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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Cereal Rust Fungi: Genetics, Population Biology, and Host-Pathogen Interactions

Location: Cereal Disease Laboratory

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

Wheat rusts in the United States in 2015 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(25-Jul-16)
Development and Verification of Wheat Germplasm Containing Both Sr2 and Fhb1 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhang, X., Rouse, M.N., Nava, I., Jin, Y., Anderson, J. 2016. Development and Verification of Wheat Germplasm Containing Both Sr2 and Fhb1. Molecular Breeding. 36(85):1-14. doi: 10.1007/s11032-016-0502-y.
Integrated BSR-seq and Exome-seq pipeline to discover causative deletions in B73 maize kernel mutants - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(24-May-16)
Major gene for field stem rust resistance co-locates with resistance gene Sr12 in "Thatcher" wheat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hiebert, C., Kolmer, J.A., Mccartney, C., Briggs, J., Fetch, T., Bariana, H., Choulet, F., Rouse, M.N., Spielmeyer, W. 2016. Major gene for field stem rust resistance co-locates with resistance gene Sr12 in "Thatcher" wheat. PLoS One. 11(6):1-16. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0157029.
Stem rust resistance in 'Jagger' winter wheat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Turner, K., Jin, Y., Rouse, M.N., Anderson, J. 2016. Stem rust resistance in 'Jagger' winter wheat. Crop Science. 56:1-7. doi: 10.2135/cropsci2015.11.0683.
A new 2DS·2RL Robertsonian translocation transfers Sr59 resistance to stem rust into wheat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rahmatov, M., Rouse, M.N., Nirmala, J.H., Danilova, T., Friebe, B., Steffenson, B., Johansson, E. 2016. A new 2DS·2RL Robertsonian translocation transfers Sr59 resistance to stem rust into wheat. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 129(7):1383-1392. doi: 10.1007/s00122-016-2710-6.
The role of mitochondria in plant development and stress tolerance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liberatore, K.L., Dukowic-Schulze, S., Miller, M., Chen, C., Kianian, S. 2016. The role of mitochondria in plant development and stress tolerance. Free Radical Biology and Medicine. doi:10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2016.03.033.
Kenyan isolates of Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici from 2008 to 2014: Virulence to SrTmp in the Ug99 race group and implications for breeding programs - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Newcomb, M., Olivera, P., Rouse, M.N., Szabo, L.J., Johnson, J.L., Gale, S.W., Luster, D.G., Wanyera, R., Macharia, G., Bhavani, S., Hodson, D., Patpour, M., Hovmoller, M., Fetch, T., Jin, Y. 2016. Kenyan isolates of Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici from 2008 to 2014: Virulence to SrTmp in the Ug99 race group and implications for breeding programs. Phytopathology. 106(7):729-36. doi: 10.1094/PHYTO-12-15-0337-R.
Rapid cloning of disease-resistance genes in plants using mutagenesis and sequence capture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Steuernagel, B., Periyannan, S., Hernandez-Pinzon, I., Witek, K., Rouse, M.N., Yu, G., Hatta, A., Ayliffe, M., Bariana, H., Jones, J., Lagudah, E., Wulff, B. 2016. Rapid cloning of disease-resistance genes in plants using mutagenesis and sequence capture. Nature Biotechnology. Available: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27111722. doi:10.1038/nbt.3543.
A new rust disease on wild coffee (Psychotria nervosa) caused by Puccinia mysuruensis sp. nov - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mahadevakumar, M., Szabo, L.J., Eilam, T., Anikster, Y., Janardhana, G.R. 2016. A new rust disease on wild coffee (Psychotria nervosa) caused by Puccinia mysuruensis sp. nov. Plant Disease. 100:1371-1378.
Novel nuclear-cytoplasmic interaction in wheat (Triticum aestivum) induces vigorous plants - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Soltani, A., Kumar, A., Mergoum, M., Pirseyedi, S., Hegstad, J.B., Mazaheri, M., Kianian, S. 2016. Novel nuclear-cytoplasmic interaction in wheat (Triticum aestivum) induces vigorous plants. The Plant Genome. 16(2):171-182. doi: 10.1007/s10142-016-0475-2.
Changing the game: using integrative genomics to probe virulence mechanisms of the stem rust pathogen Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici - (Review Article)
Figueroa, M., Upadhyaya, N.M., Sperschneider, J., Park, R., Szabo, L.J., Steffenson, B.J., Ellis, J., Dodds, P. 2016. Changing the game: using integrative genomics to probe virulence mechanisms of the stem rust pathogen Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici. Frontiers in Plant Science. 7(205):1-10.
Dissection of genetic factors underlying wheat kernel shape and size in an elite x nonadapted cross using a high density SNP linkage map - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kumar, A., Mantovani, E.A., Seetan, R., Soltani, A., Echeverry-Solarte, M., Jain, S., Simsek, S., Doehlert, D., Alamari, M.S., Elias, E., Kianian, S., Mergoum, M. 2016. Dissection of genetic factors underlying wheat kernel shape and size in an elite x nonadapted cross using a high density SNP linkage map. The Plant Genome. 9(1):2-22. doi: 10.3835/plantgenome2015.09.0081.
Sources of stem rust resistance in wheat-alien introgression lines - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rahmatov, M., Rouse, M.N., Andersson, S., Steffenson, B., Wanyera, R., Pretorius, Z., Houben, A., Nazari, K., Bhavani, S., Johansson, E. 2016. Sources of stem rust resistance in wheat-alien introgression lines. Plant Disease. 100(6):1101-1109. doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-12-15-1448-RE.
Physiologic specialization of Puccinia triticina on wheat in the United States in 2014 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hughes, M.E., Kolmer, J.A. 2016. Physiologic specialization of Puccinia triticina on wheat in the United States in 2014. Plant Disease. 100:1768-1773.
Genetically divergent types of the wheat leaf fungus Puccinia triticina in Ethiopia, a center of tetraploid wheat diversity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kolmer, J.A., Acevedo, M.A. 2016. Genetically divergent types of the wheat leaf fungus Puccinia triticina in Ethiopia, a center of tetraploid wheat diversity. Phytopathology. 106(4):380-385. doi: 10.1094/PHYTO-10-15-0247-R.
Stem rust resistance in 1BL.1RS and 2RL.2BS double wheat-rye translocation lines - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rahmatov, M., Garkava, G., Wanyera, R., Steffenson, B., Rouse, M.N., Johansson, E. 2015. Stem rust resistance in 1BL.1RS and 2RL.2BS double wheat-rye translocation lines. Czech Journal of Genetics and Plant Breeding. 51(4):148–154. doi: 10.17221/80/2015-CJGPB.
The wheat Sr50 gene reveals rich diversity at a cereal disease resistance locus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mago, R., Zhang, P., Vautrin, S., Simkova, H., Bansal, U., Luo, M., Rouse, M.N., Karaoglu, H., Periyannan, S., Kolmer, J.A., Jin, Y., Ayliffe, M., Bariana, H., Park, R., Mcintosh, R., Dolezel, J., Berges, H., Spielmeyer, W., Lagudah, E., Ellis, J., Dodds, P. 2015. The wheat Sr50 gene reveals rich diversity at a cereal disease resistance locus. Nature Plants. 15186:1-16. doi:10.1038/nplants.2015.186.
First Report of the Ug99 race group of wheat stem rust, Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici, in Egypt - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Patpour, M., Hovmoller, M., Newcomb, M., Olivera, P., Jin, Y., Luster, D.G., Hodson, D., Nazari, K., Shahin, A., Azab, M. 2016. First Report of the Ug99 race group of wheat stem rust, Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici, in Egypt. Plant Disease. 100(4):863.
Association mapping of North American spring wheat breeding germplasm reveals loci conferring resistance to Ug99 and other African stem rust races - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bajgain, P., Rouse, M.N., Bulli, P., Bhavani, S., Gordon, T.C., Wanyera, R., Njau, P., Legesse, W., Anderson, J., Pumphrey, M. 2015. Association mapping of North American spring wheat breeding germplasm reveals loci conferring resistance to Ug99 and other African stem rust races. Biomed Central (BMC) Plant Biology. 15(249):1-19. doi: 10.1186/s12870-015-0628-9.
Emergence of virulence to SrTmp in the Ug99 race group of wheat stem rust, Puccinia graminis f.sp. tritici in Africa - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(27-Aug-15)
Mapping QTL conferring adult plant resistance to Ug99 in the University of Minnesota biparental population RB07/MN06113-8 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bajgain, P., Rouse, M.N., Bhavani, S., Andersonj, J. 2015. Mapping QTL conferring adult plant resistance to Ug99 in the University of Minnesota biparental population RB07/MN06113-8. Molecular Breeding. 35:170.
Wheat rusts in the United States in 2014 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kolmer, J.A., Jin, Y., Hughes, M.E. 2015. Wheat rusts in the United States in 2014. Wheat Newsletter. 61:84-92.
The Lr46 gene conditions partial adult-plant resistance to yellow rust, stem rust, and powdery mildew in Thatcher wheat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kolmer, J.A., Lagudah, E.S., Lillemo, M., Lin, M., Bai, G. 2015. The Lr46 gene conditions partial adult-plant resistance to yellow rust, stem rust, and powdery mildew in Thatcher wheat. Crop Science. 55:2557-2565. doi: 10.2135/cropsci2015.02.0082.
Leaf rust resistance in wheat line RL6062 is an allele at the Lr3 locus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kolmer, J.A. 2015. Leaf rust resistance in wheat line RL6062 is an allele at the Lr3 locus. Crop Science. 55(5):2186-2190.
Mapping of a stem rust resistance locus effective against Ug99 on wheat chromosome 7AL using a RAD-Seq approach - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pujol, V., Forrest, K., Zhang, P., Rouse, M.N., Hayden, M.J., Jones, D., Tabe, L., Lagudah, E. 2015. Mapping of a stem rust resistance locus effective against Ug99 on wheat chromosome 7AL using a RAD-Seq approach. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 128:1397-1405.
Mapping of SrTm4, a recessive stem rust resistance gene from diploid wheat effective to Ug99 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Briggs, J., Chen, S., Zhang, W., Nelson, S., Dubcovsky, J., Rouse, M.N. 2015. Mapping of SrTm4, a recessive stem rust resistance gene from diploid wheat effective to Ug99. Phytopathology. 105:1347-1354.
Radiation hybrid map of barley chromosome 3H     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mazaheri, M., Kianian, P., Kumar, A., Mergoum, M., Seetan, R., Soltani, A., Lund, L., Pirseyedi, S., Denton, A., Kianian, S. 2015. Radiation hybrid map of barley chromosome 3H. The Plant Genome. 8(2):1-11.
Physiologic specialization of Puccinia triticina on wheat in the United States in 2013 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kolmer, J.A., Hughes, M.E. 2015. Physiologic specialization of Puccinia triticina on wheat in the United States in 2013. Plant Disease. 99:1261-1267.
Emergence and spread of new races of wheat stem rust fungus: Continued threat to food security and prospects of genetic control - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Singh, R., Hodson, D., Jin, Y., Lagudah, E., Ayliffe, M.A., Bhavani, S., Rouse, M.N., Szabo, L.J., Pretorius, Z.A., Huerta-Espino, J., Basnet, B.R., Lan, C., Hovmøller, M.S. 2015. Emergence and spread of new races of wheat stem rust fungus: Continued threat to food security and prospects of genetic control. Phytopathology. 105(7):872-884.
Phenotypic and genotypic characterization of race TKTTF of Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici that caused a wheat stem rust epidemic in southern Ethiopia in 2013-2014 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Olivera, P., Newcomb, M., Szabo, L.J., Rouse, M.N., Johnson, J.L., Hodson, D., Luster, D.G., Cox, J., Burgin, L., Gilligan, C., Patpour, M., Hovmoller, M., Woldeab, G., Hailu, E., Hundie, B., Tadesse, K., Pumphrey, M., Singh, R., Jin, Y. 2015. Phenotypic and genotypic characterization of race TKTTF of Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici that caused a wheat stem rust epidemic in southern Ethiopia in 2013-2014. Phytopathology. 105(7):917-928.
Resistance to the Ug99 race group of Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici in wheat-intra/intergeneric hybrid derivatives - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kielsmeier-Cook, J., Danilova, T.V., Friebe, B., Rouse, M.N. 2015. Resistance to the Ug99 race group of Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici in wheat-intra/intergeneric hybrid derivatives. Plant Disease. 99:1317-1325.
Genome-wide mapping of spike-related and agronomic traits in a common wheat population derived from a supernumerary parent and an elite parent     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Echeverry-Solarte, M., Kumar, A., Kianian, S., Mantovani, E., McClean, P., Deckard, E., Elias, E., Simsek, S., Alamari, M., Schatz, B., Mergoum, M. 2015. Genome-wide mapping of spike-related and agronomic traits in a common wheat population derived from a supernumerary parent and an elite parent. The Plant Genome. 8(2):1-20.
New QTL alleles for quality-related traits in spring wheat revealed by RIL population derived from supernumerary x non-supernumerary spikelet genotypes     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Echeverry-Solarte, M., Kumar, A., Kianian, S., Simsek, S., Alamari, M.S., Mantovani, E., Mcclean, P., Deckard, E., Elias, E., Schatz, B., Xu, S.S., Mergoum, M. 2015. New QTL alleles for quality-related traits in spring wheat revealed by RIL population derived from supernumerary x non-supernumerary spikelet genotypes. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 128:893-912.
A QTL on chromosome 5BL in wheat enhances leaf rust resistance of Lr46 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kolmer, J.A. 2015. A QTL on chromosome 5BL in wheat enhances leaf rust resistance of Lr46. Molecular Breeding. 35:74-81.
Fine mapping and characterization of Sr21, a temperature-sensitive diploid wheat resistance gene effective against the Puccinia graminis f.sp. tritici Ug99 race group - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chen, S., Rouse, M.N., Zhang, W., Jin, Y., Akhunov, E., Wei, Y., Dubcovsky, J. 2015. Fine mapping and characterization of Sr21, a temperature-sensitive diploid wheat resistance gene effective against the Puccinia graminis f.sp. tritici Ug99 race group. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 128:645–656.
Collections of Puccinia triticina in different provinces of China are highly related for virulence and molecular genotype - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kolmer, J.A. 2015. Collections of Puccinia triticina in different provinces of China are highly related for virulence and molecular genotype. Phytopathology. 105:700-706.
First Report of a wheat leaf rust (Puccinia triticina) phenotype with high virulence to durum wheat in the Great Plains region of the U.S. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kolmer, J.A. 2015. First Report of a wheat leaf rust (Puccinia triticina) phenotype with high virulence to durum wheat in the Great Plains region of the United States. Plant Disease. 99:56.
Specificity of a rust resistance suppressor on 7DL in the spring wheat cultivar Canthatch     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Talajoor, M., Jin, Y., Wan, A., Chen, X., Bhavani, S., Tabe, L., Lagudah, E., Huang, L. 2015. Specificity of a rust resistance suppressor on 7DL in the spring wheat cultivar Canthatch. Phytopathology. 105(4):477-481.
Molecular mapping and validation of SrND643: a new wheat gene for resistance to the stem rust pathogen Ug99 race group     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Basnet, B.R., Singh, S., Lopez-Vera, E.E., Huerta-Espino, J., Bhavani, S., Jin, Y., Rouse, M.N., Singh, R.P. 2015. Molecular mapping and validation of SrND643: a new wheat gene for resistance to the stem rust pathogen Ug99 race group. Phytopathology. 105(4):470-476.
Genome-wide genetic dissection of supernumerary spikelet and related traits in common wheat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Echeverry-Solarte, M., Kumar, A., Kianian, S., Mantovani, E.E., Simsek, S., Alamari, M., Mergoum, M. 2016. Genome-wide genetic dissection of supernumerary spikelet and related traits in common wheat. The Plant Genome. 7(3):1-16.
Characterization of stem rust resistance in wheat cultivar 'Gage' - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kumssa, T.T., Baenziger, P.S., Rouse, M.N., Guttieri, M., Dweikat, I., Brown Guedira, G.L., Williamson, S.M., Graybosch, R.A., Wegulo, S.N., Lorenz, A.J., Poland, J. 2015. Characterization of stem rust resistance in wheat cultivar 'Gage'. Crop Science. 55:229-239.
Genome-wide genetic dissection of supernumerary spikelet and related traits in common wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Echeverry-Solarte, M., Kumar, A., Kianian, S., Mantovani, E.E., Simsek, S., Mergoum, M., Alamari, M.S. 2014. Genome-wide genetic dissection of supernumerary spikelet and related traits in common wheat (Triticum aestivum L.). The Plant Genome. Available: https://dl.sciencesocieties.org/files/publications/tpg/first-look/tpg-2014-03-0013.pdf.
Mapping of two loci conferring resistance to wheat stem rust pathogen races TTKSK (Ug99) and TRTTF in the elite hard red spring wheat line SD4279 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guerrero-Chavez, R., Glover, K.D., Rouse, M.N., Gonzalez-Hernandez, J. 2015. Mapping of two loci conferring resistance to wheat stem rust pathogen races TTKSK (Ug99) and TRTTF in the elite hard red spring wheat line SD4279. Molecular Breeding. 35(8):1-10.
Reliable Radiation Hybrid Maps: An Efficient Scalable Clustering-based Approach - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Seetan, R., Denton, A., Al-Azzam, O., Iqbal, J., Kianian, S. 2014. Reliable Radiation Hybrid Maps: An Efficient Scalable Clustering-based Approach. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics. Available: http://www.computer.org/csdl/trans/tb/preprint/06827170.pdf.
Analysis of ATP6 sequence diversity in the Triticum-Aegilops group of species reveals the crucial role of rearrangement in mitochondrial genome evolution - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Soltani, A., Ghavami, F., Mergoum, M., Hegstad, J., Noyszewski, A., Meinhardt, S., Kianian, S. 2014. Analysis of ATP6 sequence diversity in the Triticum-Aegilops group of species reveals the crucial role of rearrangement in mitochondrial genome evolution. Genome. 57(5):279-288.
Registration of Colter wheat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Berg, J.E., Wichman, Kephart, K.D., Eckhoff, R.N., Stougaard, R.N., Lamb, P.E., Miller, J.H., Nash, D.L., Grey, W.E., Johnston, M., Gettel, D., Larson, R., Jin, Y., Kolmer, J.A., Chen, X., Bai, G., Bruckner, P.L. 2014. Registration of Colter wheat. Journal of Plant Registrations. 8(3):285-287.
Russian populations of Puccinia triticina in distant regions are not differentiated for virulence and molecular genotype - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kolmer, J.A., Kabdulova, M., Mustafina, M.A., Zhemchuzhina, N.S., Dubovoy, V. 2014. Russian populations of Puccinia triticina in distant regions are not differentiated for virulence and molecular genotype. Plant Pathology. Available: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/ppa.12248/abstract.
Characterization of Sr9h, a Ug99-resistant allele of wheat stem rust resistance gene Sr9, and coupling to Sr28 on chromosome arm 2BL - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rouse, M.N., Nirmala, J.H., Jin, Y., Chao, S., Fetch, T.G., Pretorius, Z., Hiebert, C. 2014. Characterization of Sr9h, a Ug99-resistant allele of wheat stem rust resistance gene Sr9, and coupling to Sr28 on chromosome arm 2BL. Journal of Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 127:1681-1688.
A consensus map for Ug99 stem rust resistance loci in wheat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yu, L., Hugues, B., Rouse, M.N., Singh, S., Singh, R.P., Bhavani, S., Huerta-Espino, J., Sorrells, M.E. 2014. A Consensus Map for Ug99 Stem Rust Resistance Loci in Wheat. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. Available: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00122-014-2326-7.
Mitochondrial dynamics and the cell cycle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kianian, P., Kianian, S. 2014. Mitochondrial dynamics and the cell cycle. Frontiers in Plant Science. Availeable: http://journal.frontiersin.org/Journal/10.3389/fpls.2014.00222/full.
The transcriptome landscape of early maize meiosis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dukowic-Schulze, S., Sundararajan, A., Mudge, J., Ramaraj, T., Farmer, A.D., Wang, M., Sun, Q., Pillardy, J., Kianian, S., Retzel, E.F., Pawlowski, W.P., Chen, C. 2014. The transcriptome landscape of early maize meiosis. Biomed Central (BMC) Plant Biology. 14:118.
Wheat leaf rust caused by Puccinia triticina in the United States in 2013 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kolmer, J.A., Hughes, M.E. 2015. Wheat leaf rust caused by Puccinia triticina in the United States in 2013. Wheat Newsletter. 99:1261-1267.
High density mapping of a resistance gene to Ug99 from an Iranian landrace - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zurn, J.D., Newcomb, M.S., Rouse, M.N., Jin, Y., Shiaoman, C., Sthapit, J., See, D.R., Wanyera, R., Njau, P., Bonman, J.M., Brueggeman, R., Acevedo, M. 2014. High density mapping of a resistance gene to Ug99 from an Iranian landrace. Molecular Breeding. 34:871-881.
Puccinia graminis - (Book / Chapter)
Szabo, L.J., Cuomo, C.A., Park, R.F. 2014. Puccinia graminis. In: Dean, R.A., Lichens-Park, A., Chittaranjan, K., editors. Genomics of plant associated fungi: Monocot pathogens. Heidelberg, Berlin: Springer-Verlag. p. 177-196.
Registration of Warhorse wheat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Berg, J.E., Lamb, P.E., Miller, J.H., Wichman, D.M., Stougaard, R.N., Eckhoff, R.N., Kephart, K.D., Nash, D.L., Grey, W.E., Gettel, D., Larson, R., Jin, Y., Kistler, H.C., Chen, X., Bai, G., Bruckner, P.L. 2014. Registration of Warhorse wheat. Journal of Plant Registrations. 8(2):173-176.
Physiologic specialization of Puccinia triticina on wheat in the United States in 2012 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kolmer, J.A., Hughes, M.E. 2014. Physiologic specialization of Puccinia triticina on wheat in the United States in 2012. Plant Disease. 98:1145-1150.
Complementary epistasis involving Sr12 explains adult plant resistance to stem rust in Thatcher wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rouse, M.N., Talbert, L.E., Singh, D., Sherman, J.D. 2014. Complementary epistasis involving Sr12 explains adult plant resistance to stem rust in Thatcher wheat (Triticum aestivum L.). Theoretical and Applied Genetics. Available: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00122-014-2319-6.
Deletion mutagenesis identifies a haploinsufficient role for gamma-zein in opaque-2 endosperm modification - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yuan, L., Dou, Y., Kianian, S., Zhang, C., Holding, D.R. 2014. Deletion mutagenesis identifies a haploinsufficient role for gamma-zein in opaque-2 endosperm modification. Plant Physiology. 164:119-130.
Iterative framework radiation hybrid mapping - (Proceedings)
Seetan, R.I., Denton, A.M., Al-Azzam, O., Kumar, A., Sturdivan, J., Kianian, S. 2014. Iterative framework radiation hybrid mapping. Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics. Available: http://www.siam.org/meetings.sdm14.
Diversity in Puccinia triticina detected on wheat from 2008 to 2010 and the impact of new races on South African wheat germplasm - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Terefe, T.G., Visser, B., Prins, R., Negussie, T., Kolmer, J.A., Pretorius, Z.A. 2014. Diversity in Puccinia triticina detected on wheat from 2008 to 2010 and the impact of new races on South African wheat germplasm. European Journal of Plant Pathology. 139:95-105.
EBR1 genomic expansion and its role in virulence of Fusarium species - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jonkers, W., Xayamongkhon, H., Haas, M., Olivain, C., Van der Does, H., Broz, K.L., Rep, M., Alabouvette, C., Steinberg, C., Kistler, H.C. 2014. EBR1 genomic expansion and its role in virulence of Fusarium species. Environmental Microbiology. Available: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24237614.
Population diversity of Puccinia graminis is sustained through sexual cycle on alternate hosts - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jin, Y., Rouse, M.N., Groth, J. 2014. Population diversity of Puccinia graminis is sustained through sexual cycle on alternate hosts. Journal of Integrative Agriculture. 13(2):262-264.
Resistance to Ug99 stem rust in six bread wheat cultivars maps to chromosome 6DS - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lopez-Vera, E.E., Nelson, S., Singh, R.P., Basnet, B.R., Haley, S.D., Bhavani, S., Huerta-Espino, J., Xoconostle-Cazares, B., Ruiz-Medrano, R., Rouse, M.N., Singh, S. 2013. Resistance to Ug99 stem rust in six bread wheat cultivars maps to chromosome 6DS. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 127:231-239.
Population divergence in the wheat leaf rust fungus Puccinia triticina is correlated with wheat evolution - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, M., Kolmer, J.A. 2013. Population divergence in the wheat leaf rust fungus Puccinia triticina is correlated with wheat evolution. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 112:443-453.
Development of wheat-Aegilops speltoides recombinants and simple PCR-based markers for stem rust resistance genes on the 2S#1 chromosome - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mago, R., Verlin, D., Zhang, P., Bansal, U., Bariana, H., Jin, Y., Ellis, J., Hoxha, S., Dundas, I. 2013. Development of wheat-Aegilops speltoides recombinants and simple PCR-based markers for stem rust resistance genes on the 2S#1 chromosome. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 126(12):2943-2955.
Understanding the genetic landscape of Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici, from a global to country perspective - (Abstract Only)
Szabo, L.J., Visser, B., Sakthikumar, S., Johnson, J.L., Park, R., Cuomo, C. 2013. Understanding the genetic landscape of Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici, from a global to country perspective. Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) Monograph. p. 3.
Development of wheat-Aegilops speltoides recombinants and simple PCR-based markers for stem rust resistance genes on the 2S#1 chromosome - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mago, R., Verlin, D., Zhang, P., Bansal, U., Bariana, H., Jin, Y., Ellis, J., Hoxha, S., Dundas, I. 2013. Development of wheat-Aegilops speltoides recombinants and simple PCR-based markers for stem rust resistance genes on the 2S#1 chromosome. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 126:2943–2955.
Genome-wide search of stem rust resistance loci at the seedling stage in durum wheat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Letta, T., Olivera, P., Maccaferri, M., Jin, Y., Ammar, K., Badebo, A., Noli, E., Crossa, J., Tuberosa, R. 2014. Genome-wide search of stem rust resistance loci at the seedling stage in durum wheat. The Plant Genome. 7:1-13.
Leaf rust resistance in selected Uruguayan late maturity common wheat cultivars - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
German, S.E., Kolmer, J.A. 2013. Leaf rust resistance in selected Uruguayan late maturity common wheat cultivars. Euphytica. 52:606-608.
Molecular phylogenetic relationships of the brown leaf rust fungi on wheat, rye and other grasses - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, M., Szabo, L.J., Hambleton, S., Anikster, Y., Kolmer, J.A. 2013. Molecular phylogenetic relationships of the brown leaf rust fungi on wheat, rye and other grasses. Plant Disease. 97:1408-1417.
Identification of wheat gene Sr35 that confers resistance to Ug99 stem rust race group - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Saintenac, C., Zhang, W., Salcedo, A., Rouse, M.N., Trick, H., Akhunov, E., Dubcovsky, J. 2013. Identification of wheat gene Sr35 that confers resistance to Ug99 stem rust race group. Science [online]:1239022. http://www.sciencemag.org/content/early/2013/06/26/science.1239022.
Screening wild oat accessions from Morocco for resistance to Puccinia coronata - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Szabo, L.J., Carson, M.L. 2013. Screening wild oat accessions from Morocco for resistance to Puccinia coronata. Plant Disease. 97:1544-1548.
Physiologic specialization of Puccinia triticina on wheat in the United States in 2011 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kolmer, J.A., Hughes, M.E. 2013. Physiologic specialization of Puccinia triticina on wheat in the United States in 2011. Plant Disease. 97:1103-1108.
First Detection of Puccinia hordei virulence to barley leaf rust resistance gene Rph3 and combination with virulence to Rph7 in North America - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rouse, M.N., Griffey, C.A., Brooks, W. 2013. First Detection of Puccinia hordei virulence to barley leaf rust resistance gene Rph3 and combination with virulence to Rph7 in North America. Disease Note [online]. 97(6):838. Available: http://www.sciencemag.org/content/early/2013/06/26/science.1239022.
Host status of barley to Puccinia coronata from couch grass and P. striiformis from wheat and brome - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Niks, R.E., Van Heyzen, S., Szabo, L.J., Alemu, S.K. 2013. Host status of barley to Puccinia coronata from couch grass and P. striiformis from wheat and brome. European Journal of Plant Pathology. 136(2):393-405.
Leaf rust of wheat: Pathogen biology, variation and host resistance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kolmer, J.A. 2013. Leaf rust of wheat: Pathogen biology, variation and host resistance. Forests. 4:70-80.
Development and characterization of a compensating wheat-Thinopyrum intermedium Robertsonian translocation with Sr44 resistance to stem rust (Ug99) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Li, W., Danilova, T., Rouse, M.N., Bowden, R.L., Friebe, B., Gill, B.S., Pumphrey, M.0. 2013. Development and characterization of a compensating wheat-Thinopyrum intermedium Robertsonian translocation with Sr44 resistance to stem rust (Ug99). Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 126:1167-1177.
Development of COS-SNP and HRM markers for cost efficient and reliable haplotype-based detection of Lr14a in durum wheat (Triticum durum Desf.) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Terracciano, I., Maccaferri, M., Bassi, F., Mantovani, P., Sanguinet, M., Salvi, S., Simkova, H., Dolezel, J., Massi, A., Ammar, K., Kolmer, J.A., Tuberosa, R. 2013. Development of COS-SNP and HRM markers for cost efficient and reliable haplotype-based detection of Lr14a in durum wheat (Triticum durum Desf.). Journal of Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 126:1077-1101.
Wheatgrass-wheat partial amphiploids as a novel source of stem rust and Fusarium head blight resistance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Turner, K.M., DeHaan, L.R., Jin, Y., Anderson, J.A. 2013. Wheatgrass-wheat partial amphiploids as a novel source of stem rust and Fusarium head blight resistance. Crop Science. 53:1994-2005.
Characterization of the rust fungus, Puccinia emaculata, and evaluation of genetic variability for rust resistance in switchgrass populations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Uppalapati, S.R., Serba, D.D., Ishiga, Y., Szabo, L.J., Mittal, S., Bhandari, H.S., Bouton, J.H., Mysore, K.S. 2013. Characterization of the rust fungus, Puccinia emaculata, and evaluation of genetic variability for rust resistance in switchgrass populations . BioEnergy Research. 6(2):458-468.
Identification of resistance to races of Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici with broad virulence in triticale (X Triticosecale) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Olivera, P., Pretorius, Z., Babebo, A., Jin, Y. 2013. Identification of resistance to races of Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici with broad virulence in triticale (X Triticosecale). Plant Disease. 97:479-484.
Virulence of Puccinia triticina in Turkey and leaf rust resistance in Turkish wheat cultivars - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kolmer, J.A., Mertz, Z., Akan, K., Demir, L., Unsal, R., Sermet, C., Keser, M., Akin, B., Morgounov, A. 2012. Virulence of Puccinia triticina in Turkey and leaf rust resistance in Turkish wheat cultivars. European Journal of Plant Pathology. 135:703-716.
First Report of Garlic Rust Caused by Puccinia allii on Allium sativum in Minnesota - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Szabo, L.J., Mollov, D.S., Rosen, C. 2013. First Report of Garlic Rust Caused by Puccinia allii on Allium sativum in Minnesota. Disease Note. 97(2):285.2.
First Report of Veronica Rust by Puccinia veronicae-longifoliae in Minnesota on Veronica spicata Royal Candles - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stoxen, S.M., Mollov, D., Szabo, L.J. 2013. First Report of Veronica Rust by Puccinia veronicae-longifoliae in Minnesota on Veronica spicata Royal Candles. Disease Note. 97:285.
Physiologic specialization of Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici in Kenya in 2011 - (Abstract Only)
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Evaluation of a SNP-based qPCR identification system for the Ug99 race group using field collections of Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici in South Africa - (Abstract Only)
Visser, B., Szabo, L.J., Terefe, T., Pretorius, Z. 2012. Evaluation of a SNP-based qPCR identification system for the Ug99 race group using field collections of Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici in South Africa. Meeting Abstract. p. 239.
Analysis of genetic diversity within the Puccinia graminis Ug99 race group using SNP based markers - (Abstract Only)
Szabo, L.J. 2012. Analysis of genetic diversity within the Puccinia graminis Ug99 race group using SNP based markers. Meeting Abstract. p. 237.
Development of a molecular assay system for the rapid detection and identification of Ug99 and related races of Puccinia graminis - (Abstract Only)
Szabo, L.J., Crouch, J. 2012. Development of a molecular assay system for the rapid detection and identification of Ug99 and related races of Puccinia graminis. Meeting Abstract. p. 238.
Puccinia hordei isolates with virulence to both Rph3 and Rph7 detected in the United States - (Abstract Only)
Rouse, M.N. 2012. Puccinia hordei isolates with virulence to both Rph3 and Rph7 detected in the United States. Abstracts of International Powdery Mildew Conference. p. 57.
Epistatic adult plant resistance in wheat to stem rust cosegregates with Sr12 seedling resistance - (Abstract Only)
Rouse, M.N., Sherman, J., Talbert, L. 2012. Epistatic adult plant resistance in wheat to stem rust cosegregates with Sr12 seedling resistance. Abstracts of International Powdery Mildew Conference. p. 156.
Molecular Characterization of wheat stem rust races in Kenya - (Abstract Only)
Wanyera, R., Kyalo, M., Wanjala, B., Harvey, J., Szabo, L.J. 2012. Molecular Characterization of wheat stem rust races in Kenya. Meeting Abstract. p. 233.
Genetics and mapping of stem rust resistance in MV Zelma winter wheat - (Abstract Only)
Nava, I.C., Rouse, M.N., Chao, S., Jin, Y., Anderson, J.A. 2012. Genetics and mapping of stem rust resistance in MV Zelma winter wheat. Meeting Abstract. In: 2012 BGRI Proceedings ToC.
Inheritance of resistance to Ug99 stem rust in wheat cultivar Norin 40 and genetic mapping of Sr42 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ghazvini, H., Hiebert, C.W., Zegeye, T., Liu, S., Dilawari, M., Anderson, J.A., Rouse, M.N., Jin, Y., Fetch, T. 2012. Inheritance of resistance to Ug99 stem rust in wheat cultivar Norin 40 and genetic mapping of Sr42. Journal of Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 125:817–824.
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