Sabrina Palmano

Molecular studies on host- pathogen interaction, with particular interest on proteomics and transcriptomics of phytoplasma- plant systems. Development of new detection methods for phytoplasmas. Nanotechnologies applied to phytopathology diagnosis.  Knowledge of molecular techniques for plant pathogen characterization.



  • 2013 - Novel aspects of grapevine response to phytoplasma infection investigated by a proteomic and phospho-proteomic approach with data integration into functional networks - Margaria, P., Abbà, S., Palmano, S. - BMC Genomics, 14:38
  • 2013 - Reverse Transcription-PCR for Phytoplasma Detection Utilizing Crude Sap Extractions - Margaria, P. & Palmano, S. - Phytoplasma Methods and Protocols , 283-289
  • 2013 - Hydrogen Peroxide Accumulation and Transcriptional Changes in Grapevines Recovered from Flavescence Dorée Disease - Gambino G., Boccacci P., Margaria P., Palmano S., Gribaudo I. - Phytopathology, 103:776-784
  • 2012 - Genome drafts of four phytoplasma strains of the ribosomal group 16SrIII - Saccardo F., Martini M., Palmano S., Ermacora P., Scortichini M., Loi N. & Firrao G. - Microbiology , 2805-2814
  • 2011 - Quantitation Of Grapevine Leafroll Associated Virus-1 And -3, Grapevine Virus A, Grapevine Fanleaf Virus And Grapevine Fleck Virus In Field-collected Vitis Vinifera L. ‘nebbiolo’ By Real-time Reverse Transcription-pcr - Pacifico D., Caciagli P., Palmano S., Mannini F. & Marzachi' C. - Journal Of Virological Methods (03232J0), volume 172 pag. 1-7
  • 2011 - Response Of The Vitis Vinifera L. Cv. ‘nebbiolo’ Proteome To Flavescence Dore´e Phytoplasma Infection - Margaria P. & Palmano S. - Proteomics (13608J0), volume 11 pag. 212-224
  • 2011 - On The Alleged Origin Of Geminiviruses From Extrachromosomal Dnas Of Phytoplasmas - Saccardo F.1, Cettul E.1, Palmano S., Noris E.& Firrao G.1 - Bmc Evolutionary Biology (00519NN), Publisher: 11185
  • 2010 - Cloning Of The Glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate Dehydrogenase Gene Of Flavescence Dorée Phytoplasma And Development Of Serological And Molecular Tools For Studying Its Expression. - Margaria P., Palmano S. & Turina M. - Journal Of Phytopathology (06559J0), volume 158 pag. 382-386
  • 2009 - Detection Of Flavescence Dore´ And Bois Noir Phytoplasmas, Grapevine Leafroll Associated Virus-1 And-3 And Grapevine Virus A From The Same Crude Extract By Reverse Transcription Real Time Taqman Assays. - Margaria, P., Turina, M., Palmano, S. - Plant Pathology (77264J0), volume 58 pag. 838-845
  • 2007 - Detection Of Flavescence Dorée Phytoplasma In Grapevine By Reverse-transcription Pcr - Margaria, P., (1)rosa, C., Marzachì, C., Turina, M., Palmano, S. - Plant Disease (01997J0), volume 91 pag. 1496-1501
  • 2006 - Characterization Of Four Viral Species Belonging To The Family Potyviridae Isolated From Ranunculus Asiaticus. - Turina, M., Ciuffo, M., Lenzi, R., Rostagno, L., Mela, L., Derin, E. Palmano, S. - Phytopathologische Zeitschrift-journal Of Phytopathology (77145J0), volume 96 pag. 560-566
  • 2003 - Characterization Of Curtobacterium Flaccumfaciens Pathovars By Aflp, Rep-pcr And Pulsed-field Gel Electrophoresis. - Guimaraes P.m., Smith J J., Palmano S., Saddler G S. - European Journal Of Plant Pathology (10845J0), volume 109 pag. 817-825