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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: ENHANCED INSECT RESISTANCE AND CROP MANAGEMENT FOR REDUCTION OF MYCOTOXINS IN MIDWEST CORN Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Coconut leaf bioactivity toward generalist maize insect pests - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dowd, P.F., Johnson, E.T., Vermillion, K., Berhow, M.A. 2011. Coconut leaf bioactivity toward generalist maize insect pests. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 141:208-215.
Comparative transcription profiling analyses of maize reveals candidate defensive genes for seedling resistance against corn earworm - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Johnson, E.T., Dowd, P.F., Liu, Z., Musser, R.O. 2011. Comparative transcription profiling analyses of maize reveals candidate defensive genes for seedling resistance against corn earworm. Molecular Genetics and Genomics. 285(6):517-525.
Differential activity of multiple saponins against omnivorous insects with varying feeding preferences - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dowd, P.F., Berhow, M.A., Johnson, E.T. 2011. Differential activity of multiple saponins against omnivorous insects with varying feeding preferences. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 37(5):443-449.
Identification and Properties of Insect Resistance-Associated Maize Anionic Peroxidases     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dowd, P.F., Johnson, E.T., Pinkerton, T.S. 2010. Identification and properties of insect resistance-associated maize anionic peroxidases. Phytochemistry. 71(11-12):1289-1297. DOI: 10.1016/j.phytochem.2010.05.001
Can Maize Anthocyanins Function as Resistance Molecules to Corn Earworm? - (Abstract Only)
Johnson, E.T., Berhow, M.A., Dowd, P.F. 2010. Can maize anthocyanins function as resistance molecules to corn earworm? [abstract]. International Plant Resistance to Insects Workshop. p. 33.
Mycotoxin Management Studies by USDA-ARS, NCAUR in 2009 - (Abstract Only)
Dowd, P.F. 2010. Mycotoxin management studies by USDA-ARS, NCAUR in 2009 [abstract]. Abstract 1.
Constitutive Expression of the Maize Genes B1 and C1 in Transgenic Hi II Maize Results in Differential Tissue Pigmentation and Generates Resistance to Helicoverpa zea - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Johnson, E.T., Berhow, M.A., Dowd, P.F. 2010. Constitutive Expression of the Maize Genes B1 and C1 in Transgenic Hi II Maize Results in Differential Tissue Pigmentation and Generates Resistance to Helicoverpa zea. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 58(4):2403-2409.
Field Incidence of Mycotoxins in Commercial Popcorn and Potential Environmental Influences - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dowd, P.F., Johnson, E.T. 2009. Field incidence of mycotoxins in commercial popcorn and petential environmental influences. Mycotoxin Research. 26(1):15-22.
Differential Resistance of Switchgrass Cultivars to Fall Armyworms (Spodoptera frugiperda) - (Abstract Only)
Dowd, P.F., Johnson, E.T., Sarath, G., Vogel, K.P., Musser, R.O. 2009. Differential Resistance of Switchgrass Cultivars to Fall Armyworms (Spodoptera frugiperda). National Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting. Meeting abstract.
Bioenergy Promise Versus a Bug: How Different Cultivars of Switchgrass Fare Against the Fall Armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda) - (Abstract Only)
Dowd, P.F., Johnson, E.T. 2009. Bioenergy Promise Versus a Bug: How Different Cultivars of Switchgrass Fare Against the Fall Armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda) [abstract]. American Society of Plant Biologists. Abstract No. 21.
Mycotoxin Management Studies by USDA-"Ag Lab" in 2008 - (Abstract Only)
Dowd, P.F. 2009. Mycotoxin Management Studies by USDA-"Ag Lab" in 2008 [Abstract]. Central Illinois Irrigated Growers Association, Irrigation Clinic, Havana, IL.
Potential anthranilate modifying enzymes of maize mutant bf-1 - (Abstract Only)
Pinkerton, T.S., Dowd, P.F. 2008. Potential anthranilate modifying enzymes of maize mutant bf-1. American Society of Plant Biologists. p. 106.
Genetically Modified Plants Containing Plant-Derived Genes for Broad Spectrum Insect Control to Reduce Mycotoxins: Bioactive Proteins - (Book / Chapter)
Dowd, P.F., Johnson, E.T., Pinkerton, T.S., Hughes, S.R. 2008. Genetically modified plants containing plant-derived genes for broad spectrum insect control to reduce mycotoxins. In: Wolf, T.V. and Koch, T.J.P., editors. Bioactive Proteins. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers. p. 127-150.
Altering Plant Secondary Metabolism to Achieve Broad Spectrum Insect Control and Reduce Mycotoxins - (Book / Chapter)
Johnson, E.T., Dowd, P.F., Pinkerton, T.S. 2008. Altering plant secondary metabolism to achieve broad spectrum insect control and reduce mycotoxins. In: Wolf, T. and Koch, J., editors. Genetically Modified Plants: New Research Trends. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers. p. 151-172.
Colored and White Sectors from Star-Patterned Petunia Flowers Display Differential Resistance to Corn Earworm and Cabbage Looper Larvae - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Johnson, E.T., Berhow, M.A., Dowd, P.F. 2008. Colored and white sectors from star-patterned Petunia flowers display differential resistance to corn earworm and cabbage looper larvae. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 34:757-765. DOI: 10.1007/s10886-008-9444-0
Mycotoxin management studies by USDA crop bioprotection in 2007 - (Abstract Only)
Dowd, P.F. 2007. Mycotoxin management studies by USDA crop bioprotection in 2007 [abstract]. Central Illinois Irrigation Growers Association. Abstract No. 6.
Colored and white sectors of petunia flowers display differential resistance to insect herbivores - (Abstract Only)
Johnson, E.T., Berhow, M.A., Dowd, P.F. 2008. Colored and white sectors of petunia flowers display differential resistance to insect herbivores [abstract]. American Society of Plant Biologists. p. 14.
Allelar sequences, substrates, and insect resistance conferred by a maize anionic peroxidase - (Abstract Only)
Dowd, P.F., Johnson, E.T., Pinkerton, T.S. 2008. Allelar sequences, substrates, and insect resistance conferred by a maize anionic peroxidase [abstract]. National Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting. Abstract No. D0672.
Measurement of tomato plant gene expression on a genomic scale for tomato plants that over express peroxidase - (Abstract Only)
Suzuki, H., Musser, R.O., Dowd, P.F., Johnson, E.T., Pinkerton, T.S. 2007. Measurement of tomato plant gene expression on a genomic scale for tomato plants that over express peroxidase [abstract]. Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting. Abstract No. D286.
Selectable markers with potential activity against insects, plus other insect-oriented strategies for mycotoxin reduction in Midwest corn - (Abstract Only)
Dowd, P.F., Johnson, E.T., Pinkerton, T.S. 2007. Selectable markers with potential activity against insects, plus other insect-oriented strategies for mycotoxin reduction in Midwest corn [abstract]. Multicrop Aflatoxin and Fumonisin Elimination and Fungal Genomics Workshop-The Peanut Foundation. p.117
Expression of an anthranilate synthase from maize mutant bf-1 in maize line HiII - (Abstract Only)
Pinkerton, T.S., Dowd, P.F. 2007. Expression of an anthranilate synthase from maize mutant bf-1 in maize line HiII. American Society of Plant Biologists Annual Meeting. Abstract No. 1439
Excision of the piggyBac transposable element in maize cells is a precise event - (Abstract Only)
Johnson, E.T., Dowd, P.F. 2007. Excision of the piggyBac transposable element in maize cells is a precise event [abstract]. American Society of Plant Biologists Annual Meeting. Paper No. P36032
Transgenic phenolic production in corn silks moderately enhances insect resistance - (Abstract Only)
Johnson, E.T., Berhow, M.A., Dowd, P.F. 2006. Transgenic phenolic production in corn silks moderately enhances insect resistance [abstract]. American Chemical Society Abstracts. Paper No. AGFD 155.
Oral toxicity of beta-N-acetyl hexosaminidase to insects - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dowd, P.F., Johnson, E.T., Pinkerton, T.S. 2007. Oral toxicity of beta-N-acetyl hexosaminidase to insects. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 55(9):3421-3428.
Expression of a maize Myb transcription factor driven by a putative silk-specific promoter significantly enhances resistance to Helicoverpa zea in transgenic maize - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Johnson, E.T., Berhow, M.A., Dowd, P.F. 2007. Expression of a maize Myb transcription factor driven by a putative silk-specific promoter significantly enhances resistance to Helicoverpa zea in transgenic maize. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 55(8):2998-3003.
Mycotoxin management studies by USDA Crop Bioprotection in 2006 - (Abstract Only)
Dowd, P.F. 2007. Mycotoxin management studies by USDA Crop Bioprotection in 2006 [abstract]. Abstract No. 6.
Evidence for hexosaminidase as an insect resistance factor of plants - (Abstract Only)
Dowd, P.F., Johnson, E.T., Pinkerton, T.S. 2006. Evidence for hexosaminidase as an insect resistance factor of plants [abstract]. National Entomological Society of America Annual Meeting. Paper No. 1063.
Examination of genes newly introduced into plants for control of corn insects associated with mycotoxin problems - (Abstract Only)
Dowd, P.F., Johnson, E.T., Pinkerton, T.S., Behle, R.W., Berhow, M.A. 2006. Examination of genes newly introduced into plants for control of corn insects associated with mycotoxin problems [abstract]. 2006 Annual Multicrop Aflatoxin/Fumonisin Elimination and Fungal Genomics Workshop. p. 89.
Examination of the Effects of the Anti-Apoptotic Protein P35 on Caterpillars When Expressed in Corn - (Abstract Only)
Pinkerton, T.S., Dowd, P.F., Behle, R.W. 2006. Examination of the effects of the anti-apoptotic protein p35 on caterpillars when expressed in corn [abstract]. American Society for Plant Biologists. Paper No. P46027.
P1-Mediated Transgenic Secondary Metabolite Production in Corn Silks Moderately Enhances Insect Resistance - (Abstract Only)
Johnson, E.T., Dowd, P.F., Berhow, M.A. 2006. P1-mediated transgenic secondary metabolite production in corn silks moderately enhances insect resistance [abstract]. Phytochemical Society of North America Meeting and Newsletter. p. 16.
Activity of plant phenolics functioning as sources of insect resistance in plants - (Abstract Only)
Dowd, P.F., Musser, R.O., Johnson, E.T. 2007. Activity of plant phenolics functioning as sources of insect resistance in plants [abstract]. American Chemical Society Abstracts. Abstract No. AGFD152.
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