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Research Project: BIOCONTROL AGENT PRODUCTION AND DEPLOYMENT TECHNOLOGIES FOR THE INTEGRATED MANAGEMENT OF PLANT PATHOGENS

Location: Crop Bioprotection Research

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Characterization of the infection process by Peronospora belbahrii on basil by scanning electron microscopy Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zhang, G., Thompson, A.R., Schisler, D.A., Johnson, E.T. 2019. Characterization of infection through sporulation by Peronospora belbahrii on basil using light and scanning electron microscopy. Plant Pathology. 5:e01117. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.heliyon.2019.e01117.

Bacillus swezeyi sp. nov. and Bacillus haynesii sp. nov., isolated from desert soil Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dunlap, C.A., Schisler, D.A., Perry, E.B., Connor, N., Cohan, F.M., Rooney, A.P. 2017. Bacillus swezeyi sp. nov. and Bacillus haynesii sp. nov., isolated from desert soil. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 67:2720-2725. doi: 10.1099/ijsem.0.002007.

Colwellia agarivorans sp. nov., an agar-digesting marine bacterium isolated from coastal seawater Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xu, Z., Zhang, H., Han, J., Dunlap, C.A., Rooney, A.P., Mu, D., Du, Z. 2017. Colwellia agarivorans sp. nov., an agar-digesting marine bacterium isolated from coastal seawater. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 67(6):1969-1974. doi: 10.1099/ijsem.0.001897.

Formation of dry gram-negative bacteria biocontrol products and small pilot tests against potato dry rot - (Abstract Only)
Schisler, D.A., Slininger, P.J., Olsen, N.L., Shea Andersh, M.A., Woodell, L.K. 2017. Formation of dry gram-negative bacteria biocontrol products and small pilot tests against potato dry rot. Meeting Abstract.

Paraliobacillus sediminis sp. nov., isolated from East China sea sediment Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cao, W., Guo, L., Du, Z., Das, A., Saren, G., Jiang, M., Dunlap, C.A., Rooney, A.P., Yu, X., Li, T. 2017. Paraliobacillus sediminis sp. nov., isolated from East China sea sediment. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 67:1577–1581. doi: 10.1099/ijsem.0.001767.

Tracking native and applied populations of Cryptococcus flavescens in the environment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rong, X., Rotondo, F., Schisler, D.A., Paul, P.A., McSpadden Gardener, B.B. 2016. Tracking native and applied populations of Cryptococcus flavescens in the environment. Plant Gene. doi: org/10.1016/j.plgene.2016.12.004.

Genotypic and phenotypic characterization of Cryptococcus flavescens, beneficial biocontrol agents for controlling Fusarium head blight of wheat - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rong, X., Schisler, D.A., McSpadden Gardener, B.B. 2016. Genotypic and phenotypic characterization of Cryptococcus flavescens, beneficial biocontrol agents for controlling Fusarium head blight of wheat. Plant Gene. doi: org/10.1016/j.plgene.2016.12.003.

Screening of bacteria for antagonistic activity against phytopathogens of avocados Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dunlap, C.A., Lueschow, S.R., Carillo, D., Rooney, A.P. 2017. Screening of bacteria for antagonistic activity against phytopathogens of avocados. Plant Gene. 11:17-22.

Recent taxonomy changes and their impact on biocontrol agents - (Abstract Only)
Dunlap, C.A. 2016. Recent taxonomy changes and their impact on biocontrol agents. Meeting Abstract.

Approaches to control diseases vectored by ambrosia beetles in avocado and other American Lauraceae - (Abstract Only)
Dunlap, C.A. 2017. Approaches to control diseases vectored by ambrosia beetles in avocado and other American Lauraceae. Meeting Abstract.

Characterization of Peronospora belbahrii on basil under light and scanning electron microscopy - (Abstract Only)
Zhang, G., Thompson, A.R., Schisler, D.A. 2016. Characterization of Peronospora belbahrii on basil under light and scanning electron microscopy. Meeting Abstract. ..

Development of dry gram-negative bacteria biocontrol products and small pilot tests against dry rot - (Abstract Only)
Schisler, D.A., Slininger, P.J., Olsen, N.L., Shea Andersh, M.A., Woodell, L.K. 2016. Development of dry gram-negative bacteria biocontrol products and small pilot tests against dry rot. Meeting Abstract. ..

Acinetobacter lactucae sp. nov., isolated from iceberg lettuce (Asteraceae: Lactuca sativa) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rooney, A.P., Dunlap, C.A., Weiler, L. 2016. Acinetobacter lactucae sp. nov., isolated from iceberg lettuce (Asteraceae: Lactuca sativa). International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 66:3566-3572. doi:10.1099/ijsem.0.001234.

Bacillus velezensis RC 218 as a biocontrol agent to reduce Fusarium head blight and deoxynivalenol accumulation: Genome sequencing and secondary metabolite cluster profiles Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Palazzini, J.M., Dunlap, C.A., Bowman, M.J., Chulze, S.N. 2016. Bacillus velezensis RC 218 as a biocontrol agent to reduce Fusarium head blight and deoxynivalenol accumulation: Genome sequencing and secondary metabolite cluster profiles. Microbiological Research. 192:30-36. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.micres.2016.06.002.

Longibacter salinarum gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a marine solar saltern Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xia, J., Dunlap, C.A., Weiler, L., Rooney, A.P., Chen, G., Du, Z. 2016. Longibacter salinarum gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a marine solar saltern. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 66:3287-3292. doi:10.1099/ijsem.0.001190.

Genome analysis shows Bacillus axarquiensis is not a later heterotypic synonym of Bacillus mojavensis; Reclassification of Bacillus malacitensis and Brevibacterium halotolerans as heterotypic synonyms of Bacillus axarquiensis Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dunlap, C.A., Bowman, M.J., Schisler, D.A., Rooney, A.P. 2016. Genome analysis shows Bacillus axarquiensis is not a later heterotypic synonym of Bacillus mojavensis; Reclassification of Bacillus malacitensis and Brevibacterium halotolerans as heterotypic synonyms of Bacillus axarquiensis. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 66:2438-2443. doi: 10.1099/ijsem.0.001048.

Appraisal of selected osmoprotectants and carriers for formulating Gram-negative biocontrol agents active against Fusarium dry rot on potatoes in storage - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schisler, D.A., Slininger, P.J., Olsen, N.L. 2016. Appraisal of selected osmoprotectants and carriers for formulating Gram-negative biocontrol agents active against Fusarium dry rot on potatoes in storage. Biological Control. 98:1-10. doi: 10.1016/j.biocontrol.2016.03.009.

Bacillus velezensis is not a later heterotypic synonym of Bacillus amyloliquefaciens; Bacillus methylotrophicus, Bacillus amyloliquefaciens subsp plantarum and ‘Bacillus oryzicola’ are later heterotypic synonyms of Bacillus Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dunlap, C.A., Kim, S.J., Kwon, S.W., Rooney, A.P. 2016. Bacillus velezensis is not a later heterotypic synonym of Bacillus amyloliquefaciens; Bacillus methylotrophicus, Bacillus amyloliquefaciens subsp plantarum and ‘Bacillus oryzicola’ are later heterotypic synonyms of Bacillus velezensis based on phylogenomics. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 66(3):1212-1217. doi: 10.1099/ijsem.0.000858.

Characterizing the Soil Ecology of Red Raspberry Produced under Different Production Regimes - (Abstract Only)
Dunlap, C.A. 2015. Characterizing the Soil Ecology of Red Raspberry Produced under Different Production Regimes. Meeting Abstract. ..

Formulating entompathogens for control of boring beetles in avocado orchards - (Abstract Only)
Dunlap, C.A. 2015. Formulating entompathogens for control of boring beetles in avocado orchards. Meeting Abstract.

Evaluation of economically feasible, natural plant extract-based microbiological media for producing biomass of the dry rot biocontrol strain Pseudomonas fluorescens P22Y05 in liquid culture - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Khalil, S., Ali, T.A., Skory, C., Slininger, P.J., Schisler, D.A. 2016. Evaluation of economically feasible, natural plant extract-based microbiological media for producing biomass of the dry rot biocontrol strain Pseudomonas fluorescens P22Y05 in liquid culture. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology. 32(2):25. doi: 10.1007/s11274-015-1984-1.

Osmoprotectants and carriers for formulating co-cultures of Gram-negative biocontrol agents active against potato dry rot in storage - (Abstract Only)
Schisler, D.A., Slininger, P.J., Olsen, N.L., Woodell, L.K. 2015. Osmoprotectants and carriers for formulating co-cultures of Gram-negative biocontrol agents active against potato dry rot in storage. Meeting Abstract.

Vine kill interval and temperature effects on Fusarium dry rot development in Russet Burbank - (Abstract Only)
Woodell, L., Olsen, N., Schisler, D.A., Slininger, P.J. 2015. Vine kill interval and temperature effects on Fusarium dry rot development in Russet Burbank. Meeting Abstract.

Bacillus glycinifermentans sp. nov., isolated from fermented soybean paste Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kim, S.J., Dunlap, C.A., Kwon, S.W., Rooney, A.P. 2015. Bacillus glycinifermentans sp. nov., isolated from fermented soybean paste. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 65(10):3586-3590.

Phylogenomic analysis shows that ‘Bacillus vanillea’ is a later heterotypic synonym of Bacillus siamensis Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dunlap, C.A. 2015. Phylogenomic analysis shows that ‘Bacillus vanillea’ is a later heterotypic synonym of Bacillus siamensis. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 65(10):3507-3510.

Bacillus paralicheniformis sp. nov., isolated from fermented soybean paste Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dunlap, C.A., Kwon, S.W., Rooney, A.P., Kim, S.J. 2015. Bacillus paralicheniformis sp. nov., isolated from fermented soybean paste. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 65(10):3487-3492.

Composition of fungal communities in soil and endophytic in raspberry production systems - (Abstract Only)
Romagnoli, E., Mendes, R., Dunlap, C.A. 2015. Composition of fungal communities in soil and endophytic in raspberry production systems. Meeting Abstract.

The status of the species Bacillus aerius. Request for an Opinion - (Other)
Dunlap, C.A. 2015. The status of the species Bacillus aerius. Request for an Opinion. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 65:2341.

Phylogenomic analysis shows that Bacillus amyloliquefaciens subsp. plantarum is a later heterotypic synonym of Bacillus methylotrophicus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dunlap, C.A., Kim, S., Kwon, S., Rooney, A.P. 2015. Phylogenomic analysis shows that Bacillus amyloliquefaciens subsp. plantarum is a later heterotypic synonym of Bacillus methylotrophicus. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 65:2104-2109. DOI: 10.1099/ijs.0.000226.

Genomic analysis of Bacillus subtilis OH 131.1 and coculturing with Cryptococcus flavescens for control of fusarium head blight Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dunlap, C.A., Schisler, D.A., Bowman, M.J., Rooney, A.P. 2015. Genomic analysis of Bacillus subtilis OH 131.1 and coculturing with Cryptococcus flavescens for control of fusarium head blight. Plant Gene. 2:1-9.

Discovery of secondary metabolites from Bacillus spp. biocontrol strains using genome mining and mass spectroscopy - (Abstract Only)
Dunlap, C.A., Bowman, M.J., Schisler, D.A. 2015. Discovery of secondary metabolites from Bacillus spp. biocontrol strains using genome mining and mass spectroscopy. Meeting Abstract. 179.

The use of genomics and chemistry to screen for secondary metabolites in bacillus spp. biocontrol organisms - (Book / Chapter)
Dunlap, C.A., Bowman, M.J. 2014. The use of genomics and chemistry to screen for secondary metabolites in bacillus spp. biocontrol organisms. In: Gross, A.D., Coats, J.R., Duke, S.O., Seiber, J.N., editors. Biopesticides: State of the Art and Future Opportunities. Washington, D.C.: American Chemical Society. p. 95-112.

Evaluation of osmoprotectants and carriers for formulating Gram-negative biocontrol agents active against potato dry rot in storage - (Abstract Only)
Schisler, D.A., Slininger, P.J., Olsen, N.L., Shea Andersh, M.A., Woodell, L.K. 2014. Evaluation of osmoprotectants and carriers for formulating Gram-negative biocontrol agents active against potato dry rot in storage [abstract]. APS-CPS. 156-P.

Deposition of extreme-tolerant bacterial strains isolated during different phases of phoenix spacecraft assembly in a public culture collection Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Venkateswaran, K., Vaishampayan, P., Benardini III, J.N., Rooney, A.P., Spry, J.A. 2014. Deposition of extreme-tolerant bacterial strains isolated during different phases of Phoenix spacecraft assembly in a public culture collection. Astrobiology. 14(1):24-26.

Population dynamics of the fusarium head blight biocontrol agent cryptococcus flavescens OH182.9 on wheat anthers and heads Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schisler, D.A., Core, A.B., Boehm, M.J., Horst, L., Krause, C.R., Dunlap, C.A., Rooney, A.P. 2014. Population dynamics of the Fusarium head blight biocontrol agent Cryptococcus flavescens OH182.9 on wheat anthers and heads. Biological Control. 70(1):17-27.

Antagonist cryptococcus flavescens</i> OH 182.9 3C colonization of wheat heads when applied with triazole fungicides and the effect on scab - (Abstract Only)
Schisler, D.A., Paul, P., Boehm, M.J., Bradley, C.A., Dunlap, C.A. 2013. Antagonist cryptococcus flavescens</i> OH 182.9 3C colonization of wheat heads when applied with triazole fungicides and the effect on scab [abstract]. APS-MSA Joint Meeting. 178-P.

Genomic analysis and secondary metabolite production in Bacillus amyloliquefaciens AS 43.3: a biocontrol antagonist of fusarium head blight - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dunlap, C.A., Bowman, M.J., Schisler, D.A. 2013. Genomic analysis and secondary metabolite production in Bacillus amyloliquefaciens AS 43.3: A biocontrol antagonist of Fusarium head blight. Biocontrol. 64(1):166-175.