Potato Association of America

American Journal of Potato Research

The American Journal of Potato Research (AJPR), formerly titled the American Potato Journal (APJ), is a  premier outlet for reporting of scientific advances on the potato. The AJPR is recognized internationally by contributors and readers. View the current issue’s table of contents from our publisher, Springer.

The American Journal of Potato Research publishes reports of basic and applied research on potato (Solanum spp.). There are three general categories of publication:

  1. full-length articles describing original scientific research in the form of a regular publication;
  2. short communications concisely describing poignant and timely research results in four or fewer journal pages;
  3. review papers, book reviews and symposium proceedings.

To publish an article, view our Instructions to Authors.

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Volume 97, Issue 5, 2020 – Pages 451-533


Sprout Suppressive Molecules Effective on Potato (Solanum tuberosum) Tubers during Storage: a Review

Michelle Bovin, Nathalie Bourdeau, Simon Bernabe, Isabel Desgagne-Penix…Pages 451-463


An Insight into Ultrastructural and Physiochemical Characterization of Potato Starch: a Review

Sreeshna Jagadeesan, Indira Govindaraju, Nirmal Mazumder…Pages 464-476

Original Paper

Evaluation of Biological Control Agents and Conventional Products for Post-Harvest Application on Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) to Manage Leak

Andrew K Hollingshead, Nora L. Olsen, Mike Thornton, Jeff Miller, David A. Schisler, Patricia J. Slininger…Pages 477-488

Original Paper

Effects of Candidatus Liberibacter Solanacearum’ Haploytpe on Atlantic Potato Tuber Emergence Rate in South Texas

Kyle Harrison, Cecilia Tamborindeguy, Silvia I. Rondon, Julien G. Levy…Pages 489-496

Original Paper

Survival of Solanum jamesii Tubers at Freezing Temperatures

John Bamberg, Kevin Lombard, Jiwan P. Palta, Beth Ann Workmaster, Amaya Atucha….Pages 497-504

Original Paper

A Core Subset of the ex situ Collection of S. demissum at the US Potato Genebank

Alfonso del Rio, John Bamberg…Pages 505-512

Original Paper

Genome-Wide Association Analysis of Common Scab Resistance and Expression Profiling of Tubers in Response to Thaxtomin A Treatment Underscore the Complexity of Common Scab Resistance in Tetraploid Potato

N.R. Kaiser, J.J. Coombs, K.J. Felcher, R. Hammerschmidt, M.L. Zuehlke, C.R. Buell, D.S. Douches… Pages 513-522

Original Paper

Effects of Growth Regulators, Media and Explant Types on Microtuberization of Potato

Ayten Kubra Yagiz, Caner Yavuz, Cehibe Tarim, Ufuk Demirel, Mehmet Emin Caliskan…Pages 523-530

Short Communication

A “Mega Population” of the Wild Potato Species Solanum fendleri

John Bamberg, Alfonso Rio, Charles J. Fernandez, Ingrid Bamberg…Pages 531-533