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Research Project: Surveillance, Pathogen Biology, and Host Resistance of Cereal Rusts

Location: Cereal Disease Lab

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

Three decades of rust surveys in the United States reveal drastic virulence changes in oat crown rust - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Barley MLA3 recognizes the host-specificity determinant PWL2 from rice blast (M. oryzae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

High-resolution genetic mapping and identification of candidate genes for the wheat stem rust resistance gene Sr8155B1 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

A geminivirus crosses monocot dicot boundary and enables genome editing - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Aecial and telial host specificity of Puccinia digitaticoronata, a new crown rust fungus of Kentucky bluegrass in North America Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Aecial and telial host specificity of Puccinia coronata var. coronata, a crown rust fungus of two highly invasive wetland species in North America Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Registration of 'MN-Torgy' hard red spring wheat with moderate resistance to Fusarium head blight and adult plant resistance to the Ug99 family of stem rust races - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Virulence dynamics of the barley leaf rust pathogen (Puccinia hordei) in the United States from 1989 to 2020 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Registration of 'Ascend-SD' hard red spring sheat Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)

Mapping and characterization of the recessive leaf rust resistance gene Lr83 on wheat chromosome arm 1DS Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kolmer, J.A., Bajgain, P., Rouse, M.N., Li, R., Zhang, P. 2023. Mapping and characterization of the recessive leaf rust resistance gene Lr83 on wheat chromosome arm 1DS. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 136, Article 115. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00122-023-04361-7.

The wheat stem rust resistance gene Sr43 encodes an unusual protein kinase Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Yu, G., Matny, O., Gourdoupis, S., Aljedaani, F.R., Wang, Y.L., Nürnberger, T., Johnson, R., Crean, E.E., Saur, I.M., Gardener, C., Yue, Y., Kangara, N., Steuernagel, B., Hayta, S., Smedley, M., Harwood, W., Patpour, M., Wu, S., Poland, J., Jones, J.D., Reuber, T.L., Ronen, M., Sharon, A., Rouse, M.N., Xu, S.S., Holušová, K., Bartoš, J., Molnár, I., Karafiátová, M., Hirt, H., Blilou, I., Jaremko, L., Doležel, J., Steffenson, B.J., Wulff, B.B. 2023. The wheat stem rust resistance gene Sr43 encodes an unusual protein kinase. Nature Genetics. 55:921-926. https://doi.org/10.21203/rs.3.rs-1820134/v1.

Evaluation of stem rust disease in wheat fields by drone hyperspectral imaging Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Abdulridha, J., Min, A., Rouse, M.N., Kianian, S., Isler, V., Yang, C. 2023. Evaluation of stem rust disease in wheat fields by drone hyperspectral imaging. Sensors. 23(8). Article 4154. https://doi.org/10.3390/s23084154.

First report of Puccinia glechomatis, a rust fungus of creeping charlie, in Minnesota Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Greatens, N.J., Klejeski, N., Szabo, L.J., Jin, Y., Olivera, P.D. 2023. First report of Puccinia glechomatis, a rust fungus of creeping charlie, in Minnesota. Plant Disease. First Report. Available: https://doi.org/10.1094/pdis-10-22-2315-pdn.

Drone hyperspectral imaging accurately predicts wheat stem rust disease severity - (Abstract Only)
Abdulridha, J., Min, A., Rouse, M.N., Kianian, S., Isler, V., Yang, C. 2023. Drone hyperspectral imaging accurately predicts wheat stem rust disease severity [abstract]. Unpublished.

Rapid discovery of functional NLRs using the signature of high expression and high-throughput screening - (Abstract Only)
Brabham, H.J., Hernandez-Pinzon, I., Yanagihara, C., Ishikawa, N., Komori, T., Matny, O.N., Hubbard, A., Witek, K., Numazawa, H., Green, P., Takemori, N., Komari, T., Freedman, R.P., Steffenson, B.J., Van Esse, P., Moscou, M.J. 2023. Rapid discovery of functional NLRs using the signature of high expression and high-throughput screening [abstract]. Plant and Animal Genome Conference.

First report of a rust fungus (Puccinia sp.) infecting lemongrass in Minnesota Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Greatens, N.J., Klejeski, N., Szabo, L.J., Jin, Y., Olivera, P.D. 2023. First report of a rust fungus (Puccinia sp.) infecting lemongrass in Minnesota. Plant Disease. https://doi.org/10.1094/pdis-10-22-2314-pdn.

Puccinia coronata var. coronata, a crown rust pathogen of two highly invasive species, is detected across the Midwestand Northeastern United States Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Greatens, N.J., Keljeski, N., Szabo, L.J., Jin, Y., Olivera, P.D. 2023. Puccinia coronata var. coronata, a crown rust pathogen of two highly invasive species, is detected across the Midwestand Northeastern United States. Plant Disease. 107(7):2009-2016. https://doi.org/10.1094/pdis-07-22-1711-re.

Barley MLA3 recognizes the host-specificity determinant PWL2 from rice blast (M. oryzae) Reprint Icon - (Pre-print Publication)
Brabham, H.J., Gomez De La Cruz, D., Were, V., Shimizu, M., Saitoh, H., Hernandez-Pinzon, I., Green, P., Lorang, J., Fujisaki, K., Sato, K., Molnar, I., Simkova, H., Dolezel, J., Russell, J., Taylor, J., Smoker, M., Gupta, Y., Wolpert, T., Talbot, N.J., Terauchi, R., Moscou, M.J. 2022. Barley MLA3 recognizes the host-specificity determinant PWL2 from rice blast (M. oryzae). bioRxiv. https://doi.org/10.1101/2022.10.21.512921.

Comparison of meiotic transcriptomes of three maize inbreds with different origins reveals differences in cell cycle and recombination Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gracia, N., Yin, L., Dukowic-Schulze, S., Milsted, C., Kianian, P.M., Kianian, S., Pawlowski, W.P., Chen, C. 2022. Comparison of meiotic transcriptomes of three maize inbreds with different origins reveals differences in cell cycle and recombination. BMC Genomics. 23. Article 702. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12864-022-08922-w.

Genome-wide association mapping for field and seedling resistance to the emerging Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici race TTRTF in wheat Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Negash, T., Edae, E.A., Tilahun, L., Anderson, J.A., Rouse, M.N., Bajgain, P. 2022. Genome-wide association mapping for field and seedling resistance to the emerging Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici race TTRTF in wheat. The Plant Genome. 15(4). Article e20274. https://doi.org/10.1002/tpg2.20274.

High-resolution mapping of SrTm4, a recessive resistance gene to wheat stem rust Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Li, H., Luo, J., Zhang, W., Hua, L., Li, K., Wang, J., Xu, B., Yang, C., Wang, G., Rouse, M.N., Dubcovsky, J., Chen, S. 2023. High-resolution mapping of SrTm4, a recessive resistance gene to wheat stem rust. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 136. Article 120. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00122-023-04369-z.

Wheat leaf rust in the United States in 2021 - (Other)
Kolmer, J.A., Fajolu, O.L. 2022. Wheat leaf rust in the United States in 2021. Wheat Newsletter. 68:44-51.

A novel locus conferring resistance to Puccinia hordei maps to the genomic region corresponding to Rph14 on barley chromosome 2HS Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mehnaz, M., Dracatos, P., Dinh, H.X., Forest, K., Rouse, M.N., Park, R.F., Singh, D. 2022. A novel locus conferring resistance to Puccinia hordei maps to the genomic region corresponding to Rph14 on barley chromosome 2HS. Frontiers in Plant Science. 13. Article 980870. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2022.980870.

Mapping and validation of all-stage resistance to stem rust in four South African winter wheat cultivars Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Chemonges, M., Herselman, L., Pretorius, Z.A., Rouse, M.N., Mare, A., Boshoff, W.H. 2022. Mapping and validation of all-stage resistance to stem rust in four South African winter wheat cultivars. Euphytica. 219. Article 11. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10681-022-03143-4.