Researcher interests: Near Eastern crop evolution. Genetic basis of adaptation in dryland grain grain crops. Plant-pathogen co-evolution. Genetic basis of chickpea nutritional quality.
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Selected Publications

Shahal Abbo, avraham a levy, ben z goldberg, david j bonfil, dikla lifshitz, einav mayzlishgati, hanan sela, kamal nashef, naomi aviviragolsky, rajib roychowdhury, roi bendavid, sivan frankin, srinivas kunta, tomer faraj
the israeli palestinian wheat landraces collection restoration and characterization of lost genetic diversity (2019)| Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture| Read more
a avneri, a y curzon, Shahal Abbo, david j bonfil, k chandrasekhar, Ram Reifen, roi bendavid, s barel, y k nashef
distinguishing between bread wheat and spelt grains using molecular markers and spectroscopy (2019)| Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry| Read more
Shahal Abbo, clarice j coyne, deus mugabe, doreen main, erik j landry, george j vandemark, hongbin zhang, julia piaskowski, ping zheng, rebecca j mcgee, yu ma
quantitative trait loci for cold tolerance in chickpea (2019)| Crop Science| Read more
Shahal Abbo, amir sherman, Avi Gopher, clare j coyne, george j vandemark, hongbin zhang, Zohar Kerem, ofer reany, Zvi Peleg, ruth pinhasi vanoss, simcha levyadun
independent selection for seed free tryptophan content and vernalization response in chickpea domestication (2018)| Plant Breeding| Read more
Shahal Abbo, Avi Gopher
near eastern plant domestication a history of thought (2017)| Trends in Plant Science| Read more
Shahal Abbo, Ram Reifen, shimrit barel dadon
leveraging traditional crops for better nutrition and health the case of chickpea (2017)| Trends in Food Science and Technology| Read more
a gopher, Shahal Abbo, s levyadun
the domestication of crop plants (2017)| Encyclopedia of Applied Plant Sciences (Second Edition)| Read more
Shahal Abbo, ada rosen, amir sherman, erez naimfeil, gregoire aubert, maya toren, Mor Rubinstein, ravit eshed, ron ophir, Yehoshua Saranga
drought response and genetic diversity in pisum fulvum a wild relative of domesticated pea (2017)| Crop Science| Read more
Shahal Abbo, amir sherman, d shtienberg, m golani, omer frenkel
the temperature response and aggressiveness of peyronellaea pinodes isolates originating from wild and domesticated pisum sp in israel (2016)| Phytopathology| Read more

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