Ruth Swanson-Wagner

Former Graduate Student


  • B.A., St. Mary's Univ. of Minnesota, 2003
  • Ph.D., Interdepartmental Genetics, Iowa State University, Aug 2009


* Authors contributed equally to the article
  • Liu S, K Ying, CT Yeh, J Yang, RA Swanson-Wagner, W Wu, T Richmond, DJ Gerhardt, J Lai, NM Springer, D Nettleton, JA Jeddeloh, PS Schnable (2012) Changes in genome content generated via segregation of non-allelic homologs. Plant J, in press.
    [ Abstract | Full Text PDF | Supplemental Materials | doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2012.05087.x | PMID: 22731681 ] Faculty1000 Recommeded Article
  • Waters AJ, I Makarevitch, SR Eichten, RA Swanson-Wagner, CT Yeh, WW Xu, PS Schnable, MW Vaughn, M Gehring, NM Springer (2011) Parent-of-origin effects on gene expression and DNA methylation in the Maize endosperm. Plant Cell, in press.
  • Eichten SR, RA Swanson-Wagner, JC Schnable, AJ Waters, PJ Hermanson, S Liu, CT Yeh, Y Jia, K Gendler, M Freeling, PS Schnable, MW Vaughn, NM Springer (2011) Heritable epigenetic variation among maize inbreds. PLoS Genet, in press.
    [ Abstract | Full Text PDF | Supplemental Materials | doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1002372 | PMID: 22125494 | Cited 105 times ] Faculty1000 Recommeded Article
  • Fu Y, NM Springer, DJ Gerhardt, K Ying, CT Yeh, W Wu, RA Swanson-Wagner, M D'Ascenzo, T Millard, L Freeberg, N Aoyama, J Kitzman, D Burgess, T Richmond, TJ Albert, WB Barbazuk, JA Jeddeloh, PS Schnable (2010) Repeat subtraction-mediated sequence capture from a complex genome. Plant J, in press.
    [ Abstract | Full Text PDF | Supplemental Materials | doi:10.1111/j.1365-313X.2010.04196.x | PMID: 20230488 | Cited 70 times ]
  • Swanson-Wagner RA, R DeCook, Y Jia, T Bancroft, T Ji, X Zhao, D Nettleton, PS Schnable (2009) Paternal dominance of trans-eQTL influences gene expression patterns in maize hybrids. Science, in press.
  • Swanson-Wagner RA*, Y Jia*, R DeCook, LA Borsuk, D Nettleton, PS Schnable (2006) All possible modes of gene action are observed in a global comparison of gene expression in a maize F1 hybrid and its inbred parents. PNAS, in press.
    [ Abstract | Full Text PDF | doi:10.1073/pnas.051043010 | PMID: 16641103 | Cited 311 times ] Faculty1000 Recommeded Article
  • Ashlock DA, RA Swanson-Wagner, PS Schnable (2005) Selection of genetically diverse recombinant inbreds with an ordered gene evolutionary algorithm. CIBCB'05, in press.
    [ Abstract | Full Text PDF | doi:10.1109/CIBCB.2005.1594923 ]