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Kristen Willie
Corn, Soybean and Wheat Quality Research
Biological Science Lab Technician

Phone: (330) 202-3555 ext. 2837
Fax: (330) 263-3841

1680 MADISON HILL
WOOSTER, OH 44691

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Engineering maize rayado fino virus for virus-induced gene silencing - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
A recently discovered maize polerovirus causes leaf reddening symptoms in several maize genotypes and is transmitted by both the corn leaf aphid (Rhopalosiphum maidis) and the bird cherry-oat aphid (Rhopalosiphum padi) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stewart, L.R., Todd, J.C., Willie, K.J., Massawe, D., Khatri, N. 2020. A recently discovered maize polerovirus causes leaf reddening symptoms in several maize genotypes and is transmitted by both the corn leaf aphid (Rhopalosiphum maidis) and the bird cherry-oat aphid (Rhopalosiphum padi). Plant Disease. 104(6):1589-1592. https://doi.org/10.1094/pdis-09-19-2054-sc.
Maize lethal necrosis viruses and other maize viruses in Rwanda Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Asiimwe, T., Stewart, L.R., Willie, K.J., Massawe, D., Kamatanesi, J., Redinbaugh, M.G. 2019. Maize lethal necrosis viruses and other maize viruses in Rwanda. Journal of Plant Pathology. 69(3):585-597. https://doi.org/10.1111/ppa.13134.
Barley stripe mosaic virus (BSMV) as a virus-induced gene silencing vector in maize seedlings Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Jarugula, S., Willie, K.J., Stewart, L.R. 2018. Barley stripe mosaic virus (BSMV) as a virus-induced gene silencing vector in maize seedlings. Virus Genes. 54: 616-620. doi.org/10.1007/s11262-018-1569-9.
Complete genome sequence of a new maize-associated cytorhabdovirus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Willie, K.J., Stewart, L.R. 2017. Complete genome sequence of a new maize-associated cytorhabdovirus. Genome Announcements. https://doi.org/10.1128/genomeA.00591-17.
Johnsongrass mosaic virus contributes to maize lethal necrosis in East Africa - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stewart, L.R., Willie, K.J., Wijeratne, S., Redinbaugh, M.G., Massawe, D., Niblett, C.N., Asiimwe, T. 2017. Johnsongrass mosaic virus contributes to maize lethal necrosis in East Africa. Plant Disease. 101(8):1455-1462. https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-01-17-0136-RE.
Shotgun Sequencing of the Negative-Sense RNA Genome of the Rhabdovirus, Maize Mosaic Virus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Reed, S.E., Tsai, C., Willie, K.J., Redinbaugh, M.G., Hogenhout, S.A. 2005. Shotgun Sequencing of the Negative-Sense RNA Genome of the Rhabdovirus, Maize Mosaic Virus. Journal of Virological Methods. 129(1):91-96.
INTERACTION BETWEEN A MAIZE SPHINGOSINE KINASE-LIKE PROTEIN AND THE MAIZE CHLOROTIC DWARF VIRUS COAT PROTEIN 1 - (Abstract Only)
Willie, K.J., Redinbaugh, M.G., Matthies, I., Sauer, M., Sankar, U., Simcox, K., Bouchard, R., Pratt, R.C. 2005. Interaction between a maize sphingosine kinase-like protein and the maize chlorotic dwarf virus coat protein 1 [abstract]. Phytopathology. 95:S87.
SEQUENCE AND FUNCTIONAL ANALYSIS OF THE MAIZE FINE STREAK VIRUS (MFSV) GENOME. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tsai, C., Redinbaugh, M.G., Willie, K.J., Reed, S.E., Goodwin, M., Hogenhout, S.A. 2005. Sequence and functional analysis of the maize fine streak virus (mfsv) genome. Phytopathology. 94:S103.
COMPLETE GENOME SEQUENCE AND IN PLANTA SUBCELLUAR LOCALIZATION OF MAIZE FINE STREAK VIRUS PROTEINS - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tsai, C.W., Redinbaugh, M.G., Willie, K.J., Reed, S., Goodin, M., Hogenhout, S.A. 2004. Complete genome sequence and in planta subcelluar localization of maize fine streak virus proteins. Journal of Virology. 79(9):5304-5314.
IDENTIFICATION OF FUNCTIONAL PROTEINS ENCODED BY THE MAIZE CHLOROTIC DWARF WAIKAVIRUS GENOME - (Abstract Only)
TOWARDS CHARACTERIZATION OF UNKNOWN PROTEINS ENCODED BY THE MAIZE CHLOROTICDWARF VIRUS GENOME - (Abstract Only)