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|
|June 1, 2008||Effects of citrus and avocado irrigation and nitrogen-form soil amendment on host selection by adult homalodisca vitripennis (hemiptera : cicadellidae)||Environmental entomology||Nadel, H; Seligmann, R; Johnson, MW; Hagler, JR; Stenger, DC; Groves, RL;|
|June 1, 2008||Characterization of growth and virulence-related genes expression of xylella fastidiosa affected by grape xylem sap and cell-wall constituents||Phytopathology||Cheng, DW; Lin, H; Walker, AM; Stenger, DC; Civerolo, EL;|
|June 1, 2008||Transcriptional regulation of grape cytochrome p450 gene expression in response to xylella fastidiosa||Phytopathology||Cheng, DW; Lin, H; Walker, AM; Stenger, DC; Civerolo, EL;|
|July 1, 2007||Two whole genome sequences of xylella fastidiosa almond leaf scorch strains||Phytopathology||Chen, J; Han, S; Civerolo, E; Stenger, DC; Van Sluys, M;|
|Feb. 23, 2009||A new phytoreovirus infecting the glassy-winged sharpshooter (homalodisca vitripennis).||Virology.||Backus, EA; Krugner, R; Sisterson, MS; Stenger, DC; Hunter, WB;|
|Feb. 17, 2010||Effects of grape xylem sap and cell wall constituents on in vitro growth, biofilm formation and cellular aggregation of xylella fastidiosa||European journal of plant pathology||Cheng, DW; Lin, H; Walker, MA; Stenger, DC; Civerolo, EL;|
|Feb. 17, 2010||The glassy-winged sharpshooter vector of xylella fastidiosa harbors a phytoreovirus||Phytopathology||Stenger, DC; Sisterson, MS; Krugner, R; Backus, EA; Hunter, WB;|
|April 1, 2011||Phylogeny of replication initiator protein trfa reveals a highly divergent clade of incompatibility group p1 plasmids||Applied and environmental microbiology||Stenger, DC; Lee, MW;|
|Dec. 1, 2010||Functional characterization of replication and stability factors of an incompatibility group p-1 plasmid from xylella fastidiosa||Applied and environmental microbiology||Lee, MW; Rogers, EE; Stenger, DC;|
|July 1, 2010||Transcriptional regulation of the grape cytochrome p450 monooxygenase gene cyp736b expression in response to xylella fastidiosa infection||Bmc plant biology||Cheng, DW; Lin, H; Takahashi, Y; Walker, MA; Civerolo, EL; Stenger, DC;|
|May 1, 2010||Plasmids of xylella fastidiosa mulberry-infecting strains share extensive sequence identity and gene complement with pveis01 from the earthworm symbiont verminephrobacter eiseniae||Physiological and molecular plant pathology||Stenger, DC; Lee, MW; Rogers, EE; Chen, JC;|
|Jan. 1, 2012||Xylella fastidiosa plasmid-encoded pemk toxin is an endoribonuclease||Phytopathology||Lee, MW; Rogers, EE; Stenger, DC;|