Publications

September 2018

Nick Talbot Group

Ganeshan VD, Opiyo SO, Mutiga SK, Rotich F, Thuranira DM, Were VM, Ouedraogo I, Zhou B, Soanes DM, Correll JC, Wang GL, Talbot NJ, Mitchell TK (2018)

A Genome-Wide Association Study Identifies SNP Markers for Virulence in Magnaporthe oryzae Isolates from Sub-Saharan Africa. bioRxiv preprint Sep 14, 2018 doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/418509

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August 2018

Nick Talbot Group

Kershaw MJ, Basiewicz M, Soanes D, Yan X, Ryder LS, Csukai M, Valent B, Talbot N (2018)

Magnaporthe oryzae SMO1 encodes a Ras GTPase-activating protein required for spore morphology, appressorium function and rice blast disease. bioRxiv preprint Aug 08, 2018 doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/388298

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June 2018

Nick Talbot Group, Sophien Kamoun Group

Gupta DR, Reyes-Avila CS, Win J, Soanes DM, Ryder LS, Daniel Croll D, Bhattacharjee P, Hossain MS, Mahmud NU, Mehbub MS, Surovy MZ, Talbot NJ, Kamoun S, Islam MT (2018)

The MoT3 assay does not distinguish between Magnaporthe oryzae wheat and rice blast isolates from Bangladesh. bioRxiv preprint Jun 14, 2018 doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/345215

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March 2018

Nick Talbot Group

Sakulkoo W, Osés-Ruiz M, Oliveira Garcia E, Soanes DM, Littlejohn GR, Hacker C, Correia A, Valent B, Talbot NJ (2018)

A single fungal MAP kinase controls plant cell-to-cell invasion by the rice blast fungus. Science. 2018 Mar 23;359(6382):1399-1403. doi: 10.1126/science.aaq0892.

October 2017

Nick Talbot Group

Oses-Ruiz M, NJ Talbot (2017)

Cell cycle-dependent regulation of plant infection by the rice blast fungus Magnaporthe oryzae. Commun Integr Biol. 2017 Oct 5;10(5-6):e1372067. doi: 10.1080/19420889.2017.1372067.

October 2017

Nick Talbot Group

Yue X, Que Y, Deng S, Xu L, Oses-Ruiz M, Talbot NJ, Peng Y, Wang Z (2017)

The cyclin dependent kinase subunit Cks1 is required for infection-associated development of the rice blast fungus Magnaporthe oryzae. Environ Microbiol. 2017 Oct;19(10):3959-3981. doi: 10.1111/1462-2920.13796.

July 2017

Nick Talbot Group

Galhano R, Illana A, Ryder LS, Rodríguez-Romero J, Demuez M, Badaruddin M, Martinez-Rocha AL, Soanes DM, Studholme DJ, Talbot NJ, Sesma A (2017)

Tpc1 is an important Zn(II)2Cys6 transcriptional regulator required for polarized growth and virulence in the rice blast fungus. PLoS Pathog. 2017 Jul 24;13(7):e1006516. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1006516.

March 2017

Nick Talbot Group

Foster AJ, Ryder L, Kershaw MJ, Talbot NJ (2017)

The role of glycerol in the pathogenic lifestyle of the rice blast fungus Magnaporthe oryzae. Environ Microbiol. 2017 Mar;19(3):1008-1016. doi: 10.1111/1462-2920.13688.

January 2017

Nick Talbot Group

Osés-Ruiz M, Sakulkoo W, Littlejohn GR, Martin-Urdiroz M, Talbot NJ (2017)

Two independent S-phase checkpoints regulate appressorium-mediated plant infection by the rice blast fungus Magnaporthe oryzae. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 Jan 10;114(2):E237-E244. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1611307114.

November 2016

Nick Talbot Group

Yan X, Talbot NJ (2016)

Investigating the cell biology of plant infection by the rice blast fungus Magnaporthe oryzae. Curr Opin Microbiol. 2016 Dec;34:147-153. doi: 10.1016/j.mib.2016.10.001.