Dr. Ute Albrecht


Dr. Albrecht's Peer-reviewed publications:

  • Bowman, K.D., McCollum G., Albrecht, U. (2016). Performance of 'Valencia' orange (Citrus sinensis [L.] Osbeck) on 17 rootstocks in a trial severely affected by Huanglongbing. Sc. Horticulturae, 201, 355-361
  • Hall, D.G., Albrecht, U., Bowman, K.D. (2016). Transmission rates of ‘Ca. Liberibacter asiaticus’ by Asian Citrus Psyllid are enhanced by the presence and developmental stage of citrus flush. J. Econ. Entomology, doi: 10.1093/jee/tow009.
  • Bowman, K.D. and Albrecht, U. (2015). Comparison of gene expression changes in susceptible, tolerant and resistant hosts in response to infection with Citrus tristeza virus and huanglongbing. IOCV, J. Citrus Pathology (2)1.
  • Albrecht, U., Hall, D.G., Bowman, K.D. (2014). Transmission efficiency of Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus and progression of huanglongbing disease in graft- and psyllid-inoculated citrus. HortScience 49 (3), 37-377.
  • Lu, H., Zhang, C., Albrecht, U., Shimizu, R., Wang, G., Bowman, K. (2013). Overexpression of a citrus NDR1 ortholog increases disease resistance in Arabidopsis. Front. Plant Sci. 4(157).
  • Zhao, H., Sun, R., Albrecht, U., Padmanabhan, C., Wang, A., Coffey, M.D., Girke, T., Wang, Z., Close, T.J., Rosse, M., Yokomi, R.K., Folimonova, S., Vidalakis, G., Rouse, R., Bowman, K.D., Hailing, J. (2013). Small RNA profiling reveals phosphorus deficiency as one of the major factors for the pathogenesis of citrus Huanglongbing (HLB) disease. Molecular Plant. 6(2), 301-10.
  • Martinelli, F., Reagan, R.L., Uratsu, S.L., Phu, M.L., Albrecht, U., Zhao, W., Davis, C.E., Bowman, K.D., Dandekar, A.M.(2013). Gene regulatory networks elucidating huanglongbing disease mechanisms. PLoS ONE 8(9): e74256. doi:10.1371/ journal. pone.0074256.
  • Albrecht, U. and Bowman, K.D. (2012). Tolerance of trifoliate citrus hybrids to Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus. Sc. Horticulturae 147, 71-80.
  • Martinelli, F., Uratsu, S., Albrecht, U., Reagan, R.L., Leicht, E., D’Souza, R., Bowman, K., Dandekar, A.M.(2012).Transcriptome profiling of citrus fruit in response to huanglongbing disease. PLoS ONE 7(5): e38039. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0038039.
  • Albrecht, U., McCollum, G., Bowman, K.D. (2012). Influence of rootstock variety on Huanglongbing disease development in field-grown sweet orange (Citrus sinensis [L.] Osbeck) trees. Sc. Horticulturae, 138, 210-220.
  • Albrecht, U. and Bowman, K.D. (2012).  Transcriptional response of susceptible and tolerant citrus to infection with Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus. Plant Sci., 185-186, 118-130.
  • Albrecht, U. and Bowman, K.D. (2011).  Tolerance of the trifoliate citrus hybrid US-897 (Citrus reticulata x Poncirus trifoliata) to huanglongbing. HortScience 46, 16-22.
  • McCollum, G., Stange, R., Albrecht, U., Bowman, K., Niedz, R., Stover, E., (2010). Development of a qPCR technique to screen for resistance to Asiatic citrus canker. Acta Horticulturae 892, 173-181.
  • Albrecht, U. and Bowman, K.D. (2009).  Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus and huanglongbing effects on citrus seeds and seedlings.  HortScience 44, 1967-1973.
  • Albrecht, U. and Bowman, K.D. (2008). Gene expression in Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck following infection with the bacterial pathogen Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus causing huanglongbing in Florida. Plant Science 175, 291-306.
  • Albrecht, U. and Bowman, K.D. (2007). Inducible proteins in citrus rootstocks with different tolerance towards the root rot pathogen Phytophthora palmivora. J. Phytopathology 155, 606-615.
  • Bowman, K.D., Albrecht, U., Graham, J.H., and Bright D.B. (2007). Detection of Phytophthora nicotianae and P. palmivora in citrus roots using PCR-RFLP in comparison with other methods. Europ. J. Plant Pathol. 119, 143-158.
  • Borowicz, V.A., Alessandro, R., Albrecht, U., and Mayer, R.T. (2005). Effects of nutrient supply and below-ground herbivory by Diaprepes abbreviatus L. (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) on citrus growth and mineral content. Appl. Soil Ecol. 28: 113-124.
  • Albrecht, U. and Bowman, K.D. (2004). Growth comparison of citrus rootstocks after artificial infection with Phytophthora. Proc. Fla. State Hort. Soc. 117: 156-160.
  • Borowicz, V.A., Albrecht, U. and Mayer, R.T. (2003): Effects of nutrient supply on citrus resistance to root herbivory by Diaprepes abbreviatus L. (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Environ. Entomol. 32: 1242-1250.     
  • Mayer, R.T., Inbar, M., McKenzie, C.L., Shatters, R., Borowicz, V.A., Albrecht, U., Powell, C.A., and Doostdar, H. (2002): Multitrophic interactions of the silverleaf whitefly, host plants, competing herbivores, and phytopathogens. Arch. Insect Biochem. Physiol., 51: 151-169.

Assistant Professor, Plant Physiologist