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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Douglas G Luster (Doug)
Foreign Disease-weed Science Research
Plant Physiology

Phone: (301) 619-7339
Fax: (301) 619-2880
Room 132

1301 DITTO AVENUE
FORT DETRICK , MD 217025023

Projects
Determining the Role for a Novel Virus in Citrus Blight
General Cooperative Agreement (A)
  Accession Number: 428944
Biological Control of Invasive Wood-Boring Insect Pests such as Emerald Ash Borer and Asian Longhorned Beetle
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 429043
Identification, Characterization, and Biology of Foreign and Emerging Viral and Bacterial Plant Pathogens
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 422773
Emerging Foreign Fungal Plant Pathogens: Detection, Biology, and Interactions with Host Plants
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 423056

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
The effect of salinity on the growth, sporulation and infection of Phytophthora ramorum -
Preuett, J.A., Collins, D.J., Luster, D.G., Widmer, T.L. 2016. The effect of salinity on the growth, sporulation and infection of Phytophthora ramorum. Fungal Ecology. 23:123-130.
In situ hybridization for the detection of rust fungi in paraffin embedded plant tissue sections Reprint Icon -
Ellison, M.A., Mcmahon, M.B., Bonde, M.R., Luster, D.G., Palmer, C.L. 2016. In situ hybridization for the detection of rust fungi in paraffin embedded plant tissue sections. Plant Methods. 12:37. DOI: 10.1186/s13007-016-0137-3..
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 -
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.
Records of unsuccessful attack by Anoplophora glabripennis (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) on broadleaf trees of questionable suitability in Ontario -
Potential new associations of North American parasitoids with the invasive Asian longhorned beetle (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) for biological control -
Duan, J.J., Aparicio, E.M., Tatman, D.M., Smith, M.T., Luster, D.G. 2016. Potential new associations of North American parasitoids with the invasive Asian longhorned beetle (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) for biological control. Journal of Economic Entomology. 109(2):699–704.
First Report of the Ug99 race group of wheat stem rust, Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici, in Egypt -
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.
Protein expression profiling of Rathayibacter toxicus using mass spectrometry -
Fennessey, C.M., Blanc, J., Sechler, A.J., Mcmahon, M.B., Garrett, W.M., Luster, D.G., Schneider, W.L. 2015. Protein expression profiling of Rathayibacter toxicus using mass spectrometry. Phytopathology. 105:S4:43.
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 -
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.
Changes in Canada thistle (Cirsium arvense) shoot density following inoculation with Puccinia punctiformis and induction of symptomatic and asymptomatic systemic disease -
Fungicide impact on in vitro germination of Basidiospores of Puccinia horiana, causal agent of Chrysanthemum white rust -
Palmer, C.L., Bonde, M.R., Nester, S.E., Revell, J.M., Luster, D.G. 2015. Fungicide impact on in vitro germination of Basidiospores of Puccinia horiana, causal agent of Chrysanthemum white rust. Plant Health Progress. 16(2):73-76.
Longevity of Uromyces transversalis, causal agent of Gladiolus Rust, under various environmental conditions -
Draft genome sequence of XANTHOMONAS ARBORICOLA strain 3004, causal agent of bacterial disease on barley -
Evidence for systemic infection by Puccinia horiana, causal agent of Chrysanthemum White Rust, in Chrysanthemum -
Bonde, M.R., Murphy, C.A., Bauchan, G.R., Luster, D.G., Palmer, C.L., Nester, S.E., Revell, J., Berner, D.K. 2014. Evidence for systemic infection by Puccinia horiana, causal agent of Chrysanthemum White Rust, in Chrysanthemum. Phytopathology. http://dx.doi.org/10.1094/PHYTO-09-13-0266-R.
Longevity of Puccinia horiana teliospores under various environmental conditions Reprint Icon -
Bonde, M.R., Palmer, C.L., Luster, D.G., Nester, S.E., Revell, J., Berner, D.K. 2014. Longevity of Puccinia horiana teliospores under various environmental conditions. Plant Health Progress. doi: 10.1094/PHP-RS-13-0117.
Disruption of Rpp1-mediated soybean rust resistance by virus-induced gene silencing Reprint Icon -
Cooper, B., Campbell, K., Mcmahon, M.B., Luster, D.G. 2013. Disruption of Rpp1-mediated soybean rust resistance by virus-induced gene silencing. Plant Signaling and Behavior. 8(12):e27543.
Sporulation capacity and longevity of Puccinia horiana teliospores in infected chrysanthemum leaves -
Bonde, M.R., Palmer, C.L., Luster, D.G., Nester, S.E., Revell, J., Berner, D.K. 2013. Sporulation capacity and longevity of Puccinia horiana teliospores in infected chrysanthemum leaves. Plant Health Progress. doi:10.1094/PHP-2013-0823-01-RS.
Screening selected Gulf Coast forest species for susceptibility to Phytophthora ramorum -
Preuett, J.A., Collins, D.J., Luster, D.G., Widmer, T.L. 2013. Screening selected Gulf Coast forest species for susceptibility to Phytophthora ramorum. Plant Health Progress. PHP 2013-0730-01-RS.
Gene expression and proteomic analysis of the formation of P. pachyrhizi appressoria -
Stone, C.L., Mcmahon, M.B., Fortis, L.L., Nunez, A., Smythers, G.W., Luster, D.G., Frederick, R.D. 2012. Gene expression and proteomic analysis of the formation of P. pachyrhizi appressoria. Biomed Central (BMC) Genomics. 13:269.
Novel phakopsora pachyrhizi extracellular proteins are ideal targets for immunological diagnostic assays -
Luster, D.G., Mcmahon, M.B., Edwards, H.H., Boerma, B.L., Miller, S.A., Dorrance, A.E. 2012. Novel phakopsora pachyrhizi extracellular proteins are ideal targets for immunological diagnostic assays. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 78(11):3890-3895.
Molecular, ultrastructural and biological characterization of Pennsylvania isolates of plum pox potyvirus (PPV) -
Schneider, W.L., Damsteegt, V.D., Gildow, F.E., Stone, A.L., Sherman, D.J., Levy, L.E., Mavrodieva, V., Richwine, N., Welliver, R., Luster, D.G. 2011. Molecular, ultrastructural and biological characterization of Pennsylvania isolates of plum pox potyvirus (PPV). Phytopathology. 94:528-533.
Proteomic analysis of germinating urediniospores of Phakopsora pachyrhizi, causal agent of Asian Soybean Rust -
Luster, D.G., Mcmahon, M.B., Carter, M.L., Fortis, L.L., Nunez, A. 2010. Proteomic analysis of germinating urediniospores of Phakopsora pachyrhizi, causal agent of Asian Soybean Rust. Proteomics. 7:3549-3557.
Emerging infectious plant diseases -
Fletcher, J., Luster, D.G., Bostock, R., Burans, J., Cardwell, K., Gottwald, T.R., Mcdaniel, L., Royer, M., Smith, K. 2010. Emerging infectious plant diseases. Emerging Infections. doi: 10.1128/9781555816803.ch18.
Best linear unbiased prediction of host range of the facultative parasite Colletotrichum gloeosporioides f. sp. salsolae, a potential biological control agent of Russian thistle -
Berner, D.K., Bruckart, W.L., Cavin, C.A., Michael, J.L., Carter, M.L., Luster, D.G. 2009. Best linear unbiased prediction of host range of the facultative parasite Colletotrichum gloeosporioides f. sp. salsolae, a potential biological control agent of Russian thistle. Biological Control. 158-168.
Simple Sequence Repeat Markers Useful for Sorghum Downy Mildew (Peronosclerospora sorghi) and Related Species -
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 -
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.
An Immunofluorescence Assay to Detect Urediniospores of the Soybean Rust Pathogen, Phakopsora pachyrhizi -
Baysal, F., Dorrance, A., Ivey, M.L., Luster, D.G., Frederick, R.D., Czarnecki, J., Boehm, M., Miller, S. 2009. An Immunofluorescence Assay to Detect Urediniospores of the Soybean Rust Pathogen, Phakopsora pachyrhizi. Plant Disease. 92:1387-1393.
Phytophthora Database: A forensic database supporting the identification and monitoring of Phytophthora -
Park, J., Park, B., Veeraraghavan, N., Jung, K., Lee, Y., Blair, J.E., Geiser, D., Isard, S., Mansfield, M.A., Nikolaeva, E., Park, S., Kim, S.H., Greene, M., Ivors, K.L., Balci, Y., Peiman, M., Erwin, D.C., Coffey, M.D., Rossman, A.Y., Farr, D.F., Cline, E., Grunwald, N.J., Luster, D.G., Schrandt, J.K., Martin, F.N., Ribeiro, O.K., Makalowska, I., Kang, S. 2008. Phytophthora Database: A forensic database supporting the identification and monitoring of Phytophthora. Plant Disease. 92:966-972.
A small family of Phakopsora pachyrhizi proteins localized to the spore wall -
Luster, D.G., Mcmahon, M.B., Carter, M.L. 2008. A small family of Phakopsora pachyrhizi proteins localized to the spore wall. Phytopathology. 98:S95
Development and Validation of a Tissue based Panel for the P. ramorum Proficiency Testing Program -
Mavrodieva, V., Negi, S., Picton, D., Levy, L., Tooley, P.W., Shishkoff, N., Luster, D.G. 2008. Development and Validation of a Tissue based Panel for the P. ramorum Proficiency Testing Program. Phytopathology. 98:S100
Microbial Forensics and Plant Pathogens -
Luster, D.G., Fletcher, J., Melcher, U., Sherwood, J. 2008. Microbial Forensics and Plant Pathogens. Wiley Handbook of Science Technology for Homeland Security. DOI: 10.1002/9780470087923.hhs391 (online posting)
Development of simple sequence repeat markers for the soybean rust fungus, Phakopsora pachyrhizi -
Anderson, S.J., Stone, C.L., Posada-Buitrago, M., Boore, J.L., Neelam, B.A., Stephens, R.M., Luster, D.G., Frederick, R.D., Pedley, K.F. 2008. Development of simple sequence repeat markers for the soybean rust fungus, Phakopsora pachyrhizi. Molecular Ecology Resources. 8:1310-1312.
National Plant Diagnostic Network Five-Year Review: Report of the Review Panel -
Luster, D.G. 2008. National Plant Diagnostic Network Five-Year Review: Report of the Review Panel. Phytopathology News. 42(4): 46-47
An immunofluorescence assay to detect soybean rust urediniospores -
Baysal, F., Dorrance, A., Lewis-Ivey, M., Luster, D.G., Frederick, R.D., Czarnecki, J., Boehm, M., Miller, S. 2007. An immunofluorescence assay to detect soybean rust urediniospores. Phytopathology. 97:S9
Phenotypic and genetic variation among soybean rust isolates -
Anderson, S.J., Stone, C.L., Boore, J.L., Neelam, B.A., Stephens, R.M., Luster, D.G., Frederick, R.D., Pedley, K.F. 2007. Phenotypic and genetic variation among soybean rust isolates. Phytopathology. 97:S4
A Quarter of a Century of Contributions from the FDWSRU in Biological Control of Weeds -
Bruckart, W.L., Berner, D.K., Luster, D.G. 2007. A quarter of a century of contributions from the fdwsru in biological control of weeds. International Symposium on Biological Control of Weeds.
Extracellular proteins from the Phakopsora pachyrhizi spore wall -
Luster, D.G., Mcmahon, M.B. 2007. Extracellular proteins from the Phakopsora pachyrhizi spore wall. Phytopathology. 97:S68
Pathogen threat assessment is predictive plant pathology -
Luster, D.G. 2007. Pathogen threat assessment is predictive plant pathology. Phytopathology. 97:S137
First report of leaf spot caused by Cladosporium herbarum on Centaurea solstitialis in Greece -
Berner, D.K., Smallwood, E.L., Mcmahon, M.B., Luster, D.G., Kashefi, J. 2007. First report of leaf spot caused by Cladosporium herbarum on Centaurea solstitialis in Greece. Plant Disease. 91:463.
FIRST REPORT OF PUCCINIA JACEAE VAR. SOLSTITIALIS PYCNIA ON YELLOW STARTHISTLE IN THE UNITED STATES -
Fisher, A.J., Bruckart, W.L., Mcmahon, M., Luster, D.G., Smith, L. 2006. First report of puccinia jaceae var. solstitialis pycnia on yellow starthistle in the United States. Plant Disease.90:1362.
EVALUATING THE THREAT POSED BY FUNGI ON THE APHIS LIST OF REGULATED PLANT PESTS -
Rossman, A.Y., Britton, K., Luster, D.G., Palm, M., Royer, M., Sherald, J. 2006. Evaluating the threat posed by fungi on the APHIS list of regulated plant pests. Online. Plant Health Progress doi:10.1094/PHP-2006-0505-01-PS. Available: http://www.plantmanagementnetwork.org/pub/php/perspective/2006/fungi/
Plant Pathogen Culture Collections: It Takes a Village to Preserve These Resources Vital to the Advancement of Agricultural Security and Plant Pathology -
Kang, S., Blair, J.E., Geiser, D.M., Khang, C., Park, S., Gahegan, M., O Donnell, K., Luster, D.G., Kim, S.H., Ivors, K.L., Lee, Y., Lee, Y., Grunwald, N.J., Martin, F.N., Coffey, M.D., Veeraraghavan, N., Makalowska, I. 2006. Plant pathogen culture collections: It takes a village to preserve these resources vital to the advancement of agricultural security and plant pathology. Phytopathology. 96:920-925.
SAVING PATHOGEN COLLECTION: IT TAKES A VILLAGE -
Kang, S., Blair, J.E., Geiser, D.M., Khang, C., Park, S., Gehegan, M., Luster, D.G., Ivors, K.L., Kim, S.H., Lee, Y., Lee, Y., Grunwald, N.J., Veeraraghavan, N., Makalowska, I. 2006. Saving pathogen collection: it takes a village. Phytopathology. 96:920-925.
CHARACTERIZATION OF PROTEINS SECRETED BY PHAKOPSORA PACHYRHIZI DURING SPORE GERMINATION -
Luster, D.G., Mcmahon, M.B., Carter, M.L. 2006. Characterization of proteins secreted by phakopsora pachyrhizi during spore germination. Phytopathology. 96:S71
DISCOVERY OF CERCOSPORELLA LEAF SPOT ON RUSSIAN KNAPWEED IN MONTANA -
Bruckart, W.L., Eskandari, F., Littlefield, J., Mcmahon, M.B., Luster, D.G. 2006. Discovery of cercosporella leaf spot on russian knapweed in montana. Phytopathology. 96:S191.
GENETIC VARIATION IN EURASIAN AND NORTH AMERICAN YELLOW STARTHISTLE (CENTAUREA SOLSTITIALIS L.) POPULATIONS -
Anderson, S.J., Luster, D.G. 2006. Genetic variation in eurasian and north american yellow starthistle (centaurea solstitialis l.) populations. Weed Science Society of America Meeting Abstracts.
AN ASSESSMENT MODEL FOR RATING HIGH-THREAT CROP PATHOGENS -
Schaad, N.W., Abrams, J., Madden, L.V., Frederick, R.D., Luster, D.G., Damsteegt, V.D., Vidaver, A.K. 2006. An assessment model for rating high-threat crop pathogens. Phytopathology 96:616-621
PLANT PATHOGEN FORENSICS: CAPABILITIES, NEEDS AND RECOMMENDATIONS -
Luster, D.G., Fletcher, J., Bender, C., Budowle, B., Cobb, W.T., Gold, S.E., Ishimaru, C.A., Melcher, U., Murch, R., Scherm, H., Seem, R.C., Sherwood, J.L., Sobral, B.W., Tolin, S.A. 2006. Plant pathogen forensics: capabilities, needs and recommendations. Microbiology and Molecular Biology Reviews 70:450-471
EARLY DETECTION OF ASIAN SOYBEAN RUST USING PCR -
Lamour, K., Habera, L., Snover-Clift, K.L., Stack, J., Pierzynski, J., Hammerschmidt, R., Jacobs, J., Byrne, J., Harmon, P.F., Wisler, G.C., Harmon, C.L., Vitoreli, A.M., Levy Laurene, Zeller, K.A., Stone, C.L., Luster, D.G., Frederick, R.D. 2006. Early detection of asian soybean rust using pcr. Plant Health Progress. DOI: 10.1094/PHP-2006-0524-01-RS.
VARIATION IN CENTAUREA SOLSTITIALIS AND POPULATION ORIGINS -
Anderson, S.J., Luster, D.G. Variation in centaurea solstitialis and population origins. ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting Abstracts in Madison, WI
CERCOSPORELLA ACROPTILI AND CERCOSPORELLA CENTAUREICOLA SP. NOV. - POTENTIAL BIOLOGICAL CONTROL AGENTS OF RUSSIAN KNAPWEED AND YELLOW STARTHISTLE, RESPECTIVELY -
Berner, D.K., Eskandari, F., Braun, U., Mcmahon, M.B., Luster, D.G. 2005. Cercosporella acroptili and cercosporella centaureicola sp. nov. - potential biological control agents of russian knapweed and yellow starthistle, respectively. Mycologia 97:1122-1128
IDENTIFICATION OF PROTEINS EXPRESSED IN GERMINATING PHAKOPSORA PACHYRHIZI UREDINIOSPORES -
Luster, D.G., McMahon, M.B., Choi, J., Carter, M.L., Nunez, A., Frederick, R.D. 2005. Identification of proteins expressed in germinating Phakopsora pachyrhizi urediniospores [abstract]. Phytopathology. 95:S63.
IN PLANTA INTERACTIONS OF THREE PLUM POX POTYVIRUS STRAINS WITHIN CULTIVAR LOVELL PEACH SEEDLINGS -
Damsteegt, V.D., Stone, A.L., Sherman, D.J., Schneider, W.L., Gildow, F., Luster, D.G. 2005. In planta interactions of three plum pox potyvirus strains within cultivar Lovell peach seedlings[abstract]. Phytopathology. 95:S22.
THE SOYBEAN APHID, APHIS GLYCINES, A NEW VECTOR OF ENDEMIC DWARFING AND YELLOWING ISOLATES OF SOYBEAN DWARF LUTEOVIRUS -
Damsteegt, V.D., Stone, A.L., Schneider, W.L., Sherman, D.J., Gildow, F.E., Luster, D.G. 2005. The soybean aphid, Aphis glycines, a new vector of endemic dwarfing and yellowing isolates of soybean dwarf luteovirus [abstracr]. Phytopathology. 95:S22.
DEPLOYMENT OF PUCCINIA JACEAE FOR BIOLOGICAL CONTROL OF YELLOW STARTHISTLE IN CALIFORNIA -
Bruckart, W.L., Luster, D.G., Villegas, B., Woods, D. 2005. Deployment of puccinia jaceae for biological control of yellow starthistle in california. Weed Science Society of America Meeting Abstracts, in Lawrence, KS.
EURASIAN ORIGINS OF NORTH AMERICAN YELLOW STARTHISTLE (CENTAUREA SOLSTITIALIS L.) AS ESTIMATED BY MICROSATELLITE ANALYSIS -
Anderson, S.J., Luster, D.G. 2005. Eurasian origins of north american yellow starthistle (centaurea solstitialis l.) as estimated by microsatellite analysis. Weed Science Society of America Meeting Abstracts, in Lawrence, KS
TRANSMISSION OF TWO NORTH AMERICAN ISOLATES OF PLUM POX VIRUS: IDENTIFICATION OF APHID VECTORS AND SPECIES-SPECIFIC TRANSMISSION FROM INFECTED STONE FRUITS -
Gildow, F.E., Damsteegt, V.D., Stone, A.L., Schneider, W.L., Luster, D.G., Levy, L. 2004. Transmission of two north american isolates of plum pox virus: identification of aphid vectors and species-specific transmission from infected stone fruits. Acta Horticulture 657:207-212
POTENTIAL PRUNUS HOST RANGE OF PPV-PENN ISOLATES BY APHID TRANSMISSION -
Damsteegt, V.D., Stone, A.L., Gildow, F.E., Schneider, W.L., Luster, D.G. 2004. Potential prunus host range of ppv-penn isolates by aphid transmission. Acta Horticulture 657:201-206
TRANSMISSION OF THREE NORTH AMERICAN ISOLATES OF PLUM POX VIRUS: IDENTIFICATION OF APHID VECTORS AND SPECIES-SPECIFIC TRANSMISSION FROM INFECTED STONE FRUITS -
Gildow, F., Damsteegt, V.D., Stone, A.L., Schneider, W.L., Luster, D.G., Levy, L. 2004. Transmission of three north american isolates of plum pox virus: identification of aphid vectors and species-specific transmission from infected stone fruits. Acta Horticulture 657:207-212
IDENTIFICATION OF PROTEINS IN PHAKOPSORA PACHYRHIZI UREDINIOSPORES USING MALDI-TOF/TOF MASS SPECTROMETRY -
Phytopathology 94:S69
IDENTIFICATION OF PROTEINS EXPRESSED DURING RESISTANT AND SUSCEPTIBLE SOYBEAN-RUST INTERACTIONS -
Luster, D.G., McMahon, M.B., Choi, J.J., Carter, M.L., Nunez, A., Frederick, R.D. 2004. Identification of proteins expressed during resistant and susceptible soybean-rust interactions. Phytopathology. 94:S64.
PLUM POX IN NORTH AMERICA: IDENTIFICATION OF APHID VECTORS AND A ROLE FOR FRUIT IN VIRUS SPREAD -
Gildow, F., Damsteegt, V.D., Stone, A.L., Schneider, W.L., Luster, D.G., Levy, L. 2004. Plum pox in north america: identification of aphid vectors and a role for fruit in virus spread. Phytopathology. 94:868-874.
COMPARATIVE HOST RANGE OF U.S. ISOLATES OF PLUM POX VIRUS AMONG PRUNUS AND OTHER WOODY PLANT SPECIES FOLLOWING GRAFT INOCULATION OR APHID TRANSMISSION -
Damsteegt, V.D., Scorza, R., Gildow, F.E., Schneider, W.L., Stone, A.L., Luster, D.G. 2004. Comparative host range of U.S. isolates of plum pox virus among Prunus and other woody plant species following graft inoculation or aphid transmission. Phytopathology. 94:S24.
STATUS OF PUCCINIA JACEAE IN 2004 BIOLOGICAL CONTROL OF YELLOW STARTHISTLE IN CALIFORNIA -
Bruckart, W.L., Luster, D.G., Woods, .D. 2004. Status of puccinia jaceae in 2004 biological control of yellow starthistle in california. Phytopathology. 94:S12.
DEVELOPMENT OF ASSESSMENT MODELS FOR RATING HIGH-THREAT CROP PATHOGENS -
Schaad, N.W., Abrams, J., Madden, L.V., Frederick, R.D., Luster, D.G., Damsteegt, V.D., Vidaver, A.K. 2004. Development of assessment models for rating high-threat crop pathogens. American Society for Microbiology. 215:72.
RELEASE OF PUCCINIA JACEAE FOR BIOLOGICAL CONTROL OF YELLOW STARTHISTLE -
Bruckart, W.L., Luster, D.G., Woods, D. 2004. Release of puccinia jaceae for biological control of yellow starthistle. Weed Science Society of America Meeting Abstracts, in Lawrence, KS. Abstract #222.
MICROBOTRYUM CARDUI, A POTENTIAL BIOLOGICAL CONTROL AGENT FOR CARDUUS THISTLES IN THE U.S. -
Berner, D.K., Paxson, L.K., Luster, D.G. 2004. Microbotryum cardui, a potential biological control agent for carduus thistles in the U.S. Proceedings of Northeastern Weed Science Society. 57:6-9.
GENERATION OF MOLECULAR MARKERS FOR THE IDENTIFICATION OF ISOLATES OF PUCCINIA JACEAE, A POTENTIAL BIOLOGICAL CONTROL OF YELLOW STARTHISTLE -
Yourman, L.F. and Luster, D.G. 2004. Generation of molecular markers for the identification of isolates of Puccinia jaceae, a potential biological control agent of yellow starthistle. Biological Control 29:73-80.
POTENTIAL PRUNUS HOST RANGE OF PPV-PENN ISOLATES BY APHID TRANSMISSION -
Damsteegt, V.D., Stone, A.L., Gildow, F.E., Schneider, W.L., Luster, D.G. 2004. Potential prunus host range of ppv-penn isolates by aphid transmission. Acta Horticulture Proceedings. p. 46.
PLANT PATHOGEN DATABASE: A COMMUNITY RESOURCE FOR ARCHIVING AND SHARING THE GENETIC AND PHENOTYPIC INFORMATION OF IMPORTANT PATHOGENS -
KANG, S., MAKALOWSKA, I., FREDERICK, R.D., LUSTER, D.G. PLANT PATHOGEN DATABASE. NATIONAL AMERICAN PHYTOPATHOLOGY MEETINGS. 2003.
ADVANCES IN MOLECULAR-BASED DIAGNOSTICS IN MEETING CROP BIOSECURITY AND PHYTOSANITARY ISSUES -
SCHAAD, N.W., FREDERICK, R.D., SHAW, J., SCHNEIDER, W.L., HICKSON, R., PETRILLO, M.D., LUSTER, D.G. ADVANCES IN MOLECULAR-BASED DIAGNOSTICS IN MEETING CROP BIOSECURITY AND PHYTOSANITARY ISSUES. ANNUAL REVIEW OF PHYTOPATHOLOGY. 41: . 2003.
PLANT PATHOGEN DATABASE: A COMMUNITY RESOURCE FOR ARCHIVING AND SHARING THE GENETIC AND PHENOTYPIC INFORMATION OF IMPORTANT PATHOGENS -
KANG, S., MAKALOWSKA, I., FREDERICK, R.D., LUSTER, D.G. PLANT PATHOGEN DATABASE: A COMMUNITY RESOURCE FOR ARCHIVING AND SHARING THE GENETIC AND PHENOTYPIC INFORMATION OF IMPORTANT PATHOGENS. PHYTOPATHOLOGY. 93:S43. 2003.
PROTEIN PROFILES FROM SOYBEAN LEAVES INFECTED WITH SOYBEAN RUST -
LUSTER, D.G., MCMAHON, M.B., CHOI, J.J., FREDERICK, R.D. PROTEIN PROFILES FROM SOYBEAN LEAVES INFECTED WITH SOYBEAN RUST. PHYTOPATHOLOGY. 93:S55. 2003.
REGULATORY APPROVAL PROCESSES FOR RELEASE OF PUCCINIA SPP. FOR BIOLOGICAL CONTROL OF CARDUUS AND CENTAUREA SPP. IN THE UNITED STATES -
Bruckart, W.L., Luster, D.G. 2004. Regulatory approval processes for release of puccinia spp. for biological control of carduus and centaurea spp. in the united states. International Symposium on Biological Control of Weeds. CSIRO Entomology, Canberra, Australia, p. 648.
THE USE OF ACIDIC ELECTROLYZED WATER TO ELIMINATE MICROORGANISMS FROM WHEAT SEED OR SOIL TO DETECT TILLETIA INDICA TELIOSPORES -
Bonde, M.R., Nester, S.E., Schaad, N.W., Frederick, R.D., and Luster, D.G. Improved detection of Tilletia indica teliospores in seed or soil by elimination of contaminating microorganisms with acidic electrolylized water. PLANT DISEASE. 87:712-718. 2003.
GENOTYPING OF PATHOGENS WITH POTENTIAL FOR BIOLOGICAL CONTROL OF INVASIVE WEEDS -
LUSTER, D.G., BRUCKART, W.L., YOURMAN, L., MCMAHON, M.B. GENOTYPING OF PATHOGENS WITH POTENTIAL FOR BIOLOGICAL CONTROL OF INVASIVE WEEDS. XI International Symposium of biological Control of Weeds. p118, #68. 2003.
CURRENT EVENTS AND THE IMPORTATION OF FOREIGN PLANT PATHOGENS FOR WEED BIOLOGICAL CONTROL -
BRUCKART, W.L., BERNER, D.K., LUSTER, D.G. CURRENT EVENTS AND THE IMPORTATION OF FOREIGN PLANT PATHOGENS FOR WEED BIOLOGICAL CONTROL. WEED SCIENCE SOCIETY OF AMERICA ABSTRACTS. 43:59. 2003.
COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF RIBOSOMAL INTERNAL TRANSCRIBED SPACER SEQUENCES FROM YELLOW STARTHISTLE CENTAUREA SOLSTITIALIS -
Yourman, L.F., Shank, K., Luster, D.G. 2003. Comparative analysis of ribosomal internal transcribed spacer sequences from yellow starthistle centaurea solstitialis. Weed Science Society of America Meeting - unpublished 2003 abstracts of National meeting.
FIRST REPORT OF MUSK THISTLE RUST (PUCCINIA CARDUORUM) IN CALIFORNIA AND NEVADA -
WOODS, D., PITCAIRN, M., LUSTER, D.G., BRUCKART, W.L. FIRST REPORT OF MUSK THISTLE RUST (PUCCINIA CARDUORUM) IN CALIFORNIA AND NEVADA. PLANT DISEASE. 86:814. 2002.
FIRST REPORT OF SILYBUM MARIANUM AS A HOST OF PUCCINIA PUNCTIFORMIS -
BERNER, D.K., PAXSON, L.K., BRUCKART, W.L., LUSTER, D.G., MCMAHON, M.B., MICHAEL, J.L. FIRST REPORT OF SILYBUM MARIANUM AS A HOST OF PUCCINIA PUNCTIFORMIS. PLANT DISEASE. 86:1271. 2002.
EXPRESSION OF NEP1 BY FUSARIUM OXYSPORUM F. SP. ERYTHOXYLI AFTER GENE REPLACEMENT AND OVEREXPRESSION USING PEG-MEDIATED TRANSFORMATION -
Bailey, B.A., Apel-Birkhold, P.C., Luster, D.G. 2002. Expression of nep1 by fusarium oxysporum f. sp. erythoxyli after gene replacement and overexpression using peg-mediated transformation. Molecular Plant Microbe International Symposium. 92:283-841.
APHID VECTOR COMPETENCE AND TRANSMISSION OF PENNSYLVANIA ISOLATES OF PLUM POX VIRUS FROM INFECTED PEACH FRUIT -
GILDOW, F.E., DAMSTEEGT, V.D., STONE, A.L., LUSTER, D.G. APHID VECTOR COMPETENCE AND TRANSMISSION OF PENNSYLVANIA ISOLATES OF PLUM POX VIRUS FROM INFECTED PEACH FRUIT. AMERICAN PHYTOPATHOLOGICAL SOCIETY ABSTRACTS. 2002.
COMPARISON OF NORTH AMERICAN AND EURASIAN YELLOW STARTHISTLE POPULATIONS USING AFLP FRAGMENT PATTERN ANALYSIS -
Luster, D.G., Bruckart, W.L., Pitcairn, M., Cristafaro, M. 2001. Comparison of north american and eurasian yellow starthistle populations using AFLP fragment pattern analysis. Western Society of Weed Science Meeting .Proceedings of "The First International Knapweed Symposium of the Twenty-First Centuary." p. 88.
TRANSFORMATION OF FUSARIUM OXYSPORUM F. SP. ERYTHROXYLI TO ALTER PRODUCTIONOF THE PHYTOTOXIC PROTEIN NEP1 -
TRANSFORMATION-MEDIATED GENE DISRUPTION OF THE GENE, NIP1, ENCODING A 24 KDA NECROSIS INDUCING PROTEIN IN FUSARIUM OXYSPORUM F. SP. ERYTHROXYLI -
PATHOGENICITY AND STABILITY OF A TAGGED FUNGAL WEED PATHOGEN -
DNA FINGERPRINTING OF WEED PATHOGENS FOR BIOLOGICAL CONTROL -
A SELECTION AND TAGGING SYSTEM FOR MONITORING THE RELEASE OF FUNGAL WEED BIOCONTROL AGENTS -
POLYMORPHIC RESTRICTION PATTERNS OF RIBOSOMAL INTERNAL TRANSCRIBED SPACERS IN THE BIOCONTROL FUNGUS PUCCINIA CARDUORUM CORRELATE WITH WEED HOST ORIGIN -
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