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Angus Forgan

Position: Research Laboratory Manager
Qualifications:

BSc (Hons) Flinders University

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Phone: 08 8313 6600
Fax: 08 8313 6601
Since: 4 July 2005
Research:

Wine yeast genetics

Fungal pathogens of agricultural crops

Publications:

Borneman Anthony R.; Desany Brian A.; Riches David; Affourtit, JP; Forgan, AH; Pretorius, IS; Egholm, M Chambers, PJ (2012) The genome sequence of the wine yeast VIN7 reveals an allotriploid hybrid genome with Saccharomyces cerevisiae and Saccharomyces kudriavzevii origins. FEMS Yeast Research 12 (1): 88-96

Borneman Anthony R.; Desany Brian A.; Riches David; Affourtit, JP; Forgan, AH; Pretorius, IS; Egholm, M; Chambers, PJ (2011) Whole-Genome Comparison Reveals Novel Genetic Elements That Characterize the Genome of Industrial Strains of Saccharomyces cerevisiaePLOS Genetics 7(2): 1–10.

Linsell, KJ; Keiper, FJ; Forgan, A; Oldach, KH (2011) New insights into the infection process of Rhynchosporium secalis in barley using GFP.  Fungal Genetics and Biology 48 (2):124-131

Borneman, AR; Forgan, AH; Pretorius, IS; Chambers, PJ (2008) Comparative genome analysis of a Saccharomyces cerevisiae wine strain.  FEMS Yeast Research 8 (7): 1185-1195

Forgan, A.H.; Knogge, W.; Anderson, P.A. (2007) Asexual genetic exchange in the barley pathogen Rhynchosporium secalis. Phytopathology 97 (5): 650-654.