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Research Project: Utilizing Plant Pathogens as Biological Control Agents of Invasive Weeds in the United States

Location: Foreign Disease-Weed Science Research

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

Bacterial canker of tomato: revisiting a global and economically damaging seedborne pathogen Reprint Icon - (Review Article)
Peritore-Galve, C.F., Tancos, M.A., Smart, C.D. 2020. Bacterial canker of tomato: revisiting a global and economically damaging seedborne pathogen. Plant Disease. https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-08-20-1732-FE.

Uromyces rebeccae sp. nov., a newly described rust on the federally endangered plant, California sea-blite (Suaeda californica) Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bruckart, W.L., Thomas, J.L., Abbasi, M., Aime, C.M., Frederick, R.D., Tancos, M.A. 2020. Uromyces rebeccae sp. nov., a newly described rust on the federally endangered plant, California sea-blite (Suaeda californica). Mycologia. 112(3):543-551. https://doi.org/10.1080/00275514.2020.1739602.

First Report of Xanthomonas campestris infecting Invasive Garlic Mustard in the United States Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tancos, M.A., Frederick, R.D. 2020. First Report of Xanthomonas campestris infecting Invasive Garlic Mustard in the United States. Plant Disease. 104:1251. https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-09-19-1963-PDN.

First report of a rust disease on Suaeda californica in California Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bruckart, W.L., Thomas, J.L., Frederick, R.D., Aime, M.C., Abbasi, M. 2019. First report of a rust disease on Suaeda californica in California. Plant Disease. https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-09-18-1690-PDN.

Invasive Blackberry Species in Oregon, USA: Their Identity and Susceptibility to Rust Disease, and Implications for Biological Control - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bruckart, W.L., Michael, J.L., Sochor, M., Travnicek, B. 2017. Invasive Blackberry Species in Oregon, USA: Their Identity and Susceptibility to Rust Disease, and Implications for Biological Control. Invasive Plant Science and Management. 10:143-154.

Differential aggressiveness of Bipolaris microstegii and B. drechsleri on Japanese Stiltgrass Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bruckart, W.L., Eskandari, F., Michael, J.L., Smallwood, E.L. 2017. Differential aggressiveness of Bipolaris microstegii and B. drechsleri on Japanese Stiltgrass. Invasive Plant Science and Management. 10:44-52.