Daniel Fulop

Former Postdoctoral Researcher

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Degree Field Institution Year(s) Advisor
Ph.D. Organismic and Evolutionary Biology Harvard University 2001 - 2009 Elena Kramer and Jacques Dumais
B.A. Biochemistry and Evolutionary Biology Cornell University 1997 - 1999
Licenciatura Biology Universidad Central de Venezuela 1994 - 1996


Position Field Institution Year(s) Advisor
Postdoctoral Researcher Statistical and Evolutionary Genetics and Genomics University of California, Davis 2010 - Present Julin Maloof
QC Engineer Microarray Software MolecularWare 2000 - 2001
Technician Bioengineering Cornell University 1999 - 2000


  • Fulop D, Ranjan A, Ofner I, Covington MF, Chitwood DH, et al. (2016). A New Advanced Backcross Tomato Population Enables High Resolution Leaf QTL Mapping and Gene Identification. G3 (Bethesda). PubMed G3 (Bethesda)

  • Chitwood DH, Ranjan A, Kumar R, Ichihashi Y, Zumstein K, et al. (2014). Resolving distinct genetic regulators of tomato leaf shape within a heteroblastic and ontogenetic context. Plant Cell 26(9): 3616-29. PubMed Plant Cell

  • Koenig D, Jiménez-Gómez JM, Kimura S, Fulop D, Chitwood DH, et al. (2013). Comparative transcriptomics reveals patterns of selection in domesticated and wild tomato. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110(28): E2655-62. PubMed Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A PDF

  • Chitwood DH, Kumar R, Headland LR, Ranjan A, Covington MF, et al. (2013). A quantitative genetic basis for leaf morphology in a set of precisely defined tomato introgression lines. Plant Cell 25(7): 2465-81. PubMed Plant Cell PDF

  • Kerwin RE, Jimenez-Gomez JM, Fulop D, Harmer SL, Maloof JN, et al. (2011). Network quantitative trait loci mapping of circadian clock outputs identifies metabolic pathway-to-clock linkages in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell 23(2): 471-85. PubMed Plant Cell