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  • Ngala B, Dewaegeneire P, Robilliard E, Mariette N, Manceau F, Denis M-C, Porte C, Neveux M-S, Le Roux A-C, Fournet S and Montarry J. Lure and starve: host root exudates to supress field populations of cyst nematodes.

      Applied Soil Ecology (under review)

  • Andrivon A, Bouchek-Mechiche K, Boulard F, Le Boulch P, Fournet S, Fouville D, Glais L, Hervet M, Kerlan MC, Mabon R, Martin RL, Pasco C, Pellé R, Val F, Montarry J. Multiple infections influence the resistance of potato cultivars to late blight and potato cyst nematodes.

       Plant Pathology, 2023, ⟨10.1111/ppa.13691⟩. ⟨hal-03972761⟩

  • Van Vaerenbergh J, Aspin A, Cahill G, Gottsberger R, Hélias V, Cigna J, Roselló Pérez M, Stefani E, Vreeburg R. EPPO STANDARD ON DIAGNOSTICS. PM 7/155 (1) Pectobacterium spp. and Dickeya spp.

      Bulletin OEPP/EPPO, 2023, 53 (2): 309-353 

  • Munier-Lépinay E, Mathiron D, Quéro A, Khelifa M, Laclef S, Pilard S. Pseudomonas PA14H7: Identification and Quantification of the 7-Hydroxytropolone Iron Complex as an Active Metabolite against Dickeya, the Causal Agent of Blackleg on the Potato Plant.

       Molecules Aug 23;28(17):6207. doi: 10.3390/molecules28176207

  • Robic K, Munier E, Effantin G, Lachat J, Naquin D, Gueguen E, Faure D. Dissimilar gene repertoires of Dickeya solani involved in the colonization of lesions and roots of Solanum tuberosum.

       Front Plant Sci. 2023 May 8;14:1154110. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2023.1154110. PMID: 37223796; PMCID: PMC10202176

  • Brual T, Effantin G, Baltenneck J, Attaiech L, Grosbois C, Royer M, Cigna J, Faure D, Hugouvieux-Cotte-Pattat N, Gueguen E. A natural single nucleotide mutation in the small regulatory RNA ArcZ of Dickeya solani switches off the antimicrobial activities against yeast and bacteria.

       ​PLoS Genet. 2023 Apr 27;19(4):e1010725. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1010725. PMID: 37104544; PMCID: PMC10168573


  • Hotte H, Neveux M-S, Ollivier F, Mariette N, Folcher L and Le Roux A-C. Can quarantine plant-parasitic nematodes within wastes be managed by useful tools in a circular economy approach?

       J Environ Manage, 2022 Dec 1:323:116184. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2022.116184. PMID: 36108509. Epub 2022 Sep 12

  • Puidet B, Mabon R, Guibert M, Kiiker R, Soonvald L, Le VH Eikemo H, Dewaegeneire P, Saubeau G, Chatot C and Aurousseau, F. Examining Phenotypic Traits Contributing to the Spread in Northern European Potato Crops of EU_41_A2, a New Clonal Lineage of Phytophthora infestans.

       Phytopathology®, 2022 Feb;112(2):414-421.doi: 10.1094/PHYTO-12-20-0542-R. PMID:34080915.Epub 2022 Feb 3

  • Boulard F, Rohaut G, Dupré D, Barbebarrailh F, Person A, Leclerc M, Jacquot M, Glais L. Impact of the potato inoculation date on the Potato virus Y load and its distribution in daughter tubers at harvest.

       Plant Pathology, 2022, 71 (6), pp.1323-1334. ff10.1111/ppa.13573ff. ffhal-03711569


  • Ngala B, Mariette N, Ianszen M, Dewaegeneire P, Denis MC, Porte C, Piriou C, Robillard E, Couetil A, Nguema-Ona E, Yvin J-C, Gobert V, Beury A, Le Roux AC, Montarry J. and Fournet S. Hatching induction of cyst nematodes in bare soils drenched with root exudates under controlled conditions.

   Front Plant Sci​, 2021 Jan 8:11:602825. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2020.602825. eCollection 2020 

  • Blin P, Robic K, Khayi S, Cigna J, Munier E, Dewaegeneire P, Laurent A, Jaszczyszyn Y, Hong K-W, Chan K-G, Beury A, Reverchon S, Giraud T, Hélias V, Faure D. Pattern and causes of the establishment of the invasive bacterial potato pathogen Dickeya solani and of the maintenance of the resident pathogen D. dianthicola.

       Mol Ecol. 2021 Jan;30(2):608-624. doi: 10.1111/mec.15751. Epub 2020 Dec 4

  • Puech C, Brulaire A, Paraiso J, Faloya V. Collective design of innovative agroecological cropping systems for the industrial vegetable sector.

   Agricultural systems, 2021, 191. 10.1016/j.agsy.2021.103153 

  • Cigna J, Laurent A, Waleron M, Waleron K, Dewaegeneire P, van der Wolf J, Andrivon D, Faure D, Hélias V. European Population of Pectobacterium punjabense: Genomic Diversity, Tuber Maceration Capacity and a Detection Tool for This Rarely Occurring Potato Pathogen.

       Microorganisms​, 2021 Apr 8;9(4):781.doi: 10.3390/microorganisms9040781.PMID : 33917923; PMCID:PMC8068253



  • Laloum Y, Ngala B, Ianszen M, Boulogne I, Plasson C, Fournet S, Gotté M, Nguema-Ona E, Le Roux AC, Gobert V, Driouich A and Vicré M. A Novel In Vitro Tool to Study Cyst Nematode Chemotaxis.

      Front. Plant Sci, 2020, 11: 1024. Doi: 10.3389/fpls.2020.01024. PMID: 32765546 ; PMCID: PMC7381198

  • Vreeburg RAM, Nas M, De Paepe B, Dréo T, Gottsberger RA, Fornefeld E, Fraser K, Leonard S, Le Roux AC, Meekes ETM, Rivoal C, Smits-Mastebroek L and van Vaerenbergh J. Test performance study for detection of Ralstonia solanacearum and Clavibacter sepedonicus in potato tubers with TaqMan PCR.

       Bulletin OEPP/EPPO, 2020, 50 (1): 177-185


  • Allala-Messaoudi L, Glais L, Kerkoud M, Boukhris-Bouhachem S and Bouznad Z. Preliminary characterization of Potato virus Y (PVY) populations in Algerian potato fields.

       Journal of Plant Pathology, 2019, 101(1), 1-14. doi: 10.1007/s42161-018-0103-1

  • Khelifa M. 2019. Detection and quantification of Potato virus Y genomes in single aphid stylets.

   Plant Dis,2019 Sep;103(9):2315-2321. doi: 10.1094/PDIS-02-19-0398-RE. Epub 2019 Jul 19. PMID: 31322977

  • Michel V, Julio E, Candresse T, Cotucheau J, Decorps C, Volpatti R, Moury B, Glais L, Jacquot E, de Borne F. D, Decroocq V, Gallois J.-L & German-Retana S. A complex eIF4E locus impacts the durability of va resistance to Potato virus Y in tobacco.

   Mol Plant Pathol​,2019 Aug;20(8):1051-1066.doi: 10.1111/mpp.12810. Epub 2019 May 21. PMID: 31115167 PMCID: PMC6640182

  • Oulghazi S, Pédron J, Cigna J, Lau YY, Moumni M, Van Gijsegem F, Chan KG, Faure D (2019). Dickeya undicola sp. nov., a novel species for pectinolytic isolates from surface waters in Europe and Asia.

       Int J Syst Evol Microbiol, 2019 Aug; 69(8) : 2440-2444doi: 10.1099/ijsem.0.003497, PMID: 31166160

  • Berthelot E, Ducousso M, Macia J-L, Bogaert F, Baecker V, Thébaud G, Gallet R, Yvon M, Blanc S, Khelifa M, Drucker M. Turnip mosaic virus is a second example of a virus using transmission activation for plant-to-plant propagation by aphids.

   J Virol,2019, Apr 17;93(9):e01822-18.doi: 10.1128/JVI.01822-18.PMID: 30760573.PMCID: PMC6475772

  • Berthelot E, Macia J.L, Gallet R, Blanc S, Khelifa M, and Drucker M. Pharmacological analysis of transmission activation of two aphid-vectored plant viruses, Turnip mosaic virus and Cauliflower mosaic virus.

      Science Reports, 2019, 9 (1): 9374. doi:10.1038/s41598-019-45904-7

  • Portier P, Pédron J, Taghouti G, Fischer-Le Saux M, Caullireau E, Bertrand C, Laurent A, Chawki K, Oulgazi S, Moumni M, Andrivon D, Dutrieux C, Faure D, Hélias V, Barny MA. Elevation of Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. odoriferum to species level as Pectobacterium odoriferum sp. nov., proposal of Pectobacterium brasiliense sp. nov. and Pectobacterium actinidiae sp. nov., emended description of Pectobacterium carotovorum and description of Pectobacterium versatile sp. nov., a novel species isolated in various geographic location from water streams and symptoms on diverse plants.

       Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol, 2019, 69 (10) :3207–3216. DOI 10.1099/ijsem.0.003611, PMID: 31343401

  • Oulghazi S, Cigna J, Lau YY, Moumni M, Chan KG, Faure D (2019). Transfer of the waterfall source isolate Pectobacterium carotovorum M022 to Pectobacterium fontis sp. nov., a deep-branching species within the genus Pectobacterium.

       Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2019, 69(2):470-475. DOI 10.1099/ijsem.0.003180, PMID: 30601112

  • Raoul des Essarts Y, Pédron J, Blin P, Van Dijk E, Faure D, Van Gijsegem F. Common and distinctive adaptive traits expressed in Dickeya dianthicola and Dickeya solani pathogens when exploiting potato plant host.

      Environ Microbiol. 2019 Mar; 21(3): 1004-1018. doi: 10.1111/1462-2920.14519,PMID: 30618082

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