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Kimberly M Webb (PhD)
Soil Management and Sugarbeet Research
Research Plant Pathologist

Phone: (970) 492-7141
Fax: (970) 492-7160

2150 CENTRE AVENUE
1701 CENTRE AVE
FORT COLLINS, CO 80526
Projects
Development of Sugar Beet Germplasm Enhanced for Resistance to Important and Emerging Plant Pathogens
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 434410

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Metabolic disturbances in sugar beet (Beta vulgaris) during infection with Beet necrotic yellow vein virus Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webb, K.M., Wintermantel, W.M., Broeckling, C.D., Wolfe, L., Yao, L., Hladky, L.L., Clasen Chavez, F. 2020. Metabolic disturbances in sugar beet (Beta vulgaris) during infection with Beet necrotic yellow vein virus. Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pmpp.2020.101520.
First report of Binucleate Rhizoctonia (Ceratobasidium) Ag F causing dry rot canker of sugar beet in Idaho Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Woodhall, J.W., Brown, L., Harrington, M., Herbert, K., Keith, S., Webb, K.M., Neher, O. 2020. First report of Binucleate Rhizoctonia (Ceratobasidium) Ag F causing dry rot canker of sugar beet in Idaho. Plant Disease. https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-06-19-1328-PDN.
Preserving US microbe collections sparks future discoveries Reprint Icon ()
Boundy-Mills, K., McCluskey, K., Elia, P., Glaeser, J.A., Lindner, D.L., Nobles, Jr., D.R., Normanly, J., Ochoa-Corona, F.M., Scott, J.A., Ward, T.J., Webb, K.M., Webster, K., Wertz, J.E. 2020. Preserving US microbe collections sparks future discoveries. Journal of Applied Microbiology. 129(2):162-174. https://doi.org/10.1111/jam.14525.
Phylogenetic relationships and virulence assays of Fusarium secorum from sugar beet suggests a new look at species designations Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webb, K.M., Shrestha, S., Trippe III, R.C., Rivera-Varas, V., Covey, P.A., Freeman, C.N., De Jonge, R., Secor, G.A., Bolton, M.D. 2019. Phylogenetic relationships and virulence assays of Fusarium secorum from sugar beet suggests a new look at species designations. Plant Pathology. 68(9):1654-1662. https://doi.org/10.1111/ppa.13082.
Deciphering how BNYVV overcomes Rhizomania resistance genes in sugarbeet through metabolome analysis - (Abstract Only)
Wintermantel, W.M., Broeckling, C., Richardson, K.L., Webb, K.M. 2018. Deciphering how BNYVV overcomes Rhizomania resistance genes in sugarbeet through metabolome analysis. International Congress of Plant Pathology, July 29-August 3, 2018, Boston, Massachusetts.
Frozen fungi: cryogenic storage is an effective method to store Fusarium cultures for the long-term Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webb, K.M., Holman, G.E., Duke, S.E., Greene, S.L., McCluskey, K. 2018. Frozen fungi: cryogenic storage is an effective method to store Fusarium cultures for the long-term. Annals of Applied Biology. 173:133-140. https://doi.org/10.1111/aab.12442.
Influence of environment, crop age, and cultivar on the development and severity of Fusarium yellows in field-grown sugar beet - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webb, K.M., Del Grosso, S.J., West, M.S., Freeman, C.N., Brenner, T.L. 2017. Influence of environment, crop age, and cultivar on the development and severity of Fusarium yellows in field-grown sugar beet. Canadian Journal of Plant Pathology. 39(1):37-47.
Advantages of using ‘omics’ technologies and bioinformatics for analyzing the impact of pathogens on sugarbeet - (Abstract Only)
Wintermantel, W.M., Webb, K.M., Rupp, J.L. 2017. Advantages of using ‘omics’ technologies and bioinformatics for analyzing the impact of pathogens on sugarbeet. American Society of Sugar Beet Technologists. February 27-March 2, 2017, Greenville, South Carolina.
Metabolome profiling to understand the defense response to sugar beet (Beta vulgaris) to Rhizoctonia solani AG 2-2 IIIB - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webb, K.M., Freeman, C.N., Broeckling, C.D. 2016. Metabolome profiling to understand the defense response to sugar beet (Beta vulgaris) to Rhizoctonia solani AG 2-2 IIIB. Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology. 94:108-117.
United States Culture Collection Network: 2015 Meeting report and call to action - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mcclusky, K., Alvarez, A., Bennett, R., Bokati, D., Boundy-Mills, K., Brown, D., Bull, C., Coffey, M., Dreaden, T., Duke, C., Dye, G., Ehmke, E., Eversole, K., Fentstermacher, K., Geiser, D., Glaeser, J.A., Greene, S.L., Gribble, L., Griffith, M.P., Hanser, K., Humber, R.A., Johnson, B.W., Kermode, A., Krichevsky, M., Laudon, M., Leach, J., Leslie, J., May, M., Melcher, U., Nobles, D., Fonseca, N., Robinson, S., Ryan, M., Scott, J., Silflow, C., Vidaver, A., Webb, K.M., Wertz, J., Yentsch, S., Zehr, S. 2016. United States Culture Collection Network: 2015 Meeting report and call to action. Phytopathology. Phytopathology 106(6): 532-540. doi:10.1094/PHYTO-02-16-0074-RVW.
Mid-infared (MidIR) and near-infared (NIR) dection of rhizoctonia solani AG 2-2 IIIB on barley based artificial inoculum - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webb, K.M., Calderon, F.J. 2015. Mid-infared (MidIR) and near-infared (NIR) dection of rhizoctonia solani AG 2-2 IIIB on barley based artificial inoculum. Applied Spectroscopy. 69:1129-1136.
Temperature effects on the interactions of sugar beet Fusarium yellows caused by Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. betae - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webb, K.M., Brenner, T.L., Jacobsen, B. 2015. Temperature effects on the interactions of sugar beet Fusarium yellows caused by Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. betae. Canadian Journal of Plant Pathology. 37(3):353-362.
Evaluation of Rhizoctonia zeae as a potential biological control option for fungal root diseases of sugar beet Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webb, K.M., Harveson, R.M., West, M.S. 2015. Evaluation of Rhizoctonia zeae as a potential biological control option for fungal root diseases of sugar beet. Annals of Applied Biology. 167: 75-89. doi: 10.111/aab.12210.
Proteomic profiling of Beta vulgaris leaves during rhizomania compatible interactions Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webb, K.M., Broccardo, C.J., Prenni, J.E., Wintermantel, W.M. 2014. Proteomic profiling of Beta vulgaris leaves during rhizomania compatible interactions. Proteomes. 2(2):208-223.
Multilocus analysis using putative fungal effectors to describe a population of Fusarium oxysporum from Sugar Beet - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Covey, P.A., Kuwitzky, B.E., Hanson, M.K., Webb, K.M. 2014. Multilocus analysis using putative fungal effectors to describe a population of Fusarium oxysporum from Sugar Beet. Phytopathology. 104:886-896.
Mass Spectrometry contamination from Tinuvin 770, a common additive in laboratory plastics - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schauer, K.L., Broccardo, C.J., Webb, K.M., Covey, P.A., Prenni, J.E. 2013. Mass Spectrometry contamination from Tinuvin 770, a common additive in laboratory plastics. Journal of Biomolecular Techniques. doi: 10.7171/jbt. 13-2402-004.
Cross pathogenicity and vegetative compatibility of Fusarium oxysporum isolated from sugar beet - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webb, K.M., Case, A.J., Brick, M.A., Otto, K., Schwartz, H.F. 2013. Cross pathogenicity and vegetative compatibility of Fusarium oxysporum isolated from sugar beet. Plant Disease. 97(9):1200-1206.
Differentiating Rz-1 AND Rz-2 resistance reactions to Beet necrotic yellow vein virus through proteome analysis in sugar beet - (Proceedings)
Wintermantel, W.M., Webb, K.M., Hladky, L.L., Covey, P.A., Broccardo, C. 2013. Differentiating Rz-1 AND Rz-2 resistance reactions to Beet necrotic yellow vein virus through proteome analysis in sugar beet. In: Proceedings of the 37th General Meeting of the American Society of Sugar Beet Technologists, February 27-March 2, 2013, Anahaim, CA. 2013 CDROM.
Characterization of a population of Fusarium oxysporum, from sugar beet, using the population structure of putative pathogenicity genes - (Abstract Only)
Webb, K.M., Covey, P.A., Kuwitzky, B.E., Hanson, M.K. 2013. Characterization of a population of Fusarium oxysporum, from sugar beet, using the population structure of putative pathogenicity genes. American Society of Sugar Beet Technologists. 02/27/2013.
Influence of temperature regimes on resistance gene-mediated response to rice bacterial blight - (Abstract Only)
Vera Cruz, C., Baliion, J., Webb, K.M., Choi, I., Mauleon, R., Goodwin, P., Satoh, K., Kikuchi, S., Garrett, K., Leach, J. 2011. Influence of temperature regimes on resistance gene-mediated response to rice bacterial blight. Meeting Abstract. ICBB Meeting. Seoul, South Korea October 6-8, 2010.
Pathogenic and Phylogenetic analysis of Fusarium oxysporum from Sugarbeet in Michigan and Minnesota - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webb, K.M., Covey, P.A., Hanson, L.E. 2012. Pathogenic and Phylogenetic analysis of Fusarium oxysporum from Sugarbeet in Michigan and Minnesota. Journal of Sugar Beet Research. 49(1&2):38-56.
Research solutions in a non-model system: developing tools to understand Sugar Beet-Fusarium Oxysporum interactions - (Abstract Only)
Kuwitzky, B.E., Covey, P.A., Webb, K.M. 2011. Research solutions in a non-model system: developing tools to understand Sugar Beet-Fusarium Oxysporum interactions. Meeting Abstract. APS North Central Division Meeting.
Variability in Fusarium oxysporum from sugar beets in the United States – Final Report ()
Hanson, L.E., Panella, L.W., Hill, A.L., Webb, K.M. 2011. Variability in Fusarium oxysporum from sugar beets in the United States – Final Report [CD-ROM]. 2011 Annual Beet Sugar Development Foundation Research Report. Denver Colorado: Beet Sugar Development Foundation.
Long-term Preservation of a Collection of Rhizoctonia solani, using Cryogenic Storage - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webb, K.M., Hill, A.L., Laufman, J., Hanson, L.E., Panella, L.W. 2011. Long-term Preservation of a Collection of Rhizoctonia solani, using Cryogenic Storage. Annals of Applied Biology. 158(3):297-304.
Rhizoctonia Crown and Root Rot Resistance of Beta Plant Introductions from the USDA, Agricultural Research Service's National Plant Germplasm System, 2010 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Panella, L.W., Vagher, T.O., Fenwick, A.L., Webb, K.M. 2011. Rhizoctonia Crown and Root Rot Resistance of Beta Plant Introductions from the USDA, Agricultural Research Service's National Plant Germplasm System, 2010. Plant Disease Management Reports. 5:FC067. Online publication doi:10.1094/PDMR05.
Characterization of the Genetic Diversity of Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. betae Utilizing Phylogenetic Analysis and Vegetative Compatibility Grouping - (Abstract Only)
Webb, K.M., Hill, A.L., Hanson, L.E., Panella, L.W., Brick, M. 2011. Characterization of the Genetic Diversity of Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. betae Utilizing Phylogenetic Analysis and Vegetative Compatibility Grouping. Meeting Abstract. Vol. 48 Nos. 1 & 2. Page 92.
Environmental conditions that contribute to development and severity of Sugar Beet Fusarium Yellows caused by Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. betae: temperature - (Abstract Only)
Webb, K.M., Brenner, T.L. 2011. Environmental conditions that contribute to development and severity of Sugar Beet Fusarium Yellows caused by Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. betae: temperature. Meeting Abstract. Vol. 48 No. 1 & 2, Pages 103 & 104.
Influence of Rice Development on the Function of Bacterial Blight Resistance Genes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webb, K.M., Garcia, E., Vera Cruz, C.M., Leach, J.E. 2010. Influence of Rice Development on the Function of Bacterial Blight Resistance Genes. European Journal of Plant Pathology. 128:399-407 DOI 10.1007/s10658-010-9668-z.
Registration of FC1018, FC1019, FC1020, and FC1022, Sugarbeet Multigerm Pollinator Germplasms with Disease Resistance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Panella, L.W., Lewellen, R.T., Webb, K.M. 2011. Registration of FC1018, FC1019, FC1020, and FC1022, Sugarbeet Multigerm Pollinator Germplasms with Disease Resistance. Journal of Plant Registrations. 5(2):233-240. doi: 10.3198/jpr2010.05.0293crg.
Rhizoctonia Crown and Root Rot Resistance of Beta PI's from the USDA-ARS NPGS, 2009. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Panella, L.W., Fenwick, A.L., Hill, A.L., Vagher, T.O., Webb, K.M. 2010. Rhizoctonia Crown and Root Rot Resistance of Beta PI's from the USDA-ARS NPGS, 2009. Plant Disease Management Reports. 4:FC004
New Research Program at the Sugar Beet Research Unit (USDA-ARS, Ft. Collins) Focusing on Addressing Plant-Pathogen Interactions - (Abstract Only)
Webb, K.M. 2010. New Research Program at the Sugar Beet Research Unit (USDA-ARS, Ft. Collins) Focusing on Addressing Plant-Pathogen Interactions. Plant and Animal Genome Conference.
Notice of Release of FC1018, FC1019, FC1020 and FC1022 Multigerm Sugarbeet Germplasms with Multiple Disease Resistance ()
Panella, L.W., Lewellen, R.T., Webb, K.M. 2009. Notice of Release of FC1018, FC1019, FC1020 and FC1022 Multigerm Sugarbeet Germplasms with Multiple Disease Resistance. Germplasm Release.
A Benefit of High Temperature: Increased Effectiveness of a Rice Bacterial Blight Disease Resistance Gene - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Webb, K.M., Ona, I., Bai, J., Garrett, K.A., Mew, T., Vera Cruz, C.M., Leach, J.E. 2010. A Benefit of High Temperature: Increased Effectiveness of a Rice Bacterial Blight Disease Resistance Gene. New Phytologist. 185: 568-576
Cross Pathogenicity of Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. betae on Sugar Beet and Common Bean - (Abstract Only)
Case, A.J., Webb, K.M., Brick, M.A. 2009. Cross Pathogenicity of Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. betae on Sugar Beet and Common Bean. Meeting Abstract. ASA-CSSA-SSA Annual Meeting. November 2009.
Differential Sugar Beet gene expression during the defense response to challenge by Cercospora beticola - (Proceedings)
Larson, R., Mcclintock, M., Cramer, R., Hill, A.L., Fenwick, A.L., Reeves, P.A., Webb, K.M., Panella, L.W. 2009. Differential Sugar Beet gene expression during the defense response to challenge by Cercospora beticola. American Society of Sugarbeet Technologists. Vol. 46, No. 1 & 2, P 80 & 81.
Differential sugar beet gene expression during the defense response to challenge by Cercospora beticola - (Abstract Only)
Larson, R.L., Mcclintock, M.E., Cramer, R.A., Hill, A.L., Fenwick, A.L., Reeves, P.A., Webb, K.M., Panella, L.W. 2009. Differential sugar beet gene expression during the defense response to challenge by Cercospora beticola. Meeting Abstract.
Long Term Preservation of a Collection of Rhizoctonia Solani, using Cryogenic Storage - (Abstract Only)
Hill, A.L., Webb, K.M., Lauffman, J., Hanson, M.K., Panella, L.W. 2009. Long Term Preservation of a Collection of Rhizoctonia Solani, using Cryogenic Storage. Meeting Abstract. Vol. 46 No. 1 & 2, Pages 88-89.