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Renee S Arias De Ares
Peanut Research
RESEARCH PLANT PATHOLOGIST

Phone: (229) 995-7430
Fax: (229) 995-7416
1101 FORRESTER DRIVE SE
DAWSON, GA, 39842

Projects
Developing Strategies to Identify Useful Genes in Peanut and Breeding High Yielding Peanut Varieties and Germplasm
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 424605
DEVELOPMENT AND EVALUATION OF IMPROVED PEANUT CULTIVARS
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
  Accession Number: 422160
Genetic Characterization of Cercospora arachidicola and Cercosporidium personatum
Reimbursable (R)
  Accession Number: 426726
Silencing of Aflatoxin Synthesis Through RNA Interference (RNAi) in Peanut Plants
Reimbursable (R)
  Accession Number: 426100
Peanut Productivity & Mycotoxin Control (PMIL): Silencing of Aflatoxing Synthesis through RNA Interference (RNA) in Peanut Plants
Reimbursable (R)
  Accession Number: 426133
Silencing of Aflatoxin Synthesis Through RNA Interference (RNAi) in Peanut Plants
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 426542
Genetic Characterization of Cercospora arachidicola and Cercosporidium personatum
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 427059

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Evidence for host preference of Macrophomina phaseolina on strawberry - (Abstract Only) - (12-May-14)
Genetic diversity and population structure of Fusicladium effusum on pecan in the U.S.A. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bock, C.H., Wood, B.W., Stevenson, K.L., Arias De Ares, R.S. 2014. Genetic diversity and population structure of Fusicladium effusum on pecan in the U.S.A.. Plant Disease. 98:916-923.
First report of Pantoea ananatis (Syn. Erwinia uredovora) associated with peanut rust in Georgia Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arias De Ares, R.S., Power, I., Culbreath, A.K., Sobolev, V., Lamb, M.C. 2013. First report of Pantoea ananatis (Syn. Erwinia uredovora) associated with peanut rust in Georgia. Plant Health Progress. doi:10.1094/PHP-2013-07XX-01-BR.
Genetic polymorphism of Puccinia arachidis - (Abstract Only)
Power, I.L., Arias De Ares, R.S., Culbreath, A.K. 2013. Genetic polymorphism of Puccinia arachidis. Phytopathology. 103(Suppl. 2):S2.115. APS-MSA Joint Meeting. Austin, Texas. August 10–14, 2013
Potential involvement of Aspergillus flavus Link laccases in peanut invasion at low water potential Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arias, R.S., Sobolev, V., Orner, V.A., Dang, P.M., Lamb, M.C. 2014. Potential involvement of Aspergillus flavus Link laccases in peanut invasion at low water potential. Plant Pathology. 63(2):354-364.
Distribution of bacterial endophytes in peanut seeds obtained from axenic and control plant material under field conditions Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sobolev, V., Orner, V.A., Arias De Ares, R.S. 2013. Distribution of bacterial endophytes in peanut seeds obtained from axenic and control plant material under field conditions. Plant and Soil. 371:367-376.
Molecular markers and strategies to control aflatoxin in peanut - (Other)
Arias De Ares, R.S. 2013. Molecular markers and strategies to control aflatoxin in peanut. Valdosta State University. 03-07-2013. Oral Presentation.
Development and characterization of seashore paspalum SSR markers and identification of markers potentially associated with salt tolerance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Harris-Shultz, K.R., Raymer, P., Scheffler, B.E., Arias De Ares, R.S. 2013. Development and characterization of seashore paspalum SSR markers and identification of markers potentially associated with salt tolerance. Crop Science. 53:2679-2685.
Molecular Diversity of the peanut rust pathogen and its host - (Abstract Only)
Power, I.L., Tillman, B.L., Holbrook Jr, C.C., Ozias-Akins, P., Chu, Y., Arias De Ares, R.S., Culbreath, A.K. 2013. Molecular Diversity of the peanut rust pathogen and its host. Phytopathology 103(Suppl.1): S1.9. APS-Southern Division Meeting. Feb. 08-10,2013. Baton Rouge, LA.
Development and characterization of seashore paspulum SSR markers and identification of markers associated with salt tolerance - (Abstract Only)
Harris-Shultz, K.R., Raymer, P., Duke, M.V., Ballard, L.L., Scheffler, B.E., Arias De Ares, R.S. 2012. Development and characterization of seashore paspulum SSR markers and identification of markers associated with salt tolerance. Visions for a Sustainable Planet. ASA, CSSA, and SSSA 2012 International Annual Meetings. Oct. 21-24, 2012, Cincinnati, OH. Agronomy Abstracts. p. 143.
Microsatellite markers in plant pathogenic fungi - (Abstract Only)
Arias, R.S., Ray, J.D., Mengistu, A., Glynn, N.C., Scheffler, B.E. 2012. Microsatellite markers in plant pathogenic fungi. Meeting Proceedings.
Molecular tools used in agriculture - (Other)
Arias, R.S. 2011. Molecular tools used in agriculture. Albany State University. October 31, 2011. Meeting Proceedings.
Comparison of whole-genome amplifications for microsatellite genotyping of Rotylenchulus reniformis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arias, R.S., Stetina, S.R., Scheffler, B.E. 2011. Comparison of whole-genome amplifications for microsatellite genotyping of Rotylenchulus reniformis. Electronic Journal of Biotechnology. DOI:10.2225/vol14-issue3-fulltext-13.
Isolation and characterisation of the first microsatellite markers for Cyperus rotundus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arias, R.S., Molin, W.T., Ray, J.D., Peel, M., Scheffler, B.E. 2011. Isolation and characterisation of the first microsatellite markers for Cyperus rotundus. Weed Research. 51:451-460.
First microsatellites developed from Spodoptera frugiperda and their potential use for population genetics - (Abstract Only)
Arias De Ares, R.S., Blanco, C.A., Portilla, M., Snodgrass, G.L., Scheffler, B.E. 2011. First microsatellites developed from Spodoptera frugiperda and their potential use for population genetics. Entomology Society America Annual Meeting. 104(3):516-587.
First microsatellites from Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) and their potential use for population genetics - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arias, R.S., Blanco, C.A., Portilla, M., Snodgrass, G.L., Scheffler, B.E. 2011. First microsatellites from Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) and their potential use for population genetics. Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 104(3):576-587.
Genomics of Tropical Fruit Tree Crops Reprint Icon - (Book / Chapter)
Arias De Ares, R.S., Borrone, J.W., Tondo, C.L., Kuhn, D.N., Schnell Ii, R.J. 2012. Genomics of Tropical Fruit Tree Crops. Book Chapter. In: Schnell, R.J., Priyadarshan, P.M., editors. Genomics of Tree Crops. Heidelberg, Germany: Springer. p. 209-239.
Batch Isolation of Microsatellites for Tropical Plant Species Pyrosequencing - (Abstract Only)
Arias De Ares, R.S., Irish, B.M., Ballard, L.L., Duke, M.V., Liu, X.F., Simpson, S.A., Scheffler, B.E. 2010. Batch Isolation of Microsatellites for Tropical Plant Species Pyrosequencing. Plant and Animal Genome. Abstract P089.
Discriminating microsatellites from Macrophomina phaseolina and their potential association to biological functions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arias, R.S., Ray, J.D., Mengistu, A., Scheffler, B.E. 2011. Discriminating microsatellites from Macrophomina phaseolina and their potential association to biological functions. Plant Pathology. 60(4):709-718 DOI:10.1111/j.1365-3059.2010.02421.x.
Upic + Go: Zeroing in on Informative Markers - (Other)
Ford, D., Arias, R.S., Ballard, L.L., Scheffler, B.E., Duke, M.V., Simpson, S.A., Newsome, A. 2010. UPIC + GO: Zeroing in on informative markers. Eighth Annual Rocky Mountain Bioinformatics Conference, International Society of Computational Biology (ISCB), December 09-11, 2010, Aspen, CO. Meeting Proceedings.
Development of simple sequence repeat markers for Chionanthus retusus (Oleaceae) and effective discrimination of closely related taxa - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arias, R.S., Techen, N., Rinehart, T.A., Olsen, R.T., Kirkbride, J.H., Scheffler, B.E. 2010. Development of simple sequence repeat markers for Chionanthus retusus (Oleaceae) and effective discrimination of closely related taxa. HortScience. 46(1):23-29.
Susceptibility of Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: noctuidae) isofamilies to Cry1Ac and Cry1F proteins of Bacillus thuringiensis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Blanco, C., Portilla, M., Jurat-Fuentes, J., Sanchez, J.F., Viteri, D., Vega-Aquin, P., Teran-Vargas, A.P., Azuara-Dominguez, A., Lopez, J., Arias De Ares, R.S., Zhu, Y., Barrera, D., Jackson, R.E. 2010. Susceptibility of Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: noctuidae) isofamilies to Cry1Ac and Cry1F proteins of Bacillus thuringiensis. Southwestern Entomologist. 35(3):409-415.
Gibberellin-associated cisgenes modify growth, stature and wood properties in Populus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Han, K.M., Dharmawardhana, P., Arias, R.S., Ma, C., Busov, V., Strauss, S.H. 2011. Gibberellin-associated cisgenes modify growth, stature and wood properties in Populus. Plant Biotechnology Journal. 9(2):162-178.
Optimized construction of microsatellite-enriched libraries - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Techen, N., Arias De Ares, R.S., Pan, Z., Khan, I., Scheffler, B.E. 2010. Optimized construction of microsatellite-enriched libraries. Molecular Ecology. 10:508-515.
Microsatellites Reveal Genetic Diversity in Reniform Nematode Populations - (Abstract Only)
Arias De Ares, R.S., Stetina, S.R., Tonos, J.L., Scheffler, J.A., Scheffler, B.E. 2010. Microsatellites Reveal Genetic Diversity in Reniform Nematode Populations. National Cotton Council Beltwide Cotton Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, January 4-7, 2010
Optimized Construction of SSR-enriched Libraries - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Techen, N., Arias De Ares, R.S., Glynn, N.C., Pan, Z., Khan, I.A., Scheffler, B.E. 2010. Optimized Construction of SSR-enriched Libraries. Molecular Ecology Resources. 10(3)508-515
Fingerprinting the bad guys, SSR DNA-profiling of Nutsedge - (Abstract Only) - (25-Sep-09)
Development of SSR markers for Chionanthus retusus (Oleaceae) and effective discrimination of closely related taxa - (Other)
Arias, R.S., Techen, N., Rinehart, T.A., Olsen, R.T., Kirkbride, J.H., Scheffler, B.E. 2009. Development of SSR markers for Chionanthus retusus (Oleaceae) and effective discrimination of closely related taxa. American Society of Horticulture Science Meeting, July 24-28, 2008, St. Louis, MO. meeting Prodeedings. 44(4):1007.
Upic: Perl Scripts to Determine the Number of Ssr Markers to Run - (Other)
Arias, R.S., Ballard, L.L., Scheffler, B.E. 2009. UPIC: Perl scripts to determine the number of SSR markers to run. Molecular markers in Horticulture Symposium, July 29-31, 2009, Corvallis, Oregon State University. Meeting Proceedings.
Microsatellites Reveal Genetic Diversity in Rotylenchulus reniformis Populations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arias, R.S., Stetina, S.R., Tonos, J.L., Scheffler, J.A., Scheffler, B.E. 2009. Microsatellites Reveal Genetic Diversity in Rotylenchulus reniformis Populations. Journal of Nematology. 41(2): 146-156.
Upic: Perl Scripts to Determine the Number of Ssr Markers to Run Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arias, R.S., Ballard, L.L., Scheffler, B.E. 2009. UPIC: How Many SSR Markers to Run. Bioinformation 3(8):352-360, http://www.bioinformation.net/003/007800032009.htm
WUS and STM-based reporter genes for studying meristem development in poplar - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bao, Y., Dharmawardhana, P., Arias, R.S., Allen, M., Ma, C., Strauss, S. 2009. WUS and STM-based reporter genes for studying meristem development in poplar. Plant Cell Reports 28:947-962.
Characterization of a higher plant herbicide-resistant phytoene desaturase and its use as a selectable marker - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Arias De Ares, R.S., Dayan, F.E., Albrecht, M., Howell, J., Scheffler, B.E. 2006. Characterization of a higher plant herbicide-resistant phytoene desaturase and its use as a selectable marker. Plant Biotechnology Journal. 4:263-273.
Molecular Evolution of Herbicide Resistance to Phytoene Desaturase Inhibitors in Hydrilla Verticillata and Its Potential Use to Generate Hebicide-Resistant Crops - (Review Article)
Arias, R.S., Netherland, M.D., Scheffler, B.E., Puri, A., Dayan, F.E. 2005. Molecular evolution of herbicide resistance to phytoene desaturase inhibitors in hydrilla verticillata and its potential use to generate hebicide-resistant crops. Pest Management Science. 61:258-268.
Somatic Mutation-Mediated Evolution of Herbicide Resistance in the Nonindigenous Invasive Plant Hydrilla (Hydrilla Verticillata) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Michel, A., Arias De Ares, R.S., Scheffler, B.E., Duke, S.O., Netherland, M., Dayan, F.E. 2004. Somatic mutation-mediated evolution of herbicide resistance in the nonindigenous invasive plant hydrilla (Hydrilla verticillata). Molecular Ecology. 13:3229-3237.
Bioengineering resistance to phytoene desaturase inhibitors in Arabidopsis thaliana - (Abstract Only)
Arias, R.S., Netherland, M.D., Michel, A., Duke, S.O., Scheffler, B.E., Dayan, F.E. 2004. Bioengineering resistance to phytoene desaturase inhibitors in Arabidopsis thaliana. Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) Meeting, February 11, 2004, Kansas City, MO. Meeting Proceedings.
Last Modified: 8/19/2014