CZ.02.1.01/0.0/0.0/ 15_003/0000453


 Marília Horta Jung



Current research interests:

Genomic basis of aggressiveness and invasiveness of Phytophthora spp. and of susceptibility and resistance of tree species.

Detection and description of new Phytophthora spp. in Europe and other continents; assessment of their potential host ranges among European tree species.

Early detection of Phytophthora infection in forest woody plants by analysis of volatile organic compounds emission.

Potential biological activities of Phytophthora extracts.

Halophytophthora spp.: biodiversity, ecological roles and screening for high added-value compounds..


Key publications

Jung, T., Orlikowski, L., Henricot, B., Abad-Campos, P., Aday, A.G., Aguín Casal, O., Bakonyi, J.,Cacciola, S.O., Cech, T., Chavarriaga, D., Corcobado, T., Cravador, A., Decourcelle, T., Denton,G., Diamandis, S., Dogmus-Lehtijärvi, Franceschini, A., H.T., Ginetti, B., Glavendekić, M., Green,S., Hantula, J., Hartmann, G., Herrero, M., Ivic, D., Horta Jung, M., Lilja, A., Keca, N., Kramarets,V., Lyubenova, A., Machado, H., Magnano di San Lio, G., Mansilla Vázquez, P.J., Marçais, B.,Matsiakh, I., Milenkovic, I., Moricca, S., Nagy, Z. Á., Nechwatal, J., Olsson, C., Oszako, T., Pane,A., Paplomatas, E.J., Pintos Varela, C., Prospero, S., Rial Martínez, C., Rigling, D., Robin, C., Rytkönen, A., Sánchez, M.E., Sanz Ros, A.V., Scanu, B., Schlenzig, A., Schumacher, J., Slavov,S., Solla, A., Sousa, E., Stenlid, J., Talgø, V., Tomic, Z., Tsopelas, P., Vannini, A., Vettraino,A.M., Wenneker, M., Woodward, S. & Peréz-Sierra, A. (2016). Widespread Phytophthora infestations in European nurseries put forest, semi-natural and horticultural ecosystems at high risk of Phytophthora diseases. Forest Pathology, 46: 134–163.



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