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DAREN W BROWN
Bacterial Foodborne Pathogens & Mycology Research Unit
Molecular Biologist (Plants)

Phone: (309) 681-6230
Fax: (309) 681-6672
Room 1123A
USDA, ARS, MWA, NCAUR, BFPM
1815 N UNIVERSITY ST
PEORIA, IL, 61604

Projects
CONTROL OF FUMONISIN MYCOTOXIN CONTAMINATION IN MAIZE THROUGH ELUCIDATION OF GENETIC AND ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS ... METABOLISM IN FUSARIUM
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  Accession Number: 421047

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Insights into the evolution of mycotoxin biosynthesis in the fungus Fusarium - (Abstract Only)
Proctor, R., Lee, T., Amatulli, M.T., McCormick, S.P., Brown, D.W., Busman, M., Maragos, C.M., Ward, T.J. 2014. Insights into the evolution of mycotoxin biosynthesis in the fungus Fusarium [abstract]. American Phytopathological Society.
Investigating Spore killer of Fusarium verticillioides - (Abstract Only)
Pyle, J., Patel, T., Mccall, M., Proctor, R., Brown, D.W., Hammond, T.M. 2014. Investigating Spore killer of Fusarium verticillioides. Meeting Abstract.
Searching for a Spore killer: A meiotic drive element in Neurospora fungi - (Abstract Only)
Harvey, A.M., Rehard, D.G., Sharp, K.J., Kuntz, D.R., Wilson, R.A., Brown, D.W., Shiu, P.T., Hammond, T.M. 2014. Searching for a Spore killer: A meiotic drive element in Neurospora fungi. Meeting Abstract.
Extensive sampling of basidiomycete genomes demonstrates inadequacy of the white rot/brown rot paradigm for wood decay fungi - (Abstract Only)
Riley, R., Salamov, A., Brown, D.W., Nagy, L.G., Floudas, D., Held, B., Levasseur, A., Lombard, V., Morin, E., Otillar, R. 2014. Extensive sampling of basidiomycete genomes demonstrates inadequacy of the white rot/brown rot paradigm for wood decay fungi. Meeting Abstract.
Extensive sampling of basidiomycete genomes demonstrates inadequacy of the white-rot/brown-rot paradigm for wood decay fungi - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Riley, R., Salamov, A., Henrissat, B., Nagy, L., Brown, D.W., Held, B., Baker, S., Blanchette, R., Boussau, B., Doty, S.L., et al. 2014. Extensive sampling of basidiomycete genomes demonstrates inadequacy of the white-rot/brown-rot paradigm for wood decay fungi. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1400592111.
Fusarium verticillioides SGE1 is required for full virulence and regulates expression of protein effector and secondary metabolite biosynthetic genes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brown, D.W., Busman, M., Proctor, R. 2014. Fusarium verticillioides SGE1 is required for full virulence and regulates expression of protein effector and secondary metabolite biosynthetic genes. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. 27(8):809-823.
Fusarium verticillioides SGE1 is required for full virulence and regulates expression of protein effector and secondary metabolite biosynthetic genes - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W., Busman, M., Proctor, R. 2014. Fusarium verticillioides SGE1 is required for full virulence and regulates expression of protein effector and secondary metabolite biosynthetic genes. Meeting Abstract.
Effects of acquisition, loss, and neofunctionalization of trichothecene biosynthetic genes on variation in trichothecene structure, pathway regulation, and self-protection mechanisms in the Hypocreales - (Abstract Only)
Proctor, R., Stanley, A.M., Malmierca, M.G., Alexander, N.J., Brown, D.W., Gutierrez, S., Mccormick, S.P. 2014. Effects of acquisition, loss, and neofunctionalization of trichothecene biosynthetic genes on variation in trichothecene structure, pathway regulation, and self-protection mechanisms in the Hypocreales. Meeting Abstract.
Impact of temperature stress and validamycin A on compatible solutes and fumonisin production in F. verticillioides: Role of trehalose-6-phosphate synthase - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Boudreau, B.A., Larson, T.M., Brown, D.W., Busman, M., Roberts, E.S., Kendra, D.F., McQuade, K.L. 2013. Impact of temperature stress and validamycin A on compatible solutes and fumonisin production in F. verticillioides: Role of trehalose-6-phosphate synthase. Fungal Genetics and Biology. 57:1-10.
Deciphering the cryptic genome: Genome-wide analyses of the rice pathogen Fusarium fujikuroi reveal complex regulation of secondary metabolism and novel metabolites - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wiemann, P., Sieber, C.M., Von Bargen, K.W., Studt, L., Niehaus, E.M., Michielse, C., Albermann, S., Wagner, D., Brown, D.W., Proctor, R., et al. 2013. Deciphering the cryptic genome: Genome-wide analyses of the rice pathogen Fusarium fujikuroi reveal complex regulation of secondary metabolism and novel metabolites. PLoS Pathogens. 9(6):1-35.
Comparative analysis of 35 basidiomycete genomes reveals diversity and uniqueness of the phylum - (Abstract Only)
Riley, R., Salamov, A., Otillar, R., Fagnan, K., Boussau, B., Brown, D.W., Henrissat, B., Levasseur, A., Blanchette, R.A., Morin, E. 2013. Comparative analysis of 35 basidiomycete genomes reveals diversity and uniqueness of the phylum. Fungal Genetics Conference/Asilomar.
Diversity of polyketide synthases in Fusarium - (Book / Chapter)
Brown, D.W., Proctor, R.H. 2013. Diversity of polyketide synthases in Fusarium. In: Brown, D.W., Proctor R.H., editors. Fusarium: Genomics, Molecular and Cellular Biology. Norwich, United Kingdom: Horizon Scientific Press. p. 143-164.
Phylogenetic analyses of RPB1 and RPB2 support a middle Cretaceous origin for a clade comprising all agriculturally and medically important fusaria - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
O'Donnell, K., Rooney, A.P., Proctor, R., Brown, D.W., McCormick, S.P., Ward, T.J., Frandsen, R.N., Lysoe, E., Rehner, S.A., Aoki, T., et al. 2013. Phylogenetic analyses of RPB1 and RPB2 support a middle Cretaceous origin for a clade comprising all agriculturally and medically important fusaria. Fungal Genetics and Biology. 52:20-31.
One Fungus, One Name: Defining the genus Fusarium in a scientifically robust way that preserves longstanding use - (Other)
Geiser, D.M., Aoki, T., Bacon, C.W., Baker, S.E., Bhattacharyya, M.K., Brandt, M.E., Brown, D.W., Burgess, L.W., Coleman, J.J., Correll, J.C., Covert, S.F., Crous, P.W., Cuomo, C.A., De Hoog, G., Elmer, W.H., Epstein, L., Frandsen, R.J., Freeman, S., Glenn, A.E., Gordon, T.R., Hanson, L.E., Del Mar Jimenez-Gasc, M., Kang, S., Kistler, J., Kuldau, G.A., McCormick, S.P., O'Donnell, K., Proctor, R., Rehner, S.A., Robert, V.A., Rooney, A.P., Thrane, U., Van Diepeningen, A., Ward, T.J., Wingfield, M.J., Yang, X, et. al. 2013. One Fungus, One Name: Defining the genus Fusarium in a scientifically robust way that preserves longstanding use. Phytopathology. 103(5):400-408.
Acid and neutral trehalase activities in mutants of the corn rot fungus Fusarium verticillioides - (Abstract Only)
Nall, D., Roberts, E.S., Boudreau, B.A., Brown, D.W., Remsen, E.E., McQuade, K.L. 2012. Acid and neutral trehalase activities in mutants of the corn rot fungus Fusarium verticillioides. Meeting Abstract.
Trehalose-related Gene Deletions in Fusarium verticillioides - (Abstract Only)
Boudreau, B.A., Larson, T.M., Brown, D.W., Busman, M., Roberts, E.S., Nall, D., Mcquade, L. 2012. Trehalose-related Gene Deletions in Fusarium verticillioides. American Society for Microbiology.
Trehalose-related gene deletions in Fusarium verticillioides - (Abstract Only)
Boudreau, B.A., Larson, T.M., Brown, D.W., Busman, M., Roberts, E.S., Nall, D., Mcquade, K.L. 2012. Trehalose-related gene deletions in Fusarium verticillioides. Meeting Abstract.
Lae1 Regulates Expression of Multiple Secondary Metabolite Gene Clusters in Fusarium Verticillioides - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Butchko, R.A., Brown, D.W., Busman, M., Tudzynski, B., Wiemann, P. 2012. LAE1 regulates expression of multiple secondary metabolite gene clusters in Fusarium verticillioides. Fungal Genetics and Biology. 49(2012)602-612.
Identification of gene clusters associated with fusaric acid, fusarin, and perithecial pigment production in Fusarium verticillioides - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Busman, M., Proctor, R. 2012. Identification of gene clusters associated with fusaric acid, fusarin, and perithecial pigment production in Fusarium verticillioides. Fungal Genetics and Biology. 49(7):521-532.
Retention of genes in a secondary metabolite gene cluster that has degenerated in multiple lineages of the Ascomycota - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W., Divon, H.J., Lysoe, E., Proctor, R. 2012. Retention of genes in a secondary metabolite gene cluster that has degenerated in multiple lineages of the Ascomycota. Fungal Genetics Conference/Asilomar.
Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis of Biomarkers in Fusarium verticillioides - (Abstract Only)
Roberts, E., Boudreau, B., Larson, T.M., Brown, D.W., Mcquade, K., Remsen, E.E. 2012. Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis of Biomarkers in Fusarium verticillioides. Proceedings of Pittcon Meeting.
Phylogenomic and functional domain analysis of polyketide synthases in Fusarium - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Baker, S.E., Proctor, R. 2011. Phylogenomic and functional domain analysis of polyketide synthases in Fusarium. Fungal Biology. 116(2):318-331.
Genome sequences of three tunicamycin-producing Streptomyces strains; S. chartreusis NRRL 12338, S. chartreusis NRRL 3882, and S. lysosuperificus ATCC 31396 - (Research Notes)
Doroghazi, J.R., Ju, K., Brown, D.W., Labeda, D.P., Deng, Z., Metcalf, W.W., Chen, W., Price, N.P. 2011. Genome sequences of three tunicamycin-producing Streptomyces strains; S. chartreusis NRRL 12338, S. chartreusis NRRL 3882, and S. lysosuperificus ATCC 31396. Journal of Bacteriology. 193(24):7021-7022.
Distribution and evolution of fusarin mycotoxin biosynthetic genes in Fusarium - (Abstract Only)
Amatulli, M., Maragos, C.M., Busman, M., Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Gullino, M., Proctor, R. 2011. Distribution and evolution of fusarin mycotoxin biosynthetic genes in Fusarium [abstract]. Fungal Genetics. p. 214.
Identification and analysis of Fusarium verticillioides genes differentially expressed during conidiation - (Abstract Only)
Burnham, A., Brown, D.W., Glenn, A.E. 2011. Identification and analysis of Fusarium verticillioides genes differentially expressed during conidiation. Georgia Association of Plant Pathologists. Mar. 14-16,2011. Pine Mountain, GA,
Fusarium verticillioides chitin synthases CHS5 and CHS7 are required for normal growth and pathogenicity Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Larson, T.M., Kendra, D.F., Busman, M., Brown, D.W. 2011. Fusarium verticillioides chitin synthases CHS5 and CHS7 are required for normal growth and pathogenicity. Current Genetics. 57(3):177-189.
The KP4 killer protein gene family - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brown, D.W. 2010. The KP4 killer protein gene family. Current Genetics. 57(1):51-62.
Gene Deletion and Functional Analysis of Fusarium verticillioides Trehalose Metabolism - (Abstract Only)
Boudreau, B.A., Roberts, E.S., Larson, T.M., Brown, D.W., Mcquade, K.L. 2010. Gene deletion and functional analysis of Fusarium verticillioides trehalose metabolism [abstract]. Argonne Symposium for Undergraduates in Science, Engineering & Mathematics and the Central States Universities, Inc.
Differential Expression of Putative Polyketide Biosynthetic Gene Clusters in Fusarium verticillioides - (Abstract Only)
Butchko, R.A., Brown, D.W., Busman, M., Tudynski, B., Wiemann, P. 2010. Differential Expression of Putative Polyketide Biosynthetic Gene Clusters in Fusarium verticillioides. American Phytopathological Society Annual Meeting.
Identification and analysis of Fusarium verticillioides genes differentially expressed during conidiation - (Abstract Only)
Burnham, M., Brown, D.W., Glenn, A.E. 2010. Identification and analysis of Fusarium verticillioides genes differentially expressed during conidiation. American Phytopathological Society Annual Meeting. Aug 7-11,2010. Charlotte, NC. 100:S18.
Identification of genes and gene clusters involved in mycotoxin synthesis - (Book / Chapter)
Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Proctor, R. 2011. Identification of genes and gene clusters involved in mycotoxin synthesis. In: De Saeger, S., editor. Determining Mycotoxins and Mycotoxigenic Fungi in Food and Feed. Cambridge, UK: Woodhead Publishing. p. 332-348.
FfVel1 and FfLae1, components of a velvet-like complex in Fusarium fujikuroi, affect differentiation, secondary metabolism, and virulence (p) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wiemann, P., Brown, D.W., Kleigrewe, K., Bok, J., Keller, N.P., Humpf, H., Tudzynski, B. 2010. FfVel1 and FfLae1, components of a velvet-like complex in Fusarium fujikuroi, affect differentiation, secondary metabolism, and virulence. Molecular Microbiology. 77(4):972-994.
The KP4 Gene Family - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W. 2010. The KP4 Gene Family. Meeting Abstract.
How does VeA effect secondary metabolism in Fusarium fujikuroi? - (Abstract Only)
Wiemann, P., Brown, D.W., Humpf, H., Tudzynski, B. 2009. How does VeA Effect Secondary Metabolism in Fusarium fujikuroi? [abstract]. 25th Fungal Genetics Conference. Abstract No. 148.
Comparative Genomics Reveals Mobile Pathogenicity Chromosomes in Fusarium - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ma, L., Borkovich, K.A., Coleman, J.J., Daboussi, M., Pietro, A.D., Dufresne, M., Freitag, M., Grabherr, M., Henrissat, B., Kang, S., Park, J., Rep, M., Shim, W., Woloshuk, C., Xie, X., Xu, J., Antoniw, J., Baker, S.E., Bluhm, B.H., Breakspear, A., Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Chapman, S., Coulson, R., Coutinho, P.M., Danchin, E., Diener, A., Gale, L., Gardiner, D., Goff, S., Hammond-Kosack, K.E., Hilburn, K., Hua-Van, A., Jonkers, W., Kazan, K., Kodira, C.D., Koehrsen, M., Kumar, L., Lee, Y., Li, L., Manners, J., Miranda-Saavedra, D., Mukherjee, M., Park, G., Park, J., Park, S., Proctor, R., Regev, A., Ruiz-Roldan, M., Sain, D., Sakthikumar, S., Sykes, S., Schwartz, D.C., Turgeon, G., Wapinski, I., Yoder, O., Young, S., Zeng, Q., Zhou, S., Galagan, J., Cuomo, C.A., Kistler, H.C. 2010. Comparative Genomics Reveals Mobile Pathogenicity Chromosomes in Fusarium. Nature. 464(7287):367-373.
How does VeA Regulates some Secondary Metabolism in Fusarium fujikuroi? - (Abstract Only)
Wiemann, P., Brown, D.W., Humpf, H., Tudzynski, B. 2009. How does VeA Regulates some Secondary Metabolism in Fusarium fujikuroi? [abstract]. Mycotoxin-Workshop, Munster, Germany.
Fusarium verticillioides: Talking to Friends and Enemies - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W., Wicklow, D.T. 2009. Fusarium verticillioides: Talking to Friends and Enemies [abstract]. 25th Fungal Genetics Conference. Abstract No. 31.
Fumonisin-nonproducing mutants exhibit differential expression of putative polyketide biosynthetic gene clusters in Fusarium verticillioides - (Abstract Only)
Butchko, R.A., Brown, D.W., Proctor, R., Busman, M., Woloshuk, C.P., Bluhm, B.H., Kim, H. 2009. Fumonisin-Nonproducing Mutants Exhibit Differential Expression of Putative Polyketide Biosynthetic Gene Clusters in Fusarium Verticillioides [abstract]. Fungal Genetics Conference. p. 151.
VeA regulates some secondary metabolism in Fusarium fujikuroi - (Abstract Only)
Wiemann, P., Brown, D.W., Humpf, H., Tudzynski, B. 2009. VeA Regulates Some Secondary Metabolism in Fusarium fujikuroi [abstract]. Association for General and Applied Microbiology. p. 2.
Cross-Species Hybridization with Fusarium verticillioides Microarrays Reveals New Insights into Fusarium fujikuroi Nitrogen Regulation and the Role of AreA and NMR - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schonig, B., Brown, D.W., Oeser, B., Tudzynski, B. 2008. Cross-Species Hybridization with Fusarium verticillioides Microarrays Reveals New Insights into Fusarium fujikuroi Nitrogen Regulation and the Role of AreA and NMR. Eukaryotic Cell. 7(10):1831-1846.
Altered expression of polyketide biosynthetic gene clusters in fumonisin-deficient mutants of Fusarium verticillioides - (Abstract Only)
Butchko, R.A., Brown, D.W., Proctor, R., Busman, M., Woloshuk, C.P., Bluhm, B.H., Kim, H. 2008. Altered Expression of Polyketide Biosynthetic Gene Clusters in Fumonisin-Deficient Mutants of Fusarium Verticillioides [abstract]. Gordon Research Conference on Cellular and Molecular Fungal Biology. Poster No. 7.
mRNA isoforms in the maize endophyte/pathogen Fusarium verticillioides: And a little story about KP4 - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W. 2008. mRNA Isoforms in the Maize Endophyte/pathogen Fusarium verticillioides: And a Little Story about KP4 [abstract]. University of Munster, International Graduate School, Munster, Germany. p. 3.
Genomic Analysis of Fusarium Verticillioides - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Proctor, R. 2008. Genomic Analysis of Fusarium verticillioides. Journal of Food Additives & Contaminants. 25(9):1158-1165.
Survey of mRNA isoforms in Fusarium verticillioides by ESTs: Alternative splicing is part of the story - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Ma, L. 2008. Survey of mRNA Isoforms in Fusarium Verticillioides by ESTs: Alternative Splicing is Part of the Story [abstract]. European Conference on Fungal Genetics. PR1.59.
Fusarium genomics: Polyketide synthases and mRNA alternative splicing - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Proctor, R. 2007. Fusarium genomics: Polyketide synthases and mRNA alternative splicing [abstract]. Multicrop Aflatoxin/Elimination and Fungal Genetics Workshop. p. 38.
Fusarium verticillioides gene expression profiling by microarray analysis - (Abstract Only)
Butchko, R.A., Brown, D.W., Busman, M., Proctor, R. 2007. Fusarium verticillioides gene expression profiling by microarray analysis [abstract]. Multicrop Aflatoxin and Fumonisin Elimination and Fungal Genomics Workshop-The Peanut Foundation. p. 45.
Functional characterization, sequence comparisons and distribution of a polyketide synthase gene required for perithecial pigmentation in some Fusarium species - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Proctor, R., Butchko, R.A., Brown, D.W., Moretti, A. 2007. Functional characterization, sequence comparisons and distribution of a polyketide synthase gene required for perithecial pigmentation in some Fusarium species. Journal of Food Additives & Contaminants. 24(10):1076-1087.
Characterization of polyketide synthase genes in the genus Fusarium - (Abstract Only)
Proctor, R., Butchko, R.A., Brown, D.W., Busman, M. 2007. Characterization of polyketide synthase genes in the genus Fusarium [abstract]. XV European Mycological Congress. p. 282.
The Fusarium verticillioides FUM gene cluster encodes a Zn(II)2Cys6 protein that affects FUM gene expression and fumonisin production - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Busman, M., Proctor, R. 2007. The Fusarium verticillioides FUM gene cluster encodes a Zn(II)2Cys6 protein that affects FUM gene expression and fumonisin production. Eukaryotic Cell. 6:1210-1218.
The role of MeaB, NMR and AreB as antagonists of AreA in Fusarium fujikuroi - (Abstract Only)
Schonig, B., Schmeinck, A., Brown, D.W., Tudzynski, B. 2007. The role of MeaB, NMR and AreB as antagonists of AreA in Fusarium fujikuroi [abstract]. Fungal Genetics Conference/Asilomar. p. 311.
Dual genome microarray: Fusarium verticillioides and Aspergillus flavus gene expression in co-culture - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W. 2007. Dual genome microarray: Fusarium verticillioides and Aspergillus flavus gene expression in co-culture [abstract]. International Workshop on Penicillium and Aspergillus. Poster 1.
Characterization of a Putative Fusarin Mycotoxin Biosynthetic Gene Cluster in Fusarium - (Abstract Only)
Proctor, R., Butchko, R.A., Brown, D.W. 2007. Characterization of a putative fusarin mycotoxin biosynthetic gene cluster in fusarium [abstract]. Fungal Genetics Conference. p. 105.
Characterization of the fumonisin biosynthetic regulatory gene FUM21 and multiple alternative splice forms - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Busman, M., Proctor, R. 2007. Characterization of the fumonisin biosynthetic regulatory gene FUM21 and multiple alternative splice forms [abstract]. Fungal Genetics Conference. p. 121.
Survey of Genome-Wide Occurrence of Alternative Splice Forms in Fusarium Verticillioides - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Ma, L. 2007. Survey of genome-wide occurrence of alternative splice forms in Fusarium verticillioides [abstract]. Fungal Genetics Conference. p. 124.
Validation of DNA Microarrays Derived from the Fusarium Verticillioides Gene Index - (Abstract Only)
Butchko, R.A., Brown, D.W., Proctor, R. 2007. Validation of DNA microarrays derived from the Fusarium verticillioides gene index [abstract]. Fungal Genetics Conference. p. 82.
Genomic analysis of Fusarium verticillioides - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Busman, M., Kendra, D.F., Proctor, R. 2006. Genomic analysis of Fusarium verticillioides [abstract]. 10th U.S. Japan Cooperative Program in Natural Resources (UJNR) International Symposium on Toxic Microorganisms. Talk #8.
Novel regulation of Fumonisin biosynthesis by Fusarium verticillioides via a Zn(II)2Cys6 transcriptional factor - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Busman, M., Proctor, R. 2006. Novel regulation of Fumonisin biosynthesis by Fusarium verticillioides via a Zn(II)2Cys6 transcriptional factor [abstract]. World Mycotoxin Fourth Conference. Poster 1.
Microarray Analysis of Fusarium verticillioides - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Kendra, D.F., Proctor, R. 2006. Microarray analysis of Fusarium verticillioides [abstract]. Aflatoxin Elimination Workshop. p. 37.
ESTs Provide Unique Insight to Fumonisin Regulatory Gene FUM21 - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Busman, M., Proctor, R. 2006. ESTs provide unique insight to fumonisin regulatory gene fum21 [abstract]. Aflatoxin Elimination Workshop. p. 42.
Identification and characterization of regulators of FUM gene expression - (Abstract Only)
Butchko, R.A., Brown, D.W., Busman, M., Proctor, R. 2006. Identification and characterization of regulators of FUM gene expression [abstract]. Aflatoxin Elimination Workshop. p. 36.
Field release of Gibberella Zeae genetically modified to lack ascospores - (Abstract Only)
Desjardins, A.E., Plattner, R.D., Shaner, G., Brown, D.W., Buechley, G., Proctor, R., Turgeon, B. 2006. Field release of Gibberella Zeae genetically modified to lack ascospores [abstract]. National Fusarium Head Blight Forum. p. 39.
Expressed Sequence Tags (Ests), Fum Cluster Transcription Factor and Microarrays - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Busman, M., Proctor, R. 2006. Expressed sequence tags (ests), fum cluster transcription factor and microarrays [abstract]. The Institute for Genomic Research. Talk #1.
Microarray Evidence for Gene Clusters Involved in Polyketide Biosynthesis in the Fumonisin-Producing Fungus Fusarium Verticillioides - (Proceedings)
Proctor, R., Butchko, R.A., Brown, D.W., Busman, M., Plattner, R.D. 2006. Microarray evidence for gene clusters involved in polyketide biosynthesis in the fumonisin-producing fungus fusarium verticillioides. Mycological International Conference. p. 35.
Fumonisin Biosynthesis by Fusarium Verticillioides Is Regulated by a Unique Zn(ii)2cys6 Transcriptional Factor. - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Busman, M., Proctor, R. 2006. Fumonisin biosynthesis by fusarium verticillioides is regulated by a unique zn(ii)2cys6 transcriptional factor [abstract]. Gordon Research Conference on Cellular and Molecular Fungal Biology.
Characterization of Polyketide Synthase Genes from Fusarium Verticillioides - (Abstract Only)
Proctor, R., Butchko, R.A., Brown, D.W., Busman, M., Plattner, R.D. 2006. Characterization of polyketide synthase genes from fusarium verticillioides [abstract]. American Phytopathological Society Annual Meeting. 96:S95.
Fusarium Genomics As a Tool to Control Mycotoxins - (Abstract Only)
Proctor, R., Butchko, R.A., Brown, D.W., Busman, M., Plattner, R.D. 2006. Fusarium genomics as a tool to control mycotoxins [abstract]. 47th Annual Corn Dry Milling Conference. p. 5.
Biosynthesis of Fusarium Mycotoxins and Genomics of Fusarium Verticillioides. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Proctor, R.H., Desjardins, A.E., Brown, D.W., McCormick, S.P., Butchko, R.A.E., Alexander, N., Busman, M. 2006. Biosynthesis of Fusarium mycotoxins and genomics of Fusarium verticillioides. Mycotoxin Research. 22(2):75-78.
Real-Time Pcr Assay to Quantify Fusarium Graminearum Wild-Type and Recombinant Mutant DNA in Plant Material - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dyer, R.B., Kendra, D.F., Brown, D.W. 2006. Real-time PCR assay to quantify Fusarium graminearum wild-type and recombinant mutant DNA in plant material. Journal of Microbiological Methods. 67(2006):534-542.
Real-Time Pcr Assay to Quantify Fusarium Graminearum Wild-Type and Recombinant Mutant DNA in Plant Material - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dyer, R.B., Kendra, D.F., Brown, D.W. 2006. Real-time PCR assay to quantify Fusarium graminearum wild-type and recombinant mutant DNA in plant material. Journal of Microbiological Methods. 67(2006):534-542.
Fumonisin Mycotoxin Biosynthesis, Genetics and Genomics in Fusarium Verticillioides - (Abstract Only)
Butchko, R.A., Brown, D.W., Proctor, R. 2006. Fumonisin mycotoxin biosynthesis, genetics and genomics in fusarium verticillioides [abstract]. 8th International Mycological Congress. p. 266.
Fusarium Genomic Resources: Tools to Limit Crop Diseases and Mycotoxin Contamination - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Proctor, R. 2006. Fusarium genomic resources: tools to limit crop diseases and mycotoxin contamination. Mycopathologia. 162:191-199.
Mining Expressed Sequence Tags (Ests) Leads to Identification of Putative Fum Cluster Transcription Factor - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Busman, M., Proctor, R. 2005. Mining Expressed sequence tags (ESTs) leads to identification of putative fum cluster transcription factor [abstract]. Proceedings of the 4th Annaul Fungal Genomics, 5th Annual Multicrop Fumonisin, and 17th Annual Aflatoxin Elimination Workshops. p. 38.
Using Genomics Approaches to Characterize Potential Fumonisin Regulatory Genes - (Abstract Only)
Butchko, R.A.E, Proctor, R.H., Brown, D.W., Woloshuk, C.P., Bluhm, B.H., Busman, M. 2005. Using genomics approaches to characterize potential fumonisin regulatory genes [abstract]. Proceedings of the 4th Annual Fungal Genomics, 5th Annual Multi-Crop Fumonisin, and 17th Annual Aflatoxin Elimination Workshops. p. 60.
Polyketide Synthases in Fusarium Verticillioides: Potential Targets to Control Fumonisin Contamination in Corn - (Abstract Only)
Proctor, R., Butchko, R.A., Plattner, R.D., Busman, M., Brown, D.W., Desjardins, A.E. 2005. Polyketide synthases in fusarium verticillioides: potential targets to control fumonisin contamination in corn [abstract]. Proceedings of the 4th Annual Fungal Genomics, 5th Annual Multi-Crop Fumonisin, and 17th Annual Aflatoxin Elimination Workshops. p. 58.
Functional Analysis of the Polyketide Synthase Genes in the Filamentous Fungus Gibberella Zeae (Anamorph Fusarium Graminearum) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gaffoor, I., Brown, D.W., Plattner, R.D., Proctor, R., Qi, W., Trail, F. 2005. Functional analysis of the polyketide synthase genes in the filamentous fungus Gibberella zeae (anamorph Fusarium graminearum). Eukaryotic Cell. 4(11):1926-1933.
Fusarium Graminearum Tri14 Is Required for High Virulence and Don Production on Wheat But Not for Don Synthesis in Vitro - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dyer, R.B., Plattner, R.D., Kendra, D.F., Brown, D.W. 2005. Fusarium graminearum TRI14 is required for high virulence and DON production on wheat but not for DON synthesis in vitro. Journal of Agricultural Food & Chemistry. 53:9281-9287.
Biosynthesis of Fusarium Mycotoxins and Genomics of Fusarium Verticillioides - (Abstract Only)
Proctor, R.H., Desjardins, A.E., Brown, D.W., McCormick, S.P., Butchko, R.A.E., Alexander, N., Busman, M. 2006. Biosynthesis of Fusarium mycotoxins and genomics of Fusarium verticillioides [abstract]. EU-USA Bilateral Workshop on Toxigenic Fungi and Mycotoxins.
Comparative Analysis of 87,000 Expressed Sequence Tags from the Fumonisin-Producing Fungus Fusarium Verticillioides - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brown, D.W., Cheung, F., Proctor, R., Butchko, R.A., Zheng, L., Lee, Y., Utterback, T., Smith, S., Feldblyum, T., Glenn, A.E., Plattner, R.D., Kendra, D.F., Town, C.D., Whitelaw, C.A. 2005. Comparative analysis of 87,000 expressed sequence tags from the fumonisin-producing fungus Fusarium verticillioides. Fungal Genetics and Biology. 42:848-861.
Development of a Real-Time Pcr Assay to Quantify Fusarium Graminearum Fungal Genomic DNA from Field Trials - (Abstract Only) - (23-Mar-05)
Characterization of Fusarium Verticillioides Alternatively Spliced and Other Ests - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W., Proctor, R., Butchko, R.A., Cheung, F., Town, C., Kendra, D.F. 2005. Characterization of Fusarium verticillioides alternatively spliced and other ESTs [abstract]. Proceedings of the 23rd Fungal Genetics Conference. p. 189.
In Silico Subtraction of Fusarium Verticillioides Est Libraries to Identify Potential Transcriptional Regulators of the Fum Gene Cluster - (Abstract Only)
Butchko, R.A., Brown, D.W., Proctor, R. 2005. In silico subtraction of Fusarium verticillioides EST libraries to identify potential transcriptional regulators of the FUM gene cluster [abstract]. Proceedings of the 23rd Fungal Genetics Conference. p. 190.
Functional Analysis of the Polyketide Synthase Genes in Gibberella Zeae - (Abstract Only)
Gaffoor, I., Brown, D.W., Plattner, R.D., Proctor, R., Qi, W., Trail, F. 2005. Functional analysis of the polyketide synthase genes in gibberella zeae. Fungal Genetics Conference/Asilomar.
Isolation and Sequence Analysis of Polyketide Synthase Genes from Three Fusaria Commonly Found in Corn - (Abstract Only) - (20-Mar-05)
Functional Characterization of Differentially Regulated Fusarium Verticillioides Genes - (Abstract Only) - (20-Mar-05)
A Role for Ascospores in Wheat Head Blight Epidemics - (Abstract Only)
Desjardins, A.E., Plattner, R.D., Shaner, G., Brown, D.W., Buechley, G., Proctor, R., Turgeon, B.G. 2005. A role for ascospores in wheat head blight epidemics. Fungal Genetics Conference/Asilomar.
Rna Silencing of Mycotoxin Production in Aspergillus and Fusarium Species - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mcdonald, T., Brown, D.W., Keller, N.P., Hammond, T.M. 2005. RNA silencing of mycotoxin production in aspergillus and fusarium species. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. 18:539-545.
Characterization of Differentially Expressed Fusarium Verticillioides Ests to Identify Genes Associated with Fumonisin Toxin Production - (Abstract Only) - (04-Nov-04)
Utilization of Fusarium Verticillioides Est's to Identify Potential Regulators of the Fum Gene Cluster - (Abstract Only)
Butchko, R.A.E., Brown, D.Q. and Proctor, R.H. 2004. Utilization of Fusarium verticillioides ESTs to identify potential regulators of the FUM gene cluster. Proceedings of the 4th Annual Fungal Genomics 5th Annual Multi-Crop Fumonisin 17th Annual Multi-Crop Aflatoxin Elimination Workshops. p. 5.
Utilizing Est Libraries to Investigate the Regulation of the Fumonisin Gene Cluster in Fusarium Verticillioides - (Abstract Only)
Butchko, R.A., Brown, D.W., Proctor, R. 2004. Utilizing EST libraries to investigate the regulation of the fumonisin gene cluster in fusarium verticillioides [abstract]. 36th Annual Great Lakes Regional American Chemical Society Symposium. p. 60.
Functional Analysis of the Polyketide Synthase Genes in Gibberella Zeae - (Abstract Only) - (20-Oct-04)
Development of a Quantitative Pcr Assay to Determine Fusarium Graminearum Load in Contaminated Wheat Seeds - (Abstract Only) - (20-Oct-04)
Comparative Analysis of 87,000 Expressed Sequence Tags from the Fumonisin-Producing Fungus Fusarium Verticillioides - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W., Cheung, R.H., Proctor, R., Butchko, R.A., Zheng, L., Lee, Y., Utterback, T., Smith, S., Feldblyum, T., Glenn, A.E., Plattner, R.D., Kendra, D.F., Town, C.D., Whitelaw, C.A. 2004. Comparative analysis of 87,000 expressed sequence tags from the fumonisin-producing fungus fusarium verticillioides. Aflatoxin Elimination Workshop.
Rna Interference in Fusarium Graminearum - (Abstract Only)
Mcdonald, T.W., Brown, D.W., Hammond, T.M., Keller, N.P. 2004. Rna interference in fusarium graminearum [abstract]. American Phytopathological Society Abstracts.
Genomics Approach for Solving a Mycotoxin Problem in Maize - (Abstract Only)
Proctor, R., Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Plattner, R.D., Kendra, D.F. 2004. Genomics approach for solving a mycotoxin problem in maize [abstract]. American Phytopathological Society Abstracts.
Patterns of Trichothecene Production, Genetic Variability, and Virulence to Wheat of Fusarium Graminearum from Smallholder Farms in Nepal - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Desjardins, A.E., Jarosz, A.M., Plattner, R.D., Alexander, N.J., Brown, D.W., Jurgenson, J.E. 2004. Patterns of trichothecene production, genetic variability, and virulence to wheat of fusarium graminearum from smallholder farms in Nepal. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 52:6341-6346.
Differentially Spliced Introns in Fungi: Do They Play a Role in Regulation? - (Abstract Only)
Brown, D.W., Proctor, R., Butchko, R.A., Cheung, F., Town, C., Kendra, D.F. 2004. Differentially spliced introns in fungi: do they play a role in regulation? Gordon Research Conference Proceedings.
Development of a Quantitative Pcr Assay to Determine Fusarium Graminearum Load in Contaminated Wheat Seeds - (Abstract Only)
Dyer, R.B., Kendra, D.F., Brown, D.W. 2004. Development of a quantitative pcr assay to determine fusarium graminearum load in contaminated wheat seeds. Nucleic Acids Research.
Discontinuous Distribution of Fumonisin Biosynthetic Genes in the Gibberella Fujikuroi Species Complex - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Proctor, R., Plattner, R.D., Brown, D.W., Seo, J.-A., Lee, Y.-W. 2004. Discontinuous distribution of fumonisin biosynthetic genes in the Gibberella fujikuroi species complex. Mycological Research. 108:815-822.
Deletion and Complementation of the Mating Type (Mat) Locus of the Wheat Head Blight Pathogen Gibberella Zeae - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Desjardins, A.E., Brown, D.W., Yun, S.-H., Proctor, R.H., Lee, T., Plattner, R.D., Lu, S.-W., Turgeon, B.G. 2004. Deletion and complementation of the mating type (MAT) locus of the wheat head blight pathogen Gibberella zeae. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 70(4):2437-2444.
Functional Demarcation of the Fusarium Core Trichothecene Gene Cluster - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brown, D.W., Dyer, R.B., Mc Cormick, S.P., Kendra, D.F., Plattner, R.D. 2004. Functional demarcation of the fusarium core trichothecene gene cluster. Fungal Genetics and Biology. 41:454-462.
Fusarium Verticillioides, Fumonisins and Expressed Sequence Tags: a Genomic Approach Aimed at Solving a Mycotoxin Problem in Maize - (Abstract Only)
Proctor, R., Brown, D.W., Butchko, R.A., Whitelaw, C.A., Zheng, L., Kendra, D.F., Desjardins, A.E., Plattner, R.D. 2003. Fusarium verticillioides, fumonisins and expressed sequence tags: a genomic approach aimed at solving a mycotoxin problem in maize. Meeting Abstract.
Characterization of a Fusarium 2-Gene Cluster Involved in Trichothecene C-8 Modification - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
BROWN, D.W., PROCTOR, R., DYER, R.B., PLATTNER, R.D. CHARACTERIZATION OF A FUSARIUM 2-GENE CLUSTER INVOLVED IN TRICHOTHECENE C-8 MODIFICATION. JOURNAL OF AGRICULTURAL AND FOOD CHEMISTRY. 2003. v. 51. p. 7936-7944.
Towards Elimination of Fumonisin from Maize - a Comparative Analysis of Fusarium Verticillioides Expressed Sequence Tags (Est) - (Abstract Only) - (15-Oct-03)
Discontinuous Distribution of Fumonisin Biosynthetic Genes in the Gibberella Fujikuroi Species Complex - (Abstract Only)
Proctor, R., Brown, D.W., Seo, J., Lee, Y., Plattner, R.D. 2003. Discontinuous distribution of fumonisin biosynthetic genes in the gibberella fujikuroi species complex. Aflatoxin Workshop.
Mapping the Limits of the Tri4/tri6 Bidirectional Promoter in Fusarium Graminearum and Analysis of Its Transcription Factor Binding Sites - (Abstract Only) - (13-Aug-03)
Mapping the Limits of the Tri4/tri6 Bidirectional Promoter in Fusarium Graminearum and Analysis of Its Transcription Factor Binding Sites - (Abstract Only) - (23-Mar-03)
Expressed Sequence Tags (Ests): a Genomic Approach to Limit Fumonisin Production by Fusarium Verticillioides and Commodity Losses - (Abstract Only) - (25-Oct-02)
Fumonisin Mycotoxin Biosynthesis in Fusarium Verticillioides - (Abstract Only)
Proctor, R., Plattner, R.D., Desjardins, A.E., Butchko, R.A., Brown, D.W. 2002. Fumonisin mycotoxin biosynthesis in fusarium verticillioides. Society of Industrial Microbiology Annual Meeting.
Discontinuous Distribution of the Fumonisin Biosynthetic Gene Cluster in Fusarium - (Abstract Only)
Proctor, R., Plattner, R.D., Desjardins, A.E., Butchko, R.A., Brown, D.W. 2002. Discontinuous distribution of the fumonisin biosynthetic gene cluster in fusarium. International Congress of Mycology Proceedings and Abstracts.
Disease Control Via Understanding Molecular Determinants of Sexual Reproduction - (Abstract Only)
Turgeon, G., Brown, D.W., Yun, S., Plattner, R.D., Lee, T., Dyer, R.B., Desjardins, A.E. 2002. Disease control via understanding molecular determinants of sexual reproduction. American Phytopathological Society Annual Meeting.
Co-Expression of Fifteen Contiguous Genes Delineates a Fumonisin Biosynthetic Gene Cluster in Gibberella Moniliformis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Proctor, R., Brown, D.W., Plattner, R.D., Desjardins, A.E. 2003. Co-expression of fifteen contiguous genes delineates a fumonisin biosynthetic gene cluster in gibberella moniliformis. Fungal Genetics and Biology. 38: 237-249. 2003
Demarcating the Ends of the Fusarium Core Trichothecene Gene Cluster - (Abstract Only) - (21-Jun-02)
Genetic Analysis of the Role of Trichothecene and Fumonisin - (Review Article) - (31-May-02)
Inactivation of a Cytochrome P-450 Defines Trichothecene Diversity in Fusarium Species - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (12-Mar-02)
Are Gibberella Zeae Sexual Spores the Critical Inoculum Leading to Fhb Epidemics? - (Abstract Only) - (10-Dec-01)
Using a Gibberella Zeae Mat-Locus Knockout to Test the Importance of Ascospores in a Wheat Fhb Field Epidemic - (Abstract Only) - (05-Nov-01)
Differential Gene Expression on a Genomic Scale: a Tool to Limit Fumonisin Production by Fusarium Verticillioides and Commodity Losses - (Abstract Only) - (26-Oct-01)
Organization and Distribution of Fumonisin Biosynthetic Genes in Fusarium - (Abstract Only) - (26-Oct-01)
Modern Approaches to Harvesting Lichen Products - (Review Article) - (01-Sep-01)
Are Gibberella Zeae Sexual Spores the Critical Inoculum for Wheat Head Blight? - (Abstract Only) - (18-Mar-01)
A Genomic and Biochemical Approach to Trichothecene Diversity in Fusarium Sporotrichioides and Fusarium Graminearum - (Abstract Only) - (18-Mar-01)
A Genetic and Biochemical Approach to Study Trichothecene diversity in Fusarium Sporotrichioides and Fusarium graminearum - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (02-Feb-01)
Are Gibberella Zeae Sexual Spores the Critical Inoculum for Wheat Head Blight? - (Abstract Only) - (12-Dec-00)
Progress in Understanding the Biosynthesis and Regulation of Fumonisins in Fusarium Verticillioides and Potential for Minimization of Fumonisin Levelsin Corn Using Fumonisin Non Producing Strains - (Abstract Only) - (12-Nov-00)
Progress in Understanding the Biosynthesis and Regulation of Fumonisins in Fusarium Verticillioides - (Abstract Only) - (27-Oct-00)
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