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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Andrea Skantar
Research Molecular Biologist


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Molecular and morphological characterization of a Xiphinema chambersi population from live oak trees in Jekyll Island, Georgia, with a redescription of the species and comments on its morphometric variations -
Handoo, Z.A., Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M., Subbotin, S.A., Fraedrich, S.S. 2016. Molecular and morphological characterization of a Xiphinema chambersi population from live oak trees in Jekyll Island, Georgia, with a redescription of the species and comments on its morphometric variations. Journal of Nematology. 48(1):20-27.
Assessment of DAPG-producing Pseudomonas fluorescens for management of Meloidogyne incognita and Fusarium oxysporum on watermelon Reprint Icon -
Meyer, S.L., Everts, K., Gardener, B.M., Masler, E.P., Abdelnabby, H.M., Skantar, A.M. 2016. Assessment of DAPG-producing Pseudomonas fluorescens for management of Meloidogyne incognita and Fusarium oxysporum on watermelon. Journal of Nematology. 48(1):43–53.
Morphological and molecular characterization of two Aphelenchoides from poplar leaves -
Carta, L.K., Li, S., Skantar, A.M., Newcombe, G. 2016. Morphological and molecular characterization of two Aphelenchoides from poplar leaves. Journal of Nematology. 48(1):28-33.
A Taqman real-time PCR assay for detection of Meloidogyne hapla in root galls and in soil Reprint Icon -
Sapkota, R., Skantar, A.M., Nicolaisen, M. 2015. A Taqman real-time PCR assay for detection of Meloidogyne hapla in root galls and in soil. Nematology. 18(1):147-154.
Morphological and molecular observations on the cereal cyst nematode Heterodera filipjevi from the Volga and South Ural regions of Russia Reprint Icon -
Pridannikov, M.V., Suprunova, T.P., Shumilina, D.V., Limantseva, L.A., Skantar, A.M., Handoo, Z.A., Chitwood, D.J. 2015. Morphological and molecular observations on the cereal cyst nematode Heterodera filipjevi from the Volga and South Ural regions of Russia. Russian Journal of Nematology. 23(2):113-124.
First report of the cereal cyst nematode Heterodera filipjevi on winter wheat in Montana Reprint Icon -
Dyer, A.T., Al-Khafaji, R.T., Lane, T., Paulitz, T.C., Handoo, Z.A., Skantar, A.M., Chitwood, D.J. 2015. First report of the cereal cyst nematode Heterodera filipjevi on winter wheat in Montana. Plant Disease. 99(8):1188.
Transcriptome analysis of resistant and susceptible alfalfa cultivars infected with root-knot nematode Meloidogyne incognita -
Postnikova, O., Hult, M.N., Shao, J.Y., Skantar, A.M., Nemchinov, L.G. 2015. Transcriptome analysis of resistant and susceptible alfalfa cultivars infected with root-knot nematode Meloidogyne incognita. PLoS One. 10(3):e0123157.
A Trichodorus (Triplonchida: Trichodoridae) nematode from thrips (Thysanoptera: Panchaetothripinae) Reprint Icon -
Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M. 2014. A Trichodorus (Triplonchida: Trichodoridae) nematode from thrips (Thysanoptera: Panchaetothripinae). Journal of Nematology. 46(3):302-308.
Real-time-PCR for detection and identification of Anguina funesta, A. agrostis, A. tritici, and A. pacificae Reprint Icon -
Li, W., Zonghe, Y., Nakhla, M.K., and Skantar, A.M. 2015. Real-time-PCR for detection and identification of Anguina funesta, A. agrostis, A. tritici, and A. pacificae. Plant Disease. DOI:10.1094/PDIS-09-14-0959-RE.
A new chorismate mutase gene identified from Globodera ellingtonae and its utility as a molecular diagnostic marker -
Chronis, D.N., Chen, S., Skantar, A.M., Zasada, I.A., Wang, X. 2014. A new chorismate mutase gene identified from Globodera ellingtonae and its utility as a molecular diagnostic marker. European Journal of Plant Pathology. 139(2):239-246. DOI:10.1007/s10658-014-0385-x.
First report of Xiphinema rivesi (Nematoda, Longidoridae) in Washington State Reprint Icon -
Akinbad, S.A., Mojtahedi, H., Guerra, L., Eastwell, K.C., Villamor, D.E., Handoo, Z.A., Skantar, A.M. 2013. First report of Xiphinema rivesi (Nematoda, Longidoridae) in Washington State. Plant Disease. 91(7):770. DOI: 10.1094/PDIS-09-13-0961-PDN.
Detection of Rhynchophorus palmarum (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and identification of associated nematodes in south Texas -
Esparza-Díaz, G., Olguin, A., Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M., Villanueva, R.T. 2013. Detection of Rhynchophorus palmarum (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and identification of associated nematodes in south Texas. Florida Entomologist. 96(4):1513-1531.
Development of a species-specific PCR assay for differentiation of Heterodera filipjevi and H. avenae -
Yan, G., Smiley, R.W., Okubara, P.A., Skantar, A.M. 2013. Development of a species-specific PCR assay for differentiation of Heterodera filipjevi and H. avenae. Plant Disease. 97(12):241-246.
Occurrence of Meloidogyne fallax in North America, and molecular characterization of M. fallax and M. minor from U.S. golf course greens -
Nischwitz, C., Skantar, A.M., Handoo, Z.A., Hult, M.N., Schmitt, M.E., McClure, M.A. 2013. Occurrence of Meloidogyne fallax in North America, and molecular characterization of M. fallax and M. minor from U.S. golf course greens. Plant Disease. 97(11):1424-1430.
Diseases caused by nematodes -
Skantar, A.M. 2015. Diseases caused by nematodes. In: Samac, D.A., Rhodes, L.H., and Lamp, W.O., editors. Compendium of Alfalfa Diseases and Pests, 3rd edition. St. Paul, MN: APS Press. p. 72-77.
Developing a real-time PCR assay for detection and quantification of Pratylenchus neglectus in soil -
Yan, G., Smiley, R.W., Okubara, P.A., Skantar, A.M., Reardon, C.L. 2013. Developing a real-time PCR assay for detection and quantification of Pratylenchus neglectus in soil. Plant Disease. 97(6):757-764.
The plant-parasitic nematode collections of RRIP: The realization of an ISTC project -
Pridannikov, M.V., Chitwood, D.J., Handoo, Z.A., Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M., Shumilina, D.V., Petelina, G.G. 2012. The plant-parasitic nematode collections of RRIP: The realization of an ISTC project. In: Proceedings of the International Scientific Conference on Immunogenetic Control of Plant Diseases in Agriculture: The Theory and Practice, July 17-21, 2012, Bolshie Vyazemy, Russia. p. 192-200.
The stunt nematode Sauertylenchus maximus in pastures of Bingol Province, Turkey -
Yildiz, S., Handoo, Z.A., Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M., Chitwood, D.J. 2012. The stunt nematode Sauertylenchus maximus in pastures of Bingol Province, Turkey. Igdir University Journal of the Institute of Science and Technology. 2(2):17-19.
A survey of plant-parasitic nematodes associated with forage crops in Bingol, Turkey -
Yildiz, S., Handoo, Z.A., Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M., Chitwood, D.J. 2012. A survey of plant-parasitic nematodes associated with forage crops in Bingol, Turkey. Nematologia Mediterranea. 40(1):73-77.
Book review: Systematics of Cyst Nematodes (Nematoda: Heteroderinae) -
Skantar, A.M. 2012. Book review: Systematics of Cyst Nematodes (Nematoda: Heteroderinae). Nematropica. 42(1):xii-xiv.
Description of Globodera ellingtonae n. sp. (Nematoda: Heteroderidae) from Oregon -
Handoo, Z.A., Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M., Chitwood, D.J. 2012. Description of Globodera ellingtonae n. sp. (Nematoda: Heteroderidae) from Oregon. Journal of Nematology. 44(1):40-57.
Molecular and morphological characterization of the corn cyst nematode, Heterodera zeae, from Greece -
Skantar, A.M., Handoo, Z.A., Zanakis, G.N., Tzortzakakis, E.A. 2012. Molecular and morphological characterization of the corn cyst nematode, Heterodera zeae, from Greece. Journal of Nematology. 44(1):58-66.
Root-knot nematodes in golf course greens of the western United States -
McClure, M.A., Nischwitz, C., Skantar, A.M., Schmitt, M.E., Subbotin, S.A. 2012. Root-knot nematodes in golf course greens of the western United States. Plant Disease. 96(5):635-647.
Molecular and morphological characterization of Globodera populations from Oregon and Idaho -
Skantar, A.M., Handoo, Z.A., Carta, L.K., Chitwood, D.J. 2011. Molecular and morphological characterization of Globodera populations from Oregon and Idaho. Journal of Nematology. 43(3-4):282.
An update to the "Introduction to Nematodes: a new multimedia presentation." -
Skantar, A.M., McGawley, E.C., Pontif, M.J., Overstreet, C. 2011. An update to the "Introduction to Nematodes: a new multimedia presentation.". Journal of Nematology. 43(3-4):282.
Supplemental description of Paraphelenchus acontioides Taylor and Pillai, (Tylenchida: Paraphelenchidae), with ribosomal DNA trees and a morphometric compendium of female Paraphelenchus -
Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M., Handoo, Z.A., Baynes, M.A. 2011. Supplemental description of Paraphelenchus acontioides Taylor and Pillai, 1967 (Tylenchida: Paraphelenchidae), with ribosomal DNA trees and a morphometric compendium of female Paraphelenchus. Nematology. 13(8):887-899.
Molecular tools for diagnostics -
Castagnone-Sereno, P., Skantar, A.M., Robertson, L. 2011. Molecular tools for diagnostics. In: Jones, J., Fenoll, C., Gheysen, G., editors. Genomics and Molecular Genetics of Plant-Nematode Interactions. New York, NY: Springer Science + Business Media B.V. p. 443-464.
Morphological and molecular characterization of Globodera populations from Oregon and Idaho -
Skantar, A.M., Handoo, Z.A., Carta, L.K., Zasada, I. A., Ingham, R.E., Chitwood, D.J. 2011. Morphological and molecular characterization of Globodera populations from Oregon and Idaho. Phytopathology. 101:(4)480-491.
Molecular diagnostics of potato cyst nematodes (PCN) from the national survey -
Skantar, A.M., Handoo, Z.A., Carta, L.K., Chitwood, D.J. 2010. Molecular diagnostics of potato cyst nematodes (PCN) from the national survey [abstract]. Journal of Nematology. 42(3):268.
Morphological and molecular description of Heterodera zeae from a corn field in Greece -
Skantar, A.M., Handoo, Z.A., Zanakis, G.N., Tzortzakakis, E.A. 2010. Morphological and molecular description of Heterodera zeae from a corn field in Greece. Journal of Nematology. 42(3):268.
Molecular rDNA phylogeny of Telotylenchidae Siddiqi, 1960 and evaluation of tail termini -
Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M., Handoo, Z.A. 2011. Molecular rDNA phylogeny of Telotylenchidae Siddiqi, 1960 and evaluation of tail termini. Journal of Nematology. 42(4):359-369.
Toxicity of 2,4-diacetylphloroglucinol (DAPG) to plant-parasitic and bacterial-feeding Nematodes -
Meyer, S.L., Halbrendt, J.M., Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M., Liu, T., Abdelnabby, H.M., Vinyard, B.T. 2010. Toxicity of 2,4-diacetylphloroglucinol (DAPG) to plant-parasitic and bacterial-feeding Nematodes. Journal of Nematology. 41(4):274-280.
Multiplex real-time PCR assays for the identification of the potato cyst and tobacco cyst nematodes -
Nakhla, M.K., Owens, K.J., Li, W., Wei, G., Skantar, A.M., Levy, L. 2010. Multiplex real-time PCR Assays for the identification of the potato cyst and tobacco cyst nematodes. Plant Disease. 94(8):959-965.
First report of the sting nematode Belonolaimus longicaudatus on Soybean in Delaware Reprint Icon -
Handoo, Z.A., Skantar, A.M., Mulrooney, R. 2010. First report of the sting nematode Belonolaimus longicaudatus on soybean in Delaware. Plant Disease. 94(1):133.
Molecular and morphological description of Meloidogyne arenaria from traveler’s tree (Ravenala madagascariensis) -
Detection and Discrimination of Pratylenchus neglectus and P. thornei in DNA Extracts from Soil -
Yan, G., Smiley, R., Okubara, P.A., Skantar, A.M., Easley, S.A., Sheedy, J.G., Thompson, A.L. 2008. Detection and Discrimination of Pratylenchus neglectus and P. thornei in DNA Extracts from Soil. Plant Disease. 92(11):1480-1487.
Some taxonomic and phylogenetic trends for free-living and plant-parasitic nematodes -
Carta, L.K., Handoo, Z.A., Skantar, A.M. 2008. Some taxonomic and phylogenetic trends for free-living and plant-parasitic nematodes [abstract]. The Fauna and Collections Collections of Plant Parasitic Nematodes in Russia.
Progress in Nematode Steroid Research -
Chitwood, D.J., Skantar, A.M. 2008. Progress in nematode steroid research [abstract]. Abstracts, Plant Parasitic Nematodes: Biodiversity, Study, Collections. p. 22.
Molecular analysis of plant-parasitic nematodes -
Skantar, A.M., Carta, L.K., Handoo, Z.A., Chitwood, D.J. 2008. Molecular analysis of plant-parasitic nematodes [abstract]. Abstracts, Plant Parasitic Nematodes: Biodiversity, Study, Collections. p. 19-20.
Molecular phylogenetic perspectives for character classification and convergence: Framing some issues with nematode vulval appendages and telotylenchid tail termini -
Carta, L.K., Handoo, Z.A., Skantar, A.M. 2008. Molecular phylogenetic perspectives for character classification and convergence: Framing some issues with nematode vulval appendages and telotylenchid tail termini [abstract]. Proceedings of the Fifth International Congress of Nematology, July 13-18, 2008, Brisbane, Australia. p. 17.
Molecular and morphological characterization of an unusual Meloidogyne arenaria population from traveler’s tree (Ravenala madagascariensis) -
Skantar, A.M., Carta, L.K., Handoo, Z.A. 2008. Molecular and morphological characterization of an unusual Meloidogyne arenaria population from traveler’s tree Ravenala madagascariensis. Journal of Nematology. 40(3):179-189.
Progress and challenges in the molecular identification of plant-parasitic nematodes at the USDA ARS Nematology Laboratory -
Skantar, A.M., Carta, L.K., Handoo, Z.A., Nakhla, M.K., Levy, L., Chitwood, D.J. 2008. Progress and challenges in the molecular identification of plant-parasitic nematodes at the USDA ARS Nematology Laboratory [Abstract]. Proceedings of the 5th International Congress of Nematology. p. 97.
Taxonomy, morphology and phylogenetics of coffee-associated root-lesion nematodes, Pratylenchus spp -
Handoo, Z.A., Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M. 2008. Taxonomy, morphology and phylogenetics of coffee-associated root-lesion nematodes, Pratylenchus spp. In: Souza, R.M., editor. Plant-parasitic nematodes of coffee. Springer Science + Business Media B.V. p. 29-50.
Morphological and Molecular Identification of Globodera pallida associated with potatoes in Idaho -
Skantar, A.M., Handoo, Z.A., Carta, L.K., Chitwood, D.J. 2007. Morphological and molecular identification of Globodera pallida associated with potatoes in Idaho. Journal of Nematology. 39(2):133-144.
Molecular Characterization of Globodera pallida associated with potato in Idaho -
Skantar, A.M., Carta, L.K., Handoo, Z.A., Chitwood, D.J. 2007. Molecular Characterization of Globodera pallida associated with potato in Idaho [abstract]. Joint Meeting of The American Phytopathological Society and Society of Nematologists. p. 30.
FIRST REPORT OF THE PALE CYST NEMATODE (GLOBODERA PALLIDA) IN THE UNITED STATES -
Handoo, Z.A., Skantar, A.M., Carta, L.K., Chitwood, D.J., Saad, H., Palanisamy, S. 2007. First report of the pale cyst nematode (globodera pallida) in the united states. Plant Disease. 91(3):325.
USE OF MEDICAGO TRUNCATULA TO MODEL THE INTERACTION BETWEEN PLANT-PARASITIC NEMATODES AND LEGUMES -
Skantar, A.M. 2006. Use of medicago truncatula to model the interaction between plant-parasitic nematodes and legumes. Trifolium Conference Abstract & Proceedings.
LOW TEMPERATURE SEM AND MOLECULAR PHYLOGENETICS OF THREE DIPLOSCAPTER POPULATIONS -
Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M., Erbe, E.F. 2006. Low temperature SEM and molecular phylogenetics of three Diploscapter populations [abstract]. Journal of Nematology. 38 (2):266
NEMATODE STEROIDS: RECENT DISCOVERIES ABOUT METABOLISM AND FUNCTION -
Chitwood, D.J., Skantar, A.M. 2006. Nematode steroids: recent discoveries about metabolism and function [abstract]. XXVIII Symposium of the European Society of Nematologists. p. 42.
CLUES TO STEROL FUNCTION IN NEMATODES: RECENT STUDIES WITH CAENORHABDITIS ELEGANS AND THE SOYBEAN CYST NEMATODE -
Chitwood, D.J., Skantar, A.M. 2006. Clues to sterol function in nematodes: recent studies with Caenorhabditis elegans and the soybean cyst nematode [abstract]. 97th American Oil Chemists' Society Annual Meeting (Abstracts). p. 21.
MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF TWO NOVEL 17 BETA-HYDROXYSTEROID DEHYDROGENASE GENES FROM THE SOYBEAN CYST NEMATODE, HETERODERA GLYCINES -
Skantar, A.M., Guimond, N.A., Chitwood, D.J. 2006. Molecular characterization of two novel 17 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase genes from the soybean cyst nematode, heterodera glycines. Nematology. 8(3):321-333.
MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF 17-HYDROXYSTEROID DEHYDROGENASE GENES FROM HETERODERA GLYCINES -
Skantar, A.M., Chitwood, D.J. 2006. Molecular characterization of 17-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase genes from heterodera glycines. Society of Nematology Abstracts. vol. 8(3), 321-333.
MULTIPLE DISPLACEMENT AMPLIFICATION (MDA) OF TOTAL GENOMIC DNA FROM MELOIDOGYNE SPP. AND COMPARISON TO CRUDE DNA EXTRACTS IN PCR OF ITS1, 28S D2-D3 RDNA AND HSP90 -
Skantar, A.M., Carta, L.K. 2005. Multiple displacement amplification (MDA) of total genomic DNA from Meloidogyne spp. and comparison to crude DNA extracts in PCR of ITS1, 28S D2-D3 rDNA and Hsp90. Nematology 7(2): 285-293.
MORPHOLOGICAL AND MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF A NEW ROOT-KNOT NEMATODE, MELOIDOGYNE THAILANDICA N.SP. (NEMATODA: MELOIDOGYNIDAE), PARASITIZING GINGER (ZINGIBER SPP.) IN THAILAND -
Handoo, Z.A., Skantar, A.M., Carta, L.K., Erbe, E.F. 2005. Morphological and molecular characterization of a new root-knot nematode, meloidogyne thailandica n.sp. (nematoda: meloidogynidae), parasitizing ginger (zingiber spp.). Journal of Nematology. 37(3):343-353.
Effect of geldanamycin on hatching and motility in Caenorhabditis elegans and Heterodera glycines. -
Skantar, A.M., Agama, K.K., Meyer, S.L., Carta, L.K., Vinyard, B.T. 2005. Effect of geldanamycin on hatching and motility in Caenhorhabditis elegans and Heterodera glycines. Journal of Chemical Ecology 31:2481-2491.
MORPHOLOGICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF A NEW ROOT-KNOT NEMATODE (MELOIDOGYNE SP.) ON GINGER FROM THAILAND -
Handoo, Z.A., Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M. 2004. Morphological characterization of a new root-knot nematode (meloidogyne sp.) on ginger from thailand. Nematology: 36: 322.
MORPHOLOGICAL AND MOLECULAR EVALUATION OF A MELOIDOGYNE HAPLA POPULATION DAMAGING COFFEE (COFFEA ARABICA) IN MAUI, HAWAII -
Skantar, A.M., Handoo, Z.A., Carta, L.K., Schmitt, D.P. 2004. Morphological and molecular evaluation of a meloidogyne hapla population damaging coffee (coffea arabica) in maui, hawaii. J. Nematol. 36: 346.
MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION AND PHYLOGENETIC EVALUATION OF THE HSP90 GENE FROM SELECTED NEMATODES -
Skantar, A.M., Carta, L.K. 2004. Molecular characterization and phylogenetic evaluation of the hsp90 gene from selected nematodes. Journal of Nematology 36: 466-480.
A NEW ROOT-KNOT NEMATODE (MELOIDOGYNE SP.) PARASITIZING PEACH (PRUNUS PERSICA) IN FLORIDA, UNITED STATES, WITH OBSERVATIONS ON ITS MORPHOLOGICAL, MOLECULAR AND DIFFERENTIAL-HOST CHARACTERIZATION -
Handoo, Z.A., Nyczepir, A.P., Esmenjaud, D., Van Der Beek, J.G., Castagnone-Sereno, P., Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M. 2004. A new root-knot nematode (meloidogyne sp.) parasitizing peach (prunus persica) in florida, united states, with observations on its morphological, molecular and differential-host characterization. Proceedings of the 27th ESN International Symposium, Rome, Italy: #224:108-109.
MORPHOLOGICAL AND MOLECULAR EVALUATION OF A MELOIDOGYNE HAPLA POPULATION DAMAGING COFFEE (COFFEA ARABICA L.) IN MAUI, HAWAII -
Handoo, Z.A., Skantar, A.M., Carta, L.K., Schmitt, D.P. 2005. Morphological and molecular evaluation of a meloidogyne hapla population damaging coffee (coffea arabica l.) in maui, hawaii. Journal of Nematology. 37(2):136-145.
A NOVEL MATRIX METALLOPROTEINASE FROM THE SOYBEAN CYST NEMATODE, HETERODERA GLYCINES -
Kovaleva, E. S., Masler, E. P., Skantar, A. M., Chitwood, D. J. 2004. A novel matrix metalloproteinase from the soybean cyst nematode Heterodera glycines. Molecular & Biochemical Parasitology 136: 109-112.
MORPHOLOGICAL AND MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF LONGIDORUS AMERICANUM N.SP. (NEMATODA: LONGIDORIDAE), A NEEDLE NEMATODE PARASITIZING PINE IN GEORGIA -
Handoo, Z.A., Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M., Ye, W., Robbins, R.T., Subbotin, S., Fraedrich, S.W., Cram, M.M. 2005. Morphological and molecular characterization of longidorus americanum n.sp. (nematoda: longidoridae), a needle nematode parasitizing pine in georgia. Journal of Nematology. 37(1): 94-104.
EFFECTS OF THE HSP90 INHIBITOR GELDANAMYCIN ON JUVENILE MOTILITY IN CAENORHABDITIS ELEGANS AND HETERODERA GLYCINES -
Agama, K.K., Meyer, S.L., Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M. 2003. Effects of the hsp90 inhibitor geldanamycin on juvenile motility in caenorhabditis elegans and heterodera glycines. Phytopathology 93:52, Publication #2003-0010-AMA.
PROBING THE ROLE OF HSP90 IN NEMATODE DEVELOPMENT -
Skantar, A.M., Agama, K.K., Meyer, S.L., Carta, L.K. Probing the role of hsp90 in nematode development. J. Nematol. 1(35): 364.
USE OF HSP90 FOR NEMATODE PHYLOGENY -
Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M. 2003. Use of hsp90 for nematode phylogeny. J. Nematol. 35:329.
A MATRIX METALLOPROTEINASE GENE FROM THE SOYBEAN CYST NEMATODE, HETERODERA GLYCINES -
Kovaleva, E.S., Skantar, A.M., Chitwood, D.J. 2004. A matrix metalloproteinase gene from the soybean cyst nematode, heterodera glycines. Journal of Nematology 35(3): 348-349. 2003.
Effects of the HSP90 inhibitor geldanamycin on hatching and juvenile motility in caenorhabditis elegans and heterodera glycines -
Agama, K.K., Meyer, S.L.F., Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M. 2003. Effects of the HSP90 inhibitor geldanamycin on hatching and juvenile motility in Caenorhabditis elegans and Heterodera glycines [abstract]. BARC Poster Day Booklet: p. 41.
MORPHOLOGICAL AND MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF MELOIDOGYNE FLORIDAE N. SP. (NEMATODA: MELOIDOGYNIDAE), A ROOT-KNOT NEMATODE PARASITIZING PEACH IN FLORIDA -
Handoo, Z.A., Nyczepir, A.P., Esmenjaud, A.P., Van Der Beek, J.G., Castagnone-Sereno, P., Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M., Higgins, J.A. 2004. Morphological and molecular characterization of meloidogyne floridae n. sp. (nematoda: meloidogynidae), a root-knot nematode parasitizing peach in florida. Journal of Nematology. 36(1):20-35.
Investigations of HSP90 for nematode phylogeny and control -
Molecular analysis of HSP90, a multi-faceted gene involved in the growth and development of free-living and plant parasitic nematodes -
Agama, K.K., Carta, L.K., Meyer, S.L., Skantar, A.M. 2002. Molecular analysis of HSP90, a multi-faceted gene involved in the growth and development of free-living and plant parasitic nematodes [abstract]. Proceedings of the Mid-Atlantic Plant Molecular Biology Meeting. p. 23.
Molecular analysis of HSP90, a multi-faceted gene involved in the growth and development of free-living and plant-parasitic nematodes -
Agama, K.K., Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M. 2002. Molecular analysis of HSP90, a multi-faceted gene involved in the growth and development of free-living and plant-parasitic nematodes(Abstract). Midwest Worm Meeting. p. 39.
Functional analysis of heat shock protein, HSP90, from the soybean cyst nematode, heterodera glycines -
Skantar, A.M., Agama, K.K., Carta, L.K. 2002. Functional analysis of heat shock protein HSP90, from the soybean cyst nematode, Heterodera glycines [Abstract]. Nematology. 4(2):180.
UTILITY OF THE HEAT SHOCK PROTEIN, HSP90, FOR PHYLOGENETIC ANALYSIS AND DIAGNOSTICS OF NEMATODES AT SEVERAL TAXONOMIC LEVELS -
Investigating the role of HSP90 in the growth and development of free-living and plant parasitic nematodes -
Agama, K.K., Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M. 2002. Investigating the role of HSP90 in the growth and development of free-living and plant parasitic nematodes [abstract]. BARC Poster Day. p. 35.
MOLECULAR, MORPHOLOGICAL AND THERMAL CHARACTERS OF PRATYLENCHUS SPECIES (NEMATODA: TYLENCHIDA) AND RELATIVES USING THE D3 SEGMENT OF THE NUCLEAR LS28SRRNA GENE. -
Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M., Handoo, Z.A. 2001. Molecular, morphological and thermal characters of pratylenchus species (nematoda: tylenchida) and relatives using the d3 segment of the nuclear ls28srrna gene.. Phytopathology Supplement; APSnet (Plant Pathology Online) 91: 5131.
A REDESCRIPTION OF PRATYLENCHUS TERES KHAN AND SINGH, 1974 (NEMATA: PRATYLENCHIDAE) AND A PHYLOGENETIC ANALYSIS OF RELATED SPECIES. -
Carta, L.K., Handoo, Z.A., Skantar, A.M., Van Biljon, J., Botha-Greeff, M. 2002. A redescription of pratylenchus teres khan and singh, 1974 (nemata: pratylenchidae) and a phylogenetic analysis of related species.. African Plant Protection 8: 13-24.
MORPHOLOGICAL AND MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF PRATYLENCHUS ARLINGTONI N. SP., P. CONVALLARIAE AND P. FALLAX (NEMATA: PRATYLENCHIDAE) -
Handoo, Z.A., Carta, L.K., Skantar, A.M. 2002. Morphological and molecular characterization of pratylenchus arlingtoni n. sp., p. convallariae and p. fallax (nemata: pratylenchidae). Nematology 3:607-618.
MOLECULAR ANALYSIS OF DAF-21, A MULTIFACETED HSP90 GENE, FROM PLANT- PARASITIC NEMATODES -
MOLECULAR, MORPHOLOGICAL AND THERMAL CHARACTERS OF PRATYLENCHUS SPP. AND RELATIVES USING THE D3 SEGMENT OF THE NUCLEAR LS 28SRRNA GENE -
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AMPLIFICATION OF HSP90 HOMOLOGS FROM PLANT-PARASITIC NEMATODES USING DEGENERATE PRIMERS AND RAMPED ANNEALING PCR -
AN EXPLORATION OF THE ROLE OF DAF-21 IN NEMATODE DEVELOPMENTAL ARREST AND ITS POTENTIAL AS A NEW PHYLOGENETIC CHARACTER -
MOLECULAR AND MORPHOLOGICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF THREE NEW PRATYLENCHUS SPECIES -
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RESEARCH ON THE SOYBEAN CYST NEMATODE AT THE NEMATOLOGY LABORATORY OF THE U. S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AT BELTSVILLE, MARYLAND -
MOLECULAR APPROACHES FOR THE IDENTIFICATION AND ANALYSIS OF NEMATODE DEVELOPMENTAL ARREST GENES -
FILLING IN THE GAPS OF THE LESION NEMATODE FAMILY TREE WITH OLD AND NEW MOLECULAR CHARACTERS -
STOP THAT JUVENILE! TARGETING DEVELOPMENTAL EVENTS FOR THE CONTROL OF SCN -
SOYBEAN CYST NEMATODE RESEARCH AT THE NEMATOLOGY LABORATORY OF THE U. S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AT BELTSVILLE, MARYLAND -
IDENTIFICATION OF HETERODERA GLYCINES GENES INVOLVED IN ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT -
IDENTIFICATION OF HETERODERA GLYCINES GENES INVOLVED IN ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT -
MOLECULAR AND GENETIC ANALYSIS OF DEVELOPMENTAL ARREST IN PLANT-PARASITIC NEMATODES -
MOLECULAR-GENETIC ANALYSIS OF DEVELOPMENTAL ARREST IN PLANT-PARASITIC NEMATODES -
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