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Dorothy M Hinton
Toxicology & Mycotoxin Research
Microbiologist

Phone: (706) 546-3195
Fax: (706) 546-3116
Room SB-45

USDA, ARS, SAA
950 COLLEGE STATION ROAD
RBRRC
ATHENS , GA 306052720

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Quorum quenchers and sensors as possible roles for mycotoxins and other secondary metabolites of fungi -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M. 2016. Quorum quenchers and sensors as possible roles for mycotoxins and other secondary metabolites of fungi. Corn Utilization & Technology Conference, June6-8, 2016, St.Louis Missouri
The Occurrence of Balansioid Endophytes in Georgia, Florida, and Southern Grasses -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M. 2016. The Occurrence of Balansioid Endophytes in Georgia, Florida, and Southern Grasses. University of Florida Handout. Quincy, Florida. April 26, 2016.
Bacillus mojavensis biofilm formation and biosurfactant production using a Laser Ablation Electrospray Ionization System -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M., Mitchell, T.R. 2015. Bacillus mojavensis biofilm formation and biosurfactant production using a Laser Ablation Electrospray Ionization System. American Phytopathological Society Annual Meeting. August 1-5, 2015. Pasadena, CA.
Defensive functions and responsible metabolites of microbial endophytes -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M., Mitchell, T.R. 2015. Defensive functions and responsible metabolites of microbial endophytes. Proceedings of the 8th International Symbiosis Congress, the University of Lisbon, Lisbon Portugal, July 12-18, 2015, p 154.
Defensive functions and responsible metabolites of microbial endophytes -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M., Mitchell, T.R. 2015. Defensive functions and responsible metabolites of microbial endophytes. 8th Congress of the International Symbiosis Society. July 12-17,2015. Lisbon, Portugal. p235.
New Hosts for Balansia epichloe in tall fescue pastures -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M., Palencia, E. 2014. New Hosts for Balansia epichloe in tall fescue pastures. 25th Annual Luttrell and Symposium in Honor of Dr. Richard Hanlin. May 2, 2014. Athens, Georgia.
The abiotic and biotic plant stress tolerant and beneficial secondary metabolites produced by endophytic Bacillus species -
Historical accounts of George Washington Carver's contributions to the study of fungi and fungal diseases of plants in the southestern United States -
Bacon, C.W., Collins, D., Brown, R.L., Hinton, D.M., Frederick, L., Warren, H. 2014. Historical accounts of George Washington Carver's contributions to the study of fungi and fungal diseases of plants in the southestern United States. 114th American Society for Microbiology General Meeting. May 17-20, 2014. Boston, Massachusetts.
Analyses of black Aspergillus species of peanut and maize for ochratoxins and fumonisins Reprint Icon -
Palencia, E.R., Mitchell, T.R., Snook, M.E., Glenn, A.E., Gold, S.E., Hinton, D.M., Riley, R.T., Bacon, C.W. 2014. Analyses of black Aspergillus species of peanut and maize for ochratoxins and fumonisins. Journal of Food Protection. 77(5):805-813. DOI: 10.4315/0362-028X.JFP-13-321.
Constitutive expression of fluorescent protein by Aspergillus var. niger and Aspergillus carbonarius to monitor fungal colonization in maize plants Reprint Icon -
Palencia, E.R., Glenn, A.E., Hinton, D.M., Bacon, C.W. 2013. Constitutive expression of fluorescent protein by Aspergillus var. niger and Aspergillus carbonarius to monitor fungal colonization in maize plants. Journal of Microbiological Methods. 94(2013):381-389. doi: 10.1016/j.mimet.2013.07.016.
Microbial endophytes: future challenges -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M. 2014. Microbial endophytes: future challenges. In: Verma, V.C., Gange, A.C., editors. Advances in Endophytic Research. XXIII edition. New Delhi, India: Springer. p. 441-451.
Additional hosts for Balansia epichloe in tall fescue pastures -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M. 2013. Additional hosts for Balansia epichloe in tall fescue pastures [abstract]. Phytopathology 103(Suppl. 2):S2.11. DOI: 10.1094/PHYTO-103-6-S2.11
Characterization of strains of Bacillus mojavensis for biocontrol of a maize pathogen -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M., Mitchell, T.R. 2013. Characterization of strains of Bacillus mojavensis for biocontrol of a maize pathogen. Genetics of Maize- Microbe International Workshop. February 24-27, 2013. St Louis, Missouri.
Additional hosts of Balansia-infected grasses in tall fescue pastures -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M. 2012. Additional hosts of Balansia-infected grasses in tall fescue pastures. SERA-IEG 8. November 11, 2012. Lexington, Kentucky.
Characterization of endophytic strains of Bacillus mojavensis and their production of surfactin isomers Reprint Icon -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M., Mitchell, T.R., Snook, M.E., Olubajo, B. 2012. Characterization of endophytic strains of Bacillus mojavensis and their production of surfactin isomers. Biological Control. 62:1-9.
Endophyte-mediated adjustments in host morphology and physiology and effects on host fitness traits in grasses Reprint Icon -
Torres, M.S., White, J.F., Zhang, X., Hinton, D.M., Bacon, C.W. 2011. Endophyte-mediated adjustments in host morphology and physiology and effects on host fitness traits in grasses. Fungal Ecology. 5(2012):322-330. DOI:10.1016/j.funeco.2011.05.006.
Surfactin A production and isoforms characterizations in strains of <i>Bacillus mojavensis</i> for control of a maize pathogen, <i>Fusarium verticillioides</i> -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M., Mitchell, T., Snook, M.E. 2011. Surfactin A production and isoforms characterizations in strains of <i>Bacillus mojavensis</i> for control of a maize pathogen, <i>Fusarium verticillioides</i>. American Phytopathological Society and the International Association for the Plant Protection Sciences, Joint Meeting. August 6-10,2011. Honolulu, HI.
Endophytic associations and production of mycotoxins by the Aspergillus section Nigri species -
Palencia, E., Mitchell, T., Riley, R.T., Hinton, D.M., Snook, M.E., Bacon, C.W. 2011. Endophytic associations and production of mycotoxins by the Aspergillus section Nigri species. American Phytopathological Society and the International Plant Protection Congress (IPPC) Joint Meeting. August 6-10, 2011. Honolulu, HI.
In planta reduction of maize seedling stalk lesions by the bacterial endophyte Bacillus mojavensis Reprint Icon -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M. 2011. In planta reduction of maize seedling stalk lesions by the bacterial endophyte Bacillus mojavensis. Canadian Journal of Microbiology. 57:485-492.
Surfactin A Production and Isoform Characterizations in Strains of Bacillus mojavensis for Potential Control of Fusarium verticillioides and Fumonisin in Maize -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M., Mitchell, T.R., Snook, M.E. 2011. Surfactin A Production and Isoform Characterizations in Strains of Bacillus mojavensis for Potential Control of Fusarium verticillioides and Fumonisin in Maize. Genetics of Maize Disease Workshop Renaissance. February 20-23, 2011. Raleigh North Hills, NC.
Bacillus mojavensis: its endophytic nature, the surfactins and their role in the plant response to infection by Fusarium verticillioides -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M. 2011. Bacillus mojavensis: its endophytic nature, the surfactins and their role in the plant response to infection by Fusarium verticillioides. In: Maheshwari, D.K., editors. Bacteria in Agrobiology: Plant Growth Responses. Berlin: Springer-Verlag. p. 21-39.
Relationship of substrate and surfactin production by Bacillus mojavensis strains and their antagonistical response to Fusarium verticillioides -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M., Snook, M.E. 2010. Relationship of substrate and surfactin production by Bacillus mojavensis strains and their antagonistical response to Fusarium verticillioides. American Phytopathological Society Annual Meeting. August 7-10,2010. Charlotte, NC. 100(6):S10.
The black Aspergillus species of maize and peanuts and their potential for mycotoxin production Reprint Icon -
Palencia, E.R., Hinton, D.M., Bacon, C.W. 2010. The black Aspergillus species of maize and peanuts and their potential for mycotoxin production. Toxins. 2(4):399-416.
Surfactin production by strains of Bacillus mojavensis -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M., Mitchell, T.R., Snook, M.E. 2009. Surfactin production by strains of Bacillus mojavensis. American Phytopathology Society. August 1 - 5, 2009. Portland, OR.
Isolation and characterization of Leu[7]-Surfactin from the endophytic bacterium Bacillus mojavensis RRC 101, a biocontrol agent for Fusarium verticillioides Reprint Icon -
Snook, M.E., Mitchell, T.R., Hinton, D.M., Bacon, C.W. 2009. Isolation and characterization of Leu[7]-Surfactin from the endophytic bacterium Bacillus mojavensis RRC 101, a biocontrol agent for Fusarium verticillioides. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 57:4287-4292.
Endophyte-host cross talk as a signaling determinant for grass mutualisms: Presumptive evidence -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M. 2008. Endophyte-host cross talk as a signaling determinant for grass mutualisms: Presumptive evidence. Nov. 11-14,2008. "New Directions in Endophyte Research" at the VI Latin American Congress on Mycology, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Bacillus mojavensis transforms BOA into fungitoxic APO in the presence of fusarium verticillioides -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M., Glenn, A.E., Macias, F.A., Marin, D. 2008. Bacillus mojavensis transforms BOA into fungitoxic APO in the presence of fusarium verticillioides. International Allelopathy Congress. Sept. 21-26,2008. Saratoga Springs, NY.
Interaction of fusaric acid and maize seedling lesion development and reduction by isolates of Bacillus mogavensis -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M. 2008. Interaction of fusaric acid and maize seedling lesion development and reduction by isolates of Bacillus mogavensis. American Phytopathological Society. July 26-30,2008. Minneapolis,MN.
The Endophytic Niche and Grass Defense -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M., Glenn, A.E. 2009. The Endophytic Niche and Grass Defense. In: White, J.F. and Torres, M., editors. Defensive mutualism in microbial symbiosis. Boca Raton, FL:Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. p. 383-404.
Bacillus mojavensis, An Endophytic Biocontrol Bacterium Antagonistic to Fusarium verticillioides: Isolation, Growth Measurements, GFP Transformation, and Theory -
Bacon, C.W., Olubajo, B.A., Hinton, D.M. 2008. Characterization of bacterial endophytes for biocontrol purposes: Bacillus mojavensis, a case study. In: Sorvari, S. and Mattila, A.M., editors. Prospects and Applications for Plant Associated Microbes: A laboratory manual. Turku, Finland:BioBien Innovations. p. 144-153.
Interactions of Bacillus mojavensis and Fusarium verticillioides with a benzoxazolinone (BOA) and its transformation product, APO. -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M., Glenn, A.E., Macias, F.A., Marin, D. 2007. Interactions of Bacillus mojavensis and Fusarium verticillioides with a benzoxazolinone (BOA) and its transformation product, APO. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 33:1885-1897.
Bacillus mojavensis Intensified the Accumulation of Fungitoxic APO in the Presence of Fusarium verticillioides -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M., Glenn, A.E., Macias, F.A., Marin, D. 2007. Bacillus mojavensis Intensified the Accumulation of Fungitoxic APO in the Presence of Fusarium verticillioides. Phytopathology. 97:S6.
Phenotypic subtyping and colonization studies of the maize endophyte Bacillus mojavensis -
Olubajo, B.A., Hinton, D.M., Bacon, C.W. 2007. Phenotypic subtyping and colonization studies of the maize endophyte Bacillus mojavensis. Phytopathology. 97:S87.
Potential for Control of Seedling Blight of Wheat Caused by Fusarium graminearum and Related Species Using the Bacterial Endophyte Bacillus mojavensis -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M. 2007. Potential for Control of Seedling Blight of Wheat Caused by Fusarium graminearum and Related Species Using the Bacterial Endophyte Bacillus mojavensis. Biocontrol Science and Technology. 17:81-94.
Corn seedling disease, fusaric acid as the wilt toxin and the need for biocontrol of Fusarium verticillioides and other Fusarium species -
Bacon, C.W., Snook, M.E., Hinton, D.M. 2006. Corn seedling disease, fusaric acid as the wilt toxin and the need for biocontrol of Fusarium verticillioides and other Fusarium species. Aflatoxin/Fumonisin Elimination and Fungal Genomics Workshop. October 16-18,2006. Fort Worth, TX.
Is fusaric acid a wilt toxin in maize? -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M. 2006. Is fusaric acid a wilt toxin in maize? [abstract] Phytopathology 96:S7.
BACTERIAL ENDOPHYTES: THE ENDOPHYTIC NICHE, ITS OCCUPANTS, AND ITS UTILITY -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M. 2006. Bacterial endophytes: the endophytic niche, its occupants, and its utility. In: Gnanamanickam, S.S., editor. Plant-Associated Bacteria. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer. p. 155-194.
ISOLATION, IN PLANTA DETECTION, AND USES OF ENDOPHYTIC BACTERIA FOR PLANT PROTECTION -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M. 2007. Isolation, in planta detection, and uses of endophytic bacteria for plant protection. In: Hurst, C.J., Crawford, R.L., Garland, J.L., Lipson, D.A., Mills, A.L., Stetzenbach, L.D., editors. Manual of Environmental Microbiology. 3rd Edition. Washington, DC:ASM Press. p. 638-651.
FUSARIC ACID, A FUSARIUM VERTICILLIOIDIES MIASMA TO BACILLUS MOJAVENSIS, A BIOLOGICAL CONTROL BACTERIAL ENDOPHYTE -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M. 2006. Fusaric acid, a fusarium verticillioidies miasma to bacillus mojavensis, a biological control bacterial endophyte. Aflatoxin Elimination Workshop Proceedings. p. 61.
INFLUENCE OF WATER STRESS ON EMERGENCE OF FUSARIUM VERTICILLIOIDES FROM CORN PLANT TISSUES -
Yates, I.E., Mehrabi, L., Hinton, D.M., Bacon, C.W., Jaworski, A.J. 2005. Influence of water stress on emergence of fusarium verticillioides from corn plant tissues [abstract]. p2.101.
TENTATIVE IDENTIFICATION OF BACILLUS MOJAVENSIS ANTIFUNGAL INHIBITOR -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M. 2005. Tentative identification of bacillus mojavensis antifungal inhibitor [abstract]. Phytopathology. 95(6):S5.
GROWTH-INHIBITING EFFECTS OF CONCENTRATIONS OF FUSARIC ACID ON THE GROWTH OF BACILLUS MOJAVENSIS AND OTHER BIOCONTROL BACILLUS SPECIES -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M., Hinton Jr, A. 2006. Growth-inhibiting effects of concentrations of fusaric acid on the growth of bacillus mojavensis and other biocontrol bacillus species. Journal of Applied Microbiology. 100:185-194.
NICHE OVERLAP INDEX AS AN INDICATOR FOR COMPETITION BETWEEN ENDOPHYTIC COLONIZATION OF MAIZE BY BACILLUS MOJAVENSIS AND FUSARIUM VERTICILLIOIDES -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M. 2004. Niche overlap index as an indicator for competition between endophytic colonization of maize by bacillus mojavensis and fusarium verticillioides. Phytopathology. v.94. p.796.
IN VITRO ASSESSMENTS OF DIVERSE PLANT PATHOGENIC FUNGI TREATED WITH A NOVEL GROWTH CONTROL AGENT -
Yates, I.E., Arnold, J.W., Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M. 2004. In vitro assessments of diverse plant pathogenic fungi treated with a novel growth control agent. Crop Protection 23:1169-1176.
FIELD PERFORMANCE OF MAIZE GROWN FROM FUSARIUM VERTICILLIOIDES-INOCULATED SEED -
Yates, I.E., Widstrom, N.W., Bacon, C.W., Glenn, A.E., Sparks, D., Jaworski, A.J., Hinton, D.M. 2004. Field performance of maize grown from fusarium verticillioides-inoculated seed. Mycopathologia. 159:65-73.
Fusaric acid, a Fusarium verticillioides metabolite, antagonistic to the endophytic biocontrol bacterium Bacillus mojavensis -
Bacon, C.W., Hinton, D.M., Porter, J.K., Glenn, A.E., Kuldau, G.A. 2004. Fusaric acid, a Fusarium verticillioides metabolite, antagonistic to the endophytic biocontrol bacterium Bacillus mojavensis. Canadian Journal of Botany. 82:878-885.
FIELD PERFORMANCE OF CORN GROWN FROM FUSARIUM VERTICILLIOIDES-INOCULATED SEED -
Yates, I.E., Widstrom, N.W., Bacon, C.W., Glenn, A.E., Hinton, D.M., Sparks, D., Jaworski, A.J. 2004. Field performance of corn grown from fusarium verticillioides-inoculated seed. Multicrop Aflatoxin and Fumonisin Elimination and Fungal Genomics Workshop-The Peanut Foundation. October 12-15, 2003, Savannah, Georgia. p. 16.
FUSARIC ACID, A FUSARIUM VERTICILLIOIDES METABOLITE, USEFUL AGAINST THE ENDOPHYTIC BACTERIUM BACILLUS MOJAVENSIS. -
BACON, C.W., HINTON, D.M., PORTER, J.K., GLENN, A.E., KULDAU, G. FUSARIC ACID, A FUSARIUM VERTICILLIOIDES METABOLITE, USEFUL AGAINST THE ENDOPHYTIC BACTERIUM BACILLUS MOJAVENSIS.. PHYTOPATHOLOGY. 2003. v.93(16)(Suppl.1). Abstract p.56.
FUSARIUM VERTICILLIOIDES INDUCTION OF MAIZE SEED ROT AND ITS CONTROL -
YATES, I.E., ARNOLD, J.W., HINTON, D.M., BASINGER, W., WALCOTT, R. FUSARIUM VERTICILLIOIDES INDUCTION OF MAIZE SEED ROT AND ITS CONTROL. CANADIAN JOURNAL OF BOTANY. 2003. v.81. p.422-428.
POTENTIAL CONTROL OF SEEDLING BLIGHT OF WHEAT WITH THE BACTERIAL ENDOPHYTE BACILLUS MOJAVENSIS -
RIBOTYPING AS A MEANS TO DELINEATE GROUPS WITHIN THE BIOCONTROL BACTERIUM BACILLUS MOJAVENSIS -
ENDOPHYTIC AND BIOCONTROL POTENTIAL OF BACILLUS MOJAVENSIS AND RELATED SPECIES -
FUSARIUM VERTICILLIOIDES CONIIDIATION AND THE IMPACT ON INFECTION AND DISEASE OF CORN SEEDLINGS. -
RIBOTYPING OF BACILLUS MOJAVENSIS STRAINS FROM DESERT SOILS, USEFUL AS BIOLOGICAL CONTROL AGENTS FOR GIBBERELLA MONILIFORME IN MAIZE -
DETOXIFICATION OF CORN ANTIMICROBIAL COMPOUNDS AS THE BASIS FOR ISOLATING FUSARIUM VERTICILLIOIDES AND OTHER FUSARIUM SPECIES FROM CORN -
CONTROL OF SEEDLING BLIGHT IN WHEAT BY BACILLUS MOJAVENSIS -
FIELD GROWTH AND YIELD OF CORN PLANTS FROM FUSARIUM VERTICILLIOIDES- INFECTED SEED -
ISOLATION, IN PLANTA DETECTION, AND CULTURE OF ENDOPHYTIC BACTERIA AND FUNGI - CHAPTER FOR THE MANUAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY, 2ND EDITION. -
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