Diego Jarquin

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Diego Jarquin

Research Assistant Professor

Area of Expertise: Plant Breeding and Genetics

B.S., Statistics, Universidad Autónoma de Chapingo, 2004

M.S., Statistics, Colegio de Postgraduados, 2006

Ph.D., Statistics, Colegio de Postgraduados, 2012

Area of Focus

Quantitative Genetics and Plant Breeding (GS, Genotype-by-Environment Interaction)

Research Interests

Development of statistical learning methods to analyze and predict complex traits by considering not only genetics but also incorporating environmental factors in interaction with high dimensional genomic data.

Major Project Activities

  • Optimizing Genomic Selection for Soybean breeding programs
  • Study of Soybean Nested Association Mapping populations (SoyNAM)
  • Development of Genomic Prediction models accounting for G×E
  • Collaborator of the Genomes to Fields (G2F) Consortium

Publications

Google Scholar publication list
  • Diego Jarquín, José Crossa, Xavier Lacaze, Paulino Pérez, Philippe Du Cheyron, Joëlle Daucourt, Josiane Lorgeou, François Piraux, Laurent Guerreiro, Juan Burgueño and Gustavo de los Campos (2013). A reaction norm model for genomic selection using high-dimensional genomic and environmental data, Theoretical and Applied Genetics (2013):1-13.
  • José Crossa, Paulino Pérez-Rodríguez, Jaime Cuevas, Osval Montesinos-López, Diego Jarquín, Gustavo de los Campos, Juan Burgueño, Juan M González-Camacho, Sergio Pérez-Elizalde, Yoseph Beyene, Susanne Dreisigacker, Ravi Singh, Xuecai Zhang, Manje Gowda, Manish Roorkiwal, Jessica Rutkoski, Rajeev K Varshney. (2017). Genomic selection in plant breeding: methods, models, and perspectives, Trends in plant science 22 (11), 961-975.
  • D Jarquín, K Kocak, L Posadas, K Hyma, J Jedlicka, G Graef, A Lorenz. (2014). Genotyping by sequencing for genomic prediction in a soybean breeding population, BMC genomics 15 (1), 740.
  • José Crossa, D Jarquín, Jorge Franco, Paulino Pérez-Rodríguez, Juan Burgueño, Carolina Saint-Pierre, Phrashant Vikram, Carolina Sansaloni, Cesar Petroli, Deniz Akdemir, Clay Sneller, Matthew Reynolds, Maria Tattaris, Thomas Payne, Carlos Guzman, Roberto J Peña, Peter Wenzl, Sukhwinder Singh (2016). Genomic Prediction of Gene Bank Wheat Landraces, g3. 116.029637.
  • Diego Jarquín, Cristiano Lemes da Silva, R Chris Gaynor, Jesse Poland, Allan Fritz, Reka Howard, Sarah Battenfield, Jose Crossa (2017). Increasing genomic-enabled prediction accuracy by modeling genotype× environment interactions in Kansas wheat, The plant genome, Crop Science Society of America.