GIRALDO P, ROYO C, GONZALEZ M, CARRILLO JM, RUIZ M (2016). Genetic diversity and association mapping for agromorphological and quality traits of a structured collection of durum wheat landraces including subs. durum, turgidum and dicoccon. PlosOne (in press) 

TYLER L, LEE SG,  YOUNG ND, DELULIO GA, BENAVENTE E, REAGON M, ......, CAICEDO AL (2016). Population structure in the model grass Brachypodium distachyon is highly correlated with flowering differences across broad geographic areas. The Plant Genome 9 (2):1-20

RIBEIRO M, RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO M, NUNES FM, CARRILLO JM, BRANFORD G, IGREJAS G (2016). New insights into wheat toxicity: breeding did not seem to contribute to a prevalence of potential celiac disease´s inmunoestimulatory epitopes. Food Chemistry 213:8-18.

RIBEIRO M, RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO M, GIRALDO P, PINTO L, VAZQUEZ JF, CARRILLO JM, IGREJAS G (2016). Effect of allelic variation at gluten and puroindolin loci on bread-making quality: favorable combinations occur in less toxic varieties of wheat for celiac patients. Food European Food research and Technology. DOI:10.1007/s00217-016-2788-8.

RUIZ M, QUEMADA M, GARCIA RM, CARRILLO JM,  BENAVENTE E (2016). Use of thermographic imaging to screen for drought-tolerant genotypes in Brachypodium distachyonCrop and Pasture Science. HTTP://DX.DOI.ORG/10.1071/CP15134

GIRALDO P, RUIZ M, RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO M, BENAVENTE E (2016). Development and validation of chloroplast DNA markers to assist Aegilops geniculata and Aegilops neglecta germplasm management. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10722-016-0364-5

CALLEJO MJ, BENAVENTE E, EZPELETA JI, LAGUNA MJ,  CARRILLO JM, RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO M (2016) Influence of teff variety and wheat flour strength on breadmaking properties of healthier teff-based breads. Journal of Cereal Science 68, 38-45. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0733521015300813




RIBEIRO M, NUNES F, GUEDES S, DOMINGUES P, SILVA AM, CARRILLO JM, RODRIGUEZ-QUIJANO M, BRANLARD G, IGREJAS G (2015) Efficient chemo-enzymatic gluten detoxification reducing toxic epitopes for celiac patients improving functional properties.  Scientific Reports-Nature. Published online Dec22 2015.

NARANJO T, BENAVENTE E. (2015) The mode and regulation of chromosome pairing in wheat-alien hybrids (Ph genes, an updated view). In “Alien introgression in wheat. Cytogenetics, molecular biology and genomics”. Ed. Ceoloni C, Doležel J, Molnár-Láng M. pp 133-162. Springer. DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-23494-6

E, ALLAINGUILLAUME J, MUR L, CAICEDO A, HAZEN S P, BREIMAN A, EZRATI S, CATALÁN P (2015). Environmental niche variation and evolutionary diversification of the Brachypodium distachyon grass complex species 
in their native circum-mediterranean range. American Journal of Botany. Jul;102(7):1073-88. doi: 10.3732/ajb.1500128. 

EMILIANO VILLORDO, MARIO M GONZÁLEZ-CHAVIRA, PATRICIA GIRALDO, JORGE A ACOSTA-GALLEGOS, JUAN CABALLERO-PÉREZ (2015). Identification of novel drought-tolerant-associated SNPs in common bean (phaseolus vulgaris). Frontiers in Plant Science 21 July 2015.http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2015.00546

ELYES BABAY, MOHSEN HANANA, RIM MZID, HAJER SLIM-AMARA, JOSE M. CARRILLO, MARTA RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO (2015) Influence of allelic prolamin variation and localities on durum wheat quality. Journal of Cereal Science 63: 27-34


MARÍA JESÚS CALLEJO, MARÍA-EUGENIA VARGAS-KOSTIUK, MARTA RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO (2015). Selection, training and validation process of a sensory panel for read analysis: Influence of cultivar on the quality of breads made from common wheat and spelt wheat. Journal of Cereal Science 61: 55-62.




ESPI A, RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO M, VÁZQUEZ JF,  CARRILLO JM, GIRALDO P (2014). Molecular characterization of Glu-B3 locus in wheat cultivars and segregating populations. Journal of Cereal Science 60: 374-381.




RIBEIRO, M., NUNES-MIRANDA, J., BRANLARD, G., CARRILLO, JM., RODRÍGUEZ QUIJANO, M., IGREJAS, G (2013). One hundred years of grain omics: identifying the glutens that feed the world. Journal of Proteome Research. 12 (11), 4702-4716.

RUIZ M, GIRALDO P, ROYO C, CARRILLO JM (2013). Creation and Validation of the Spanish Durum Wheat Core Collection. Crop Science 53: 1-8.

BENAVENTE E, GARCÍA-TOLEDANO L, CARRILLO JM, QUEMADA M (2013). Thermographic Imaging: Assessment of drought and heat tolerance in Spanish germplasm of Brachypodium distachyon. Procedia Environmental Sciences, vol 19, 262-266.




ESPI A, GIRALDO P, RODRIGUEZ-QUIJANO M, CARRILLO JM (2012). A PCR-based method for discriminating between high molecular weight glutenin subunits Bx7 and Bx7* in Triticum aestivum L. Plant Breeding

GIRALDO P, RODRIGUEZ-QUIJANO M, VAZQUEZ JF, CARRILLO JM, BENAVENTE E (2012). Validation of microsatellite markers for cytotype discrimination in the model grass Brachypodium distachyon. Genome 55: 523-527.

RUIZ M, GIRALDO P, ROYO C, VILLEGAS D, ARANZANA MJ, CARRILLO JM (2012). Diversity and Genetic structure of the Spanish collection of durum wheat (Triticum turgidum L) landraces. Crop Science

CALLEJO MJ, TESFAYE W, RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO M. (2012). El teff [eragrostis tef (zucc.) trotter]: nuevas posibilidades para un cereal antiguo. Alimentaria  433: 84- 87




PISTÓN F, GIL-HUMANES J, RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO M, BARRO F (2011). Down-Regulating γ-Gliadins in Bread Wheat Leads to Non-Specific Increases in Other Gluten Proteins and Has No Major Effect on Dough Gluten Strength. PLoS ONE 6(9): e24754. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0024754.

RUIZ M, AGUIRIANO E, GIRALDO P, CARRILLO JM (2011). Genetic redundancy among durum wheat accessions as assessed with SSRs and endosperm proteins. Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research 9:156-165.

MOLNÁR I, CIFUENTES M, SCHNEIDER A, BENAVENTE E, MOLNÁR-LÁNG M (2011). Association between simple sequence repeat-rich chromosome regions and intergenomic translocation breakpoints in natural populations of allopolyploid wild wheats.  Annals of Botany 107, 65-76.

SIN E, DELMORAL J, HERNÁNDEZ P, BENAVENTE E, RUBIO M, MARTÍN-SÁNCHEZ JA, PÉREZ RF, LÓPEZ-BRAÑA I, DELIBES A (2011)  Effects of the 4N(v) chromosome from Aegilops ventricosa on agronomic and quality traits in bread wheat. Czech J. Genet. Plant Breed., 47 (Special Issue): S63–S66.




KERFAL S, GIRALDO P, RODRIGUEZ-QUIJANO M, VAZQUEZ JF, ADAMS K, LUKOW OM, RODER MS, SOMERS DJ, CARRILLO JM (2010). Mapping Quantitative trait loci (QTLs) associated with dough quality in a soft x hard bread wheat progeny. Journal of Cereal Science 52, 46-52.

RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO M, LUCAS R, RUIZ M, GIRALDO P, ESPÍ A, CARRILLO JM (2010). Allelic variation and geographical patterns of prolamins in the USDA Khorasan wheat germplasm collection. Crop Science 50, 2389-2381.

GIRALDO P, RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO M, SIMÓN C, VAZQUEZ JF, CARRILLO JM (2010). Allelic variation in HMW glutenins in Spanish Wheat lanraces and their relationship with bread wheat quality. Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research 8, 1012-1023.

LEÓN E, AOUNI R, PISTON F, RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO M, SHEWRY P, MARTÍN A, BARRO F (2010). Stacking HMW-GS transgenes in bread wheat: Combining subunit 1Dy10 gives improved mixing properties and dough functionality. Journal of Cereal Science 51, 13-20.

CIFUENTES M, GARCIA-AGÜERO V, BENAVENTE E (2010). A comparative analysis of chromosome pairing at metaphase I in interspecific hybrids between durum wheat (Triticum turgidum L.) and the most widespread Aegilops species. Cytogenetic and Genome Research 129, 124-132.

BENAVENTE E, CABRERA A (2010). Contribución de la Citogenética a la utilización de la variabilidad extraespecífica. En: Mejora Genética y Recursos Fitogenéticos: Nuevos avances en la conservación y utilización de los recursos fitogenéticos. Editores: Carrillo JM et al., pp 735-770.

BENAVENTE E, CARRILLO JM (2010). ACTAS DE HORTICULTURA, vol 55. pp 1-293. Comunicaciones Técnicas presentadas al V Congreso de Mejora Genética de Plantas. Editorial Ministerio de Medio Ambiente, Rural y Marino. ISBN 978-84-491-1004-7.

SEVILLA DE MADARIAGA I, BENAVENTE E, RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO M. (2010). Análisis de la diversidad para proteínas de endospermo en los citotipos 2n=10 y 2n=30 de brachypodium.  Actas de Horticultura 55, 115-116.

BENAVENTE E, GIRALDO P, RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO M, VÁZQUEZ JF, CARRILLO JM. (2010). Análisis comparativo del potencial de siete variedades de triticale para usos agroenergéticos. Actas de Horticultura 55, 107-108.

RUIZ M, ROYO C, GIRALDO P, FITÉ R, CÁTEDRA M, VILLEGAS D, CARRILLO JM (2010). Variabilidad genética de gliadinas en la colección de trigo duro del CRF-INIA de acuerdo a la taxonomía y la zona agro-ecológica de origen. Actas de Horticultura 55, 73-74.

KERFAL S, GIRALDO P, RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO M, VÁZQUEZ JF, CARRILLO JM (2010). Mapeo de QTLs asociados a calidad panadera en trigo blando. Actas de Horticultura 55, 75-76.

ESPÍ A, RODRIGUEZ-QUIJANO M, CARRILLO JM, GIRALDO P (2010). Desarrollo de nuevos marcadores de DNA para la identificación de gluteninas de alto peso molecular (HMW) en trigo. Actas de Horticultura 55, 77-78.




VANZETI LS, PFLÜGER LA, RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO M, CARRILLO JM, HELGUERA M (2009). Genetic variability for waxy genes in Argentinean bread wheat germplasm. Electronic Journal of Biotechnology 12, 1-9.  

BANDOU H, RODRIGUEZ-QUIJANO M, CARRILLO JM, BRANLARD G, ZAHARIEVA M, MONNEVEUX P (2009). Morphological and genetic variation in Aegilops geniculata Roth from Algeria. Plant Systematics and Evolution 277, 85-97. 

MOLNÁR I, BENAVENTE E, MOLNÁR-LÁNG M (2009). Detection of intergenomic chromosome rearrangements in irradiated Triticum aestivum/Aegilops biuncialis amphiploids by multicolour genomic in situ hybridization. Genome 52, 156-165. 

SIMONETTI E, VERONICO P, MELILLO MT, DELIBES A, ANDRÉS M F, LÓPEZ-BRAÑA I (2009). Analysis of class III Peroxidase genes expressed in roots of resistant and susceptible wheat lines infected by Heterodera avenae. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions 22, 1081-1092.

CIFUENTES M, BENAVENTE E (2009). Complete characterization of wheat-alien Metaphase-I pairing in interspecific hybrids between durum wheat (Triticum turgidum L.) and jointed goatgrass (Aegilops cylindrica Host). Theoretical and Applied Genetics 118, 1609-1616.   

CIFUENTES M, BENAVENTE E (2009). Wheat-alien metaphase I pairing of individual wheat genomes and D genome chromosomes in interspecific hybrids between Triticum aestivum L. and Aegilops geniculata Roth. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 119, 805-813.

LEÓN E, MARÍN S, GIMÉNEZ MJ, PISTON F, RODRIGUEZ-QUIJANO M, SHEWRY P, BARRO F (2009). Mixing properties and dough functionality of transgenic lines of a commercial wheat cultivar expressing the 1Ax1, 1Dx5 and 1Dy10 HMW glutenin subunit genes. Journal of Cereal Science 49, 148-156.

AGUIRIANO E, RUIZ M, FITE R, CARRILLO JM (2009). Effects of N fertilization, year and prolamin alleles on gluten quality in durum wheat (Triticum turgidum L. ssp. Turgidum) landraces from Spain. Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research 7, 342-348.

LUCAS R, RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO M, VÁZQUEZ JF, CARRILLO JM (2009). Influence of the year and HMW glutenin subunits and end-use quality properties of bread wheat waxy lines. Cereal Research Communications 38, 101-110.

CALLEJO, M.J., APARICIO E., RODRÍGUEZ G. AND CHAYA C. (2009). Sensory consumer tests and instrumental evaluation of healthier oat breads. Online Supplement to Cereal Foods World. 54, 25–25. http://www.aaccnet.org/cerealfoodsworld/pdfs/CFW-54-2-suppl.pdf

CALLEJO M.J., BUJEDA C., RODRÍGUEZ G. AND CHAYA C. (2009). Alveoconsistograph evaluation of rheological properties of rye dough.   Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research  7, 638-644            




HERNÁNDEZ P, GIRALDO P, DELIBES A, LÓPEZ-BRAÑA I, CARRILLO JM, RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO M, JALVO C, VÁZQUEZ JF, SIMONETTI E, BENAVENTE E (2008). Karyotype characterization of wheat breeding lines carrying resistance genes from Aegilops ventricosa. Annual Wheat Newsletter 54, 138-139.

FERNÁNDEZ B, GIRALDO P, DELIBES A, JALVO C, CARRILLO JM, BENAVENTE E, VÁZQUEZ JF, LÓPEZ-BRAÑA I, SIMONETTI E, RODRÍGUEZ-QUIJANO M (2008). Characterization of endosperm proteins and bread-making quality in wheat breeding lines carrying resistance genes from Mayetiola destructor and/or Heterodera avenae. Annual Wheat Newsletter 54, 140-141.

MONTES MJ, ANDRÉS E, SIN E, LÓPEZ-BRAÑA I, MARTÍN SÁNCHEZ JA, ROMERO MD, DELIBES A (2008) Cereal cyst nematode resistance conferred by Cre7 gene from Aegilops triuncialis and their relationship with Cre genes from Australian wheat cultivars. Genome 51, 315-319.

DELIBES A, LÓPEZ-BRAÑA I, MORENO-VÁZQUEZ S (2008).Characterization and selection of hexaploid wheats containing resistance to Heterodera avenae or Mayetiola destructor introgressed from Aegilops. (Review) Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research 6, 81-87.

RUIZ M, AGUIRIANO E, CARRILLO JM (2008). Effects of N fertilization on yield for low-input production in Spanish what landraces (Triticum tugidum L. and Triticum monococcum L.) Plant Breeding 127, 20-33.  

AGURIANO E, RUIZ M, FITE R, CARRILLO JM (2008). Genetic variation for glutenin and gliadins associated with quality in durum wheat (Triticum turgidum L. ssp. turgidum) landraces from Spain. Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research 6, 599-609.  

BENAVENTE E, CIFUENTES M, DUSAUTOIR JC, DAVID J .2008. The use of cytogenetic tools for studies in the crop-to-wild gene transfer scenario. Cytogenetic and Genome Research 120, 384-395.

SIN E, MARTÍN-SÁNCHEZ JA, DELIBES A, LÓPEZ-BRAÑA I, PÉREZ-ROJAS F, DEL MORAL J (2008). Evaluation of Hessian Fly population (Mayetiola destructor Say) in the South-West of Spain. Options Méditerranéennes, Series A. 81, 379-381.




RUIZ M, AGURIANO E, FITE R, CARRILLO JM (2007). Combined use of gliadins and SSRs to analyse the genetic variability of the Spanish collection of cultivated diploid wheat (Triticum monococum L. ssp. monococcum) Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution 54, 1849-1860. 

DELIBES A, LÓPEZ-BRAÑA I, MORENO-VÁZQUEZ S, SIMONETTI E, ROMERO MD, ANDRES MF, MARTÍN-SÁNCHEZ JA, BRICEÑO-FÉLIX G, SIN E, MARTÍNEZ C, MICHELENA A, TORRES L (2007). Characterization of the Hessian fly biotype present in southwestern Spain. Annual Wheat Newsletter 53, 87-91

ANDRÉS MF, DELIBES A, LÓPEZ-BRAÑA I (2007). Utilización de marcadores moleculares en el estudio de nematodos fitoparásitos. En: “Herramientas biotecnológicas en plantas”. Sociedad Española de Fitopatología. Pallás V, Escobar C, Rodríguez-Palenzuela P, Marcos JF (Eds.). Ediciones Mundi Prensa, Madrid. 464 pp. (ISBN: 978-84-8476-319-2)




AGUIRIANO E, RUIZ M, CARRILLO JM (2006). Analysis of genetic variability in a sample of the durum wheat Spanish collection based on gliadin markers. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution 53, 1543-1552.

CARRILLO JM, VÁZQUEZ JF, RODRIGUEZ-QUIJANO M, RUIZ M (2006). Mejora de la calidad del trigo, pp. 127-164.  En “Mejora genética de la calidad en plantas” Llácer G, Díez MJ, Carrillo JM, Badenes ML (Eds.). Ed. Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, 611 pp. (ISBN: 84-9705-693-0)

CIFUENTES M, BLEIN M, BENAVENTE E (2006). A cytomolecular approach to assess the potential of gene transfer from a crop (Triticum turgidum L.) to a wild relative (Aegilops geniculata Roth.). Theoretical and Applied Genetics 112, 657-664.

DELIBES A, LÓPEZ-BRAÑA I, SIMONETTI E, ROMERO MD, ANDRES MF, MARTÍN-SÁNCHEZ JA, BRICEÑO G, SIN E, MARTÍNEZ C, MICHELENA A, TORRES L (2006). Characterization of resistance to cereal cyst nematode (Heterodera avenae) in Triticum aestivum/Aegilops introgression lines. Annual Wheat Newsletter 52, 123-125.

LLÁCER G, BADENES ML, DÍEZ MJ, CARRILLO JM (2006). La calidad de los productos agrícolas en el marco de la mejora genética actual. En “Mejora genética de la calidad en plantas” Llácer G, Díez MJ, Carrillo JM, Badenes ML (Eds.). Ed. Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, 611 pp. (ISBN: 84-9705-693-0)