Elizabeth Thomas

https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8471-2608

Plant Pathology, Molecular Biology, Plant-Microbe Interactions

Works (26)

2022 article

Genetic Characteristics and Metabolic Interactions between Pseudocercospora fijiensis and Banana: Progress toward Controlling Black Sigatoka

Noar, R. D., & Thomas, E. (2022, March 31). Plants.

By: R. Noar & E. Thomas

Source: ORCID
Added: March 31, 2022

2022 review

Genetic Characteristics and Metabolic Interactions between Pseudocercospora fijiensis and Banana: Progress toward Controlling Black Sigatoka

[Review of ]. PLANTS-BASEL.

By: R. Noar, E. Thomas & M. Daub

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

2021 journal article

A polyketide synthase gene cluster required for pathogenicity of Pseudocercospora fijiensis on banana

PLOS ONE, 16(10), e0258981.

By: E. Thomas, R. Noar & M. Daub

Ed(s): R. Wilson

Sources: Crossref, ORCID, Web Of Science
Added: January 29, 2022

2020 journal article

Engineering Cercospora disease resistance via expression of Cercospora nicotianae cercosporin-resistance genes and silencing of cercosporin production in tobacco

PLOS ONE, 15(3), e0230362.

By: E. Thomas, S. Herrero, H. Eng, N. Gomaa, J. Gillikin, R. Noar, A. Beseli, M. Daub

Ed(s): R. Wilson

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: June 8, 2020

2020 review

Phytopathogenic Cercosporoid Fungi-From Taxonomy to Modern Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

[Review of ]. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR SCIENCES, 21(22).

By: U. Swiderska-Burek, M. Daub, E. Thomas, M. Jaszek, A. Pawlik & G. Janusz

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: December 21, 2020

2019 journal article

A novel polyketide synthase gene cluster in the plant pathogenic fungus Pseudocercospora fijiensis

PLOS ONE, 14(2), e0212229.

By: R. Noar, E. Thomas & M. Daub

Ed(s): O. Lespinet

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: February 25, 2019

2019 journal article

A polyketide synthase gene cluster associated with the sexual reproductive cycle of the banana pathogen, Pseudocercospora fijiensis

PLOS ONE, 14(7), e0220319.

By: R. Noar, E. Thomas, D. Xie, M. Carter, D. Ma & M. Daub

Ed(s): O. Lespinet

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: September 30, 2019

2017 conference paper

Assessment of key genes in Cercospora nicotianae that encode resistance to cercosporin

Presented at the 26th Annual NC State University Spring Undergraduate Research Symposium, Raleigh, NC.

By: B. Oakley, E. Thomas & M. Daub

Event: 26th Annual NC State University Spring Undergraduate Research Symposium at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: May 21, 2022

2017 conference paper

Effects of culture medium on growth and gene expression in the plant pathogen Mycosphaerella fijiensis

Presented at the 26th Annual NC State University Spring Undergraduate Research Symposium, Raleigh, NC.

By: A. Green, E. Thomas & M. Daub

Event: 26th Annual NC State University Spring Undergraduate Research Symposium at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: May 21, 2022

2015 journal article

Membrane transporters in self resistance of Cercospora nicotianae to the photoactivated toxin cercosporin

Current Genetics, 61(4), 601–620.

By: A. Beseli, A. Amnuaykanjanasin, S. Herrero, E. Thomas & M. Daub

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Transcriptomic changes in the plant pathogenic fungus Rhizoctonia solani AG-3 in response to the antagonistic bacteria Serratia proteamaculans and Serratia plymuthica

BMC Genomics, 16(1).

By: K. Gkarmiri, R. Finlay, S. Alström, E. Thomas, M. Cubeta & N. Högberg

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Draft Genome Sequence of the Plant-Pathogenic Soil Fungus Rhizoctonia solani Anastomosis Group 3 Strain Rhs1AP

Genome Announcements, 2(5).

By: M. Cubeta, E. Thomas, R. Dean, S. Jabaji, S. Neate, S. Tavantzis, T. Toda, R. Vilgalys ...

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: February 5, 2022

2014 conference paper

Engineering Cercospora disease-resistant plants using fungal resistance genes

Presented at the 13th Annual NC State University Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium, Raleigh, NC.

By: A. Baumgardner, E. Thomas & M. Daub

Event: 13th Annual NC State University Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: May 21, 2022

2014 journal article

Mobile elements and mitochondrial genome expansion in the soil fungus and potato pathogen Rhizoctonia solani AG-3

FEMS Microbiology Letters, 352(2), 165–173.

By: L. Losada, S. Pakala, N. Fedorova, V. Joardar, S. Shabalina, J. Hostetler, S. Pakala, N. Zafar ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 conference paper

Effective science instruction for young children

Presented at the MWERA Conference, Evanston, IL.

By: A. George & E. Thomas

Event: MWERA Conference at Evanston, IL

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: May 21, 2022

2013 conference paper

Engineering Cercospora disease-resistant plants using fungal toxin-resistance genes

Presented at the 12th Annual NC State University Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium, Raleigh, NC.

By: N. Maldonado, E. Thomas & M. Daub

Event: 12th Annual NC State University Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: May 21, 2022

2013 journal article

Transcriptional profiling of sclerotia formation in the soil fungus Rhizoctonia solani

Phytopathology, 103(S2), 144–145.

By: E. Thomas, S. Pakala, V. Joardar, W. Nierman & M. Cubeta

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: May 21, 2022

2012 conference paper

Investigation of sclerotial morphogenesis in the soil fungus Rhizoctonia solani

Presented at the Mycological Society Annual Meeting, Yale University, New Haven, CT.

By: E. Thomas, N. Taylor, M. Figueroa-Contreras, Z. Zhang, K. Ivors & M. Cubeta

Event: Mycological Society Annual Meeting at Yale University, New Haven, CT

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: May 21, 2022

2012 journal article

Triallelic SNP-mediated genotyping of regenerated protoplasts of the heterokaryotic fungus Rhizoctonia solani

Journal of Biotechnology, 158(3), 144–150.

By: E. Thomas, S. Pakala, N. Fedorova, W. Nierman & M. Cubeta

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 conference paper

Sequencing and assembling the mitochondrial DNA genome of the soil fungus Rhizoctonia solani

Proceedings of the 26th Fungal Genetics Conference. Presented at the 26th Fungal Genetics Conference, Asilomar, CA.

By: S. Pakala, E. Thomas, M. Rodriguez-Carres, R. Dean, D. Schwartz, S. Zhou, R. Vilgalys, V. Joardar ...

Event: 26th Fungal Genetics Conference at Asilomar, CA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: May 21, 2022

2011 journal article

Some Effects of Abiotic Stress on Infection of Dyer's Woad (Isatis tinctoria L.) by Puccinia thlaspeos C. Schub.: Implications for Biological Control

American Journal of Agricultural and Biological Sciences, 6(1), 45–51.

By: E. Thomas & B. Thropp

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: February 5, 2022

2011 journal article

Suppression of Salicylic Acid-Mediated Plant Defense Responses During Initial Infection of Dyer's Woad by Puccinia thlaspeos

American Journal of Agricultural and Biological Sciences, 6(3), 307–316.

By: B. Kropp & E. Thomas

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: February 5, 2022

2009 journal article

Analysis of isolation and expression analysis of ItCYP79B2 during rust infection of dyer's woad (Isatis tinctoria) by Puccinia thlaspeos

Canadian Journal of Plant Pathology, 31(1), 103–107.

By: E. Thomas & B. Kropp

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2007 speech

Induction kinetics of defense-related genes in rust infected dyer’s woad

Presented at the 2007 North American Cereal Rust Workshop, St Paul, Minnesota.

By: E. Thomas & B. Kropp

Event: 2007 North American Cereal Rust Workshop at St Paul, Minnesota

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: May 21, 2022

1996 journal article

Increased emergence of spring wheat after inoculation with Pseudomonas chlororaphis isolate 2E3 under field and laboratory conditions

Biology and Fertility of Soils, 23(2), 200–206.

By: B. Kropp, E. Thomas, J. Pounder & A. Anderson

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: February 5, 2022

1996 conference paper

Potential phytotoxicity of Biocontrol agent O6 on wheat

Presented at the 1996 Annual Meeting of the Phytopathological Society, Indianapolis, IN.

By: E. Thomas & B. Kropp

Event: 1996 Annual Meeting of the Phytopathological Society at Indianapolis, IN

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: May 21, 2022

Employment

2008 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
Research Scholar Plant and Microbial Biology

Education

Utah State University Logan, UT, US
Biology