Research Plant Pathologist
Virus and Virus-like Diseases of Vegetables
Tomato spotted wilt virus symptoms
Adkins, S. 2000. Tomato spotted wilt virus - positive steps towards negative success. Molec. Plant Path. 1:151-157.
Adkins, S. and C.C. Kao. 1998. Subgenomic RNA promoters dictate the mode of recognition by bromoviral RNA-dependent RNA polymerases. Virology 252:1-8.
Adkins, S., Stawicki, S.S., Faurote, G., Siegel, R.W. and C.C. Kao. 1998. Mechanistic analysis of RNA synthesis by RNA-dependent RNA polymerase from two promoters reveals similarities to DNA-dependent RNA polymerase. RNA 4:455-470.
Adkins, S., Siegel, R.W., Sun, J.-H. and C.C. Kao. 1997. Minimal templates directing accurate initiation of subgenomic RNA synthesis in vitro by the brome mosaic virus RNA-dependent RNA polymerase. RNA 3:634-647.
Adkins, S., Choi, T.-J., Israel, B.A., Bandla, M.D., Richmond, K.E., Schultz, K.T., Sherwood, J.L. and T.L. German. 1996. Baculovirus expression and processing of tomato spotted wilt tospovirus glycoproteins. Phytopathology 86:849-855.
Adkins, S., Quadt, R., Choi, T.-J., Ahlquist, P. and T. German. 1995. An RNA-dependent RNA-polymerase activity associated with virions of tomato spotted wilt virus, a plant- and insect-infecting bunyavirus. Virology 207:308-311.