Hsuan Chen


Plant Breeding, Ploidy manipulation, polyploidy, Tissue Culture, Molecular Biology, Molecular Marker, MAS, GWAS, Triploid

Works (12)

Updated: April 14th, 2023 05:22

2023 journal article

The Absence of Malvidin-3-Glucoside in Petiole Tissue Predicts Rare Red-Type Flower of Eastern Redbud (Cercis canadensis L.)


author keywords: anthocyanin; ornamental plant breeding; tree genetics; peonidin-3-glucoside; HPLC; physiological marker; flower color
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: April 11, 2023

2022 journal article

Near-Hexaploid and Near-Tetraploid Aneuploid Progenies Derived from Backcrossing Tetraploid Parents Hibiscus syriacus x (H. syriacus x H. paramutabilis)

GENES, 13(6).

By: H. Chen & R. Contreras*

author keywords: aneuploidy; infertility; interspecific hybridization; ornamental plant breeding; ploidy manipulation; polyploidy; unreduced gamete
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 5, 2022

2021 journal article

Characteristics of the Diploid, Triploid, and Tetraploid Versions of a Cannabigerol-Dominant F-1 Hybrid Industrial Hemp Cultivar, Cannabis sativa 'Stem Cell CBG'

GENES, 12(6).

By: S. Crawford*, B. Rojas*, E. Crawford*, M. Otten*, T. Schoenenberger*, A. Garfinkel*, H. Chen

author keywords: polyploidy; ploidy manipulation; infertility; asymmetric compatibility; inter-ploid compatibility; asymmetric triploid block; hemp breeding
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 6, 2021

2021 journal article

Inheritance of Compact Growth Habit, and Investigation of Linkage to Weeping Architecture and Purple Leaf Color in Eastern Redbud (Cercis canadensis L.)

HORTSCIENCE, 56(12), 1513–1515.

By: H. Chen & D. Werner

author keywords: ornamental plant; Fabaceae; tree genetics; dwarf growth
Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science
Added: January 4, 2022

2021 journal article

Screening Cotoneaster sp. for Resistance to Fire Blight Using Foliar Inoculation with Two Strains of Erwinia amylovora

HORTSCIENCE, 56(7), 824–830.

By: K. Neill, R. Contreras, V. Stockwell & H. Chen

author keywords: avrRpt2 mutant; disease resistance; 'Emerald Beauty'; 'Emerald Sprite'; Maloideae; necrosis; Rosaceae
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 26, 2021

2020 journal article

Two SNP Markers Identified Using Genotyping-by-Sequencing Are Associated with Remontancy in a Segregating F1 Population of Syringa meyeri ‘Palibin’ × S. pubescens ‘Penda’ Bloomerang®

Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science, 145(2), 104–109.

By: H. Chen, J. Lattier, K. Vining & R. Contreras

author keywords: continuous flowering; lilac breeding; marker-trait association; reblooming; recurrent flowering
Source: ORCID
Added: January 4, 2022

2019 journal article

Genetic diversity survey of Mentha aquatica L. and Mentha suaveolens Ehrh., mint crop ancestors

Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution, 66(4), 825–845.

By: K. Vining*, I. Pandelova*, K. Hummer*, N. Bassil*, R. Contreras*, K. Neill*, H. Chen, A. Parrish*, B. Lange*

author keywords: Mentha; Mint; Verticillium; SSR; Polyploidy; Essential oil
Source: ORCID
Added: January 4, 2022

2019 journal article

Identification of the High Frequency of Triploid Potato Resulting from Tetraploid × Diploid Crosses

HortScience, 54(7), 1159–1163.

By: R. Graebner, H. Chen, R. Contreras, K. Haynes & V. Sathuvalli

author keywords: Ploidy; unreduced gametes; triploid block; flow cytometry; chromosome count
Source: ORCID
Added: January 4, 2022

2019 journal article

Quantile Regression Facilitates Simultaneous Selection of Negatively Correlated Floral Traits among BC1F1 Progeny of Male-fertile Hybrid Hibiscus Cultivars Lohengrin and Resi (H. syriacus × H. paramutabilis)

Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science, 144(1), 70–76.

By: H. Chen, L. Xue, T. Li & R. Contreras

author keywords: hybrid sterility; wide hybrid; ornamental plant breeding; woody plant breeding
Source: ORCID
Added: January 4, 2022

2019 journal article

Variation in Genome Size, Ploidy, Stomata, and rDNA Signals in Althea

Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science, 144(2), 130–140.

By: J. Lattier, H. Chen & R. Contreras

author keywords: cytology; flow cytometry; fluorescent in situ hybridization; Hibiscus syriacus; holoploid 2C genome size; ploidy series; spindle-fiber inhibitors; stomata; 5S rDNA; 45S rDNA
Source: ORCID
Added: January 4, 2022

2017 journal article

Improved Method of Enzyme Digestion for Root Tip Cytology

HortScience, 52(7), 1029–1032.

By: J. Lattier*, H. Chen & R. Contreras*

author keywords: chromosome counts; root squash; ploidy; ultraviolet resin; modified carbol fuchsin stain
Source: ORCID
Added: January 4, 2022

2015 journal article

Distribution of new satellites and simple sequence repeats in annual and perennial Glycine species

Botanical Studies, 56(1).

By: H. Chen, M. Chung*, Y. Tsai*, F. Wei*, J. Hsieh* & Y. Hsing*

author keywords: Glycine; FISH; SSRs; 45S rDNA; Repeat sequence; Chromosome markers
Source: ORCID
Added: January 4, 2022


Updated: December 1st, 2020 14:11

2021 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
Assistant Professor Horticulture

2019 - present

Oregon CBD Monmouth, Oregon, US
Research scientist Plant breeding and science


Updated: December 10th, 2019 19:54

2015 - 2018

Oregon State University Corvallis, OR, US
PhD Horticulture

2007 - 2010

National Taiwan University Taipei, TW
Master Agronomy

2003 - 2007

National University of Kaohsiung Kaohsiung, TW
Bachelor Life Science