Carolee Bull

Director of the Microbiome Center; Professor of Plant Pathology; Bacterial Systematics Head, Department of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology

Carolee Bull

Research Summary

Bacterial systematics, epidemiology, and population biology of bacterial plant pathogens and biological control agents to develop alternatives to synthetic chemicals for plant disease management

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Genome Pseudomonas Genes Pseudomonas Syringae Bacteriophages Leaf Spot Genomics Pathogens Taxonomy Pathovars Lettuce Bacteria Multilocus Sequence Typing Phylogeny Epidemiology Quantitative Trait Loci History Gene Xanthomonas Campestris Xanthomonas Virulence Dna Sequence Analysis Cultivars Bulls

Most Recent Papers

Identification of <i>Pseudomonas</i> Isolates Associated With Bacterial Canker of Stone Fruit Trees in the Western Cape, South Africa.

K Bophela, Y Petersen, Carolee Bull, T Coutinho, 2020, Plant disease on p. PDIS05191102RE

Transfer of <i>Xanthomonas campestris</i> pv. <i>arecae</i> and <i>X. campestris</i> pv. <i>musacearum</i> to <i>X. vasicola</i> (Vauterin) as <i>X. vasicola</i> pv. <i>arecae</i> comb. nov. and <i>X. vasicola</i> pv. <i>musacearum</i> comb. nov. and Description of <i>X. vasicola</i> pv. <i>vasculorum</i> pv. nov.

D Studholme, E Wicker, S Abrare, A Aspin, A Bogdanove, K Broders, Z Dubrow, M Grant, J Jones, G Karamura, J Lang, J Leach, G Mahuku, G Nakato, T Coutinho, J Smith, Carolee Bull, 2020, Phytopathology on p. PHYTO03190098LE

The emergence of microbiome centres.

Martiny JBH, K Whiteson, Bohannan BJM, L David, N Hynson, M McFall-Ngai, J Rawls, T Schmidt, Z Abdo, M Blaser, S Bordenstein, C Bréchot, Carolee Bull, P Dorrestein, J Eisen, F Garcia-Pichel, J Gilbert, K Hofmockel, M Holtz, R Knight, D Mark Welch, D McDonald, B Methé, N Mouncey, N Mueller, C Pfister, L Proctor, J Sachs, 2020, Nature microbiology on p. 2-3

Genetic analysis of resistance to bacterial leaf spot in the heirloom lettuce cultivar Reine des Glaces

Germán V. Sandoya, Brigitte Maisonneuve, Maria Jose Truco, Carolee T. Bull, Ivan Simko, Mark Trent, Ryan J. Hayes, Richard W. Michelmore, 2019, Molecular Breeding

100 Years Since Tolaas: Bacterial Blotch of Mushrooms in the 21st Century

Ebrahim Osdaghi, Samuel Martins, Laura Ramos-Sepulveda, Fabricio Vieira, John Pecchia, David Beyer, Terrence Bell, Yinong Yang, Kevin Hockett, Carolee Bull, 2019, PLANT DISEASE on p. 2714-2732

Request for revision of the statutes of the international committee on systematics of prokaryotes

William B. Whitman, Carolee Theresa Bull, Hans Jürgen Busse, Pierre Edouard Fournier, Aharon Oren, Stefano Ventura, 2019, International journal of systematic and evolutionary microbiology on p. 584-593

Bacterial Brown Pit, a New Disease of Edible Mushrooms Caused by Mycetocola sp.

Mozhde Hamidizade, S. Taghavi, Samuel Martins, Rachel Herschlag, Kevin Hockett, Carolee Bull, Ebrahim Osdaghi, 2019, Plant Disease on p. PDIS-10-19-2176

Inference of convergent gene acquisition among Pseudomonas syringae strains isolated from watermelon, cantaloupe, and squash

Eric A. Newberry, Mohamed Ebrahim, Sujan Timilsina, Nevena Zlatković, Aleksa Obradović, Carolee T. Bull, Erica M. Goss, Jose C. Huguet-Tapia, Mathews L. Paret, Jeffrey B. Jones, Neha Potnis, 2019, Frontiers in Microbiology

Genome-based evolutionary history of Pseudomonas spp

Cedar Hesse, Frederik Schulz, Carolee Theresa Bull, Brenda T. Shaffer, Qing Yan, Nicole Shapiro, Karl A. Hassan, Neha Varghese, Liam D.H. Elbourne, Ian T. Paulsen, Nikos Kyrpides, Tanja Woyke, Joyce E. Loper, 2018, Environmental microbiology on p. 2142-2159

Genetic diversity and virulence of wheat and barley strains of xanthomonas translucens from the upper midwestern United States

Rebecca D. Curland, Liangliang Gao, Carolee Theresa Bull, Boris A. Vinatzer, Ruth Dill-Macky, Leon Van Eck, Carol A. Ishimaru, 2018, PHYTOPATHOLOGY on p. 443-453

Most-Cited Papers

PAMDB, a multilocus sequence typing and analysis database and website for plant-associated microbes

Nalvo F. Almeida, Yan Shuangchun, Cai Rongman, Christopher R. Clarke, Cindy E. Morris, Norman W. Schaads, Erin L. Schuenzel, George H. Lacy, S. Xiaoan, Jeffrey B. Jones, Jose A. Castillo, Carolee T. Bull, Scotland Leman, David S. Guttman, Joao C. Setubal, Boris A. Vinatzer, 2010, PHYTOPATHOLOGY on p. 208-215

Multilocus sequence typing of Pseudomonas syringae sensu lato confirms previously described genomospecies and permits rapid identification of P. syringae pv. coriandricola and P. syringae pv. apii causing bacterial leaf spot on parsley

Carolee T. Bull, Christopher R. Clarke, Rongman Cai, Boris A. Vinatzer, Teresa M. Jardini, Steven T. Koike, 2011, PHYTOPATHOLOGY on p. 847-858

Pseudomonas cannabina pv. cannabina pv. nov., and Pseudomonas cannabina pv. alisalensis (Cintas Koike and Bull, 2000) comb. nov., are members of the emended species Pseudomonas cannabina (ex Šutič &amp; Dowson 1959) Gardan, Shafik, Belouin, Brosch, Grimont &amp; Grimont 1999

Carolee Theresa Bull, Charles Manceau, John Lydon, Hyesuk Kong, Boris A. Vinatzer, Marion Fischer-Le Saux, 2010, Systematic and Applied Microbiology on p. 105-115

Practical Benefits of Knowing the Enemy

Carolee Theresa Bull, Steven T. Koike, 2015, Annual Review of Phytopathology on p. 157-180

Comparative Genomics of Multiple Strains of Pseudomonas cannabina pv. alisalensis, a Potential Model Pathogen of Both Monocots and Dicots

Panagiotis F. Sarris, Emmanouil A. Trantas, David A. Baltrus, Carolee T. Bull, William Patrick Wechter, Shuangchun Yan, Filippos Ververidis, Nalvo F. Almeida, Corbin D. Jones, Jeffery L. Dangl, Nickolas J. Panopoulos, Boris A. Vinatzer, Dimitrios E. Goumas, 2013, PLoS One

Development of an engineered bioluminescent reporter phage for detection of bacterial blight of crucifers

David A. Schofield, Carolee T. Bull, Isael Rubio, W. Patrick Wechter, Caroline Westwater, Ian J. Molineux, 2012, Applied and environmental microbiology on p. 3592-3598

Angular leaf spot of cucurbits is associated with genetically diverse pseudomonas syringae strains

E. A. Newberry, T. M. Jardini, I. Rubio, P. D. Roberts, B. Babu, S. T. Koike, H. Bouzar, E. M. Goss, J. B. Jones, Carolee Theresa Bull, M. L. Paret, 2016, Plant disease on p. 1397-1404

Baby leaf lettuce germplasm enhancement

Ryan J. Hayes, Mark A. Trent, Beiquan Mou, Ivan Simko, Samantha J. Gebben, Carolee Theresa Bull, 2014, HortScience on p. 18-24

Genome-based evolutionary history of Pseudomonas spp

Cedar Hesse, Frederik Schulz, Carolee Theresa Bull, Brenda T. Shaffer, Qing Yan, Nicole Shapiro, Karl A. Hassan, Neha Varghese, Liam D.H. Elbourne, Ian T. Paulsen, Nikos Kyrpides, Tanja Woyke, Joyce E. Loper, 2018, Environmental microbiology on p. 2142-2159

"Light-tagged" bacteriophage as a diagnostic tool for the detection of phytopathogens

David A. Schofield, Carolee T. Bull, Isael Rubio, W. Patrick Wechter, Caroline Westwater, Ian J. Molineux, 2013, Bioengineered

News Articles Featuring Carolee Bull

Bull elected fellow of American Phytopathological Society

Carolee Bull, professor of systematic bacteriology and plant pathology in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences, has been elected as a fellow of the American Phytopathological Society, an honor given to members in recognition of distinguished contributions to the discipline of plant pathology.

Penn State Microbiome Center and GALT enter collaboration to advance research

The Penn State Microbiome Center and General Automation Lab Technologies (GALT) announced their collaboration to advance plant pathology, environmental microbiology and human gut microbiome studies.

Mysterious Chinese seed packets are showing up all over the US, and the government is warning people not to plant them

Dozens of US states have reported mysterious seeds showing up in packages from China and are warning citizens not to plant them because they could be an invasive species.

Agriculture officials issue warning on seed packages from China

Agriculture officials in Georgia and at least 12 other states issued warnings Monday about unsolicited seed packages arriving from China that may be an invasive plant species and harmful to livestock, according to reports.

27 States Issue Warnings About Seed Packets From China

State agriculture officials are urging residents not to plant the seeds, which were mailed in pouches featuring Chinese characters.