Outputs of Promise I

Sorghum Field
© Jos Raaijmakers, NIOO-KNAW

Outputs of Promise I


  • Masteling R, Rybka D, Tessema T, De Boer W, Raaijmakers JM. Precursor-directed Striga suppression. PCT/NL2022/050447 – 28 July 2022


  • Masteling R, Lombard, L., De Boer W., Raaijmakers J.M., Dini-Andreote F. (2019) Harnessing the microbiome to control plant parasitic weeds. Current Opinion in Microbiology (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mib.2019.09.006
  • Getahun Mitiku BentiDominika RybkaP.J.A. Klein Gunnewiek, Taye Tessema, J.M. Raaijmakers, Desalegn Etalo. Molecular detection and quantification of the Striga seedbank in agricultural soils (2022). Weed Research (https://doi.org/10.1111/wre.12535)
  • Masteling R., Voorhoeve L., Ijselmuiden J., Dini-Andreote F, De Boer W., Raaijmakers JM (2020) DiSCount: computer vision for automated quatification of Striga seed germination. Plant Methods (https://doi.org/10.1186/s13007-020-00602-8)
  • Bouwmeester, H., C. Li, B. Thiombiano, M. Rahimi, L. Dong, 2021. Adaptation of the parasitic plant lifecycle: Germination is controlled by essential host signaling molecules, Plant Physiologyhttps://doi.org/10.1093/plphys/kiaa066
  • Kawa, D., Taylor, T., Thiombiano, B., Musa, Z., Vahldick, H.E., Walmsley, A., Bucksch, A., Bouwmeester, H., Brady, S.M., 2021. Characterization of growth and development of sorghum genotypes with differential susceptibility to Striga hermonthica. Journal of Experimental Botany 72, 7970-7983. DOI: 10.1093/jxb/erab380
  • Kawa D, Brady SM. Root cell types as an interface for biotic interactions. (2022) Trends in Plant Science. 27(11):1173-1186.
  • Wang, D., Pang, Z., Yu, H., Thiombiano, B., Walmsley, A., Yu, S., Zhang, Y., Wei, T., Liang, L., Wang, J., Wen, X., Bouwmeester, H.J., Yao, R., Xi, Z., 2022. Probing strigolactone perception mechanisms with rationally designed small-molecule agonists stimulating germination of root parasitic weeds. Nature Communications. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-022-31710-9
  • Masteling R., Garbeva P., De Boer W., Raaijmakers J.M., Dini-Andreote F. (2022) Eco-evolutionary dynamics in volatile mediated interactions. ISME Communicationshttps://doi.org/10.3389/fevo.2022.960198
  • Abera, S., Shimels, M., Tessema, T, Raaijmakers, J.M., Dini-Andreote , F. (2022) Back to the Roots: defining the core microbiome of Sorghum bicolor in agricultural field soils from the centre of origin. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, https://doi.org/10.1093/femsec/fiac136
  • Lombard L, van Doorn R, Groenewald JZ, Tessema T, Kuramae E, Etolo DW, Raaijmakers JM, Crous PW. 2022. Fusarium diversity in the Sorghum-Striga interaction in Ethiopia. Fungal Systematics and Evolutionhttps://doi.org/doi:10.3114/fuse.2022.10.08
  • Kawa D, Thiombiano B, Shimels M, Taylor TT, Walmsley A, Vahldick HE, Leite M, Musa Z, Bucksch AK, Dini-Andreote F, Chen A, Daksa J, Tessema T, Kuramae E, Raaijmakers JM, Bouwmeester H, Brady SM. The soil microbiome reduces Striga infection in sorghum by modulation of host-derived signaling molecules and root development. Cell Reports, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.celrep.2024.113971 
  • Etalo D., Dini-Andreote F., Rybka D., Tessema T., Raaijmakers J.M. Reciprocal interactions between the sorghum root microbiome and Striga hermonthica. In revision