Pierce's Disease
Research Updates


What is Pierce's Disease?

Pierce's Disease is a bacterial infection, which is spread by bugs that feed on grapevines, particularly the "glassy winged sharpshooter." Grapevines that become infected with PD can quickly become sick and die.

glassy-winged sharpshooter

Author Detail

  • Name:
    Camargo, Luis
Published DateTitlePublicationAuthor List
February 01, 2003 Comparative analyses of the complete genome sequences of Pierces disease and citrus variegated chlorosis strains of Xylella fastidiosa Journal of bacteriology Sluys, Marie-Anne; Silva, Francisco; Miyaki, C.; Furlan, L.; Moon, D.; Ferro, M.; Monteiro-Vitorello, C.; Oliveira, M.; Machado, Marcos; Lemos, M.; Goldman, Maria; Goldman, Gustavo; Lemos, E.; Takita, M.; Silva, A.; Camargo, Luis;
January 01, 2002 Comparative genomic analysis of plant-associated bacteria Annual review of phytopathology Sluys, Marie-Anne; Kitajima, Joao; Setubal, Jo?o; Monteiro-Vitorello, C.; Oliveira, M.; Silva, A.; Camargo, Luis; Ferro, J.; Menck, C.; Simpson, A.;
April 01, 2004 Genome features of Leptospira interrogans serovar Copenhageni Brazilian journal of medical and biological research Sluys, Marie-Anne; Setubal, Jo?o; Monteiro-Vitorello, C.; Oliveira, M.; Camargo, Luis; Nascimento, Alto; Digiampietri, L.; Harstkeerl, R.; Haake, D.; Verjovski-Almeida, S.; Ho, P.; Marques, M.; Martins, Elza;
October 01, 2000 A genomic approach to the understanding of Xylella fastidiosa pathogenicity Current opinion in microbiology Goldman, Maria; Goldman, Gustavo; Camargo, Luis; Lambais, Marcio;
August 01, 2004 The genome sequence of the gram-positive sugarcane pathogen Leifsonia xyli subsp xyli Molecular plant-microbe interactions Sluys, Marie-Anne; Kitajima, Joao; Harakava, R.; Miyaki, C.; Furlan, L.; Monteiro-Vitorello, C.; Oliveira, M.; Takita, M.; Silva, A.; Camargo, Luis; Oliveira, J.; Amaral, A.; Carraro, Dirce; Wood, Derek; Truffi, D.; Camarotte, G.; Almei, N.;
May 23, 2002 Comparison of the genomes of two Xanthomonas pathogens with differing host specificities Nature Sluys, Marie-Anne; Furlan, L.; Monteiro-Vitorello, C.; Silva, A.; Camargo, Luis; Almeida, N.; Ferro, J.; Amaral, A.; Reinach, F.; Alves, L.; Farah, C.; Camarotte, G.; Quaggio, R.; Bertolini, M.; Cannavan, F.; Cardozo, J.; Chambergo, F.; Ci, L.;
July 13, 2000 The genome sequence of the plant pathogen Xylella fastidiosa Nature (london) Camargo, Luis; Bove, J.; Simpson, A.; Arruda, P.; Reinach, F.; Alves, L.; Camargo, AnaMaria; Abreu, F.; Acencio, M.; Alvarenga, R.; Araya, J.; Baia, G.; Baptista, C.; Barros, M.; Bonaccorsi, E.; Bordin, S.; Briones, M.; Bueno, M.; M., D.;