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|
|Nov. 1, 2007||Detection and visualization of an exopolysaccharide produced by xylella fastidiosa in vitro and in planta||Applied and environmental microbiology||Roper, MC; Greve, LC; Labavitch, JA; Kirkpatrick, BC;|
|July 1, 2007||Effects of cold temperatures and variety on cold curing of xylella fastidiosa infected grapevines||Phytopathology||Meyer, MM; Kirkpatrick, BC;|
|July 1, 2007||Xylella fastidiosa hemagglutinins: identification of cell-cell binding domains and evaluation of their potential for producing x-fastidiosa resistant transgenic plants||Phytopathology||Voegel, TM; Kirkpatrick, BC;|
|April 1, 2007||Xylella fastidiosa requires polygalacturonase for colonization and pathogenicity in vitis vinifera grapevines||Molecular plant-microbe interactions||Roper, MC; Greve, LC; Warren, JG; Labavitch, JM; Kirkpatrick, BC;|
|June 1, 2009||Inhibition of xylella fastidiosa polygalacturonase to produce pierce's disease resistant grapevines||Phytopathology||Kirkpatrick, BC; Warren, JG;|
|June 1, 2009||Examining the association between cold therapy of pierce's disease-infected grapevines and viability of cultured xylella fastidiosa cells in vitro||Phytopathology||Kirkpatrick, BC; Meyer, MM;|
|Feb. 1, 2011||Influence of inoculation date on the colonization of xylella fastidiosa and the persistence of almond leaf scorch disease among almond cultivars||Plant disease||Cao, TS; Connell, JH; Wilhelm, M; Kirkpatrick, BC;|
|Feb. 1, 2011||Analysis of xylem fluid components in almond cultivars differing in resistance to almond leaf scorch disease||Plant disease||Wilhelm, M; Brodbeck, BV; Andersen, PC; Kasun, GW; Kirkpatrick, BC;|
|Feb. 1, 2011||Exogenous applications of abscisic acid increase curing of pierce's disease-affected grapevines growing in pots||Plant disease||Meyer, MM; Kirkpatrick, BC;|
|July 1, 2010||Localization and characterization of xylella fastidiosa haemagglutinin adhesins||Microbiology-sgm||Voegel, TM; Warren, JG; Matsumoto, A; Igo, MM; Kirkpatrick, BC;|
|Dec. 1, 2011||Modeling cold curing of pierce's disease in vitis vinifera 'pinot noir' and 'cabernet sauvignon' grapevines in california||Phytopathology||Lieth, JH; Meyer, MM; Yeo, KH; Kirkpatrick, BC;|