En I עב
People | Site
Hello visitor | Log in
HTML tutorial HTML tutorial HTML tutorial HTML tutorial HTML tutorial HTML tutorial
research_title.jpg research_logo.gif
About Institutes Public Relations Technology Transfer Students\International Information Center (Library) Administration
שלח באימייל הדפס
Name: Ran Hovav, Ph.D. (Researcher)
Units: Plant SciencesVegetable and Field Crops
Research Interests / Job description  
Tel:  03-9683682
Cell: 050-6220046
Email:    ranh@volcani.agri.gov.il
Office location:318, Plant Science Building

Peanuts and oil-seed crops researcher

Research Interests / Job description
Peanut breeding
Peanut genetics and molecular biology
Cotton fiber and seed oil research
Basic research of oil metabolism


Chaudhary, B., Hovav, R., Flagel, L., Mittler, R., Wendel, J.F. (2009) Parallel expression evolution of oxidative stress-related genes in fiber from wild and domesticated diploid and polyploid cotton (Gossypium). BMC Genomics 10: 378.

Brand, Y., Hovav, R. (2010) Identification of suitable internal control genes for quantitative real-time PCR expression analyses in peanut (Arachis hypogaea). Peanut Sci. 37: 12-19.

Shilman, F., Brand, Y., Brand, A., Chedvat, I., Hovav, R. (2010) Isolation and molecular characterization of homeologous Δ9-stearoyl ACP desaturase C (SACPD-C) genes from the allotetraploid peanut (Arachis hypogaea). Plant Mol. Biol. Rep. 29: 232-241.

Badani, H., Katzir, I., Shemesh, D., Gera, G., Hovav, R., Segev, A., Galili, S. (2010) Influence of sowing date on yields of fresh harvested chickpea. J Agric. Sci. 2: 82-88.

Rapp, R.A., Haigler, C.H., Flagel, L., Hovav, R., Udall, J.A., Wendel, J.F. (2010) Gene expression in developing fibres of Upland cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) was massively altered by domestication. BMC Biol. 8:139. IF 5.75; Biology, Rank 6/84.

Dai, N., Carmi, N., Cohen, S., Petreikov, M., Yeselson, L., Shen, S., Hovav, R., Granot, D., Zhang, G., et al. (2011) A global view of sugar metabolism at the transcriptional level performed by 454 pyrosequencing technology: the metabolic transition to sucrose accumulation in developing sweet melon fruit. Plant Mol. Boil. 76: 1-18.

Segev, A., Badani, H., Hovav, R., Kapulnik, Y., Shomer, I., Galili, S. (2011) Total phenolic content and antioxidant activity of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) as affected by soaking and cooking conditions. Food Nutri. Sci. 2: 724-730.

Shem-Tov, Y., Badani, H., Segev. A., Chedvat, I., Galili, S., Hovav, R. (2011) Determination of total polyphenol and flavonoid content and antioxidant capacities of peanut (Arachis hypogaea) lines with different skin colors. J. food Biochem. 36: 301-308.

Segev, A., Galili, L., Hovav, R., Kapulnik, Y., Shomer, I., Galili, S. (2012) Effects of baking, roasting and frying on total polyphenols and antioxidant activity in colored chickpea seeds. Food Nutri. Sci. 3: 369-376.

Hovav, R., Badani, H., Ginzberg, I., Brand, Y., Chedvat, I., Galili, S. (2012) Evaluation of a peanut collection for shell color traits under different soil types. Plant Breed. 131:148-154.

Brand, Y., Galili, L., Badani, H., Hovav, R., Galili, S. (2012) Total phenolic content and antioxidant activity of red and yellow quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa Willd.) seeds as affected by baking and cooking conditions. Food Nutri. Sci. 3: 1150-3-1155.

Paterson, A., Wendel, F. J., et al. (2012) Repeated polyploidization of Gossypium genomes and the evolution of spinnable cotton fibres. Nature. 492: 423-427.

Hovav, R., Faigenboim-Doron, A., Kadmon, N., Hu, G., Zhang, X., Gallagher, J.P., Wendel, J.F. (2014). A transcriptome profile for developing seed of polyploid cotton (Gossypium hirsutum). Plant Genome. 8. doi: 10.3835/plantgenome2014.08.0041

Gupta, K., Buchshtab, O., Hovav, R. (2015) The effects of irrigation level and genotype on pod-filling related traits in peanut (Arachis hypogaea). J. Agri. Sci.7(1).

Gupta, K., Hedvat, I., Faigenboim-Doron, A., Clevenger, J., Ozias-Akins, P., Hovav. H. (2016) Transcriptome profiling of peanut developing seed with a focus on duplicate oil related pathways . Plant Science. In Press

(equal contribution; corresponding author) Hu, G., Hovav, R., Grover, C.E., Faigenboim-Doron, A., Kadmon, N., Page, J.T., Udall J.A., Wendel J.F. (2016) Evolutionary conservation and divergence of oilseed gene co-expression networks in Gossypium (cotton). Genome Biology and Evolution. In press.

Clevenger, J., Chu, Y., Chavarro, C., Agarwal, G., Bertioli, D.J., Leal-Bertioli, S.C.M., Pandey, M.K., Vaughn, J., Abernathy, B., Barkley, N., Hovav, R., Burow, M., Nayak, S.N., Isleib, T.G., Holbrook, C.C., Jackson, S.A., Varshney, R.K., Ozias-Akins, P. (2016). Genome-wide SNP genotyping resolves signatures of selection and tetrasomic recombination in peanut. Molecular Plant. In press

Fraiman-Meir, D. Hedvat, I., Kayam, G., Hovav, H. (2016) Identification and characterization of new genetic source for pod wart resistance in peanut (Arachis hypogaea). Crop Science, in press.  


Updated on: 04/01/17 14:58
govi semel
Copyright © 2008, The State of Israel. All Rights Reserved. Terms of use I Contact Us I Jobs I F.A.Q I Site administrator