Persönlicher Status und Werkzeuge


Dr. Eva Bauer


Plant Breeding
(Prof. Dr. Chris-Carolin Schön)
PositionResearch Scientist 



Plant Breeding
Technische Universität München
Center of Life and Food Sciences Weihenstephan
Liesel-Beckmann-Str. 2
85354 Freising
Phone0049 (0) 8161 71-5243


0049 (0) 8161 71-4511
OfficeBuilding 4318, room 3-4

Research interests

  • Genome analysis in maize, rye, sunflower
  • Molecular plant breeding
  • Biodiversity


Hackauf B, Bauer E, Korzun V, Miedaner T (2017) Fine mapping of the restorer gene Rfp3 from an Iranian primitive rye (Secale cereale L.). Theor Appl Genet doi:10.1007/s00122-017-2879-3

Unterseer S, Seidel MA, Bauer E, Haberer G, Hochholdinger F, Opitz N, Marcon C, Baruch K, Spannagl M, Mayer KFX, Schön C-C (2017) European Flint reference sequences complement the maize pan-genome. bioRxiv; doi:

Bauer E, Schmutzer T, Barilar I, Mascher M, Gundlach H, Martis MM, Twardziok SO, Hackauf B, Gordillo A, Wilde P, Schmidt M, Korzun V, Mayer KFX, Schmid K, Schön C-C, Scholz U (2016) Towards a whole-genome sequence for rye (Secale cereale L.). Plant J, DOI: 10.1111/tpj.13436

Erath W, Bauer E, Kastirr U, Schmidt M, Korzun V, Schmiedchen B, Wilde P, Schön CC (2016) Oligogenic control of resistance to soil-borne viruses SBCMV and WSSMV in rye (Secale cereale L.). Plant Breeding DOI: 10.1111/pbr.12411

Revilla P, Rodríguez V, Ordás A, Rincent R, Charcosset A, Giauffret C, Melchinger AE, Schön C-C, Bauer E, Altmann T, Brunel D, Moreno-González J, Campo L, Ouzunova M, Álvarez Á, Ruiz de Galarreta JI, Laborde J, Malvar R (2016) Association mapping for cold tolerance in two large maize inbred panels. BMC Plant Biol 16:127

Unterseer S, Pophaly SD, Peis R, Westermeier P, Mayer M, Seidel MA, Haberer G, Mayer KFX, Ordas B, Pausch H, Tellier A, Bauer E, Schön CC (2016) A comprehensive study of the genomic differentiation between temperate Dent and Flint maize. Genome Biology 17:137, DOI: 10.1186/s13059-016-1009-x

Alter S, Bader KC, Spannagl M, Wang Y, Bauer E, Schön C-C, Mayer KF (2015) DroughtDB: an expert-curated compilation of plant drought stress genes and their homologs in nine species. Database 2015:bav046

Mahone GS, Frisch M, Bauer E, Haseneyer G, Miedaner T, Falke KC (2015) Detection of donor effects in a rye introgression population with genome-wide prediction. Plant Breeding 134:406-415

Parat F, Schwertfirm G, Rudolph U, Miedaner T, Korzun V, Bauer E, Tellier A, Schön C-C (2015) Geography and end use drive the diversification of worldwide winter rye populations. Molecular Ecology doi: 10.1111/mec.13495

Zheng L, McMullen MD, Bauer E, Schön C-C, Gierl A, Frey M (2015) Prolonged expression of the BX1 signature enzyme is associated with a recombination hotspot in the benzoxazinoid gene cluster in Zea mays. J Exp Bot 66:3917-3930, doi: 10.1093/jxb/erv192

Falke K, Mahone G, Bauer E, Haseneyer G, Miedaner T, Breuer F, Frisch M (2014) Genome-wide prediction methods for detecting genetic effects of donor chromosome segments in introgression populations. BMC Genomics 15:782, doi:10.1186/1471-2164-15-782

Giraud H, Lehermeier C, Bauer E, Falque M, Segura V, Bauland C, Camisan C, Campo L, Meyer N, Ranc N, Schipprack W, Flament P, Melchinger AE, Menz M, Moreno-González J, Ouzunova M, Charcosset A, Schön C-C, Moreau L (2014) Linkage Disequilibrium with Linkage Analysis of Multi-Line Crosses Reveals Different Multi-Allelic QTL for Hybrid Performance in the Flint and Dent Heterotic Groups of Maize. Genetics 198:1717-1734, doi:10.1534/genetics.114.169367

Lehermeier C, Krämer N, Bauer E, Bauland C, Camisan C, Campo L, Flament P, Melchinger AE, Menz M, Meyer N, Moreau L, Moreno-Gonzáles J, Ouzunova M, Pausch H, Ranc N, Schipprack W, Schönleben M, Walter H, Charcosset A, Schön C-C (2014) Usefulness of multi-parental populations of maize (Zea mays L.) for genome-based prediction. Genetics. 198:3-16, doi: 10.1534/genetics.114.161943

Revilla P, Rodríguez VM, Ordás A, Rincent R, Charcosset A, Giauffret C, Melchinger AE, Schön C-C, Bauer E, Altmann T, Brunel D, Moreno-González J, Campo L, Ouzunova M, Laborde J, Álvarez A, Ruíz de Galarreta JI, Malvar RA (2014) Variability for cold tolerance in two large maize inbred panels adapted to European climates. Crop Science 54:1981-1991, doi: 10.2135/cropsci2013.11.0733

Rincent R, Nicolas S, Bouchet S, Altmann T, Brunel D, Revilla P, Malvar RA, Moreno-Gonzalez J, Campo L, Melchinger AE, Schipprack W, Bauer E, Schoen C-C, Meyer N, Ouzunova M, Dubreuil P, Giauffret C, Madur D, Combes V, Dumas F, Bauland C, Jamin P, Laborde J, Flament P, Moreau L, Charcosset A (2014) Dent and Flint maize diversity panels reveal important genetic potential for increasing biomass production. Theor Appl Genet 127:2314-2331, DOI 10.1007/s00122-014-2379-7

Technow F, Schrag TA, Schipprack W, Bauer E, Simianer H, Melchinger AE (2014) Genome properties and prospects of genomic prediction of hybrid performance in a breeding program of maize. Genetics 197:1343-1355, doi: 10.1534/genetics.114.165860

Unterseer S, Bauer E, Haberer G, Seidel M, Knaak C, Ouzunova M, Meitinger T, Strom TM, Fries R, Pausch H, Bertani C, Davassi A, Mayer KFX, Schön C-C (2014) A powerful tool for genome analysis in maize: development and evaluation of the high density 600 k SNP genotyping array. BMC Genomics 15:823, doi:10.1186/1471-2164-15-823

Martis MM, Zhou R, Haseneyer G, Schmutzer T, Vrána J, Kubaláková M, König S, Kugler KG, Scholz U, Hackauf B, Korzun V, Schön C-C, Dolezel J, Bauer E, Mayer KFX, Stein N (2013) Reticulate evolution of the rye (Secale cereale L.) genome. Plant Cell 25:3685-3698, DOI: 10.1105/tpc.113.114553
Bauer E, Falque M, Walter H, Bauland C, Camisan C, Campo L, Meyer N, Ranc N, Rincent R, Schipprack W, Altmann T, Flament P, Melchinger AE, Menz M, Moreno-González J, Ouzunova M, Revilla P, Charcosset A, Martin OC, Schön C-C (2013) Intraspecific variation of recombination rate in maize. Genome Biology 14:R103, DOI: 10.1186/gb-2013-14-9-r103
Livaja M, Wang Y, Wieckhorst S, Haseneyer G, Seidel M, Hahn V, Knapp SJ, Taudien S, Schön CC, Bauer E (2013) BSTA: a targeted approach combines bulked segregant analysis with next- generation sequencing and de novo transcriptome assembly for SNP discovery in sunflower. BMC Genomics 14:628 DOI:10.1186/1471-2164-14-628

Stange M, Schrag TA, Utz HF, Riedelsheimer C, Bauer E, Melchinger AE (2013) High-density linkage mapping of yield components and epistatic interactions in maize with doubled haploid lines from four crosses. Molecular Breeding 32:533-546, doi: 10.1007/s11032-013-9887-z

Martis MM, Klemme S, Banaei-Moghaddam AM, Blattner FR, Macasc J, Schmutzer T, Scholz U, Gundlach H, Wicker T, Simkova H, Novak P, Neumann P, Kubalakova M, Bauer E, Haseneyer G, Fuchs J, Dolezel J, Stein N, Mayer KFX, Houben A (2012) Selfish supernumerary chromosome reveals its origin as a mosaic of host genome and organellar sequences. PNAS 109:13343-13346

Miedaner T, Hübner M, Korzun V, Schmiedchen B, Bauer E, Haseneyer G, Wilde P, Reif J (2012) Genetic architecture of complex agronomic traits examined in two testcross populations of rye (Secale cereale L.). BMC Genomics 13:706

Rincent R, Laloë D, Nicolas S, Altmann T, Brunel D, Revilla P, Rodriguez VM, Moreno-Gonzales J, Melchinger AE, Bauer E, Schön C-C, Meyer N, Giauffret C, Bauland C, Jamin P, Laborde J, Monod H, Flament P, Charcosset A, Moreau L (2012) Maximizing the reliability of genomic selection by optimizing the calibration set of reference individuals: comparison of methods in two diverse groups of maize inbreds (Zea mays L.). Genetics 192:715-728

Haseneyer G, Schmutzer T, Seidel M, Zhou R, Mascher M, Schön C-C, Taudien S, Scholz U, Stein N, Mayer K, Bauer E (2011) From RNA-seq to large-scale genotyping - genomics resources for rye (Secale cereale L.). BMC Plant Biology 11:131

Li Y, Böck A, Haseneyer G, Korzun V, Wilde P, Schön C-C, Ankerst DP, Bauer E (2011) Association analysis of frost tolerance in rye using candidate genes and phenotypic data from controlled, semi-controlled, and field phenotyping platforms. BMC Plant Biology 11:146

Li Y, Haseneyer G, Schön C-C, Ankerst D, Korzun V, Wilde P, Bauer E (2011) High levels of nucleotide diversity and fast decline of linkage disequilibrium in rye (Secale cereale L.) genes involved in frost response. BMC Plant Biology 11:6

Tyrka M, Bednarek PT, Kilian A, Wedzony M, Hura T, Bauer E (2011) Genetic map of triticale compiling DArT, SSR, and AFLP markers. Genome 54:391-401

Wieckhorst S, Bachlava E, Dussle CM, Tang S, Gao W, Saski C, Knapp SJ, Schön C-C, Hahn V, Bauer E (2010) Fine mapping of the sunflower resistance locus PlARG introduced from the wild species Helianthus argophyllus. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 121:1633-1644

Studer B, Boller B, Bauer E, Posselt UK, Widmer F, Kölliker R (2007) Consistent detection of QTLs for crown rust resistance in Italian ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum Lam.) across environments and phenotyping methods. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 115:9-17

Studer B, Boller B, Herrmann D, Bauer E, Posselt UK, Widmer F, Kölliker R (2006) Genetic mapping reveals a single major QTL for bacterial wilt resistance in Italian ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum Lam.). Theoretical and Applied Genetics 113:661-671

Tams SH, Bauer E, Oettler G, Melchinger AE, Schön C-C (2006) Prospects for hybrid breeding in winter triticale: II. Relationship between parental genetic distance and specific combining ability. Plant Breeding 125:331-336

Micic Z, Hahn V, Bauer E, Melchinger AE, Knapp SJ, Tang S, Schön C-C (2005) Identification and validation of QTL for Sclerotinia midstalk rot resistance in sunflower by selective genotyping. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 111:233-242

Micic Z, Hahn V, Bauer E, Schön C-C, Melchinger AE (2005) QTL mapping of resistance to Sclerotinia midstalk rot in RIL of sunflower population NDBLOSsel x CM625. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 110:1490-1498

Oettler G, Tams SH, Utz HF, Bauer E, Melchinger AE (2005) Prospects for hybrid breeding in winter triticale: I. Heterosis and combining ability for agronomic traits in European elite germplasm. Crop Science 45:1476-1482

Pellio B, Streng S, Bauer E, Stein N, Perovic D, Schiemann A, Friedt W, Ordon F, Graner A (2005) High-resolution mapping of the Rym4/Rym5 locus conferring resistance to the barley yellow mosaic virus complex (BaMMV, BaYMV, BaYMV-2) in barley (Hordeum vulgare ssp. vulgare L.). Theoretical and Applied Genetics 110:283-293

Tams SH, Melchinger AE, Bauer E (2005) Genetic similarity among European winter triticale elite germplasms assessed with AFLP and comparisons with SSR and pedigree data. Plant Breeding 124:154-160

Dussle CM, Hahn V, Knapp SJ, Bauer E (2004) PIArg from Helianthus argophyllus is unlinked to other known downy mildew resistance genes in sunflower. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 109:1083-1086

Micic Z, Hahn V, Bauer E, Schön C-C, Knapp SJ, Tang S, Melchinger AE (2004) QTL mapping of Sclerotinia midstalk-rot resistance in sunflower. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 109:1474-1484

Tams SH, Bauer E, Oettler G, Melchinger AE (2004) Genetic diversity in European winter triticale determined with SSR markers and coancestry coefficient. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 108:1385-1391

Kuntze L, Bauer E, Foroughi-Wehr B (2000) An improved method for the inoculation and detection of BaYMV-2 in winter barley. Zeitschrift für Pflanzenkrankheiten und Pflanzenschutz 107:310-317

Graner A, Streng S, Kellermann A, Schiemann A, Bauer E, Waugh R, Pellio B, Ordon F (1999) Molecular mapping and genetic fine-structure of the rym5 locus encoding resistance to different strains of the barley yellow mosaic virus complex. TAG Theoretical and Applied Genetics 98:285-290

Bauer E, Weyen J, Schiemann A, Graner A, Ordon F (1997) Molecular mapping of novel resistance genes against Barley Mild Mosaic Virus (BaMMV). Theoretical and Applied Genetics 95:1263-1269

Weyen J, Bauer E, Graner A, Friedt W, Ordon F (1996) RAPD-mapping of the distal portion of chromosome 3 of barley, including the BaMMV/BaYMV resistance gene ym4. Plant Breeding 115:285-287

Bauer E, Graner A (1995) Basic and applied aspects of the genetic analysis of the ym4 virus resistance locus in barley. Agronomie 15:469-473

Graner A, Bauer E, Kellermann A, Proeseler G, Wenzel G, Ordon F (1995) RFLP analysis of resistance to the barley yellow mosaic virus complex. Agronomie 15:475-479

Ordon F, Bauer E, Friedt W, Graner A (1995) Marker-based selection for the ym4 BaMMV-resistance gene in barley using RAPDs. Agronomie 15:481-485

Graner A, Bauer E (1993) RFLP mapping of the ym4 virus-resistance gene in barley. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 86:689-693

Graner A, Bauer E, Kellermann A, Kirchner S, Muraya J, Jahoor A, Wenzel G (1993) Progress of RFLP-map construction in winter barley. Barley Genetics Newsletter 23