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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Identification and Validation of Insect and Disease Resistance Mechanisms to Reduce Mycotoxin Production in Midwest Corn

Location: Crop Bioprotection Research

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

Effects of phenylalanine ammonia lyase (PAL) knockdown on cell wall composition, biomass digestibility, and biotic and abiotic stress responses in Brachypodium - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
(11-May-15)
Environmental effects on resistance gene expression in milk stage popcorn kernels and associations with mycotoxin production - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dowd, P.F., Johnson, E.T. 2014. Environmental effects on resistance gene expression in milk stage popcorn kernels and associations with mycotoxin production. Mycotoxin Research. 31:63-82. DOI 10.1007/512550-014-0215-1.
Bioactive natural products from fungicolous Hawaiian isolates: Secondary metabolites from a Phialemoniopsis sp. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kaur, A., Rogers, K.D., Swenson, D.E., Dowd, P.F., Wicklow, D.T., Gloer, J. 2014. Mycology: An international journal on fungal biology. Mycology. 5(3):120-129.
A non-autonomous insect piggyBac trasposable element is mobile in tobacco - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Johnson, E.T., Dowd, P.F. 2014. A non-autonomous insect piggyBac transposable element is mobile in tobacco. Molecular Genetics and Genomics. 289(5):895-902.
Expression of a wolf spider toxin in tobacco inhibits the growth of microbes and insects - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Johnson, E.T., Dowd, P.F., Hughes, S.R. 2014. Expression of a wolf spider toxin in tobacco inhibits the growth of microbes and insects. Biotechnology Letters. 36(8):1735-1742.
Antimicrobial and antiinsectan phenolic metabolites of dalea searlsiae - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Belofsky, G., Aronica, M., Foss, E., Diamond, J., Santana, F., Darley, J., Dowd, P.F., Coleman, C., Ferreira, D. 2014. Antimicrobial and antiinsectan phenolic metabolites of dalea searlsiae. Journal of Natural Products. 77(5):1140-1149.
Effect of fermentation media on the production, efficacy and storage stability of Metarhizium brunneum microsclerotia formulated as a prototype granule - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Behle, R.W., Jackson, M.A. 2014. Effect of fermentation media on the production, efficacy and storage stability of Metarhizium brunneum microsclerotia formulated as a prototype granule. Journal of Economic Entomology. 107(2):582-590.
Popcorn and sorghum studies by the USDA "Ag Lab" in 2013 - (Abstract Only)
Dowd, P.F., Johnson, E.T., Sattler, S.E. 2014. Popcorn and sorghum studies by the USDA "Ag Lab" in 2013 [abstract]. Central Illinois Irrigated Growers Association.
Last Modified: 6/3/2015
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