|The cysteine rich necrotrophic effector SnTox1 produced by Stagonospora nodorum triggers susceptibility of wheat lines harboring Snn1|
Z Liu, Z Zhang, JD Faris, RP Oliver, R Syme, MC McDonald, ...
PLoS Pathogens 8 (1), e1002467, 2012
|SnTox3 acts in effector triggered susceptibility to induce disease on wheat carrying the Snn3 gene|
Z Liu, JD Faris, RP Oliver, KC Tan, PS Solomon, MC McDonald, ...
PLoS pathogens 5 (9), e1000581, 2009
|Comparative pathogenomics reveals horizontally acquired novel virulence genes in fungi infecting cereal hosts|
DM Gardiner, MC McDonald, L Covarelli, PS Solomon, AG Rusu, ...
PLoS pathogens 8 (9), e1002952, 2012
|The discovery of the virulence gene ToxA in the wheat and barley pathogen Bipolaris sorokiniana|
MC McDonald, D Ahren, S Simpfendorfer, A Milgate, PS Solomon
Molecular plant pathology 19 (2), 432-439, 2018
|Is Zymoseptoria tritici a hemibiotroph?|
A Sánchez-Vallet, MC McDonald, PS Solomon, BA McDonald
Fungal Genetics and Biology 79, 29-32, 2015
|Global diversity and distribution of three necrotrophic effectors in Phaeosphaeria nodorum and related species|
MC McDonald, RP Oliver, TL Friesen, PC Brunner, BA McDonald
New Phytologist 199 (1), 241-251, 2013
|Fungal phytopathogens encode functional homologues of plant rapid alkalinisation factor (RALF) peptides|
E Thynne, IML Saur, J Simbaqueba, HA Ogilvie, Y Gonzalez‐Cendales, ...
Molecular Plant Pathology, 2016
|Phylogenetic and population genetic analyses of Phaeosphaeria nodorum and its close relatives indicate cryptic species and an origin in the Fertile Crescent|
MC McDonald, M Razavi, TL Friesen, PC Brunner, BA McDonald
Fungal Genetics and Biology 49 (11), 882-895, 2012
|Recent advances in the Zymoseptoria tritici–wheat interaction: insights from pathogenomics|
MC McDonald, BA McDonald, PS Solomon
Frontiers in plant science 6, 102, 2015
|Phytopathogen emergence in the genomics era|
E Thynne, MC McDonald, P Solomon
Trends in Plant Science, 2015
|Utilizing gene tree variation to identify candidate effector genes in Zymoseptoria tritici|
MC McDonald, L McGinness, JK Hane, AH Williams, A Milgate, ...
G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics 6 (4), 779-791, 2016
|Just the surface: advances in the discovery and characterization of necrotrophic wheat effectors.|
MC McDonald, PS Solomon
Current opinion in microbiology 46, 14-18, 2018
|Rapid parallel evolution of azole fungicide resistance in Australian populations of the wheat pathogen Zymoseptoria tritici|
MC McDonald, M Renkin, M Spackman, B Orchard, D Croll, PS Solomon, ...
Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 85 (4), e01908-18, 2019
|Transposon-Mediated Horizontal Transfer of the Host-Specific Virulence Protein ToxA between Three Fungal Wheat Pathogens|
PSS Megan C. McDonald, Adam P. Taranto, Erin Hill, Benjamin Schwessinger ...
mBio 10 (5), e01515-19, 2019
|Re-classification of the causal agent of white grain disorder on wheat as three separate species of Eutiarosporella|
E Thynne, MC McDonald, M Evans, H Wallwork, S Neate, PS Solomon
Australasian Plant Pathology 44 (5), 527-539, 2015
|Genetic mapping of Stb19, a new resistance gene to Zymoseptoria tritici in wheat|
N Yang, MC McDonald, PS Solomon, AW Milgate
Theoretical and Applied Genetics 131 (12), 2765-2773, 2018
|Next-generation re-sequencing as a tool for rapid bioinformatic screening of presence and absence of genes and accessory chromosomes across isolates of Zymoseptoria tritici|
MC McDonald, AH Williams, A Milgate, JA Pattemore, PS Solomon, ...
Fungal Genetics and Biology 79, 71-75, 2015
|Acquisition and loss of secondary metabolites shaped the evolutionary path of three emerging phytopathogens of wheat|
E Thynne, OL Mead, YH Chooi, MC McDonald, PS Solomon
Genome biology and evolution 11 (3), 890-905, 2019
|Transition from heterothallism to homothallism is hypothesised to have facilitated speciation among emerging Botryosphaeriaceae wheat-pathogens|
E Thynne, MC McDonald, PS Solomon
Fungal Genetics and Biology 109, 36-45, 2017
|High quality DNA from Fungi for long read sequencing eg PacBio, Nanopore MinION V. 4|
B Schwessinger, M McDonald