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Marylou Polek
National Clonal Germplasm Repository for Citrus
Research Leader

Phone: (951) 827-4399
Fax:

1060 MARTIN LUTHER KING BLVD
RIVERSIDE , CA 92507
Projects
Conservation, Management and Distribution of Citrus and Date Genetic Resources and Associated Information
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 434335
Protection of the USDA/ARS and UCR Citrus and Date Palm Collections from Pests and Disease through Cryopreservation Technologies
Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 431619

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Diversity of “Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus” strains in California -
Implementation of Citrus Shoot Tip Cryopreservation in the USDA-ARS National Plant Germplasm System -
Volk, G.M., Jenderek, M.M., Walters, C.T., Bonnart, R.M., Shepherd, A.N., Skogerboe, D.M., Hall, B.D., Moreland, B.L., Krueger, R., Polek, M. 2018. Implementation of Citrus Shoot Tip Cryopreservation in the USDA-ARS National Plant Germplasm System. Meeting Abstract. 20.
Endemic pathogens may interfere with HLB -
Godfrey, K., Araujo, K., Foster, E., Polek, M., Yokomi, R.K., Hajeri, S., Douhan, G. 2018. Endemic pathogens may interfere with HLB. Citrograph. 9(2):52-55.
ACP and Citrus: Plant Responses to Psyllid Feeding -
Polek, M., Chin, E., Godfrey, K., Levesque, C., Slupsky, C. 2018. ACP and Citrus: Plant Responses to Psyllid Feeding. Citrograph. Citrograph. Vol 9 No. 1.
Analyses of mitogenome sequences revealed that Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri) from California was related to those from Florida but different from those in Southern China -
Wu, F., Kumagai, L.B., Cen, Y., Chen, J., Wallis, C.M., Polek, M., Jiang, H., Liang, G., Deng, X. 2017. Analyses of mitogenome sequences revealed that Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri) from California was related to those from Florida but different from those in Southern China. Scientific Reports. 7:10154. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-10713-3.
Citrus genebank collections: International collaboration opportunities between the U.S. and Russia -
Volk, G.M., Samarina, L.K., Kulyan, R., Vyacheslav, G., Malyarovskaya, V., Ryndin, A., Polek, M., Krueger, R., Stover, E.W. 2017. Citrus genebank collections: International collaboration opportunities between the U.S. and Russia. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution. 10.1007/2107-017-0543-z.
H NMR analyses of Citrus macrophylla subjected to Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri Kuwayama) feeding -
Chin, E., Godfrey, K., Polek, M., Slupsky, C. 2017. H NMR analyses of Citrus macrophylla subjected to Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri Kuwayama) feeding. Arthropod-Plant Interactions. doi:10.1007/s11829-017-9546-0.
Two “Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus” strains recently found in California harbor different prophages -
Zheng, Z., Wu, F., Kumagai, L.B., Polek, M., Deng, X., Chen, J. 2017. Two “Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus” strains recently found in California harbor different prophages. Phytopathology. 107(6):662-668. http://dx.doi.org/10.1094/PHYTO-10-16-0385-R.
Whole genome sequence analyses revealed that strains of “Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus” recently found in two California locations were different -
Zheng, Z., Wu, F., Kumagai, L., Chen, J., Polek, M., Deng, X. 2017. Whole genome sequence analyses revealed that strains of “Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus” recently found in two California locations were different. International Research Conference on Huanglongbing.
Canine assisted early detection of HLB -
Gottwald, T.R., Poole, G.H., Taylor, E.L., Hall, D.G., Hartung, J.S., Bartels, D., McCollum, T.G., Hilf, M.E., Luo, W., Louwes, F., Polek, M., Vidalakis, G., Mauk, P. 2017. Canine assisted early detection of HLB. Journal of Citrus Pathology. 4(1):16/45.
Use of HLB detection canines in real world settings -
Gottwald, T.R., Poole, G.H., Taylor, E.L., Hartung, J.S., Hall, D.G., Bartels, D., McCollum, T.G., Hilf, M.E., Luo, W., Louwes, F., Polek, M., Vidalakis, G., Mauk, P. 2017. Use of HLB detection canines in real world settings. Journal of Citrus Pathology. 4(1):16-45.
Looking for something new? Check out background results of potential new cultivars for California -
Kahn, T., Siebert Wooldridge, T., Krueger, R., Greer, G., Polek, M., Vidalakis, G. 2016. Looking for something new? Check out background results of potential new cultivars for California. Citrograph. Kahn, T. 2017. Looking for something new? Citrograph. 8(2):72-89.
Protocol for introducing new and licensed citrus varieties into California. A Florida case study. -
Lavagi, I., Christiano, R., Greer, G., Grosser, J., Gmitter, F., Bowman, K.D., Stover, E.W., McCollum, T.G., Rosson, B., Sieburth, P., Polek, M., Krueger, R., Vidalakis, G. Protocol for introducing new and licensed citrus varieties into California. A Florida case study. Citrograph. 8(1):56-59.
Citrus cyopreservation: viability of diverse taxa and histological observations -
Volk, G.M., Bonnart, R.M., Shepherd, A.N., Yin, Z., Lee, R.F., Polek, M., Krueger, R. 2016. Citrus cyopreservation: viability of diverse taxa and histological observations. Plant Cell Tissue and Organ Culture. doi:10.1007/211240-016-1112-4.