Loredana Barbarossa

Biological and molecular characterization of plant viruses and development of diagnostic tools. Molecular biology of Cucumber mosaic cucumovirus (CMV) and study of virus-satellite relationship. Development and evaluation of  RT-PCR methods and non-radioctive dot-blot hybridization assays for detection of plant viruses. Virus and virus-like diseases of Citrus. Molecular characterization and genetic variability analysis of Mediterranean Citrus Tristeza Virus isolates.

Publications

  • 2013 - Piccoli RNA interferenti, immunità ai patogeni e applicazioni biotecnologiche - Pantaleo, V. & Barbarossa, L. - Protezione delle colture, 11-19
  • 2010 - La Tristeza Degli Agrumi E I Rischi Per L’agrumicoltura In Italia. - Barbarossa L., Saponari M. - Protezione Delle Colture , volume 3(1) pag. 22-27
  • 2009 - Interlaboratory Evaluation Of Two Reverse-transcriptase Polymeric Chain Reaction-based Methods For Detection Of Four Fruit Tree Viruses - Massart S., Brostaux Y., Barbarossa L., Batle A., César V., Dutrecq O., Fonseca F., Guillem R., Komorowska B., Olmos A., Steyer S., Wetzel T., Kummert J., Jijakli M.h. - Annals Of Applied Biology (09988J0), volume 154 pag. 133-141
  • 2008 - Inter-laboratory Evaluation Of A Duplex Rt-pcr Method Using Crude Extracts For The Simultaneous Detection Of Prune Dwarf Virus And Prunus Necrotic Ringspot Virus - Massart S., Brostaux Y., Barbarossa L., César V., Cieslinska M., Dutrecq O., Fonseca F., Guillem R., Lavina A., Olmos A., Steyer S., Wetzel T., Kummert J., Jijakli M.h. - European Journal Of Plant Pathology (10845J0), volume 122 pag. 539-547
  • 2007 - Virus And Virus-like Diseases Of Citrus In Epirus. - Barbarossa L., Loconsole G., (1) Vovlas C. - Journal Of Plant Pathology (00077NN), volume 89 pag. 273-276
  • 2006 - Sensitive And Specific Digoxigenin-labeled Rna Probes For Routine Detection Of Citrus Tristeza Virus By Dot-blot Hybridization. - Barbarossa ,l. & Savino, V. - Journal Of Phytopathology (06559J0), volume 154 pag. 329-335
  • 2005 - Diagnosi Sierologica E Molecolare Del Virus Della Tristezza Degli Agrumi: Esperienze Pugliesi - Barbarossa L., Potere O., Castellano M., Savino, V. - Informatore Fitopatologico , volume 1 pag. 48-53
  • 2003 - Development Of A Dot-blot Hybridisation Assay For Detection Of Citrus Tristeza Virus. - Barbarossa L., Potere O., Savino V. - Journal Of Plant Pathology (00077NN), volume 85 pag. 305--