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    • Increment coring induced traumatic resin ducts in white spruce but not in lodgepole pine 

      Klutsch, Jennifer G.; Kee, Chen X.; Cappa, Eduardo Pablo; Ratcliffe, Blaise; Thomas, Barb R.; Erbilgin, Nadir (2020-01-30)
      Injury from sampling increment cores may induce defense responses in trees, which may vary between species and reflect differing defense allocation strategies against attack by insects and pathogens. We recorded presence ...
    • Integrating genomic information and productivity and climate-adaptability traits into a regional white spruce breeding program 

      Cappa, Eduardo Pablo; Klutsch, Jennifer G.; Sebastian-Azcona, Jaime; Ratcliffe, Blaise; Xiaojing, Wei; Da Ros, Letitia; Yang, Liu; Chen, Charles; Benowicz, Andy; Sadoway, Shane; Mansfield, Shawn D.; Erbilgin, Nadir; Thomas, Barb R.; El-Kassaby, Yousry A. (Plos ONE, 2022-03)
      Tree improvement programs often focus on improving productivity-related traits; however, under present climate change scenarios, climate change-related (adaptive) traits should also be incorporated into such programs. ...