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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

John M Bland
Research Chemist


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Aspergillus flavus growth and aflatoxin production as influenced by total lipid content during growth and development of cottonseed -
Effect of Pre-cooking and Addition of Phosphate on the Quality of Catfish Fillets Baked in Convention Oven -
Effect of Pre-cooking and Addition of Phosphate on the Quality of Catfish Fillets Cooked in Pouch in Boiling Water -
Effect of Pre-cooking and Addition of Phosphate on the Quality of Microwave Cooked Catfish Fillets -
RNA sequencing of an nsdC mutant reveals global regulation of secondary metabolic gene clusters in Aspergillus flavus -
Degradation of chitin and chitosan by a recombinant chitinase derived from a virulent Aeromonas hydrophila isolated from diseased channel catfish Reprint Icon -
Zhang, D., Bland, J.M., Xu, D., Chung, S. 2015. Degradation of chitin and chitosan by a recombinant chitinase derived from a virulent Aeromonas hydrophila isolated from diseased channel catfish. Advances in Microbiology. 5:611-619.
Textural and Compositional Comparison of Channel and Hybrid Catfish from Pond and Raceway Environments -
A transcript profiling approach reveals an abscisic acid specific glycosyltransferase (UGT73C14) induced in developing fiber of Ligon lintless-2 mutant of cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) -
Gilbert, M.K., Bland, J.M., Shockey, J.M., Cao, H., Hinchliffe, D.J., Fang, D.D., Naoumkina, M.A. 2013. A transcript profiling approach reveals an abscisic acid specific glycosyltransferase (UGT73C14) induced in developing fiber of Ligon lintless-2 mutant of cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.). PLoS One. 8 (9):e75268.
A transcript profiling approach reveals an abscisic acid specific glycosyltransferase (UGT73C14) induced in developing fiber of Ligon lintless-2 mutant of cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) -
Gilbert, M.K., Bland, J.M., Shockey, J.M., Cao, H., Hinchliffe, D.J., Fang, D.D., Naoumkina, M.A. 2013. A transcript profiling approach reveals an abscisic acid specific glycosyltransferase (UGT73C14) induced in developing fiber of Ligon lintless-2 mutant of cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.). PLoS One. 8(9):e75268.
Integrated metabolomics and genomics analysis provides new insights into the fiber elongation process in Ligon lintless-2 (Li2) mutant cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) Reprint Icon -
Naoumkina, M.A., Hinchliffe, D.J., Turley, R.B., Bland, J.M., Fang, D.D. 2013. Integrated metabolomics and genomics analysis provides new insights into the fiber elongation process in Ligon lintless-2 (Li2) mutant cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.). Biomed Central (BMC) Genomics. 14:155,_DOI:10.1186/1471-2164-14-155.
Enhanced flame retardant property of fiber reactive halogen-free organophosphonate -
Yoshioka-Tarver, M., Condon, B.D., Santiago Cintron, M., Chang, S., Easson, M.W., Fortier, C.A., Madison, C.A., Bland, J.M., Nguyen, T.D. 2012. Enhanced flame retardant property of fiber reactive halogen-free organophosphonate. Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemical Research. 51(34):11031-11037.
Development of fiber reactive, non-halogenated flame retardant on cotton fabrics and the enhanced flame retardancy by covalent bonding -
Volatile chemicals associated with host plants of the strawberry rootworm -
Werle, C.T., Sampson, B.J., Bland, J.M. 2012. Volatile chemicals associated with host plants of the strawberry rootworm. Southern Nursery Association Proceedings. 57:111-116.
Cyanuric chloride derivatives for cotton textile treatment--synthesis, analysis, and flammability testing -
Easson, M.W., Condon, B.D., Yoshioka-Tarver, M., Childress, S.A., Slopek, R.P., Bland, J.M., Nguyen, T.D., Chang, S., Graves, E.E. 2010. Cyanuric chloride derivatives for cotton textile treatment--synthesis, analysis, and flammability testing. American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists Review. 11(6):60-66.
Characterization of a new endogenous endo-ß-1,4-glucanase of Formosan subterranean termite (Coptotermes formosanus) -
Zhang, D., Lax, A.R., Bland, J.M. 2011. Characterization of a new endogenous endo-ß-1,4-glucanase of Formosan subterranean termite (Coptotermes formosanus). Journal of Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 41:211-218.
Volatile profiles of toxigenic and non-toxigenic Aspergillus flavus using SPME for solid phase extraction -
De Lucca II, A.J., Boue, S.M., Carter-Wientjes, C.H., Bland, J.M., Bhatnagar, D., Cleveland, T.E. 2010. Volatile profiles of toxigenic and non-toxigenic Aspergillus flavus using SPME for solid phase extraction. Annals of Agriculture and Environmental Medicine. 17:301-308.
Behavioral and electrophysiological responses of Coptotermes formosanus Shiraki towards entomopathogenic fungal volatiles -
Hussain, A., Tian, M., He, Y., Bland, J.M., Gu, W. 2010. Behavioral and electrophysiological responses of Coptotermes formosanus Shiraki towards entomopathogenic fungal volatiles. Biological Control 55:166–173.
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.
Differential cellulolytic activity of native-form and C-terminal tagged-form cellulase derived from coptotermes formosanus and expressed in E. coli Reprint Icon -
Zhang, D., Lax, A.R., Raina, A.K., Bland, J.M. 2009. Differential cellulolytic activity of native-form and C-terminal tagged-form cellulase derived from coptotermes formosanus and expressed in E. coli. Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 39:516–522
INDUCTION OF HAIRY ROOT CULTURES FROM GOSSYPIUM HIRSUTUM AND GOSSYPIUM BARDADENSE TO PRODUCE GOSSYPOL AND RELATED COMPOUNDS -
Triplett, B.A., Moss, S., Bland, J.M., Dowd, M.K. 2008. INDUCTION OF HAIRY ROOT CULTURES FROM GOSSYPIUM HIRSUTUM AND GOSSYPIUM BARDADENSE TO PRODUCE GOSSYPOL AND RELATED COMPOUNDS. In Vitro Cellular and Developmental Biology - Plants. 44:508-517.
Trail Following Activity in Extracts of Sternal Glands from Anacanthotermes turkestanicus (Isoptera: Hodotermitidae) -
Khamraev, A.S., Kuchkarova, L.S., Ahmerov, R.N., Mirzaeva, G.C., Hanzafarova, N.V., Bland, J.M., Abullaev, I.I., Raina, A.K. 2008. Trail Following Activity in Extracts of Sternal Glands from Anacanthotermes turkestanicus (Isoptera: Hodotermitidae) Sociobiology 51(3):685-696.
COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF 3,6,8-DODECATRIEN-1-OL FROM THREE SUBTERRANEAN TERMITE SPECIES -
Bland, J.M., Raina, A.K., Carpita, A., Dickens, J.C. 2007. Comparative analysis of 3,6,8-dodecatrien-1-ol from three subterranean termite species. Sociobiology 50(2):535-531.
Effect of Orange Oil Extract on the Formosan Subterranean Termite (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) -
Raina, A.K., Bland, J.M., Doolittle, M., Lax, A.R., Boopathy, R., Folkins, M. 2007. Effect of Orange Oil Extract on the Formosan Subterranean Termite (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae). Journal of Economic Entomology. 100(3: 880-885.
Effect of Orange Oil Extract on the Formosan Subterranean Termite (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) -
Raina, A.K., Bland, J.M., Doolittle, M., Lax, A.R., Boopathy, R., Folkins, M. 2007. Effect of Orange Oil Extract on the Formosan Subterranean Termite (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae). Journal of Economic Entomology 100(3):880-885.
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.
TUNG TREE DGAT1 AND DGAT2 HAVE NONREDUDANT FUNCTIONS IN TRIACYLGLYCEROL BIOSYNTHESIS AND ARE LOCALIZED TO DIFFERENT SUBDOMAINS OF THE ENDOPLASMIC RETICULUM -
Shockey, J.M., Gidda, S., Chapital, D.C., Kuan, J.W., Dhanoa, P.K., Bland, J.M., Rothstein, S.J., Mullen, R.T., Dyer, J.M. 2006. Tung tree DGAT1 and DGAT2 have nonredudant functions in triacylglycerol biosynthesis and are localized to different subdomains of the endoplasmic reticulum. The Plant Cell 18:2294-2313.
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.
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.
THE AFLATOXIN BIOSYNTHESIS CLUSTER GENE, AFLX, ENCODES AN OXIDOREDUCTASE INVOLVED IN CONVERSION OF VERSICOLORIN A TO DEMETHYLSTERIGMATOCYSTIN -
Cary, J.W., Ehrlich, K., Bland, J.M., Montalbano, B.G. 2006. The aflatoxin biosynthesis cluster gene, aflX, encodes an oxidoreductase involved in conversion of versicolorin A to demethylsterigmatocystin. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 72(2):1096-1101.
SYNERGISM OF CAY-1 WITH AMPHOTERICIN B AND ITRACONAZOLE -
De Lucca II, A.J., Bland, J.M., Boue, S.M., Vigo, C.B., Cleveland, T.E., Walsh, T.J. 2006. Synergism of Cay-1 with amphotericin B and itraconazole. Chemotherapy. 52:285-287.
SEMIOCHEMICALS OF TERMITE ORIGIN -
Bland, J.M., Raina, A.K., Carpita, A., Park, Y.I., Osbrink, W.L. 2005. Semiochemicals of termite origin. American Chemical Society Symposium Series Chapter 7, pp. 89-100.
STRUCTURE AND DEVELOPMENTAL CHANGES IN THE TERGEL GLANDS OF ADULT FEMALES OF COPTOTERMES FORMOSANUS. -
Raina, A.K., Y.I. Park, B.F. Ingber and C. Murphy. 2005. Structure and developmental changes in the tergal glands of adult females of Coptotermes formosanus. Arthropod Structure and Development. 34:117-124.
IS HYDROQUINON A PHAGOSTIMULANT FOR THE FORMOSAN SUBTERRANEAN TERMITE? -
Raina, A.K., Bland, J.M., Osbrink, W.L. 2005. Is hydroquinon a phagostimulant for the formosan subterranean termite. Journal of Chemical Ecology 31: 509-517.
DIET MEDIATED INTER-COLONIAL AGGRESSION IN THE FORMOSAN SUBTERRANEAN TERMITE, COPTOTERMES FORMOSANUS -
Florane, C.B., Bland, J.M., Husseneder, C., Raina, A.K. 2004. Diet mediated inter-colonial aggression in the Formosan subterranean termite, Coptotermes formosanus. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 30: 2561-2576.
CAY-1, A PLANT-PRODUCED SAPONIN ACTIVE AGAINST PHYTOPATHOGENIC AND MEDICAL PATHOGENIC FUNGI -
De Lucca II, A.J., Boue, S.M., Bland, J.M., Wartelle, L.H., Selitrennikoff, C., Renault, S., Cushion, M., Cleveland, T.E., Walsh, T. 2004. CAY-1, a plant-produced saponin active against phytopathogenic and medical pathogenic fungi. In: Proceedings of World Conference on Magic Bullets (Celebrating Paul Ehrlich's 150th Birthday). Abstract 119. p. 19.
FACTORS AFFECTING POST-FLIGHT BEHAVIOR IN PRIMARY REPRODUCTIVES OF THE FORMOSAN SUBTERRANEAN TERMITE, COPTOTERMES FORMOSANUS SHIRAKI (ISOPTERA: RHINOTERMITIDAE) -
Park, Y.I., Bland, J.M., Raina, A.K. 2004. Factors affecting post-flight behavior in primary reproductives of the Formosan subterranean termite, Coptotermes formosanus shiraki (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae). Journal of Insect Physiology. 50(6):539-546.
HISTORICAL TRENDS OF HYPOXIA ON THE LOUISIANA SHELF: APPLICATION OF PIGMENTS AS BIOMARKERS -
Chen, N., Bianchi, T.S., Mckee, B.A., Bland, J.M. 2004. Historical trends of hypoxia on the Louisiana shelf: application of pigments as biomarkers. Organic Geochemistry. 32(4):543-561.
CAY-1, A NOVEL ANTIFUNGAL COMPOUND FROM CAYENNE PEPPER -
Renault, S., De Lucca II, A.J., Boue, S.M., Bland, J.M., Vigo, C.B., Selitrennikoff, C. 2003. Cay-1, a novel antifungal compound from cayenne pepper. Medical Mycology. 41(1):75-82.
TRILINOLEIN IDENTIFIED AS A SEX-SPECIFIC COMPONENT OF TERGAL GLANDS IN ALATES OF COPTOTERMES FORMOSANUS -
Bland, J.M., Park, Y.I., Raina, A.K., Dickens, J.C., Hollister, B. 2004. Trilinolein identified as a sex-specific component of tergal glands in alates of Coptotermes formosanus. Journal of Chemical Ecology. 30(4):835-849.
EFFECT OF A LIGNIN-DEGRADING FUNGUS ON THE FEEDING PREFERENCES OF THE FORMOSAN SUBTERRANEAN TERMITE (ISOPTERA: RHINOTERMITIDAE) FOR DIFFERENT COMMERCIAL LUMBER -
Cornelius, M.L., Bland, J.M., Daigle, D.J., Williams, K.A., Lovisa, M.P., Connick Jr, W.J., Lax, A.R. 2004. Effect of a lignin-degrading fungus on the feeding preferences of the Formosan subterranean termite (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) for different commercial lumber. Journal of Economic Entomology. 97(3):1025-1035.
FUNCTIONALIZING POLYETHERS TO REACT WITH COTTON -
EXPLORING METHODS TO RAISE THE TENSILE AND TEAR STRENGTHS OF 100% COTTON FABRICS -
Prevost, N.T., Sachinvala, N.D., Lambert, A.A., Campbell, J.H., Gallagher, S., Bland, J.M., Dailey Jr, O.D., Maskos, K., Niemczura, W.P. 2003. Exploring methods to raise the tensile and tear strengths of 100% cotton fabrics. American Chemical Society National Meeting. 44(2):888.
DETECTION OF TERMITE CUTICULAR HYDROCARBONS BY SOLID-PHASE MICROEXTRACTION (SPME) -
Bland, J.M., Osbrink, W.L., Cornelius, M.L., Lax, A.R., Vigo, C. 2003. Detection of termite cuticular hydrocarbons by solid-phase microextraction (SPME). Sociobiology. 41:91-104.
ION CHROMATOGRAPHY OF PHYTATE IN ROOTS AND TUBERS -
Phillippy, B.Q., Bland, J.M., Evens, T.J. 2003. ION CHROMATOGRAPHY OF PHYTATE IN ROOTS AND TUBERS. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 51(2):350-353.
NEW QUATERNARY AMMONIUM ION REAGENTS FROM UREA FOR FABRIC TREATMENT -
Sachinvala, N.D., Prevost, N.T., Campbell, J.H., White, L.A., Dailey Jr, O.D., Graves, E.E., Bland, J.M., Maskos, K. 2003. New quaternary ammonium ion reagents from urea for fabric treatment. American Chemical Society Abstracts.
Synergy of CAY-1, a Fungicidal Saponin, With Amphotericin B and Itreconazole Against Aspergillus spp and Candida albicans -
De Lucca II, A.J., Bland, J.M., Boue, S.M., Vigo, C.B., Cleveland, T.E., Walsh, T.J. 2002. Synergy of CAY-1, a Fungicidal Saponin, With Amphotericin B and Itreconazole Against Aspergillus spp and Candida albicans. In: Proceedings of 42nd Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents & Chemotherapy. Abstract F-826. p. 205.
CAY-1, A FUNGICIDAL SAPONIN FROM CAPSICUM SP. FRUIT -
De Lucca II, A.J., Bland, J.M., Vigo, C.B., Cushion, M., Selitrennikoff, C.P., Peter, J., Walsh, T.J. 2002. Cay-1, a fungicidal saponin from Capsicum sp. fruit. Medical Mycology. 40:131-137.
D-CECROPIN B:PROTEOLYTIC RESISTANCE, LETHALITY FOR PATHOGENIC FUNGI, AND BINDING PROPERTIES. -
D-CECROPIN B: PROTEOLYTIC RESISTANCE, LETHALITY FOR PATHOGENIC FUNGI, AND BINDING PROPERTIES -
EXAMINATION OF CECROPIN A SUSCEPTIBILITY TO COTTON PLANT TISSUE TYPE UNDER CONDITIONS SIMULATING INFESTATION/CONTAMINATION -
MARKER COMPOUNDS IN SUGAR INDUSTRY SAMPLES INDICATING SUGAR LOSS -
WHAT IS THE NEXT STEP IN FLAVOR ENHANCERS -
ISOLATION OF AN OVINE PULMONARY SURFACTANT-ASSOCIATED ANIONIC PEPTIDE (SAAP) BACTERICIDAL FOR PASTEURELLA HAEMOLYTICA. -
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