Back to home page.

Frédéric Hospital's publications

Reprints [PDF] are available for some papers. For other papers, you may wish to send me a reprint request.
For an up-to-date list of publications, you can also click here to search PubMed


Barbillon P, Thomas M, Goldringer I, Hospital F, Robin S. "Network impact on persistence in a finite population dynamic diffusion model: application to an emergent seed exchange network." J Theor Biol. 2015 Jan 21;365:365-76. [PDF]

Thépot S, Restoux G, Goldringer I, Hospital F, Gouache D, Mackay I, Enjalbert J. "Efficiently tracking selection in a multiparental population: the case of earliness in wheat." Genetics. 2015 Feb;199(2):609-23. [PDF]

S. Cortijo, R. Wardenaar, M. Colomé-Tatché, A. Gilly, M. Etcheverry, K. Labadie, E. Caillieux, F. Hospital, J.-M. Aury, P. Wincker, F. Roudier, R. C. Jansen, V. Colot, and F. Johannes, “Mapping the Epigenetic Basis of Complex Traits.,” Science, vol. 343, no. March, pp. 1145–1148, Feb. 2014. [PDF]

D. Gianola, F. Hospital, and E. Verrier (2013) “Contribution of an additive locus to genetic variance when inheritance is multi-factorial with implications on interpretation of GWAS,” Theor. Appl. Genet., vol. 126, no. 6, pp. 1457–1472, Jun. 2013. [PDF]   Erratum: [PDF]

Martin OC, Hospital F (2011) Distribution of Parental Genome Blocks in Recombinant Inbred Lines. Genetics. 189:645-54.   [PDF]

Roux F, Colomé-Tatché M, Edelist C, Wardenaar R, Guerche P, Hospital F, Colot V, Jansen RC, Johannes F (2011) Genome-wide epigenetic perturbation jump-starts patterns of heritable variation found in nature. Genetics 188:1015-7.   [PDF]

Bastide H, Cazemajor M, Ogereau D, Derome N, Hospital F, Montchamp-Moreau C. (2011) Rapid Rise and Fall of Selfish Sex-Ratio X Chromosomes in Drosophila simulans: Spatio-Temporal Analysis of Phenotypic and Molecular Data. Mol Biol Evol. 28:2461-70.   [PDF]

Chevin, L.-M., Bastide, H., Montchamp-Moreau, C., Hospital, F. (2009) Molecular signature of epistatic selection: interrogating genetic interactions in the sex-ratio meiotic drive of Drosophila simulans. Genetics Research 91:171-182.   [PDF]

Johannes F., Porcher E., Teixeira FK., Saliba-Colombani V., Simon M., Agier N., Bulski A., Albuisson J., Heredia F., Audigier P., Bouchez D., Dillmann C., Guerche P., Hospital F., Colot V. (2009) Assessing the impact of transgenerational epigenetic variation on complex traits. PLoS Genet. 5: e1000530.   [PDF]

Hospital, F. (2009) Challenges for effective marker-assisted selection in plants. Genetica 136: 303-310.   [PDF]

Chevin, L., Hospital, F. (2008) Selective Sweep at a Quantitative Trait Locus in the Presence of Background Genetic Variation. Genetics 180: 1645-1660.   [PDF]

Chevin, L., Billiard, S., Hospital, F. (2008) Hitchhiking Both Ways: Effect of Two Interfering Selective Sweeps on Linked Neutral Variation Genetics 180: 301-316.   [PDF]

Neuenschwander S., Hospital F., Guillaume F., Goudet J. (2008) quantiNemo: an individual-based program to simulate quantitative traits with explicit genetic architecture in a dynamic metapopulation. Bioinformatics, 24, 1552-1553.   [PDF]

Causse M, Chaib J, Lecomte L, Buret M, Hospital F (2007) Both additivity and epistasis control the genetic variation for fruit quality traits in tomato. Theoretical and Applied Genetics, 115: 429-442.   [PDF]

Chevin, L. M., Hospital, F. (2006) The hitchhiking effect of an autosomal meiotic drive gene. Genetics, 173: 1829-1832.   [PDF]

Martin, O. C., Hospital, F. (2006) Two- and three-locus tests for linkage analysis using recombinant inbred lines. Genetics, 173: 451-459.   [PDF]

Hospital, F. (2005) Selection in backcross programmes. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B, 360: 1503-1512.   [PDF]

Wall, E., Visscher, P. M., Hospital, F., Woolliams, J. A. (2005) Genomic contributions in livestock gene introgression programmes. Genet. Sel. Evol., 37: 291-313.   [PDF]

Servin, B., Martin, O. C., Mezard, M., Hospital, F. (2004) Toward a theory of marker-assisted gene pyramiding. Genetics, 168: 513-523.   [PDF]

Lecomte, L., Duffé, P., Buret, M., Servin, B., Hospital, F., Causse, M. (2004) Marker-assisted introgression of five QTLs controlling fruit quality traits into three tomato lines revealed interactions between QTLs and genetic backgrounds. Theor. Appl. Genet., 109: 658-668.   [PDF]

Thabuis, A., Palloix, A., Servin, B., Daubèze, A.M., Signoret, P., Hospital, F., Lefebvre, V. (2004) Marker-assisted introgression of 4 Phytophthora capsici resistance QTL alleles into a bell pepper line: validation of additive and epistatic effects. Molecular Breeding, 14: 9-20.   [PDF]

Dekkers, J., Hospital, F. (2002) The use of molecular genetics in the improvement of agricultural populations. Nature Reviews Genetics, 3: 22-32.   [PDF]

Hospital, F., Decoux, G. (2002) Popmin: a program for the numerical optimization of population sizes in marker-assisted backcross programs. J. Hered., 93: 383-384.   [PDF]

Bouchez, A., Hospital, F., Causse, M., Gallais, A., Charcosset, A. (2002) Marker assisted introgression of favorable alleles at quantitative trait loci between maize elite lines. Genetics, 162: 1945-1959.  [PDF]

Servin, B., Dillmann, C., Decoux, G., Hospital, F. (2002) MDM : a program to compute fully informative genotype frequencies in complex breeding schemes. J. Hered. 93: 227-228.  [PDF]

Servin, B., Hospital, F. (2002) Optimal positioning of markers to control genetic background in marker assisted backcrossing. J. Hered. 93: 214-217.  [PDF]

Hospital, F. (2001) Size of donor chromosome segments around introgressed loci and reduction of linkage drag in marker-assisted backcross programs Genetics, 158: 1363-1379.  [PDF]

Bost, B., De Vienne, D., Hospital, F., Moreau, L., Dillmann, C. (2001) Genetic and nongenetic bases for the L-shaped distribution of quantitative trait loci effects. Genetics, 157: 1773-1787.  [PDF]

Hospital, F., Goldringer, I., Openshaw, S. (2000) Efficient marker-based recurrent selection for multiple quantitative trait loci. Genetical Research, 75: 357-368.  [PDF]

Moreau, L., Charcosset, A., Hospital, F., Gallais, A. (1998) Efficiency of marker assisted selection in populations of finite size. Genetics, 148: 1353-1365.  [PDF]

Hospital, F., Moreau, L., Lacoudre, F., Charcosset, A., Gallais, A. (1997) More on the efficiency of marker assisted selection. Theor. Appl. Genet., 95: 1181-1189.  [PDF]

Hospital, F., Charcosset, A. (1997) Marker-assisted introgression of quantitative trait loci. Genetics, 147: 1469-1485.  [PDF]

Hospital, F., Dillmann, C., Melchinger, A. E. (1996) A general algorithm to compute multilocus genotype frequencies under various mating systems. Comput. Appl. Biosci., 12: 455-462.

Hospital, F., Chevalet, C. (1996) Interactions of selection, linkage and drift in the dynamics of polygenic characters. Genetical Research, 67: 77-87.

Fournet, F., Hospital, F., Elsen, J.-M. (1995) A FORTRAN program to simulate the evolution of genetic variability in a small population. Comput. Appl. Biosci., 11: 469-475.

Goffinet, B., Beckmann, J., Boichard, D., Causse, M., Charcosset, A., Chevalet, C., Christophe, C., Colleau, J.-J., Demenais, F., Durel, C.-E., Elsen, J.-M., Foulley, J.-L., Gallais, A., Götz, K.-U., Hospital, F., Kremer, A., Lorieux, M., Lefort, M., Leroy, P., Loisel, P., Mangin, B., Maurice, A., Perrier, X., Pons, O., Rebai, A., Rodolphe, F., San Cristobal, M., Vu Tien Khang, J. (groupe MMM) (1994) Méthodes mathématiques pour l'étude des gènes contrôlant des caractères quantitatifs. Genet. Sel. Evol. 26, Suppl 1: 9s-20s.

Hospital, F., Chevalet, C. (1993) Effect of population size and linkage on optimal selection intensity., Theor. Appl. Genet., 86: 775-780.

Hospital, F., Chevalet, C., Mulsant, P. (1992) Using markers in gene introgression breeding programs, Genetics, 132: 1199-1210.  [PDF]

Lanneluc, I., Hospital, F., Chevalet, C., Elsen, J.-M., Gellin, J. (1992). Genetic analysis of fingerprints in mérinos d'arles x booroola merino crossbred sheep, Animal Genetics, 23: 339-346.

Hospital, F., Elsen, J.-M. (1992) Introgression génique assistée par marqueurs. INRA Prod. Anim., hors série "Eléments de génétique quantitative et application aux populations animales", pp. 299-302.


MOREAU L., HOSPITAL F. ,WHITTAKER J. (2007) Marker-assisted Selection and Introgression. Pp. 718-745 in Balding D., Bishop M., and Cannings C., eds. Handbook of Statistical Genetics, 3rd Ed. Wiley InterScience, Chichester, UK.

HOSPITAL, F. (2003) Marker-assisted breeding. In H.J. Newbury (ed.) Plant Molecular Breeding. Blackwell Scientific Publishers, London, UK, pp30-56. [Preprint (PDF)]

HOSPITAL, F. (2002) Marker-assisted Backcross Breeding: A Case-Study in Genotype Building Theory. in Manjit S. Kang (ed.) "Quantitative Genetics, Genomics, and Plant Breeding", CABI Publishing, Wallingford, UK. [Preprint (PDF)]

Invited Conferences

HOSPITAL F., SERVIN B., MARTIN O.C., MEZARD M. Optimal methods of using marker information in gene introgression and gene pyramiding programs. XIIth Eucarpia meeting on genetics and breeding of Capsicum and Eggplant, Noordwijkerhout, the Netherlands, 17-19 May, 2004.

HOSPITAL, F. Use of markers in plant breeding. 7th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production. Montpellier, France, August 19-23, 2002.

HOSPITAL, F. Marker assisted backcrossing. Quantitative Genetics and Plant Breeding in the 21st Century, International Symposium, The Louisiana State University Chapter of Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society, Baton Rouge, USA, March 26-28, 2001.

GALLAIS A., CHARCOSSET A., GOLDRINGER I., HOSPITAL, F., MOREAU, L. Prospects for marker-assisted selection in plant breeding. 11th Meeting Eucarpia Section "Biometrics in Plant Breeding", Paris, 30-31 August-1 September, 2000.

HOSPITAL, F. Introgression of quantitative trait loci and the efficiency of marker-assisted selection. XXth Meeting of the International Biometric Society, Berkeley, California, July 2-7, 2000. (cancelled for health reasons)

HOSPITAL, F. Evaluation of some marker-based strategies in plant breeding: lessons for genome representation in selection theory. Gordon Research Conference on Quantitative Genetics and Biotechnology, Ventura, California, Feb. 14-19, 1999.

HOSPITAL, F., CHARCOSSET A., BOUCHEZ A., MERLINOT M., GALLAIS, A. Marker-assisted QTL introgression: theoretical approach and experimental results from maize. 3rd European Poultry Breeders Roundtable, Prague, September 3-5, 1997.

HOSPITAL, F. Effects of linkage and drift on the variability of quantitative characters under selection, XVII th International Congress of Genetics, Birmingham, Aout 1993.


LECOMTE, L., GAUTIER, A., LUCIANI, A., DUFFE, P., HOSPITAL, F., BURET, M. and CAUSSE, M. 2004. Recent advances in molecular breeding: the example of tomato breeding for flavor traits. Acta Hort. (ISHS) 637:231-242. [PDF]

CAUSSE, M., LECOMTE, L., BAFFERT, N., DUFFÉ, P., HOSPITAL, F., 2001. Marker-assisted selection for the transfer of QTLs controlling fruit quality traits into tomato elite lines. Proc. Int. Symp. on Molecular Markers, Doré, Dosba and Baril (eds), Acta Hort. (ISHS), 546: 557-564.

HOSPITAL, F., 2000. The reduction of linkage drag around introgressions in marker-assisted back-cross programs. Proc 11th Meeting Eucarpia Section "Biometrics in Plant Breeding", Ed Gallais A., Dillmann C., Goldringer I., Paris, 30-31 August-1 September.

GALLAIS A., CHARCOSSET A., GOLDRINGER I., HOSPITAL, F., MOREAU L., 2000. Prospects for marker-assisted selection in plant breeding. Proc 11th Meeting Eucarpia Section "Biometrics in Plant Breeding", Ed Gallais A., Dillmann C., Goldringer I., Paris, 30-31 August-1 September.

GALLAIS, A., DILLMANN, C., HOSPITAL, F. An analytical approach of marker assisted selection with selection on markers only. EUCARPIA section Biometrics, Poznan, 1997.

HOSPITAL, F., CHARCOSSET A., BOUCHEZ A., MERLINOT M., GALLAIS, A. Marker-assisted QTL introgression: theoretical approach and experimental results from maize. 3rd European Poultry Breeders Roundtable, Prague, September 3-5, 1997.

Back to home page.
Frederic Hospital
Last modified: Fri Jun 19 16:27:20 CEST 2015 Last modified: 2008-11-13