Biocontrol Research


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

 

Recent Publications

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]

Effects of biocontrol agents versus a fungicide on growth, yield, and diseases of broccoli in west Tennessee, 2008.  Canaday, C. H., B. H. Ownley, K. D. Gwinn, C. S. Rothrock, A. P. Keinath, and K. W. Seebold.  2009.  Plant Disease Management Reports (online). Report 3:VO52. DOI: 10.1094/PDMR03. The American Phytopathological Society, St. Paul, MN.

Effects of biocontrol agents versus a fungicide on growth, yield, and diseases of broccoli in Tennessee, 2007-2008.  Canaday, C. H., B. H. Ownley, K. D. Gwinn, C. S. Rothrock, A. P. Keinath, and K. W. Seebold.  2008.  Plant Disease Management Reports 2:V145.

Effects of biocontrol agents on growth, yield, and root disease of broccoli in East Tennessee, 2007-08.  Ownley, B. H., K. D. Gwinn, M. E. Dee, C. H. Canaday, A. P. Keinath, C. S. Rothrock, and K. W. Seebold.  2008.  Plant Disease Management Reports 2:V155.

Beauveria bassiana, a cotton endophyte with biocontrol activity against seedling disease.  Griffin, M. R.  2007.  Ph.D. Dissertation, 164 pp.