What is Pierce's Disease?
Pierce’s Disease is a bacterial infection, which is spread by bugs that feed on grapevines, particularly the "glassy winged sharpshooter." Grapevines that become infected with PD can quickly become sick and die.
|Published Date||Title||Publication||Author List|
|Sept. 1, 2008||Autoaggregation of xylella fastidiosa cells is influenced by type i and type iv pili||Applied and environmental microbiology||De La Fuente, L; Burr, TJ; Hoch, HC;|
|June 1, 2008||Identification of a chemosensory signal transduction system in xylella fastidiosa associated with twitching motility and biofilm formation||Phytopathology||Cursino, L; Li, Y; De La Fuente, L; Galvani, C; Zaini, PA; Mowery, P; Hoch, HC; Burr, TJ;|
|Oct. 1, 2007||Mutations in type i and type iv pilus biosynthetic genes affect twitching motility rates in xylella fastidiosa||Journal of bacteriology||De La Fuente, L; Burr, TJ; Hoch, HC;|
|July 1, 2007||Xylella fastidiosa movement and biofilm formation studied in artificial xylem vessels||Phytopathology||De la Fuente, L; Galvani, CD; Cursino, L; Burr, TJ; Hoch, HC;|
|April 1, 2007||Assessing adhesion forces of type i and type iv pili of xylella fastidiosa bacteria by use of a microfluidic flow chamber||Applied and environmental microbiology||De la Fuente, L; Montanes, E; Meng, YZ; Li, YX; Burr, TJ; Hoch, HC; Wu, MM;|
|March 1, 2007||Type i and type iv pili of xylella fastidiosa affect twitching motility, biofilm formation and cell-cell aggregation||Microbiology-sgm||Li, YX; Hao, GX; Galvani, CD; Meng, YZ; De la Fuente, L; Hoch, HC; Burr, TJ;|
|March 1, 2007||Twitching motility among pathogenic xylella fastidiosa isolates and the influence of bovine serum albumin on twitching-dependent colony fringe morphology||Fems microbiology letters||Galvani, CD; Li, YX; Burr, TJ; Hoch, HC;|
|Feb. 17, 2010||Twitching motility and biofilm formation are associated with tonb1 in xylella fastidiosa||Fems microbiology letters||Cursino, L; Li, YX; Zaini, PA; De La Fuente, L; Hoch, HC; Burr, TJ;|
|Feb. 17, 2010||What does the future hold for the profession?||Plant disease||Gadoury, DM; Andrews, J; Baumgartner, K; Burr, TJ; Kennelly, MM; Lichens-Park, A; MacDonald, J; Savary, S; Scherm, H; Tally, A; Wang, GL;|
|Oct. 1, 2011||Identification of an operon, pil-chp, that controls twitching motility and virulence in xylella fastidiosa||Molecular plant-microbe interactions||Cursino, L; Galvani, CD; Athinuwat, D; Zaini, PA; Li, YX; De La Fuente, L; Hoch, HC; Burr, TJ; Mowery, P;|