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Kurt H. Lamour
Molecular Epidemiology

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Phytophthora Plant Pathogens 
Soybeans, vegetables, the Irish potato blight, and Sudden Oak Death.


Recent Publications

An initial assessment of genetic diversity for Phytophthora capsici in Northern and Central Mexico Castro-Rocha, A., S. Shrestha, R. Lyon, G. L. Grimaldo-Pantoja, J. P. Flores-Marges, J. Valero-Galván, M. Aguirre-Ramírez, P. Osuna-Ávila, N. Gómez-Dorantes, G. Ávila-Quezada, S. Fernández-Pavía, and K. H. Lamour.  2016.  Mycological Progress.

Population Structure of Late Blight (Phytophthora infestans) in Colombia and Ecuador and Downy Mildew (Peronospora farinosa f. sp. spinaciae) on Spinach in Arizona and California.  Lyon, R.  2015.  M.S. Thesis.

First report of Phytophthora capsici causing damping-off on Capsicum chinense Jacq. in the Yucatan Peninsula Sánchez-Borges, C. A., R. A. Souza-Perera, J. J. Zúńiga-Aguilar, S. Shrestha, and K. H. Lamour.  2015.  Plant Disease.

Phytophthora capsici in China.  Hu, J.  2014.  Ph.D. Dissertation.

Loss of heterozygosity drives clonal diversity of Phytophthora capsici in China Hu, J., Y. Diao, Y. Zhou, D. Lin, Y. Bi, R. T. Trout Fryxell, X. Liu, and K. H. Lamour.  2014.  PLoS One, 8(12): e82691.

Illuminating the Phytophthora capsici genome.  Lamour, K. H., J. Hu, V. Lefevbre, J. Mudge, A. Howden, and E. Huitema.  2014.  Genomics of Plant-Associated Fungi and Oomycetes: Dicot Pathogens, Ralph A. Dean, Ann Lichens-Park and Chittaranjan Kole, Editors.

SNP markers identify widely distributed clonal lineages of Phytophthora colocasiae in Vietnam, Hawaii, and Hainan Island, China Shrestha, S., J. Hu, R. T. Trout Fryxell, J. Mudge, and K. H. Lamour.  2014.  Mycologia, 106(4): 676-685.

World Wide Diversity of Phytophthora capsici.  Storey, D.  2014.  Ph.D. Dissertation.

Loss of heterozygosity drives clonal diversity of Phytophthora capsici in China Hu, J., Y. Diao, D. Lin, Y. Bi, Z. Pang, R. T. Trout Fryxell, Z. Liu, and K. H. Lamour.  2013.  PLoS One, 8(12): e82691.

Genetically diverse long-lived clonal lineages of Phytophthora capsici from pepper in Gansu, China.  Hu, J., Z. Pang, Y. Bi, J. Shao, Y. Diao, Y. Liu, K. H. Lamour, and X. Liu.  2013.  Phytopathology, Phytopathology 103:920-926.

Diversity and Phytophthora: a threat to forests, crops and traditional laboratory research - Mini Review Lamour, K. H., and J. Hu.  2013.  CAB Reviews 8, No. 38.

Persistent Ornamental Diseases/Pathogens.  Windham, A. S.  2013.  EPP Info Note 392.