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Research Project: Improving Food Safety by Controlling Mycotoxin Contamination and Enhancing Climate Resilience of Wheat and Barley

Location: Mycotoxin Prevention and Applied Microbiology Research

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

Chitin triggers tissue-specific immunity in wheat associated with Fusarium head blight Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hao, G., Tiley, H.C., Mccormick, S.P. 2022. Chitin triggers tissue-specific immunity in wheat associated with Fusarium head blight. Frontiers in Plant Science. 13. Article 832502. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2022.832502.

Fusarium head blight resistance exacerbates nutritional loss of wheat grain at elevated CO2 Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hay, W.T., Anderson, J.A., Mccormick, S.P., Hojilla-Evangelista, M.P., Selling, G.W., Utt, K.D., Bowman, M.J., Doll, K.M., Ascherl, K.L., Berhow, M.A., Vaughan, M.M. 2022. Fusarium head blight resistance exacerbates nutritional loss of wheat grain at elevated CO2. Scientific Reports. 12. Article 15. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-021-03890-9.

Effects of atmospheric CO2 and temperature on wheat and corn susceptibility to Fusarium graminearum and deoxynivalenol contamination Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hay, W.T., McCormick, S.P., Vaughan, M.M. 2021. Effects of atmospheric CO2 and temperature on wheat and corn susceptibility to Fusarium graminearum and deoxynivalenol contamination. Plants. 10(12). https://doi.org/10.3390/plants10122582.

Distribution, function, and evolution of a gene essential for trichothecene toxin biosynthesis in Trichoderma Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Guttierrez, S., McCormick, S.P., Cardoza, R.E., Kim, H.-S., Yugueros, L.L., Vaughan, M.M., Carro-Huerga, G., Busman, M., Saenz de Miera, L.E., Jaklitsch, W.M., Zhuang, W.-Y., Wang, C., Casquero, P.A., Proctor, R.H. 2022. Distribution, function, and evolution of a gene essential for trichothecene toxin biosynthesis in Trichoderma. Frontiers in Microbiology. 12:Article 791641. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2021.791641.

Perithecia detection from images of stubble using deep learning models - (Proceedings)

Local plants, not soils, are the primary source of foliar fungal community assembly in a C4 grass Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Whitaker, B.K., Giauque, H., Timmerman, C., Birk, N., Hawkes, C.V. 2021. Local plants, not soils, are the primary source of foliar fungal community assembly in a C4 grass. Microbial Ecology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00248-021-01836-2.

Conspecific leaf litter induces negative feedbacks in Asteraceae seedlings Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zaret, M.M., Bauer, J.T., Clay, K., Whitaker, B.K. 2021. Conspecific leaf litter induces negative feedbacks in Asteraceae seedlings. Ecology. Article e03557. https://doi.org/10.1002/ecy.3557.

Harnessing chemical ecology for environment-friendly crop protection Reprint Icon - (Review Article)
Kang, S., Lumactud, R., Li, N., Bell, T.H., Kim, H.-S., Park, S.-Y., Lee, Y.-H. 2021. Harnessing chemical ecology for environment-friendly crop protection. Phytopathology. 111(10):1697-1710. https://doi.org/10.1094/PHYTO-01-21-0035-RVW.

Host genetic by environment interactions in crop and wild plant microbiomes - (Abstract Only)
Whitaker, B.K., Qling, C., Christian, N., Clay, K., Hawkes, C.V., Reynolds, H. 2021. Host genetic by environment interactions in crop and wild plant microbiomes [abstract].

Trichothecene NX-3 is required for Fusarium graminearum initial infection and disease spread - (Abstract Only)
Hao, G., Usgaard, T.R., Tiley, H.C., McCormick, S.P., Vaughan, M.M., Ward, T.J. 2021. Trichothecene NX-3 is required for Fusarium graminearum initial infection and disease spread [abstract].

Rising CO2 more severely impacts FHB moderately resistant HRSW compared to susceptible cultivars - (Abstract Only)
Hay, W.T., Anderson, J.A., Mccormick, S.P., Berhow, M.A., Bowman, M.J., Hojillaevangelist, M.P., Dunn, R.O., Vaughan, M.M. 2021. Rising CO2 more severely impacts FHB moderately resistant HRSW compared to susceptible cultivars. Meeting Abstract. American Society of Plant Biologists: Plant Biology 2021 Worldwide Summit. July 17-19, 2021, Virtual.

Host-induced silencing of a Fusarium graminearum effector enhances wheat resistance to Fusarium Head Blight - (Abstract Only)
Hao, G., Naumann, T.A., Chen, H., Bai, G., Tiley, H.C., McCormick, S.P., Tian, B., Trick, H.N., Kim, H.-S., Proctor, R. 2021. Host-induced silencing of a Fusarium graminearum effector enhances wheat resistance to Fusarium Head Blight. [abstract].