PPEM Journal Club

Fall 2015 Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology Journal Club

Meeting Times: Every Other Friday, 12:20 PM Location: 207A Buckhout

September 11, 2015

Salvaudon L, De Moraes C.M, Mescher M.C. (2013). Outcomes of co-infection by two potyviruses: implications for the evolution of manipulative strategies. Proceedings Royal Society B 280, 20122959.

September 25, 2015

Monteiro, F., Genin S., van Dijk I. and Valls, M.  (2012).  A luminescent reporter evidences active expression of Ralstonia solanacearum type III secretion system genes throughout plant infection.  Microbiology 158, 2107-2116. 

October 9th, 2015

Marchetti, M., Jauneau, A., Capela, D., Remigi, P., Gris, C., Batut, J., and Masson-Boivin, C. (2014). Shaping Bacterial Symbiosis With Legumes by Experimental Evolution. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions 27, 956–964.

October 23rd, 2015

Gretchen Kuldau’s article, TBA

November 6th, 2015

Mayer, C.J, Vilcinskas, A., Gross, J.  (2008).  Phytopathogen Lures Its Insect Vector by Altering Host Plant Odor.  Journal of Chemical Ecology 34, 1045–1049.


November 20th, 2015


December 4th, 2015

Cheatham, M.R., Rouse, M.N., Esker, P.D., Ignacio, S., Pradel, W., Raymundo, R., Sparks, A.H., Forbes, G.A., Gordon, T.R., and Garrett, K.A. (2009). Beyond yield: Plant disease in the context of ecosystem services. Phytopathology 99, 1228–1236.