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Louis K Prom
Crop Germplasm Research
Research Plant Pathologist

Phone: (979) 260-9393
Fax: (979) 260-9333

2881 F&B ROAD
COLLEGE STATION, TX 77845
Projects
Identification of Resistance in Sorghum to Fungal Pathogens and Characterization of Pathogen Population Structure
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 432529
Uncovering Novel Sources of Anthracnose Resistance in Populations of Genetically Diverse Sorghums [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench]
Interagency Reimbursable Agreement (I)
  Accession Number: 435338

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Diseases of johnsongrass: Possible role as a reservoir of pathogens to other plants - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Response of sorghum accessions against newly documented pathotypes 5 and 6 of head smut pathogen, Sporisorium reilianum Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Perumal, R., Isakeit, T., Erattaimuthu, S., Magill, C. 2021. Response of sorghum accessions against newly documented pathotypes 5 and 6 of head smut pathogen, Sporisorium reilianum. American Journal of Plant Sciences. 12:432-443. https://doi.org/10.4236/ajps.2021.123028.
Genome-wide association analysis for response of Senegalese sorghum accessions to Texas isolates of anthracnose - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
SNPS that identify alleles with highest effect on grain mold ratings after inoculation with Alternaria alternata or with a mixture of Alternaria alternata, Fusarium thapsinum, and Curvularia lunata - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Ahn, E.J., Magill, C.W. 2021. SNPS that identify alleles with highest effect on grain mold ratings after inoculation with Alternaria alternata or with a mixture of Alternaria alternata, Fusarium thapsinum, and Curvularia lunata. Journal of Agricultural and Crop Research. 9(3):72-79.
Genomic dissection of anthracnose resistance response in the sorghum nested association mapping populations - (Abstract Only)
Cuevas, H.E., Prom, L.K., Knoll, J.E., Wallace, J., Vermerris, W., Stutts, L. 2021. Genomic dissection of anthracnose resistance response in the sorghum nested association mapping populations. Genomics. Abstract.
The occurrence and distribution of sorghum diseases in major production regions of Senegal, West Africa Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Sarr, M., Diatta, C., Ngom, A., Aidara, O., Cisse, N., Magill, C. 2021. The occurrence and distribution of sorghum diseases in major production regions of Senegal, West Africa. Plant Pathology Journal . 20(1):1-10. https://doi.org/10.3923/ppj.2021.1.10.
Effect of Bacillus velezensis and fungicides on sorghum anthracnose in Burleson County, Texas, 2020 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Isakeit, T., Labar, S., Rooney, W.L., Prom, L.K. 2021. Effect of Bacillus velezensis and fungicides on sorghum anthracnose in Burleson County, Texas, 2020. Plant Disease Management Reports. 15. Article CF076.
Sorghum seed fungal community and their association with grain mold severity, seed weight, and germination rate Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Isakeit, T., Cuevas, H.E., Erattaimuthu, S., Jacobsen, R. 2020. Sorghum seed fungal community and their association with grain mold severity, seed weight, and germination rate. Journal of Agriculture and Crops. 7(1):14-19. https://doi.org/10.32861/jac.71.14.19.
Genome-wide association study of grain mold resistance in sorghum association panel as affected by inoculation with Alternaria alternata alone and Alternaria alternata, Fusarium thapsinum, and Curvularia lunata combined Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Cuevas, H.E., Ahn, E., Isakeit, T., Rooney, W., Magill, C. 2020. Genome-wide association study of grain mold resistance in sorghum association panel as affected by inoculation with Alternaria alternata alone and Alternaria alternata, Fusarium thapsinum, and Curvularia lunata combined. European Journal of Plant Pathology. 157:783-798. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10658-020-02036-3.
Genome-wide association analysis of anthracnose resistance response in the NPGS sweet sorghum collection - (Abstract Only)
Cuevas, H.E., Prom, L.K., Knoll, J.E., Wallace, J., Vermerris, W. 2020. Genome-wide association analysis of anthracnose resistance response in the NPGS sweet sorghum collection. Genomic Sciences Program Annual Principal Investigator (PI) Meeting. Abstract.
Genomic dissection of anthracnose (Colletotrichum sublineolum) resistance response in sorghum differential line SC112-14 Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cruet-Burgos, C.M., Cuevas, H.E., Prom, L.K., Knoll, J.E., Stutts, L., Vermerris, W. 2020. Genomic dissection of anthracnose (Colletotrichum sublineolum) resistance response in sorghum differential line SC112-14. G3, Genes/Genomes/Genetics. 10(4): 1403-1412. https://doi.org/10.1534/g3.120.401121.
Screening sorghum accessions for resistance against anthracnose and grain mold through inoculating with pathogens Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Cuevas, H.E., Isakeit, T., Magill, C. 2020. Screening sorghum accessions for resistance against anthracnose and grain mold through inoculating with pathogens. Journal of Experimental Agriculture International. 42(1):73-83. https://doi.org/10.9734/jeai/2020/v42i130453.
Survey of the prevalence and incidence of foliar and panicle diseases of sorghum across production fields in Niger Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Haougui, A., Adamou, I., Abdoulkadri, A.A., Karimou, I., Ali, O., Magill, C. 2020. Survey of the prevalence and incidence of foliar and panicle diseases of sorghum across production fields in Niger. Plant Pathology Journal. 19(2):106-113. https://doi.org/10.3923/ppj.2020.106.113.
Response of the set of anthracnose differentials to other foliar and panicle diseases in Niger Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Adamou, I., Haougui, A., Abdoulkadri, A.A., Karimou, I., Ali, O., Magill, C. 2020. Response of the set of anthracnose differentials to other foliar and panicle diseases in Niger. Journal of Agriculture and Crops. 6(1):1-4. https://doi.org/10.32861/jac.61.1.4.
Late growth stages of johnsongrass can act as an alternate host of Colletotrichum sublineola Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ahn, E., Odvody, G., Prom, L.K., Magill, C. 2020. Late growth stages of johnsongrass can act as an alternate host of Colletotrichum sublineola. Plant Health Progress. 21(1):60-62. https://doi.org/10.1094/PHP-11-19-0084-RS.
Response to anthracnose and germination rate of Colletotrichum sublineola acervuli of greenhouse-grown sorghum Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Isakeit, T., Radwan, G. 2019. Response to anthracnose and germination rate of Colletotrichum sublineola acervuli of greenhouse-grown sorghum. Journal of Agriculture and Crops. 5(12):266-269. https://doi.org/10.32861/jac.512.266.269.
New sources of sorghum resistant genotypes to downy mildew diseases in Uganda Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kumi, F., Badji, A., Mwila, N., Odong, T., Ochwossemakula, M., Tusiime, G., Gibson, P., Biruma, M., Prom, L.K., Cuevas, H.E., Agbahoungba, S., Rubaihayo, P. 2019. New sources of sorghum resistant genotypes to downy mildew diseases in Uganda. Biodiversitas. 20(11):3391-3397. https://doi.org/10.13057/biodiv/d201136.
Genome-wide association mapping of anthracnose (Colletotrichum sublineolum) resistance in NPGS Ethiopian sorghum germplasm - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Genome wide association analysis of sorghum mini core lines regarding anthracnose, downy mildew, and head smut Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ahn, E., Hu, Z., Perumal, R., Prom, L.K., Odvody, G., Upadhyaya, H., Magill, C. 2019. Genome wide association analysis of sorghum mini core lines regarding anthracnose, downy mildew, and head smut. PLoS One. 14(5):e0216671. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0216671.
Anthracnose resistant response of the USDA-NPGS sweet sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.)] germplasm collection - (Abstract Only)
Cuevas, H.E., Prom, L.K., Knoll, J.E., Vermerris, W. 2019. Anthracnose resistant response of the USDA-NPGS sweet sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.)] germplasm collection. Meeting Abstract. Abstract.
Genome-wide association mapping of grain mold resistance in the U.S. sorghum association panel - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cuevas, H.E., Fermin-Perez, R.A., Prom, L.K., Cooper, E., Bean, S.R., Rooney, W.L. 2019. Genome-wide association mapping of grain mold resistance in the U.S. sorghum association panel. The Plant Genome. 12:180070.
GWAS analysis of sorghum association panel lines identifies SNPs associated with disease response to Texas isolates of Colletotrichum sublineola Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Ahn, E., Isakeit, T., Magill, C. 2019. GWAS analysis of sorghum association panel lines identifies SNPs associated with disease response to Texas isolates of Colletotrichum sublineola. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 132(5):1389-1396. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00122-019-03285-5.
Defense responses against the sorghum anthracnose pathogen in leaf blade and midrib tissue of johnsongrass and sorghum Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ahn, E., Prom, L.K., Odvody, G., Magill, C. 2019. Defense responses against the sorghum anthracnose pathogen in leaf blade and midrib tissue of johnsongrass and sorghum. Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology. 106:81-86. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pmpp.2018.12.008.
Mating type a locus alleles and genomic polymorphism in Sporisorium reilianum: Comparison of sorghum isolates to those from maize Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Radwan, G., Prom, L.K., Odvody, G., Magill, C. 2019. Mating type a locus alleles and genomic polymorphism in Sporisorium reilianum: Comparison of sorghum isolates to those from maize. Australasian Plant Pathology. 48(2):119-129. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13313-018-0607-3.
Mycoflora analysis and other measured parameters of sorghum seeds collected from Puerto Rico and Mexico Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Cuevas, H.E., Isakeit, T., Perumal, R., Erathaimuthu, S. 2018. Mycoflora analysis and other measured parameters of sorghum seeds collected from Puerto Rico and Mexico. Plant Pathology Journal. 17(2):80-86. https://doi.org/10.3923/ppj.2018.80.86.
Response of sorghum lines and hybrids from the United States to long smut and grain mold Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Cisse, N., Perumal, R., Cuevas, H.E. 2018. Response of sorghum lines and hybrids from the United States to long smut and grain mold. Journal of Agriculture and Crops. 4(11):152-156. https://doi.org/10.32861/jac.411.152.156.
Inheritance of resistance of three sorghum lines to pathotypes of Colletotrichum sublineola, causal agent of anthracnose Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Cuevas, H.E., Perumal, R., Isakeit, T., Magill, C. 2018. Inheritance of resistance of three sorghum lines to pathotypes of Colletotrichum sublineola, causal agent of anthracnose. Plant Pathology Journal. 17(2):75-79. https://doi.org/10.3923/ppj.2018.75.79.
Estimation of plant health in a sorghum field infected with anthracnose using a fixed-wing unmanned aerial system Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pugh, N., Han, X., Collins, D., Thomasson, A., Cope, D., Chang, A., Jung, J., Isakeit, T., Prom, L.K., Carvalho, G., Gates, I., Vree, A., Bagnall, G., Rooney, W. 2018. Estimation of plant health in a sorghum field infected with anthracnose using a fixed-wing unmanned aerial system. Journal of Crop Improvement. 32(6):861-877. https://doi.org/10.1080/15427528.2018.1535462.
Responses of Johnsongrass against sorghum anthracnose isolates Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ahn, E., Prom, L.K., Odvody, G., Magill, C. 2018. Responses of Johnsongrass against sorghum anthracnose isolates. Journal of Plant Pathology & Microbiology. 9:442. https://10.4172/2157-7471.1000442.
Genome-wide association mapping of anthracnose (Collectotrichum sublineolun) resistance in U.S. sorghum association panel - (Abstract Only)
Population structure of the NPGS Senegalese sorghum collection and its evaluation to identify new disease resistant genes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cuevas, H.E., Prom, L.K., Rosa, G.M. 2018. Population structure of the NPGS Senegalese sorghum collection and its evaluation to identify new disease resistant genes. PLoS One. 13(2). e0191877. Available: http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0191877.
Genome-wide association mapping of anthracnose (Collectotrichum sublineolun) resistance in the U.S. sorghum association panel - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Genome-wide association mapping of anthracnose (Colletotrichum sublineolun) resistance in the U.S. sorghum association panel - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cuevas, H.E., Prom, L.K., Copper, E.A., Knoll, J.E., Ni, X. 2018. Genome-wide association mapping of anthracnose (Collectotrichum sublineolun) resistance in the U.S. sorghum association panel. The Plant Genome. 11:170099.
Genomic dissection of anthracnose resistant response in sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.)] - (Abstract Only)
Genomic dissection of anthracnose resistance response in Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench - (Abstract Only)
A pictorial illustration of the inhibition of mycelial growth and spore germination of various sorghum fungal pathogens by a Bacillus species - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Medrano, E.G., Isakeit, T., Jacobsen, R., Droleskey, R.E. 2017. A pictorial illustration of the inhibition of mycelial growth and spore germination of various sorghum fungal pathogens by a Bacillus species. Research Journal of Plant Pathology. 1(1):002.
The role of plant pathology and plant pathology journals in future food security - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K. 2017. The role of plant pathology and plant pathology journals in future food security. Research Journal of Plant Pathology. 1(1):001.
Screening of sorghum lines against long smut and grain mold pathogens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Cisse, N., Perumal, R., Cuevas, H.E. 2017. Screening of sorghum lines against long smut and grain mold pathogens. International Journal of Plant Pathology. 8:23-27.
Aggressiveness of loose kernel smut isolate from Johnson grass on sorghum line BTx643 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Magill, C., Droleskey, R.E. 2017. Aggressiveness of loose kernel smut isolate from Johnson grass on sorghum line BTx643. Journal of Agriculture and Crops. 3(11):94-96.
Sorghum production and anthracnose disease management in future global energy and food security - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K. 2017. Sorghum production and anthracnose disease management in future global energy and food security. Journal of Plant Diseases and Biomarkers. 1(1):1-3.
Sorghum breeding for biotic stress tolerance ()
Effects of inoculation of Fusarium thapsinum and Curvularia lunata on mycoflora of sorghum grain and seed germination ()
Katile, S., Prom, L.K., Diourte, M., Rooney, W.L., Magill, C. 2016. Effects of inoculation of Fusarium thapsinum and Curvularia lunata on mycoflora of sorghum grain and seed germination. Experiment Station Bulletins. 1987(23):39-47.
Effect of fungicides on anthracnose and grain mold of sorghum in Wharton County, Texas, 2016 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Isakeit, T., Prom, L.K., Janak, T., Grichar, J. 2017. Effect of fungicides on anthracnose and grain mold of sorghum in Wharton County, Texas, 2016. Plant Disease Management Reports. 11:FC022.
Grain biodeterioration of sorghum converted lines inoculated with a mixture of Fusarium thapsinum and Curvularia lunata - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Radwan, G., Perumal, R., Cuevas, H.E., Katile, S., Isakeit, T., Magill, C. 2017. Grain biodeterioration of sorghum converted lines inoculated with a mixture of Fusarium thapsinum and Curvularia lunata. Plant Pathology Journal. 16:19-24.
Assessing the vulnerability of sorghum converted lines to anthracnose and downy mildew infection - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Perumal, R., Cuevas, H.E., Radwan, G., Katile, S., Isakeit, T., Magill, C. 2016. Assessing the vulnerability of sorghum converted lines to anthracnose and downy mildew infection. Journal of Agriculture and Crops. 2(10):101-106.
Reaction of sorghum lines to zonate leaf spot and rough leaf spot - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Isakeit, T., Cuevas, H.E., Rooney, W., Perumal, R., Magill, C. 2015. Reaction of sorghum lines to zonate leaf spot and rough leaf spot. Plant Health Progress. 16(4):230-234.
Excised leaf method for high volume evaluation of sorghum germplasm for resistance against Colletotrichum sublineolum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Cuevas, H.E., Isakeit, T., Droleskey, R.E. 2015. Excised leaf method for high volume evaluation of sorghum germplasm for resistance against Colletotrichum sublineolum. Plant Pathology. 15(1):11-16.
Assessment of sorghum germplasm from Burkina Faso and South Africa to identify new sources of resistance to grain mold and anthracnose - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cuevas, H.E., Prom, L.K., Isakeit, T., Radwan, G. 2015. Assessment of sorghum germplasm from Burkina Faso and South Africa to identify new sources of resistance to grain mold and anthracnose. Crop Protection. 79:43-50.
Effect of fungicides on sorghum anthracnose and grain mold in Burleson County, Texas, 2014 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Isakeit, T., Collins, D., Rooney, W., Prom, L.K. 2015. Effect of fungicides on sorghum anthracnose and grain mold in Burleson County, Texas, 2014. Plant Disease Management Reports. 9:FC035.
The impact of weather conditions on response of sorghum genotypes to anthracnose (Colletotrichum sublineola) infection - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Perumal, R., Isakeit, T., Radwan, G., Rooney, W., Magill, C. 2015. The impact of weather conditions on response of sorghum genotypes to anthracnose (Colletotrichum sublineola) infection. American Journal of Experimental Agriculture. 6(4):242-250.
Mycoflora analysis of hybrid sorghum grain collected from different locations in South Texas - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Perumal, R., Jin, Z., Radwan, G., Isakeit, T., Magill, C. 2015. Mycoflora analysis of hybrid sorghum grain collected from different locations in South Texas. American Journal of Experimental Agriculture. 6(1):1-6.
Tapping the US historic sweet sorghum collection to identify biofuel germplasm - (Abstract Only)
Tapping the US sweet sorghum collection to identify biofuel germplasm - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cuevas, H.E., Prom, L.K., Erpelding, J.E. 2015. Tapping the US sweet sorghum collection to identify biofuel germplasm. Sugar Tech. 17(4)428-438. doi:10.1007/s12355-014-0349-7.
Inheritance and molecular mapping of anthracnose resistance genes present in sorghum line SC112-14 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cuevas, H.E., Prom, L.K., Erpelding, J.E. 2014. Inheritance and molecular mapping of anthracnose resistance genes present in sorghum line SC112-14. Molecular Breeding. 34(4):1943-1953.
Evaluation of Gambian and Malian sorghum germplasm against downy mildew pathogen, Peronosclerospora sorghi, in Mexico and the USA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Perumal, R., Montes-Garcia, N., Isakeit, T., Odvody, G.N., Rooney, W.L., Little, C.R., Magill, C. 2015. Evaluation of Gambian and Malian sorghum germplasm against downy mildew pathogen, Peronosclerospora sorghi, in Mexico and the USA. Journal of General Plant Pathology. 81:24-31.
Evaluation of selected sorghum lines and hybrids for resistance to grain mold and long smut fungi in Senegal, West Africa - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Perumal, R., Cisse, N., Little, C.R. 2014. Evaluation of selected sorghum lines and hybrids for resistance to grain mold and long smut fungi in Senegal, West Africa. Plant Health Progress. 15(2):28-31.
Effect of fungicides on sorghum anthracnose and grain mold in Burleson County, Texas, 2013 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Isakeit, T., Collins, S., Rooney, W.L., Prom, L.K. 2014. Effect of fungicides on sorghum anthracnose and grain mold in Burleson County, Texas, 2013. Plant Disease Management Reports. 8:FC176.
Inheritance and molecular mapping of anthracnose resistance gene present in the differential line PI533918 - (Abstract Only)
Influence of planting depths on the incidence of sorghum head smut, caused by Sporisorium reilianum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Montes-Garcia, N., Odvody, G. 2014. Influence of planting depths on the incidence of sorghum head smut, caused by Sporisorium reilianum. Tropical and Subtropical Agroecosystems. 17:33-38.
The impacts of lignin modifications on fungal pathogen and insect interactions in sorghum Reprint Icon - (Abstract Only)
Sattler, S.E., Clemente, T.E., Funnell-Harris, D.L., Dowd, P.F., Prom, L.K., Huang, Y. 2013. The impacts of lignin modifications on fungal pathogen and insect interactions in sorghum. Association for the Advancement of Industrial Crops Conference. Crop Development, Production and Protection. Poster Session Page 133.
Assessments of genetic diversity and anthracnose disease response among Zimbabwe sorghum germplasm. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cuevas, H.E., Prom, L.K., Erpelding, J.E., Brotons, V. 2014. Assessment of genetic diversity and anthracnose disease response among Zimbabwe sorghum germplasm. Plant Breeding. DOI:10.1111/pbr.12133.
Response of near isogenic sorghum lines, differing at the P locus for plant color, to grain mold and head smut fungi - (Abstract Only)
Funnell-Harris, D.L., Prom, L.K., Sattler, S.E. 2013. Response of near isogenic sorghum lines, differing at the P locus for plant color, to grain mold and head smut fungi. Corn and Sorghum Improvement Conference Proceedings. Pages 10-11.
Evaluation of sorghum accessions from Ethiopia and Mali against Fusarium thapsinum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Erpelding, J.E. 2013. Evaluation of sorghum accessions from Ethiopia and Mali against Fusarium thapsinum. Journal of Tropical Agriculture. 51(1-2):92-97.
Response of near isogenic sorghum lines, differing at the P locus for plant color, to grain mold and head smut fungi Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Funnell-Harris, D.L., Prom, L.K., Sattler, S.E., Pedersen, J.F. 2013. Response of near isogenic sorghum lines, differing at the P locus for plant color, to grain mold and head smut fungi. Annals of Applied Biology. 163:91-101.
Effect of Fungicides on the Reaction of Sorghum Hybrids to Anthracnose in Burleson County, Texas, 2012 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Isakeit, T., Collins, D.D., Rooney, W.L., Prom, L.K. 2013. Effect of fungicides on the reaction of sorghum hybrids to anthracnose in Burleson County, Texas, 2012. Plant Disease Management Reports. 7:FC044.
Assessment of molecular diversity and population structure of the Ethiopian sorghum [Sorghum bicolor L. (Moench)] germplasm collection maintained by the USDA-ARS National Plant Germplasm System using SSR markers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cuevas, H.E., Prom, L.K. 2013. Assessment of molecular diversity and population structure of the Ethiopian sorghum [Sorghum bicolor L. (Moench)] germplasm collection maintained by the USDA-ARS National Plant Germplasm System using SSR markers. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution. 60(6):1817-1830.
Isolation and characterization of the grain mold fungi, Cochliobolus and Alternaria spp., from sorghum using semi-selective media and DNA sequence analyses Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Funnell-Harris, D.L., Prom, L.K., Pedersen, J.F. 2013. Isolation and characterization of the grain mold fungi, Cochliobolus and Alternaria spp., from sorghum using semi-selective media and DNA sequence analyses. Canadian Journal of Microbiology. 59(2): 87-96.
Genetic diversity and population structure of the Ethiopian sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] germplasm collection maintained by the USDA-ARS, National Plant Germplasm System using SSR markers - (Abstract Only)
Reaction to rust by a subset of sorghum accessions from Zimbabwe - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cuevas, H.E., Prom, L.K., Magill, C. 2012. Reaction to rust by a subset of sorghum accessions from Zimbabwe. Asian Journal of Plant Pathology. 6(2):33-40.
Genetic diversity of sweet sorghum germplasm in Mexico using AFLP and SSR markers - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pecina-Quintero, V., Anaya-Lopez, J., Zamarripa-Colmenero, A., Montes-Garcia, N., Nunez-Colin, C., Solis-Bonilla, J., Aguila-Rangel, M., Prom, L.K. 2012. Genetic diversity of sweet sorghum germplasm in Mexico using AFLP and SSR markers. Pesquisa Agropecuaria Brasileira. 47:1095-1102.
Response of sorghum modified for bioenergy to grain and stalk fungal pathogens - (Abstract Only)
Funnell-Harris, D.L., Sattler, S.E., Prom, L.K., Dowd, P.F., Pedersen, J.F. 2012. Response of sorghum modified for bioenergy to grain and stalk fungal pathogens. American Phytopathological Society. Available: http://www.apsnet.org/meetings/Documents/2012_Meeting_Abstracts/aps12abS76.htm.
Frequency and diversity of fungal genera contaminating the external body parts of leaffooted bug, Leptoglossus phyllopus (Heteroptera:Coreidae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Jin, Z., Ree, W., Lopez, J., Perumal, R. 2012. Frequency and diversity of fungal genera contaminating the external body parts of leaffooted bug, Leptoglossus phyllopus (Heteroptera: Coreidae). The Open Entomology Journal. 6:13-16.
Genetic diversity and pathotype determination of Colletotrichum sublineolum isolates causing anthracnose in sorghum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Perumal, R., Erattaimuthu, S.R., Little, C.R., No, E., Erpelding, J.E., Rooney, W.L., Odvody, G.N., Magill, C.W. 2012. Genetic diversity and pathotype determination of Colletotrichum sublineolum isolates causing anthracnose in sorghum. European Journal of Plant Pathology. 133:671-685.
Effect of fungicides on the reaction of sorghum hybrids to disease in Burleson County, Texas, 2011 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Isakeit, T., Rooney, W.L., Collins, D.D., Prom, L.K. 2012. Effect of fungicides on the reaction of sorghum hybrids to disease in Burleson County, Texas, 2011. Plant Disease Management Reports. 6:FC020.
Response of sorghum accessions from four African countries against Colletotrichum sublineolum, causal agent of sorghum anthracnose - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Erpelding, J.E., Isakeit, T., Perumal, R., Cuevas, H.E. 2012. Response of sorghum accessions from four African countries against Colletotrichum sublineolum, causal agent of sorghum anthracnose. American Journal of Plant Sciences. 3(1):125-129.
Sorghum pathology and biotechnology - A fungal disease perspective: Part I. Grain mold, head smut, and ergot - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Little, C.R., Ramasamy, P., Tesfaye, T., Prom, L.K., Odvody, G.N., Magill, C. 2012. Sorghum pathology and biotechnology - A fungal disease perspective: Part I. Grain mold, head smut, and ergot. European Journal of Plant Sciences and Biotechnology. 6(Special Issue 1): 10-30.
Sorghum pathology and biotechnology - A fungal disease perspective: Part II. Anthracnose, stalk rot, and downy mildew ()
Tesso, T., Perumal, R., Little, C.R., Adeyanju, A., Radwan, G.L., Prom, L.K., Magill, C. 2012. Sorghum pathology and biotechnology - A fungal disease perspective: Part II. Anthracnose, stalk rot, and downy mildew. European Journal of Plant Sciences and Biotechnology. 6:31-44.
The role of phenylpropanoid pathway metabolites in resistance of sorghum to pathogens - (Abstract Only)
Funnell-Harris, D.L., Sattler, S.E., Prom, L.K., Pedersen, J.F. 2011. The role of phenylpropanoid pathway metabolites in resistance of sorghum to pathogens. Meeting Abstract. Presentation.
Effect of chitinase and thaumatin on mycelial growth of five sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] grain molding fungi under in vitro conditions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Egilla, J. 2011. Effect of chitinase and thaumatin on mycelial growth of five sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] grain molding fungi under in vitro conditions. Journal of Tropical Agriculture. 49(1-2):88-90.
Virulence and molecular genotyping studies of Sporisorium reilianum isolates in sorghum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Perumal, R., Erattaimuthu, S., Erpelding, J.E., Montes-Garcia, N., Odvody, G., Greenwald, C., Jin, Z., Frederiksen, R., Magill, C. 2011. Virulence and molecular genotyping studies of Sporisorium reilianum isolates in sorghum. Plant Disease. 95:523-529.
Screening exotic sorghum germplasm, hybrids and elite lines for resistance to a new virulent pathotype (P6) of Peronsclerospora sorghi causing downy mildew - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Radwan, G.L., Isakeit, T., Magill, C.W., Perumal, R., Prom, L.K., Little, C.R. 2011. Screening exotic sorghum germplasm, hybrids and elite lines for resistance to a new virulent pathotype (P6) of Peronsclerospora sorghi causing downy mildew. Plant Health Progress. Available: doi:10.1094/PHP-2011-0323-01-RS.
Evaluation of the Ugandan sorghum accessions for grain mold and anthracnose resistance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Isakeit, T., Perumal, R., Erpelding, J.E., Rooney, W.L., Magill, C.W. 2011. Evaluation of the Ugandan sorghum accessions for grain mold and anthracnose resistance. Crop Protection Journal. 30(5):566-571.
Effect of systemic fungicides in the control of sorghum grain parasitic mycoflora - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Montes-Garcia, N., Prom, L.K., Montes-Rodriguez, N., Garcia-Garcia, M., Pecina-Quintero, V., Diaz-Franco, A. 2010. Effect of systemic fungicides in the control of sorghum grain parasitic mycoflora. Mexican Journal of Phytopathology. 28(2):156-158.
Effect of host genotypes and weather variables on the severity and temporal dynamics of sorghum anthracnose in Ethiopia - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chala, A., Prom, L.K., Tronsmo, A. 2010. Effect of host genotypes and weather variables on the severity and temporal dynamics of sorghum anthracnose in Ethiopia. Plant Pathology Journal. 9(1):39-46.
Response of sorghum accessions from Chad and Uganda to natural infection by the downy mildew pathogen, Peronosclerospora sorghi in Mexico and the USA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Montes-Garcia, N., Erpelding, J.E., Perumal, R., Medina-Ocegueda, S. 2010. Response of sorghum accessions from Chad and Uganda to natural infection by the downy mildew pathogen, Peronosclerospora sorghi in Mexico and the USA. Journal of Plant Diseases and Protection. 117(1):2-8.
Expression of pathogenesis-related protein PR-10 in sorghum floral tissues in response to inoculation with Fusarium thapsinum and Curvularia lunata - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Effect of temperature and relative humidity on sorghum ergot development in northern Mexico - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Montes-Garcia, N., Prom, L.K., Isakeit, T. 2009. Effect of temperature and relative humidity on sorghum ergot development in northern Mexico. Australian Journal of Plant Physiology. 38(6):632-637.
New sources of grain mold resistance among accessions from Sudan - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Erpelding, J.E. 2009. New sources of grain mold resistance among accessions from Sudan. Tropical and Subtropical Agroecosystems. 10:457-463.
A pictorial technique for mass screening of sorghum germplasm for anthracnose (Colletotrichum sublineolum) resistance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Perumal, R., Erpelding, J.E., Isakeit, T., Montes-Garcia, N., Magill, C.W. 2009. A pictorial technique for mass screening of sorghum germplasm for anthracnose (Colletotrichum sublineolum) resistance. Open Agriculture Journal. 3:20-25.
RESPONSE TO ANTHRACNOSE INFECTION FOR A SUBSET OF ETHIOPIAN SORGHUM GERMPLASM - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Erpelding, J.E., Prom, L.K. 2009. Response to anthracnose infection for a subset of ethiopian sorghum germplasm. Journal of Agriculture of the University of Puerto Rico. 93(3-4):195-206.
Simple Sequence Repeat Markers Useful for Sorghum Downy Mildew (Peronosclerospora sorghi) and Related Species - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Perumal, R., Nimmakayala, P., Erattaimuthu, S., No, E., Reddy, U.K., Prom, L.K., Odvody, G.N., Luster, D.G., Magill, C.W. 2008. Simple Sequence Repeat Markers Useful for Sorghum Downy Mildew (Peronosclerospora sorghi) and Related Species. Biomed Central (BMC) Genomics. 9:77.
Simple sequence repeat markers useful for sorghum downy mildew (Peronosclerospora sorghi) and related species - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Perumal, R., Nimmakayala, P., Erattaimuthu, S., No, E.G., Reddy, U.K., Prom, L.K., Odvody, G.N., Luster, D.G., Magill, C. 2008. Simple sequence repeat markers useful for sorghum downy mildew (Peronosclerospora sorghi) and related species. BMC Genetics. 9:77.
Potential infection of Claviceps africana Frederickson, Mantle and de Milliano in sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench.] in Mexico and the United States of America - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Molecular mapping of cgl, a gene for resistance to anthracnose (Collectotrichum sublineolum) in sorghum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ramasamy, P., Menz, M.A., Metha, P.J., Katile, S., Gutierrez, R.L., Klein, R.R., Klein, P.E., Prom, L.K., Schlueter, J.A., Rooney, W.L., Magill, C.W. 2009. Molecular mapping of cgl, a gene for resistance to anthracnose (Collectotrichum sublineolum) in sorghum. Euphytica. 165:597-606.
Molecular mapping of Cg1, a gene for resistance to anthracnose (Colletotrichum sublineolum) in sorghum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mycotoxigenic potential of ten Fusarium species grown on sorghum and in vitro - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Isakett, T., Prom, L.K., Wheeler, M.H., Puckhaber, L.S., Liu, J. 2008. Mycotoxigenic potential of ten Fusarium species grown on sorghum and in vitro. Plant Pathology Journal. 7:183-186.
Leaf-footed bug, Leptoglossus phyllopus (Hemiptera: Coreidae), as a potential vector of sorghum fungal pathogens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Perumal, R. 2008. Leaf-footed bug, Leptoglossus phyllopus (Hemiptera: Coreidae), as a potential vector of sorghum fungal pathogens. Southwestern Entomologist. 33(2):161-164.
Disease severity and susceptibility of sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.)] to infection by Claviceps africana Frederickson, Mantle and de Milliano in Mexico and the United States of America - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Montes-Garcia, N., Williams, H., Prom, L.K., Isakeit, T., Odvody, G.N., Narro-Sanchez, J., Rooney, W.L. 2008. Disease severity and susceptibility of sorghum [Sorghum bicolor (L.)] to infection by Claviceps africana Frederickson, Mantle and de Milliano in Mexico and the United States of America. Mexican Journal of Phytopathology. 26(2):121-126.
Evaluation of sorghum germplasm from China against Claviceps africana, causal agent of sorghum ergot - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Erpelding, J.E., Montes-Garcia, N. 2008. Evaluation of sorghum germplasm from China against Claviceps africana, causal agent of sorghum ergot. Plant Health Progress (online). doi:10.1094/PHP-2008-0519-01-RS.
Reaction of sorghum hybrids to anthracnose, grain mold and grain weathering in Burleson County, Texas, 2007 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Isakeit, T., Rooney, W., Collins, S.D., Prom, L.K. 2008. Reaction of sorghum hybrids to anthracnose, grain mold and grain weathering in Burleson County, Texas, 2007. Plant Disease Management Reports (online). Report 2:fc003.doi.10.1094/pdmr02.
Effect of storage temperature and sphacellum age on C. africana conidia survival - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Montes-Garcia, N., Isakeit, T., Odvody, G., Prom, L.K., Rooney, W. 2007. Effect of storage temperature and sphacellum age on C. africana conidia survival. Plant Pathology Journal. 6(4):312-317.
Assessing the vulnerablitiy of selected sorghum lines from the United States of America to long smut (Sporisorium ehrenbergii Vanky) disease - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Cisse, N., Ndoye, O. 2007. Assessing the vulnerablitiy of selected sorghum lines from the United States of America to long smut (Sporisorium ehrenbergii Vanky) disease. Crop Protection. 26:1771-1776.
Chinese sorghum germplasm evaluated for resistance to downy mildew and anthracnose - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Erpelding, J.E., Montes-Garcia, N. 2007. Chinese sorghum germplasm evaluated for resistance to downy mildew and anthracnose. Communications in Biometry and Crop Science. 2:26-31.
Claviceps africana spore germination as influenced by components of sorghum floral extracts - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K. 2007. Claviceps africana spore germination as influenced by components of sorghum floral extracts. Asian Journal of Plant Pathology. 1(1):12-17.
Molecular mapping of cg1, a gene for resistance to anthracnose (Colletotrichum sublineolum) in sorghum - (Abstract Only)
Ramasamy, P., Menz, M.A., Mehta, P.J., Katile, S., Gutierrez Rojas, L.A., Klein, R.R., Klein, P.E., Prom, L.K., Schlueter, J.A., Rooney, W.L., Magill, C.W. 2007. Molecular mapping of Cg1, a gene for resistance to anthracnose (Colletotrichum sublineolum) in sorghum [abstract]. Proceedings of Plant and Animal Genomes XV Conference, January 13-17, 2007, San Diego, California. Paper No. P371.
Diversidad genetica de aislamientos de cornezuelo (Claviceps africana fredrickson, mantle, y de milliano) de sorgo [Sorghum bicolor (l.) moench.] en Mexico - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pecina-Quintero, V., Montes-Garcia, N., Williams-Alanis, H., Hernandez-Delgado, S., Mayek-Perez, N., Prom, L.K. 2007. Diversidad genetica de aislamientos de cornezuelo (Claviceps africana Fredrickson, Mantle, y de Milliano) de sorgo [Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench] en Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Fitopatologia. 25(001):43-47.
ERGOT RESPONSE FOR THE SORGHUM GENOTYPE IS8525 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Erpelding, J.E. 2006. Ergot response for the sorghum genotype IS8525. Plant Pathology. 5(2):216-220.
SEED MYCOFLORA FOR GRAIN MOLD FROM NATURAL INFECTION IN SORGHUM GERMPLASM GROWN AT ISABELA, PUERTO RICO AND THEIR ASSOCIATION WITH KERNEL WEIGHT AND GERMINATION - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Erpelding, J.E., and Prom, L.K. 2006. Seed Mycoflora for Grain Mold from Natural Infection in Sorghum Germplasm Grown at Isabela, Puerto Rico and their Association with Kernel Weight and Germination. Plant Pathology Journal 5(1):106-112.
VARIATION FOR ANTHRACNOSE RESISTANCE WITHIN THE SORGHUM GERMPLASM COLLECTION FROM MOZAMBIQUE, AFRICA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Erpelding, J.E., Prom, L.K. 2006. Variation for anthracnose resistance within the sorghum germplasm collection from Mozambique, Africa. Plant Pathology Journal 5(1)28-34.
ROLE OF CHITINASE AND SORMATIN ACCUMULATION IN THE RESISTANCE OF SORGHUM CULTIVARS TO GRAIN MOLD - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Waniska, R.D., Kollo, A.I., Rooney, W.L., Bejosano, F.P. 2005. Role of chitinase and sormatin accumulation in the resistance of sorghum cultivars to grain mold. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 53(14):5565-5570.
EVALUATION OF MALIAN SORGHUM GERMPLASM FOR RESISTANCE AGAINST ANTHRACNOSE - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Erpelding, J.E., Prom, L.K. 2004. Evaluation of Malian sorghum germplasm for resistance against anthracnose. Plant Pathology Journal 3(2):65-71.
INOCULATION TECHNIQUES FOR IDENTIFYING RESISTANCE IN SORGHUM GENOTYPES TO SORGHUM ERGOT - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Erpelding, J.E., Isakeit, T., Montes, N. 2005. Inoculation techniques for identifying resistance in sorghum genotypes to sorghum ergot. Journal of New Seeds. 7(1):9-22.
INOCULATION TECHNIQUES FOR INDENTIFYING RESISTANCE IN SORGHUM GENOTYPES TO SORGHUM ERGOT - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
VIABILITY OF CLAVICEPS AFRICANA SPORES INGESTED BY ADULT CORN EARWORM MOTHS, HELICOVERPA ZEA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Prom, L.K., Lopez, J. 2004. Viability of Claviceps africana spores ingested by adult corn earworm moths, Helicoverpa zea. Journal of Economic Entomology. 97:764-767.
THE EFFECTS OF FUSARIUM THAPSINUM, CURVULARIA LUNATA AND THEIR COMBINATION ON SORGHUM GERMINATION AND SEED MYCOFLORA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
EFFECT OF TEMPERATURE AND AGE OF THE SPHACELIUM ON THE VIABILITY OF CLAVICEPS AFRICANA CONIDIA - (Abstract Only)
VARIATION IN ANTHRACNOSE RESISTANCE WITHIN THE SUDANESE SORGHUM GERMPLASM COLLECTION - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Erpelding, J.E., Prom, L.K., Rooney, W.L. 2005. Variation in anthracnose resistance within the Sudanese sorghum germplasm collection. Plant Genetic Resources Newsletter. v. 141. p. 11-14.
SCREENING THE SUDANESE WORKING COLLECTION FOR RESISTANCE TO COLLETOTRICHUM SUBLINEOLUM, CAUSAL AGENT OF SORGHUM ANTHRACNOSE - (Proceedings)
PROM,L.K., ERPELDING,J.E., ROONEY,W.L., SCREENING THE SUDANESE WORKING COLLECTION FOR RESISTANCE TO COLLETOTRICHUM SUBLINEOLUM, CAUSAL AGENT OF SORGHUM ANTHRACNOSE, BIENNIAL GRAIN SORGHUM RESEARCH AND UTILIZATION CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS, 2003.
SCREENING THE SUDANESE WORKING COLLECTION FOR RESISTANCE TO COLLETOTRICHUM SUBLINEOLUM, CAUSAL AGENT OF SORGHUM ANTHRACNOSE - (Abstract Only)
THE EMERGENCE OF SORGHUM DOWNY MILDEW RESISTANT TO METALAXYL SEED TREATMENT ON THE UPPER COAST OF TEXAS - (Abstract Only)
TRANSMISSION OF CLAVICEPS AFRICANA SPORES FROM DISEASED TO NON-INFECTED SORGHUM BY CORN EARWORM MOTHS, HELICOVERPA ZEA - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
PROM,L.K., LOPEZ,J. ., LATHEEF,M.A., TRANSMISSION OF CLAVICEPS AFRICANA SPORES FROM DISEASED TO NON-INFECTED SORGHUM BY CORN EARWORM MOTHS, HELICOVERPA ZEA, JOURNAL OF SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE, 2003.
RESPONSE OF EIGHT SORGHUM CULTIVARS INOCULATED WITH FUSARIUM THAPSINUM, CURVULARIA LUNATA, AND A MIXTURE OF THE TWO FUNGI - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
PROM,L.K., WANISKA,R.D., KOLLO,A.I., ROONEY,W.L., RESPONSE OF EIGHT SORGHUM CULTIVARS INOCULATED WITH FUSARIUM THAPSINUM, CURVULARIA LUNATA, AND A MIXTURE OF THE TWO FUNGI, CROP PROTECTION JOURNAL, 2002.
LABORATORY GREENHOUSE, AND FIELD ASSESSMENT OF FOURTEEN FUNGICIDES FOR ACTIVITY AGAINST CLAVICEPS AFRICANA, CAUSAL AGENT OF SORGHUM ERGOT - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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