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Lucy Stewart
Corn, Soybean and Wheat Quality Research
Research Molecular Biologist

Phone: (330) 263-3834
Fax: (330) 263-3841

SELBY HALL
1680 MADISON AVE
WOOSTER , OH 44691
Projects
Understanding and Preventing Seed Transmission of Maize Lethal Necrosis (MLN) in Africa
Cooperative Agreement (A)
  Accession Number: 432032
Control of Virus Diseases in Corn and Soybean
In-House Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 432820
Team Maize Hopper
Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement (R)
  Accession Number: 433618
Developing Reverse Genetics Systems for Functional Analysis of Monocot Virus and Host Genes
Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 427429
Epidemiology of Maize Lethal Necrosis (MLN) and Seed Transmission of Maize Chlorotic Mottle Virus (MCMV)
Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement (T)
  Accession Number: 431877

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Short Communication: Sonchus yellow net virus nucleocapsids form on nuclear rings enriched in phosphoprotein -
Maize lethal necrosis: An emerging, synergistic viral disease -
Redinbaugh, M.G., Stewart, L.R. 2018. Maize lethal necrosis: An emerging, synergistic viral disease. Annual Review of Virology. 5:301-322. https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev-virology-092917-043413.
The role of viruses in the phytobiome -
Barley stripe mosaic virus (BSMV) as a virus-induced gene silencing vector in maize seedlings -
Jarugula, S., Willie, K.J., Stewart, L.R. 2018. Barley stripe mosaic virus (BSMV) as a virus-induced gene silencing vector in maize seedlings. Virus Genes. 54: 616-620. doi.org/10.1007/s11262-018-1569-9.
Complete sequence and diversity of a maize-associated Polerovirus in East Africa -
Massawe, D., Stewart, L.R., Kamatenesi, J., Asiimwe, T., Redinbaugh, M.G. 2018. Complete sequence and diversity of a maize-associated Polerovirus in East Africa. Virus Genes. 54(3):432-437. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11262-018-1560-5.
First report of Cocksfoot mottle virus infecting wheat (Triticum aestivum) in Ohio -
Hodge, B.A., Paul, P.A., Stewart, L.R. 2017. First report of Cocksfoot mottle virus infecting wheat (Triticum aestivum) in Ohio. Plant Disease. 102(2):464.
Agropyron mosaic virus detected in Ohio wheat (Triticum aestivum) -
Hodge, B.A., Paul, P.A., Stewart, L.R. 2017. Agropyron mosaic virus detected in Ohio wheat (Triticum aestivum). Plant Disease. 102(2):463.
Complete genome sequence of a new maize-associated cytorhabdovirus -
Willie, K.J., Stewart, L.R. 2017. Complete genome sequence of a new maize-associated cytorhabdovirus. Genome Announcements. https://doi.org/10.1128/genomeA.00591-17.
Johnsongrass mosaic virus contributes to maize lethal necrosis in East Africa -
Stewart, L.R., Willie, K.J., Wijeratne, S., Redinbaugh, M.G., Massawe, D., Niblett, C.N., Asiimwe, T. 2017. Johnsongrass mosaic virus contributes to maize lethal necrosis in East Africa. Plant Disease. 101(8):1455-1462. https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-01-17-0136-RE.
Identification of a maize chlorotic dwarf virus silencing suppressor protein Reprint Icon -
Stewart, L.R., Jarugula, S., Zhao, Y., Qu, F., Marty, D. 2017. Identification of a maize chlorotic dwarf virus silencing suppressor protein. Virology. 504:88-95.
Soil-borne wheat mosaic virus infectious clone and manipulation for gene-carrying capacity Reprint Icon -
Jarugula, S., Charlesworth, S., Qu, F., Stewart, L.R. 2016. Soil-borne wheat mosaic virus infectious clone and manipulation for gene-carrying capacity. Archives of Virology. 161:2291-2297.
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.
Sequence diversity of wheat mosaic virus isolates Reprint Icon -
Stewart, L.R. 2015. Sequence diversity of wheat mosaic virus isolates. Virus Research. 213:299-303.
Maize lethal necrosis (MLN), an emerging threat to maize-based food security in sub-Saharan Africa Reprint Icon -
Mahuku, G., Lockhart, B.E., Wanjala, B., Jones, M.W., Kimunye, J.N., Stewart, L.R., Cassone, B.J., Sevgan, S., Johnson, N., Kusia, E., Kumar, L., Niblett, C.L., Wangai, A., Kiggundu, A., Asea, G., Pappu, H., Prasanna, B.M., Redinbaugh, M.G. 2015. Maize lethal necrosis (MLN), an emerging threat to maize-based food security in sub-Saharan Africa. Phytopathology. 105:956-965.
Infectious Maize rayado fino virus from cloned cDNA Reprint Icon -
Edwards, M.C., Weiland, J.J., Todd, J., Stewart, L.R. 2015. Infectious Maize rayado fino virus from cloned cDNA. Phytopathology. 105:833-839.
Efficient inoculation of rice black-streaked dwarf virus to maize using Laodelphax striatellus Fallen Reprint Icon -
Miao, H., Di, D., Lu, Y., Tian, L., Zhang, A., Stewart, L.R., Redinbaugh, M.G. 2014. Efficient inoculation of rice black-streaked dwarf virus to maize using Laodelphax striatellus Fallen. Journal of Phytopathology. DOI:10.1111/jph.12350.
Genetic insights into Graminella nigrifrons competence for Maize fine streak virus infection and transmission Reprint Icon -
Cassone, B.J., Cisneros-Carter, F.M., Michel, A.P., Stewart, L.R., Redinbaugh, M.G. 2015. Genetic insights into Graminella nigrifrons competence for Maize fine streak virus infection and transmission. PLoS One. 9(11):e113529. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0113529.
Viruses in maize and Johnsongrass in southern Ohio Reprint Icon -
Stewart, L.R., Teplier, R., Todd, J.C., Jones, M.W., Cassone, B.J., Wijeratne, S., Wijeratne, A., Redinbaugh, M.G. 2014. Viruses in maize and Johnsongrass in southern Ohio. Phytopathology. 104:1360-1369.
Reduction in fecundity and shifts in cellular processes by a native virus on an invasive insect Reprint Icon -
Cassone, B.J., Michel, A.P., Stewart, L.R., Bansal, R., Mian, R.M., Redinbaugh, M.G. 2014. Reduction in fecundity and shifts in cellular processes by a native virus on an invasive insect. Genome Biology and Evolution. 6(4):873-885.
Virus-independent and common transcriptome responses of leafhopper vectors feeding on maize infected with semi-persistently and persistent propagatively transmitted viruses Reprint Icon -
Cassone, B.J., Wijertine, S., Michel, A., Stewart, L.R., Chen, Y., Yan, P., Redinbaugh, M.G. 2014. Virus-independent and common transcriptome responses of leafhopper vectors feeding on maize infected with semi-persistently and persistent propagatively transmitted viruses. Biomed Central (BMC) Genomics. 15:133.
Responses of highly resistant and susceptible maize to vascular puncture inoculation with Maize dwarf mosaic virus Reprint Icon -
Cassone, B.J., Chen, Z., Chiera, J., Stewart, L.R., Redinbaugh, M.G. 2014. Responses of highly resistant and susceptible maize to vascular puncture inoculation with Maize dwarf mosaic virus. Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology. 86:19-27.
Co-infection and disease severity of Ohio Maize dwarf mosaic virus and Maize chlorotic dwarf virus strains Reprint Icon -
Morales-Cruz, K., Zambrano, J., Stewart, L.R. 2014. Co-infection and disease severity of Ohio Maize dwarf mosaic virus and Maize chlorotic dwarf virus strains. Plant Disease. 98:1661-1665.
Role of double-stranded RNA-binding proteins in RNA silencing and antiviral defense -
Singh, J., Zhang, X., Stewart, L.R., Mitchell, T., Qu, F. 2014. Role of double-stranded RNA-binding proteins in RNA silencing and antiviral defense. Book Chapter. doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-411584-2.01001-5.
Wheat mosaic virus (WMoV), the causal agent of High Plains disease, is present in Ohio wheat fields -
Stewart, L.R., Paul, P., Qu, F., Redinbaugh, M.G., Miao, H., Todd, J.C., Jones, M.W. 2013. Wheat mosaic virus (WMoV), the causal agent of High Plains disease, is present in Ohio wheat fields. Plant Disease. 97:1125.
Genetic mechanisms of Maize dwarf mosaic virus resistance in maize -
Cassone, B.J., Redinbaugh, M.G., Stewart, L.R. 2013. Genetic mechanisms of Maize dwarf mosaic virus resistance in maize. Maize Genetics Conference Abstracts. Maize Genetic Conference, March 14-17, 2013, St Charles Illinois. Meeting Abstract.
Cleavage of Maize chlorotic dwarf virus R78 protein by the viral 3C protease -
Response of maize (Zea mays L.) lines carrying Wsm1, Wsm2 and Wsm3 to the potyviruses Johnsongrass mosaic virus and Sorghum mosaic virus Reprint Icon -
Stewart, L.R., Haque, A.M., Jones, M.W., Redinbaugh, M.G. 2013. Response of maize (Zea mays L.) lines carrying Wsm1, Wsm2 and Wsm3 to the potyviruses Johnsongrass mosaic virus and Sorghum mosaic virus. Molecular Breeding. 31(2):289-297.
Complete sequence and development of a full-length infectious clone of an Ohio isolate of Maize dwarf mosaic virus (MDMV) Reprint Icon -
Stewart, L.R., Bouchard, R., Redinbaugh, M.G., Meulia, T. 2012. Complete sequence and development of a full-length infectious clone of an Ohio isolate of Maize dwarf mosaic virus (MDMV). Virus Research. 165:219-224.
Viroids and Phloem-limited Viruses: Unique Molecular Probes of Phloem Biology -
Stewart, L.R., Ding, B., Falk, B.W. 2012. Viroids and phloem-limited viruses: unique molecular probes of phloem biology. In: Thompson G.A., van Bel, A.J.E., editors. Phloem: molecular cell biology, systemic communication, biotic interactions. Oxford, UK: Wiley-Blackwell. p. 271-292.
Waikaviruses: studied but not understood -
Stewart, L.R. 2011. Waikaviruses: studied but not understood. APS Net Plant Pathology Online. http://www.apsnet.org/publications/apsnetfeatures/Pages/waikavirus.aspx..
Diseases caused by viruses -
Stewart, L.R., Louie Jr., R., Redinbaugh, M.G. 2016. Diseases caused by viruses. In: Munkvold, G., White, D.G., editors. Compendium of Corn Diseases. 4th Edition. Minneapolis, MN:APS Press. p. 100-117.
Using Maize chlorotic dwarf virus to explore future frontiers in plant virology -