Publications

March 2010

Nick Talbot Group

Li Y, Yan X, Wang H, Liang S, Ma WB, Fang MY, Talbot NJ, Wang ZY (2010)

MoRic8 Is a novel component of G-protein signaling during plant infection by the rice blast fungus Magnaporthe oryzae. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2010 Mar;23(3):317-31. doi: 10.1094/MPMI-23-3-0317.

October 2010

Nick Talbot Group

Li Y, Liang S, Yan X, Wang H, Li D, Soanes DM, Talbot NJ, Wang Z, Wang Z (2010)

Characterization of MoLDB1 required for vegetative growth, infection-related morphogenesis, and pathogenicity in the rice blast fungus Magnaporthe oryzae. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2010 Oct;23(10):1260-74. doi: 10.1094/MPMI-03-10-0052.

September 2011

Nick Talbot Group

Yan X, Ma WB, Li Y, Wang H, Que YW, Ma ZH, Talbot NJ, Wang ZY (2011)

A sterol 14α-demethylase is required for conidiation, virulence and for mediating sensitivity to sterol demethylation inhibitors by the rice blast fungus Magnaporthe oryzae. Fungal Genet Biol. 2011 Feb;48(2):144-53. doi: 10.1016/j.fgb.2010.09.005.

December 2011

Nick Talbot Group

Yan X, Li Y, Yue X, Wang C, Que Y, Kong D, Ma Z, Talbot NJ, Wang Z (2011)

Two novel transcriptional regulators are essential for infection-related morphogenesis and pathogenicity of the rice blast fungus Magnaporthe oryzae. PLoS Pathog. 2011 Dec;7(12):e1002385. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1002385.

January 2012

Nick Talbot Group

Mentlak TA, Kombrink A, Shinya T, Ryder LS, Otomo I, Saitoh H, Terauchi R, Nishizawa Y, Shibuya N, Thomma BP, Talbot NJ (2012)

Effector-mediated suppression of chitin-triggered immunity by Magnaporthe oryzae is necessary for rice blast disease. Plant Cell. 2012 Jan;24(1):322-35. doi: 10.1105/tpc.111.092957.

June 2012

Nick Talbot Group

Dagdas YF, Yoshino K, Dagdas G, Ryder LS, Bielska E, Steinberg G, Talbot NJ (2012)

Septin-mediated plant cell invasion by the rice blast fungus, Magnaporthe oryzae. Science. 2012 Jun 22;336(6088):1590-5. doi: 10.1126/science.1222934.

August 2012

Nick Talbot Group

Ryder LS, Harris BD, Soanes DM, Kershaw MJ, Talbot NJ, Thornton CR (2012)

Saprotrophic competitiveness and biocontrol fitness of a genetically modified strain of the plant-growth-promoting fungus Trichoderma hamatum GD12. Microbiology. 2012 Jan;158(Pt 1):84-97. doi: 10.1099/mic.0.051854-0.

February 2013

Nick Talbot Group

Ryder LS, Dagdas YF, Mentlak TA, Kershaw MJ, Thornton CR, Schuster M, Chen J, Wang Z, Talbot NJ (2013)

NADPH oxidases regulate septin-mediated cytoskeletal remodeling during plant infection by the rice blast fungus. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Feb 19;110(8):3179-84. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1217470110

October 2013

Nick Talbot Group

Yan X, Que Y, Wang H, Wang C, Li Y, Yue X, Ma Z, Talbot NJ, Wang Z (2013)

The MET13 methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase gene is essential for infection-related morphogenesis in the rice blast fungus Magnaporthe oryzae. PLoS One. 2013 Oct 7;8(10):e76914. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0076914.

February 2014

Nick Talbot Group

Li Y, Yue X, Que Y, Yan X, Ma Z, Talbot NJ, Wang Z (2014)

Characterisation of four LIM protein-encoding genes involved in infection-related development and pathogenicity by the rice blast fungus Magnaporthe oryzae. PLoS One. 2014 Feb 5;9(2):e88246. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0088246.