Kevin Hockett

Affiliate Researcher
Titles and Affiliations
Assistant Professor and Lloyd Huck Early Career Professor, Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology

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Recent Publications

Prophylactic Application of Tailocins Prevents Infection by Pseudomonas syringae

Baltrus, D. A., Clark, M., Hockett, K. L., Mollico, M., Smith, C. & Weaver, S., Mar 2022, In: PHYTOPATHOLOGY. 112, 3, p. 561-566 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Aerosolized Hydrogen Peroxide Decontamination of N95 Respirators, with Fit-Testing and Viral Inactivation, Demonstrates Feasibility for Reuse during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Derr, T. H., James, M. A., Kuny, C. V., Patel, D. R., Kandel, P. P., Field, C., Beckman, M. D., Hockett, K. L., Bates, M. A., Sutton, T. C. & Szpara, M. L., Sep 2022, In: mSphere. 7, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

The plant host environment influences competitive interactions between bacterial pathogens

Ehau-Taumaunu, H. & Hockett, K. L., Oct 2022, In: Environmental Microbiology Reports. 14, 5, p. 785-794 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

First Report of Brown Spot on White Button Mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) Caused by Cedecea neteri in Iran

Hamidizade, M., Mohsen Taghavi, S., Mafakheri, H., Herschlag, R. A., Martins, S. J., Hockett, K. L., Bull, C. T. & Osdaghi, E., Apr 2022, In: Plant disease. 106, 4, p. 1291 1 p.

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Genome Mining Shows Ubiquitous Presence and Extensive Diversity of Toxin-Antitoxin Systems in Pseudomonas syringae

Kandel, P. P., Naumova, M., Fautt, C., Patel, R. R., Triplett, L. R. & Hockett, K. L., Jan 12 2022, In: Frontiers in Microbiology. 12, 815911.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Transcriptional Profiles of a Foliar Fungal Endophyte (Pestalotiopsis, Ascomycota) and Its Bacterial Symbiont (Luteibacter, Gammaproteobacteria) Reveal Sulfur Exchange and Growth Regulation during Early Phases of Symbiotic Interaction

Shaffer, J. P., Carter, M. E., Spraker, J. E., Clark, M., Smith, B. A., Hockett, K. L., Baltrus, D. A. & Elizabeth Arnold, A., Apr 2022, In: mSystems. 7, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Rapid niche shifts in bacteria following conditioning in novel soil environments

Yates, C. F., Trexler, R. V., Bonet, I., King, W. L., Hockett, K. L. & Bell, T., 2022, (Accepted/In press) In: Functional Ecology.

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Pseudomonas syringae pv. Phaseolicola uses distinct modes of stationary-phase persistence to survive bacteriocin and streptomycin treatments

Patel, R. R., Kandel, P. P., Traverso, E., Hockett, K. L. & Triplett, L. R., 2021, In: mBio. 12, 2, e00161-21.

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Bacterial brown pit, a new disease of edible mushrooms caused by mycetocola sp.

Hamidizade, M., Taghavi, S. M., Martins, S. J., Herschlag, R. A., Hockett, K. L., Bull, C. T. & Osdaghi, E., May 2020, In: Plant disease. 104, 5, p. 1445-1454 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Pseudomonas can survive tailocin killing via persistence-like and heterogenous resistance mechanisms

Kandel, P. P., Baltrus, D. A. & Hockett, K. L., Jul 1 2020, In: Journal of bacteriology. 202, 13, e00142-20.

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Comparing approaches for capturing bacterial assemblages associated with symptomatic (Bacterial Blotch) and asymptomatic mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) caps

Martins, S. J., Trexler, R. V., Vieira, F. R., Pecchia, J. A., Kandel, P. P., Hockett, K. L., Bell, T. H. & Bull, C. T., Feb 20 2020, In: Phytobiomes Journal. 4, 1, p. 90-99 10 p.

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Localized recombination drives diversification of killing spectra for phage-derived syringacins

Baltrus, D. A., Clark, M., Smith, C. & Hockett, K. L., Feb 1 2019, In: ISME Journal. 13, 2, p. 237-249 13 p.

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Factoring Ecological, Societal, and Economic Considerations into Inoculant Development

Bell, T. H., Kaminsky, L. M., Gugino, B. K., Carlson, J. E., Malik, R. J., Hockett, K. L. & Trexler, R. V., Jun 2019, In: Trends in Biotechnology. 37, 6, p. 572-573 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Manipulating Wild and Tamed Phytobiomes: Challenges and Opportunities

Bell, T. H., Hockett, K., Alcalá-Briseño, R. I., Barbercheck, M., Beattie, G. A., Bruns, M. A., Carlson, J., Chung, T., Collins, A., Emmett, B., Esker, P., Garrett, K., Glenna, L., Gugino, B. K., Jimenez Gasco, M. D. M., Kinkel, L., Kovac, J., Kowalski, K., Kuldau, G., Leveau, J., & 10 othersMichalska-Smith, M., Myrick, J., Peter, K., Salazar, M. V., Shade, A., Stopnisek, N., Tan, X., Welty, A., Wickings, K. & Yergeau, E., Mar 13 2019, In: Phytobiomes Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

The Inherent Conflicts in Developing Soil Microbial Inoculants

Kaminsky, L. M., Trexler, R. V., Malik, R. J., Hockett, K. L. & Bell, T. H., Feb 2019, In: Trends in Biotechnology. 37, 2, p. 140-151 12 p.

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