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Korol A., Preygel, I. & Preygel S. 1994. Recombination Variability and Evolution (Chapman & Hall, London)

Korol A., Ronin Y., Kirzhner V. 1995, Interval mapping of quantitative trait loci employing correlated trait complexes. Genetics 140: 1137-1147.


Ronin Y., Korol A., Fahima T., Kirzhner V., Nevo E. 1996, Censored estimation of linkage between PCR-generated markers and a target gene based on stepwise bulked analysis. Biometrics 52: 1428-1439.

Resolution power of three statistical approaches in single marker analysis. Biometrics 52: 426-441

Korol A., Ronin Y., Tadmor Y., Bar-Zur A., Kirzhner V., Nevo E. 1996b, Estimating variance effect of QTL: an important prospect to increase the resolution power of interval mapping. Genet. Res. 67:187-194.

Weller J., Song J., Ronin Y., Korol A. 1997, Experimental designs and solutions to multiple trait comparisons. Animal Biotechnology 8: 107-122.

Korol A., Ronin Y., Hayes P., Nevo E. 1998a, Multi-interval mapping of correlated trait complexes: simulation analysis and evidence from barley. Heredity 80: 273-284.

Korol A., Ronin Y., Nevo E. 1998b, Approximated analysis of QTL-environment interaction with no limits on the number of environments. Genetics 148: 2015-2028.

Ronin Y., Korol A., Weller J. 1998, Selective genotyping to detect quantitative trait affecting multiple traits. Theor. Appl. Genet. 97: 1169-1178.

Ronin Y., Korol A., Nevo E. 1999, Single- and multiple-trait analysis of linked QTLs: some asymptotic analytical approximation. Genetics 151: 387-396.

Peng J.H., A.B. Korol, T. Fahima, M. S. Roder, Y. I. Ronin, Y. C. Li, & E. Nevo, 2000. Molecular genetic maps in wild emmer wheat, Triticum dicoccoides: Genome-wide coverage, massive negative interference, and putative quasi-linkage. Genome Research, 10: 1509-1531.


Korol A., Ronin Y., Itzcovich A., Peng J., Nevo E. 2001, Enhanced efficiency of QTL mapping analysis based on multivariate complexes of quantitative traits. Genetics 157: 1789-1803.

Hanotte O, Ronin YI, Agab, M, Nilsson P, Gelhaus A, Horstmann R, Sugimoto Y, Kemp S, Gibson J, Korol AB, Soller M, Teale A. 2003. Mapping of Quantitative Trait Loci (QTL) controlling resistance to trypanosomosis in an experimental cross of trypanotolerant West African N’Dama cattle (Bos taurus) and trypanosusceptible East African Boran cattle (Bos indicus). Proc. Natl.l Acad. Sci, USA 100: 7443–7448.

Ronin YI, Korol AB, Shtemberg M, Nevo E, Soller M. 2003. High resolution mapping of quantitative trait loci by selective recombinant genotyping. Genetics 164: 1657-1666.

​Mester D.I. Ronin, Y.I., Hu, Y, Nevo, E., Korol, A. 2003. Efficient multipoint mapping: Making use of dominant repulsion-phase markers. Theor. Appl. Genet. 107: 1102-1112.

Mester D., Ronin Y., Minkov D., Nevo E., Korol A. 2003. Constricting large scale genetic maps using evolutionary strategy algorithm. Genetics 165: 2269-2282.


Mester D., Ronin Y., Korostishevsky M., Picus V., Glazman A., Korol A. 2005. Multilocus consensus genetic maps: Formulation, algortithms, and results. Comp. Biol. & Chem. 30: 12–20.


Atzmon G, Ronin YI, Korol AB, Yonash N, Cheng H, Hillel J. 2006. QTLs associated with growth traits and abdominal fat weight and their interactions with gender and hatch in commercial meat-type chickens. Animal Genetics 37: 352–358.

Yagil C, Sapojnikov M, Wechsler A, Korol AB, Yagil Y. 2006. Genetic dissection of proteinuria in the Sabra rat. Physiological Genomics 25: 121-133.

Korol AB, Frenkel Z, Cohen L, Lipkin E, Soller M. 2007. Fractioned DNA pooling: a new cost effective strategy for fine mapping of quantitative trait loci. Genetics 176: 2611–2623.

Distelfeld A, Korol AB, Dubcovsky J, Uauy C, Blake T, Fahima T. 2008. Collinearity between the barley grain protein content (GPC) QTL on chromosome arm 6HS and the wheat Gpc-B1 region. Molecular Breeding 22: 25-38.

Lacaze X, Hayes PM, Korol AB. 2009. Genetics of phenotypic plasticity: QTL analysis in barley, Hordeum vulgare. Heredity 102: 163-173.

​Korol A., Mester D., Frenkel Z. & Ronin Y. 2009. Methods for genetic analysis in the Triticeae. Chapt. 6 in: C. Feuillet and G. J. Muehlbauer (eds). Genetics and Genomics of the Triticeae. Springer, pp. 163-199.

Mester D., Ronin Y., Korostyshevsky M., Frenkel Z., Bräysy Z., Dullaert O., Raa W., Korol A. 2010. Discrete Optimization for some TSP-like Genome Mapping Problems, In: J. Varela & S. Acuna (eds) Handbook of Optimization Theory. Nova Publishers, Chapter 1.

Ronin Y., Mester D., Minkov D., Korol A. 2010. Building reliable genetic maps: different mapping strategies may result in different maps. Natural Science 2: 576-589.

Frenkel Z, Paux E, Mester D, Feuillet C, and A. Korol (2010). LTC: a novel algorithm to improve the efficiency of contig assembly for physical mapping in complex genomes. BMC Bioinformatics 11:584.

Peleg Z, Fahima T, Korol A, Abbo S,  Saranga Y. 2011. Genetic analysis of wheat domestication and evolution under domestication. J Exp Bot, 1-11, doi:10.1093/jxb/err206


Ronin Y, Mester D, Minkov D, Belotserkovski R, Jackson BN, Schnable PS, Aluru S, Korol A. 2012. Two-phase analysis in consensus genetic mapping. G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics 2:537-549.

Korol A, Frenkel Z, Orion O, Ronin Y. 2012. Some ways to improve QTL mapping accuracy. Animal Genetics 43 (Suppl.1), 36–44.

Korol A. 2013. Recombination. In: Levin S.A. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Biodiversity, second edition, v.6, pp. 353-369. Waltham, MA: Academic Press.

Raats D, Frenkel Z, Krugman T, Dodek I, Sela H, Simková H, Magni F, Cattonaro F, Vautrin S, Bergès H, Wicker T, Keller B, Leroy P, Philippe R, Paux E, Doležel J, Feuillet C, Korol A, Fahima T.  2013. The physical map of wheat chromosome 1BS provides insights into its gene space organization and evolution. Genome Biology 14:R138.

Avni R, Nave M, Eilam T, Sela H, Alekperov C, Peleg Z, Dvorak J, Korol AB, Distelfeld A. 2014. Ultra-dense genetic map of durum wheat × wild emmer wheat developed using the 90K iSelect SNP genotyping assay. Mol. Breeding 34:1549-1562.

Reddy UK, Nimmakayala P, Levi A, Abburi VL, Saminathan T, Tomason YR, Vajja G, Reddy R, Abburi L, Wehner TC, Ronin Y, Korol A. 2014. High-resolution genetic map for understanding the effect of genome-wide recombination rate on nucleotide diversity in watermelon. G3 (Bethesda) 4: 2219-30.

Dor L, Shirak A, Gorshkov S, Band M, Korol A, Ronin Y, Curzon A, Hulata G, Seroussi E, Ron M. 2014. Construction of a microsatellites-based linkage map for the white grouper (Epinephelus aeneus). G3 (Bethesda) doi: 10.1534/g3.114.011387

Mester D., Ronin Y., Schnable P., Aluru S., Korol A. 2015. Fast and accurate construction of ultra-dense consensus genetic maps using evolution strategy optimization. PloS One 10(4):e0122485.

Ronin Y, Mester D, Minkov D, Akhunov E, Korol A. 2017. A new approach for building ultra-high density linkage maps based on efficient filtering of trustable markers. Genetics 206: 1285-1295.

Jorgensen, C., M-C. Luo, R. Ramasamy, M. Dawson, B.S. Gill, Korol A, Distelfeld A, Dvorak J. 2017. A high-density genetic map of wild emmer wheat from the Maraca Dag region provides new evidence on the structure and evolution of wheat chromosomes. Front. Plant Sci. 8:1798.

Balcárková B, Frenkel Z, Škopová M, Abrouk M, Kumar A, Chao S, Kianian SF, Akhunov E, Korol AB, Doležel J, Valárik M. A High Resolution Radiation Hybrid Map of Wheat Chromosome 4A. Front. Plant Sci. 2017, 7:2063. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2016.02063.

Klymiuk V, Yaniv E, Huang L, Raats D, Fatiukha A, Chen S, Feng L, Frenkel Z, Krugman T, Lidzbarsky G, Chang W, Jääskeläinen MJ, Schudoma C, Paulin L, Laine P, Bariana H, Sela H, Saleem K, Sørensen CK, Hovmøller MS, Distelfeld A, Chalhoub B, Dubcovsky J, Korol AB, Schulman AH, Fahima T. Cloning of the wheat Yr15 resistance gene sheds light on the plant tandem kinase-pseudokinase family. Nat Commun. 2018. doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-06138-9.

Fatiukha A, Filler N, Lupo I, Lidzbarsky G, Klymiuk V, Korol AB, Pozniak C, Fahima T, Krugman T. Grain protein content and thousand kernel weight QTLs identified in a durum × wild emmer wheat mapping population tested in five environments. Theor Appl Genet. 2019. doi: 10.1007/s00122-019-03444-8

Fatiukha A, Klymiuk V, Peleg Z, Saranga Y, Cakmak I,  Krugman T. Korol AB, Fahima T. Variation in phosphorus and sulfur content shapes the genetic architecture and phenotypic associations within the wheat grain ionome. The Plant Journal. 2019 doi: 10.1111/tpj.14554