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Dr. Andrea Skantar's Publication List
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  • PDF linkSkantar, A. M., Handoo, Z. A., Zasada, I. A., Ingham, R. E., Carta, L. K., and Chitwood, D. J. 2011. Morphological and molecular characterization of Globodera populations from Oregon and Idaho. Phytopathology 101:480-49.
  • PDF linkCarta, L. K., Skantar, A. M., Handoo, Z. A. and Baynes, M. A. 2011. Supplemental description of Paraphelenchus acontioides Taylor and Pillai, 1967 (Tylenchida: Paraphelenchidae) with ribosomal DNA trees and a morphometric compendium of female Paraphelenchus. Nematology 13 (8): 887-899.
  • PDF linkNakhla, M. K., Owens, K. J., Li, W., Wei, G., Skantar, A. M., and Levy, L.  2010. Multiplex real-time PCR assays for the identification of the potato cyst and tobacco cyst nematodes.  Plant Disease 94: 959-965.
  • PDF linkCarta, L. K., Skantar, A. M. and Handoo, Z. A. 2010. Molecular rDNA phylogeny of Telotylenchidae Siddiqi, 1960 and evaluation of tail termini. Journal of Nematology 42: 359-369.
  • PDF linkMeyer, S. L. F., Halbrendt, J. M., Carta, L. K., Skantar, A. M., Liu, T., Abdelnabby, H. M. E., and Vinyard, B. T.  2009. Toxicity of 2,4-diacetylphloroglucinol (DAPG) to plant-parasitic and bacterial-feeding nematodes.  Journal of Nematology 41:274-280. 
  • PDF linkHandoo, Z.A., Skantar, A.M. and Mulrooney, R.P. 2009. First Report of the Sting Nematode Belonolaimus longicaudatus on Soybean in Delaware. Plant Disease. In Press. 2009.
  • Skantar, A. M., Z. A. Handoo, L. K. Carta, and D. J. Chitwood. 2009. Morphological and molecular identification of Globodera pallida associated with potato in Idaho. Journal of Nematology 39:133-145. 
  • PDF linkSkantar, A. M. L. K. Carta and Handoo, Z. A. 2008. Molecular and morphological characterization of an unusual Meloidogyne arenaria population from traveler's tree (Ravenala madagascariensis). Journal of Nematology 40(3):179-189. 
  • PDF linkYan, G., Smiley, R., Okubara, P.A., Skantar, A.M., Easley, S.A., Sheedy, J.G., and Thompson, A.L. 2008. Detection and discrimination of Pratylenchus neglectus and P. thornei in DNA extracts from soil. Plant Disease 92(11):1480-1487. 
  • Handoo, Z. A., L. K. Carta, and A. M. Skantar. 2008. Taxonomy - Morphological and phylogenetic studies of coffee-associated species of lesion nematodes. In: Souza, R. M., ed., Coffee Nematodes Springer Science and business Media (The Netherlands), 650 pp. 
  • PDF linkSkantar, A. M., Handoo, Z. A., Carta, L. K., and Chitwood, D. J. 2007. Morphological and molecular identification of Globodera pallida associated with potato in Idaho. Journal of Nematology. Journal of Nematology 39:133-144. 
  • PDF linkHafez, S. L., Sundararaj, P., Handoo, Z. A., Skantar, A. M., Carta, L. K., and Chitwood, D. J. 2007. First report of the pale cyst nematode, Globodera pallida, in the United States. Plant Dis. 91:325.
  • PDF linkSkantar, A. M.,  Guimond, N. A., and Chitwood, D. J. 2006. Molecular characterization of two novel 17 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase genes from the soybean cyst nematode, Heterodera glycines. Nematology 8(3):321-333.
  • PDF linkSkantar, A. M. and Carta, L. K. 2005. Multiple displacement amplification (MDA) of total genomic DNA from Meloidogyne spp. and comparison to crude DNA extracts in PCR of ITS1, 28S D2-D3 rDNA and Hsp90. Nematology 7(2):285-293. 
  • PDF linkHandoo, Z. A., Skantar, A. M., Carta, L. K., and Erbe, E. F. 2005. Morphological and molecular characterization of a new root-knot nematode, Meloidogyne thailandica n. sp. (Nematoda: Meloidogynidae) parasitizing ginger (Zingiber spp.) in Thailand. J. Nematol. 37(3):343-353. 
  • PDF linkHandoo, Z. A., Carta, L. K., Skantar, A. M., Ye, W., Robbins, R. T., Subbotin, S. A., Fraedrich, S. W., and Cram, M. M. 2005. Morphological and molecular characterization of Longidorus americanum n. sp. (Nematoda: Longidoridae), a needle nematode parasitizing pine in Georgia. Journal of Nematology 37:94-104.
  • PDF linkSkantar, A.M., Agama, K. Meyer, S.L.F., Carta, L.K., and Vinyard, B.T. 2005. Effect of geldanamycin on hatching and motlity in Caenorhabditis elegans and Heterodera glycines. Journal of Chemical Ecology 31:2481-2491.
  • PDF linkHandoo, Z.A., Skantar, A.M., Carta, L.K., and Schmitt, D.P. 2005. Morphological, molecular and host-range evaluation of a Meloidogyne hapla population damaging Coffee (Coffea arabica) in Maui, Hawaii. Journal of Nematology 37:136-145.
  • PDF linkSkantar, A.M. and Carta, L.K. 2005. Multiple Displacement Amplification: Assessment in PCR and for the Development of Hsp90 PCR-RFLP in Meloidogyne spp. Nematology 75: 285-293.
  • PDF linkKovaleva, E.S., E.P. Masler, A.M. Skantar, and D.J. Chitwood. 2004. Novel matrix metalloprotease from the cyst nematodes Heterodera glycines and Globodera rostochiensis. Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology 136:109-112.
  • PDF linkSkantar, A. M., Carta, L. K. 2005. Phylogenetic evaluation of nucleotide and protein sequences from the heat shock protein 90 gene of selected nematodes. Journal of Nematology 36:466-480.
  • PDF linkHandoo, Z.A., Nyczepir, A.P., Esmenjaud, D., van der Beek, J.G., Castagnone-Sereno, P., Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M., and Higgins, J.A. 2004. Morphological, molecular and differential-host characterization of Meloidogyne floridensis n.sp. (Nematoda: Meloidogynidae), a root-knot nematode parasitizing peach in Florida. Journal of Nematology. 36(1):20-35.
  • Carta, L.K., Handoo, Z.A., Skantar, A.M., van Biljon, J. and Botha, M. 2002. A Redescription of Pratylenchus teres Khan & Singh, 1974 (Nemata: Pratylenchidae), with the description of a new subspecies from South Africa, and a phylogenetic analysis of related species. African Plant Protection 8(1&2):13-24.
  • PDF linkCarta, L.K., Skantar, A.M., and Handoo, Z.A. 2001. Molecular, morphological and thermal characters of 19 Pratylenchus spp. and relatives using the D3 segment of the nuclear LS 28S rRNA gene. Nematropica 31(2):193-209.
  • Handoo, Z.A., Carta, L.K., and Skantar, A.M. 2001. Morphological and molecular characterization of Pratylenchus arlingtonin. sp., P. convallariae and P. fallax (Nemata: Pratylenchidae) Nematology 3(6):607-618.
  • PDF linkSkantar, A.M. and Carta, L.K. 2000. Amplification of HSP90 homologs from plant-parasitic nematodes using degenerate primers and ramped annealing PCR. Biotechniques 29:1182-1186.
  • Opperman, C.H., Acedo, G.N., Skantar, A.M., Saravitz, D.M., Song, W., Taylor, C.G., and Conkling, M.A. 1994. Bioengineering resistance to sedentary endoparasitic nematodes. In Advances in Molecular Plant Nematology. Bird, D. McK., DeGiorgi, C. and Lamberti, F., Eds. Plenum, NY, NY. pp. 221-230. (Book Chapter).


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