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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Martha M Vaughan
Mycotoxin Prevention and Applied Microbiology Research
General Biological Science

Phone: (309) 681-6295
Fax: (309) 681-6672
Room 1127A

USDA, ARS, NCAUR, BFPM
1815 N. UNIVERSITY
PEORIA , IL 61604

Projects
Novel Methods for Controlling Trichothecene Contamination of Grain and Improving the Climate Resilience of Food Safety and Security Programs
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 430282

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Reduced stomatal conductance in plants grown under elevated carbon dioxide leads to lower emission of herbivore induced volatiles. -
Effects of elevated [CO2] on the defense response of wheat against Fusarium graminearum infection -
Exploring Fusarium head blight disease control by RNA interference -
Metabolomics analysis of the effect of elevated co2 on wheat resistance to Fusarium head blight -
Polymerase chain reaction (PCR)-based methods for detection/identification of mycotoxigenic fungi targeting fumonisin biosynthetic genes: Use of variation in FUM cluster location to distinguish between and quantify -
Biochar-compost mixtures added to simulated golf greens increase creeping bentgrass growth -
Vaughn, S.F., Dinelli, F.D., Vaughan, M.M., Peterson, S.C. 2016. Biochar-compost mixtures added to simulated golf greens increase creeping bentgrass growth [abstract].
Fusarium praegraminearum sp. nov. is a novel nivalenol mycotoxin-producing head blight pathogen from New Zealand -
Soybean SDS in South Africa is caused by Fusarium brasiliense and a novel undescribed Fusarium sp. -
Elevated [CO2] compromises both Type I and Type II wheat resistance to Fusarium head blight -
Vaughan, M.M., Cuperlovic-Culf, M., Vermillion, K., Teresi, J.M., McCormick, S.P. 2016. Elevated [CO2] compromises both Type I and Type II wheat resistance to Fusarium head blight. Meeting Abstract.
Interactive effects of elevated [CO2] and drought on the maize phytochemical defense response against mycotoxigenic Fusarium verticillioides -
Vaughan, M.M., Huffaker, A., Schmelz, E.A., Dafoe, N.J., Christensen, S.A., McAuslane, H.J., Alborn, H.T., Allen, L.H., Teal, P.E.A. 2016. Interactive effects of elevated [CO2] and drought on the maize phytochemical defense response against mycotoxigenic Fusarium verticillioides. PLoS One. 11(7):e0159270. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0159270.
Stop and smell the fungi: Fungal volatile metabolites are overlooked signals involved in fungal interaction with plants -
Li, N., Alfiky, A., Vaughan, M.M., Kang, S. 2016. Stop and smell the fungi: Fungal volatile metabolites are overlooked signals involved in fungal interaction with plants. Fungal Biology Reviews. 30(3):134-144.
Climate change and corn susceptibility to mycotoxins -
Vaughan, M.M. 2016. Climate change and corn susceptibility to mycotoxins [abstract].
Maize terpenoid phytoalexins function in resistance against both abiotic and biotic stress -
Vaughan, M.M., Christensen, S.A., Schmelz, E.A., Huffaker, A., McAuslane, H., Alborn, H.T., Allen, L.H., Teal, P.E. 2016. Maize terpenoid phytoalexins function in resistance against both abiotic and biotic stress [abstract].
Climate change impacts on the ecology of Fusarium graminearum species complex and susceptibility of wheat to Fusarium head blight: a review -
Cytochrome P450, CYP93A1, as a defense marker in soybean -
Kinzler, A.L., Prokopiak, Z.A., Vaughan, M.M., Erhardt, P.W., Sarver, J.G., Trendel, J.A., Zhang, Z., Dafoe, N.J. 2016. Cytochrome P450, CYP93A1, as a defense marker in soybean. Biologia Plantarum. doi: 10.1007/s10535-016-0629-z.
Effect of soil biochar amendment on grain crop resistance to Fusarium mycotoxin contamination -
Vaughan, M.M., Vaughn, S.F., Jackson, M.A., Mccormick, S.P., Schisler, D.A. 2015. Effect of soil biochar amendment on grain crop resistance to Fusarium mycotoxin contamination. Meeting Abstract.
Addition of biochar to simulated golf greens promotes creeping bentgrass growth -
Vaughn, S.F., Dinelli, F.D., Tisserat, B., Joshee, N., Vaughan, M.M., Peterson, S.C. 2015. Addition of biochar to simulated golf greens promotes creeping bentgrass growth [abstract]. Association for the Advancement of Industrial Crops.
Creeping bentgrass growth in sand-based root zones with or without biochar Reprint Icon -
Vaughn, S.F., Dinelli, F.D., Tisserat, B., Joshee, N., Vaughan, M.M., Peterson, S.C. 2015. Creeping bentgrass growth in sand-based root zones with or without biochar. Scientia Horticulturae. 197:592-596.
Climate change and crop phytochemical defenses: Potential implications for food security and food safety -
Vaughan, M.M., Huffaker, A., Schmelz, E.A., Christensen, S.A., Allen, L.H., Teal, P.E. 2015. Climate change and crop phytochemical defenses: Potential implications for food security and food safety [abstract].
Climate change compromises the immune response of maize -
Vaughan, M.M. 2015. Climate change compromises the immune response of maize [abstract].
Mi-1-mediated nematode resistance in tomatoes is broken by short-term heat stress but recovers over time -
Marques De Carvalho, L., Benda, N.D., Vaughan, M.M., Cabrera Cordon, A.R., Hung, K., Cox, T.R., Abdo, Z., Allen, L., Teal, P.E. 2015. Mi-1-mediated nematode resistance in tomatoes is broken by short-term heat stress but recovers over time. Journal of Nematology. 47(2):133-140.
Fusarium dactylidis sp. nov., a novel nivalenol toxin-producing species sister to F. pseudograminearum isolated from orchard grass (Dactylis glomerata) in Oregon and New Zealand Reprint Icon -
Aoki, T., Vaughan, M.M., McCormick, S.P., Busman, M., Ward, T.J., Kelly, A.C., O'Donnell, K., Johnston, P.R., Geiser, D.M. 2015. Fusarium dactylidis sp. nov., a novel nivalenol toxin-producing species sister to F. pseudograminearum isolated from orchard grass (Dactylis glomerata) in Oregon and New Zealand. Mycologia. 107(2):409-418.
Accumulation of terpenoid phytoalexins in maize roots is associated with drought tolerance Reprint Icon -
Vaughan, M.M., Christensen, S., Schmelz, E.A., Huffaker, A., McAuslane, H.J., Alborn, H.T., Romero, M., Allen, L.H., Teal, P.E.A. 2015. Accumulation of terpenoid phytoalexins in maize roots is associated with drought tolerance. Plant, Cell and Environment. 38:2195–2207.
Effect of soil biochar amendment on wheat resistance to Fusarium head blight and mycotoxin contamination -
Vaughan, M.M., Vaughn, S.F., Kobori, N., Mascarin, G., Mccormick, S.P., Schisler, D.A., Wert, T.W. 2014. Effect of soil biochar amendment on wheat resistance to Fusarium head blight and mycotoxin contamination [abstract]. Midwest Biochar.
Effects of elevated [CO2] on maize defense against mycotoxigenic Fusarium verticillioides -
Vaughan, M.M., Huffaker, A., Schmelz, E.A., Dafoe, N.J., Christensen, S.A., Sims, J.W., Martins, V.F., Swerbilow, J., Romero, M.I., Alborn, H.T., Allen, L.H., Teal, P.E. 2014. Effects of elevated [CO2] on maize defense against mycotoxigenic Fusarium verticillioides [abstract].
Effects of elevated CO2 on maize defense against mycotoxigenic Fusarium verticillioides Reprint Icon -
Vaughan, M.M., Huffaker, A., Schmelz, E.A., Dafoe, N.J., Christensen, S.A., Sims, J.W., Martins, V.F., Swerbilow, J.C., Romero, M.I., Alborn, H.T., Allen Jr, L.H., Teal, P.E. 2014. Effects of elevated CO2 on maize defense against mycotoxigenic Fusarium verticillioides. Plant Cell and Environment. doi: 10.1111/pce.12337.
Influence of volatile organic compounds on Fusarium graminearum mycotoxin production -
Vaughan, M.M., McCormick, S.P. 2014. Influence of volatile organic compounds on Fusarium graminearum mycotoxin production [abstract].
Solar ultraviolet radiation exclusion increases soybean internode lengths and plant height -
Zhang, L., Allen Jr, L.H., Vaughan, M.M., Hauser, B.A., Boote, K.J. 2014. Solar ultraviolet radiation exclusion increases soybean internode lengths and plant height. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 184:170-178.
Seed treatment with live or dead Fusarium verticillioides equivalently reduces the severity of subsequent stalk rot -
Martins, V.F., Vaughan, M.M., Huffaker, A., Schmelz, E.A., Christensen, S.A., Sims, J.W., Benda, N.D., Swerbilow, J.C., Alborn, H.T., Teal, P.E. 2013. Seed treatment with live or dead Fusarium verticillioides equivalently reduces the severity of subsequent stalk rot. Journal of Phytopathology. 1-4.
European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis) induced defenses in maize enhance susceptibility in maize -
Dafoe, N.J., Thomas, J.D., Shirk, P.D., Legaspi, M.E., Vaughan, M.M., Huffaker, A., Teal, P.E., Schmelz, E.A. 2013. European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis) induced defenses in maize enhance susceptibility in maize. PLoS One. 8(9):1-18.
Plant elicitor peptides are conserved signals regulating direct and indirect anti-herbivore defense -
Plant elicitor peptides are conserved signals regulating direct and indirect anti-herbivore defense -
Huffaker, A., Pearce, G., Veyrat, N., Erb, M., Turlings, T.C., Sartor, R., Shen, Z., Briggs, S.P., Vaughan, M.M., Alborn, H.T., Teal, P.E., Schmelz, E.A. 2013. Plant elicitor peptides are conserved signals regulating direct and indirect anti-herbivore defense. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 110(14):5707-5712.
Formation of the unusual semivolatile Diterpene Rhizathalene by the Arabidopsis Class I Terpene Synthase TPS08 in the root stele is involved in defense against belowground herbivory -
Vaughan, M.M., Webster, F.X., Kiemle, D., Hong, Y.J., Tantillo, D.J., Wang, Q., Coates, R.M., Wray, A.T., Askew, W., O'Donnell, C., Tokuhisa, J.G., Tholl, D. 2012. Formation of the unusual semivolatile Diterpene Rhizathalene by the Arabidopsis Class I Terpene Synthase TPS08 in the root stele is involved in defense against belowground herbivory . The Plant Cell. 1-18.
Plant responses to hidden herbivores: European corn borer (ECB; Ostrinia nubilalis) attack on maize induces both defense and susceptibility -
Homologous RXLR effectors from Hyaloperonospora arabidopsidis and Phytophthora sojae suppress immunity in distantly related plants Reprint Icon -
Anderson, R.G., Casady, M.S., Fee, R.A., Vaughan, M.M., Deb, D., Fedkenheuer, K., Huffaker, A., Schmelz, E.A., Tyler, B.M., Mcdowell, J.M. 2012. Homologous RXLR effectors from Hyaloperonospora arabidopsidis and Phytophthora sojae suppress immunity in distantly related plants. Plant Journal. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-313X.2012.05079.x.
Maize terpene volatiles serve as precursors to an array of defensive phytoalexins following insect and pathogen attack -
Effects of global climate change on maize volatile production -
Maize terpene volatiles serve as precursors to an array of defensive phytoalexins following insect and pathogen attack -
Endogenous signals regulating herbivore-associated volatile emissions -
Effects of global climate change on the allocation of defense metabolites -
Maize defense response against the european corn borer (Ostrinia nubilaslis): a losing battle? -
Kauralexins: newly discovered ent-kaurane-related diterpenoid phytoalexins in maize -
Rapidly induced chemical defenses in maize stems and their effects on short-term growth of Ostrinia nubilalis -
Dafoe, N.J., Huffaker, A., Vaughan, M.M., Duehl, A.J., Teal, P.E., Schmelz, E.A. 2011. Rapidly induced chemical defenses in maize stems and their effects on short-term growth of Ostrinia nubilalis. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 37:984-991.
Novel acidic sesquiterpenoids constitute a dominant class of pathogen-induced phytoalexins in maize -
Huffaker, A., Kaplan, F., Vaughan, M.M., Dafoe, N.J., Ni, X., Rocca, J.R., Alborn, H.T., Teal, P.E., Schmelz, E.A. 2011. Novel acidic sesquiterpenoids constitute a dominant class of pathogen-induced phytoalexins in maize. Plant Physiology. 156:2082-2097.
Drought stress suppresses phytoalexin production against Fusarium verticilliodes -
Maize Kauralexins: inducible diterpenoid phytoalexins protect against fungal pathogens -
Identity, regulation, and activity of inducible diterpenoid phytoalexins in maize -
Schmelz, E.A., Kaplan, F., Huffaker, A., Dafoe, N.J., Vaughan, M.M., Ni, X., Rocca, J.R., Alborn, H.T., Teal, P.E. 2011. Identity, regulation, and activity of inducible diterpenoid phytoalexins in maize. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 108(13):5455-5460.
An aeroponic culture system for the study of root herbivory on Arabidopsis thaliana -
Vaughan, M.M., Tholl, D., Tokuhisa, J.G. 2011. An aeroponic culture system for the study of root herbivory on Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Methods. 7(5):1-10.
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