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Creative Non-fiction:

  • Wang GL, Leach J, Ronald PC, Leung. Loving memories of Dr. Ko Shimamoto. Rice 2013. 6:34.
  • Ronald, Pamela and Haro von Mogel, Karl. Introduction to the US Food System: Health, Environment, Equity. Editor: Roni Neff. Wiley/Jossey Bass Publishers. Submitted. November 26, 2013.
  • Ronald PC. Lab Life: The Anatomy of a Retraction. Scientific American "Food Matters". October 11, 2013.
  • Ronald PC. Buddhist Economics and A GMO rethink. Scientific American "Food Matters". Sept 6, 2013
  • Ronald PC. Gentechnik Wird Grun. Wired, Feb, 2012. Pg 40-41.
  • Ronald PC. Rachel Carson, the environment and genetically engineered crops. National Geographic Science blogs. Sept. 2012.
  • Ronald PC. Genetically Engineered Crops--What, How and Why. Scientific American August 11, 2011.
  • Ronald PC. Biotechnology and sustainable agriculture go together.. The Economist online debate November 2-12, 2010.
  • Ronald PC. Zester Daily OpEd. 2010.
  • Ronald PC. The New Organic. The Boston Globe, March 16th, 2008.   Winner, National Association of Science Writers Science & Society Journalism award.
  • Ronald PC and Raoul Adamchak. Tomorrow's Table: Organic Farming, Genetics and the Future of Food. Oxford University Press. 2008.    

Key Reviews and Perspectives:

  • Pamela C. Ronald The Role of RaxST, a Prokaryotic Sulfotransferase, and RaxABC, a Putative Type I Secretion System, in Activation of the Rice XA21-Mediated Immune Response. Scientifica (Cairo). 2014; 2014: 532816. (PDF) October 19, 2014.
  • Miguel E. Vega-Sánchez, Yves Verhertbruggen and Pamela C. Ronald. 2013. Abundance of mixed linkage glucan in mature tissues and secondary cell walls of grasses. Plant Signaling and Behavior, 8:2, e23143.
  • Xu K, Ismail A, and Pamela C. Ronald. 2012. "Flood Tolerance in Rice" in "Plant Abiotic Stress 2nd Edition". Wiley-Blackwell Publishing. Matt Jenks and M. Hasegawa, Eds. ISBN: 978-1-118-41217-6
  • Chang-Jin Park, Daniel F. Caddell, and Pamela C. Ronald. 2012. Protein phosphorylation in plant immunity: new insights into the regulation of pattern recognition receptor-mediated signaling. Frontiers in Plant Proteomics. Edited by: Vardis Ntoukakis. 3:00177.
  • Sharma R, De Vleesschauwer D, Manoj K. Sharma and Pamela C. Ronald. 2012. Elucidating stress regulatory crosstalk in rice. Molecular Plant. 2013; doi: 10.1093/mp/sss147
  • Chris Dardick, Benjamin Schwessinger and P.C. Ronald. 2012. Non-arginine-aspartate (non-RD) kinases are associated with innate immune receptors that recognize conserved microbial signatures. Current Opinion in Plant Biology, Vol 15, 358-366. 2012. (pdf)
  • Pamela C Ronald and Ken Shirasu. 2012. Front-runners in plant-microbe interactions. Current Opinion in Plant Biology 2012, 15:14,
  • John Mansfield, Stephane Genin, Shimpei Magori, Vitaly Citovsky, Malinee Sriariyanum, Pamela Ronald, Max Dow, Valerie Verdier, Steven V. Beer, Marcos A. Machado, Ian Toth, George Salmond and Gary D. Foster. 2012. Top 10 plant pathogenic bacteria in molecular plant pathology. Molecular Plant Biology. DOI: 10.1111/J.1364-3703.2012.00804.X (pdf)
  • Benjamin Schwessinger and Pamela C. Ronald. 2012. Plant Innate Immunity: Perception of Conserved Microbial Signatures. Annual Review of Plant Biology, 63:451-482, doi:10.1146/annurev-arplant-042811-105518
  • Michael D. Casler, Christian M. Tobias, Shawn M. Kaeppler, C. Robin Buell, Zeng-Yu Wang, Peijian Cao, Jeremy Schmutz, and Pamela Ronald. 2011. The Switchgrass Genome: Tools and Strategies. The Plant Genome 4:273-282. doi: 10.3835/plantgenome2011.10.0026 (pdf)
  • Xuwei Chen and Pamela C. Ronald. 2011. Innate immunity in rice. Trends in Plant Science, Vol. 16, No. 8. doi:10.1016/j.tplants.2011.04.003.
  • Pamela C. Ronald. Biotechnology and sustainable agriculture go together. The Economist online debate. November 2-12, 2010.
  • Julia Bailey-Serres, Takeshi Fukao, Pamela Ronald, Abdelbagi Ismail, Sigrid Heuer, David Mackill. Submergence Tolerant Rice:Sub1's Journey from Landrace to Modern Cultivar. Rice (2010) 3:138-147. doi 10.1007/s12284-010-9048-5 (pdf)
  • Pamela C. Ronald and James E. McWilliams. Genetically Engineered Distortions, New York Times OpEd. May 14, 2010.
  • Pamela C. Ronald. A Harvest for 9.2 Billion. Zester Daily OpEd. 2010.
  • Miguel Vega Sanchez and Pamela Ronald. 2010. Genetic and biotechnological approaches for biofuel crop improvement. Current Opinion in Biotechnology, 21:218-224. DOI 10.1016/j.copbio.2010.02.002. (pdf)
  • Chang-Jin Park, Sang-Wook Han, Xuewei Chen, and Pamela C. Ronald. 2010. Elucidation of XA21-mediated innate immunity. Cellular Microbiology, doi:10.1111/j.1462-5822.2010.01489.x (pdf)
  • Ki-Hong Jung, Peijian Cao, Young-Su Seo, Christopher Dardick and Pamela C. Ronald. 2010. The Rice Kinase Phylogenomics Database: a guide for systematic analysis of the rice kinase super-family. Trends in Plant Science, 15:595-599, doi:10.1016/j.tplants.2010.08.004 (pdf)
  • Shauna Somerville, Peter Greshoff, JianMin Zhou, Pamela Ronald. Molecular plant, Cooeditor of the Special Issue on "Plant-Microbial Interaction" in Molecular Plant. May 2008 Volume 1 (3).
  • Young-Su Seo, Sang-Kyu Lee, Min-Young Song, Jung-Pil Suh, Tae-Ryong Hahn, Pamela Ronald, and Jong-Seong Jeon. 2008. The HSP90-SGT1-RAR1 Molecular Chaperone Complex: a Core Modulator in Plant Immunity. Journal of Plant Biology, January 2008, 51(1) : 1-10. (pdf)
  • Ronald P. 1998. Resistance Gene Evolution. Current Opinions in Biology. 1:294-298. (pdf)
  • P.C. Ronald 1997. The molecular basis of disease resistance in rice. Plant Molecular Biology 35:179-186.    

Scientific Publications:

  • 144. Ryan McAndrew, Rory N.Pruitt, Shizuo G. Kamita, Jose Henrique Pereira, Dipali Majumdar, Bruce D. Hammock, Paul D. Adams, Pamela C. Ronald. Structure of the OsSERK2 leucine-rich repeat extracellular domain. Acta Crystallogr D Biological Crystallography. 70(Pt 11):3080-6. doi: 10.1107/S1399004714021178. (PDF) October 29, 2014.
  • 143. Shimin Zuo, Xiaogang Zhou, Mawsheng Chen, Shilu Zhang, Benjamin Schwessinger, Deling Ruan, Can Yuan, Jing Wang, Xuewei Chen, Pamela C. Ronald. OsSERK1 regulates rice development but not immunity to Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae or Magnaporthe oryzae. JIPB vol 56, iss 12, pp 1179-1192 November 16, 2014. (PDF)
  • 142. Jeemeng Lao, Ai Oikawa, Jennifer R. Bromley, Peter McInerney, Anongpat Suttangkakul, Andreia M. Smith-Moritz, Hector Plahar, Tsan-Yu Chiu, Susana M. González Fernández-Niño, Berit Ebert, Fan Yang, Katy M. Christiansen, Sara F. Hansen, Solomon Stonebloom, Paul D. Adams, Pamela C. Ronald, Nathan J. Hillson, Masood Z. Hadi, Miguel E. Vega-Sánchez, Dominique Loqué, Henrik V. Scheller, Joshua L. Heazlewood. The plant glycosyltransferase clone collection for functional genomics. The Plant Journal, vol 79, iss 3, pp 517-529 (PDF) July 9, 2014.
  • 141. Mawsheng Chern, Wei Bai, Deling Ruan, Taeyun Oh, Xuewei Chen, Pamela C Ronald. Interaction specificity and coexpression of rice NPR1 homologs 1 and 3 (NH1 and NH3), TGA transcription factors and Negative Regulator of Resistance (NRR) proteins. BMC Genomics. 2014; 15(1): 461 June 11, 2014.
  • 139. Chang-Jin Park, Min-Young Song, Chi-Yeol Kim, Jong-Seong Jeon, Pamela C. Ronald. Rice BiP3 regulates immunity mediated by the PRRs XA3 and XA21 but not immunity mediated by the NB-LRR protein, Pi5. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications Vol. 448 pp 70-75 May 23, 2014.
  • 138. Chen, XW, Shimin Zuo,Mawsheng Chern, Patrick E. Canlas, Deling Ruan, Benjamn Schwessinger, P.C. Ronald. 2014. An XA21-Associated Kinase (OsSERK2) regulates immunity mediated by the XA21 and XA3 immune receptors. MS ID#:BIORXIV/2013/000950. In press.
  • Han S-W, Sriariyanun M, Lee S-W, Sharma M, Bahar O, Bower Z, Ronald P. 2013.Retraction: Small Protein-Mediated Quorum Sensing in a Gram-Negative Bacterium. PLoS ONE8(9):10.1371/annotation/880a72e1-9cf3-45a9-bf1c-c74ccb73fd35
  • Lee et al., 2013. Retraction of Lee et al., A Type I-Secreted, Sulfated Peptide Triggers XA21-Mediated Innate Immunity. Science 326:850-853. Science 11 October 2013. Vol. 342 no. 6155 pp. 191
  • 137. Jaindra Nath Tripathi, Jim Lorenzen, Ofir Bahar, Pamela Ronald, Leena Tripathi. 2014. Transgenic expression of the rice Xa21 pattern recognition receptor in banana (Musa sp.) confers resistance toXanthomonas campestris pv. musacearum. Plant Biotechnology, in Press.
  • 136. Ofir Bahar, Rory N Pruitt, Deedee Luu, Benjamin Schwessinger, Randy Ruan,Lisa Fontaine-Bodin, Ralf Koebnik, Pamela Ronald. 2014. The Xanthomonas Ax21 protein is processed by the general secretory system and is secreted in association with outer membrane vesicles. PeerJ.2:e242
  • 135. Rita Sharma, Peijian Cao, Ki-Hong Jung, Manoj K. Sharma, Pamela C. Ronald. 2013. Construction of a rice glycoside hydrolase phylogenomic database and identification of targets for biofuel research. Frontiers in Plant Biotechnology. 4:330.
  • 134. Baoju Yang, Randy Ruan, Dario Cantu, Pamela Ronald, Wanquan Ji, Jorge Dubcovsky. A comparative approach expands the protein-protein interaction node of the immune receptor XA21 in wheat and rice. Genome. 56(6): 315-326.
  • 133. Jessica A. Rodrigues, Randy Ruan, Toshiro Nishimura, Manoj Sharma, Rita Sharma, P.C. Ronald, Robert L. Fischer, Daniel Zilberman. Imprinted expression of genes and small RNA is triggered by localized demethylation of the maternal genome in rice endosperm. PNAS. vol. 110 no. 19. 7934-7939.
  • 132. Park CJ, Rita Sharma, Benoit Lefebvre, Patrick E. Canlas, and Pamela C. Ronald. 2013. The endoplasmic reticulum-quality control component SDF2 is essential for XA21-mediated immunity in rice. Plant Science 210:53-60.
  • 131. Chiniquy Dawn, Patanjali Varanasi, Taeyun Oh, Jesper Harholt, Jacob Katnelson, Seema Singh, Manfred Auer, Blake Simmons, Paul D. Adams, Henrik V. Scheller, Pamela C. Ronald. 2013. Three novel rice genes closely related to the Arabidopsis IRX9, IRX9L, and IRX14 genes and their roles in xylan biosynthesis. Frontiers in Plant Biotechnology, 4: 83.
  • 130. Chen XW, Miguel E. Vega-Sánchez,Yves Verhertbruggen, Dawn Chiniquy, Patrick Canlas Alexandra Fagerström, Lina Prak, Ulla Christensen, Laura Bartley, Ai Oikawa, Mawsheng Chen, Shimin Zuo, Manfred Auer, William G.T. Willats, Henrik V. Scheller, and Pamela C. Ronald. Inactivation of OsIRX10 leads to decreased xylan content in rice stem cell walls and improved biomass saccharification. Molecular Plant, In Press. doi: 10.1093/mp/sss135
  • 129. Dario Cantu, Baoju Yang, Randy Ruan, Kun Li, Virginia Menzo, Daolin Fu, Mawsheng Chern, Pamela C Ronald and Jorge Dubcovsky. Comparative analysis of protein-protein interactions in the defense response of rice and wheat. BMC Genomics, 2013, 14:166.
  • 128. Mawsheng Chern, Wei Bai, Xuewei Chen, Patrick E. Canlas and Pamela C. Ronald. Reduced expression of glycolate oxidase leads to enhanced disease resistance. PeerJ. 12:1:e28. PMID: 23638363. PMCID: PMC3628735.
  • 127. H Walia , P.C. Ronald. Sub1 differentially regulates genes associated with brassinosteroid (BR) synthesis. 2013. The New Phytologist, 198:1060-1070.
  • 126. Ki-Hong Jung, Hyun-Jung Ko, Minh Ngyuyan, SR Kim, Pamela Ronald, and Gynheung An. 2012. Genome-wide Identification and Analysis of Early Heat Stress Responsive Genes in Rice. Journal of Plant Biology 55:458-468.
  • 125. Bartley LE, Matthew L. Peck, Sung Ryul Kim, Berit Ebert, Chithra Maniseri, Dawn M. Chiniquy, Robert Sykes, Lingfang Gao, Carsten Rautengarten, Peter Benke, Patrick E. Canlas, Peijian Cao, Miguel Vega-Sanchez, Jizong Zhou, Angela Ziebell, Gene An, Henrik V. Scheller, P.C. Ronald. 2013. Over expression of members of a grass-expanded clade of BAHD acyltransferases alters rice cell wall hydroxycinnamic acid content and digestability. Plant Physiology. 161: 1615-1633.
  • 124. Ji-Yi Zhang, Yi-Ching Lee, Ivone Torres-Jerez, Wang Mingy, Yanbin Yin, Wen-Chi Chou, Ji He, Hui Shen, Avinash Srivastava, Christa Pennacchio, Erika Lindquist, Jane Grimwood, Jeremy Schmutz, Ying Xu, Manoj Sharma, Rita Sharma, Laura Bartley, Pamela Ronald, Malay Saha, Richard Dixon, Yuhong Tang, Michael Udvardi. 2012. Development of an integrated transcript sequence database and a gene expression atlas for gene discovery and analysis in switchgrass (Panicum virgatum L.). Plant Journal. 74:160-173.
  • 123. Min-Young Song, Chi-Yeol Kim, Muho Han, Hak-Seung Ryu, Sang-Kyu Lee, Li Sun, Zuhua He, Young-Su Seo, Patrick Canlas, P.C. Ronald and Jong-Seong Jeon. 2013. Differential requirement for OsRAR1 in rice Pi -mediated resistance to Magnaporthe oryzae. Molecules and Cells. In Press.
  • 120. Patanjali Varanasi, Jacob Katsnelson, David Larson, Rita Sharma, Manoj Sharma, Miguel E. Vega-Sánchez, Marcin Zemla, Pamela Ronald, Blake Simmons, Seema Singh, Paul Adams, and Manfred Auer. Mechanical Stress Analysis as a Method to Understand the Impact of Genetically Engineered Rice and Arabidopsis plants. 2012. Industrial Biotechnology. August 2012, 8(4): 238-244.
  • 118. C Danna, Y Millet, T Koller, SW Han, A Bent, P.C. Ronald, and F Ausubel. et al., 2011. FLS2-mediated response to Ax21-derived peptides: Response to the Mueller et al., Commentary. The Plant Cell. 24: 3174-3176.
  • 117. Miguel E. Vega-Sánchez, Yves Verhertbruggen, Ulla Christensen, Xuewei Chen, Vaishali Sharma, Patanjali Varanasi, Lina Prak, Manfred Auer, Henrik V. Scheller and Pamela C. Ronald. 2012. Loss of Cellulose Synthase-Like F6 function results in severe reduction of mixed-linkage glucan accumulation in rice primary cell walls. Plant Physiology. 159: 56-69.
  • 116. Manoj K. Sharma, Rita Sharma, Peijian Cao, Laura Bartley, Jane Grimwood, Daniel Rokhsar, Jeremy Schmutz and Pamela C. Ronald. 2012. A Genome-Wide Survey of Switchgrass Genome Structure and Organization. Plos One. 7(4): e33892. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0033892
  • 115. Jeffrey L. Bennetzen, Jeremy Schmutz, Hao Wang, Ryan Percifield, Jennifer Hawkins, Ana Clara Pontaroli, Matt Estep, Liang Feng, Jane Grimwood, Jerry Jenkins, Kerrie Barry, Therese Mitros, Uffe Hellsten, Xuewen Wang, Xiaomei Wu, Jimmy Triplett, Xiaohan Yang, Chu-Yu Ye, Margarita Mauro-Herrara, Lin Wang, Pinghua Li, Manoj Sharma, Rita Sharma, Pamela C. Ronald, Olivier Panaud, Elizabeth A. Kellogg, Tom Brutnell, Andrew Doust, Gerald A. Tuskan, Katrien M. Devos, and Daniel Rokhsar. 2012. Grass Genome Structure, Evolution and Adaptation Uncovered by Sequence Analysis of Setaria. Nature Biotechnology. 30, 555-561.
  • 114. Han SW, Malinee Sriariyanun, Sang-Won Lee, Manoj Sharma, Ofir Bahar, Zachary Bower, and Pamela C. Ronald. 2011. Small Protein-mediated Quorum Sensing in a Gram-negative bacterium. Plos One. 6(12): e29192.
  • 113. Peijian Cao, Ki-Hong Jung, Daeseok Choi, Daehee Hwang, Jun Zhu, Pamela C. Ronald. 2012. The Rice Oligonucleotide Array Database: An Atlas of Rice Gene Expression. Rice. 5:17.
  • 111. Chang-Jin Park, Patrick E. Canlas, Pamela C. Ronald. 2012. Establishment of Glucocorticoid-Mediated Transcriptional Induction of the Rice XA21 Pattern Recognition Receptor. Journal of Plant Biology (2012) 55:43-49 DOI 10.1007/s12374-011-9188-1 (pdf).
  • 110. Andreia M Smith-Moritz, Mawsheng Chern, Jeemeng Lao, Wing H Sze-To, Joshua L Heazlewood, Pamela C Ronald and Miguel E Vega-Sánchez. 2011. Combining multivariate analysis and monosaccharide composition modeling to identify plant cell wall variations by Fourier Transform Near Infrared spectroscopy. Plant Methods 2011, 7:26 doi:10.1186/1746-4811-7-26 (pdf).
  • 109. Adam J. Bogdanove, Ralf Koebnik, Hong Lu, Ayako Furutani, Samuel V. Angiuoli, Prabhu B. Patil, Marie-Anne Van Sluys, Robert P. Ryan, Damien F. Meyer, Sang-Wook Han, Gudlur Aparna, Misha Rajaram, Arthur L. Delcher, Adam M. Phillippy, Daniela Puiu, Michael C. Schatz, Martin Shumway, Daniel D. Sommer, Cole Trapnell, Faiza Benahmed, George Dimitrov, Ramana Madupu, Diana Radune, Steven Sullivan, Gopaljee Jha, Hiromichi Ishihara, Sang-Won Lee, Alok Pandey, Vikas Sharma, Malinee Sriariyanun, Boris Szurek, Casiana M. Vera-Cruz, Karin S. Dorman, Pamela C. Ronald, Valérie Verdier, J. Maxwell Dow, Ramesh V. Sonti, Seiji Tsuge, Volker P. Brendel, Pablo D. Rabinowicz, Jan E. Leach, Frank F. White and Steven L. Salzberg. 2011. Two New Complete Genome Sequences Offer Insight into Host and Tissue Specificity of Plant Pathogenic Xanthomonas spp. Journal of Bacteriology, 193(19): 5450-5464, doi: 10.1128/JB.05262-11 (pdf)
  • 108. Rita Sharma, Feng Tan, Ki-Hong Jung, Manoj K. Sharma, Zhaohua Peng and Pamela C. Ronald. 2011. Transcriptional dynamics during cell wall removal and regeneration reveals key genes involved in cell wall development in rice. Plant Molecular Biology, 77(4-5): 391-406, DOI: 10.1007/s11103-011-9819-4 (pdf).
  • 107. Cristian H. Danna, Yves A. Millet, Teresa Koller, Sang-Wook Han, Andrew F. Bent, Pamela C. Ronald, and Frederick M. Ausubel. 2011. The Arabidopsis flagellin receptor FLS2 mediates the perception of Xanthomonas Ax21 secreted peptides. PNAS, 108(22):9286-9291 (pdf).
  • 105. Jon Laurent, Christine Vogel, Taejoon Kwon, Stephanie A. Craig, Daniel R.Boutz, Holly K. Huse, Kazunari Nozue, Harkamal Walia, Marvin Whiteley, P.C. Ronald, Edward M. Marcotte. 2010. Protein abundances are more conserved than mRNA abundances across diverse taxa. Proteomics. 10:4209-4212, doi: 10.1002/pmic.201000327 (pdf).
  • 104. Mawsheng Chern, Wei Bai, Wing Hoi Sze-To, Patrick E Canlas, Laura E Bartley, Pamela C Ronald. 2012. A rice transient assay system identifies a novel domain in NRR required for interaction with NH1/OsNPR1 and inhibition of NH1-mediated transcriptional activation. Plant Methods 2012, 8:6 (pdf).
  • 103. Ki-Hong Jung, Peijian Cao, Young-Su Seo, Christopher Dardick, Pamela C. Ronald. 2010. The Rice Kinase Phylogenomics Database: A guide for systematic analysis of the rice kinase super-family. Trends in Plant Science , Vol. 15(11) 595-599. doi:10.1016/j.tplants.2010.08.004 (pdf).
  • 102. Rebecca S. Bart, Mawsheng Chern, Miguel E. Vega-Sanchez, Patrick Canlas, Pamela C. Ronald. 2010. Rice Snl6, a Cinnamoyl-CoA Reductase-Like Gene Family Member, Is Required for NH1-Mediated Immunity to Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae. PLoS Genet, 6(9): e1001123. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1001123 (pdf).
  • 101. Chang-Jin Park, Sang-Won Lee, Mawsheng Chern, Rita Sharma, Patrick E. Canlas, Min-Young Song, Jong-Seong Jeon and Pamela C. Ronald. 2010. Ectopic expression of rice Xa21 overcomes developmentally controlled resistance to Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae. Plant Science 179(2010), 466-471.doi:10.1016/j.plantsci.2010.07.008 (pdf).
  • 100. Wei Bai, Mawsheng Chern, Deling Ruan, Patrick E. Canlas, Wing Hoi Sze-to and Pamela C. Ronald. Enhanced disease resistance and hypersensitivity to BTH by introduction of an NH1/OsNPR1 paralog. Plant Biotechnology Journal, doi:10.1111/j.1467-7652.2010.00544.x (pdf).
  • 99. Ki-Hong Jung, Young-Su Seo, Harkamal Walia, Peijian Cao, Takeshi Fukao, Patrick E. Canlas, Fawn Amonpant, Julia Bailey-Serres, and Pamela C. Ronald. 2010. The Submergence Tolerance Regulator Sub1A Mediates Stress-Responsive Expression of AP2/ERF Transcription Factors. Plant Physiology, March 2010, Vol. 152, pp. 1674-1692 (pdf).
  • 98. Theodore R. Sana, Steve Fischer, Gert Wohlgemuth, Anjali Katrekar, Ki-hong Jung , Pamela C. Ronald, and Oliver Fiehn. 2010. Metabolomic and transcriptomic analysis of the rice response to the bacterial blight pathogen Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae. Metabolomics, May 14, 2010. DOI 10.1007/s11306-010-0218-7. (pdf).
  • 97. Ying Peng, Laura E. Bartley, Patrick Canlas and Pamela C. Ronald. 2010. OsWRKY IIa Transcription Factors modulate rice innate immunity. Rice, 3:36. DOI 10.1007/s12284-010-9039-6. (pdf).
  • 96. Xuewei Chen, Mawsheng Chern, Patrick E. Canlas, Deling Ruan, Caiying Jiang, and Pamela C. Ronald. 2010. An ATPase promotes autophosphorylation of the pattern recognition receptor XA21 and inhibits XA21-mediated immunity. PNAS, vol. 107, 17:8029-8034. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0912311107 (pdf).
  • 95. Nan Zhao, Ju Guan, Jean-Luc Ferrer, Nancy Engle, Mawsheng Chern, Pamela Ronald, Timothy J. Tschaplinski, Feng Chen. 2010. Biosynthesis and emission of insect-induced methyl salicylate and methyl benzoate from rice. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, 48:279. DOI 10.1016/j.plaphy.2010.01.023 (pdf).
  • 94. Xuewei Chen, Mawsheng Chern, Patrick E. Canlas, Caiying Jiang, Deling Ruan, Peijian Cao, Pamela C. Ronald. 2010. A Conserved Threonine Residue in the Juxtamembrane Domain of the XA21 Pattern Recognition Receptor Is Critical for Kinase Autophosphorylation and XA21-mediated Immunity. The Journal of Biological Chemistry, 285, 10454-10463. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M109.093427 (pdf).
  • 93. Peijian Cao, Ki-Hong Jung and Pamela C. Ronald. 2010. A Survey of Databases for Analysis of Plant Cell Wall-Related Enzymes. Bioenergy Research. (2010)3:108-114. DOI 10.1007/s12155-010-9082-6 (pdf).
  • 92. Kazunari Nozue & Chang-Jin Park & Pamela C. Ronald. 2011. Quantitative Measurements of Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae Distribution in Rice Using Fluorescent-Labeling. Journal of Plant Biology. Volume 54, Number 4, 269-274 (pdf).
  • 91. The International Brachypodium Initiative. 2010. Genome sequencing and analysis of the model grass Brachypodium distachyon. Nature, Vol 463, 11 February 2010, doi:10.1038/nature08747 (pdf).
  • 90. Shaohong Qu, Jong-Seong Jeon, Pieter B.F. Ouwerkerk, Maria Bellizzi, Jan Leach, Pamela Ronald and Guo-Liang Wang. 2009. Construction and Application of Efficient Ac-Ds Transposon Tagging Vectors in Rice. Journal of Integrative Plant Biology. Volume 51, Issue 11 (982-992). (pdf).
  • 89. Ronald P and Adamchak R. 2010. The Future of Sustainable Food Production. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. Volume 1190, Issue Foods for Health in the 21st Century: A Roadmap for the Future. pp184-185. DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.2009.05261.x (pdf).
  • 88. Sang-Won Lee, Sang-Wook Han, Malinee Sririyanum, Chang-Jin Park, Young-Su Seo, Pamela C. Ronald 2009. A Type I-Secreted, Sulfated Peptide Triggers XA21-Mediated Innate Immunity. Science 6 November 2009: Vol. 326. no. 5954, pp. 850-853. DOI: 10.1126/science.1173438. (pdf).
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  • 87. Chang-Jin Park, Rebecca Bart, Mawsheng Chern, Patrick E. Canlas, Wei Bai, Pamela C. Ronald. 2010. Overexpression of the Endoplasmic Reticulum Chaperone BiP3 Regulates XA21-Mediated Innate Immunity in Rice. PLoS ONE 5(2): e9262, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0009262 (pdf).
  • 86. Hui-Hsien Chou, Arunee Trisiriroj, Sunyoung Park, Yue-Ie C. Hsing, Pamela C Ronald and Patrick S Schnable. 2009. Direct calibration of PICKY-designed microarrays. BMC Bioinformatics. BMC Bioinformatics 2009, 10:347. doi:10.1186/1471-2105-10-347. (pdf).
  • 85. Lee SK, Min-Young Song, Young-Su Seo, Hye-Kyung Kim, Seho Ko, PeiJian Cao, Jung-Pil Suh, Gihwan Yi, Gynheung An, Tae-Ryong Hahn, Guo-Liang Wang, Pamela C. Ronald and Jong-Seong Jeon. 2009. Rice Pi5-Mediated Resistance to Magnaporthe oryzae Requires the Presence of Two Coil-Coil-Nucleotide-Binding-Leucine-Rich Repeat Genes. Genetics, 181(4): 1627-1638. DOI: 10.1534/genetics.108.099226. (pdf).
  • 84. Pei-Jian Cao, Laura E. Bartley, Ki-Hong Jung, and Pamela C. Ronald. 2008. Construction of a Rice Glycosyltransferase Phylogenomic Database and Identification of Rice-Diverged Glycosyltransferases. Molecular Plant. 1(5): 858-877. (pdf).
  • 83. Ki-Hong Jung, Laura E. Bartley, Peijian Cao, Patrick E. Canlas, and Pamela C. Ronald. 2009. Analysis of Alternatively Spliced Rice Transcripts Using Microarray Data. Rice: Volume 2, Issue1 (2009), Page 44. DOI 10.1007/s12284-008-9020-9 (pdf).
  • 82. Sang-Wook Han, Chang-Jin Park, Sang-Won Lee and Pamela C Ronald. 2008. An efficient method for visualization and growth of fluorescent Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae in planta. BMC Microbiology 2008, 8:164. (pdf)
  • 81. MS Chern , PE Canlas and P.C. Ronald. Strong Suppression of Systemic Acquired Resistance by NRR is Dependent on its Ability to interact with NPR1 and a putative repression domain. 2008. Molecular Plant. 1:552-559. (pdf).
  • 80. Peng Y, Laura E. Bartley, Xuewei Chen, Christopher Dardick, Mawsheng Chern, Randy Ruan, Patrick E. Canlas, Pamela C. Ronald. 2008. OsWRKY62 is a Negative Regulator of Basal and Xa21-Mediated Defense against Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae in Rice Molecular Plant. 1: 446-458.(pdf).
  • 79. SL Salzberg, DD Sommer, MC Schatz, AM Phillippy, PD Rabinowicz, S Tsuge, A Furutani, H Ochiai, AL Delcher, D Kelley, R Madupu, D Puiu, D Radune, M Shumway, C Trapnell, G Aparna, G Jha, A Pandey, PB Patil, H Ishihara, DF Meyer, B Szurek, V Verdier, R Koebnik, JM Dow, RP Ryan, H Hirata, S Tsuyumu, SW Lee, YS Seo, M Sriariyanun, P.C. Ronald, RV Sonti, MA Van Sluys, JE Leach, FF White, AJ Bogdanove. 2008. Genome sequence and rapid evolution of the rice pathogen Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae PX099A. BMC Genomics. 9:204. (pdf).
  • 78. Bartley L, and Ronald P.C. 2009. Plant and microbial research seeks biofuel production from lignocellulose. California Agriculture, 63(4) Page 178. (pdf).
  • 77. Chang-Jin Park, Ying Peng, Xuewei Chen, Christopher Dardick, DeLing Ruan, Rebecca Bart, Patrick E. Canlas, Pamela C. Ronald. 2008. Rice XB15, a Protein Phosphatase 2C, Negatively Regulates Cell Death and XA21-Mediated Innate Immunity. PLoS Biology, 6(9) e231. (pdf).
  • 76. Maureen C. Whalen, Todd Richter, Kseniya Zakhareyvich, Masayasu Yoshikawa, Dana Al-Azzeh, Adeshola Adefioye, Greg Spicer, Laura L. Mendoza, Christine Q. Morales, Vicki Klassen, Gina Perez-Baron, Carole S. Toebe, Ageliki Tzovolous, Emily Gerstman, Erika Evans, Cheryl Thompson, Mary Lopez, Pamela C. Ronald. 2008. Identification of a host 14-3-3 Protein that Interacts with Xanthomonas effector AvrRxv. Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology, 72 (2008) 46-55. (pdf).
  • 75. Jai S. Rohila, Mei Chen, Shuo Chen, Johann Chen, Ronald L. Cerny, Christopher Dardick, Patrick Canlas, Hiroaki Fujii, Michael Gribskov, Siddhartha Kanrar, Lucas Knoflicek, Becky Stevenson, Mingtang Xie, Xia Xu, Xianwu Zheng, Jian-Kang Zhu, Pamela Ronald, Michael E. Fromm. 2009. Protein-Protein Interactions of Tandem Affinity Purified Protein Kinases from Rice. 2009. PLoS One. 4(8): e6685. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0006685 (pdf).
  • 74. Ki-Hong Jung, Christopher Dardick, Laura E. Bartley, Peijian Cao, Jirapa Phetsom, Patrick Canlas, Young-Su Seo, Michael Shultz, Shu Ouyang, Qiaoping Yuan, Bryan C. Frank, Eugene Ly, Li Zheng, Yi Jia, An-Ping Hsia, Kyungsook An, Hui-Hsien Chou, David Rocke, Geun Cheol Lee, Patrick S. Schnable, Gynheung An, C. Robin Buell, Pamela C. Ronald. 2008. Refinement of Light-Responsive Transcript Lists Using Rice Oligonucleotide Arrays: Evaluation of Gene-Redundancy. PLoS ONE 3(10): e3337 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0003337 (pdf).
  • 73. Ki-Hong Jung, Jinwon Lee, Chris Dardick, Young-Su Seo, Peijian Cao, Patrick Canlas, Jirapa Phetsom, Xia Xu, Shu Ouyang, Kyungsook An, Yun-Ja Cho, Geun-Cheol Lee, Yoosook Lee, Gynheung An, Pamela C. Ronald. 2008. Identification and Functional Analysis of Light-Responsive Unique Genes and Gene Family Members in Rice. PLoS Genetics 4(8): e1000164. (pdf).
  • 72. SW Lee, KS Jeong, SW Han, SE Lee, BK Phee, TR Hahn, P.C. Ronald. 2008. The Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae PhoPQ Two-Component System Is Required for AvrXA21 Activity, hrpG Expression, and Virulence. J. Bacteriology, Vol. 190, No. 6, p. 2183-2197. (pdf).
  • 71. R Lu, GC Lee, M Schultz, C Dardick, K Jung, J Phetsom, Y Jia, R Rice, Z Goldberg, P Schnable, P.C. Ronald, P Rocke. 2008. Assessing Probe-specific Dye and Slide Biases in Two-color Microarray Data. BMC Bioinformatics 2008, 9:314. (pdf).
  • 70. Young-Su Seo, Malinee Sriariyanun, Li Wang, Janice Pfeiff, Jirapa Phetsom, Ye Lin, Ki-Hong Jung, Hui Hsien Chou, Adam Bogdanove, and Pamela Ronald. 2008. A two-genome microarray for the rice pathogens Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae and X. oryzae pv. oryzicola and its use in the discovery of a difference in their regulation of hrp genes. BMC Microbiology 2008, 8:99. (pdf).
  • 69. G Ponciano , M Yoshikawa, J Lee, P.C. Ronald, and M.C. Whalen. 2006. Pathogenesis-related gene expression in rice is correlated with developmentally controlled Xa21-mediated resistance against Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae. Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology, Volume 69, Issues 4-6, Pages 131-139. (pdf).
  • 68. R Bart, P.C. Ronald, and S Hake. 2006. Fertility versus disease resistance, a hard choice. GENES & DEVELOPMENT 20:1215-1217. (pdf).
  • 67. R Bart, M Chern, C-J Park, L Bartley, and P.C. Ronald. 2006. A novel system for gene silencing using siRNAs in rice leaf and stem-derived protoplasts. Plant Methods. 2. (1):13. (pdf).
  • 66. C Dardick, J Chen, T Richter, O Shu, and P.C. Ronald. 2007. The Rice Kinase Database (RKD): a phylogenomic database for the rice kinome. Plant Physiology. 143: 579-586. (pdf).
  • 64. X Ding, T Richter, M Chen, H Xie, M Zheng, X Kanrar, S Stevenson, C Dardick, Y Li, X Jiang, Y Zhang, R Yu, L Zhu, WG Farmerie, G Zhu, J-K Fromm, P.C. Ronald, W-Y Song. 2008. Rice kinase-protein interactions. Plant Physiology. Dec 24, 2008. DOI 10.1104/pp.108.128298 (pdf).
  • 62. SW Lee, SW Han, L Bartely, P.C. Ronald. 2006. The unique characteristics of Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae AvrXa21 and implications for plant innate immunity. PNAS 103:44.(pdf).
  • 61. L Li, X Wang, R Sasidharan, V Stolc, W Deng, H He, J Korbel, X Chen, W Tongprasit, P.C. Ronald, R Chen, M Gerstein, and Deng X-W. 2006. Global Identification and Characterization of Novel Transcriptionally Active Regions in the Rice Genome. PLoS One. 2(3): e294.(pdf).
  • 60. D Nino-Liu, A Bogdanove, and P.C. Ronald. 2006. Xanthomonas oryzae pathovars: model Pathogens of a model crop. Molecular Plant Pathology. 7(5) :303-324. (pdf).
  • 59. JS Rohila, M Chen, S Chen, J Chen, R Cerny, C Dardick, P Canlas, X Xu, M Gribskov, S Kanrar, J-K Zhu, P.C. Ronald, and ME Fromm. 2006. Protein-Protein Interactions of TAP-Tagged Protein Kinases in Rice. TPJ. 46, 1-13. (pdf).
  • 58. P.C. Ronald, and B Fouche. 2006. Genetic engineering and organic production systems. Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources Communication Services. Agricultural Biotechnology in California series. Publication 8188. Pages1-5. (pdf).
  • 57. Y-S Seo, MR Rojas, JY Lee, SW Lee, JS Jeon, P.C. Ronald, W Lucas, R Gilbertson. 2006. A viral R gene from common bean functions across plant families and is upregulated in a non-virus-specific manner. PNAS. 103:11856-11861. (pdf).
  • 56. A Stolov, A Valverde, P.C. Ronald and S Burdman. 2006. Purification of Soluble and Active RaxH, a Transmembrane Histidine Protein Kinase from Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae Involved in Regulation of Avirulence Activity. MPP. 8: 93-101 (pdf).
  • 55. Y Wang, Li-Ya Pi, X Chen, P Chakrabarty, J Jiang, A Lopez De Leon, G Liu, L Li, Li Liangcai, U Benny, R Qu, J Oard, P.C. Ronald, W-Y Song. 2006. Rice XA21 Binding Protein 3 Is a Ubiquitin Ligase Required for Full Xa21-Mediated Disease Resistance Plant Cell. 18:3635-3646. (pdf).
  • 54. K Xu, X Xu, T Fukao, P Canlas, S Heuer, J Bailey-Serres, A Ismail, P.C. Ronald, D Mackill. 2006. Sub1A is an ethylene-response-factor-like gene that confers submergence tolerance to rice. Nature. 442. 705-708.(pdf).
  • 53. M Campbell, D Chen and P.C. Ronald. 2005. Characterization of four rice mutants with alterations in the rice defense response pathway. MPP 6:11-21. (pdf).
  • 52. M-S Chern, HA Fitzgerald, P Canlas, and P.C. Ronald. 2005. Overexpression of a Rice NPR1 Homolog Leads to Constitutive Activation of Defense Response and Hypersensitivity to Light. MPMI Vol. 18, No. 6, 2005, pp. 511-520 (pdf).
  • 51. M-S Chern, P Canlas, H Fitzgerald, P.C. Ronald. 2005. NRR, a Negative Regulator of Disease Resistance in Rice that Interacts with Arabidopsis NPR1 and Rice NH1. The Plant Journal, 2005 43(5):623-35.(pdf).
  • 50. H Fitzgerald, P Canlas, M-S Chern, and P.C. Ronald. 2005. Alteration of TGA factor activity in rice results in enhanced tolerance to Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae. The Plant J. 2005 Aug;43(3):335-47. (pdf).
  • 49. S Burdman, Y Shen, SW Lee, Q Xue and P.C. Ronald. 2004. RaxH/RaxR: a two-component regulatory system in Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae required for avrXa21 activity. MPMI, 17:602. (pdf).
  • 48. M Campbell, D Chen, and P.C. Ronald. 2004. Development of Co-Dominant Amplified Polymorphic Sequence Markers in Rice that Flank the Magnaporthe grisea Resistance Gene Pi7(t) in Recombinant Inbred Line 29. Phytopathology, 94:302-307. (pdf).
  • 47. H Fitzgerald, C Chern, R Navarre and P.C. Ronald. 2004. Over-expression of NPR1 in rice leads to a BTH- and environment- inducible lesion-mimic/cell death phenotype. MPMI. 17:140-151. (pdf).
  • 46. F Goes da Silva, Y Shen, C, Dardick, S Dardick, R Yadav, P Sharma, and P.C. Ronald. 2004. Bacterial Genes Involved in Type I Secretion and Sulfation Are Required to Elicit the Rice Xa21-Mediated Innate Immune Response. MPMI, 17:593.(pdf).
  • 45. G Yi, S-K Lee, Y Hong, Y-C Cho, H-K Kim, M Nam, S-C Kim, S-S Han, G-L Wang, T-R Hahn, P.C. Ronald, J-S Jeon. 2004. Use of Pi5(t) markers in marker-assisted selection to screen for cultivars with resistance to Magnaporthe grisea TAG. 109:978-985. (pdf).
  • 44. G Wang , C Wu, L Zeng, C He, M Baraoidan, F Goes da Silva, CE Williams, P.C. Ronald, H Leung. 2003. Isolation and Characterization of Rice Mutants Susceptible to Xanthomonas oryzae pv oryzae. TAG. 102:1452. (pdf).
  • 43. C-B Andaya, P.C. Ronald. 2003. A Catalytically Impaired Mutant of Rice Xa21 Receptor Kinase Confers Partial Resistance to Xanthomonas oryzae pv oryzae. PMPP. 62:203-208. (pdf).
  • 42. C Dardick, F Goes da Silva, Y Shen and P.C. Ronald. 2003. Antagonistic interactions between strains of Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae. Phytopathology, 93: 705-711. (pdf).
  • 41. J-S Jeon, D Chen, G Yi, GL Wang and P.C. Ronald. 2003. Genetic and physical mapping of Pi5(t), a locus associated with broad-spectrum resistance to rice blast. Mol Gen Genomics. 269:280-289. (pdf).
  • 40. A Kachroo, Z He, Q Zhu, J Zhong, R Patkar, D Li, P.C. Ronald, C Lamb, BB Chattoo. 2003. Induction of H2O2 in transgenic rice leads to cell death and enhanced resistance to both bacterial and fungal pathogens. Transgenic Research 12: 577-586. (pdf).
  • 39. G-Z Liu, L-Y Pi, JC Walker, P.C. Ronald, WY Song. 2002. Biochemical Characterization of the Kinase Domain of the Rice Disease Resistance Receptor-like Kinase XA21. 2002. JBC 27:20264-20269. (pdf).
  • 38. N Bellaloui, R Yadav, M-S Chern, H Hu, A Gillen, C Greve, A Dandekar, P.C. Ronald, and P Brown. 2002. Transgenically enhanced sorbitol synthesis facilitates phloem-boron mobility in rice. Physiologia Plantarum. 117:79-84. (pdf).
  • 37. Y Shen, and P.C. Ronald. 2002. Molecular determinants of disease and resistance in interactions of Xoo and rice. Microbes and Infection 4:1361-1367.
  • 36. Y Shen, P Sharma, F Goes da Silva, P.C. Ronald. 2002. The Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae raxP and raxQ genes encode an ATP sulfurylase and APS kinase that are required for AvrXa21 avirulence activity. Mol. Microbio 44:37-48. (pdf).
  • 35. M-S Chern, H Fitzgerald, RC Yadav, P Canlas, X Dong, P.C. Ronald. 2001. Evidence for a Resistance Signaling Pathway in Rice Similar to the NPR1-Mediated Pathway in Arabidopsis. Plant J. 27, 101-113. (pdf).
  • 34. X Li, Y Song, K Century, S Straight, P.C. Ronald, X Dong, M Lassner, and Y Zhang. 2001. A Fast Neutron Mutagenesis-based Reverse Genetics System for Plants. Plant J. 27, 235-242. (pdf).
  • 33. Y Shen, M-S Chern, F Silva, P.C. Ronald. 2001. Isolation of a Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae flagellar operon region and molecular characterization of flhF. MPMI. 14:204-213. (pdf).
  • 32. ZH He, Z Wang, J Li, Q Zhu, C Lamb, P.C. Ronald, Chory Joanne. 2000. Perception of brassinosteroid by the extracellular domain of the receptor kinase, BRI1 Science, 288: 2360 (pdf).
  • 31. ZH He, HT Dong, JX Dong, DB Li, P.C. Ronald. 2000. Rice Rim2 transcript accumulates in response to Magnaporthe grisea and its predicted protein shares similarity with TNP2-like proteins encoded by CACTA transposons. MGG 264:2-10. (pdf).
  • 30. L Ilag, R Yadav, N Huang, P.C. Ronald and F Ausubel. 2000. Isolation and characterization of disease resistance gene homologues from rice cultivar IR64.Gene. 255(2):245-55. (pdf).
  • 28. KS Century, M Adkisson, J Morlan, R Lagman, R Tobias, K Schwartz, A Smith, J Love, P.C. Ronald and M Whalen. 1999. Developmental Control of Xa21 Resistance in Rice. Plant Journal. 20:231. (pdf).
  • 27. D Chen and P.C. Ronald. 1999. A Rapid Rice DNA Miniprep Method Suitable for AFLP and Other PCR Applications. Plant Molecular Biology Reporter. 17:1, 53 – 57. (pdf).
  • 26. E Van der Knaap, WY Song, M Sauter, DL Ruan, P.C. Ronald, H Kende. 1999. Expression of a Gibberellin-Induced Leucine-Rich-Repeat Receptor-Like Protein Kinase in Deepwater Rice and its Interaction with Kinase-Associated Protein Phosphatase. Plant Phys. 120: 559-569. (pdf).
  • 25. D Chen, M dela Vina, T Inukai, DJ Mackill, P.C. Ronald and RJ Nelson. 1998. Molecular mapping of the blast resistance gene, Pi44(t), derived from a durably resistant rice cultivar. TAG, 98:1046-1053. (pdf).
  • 24. F Dong, JT Miller, SA Jackson, GL Wang, P.C. Ronald, and J Jiang. 1998. Rice (Oryza sativa) Centromeric Regions Consist of Complex DNA. PNAS 95:8135-8140. (pdf).
  • 23. WY Song, LY Pi and P.C. Ronald. 1998. Identification and characterization of 14 transposable-like elements in the noncoding regions of the rice Xa21 disease resistance gene family members. MGG 258:449-456. (pdf).
  • 22. K Tang, P Tinjuangjun, Y Xuu, X Sun, M Ye, J Gatehouse, P.C. Ronald, H Qi, X Lu, P Christou, and A Kohli. 1998. Particle bombardment-mediated co-transformation of elite Chinese rice cultivars with genes conferring resistance to bacterial blight and spa-sucking insects. Planta 208:552-564. (pdf).
  • 21. GL Wang, DL Ruan, WY Song, S Sideris, L Chen, LY Pi, S Zhang, Z Zhang, C Fauquet, BS Gaut, MC Whalen and P.C. Ronald. 1998. Xa21D Encodes a Receptor-like Molecule with a Leucine-Rich Repeat Domain That Determines Race-Specific Recognition and Is Subject to Adaptive Evolution Plant Cell 10:765-779. (pdf).
  • 20. S Zhang, WY Song, L Chen, DL Ruan, N Taylor, P.C. Ronald, R Beachy, and C Fauquet. 1998. Transgenic elite Indica rice varieties, resistant to rice bacterial blight. Molecular Breeding 4:551-558. (pdf).
  • 19. A Frijters, Z Wang, M Van Damme, GL Wang, P.C. Ronald, and R Michelmore. 1997. Construction of a BAC library containing large EcoRI and HindIII genomic fragments of lettuce. TAG. 94:390-395. (pdf).
  • 17. CE Williams, S Yanagihara, S McCouch, D Mackill, and P.C. Ronald. 1997. Predicting Success of Indica/Japonica Crosses in Rice, Based on a PCR Marker for the S-5n Allele at a Hybrid-Sterility Locus. Crop Science, 37: 1910-1912. (pdf).
  • 16. T Bureau, P.C. Ronald, S Wessler. 1996. A computer-based systematic survey reveals the predominance of small inverted-repeat elements in wild-type rice genes. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 93:8524-8529. (pdf).
  • 15. G-L Wang, WY Song, R Ruan, S Sideris, P.C. Ronald. 1996. The cloned gene Xa21 confers resistance to multiple Xoo isolates in transgenic rice. MPMI 9:850-855. (pdf).
  • 14. G-L Wang, R Warren, R Innes, B Osborne, B Baker, P.C. Ronald. 1996. Construction of an Arabidopsis BAC Library and Isolation of Clones Hybridizing with Disease-Resistance, Gene-Like Sequences. Plant Molec. Biol. Rep. 14:107-114. (pdf).
  • 13. CE Williams, B Wang, TE Holsten, J Scambray, F da Silva, and P.C. Ronald. 1996. Markers for selection of the rice Xa21 disease resistance gene. TAG, 93:1119-1122. (pdf).
  • 12. G-L Wang, TE Holsten, W-Y Song, HP Wang and P.C. Ronald. 1995. Construction of a rice bacterial artificial chromosome library and identification of clones linked to a disease resistance locus. The Plant Journal, 7:101-109. (pdf).
  • 9. MLP Abenes, RE Tabien, SR McCouch, R Ikeda, P Ronald, GS Khush, N Huang. 1994. Orientation and integration of the classical and molecular genetic maps of chromosome 11 in rice. Euphytica, 76:81-87. (pdf).
  • 8. M Causse, T Fulton, Y Cho, N Ahn, J Chunwongse, K Wu, J Xiao, Z Yu, P.C. Ronald, S Harrington, G Second, S McCouch, and SD Tanksley. 1994. Saturated molecular map of the rice genome based on an interspecific backcross population. Genetics, 138:1251-1274. (pdf).
  • 7. C Williams and P.C. Ronald. 1994. PCR template-DNA isolated quickly from monocot and dicot leaves without tissue homogenization. Nucl. Acids Res. 22:1917-1918. (pdf).
  • 6. P.C. Ronald, F Carland, J Salmeron, B Staskawicz. 1992. Cloned avirulence gene avrPto induces disease resistance on Pto tomato cultivars. J. Bacteriol. 174:1604-1611. (pdf).
  • 5. P.C. Ronald, B Albano, R Tabien, L Abenes, K Wu, S McCouch, S Tanksley. 1992. Genetic and physical analysis of the rice bacterial blight resistance locus, Xa21. Mol. Gen.Genet. 236:113-120. (pdf).
  • 3. P.C. Ronald, B.C. Staskawicz. 1988. The avirulence gene avrBs1 from Xanthomonas campestris pv. vesicatoria encodes a 50 kD protein. MPMI 1:191-198. (pdf). See?
  • 2. R Sederoff, P.C. Ronald, P Bedinger, C Rivin, V Walbot, M Bland, CS Levings. 1986. Maize mitochondrial plasmid S-1 sequences share homology with chloroplast gene psbA. Genetics 113:469-482. (pdf).
  • 1. P.C. Ronald, K Soderhall. 1985. Phenylalanine ammonia lyase and peroxidase activity in mycorrhizal and nonmycorrhizal short roots of Scots pine, Pinus sylvestris L. New Phytol. 101:487-494. (pdf).    

Other Reviews, perspectives, book chapters, research notes:

Ronald. 2011. Introducing Issues With Opposing Viewpoints: Genetic Engineering. Gale, Cengage Learning.

Jung KH and P.C. Ronald 2010. Transcriptional Profiling Analyses using Rice Oligonucleotide Microarrays. In Methods in Molecular Biology: Rice Protocols/ Ed., Y Yang

P.C. Ronald. 2006. Methods in Molecular Biology/Molecular Medicine vol 354: Plant-Pathogen Interactions Methods and Protocols. Edited by P.C. Ronald . Humana Press, Inc. Totowa, NJ.

Lee SW and P.C. Ronald. 2006. Marker exchange Mutagenesis and Complementation strategies for the Gram-negative bacteria Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae . From Methods in Molecular Biology/Molecular Medicine vol 354: Plant-Pathogen Interactions Methods and Protocols. Edited by P.C. Ronald . Humana Press, Inc. Totowa, NJ. Pages 11-18.

JS Jeon and P.C. Ronald. Use of nipponbare BAC clones for physical mapping of an R gene locus in rice. From Methods in Molecular Biology/Molecular Medicine vol 354: Plant-Pathogen Interactions Methods and Protocols. Edited by P.C. Ronald . Humana Press, Inc. Totowa, NJ. Pages 45-56.

MS Chern, Richter Todd, and P.C. Ronald. 2006. Yeast two hybrid approaches to dissecting the plant defense response. From Methods in Molecular Biology/Molecular Medicine vol 354: Plant-Pathogen Interactions Methods and Protocols. Edited by P.C. Ronald . Humana Press, Inc. Totowa, NJ. Pages 79-83.

P.C. Ronald, S Hake, and D Murch. 2004. Genetically Engineered, Organically Grown: A Third Way? Feature story, April Davis Coop Newsletter.

Ronald P and S. Strauss. 2003. Moving the debate on genetically engineered crops forward. ASPB newsletter 30:3

M Campbell, H Fitzgerald, and P.C. Ronald. 2002. Engineering disease resistance in plants. Transgenic Research. 11:599-613.

M Campbell, H Fitzgerald, and P.C. Ronald. 2002. Engineering pathogen resistance in crop plants. Handbook of Plant Biotechnology. Edited by Christou and Klee. DOI: 10.1002/0470869143.kc019

TE Richter, and P.C. Ronald. 2000. The Evolution of Plant Disease Resistance Genes. B. Gaut and J. Doyle, editors, in Plant Mol. Biology "Molecular Evolution of Plants". 42: (1) 195-204.

D Chen, RJ Nelson, GL Wang, T Inukai, DJ Mackill, P.C. Ronald. 2000. Use of DNA Markers in introgression and isolation of genes associated with durable resistance to rice blast. In DNA-Based Markers in Plants, I.K. Vasil and R. Phillips, eds. Kluwer Academic Publishers.

M Chrispeels, L Holuigue, R Latorre, S Luan, A Orellana, H Oena-Cortes, N Raikhel, P.C. Ronald, A Trewavas. 1999. Signal transduction networks and the biology of plant cells. Biological Research, 32(1):35-60. Review.

D Chen, GL Wang, and P.C. Ronald. 1998. Location of the rice blast resistance locus Pi5 in Moroberekan by AFLP bulk segregant analysis. RGN 14:95-98.

P.C. Ronald. Genetic Resource Recognition Fund. 1998. AgBiotech News and Information 10 (1): 19N-21N. CAB International.

SR McCouch, P.C. Ronald, and MM Kyle. 1993. Contributions of biotechnology to crop improvement for sustainable agricultural systems. In Crop Improvement for sustainable agricultural systems. eds. M. B. Callaway and C. W. Francis. Nebraska Press.

P.C. Ronald, SD Tanksley. 1991. Genetic and physical mapping of the bacterial blight resistance gene Xa21. Rice Genetics Newsletter 8:142-143.