Kevin Hockett

Huck Early Career Chair; Assistant Professor of Microbial Ecology

Kevin Hockett

Research Summary

Biological Control, Biology and Ecology of Plant-Microbe and Plant-Environment Interactions, Microbial Ecology and Population Biology Faculty

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Pseudomonas Syringae Bacteria Bacteriocins Bacteriophages Genes Sulfur Ascomycota Pseudomonas Fungi Symbiosis Temperature Proteins Genomics Bacterium Genome Virulence Endophytes Gene Expression Ecology Strain Mushrooms Dilution Pseudomonas Fluorescens Agar Plasmids

Most Recent Papers

First Report of Brown Spot on White Button Mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) Caused by Cedecea neteri in Iran

Mozhde Hamidizade, S. Mohsen Taghavi, Hamzeh Mafakheri, Rachel A. Herschlag, Samuel J. Martins, Kevin L. Hockett, Carolee T. Bull, Ebrahim Osdaghi, 2022, Plant Disease on p. 1291

Transcriptional Profiles of a Foliar Fungal Endophyte (Pestalotiopsis, Ascomycota) and Its Bacterial Symbiont (Luteibacter, Gammaproteobacteria) Reveal Sulfur Exchange and Growth Regulation during Early Phases of Symbiotic Interaction

Justin P. Shaffer, Morgan E. Carter, Joseph E. Spraker, Meara Clark, Brian A. Smith, Kevin L. Hockett, David A. Baltrus, A. Elizabeth Arnold, 2022, mSystems

Prophylactic Application of Tailocins Prevents Infection by Pseudomonas syringae

David A. Baltrus, Meara Clark, Kevin L. Hockett, Madison Mollico, Caitlin Smith, Savannah Weaver, 2022, Phytopathology on p. 561-566

Genome Mining Shows Ubiquitous Presence and Extensive Diversity of Toxin-Antitoxin Systems in Pseudomonas syringae

Prem P. Kandel, Marina Naumova, Chad Fautt, Ravikumar R. Patel, Lindsay R. Triplett, Kevin L. Hockett, 2022, Frontiers in Microbiology

Prophylactic Application of Tailocins Prevents Infection by Pseudomonas syringae.

David Baltrus, Meara Clark, Kevin Hockett, Madison Mollico, Caitlin Smith, Savannah Weaver, 2021, Phytopathology

Pseudomonas syringae pv. Phaseolicola uses distinct modes of stationary-phase persistence to survive bacteriocin and streptomycin treatments

Ravikumar R. Patel, Prem P. Kandel, Eboni Traverso, Kevin L. Hockett, Lindsay R. Triplett, 2021, mBio

Not all Viruses are Bad: Controlling Mushroom Blotch Disease with Bacteriophages

Abdelmonim Ahmad, Kevin Hockett, C Bull, 2020, Mushroom News

Pseudomonas can survive tailocin killing via persistence-like and heterogenous resistance mechanisms

Prem P. Kandel, David A. Baltrus, Kevin L. Hockett, 2020, Journal of Bacteriology

Bacterial brown pit, a new disease of edible mushrooms caused by mycetocola sp.

Mozhde Hamidizade, S. Mohsen Taghavi, Samuel J. Martins, Rachel A. Herschlag, Kevin L. Hockett, Carolee T. Bull, Ebrahim Osdaghi, 2020, Plant Disease on p. 1445-1454

Comparing approaches for capturing bacterial assemblages associated with symptomatic (Bacterial Blotch) and asymptomatic mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) caps

Samuel J. Martins, Ryan V. Trexler, Fabricio R. Vieira, John A. Pecchia, Prem P. Kandel, Kevin L. Hockett, Terrence H. Bell, Carolee T. Bull, 2020, Phytobiomes Journal on p. 90-99

Most-Cited Papers

The Inherent Conflicts in Developing Soil Microbial Inoculants

Laura M. Kaminsky, Ryan V. Trexler, Rondy J. Malik, Kevin L. Hockett, Terrence H. Bell, 2019, Trends in Biotechnology on p. 140-151

Thermo-Regulation of Genes Mediating Motility and Plant Interactions in Pseudomonas syringae

Kevin L. Hockett, Adrien Y. Burch, Steven E. Lindow, 2013, PLoS One on p. 12

Use of the soft-agar overlay technique to screen for bacterially produced inhibitory compounds

Kevin L. Hockett, David A. Baltrus, 2017, Journal of Visualized Experiments

Independent co-option of a tailed bacteriophage into a killing complex in Pseudomonas

Kevin L. Hockett, Tanya Renner, David A. Baltrus, 2015, mBio on p. 11

Isolation of endohyphal bacteria from foliar Ascomycota and In Vitro establishment of their symbiotic associations

Kayla R. Arendt, Kevin L. Hockett, Sarah J. Araldi-Brondolo, David A. Baltrus, A. Elizabeth Arnold, 2016, Applied and Environmental Microbiology on p. 2943-2949

100 years since Tolaas

Ebrahim Osdaghi, Samuel J. Martins, Laura Ramos-Sepulveda, Fabrício Rocha Vieira, John A. Pecchia, David Meigs Beyer, Terrence H. Bell, Yinong Yang, Kevin L. Hockett, Carolee T. Bull, 2019, Plant Disease on p. 2714-2732

Pseudomonas syringae CC1557

Kevin L. Hockett, Marc T. Nishimura, Erick Karlsrud, Kevin Dougherty, David A. Baltrus, 2014, Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions on p. 923-932

PA506, a conjugative plasmid of the plant epiphyte Pseudomonas fluorescens A506

Virginia O. Stockwell, Edward W. Davis, Alyssa Carey, Brenda T. Shaffer, Dmitri V. Mavrodi, Karl A. Hassan, Kevin Hockett, Linda S. Thomashow, Ian T. Paulsen, Joyce E. Lopera, 2013, Applied and Environmental Microbiology on p. 5272-5282

Pseudomonas can survive tailocin killing via persistence-like and heterogenous resistance mechanisms

Prem P. Kandel, David A. Baltrus, Kevin L. Hockett, 2020, Journal of Bacteriology

Ecological genomics of pseudomonas syringae

David A. Baltrus, Tory A. Hendry, Kevin L. Hockett, 2014, on p. 59-77