Fernandes SB, Zhang KS, Jamann T, Lipka AE. (2021). How well can multivariate and univariate GWAS distinguish between true and spurious pleiotropy? Frontiers in Genetics. 11: 1747.

Mullens A, Jamann T. Colonization and movement of GFP-labeled Clavibacter nebraskensis in maize. Plant Disease. In press.

Adhikari P, Mideros S, Jamann T. Differential regulation of maize and sorghum orthologs in response to the fungal pathogen Setosphaeria turcica. Frontiers in Plant Science. 12: 6752058.


Qiu Y, Kaiser C, Schmidt C, Robertson A, Jamann T. 2020. Identification of quantitative trait loci associated with bacterial leaf streak of maize. Crop Science. 60: 226-237.

Zhang X, Fernandes SB, Kaiser C, Adhikari P, Brown P, Jamann T. 2020 Conserved defense responses between maize and sorghum to Exserohilum turcicum. BMC Plant Biology 20: 67.

Qiu Y, Cooper J, Kaiser C, Wisser R, Mideros S, Jamann T. 2020. Identification of loci that confer resistance to bacterial and fungal diseases of maize. G3. 10:2819-2828.

Valle-Torres J, Ross TJ, Plewa D, Avellaneda MC, Check J, Chilvers M, Dalla Lana F, Groves C, Gongora-Canul C, Henriquez-Dole L, Jamann T, Kleczewski N, Lipps S, Malvick D, McCoy AG, Mueller DS, Paul PA, Puerto C, Schloemer C, Raid, RN, Robertson A, Roggenkamp EM, Smith DL, Telenko DEP, Cruz CD. 2020. Tar spot: an understudied disease threatening corn production in the Americas. Plant Disease. 104: 2541–2550.

Samira, R, Kimball J, Samayoa Lopez F, Brown P, Jamann T, Holland J, Stacey G, Balint-Kurti. 2020. Genome-wide association analysis of the strength of the MAMP-elicited defense response and resistance to target leaf spot in sorghum. Scientific Reports, 10(1), 1–9.

Adhikari P, Goodrich E, Fernandes SB, Lipka AE, Tranel P, Brown P, Jamann T. 2020. Geneticvariation associated with PPO-inhibiting herbicide tolerance in sorghum. PLOS ONE,15(10), 1–15.


Jamann T, Plewa D, Mideros S, Bissonnette S. 2019. First report of bacterial leaf streak of corn caused by Xanthomonas vasicola pv. vasculorum in Illinois. Plant Disease. 5: 1018-1018.

Doblas-Ibáñez, P., Deng, K., Vasquez, M.F., Giese, L., Cobine, P.A., Kolkman, J.M., King, H.,  Jamann, T., Balint-Kurti, P., De La Fuente, L., Nelson, R.J., Mackey, D., and Smith, L. G. 2019. Dominant, heritable resistance to Stewart’s wilt in maize is associated with an enhanced vascular defense response to infection with P. stewartii. Molecular Plant Microbe Interaction. 32:1581-1597

Cooper J, Rice B, Shenstone E, Lipka A, Jamann T. 2019. Genome-wide analysis and prediction of resistance to Goss’s wilt in maize. Plant Genome. 12: 2 PDF


Cooper J, Balint-Kurti P, Jamann, T. 2018. Identification of quantitative trait loci for Goss’s wilt of maize. Crop Science. 57. PDF

Shenstone E, Cooper J, Rice B, Bohn M, Jamann T, Lipka A. 2018. An assessment of the performance of the logistic mixed model for analyzing binary traits in maize and sorghum diversity panels. PLOS ONE.

Jones M, Penning B, Jamann T, Glaubitz J, Romay C, Buckler E, and Redinbaugh M. 2018. Diverse Chromosomal Locations of Quantitative Trait Loci for Tolerance to Maize chlorotic mottle virus in Five Maize Populations. Phytopathology. 108. PDF

Minker K, Biedrzycki M, Kolagunda A, Rhein S, Perina F, Jacobs S, Moore M,  Jamann T, Yang Q, Nelson R, Balint-Kurti P, Kambhamettu C, Wisser  Rand  Caplan J. 2016. Semiautomated confocal imaging of fungal pathogenesis on plants: Microscopic analysis of macroscopic specimens. Microsc Res Tech. PDF


Jamann T, Sood S, Wisser R, Holland J. 2017. High-Throughput Resequencing of Maize Landraces at Genomic Regions Associated with Flowering Time. PLOS ONE 12:e0168910.



Jamann, T. M., Luo, X., Morales, L., Kolkman, J. M., Chung, C. L., Nelson, R. J. 2016. A remorin gene is implicated in quantitative disease resistance in maize. Theoretical and Applied Genetics, 129: 591-602PDF



Jamann, T., Balint-Kurti. P., Holland, J. 2015. QTL Mapping Using High-Throughput Sequencing. Chapter in “Plant Functional Genomics” Eds. Jose Alonso. Springer NY.



Jamann, T., Poland, J., Kolkman, J., Smith. L., and Nelson, R. 2014. Unraveling genomic complexity at a quantitative resistance locus in maize. GENETICS. 198 (1): 333-344.

Mideros S., Warburton M., Jamann T., Windham G., Williams W. P. and Nelson R. 2014. Quantitative trait loci influencing mycotoxin contamination of maize: Analysis by linkage mapping, characterization of near-isogenic lines, and meta-analysis. Crop Science.  54 (1):127-142.



Jamann, T., Nelson, R.  and Balint-Kurti, P. 2013. The genetic basis of disease resistance in maize. Chapter in “Translational Genomics for Crop Breeding” Eds. Roberto Tuberosa and Rajeev Varshney. John Wiley & Sons Ltd: 31-43.



Chung C., Jamann T., Longfellow J., Nelson R. 2010. Characterization and fine-mapping of a resistance locus for northern leaf blight in maize bin 8.06. TAG Theoretical and Applied Genetics 121(2):205-227.