Adjunct Associate Professor

Contact Information:

Senior Principal Investigator
Temasek Life Sciences Lab,
1 Research Link,
NUS, Singapore 117604

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Research Areas

Aquaculture, oil palm, breeding, genetics and genomics

Research Interests

Development of genomic resources, and platform technologies for genetic improvement of economically important species Elucidating the genetic basis underlying commercially important traits through QTL mapping, genome wide association studies and functional analysis of genes Selective and molecular breeding programs for genetic improvement Analyses of genetic diversity in natural populations .

Selected Publications

  1. G Lin, NM Thevasagayam, ZY Wan, BQ Ye, GH Yue (2019): Transcriptome analysis identified genes for growth and omega-3/6 ratio in saline tilapia. Frontiers in Genetics 10, 244

  2. B Bai, L Wang, M Lee, Y Zhang, Y Alfiko, BQ Ye, ZY Wan, CH Lim, Antonius Suwanto, Nam-Hai Chua, Gen Hua Yue (2018). Genome-wide identification of markers for selecting higher oil content in oil palm. BMC Plant Biology 17 (1), 93

  3. L Wang, P Liu, S Huang, B Ye, E Chua, ZY Wan, GH Yue (2017): Genome-wide association study identifies loci associated with resistance to viral nervous necrosis disease in Asian seabass.

  4. L Wang, ZY Wan, HS Lim, GH Yue (2016): Genetic variability, local selection and demographic history: genomic evidence of evolving towards allopatric speciation in Asian seabass. Molecular Ecology 25 (15), 3605-3621Marine Biotechnology 19 (3), 255-265

  5. J Jin, M Lee, B Bai, Y Sun, J Qu, Y Alfiko, CH Lim, Antonius Suwanto, Maria Sugiharti, Limsoon Wong, Jian Ye, Nam-Hai Chua, Gen Hua Yue (2016): Draft genome sequence of an elite Dura palm and whole-genome patterns of DNA variation in oil palm. DNA Research 23 (6), 527-533

  6. JH Xia, ZY Bai, Z Meng, Y Zhang, L Wang, F Liu, W Jing, ZY Wan, Haoran Li, Jia Le, Lin, Gen Hua. Yue (2015): Signatures of selection in tilapia revealed by whole genome resequencing. Scientific Reports 5, 14168

  7. GH Yue (2014): Recent advances of genome mapping and marker‐assisted selection in aquaculture. Fish and Fisheries 15 (3), 376-396

  8. JH Xia, G Lin, GH Fu, ZY Wan, M Lee, L Wang, XJ Liu, GH Yue (2014): The intestinal microbiome of fish under starvation. BMC genomics 15 (1), 266

  9. GH Yue, F Sun, P Liu (2013): Status of molecular breeding for improving Jatropha curcas and biodiesel. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 26, 332-343

  10. F Sun, P Liu, J Ye, LC Lo, S Cao, L Li, GH Yue, CM Wang (2012): An approach for jatropha improvement using pleiotropic QTLs regulating plant growth and seed yield. Biotechnology for biofuels 5 (1), 42

  11. JH Xia, F Liu, ZY Zhu, J Fu, J Feng, J Li, GH Yue (2011): A consensus linkage map of the grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idella) based on microsatellites and SNPs. BMC genomics 11 (1), 135

  12. F Liu, JH Xia, ZY Bai, JJ Fu, JL Li, GH Yue (2009): High genetic diversity and substantial population differentiation in grass carp (Ctenopharyngodon idella) revealed by microsatellite analysis. Aquaculture 297 (1-4), 51-56

  13. ZY Zhu, GH Yue (2008): Eleven polymorphic microsatellites isolated from red swamp crayfish, Procambarus clarkii. Molecular Ecology Resources 8 (4), 796-798.

  14. CM Wang, ZY Zhu, LC Lo, F Feng, G Lin, WT Yang, J Li, GH Yue (2007): A microsatellite linkage map of Barramundi, Lates calcarifer. Genetics 175 (2), 907-915

  15. GH Yue, MY Ho, L Orban, J Komen (2004): Microsatellites within genes and ESTs of common carp and their applicability in silver crucian carp. Aquaculture 234 (1-4), 85-98

  16. Other publications can be found in Publons: https://publons.com/researcher/1363276/gen-hua-yue/

    Or google scholar: https://scholar.google.com.sg/citations?user=jbZQY00AAAAJ&hl=en

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