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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: Fungal Resources for Biological Control and High-Value Uses

Location: Biological Integrated Pest Management Unit

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Discovering the secondary metabolite potential encoded within Entomopathogenic Fungi - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gibson, D.M., Donzelli, B., Krasnoff, S., Keyhani, N. 2014. Discovering the secondary metabolite potential encoded within Entomopathogenic Fungi. Natural Product Reports. 31:1287-1305.
Metachelins, mannosylated and N-oxidized coprogen-type siderophores from Metarhizium robertsii - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Krasnoff, S., Keresztes, I., Donzelli, B.G., Gibson, D.M. 2014. Metachelins, mannosylated and N-oxidized coprogen-type siderophores from Metarhizium robertsii. Journal of Natural Products. 77(7):1685-1692.
Reductive iron assimilation and intracellular siderophores assist extracellular siderophore-driven iron homeostasis and virulence - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Condon, B.J., Oide, S., Gibson, D.M., Krasnoff, S., Turgeon, B.G. 2014. Reductive iron assimilation and intracellular siderophores assist extracellular siderophore-driven iron homeostasis and virulence. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. 27:793-808.
Exploring the feasibility of Sclerotium rolfsii VrNY as a potential bioherbicide for control of Swallowworts (Vincetoxicum spp.) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gibson, D.M., Vaughan, R.H., Biazzo, J., Milbrath, L.R. 2014. Exploring the feasibility of Sclerotium rolfsii VrNY as a potential bioherbicide for control of Swallowworts (Vincetoxicum spp.). Invasive Plant Science and Management. 7:320-327.
Maldi-Tof Mass Spectrometry Applied to Identifying Species of Insect-Pathogenic Fungi from the Metarhizium Anisopliae Complex - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lopes, R.B., Faria, M., Souza, D.A., Bloch, Jr., C., Humber, R.A. 2014. MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry applied to identifying species of insect-pathogenic fungi from the Metarhizium anisopliae complex. Mycologia. 106(4):865-878.
Characterization and phylogeny of entomopathogenic Isaria spp. (Ascomycota: Hypocreales) using ITS1-5.8X-ITS2 and elongation factor 1-alpha sequences - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Alessandro,, C., Jones,, L., Humber, R.A., Lopez Lastra,, C., Sosa-Gomez,, D. 2013. Characterization and phylogeny of entomopathogenic Isaria spp. (Ascomycota: Hypocreales) using ITS1-5.8X-ITS2 and elongation factor 1-alpha sequences. Journal of Basic Microbiology. DOI: 10.1002/jobm.201300499.
First report of chytrid mycoparasitism of entomophthoralean azygospores - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hajek, A.E., Longcore, J.E., Simmons, D.R., Peters, K., Humber, R.A. 2013. First report of chytrid mycoparasitism of entomophthoralean azygospores. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 114:333-336.
Are secondary metabolites dispensable for virulence? - (Abstract Only)
Gibson, D.M., Donzelli, B.G., Krasnoff, S. 2013. Are secondary metabolites dispensable for virulence?. Society for Invertebrate Pathology Annual Meeting. 9:82.
Sequential utilization of hosts from different fly families by genetically distinct, sympatric populations within the Entomophthora muscae species complex - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(01-Jul-13)
Loss of plastoglobule kinases ABC1K1 and ABC1K3 causes conditional degreening, modified prenyl-lipids, and recruitment of the jasmonic acid pathway - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lundquist, P.K., Poliakov, A., Giacomelli, L., Friso, G., Appel, M., Mcquinn, R., Krasnoff, S., Rowland, E., Ponnala, L., Sun, Q., Van Wijka, K.J. 2013. Loss of plastoglobule kinases ABC1K1 and ABC1K3 causes conditional degreening, modified prenyl-lipids, and recruitment of the jasmonic acid pathway. The Plant Cell. 25:1818-1839.
Metacridamide B methanol-d4 monosolvate - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Englich, U., Krasnoff, S. 2013. Metacridamide B methanol-d4 monosolvate. Acta Crystallographica Secion E. E69:o742 DOI: 10.1107/S1600536813009641.
The fusarin analogue NG-391 impairs nucleic acid formation in K-562 leukemia cells - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bohnert, M., Hans-Martin, D., Gibson, D.M., Krasnoff, S., Hoffmeister, D. 2013. The fusarin analogue NG-391 impairs nucleic acid formation in K-562 leukemia cells. Phytochemistry Letters. 6:189-192.
Phylogenetic lineages in Entomophthoromycota - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gryganskyi, A.P., Humber, R.A., Smith,, M.E., Hodge, K., Huang, B., Voigt, K., Vilgalys, R. 2013. Phylogenetic lineages in Entomophthoromycota. Persoonia: Molecular Phylogeny and Evolution of Fungi. 30:94-105.
Iturin levels on wheat spikes linked to biological control of fusarium head blight by Bacillus amyloliquefaciens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Crane, J.M., Gibson, D.M., Vaughan, R.H., Bergstrom, G.C. 2013. Iturin levels on wheat spikes linked to biological control of fusarium head blight by Bacillus amyloliquefaciens. Phytopathology. 103:146-155.
Morphology and molecular taxonomy of Evlachovaea-like fungi, and the status of this unusual conidial genus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Humber, R.A., Rocha, L., Inglis, P.W., Kipnis, A., Luz, C. 2012. Morphology and molecular taxonomy of Evlachovaea-like fungi, and the status of this unusualconidial genus. Fungal Biology. 117:1-12.
Entomophthoromycota: a new phylum and reclassification for entomophthoroid fungi - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Humber, R.A. 2012. Entomophthoromycota: a new phylum and reclassification for entomophthoroid fungi. Mycotaxon. 120:477-492.
Regiospecific cytochrome P450-catalyzed nitration of L-tryptophan in thaxtomin phytotoxin biosynthesis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Barry, S.M., Kers, J.A., Johnson, E.G., Song, L., Aston, P., Patel, B., Krasnoff, S., Crane, B.R., Gibson, D.M., Loria, R., Challis, G.L. 2012. Regiospecific cytochrome P450-catalyzed nitration of L-tryptophan in thaxtomin phytotoxin biosynthesis. Nature Chemical Biology. 8:814-816.
Molecular phylogeny of Entomophthoromycota - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gryganskyi, A., Humber, R.A., Smith, M., Miadlikovska, J., Wu, S., Voigt, K., Walter, G., Anishchenko, I., Vilgalys, R. 2012. Molecular phylogeny of Entomophthoromycota. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 65:682-694.
Minimizing the chaos following the loss of article 59: suggestions for a necessary discussion - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gams,, W., Humber, R.A., Jaklisch,, W., Kirschner,, R., Stadler,, M. 2012. Minimizing the chaos following the loss of article 59: suggestions for a necessary discussion. Mycotaxon. 119:495-507. DOI: 10.5248/119.495.
Occurrence of pathogenic fungi to Amblyomma cajennense in a rural area of central Brazil and their activities against vectors of Rocky Mountain spotted fever - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
D'Alessandro,, W., Humber, R.A., Luz,, C. 2012. Occurrence of pathogenic fungi to Amblyomma cajennense in a rural area of central Brazil and their activities against vectors of Rocky Mountain spotted fever. Veterinary Parasitology. 188:156-159. DOI: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2012.02.016.
Genetic basis of destruxin production in the entomopathogen Metarhizium robertsii - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Donzelli, B., Krasnoff, S., Sun-Moon, Y., Churchill, A., Gibson, D.M. 2012. Genetic basis of destruxin production in the entomopathogen Metarhizium robertsii. Current Genetics. 58:105-116.
Hydrophobin genes of the entomopathogenic fungus, Metarhizium brunneum, are differentially expressed and corresponding mutants are decreased in virulence - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sevim, A., Donzelli, B., Wu, D., Demirbag, Z., Gibson, D.M., Turgeon, B. 2012. Hydrophobin genes of the entomopathogenic fungus, Metarhizium brunneum, are differentially expressed and corresponding mutants are decreased in virulence. Current Genetics. 58:79-92.
Preservation of entomopathogenic fungal cultures - (Book / Chapter)
Humber, R.A. 2012. Preservation of entomopathogenic fungal cultures. In: Lacey, L.A., editor. Manual of Techniques in Invertebrate Pathology. Chapter 10. London, UK: Academic Press. p. 317-328.
Occurrence of Metarhizium spp in central Brazilian soils - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rocha,, L., Inglis,, P., Humber, R.A., Kipnis,, A., Luz,, C. 2012. Occurrence of Metarhizium spp in central Brazilian soils. Journal of Basic Microbiology. DOI: 10.1002/jobm.201100482.
Metacridamides A and B, bioactive macrocycles from conidia of the entomopathogenic fungus Metarhizium acridum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Krasnoff, S., Englich, U., Miller, P.G., Shuler, M.L., Glahn, R.P., Donzelli, B.G., Gibson, D.M. 2012. Metacridamides A and B, bioactive macrocycles from conidia of the entomopathogenic fungus Metarhizium acridum. Journal of Natural Products. 75:175-180.
Metacridamides A and B from the biocontrol fungus metarhizium acridum - (Abstract Only)
Krasnoff, S., Englich, U., Miller, P., Shuler, M.L., Glahn, R.P., Donzelli, B.G., Gibson, D.M. 2011. Metacridamides A and B from the biocontrol fungus metarhizium acridum. American Society of Pharmacognosy. p. 325.
Plant pathogens as a source of diverse enzymes for lignocellulose digestion - (Review Article)
Gibson, D.M., King, B.C., Hayes, M.L., Bergstrom, G.C. 2011. Plant pathogens as a source of diverse enzymes for lignocellulose digestion. Current Opinion in Microbiology. 14(3):264-270.
An in vivo transcriptome for entomopathogenic fungus Metarhizium robertsii ARSEF 2575 - (Abstract Only)
Donzelli, B., Roe, B., Schneider, D.J., Declerck, G., Churchill, A.L., Gibson, D.M. 2011. An in vivo transcriptome for entomopathogenic fungus Metarhizium robertsii ARSEF 2575. Fungal Genetics Conference Proceedings. p. 118.
Nrps4 Is Responsible for the Biosynthesis of Destruxins in Metarhizium Robertsii Arsef 2575 - (Abstract Only)
Donzelli, B., Krasnoff, S., Churchill, A.L., Gibson, D.M. 2011. NRPS4 is responsible for the biosynthesis of destruxins in Metarhizium robertsii ARSEF 2575. Fungal Genetics Conference Proceedings. p. 263.
Arsenal of plant cell wall degrading enzymes reflects host preference among plant pathogenic fungi - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
King, B.C., Waxman,, K.D., Nenni,, N.V., Walker,, L.P., Bergstrom, G.C., Gibson, D.M. 2011. Arsenal of plant cell wall degrading enzymes reflects host preference among plant pathogenic fungi. Biotechnology for Biofuels. 4:4.
Cover art complementing article: "secondary metabolites from entomopathogenic Hypocrealean fungi" by Istvan Molnar - (Other)
Humber, R.A. 2010. Cover art complementing article: "secondary metabolites from entomopathogenic Hypocrealean fungi" by Istvan Molnar. Natural Product Reports. 27:1241-1275.
Batkoa apiculata (Thaxter) Humber affecting Anopheles (Diptera: Culicidae) in the municipality of Una, Southern Bahia, Brazil - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sanchez, S., Humber, R.A., Freitas, A., Pinheiro, A. 2011. Batkoa apiculata (Thaxter) Humber affecting Anopheles (Diptera: Culicidae) in the municipality of Una, Southern Bahia, Brazil. Entomotropica. 25(2):63-68.
Cordyceps bassiana and production of stromata in vitro showing Beauveria anamorph in Korea - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sung, J., Lee, J., Humber, R.A., Sung, G., Shrestha, B. 2006. Cordyceps bassiana and production of stromata in vitro showing Beauveria anamorph in Korea. Mycobiology. 34(1):1-6. DOI: 10.4489/MYCO.2006.34.1.001.
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