Works (9)

2021 journal article

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

HORTICULTURE RESEARCH, 12.

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

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 23, 2021

2020 journal article

Community-Driven Metadata Standards for Agricultural Microbiome Research

PHYTOBIOMES JOURNAL, 4(2), 115–121.

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

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, S. Butler, A. Huerta, D. Ritchie & L. Quesada-Ocampo

Source: ORCID
Added: May 10, 2021

2020 article

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

PLANT BIOTECHNOLOGY JOURNAL, Vol. 19, pp. 51–63.

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

Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science
Added: August 3, 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

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

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

Employment

2019 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
ssistant 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
Research Assistant ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES

2006 - 2007

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

Education

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.

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