Davis Lab Mint Publications and Presentations

Mansfield ME, Vining KJ, Townley MA, and Davis TM. 2010. Using confocal microscopy to study the infection of Mentha longifolia by a GFP strain of the verticillium wilt pathogen. Poster presented at American Phytopathological Society Annual Meeting, Aug 7-11, Charlotte, NC.

Vining K and Davis T. 2009. Isolation of a Ve homolog, mVe1, and its relationship to verticillium wilt resistance in Mentha longifolia (L.) Huds. MGG. 282(2):173-184.

Mansfield M, Davis TM, Vining KJ, and Townley M. 2008.Tracking the timeline of Verticillium infection of mint. University of New Hampshire Undergraduate Research Conference. April 26, 2008. Poster.

Vining, K.J., Q. Zhang, C. Smith and T. Davis. 2007. Resistance gene analogs and Verticillium resistance-like sequences from Mentha longifoli. Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science 132:541-550.

Vining, K.J
. and Davis, T.M. Oral presentation: Mending the machinery of disease resistance: gene identification in the mint model species Mentha longifolia. Mint Industry Research Council Annual Meeting, Las Vegas , Nevada , January 2007.

Vining, K.J.,
Zhang, Q., Smith, C., and Davis, T.M. Poster presentation: Gene identification in the mint model species Mentha longifolia. American Phytopathological Society. Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. July 2006.

Vining, K.J., Q. Zhang, C. Smith, A. Tucker and T. Davis. 2005. Mentha longifolia: a model species for mint genetic research. HortScience 40(5):1225-1229.

Vining, K.J.
and Davis, T.M. Poster presentation: Resistance gene analog (RGA) sequences from genomic and cDNA in Mentha longifolia. Plant & Animal Genome IX Conference, San Diego, California, January 2001.

Selected Mint Articles

Johnson, D.A., Zhang, H., and J.R. Alldredge. 2006. Spatial pattern of verticillium wilt in commercial mint fields. Plant Disease 90(6):789-797.

Bunsawat, J., N.E. Elliott, K.L. Hertweck, E. Sproles and L.A. Alice. 2004. Phylogenetics of Mentha (Lamiaceae): evidence from chloroplast DNA sequences. Systematic Botany. 29:959-964. Chambers, H.L. and K.E. Hummer. 1994. Chromosome counts in the Mentha collection at the USDA-ARS National Clonal Germplasm Repository. Taxon 43:423-432.

Ghoulami, S., A. Il Idrissi and F. Fkih-Tetouani. 2001. Phytochemical study of Mentha longifolia of Morocco . Fitoterapia 72(5):596-598.

Gobert, V., S. Moja, M. Colson and P. Taberlet. 2002. Hybridization in the section Mentha (Lamiaceae) inferred from AFLP markers. Am. J. Bot. 89:2017-2023.

Hyatt DC, Youn B, Zhao Y, Santhamma B, Coates RM, Croteau RB, Kang C. Structure of limonene synthase, a simple model for terpenoid cyclase catalysis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Mar 27;104(13):5360-5. Epub 2007 Mar 19.


Kokkini, S. and V.P. Papageorgiou. 1988. Constituents of essential oils from Mentha longifolia growing wild in Greece . Planta Med. 1:59-60.

Mimica-Dukic, N., B. Bozin, M. Sokovic, B. Mihajlovic and M. Matavulj. 2003. Antimicrobial and antioxidant activities of three Mentha species essential
oils. Planta Med. 69(5):413-419.

Mucciarelli M, Camusso W, Maffei M, Panicco P, Bicchi C. Volatile Terpenoids of Endophyte-free and Infected Peppermint (Mentha piperita L.): Chemical Partitioning of a Symbiosis. Microb Ecol. 2007 Mar 17; [Epub ahead of print]

Tucker, A.O. and H.E. Chambers. 2002. Mentha canadensis L. (Lamiaceae): a relict amphidiploid from the lower tertiary. Taxon 51:703-718.