Mihai Miclăuș, Ph.D.

Interests: 
Genomics, Genetics, Bioinformatics, Gene families, Gene expression, Gene regulation, Maize endosperm, Heterosis, Maize hybrids, Local maize germplasm.

ReasearcherID: G-5571-2011
Curriculum Vitae


Member of:
Ad Astra, an online project for the Romanian Scientific Community

Ongoing project(s):
                    (Principal Investigator)

Completed projects:
PN-II-PT-PCCA-2011-3.1-0511-103/2012
  • Insights into the Romanian maize transcriptome (InRoMaTran)
                    (As postdoc researcher @University of Bern, Switzerland)

Publications:

MiclausM., Balacescu, O., Has, I., Balacescu, L., Has, V., Suteu, D., Neuenschwander, S., Keller, I., and Bruggmann, R. Maize Cytolines Unmask Key Nuclear Genes That Are under the Control of Retrograde Signaling Pathways in Plants, Genome Biology and Evolution, doi:10.1093/gbe/evw245 Advance Access publication October 3, 2016

Xu, J. -H., Wang, R., Li, X., Miclăuş, M., Messing, J. Locus- and Site-Specific DNA Methylation of 19 kDa Zein Genes in Maize, PLoS One, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0146416, 2016

Șuteu, D., Băcilă, I., Haș, V., Haș, I., Miclăuș, M. Romanian Maize (Zea mays) Inbred Lines as a Source of Genetic Diversity in SE Europe, and Their Potential in Future Breeding Efforts, PLoS One 8(12): e85501. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0085501, 2013

Miclaus, M., Wu, Y., Xu, J-H., Dooner, H. K., and Messing, J. The Maize High-lysine Mutant opaque7 is Defective in an acyl-CoA Synthetase-like Protein. Genetics, 10.1534/genetics.111.133918, 2011.

Miclaus, M., Xu, J-H., and Messing, J. Differential Gene Expression and Epiregulation of Alpha Zein Gene Copies in Maize Haplotypes. PLoS Genetics, 7(6): e1002131. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1002131, 2011. 

Calviño, M., Miclaus, M., Bruggmann, R., and Messing, J. Molecular Markers for Sweet Sorghum Based on Microarray Expression Data. Rice, 2, pp. 129-142, 2009.


Lab members:

Ioan Bacila, Ph.D. - Research associate
Dana Suteu-Miresan, Ph.D. - Research associate
Carmen D. Vana, Postdoc
Roxana Gherman, Ph.D. student
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