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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Shunwen Lu
Cereal Crops Research
Plant Pathology

Phone: (701) 239-1344
Fax: (701) 239-1369

USDA,ARS,NCSL
1307 18TH ST N
FARGO , ND 581022765

Projects
Genetic Improvement of Durum and Spring Wheat for Quality and Resistance to Diseases and Pests
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 424595

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Genome-wide analysis and functional characterization of candidate effector proteins potentially involved in Fusarium graminearum-wheat interactions -
Lu, S., Edwards, M.C. 2016. Genome-wide analysis and functional characterization of candidate effector proteins potentially involved in Fusarium graminearum-wheat interactions [abstract]. Plant Biology 2016, July 9-13, 2016, American Society of Plant Biologists, Austin, TX. Available: http://plantbiology.aspb.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Poster-Booklet-w.-Abstracts.pdf
ORF43 of Maize rayado fino virus is dispensable for systemic infection of maize and transmission by leafhoppers Reprint Icon -
Edwards, M.C., Weiland, J.J., Todd, J., Stewart, L.R., Lu, S. 2016. ORF43 of maize rayado fino virus is dispensable for systemic infection of maize and transmission by leafhoppers. Virus Genes. 52:303-307.
Genome-wide analysis of small secreted cysteine-rich proteins identifies candidate effector proteins potentially involved in Fusarium graminearum-wheat interactions Reprint Icon -
Lu, S., Edwards, M.C. 2016. Genome-wide analysis of small secreted cysteine-rich proteins identifies candidate effector proteins potentially involved in Fusarium graminearum-wheat interactions. Phytopathology. 106:166-176.
A ToxA-like protein from Cochliobolus heterostrophus induces light-dependent leaf necrosis and acts as a virulence factor with host selectivity on maize Reprint Icon -
Lu, S., Turgeon, B.G., Edwards, M.C. 2015. A ToxA-like protein from Cochliobolus heterostrophus induces light-dependent leaf necrosis and acts as a virulence factor with host selectivity on maize. Fungal Genetics and Biology. 81:12-24.
A ToxA-like protein from Cochliobolus heterostrophus induces light-dependent leaf necrosis with host selectivity on maize -
Lu, S., Edwards, M.C. 2015. A ToxA-like protein from Cochliobolus heterostrophus induces light-dependent leaf necrosis with host selectivity on maize. American Phytopathological Society. http://www.apsnet.org/meetings/Documents/2015_meeting_abstracts/aps2015abP184.htm.
Identification of candidate effector proteins potentially involved in Fusarium graminearum-wheat interactions -
Lu, S., Edwards, M.C. 2015. Identification of candidate effector proteins potentially involved in Fusarium graminearum-wheat interactions. American Phytopathological Society. Available: http://www.apsnet.org/meetings/Documents/2015_meeting_abstracts/aps2015abP183.htm.
Zn2+ blocks annealing of complementary single-stranded DNA in a sequence-selective manner Reprint Icon -
Lu, S. 2014. Zn2+ blocks annealing of complementary single-stranded DNA in a sequence-selective manner. Scientific Reports. 4:5464. Available: http://www.nature.com/srep/2014/140626/srep05464/full/srep05464.html.
Molecular cloning and characterization of a ToxA-like gene from the maize pathogen Cochliobolus heterostrophus -
Lu, S., Edwards, M.C. 2014. Molecular cloning and characterization of a ToxA-like gene from the maize pathogen Cochliobolus heterostrophus [abstract]. XVI International Congress on Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions, July 6-10, 2014, Rhodes, Greece. Available: http://www.mpmi2014rhodes-hellas.gr/bookOfAbstracts/Posters/P316.pdf
A dimeric PR-1-type pathogenesis-related protein interacts with ToxA and potentially mediates ToxA-induced necrosis in sensitive wheat Reprint Icon -
Lu, S., Faris, J.D., Sherwood, R., Friesen, T.L., Edwards, M.C. 2014. A dimeric PR-1-type pathogenesis-related protein interacts with ToxA and potentially mediates ToxA-induced necrosis in sensitive wheat. Molecular Plant Pathology. 15(7):650-663.
Potato tuber cytokinin oxidase/dehydrogenase genes: Biochemical properties, activity, and expression during tuber dormancy progression -
Suttle, J.C., Huckle, L.L., Lu, S., Knauber, D.C. 2014. Potato tuber cytokinin oxidase/dehydrogenase genes: Biochemical properties, activity, and expression during tuber dormancy progression. Journal of Plant Physiology. 171:448-457.
Investigation of the role of the necrotrophic effector SnTox1 in virulence in the Stagonospora nodorum-wheat interaction -
Friesen, T.L., Liu, Z.H., Lu, S., Solomon, P.S., Oliver, R.P., Faris, J.D. 2013. Investigation of the role of the necrotrophic effector SnTox1 in virulence in the Stagonospora nodorum-wheat interaction. Plant and Animal Genome Conference, January 12-16, 2013, San Diego, CA.
Dimerization and protease resistance: new insight into the function of PR-1 Reprint Icon -
Lu, S., Faris, J.D., Sherwood, R., Edwards, M.C. 2013. Dimerization and protease resistance: new insight into the function of PR-1. Journal of Plant Physiology. 170:105-110.
Genetic variation of single nucleotide polymorphisms identified at the mating type locus correlates with form-specific disease phenotype in the barley net blotch fungus Pyrenophora teres Reprint Icon -
Lu, S., Edwards, M.C., Friesen, T.L. 2013. Genetic variation of single nucleotide polymorphisms identified at the mating type locus correlates with form-specific disease phenotype in the barley net blotch fungus Pyrenophora teres. European Journal of Plant Pathology. 135(1):49-65.
Differential expression of the pathogenesis-related protein 1 (PR-1) gene family in stem rust (Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici )-wheat interactions -
Lu, S., Friesen, T.L., Faris, J.D. 2012. Differential expression of the pathogenesis-related protein 1 (PR-1) gene family in stem rust (Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici)-wheat interactions. American Phytopathological Society, August 4-8, 2012, Providence, RI. Available: http://www.apsnet.org/meetings/Documents/2012_Meeting_Abstracts/aps12abP582.htm
Heterologous expression and functional analysis of the wheat group 1 pathogenesis-related (PR-1) proteins -
Dunnell, K.L., Faris, J.D., Friesen, T.L., Edwards, M.C., Lu, S. 2012. Heterologous expression and functional analysis of the wheat group 1 pathogenesis-related (PR-1) proteins. Meeting Abstract. 102:S4.33.
The cysteine rich necrotrophic effector SnTox1 produced by Stagonospora nodorum triggers susceptibility of wheat lines harboring Snn1 -
Liu, Z., Zhang, Z., Faris, J.D., Oliver, R.P., Syme, R., Mcdonald, M.C., Mcdonald, B.A., Solomon, P.S., Lu, S., Shelver, W.L., Xu, S.S., Friesen, T.L. 2012. The cysteine rich necrotrophic effector SnTox1 produced by Stagonospora nodorum triggers susceptibility of wheat lines harboring Snn1. PLoS Pathogens. 8(1):e1002467.
Altering sexual reproductive mode by interspecific exchange of MAT loci -
Lu, S., Yun, S., Lee, T., Turgeon, B. 2011. Altering sexual reproductive mode by interspecific exchange of MAT loci. Fungal Genetics and Biology. 48:714-724.
Molecular characterization and genomic mapping of the pathogenesis-related protein 1 (PR-1) gene family in hexaploid wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) -
Lu, S., Friesen, T.L., Faris, J.D. 2011. Molecular characterization and genomic mapping of the pathogenesis-related protein 1 (PR-1) gene family in hexaploid wheat (Triticum aestivum L.). Molecular Genetics and Genomics. 285:485-503.
Use of The Yeast Two-Hybrid System to Identify Targets of Fungal Effectors -
Lu, S. 2012. Use of the yeast two-hybrid system to identify targets of fungal effectors. In: M. Bolton & B. Thomma (eds), Plant Fungal Pathogens: Methods and Protocols, Methods in Molecular Biology 835:165-189.
Tracing the Origin of the fungal Sex a1 domain places its ancestor in the HMG-box superfamily: implication for fungal mating-type evolution -
Martin, T., Lu, S., Tilbeurgh, H., Ripoll, D., Dixelius, C., Turgeon, B.G., Debuchy, R. 2010. Tracing the Origin of the fungal Sex a1 domain places its ancestor in the HMG-box superfamily: implication for fungal mating-type evolution. PLoS One. 5(12):e15199.
Chorismate mutase: an alternatively spliced parasitism gene and a diagnostic marker for three important Globodera nematode species -
Yu, H., Chronis, D.N., Lu, S., Wang, X. 2011. Chorismate mutase: an alternatively spliced parasitism gene and a diagnostic marker for three important Globodera nematode species. European Journal of Plant Pathology. 129:89-102.
Mating Type (MAT) Locus -Specific PCR Markers for Differentiation of Pyrenophora teres f. teres and P. teres f. maculata, the Causal Agents of Barley Net Blotch -
Lu, S., Platz, G., Edwards, M.C., Friesen, T.L. 2010. Mating Type (MAT) Locus -Specific PCR Markers for Differentiation of Pyrenophora teres f. teres and P. teres f. maculata, the Causal Agents of Barley Net Blotch. Phytopathology. 100(12):1298-1306.
A Unique Wheat Disease Resistance-like Gene Governs Effector-Induced Susceptibility to Necrotrophic pathogens -
Faris, J.D., Zhang, Z., Lu, H., Lu, S., Cloutier, S., Fellers, J.P., Meinhardt, S.W., Rasmussen, J.B., Xu, S.S., Oliver, R.P., Simons, K.J., Friesen, T.L. 2010. A Unique Wheat Disease Resistance-like Gene Governs Effector-Induced Susceptibility to Necrotrophic pathogens. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 107:13544-13549.
Diverse CLE peptides from cyst nematode species -
Chen,, S., Lu, S., Yu, H., Mitchum, M., Wang, X. 2010. Diverse CLE peptides from cyst nematode species. Meeting Abstract. p. 20.
Dissection of effector-induced host susceptibility pathways in Stagonospora nodorum blotch of wheat -
Lu, S., Friesen, T.L., Faris, J.D. 2010. Dissection of effector-induced host susceptibility pathways in Stagonospora nodorum blotch of wheat.Phytopathology 100:S151
Pathogen Exploitation of Gene-for-Gene Resistance Mechanisms in the Wheat-Stagonospora nodorum Pathosystem -
Faris, J.D., Zhang, Z., Lu, S., Lu, H., Reddy, L., Cloutier, S., Fellers, J.P., Meinhardt, S.W., Rasmussen, J.B., Xu, S.S., Simons, K.J., Friesen, T.L. 2010. Pathogen Exploitation of Gene-for-Gene Resistance Mechanisms in the Wheat-Stagonospora nodorum Pathosystem. Meeting Abstract. pg.136
SnTox3 Acts in Effector Triggered Susceptibility to Induce Disease on Wheat Carrying the Snn3 Gene -
Liu, Z., Faris, J.D., Oliver, R.P., Tan, K., Solomon, P.S., Mcdonald, M.C., Mcdonald, B.A., Nunez, A., Lu, S., Rasmussen, J.B., Friesen, T.L. 2009. SnTox3 Acts in Effector Triggered Susceptibility to Induce Disease on Wheat Carrying the Snn3 Gene. PLoS Pathogens. 5:(9) 1-15
Genetic Diversity of Polyketide Synthase/Nonribosomal Peptide Synthetase Genes in Isolates of the Barley Net Blotch Fungus Pyrenophora teres f. teres -
Lu, S., Friesen, T.L. 2009. Genetic Diversity of Polyketide Synthase/Nonribosomal Peptide Synthetase Genes in Isolates of the Barley Net Blotch Fungus Pyrenophora teres f. teres. Meeting Abstract 99:S77
Identification of ToxA-Interacting Proteins Suggests a Possible Role for Pathogenesis-Related Protein 1(PR-1) in Mediating Stagonospora Nodorum-wheat Interactions -
Lu, S., Friesen, T.L., Faris, J.D. 2009. Identification of ToxA-Interacting Proteins Suggests a Possible Role for Pathogenesis-Related Protein 1(PR-1) in Mediating Stagonospora Nodorum-wheat Interactions. Meeting Abstract. p. 97.
Map-Based Cloning of the Fungal Toxin Sensitivity Gene Tsn1 in Wheat -
Faris, J.D., Zhang, Z., Lu, H., Reddy, L., Lu, S., Simons, K.J., Fellers, J.P., Friesen, T.L. 2009. Map-Based Cloning of the Fungal Toxin Sensitivity Gene Tsn1 in Wheat. Plant and Animal Genome Conference XVII abstracts p. 305
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