Robinson, Steve, Ph.D.

Research Scientist


Contact Information:

107 Science Place
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7N 0X2
Telephone: 306-385-9404
Fax: 306-385-9482
Email: steve.robinson@agr.gc.ca

Areas of Expertise:

  • Molecular genetics
  • Gene expression analysis
  • Epigenetics
  • Stress physiology
  • Bioinformatics

Current Projects:

  • Comparative genome analysis among the Brassicaceae
  • Uncovering Hidden Traits in Crop Plants - determining the extent of epigenetic regulation in Brassica species
  • Unravelling low temperature adaptation through comparative genomics strategies in the Brassicaceae
  • Functional genomics of abiotic stress
  • Strawberry epigenetics

Affiliations:

  • American Society of Plant Physiologists
  • Canadian Society of Plant Physiologists

Research Publications:

The links below lead to abstracts with access to full text.

2012

2010

2009

Other Science Related Publications:

2012

  • Parkin, I.A.P., Kagale, S., and Robinson, S.J. (2012). "Capturing the Leaf Transcriptome of Isatis tinctoria L.", 6th International Symposium on Brassica and 18th Crucifer Genetics Workshop, Catania, Sicily, Italy, November 12-16, 2012.

2009

  • Robinson, S.J. and Parkin, I.A.P. (2009). "Bridging the Gene-to-Function Knowledge Gap Through Functional Genomics.", in Gustafson, J.P., Langridge, P., and Somers, D.J. (eds.) - Plant Genomics: Methods and Protocols. Series: Methods in Molecular Biology. Vol. 513, Humana Press Inc, USA, pp. 153-173.