Publications by authors named "Gert H J Kema"

58 Publications

Editorial: Fusarium Wilt of Banana, a Recurring Threat to Global Banana Production.

Front Plant Sci 2020 11;11:628888. Epub 2021 Jan 11.

Soil Geography and Landscape Group, Wageningen University, Wageningen, Netherlands.

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January 2021

Genetic mapping of Fusarium wilt resistance in a wild banana Musa acuminata ssp. malaccensis accession.

Theor Appl Genet 2020 Dec 12;133(12):3409-3418. Epub 2020 Sep 12.

Laboratory of Phytopathology, Wageningen University and Research, P.O. Box 16, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands.

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December 2020

Variable genome evolution in fungi after transposon-mediated amplification of a housekeeping gene.

Mob DNA 2019 27;10:37. Epub 2019 Aug 27.

5U.S. Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS), Crop Production and Pest Control Research Unit, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN USA.

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August 2019

An Improved Phenotyping Protocol for Panama Disease in Banana.

Front Plant Sci 2019 6;10:1006. Epub 2019 Aug 6.

Laboratory of Phytopathology, Wageningen University and Research, Wageningen, Netherlands.

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August 2019

Targeted and random genetic modification of the black Sigatoka pathogen Pseudocercospora fijiensis by Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated transformation.

J Microbiol Methods 2018 05 12;148:127-137. Epub 2018 Apr 12.

Wageningen University and Research, Wageningen Plant Research, PO Box 16, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands; Wageningen University and Research, Laboratory of Phytopathology, PO Box 16, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands. Electronic address:

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May 2018

The ZtVf1 transcription factor regulates development and virulence in the foliar wheat pathogen Zymoseptoria tritici.

Fungal Genet Biol 2017 12 12;109:26-35. Epub 2017 Oct 12.

Laboratory of Phytopathology, Wageningen University and Research, 6700AA Wageningen, The Netherlands; Wageningen University and Research, Wageningen Plant Research, P.O. Box 16, 6700AA Wageningen, The Netherlands.

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December 2017

Karyotype Variability in Plant-Pathogenic Fungi.

Annu Rev Phytopathol 2017 08;55:483-503

Wageningen Plant Research, Wageningen University and Research, 6700AA Wageningen, The Netherlands; email:

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August 2017

Worse Comes to Worst: Bananas and Panama Disease--When Plant and Pathogen Clones Meet.

PLoS Pathog 2015 19;11(11):e1005197. Epub 2015 Nov 19.

Wageningen University and Research Center, Wageningen, The Netherlands.

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April 2016

Impact of diseases on export and smallholder production of banana.

Annu Rev Phytopathol 2015 20;53:269-88. Epub 2015 May 20.

University of Florida, Homestead, Florida 33031; email:

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May 2016

Effector discovery in the fungal wheat pathogen Zymoseptoria tritici.

Mol Plant Pathol 2015 Dec 28;16(9):931-45. Epub 2015 Apr 28.

Wageningen University and Research Centre, Plant Research International, Droevendaalsesteeg 1, 6708, PB, Wageningen, The Netherlands.

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December 2015

Molecular characterization and functional analyses of ZtWor1, a transcriptional regulator of the fungal wheat pathogen Zymoseptoria tritici.

Mol Plant Pathol 2014 May 17;15(4):394-405. Epub 2013 Dec 17.

Plant Science Group, Plant Research International BV, Wageningen University, Droevendaalsesteeg 1, 06708 PB, Wageningen, The Netherlands; Department of Plant Protection, College of Agriculture, University of Tehran, Plant Pathology Building, Karaj, Iran.

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May 2014

Pathogens: Appeal for funds to fight banana blight.

Nature 2013 Dec;504(7479):218

Bioversity International, Rome, Italy.

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December 2013

Positive selection and intragenic recombination contribute to high allelic diversity in effector genes of Mycosphaerella fijiensis, causal agent of the black leaf streak disease of banana.

Mol Plant Pathol 2014 Jun 16;15(5):447-60. Epub 2013 Dec 16.

Department of Plant Pathology, University of California Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA, 95616-8751, USA; Laboratory of Phytopathology, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Droevendaalsesteeg 1, Wageningen, 6708PB, the Netherlands; Centre for BioSystems Genomics, PO Box 98, Wageningen, 6700 AB, the Netherlands.

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June 2014

Triazole fungicides and the selection of resistance to medical triazoles in the opportunistic mould Aspergillus fumigatus.

Pest Manag Sci 2013 Feb 29;69(2):165-70. Epub 2012 Oct 29.

Department of Medical Microbiology and Nijmegen Institute for Infection, Inflammation and Immunity (N4i), Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.

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February 2013

[Azole resistance in Aspergillus fumigatus in the Netherlands--increase due to environmental fungicides?].

Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 2012 ;156(25):A4458

Universitair Medisch Centrum St Radboud, afd. Medische Microbiologie, Nijmegen, the Netherlands.

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September 2012

Karyotyping methods for fungi.

Methods Mol Biol 2012 ;835:591-602

Seed and Plant Improvement Institute, Karaj, Iran.

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April 2012

New broad-spectrum resistance to septoria tritici blotch derived from synthetic hexaploid wheat.

Theor Appl Genet 2012 Jan 13;124(1):125-42. Epub 2011 Sep 13.

Plant Research International, Biointeractions and Plant Health, P.O. Box 16, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands.

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January 2012