Top 10 Downloaded Articles 2020

Molecular Genetics and Genomics wants to thank the authors of the most downloaded articles published in 2020, and highlight to our readers some of the most impactful research:

Molecular variation among virulent and avirulent strains of the quarantine nematode Bursaphelenchus xylophilus
Anna Filipiak, Tadeusz Malewski, Ewa Matczyńska & Marek Tomalak
Mol Genet Genomics (2020).

Compound heterozygous PLA2G6 loss-of-function variants in Swaledale sheep with neuroaxonal dystrophy
Anna Letko, Ben Strugnell, Irene M. Häfliger, Julia M. Paris, Katie Waine, Cord Drögemüller & Sandra Scholes
Mol Genet Genomics (2020).

Mig1 localization exhibits biphasic behavior which is controlled by both metabolic and regulatory roles of the sugar kinases
Gregor W. Schmidt, Niek Welkenhuysen, Tian Ye, Marija Cvijovic & Stefan Hohmann
Mol Genet Genomics 295, 1489–1500 (2020).

Geographical structuring and low diversity of paternal lineages in Bahrain shown by analysis of 27 Y-STRs
Noora R. Al-Snan, Safia A. Messaoudi, Yahya M. Khubrani, Jon H. Wetton, Mark A. Jobling & Moiz Bakhiet
Mol Genet Genomics 295, 1315–1324 (2020).

Functional characterization of the AGL1 aegerolysin in the mycoparasitic fungus Trichoderma atroviride reveals a role in conidiation and antagonism
Mukesh Dubey, Dan Funck Jensen & Magnus Karlsson
Mol Genet Genomics (2020).

A high-quality cucumber genome assembly enhances computational comparative genomics
Paweł Osipowski, Magdalena Pawełkowicz, Michał Wojcieszek, Agnieszka Skarzyńska, Zbigniew Przybecki & Wojciech Pląder
Mol Genet Genomics 295, 177–193 (2020).

QTL mapping for pre-harvest sprouting resistance in japonica rice varieties utilizing genome re-sequencing
Kyeong-Seong Cheon, Yong Jae Won, Young-Min Jeong, Youn-Young Lee, Do-Yu Kang, Jun Oh, Hyoja Oh, Song Lim Kim, Nyunhee Kim, Eungyeong Lee, In Sun Yoon, Inchan Choi, Jeongho Baek, Kyung-Hwan Kim, Hyun-Su Park & Hyeonso Ji
Mol Genet Genomics 295, 1129–1140 (2020).

TaNAC35 acts as a negative regulator for leaf rust resistance in a compatible interaction between common wheat and Puccinia triticina
Na Zhang, Shengliang Yuan, Chenguang Zhao, Robert F. Park, Xiaolei Wen, Wenxiang Yang, Na Zhang & Daqun Liu
Mol Genet Genomics (2020).

GWAS in cancer: progress and challenges
Baiqiang Liang, Hongrong Ding, Lianfang Huang, Haiqing Luo & Xiao Zhu
Mol Genet Genomics 295, 537–561 (2020).

Major latex protein-like encoding genes contribute to Rhizoctonia solani defense responses in sugar beet
Louise Holmquist, Fredrik Dölfors, Johan Fogelqvist, Jonathan Cohn, Thomas Kraft & Christina Dixelius
Mol Genet Genomics (2020).