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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Jiujiang Yu
Food Quality Laboratory
Genetics

Phone: (301) 504-5721
Fax: (301) 504-5107
Room 205

10300 BALTIMORE AVENUE
BLDG 002 BARC-WEST
BELTSVILLE , MD 20705

Projects
Methods for Rapid Identification and Functional Analysis of Fungi Causing Postharvest Decay of Pome Fruit
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 423957
Post-Doctor training and research on screening for inhibiting fungal infection and aflatoxin production in peanut and other crop
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
  Accession Number: 423551
Genetics and Genomics Studies on Penicillium Species to Prevent Postharvest Apple Decay and Mycotoxin Production
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 428428

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Genome sequence of Penicillium solitum RS1, which causes postharvest apple decay -
Yu, J., Wu, G., Jurick II, W.M., Gaskins, V.L., Yin, Y., Yin, G., Bennet, J.W., Shelton, D.R. 2016. Genome sequence of Penicillium solitum RS1, which causes postharvest apple decay. Genome Announcements. 4(3):00363.
Blue mold to genomics and beyond: Insights into the biology and virulence of phytopathogenic Penicillium species -
Jurick Ii, W.M., Yu, J., Bennett, J.W. 2016. Blue mold to genomics and beyond: Insights into the biology and virulence of phytopathogenic Penicillium species. In: de Vries, R.P., Gelber, I.B., Anderson, M.R., editors. Aspergillus and Penicillium in the Post-genomic Era. Denmark: Caister Academic Press. p. 210.
Transcriptome analysis of Aspergillus flavus reveals veA-dependent regulation of secondary metabolite gene clusters, including the novel aflavarin cluster -
Cary, J.W., Han, Z., Yin, Y., Lohmar, J.M., Shantappa, S., Harris-Coward, P.Y., Mack, B.M., Ehrlich, K.C., Wei, Q., Arroyo-Manzanares, N., Uka, V., Vanhaecke, L., Bhatnagar, D., Yu, J., Nierman, W.C., Johns, M., Sorensen, D., Shen, H., De Saeger, S., Diana Di Mavungu, J., Calvo, A.M. 2015. Transcriptome analysis of Aspergillus flavus reveals veA-dependent regulation of secondary metabolite gene clusters, including the novel aflavarin cluster. Eukaryotic Cell. 14(10):983-997. doi: 10.1128/EC.00092-15.
Current status of genomics research on mycotoxigenic fungi -
Yu, J., Jurick, II, W.M., Bennett, J.W. 2015. Current status of genomics research on mycotoxigenic fungi. International Journal of Plant Biology and Research. 3(2):1-6.
GenBank submission of draft whole genome sequence of the apple decay pathogen Penicillium solitum (RS1 isolate) -
Yu, J., Jurick II, W.M., Gaskins, V.L., Yin, Y., Taujale, R., Losada, L., Zafar, N., Nierman, W.C. 2015. GenBank submission of draft whole genome sequence of the apple decay pathogen Penicillium solitum (RS1 isolate) . National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Paper No. PRJNA225689. DOI: ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/nuccore/768700006.
Genome sequence of Aspergillus flavus NRRL 3357, a strain that causes aflatoxin contamination of food and feed -
First report of Penicillium expansum isolates with reduced sensitivity to fludioxonil from a commercial packinghouse in Pennsylvania Reprint Icon -
Gaskins, V.L., Vico, I., Yu, J., Jurick II, W.M. 2015. First report of Penicillium expansum isolates with reduced sensitivity to fludioxonil from a commercial packinghouse in Pennsylvania. Plant Disease. 99(8):1182. DOI: 10.1094/PDIS-11-14-1161.
High temperature, differentiation, and endoplasmic reticulum stress decrease but epigenetic and antioxidative agents increase Aspergillus ribosomal protein gene expression -
Chang, P-K., Wang, B., He, Z-M., Yu, J., Pan, L. 2014. High temperature, differentiation, and endoplasmic reticulum stress decrease but epigenetic and antioxidative agents increase Aspergillus ribosomal protein gene expression. Austin Journal of Proteomics, Bioinformatics & Genomics. 1(1):6.
Lack of aflatoxin production by Aspergillus flavus on a resistant peanut line is associated with delayed expression of aflatoxin genes -
Zhang, H., Scharfenstein, L.L., Carter Wientjes, C.H., Chang, P., Zhang, D., Meng, X., Yu, J. 2015. Lack of aflatoxin production by Aspergillus flavus on a resistant peanut line is associated with delayed expression of aflatoxin genes. World Mycotoxin Journal. 8(3):335-340.
Peanut resistant gene expression in response to Aspergillus flavus infection during seed germination -
Zhang, H., Scharfenstein, L.L., Zhang, D., Chang, P., Montalbano, B.G., Guo, B., Meng, X., Yu, J. 2014. Peanut resistant gene expression in response to Aspergillus flavus infection during seed germination. Journal of Phytopathology. 163(3):212-221.
Draft genome sequence of Penicillium expansum (R19) that cause postharvest decay of apple fruit -
Yu, J., Jurick II, W.M., Gaskins, V.L., Losada, L., Zafar, N., Kim, M., Bennett, J.W., Nierman, W.C. 2014. Draft genome sequence of Penicillium expansum (R19) that cause postharvest decay of apple fruit. Genome Announcements. p. 1.
First report of Penicillium crustosum causing blue mold on stored apple fruit in Serbia Reprint Icon -
Vico, I., Gaskins, V.L., Duduk, N., Vasic, M., Yu, J., Peter, K.A., Jurick II, W.M. 2014. First report of Penicillium crustosum causing blue mold on stored apple fruit in Serbia. Plant Disease. DOI: 10.1094/PDIS-02-14-0179-PDN.
Transcriptomic profiles of Aspergillus flavus CA42, a strain that produces small sclerotia, by decanal treatment and after recovery -
Chang, P.-K., Scharfenstein, L.L., Mack, B.M., Yu, J., Ehrlich, K. 2014. Transcriptomic profiles of Aspergillus flavus CA42, a strain that produces small sclerotia, by decanal treatment and after recovery. Fungal Genetics and Biology. 68:39-47.
GenBank submission of draft whole genome sequence of the apple decay pathogen Penicillium expansum isolate (R19) -
Yu, J., Jurick Ii, W.M., Gaskins, V.L., Zhou, B., Losada, L., Zafar, N., Kim, M., Nierman, W.C. 2014. GenBank submission of draft whole genome sequence of the apple decay pathogen Penicillium expansum isolate (R19). National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). DOI:ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/nuccore/607839050.
Transcriptomic profiling of decanal effects on Aspergillus flavus gene expression in development and secondary metabolism -
Chang, P-K., Scharfenstein, L.L., Yu, J., Mack, B.M., Ehrlich, K.C., Losada, L., Nierman, W.C., Bhatnagar, D. 2014. Transcriptomic profiling of decanal effects on Aspergillus flavus gene expression in development and secondary metabolism. National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Accession: SRX471362.
Genomic platform for efficient identification of fungal secondary metabolism genes -
Breeding aflatoxin resistant maize lines using recent advances in technologies-a review -
Brown, R.L., Menkir, A., Chen, Z-Y., Bhatnagar, D., Yu, J., Yao, H., Cleveland, T.E. 2013. Breeding aflatoxin resistant maize lines using recent advances in technologies-a review. Food Additives & Contaminants. Part A, (30)8:1382-1391.
The inhibitory effect of Bacillus megaterium on aflatoxin biosynthetic pathway gene expression in Aspergillus flavus -
Kong, Q., Chi, C., Yu, J. 2013. The inhibitory effect of Bacillus megaterium on aflatoxin biosynthetic pathway gene expression in Aspergillus flavus. Meeting Abstract. p. 109.
Global effort to seek global solution through genetics and genomics: Creating a better future through global food safety and security -
Guo, B., Liu, X., Holbrook Jr, C.C., Ozias-Akins, P., Zhang, X., Liao, B., Varshney, R., Yu, J., Nwosu, V., Wilson, R.F., Stalker, H.T., Xu, X. 2013. Global effort to seek global solution through genetics and genomics: Creating a better future through global food safety and security. Proceedings of International Aflatoxin-in-Maize Working Group, May 14-16, 2013, USDA-ARS-Southern Regional Research Center, New Orleans, LA.
Identification of resistance genes to Aspergillus flavus infection in peanut through genetic and genomic strategies -
Yu, J., Nierman, W.C., Guo, B. 2013. Identification of resistance genes to Aspergillus flavus infection in peanut through genetic and genomic strategies [abstract]. 6th Advances in Arachis through Genomics and Biotechnology Conference. p. 26.
The two genome sequence release and blast server construction for aflatoxin-producing L and S strains Aspergillus parasiticus and A. flavus -
Yu, J., Moore Flanagan, M.E., Ehrlich, K., Bhatnagar, D., Nierman, W.C. 2012. The two genome sequence release and blast server construction for aflatoxin-producing L and S strains Aspergillus parasiticus and A. flavus. Germplasm Release. Genome sequence releases at USDA/ARS/MSA, Stoneville, MS, and web blast server for search of gene of interest. http://10.100.124.124.4443.blast/unique.html.
Mathematic modeling for optimum conditions on aflatoxin B1 degradation by the aerobic bacterium Rhodococcus erythropolis -
Kong, Q., Zhai, C., Guan, B., Li, C., Shan, S., Yu, J. 2012. Mathematic modeling for optimum conditions on aflatoxin B1 degradation by the aerobic bacterium Rhodococcus erythropolis. Toxins. 4:1181-1195.
Phenotypic evaluation of the Chinese mini-mini core collection of peanut (Arachis hypogaea L.) and assessment for resistance to bacterial wilt disease caused by Ralstonia solanacearum -
Jiang, H., Ren, X., Chen, Y., Huang, L., Zhou, X., Huang, J., Froenicke, L., Yu, J., Guo, B., Liao, B. 2013. Phenotypic evaluation of the Chinese mini-mini core collection of peanut (Arachis hypogaea L.) and assessment for resistance to bacterial wilt disease caused by Ralstonia solanacearum. Plant Genetic Resources: Characterization and Utilization. 11(1):77-83.
Current understanding on aflatoxin biosynthesis and future perspective in reducing aflatoxin contamination -
Yu, J. 2012. Current understanding on aflatoxin biosynthesis and future perspective in reducing aflatoxin contamination. Toxins. 4(11):1024-1057.
Comparison of gene expression profiles in cultivated peanut (Arachis hypogaea) under strong artificial selection -
Chen, X., Hong, Y., Zhang, E., Liu, H., Zhou, G., Li, S., Zhu, F., Guo, B., Yu, J., Liang, X. 2012. Comparison of gene expression profiles in cultivated peanut (Arachis hypogaea) under strong artificial selection. Plant Breeding. 131:620-630.
Gene expression profiling and identification of resistance genes to aspergillus flavus infection in peanut through EST and microarray strategies. -
Guo, B., Fedorova, N.D., Chen, X., Wan, C., Wang, W., Nierman, W., Bhatnagar, D., Yu, J. 2011. Gene expression profiling and identification of resistance genes to aspergillus flavus infection in peanut through EST and microarray strategies. Toxins. 3:737-753.
Crop stress and aflatoxin contamination: perspectives and prevention strategies. -
Guo, B., Yu, J., Ni, X., Lee, R.D., Kemerait, R.C., Scully, B.T. 2012. Crop stress and aflatoxin contamination: Perspectives and prevention strategies. In: Venkateswarlu, B., Shanker, A.K., Shanker, C., Maheswari, M., editors. Crop Stress and its Management: Perspectives and Strategies. London, NY: Dordrecht Heidelberg Springer. p. 399-427.
Expression profiling of non-aflatoxigenic Aspergillus parasiticus mutants obtained by 5-azacytosine treatment or serial mycelial transfer -
Wilkinson, J.R., Kale, S.P., Bhatnagar, D., Yu, J., Ehrlich, K. 2011. Expression profiling of non-aflatoxigenic Aspergillus parasiticus mutants obtained by 5-azacytosine treatment or serial mycelial transfer. Toxins. 3(8):932-948.
What can Aspergillus flavus genome offer for mycotoxin research? -
Yu, J., Nierman, W.C., Fedorova, N.D., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Bennett, J.W. 2011. What can Aspergillus flavus genome offer for mycotoxin research? Mycological Society of China. 2(3):218-236.
Transcriptional profiles uncover Aspergillus flavus-induced resistance in maize kernels -
Luo, M., Brown, R.L., Chen, Z., Menkir, A., Yu, J., Bhatnagar, D. 2011. Transcriptional profiles uncover Aspergillus flavus-induced resistance in maize kernels. Toxins. 3(7):766-786.
Tight control of mycotoxin biosynthesis gene expression in Aspergillus flavus by temperature as revealed by RNA-seq -
Yu, J., Fedorova, N.D., Montalbano, B.G., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Bennett, J.W., Nierman, W.C. 2011. Tight control of mycotoxin biosynthesis gene expression in Aspergillus flavus by temperature as revealed by RNA-seq. FEMS Microbiology Letters. 322:145-149.
Identification of resistance genes to Aspergillus flavus infection in peanut through EST, microarray and genetic mapping strategies -
Guo, B., Yu, J. 2011. Identification of resistance genes to Aspergillus flavus infection in peanut through EST, microarray and genetic mapping strategies. Meeting Abstract. 5th International Conference of the Peanut Research Community, in Brasilia, Brazil on June 13-18, 2011.
Gene expression profiling and identification of resistance genes to Aspergullus flavus infection in peanut through EST and microarray strategies. -
Guo, B., Fedorova, C., Wang, W., Nierman, W., Chen, X., Bhatnagar, D., Yu, J. 2011. Gene expression profiling and identification of resistance genes to Aspergullus flavus infection in peanut through EST and microarray strategies. American Peanut Research and Education Society Abstracts. APRES meeting in San Antonio, TX. July 12-14, 2011.
Genomics of Aspergillus flavus mycotoxin production -
Payne, G.A., Georgianna, D.R., Yu, J., Ehrlich, K., Brian, G.O., Bhatnagar, D. 2011. Genomics of Aspergillus flavus mycotoxin production. In: Fratamico, P., Liu, Y., Kathariou, S., editors. Genomes of Foodborne and Waterborne Pathogens. Washington, DC: ASM Press. pp 259-270.
Aflatoxin biosynthetic pathway and pathway genes -
Yu, J., Ehrlich, K. 2011. Aflatoxin biosynthetic pathway and pathway genes. In: Guevara-Gonzalez, R.G., editor. Aflatoxins - Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. Rijeka, Croatia: Intech Open Access publishers. pp 41-66.
Control of aflatoxin biosynthesis in Aspergilli -
Ehrlich, K., Chang, P.-K., Yu, J., Cary, J.W., Bhatnagar, D. 2011. Control of aflatoxin biosynthesis in Aspergilli. In: Guevara-Gonzalez, R.G., editor. Aflatoxins - Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. Rijeka, Croatia: Intech Open Access Publishers. pp 21-40.
Loss of msnA, a putative stress regulatory gene, in Aspergillus parasiticus and Aspergillus flavus increased production of conidia, aflatoxins and kojic acid -
Chang, P.-K., Scharfenstein, L.L., Luo, M., Mahoney, N.E., Molyneux, R.J., Yu, J., Brown, R.L., Campbell, B.C. 2011. Loss of msnA, a putative stress regulatory gene, in Aspergillus parasiticus and Aspergillus flavus increased production of conidia, aflatoxins and kojic acid. Toxins. 3:82-104.
Aspergillus flavus genetics and genomics in solving mycotoxin contamination of food and feed -
Yu, J., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Payne, G., Nierman, W.C., Bennett, J.W. 2012. Aspergillus flavus genetics and genomics in solving mycotoxin contamination of food and feed. In: Benkeblia, N. (ed). Omics Technologies: Tools for Food Science. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, FL. p. 367-402.
Hydrolysis of filter-paper cellulose to glucose by two recombinant endogenous glycosyl hydrolases of Coptotermes formosanus -
Zhang, D., Lax, A.R., Bland, J.M., Yu, J., Federova, N., Nierman, W.C. 2010. Hydrolysis of filter-paper cellulose to glucose by two recombinant endogenous glycosyl hydrolases of Coptotermes formosanus. Insect Science. 17:245-252.
Beyond aflatoxin: four distinct expression patterns and functional roles associated with Aspergillus flavus secondary metabolism gene clusters -
Georgianna, D., Fedorova, N.D., Burroughs, J.L., Dolezal, A.L., Bok, J., Horowitz-Brown, S., Woloshuk, C.P., Yu, J., Keller, N.P., Payne, G.A. 2010. Beyond aflatoxin: four distinct expression patterns and functional roles associated with Aspergillus flavus secondary metabolism gene clusters. Molecular Plant Pathology. 11(2):213-226.
Ecology, development and gene regulation in Aspergillus flavus -
Payne, G.A., Yu, J. 2010. Ecology, development and gene regulation in Aspergillus flavus. In: Machida, M. and Gomi, K. (eds) Aspergillus: Molecular Biology and Genomics. Caister Academic Press, Norfolk, UK. p. 157-171.
Transgenic approaches for pre-harvest control of mycotoxin contamination in crop plants -
Cary, J.W., Rajasekaran, K., Yu, J., Brown, R.L., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2009. Transgenic approaches for pre-harvest control of mycotoxin contamination in crop plants. World Mycotoxin Journal. 2(2):203-214.
The release of the Aspergillus flavus whole genome sequence for public access -
Payne, G.A., Dean, R.A., Nierman, W.C., Amedeo, P., Caler, E.A., Fedorova, N., Maiti, R., Joardar, V.S., Inman, J., Galinsky, K.J., Yu, J., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2010. The release of the Aspergillus flavus whole genome sequence for public access. Germplasm Release. The National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) GenBank Database (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/nuccore).
Effect of Competition on the Production and Activity of Secondary Metabolites in Aspergillus species -
Losada, L., Ajayi, O., Frisvad, J.C., Yu, J., Nierman, W.C. 2009. Effect of Competition on the Production and Activity of Secondary Metabolites in Aspergillus species. Medical Mycology. 47(S1):S88-S96
Potential of Aspergillus flavus Genomics for Applications in Biotechnology -
Cleveland, T.E., Yu, J., Fedorova, N., Bhatnagar, D., Payne, G.A., Nierman, W.C., Bennett, J.W. 2009. Potential of Aspergillus flavus Genomics for Applications in Biotechnology. Trends in Biotechnology. 27(3):151-157.
Using aCGH to study intraspecific genetic variability in two pathogenic molds, Aspergillus fumigatus and Aspergillus flavus -
Fedorova, N.D., Harris, S., Chen, D., Denning, D., Yu, J., Cotty, P.J., Nierman, W.C. 2009. Using aCGH to study intraspecific genetic variability in two pathogenic molds, Aspergillus fumigatus and Aspergillus flavus. Medical Mycology. 47(S1):S34-S41.
Searching for the solution to prevention of aflatoxin contamination and diseases in cultivated peanuts: A genetic and genomic approach -
Guo, B.; Yu, J., Holbrook Jr., C. 2008. Searching for the solution to prevention of aflatoxin contamination and diseases in cultivated peanuts: A genetic and genomic approach [abstract]. Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference for Peanut Genomics and Biotechnology on Advances in Arachis through Genomics and Biotechnology (AAGB-2008), November 4-8,2008, ICRISAT, Hyderabad, India.
Aflatoxins -
Yu, J., Chang, P.-K., Cleveland, T.E., Bennett, J.W. 2010. Aflatoxins. In: Encyclopedia of Industrial Biotechnology: Bioprocess, Bioseparation, and Cell Technology, M.C. Flickinger, Editor. John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: Hoboken, New Jersey. pp. 1-12.
Strategies in prevention of preharvest aflatoxin contamination in peanuts: Aflatoxin biosynthesis, genetics and genomics Reprint Icon -
Guo, B., Yu, J., Holbrook Jr, C.C., Cleveland, T.E., Nierman, W.C., Scully, B.T. 2009. Strategies in prevention of preharvest aflatoxin contamination in peanuts: Aflatoxin biosynthesis, genetics and genomics. Peanut Science. 36:11-20.
Aflatoxin-like Gene Clusters and How They Evolved -
Ehrlich, K., Yu, J. 2009. Aflatoxin-like Gene Clusters and How They Evolved. In: Rai, M., Varma, A. (Eds). Mycotoxins in Food, Feed and Bioweapons. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. p. 65-75.
The omics tools genomics, proteomics, metabolomics and their potential for solving the aflatoxin contamination problem -
Bhatnagar, D., Rajasekaran, K., Payne, G.A., Brown, R.L., Yu, J., Cleveland, T.E. 2008. The "omics" tools: genomics, proteomics, metabolomics and their potential for solving the aflatoxin contamination problem. World Mycotoxin Journal. 1(1):3-12.
Genetics and Genomics of Aspergillus flavus -
Yu, J., Nierman, W.C., Bennett, J.W., Cleveland, T.E., Bhatnagar, D., Campbell, B.C., Dean, R.A., Payne, G.A. 2010. Genetics and Genomics of Aspergillus flavus. In: Rai, M.K., Kovics, C., Editors. Progress in Mycology. Scientific Publishers (India). p.51-73.
Peanut gene expression profiling in developing seeds at different reproduction stages during Aspergillus parasiticus infection -
Guo, B., Chen, X., Dang, P.M., Scully, B.T., Liang, X., Holbrook Jr, C.C., Yu, J., Culbreath, A.K. 2008. Peanut gene expression profiling in developing seeds at different reproduction stages during Aspergillus parasiticus infection. BMC Dev. Biol. 8:12. DOI:10.1186/1471-213X-8-12.
Molecular Approaches to Development of Resistance to Preharvest Aflatoxin Contamination -
Bhatnagar, D., Rajasekaran, K., Cary, J.W., Brown, R.L., Yu, J., Cleveland, T.E. 2008. Molecular Approaches to Development of Resistance to Preharvest Aflatoxin Contamination. In: Leslie, J.F., Bandyopadhyay, R., and Visconti, A. (eds.) Mycotoxins: Detection Methods, Management, Public Health, and Agricultural Trade. Wallingford, Oxfordshire, UK:CABI Publishing. p. 257-276.
Elucidation of the functional genomics of antioxidant-based inhibition of aflatoxin biosynthesis -
Kim, J.H., Yu, J., Mahoney, N.E., Chan, K.L., Molyneux, R.J., Varga, J., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Campbell, B.C. 2008. Elucidation of the functional genomics of antioxidant-based inhibition of aflatoxin biosynthesis. International Journal of Food Microbiology.122(1-2):49-60.
Genes Differentially Expressed by Aspergillus flavus Strains After Loss of Aflatoxin Production by Serial Transfers -
Chang, P., Wilkinson, J.R., Horn, B.W., Yu, J., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2007. Genes Differentially Expressed by Aspergillus flavus Strains After Loss of Aflatoxin Production by Serial Transfers. Multicrop Aflatoxin and Fumonisin Elimination and Fungal Genomics Workshop-The Peanut Foundation, Atlanta, GA. p. 34.
Generation of expressed sequence tags (ESTs) from cultivated peanuts for gene discovery and marker development -
Guo, B., Chen, X., Dang, P.M., Holbrook, Jr., C.C., Culbreath, A., Scully, B.T., Yu, J., Nierman, W.C., Cleveland, T.E. 2007. Generation of expressed sequence tags (ESTs) from cultivated peanuts for gene discovery and marker development [abstract]. Proceedings of the 2007 Annual Multi-crop Aflatoxin/Fumonisin Elimination and Fungal Genomics Workshop, October 22-24, 2007, Atlanta, GA. p. 88.
Genes differentially expressed by Aspergillus flavus strains after loss of aflatoxin production by serial transfers -
Chang, P., Wilkinson, J.R., Horn, B.W., Yu, J., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2007. Genes differentially expressed by Aspergillus flavus strains after loss of aflatoxin production by serial transfers. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 77(4):917-925.
Genomics of Industrial Aspergilli and Comparison with Toxigenic Relatives -
Machida, M., Terabayshi, Y., Sano, M., Yamane, N., Tamano, K., Payne, G., Yu, J., Cleveland, T.E., Nierman, W.C. 2008. Genomics of Industrial Aspergilli and Comparison with Toxigenic Relatives. Journal of Food Additives & Contaminants. 25(9):1147-1151.
Aspergillus flavus Genomics as a Tool for Studying the Mechanism of Aflatoxin Formation -
Yu, J., Payne, G.A., Nierman, W.C., Machida, M., Bennett, J.W., Campbell, B.C., Robens, J.F., Bhatnagar, D., Dean, R.A., Cleveland, T.E. 2008. Aspergillus flavus Genomics as a Tool for Studying the Mechanism of Aflatoxin Formation. Journal of Food Additives & Contaminants. 25(9):1152-1157.
AFLATOXIN FORMATION AND GENE EXPRESSION IN RESPONSE TO CARBON SOURCE MEDIA SHIFT IN ASPERGILLUS PARASITICUS -
Wilkinson, J.R., Yu, J., Abbas, H.K., Scheffler, B.E., Kim, H.S., Nierman, W.C., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2007. Aflatoxin formation and gene expression in response to carbon source media shift in Aspergillus parasiticus. Journal of Food Additives & Contaminants. 24(10):1051-1060.
Analysis of aflatoxin regulatory factors in serial transfer-induced non-aflatoxigenic Aspergillus parasiticus -
Kale, S.P., Cary, J.W., Hollis, N., Wilkinson, J.R., Bhatnagar, D., Yu, J., Cleveland, T.E., Bennett, J.W. 2007. Analysis of aflatoxin regulatory factors in serial transfer-induced non-aflatoxigenic Aspergillus parasiticus. Journal of Food Additives & Contaminants. 24(10):1061-1069.
Understanding Nonaflatoxigenicity of Aspergillus sojae: A Windfall of Aflatoxin Biosynthesis Research -
Chang, P.-K., Matsushima, K., Takahashi, T., Yu, J., Abe, K., Bhatnagar, D., Yuan, G., Koyama, Y., Cleveland, T.E. 2007. Understanding nonaflatoxigenicity of Aspergillus sojae: a windfall of aflatoxin biosynthesis research. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 76:977-984.
Batch submission and release of 14,328 EST (expressed sequence tag) nucleotide sequences of developing peanut seeds of R5, R6, and R7 reproduction stages -
Guo, B., Dang, P.M., Chen, X., Scully, B.T., Liang, X., Yu, J., Holbrook, Jr., C.C. 2007. Batch submission and release of 14,328 EST (expressed sequence tag) nucleotide sequences of developing peanut seeds of R5, R6, and R7 reproduction stages. GenBank, National Center for Biotechnology Information Accession No. ES702769-ES717096.
Gene Profiling for Studying the Mechanism of Aflatoxin Biosynthesis in Aspergillus flavus and A. parasiticus -
Yu, J., Ronning, C.M., Wilkinson, J.R., Campbell, B.C., Payne, G.A., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Nierman, W.C. 2007. Gene profiling for studying the mechanism of aflatoxin biosynthesis in Aspergillus flavus and A. parasiticus. Journal of Food Additives & Contaminants. 24(10):1035-1042.
Elucidation of veA Dependent Genes Associated with Aflatoxin and Sclerotial Production in Aspergillus flavus by Functional Genomics -
Cary, J.W., OBrian, G.R., Nielsen, D.M., Nierman, W., Harris-Coward, P.Y., Yu, J., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Payne, G.A., Calvo, A.M. 2007. Elucidation of veA-dependent genes associated with aflatoxin and sclerotial production in Aspergillus flavus by functional genomics. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 76:1107-1118.
Identification of Aspergillus section Flavi in Maize in Northeastern China -
Gao, J., Liu, Z., Yu, J. 2007. Identification of Aspergillus section Flavi in Maize in Northeastern China. Mycopathologia. 164:91-95
What Can Comparative Genomics Tell Us About Species Concepts in the Genus Aspergillus? -
Rokas, A., Payne, G., Fedorova, N.D., Baker, S.E., Machida, M., Yu, J., Georgianna, D.R., Dean, R.A., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Wortman, J.R., Maiti, R., Joardar, V., Amedeo, P., Denning, D.W., Nierman, W.C. 2007. What Can Comparative Genomics Tell Us About Species Concepts in the Genus Aspergillus?. Studies in Mycology. 59:11-17.
Aspergillus flavus Genomics for Development of Strategies to Interrupt Aflatoxin Formation and Discovery of Fungal Enzymes for Biofuel Production -
Cleveland, T.E., Yu, J., Bhatnagar, D., Nierman, W.C., Payne, G.A. 2007. Aspergillus flavus Genomics for Development of Strategies to Interrupt Aflatoxin Formation and Discovery of Fungal Enzymes for Biofuel Production. Society of Industrial Microbiology Annual Meeting, July 29-August 2, 2007, Denver, CO. Abstract #S87. p. 102.
Genetic and Biochemical Control of Aflatoxigenic Fungi -
Bhatnagar, D., Rajasekaran, K., Brown, R.L., Cary, J.W., Yu, J., Cleveland, T.E. 2008. Genetic and Biochemical Control of Aflatoxigenic Fungi. In: Wilson, C.L. (editor). Microbial Food Contamination. Boca Raton, Fl: CRC Press. 17:395-425.
Aspergillus flavus Genomics for Controlling Aflatoxin Contamination -
Comparative Genomics in Identifying Aflatoxin Biosynthetic Genes -
Comparative Genomics of Aspergillus flavus and A. oryzae: An Early View -
Natural Products as Tools for Chemogenomic Analysis of Mycotoxin Biosynthesis and Fungal Stress-Response Systems -
Campbell, B.C., Kim, J.H., Yu, J., Molyneux, R.J., Mahoney, N.E., Palumbo, J.D., Chan, K.L., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Nierman, W.C. 2008. Natural Products as Tools for Chemogenomic Analysis of Mycotoxin Biosynthesis and Fungal Stress-Response Systems. p. 1-12. In: Food Contaminants: Mycotoxins and Food Allergens. American Chemical Society Symposium Series 1001. p. 543.
Natural Products as Tools for Chemogenomic Analysis of Mycotoxin Biosynthesis and Fungal Stress-Response Systems -
Campbell, B.C., Kim, J.H., Yu, J., Molyneux, R.J., Mahoney, N.E., Palumbo, J.D., Chan, K.L., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Nierman, W.C. 2008. Natural Products as Tools for Chemogenomic Analysis of Mycotoxin Biosynthesis and Fungal Stress-Response Systems. American Chemical Society Symposium Series. In: Siantar, D.P. Trucksess, M., Scott, P.M., Herman, E.M. editors, Food Contaminants: Mycotoxins and Food Allergens. Oxford University Press. p. 2-11.
Integrated Database for Functional Analysis in Aspergillus flavus -
Smith, C.P., Woloshuk, C.P., Keller, N.P., Yu, J., Payne, G.A. 2007. Integrated Database for Functional Analysis in Aspergillus flavus. In: Proceedings of the 24th Fungal Genetics Conference and the 4th International Aspergillus Meeting, March 18-25, 2007, Asilomar, CA. Abstract #280, p. 106.
Development and Evaluation of an Affymetrix array for Aspergillus flavus -
Dolezal, A., Georgianna, D.R., Obrian, G., Woloshuk, C., Keller, N., Yu, J., Nielsen, D., Payne, G. 2007. Development and Evaluation of an Affymetrix array for Aspergillus flavus. In: Proceedings of the 24th Fungal Genetics Conference and the 4th International Aspergillus Meeting, March 18-25, 2007, Asilomar, CA. Abstract #143, p. 74.
Mycotoxin production and prevention of aflatoxin contamination in food and feed -
Yu, J., Payne, G.A., Campbell, B.C., Guo, B., Cleveland, T.E., Robens, J.F., Keller, N.P., Bennett, J.W., Nierman, W.C. 2008. Mycotoxin production and prevention of aflatoxin contamination in food and feed. In: Osmani, S. and Goldman, G. (eds). The Aspergilli: Genomics, Medical Aspects, Biotechnology, and Research Methods, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL. pp.457-472.
Comparative and Functional Genomics in Identifying Aflatoxin Biosynthetic Genes -
Yu, J., Wilkinson, J., Payne, G., Machida, M., Campbell, B.C., Bennett, J., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Nierman, W. 2007. Comparative and Functional Genomics in Identifying Aflatoxin Biosynthetic Genes. In: Proceedings of the 24th Fungal Genetics Conference and the 4th International Aspergillus Meeting, March 18-25, 2007, Asilomar, CA. p. 82.
Aspergillus flavus whole genome and EST sequence releases and construction of homologous gene search blast server -
Yu, J., Moore Flanagan, M.E., Scheffler, B.E., King Jr, E.G., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2007. Aspergillus flavus whole genome and EST sequence releases and construction of homologous gene search blast server. Germplasm Release. Web Blast Server for Gene Homology Search and Genome Sequence Releases at USDA/ARS/MSA, Stoneville, MS. (http://199.133.182.124:4443/blast/Unique.html).
Aspergillus flavus Genomic Data Mining Provides Clues for Its Use in Producing Biobased Products -
Yu, J., Nierman, W.C., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2007. Aspergillus flavus Genomic Data Mining Provides Clues for Its Use in Producing Biobased Products. In: Proceedings of the American Chemical Society National Meeting, March 25-29, 2007, Chicago, IL. p. 108.
A first glance into the genome sequence of Aspergillus flavus -
Payne, G.A., Yu, J., Nierman, W.C., Machida, M., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Dean, R.A. 2008. A first glance into the genome sequence of Aspergillus flavus. In: Osmani, S. and Goldman, G. (eds). The Aspergilli: Genomics, Medical Aspects, Biotechnology, and Research Methods, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL. pp. 15-23.
The Use of Crop Proteomics and Fungal Genomics in Elucidating Fungus-Crop Interactions -
Cleveland, T.E., Yu, J., Chen, Z., Brown, R.L., Cary, J.W., Rajasekaran, K., Bhatnagar, D., Campbell, B.C., Nierman, W.C., Payne, G.A. 2006. The Use of Crop Proteomics and Fungal Genomics in Elucidating Fungus-Crop Interactions. In: Proceedings of the Myco-Globe Conference, September 26-30, 2006, Bari, Italy. p. 32.
The Effect of Elevated Temperature on Gene Transcription and Aflatoxin Biosynthesis -
OBrian, G.R., Georgianna, D.R., Wilkinson, J.R., Yu, J., Abbas, H.K., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Nierman, W.C., Payne, G.A. 2007. The Effect of Elevated Temperature on Gene Transcription and Aflatoxin Biosynthesis. Mycologia. 99(2):232-239.
Amino acid supplementation reveals differential regulation of aflatoxin biosynthesis in Aspergillus flavus NRRL 3357 and Aspergillus parasiticus SRRC 143 -
Wilkinson, J.R., Yu, J., Bland, J.M., Nierman, W.C., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2007. Amino acid supplementation reveals differential regulation of aflatoxin biosynthesis in Aspergillus flavus NRRL 3357 and Aspergillus parasiticus SRRC 143. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 74(6):1308-1319.
AMINO ACID SUPPLEMENTATION REVEALS DIFFERENTIAL REGULATION OF AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS IN ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS NRRL 3357 AND ASPERGILLUS PARASITICUS SRRC 143 -
Wilkinson, J.R., Yu, J., Bland, J.M., Nierman, W.C., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2007. Amino acid supplementation reveals differential regulation of aflatoxin biosynthesis in Aspergillus flavus NRRL 3357 and Aspergillus parasiticus SRRC 143. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 74:1308-1319.
Genomics of Mycotoxigenic Fungi -
Bhatnagar, D., Proctor, R., Payne, G.A., Wilkinson, J.R., Yu, J., Cleveland, T.E., Nierman, W.C. 2006. Genomics of Mycotoxigenic Fungi, pp. 157-177. In: Barug, D., Bhatnagar, D., van Egmond, H.P., van der Kamp, J.W., van Osenbruggen, W.A. Visconti, A., (eds). The Mycotoxin Factbook. The Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers. 400 p.
Understanding the Genetics of Regulation of Aflatoxin Production and Aspergillus flavus Development -
Bhatnagar, D., Cary, J.W., Ehrlich, K., Yu, J., Cleveland, T.E. 2006. Understanding the Genetics of Regulation of Aflatoxin Production and Aspergillus flavus Development. Mycopathologia. 162:155-166.
EST Profiling for Elucidation of Molecular Regulation of Aflatoxin bBiosynthesis in Aspergillus flavus -
Yu, J., Wilkinson, J.R., Cleveland, T.E., Campbell, B.C., Bhatnagar, D., Payne, G.A., Nierman, W.C. 2006. EST profiling for elucidation of molecular regulation of aflatoxin biosynthesis in Aspergillus flavus. In: Proceedings of the Myco-Globe Conference: Advances on Genomics, Biodiversity and Rapid Systems for Detection of Toxigenic Fungi and Mycotoxins, September 26-30, 2006, Bari, Italy. p. 29.
Aspergillus flavus Genomics for Discovering Genes Involved in Aflatoxin Biosynthesis -
Yu, J., Cleveland, T.E. 2007. Aspergillus flavus Genomics for Discovering Genes Involved in Aflatoxin Biosynthesis. In: Rimando, A.M., Baerson, S.R., editors. American Chemical Society Symposium Series: Polyketides - Biosynthesis, Biological Activity, and Genetic Engineering. Washington, DC: American Chemical Society. 955:246-260.
MEDIA SHIFT OF ASPERGILLUS PARASITICUS CULTURES FOR STUDYING THE MOLECULAR REGULATION OF AFLATOXIN -
Wilkinson, J.R., Yu, J., Abbas, H.K., Scheffler, B.E., Kim, H.S., Nierman, W.C., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2006. Media shift of Aspergillus parasiticus cultures for studying the molecular regulation of aflatoxin. In: Proceedings of the American Society for Microbiology Annual Meeting, May 21-26, 2006, Orlando, FL. Abstract #O-064, p. 433.
INFLUENCE OF TRYPTOPHAN ON AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS AND REGULATION IN ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS -
Wilkinson, J.R., Yu, J., Bland, J.M., Scheffler, B.E., Kim, H.S., Nierman, W.C., Cleveland, T.E. 2006. Influence of tryptophan on aflatoxin biosynthesis and regulation in Aspergillus flavus. In: Proceedings of the American Society for Microbiology Annual Meeting, May 21-26, 2006, Orlando, FL. Abstract #O-042, p. 429.
TEMPERATURE DEPENDENT MOLECULAR REGULATION OF AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS -
Obrian, G.R., Georgiana, D.R., Wilkinson, J.R., Yu, J., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Payne, G.A. 2006. Temperature dependent molecular regulation of aflatoxin biosynthesis. In: Proceedings of the American Society for Microbiology Annual Meeting, May 21-26, 2006, Orlando, FL. Abstract #O-063, p. 433.
WHOLE GENOME COMPARISON OF ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS AND A. ORYZAE -
Payne, G.A., Nierman, W.C., Wortman, J.R., Pritchard, B.L., Brown, D., Dean, R.A., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Machida, M., Yu, J. 2006. Whole genome comparison of Aspergillus flavus and A. oryzae. Medical Mycology. 44:9-11.
THE SEC- MUTANT OF ASPERGILLUS PARASITICUS IS ALTERED IN ITS PROFILE OF SECONDARY METABOLITES -
Glassbrook, N.J., Kale, S.P., Bhatnagar, D., Wilkinson, J.R., Yu, J., Cary, J.W., Cleveland, T.E., Payne, G.A. 2006. The sec- mutant of Aspergillus parasiticus is altered in its profile of secondary metabolites. In: Proceedings of the American Society for Microbiology Annual Meeting, May 21-26, 2006, Orlando, FL. Abstract #O-040, p. 428.
TRYPTOPHAN’S EFFECTS ON AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS AND ITS REGULATION IN ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS -
Wilkinson, J.R., Yu, J., Bland, J.M., Scheffler, B.E., Kim, H.S., Nierman, W.C., Cleveland, T.E. 2006. Tryptophan’s effects on aflatoxin biosynthesis and its regulation in Aspergillus flavus. In: Proceedings of the 8th European Conference on Fungal Genetics, April 6-12, 2006, Vienna, Austria. p. 68.
AFLATOXINS: BACKGROUND, TOXICOLOGY, AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY -
Bennett, J.W., Kale, S., Yu, J. 2008. Aflatoxins: Background, Toxicology, and Molecular Biology.In: Simjee, S., editor. Infectious Disease: Foodborne Diseases. Totowa, NJ: Humana Press. 13:355-373.
The launch of the Aspergillus flavus genome browser and limited release of whole genome sequence -
Payne, G.A., Yu, J., Pritchard, B., Nierman, W.C., Dean, R.A. 2006. The launch of the Aspergillus flavus genome browser and limited release of whole genome sequence. Germplasm Release. The Aspergillus flavus genome browser at North Carolina State University (http://gaplabg5.cfr.ncsu.edu/cgi-bin/gbrowse/Aflavus_may05/) associated with the Aspergillus flavus genomics web site (http://www.aspergillusflavus.org/genomics/).
ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS EXPRESSED SEQUENCE TAGS AND MICROARRAY AS TOOLS IN UNDERSTANDING AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS -
Yu, J., Cleveland, T.E., Wilkinson, J.R., Campbell, B.C., Kim, J.H., Kim, H.S., Bhatnagar, D., Payne, G.A., Nierman, W.C. 2006. Aspergillus flavus expressed sequence tags and microarray as tools in understanding aflatoxin biosynthesis. Mycotoxin Research. 22(1):16-21.
GENE TARGETS FOR FUNGAL AND MYCOTOXIN CONTROL -
Kim, J.H., Campbell, B.C., Molyneux, R.J., Mahoney, N.E., Chan, K.L, Yu, J., Wilkinson, J.R., Cary, J., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2006. Gene targets for fungal and mycotoxin control. Mycotoxin Research. 22(1):3-8.
The Aflatoxin Pathway Regulator AFLR Induces Gene Transcription Inside and Outside of the Aflatoxin Biosynthetic Cluster -
Price, M.S., Yu, J., Nierman, W.C., Kim, H.S., Pritchard, B., Jacobus, C.A., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Payne, G.A. 2006. The aflatoxin pathway regulator AflR induces gene transcription inside and outside of the aflatoxin biosynthetic cluster. Federation of European Microbiological Societies Microbiology Letters. 255:275-279.
Aspergillus flavus Genomics: Gateway to Human and Animal Health, Food Safety, and Crop Resistance to Diseases -
Yu, J., Cleveland, T.E., Nierman, W.C., Bennett, J. 2005. Aspergillus flavus Genomics: Gateway to Human and Animal Health, Food Safety, and Crop Resistance to Diseases. Revista Iberoamericana De Micologia. 22:194-202.
GENOMICS OF ASPERGILLUS FUMIGATUS -
Ronning, C.M., Fedorova, N.D., Bowyer, P., Coulson, R., Goldman, G., Kim, H.S., Turner, G., Wortman, J.R., Yu, J., Anderson, M.J., Denning, D.W., Nierman, W.C. 2005. Genomics of Aspergillus fumigatus. Revista Iberoamericana De Micologia. 22:223-228.
APPLICATION OF TECHNOLOGY OF GENE EXPRESSION IN RESPONSE TO DROUGHT STRESS AND ELIMINATION OF PREHARVEST AFLATOXIN CONTAMINATION -
Guo, B., Holbrook, Jr., C. C., Yu, J., Lee, R. D., Lynch, R. E. 2005. Application of technology of gene expression in response to drought stress and elimination of preharvest aflatoxin contamination. In: Abbas, H. (ed.). Aflatoxin and Food Safety. Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press. Pp. 313-331.
Aflatoxins in Stored Maize and Rice Grains in Liaoning Province, China -
Liu, Z., Gao, J., Yu, J. 2006. Aflatoxins in Stored Maize and Rice Grains in Liaoning Province, China. Journal of Stored Products Research. 42:468-479.
GENOME SEQUENCING AND ANALYSIS OF ASPERGILLUS ORYZAE -
Machida, M., Asai, K., Sano, M., Tanaka, T., Kumagai, T., Terai, G., Kusumoto, K., Arima, T., Akita, O., Kashiwagi, Y., Abe, K., Gomi, K., Horiuchi, H., Kitamoto, K., Kobayashi, T., Takeuchi, M., Denning, D.W., Galagan, J.E., Nierman, W.C., Yu, J., Archer, D., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Gotoh, O., Horikawa, H., Hosoyama, A., Ichinomiya, M., Igarashi, R., Iwashita, K., Juvvadi, P., Kato, M., Kato, Y., Kin, T., Kokubun, A., Maeda, H., Maeyama, N., Maruyama, J., Nagasaki, H., Nakajima, T., Oda, K., Okada, K., Paulsen, I., Sakamoto, K., Sawano, T., Takahashi, M., Takase, K., Terabayashi, T., Wortman, J., Yamada, O., Yamagata, O., Anazawa, H., Hata, Y., Koide, Y., Komori, T., Koyama, Y., Minetoki, T., Suharnan, S., Tanaka, A., Isono, K., Kuhara, S., Ogasawara, N., Kikuchi, H. 2005. Genome sequencing and analysis of Aspergillus oryzae. Nature. 438(7071):1157-1161.
Batch Submission and Release of 19,618 Aspergillus flavus Expressed Sequence Tags (ESTs) -
Yu, J., Nierman, W.C., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2006. Batch Submission and Release of 19,618 Aspergillus flavus Expressed Sequence Tags (EST). National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). (NCBI, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/), CO133039-CO152656.
Classification, Analysis, and Release of Aspergillus flavus Gene Index Consisting of 7,218 Expressed Unique Genes -
Yu, J., Cleveland, T.E., Bhatnagar, D., Nierman, W.C. 2006. Classification, Analysis, and Release of Aspergillus flavus Gene Index Consisting of 7,218 Expressed Unique Genes. In: The Institute for Genomic Research and The Dana Farber Cancer Institute (<http://compbio.dfci.harvard.edu/tgi>).
ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS GENOMICS FOR STUDYING THE MECHANISM OF AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS -
Yu, J., Wilkinson, J.R., Kim, H.S., Nierman, W.C., Kim, J.H., Campbell, B.C., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2005. Aspergillus flavus genomics for studying the mechanism of aflatoxin biosynthesis. International Union of Microbiological Societies (IUMS) Proceedings/Abstracts, July 23-28, 2005, San Francisco, CA. p. 6.
The Aflatoxin Pathway Regulatory Gene aflR Regulates Genes Outside of the Aflatoxin Biosynthetic Cluster -
Price, M.S., Yu, J., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Nierman, W.C., Pritchard, B., Payne, G.A. 2005. The Aflatoxin Pathway Regulatory Gene aflR Regulates Genes Outside of the Aflatoxin Biosynthetic Cluster [Ph D Dissertation]. Raleigh, NC: North Carolina State University. 80 p.
PROFILING OF GENES PUTATIVELY INVOLVED ON AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS USING ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS MICROARRAYS -
Yu, J., Wilkinson, J.R., Kim, H., Nierman, W.C., Payne, G.A., Bennett, J.W., Kim, J.H., Campbell, B.C., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2005. Profiling of genes putatively involved on aflatoxin biosynthesis using Aspergillus flavus microarrays. American Society for Microbiology Meeting, June 6-9, 2005, Atlanta, GA. p. 426.
ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS GENOME SEQUENCE: INITIAL ANALYSIS -
Payne, G.A., Pritchard, B.L., Yu, J., Nierman, W.C., Dean, R.A., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2005. Aspergillus flavus genome sequence: Initial analysis. 23rd Fungal Genetic Conference and 2nd Aspergillus Meeting, Asilomar Conference Center, March 13-20, 2005, Pacific Grove, CA. p. 96.
EXAMINATION OF FUNGAL STRESS RESPONSE GENES USING SACCHAROMYCES CEREVISIAE AS A MODEL SYSTEM: TARGETING GENES AFFECTING AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS BY ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS LINK. -
Kim, J.H., Campbell, B.C., Molyneux, R.J., Mahoney, N.E., Chan, K.L., Yu, J., Wilkinson, J.R., Cary, J.W., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2005. Examination of fungal stress response genes using saccharomyces cerevisiae as a model system: targeting genes affecting aflatoxin biosynthesis by Aspergillus Flavus Link. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 67(6):807-815.
FUNCTIONAL GENOMICS STUDIES FOR IDENTIFYING GENES INVOLVED IN AFLATOXIN FORMATION IN ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS -
Yu, J., Wilkinson, J.R., Kim, H., Nierman, W.C., Payne, G.A., Bennett, J.W., Kim, J.H., Campbell, B.C., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2005. Functional genomics studies for identifying genes involved in aflatoxin formation in Aspergillus flavus. 23rd Fungal Genetic Conference and 2nd Aspergillus Meeting, Asilomar Conference Center, March 13-20, 2005, Pacific Grove, CA. p. 203.
AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS GENE CLUSTERS AND FLANKING REGIONS -
Ehrlich, K.C., Yu, J., Cotty, P.J. 2005. Aflatoxin biosynthesis gene clusters and flanking regions. Journal of Applied Microbiology. 99:518-527.
SECONDARY METABOLITE BIOSYNTHETIC GENE CLUSTERS IN FILAMENTOUS FUNGI -
Nierman, W.C., Fedorova, N., Ronning, C.M., Kulkarni, R., Denning, D., Anderson, M., Machida, M., Kitamoto, K., Asai, K., Bennett, J., Payne, G.A., Yu, J., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Wortman, J., Ravel, J. 2005. Secondary metabolite biosynthetic gene clusters in filamentous fungi. 23rd Fungal Genetic Conference and 2nd Aspergillus Meeting, Asilomar Conference Center, March 13-20, 2005, Pacific Grove, CA. p. 95.
AFLT, A MFS TRANSPORTER-ENCODING GENE LOCATED IN THE AFLATOXIN GENE CLUSTER, DOES NOT HAVE A SIGNIFICANT ROLE IN AFLATOXIN SECRETION -
Chang, P.-K., Yu, J., Yu, J.-H. 2004. aflT, a MFS transporter-encoding gene located in the aflatoxin gene cluster, does not have a significant role in aflatoxin secretion. Fungal Genetics and Biology. 41:911-920.
PROFILING OF GENES RELATED TO AFLATOXIN FORMATION USING ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS MICROARRAY -
Yu, J., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2004. Profiling of genes related to aflatoxin formation using Aspergillus flavus microarray. Great Lakes Regional American Chemical Society Symposium, October 17-20, Peoria, IL. p. 60.
ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS EXPRESSED SEQUENCE TAGS FOR IDENTIFICATION OF GENES WITH PUTATIVE ROLES IN AFLATOXIN CONTAMINATION OF CROPS -
Yu, J., Whitelaw, C.A., Nierman, W.C., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2004. Aspergillus flavus expressed sequence tags for identification of genes with putative roles in aflatoxin contamination of crops. Federation of European Microbiological Societies Microbiol Letters. 237:333-340.
THE AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS CLUSTER GENE CYPA IS REQUIRED FOR AFLATOXIN G1 AND G2 FORMATION -
Ehrlich, K.C., Chang, P.-K., Yu, J., Cotty, P.J. 2004. Aflatoxin biosynthesis cluster gene cypA is required for G aflatoxin formation. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 70(11):6518-6524.
ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS GENOMICS FOR SOLVING AFLATOXIN CONTAMINATION IN CROPS -
Yu, J., Nierman, W.C., Payne, G.A., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2004. Aspergillus flavus genomics for solving aflatoxin contamination in crops. Annual Conference of the U.S.-Japan Cooperative Program in Natural Resources (UJNR), October 7-13, 2004, Atlanta, GA. p. 14.
GENOMICS OF ASPERGILLUS SPP FOR CONTROLLING HARMFUL TOXINS AND HARNESSING BENEFICIAL METABOLITES -
Bhatnagar, D., Yu, J., Cleveland, T.E. Genomics of Sspergillus species for controlling harmful toxins and harnessing beneficial metabolites [abstract]. Society of Industrial Microbiology Annual Meeting, July 25-29, 2004, Anaheim, California.
PROFILING OF GENES INVOLVED IN AFLATOXIN PRODUCTION IN ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS BY EXPRESSED SEQUENCE TAGS AND MICROARRAY -
Yu, J., Kim, H., Wilkinson, J.R., Nierman, W.C., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2004. Profiling of genes involved in aflatoxin production in Aspergillus flavus by expressed sequence tags and microarray [abstract]. Society of Industrial Microbiology Annual Meeting, July 25-29, 2004, Anaheim, California.
ASPERGILLUS GENOMICS: UNDERSTANDING FUNGAL ECOLOGY AND AFLATOXIN PRODUCTION -
Bhatnagar, D., Yu, J., Ehrlich, K., Cleveland, T.E. Aspergillus genomics: Understanding fungal ecology and aflatoxin production [abstract]. International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) Symposium on Mycotoxins and Phycotoxins, May 17-21, 2004, Bethesda, Maryland.
TARGETING STRESS-RESPONSE GENES FOR CONTROL OF MYCOTOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS IN ASPERGILLUS -
Kim, J.H., Yu, J., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Campbell, B.C. 2004. Targeting stress-response genes for control of mycotoxin biosynthesis in Aspergillus [abstract]. 7th European Conference on Fungal Genetics and 1st Aspergillus Workshop, April 17-21, 2004, Copenhagen, Denmark.
COMPLETED SEQUENCE OF AFLATOXIN PATHWAY GENE CLUSTER IN ASPERGILLUS PARASITICUS -
Yu, J., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2004. Completed sequence of aflatoxin pathway gene cluster in aspergillus parasiticus. Federation of European Biochemical Societies Letters. 564:126-130.
GENETIC AND BIOCHEMICAL STUDIES ON THE MECHANISMS OF AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS -
Yu, J., Cleveland, T.E., Bhatnagar, D. 2004. Genetic and biochemical studies on the mechanisms of aflatoxin biosynthesis [abstract]. 7th European Conference on Fungal Genetics and 1st Aspergillus Workshop, April 17-21, 2004, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Progress in Elucidating the Molecular Basis of the Host Plant-Aspergillus flavus Interaction: A Basis for Devising Strategies to Reduce Aflatoxin Contamination in Crops -
Cleveland, T.E., Yu, J., Bhatnagar, D., Chen, Z.-Y., Brown, R.L., Chang, P.-K., Cary, J.W. 2005. Progress in Elucidating the Molecular Basis of the Host Plant-Aspergillus flavus Interaction: A Basis for Devising Strategies to Reduce Aflatoxin Contamination in Crops. In: Abbas, H.K., editor. Aflatoxin and Food Safety. Boca Raton, FL: Taylor & Francis. p. 167-193.
CONVERSION OF VERSICONAL HEMIACETAL ACETATE TO VERSICONAL AND VERSICONOL ACETATE TO VERSICONOL BY ASPERGILLUS PARASITICUS ESTA-ENCODED ESTERASE DURING AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS -
Chang, P.-K., Yabe, K., Yu, J. 2004. Conversion of versiconal hemiacetal acetate to versiconal and versiconol acetate to versiconol by Aspergillus parasiticus estA-encoded esterase during aflatoxin biosynthesis [abstract]. Annual Meeting of American Society for Microbiology, New Orleans, Louisiana.
GENE PROFILING BY EST AND MICROARRAY IN ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS FOR CONTROLLING AFLATOXIN CONTAMINATION IN CROPS -
Yu, J., Kim, H., Whitelaw, C.A., Nierman, W.C., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2004. Gene profiling by EST and microarray in Aspergillus flavus for controlling aflatoxin contamination in crops [abstract]. 7th European Conference on Fungal Genetics and 1st Aspergillus Workshop, April 17-21, 2004, Copenhagen, Denmark.
AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHETIC GENE PROFILING IN ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS BY EST AND MICROARRAY -
Yu, J., Kim, H., Cleveland, T.E., Bhatnagar, D., Nierman, W.C. 2004. Aflatoxin biosynthetic gene profiling in Aspergillus flavus by EST and microarray [abstract]. American Society for Microbiology Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana.
ASPERGILLUS GENOME PROJECT -
Bhatnagar, D., Yu, J., Cleveland, T.E. Aspergillus genome project [abstract]. International Symposium on Mycotoxins and Phytotoxins, May 17-21, 2004, Bethesda, Maryland.
GENETICS AND BIOCHEMISTRY OF AFLATOXIN FORMATION AND GENOMICS APPROACH FOR ELIMINATING AFLATOXIN CONTAMINATION -
Yu, J., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2004. Genetics and biochemistry of aflatoxin formation and genomics approach for eliminating aflatoxin contamination. In: Romeo, J.T., editor. Recent Advances in Phytochemistry: Secondary Metabolism in Model Systems. Elsevier. 38:224-242.
CLUSTERED PATHWAY GENES IN AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS -
Yu, J., Chang, P.-K., Ehrlich, K., Cary, J.W., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E., Payne, G.A., Linz, J.E., Woloshuk, C.P., Bennett, J.W. 2004. Clustered pathway genes in aflatoxin biosynthesis. Applied And Environmental Microbiology. 70(3):1253-1262.
Elucidation of the Molecular Basis of the Host Plant-Aspergillus flavus Interaction, a Basis for Devising Strategies to Reduce Aflatoxin Contamination in Crops -
Cleveland, T.E., Yu, J., Bhatnagar, D., Chen, Z.-Y., Brown, R.L., Chang, P.-K., Cary, J.W. 2004. Elucidation of the molecular basis of the host plant-Aspergillus flavus interaction, a basis for devising strategies to reduce aflatoxin contamination in crops. In: Shier, W.T., Tu, A.T., Yu, C., Abbas, H.K., editors. Journal of Toxicology - Toxin Reviews. New York, NY: Marcel Dekker, Inc. 23(2,3):345-380.
CHARACTERIZATION OF THE COMPLETE AFLATOXIN PATHWAY GENE CLUSTER IN ASPERGILLUS PARASITICUS -
Yu, J., Chang, P.-K., Ehrlich, K., Cary, J.W., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2003. Characterization of the complete aflatoxin pathway gene cluster in Aspergillus parasiticus. Proceedings of USDA-ARS Aflatoxin/Fumonisin Elimination and Fungal Genomics Workshop, October 13-15, 2003, Savannah, Georgia.
ASPERGILLUS FLAVUS EST AND MICROARRAY IN IDENTIFYING TARGET GENES FOR CONTROLLING AFLATOXIN CONTAMINATION -
Yu, J., Whitelaw, C.A., Cleveland, T.E., Bhatnagar, D., Nierman, W.C. 2003. Aspergillus flavus EST and microarray in identifying target genes for controlling aflatoxin contamination [abstract]. Multicrop Aflatoxin and Fumonisin Elimination and Fungal Genomics Workshop, The Peanut Foundation, October 13-15, 2003, Savannah, Georgia.
THE ASPERGILLUS PARASITICUS ESTA-ENCODED ESTERASE CONVERTS VERSICONAL HEMIACETAL ACETATE TO VERSICONAL AND VERSICONOL ACETATE TO VERSICONOL IN AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS -
Chang, P.-K., Yabe, K., Yu, J. 2004. The Aspergillus parasiticus estA-encoded esterase converts versiconal hemiacetal acetate to versiconal and versiconol acetate to versiconol in Aflatoxin Biosynthesis. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 70(6):3593-3599.
Substrate-induced Lipase Gene Expression and Aflatoxin Production in Aspergillus parasiticus and Aspergillus flavus -
Yu, J., Mohawed, S.M., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2003. Substrate-induced Lipase Gene Expression and Aflatoxin Production in Aspergillus parasiticus and Aspergillus flavus. Journal of Applied Microbiology. 95(6):1334-1342.
GENOMICS OF ECONOMICALLY SIGNIFICANT ASPERGILLUS AND FUSARIUM SPECIES -
Yu, J., Proctor, R.H., Brown, D.W., Abe, K., Gomi, K., Machida, M., Hasegawa, F., Nierman, W.C., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2004. Genomics of economically significant aspergillus and fusarium species. In: Arora, D.K., Khachatourians, G.G.. Applied Mycology and Biotechnology: Fungal Genomics. v. 4. Elsevier Science B.V. p. 249-283.
Metal Ion Enhancement on Fungal Growth, Gene Expression and Aflatoxin Synthesis in Aspergillus flavus: RT-PCR Characterization -
Cuero, R., Ouellet, T., Yu, J., Mogongwa, N. 2003. Metal Ion Enhancement on Fungal Growth, Gene Expression and Aflatoxin Synthesis in Aspergillus flavus: RT-PCR Characterization. Journal of Applied Microbiology. 94:953-961.
APPLICATION OF DIFFERENTIAL DISPLAY RT-PCR AND EST/MICROARRAY TECHNOLOGIES TO THE ANALYSIS OF GENE EXPRESSION IN RESPONSE TO DROUGHT STRESS AND ELIMINATION OF ALFATOXIN CONTAMINATION IN CORN AND PEANUT -
Guo, B.Z., Yu, J., Holbrook, C.C., Lee, R.D., Lynch, R.E. 2003. Application of differential display RT-PCR and EST-microarray technologies to the analysis of gene expression in response to drought stress and elimination of aflatoxin contamination in corn and peanut. Journal of Toxicology Toxin Reviews. 22(2&3):287-312.
CLONING AND FUNCTIONAL EXPRESSION OF AN ESTERASE GENE IN ASPERGILLUS PARASITICUS -
YU, J., CHANG, P., BHATNAGAR, D., CLEVELAND, T.E. CLONING AND FUNCTIONAL EXPRESSION OF AN ESTERASE GENE IN ASPERGILLUS PARASITICUS. MYCOPATHOLOGIA. 2003. V. 156(3). P. 227-234.
AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS -
Yu, J., Bhatnagar, D., Ehrlich, K. 2002. Aflatoxin biosynthesis. Revista Iberoamericana De Micologia. 19:191-200.
GENETICS AND BIOCHEMISTRY OF MYCOTOXIN SYNTHESIS -
Yu, J. 2004. Genetics and biochemistry of mycotoxin synthesis. In: Arora, D.K., editor. Fungal Biotechnology in Agricultural, Food, and Environmental Applications. New York, NY: Marcel Dekker, Inc. p. 343-361.
THE AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHETIC GENE ADHA IN ASPERGILLUS PARASITICUS IS INVOLVED IN CONVERSION OF 5'-HYDROXYAVERANTIN TO AVERUFIN -
CLONING OF SUGAR UTILIZATION PATHWAY GENE CLUSTER IN ASPERGILLUS PARASITICUS -
REPRESSOR-AFLR INTERACTION MODULATES AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS IN ASPERGILLUS PARASITICUS -
CHARACTERIZATION OF AVFA AND OMTB GENES INVOLVED IN AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS -
CHARACTERIZATION OF THE ASPERGILLUS PARASITICUS MAJOR NITROGEN REGULATORY GENE, AREA -
GENES ENCODING CYTOCHROME P450 AND MONOOXYGENASE ENZYMES DEFINE ONE END OF THE AFLATOXIN PATHWAY GENE CLUSTER IN ASPERGILLUS PARASITICUS -
THE CARBOXY-TERMINAL 23 AMINO ACID REGION OF ASPERGILLUS PARASITICUS AFLR IS A TRANSCRIPTION ACTIVATION DOMAIN -
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