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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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James W Sims
Chemistry Research Unit
Research Chemist

Phone: (352) 374-5735
Fax: (352) 374-5707

1700 S.W. 23RD DR
GAINESVILLE, FL, 32608


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Ecdysteroid biosynthesis in varroa mites: identification of halloween genes from the biosynthetic pathway - (Abstract Only) - (19-Nov-14)
Role of plant elicitor peptides and phytoalexins in enhancing maize resistance to Aspergillus flavus infection - (Abstract Only) - (13-Aug-14)
Isolation and structural elucidation of acidic terpenoid phytoalexins in maize and their interactions with Aspergillus flavus - (Abstract Only) - (24-Jul-14)
Effects of elevated CO2 on maize defense against mycotoxigenic Fusarium verticillioides Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vaughan, M.M., Huffaker, A., Schmelz, E.A., Dafoe, N.J., Christensen, S.A., Sims, J.W., Martins, V.F., Swerbilow, J.C., Romero, M.I., Alborn, H.T., Allen Jr, L.H., Teal, P.E. 2014. Effects of elevated CO2 on maize defense against mycotoxigenic Fusarium verticillioides. Plant Cell and Environment. doi: 10.1111/pce.12337.
Biosynthesis, regulation and roles of monocot terpenoid phytoalexins - (Review Article) - (17-Jan-14)
Seed treatment with live or dead Fusarium verticillioides equivalently reduces the severity of subsequent stalk rot - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Martins, V.F., Vaughan, M.M., Huffaker, A., Schmelz, E.A., Christensen, S.A., Sims, J.W., Benda, N.D., Swerbilow, J.C., Alborn, H.T., Teal, P.E. 2013. Seed treatment with live or dead Fusarium verticillioides equivalently reduces the severity of subsequent stalk rot. Journal of Phytopathology. 1-4.
Maize pathogens suppress inducible phytoalexin production to thwart innate plant immunity - (Abstract Only) - (25-Jul-13)
Isolation and identificaton of novel terpenoid phytoalexins in maize - (Abstract Only) - (17-Jul-13)
First ever isolation of cytotoxic triterpenoid 2-hydroxydiplopterol from plant source Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tanveer, M., Ur-Rehman, H., Sims, J.W., Choudhary, M.I., Hamann, M.T. 2013. First ever isolation of cytotoxic triterpenoid 2-hydroxydiplopterol from plant source. Journal of Medicinal Plants Research. 7(27):2040-2042.
Maize kauralexins: insights into structure, function, and biosynthesis - (Abstract Only) - (05-Jun-13)
Complex marine natural products as potential epigenetic and production regulators of antibiotics from a marine Pseudomonas aeruginosa - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wang, B., Waters, A.L., Sims, J.W., Fullmer, A., Ellison, S., Hamann, M.T. 2013. Complex marine natural products as potential epigenetic and production regulators of antibiotics from a marine Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Microbial Ecology. 65:1068-1075.
Last Modified: 12/19/2014
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