Matteo Buti

PostDoc - alumni

Crop Plant Biodiversity and Breeding Informatics Group (350b)
Institute of Plant Breeding, Seed Science and Population Genetics
University of Hohenheim
Fruwirthstrasse 21, Room 0.29
D-70599 Stuttgart

Phone: +49 711 459-24423

Research interests

  • Genome structure analysis

  • Heterosis

  • Molecular markers


  • Cossu R.M., Buti M., Giordani T., Natali L., Cavallini A. (2011) A computational study of the dynamics of LTR-retrotransposons in the Populus trichocarpa genome. Tree Genetics and Genomes, DOI 10.1007/s11295-011-0421-3AG.

  • Buti M., Giordani T., Cattonaro F., Cossu R.M., Pistelli L., Vukich M., Morgante M., Cavallini A., Natali L. (2011) Temporal dynamics in the evolution of the sunflower genome as revealed by sequencing and annotation of three large genomic regions. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 123: 779-791.

  • Giordani T., Buti M., Natali L., Cattonaro F., Morgante M., Cavallini A. (2011) An analysis of sequence variability in eight genes putatively involved in drought response in sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.). Theoretical and Applied Genetics 122: 1039-1049.

  • Buti M. (2010) The relationship between genome structure and heterosis in sunflower. PhD thesis, BIOS PhD school in molecular biotechnologies, University of Pisa.

  • Buti M., Giordani T., Vukich M., Gentzbittel L., Pistelli L., Cattonaro F., Morgante M., Cavallini A, Natali L. (2009) HACRE1, a recently inserted copia-like retrotransposon of sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.). Genome 11: 904-911.

  • Natali L., Giordani T., Buti M., Cavallini A. (2007) Isolation of Ty1-copia putative LTR sequences and their use as a tool to analyse genetic diversity in Olea europaea. Molecular Breeding 19: 255–265