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:
    Bove, J.
Published DateTitlePublicationAuthor List
July 01, 2004 Candidcatus Phytoplasma, a taxon for the wall-less, non-helical prokaryotes that colonize plant phloem and insects International journal of systematic and evolutionary microbiology Kirkpatrick, Bruce; Firrao, G.; Bertaccini, A.; Boudon, E.; Daire, X.; Davis, R.; Fletcher, J.; Gibb, K.; Gundersen-Rindal, D.; Harrison, N.; Hiruki, C.; Jones, P.; Kuske, C.; Lee, I.; Marcone, C.; Namba, S.; Schneider, B.; Bove, J.; Liefting, L.; Garnier, Monique; Andersen, M.;
May 01, 2001 Stable transformation of the Xylella fastidiosa citrus variegated chlorosis strain with oriC plasmids Applied and environmental microbiology Bove, J.; Garnier, Monique; Monteiro, Patricia; Teixeira, D.; Palma, R.; Renaudin, J.;
August 01, 1999 A triply cloned strain of Xylella fastidiosa multiplies and induces symptoms of citrus variegated chlorosis in sweet orange Current microbiology Bove, J.; Garnier, Monique; Li, W.; Miranda, Vicente; Teixeira, D.; Zreik, L.; Fernandes, N.; Ayres, Antonio;
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.;
March 01, 2001 Catharanthus roseus, an experimental host plant for the citrus strain of Xylella fastidiosa Plant disease Bove, J.; Garnier, Monique; Monteiro, Patricia; Renaudin, J.; Ayres, Antonio; Jagoueix-Eveillard, S.;
December 01, 2002 Phloem-and xylem-restricted plant pathogenic bacteria Plant science (oxford) Bove, J.; Garnier, Monique;