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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Enhanced alfalfa and forage productivity through molecular detection and characterization of plant nematodes

Location: Mycology and Nematology Genetic Diversity and Biology Laboratory

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

Development of real-time and conventional PCR assays for identifying stubby root nematode Paratrichodorus allius - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huang, D., Yan, G., Skantar, A.M. 2017. Development of real-time and conventional PCR assays for identifying stubby root nematode Paratrichodorus allius. Plant Disease. doi: 10.1094/PDIS-10-16-1431-RE.

Use of chemical flocculation and nested PCR for Heterodera glycines detection in DNA extracts from field soils with low population densities - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Baidoo, R., Yan, G., Nelson, B., Skantar, A.M., Chen, S. 2017. Use of chemical flocculation and nested PCR for Heterodera glycines detection in DNA extracts from field soils with low population densities. Plant Disease. doi: 10.1094/PDIS-08-16-1163-RE.

A Taqman real-time PCR assay for detection of Meloidogyne hapla in root galls and in soil Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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.

Real-time-PCR for detection and identification of Anguina funesta, A. agrostis, A. tritici, and A. pacificae Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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.

Occurrence of Meloidogyne fallax in North America, and molecular characterization of M. fallax and M. minor from U.S. golf course greens - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
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.

Last Modified: 05/28/2017
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