Savory EA, Adhikari BN, Hamilton JP, Vaillancourt B, Buell CR, et al. (2012) mRNA-Seq Analysis of the Pseudoperonospora cubensis Transcriptome During Cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.) Infection. PLoS ONE 7(4): e35796. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0035796

Adhikari BN, Savory EA, Vaillancourt B, Childs KL, Hamilton JP, et al. (2012) Expression Profiling of Cucumis sativus in Response to Infection by Pseudoperonospora cubensis. PLoS ONE 7(4): e34954. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0034954

Savory, E.A., Zou , C, Adhikari, B.N., Hamilton, J.P., Buell, C.R., Shiu, S.-H., and Day, B. (2012) Alternative Splicing of a Multi-Drug Transporter from Pseudoperonospora cubensis Generates an RXLR Effector Protein That Elicits a Rapid Cell Death.  PLoS ONE 7(4): e34701. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0034701.


Runge F., Telle S., Ploch S., Savory, E., Day B., Sharma R., and Thines, Marco. 2011. The inclusion of downy mildews in a multi-locus-dataset and its reanalysis reveals a high degree of paraphyly in Phytophthora. IMA Fungus 2: 163-171.

Henty JL, Bledsoe SW, Khurana P, Meagher RB, Day B, Blanchoin L, Staiger CJ. 2011. Arabidopsis actin depolymerizing factor4 modulates the stochastic dynamic behavior of actin filaments in the cortical array of epidermal cells. Plant Cell. 23(10):3711-3726.

Varbanova, M., Porter, K.J., Lu, F., Ralph, J., Hammerschmidt, R., Jones, A.D., and Day, B. (2011) Molecular and biochemical basis for stress-induced accumulation of free and bound p-coumaraldehyde in Cucumis sativus. Plant Physiology.  157: 1056-1066.

Knepper, C., Savory, E., and Day, B. (2011).  The role of NDR1 in pathogen perception and plant defense signaling.  Plant Signaling and Behavior 6(8): 1114-1116.

Day, B., Henty, J., Porter, K., and Staiger, C.  (2011).  The Pathogen-Actin Connection:  A Platform for Defense Signaling in Plants. Ann. Rev. Phyto. 49: in press. DOI: 10.1146/annurev-phyto-072910-095426.

Miles, T.D., Day, B., and Schilder, A.  (2011). Identification of differentially expressed genes in a resistant versus a susceptible blueberry cultivar after infection by Colletotrichum acutatum.  Mol. Plant Path.  12: 463-477.

Knepper, C., Savory, E., and Day, B.  (2011).  Arabidopsis NDR1 is an integrin-like protein with a role in nutrient stasis and plasma membrane-cell wall adhesion.  Plant Physiology 156: 286-300.

Tian, M., Win, J., Savory, E., Burkhardt, A., Held, M., Brandizzi, F., and Day, B.  (2011).  454 genome sequencing of Pseudoperonospora cubensis reveals effector proteins with a putative QXLR translocation motif.  Mol. Plant-Microbe Interact 24: 543-553.

Savory, E.A., Granke, L.L., Quesada-Ocampo, L.M., Varbanova, M., Hausbeck, M.K., and Day, B.  (2011).  The cucurbit downy mildew pathogen Pseudoperonospora cubensis.  Molecular Plant Pathology 12: 217-226.


Knepper, C., and Day, B. (2010).  From Perception to Activation:  The Molecular-Genetic and Biochemical Landscape of Disease Resistance Signaling in Plants.  The Arabidopsis Book. Rockville, MD: American Society of Plant Biologist.  doi: 10.1199/tab.0124.


Chinnapun, D., Tian, M., Day, B., and Churngchow, N. (2009).  Inhibition of a Hevea brasilensis protease by a Kazal-like serine protease inhibitor from Phytophthora palmivora.  Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology published online September 6, 2009.

Tian, M., Chaudry, F., Ruzicka, D.R., Meagher, R.B., Staiger, C.J., and Day, B.  (2009).  Arabidopsis actin depolymerizing factor AtADF4 mediates defense signal transduction triggered by the Pseudomonas syringae effector AvrPphB.  Plant Physiology 150: 815-824.

2006 & 2007

Day, B., and Graham, T. (2007). The plant host pathogen interface: cell wall and membrane dynamics of pathogen-induced responses.  Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1113:123-34.

Tian, M., and Day, B. (2006). Domain switching and host recognition. Mol. Micro. 61: 1091-1093.Domain switching and host recognition. Mol. Micro. 61: 1091-1093.