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    • Differentiation of Endothia gyrosa and Endothia Parasitica by Disc Electrophoresis of Intramycelial Enzymes and Proteins 

      Stipes, R. Jay; Emert, George H.; Brown, Ross D. (Mycological Society of America, 1982)
      Mycelial proteins from seven isolates of Endothia gyrosa and five isolates of E. parasitica were extracted from acetone powders, separated on polyacrylamide gels by disc electrophoresis, and then stained for general proteins, ...
    • A New Pyrenomycete Associated with Metrosideros collina Subspecies Polymorpha (Myrtaceae) 

      Roane, Martha K.; Fosberg, F. Raymond (Mycological Society of America, 1983)
      A new pyrenomycetea ssociated with dying trees of Metrosideros collina (Forst.) Gray subsp. polymorpha (Gaud.) Rock in the drier aspect of the ohia forests of Hawaii is described. Although pathogenicity has not been proven, ...
    • The Ultrastructure of Meiosis in Woronina pythii (Plasmodiophoromycetes) 

      Dylewski, Daniel P.; Miller, Charles E. (Mycological Society of America, 1984)
      During cleavage of cystogenous plasmodia, nuclei of Woronina pythii underwent one meiosis I-like division. The division was centric, closed with polar fenestrations, and characterized by the formation of synaptonemal ...
    • Charles Edward Miller, 1925-1984 

      Johnson, Terry W., Jr.; Dylewski, Daniel P. (Mycological Society of America, 1985)
      A professional lifetime is not fulfilled unless one is privileged to have had an associate from whom one learns the necessity of standards. The colleague who teaches by example, gentle cajoling, or outright insistence never ...
    • Qualitative Determination of Cellulose in the Cell Walls of Verticicladiella procera 

      Horner, W. Elliott; Alexander, Samuel A.; Julian, Maureen M. (Mycological Society of America, 1986)
      The presence of cellulose-containing cell walls has been proposed as a taxonomic character in the genus Ceratocystis Ellis and Halsted (Jewell, 1974; Upadhyay, 1981; De Hoog, 1974; De Hoog and Scheffer, 1984; Benny and ...
    • a laboratory miniproject in plant-disease diagnosis 

      Baudoin, A. (University of California Press, 1986-10)
    • On the Conspecificity of Endothia eugeniae and Cryphonectria cubensis 

      Micales, Jessie A.; Stipes, R. Jay; Bonde, Morris R. (Mycological Society of America, 1987)
      Isolates of Endothia eugeniae, a pathogen of clove (Syzygium aromaticum), and Cryphonectria cubensis, a pathogen of eucalyptus (Eucalyptus spp.), were examined with chemotaxonomic techniques, including thin-layer chromatography ...
    • Effects of horticultural oils on the photosynthesis, fruit maturity, and crop yield of winegrapes 

      Finger, Sarah A.; Wolf, Tony K.; Baudoin, Anton B. (American Society for Enology and Viticulture, 2002)
      The effects of horticultural oils on grapevine photosynthesis, fruit maturity, and crop yield components in field experiments were evaluated. Three applications of a 1.5% (v/v) oil/water emulsion were made to Chardonnay ...
    • Studying the Functional Genomics of Stress Responses in Loblolly Pine With the Expresso Microarray Experiment Management System 

      Heath, Lenwood S.; Ramakrishnan, Naren; Sederoff, Ronald R.; Whetten, Ross W.; Chevone, Boris I.; Struble, Craig A.; Jouenne, Vincent Y.; Chen, Dawei; van Zyl, Leonel; Grene, Ruth (Hindawi, 2002-01-01)
      Conception, design, and implementation of cDNA microarray experiments present avariety of bioinformatics challenges for biologists and computational scientists. The multiplestages of data acquisition and analysis have ...
    • Phylogenetic relationships of Cryphonectria and Endothia species, based on DNA sequence data and morphology 

      Myburg, Henrietta; Gryzenhout, Marieka; Wingfield, Brenda D.; Stipes, R. Jay; Wingfield, Michael J. (Mycological Society of America, 2004)
      The fungal genera Endothia and Cryphonectria include some of the most important pathogens of forest trees. Despite available new technology, no comprehensive comparative study based on DNA sequence data and morphology has ...
    • The statistics of identifying differentially expressed genes in Expresso and TM4: a comparison 

      Sioson, Allan A; Mane, Shrinivasrao P; Li, Pinghua; Sha, Wei; Heath, Lenwood S.; Bohnert, Hans J; Grene, Ruth (2006-04-20)
      Background Analysis of DNA microarray data takes as input spot intensity measurements from scanner software and returns differential expression of genes between two conditions, together with a statistical significance ...
    • XcisClique: analysis of regulatory bicliques 

      Pati, Amrita; Vasquez-Robinet, Cecilia; Heath, Lenwood S.; Grene, Ruth; Murali, T. M. (2006-04-21)
      Background Modeling of cis-elements or regulatory motifs in promoter (upstream) regions of genes is a challenging computational problem. In this work, set of regulatory motifs simultaneously present in the promoters of a ...
    • Protein secretion systems in bacterial-host associations, and their description in the Gene Ontology 

      Tseng, Tsai-Tien; Tyler, Brett M.; Setubal, João C. (2009-02-19)
      Protein secretion plays a central role in modulating the interactions of bacteria with their environments. This is particularly the case when symbiotic bacteria (whether pathogenic, commensal or mutualistic) are interacting ...
    • The avocado subgroup of Phytophthora citricola constitutes a distinct species, Phytophthora mengei sp. Nov. 

      Hong, Chuanxue; Gallegly, Mannon E.; Browne, Greg T.; Bhat, Ravindra G.; Richardson, Patricia A.; Kong, Ping (Mycological Society of America, 2009-07)
      Isolates from avocado tree cankers have been recognized as a distinct subgroup within the P. citricola complex since 1974, both morphologically and molecularly (isozyme and amplified fragment length polymorphism [AFLP] ...
    • Novel insights into the genomic basis of citrus canker based on the genome sequences of two strains of Xanthomonas fuscans subsp aurantifolii 

      Moreira, Leandro M.; Almeida, Nalvo F., Jr.; Potnis, Neha; Digiampietri, Luciano A.; Adi, Said S.; Bortolossi, Julio C.; da Silva, Ana C.; da Silva, Aline M.; de Moraes, Fabrício E.; de Oliveira, Julio C.; de Souza, Robson F.; Facincani, Agda P.; Ferraz, André L.; Ferro, Maria I.; Furlan, Luiz R.; Gimenez, Daniele F.; Jones, Jeffrey B.; Kitajima, Elliot W.; Laia, Marcelo L.; Leite, Rui P., Jr; Nishiyama, Milton Y.; Rodrigues Neto, Julio; Nociti, Letícia A.; Norman, David J.; Ostroski, Eric H.; Pereira, Haroldo A., Jr; Staskawicz, Brian J.; Tezza, Renata I.; Ferro, Jesus A.; Vinatzer, Boris A.; Setubal, João C. (Biomed Central Ltd, 2010-04-13)
      Background Citrus canker is a disease that has severe economic impact on the citrus industry worldwide. There are three types of canker, called A, B, and C. The three types have different phenotypes and affect different ...
    • Phytophthora pini Leonian resurrected to distinct species status 

      Hong, Chuanxue; Gallegly, Mannon E.; Richardson, Patricia A.; Kong, Ping (Mycological Society of America, 2010-10)
      Phytophthora pini was named by Leonian in 1925, but this species was largely ignored until 1956 and then merged with P. citricola by Waterhouse in 1963. This study compared the ex-type and exauthentic cultures of these two ...
    • Zoospore interspecific signaling promotes plant infection by Phytophthora 

      Kong, P; Tyler, BM; Richardson, PA; Lee, BWK; Zhou, ZS; Hong, C (Biomed Central Ltd, 2010-12-07)
      Background Oomycetes attack a huge variety of economically and ecologically important plants. These pathogens release, detect and respond to signal molecules to coordinate their communal behaviors including the infection ...
    • The iPlant collaborative: cyberinfrastructure for plant biology 

      Goff, Stephen A.; Vaughn, Matthew; McKay, Sheldon; Lyons, Eric; Stapleton, Ann E.; Gessler, Damian; Matasci, Naim; Wang, Liya; Hanlon, Matthew; Lenards, Andrew; Muir, Andy; Merchant, Nirav; Lowry, Sonya; Mock, Stephen; Helmke, Matthew; Kubach, Adam; Narro, Martha; Hopkins, Nicole; Micklos, David; Hilgert, Uwe; Gonzales, Michael; Jordan, Chris; Skidmore, Edwin; Dooley, Rion; Cazes, John; McLay, Robert; Lu, Zhenyuan; Pasternak, Shiran; Koesterke, Lars; Piel, William H.; Grene, Ruth; Noutsos, Christos; Gendler, Karla; Feng, Xin; Tang, Chunlao; Lent, Monica; Kim, Seung-Jin; Kvilekval, Kristian; Manjunath, B. S.; Tannen, Val; Stamatakis, Alexandros; Sanderson, Michael; Welch, Stephen M.; Cranston, Karen A.; Soltis, Pamela; Soltis, Doug; O'Meara, Brian; Ane, Cecile; Brutnell, Tom; Kleibenstein, Daniel J.; White, Jeffery W.; Leebens-Mack, James; Donoghue, Michael J.; Spalding, Edgar P.; Vision, Todd J.; Myers, Christopher R.; Lowenthal, David; Enquist, Brian J.; Boyle, Brad; Akoglu, Ali; Andrews, Greg; Ram, Sudha; Ware, Doreen; Stein, Lincoln; Stanzione, Dan (Frontiers, 2011)
      The iPlant Collaborative (iPlant) is a United States National Science Foundation (NSF) funded project that aims to create an innovative, comprehensive, and foundational cyberinfrastructure in support of plant biology ...
    • Global Climate Niche Estimates for Bioenergy Crops and Invasive Species of Agronomic Origin: Potential Problems and Opportunities 

      Barney, Jacob N.; DiTomaso, Joseph M. (PLOS, 2011-03-09)
      The global push towards a more biomass-based energy sector is ramping up efforts to adopt regionally appropriate high-yielding crops. As potential bioenergy crops are being moved around the world an assessment of the ...
    • Comparative genomics reveals diversity among xanthomonads infecting tomato and pepper 

      Potnis, Neha; Krasileva, Ksenia; Chow, Virginia; Almeida, Nalvo F., Jr.; Patil, Prabhu B.; Ryan, Robert P.; Sharlach, Molly; Behlau, Franklin; Dow, J. Max; Momol, M. T.; White, Frank F.; Preston, James F.; Vinatzer, Boris A.; Koebnik, Ralf; Setubal, João C.; Norman, David J.; Staskawicz, Brian J.; Jones, Jeffrey B. (2011-03-11)
      Background Bacterial spot of tomato and pepper is caused by four Xanthomonas species and is a major plant disease in warm humid climates. The four species are distinct from each other based on physiological and molecular ...