Ruairidh Sawers

Assistant Professor of Plant Response to Abiotic Stress

Ruairidh Sawers

Research Summary

Local adaptation and stress tolerance in crop plants and their wild relatives; plant nutrition; arbuscular mycorrhizae; maize genetics and genomics.

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Corn Zea Mays Symbiosis Phosphorus Genes Fungi Alleles Maize Zea Mays Subsp. Mays Regulator Genes Starvation Highlands Genomics Rhizosphere Population Landraces Gene Membranes Nitrogen Nutrients Effect Gene Expression Hyphae Genome Mutation

Most Recent Publications

Lu Chen, Jingyun Luo, Minliang Jin, Ning Yang, Xiangguo Liu, Yong Peng, Wenqiang Li, Alyssa Philips, Brenda Cameron, Julio Bernal, Rubén Rellán-Álvarez, Ruairidh Sawers, Liu Qing, Yuejia Yin, Xinnan Ye, Jiali Yan, Qinghua Zhang, Xiaoting Zhang, Shenshen Wu, Songtao Gui, Wenjie Wei, Yuebin Wang, Yun Luo, Chengling Jiang, Min Deng, Min Jin, Liumei Jian, Yanhui Yu, Maolin Zhang, Xiaohong Yang, Matthew Hufford, Alisdair Fernie, Marilyn Warburton, Jeffrey Ross-Ibarra, Jianbing Yan,

Garrett Janzen, María Aguilar-Rangel, Carolina Cíntora-Martínez, Karla Blöcher-Juárez, Eric González-Segovia, Anthony Studer, Daniel Runcie, Sherry Flint-Garcia, Rubén Rellán-Álvarez, Ruairidh Sawers, Matthew Hufford,

Allison C. Barnes, Fausto Rodríguez-Zapata, Karla A. Juárez-Núñez, Daniel J. Gates, Garrett M. Janzen, Andi Kur, Li Wang, Sarah E. Jensen, Juan M. Estévez-Palmas, Taylor M. Crow, Heli S. Kavi, Hannah D. Pil, Ruthie L. Stokes, Kevan T. Knizner, Maria R. Aguilar-Rangel, Edgar Demesa-Arévalo, Tara Skopelitis, Sergio Pérez-Limón, Whitney L. Stutts, Peter Thompson, Yu Chun Chiu, David Jackson, David C. Muddiman, Oliver Fiehn, Daniel Runcie, Edward S. Buckler, Jeffrey Ross-Ibarra, Matthew B. Hufford, Ruairidh J.H. Sawers, Rubén Rellán-Álvarez, 2022, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Ana Laura Alonso-Nieves, M. Nancy Salazar-Vidal, J. Vladimir Torres-Rodríguez, Leonardo M. Pérez-Vázquez, Julio A. Massange-Sánchez, C. Stewart Gillmor, Ruairidh J.H. Sawers, 2022, Plant Direct

Garrett Janzen, María Aguilar‐Rangel, Carolina Cíntora‐Martínez, Karla Blöcher‐Juárez, Eric González‐Segovia, Anthony Studer, Daniel Runcie, Sherry Flint‐Garcia, Rubén Rellán‐Álvarez, Ruairidh Sawers, Matthew Hufford, 2022, Evolutionary Applications on p. 817-837

Sergio Perez-Limón, Meng Li, G. Carolina Cintora-Martinez, M. Rocio Aguilar-Rangel, M. Nancy Salazar-Vidal, Eric González-Segovia, Karla Blöcher-Juárez, Alejandro Guerrero-Zavala, Benjamin Barrales-Gamez, Jessica Carcaño-Macias, Denise E. Costich, Jorge Nieto-Sotelo, Octavio Martinez de la Vega, June Simpson, Matthew B. Hufford, Jeffrey Ross-Ibarra, Sherry Flint-Garcia, Luis Diaz-Garcia, Ruben Rellán-Álvarez, Ruairidh J.H. Sawers, 2022, G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics

Rhizosphere bacterial communities differ among traditional maize landraces

Mads Lund, Jacob Agerbo Rasmussen, Jazmín Ramos-Madrigal, Ruairidh Sawers, M. Thomas P. Gilbert, Christopher James Barnes, 2022, Environmental DNA

J. Vladimir Torres-Rodríguez, M. Nancy Salazar-Vidal, Ricardo A. Chávez Montes, Julio A. Massange-Sánchez, C. Stewart Gillmor, Ruairidh J.H. Sawers, 2021, BMC Plant Biology

Ana L. Alonso-Nieves, Tania Núñez-Ríos, Julio A. Massange-Sánchez, Kevin R. Ahern, Daniel Lepe-Soltero, Marcelina García-Aguilar, Thomas P. Brutnell, Ruairidh J.H. Sawers, C. Stewart Gillmor, 2021, International Journal of Developmental Biology on p. 383-394

Taylor Crow, James Ta, Saghi Nojoomi, M. Rocío Aguilar-Rangel, Jorge Vladimir Torres Rodríguez, Daniel Gates, Rubén Rellán-Álvarez, Ruairidh Sawers, Daniel Runcie, 2020, PLoS Genetics

Most-Cited Papers

Ruairidh J.H. Sawers, Simon F. Svane, Clement Quan, Mette Grønlund, Barbara Wozniak, Mesfin Nigussie Gebreselassie, Eliécer González-Muñoz, Ricardo A. Chávez Montes, Ivan Baxter, Jerome Goudet, Iver Jakobsen, Uta Paszkowski, 2017, New Phytologist on p. 632-643

Caroline Gutjahr, Ruairidh J.H. Sawers, Guillaume Marti, Liliana Andrés-Hernández, Shu Yi Yang, Leonardo Casieri, Herbert Angliker, Edward J. Oakeley, Jean Luc Wolfender, Cei Abreu-Goodger, Uta Paszkowski, 2015, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 6754-6759

Marina Nadal, Ruairidh Sawers, Shamoon Naseem, Barbara Bassin, Corinna Kulicke, Abigail Sharman, Gynheung An, Kyungsook An, Kevin R. Ahern, Amanda Romag, Thomas P. Brutnell, Caroline Gutjahr, Niko Geldner, Christophe Roux, Enrico Martinoia, James B. Konopka, Uta Paszkowski, 2017, Nature Plants

Eliécer González-Muñoz, Aida Odette Vázquez Avendaño, Ricardo A. Chávez Montes, Stefan de Folter, Liliana Andrés-Hernández, Cei Abreu-Goodger, Ruairidh J.H. Sawers, 2015, Frontiers in Plant Science on p. 1-12

Ruairidh J.H. Sawers, M. Rosario Ramírez-Flores, Víctor Olalde-Portugal, Uta Paszkowski, 2018, New Phytologist on p. 1135-1140

Ronelle Roth, Marco Chiapello, Héctor Montero, Peter Gehrig, Jonas Grossmann, Kevin O’Holleran, Denise Hartken, Fergus Walters, Shu Yi Yang, Stefan Hillmer, Karin Schumacher, Sarah Bowden, Melanie Craze, Emma J. Wallington, Akio Miyao, Ruairidh Sawers, Enrico Martinoia, Uta Paszkowski, 2018, Nature Communications on p. 4677

Taylor Crow, James Ta, Saghi Nojoomi, M. Rocío Aguilar-Rangel, Jorge Vladimir Torres Rodríguez, Daniel Gates, Rubén Rellán-Álvarez, Ruairidh Sawers, Daniel Runcie, 2020, PLoS Genetics

M. Rocío Aguilar-Rangel, Ricardo A.Chávez Montes, Eric González-Segovia, Jeffrey Ross-Ibarra, June K. Simpson, Ruairidh J.H. Sawers, 2017, PeerJ

Anna M. O'brien, Ruairidh J.H. Sawers, Jeffrey Ross-Ibarra, Sharon Y. Strauss, 2018, American Naturalist on p. 715-730

M. Rosario Ramrez-Flores, Rubn Relln-Lvarez, Barbara Wozniak, Mesfin Nigussie Gebreselassie, Iver Jakobsen, Vctor Olalde-Portugal, Ivan Baxter, Uta Paszkowski, Ruairidh J.H. Sawers, 2017, Plant and Cell Physiology on p. 1689-1699