Biocontrol Research

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In Knoxville, Meet Dennis Deyton, Department of Plant Sciences, 3/16/2016


Recent Publications

Complete Genome Sequences of Two Listeria Phages of the Genus Pecentumvirus Peters, T. L., L. K. Hudson, Y. Song, and T. Denes.  2019.  Microbiology Resource Announcements. [Abstract]

Wide Host Range Phages of the Genus FelixO1virus Are Potential Candidates for Salmonella Infantis Biocontrol.  Rivera, D., L. K. Hudson, T. Denes, and A. I. Moreno-Switt.  2019.  International Association of Food Protection Annual Meeting, Louisville, KY.

Homburgvirus LP-018 Has a Unique Ability to Infect Phage-Resistant Listeria monocytogenes Song, Y., T. L. Peters, D. W. Bryan, L. K. Hudson, and T. Denes.  2019.  Viruses. [Abstract]

Cross-resistance to phage infection in Listeria monocytogenes serotype 1/2a Trudelle, D., D. W. Bryan, L. K. Hudson, and T. Denes.  2019.  Food Microbiology. [Abstract]

Dynamics of transcriptomic response to infection by nematode Heterorhabditis bacteriophora and its bacterial symbiont Photorhabdus temperata in Heliothis virescens larvae An, R., K. Suri, J. L. Jurat-Fuentes, and P. Grewal.  2017.  Insect Molecular Biology, 26(5): 584-600. [Abstract]

L. monocytogenes Cell Envelope Physiology is Affected by Exposure to Dairy Relevant Conditions.  Magee, K. A, V. Guariglia-Oropeza, M. Wiedmann, and T. Denes.  2017.  Kentucky-Tennessee Branch of the American Society for Microbiology Proceedings. [Abstract]

Interaction of anaerobic soil disinfestation and introduced biocontrol agents on Sclerotium rolfsii Shrestha, U., M. E. Dee, B. H. Ownley, and D. M. Butler.  2016.  Proceedings of the Annual International Research Conference on Methyl Bromide Alternatives and Emiss, pp. 19-1 to 19-4.

Differential colonization of tomato cultivars by the biocontrol agent Beauveria bassiana.  Yerukala, S., M. E. Dee, and B. H. Ownley.  2016.  Phytopathology, 106(Suppl. 4): S4.60. American Phytopathological Society annual meeting, Jul 30-August 3, Tampa, FL.

Compatibility of essential oils with the biocontrol fungus, Beauveria bassiana.  Liu, W.  2012.  M.S. Thesis. [Abstract]

Cultural Techniques to Improve Yield and Cost Efficiency of Greenhouse Grown Tomatoes.  Amundson, S.  2011.  M.S. Thesis. [Abstract]

Mid-South Greenhouse Strawberry Production Deyton, D. E., and C. E. Sams.  2011.  Small Fruit News, Southeastern Small Fruit Consortium, Newsletter 11(2):7-8.

Endophytic fungal entomopathogens with activity against plant pathogens: ecology and evolution Ownley, B. H., K. D. Gwinn, and F. E. Vega.  2010.  BioControl 55:113-128. [Abstract]