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Dr Elisabet Sjokvist

Research Interests

  • Genome evolution
  • Phylogenetics and Phylogenomics
  • Fungal systematics and diversity
  • Host adaptation

Research Projects

BRCC - Restricting the pathogenic effect on barley of the endophytic fungus Ramularia collo-cygni.

Selected Publications

  • Elisabet Sjökvist, Bernard E. Pfeil, Ellen Larsson, Karl-Henrik Larsson. Stereopsidales - A New Order of Mushroom-Forming Fungi. PlosONE  2014, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0106204
  • Manfred Binder, Alfredo Justo, Robert Riley, Asaf Salamov, Francesc L?opez-Gir?aldez, Elisabet Sjökvist , Alex Copeland, Brian Foster, Hui Sun, Ellen Larsson, Karl-Henrik Larsson, Je?rey Townsend, Igor V Grigoriev, and David S Hibbett. Phylogenetic and Phylogenomic overview of the Polyporales. Mycologia, August 2013. ISSN 0027-5514. doi: 10.3852/13-003.
  • Elisabet Sjökvist, Ellen Larsson, Ursula Eberhardt, Leif Ryvarden, and Karl-Henrik Larsson. Stipitate stereoid basidiocarps have evolved multiple times. Mycologia, 104(5):1046-55, 2012. ISSN 0027-5514. doi: 10.3852/11-174.
  • Otto Miettinen, Ellen Larsson, Elisabet Sjökvist, and Karl Henrik Larsson. Cladistics. Comprehensive taxon sampling reveals unaccounted diversity and morphological plasticity in a group of dimitic polypores. Cladistics, 28:251-270, 2012.
  • R Henrik Nilsson, Martin Ryberg, Elisabet Sjökvist, and Kessy Abarenkov. Rethinking taxon sampling in the light of environmental sequencing. Cladistics, 27:197-203, 2011.
  • Rolf Henrik Nilsson, Martin Ryberg, Kessy Abarenkov, Elisabet Sjökvist, and Erik Kristiansson. The ITS region as a target for characterization of fungal communities using emerging sequencing technologies. FEMS microbiology letters, 296(1):97-101, July 2009. ISSN 1574-6968. doi: 10.1111/j.1574-6968.2009.01618.x.
  • Martin Ryberg, Erik Kristiansson, Elisabet Sjokvist, and R Henrik Nilsson. An out-look on the fungal internal transcribed spacer sequences in GenBank and the introduction of a web-based tool for the exploration of fungal diversity. The New Phytologist, 181(2):471-7, January 2009. ISSN 1469-8137. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2008.02667.x.