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Pär Ingvarsson

Pär Ingvarsson

Background

2017- Professor in Plant Genomics and Plant Breeding, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

2009-2016  Professor in Evolutionary Genetics, Umeå University

2004-2009  Associate Professor, Umeå University, Sweden

2002-2004  Assistant Professor, Umeå University, Sweden.

2000-2002 Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Biology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA.

1997-1999 Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Zoology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

1997 Ph.D. in Ecological Botany, Umeå University

1991 B.Sc. in Biology and Mathematics, Lund Univertsity, Sweden

Selected publications

Tan, B., Grattapaglia, D., Salgado Martins, G., Zamprogno Ferreira, K., Sundberg, B., Ingvarsson, P.K. (2017) Evaluating the accuracy of genomic prediction of growth and wood traits in two Eucalyptus species and their F1 hybrids. BMC Plant Biology, 17, 110. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12870-017-1059-6  

Mähler, N., Wang, J., Terebieniec, B.K., Ingvarsson, P.K., Street, N.R., Hvidsten, T.R. (2017) Gene co-expression network connectivity is an important determinant of selective constraint. PLoS Genetics, 13, e1006402. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1006402

De La Torre, A.R., Li, Z., Van de Peer, Y., Ingvarsson, P.K. (2017) Contrasting rates of molecular evolution and patterns of selection among gymnosperms and flowering plants. Molecular Biology and Evolution 34, 1363-1377. https://doi.org/10.1093/molbev/msx069

Wang, J., Street, N.R., Scofield, D.G., Ingvarsson, P.K. (2016) Variation in linked selection and recombination drive genomic divergence during allopatric speciation of European and American aspens. Molecular Biology and Evolution, 33, 1754-1767.  https://doi.org/10.1093/molbev/msw051

Wang, J., Street, N.R.,  Scofield, D.G., Ingvarsson, P.K. (2016) Natural selection and recombination rate variation shape nucleotide polymorphism across the genomes of three related Populus species. Genetics, 202, 1185-1200. https://doi.org/10.1534/genetics.115.183152

Nystedt, B., Street, N.R., Wetterbom, A., Zuccolo, A., Lin, Y-C., Scofield, D.G., Vezzi, F., Delhomme, N., Alexeyenko, A., Giacomello, S., Vicedomini, R., Sahlin, K., Sherwood, E., Elfstand, M., Gramzow, L., Holmberg, K., Hällman, J., Keech, O., Klasson, L., Koriabine, M., Kucukoglu, M., Käller, M., Luthman, J., Lysholm, F., Niittylä, T., Olson, Å., Rilakovic, N., Ritland, C., Rosselló, J.A., Sena, J., Svensson, T, Talavera-López, C., Theißen, G., Tuominen, H., Vanneste, K., Wu, Z-Q., Zhang, B., Zerbe, P., Arvestad, L., Bhalerao, R., Bohlmann, J., Bousquet, J., Garcia-Gil, R., Hvidsten, T.R., de Jong, P., MacKay, J., Morgante, M., Ritland, K., Sundberg, B., Thompson, S.L., Van de Peer, Y., Andersson, B., Nilsson, O., Ingvarsson, P.K., Lundeberg, J., Jansson, S. (2103) The 20 Gbp Norway spruce genome sheds light on conifer genome evolution. Nature 497, 579-584. https://doi.org/10.1038/nature12211


Contact
Professor at the Department of Plant Biology; Pär Ingvarsson
Telephone: 018-673230, 070-8485977
Postal address:
Inst för växtbiologi, Box 7080
750 07 UPPSALA
Visiting address: Almas Allé 5, BioCentrum, Uppsala