Fungi Research


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Personnel

Kimberly D. Gwinn
Associate Professor
Plant Pathology

John Peter Munafo
Assistant Professor
Flavor Science and Natural Products Chemistry

Groups and Facilities


(1 mention)

Phytophthora Plant Pathogens 
Soybeans, vegetables, the Irish potato blight, and Sudden Oak Death.



(1 mention)

Mycorrhiza Literature Exchange 
Researchers, literature, books, and reviews.


 

News

Research Spotlight | Managing Target Spot in Cotton and Soybeans, 11/15/2017

Faculty 360 | John Munafo, 7/12/2017

New Ventures | Creative Agricultural Technologies, LLC, 2/25/2016

Kelly Named Future Leader, 3/27/2015

 

Recent Publications

Relative efficacy of various oxine copper formulations against brown-rot fungi.  Petruch, J. Lloyd, and A. M. Taylor.  2019.  IRG-WP 19-30741, Annual Meeting of the International Research Group on Wood Protection. Quebec CA.

Studies of the Skin Secretions of Eastern Newts in Defense Against Batrachochytrium Salamandrivorans.  Rollins-Smith, L. A., L. K. Reinert, M. Le Sage, E. D. Carter, D. L. Miller, and M. J. Gray.  2019.  Joint Meeting of the American Fisheries Society and The Wildlife Society, Reno, NV. September, 2019. [Abstract]

Immune defenses of amphibians against batrachochytrium fungi.  Rollins-Smith, L. A., L. K. Reinert, M. Le Sage, T. Umile, K. P. C. Minbiole, E. D. Carter, D. L. Miller, and M. J. Gray.  2019.  North American Comparative Immunology Workshop, Waterloo, Ontario. [Abstract]

Diagnosis of Ornamental Plant Diseases Windham, A. S., and M. T. Windham.  2019.  UT Extension, 6pp, W834, Aug 2019.

A Variable Polyglutamine Repeat Affects Subcellular Localization and Regulatory Activity of a Populus ANGUSTIFOLIA Protein A. Bryan, P. Ranjan, et al.  2018.  Genes, Genomes, Genetics. [Abstract]

The Influence of Herbaceous Vegetation on Ectomycorrhizal Root Colonization and Nutrient Uptake.  Bauman, J., and J. A. Franklin.  2018.  Proceedings of the American Society of Mining and Reclamation, St. Louis, MO, June 3-7, 2018. [Abstract]

Large patch (Rhizoctonia solani AG 2-2LP) severity on Japanese lawngrass (Zoysia japonica) influenced by fungicide and application target site Benelli, J. J., B. J. Horvath, A. R. Womac, B. H. Ownley, A. S. Windham, and J. C. Sorochan.  2018.  Crop Protection, 106: 23-28.

Diversity and functional evolution of terpene synthases in dictyostelid social amoebae Chen, X., T. G. Köllner, G. Shaulsky, Q. D. Jia, J. S. Dickschat, J. Gershenzon, and F. Chen.  2018.  Scientific Reports, 25;8(1):14361. [Abstract]

Development and validation of a weather-based warning system to advise fungicide applications to control dollar spot on turfgrass D. L. Smith, J. P. Kerns, N. R. Walker, A. F. Payne, B. J. Horvath, J. C. Inguagiato, J. E. Kaminski, M. Tomaso-Peterson, and P. L. Koch.  2018.  PLoS ONE, 13(3): e0194216.

Field evaluation of maturity group IV late soybean cultivars to frogeye leaf spot, septoria brown spot, target spot and fungicide in Tennessee, 2016 Guyer, Rachel, and H. M. Kelly.  2018.  Plant Disease Management Report.

Field evaluation of maturity group V soybean cultivars to frogeye leaf spot, septoria brown spot, target spot and fungicide in Tennessee, 2016 Guyer, Rachel, and H. M. Kelly.  2018.  Plant Disease Management Report.

Field evaluation of maturity group IV and V LibertyLink ® soybean cultivars to frogeye leaf spot, septoria brown spot, target spot and fungicide in Tennessee, 2016 Guyer, Rachel, and H. M. Kelly.  2018.  Plant Disease Management Report.