John Mackay

John Mackay

Professeur à l’Université d’Oxford, Angleterre

Coordonnées

Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford
john.mackay@plants.ox.ac.uk

Formation

  • Postdoctorat en biotechnologie forestière, 1997 (North Carolina State University)
  • Ph.D. en génétique, 1996 (North Carolina State University)
  • Maîtrise en sciences forestières, 1988 (Université Laval)
  • B.Sc. aménagement des ressources forestières, 1986 (Université Laval)

Champs d'expertise

  • Chimie du bois
  • Génétique et amélioration des arbres
  • Génomique forestière
  • Physique du bois
  • Physiologie végétale

Centres et groupes de recherche

Référez-vous au site du Centre d'étude de la forêt pour la liste complète des publications de M. John Mackay.

Publications sélectionnées

  1. Bomal, C., Duval, I., Giguere, I., Fortin, E., Caron, S., Stewart, D., Boyle, B., Seguin, A. and MacKay, J. (2014) Opposite action of R2R3-MYBs from different subgroups on key genes of the shikimate and monolignol pathways in spruce. Journal of Experimental Botany, 65(2):495-508. (Scopus  | Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
  2. Stival Sena, J., Giguere, I., Boyle, B., Rigault, P., Birol, I., Zuccolo, A., Ritland, K., Ritland, C., Bohlmann, J., Jones, S., Bousquet, J. and MacKay, J. (2014) Evolution of gene structure in the conifer Picea glauca: a comparative analysis of the impact of intron size. BMC Plant Biology, 14(1):95. (URL  | Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
  3. Duval, I., Lachance, D., Giguere, I., Bomal, C., Morency, M.-J., Pelletier, G., Boyle, B., MacKay, J. and Seguin, A. (2014) Large-scale screening of transcription factor-promoter interactions in spruce reveals a transcriptional network involved in vascular development. Journal of Experimental Botany, 65(9):2319-2333. (Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
  4. Beaulieu, J., Doerksen, T., Clement, S., MacKay, J. and Bousquet, J. (2014) Accuracy of genomic selection models in a large population of open-pollinated families in white spruce. Heredity, 113(4):343-352. (URL  | Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
  5. Pavy, N., Gagnon, F., Rigault, P., Blais, S., Deschenes, A., Boyle, B., Pelgas, B., Deslauriers, M., Clement, S., Lavigne, P., Lamothe, M., Cooke, J.E., Jaramillo-Correa, J.P., Beaulieu, J., Isabel, N., MacKay, J. and Bousquet, J. (2013) Development of high-density SNP genotyping arrays for white spruce (Picea glauca) and transferability to subtropical and nordic congeners. Molecular Ecology Resources, 13(2):324-336. (Scopus  | Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
  6. Lenz, P., Auty, D., Achim, A., Beaulieu, J. and MacKay, J. (2013) Genetic Improvement of White Spruce Mechanical Wood Traits—Early Screening by Means of Acoustic Velocity. Forests, 4(3):575-594. (URL  | Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
  7. Rutledge, R.G., Stewart, D., Caron, S., Overton, C., Boyle, B., MacKay, J. and Klimaszewska, K. (2013) Potential link between biotic defense activation and recalcitrance to induction of somatic embryogenesis in shoot primordia from adult trees of white spruce (Picea glauca). BMC Plant Biology, 13:116. (URL  | Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
  8. Verta, J.-P., Landry, C.R. and MacKay, J. (2013) Are long-lived trees poised for evolutionary change? Single locus effects in the evolution of gene expression networks in spruce. Molecular Ecology, 22(9):2369-2379. (Scopus  | Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
  9. Birol, I., Raymond, A., Jackman, S. D., Pleasance, S., Coope, R., Taylor, G. A., Yuen, M.M.S, Keeling, C. I., Brand, D., Vandervalk, B. P., Kirk, H., Pandoh, P., Moore, R.A., Zhao, Y., Mungall, A. J., Jaquish, B., Yanchuk, A., Ritland, C., Boyle, B., Bousquet, J., Ritland, K., MacKay, J., Bohlmann, J. and Jones, S.J.M. (2013) Assembling the 20 Gb white spruce (Picea glauca) genome from whole-genome shotgun sequencing data. Bioinformatics, 29(12):1492-1497. (URL  | Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
  10. Pavy, N., Deschênes, A., Blais, S., Lavigne, P., Beaulieu, J., Isabel, N., MacKay, J. and Bousquet, J. (2013) The Landscape of Nucleotide Polymorphism among 13,500 Genes of the Conifer Picea glauca, Relationships with Functions, and Comparison with Medicago truncatula. Genome Biology and Evolution, 5(10):1910-1925. (URL  | Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
Expertises

Champs d'expertise

  • Chimie du bois
  • Génétique et amélioration des arbres
  • Génomique forestière
  • Physique du bois
  • Physiologie végétale

Centres et groupes de recherche

Publications

Référez-vous au site du Centre d'étude de la forêt pour la liste complète des publications de M. John Mackay.

Publications sélectionnées

  1. Bomal, C., Duval, I., Giguere, I., Fortin, E., Caron, S., Stewart, D., Boyle, B., Seguin, A. and MacKay, J. (2014) Opposite action of R2R3-MYBs from different subgroups on key genes of the shikimate and monolignol pathways in spruce. Journal of Experimental Botany, 65(2):495-508. (Scopus  | Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
  2. Stival Sena, J., Giguere, I., Boyle, B., Rigault, P., Birol, I., Zuccolo, A., Ritland, K., Ritland, C., Bohlmann, J., Jones, S., Bousquet, J. and MacKay, J. (2014) Evolution of gene structure in the conifer Picea glauca: a comparative analysis of the impact of intron size. BMC Plant Biology, 14(1):95. (URL  | Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
  3. Duval, I., Lachance, D., Giguere, I., Bomal, C., Morency, M.-J., Pelletier, G., Boyle, B., MacKay, J. and Seguin, A. (2014) Large-scale screening of transcription factor-promoter interactions in spruce reveals a transcriptional network involved in vascular development. Journal of Experimental Botany, 65(9):2319-2333. (Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
  4. Beaulieu, J., Doerksen, T., Clement, S., MacKay, J. and Bousquet, J. (2014) Accuracy of genomic selection models in a large population of open-pollinated families in white spruce. Heredity, 113(4):343-352. (URL  | Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
  5. Pavy, N., Gagnon, F., Rigault, P., Blais, S., Deschenes, A., Boyle, B., Pelgas, B., Deslauriers, M., Clement, S., Lavigne, P., Lamothe, M., Cooke, J.E., Jaramillo-Correa, J.P., Beaulieu, J., Isabel, N., MacKay, J. and Bousquet, J. (2013) Development of high-density SNP genotyping arrays for white spruce (Picea glauca) and transferability to subtropical and nordic congeners. Molecular Ecology Resources, 13(2):324-336. (Scopus  | Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
  6. Lenz, P., Auty, D., Achim, A., Beaulieu, J. and MacKay, J. (2013) Genetic Improvement of White Spruce Mechanical Wood Traits—Early Screening by Means of Acoustic Velocity. Forests, 4(3):575-594. (URL  | Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
  7. Rutledge, R.G., Stewart, D., Caron, S., Overton, C., Boyle, B., MacKay, J. and Klimaszewska, K. (2013) Potential link between biotic defense activation and recalcitrance to induction of somatic embryogenesis in shoot primordia from adult trees of white spruce (Picea glauca). BMC Plant Biology, 13:116. (URL  | Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
  8. Verta, J.-P., Landry, C.R. and MacKay, J. (2013) Are long-lived trees poised for evolutionary change? Single locus effects in the evolution of gene expression networks in spruce. Molecular Ecology, 22(9):2369-2379. (Scopus  | Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
  9. Birol, I., Raymond, A., Jackman, S. D., Pleasance, S., Coope, R., Taylor, G. A., Yuen, M.M.S, Keeling, C. I., Brand, D., Vandervalk, B. P., Kirk, H., Pandoh, P., Moore, R.A., Zhao, Y., Mungall, A. J., Jaquish, B., Yanchuk, A., Ritland, C., Boyle, B., Bousquet, J., Ritland, K., MacKay, J., Bohlmann, J. and Jones, S.J.M. (2013) Assembling the 20 Gb white spruce (Picea glauca) genome from whole-genome shotgun sequencing data. Bioinformatics, 29(12):1492-1497. (URL  | Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)
  10. Pavy, N., Deschênes, A., Blais, S., Lavigne, P., Beaulieu, J., Isabel, N., MacKay, J. and Bousquet, J. (2013) The Landscape of Nucleotide Polymorphism among 13,500 Genes of the Conifer Picea glauca, Relationships with Functions, and Comparison with Medicago truncatula. Genome Biology and Evolution, 5(10):1910-1925. (URL  | Résumé | EndNote | BibTeX)