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    • Presence of both mating types of Ascochyta rabiei in Argentina suggests potential for sexual reproduction 

      Crociara, Clara Sonia; Valetti, Lucio; Pastor, Silvina Estela (Springer, 2020-11-15)
      The presence of both mating types was tested for in twelve isolates of Ascochyta rabiei in Argentina. A MATspecific PCR assay was performed. Nine of these isolates were identified as MAT1–1 and three of them MAT1–2. This ...
    • Early detection of Ascochyta blight (Ascochyta rabiei) of chickpea by traditional PCR 

      Valetti, Lucio; Cazon, Luis Ignacio; Crociara, Clara Sonia; Pastor, Silvina Estela (Elsevier, 2020-11-16)
      Ascochyta blight is the major disease affecting chickpea (Cicer arietinum) around the world. Since the first report of Ascochyta rabiei's isolation in Argentina in 2012, the pathogen has caused severe economic losses in ...
    • Efecto de la agriculturización sobre la calidad biológica del suelo 

      Serri, Dannae Lilia; Boccolini, Monica Fabiola; Oberto, Rodrigo Sebastian; Chavarria, Diego; Bustos, Ana Natalia; Vettorello, Cecilia; Apezteguía, Hernán; Miranda, Julio; Alvarez, Carolina; Galarza, Carlos Martin; Chiófalo, Sergio; Manrique, Marcela; Sueldo, Romina; Fernandez Belmonte, María Cecilia; Mattalia, Laura; Cholaky, Carmen; Vargas Gil, Silvina (Asociación Argentina Ciencias del Suelo, 2018-08-25)
      En la región Pampeana Argentina, la simplificación de los agroecosistemas ha ocasionado la disminución de los servicios ecosistémicos, resultando en la pérdida de recursos, y afectando la calidad del suelo. Nuestro objetivo ...
    • Genome-enabled insights into the biology of thrips as crop pests 

      Rotenberg, Dorith; Baumann, Aaron A.; Ben-Mahmoud, Sulley; Christiaens, Olivier; Dermauw, Wannes; Ioannidis, Panagiotis; Jacobs, Chris G. C.; Vargas Jentzsch, Iris M.; Oliver, Jonathan E.; Poelchau, Monica F.; Priya Rajarapu, Swapna; Schneweis, Derek J.; Snoeck, Simon; Taning, Clauvis N. T.; Wei, Dong; Widana Gamage, Shirani M. K.; Hughes, Daniel S. T.; Murali, Shwetha C.; Bailey, Samuel T.; Bejerman, Nicolas Esteban; Holmes, Christopher J.; Jennings, Emily C.; Rosendale, Andrew J.; Rosselot, Andrew; Hervey, Kaylee; Schneweis, Brandi A.; Cheng, Sammy; Childers, Christopher; Simão, Felipe A.; Dietzgen, Ralf G.; Chao, Hsu; Dinh, Huyen; Vardhan Doddapaneni, Harsha; Dugan, Shannon; Han, Yi; Lee, Sandra L.; Muzny, Donna M.; Qu, Jiaxin; Worley, Kim C.; Benoit, Joshua B.; Friedrich, Markus; Jones, Jeffery W.; Panfilio, Kristen A.; Park, Yoonseong; Robertson, Hugh M.; Smagghe, Guy; Ullman, Diane E.; Van der Zee, Maurijn; Van Leeuwen, Thomas; Veenstra, Jan A.; Waterhouse, Robert M.; Weirauch, Matthew T.; Werren, John H.; Whitfield, Anna E.; Zdobnov, Evgeny M.; Gibbs, Richard A.; Richards, Stephen (BMC, 2020-10-19)
      Background The western flower thrips, Frankliniella occidentalis (Pergande), is a globally invasive pest and plant virus vector on a wide array of food, fiber and ornamental crops. While there are numerous studies centered ...
    • Caracterización morfológica y cromosómica de Commelina Benghalensisl. (Commelinaceae ) de Argentina 

      Grabiele, Mauro; Honfi, Ana I.; Grabiele, Marina; Debat, Humberto Julio; Daviña, Julio R. (Ediciones de la Universidad de Concepción, Chile, 2009)
      Commelina benghalensis es una hierba pequeña, nativa de Africa y Asia tropical, aunque en la actualidad crece en casi todo el mundo. En América se la reporta creciendo en campo abierto, borde de bosques y áreas cultivadas ...
    • Transcriptome analysis of mycorrhizal and nonmycorrhizal soybean plantlets upon infection with Fusarium virguliforme, one causal agent of sudden death syndrome 

      Marquez, Nathalie; Giachero, María Lorena; Gallou, Adrien; Debat, Humberto Julio; Declerck, Stéphane; Ducasse, Daniel Adrian (2018-11-21)
      Soilborne pathogens represent a threat to agriculture causing important yield losses. Sudden death syndrome (SDS) of soybean is a severe disease caused by a complex of Fusarium species. This pathosystem has been widely ...
    • Transcriptional Changes in Mycorrhizal and Nonmycorrhizal Soybean Plants upon Infection with the Fungal Pathogen Macrophomina phaseolina 

      Marquez, Nathalie; Giachero, María Lorena; Gallou, Adrien; Debat, Humberto Julio; Cranenbrouck, Sylvie; Di Rienzo, Julio A.; Pozo, María J.; Ducasse, Daniel Adrian; Declerck, Stéphane (American Phytopathological Society, 2018-06-19)
      Macrophomina phaseolina is a soil-borne fungal pathogen with a wide host range that causes charcoal rot in soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merr.]. Control of the disease is a challenge, due to the absence of genetic resistance ...
    • Firefly genomes illuminate parallel origins of bioluminescence in beetles 

      Fallon, Timothy R; Lower, Sarah E.; Chang, Ching-Ho; Bessho-Uehara, Manabu; Martin, Gavin J.; Bewick, Adam J.; Behringer, Megan; Debat, Humberto Julio; Wong, Isaac; Day, John C.; Suvorov, Anton; Silva, Christian J.; Stanger-Hall, Kathrin F.; Hall, David W.; Schmitz, Robert J.; Nelson, David R.; Lewis, Sara M.; Shigenobu, Shuji; Bybee, Seth M; Larracuente, Amanda M.; Oba, Yuichi; Weng, Jing-Ke (eLife Sciences Publications, 2018-10-16)
      Fireflies and their luminous courtships have inspired centuries of scientific study. Today firefly luciferase is widely used in biotechnology, but the evolutionary origin of bioluminescence within beetles remains unclear. ...
    • Preprints are good for science and good for the public 

      Sarabipour, Sarvenaz; Wissink, Erin M.; Burgess, Steven J.; Hensel, Zach; Debat, Humberto Julio; Emmott, Edward; Akay, Alper; Akdemir, Kadir C.; Schwessinger, Benjamin (Nature Research, 2018-08-29)
      We disagree with Tom Sheldon’s contention that the preprint ecosystem can present a challenge to accurate and timely journalism (Nature 559, 445; 2018). Restricting when or how preprints are released risks suppressing ...
    • Plan S: take Latin America’s long experience on board 

      Debat, Humberto Julio; Babini, Dominique (Nature Research, 2019-09-24)
      We share the spirit of Plan S to achieve full open access to scholarly publications (see go.nature.com/2hszsaf), but we disagree with its implementation guidelines. The plan’s design ignores more than 20 years of widespread ...
    • Plan S en América Latina: una nota de precaución 

      Debat, Humberto Julio; Babini, Dominique (Centro de Estudios sobre Ciencia Desarrollo y Educación Superior, Argentina, 2020-06)
      El Plan S es una iniciativa de un consorcio europeo de financiadores de investigación orientada a exigir la publicación en acceso abierto de los resultados de la investigación financiados por fondos públicos o privados. ...
    • Plan S in Latin America: a precautionary note 

      Debat, Humberto Julio; Babini, Dominique (Canadian Institute for Studies in Publishing, 2020-02-07)
      Background: Latin America has historically led a vital and open access movement andleads the worldwide region with the adoption of wider open access practices. Argentina has expressed its commitment to join Plan S, an ...
    • A N7-guanine RNA cap methyltransferase signature-sequence as a genetic marker of large genome, non-mammalian Tobaniviridae 

      Ferron, François; Debat, Humberto Julio; Shannon, Ashleigh; Decroly, Etienne; Canard, Bruno (Oxford University Press (OUP), 2019-12-19)
      The order Nidovirales is a diverse group of (+) RNA viruses, classified together based on their common genome organisation and conserved replicative enzymes, despite drastic differences in size and complexity. One such ...
    • Impact of yellow leaf virus on sugarcane commercial fields 

      Asinari, Florencia; Perez Gomez, Sergio Gregorio; Easdale, C.; Rago, Alejandro Mario; Balzarini, Monica; Cafrune, Eva Encarnacion (Springer, 2020-11-17)
      A survey of Sugarcane yellow leaf virus (SCYLV) was conducted in northern Argentina in 2015 and 2016 using tissue blot immunoassay (TBIA). Results showed plant infection rates of 2.2–86.7% in sugarcane commercial fields ...
    • Orthotospovirus disease epidemic: molecular characterization and incidence in peanut crops 

      De Breuil, Soledad; Dottori, Carolina Andrea; Bejerman, Nicolas Esteban; Nome Docampo, Claudia; Giolitti, Fabian; Lenardon, Sergio Luis (Springer, 2020-10-13)
      Argentina is one of the main peanut (Arachis hypogaea L.) exporting countries with the major peanut-growing area located in the province of Córdoba. During the 2015–2016 growing season, severe outbreaks of an orthotospovirus-like ...
    • High-Throughput Sequencing for Deciphering the Virome of Alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) 

      Bejerman, Nicolas Esteban; Roumagnac, Philippe; Nemchinov, Lev G. (Frontiers Media, 2020-09-11)
      Alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.), also known as lucerne, is a major forage crop worldwide. In the United States, it has recently become the third most valuable field crop, with an estimated value of over $9.3 billion. Alfalfa ...
    • The Plant Negative-Sense RNA Virosphere: Virus Discovery Through New Eyes 

      Bejerman, Nicolas Esteban; Debat, Humberto Julio; Dietzgen, Ralf G (Frontiers Media, 2020-09-16)
      The use of high-throughput sequencing (HTS) for virus diagnostics, as well as the importance of this technology as a valuable tool for discovery of novel viruses has been extensively investigated. In this review, we consider ...
    • Performance of transgenic maize genotypes against ear caterpillars in Argentina 

      Barontini, Javier Miguel; Druetta, Marcelo Alberto; Luna, Ignacio Martin; Torrico Ramallo, Ada Karina; Alaniz Zanón, María Silvina; Paccioretti, Pablo Ariel; Maurino, Maria Fernanda; Gimenez, Maria De La Paz; Chulze, Sofía Noemí (Consiglio per la Ricerca in Agricoltura e l'Analisi dell'Economia Agraria, Italia, 2020)
      Maize (Zea mays L.) is one of the most widely cultivated crops in the world and Argentina is a leading producer worldwide. Lepidopteran pests such as the fall army worm (Spodoptera frugiperda -J. E. Smith-) and the ...
    • A Survey of Mycoviral Infection in Fusarium spp. Isolated from Maize and Sorghum in Argentina Identifies the First Mycovirus from Fusarium verticillioides 

      Jacquat, Andrés Gustavo; Theumer, Martín Gustavo; Cañizares, María Carmen; Debat, Humberto Julio; Iglesias, Juliana; García Pedrajas, María Dolores; Dambolena, José Sebastián (MDPI, 2020-10)
      Mycoviruses appear to be widespread in Fusarium species worldwide. The aim of this work was to identify mycoviral infections in Fusarium spp., isolated from maize and sorghum grown in Argentina, and to estimate their ...
    • First Report of Anthracnose of Olive Fruit Caused by Colletotrichum theobromicola in Argentina 

      Bernanrdi Lima, Nelson; Pastor, Silvina Estela; Maza, Claudia Elizabeth; Conforto, Erica Cinthia; Vargas Gil, Silvina; Roca, Monica (American Phytopathological Society, 2020-01-31)
      The olive (Olea europaea L.), family Oleaceae, is an important crop in Argentina, mainly in the production of olive oils and table olives. In the country, that economic loss to the olive industry caused by anthracnose is ...