Works (15)

Updated: August 20th, 2023 10:30

2022 article

Complete Genome Sequence of Xanthomonas arboricola pv. pruni Strain Xcp1 Isolated in 1984 from a Bacterial Spot Spring Canker on Prunus persica var. nucipersica cv. "Redgold"

Katherine M. D'Amico-Willman, Joglekar, P., Luna, E. K., Ritchie, D. F., Fagen, J., & Huerta, A. I. (2022, November 9). MICROBIOLOGY RESOURCE ANNOUNCEMENTS, Vol. 11.

By: . Katherine M. D'Amico-Willman n, P. Joglekar n, E. Luna*, D. Ritchie n, J. Fagen n & A. Huerta n

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: December 5, 2022

2022 journal article

Diagnostic Guide for Bacterial Spot of Tomato and Pepper

PLANT HEALTH PROGRESS, 23(3), 355–361.

By: E. Larrahondo-Rodriguez*, Y. Liao n & A. Huerta n

author keywords: bacteriology; diagnostics; vegetables
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: October 11, 2022

2022 journal article

Identification of Novel Genomic Regions for Bacterial Leaf Pustule (BLP) Resistance in Soybean (Glycine max L.) via Integrating Linkage Mapping and Association Analysis


By: F. Zhao*, W. Cheng*, Y. Wang*, X. Gao*, D. Huang n, J. Kong*, A. Antwi-Boasiako*, L. Zheng* ...

author keywords: linkage mapping; GWAS; qPCR; Xanthornonas axonopodis pv; glycines; bacterial leaf pustule; soybean
MeSH headings : Chromosome Mapping / methods; Chromosomes, Plant / genetics; Disease Resistance / genetics; Genes, Plant / genetics; Genome-Wide Association Study / methods; Genomics / methods; Genotype; Phenotype; Plant Breeding / methods; Plant Diseases / genetics; Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide / genetics; Quantitative Trait Loci / genetics; Soybeans / genetics
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: February 19, 2022

2022 journal article

The effects of soil properties, cropping systems and geographic location on soil prokaryotic communities in four maize production regions across China


By: T. Xue-liang*, L. Jia-jia*, L. Quan-cheng*, X. Xin-yao*, P. Yong*, A. Huerta n, Y. Jian-bing*, L. Hui*, L. Wen-de*

author keywords: metagenome; cropping system; maize; soil prokaryotes
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 5, 2022

2021 journal article

An optimized protocol for stepwise optimization of real-time RT-PCR analysis


By: F. Zhao n, N. Maren n, P. Kosentka n, Y. Liao n, H. Lu n, J. Duduit n, D. Huang n, H. Ashrafi n ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 1, 2021

2021 journal article

Magnesium Oxide Nanomaterial, an Alternative for Commercial Copper Bactericides: Field-Scale Tomato Bacterial Spot Disease Management and Total and Bioavailable Metal Accumulation in Soil


By: Y. Liao*, Y. Huang*, R. Carvalho*, M. Choudhary*, S. Da Silva*, J. Colee*, A. Huerta n, G. Vallad* ...

author keywords: Metal oxide; nanoparticles; nanomaterials; soil health; metal accumulation; pesticide; nanotechnology
MeSH headings : Copper / toxicity; Disease Management; Solanum lycopersicum; Magnesium Oxide; Nanostructures; Plant Diseases; Soil; Soil Pollutants; Xanthomonas
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: November 8, 2021

2021 journal article

Resistance and susceptibility QTL identified in a rice MAGIC population by screening with a minor-effect virulence factor fromXanthomonas oryzaepv.oryzae


By: A. Huerta*, E. Delorean*, A. Bossa-Castro*, B. Tonnessen*, C. Raghavan*, R. Corral*, A. Perez-Quintero*, H. Leung*, V. Verdier, J. Leach*

author keywords: quantitative susceptibility; loss of susceptibility; quantitative resistance; TAL effector; MAGIC; bacterial blight
MeSH headings : Bacterial Proteins / genetics; Bacterial Proteins / metabolism; Disease Resistance / genetics; Gene Expression Regulation, Plant; Genome-Wide Association Study; Oryza / genetics; Oryza / metabolism; Plant Diseases / genetics; Quantitative Trait Loci; Virulence Factors / genetics; Xanthomonas
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 3, 2020

2021 article

allodb: An R package for biomass estimation at globally distributed extratropical forest plots

Gonzalez-Akre, E., Piponiot, C., Lepore, M., Herrmann, V., Lutz, J. A., Baltzer, J. L., … Anderson-Teixeira, K. J. (2021, November 23). METHODS IN ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION, Vol. 11.

author keywords: above-ground biomass; extratropics; forest carbon storage; Forest Global Earth Observatory (ForestGEO); R; temperate forest; tree allometry; tree biomass
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: December 6, 2021

2020 journal article

Community-Driven Metadata Standards for Agricultural Microbiome Research


By: J. Dundore-Arias*, E. Eloe-Fadrosh*, L. Schriml*, G. Beattie*, F. Brennan*, P. Busby*, R. Calderon*, S. Castle* ...

author keywords: genomics; meta-analysis; metagenomics; microbiome; omics; ontologies; phytobiome; synthetic
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: June 15, 2020

2020 journal article

First Report of Bacterial Root Rot, Caused by Dickeya dadantii, on Sweetpotato (Ipomoea batatas) in North Carolina

Plant Disease, 104(10), 2723–2723.

By: M. Stahr n, S. Butler n, A. Huerta n, D. Ritchie n & L. Quesada-Ocampo n

author keywords: prokaryotes; vegetables; epidemiology; disease development and spread
Source: ORCID
Added: September 8, 2020

2018 chapter

Molecular genetics of bacterial blight and bacterial leaf streak and their impact on future control strategies.

In Rice diseases: Biology and selected management practices.

Source: ORCID
Added: May 10, 2021

2016 journal article

A resistance locus in the American heirloom rice variety Carolina Gold Select is triggered by TAL effectors with diverse predicted targets and is effective against African strains ofXanthomonas oryzaepv.oryzicola

The Plant Journal, 87(5), 472–483.

By: L. Triplett*, S. Cohen*, C. Heffelfinger*, C. Schmidt*, A. Huerta*, C. Tekete*, V. Verdier*, A. Bogdanove*, J. Leach*

author keywords: TAL effector; Carolina Gold Select; Xanthomonas oryzae; Bs4; Oryza sativa; bacterial leaf blight; bacterial leaf streak
MeSH headings : Disease Resistance / genetics; Gene Expression Regulation, Plant; Oryza / genetics; Oryza / metabolism; Oryza / microbiology; Plant Diseases / genetics; Plant Diseases / microbiology; Plant Leaves / genetics; Plant Leaves / metabolism; Plant Leaves / microbiology; Plant Proteins / genetics; Plant Proteins / metabolism; Xanthomonas / pathogenicity
Source: ORCID
Added: May 10, 2021

2016 journal article

Sensitive, Secure Detection of Race 3 Biovar 2 and Native U.S. Strains of Ralstonia solanacearum

Plant Disease, 100(3), 630–639.

By: T. Tran*, J. Jacobs*, A. Huerta*, A. Milling*, J. Weibel* & C. Allen*

Source: ORCID
Added: May 10, 2021

2015 journal article

Tropical Strains of Ralstonia solanacearum Outcompete Race 3 Biovar 2 Strains at Lowland Tropical Temperatures

Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 81(10), 3542–3551.

By: A. Huerta*, A. Milling* & C. Allen*

Ed(s): H. Drake

MeSH headings : Adaptation, Physiological; Solanum lycopersicum / microbiology; Plant Diseases / microbiology; Ralstonia solanacearum / classification; Ralstonia solanacearum / genetics; Ralstonia solanacearum / isolation & purification; Ralstonia solanacearum / physiology; Temperature; Tropical Climate
Source: ORCID
Added: May 10, 2021

2009 journal article

First Report of Blossom Blight of Strawberry (Fragaria × ananassa) Caused by Pseudomonas marginalis

Plant Disease, 93(12), 1350–1350.

By: C. Bull*, A. Huerta* & S. Koike

Source: ORCID
Added: May 10, 2021


Updated: July 19th, 2023 21:35

2019 - present

NC State University Raleigh, NC, US
Assistant Professor Entomology and Plant Pathology

2015 - 2018

Colorado State University Fort Collins, CO, US
Postdoctoral Fellow Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management

2009 - 2015

University of Wisconsin Madison Madison, WI, US
Graduate Research Assistant Plant Pathology

2007 - 2009

University of California Santa Cruz Santa Cruz, CA, US

2006 - 2007

USDA Agricultural Research Service Salinas, CA, US
Plant Pathology Intern


Updated: May 13th, 2018 13:36

2009 - 2015

University of Wisconsin Madison Madison, WI, US
PhD Plant Pathology

2007 - 2009

University of California Santa Cruz Santa Cruz, CA, US
B.S. Chemistry

1999 - 2004

University of California Santa Barbara Santa Barbara, CA, US
B.A. Spanish and Portuguese

Funding History

Funding history based on the linked ORCID record. Updated: May 13th, 2018 14:03

grant January 1, 2018 - December 1, 2019
A gene-for-genes approach: characterizing novel quantitative resistance/susceptibility loci for bacterial blight of rice.

U.S. Department of Agriculture
grant October 1, 2015 - September 1, 2017
Characterization and identification of a novel bacterial resistance mechanism that confers complete immunity to African isolates of X. oryzae pv. oryzicola.
U.S. Department of Agriculture
grant September 1, 2010 - September 1, 2014
Experimental evolution of Erwinia caratovora in-planta.
National Science Foundation
award March 1 - June 1, 2003
Cost-benefit analysis of using rain shelter and rootstock for producing tomatoes in the hot-wet season of Bangladesh.
United States Agency for International Development