Evans Lab Publications

Chettoor, A. M., Yang, B., and Evans, M. M. S. Loss of a MAP65-3 blocks cellularization of the embryo sac and proliferation of the antipodal cells in maize. In preparation.

Han, L., Li, L., Muehlbauer, G. J., Fowler, J. E., and Evans, M. M. S. RNA isolation and analysis of lncRNAs from gametophytes of maize. In, Methods in Molecular Biology, Plant Long Non-Coding RNAs: Methods and Protocols, J.A. Chekanova, ed., accepted.

Chettoor, A. M., and Evans, M. M. S. (2017) Imaging of auxin and cytokinin signaling in the maize female gametophyte. In, Methods in Molecular Biology, vol.1669, Plant Germline Development: Methods and Protocols, A. Schmidt, ed. In press.

Vollbrecht, E. and Evans, M. M. S. (2017) Gametophyte interactions establishing maize kernel development. In, Maize Kernel Development, B. Larkins, ed. (Boston: CAB International), pp. 16-27. In press.

Chettoor, A. M., Phillips, A. R., Coker, C. T., Dilkes, B. and Evans, M. M. S. (2016) Maternal Gametophyte Effects on Seed Development in Maize. Genetics 204: 233-248.

Bai, F., M. Daliberti, A. Bagadion, M. Xu, Y. Li, Baier, J., Tseung, C. W., Evans, M. M.S., Settles, A. M., (2016) Parent-of-Origin-Effect rough endosperm Mutants in Maize. Genetics 204: 221-231.

Chettoor AM, Evans MM. Correlation between a loss of auxin signaling and a loss of proliferation in maize antipodal cells. Front Plant Sci. 2015;6:187. link

Chettoor AM, Givan SA, Evans MM, Cole RA, et al. Discovery of novel transcripts and gametophytic functions via RNA-seq analysis of maize gametophytic transcriptomes. Genome Biol. 2014;15(7):414. link

Li L, Eichten SR, Evans MM, Shimizu R, et al. Genome-wide discovery and characterization of maize long non-coding RNAs. Genome Biol. 2014;15(2):R40. link

Lu Y, Kermicle JL, Evans MM. Genetic and cellular analysis of cross-incompatibility in Zea mays. Plant Reprod. 2014;27(1):19-29. link

Phillips, A. R. and Evans, M. M. S. (2011). Analysis of stunter1, a Maize Mutant with Reduced Gametophyte Size and Maternal Effects on Seed Development. Genetics, published ahead of print 10.1534/genetics.110.125286. 

Kermicle, J. L. and Evans, M. M. S.  (2010)  The Zea mays Sexual Compatibility Gene ga2:  Naturally-occurring Alleles, their Distribution and Role in Reproductive Isolation.  J. Hered 101: 737-749.  http://jhered.oxfordjournals.org/content/101/6/737.full

Evans, M. M. S. and Grossniklaus, U. (2009) The maize megagametophyte. In Handbook of Maize: its Biology, J.L. Bennetzen and S. Hake, eds (New York: Springer), pp.  79-104. http://www.springerlink.com/content/978-0-387-79417-4#section=127544&page=1&locus=0

Wenkel, S., Emery, J., Hou, B.-H., Evans, M. M. S., and Barton, M.K. (2007) A Feedback Regulatory Module Formed by LITTLE ZIPPER and HD-ZIPIII Genes. Plant Cell 19: 3379-3390.link

Evans, M. M. S. (2007) The indeterminate gametophyte1 gene of maize encodes a LOB domain protein required for embryo sac and leaf development. Plant Cell 19: 46-62.link

Gutierrez-Marcos, J. F., Costa, L. M., and Evans, M. M. S. (2006) Maternal gametophytic baseless1 is required for development of the central cell and early endosperm patterning in maize (Zea mays).  Genetics 174: 317-329.link

Kermicle, J. L., Taba, S., and Evans, M. M. S. (2006) The gametophyte-1 locus and reproductive isolation among Zea mays subspecies. Maydica, 51: 219-225. link

Kermicle, J. L. and Evans, M. M. S. (2005) Pollen-pistil barriers to crossing in maize and teosinte result from incongruity rather than active rejection.  Sex. Plant Reprod. 18: 187-194.link

Walbot, V. and Evans, M. M. S. (2003) Unique features of the plant life cycle and their consequences. Nature Rev. Genet. 4: 369-379.link

Evans, M. M. S. and Kermicle, J. L. (2001) Interaction between maternal effect and zygotic effect mutations during maize seed development. Genetics 159: 303-315.link

Evans, M. M. S. and Kermicle, J. L. (2001) Teosinte crossing barrier1, a locus governing hybridization of teosinte with maize. Theor. Appl. Genet. 103: 259-265.link

Evans, M. M. S. and Barton, M. K. (1997) Genetics of angiosperm shoot apical meristem development. Ann. Rev. Plant Physiol. and Plant Mol. Biol. 48: 673-701.

Evans, M. M. S. and Poethig, R. S. (1997) The viviparous8 mutation delays vegetative phase change and accelerates the rate of seedling growth in maize. Plant Journal 12: 769-779.

Bongard-Pierce, D. K., Evans, M. M. S., and Poethig, R. S. (1996) Heteroblastic features of leaf anatomy in maize and their genetic regulation. Int. J. Plant Sci. 157: 331-340.

Evans, M. M. S. and Poethig, R. S. (1995) Gibberellins promote vegetative phase change and reproductive maturity in maize. Plant Physiol. 108: 475-487. 

Evans, M. M. S., Passas, H. J., and Poethig, R. S. (1994) Heterochronic effects of glossy15 mutations on epidermal cell identity in maize. Development 120: 1971-1981.