2519-2529.

Firestone, J.L. and M. Jasieniuk.  2012.  Reduced genetic diversity in the parental population decreases offspring quality in an invasive grass.  Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society 139:349-355.

Clark, L.V. and M. Jasieniuk.  2011.  POLYSAT: an R package for polyploid microsatellite analysis.  Molecular Ecology Resources 11:562-566.

Kleist, A. and M. Jasieniuk.  2011.  A molecular phylogenetic analysis of invasive and ornamental brooms and their relationships within the Genistoid legumes.  Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 61:970-977.

Osuna, M.D., M. Okada, R. Ahmad, A.J. Fischer, and M. Jasieniuk.  2011.  Genetic diversity and spread of thiobencarb resistant early watergrass (Echinochloa oryzoides) in California.  Weed Science 59:195-201.

Merotto, A. Jr, M. Jasieniuk, and A.J. Fischer.  2010.  Distribution and cross-resistance patterns of ALS-Inhibiting herbicide resistance in smallflower umbrella sedge (Cyperus difformis).  Weed Science 58:22-29.

Sherwood, A.M. and M. Jasieniuk.  2009.  Molecular identification of weedy glyphosate-resistant Lolium (Poaceae) in California.  Weed Research 49:354–364.

Okada, M., M. Lyle, and M. Jasieniuk.  2009.  Inferring the introduction history of the invasive apomictic grass Cortaderia jubata using microsatellite markers.  Diversity and Distributions 15:148-157.

Ward, S.M. and M. Jasieniuk.  2009.  Sampling weedy and invasive plant populations for genetic diversity analysis.  Weed Science 57:593-602.

Okada, M., B.J. Grewell, and M. Jasieniuk.  2009.  Clonal spread of invasive Ludwigia hexapetala and L. grandiflora in freshwater wetlands of California.  Aquatic Botany 91:123–129.

Merotto, A., M. Jasieniuk, M.D. Osuna, F. Vidotto, A. Ferraro, and A.J. Fischer.  2009.  Cross-resistance to herbicides of five ALS-inhibiting groups and sequencing of the ALS gene in Cyperus difformis L.  Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 57:1389-1398.

Davis, A. S., J. C. Hall, M. Jasieniuk, M. A. Locke, E. C. Luschei, D. A. Mortensen, D. E. Riechers, R. G. Smith, T. M. Sterling, and J. H. Westwood.  2009.  Weed science research and funding: a call to action.  Weed Science 57:442-448.

M. Jasieniuk, R. Ahmad, A.M. Sherwood, J.L. Firestone, A. Perez-Jones, W.T. Lanini, C. Mallory-Smith, and Z. Stednick.  2008.  Glyphosate-resistant Italian ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum) in California:  distribution, response to glyphosate, and molecular evidence for an altered target enzyme.  Weed Science 56:496-502.

Ahmad, R., P-S Liow, D.F. Spencer, and M. Jasieniuk.  2008.  Molecular evidence for a single genetic clone of invasive Arundo donax in the United States.  Aquatic Botany 88:113-120.

M. Jasieniuk, M.L. Taper, N.C. Wagner, R.N. Stougaard, M. Brelsford, and B.D. Maxwell.  2008.  Selection of a barley yield model using information-theoretic criteria.  Weed Science 56:628-636. 

Okada, M., R. Ahmad, and M. Jasieniuk.  2007.  Microsatellite variation points to local landscape plantings as sources of invasive pampas grass (Cortaderia selloana) in California.  Molecular Ecology 16:4956-4971.

Kern, A. J., T. M. Myers, M. Jasieniuk, B. E. Murray, B. D. Maxwell, and W. E. Dyer.  2002.  Two recessive gene inheritance for triallate resistance in Avena fatua L.  Journal of Heredity 93:48-50.

Jasieniuk, M., B.D. Maxwell, R.L. Anderson, J.O. Evans, D.J. Lyon, S.D. Miller, D.W. Morishita, A.G. Ogg, Jr., S. Seefeldt, P.W. Stahlman, F.E. Northam, P. Westra, Z. Kebede and G.A. Wicks.  2001.  Evaluation of models predicting winter wheat yield as a function of winter wheat and jointed goatgrass densities.  Weed Science 49:48-60.

Benham, J., J.-U. Jeung, M. Jasieniuk, V. Kanazin and T. Blake.  1999.  Genographer:  a graphical tool for automated fluorescent AFLP and microsatellite analysis.  Journal of Agricultural Genomics 4:399.

Jasieniuk, M., B.D. Maxwell, R.L. Anderson, J.O. Evans, D.J. Lyon, S.D. Miller, D.W. Morishita, A.G. Ogg, Jr., S. Seefeldt, P.W. Stahlman, F.E. Northam, P. Westra, Z. Kebede and G.A. Wicks.  1999.  Site-to-site and year-to-year variation in Triticum aestivum - Aegilops cylindrica interference relationships.  Weed Science 47:529-537. 

Jasieniuk, M., A.L. Brûlé-Babel, and I.N. Morrison.  1996.  The evolution and genetics of herbicide resistance in weeds.  Weed Science 44:176-193.

Jasieniuk, M., I.N. Morrison and A.L. Brûlé-Babel.  1995.  Inheritance of dicamba resistance in wild mustard (Brassica kaber).  Weed Science 43:192-195.

Jasieniuk, M. and B.D. Maxwell.  1994.  Population genetics and the evolution of herbicide resistance in weeds.  Phytoprotection 75(Suppl.):25-35.

Jasieniuk, M., A.L. Brûlé-Babel, and I.N. Morrison.  1994.  Inheritance of trifluralin resistance in green foxtail (Setaria viridis).  Weed Science 42:123-127.

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