Jesse Lasky

Assistant Professor of Biology

Jesse Lasky

Research Summary

Ecological and evolutionary genomics, genetic and ecophysiological basis of adaptation to environmental stress, evolutionary ecology of biological complexity.

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Genotype Arabidopsis Genomics Genome Genes Climate Biomass Biodiversity Genetic Variation Phenotype Physiology Water Effect Geography Proline Breeding Population Structure Flowering Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Local Adaptation Alleles Drought Abscisic Acid Methodology Phenology

Most Recent Papers

What processes must we understand to forecast regional scale population dynamics?

Jesse Lasky, Mevin Hooten, Peter Adler, Proceedings of the Royal Society B

Genomics of Natural History Collections for Understanding Evolution in the Wild

Lua Lopez, Kathryn Turner, Emily Bellis, Jesse Lasky, Molecular Ecology Resources

Effects of genomic and functional diversity on stand-level productivity and performance of non-native arabidopsis: genetic diversity effects in arabidopsis

Kathryn G. Turner, Claire M. Lorts, Asnake T. Haile, Jesse R. Lasky, 2020, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

“A reference genome assembly and adaptive trait analysis of Castanea mollissima ‘Vanuxem,’ a source of resistance to chestnut blight in restoration breeding”

Margaret Staton, Charles Addo-Quaye, Nathaniel Cannon, Jiali Yu, Tetyana Zhebentyayeva, Matthew Huff, Nurul Islam-Faridi, Shenghua Fan, Laura L. Georgi, C. Dana Nelson, Emily Bellis, Sara Fitzsimmons, Nathan Henry, Daniela Drautz-Moses, Rooksana E. Noorai, Stephen Ficklin, Christopher Saski, Mihir Mandal, Tyler K. Wagner, Nicole Zembower, Catherine Bodénès, Jason Holliday, Jared Westbrook, Jesse R. Lasky, Frederick V. Hebard, Stephan C. Schuster, Albert G. Abbott, John E. Carlson, 2020, Tree Genetics and Genomes

Competition × drought interactions change phenotypic plasticity and the direction of selection on Arabidopsis traits

Claire M. Lorts, Jesse R. Lasky, 2020, New Phytologist on p. 1060-1072

Genomic history and ecology of the geographic spread of rice

Rafal M. Gutaker, Simon C. Groen, Emily S. Bellis, Jae Y. Choi, Inês S. Pires, R. Kyle Bocinsky, Emma R. Slayton, Olivia Wilkins, Cristina C. Castillo, Sónia Negrão, M. Margarida Oliveira, Dorian Q. Fuller, Jade A.d’Alpoim Guedes, Jesse R. Lasky, Michael D. Purugganan, 2020, Nature Plants on p. 492-502

Effects of two centuries of global environmental variation on phenology and physiology of Arabidopsis thaliana

Victoria L. DeLeo, Duncan N.L. Menge, Ephraim M. Hanks, Thomas E. Juenger, Jesse R. Lasky, 2020, Global Change Biology on p. 523-538

In the presence of population structure: From genomics to candidate genes underlying local adaptation

Nicholas Price, Lua Lopez, Adrian E. Platts, Jesse R. Lasky, 2020, Ecology and Evolution

Transcriptomics of host-specific interactions in natural populations of the parasitic plant purple witchweed (Striga hermonthica)

Lua Lopez, Emily S. Bellis, Eric Wafula, Sarah J. Hearne, Loren Honaas, Paula E. Ralph, Michael P. Timko, Nnanna Unachukwu, Claude W. Depamphilis, Jesse R. Lasky, 2019, Weed Science on p. 397-411

Natural variation in 9-cis-epoxycartenoid dioxygenase 3 and aba accumulation

Rajesh Kalladan, Jesse R. Lasky, Sandeep Sharma, M. Nagaraj Kumar, Thomas E. Juenger, David L. Des Marais, Paul E. Verslues, 2019, Plant Physiology on p. 1620-1631

Most-Cited Papers

Characterizing genomic variation of Arabidopsis thaliana

Jesse R. Lasky, David L. Des Marais, John K. McKay, James H. Richards, Thomas E. Juenger, Timothy H. Keitt, 2012, Molecular Ecology on p. 5512-5529

The relationship between tree biodiversity and biomass dynamics changes with tropical forest succession

Jesse R. Lasky, María Uriarte, Vanessa K. Boukili, David L. Erickson, W. John Kress, Robin L. Chazdon, 2014, Ecology Letters on p. 1158-1167

Genome-environment associations in sorghum landraces predict adaptive traits

Jesse R. Lasky, Hari D. Upadhyaya, Punna Ramu, Santosh Deshpande, C. Tom Hash, Jason Bonnette, Thomas E. Juenger, Katie Hyma, Charlotte Acharya, Sharon E. Mitchell, Edward S. Buckler, Zachary Brenton, Stephen Kresovich, Geoffrey P. Morris, 2015, Science advances

Trait-mediated assembly processes predict successional changes in community diversity of tropical forests

Jesse R. Lasky, María Uriarte, Vanessa K. Boukili, Robin L. Chazdon, 2014, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 5616-5621

Detecting spatial genetic signatures of local adaptation in heterogeneous landscapes

Brenna R. Forester, Matthew R. Jones, Stéphane Joost, Erin L. Landguth, Jesse R. Lasky, 2016, Molecular Ecology on p. 104-120

Intron-mediated alternative splicing of Arabidopsis P5CS1 and its association with natural variation in proline and climate adaptation

Ravi Kesari, Jesse R. Lasky, Joji Grace Villamor, David L. Des Marais, Ying Jiun C. Chen, Tzu Wen Liu, Wendar Lin, Thomas E. Juenger, Paul E. Verslues, 2012, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 9197-9202

Comparing methods for detecting multilocus adaptation with multivariate genotype–environment associations

Brenna R. Forester, Jesse R. Lasky, Helene H. Wagner, Dean L. Urban, 2018, Molecular Ecology on p. 2215-2233

Pleiotropy of FRIGIDA enhances the potential for multivariate adaptation

John T. Lovell, Thomas E. Juenger, Scott D. Michaels, Jesse R. Lasky, Alexander Platt, James H. Richards, Xuhong Yu, Hsien M. Easlon, Saunak Sen, John K. Mckay, 2013, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

The database of the PREDICTS (Projecting Responses of Ecological Diversity In Changing Terrestrial Systems) project

Lawrence Hudson, Tim Newbold, Sara Contu, Samantha Hill, Igor Lysenko, Adriana De Palma, Helen Phillips, Tamera Alhusseini, Felicity Bedford, Dominic Bennett, Hollie Booth, Victoria Burton, Charlotte Chng, Argyrios Choimes, David Correia, Julie Day, Susy Echeverría-Londoño, Susan Emerson, Di Gao, Morgan Garon, Michelle Harrison, Daniel Ingram, Martin Jung, Victoria Kemp, Lucinda Kirkpatrick, Callum Martin, Yuan Pan, Gwilym Pask-Hale, Edwin Pynegar, Alexandra Robinson, Katia Sanchez-Ortiz, Senior, Rebecca A., Benno Simmons, Hannah White, Hanbin Zhang, Job Aben, Stefan Abrahamczyk, Gilbert Adum, Virginia Aguilar-Barquero, Marcelo Aizen, Belén Albertos, E. Alcala, Maria del Mar Alguacil, Audrey Alignier, Marc Ancrenaz, Alan Andersen, Enrique Arbeláez-Cortés, Inge Armbrecht, Víctor Arroyo-Rodríguez, Tom Aumann, Jan Axmacher, Badrul Azhar, Adrián Azpiroz, Lander Baeten, Adama Bakayoko, András Báldi, John Banks, Sharad Baral, Jos Barlow, Barbara Barratt, Lurdes Barrico, Paola Bartolommei, Diane Barton, Yves Basset, Péter Batáry, Adam Bates, Bruno Baur, Erin Bayne, Pedro Beja, Suzan Benedick, Åke Berg, Henry Bernard, Nicholas Berry, Dinesh Bhatt, Jake Bicknell, Jochen Bihn, Robin Blake, Kadiri Bobo, Roberto Bóçon, Teun Boekhout, Katrin Böhning-Gaese, Kevin Bonham, Paulo Borges, Sérgio Borges, Céline Boutin, Jérémy Bouyer, Cibele Bragagnolo, Jodi Brandt, Francis Brearley, Isabel Brito, Vicenç Bros, Jörg Brunet, Grzegorz Buczkowski, Christopher Buddle, Rob Bugter, Erika Buscardo, Jörn Buse, Jimmy Cabra-García, Nilton Cáceres, Nicolette Cagle, María Calviño-Cancela, Sydney Cameron, Eliana Cancello, Rut Caparrós, Pedro Cardoso, Dan Carpenter, Tiago Carrijo, Anelena Carvalho, Camila Cassano, Helena Castro, Alejandro Castro-Luna, Cerda Rolando, Alexis Cerezo, Kim Chapman, Matthieu Chauvat, Morten Christensen, Francis Clarke, Daniel Cleary, Giorgio Colombo, Stuart Connop, Michael Craig, Leopoldo Cruz-López, Saul Cunningham, Biagio D’Aniello, Neil D’Cruze, Pedro da Silva, Martin Dallimer, Emmanuel Danquah, Ben Darvill, Jens Dauber, Adrian Davis, Jeff Dawson, Claudio de Sassi, Benoit de Thoisy, Olivier Deheuvels, Alain Dejean, Jean-Louis Devineau, Tim Diekötter, Jignasu Dolia, Erwin Domínguez, Yamileth Dominguez-Haydar, Silvia Dorn, Isabel Draper, Niels Dreber, Bertrand Dumont, Simon Dures, Mats Dynesius, Lars Edenius, Paul Eggleton, Felix Eigenbrod, Zoltán Elek, Martin Entling, Karen Esler, Ricardo de Lima, Aisyah Faruk, Nina Farwig, Tom Fayle, Antonio Felicioli, Annika Felton, Roderick Fensham, Ignacio Fernandez, Catarina Ferreira, Gentile Ficetola, Cristina Fiera, Bruno Filgueiras, Hüseyin Fırıncıoğlu, David Flaspohler, Andreas Floren, Steven Fonte, Anne Fournier, Robert Fowler, Markus Franzén, Lauchlan Fraser, Gabriella Fredriksson, Geraldo Freire, Tiago Frizzo, Daisuke Fukuda, Dario Furlani, René Gaigher, Jörg Ganzhorn, Karla García, Juan Garcia-R, Jenni Garden, Ricardo Garilleti, Bao-Ming Ge, Benoit Gendreau-Berthiaume, Philippa Gerard, Carla Gheler-Costa, Benjamin Gilbert, Paolo Giordani, Simonetta Giordano, Carly Golodets, Laurens Gomes, Rachelle Gould, Dave Goulson, Aaron Gove, Laurent Granjon, Ingo Grass, Claudia Gray, James Grogan, Weibin Gu, Moisès Guardiola, Nihara Gunawardene, Alvaro Gutierrez, Doris Gutiérrez-Lamus, Daniela Haarmeyer, Mick Hanley, Thor Hanson, Nor Hashim, Shombe Hassan, Richard Hatfield, Joseph Hawes, Matt Hayward, Christian Hébert, Alvin Helden, John-André Henden, Philipp Henschel, Lionel Hernández, James Herrera, Farina Herrmann, Felix Herzog, Diego Higuera-Diaz, Branko Hilje, Hubert Höfer, Anke Hoffmann, Finbarr Horgan, Elisabeth Hornung, Roland Horváth, Kristoffer Hylander, Paola Isaacs-Cubides, Hiroaki Ishida, Masahiro Ishitani, Carmen Jacobs, Víctor Jaramillo, Birgit Jauker, F. Hernández, McKenzie Johnson, Virat Jolli, Mats Jonsell, S. Juliani, Thomas Jung, Vena Kapoor, Heike Kappes, Vassiliki Kati, Eric Katovai, Klaus Kellner, Michael Kessler, Kathryn Kirby, Andrew Kittle, Mairi Knight, Eva Knop, Florian Kohler, Matti Koivula, Annette Kolb, Mouhamadou Kone, Ádám Kőrösi, Jochen Krauss, Ajith Kumar, Raman Kumar, David Kurz, Alex Kutt, Thibault Lachat, Victoria Lantschner, Francisco Lara, Jesse Lasky, Steven Latta, William Laurance, Patrick Lavelle, Violette Le Féon, Gretchen LeBuhn, Jean-Philippe Légaré, Valérie Lehouck, María Lencinas, Pia Lentini, Susan Letcher, Qi Li, Simon Litchwark, Nick Littlewood, Yunhui Liu, Nancy Lo-Man-Hung, Carlos López-Quintero, Mounir Louhaichi, Gabor Lövei, Manuel Lucas-Borja, Victor Luja, Matthew Luskin, M MacSwiney G, Kaoru Maeto, Tibor Magura, Neil Mallari, Louise Malone, Patrick Malonza, Jagoba Malumbres-Olarte, Salvador Mandujano, Inger Måren, Erika Marin-Spiotta, Charles Marsh, E. Marshall, Eliana Martínez, Guillermo Martínez Pastur, David Moreno Mateos, Margaret Mayfield, Vicente Mazimpaka, Jennifer McCarthy, Kyle McCarthy, Quinn McFrederick, Sean McNamara, Nagore Medina, Rafael Medina, Jose Mena, Estefania Mico, Grzegorz Mikusinski, Jeffrey Milder, James Miller, Daniel Miranda-Esquivel, Melinda Moir, Carolina Morales, Mary Muchane, Muchai Muchane, Sonja Mudri-Stojnic, A. Munira, Antonio Muoñz-Alonso, B. Munyekenye, Robin Naidoo, A. Naithani, Michiko Nakagawa, Akihiro Nakamura, Yoshihiro Nakashima, Shoji Naoe, Guiomar Nates-Parra, Dario Navarrete Gutierrez, Luis Navarro-Iriarte, Paul Ndang’ang’a, Eike Neuschulz, Jacqueline Ngai, Violaine Nicolas, Sven Nilsson, Norbertas Noreika, Olivia Norfolk, Jorge Noriega, David Norton, Nicole Nöske, A. Nowakowski, Catherine Numa, Niall O’Dea, Patrick O’Farrell, William Oduro, Sabine Oertli, Caleb Ofori-Boateng, Christopher Oke, Vicencio Oostra, Lynne Osgathorpe, Samuel Otavo, Navendu Page, Juan Paritsis, Alejandro Parra-H, Luke Parry, Guy Pe’er, Peter Pearman, Nicolás Pelegrin, Raphaël Pélissier, Carlos Peres, Pablo Peri, Anna Persson, Theodora Petanidou, Marcell Peters, Rohan Pethiyagoda, Ben Phalan, T. Philips, Finn Pillsbury, Jimmy Pincheira-Ulbrich, Eduardo Pineda, Joan Pino, Jaime Pizarro-Araya, A. Plumptre, Santiago Poggio, Natalia Politi, Pere Pons, Katja Poveda, Eileen Power, Steven Presley, Vânia Proença, Marino Quaranta, Carolina Quintero, Romina Rader, B. Ramesh, Martha Ramirez-Pinilla, Jai Ranganathan, Claus Rasmussen, Nicola Redpath-Downing, 2017, Ecology and Evolution on p. 145–188

Genome-wide association mapping combined with reverse genetics identifies new effectors of low water potential-induced proline accumulation in Arabidopsis

Paul E. Verslues, Jesse R. Lasky, Thomas E. Juenger, Tzu Wen Liu, M. Nagaraj Kumar, 2014, Plant Physiology on p. 144-159