A Elizabeth Arnold

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arizona
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetic relationships, host affinity, and geographic structure of boreal and arctic endophytes from three major plant lineages
    K Lindsay Higgins
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 42:543-55. 2007
  2. pmc Endohyphal bacterium enhances production of indole-3-acetic Acid by a foliar fungal endophyte
    Michele T Hoffman
    School of Plant Sciences, The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e73132. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Diversity and host range of foliar fungal endophytes: are tropical leaves biodiversity hotspots?
    A Elizabeth Arnold
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Ecology 88:541-9. 2007
  4. doi request reprint A phylogenetic estimation of trophic transition networks for ascomycetous fungi: are lichens cradles of symbiotrophic fungal diversification?
    A Elizabeth Arnold
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Syst Biol 58:283-97. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Diversity and phylogenetic affinities of foliar fungal endophytes in loblolly pine inferred by culturing and environmental PCR
    A Elizabeth Arnold
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Mycologia 99:185-206. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Geographic locality and host identity shape fungal endophyte communities in cupressaceous trees
    Michele T Hoffman
    Division of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, Department of Plant Sciences, 1140 East South Campus Drive, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Mycol Res 112:331-44. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Community analysis reveals close affinities between endophytic and endolichenic fungi in mosses and lichens
    Jana M U'ren
    Division of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, School of Plant Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Microb Ecol 60:340-53. 2010
  8. pmc Diverse bacteria inhabit living hyphae of phylogenetically diverse fungal endophytes
    Michele T Hoffman
    Division of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, School of Plant Sciences, University of Arizona, 1140 E South Campus Drive, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:4063-75. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Diversity and evolutionary origins of fungi associated with seeds of a neotropical pioneer tree: a case study for analysing fungal environmental samples
    Jana M U'ren
    Division of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, Department of Plant Sciences, 303 Forbes Building, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Mycol Res 113:432-49. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Sesquiterpene quinones and related metabolites from Phyllosticta spinarum, a fungal strain endophytic in Platycladus orientalis of the Sonoran Desert
    E M Kithsiri Wijeratne
    SW Center for Natural Products Research and Commercialization, Office of Arid Lands Studies, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona, 250 E Valencia Road, Tucson, Arizona 85706 6800, USA
    J Nat Prod 71:218-22. 2008

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetic relationships, host affinity, and geographic structure of boreal and arctic endophytes from three major plant lineages
    K Lindsay Higgins
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 42:543-55. 2007
    ..Together, these data demonstrate greater than expected diversity of endophytes at high-latitude sites and provide a framework for assessing the evolution of these poorly known but ubiquitous symbionts of living plants...
  2. pmc Endohyphal bacterium enhances production of indole-3-acetic Acid by a foliar fungal endophyte
    Michele T Hoffman
    School of Plant Sciences, The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e73132. 2013
    ..Together these results speak to a facultative symbiosis between an endophyte and endohyphal bacterium that strongly influences IAA production, providing a new framework in which to explore endophyte-plant interactions. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint Diversity and host range of foliar fungal endophytes: are tropical leaves biodiversity hotspots?
    A Elizabeth Arnold
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Ecology 88:541-9. 2007
    ..The challenge remains to recover and identify those elusive and rarely cultured taxa with narrower host ranges, and to elucidate the ecological roles of these little-known symbionts in tropical forests...
  4. doi request reprint A phylogenetic estimation of trophic transition networks for ascomycetous fungi: are lichens cradles of symbiotrophic fungal diversification?
    A Elizabeth Arnold
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Syst Biol 58:283-97. 2009
    ..Ancestral state reconstruction; Ascomycota; Bayesian analysis; endolichenic fungi; fungal endophytes; lichens; pathogens; phylogeny; saprotrophy; symbiotrophy; trophic transition network.]...
  5. ncbi request reprint Diversity and phylogenetic affinities of foliar fungal endophytes in loblolly pine inferred by culturing and environmental PCR
    A Elizabeth Arnold
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Mycologia 99:185-206. 2007
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Geographic locality and host identity shape fungal endophyte communities in cupressaceous trees
    Michele T Hoffman
    Division of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, Department of Plant Sciences, 1140 East South Campus Drive, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Mycol Res 112:331-44. 2008
    ..Together, our data show that not only do the abundance, diversity, and taxonomic composition of endophyte communities differ as a function of host identity and locality, but that host affinities of those communities are variable as well...
  7. doi request reprint Community analysis reveals close affinities between endophytic and endolichenic fungi in mosses and lichens
    Jana M U'ren
    Division of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, School of Plant Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Microb Ecol 60:340-53. 2010
    ....
  8. pmc Diverse bacteria inhabit living hyphae of phylogenetically diverse fungal endophytes
    Michele T Hoffman
    Division of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, School of Plant Sciences, University of Arizona, 1140 E South Campus Drive, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:4063-75. 2010
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Diversity and evolutionary origins of fungi associated with seeds of a neotropical pioneer tree: a case study for analysing fungal environmental samples
    Jana M U'ren
    Division of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, Department of Plant Sciences, 303 Forbes Building, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Mycol Res 113:432-49. 2009
    ..Our study also elucidates the diversity, taxonomy, and ecology of an important group of plant-associated fungi and highlights some of the advantages and challenges inherent in the use of ITS data for environmental sampling of fungi...
  10. doi request reprint Sesquiterpene quinones and related metabolites from Phyllosticta spinarum, a fungal strain endophytic in Platycladus orientalis of the Sonoran Desert
    E M Kithsiri Wijeratne
    SW Center for Natural Products Research and Commercialization, Office of Arid Lands Studies, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona, 250 E Valencia Road, Tucson, Arizona 85706 6800, USA
    J Nat Prod 71:218-22. 2008
    ..When tested in a flow cytometry-based assay, tauranin induced apoptosis in PC-3M and NIH 3T3 cell lines...
  11. doi request reprint Host and geographic structure of endophytic and endolichenic fungi at a continental scale
    Jana M U'ren
    School of Plant Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Am J Bot 99:898-914. 2012
    ..However, previous sampling has not comprehensively evaluated the biotic, biogeographic, and abiotic factors that structure their communities...
  12. pmc Maximizing chemical diversity of fungal metabolites: biogenetically related Heptaketides of the endolichenic fungus Corynespora sp. (1)
    E M Kithsiri Wijeratne
    SW Center for Natural Products Research and Commercialization, Office of Arid Lands Studies, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona, 250 E Valencia Road, Tucson, AZ 85706 6800, USA
    J Nat Prod 73:1156-9. 2010
    ..The structures of all new compounds were determined by interpretation of their spectroscopic data and chemical interconversions...
  13. ncbi request reprint New insights into classification and evolution of the Lecanoromycetes (Pezizomycotina, Ascomycota) from phylogenetic analyses of three ribosomal RNA- and two protein-coding genes
    Jolanta Miadlikowska
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708 0338, USA
    Mycologia 98:1088-103. 2006
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Culturing and direct PCR suggest prevalent host generalism among diverse fungal endophytes of tropical forest grasses
    K Lindsay Higgins
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Mycologia 103:247-60. 2011
    ..Genotype and phylogenetic analyses suggest that these endophytic fungi are predominantly host generalists, shared not only among distinctive lineages of Poaceae but also with non-grass plants at the same site...
  15. doi request reprint Culture-free survey reveals diverse and distinctive fungal communities associated with developing figs (Ficus spp.) in Panama
    Ellen O Martinson
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Microb Ecol 64:1073-84. 2012
    ..In turn, changes in fungal communities during fig development and ripening suggest an unexplored role of yeasts in the context of the fig-pollinator wasp mutualism...
  16. doi request reprint Origin of pisatin demethylase (PDA) in the genus Fusarium
    Nicholas A Milani
    School of Plant Sciences, College of Agriculture, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Fungal Genet Biol 49:933-42. 2012
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Reconstructing the early evolution of Fungi using a six-gene phylogeny
    Timothy Y James
    Department of Biology, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708 0338, USA
    Nature 443:818-22. 2006
    ..The enigmatic microsporidia seem to be derived from an endoparasitic chytrid ancestor similar to Rozella allomycis, on the earliest diverging branch of the fungal phylogenetic tree...
  18. doi request reprint Moths that vector a plant pathogen also transport endophytic fungi and mycoparasitic antagonists
    Tracy S Feldman
    Biology Department, Duke University, Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708 0338, USA
    Microb Ecol 56:742-50. 2008
    ..In turn, the potential for insects to transmit plant pathogens as well as mycoparasites and endophytic fungi suggests complex interactions underlying a commonly observed grass-pathogen system...
  19. pmc Interkingdom gene transfer of a hybrid NPS/PKS from bacteria to filamentous Ascomycota
    Daniel P Lawrence
    School of Plant Sciences, The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e28231. 2011
    ....
  20. pmc Fungal endophytes limit pathogen damage in a tropical tree
    A Elizabeth Arnold
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:15649-54. 2003
    ..Together, these data demonstrate the capacity of diverse, horizontally transmitted endophytes of woody angiosperms to play an important but previously unappreciated role in host defense...
  21. ncbi request reprint Interannual variation and host affiliations of endophytic fungi associated with ferns at La Selva, Costa Rica
    Mariana Del Olmo-Ruiz
    School of Plant Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721
    Mycologia 106:8-21. 2014
    ..However, our data suggest higher phylogenetic richness and stronger host affinities in fern associated endophytes relative to those studied in angiosperms thus far. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint Diversity, abundance and community network structure in sporocarp-associated beetle communities of the central Appalachian Mountains
    Mary Jane Epps
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA
    Mycologia 102:785-802. 2010
    ..Host association data were used to examine the structure underlying sporocarp-beetle associations. Here we present the first evidence of nested community structure in the sporocarp-beetle interaction network...
  23. ncbi request reprint Heptaketides from Corynespora sp. inhabiting the cavern beard lichen, Usnea cavernosa: first report of metabolites of an endolichenic fungus
    Priyani A Paranagama
    SW Center for Natural Products Research and Commercialization, Office of Arid Lands Studies, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona, 250 E Valencia Road, Tucson, Arizona 85706 6800, USA
    J Nat Prod 70:1700-5. 2007
    ..Dehydroherbarin (5) inhibited migration of both cell lines at concentrations not toxic to these cell lines. This is the first report of metabolites from an endolichenic fungus...
  24. ncbi request reprint Diversity, host affinity, and distribution of seed-infecting fungi: a case study with Cecropia
    Rachel E Gallery
    Program in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
    Ecology 88:582-8. 2007
    ..These results reveal complex plant-fungal interactions in soil and provide a first indication of how seed survival in tropical forests may be affected by fungal community composition...
  25. ncbi request reprint A five-gene phylogeny of Pezizomycotina
    Joseph W Spatafora
    Department of Botany and Plant Pathology, Oregon State University, Corvallis 97331, USA
    Mycologia 98:1018-28. 2006
    ..Within Leotiomyceta, the supraclass clades of Leotiomycetes s.s. plus Sordariomycetes and Arthoniomycetes plus Dothideomycetes were resolved with moderate support...
  26. doi request reprint Fungal networks made of humans: UNITE, FESIN, and frontiers in fungal ecology
    Thomas D Bruns
    Plant and Microbial Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 97720 3102, USA
    New Phytol 177:586-8. 2008