Anders Larsson

Anders Larsson System Developer

Systems development, Java, Ferns, Cloud computing

Anders is a systems developer at NBIS in Uppsala, Sweden. He recieved his PhD in Systematic Biology from Evolutionary Biology Center at Uppsala University.

Primarily working in Elixir Local EGA project, European PhenoMeNal project and Nordic Tryggve collaboration on secure systems.

Located at SciLifeLab in Uppsala.

Selected publications

Larsson, A. (2014) AliView: a fast and lightweight alignment viewer and editor for large datasets. Bioinformatics, 30, 3276–3278.

Thulin, M., Moore, A. J., El-Seedi, H., Larsson, A., Christin, P.-A., and Edwards, E. J. (2016) Phylogeny and generic delimitation in Molluginaceae, new pigment data in Caryophyllales, and the new family Corbichoniaceae. Taxon, 65, 775–793.

Stevenson, S. R., Kamisugi, Y., Trinh, C. H., Schmutz, J., Jenkins, J. W., Grimwood, J., Muchero, W., Tuskan, G. A., Rensing, S. A., Lang, D., Reski, R., Melkonian, M., Rothfels, C. J., Li, F.-W., Larsson, A., Wong, G. K.-S., Edwards, T. A., and Cuming, A. C. (2016) Genetic analysis of Physcomitrella patens identifies ABSCISIC ACID NON-RESPONSIVE (ANR), a regulator of ABA responses unique to basal land plants and required for desiccation tolerance. The Plant Cell, tpc.00091.2016.

Jia, Q., Li, G., Köllner, T. G., Fu, J., Chen, X., Xiong, W., Crandall-Stotler, B. J., Bowman, J. L., Weston, D. J., Zhang, Y., Chen, L., Xie, Y., Li, F.-W., Rothfels, C. J., Larsson, A., Graham, S. W., Stevenson, D. W., Wong, G. K.-S., Gershenzon, J., and Chen, F. (2016) Microbial-type terpene synthase genes occur widely in nonseed land plants, but not in seed plants. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 113, 12328–12333.

Rothfels, C. J., Li, F.-W., Sigel, E. M., Huiet, L., Larsson, A., Burge, D. O., Ruhsam, M., Deyholos, M., Soltis, D. E., Stewart, C. N., Shaw, S. W., Pokorny, L., Chen, T., dePamphilis, C., DeGironimo, L., Chen, L., Wei, X., Sun, X., Korall, P., Stevenson, D. W., Graham, S. W., Wong, G. K.-S., and Pryer, K. M. (2015) The evolutionary history of ferns inferred from 25 low-copy nuclear genes. American Journal of Botany, 102, 1089–1107.

Hesson, J. C., Verner-Carlsson, J., Larsson, A., Ahmed, R., Lundkvist, Å., and Lundström, J. O. (2015) \textitCulex torrentium Mosquito Role as Major Enzootic Vector Defined by Rate of Sindbis Virus Infection, Sweden, 2009. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 21, 875–878.

Anders Larsson (2014) Systematics of Woodsia: Ferns, bioinformatics and more. Doctoral thesis, Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis.

Li, F.-W. et al. (2014) Horizontal transfer of an adaptive chimeric photoreceptor from bryophytes to ferns. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111, 6672–6677.

Rothfels, C. J., Larsson, A., Kuo, L.-Y., Korall, P., Chiou, W.-L., and Pryer, K. M. (2012) Overcoming Deep Roots, Fast Rates, and Short Internodes to Resolve the Ancient Rapid Radiation of Eupolypod II Ferns. Systematic Biology, 61, 490–509.

Rothfels, C. J., Larsson, A., Li, F.-W., Sigel, E. M., Huiet, L., Burge, D. O., Ruhsam, M., Graham, S. W., Stevenson, D. W., Wong, G. K.-S., Korall, P., and Pryer, K. M. (2013) Transcriptome-Mining for Single-Copy Nuclear Markers in Ferns. PLOS ONE, 8, e76957.

Rothfels, C. J., Sundue, M. A., Kuo, L.-Y., Larsson, A., Kato, M., Schuettpelz, E., and Pryer, K. M. (2012) A revised family-level classification for eupolypod II ferns (Polypodiidae: Polypodiales). Taxon, 61, 515–533.