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

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 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]

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]

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.

Bioactive natural products in plant disease control Gwinn, K. D.  2018.  Studies in Natural Product Chemistry, Studies in Natural Products Chemistry Vol. 56:229-246. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-444-64058-1.00007-8. Copyright: © Elsevier 2018 Published: 1st February 2018 Elsevier Editors: Atta-ur-Rahman. [Abstract]

Terpenoids from weedy ricefield flatsedge (Cyperus iria L.) are developmentally regulated and stress-induced, and have antifungal properties Jiang, Y., B. H. Ownley, and F. Chen.  2018.  Molecules, 23:3149. [Abstract]

IPM in soybean – investigations in pairing cultivars, fungicides, and application timings to maximize disease control and yield Kelly, H. M., and J. Jordan.  2018.  Phytopathology, October (Supplement).

Field evaluation of Xtend maturity group IV L-V soybean cultivars to frogeye leaf spot, brown spot, and target spot and fungicide in Tennessee, 2016 Lin, Binbin, and H. M. Kelly.  2018.  Plant Disease Management Report.

Field evaluation of Xtend maturity group III-IV early soybean cultivars to frogeye leaf spot and fungicide in Tennessee, 2016 Lin, Binbin, and H. M. Kelly.  2018.  Plant Disease Management Report.

Quantifying the Effects of Fungicides and Tillage on Cercospora sojina Severity and Yield of Soybean Mengistu, A., H. M. Kelly, et al.  2018.  Plant Health Progress, 19(3):226-232.