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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Chang-Lin Xiao Selected Publications
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Sikdar, P., Okubara, P., Mazzola, M.,  and Xiao, C. L. 2014. Development of PCR assays for diagnosis and detection of the postharvest pathogens Phacidiopycnis washingtonensis and Sphaeropsis pyriputrescens in apple fruit. Plant Disease (in press).

Kim, Y. K., and Xiao, C. L. 2013. Preharvest applications of fungicides for control of Sphaeropsis rot in stored apples. Online. Plant Health Progress. doi:10.1094/PHP-2013-0919-01-RS.

Kim, Y. K., Caiazzo, R., Sikdar, P., and Xiao, C. L. 2013. First report of Sphaeropsis rot of apple caused by Sphaeropsis pyriputrescens in New York. Plant Disease 97:1257.

Xiao, C. L., and Boal, R. J. 2013. Inoculum availability and seasonal survival of Potebniamyces pyri in pear orchards. European Journal of Plant Pathology 137:535-543.

Yin, Y. N., and Xiao, C. L. 2013. Molecular characterization and a multiplex allele-specific PCR method for detection of thiabendazole resistance in Penicillium expansum from apple. European Journal of Plant Pathology 136:703-713.

Xiao, C. L., and Boa, R. J. 2013. Biological control of Phacidiopycnis rot in ‘d’Anjou’ pears. Acta Horticulturae 1001:255-258.

Zhao, H., Han, Q., Wang, J., Gao, X., Xiao, C. L., Liu, J., and Huang, L. 2013. Cytology of infection of apple leaves by Diplocarpon mali. European Journal of Plant Pathology 136:41-49.

Yin, Y. N., Kim, Y. K., and Xiao, C. L. 2012. Molecular characterization of pyraclostrobin resistance and structural diversity of the cytochrome b gene in Botrytis cinerea from apple. Phytopathology 102:315-322.

Kim, Y. K., and Xiao, C. L. 2011. Stability and fitness of pyraclostrobin- and boscalid-resistant phenotypes in field isolates of Botrytis cinerea from apple. Phytopathology 101:1385-1391.

Yin, Y. N., Kim, Y. K., and Xiao, C. L. 2011. Molecular characterization of boscalid resistance in field isolates of Botrytis cinerea from apple. Phytopathology 101:986-995.

Xiao, C. L., Kim, Y. K., and Boal, R. J. 2011. Control of Sphaeropsis rot in stored apples caused by Sphaeropsis pyriputrescens with postharvest fungicides. Plant Disease 95:1075-1079.

Xiao, C. L., Kim, Y. K., and Boal, R. J. 2011. First report of occurrence of pyrimethanil resistance in Penicillium expansum from stored apples in Washington State.  Plant Disease 95:72 (Note).

Kim, J. H., Campbell, B. C., Mahoney, N., Chan, K. L., Molyneux, R. J., and Xiao, C. L.  2010. Use of chemosensitization to overcome fludioxonil-resistance in Penicillium expansum. Letters in Applied Microbiology 51:177-183.

Kim, Y. K., and Xiao, C. L.  2010.  Influence of environmental factors on conidial germination and survival of Sphaeropsis pyriputrescens.  European Journal of Plant Pathology 126:153-163.

Kim, Y. K., and Xiao, C. L.  2010.  Resistance to pyraclostrobin and boscalid in populations of Botrytis cinerea from stored apples in Washington State.  Plant Disease 94:604-612.

Zhao, H., Huang, L., Xiao, C. L., Liu, J., Wei, J., and Gao, X. 2010. Influence of culture media and environmental factors on mycelial growth and conidial production of Diplocarpon mali. Letters in Applied Microbiology 50:639-644.

Zhao, H., Kim, Y. K., Huang, L., and Xiao, C. L.  2010.  Resistance to thiabendazole and baseline sensitivity to fludioxonil and pyrimethanil in Botrytis cinerea populations from apple and pear in Washington State.  Postharvest Biology and Technology 56:12-18.

Xiao, C. L., and Kim, Y. K. 2010.  Control of postharvest diseases in apples with reduced-risk fungicides.  Stewart Postharvest Review doi: 10.2212/spr.2010.1.6

Liu, Q., Peever, T. L., and Xiao, C. L.  2009. Population structure of Potebniamyces pyri in the U.S. Pacific Northwest and evidence of outcrossing inferred with sequence-characterized amplified region markers.  Phytopathology 99:532-539.

Liu, and Xiao, C. L.  2009.  Infection of ‘d’Anjou’ pear fruit by Potebniamyces pyri in the orchard in relation to Phacidiopycnis rot during storage.  Plant Disease 93:1059-1064.

Spotts, R. A., Seifert, K., Wallis, K. M., Sugar, D., Xiao, C. L., Serdani, M., and Henriquez, J. L.  2009.  Description of Cryptosporiopsis kienholzii and species profiles of Neofabraea in major pome fruit growing districts in the Pacific Northwest USA.  Mycological Research 113:1301-1311.

Spotts, R. A., Serdani, M., Wallis, K. M., Walter, M., Harris-Virgin, T., Spotts, K., Sugar, D., Xiao, C. L., and Qu, A. P. 2009.  At-harvest prediction of gray mold risk in pear fruit in long-term cold storage.  Crop Protection 28:414-420.

Xiao, C. L., and Boal, R. J.  2009.  Residual activity of fludioxonil and pyrimethanil against Penicillium expansum on apple fruit.  Plant Disease 93:1003-1008.

Xiao, C. L., and Boal, R. J.  2009.  Preharvest application of a boscalid and pyraclostrobin mixture to control postharvest gray mold and blue mold in apples.  Plant Disease 93:185-189.

Xiao, C. L., Kim, Y. K., and Boal, R. J.  2009.  A new canker disease of crabapple trees caused by Phacidiopycnis washingtonensis in Washington State.  Online.  Plant Health Progress  doi:10.1094/PHP-2009-0612-01-BR (Note).

Kim, Y. K., and Xiao, C. L.  2008. Distribution and incidence of Sphaeropsis rot in apple in Washington State. Plant Disease 92:940-946.

Li, H. X., and Xiao, C. L.  2008.  Characterization of fludioxonil-resistant and pyrimethanil-resistant phenotypes of Penicillium expansum from apple.  Phytopathology 98:427-435.

Li, H. X., and Xiao, C. L.  2008. Baseline sensitivities to fludioxonil and pyrimethanil in Penicillium expansum populations from apple in Washington State.  Postharvest Biology and Technology 47:239-245.

Xiao, C. L., and Kim, Y, K.  2008. Postharvest fruit rots in apples caused by Botrytis cinerea, Phacidiopycnis washingtonensis, and Sphaeropsis pyriputrescens.  Online.  Plant Health Progress doi:10.1094/PHP-2008-0919-01-DG.

Xiao, C. L., and Boal, R. J.  2008.  Control of Phacidiopycnis rot in ‘d’Anjou’ pears.  Acta Horticulturae 800:935-939.

Xiao, C. L. 2006. Postharvest fruit rots in d’Anjou pears caused by Botrytis cinerea, Potebniamyces pyri, and Sphaeropsis pyriputrescens.  Online.  Plant Health Progress doi:10.1094/PHP-2006-0905-01-DG.

Kim, Y. K., and Xiao, C. L.  2006. A postharvest fruit rot in apple caused by Phacidiopycnis washingtonensis.  Plant Disease 90:1376-1381.

Kim, Y. K., Xiao, C. L., and Rogers, J. D.  2005.  Influence of culture media and environmental factors on mycelial growth and pycnidial production of Sphaeropsis pyriputrescens.  Mycologia 97:25-32.

Liu, Q., and Xiao, C. L.  2005.  Influence of nutrient and environmental factors on conidial germination of Potebniamyces pyri.  Phytopathology 95:572-580.

Xiao, C. L., Rogers, J. D., Kim, Y. K., and Liu, Q.  2005.  Phacidiopycnis washingtonensis – a new species associated with pome fruits from Washington State.  Mycologia 97:464-473.

Xiao, C. L., and Boal, R. J.  2005.  Distribution of Potebniamyces pyri in the U.S. Pacific Northwest and its association with a canker and twig dieback disease of pear trees.  Plant Disease 89:920-925.

Xiao, C. L., and Boal, R. J.  2005.  A new canker and twig dieback disease of apple and crabapple trees caused by Sphaeropsis pyriputrescens in Washington State.  Plant Disease 89:1130 (Note).

Xiao, C. L., and Boal, R. J.  2004.  Prevalence and incidence of Phacidiopycnis rot in d’Anjou pears in Washington State.  Plant Disease 88:413-418.

Xiao, C. L., MacKenzie, S. J., and Legard, D. E.  2004.  Genetic and pathogenic analyses of Colletotrichum gloeosporioides from strawberry and noncultivated hosts.  Phytopathology 94:446-453.

Xiao, C. L., and Rogers, J. D.  2004.  A postharvest fruit rot in d’Anjou pears caused by Sphaeropsis pyriputrescens sp. nov.  Plant Disease 88:114-118.

Xiao, C. L., Rogers, J. D., and Boal, R. J.  2004.  First report of a new postharvest fruit rot on apple caused by Sphaeropsis pyriputrescens.  Plant Disease 88:223 (Note).

Xiao, C. L., and Sitton, J. W.  2004.  Effects of culture media and environmental factors on mycelial growth and pycnidial production of Potebniamyces pyri.  Mycological Research 108:926-932.


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