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USHA KIRANMAYEE K N S
  • Post-Doc, USHA KIRANMAYEE K N S
Research focus
  • Plant science
  • Genetics and genomics of sorghum
    cereal biotic and abiotic stress tolerance
    bioinformatic analysis for stress and gene predictions
    genetic mapping and GWAS

Education

PhD, Osmania university, 2016

Publications

Kiranmayee KNSU, Kishor PBK, Hash CT, Deshpande SP (2016) Evaluation of QTLs for Shoot Fly (Atherigona soccata) Resistance Component Traits of Seedling Leaf Blade Glossiness and Trichome Density on Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) Chromosome SBI-10L. Tropical Plant Biology 9:12-28. Issue-1, doi:10.1007/s12042-015-9157-9.

Kiranmayee KNSU, Hash CT, Deshpande SP, Varaprasad KVGK and Kavi kishor PB (2015) Biotechnological approaches to evolve sorghum drought stress tolerance and shoot fly resistance. Current Trends in Biotechnology and Pharmacy. Vol 9 (3):281-292.

Kiranmayee KNSU et al., (2018) Fine mapping and genome wide association analysis of stay-green on sorghum chromosome SBI-10L identifies two clusters of putative candidate genes involved in drought tolerance. Under review in Plant biotechnology journal July 2018

Fine mapping of shoot fly resistance QTLs on sorghum chromosome SBI-10L. Manuscript under preparation targeting Plos One.