Documents for Download:

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)

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 07: 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 07: 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 09: 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 06: 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)
  • 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)
  • 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.
  • Teper et al. (2018) The Xanthomonas euvesicatoria type III effector XopAU is an active protein kinase that manipulates plant MAP kinase signaling. PLoS Pathog. 14: e1006880. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1006880 (.PDF file)