Most relevant papers (since 2010)


  • Sánchez-Mata, M.C.; Yokoyama, W.E.; Hong, Y.J.; Prohens, J. 2010. α-solasonine and α-solamargine contents of gboma (Solanum macrocarpon L.) and scarlet (S. aethiopicum L.) eggplants. American Chemical Society Ed. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, ISSN: 0021-8561. (58): 5502-5508.      
  • Soler, S.; Prohens, J.; López, C.; Aramburu, J.; Galipienso, L.; Nuez, F. 2010. Viruses infecting tomato in the region of València, Spain: occurrence, distribution and effect of the seed origin. Wiley-Blackwell Ed. Journal of Phytopathology, ISSN: 0931-1785. (158): 797-805.   
  • Rodríguez-Burruezo, A.; Tarín, N.; Prohens, J.; Fita, A. 2010. A software tool for teaching backcross breeding simulation. American Society for Horticultural Science, Ed. HortTechnology, ISSN: 1063-0918. (20): 1049-1053.
  • Raigón, M.D.; Rodríguez-Burruezo, A.; Prohens, J. 2010. Effects of organic and conventional cultivation methods on composition of eggplant fruits. American Chemical Society Ed. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, ISSN: 0021-8561. (58): 6833-6840.
  • Gisbert, C.; Prohens, J.; Raigón, M.D.; Stommel, J.R.; Nuez, F. 2011. Eggplant relatives as sources of variation for developing new rootstocks: effects of grafting on eggplant yield and fruit apparent quality and composition. Elsevier Ed. Scientia Horticulturae, ISSN: 0304-4238. (128): 14-22.
  • Acosta-Quezada, P.G.; Martínez-Laborde, J.B.; Prohens, J. 2011. Variation among tree tomato (Solanum betaceum Cav.) accessions from different cultivar groups: implications for conservation of genetic resources and breeding. Springer Ed. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution, ISSN: 0925-9864. (58): 943-960.
  • Salas, P.; Prohens, J.; Seguí-Simarro, J.M. 2011. Evaluation of androgenic competence through anther culture in common eggplant and related species. Springer Ed. Euphytica, ISSN: 0014-2336. (182): 261-274.
  • Rodríguez-Burruezo, A.; Prohens, J.; Fita, A.M. 2011. Breeding strategies for improving the performance and fruit quality of the pepino (Solanum muricatum): a model for the enhancement of underutilized exotic fruit crops. Elsevier Ed. Food Research International, ISSN: 0963-9969. (44): 1927-1935.
  • Gisbert, C.; Prohens, J.; Nuez, F. 2011. Performance of eggplant grafted onto cultivated, wild, and hybrid materials of eggplant and tomato. Gorgan University of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Ed. International Journal of Plant Production, ISSN: 1735-6814. (5): 367-380.
  • Soler, S.; López, C.; Prohens, J.; Nuez, F. 2011. New sources of resistance to PepMV in tomato. Ulmer Verlag Ed. Journal of Plant Diseases and Protection, ISSN: 1861-3837. (118): 149-155.
  • Muñoz-Falcón, J.E.; Vilanova, S.; Plazas, M..; Prohens, J. 2011. Diversity, relationships and genetic fingerprinting of the Listada de Gandía eggplant landrace using genomic SSRs and EST-SSRs.  Elsevier Ed. Scientia Horticulturae, ISSN: 0304-4238. (129): 238-246.
  •  Salas, P.; Rivas-Sendra, A.; Prohens, J.; Seguí-Simarro, J.M. 2012. Influence of the stage for anther excision and heterostyly in embryogenesis induction from eggplant anther cultures. Springer Ed. Euphytica, ISSN: 0014-2336. (184): 235-250.
  • Pérez-de-Castro, A.M.; Vilanova, S.; Cañizares, J.; Pascual, L.;  Blanca, J.M.; Díez, M.J.; Prohens, J.; Picó, B. 2012. Application of genomic tools in plant breeding. Bentham Science Publishers Ed. Current Genomics, ISSN: 1389-2029. (13): 179-195.
  • Vilanova, S.; Manzur, J.P.; Prohens, J. 2012. Development and characterization of genomic SSR markers in eggplant and their application to the study of diversity and relationships in a collection of different cultivar types and origins. Springer Ed. Molecular Breeding, ISSN: 1380-3743. (30): 647-660.
  • Prohens, J.; Plazas, M.; Raigón, M.D.; Seguí-Simarro, J.M.; Stommel, J.R.; Vilanova, S. 2012. Characterization of interspecific hybrids and first backcross generations from crosses between two cultivated eggplants (Solanum melongena and S. aethiopicum Kumba group) and implications for eggplant breeding. Springer Ed. Euphytica, ISSN: 0014-2336. (186): 517-538.
  • Hurtado, M.; Vilanova, S.; Plazas, M.; Gramazio, P.; Fonseka, H.H.; Fonseka, R.; Prohens, J. 2012. Diversity and relationships of eggplants from three geographically distant secondary centers of diversity. Public Library of Science Ed. PLoS ONE, ISSN: 1932-6203. (7): e41748.
  • Acosta-Quezada, P.; Vilanova, S.; Martínez-Laborde, J.B.; Prohens, J. 2012. Genetic diversity and relationships in accessions from different cultivar groups and origins in the tree tomato (Solanum betaceum Cav.). Springer Ed. Euphytica, ISSN: 0014-2336. (187): 87-97.
  • Prohens, J.; Whitaker, B.D.; Plazas, M.; Vilanova, S.; Hurtado, M.; Blasco, M.; Gramazio, P.; Stommel, J.R. 2013. Genetic diversity in morphological characters and phenolic acids content resulting from an interspecific cross between eggplant (Solanum melongena) and its wild ancestor (S. incanum). Wiley Ed. Annals of Applied Biology, ISSN: 1744-7348. (162): 242-257.
  • Plazas, M.; Andújar, I.; Vilanova, S.; Hurtado, M.; Gramazio, P.; Herraiz, F.J.; Prohens, J. 2013. Breeding for chlorogenic acid content in eggplant: interest and prospects. AcademicPres Ed. Notulae Botanicae Horti Agrobotanici Cluj-Napoca, ISSN: 0255-965X. 41(1): 26-35.
  • Ruiz-Domínguez, M.L.; Raigón, M.D.; Prohens, J. 2013. Diversity for olive oil composition in a collection of varieties from the region of Valencia (Spain). Elsevier Ed. Food Research International, ISSN: 0963-9969. (54): 1941-1949.
  • Plazas, M.; López-Gresa, M.P.; Vilanova, S.; Torres, C.; Hurtado, M.; Gramazio, P.; Andújar, I.; Herráiz, F.J.; Bellés, J.M.; Prohens, J. 2013. Diversity and relationships in key traits for functional and apparent quality in a collection of eggplant: Fruit phenolics content, antioxidant activity, polyphenol oxidase activity, and browning. American Chemical Society Ed. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, ISSN: 0021-8561. (61): 8871-8879.
  • San José, R.; Sánchez, M.C.; Cámara, M.M.; Prohens, J. 2013. Composition of eggplant cultivars of the Occidental type and implications for the improvement of nutritional and functional quality. Wiley-Blackwell Ed. International Journal of Food Science and Technology, ISSN: 1365-2621. (48): 2490-2499.
  • Hurtado, M.; Vilanova, S.; Plazas, M.; Gramazio, P.; Herraiz, F.J.; Andújar, I.; Prohens, J. 2013. Phenomics of fruit shape in eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) using Tomato Analyzer software. Elsevier Ed. Scientia Horticulturae, ISSN: 0304-4238. (164): 625-632.
  • Knapp, S.; Vorontsova, M.S.; Prohens, J. 2013. Wild relatives of the eggplant (Solanum melongena L.: Solanaceae): new understanding of species names in a complex group. Public Library of Science Ed. PLoS ONE, ISSN: 1932-6203. (8): e57039.
  • Prohens, J.; Andújar, I.; Vilanova, S.; Plazas, M.; Gramazio, P.; Prohens, R.; Herraiz, F.J.; De Ron, A.M. 2014. Swedish coffee (Astragalus boeticus L.), a neglected coffee substitute with a past and a potential future. Springer Ed. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution, ISSN: 0925-9864. (61): 287-297.
  • Calvo-Asensio, I.; Prohens, J.; Gisbert, C. 2014. Vigor for in vitro culture traits in S. melongena x S. aethiopicum hybrids with potential as rootstocks for eggplant. Hindawi Publishing Corporation Ed. The Scientific World Journal, ISSN: 1537-744X. (2014): ID702071.
  • Hurtado, M.; Vilanova, S.; Plazas, M.; Gramazio, P.; Andújar, I.; Herraiz, F.J.; Castro, A.; Prohens, J. 2014. Enhancing conservation and use of local vegetable landraces: the Almagro eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) case study. Springer Ed. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution, ISSN: 0925-9864. (61): 787-795.
  • San José, R.; Sánchez-Mata, M.C..; Cámara, M.; Prohens, J. 2014. Eggplant fruit composition as affected by the cultivation environment and genetic constitution. Wiley Ed. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, ISSN: 1097-0010. En prensa.