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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Genetic Improvement of Citrus for Enhanced Resistance to Biotic and Abiotic Stresses

Location: Subtropical Insects and Horticulture Research

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

Influence of photoperiod duration and phloem disruption through scoring on growth, disease symptoms and bacterial titer in citrus graft-inoculated with Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Overexpression of a modified plant thionin enhances disease resistance to citrus canker and huanglongbing (HLB, citrus greening) - (Abstract Only)
Hao, G., Stover, E.W., Gupta, G.X. 2016. Overexpression of a modified plant thionin enhances disease resistance to citrus canker and huanglongbing (HLB, citrus greening)[abstract]. American Phytopathologcal Annual Meeting, July 30- August 3, 2016, Tampa, Florida.

Metabolic variations in different citrus rootstock cultivars associated with different responses to Huanglongbing - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Albrecht, U., Fiehn, O., Bowman, K.D. 2016. Metabolic variations in different citrus rootstock cultivars associated with different responses to Huanglongbing. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 107:33-44.

Influence of citrus source and test genotypes on inoculations with Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Tissue-specific high expression of TFL1 correlates with citrus juvenility - (Abstract Only)
Shi, Q., Moore, G., Stover, E.W. 2016. Tissue-specific high expression of TFL1 correlates with citrus juvenility [abstract]. American Society of Horticulture Science Annual Meeting. August 8-11, 2016, Atlanta, Georgia

Genetic transformation in citrus: Thinking outside the box - (Abstract Only)
Peixoto De Olivei, M.L., Thomson, J.G., Stover, E.W. 2016. Genetic transformation in citrus: Thinking outside the box [abstract]. Annual Meeting of the American Society of Horticulture Science. August 8-11, 2016, Atlanta, Georgia

Whole plant destructive screening for huanglongbing susceptibility with conetainer seedlings exposed to no-choice Asian citrus psyllid inoculation - (Abstract Only)
Stover, E.W., Hall, D.G. 2016. Whole plant destructive screening for huanglongbing susceptibility with conetainer seedlings exposed to no-choice Asian citrus psyllid inoculation [abstract]. Annual Meeting of the American Society of Horticulture Science. August 8-11, 2016, Atlanta, Georgia

High-efficiency propagation of mature 'Washington Navel' orange and juvenile "Carrizo" citrange using axillary shoot proliferation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
De Oliveira, M.L., Thomson, J.G., Stover, E.W. 2016. High-efficiency propagation of mature 'Washington Navel' orange and juvenile "Carrizo" citrange using axillary shoot proliferation. HortTechnology. 26:278-286.

Growth measurements and disease severity metrics of citrus identifies resistance and tolerance to Huanglongbing (HLB) in a Florida field planting - (Abstract Only)
Miles, G.P., Stover, E.W., Ramadugu, C., Keremane, M.L., Lee, R.F. 2016. Growth measurements and disease severity metrics of citrus identifies resistance and tolerance to Huanglongbing (HLB) in a Florida field planting [abstract]. 129th Annual Meeting of the Florida State Horticultural Society. June 12-14, 2016, Stuart, Florida. Abstract number G11.

Hydrogen cyanamide on citrus: Phytotoxicity, influences on flush in potted and field trees and effects on bloom and cropload in the field - (Abstract Only)
Stover, E.W., Lin, Y., Yang, X. 2016. Hydrogen cyanamide on citrus: Phytotoxicity, influences on flush in potted and field trees and effects on bloom and cropload in the field[abstract]. Annual meeting of the 129th Florida State Horticultural Society. June 12-14, 2016, Stuart, Florida

Transgenic Carrizo expressing 'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus' effector P235 displays huanglongbing-like symptom and alters some gene expression - (Abstract Only)
Hao, G., Pitino, M., Ammar, E., Duan, Y., Stover, E.W. 2016. Transgenic Carrizo expressing 'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus' effector P235 displays huanglongbing-like symptom and alters some gene expression [abstract]. American Phytopathological Society Abstracts, July 30 - August 1, 2016, Tampa, Florida.

Citrus Research Board-sponsored review of the University of California Riverside citrus breeding - (Abstract Only)
Stover, E.W., Fazio, G., Forner-Giner, M., Mehlenbacher, S., Preece, J.E. 2016. Citrus Research Board-sponsored review of the University of California Riverside citrus breeding[abstract]. California Citrus Showcase. March 3, 2016, Visalia, California

Resistance and tolerance to Huanglongbing in citrus - (Abstract Only)
Stover, E.W. 2016. Resistance and tolerance to Huanglongbing in citrus[abstract].2016 California Citrus Showcase. March 3, 2016, Visalia, California

Rapid cyling plant breeding in citrus - (Trade Journal)
Moore, G.A., Rogers, K.L., Kamps, T.L., Paion, M., Stover, J., Febres, V.J., Stover, E.W. 2016. Rapid cyling plant breeding in citrus. Citrograph. 7:3-8.

Performance of 'Valencia' Orange (Citrus sinensis [L.] Osbeck) on 17 rootstocks in a trial severely affected by huanglongbing - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bowman, K.D., McCollum, T.G., Albrecht, U. 2016. Performance of 'Valencia' orange (Citrus sinensis [L.] Osbeck) on 17 rootstocks in a trial severely affected by huanglongbing. Scientia Horticulturae. 201:355-361.

Conventional citrus of some scion/rootstock combinations show field tolerance under severe huanglongbing disease pressure - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stover, E., Inch, S., Richardson, M., Hall, D.G. 2016. Conventional citrus of some scion/rootstock combinations show field tolerance under severe huanglongbing disease pressure. HortScience. 51:127-132.

Agrobacterium-mediated transformation of Mexican lime (Citrus aurantifolia Swingle) using optimized systems for epicotyls and cotelydons - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
De Oliveira, M.L.P, Moore, G., Thomson, J.G., Stover, E.W. 2015. Agrobacterium-mediated transformation of Mexican lime (Citrus aurantifolia Swingle) using optimized systems for epicotyls and cotelydons. Advances in Bioscience and Biotechnology. 6:657-668.

Effect of PGRs and fungicides on huanglongbing-related preharvest fruit drop of citrus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Albrigo, G., Stover, E.W. 2015. Effect of PGRs and fungicides on huanglongbing-related preharvest fruit drop of citrus. HortTechnology. 25:785-790.

Reduced susceptibility to Xanthomonas citri in transgenic citrus expressing the FLS2 receptor from Nicotiana benthamiana - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hao, G., Pitino, M., Duan, Y., Stover, E. 2016. Reduced susceptibility to Xanthomonas citri in transgenic citrus expressing the FLS2 receptor from Nicotiana benthamiana. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. 29:132-142.

Comparison of gene expression changes in susceptible, tolerant, and resistant hosts in response to infection with citrus tristeza virus and huanglongbing - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bowman, K.D., Albrecht, U. 2015. Comparison of gene expression changes in susceptible, tolerant, and resistant hosts in response to infection with citrus tristeza virus and huanglongbing. Journal of Citrus Pathology. 30450.

Five new citrus rootstocks with improved tolerance to huanglongbing - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bowman, K.D., Mccollum, T.G. 2015. Five new citrus rootstocks with improved tolerance to huanglongbing. HortScience. 50:1731-1734.

An HLB-tolerant citrus rootstock: What exactly does that mean? - (Trade Journal)
Castle, B., Grosser, J., Bowman, K.D., Stover, E.W. 2015. An HLB-tolerant citrus rootstock: What exactly does that mean? Citrus Industry, June 2015: 16-19.

Protoplast isolation and plant regeneration of guava (Psidium guajava L.) using experiments in mixture-amount design - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Rezzazadeh, R., Niedz, R.P. 2015. Protoplast isolation and plant regeneration of guava (Psidium guajava L.) using experiments in mixture-amount design. Plant Cell, Tissue And Organ Culture. 122(3):585-604

Discovery of huanglongbing (HLB) pre-symptomatic Ribonucleic acid (RNA) biomarkers - (Abstract Only)
Wren, M., Pardington, P.E., Stover, E.W., Gupta, G. 2015. Discovery of huanglongbing (HLB) pre-symptomatic Ribonucleic acid (RNA) biomarkers. American Association for Immunology. www.jimmunol.org/content/194/1_Supplement/127.20.

What's the latest on USDA citrus scion breeding? - (Other)
Stover, E.W. 2015. Update on USDA advanced citrus scion selections for Indian River Citrus League. River Ramblings: the newsletter of the Indian River Citrus League. p 1.

Variables in screening for resistance to Huanglongbing - (Abstract Only)

Developing exchange/recombinase founder lines to introduce huanglongbing (HLB) resistance genes into citrus - (Abstract Only)

Control of Scirtothrips dorsalis with foliar insecticides, 2011 - (Research Notes)
Kumar, V., Kakkar, G., Seal, D.R., McKenzie, C.L., Osborne, L. 2015. Control of Scirtothrips dorsalis with foliar insecticides, 2011. Arthropod Management Tests. 39:E24.

‘US Furr’ and ‘US Furr-ST’ Mandarin - (Germplasm Registration)
Furr, J., Reece, P., Kahn, T., Siebert, T., Barry, G., McCollum, G., Castle, W., Stover, E. 2014. ‘US Furr’ and ‘US Furr-ST’ mandarin. Journal of American Pomological Society. 68:198-203

Freeze response of citrus and citrus-related genotypes in a Florida field planting - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Inch, S.A., Stover, E.W., Driggers, R.E., Lee, R.F. 2014. Freeze response of citrus and citrus-related genotypes in a Florida field planting. HortScience.49:1010-1016

Resistance and tolerance to huanglongbing in citrus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stover, E.W., McCollum, T.G., Driggers, R.E., Lee, R.F., Shatters, R.G., Duan, Y.P, Ritenour, M.A., Chaparro, J., Hall, D.G. 2015. Resistance and tolerance to huanglongbing in citrus. Acta Horticulturae. 1065:899-903.

Incidence and severity of Asiatic citrus canker on citrus and citrus–related germplasm in a Florida field planting - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Stover, E.W., Richardson, M.L., Driggers, R., Hall, D.G., Duan, Y.P., Lee, R.F. 2014. Incidence and severity of Asiatic citrus canker on citrus and citrus–related germplasm in a Florida field planting. HortScience. 49:4-9.

Appliation of rad-sequencing to linkage mapping in citrus - (Abstract Only)
Roose, M., Gnutter, F., Stover, E.W., Federici, C. 2013. Application f rad-sequencing to linkage mapping in citrus [abstract]. International Horticultural Congress.

Gene regulatory networks elucidating Huanglongbing disease mechanisms - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Martinelli, F., Reagan, R.L., Uratsu, S.L., Phu, M.L., Albrecht, U., Zhao, W., Davis, C.E., Bowman, K.D., Dandekar, A.M. 2013. Gene regulatory networks elucidating Huanglongbing disease mechanisms. PLoS One. 8(9):e74256. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0074256.

Overexpression of a citrus NDR1 ortholog increases disease resistance in Arabidopsis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lu, H., Zhang, C., Albrecht, U., Shimizu, R., Wang, G., Bowman, K.D. 2013. Overexpression of a citrus NDR1 ortholog increases disease resistance in Arabidopsis. Frontiers in Plant Science. 4(157):1-10.

Breeding for resistance/tolerance to HLB within citrus - (Proceedings)

Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus (CLas) titer in field HLB-exposed commercial citrus cultivars - (Proceedings)
Stover, E., McCollum, T. 2011. Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus (CLas) titer in field HLB-exposed commercial citrus cultivars. In: Proceedings of the 2nd International Research Conference on Huanglongbing, January 10-14, Orlando, Florida, 11.9, p. 205. Available: http://www.plantmanagementnetwork.org/proceedings/irchlb/2011.

Horticulture take-home messages. Grower Day Summary: 2011 International HLB Meeting, Orlando, Florida - (Proceedings)
Stover, E.W. 2011. Horticulture take-home messages. Grower Day Summary: 2011 International HLB Meeting, Orlando, Florida. In: Proceedings of the International Research Conference on Huanglongbing. p. 229, January 10-14, 2011, Orlando, Florida. Available: www.plantmanagementnetwork.org.

Summaries of research Sessions: 14.10 host resistance - (Proceedings)
Stover, E.W. 2009. Summaries of research Sessions: 14.10 host resistance. In:Proceedings of the International Research Conference on Huanglongbing. p. 421. December 1-5, 2008. Available: www.plantmanagementnetwork.org/proceedings/irchlb/2008/presentations/IRCHLB.14.3.10.

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