First report of Ug99 Wheat Stem Rust (Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici) in South Asia - GRRC lab report and recommendations – 28/03/2024 /

Mehran Patpour, Annemarie F. Justesen and Mogens S. Hovmøller In collaboration with Dave Hodson (CIMMYT), Suraj Baidya (organization), Dhruba Thapa (organization)

More recent Publications from GRRC

Recombination in the wheat stem rust pathogen mediated by an indigenous barberry species in Spain

Rodriguez-Algaba, J., Villegas, D., Cantero-Martinex, C., Patpour, M., Berlin, A., Hovmøller, M. S., Jin, Y. & Justesen, A. F., 15 jan. 2024, I: Frontiers in Plant Science. 14, 132246, 1322406.

Global dispersal and diversity of rust fungi in the context of plant health

Hovmøller, M. S., Thach, T. & Justesen, A. F., feb. 2023, I: Current Opinion in Microbiology. 71, 6 s., 102243.

GRRC 2022 report of stem and yellow rust genotyping and race analyses

Hovmøller, M. S., Patpour, M., Rodriguez-Algaba, J., Thach, T., Sørensen, C. K., Justesen, A. F. & Hansen, J. G., maj 2023, GRRC - Global Rust Reference Center. 11 s.

Stem rust on barberry species in Europe: Host specificities and genetic diversity

Rodriguez-Algaba, J., Hovmøller, M. S., Schulz, P., Hansen, J. G., Lezáun, J. A., Joaquim, J., Randazzo, B., Czembor, P., Zemeca, L., Slikova, S., Hanzalová, A., Holdgate, S., Wilderspin, S., Mascher, F., Suffert, F., Leconte, M., Flath, K. & Justesen, A. F., sep. 2022, I: Frontiers in Genetics. 13, 988031.

Wheat Stem Rust Back in Europe: Diversity, Prevalence and Impact on Host Resistance

Patpour, M., Hovmøller, M. S., Rodriguez-Algaba, J., Randazzo, B., Villegas, D., Shamanin, V. P., Berlin, A., Flath, K., Czembor, P., Hanzalova, A., Slikova, S., Skolotneva, E. S., Jin, Y., Szabo, L., Meyer, K. J. G., Valade, R., Thach, T., Hansen, J. G. & Justesen, A. F., jun. 2022, I: Frontiers in Plant Science. 13, 17 s., 882440.

Temporal and spatial variability of fungal structures and host responses in an incompatible Rust-Wheat interaction / Sørensen, Chris K.; Labouriau, Rodrigo; Hovmøller, Mogens S.I: Frontiers in Plant Science, vol 8, 484, 

Assessment of Aggressiveness of Puccinia striiformis on Wheat / Sørensen, Chris Khadgi; Thach, Tine; Hovmøller, Mogens Støvring. Wheat Rust Diseases: Methods and Protocols. red. / Sambasivam Periyannan. Springer, 2017. s. 41-48.  Contribution to Book / anthology

Genetic diversity within and among aecia of the wheat rust fungus Puccinia striiformis on the alternate host Berberis vulgaris / Rodriguez Algaba, Julian; Sørensen, Chris Khadgi; Labouriau, Rodrigo; Justesen, Annemarie Fejer; Hovmøller, Mogens Støvring. I: Fungal Biology, Bind 121, Nr. 6-7, 2017, s. 541-549.

Race Typing of Puccinia striiformis on Wheat / Hovmøller, Mogens Støvring; Rodriguez Algaba, Julian; Thach, Tine; Sørensen, Chris Khadgi. Wheat Rust Diseases: Methods and Protocols. red. / Sambasivam Periyannan. Springer, 2017. p. 29-40. Contribution to Book / anthology

First Report of Virulence to Sr25 in Race TKTTF of Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici Causing Stem Rust on Wheat / Patpour, Mehran; Hovmøller, Mogens Støvring; Hodson, D.

In: Plant Disease, vol 101, No. 9, 09.2017, p. 1678-1678.

Yellow Rust Epidemics Worldwide Were Caused by Pathogen Races from Divergent Genetic Lineages. / Ali, Sajid; Rodriguez Algaba, Julian; Thach, Tine; Sørensen, Chris K.; Hansen, Jens G.; Lassen, Poul; Nazari, Kumarse; Hodson, David P.; Justesen, Annemarie Fejer; Hovmøller, Mogens S.

In: Frontiers in Plant Science, vol 8, 1057, 06.2017.

doi: 10.3389/fpls.2017.01057

Emergence of virulence to SrTmp in the Ug99 race group of wheat stem rust, Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici, in Africa. / Patpour, M.; Hovmøller, M. S.; Justesen, A. F.; Newcomb, M.; Olivera, P.; Jin, Y.; Szabo, J.; Hodson, D.; Shahin, A. A.; Wanyera, R.; Habarurema, I.; Wobibi, S.

In: Plant Disease, 2016 February 2016, Volume 100, Number 2 Page 522.


Worldwide population structure of the wheat rust fungus Puccinia striiformis in the past. / Thach, Tine; Ali, Sajid; de Vallavieille-Pope, C; Justesen, Annemarie Fejer; Hovmøller, Mogens Støvring.

In: Fungal Genetics and Biology, Vol. 87, 2016, p. 1-8.

Doi: 10.1016/j.fgb.2015.12.014

Evaluation of Spray and Point Inoculation Methods for the Phenotyping of Puccinia striiformis on Wheat / Chris K. Sørensen, Tine Thach, and Mogens S. Hovmøller

In: Plant Disease, June 2016, Volume 100, Number 6, Pages 1064-1070

doi: 10.1094/PDIS-12-15-1477-RE

Replacement of the European wheat yellow rust population by new races from centre of diversity in the near-Himalayan region. / Hovmøller, Mogens Støvring; Walter, Stephanie; Bayles, Rosemary A; Hubbard, Amelia; Flath, K; Sommerfeldt, N; Leconte, M; Czembor, P; Rodriguez Algaba, Julian; Thach, Tine; Hansen, Jens Grønbech; Lassen, Poul; Justesen, Annemarie Fejer; Ali, Sajid; de Vallavielle-Pope, C.

In: Plant Pathology, Vol. 65, No. 3, April 2016, p. 402-411.

doi: 10.1111/ppa.12433

Molecular markers for tracking the origin and worldwide distribution of invasive strains of Puccinia striiformis / Walter, S., Ali, S., Kemen, E., Nazari, K., Bahri, B. A., Enjalbert, J., Hansen, J. G., Brown, J. K.M., Sicheritz-Pontén, T., Jones, J., de Vallavieille-Pope, C., Hovmøller, M. S. and Justesen, A. F. (2016).

In: Ecology &  Evolution March 2016.


Recovery and virulence phenotyping of the historic ‘Stubbs collection’ of the yellow rust fungus Puccinia striiformis from wheat / Thach, T., Ali, S., Justesen, A.F., Rodriguez-Algaba, J. and Hovmøller, M.S.

In: Annals of Applied Biology, (2015) 167: 314–326.

doi: 10.1111/aab.12227.

Sexual  structures and  recombination of the  wheat rust fungus Puccinia striiformis  on Berberis vulgaris /Julian Rodriguez-Algaba, Stephanie Walter, Chris K. Sørensen, Mogens S. Hovmøller, Annemarie F. Justesen

in: Fungal Genetics and Biology 70 (2014) 77–85

doi: 10.1016/j.fgb.2014.07.005

Origin, Migration Routes and Worldwide Population Genetic Structure of the Wheat Yellow Rust Pathogen Puccinia striiformis f.sp. tritici / Sajid Ali, Pierre Gladieux, Marc Leconte, Angelique Gautier,  Annemarie F. Justesen, Mogens  S. Hovmøller, Jerome Enjalbert, Claude de Vallavieille-Pope

In: PLoS Pathog 2014, 10(1): e1003903.

doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1003903

New races of Puccinia striiformis found in Europe reveal race-specificity of long-term effective adult plant resistance in wheat  / Chris K. Sørensen, Mogens S. Hovmøller, Marc Leconte, Françoise Dedryver, and Claude de Vallavieille-Pope

In: Phytopathology 2014 October 2014, Volume 104, Number 10, 1042-1051

doi: 10.1094/PHYTO-12-13-0337-R

Rust Fungi Forming Aecia on Berberis spp. in Sweden / Berlin, A.; Kyaschenko, J.; Justesen, A. F.; and Yuen, J.

In: Plant Dis. 2013, 97:1281-1287

doi: 10.1094 / PDIS-10-12-0989-RE

Diversity of Puccinia striiformis on Cereals and Grasses / Hovmøller Mogens S; Sørensen, Chris K.;
Walter, Stephanie and Justesen, Annemarie F.

In: Annu. Rev. Phytopathol. 2011.49:197-217

doi: 10.1146/annurev-phyto-072910-095230

The increased risk of global wheat rust pandemics: putting yellow rust into perspective / Hovmøller, Mogens Støvring.

In: Fungal Diseases: An Emerging Threat to Human, Animal, and Plant Health: Workshop Summary. red. / Leigh Anne Olsen; Eileen R.Choffnes; David A.Relman ; LesliePray. The National Academies Press, 2011. s. 252-263.

Escalating Threat of Wheat Rusts / Hovmøller, Mogens Støvring; Walter, Stephanie; Justesen, Annemarie Fejer.

In: Science, Vol. 329, Nr. 5990, 2010, s. 369.

doi: 10.1126/science.1194925

Evidence for Increased Aggressiveness in a Recent Widespread Strain of Puccinia striiformis f. sp. tritici Causing Stripe Rust of Wheat / Milus, Eugene A ; Kristensen, Kristian; Hovmøller, Mogens S.

In: Phytopathology, Vol. 99, No. 1, 2009, p. 89-94.


Sources of seedling and adult plant resistance to Puccinia striiformis f.sp. tritici in European wheats./ Hovmøller, Mogens Støvring.

In: Plant Breeding, Vol. 126, No. 3, 2007, p. 225-233.

doi: 10.1111/j.1439-0523.2007.01369.x

Rapid global spread of two aggressive strains of a wheat rust fungus. / Hovmøller, Mogens S ; Yahyaoui, Amor H ; Milus, Eugene A ; Justesen, Annemarie F.

In: Molecular Ecology, Vol. 17, No. 17, 2008, p. 3818-3826.

doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2008.03886.x

Application of pathogen surveys, disease nurseries and varietal resistance characteristics in an IPM approach for the control of wheat yellow rust. / Hovmøller, Mogens S ; Henriksen, Karen E.

In: European Journal of Plant Pathology, Vol. 121, No 3, 2008, p. 377-385.

doi: 10.1007/s10658-008-9303-4

Tracking the Wheat Rust Pathogen /  Hodson, DP, Hansen, JG, Lassen P, Alemayehu Y, Arista J, Sonder K, Kosina P, Moncada P, Nazari K, Park RF, Pretorius ZA, Szabo LJ, Fetch T & Jin Y

In: Proceedings from BGRI technical meeting, Beijing, 2012, p. 11-22