Charles Hefer

Bioinformatics, plant genomics and transcriptomics

Postdoctoral Research Fellow: POPCAN project


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Selected Publications (Google Scholar Profile)

  • Myburg, A.A., Grattapaglia, D., Tuskan, G.A, Hellsten, R.D., …., Hefer, C.A., …, Schmutz, J. The genome of Eucalyptus grandis. Nature, 2014. [Nature]
  • Kullan, A.R.K., Van Dyk, M.M., Hefer, C.A., Jones, N., Kanzler, A. and Myburg, A.A. Genetic dissection of growth, wood density and gene expression in F2 hybrids of Eucalyptus grandis and Eucalyptus urophylla. BMC Genetics 2012, 13:60. [BMC Genetics]
  • Van Schalkwyk A., Wenzl P., Smit S., Lopez-Cobollo R., Kilian A., Bishop G., Hefer C.A., Berger D.K. (2012) Bin mapping of tomato diversity array (DArT) markers to genomic regions of Solanum lycopersicum × Solanum pennellii introgression lines. Theor Appl Genet. 124(5):947-56. PUBMED
  • Mizrachi E*, Hefer CA*, Ranik M, Joubert F, Myburg AA. (2010) De novo assembled expressed gene catalog of a fast-growing Eucalyptus tree produced by Illumina mRNA-Seq. BMC Genomics 11:681. PUBMED. * Co-First Author.
  • Van Marle-Koster, E., Hefer C.A., Nel, L.H., and Groenen, M.A.M. (2008) Genetic diversity and population structure of locally adapted South African chicken lines: Implications for conservation. South African Journal of Animal Science 38(4):271. SASAS
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