Dr Dara Daygon

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

School of Agriculture and Food Sciences
Faculty of Science

Overview

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland

Publications

  • Daygon, Venea Dara, Calingacion, Mariafe, Forster, Louise C., De Voss, James J., Schwartz, Brett D., Ovenden, Ben, Alonso, David E., McCouch, Susan R., Garson, Mary J. and Fitzgerald, Melissa A. (2017) Metabolomics and genomics combine to unravel the pathway for the presence of fragrance in rice. Scientific Reports, 7 1: 8767. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-07693-9

  • Daygon, Venea, Fitzgerald, Melissa and McCouch, Susan R. (2017): Rice Aroma - 33, 275 SNP Matrix. The University of Queensland. Dataset. doi:10.14264/uql.2017.174

  • Daygon, Venea (2016). Genome-wide association mapping of aroma in rice PhD Thesis, School of Agriculture and Food Sciences, The University of Queensland. doi:10.14264/uql.2016.996

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book Chapter

Journal Article

  • Daygon, Venea Dara, Calingacion, Mariafe, Forster, Louise C., De Voss, James J., Schwartz, Brett D., Ovenden, Ben, Alonso, David E., McCouch, Susan R., Garson, Mary J. and Fitzgerald, Melissa A. (2017) Metabolomics and genomics combine to unravel the pathway for the presence of fragrance in rice. Scientific Reports, 7 1: 8767. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-07693-9

  • Daygon, Venea Dara, Prakash, Sangeeta, Calingacion, Mariafe, Riedel, Arthur, Ovenden, Ben, Snell, Peter, Mitchell, Jaquie and Fitzgerald, Melissa (2016) Understanding the Jasmine phenotype of rice through metabolite profiling and sensory evaluation. Metabolomics, 12 4: 1-15. doi:10.1007/s11306-016-0989-6

  • Zhao, Xiangqian, Daygon, Venea D., McNally, Kenneth L., Hamilton, Ruaraidh Sackville, Xie, Fangming, Reinke, Russell F. and Fitzgerald, Melissa A. (2015) Identification of stable QTLs causing chalk in rice grains in nine environments. Theoretical and Applied Genetics, 129 1: 141-153. doi:10.1007/s00122-015-2616-8

  • Calingacion, Mariafe, Laborte, Alice, Nelson, Andrew, Resurreccion, Adoracion, Concepcion, Jeanaflor Crystal, Daygon, Venea Dara, Mumm, Roland, Reinke, Russell, Dipti, Sharifa, Bassinello, Priscila Zaczuk, Manful, John, Sophany, Sakhan, Lara, Karla Cordero, Bao, Jinsong, Xie, Lihong, Loaiza, Katerine, El-hissewy, Ahmad, Gayin, Joseph, Sharma, Neerja, Rajeswari, Sivakami, Manonmani, Swaminathan, Rani, N. Shobha, Kota, Suneetha, Indrasari, Siti Dewi, Habibi, Fatemeh, Hosseini, Maryam, Tavasoli, Fatemeh, Suzuki, Keitaro, Umemoto, Takayuki, Boualaphanh, Chanthkone, Lee, Huei Hong, Hung, Yiu Pang, Ramli, Asfaliza, Aung, Pa Pa, Ahmad, Rauf, Wattoo, Javed Iqbal, Bandonill, Evelyn, Romero, Marissa, Brites, Carla Moita, Hafeel, Roshni, Lur, Huu-Sheng, Cheaupun, Kunya, Jongdee, Supanee, Blanco, Pedro, Bryant, Rolfe, Lang, Nguyen Thi, Hall, Robert D. and Fitzgerald, Melissa (2014) Diversity of global rice markets and the science required for consumer-targeted rice breeding. PLoS One, 9 1: e85106-e85106. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0085106

  • Butardo, Vito M., Dara Daygon, Venea, Colgrave, Michelle L., Campbell, Peter M., Resurreccion, Adoracion, Paula Cuevas, Rosa, Jobling, Stephen A., Tetlow, Ian, Rahman, Sadequr, Morell, Matthew and Fitzgerald, Melissa (2012) Biomolecular analyses of starch and starch granule proteins in the high-amylose rice mutant goami 2. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 60 46: 11576-11585. doi:10.1021/jf303205p

  • Calingacion, M. N., Boualaphanh, C., Daygon, V. D., Anacleto, R., Sackville Hamilton, R., Biais, B., Deborde, C., Maucourt, M., Moing, A., Mumm, R., de Vos, R. C. H., Erban, A., Kopka, J., Hansen, T. H., Laursen, K. H., Schjoerring, J. K., Hall, R. D. and Fitzgerald, M. A. (2012) A genomics and multi-platform metabolomics approach to identify new traits of rice quality in traditional and improved varieties. Metabolomics, 8 5: 771-783. doi:10.1007/s11306-011-0374-4

  • Boualaphanh, Chanthakhone, Daygon, Venea D., Calingacion, Mariafe N., Sanitchon, Jarawit, Jothityangkoon, Darunee, Mumm, Roland, Hall, Robert D. and Fitzgerald, Melissa A. (2011) Use of new generation single nucleotide polymorphism genotyping for rapid development of near-isogenic lines in rice. Crop Science, 51 5: 2067-2073. doi:10.2135/cropsci2011.02.0103

  • Tran, N. A., Daygon, V. D., Resurreccion, A. P., Cuevas, R. P., Corpuz, H. M. and Fitzgerald, M. A. (2011) A single nucleotide polymorphism in the Waxy gene explains a significant component of gel consistency. Theoretical and Applied Genetics, 123 4: 519-525. doi:10.1007/s00122-011-1604-x

  • Fitzgerald, M. A., Rahman, S., Resurreccion, A. P., Concepcion, J., Daygon, V. D., Dipti, S. S., Kabir, K. A., Klingner, B., Morell, M. K. and Bird, A. R. (2011) Identification of a major genetic determinant of glycaemic index in rice. Rice, 4 2: 66-74. doi:10.1007/s12284-011-9073-z

  • Cuevas, Rosa Paula, Daygon, Venea Dara, Morell, Matthew K., Gilbert, Robert G. and Fitzgerald, Melissa A. (2010) Using chain-length distributions to diagnose genetic diversity in starch biosynthesis. Carbohydrate Polymers, 81 1: 120-127. doi:10.1016/j.carbpol.2010.02.004

  • Cuevas, Rosa P., Daygon, Venea D., Corpuz, Henry M., Nora, Leilani, Reinke, Russell F., Waters, Daniel L. E. and Fitzgerald, Melissa A. (2010) Melting the secrets of gelatinisation temperature in rice. Functional Plant Biology, 37 5: 439-447. doi:10.1071/FP09258

Other Outputs

  • Daygon, Venea, Fitzgerald, Melissa and McCouch, Susan R. (2017): Rice Aroma - 33, 275 SNP Matrix. The University of Queensland. Dataset. doi:10.14264/uql.2017.174

  • Daygon, Venea (2016). Genome-wide association mapping of aroma in rice PhD Thesis, School of Agriculture and Food Sciences, The University of Queensland. doi:10.14264/uql.2016.996

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor