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Genetic Architecture of Aluminum Tolerance in Rice (Oryza sativa) Determined through Genome-Wide Association Analysis and QTL Mapping

  • Adam N. Famoso,

    Affiliation: Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

    Current address: Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Johnston, Iowa, United States of America

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  • Keyan Zhao,

    Affiliation: Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

    Current address: Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, United States of America

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  • Randy T. Clark,

    Affiliation: Robert W. Holley Center for Agriculture and Health, Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

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  • Chih-Wei Tung,

    Affiliation: Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

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  • Mark H. Wright,

    Affiliations: Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America, Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

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  • Carlos Bustamante,

    Affiliation: Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

    Current address: Department of Genetics, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, United States of America

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  • Leon V. Kochian,

    Affiliation: Robert W. Holley Center for Agriculture and Health, Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

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  • Susan R. McCouch mail

    srm4@cornell.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

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  • Published: August 04, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1002221

About the Authors

Adam N. Famoso, Chih-Wei Tung, Mark H. Wright, Susan R. McCouch
Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America
Keyan Zhao, Mark H. Wright, Carlos Bustamante
Department of Biological Statistics and Computational Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America
Randy T. Clark, Leon V. Kochian
Robert W. Holley Center for Agriculture and Health, Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: srm4@cornell.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ANF RJC LVK SRM. Performed the experiments: ANF RTC. Analyzed the data: ANF KZ C-WT CB SRM. Wrote the paper: ANF KZ RTC C-WT MHW CB LVK SRM.