Nematode Research


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Personnel

Tarek Hewezi
Assistant Professor
Plant Molecular Biology

Groups and Facilities


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UT Crops 
Statewide trials and management of corn, cotton, soybean, and small grains.


 

News

Promotion and Tenure 2017, 10/16/2017

 

Recent Publications

Genome reorganization of the GmSHMT gene family in soybean showed a lack of functional redundancy in resistance to soybean cyst nematode.  Lakhssassi, N., G. B. Patil, S. Piya, Z. Zhou, A. Baharlouei, M. A. Kassem, D. Lightfoot, T. Hewezi, A. Barakat, H. Nguyen, and K. Meksem.  2019.  Scientific Reports, In Press..

Whole genome re-sequencing reveals the impact of copy number variants of the Rhg4 gene on broad-based resistance to soybean cyst nematode.  Patil G.B., N. Lakhssassi, J. Wan, L. Song, Z. Zhou, M. Klepadlo, T. D. Vuong, J. H. Rice, S. Piya, T. Hewezi, R. M. Stupar, and M. Meksem.  2019.  Plant Biotechnology Journal, In Press..

Whole genome re-sequencing reveals the impact of copy number variants of the Rhg4 gene on broad-based resistance to soybean cyst nematode.  Patil G.B., N. Lakhssassi, T. D. Voung, J. Wan, M. Klepadlo, A. O. Stec, B. Valliyodan, T. Hewezi, R. M. Stupar, H. T. Nguyen, and K. Meksem.  2019.  Plant and Animal Genome XXVI Conference (W566). January 11-15. San Diego, CA, USA..

Canonical and noncanonical ethylene signaling pathways that regulate Arabidopsis susceptibility to the cyst nematode Heterodera schachtii.  Piya, S., B. M. Binder, and T. Hewezi.  2019.  New Phytologist, 221:946-959..

Response of root-knot nematode (Meloidogyne incognita) and saponin content of quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa).  Soltani, N., E. C. Bernard, and K. D. Gwinn.  2019.  Phytopathology. [Abstract]

The novel cyst nematode effector protein 30D08 targets host nuclear functions to alter gene expression in feeding sites.  Anju, V., C. Lee, S. Morriss, F. Odu, C. Kenning, N. Rizzo, B. Spollen, M. Lin, A. McRae, S. Givan, T. Hewezi, and M. G. Mitchum.  2018.  New Phytologist, 219: 697-713..

Plant-Parasitic Nematodes of Tennessee and Kentucky.  Bernard, E. C.  2018.  Plant Parasitic Nematodes in Sustainable Agriculture in North America, Editors: S. A. Subbotin and J. J. Chitambar.

Plant-parasitic nematodes in Alaska.  Bernard, E. C.  2018.  Plant Parasitic Nematodes in Sustainable Agriculture of North America, Editors: S. Subbotin & J. Chitambar.

The dauer juvenile and life history observations of Distolabrellus veechi, a facultative insect-parasitic nematode.  Bernard, E. C., S. K. Pohula, and G. Phillips.  2018.  Journal of Nematology.

The dauer juvenile and life history observations of Distolabrellus veechi, a facultative insect-parasitic nematode.  Bernard, E. C., S. K. Pothula, and G. Phillips.  2018.  Journal of Nematology.

A novel picorna-like virus from transcriptome sequencing of sugar beet cyst nematode.  Hajimorad, M. R., J. Lin, R. Ye, M. E. Staton, E. C. Bernard, P. Arelli, T. Hewezi, T. Thekke-Veetil, and L. Domier.  2018.  American Society for Virology, 27th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Virology, July 14-18..

Epigenetic Control of Transposable Elements during Plant-Cyst Nematode Interactions.  Hewezi, T.  2018.  Plant and Animal Genome XXVI Conference (W1021). January 13-17. San Diego, CA, USA..