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Rugang Li
Vegetable Research
RESEARCH PLANT PATHOLOGIST

Phone: (843) 402-5310
Fax: (843) 573-4715

2700 SAVANNAH HWY
CHARLESTON, SC, 24914-5334


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Discovery of a new genotype of Squash mosaic virus through deep sequencing of small RNAs and development of a qRT-PCR for broad spectrum detection - (Abstract Only) - (12-May-14)
Development of reverse transcription loop-mediated isothermal amplification assay for rapid detection of an emerging potyvirus: tomato necrotic stunt virus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Li, R., Ling, K. 2014. Development of reverse transcription loop-mediated isothermal amplification assay for rapid detection of an emerging potyvirus: tomato necrotic stunt virus. Journal of Virological Methods. 200:35-40.
First report of cucumber green mottle mosaic virus infecting greenhouse cucumber in Canada - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ling, K., Li, R., Zhang, W. 2014. First report of cucumber green mottle mosaic virus infecting greenhouse cucumber in Canada. Plant Disease. 98(5):701.
First report of potato spindle tuber viroid naturally infecting field tomatoes in the Dominican Republic - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ling, K., Li, R., Groth-Helms, D., Assis-Filho, F.M. 2014. First report of potato spindle tuber viroid naturally infecting field tomatoes in the Dominican Republic. Plant Disease. 98(5):701.
Complete genome sequence of a new tobamovirus naturally infecting tomatoes in Mexico Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Li, R., Gao, S., Fei, Z., Ling, K. 2013. Complete genome sequence of a new tobamovirus naturally infecting tomatoes in Mexico. Genome Announcements. 1(5):e00794-13.
Molecular and biological properties of tomato necrotic stunt virus and development of a sensitive real-time RT-PCR assay - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Li, R., Fei, Z., Ling, K. 2014. Molecular and biological properties of tomato necrotic stunt virus and development of a sensitive real-time RT-PCR assay. Archives of Virology. 159(2):353-358.
Characterization and detection of emerging viroids in North American greenhouse tomatoes - (Abstract Only)
Ling, K., Li, R., Sombat, S. 2013. Characterization and detection of emerging viroids in North American greenhouse tomatoes. International workshop on viroids and satellite RNAs (IWVds). p. 5.
Global virus survey in tomato using small RNA deep sequencing technology - (Abstract Only)
Ling, K., Li, R., Fei, Z. 2013. Global virus survey in tomato using small RNA deep sequencing technology. Acta phytopathologica sinica 43 (suppl.). 281-282.
Pepino mosaic virus genotype shift in North America and rapid genotype identification using loop-mediated isothermal amplification - (Abstract Only)
Ling, K., Li, R., Bledsoe, M. 2013. Pepino mosaic virus genotype shift in North America and rapid genotype identification using loop-mediated isothermal amplification. Acta phytopathologica sinica 43 (suppl.). p. 402.
Molecular characterization and detection of Mexican papita viroid - (Abstract Only)
Li, R., Ling, K. 2013. Molecular characterization and detection of Mexican papita viroid. Phytopathology. 103: S2, 80.
Evaluation of disinfectants to control mechanical transmission of tomato viruses and viroids in greenhouse tomatoes - (Abstract Only)
Li, R., Baysal-Gurel, F., Kurowski, C., Miller, S.A., Ling, K. 2013. Evaluation of disinfectants to control mechanical transmission of tomato viruses and viroids in greenhouse tomatoes. The 4th International Symposium on Tomato Diseases and 28th U.S. Annual Tomato Disease Workshop. p 30.
Understanding the global distribution of tomato viruses and viroids using next-generation sequencing technology - (Abstract Only)
Ling, K., Li, R., Gao, S., Fei, Z. 2013. Understanding the global distribution of tomato viruses and viroids using next-generation sequencing technology. The 4th International Symposium on Tomato Diseases and 28th U.S. Annual Tomato Disease Workshop. p 24.
Developing hygiene protocols against mechanically transmitted pathogens in greenhouse tomato production systems - (Abstract Only)
Baysal-Gurel, F., Li, R., Ling, K., Kurowski, C., Miller, S.A. 2013. Developing hygiene protocols against mechanically transmitted pathogens in greenhouse tomato production systems. The 4th International Symposium on Tomato Diseases and 28th U.S. Annual Tomato Disease Workshop. p 29.
Pepino mosaic virus genotype shift in North America and development of a loop-mediated isothermal amplification for rapid genotype identification Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ling, K., Li, R., Bledsoe, M. 2013. Pepino mosaic virus genotype shift in North America and development of a loop-mediated isothermal amplification for rapid genotype identification. Virology Journal. 10:117.
Molecular and biological characterization of Mexican papita viroid - (Proceedings)
Li, R., Ling, K. 2012. Molecular and biological characterization of Mexican papita viroid. Tomato Disease Workshop. p28.
Identification of Potato spindle tuber viroid naturally infecting greenhouse tomatoes in North Carolina and its potential in seed transmission - (Proceedings)
Ling, K., Li, R., Panthee, D.R., Gardner, R.G. 2012. Identification of Potato spindle tuber viroid naturally infecting greenhouse tomatoes in North Carolina and its potential in seed transmission. Tomato Disease Workshop. p27.
Sensitivity of mechanically transmitted pathogens to different disinfectants - (Proceedings)
Baysal-Gurel, F., Li, R., Ling, K., Henderson, D.R., Kurowski, C., Miller, S.A. 2012. Sensitivity of mechanically transmitted pathogens to different disinfectants. Tomato Disease Workshop. p29.
First report of potato spindle tuber viroid naturally infecting greenhouse tomatoes in North Carolina - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ling, K., Li, R., Panthee, D.R., Gardner, R.G. 2013. First report of potato spindle tuber viroid naturally infecting greenhouse tomatoes in North Carolina. Plant Disease. 97:148.
Characterization and detection of Tomato necrotic stunt virus, a novel potyvirus infecting greenhouse tomatoes in Mexico - (Abstract Only)
Li, R., Fei, Z., Ling, K. 2012. Characterization and detection of Tomato necrotic stunt virus, a novel potyvirus infecting greenhouse tomatoes in Mexico. Phytopathology. 102:S4.70.
Genetic diversity and phylogenetic analysis revealed Pepino Mosaic Virus in North-America has shifted to a more aggressive CH2 genotype - (Abstract Only)
Ling, K., Li, R. 2012. Genetic diversity and phylogenetic analysis revealed Pepino Mosaic Virus in North-America has shifted to a more aggressive CH2 genotype. Phytopathology. 102:S4.71.
Deep sequencing of small RNAs in tomato for virus and viroid identification and strain differentiation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Li, R., Shan, G., Hernamdez, A.G., Wechter, W.P., Fei, Z., Ling, K. 2012. Deep sequencing of small RNAs in tomato for virus and viroid identification and strain differentiation. PLoS One. 7(5):e37127.
Exploiting the small RNA deep sequencing technology for identification of viruses and viroids in plants - (Abstract Only)
Ling, K., Li, R., Wechter, W.P., Hernamdez, A.G., Fei, Z. 2011. Exploiting the small RNA deep sequencing technology for identification of viruses and viroids in plants. Meeting Abstract. p 31.
Using Small RNA Technology to Efficiently Identify Tomato Viruses and Viroids in Mixed-Infected Field Samples Reprint Icon - (Proceedings)
Ling, K., Li, R., Wechter, W.P., Hernamdez, A.G., Fei, Z. 2011. Using Small RNA Technology to Efficiently Identify Tomato Viruses and Viroids in Mixed-Infected Field Samples. 26th Annual Tomato Disease Workshop. p 22.
Last Modified: 8/22/2014