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Bodies, Consortia and useful Websites:

  • COST: European CoOperation in Science and Technology
  • DROP: XF-ACTORS Digital Research Object Portal
  • EFSA: European Food Safety Authority (Xylella fastidiosa)
  • EPPO: European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Oorganisation (Xanthomonas, Xylella, Xylella fastidiosa)
  • CURE-XF (2017-2021): Capacity building and raising awareness in Europe and in third countries to cope with Xylella fastidiosa
  • Euphresco: Network of organisations funding research projects and coordinating national research in the phytosanitary area
  • Euphresco XAPDIAG (2013-2015): Rapid diagnostics of Xanthomonas arboricola pv. pruni (Xap): development and validation of methodologies for discrimination between Xap isolates and look-a-likes (XAPDIAG)
  • Euphresco 2015-F-146 (2016-2018): Harmonized protocol for monitoring and detection of Xylella fastidiosa in its host plants and its vectors (PROMODE)
  • Euphresco 2016-F-221 (2018-2019): Xylella fastidiosa and its insect vectors
  • ORPRAMed (2016-2019): Ornamental Rutaceous Plants Xcc Risk Assessment in Mediterranean
  • POnTE (2015-2019): Pest Organisms Threatening Europe
  • XF-ACTORS (2016-2020): Xylella Fastidiosa Active Containment Through a multidisciplinary-Oriented Research Strategy
  • Database of host plants found to be susceptible to Xylella fastidiosa in the European Union territory (Xylella fastidiosa)
  • DokuWiki about type III effector and plant resistance genes

Publications from EuroXanth:

  • Denancé et al. (2018) Two ancestral genes shaped the Xanthomonas campestris TAL effector gene repertoire. New Phytologist 219: 391-407. doi: 10.1111/nph.15148
  • Fernandes et al. (2018a) High-quality draft genome sequence of Xanthomonas sp. strain CPBF 424, a walnut-pathogenic strain with atypical features. Microbiology Resource Announcements 7: e00921-18. doi: 10.1128/MRA.00921-18 (PDF file)
  • Fernandes et al. (2018b) High-quality draft genome sequence of Xanthomonas arboricola pv. juglandis CPBF 1521, isolated from leaves of a symptomatic walnut tree in Portugal without a past of phytosanitary treatment. Microbiology Resource Announcements 7: e00887-18. doi: 10.1128/MRA.00887-18 (PDF file)
  • Gašic et al. (2018) Complete genome of the Xanthomonas euvesicatoria specific bacteriophage K81, its survival and potential in control of pepper bacterial spot. Frontiers in Microbiology 9: 2021. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.02021 (PDF file)
  • Gétaz et al. (2018) High-quality draft genome sequences of five Xanthomonas arboricola pv. fragariae isolates. Genome Announcements 6: e01585-17. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.01585-17 (PDF file)
  • Giampetruzzi et al. (2019) Draft genome resources of two strains (“ESVL” and “IVIA5901”) of Xylella fastidiosa associated with almond leaf scorch disease in Alicante, Spain. Phytopathology 109: 219-221. doi: 10.1094/PHYTO-09-18-0328-A (PDF file)
  • Kovács et al. (2019) Complete genome sequences of 10 Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae bacteriophages. Microbiology Resource Announcements 8: e00334-19. doi: 10.1128/MRA.00334-19 (PDF file)
  • Lang et al. (2019) A pathovar of Xanthomonas oryzae infecting wild grasses provides insight into the evolution of pathogenicity in rice agroecosystems. Frontiers in Plant Science 10: 507. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2019.00507 (PDF file)
  • Mücke et al. (2019) Transcriptional reprogramming of rice cells by Xanthomonas oryzae TALEs. Frontiers in Plant Science 10: 162. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2019.00162 (PDF file)
  • Nakato et al. (2019) A new Multi Locus Variable Number of Tandem Repeat Analysis Scheme for epidemiological surveillance of Xanthomonas vasicola pv. musacearum, the plant pathogen causing bacterial wilt on banana and enset. PLoS One 14: e0215090. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0215090 (PDF file)
  • Roeschlin et al. (2019) PthA4AT, a 7.5-repeats transcription activator-like (TAL) effector from Xanthomonas citri ssp. citri, triggers citrus canker resistance. Molecular Plant Pathology, in press. doi: 10.1111/mpp.12844.
  • Roman-Reyna et al. (2019) Genome resource of barley bacterial blight and leaf streak pathogen Xanthomonas transluscens pv. translucens strain UPB886. Plant Disease, in press. doi: 10.1094/PDIS-05-19-1103-A.
  • Šević et al. (2019) Integration of biological and conventional treatments in control of pepper bacterial spot. Crop Protection 119: 46–51. doi: 10.1016/j.cropro.2019.01.006.
  • Studholme et al. (2019) Transfer of Xanthomonas campestris pv. arecae, and Xanthomonas campestris pv. musacearum to Xanthomonas vasicola (Vauterin) as Xanthomonas vasicola pv. arecae comb. nov., and Xanthomonas vasicola pv. musacearum comb. nov. and description of Xanthomonas vasicola pv. vasculorum pv. nov. Phytopathology, in press. doi: 10.1101/571166
  • Teper et al. (2018) The Xanthomonas euvesicatoria type III effector XopAU is an active protein kinase that manipulates plant MAP kinase signaling. PLoS Pathogens 14: e1006880. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1006880 (PDF file)