Belcher, A, Zwonitzer, J, Santa Cruz, J, Krakowsky, M, Chung, C-L, Nelson, R, Arellano, C, Balint-Kurti, P. 2011. Analysis of quantitative disease resistance to Southern leaf blight and of multiple disease resistance in maize using near-isogenic lines.Theoretical and Applied Genetics: in press.
Chaikam, V, Negeri, A, Dhawan, D, Puchaka, B , Ji, J, Chintamanani, S, Gachomo, E, Zillmer, A, Doran, T, Weil, C, Balint-Kurti, P, Johal, G. 2011. Use of Mutant-Assisted Gene Identification and Characterization (MAGIC) to identify novel genetic loci that modify the maize hypersensitive response . Theoretical and Applied Genetics 123:985-97.
Kump, K, Bradbury, P, Buckler, E, Belcher, A, Oropeza-Rosas, M, Wisser, R, Zwonitzer, J, Kresovich, S, McMullen, M, Ware, D, Balint-Kurti, P, and Holland, J. 2011. Genome-wide association study of quantitative resistance to southern leaf blight in the maize nested association mapping population. Nature Genetics 43:163-168.Negeri, A , Coles, N, Holland, J, Balint-Kurti, P. 2011. Mapping QTL controlling southern leaf blight resistance by joint analysis of three related recombinant inbred line populations. Crop Science 51:1571-1579.
Wisser, R, Kolkman, J, Patzoldt, M, Holland, J, Yu, J, Krakowsky, M, Nelson, R, and Balint-Kurti, P. 2011.Multivariate analysis of resistances to three diseases in maize suggests a pleiotropic genetic basis and implicates a glutathione S-transferase as a multiple disease resistance gene. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 108:7339-7344.
Wisser, R, Balint-Kurti, P, Holland, J. 2011. A novel genetic framework for studying response to artificial selection. Plant Genetic Resources.Published Online DOI:10.1017/S1479262111000359.
Zhang, J, Martin, J, Balint-Kurti, P, Huang, L, Giroux, M. 2011. The wheat puroindoline genes confer fungal resistance in transgenic corn. Journal of Phytopathology 159:188-190.
Balint-Kurti PJ, Yang J, Van Esbroeck G, Jung J , Smith ME. 2010. Use of a maize advanced intercross line for mapping of QTL for Northern leaf blight resistance and multiple disease resistance. Crop Science 50: 458-466.Chintamanani, S, Hulbert, SH, Johal, GS, Balint-Kurti, P. 2010. Identification of a maize locus that modulates the hypersensitive defense response, using mutant-assisted gene Identification and characterization (MAGIC). Genetics 184:813-825.
Chung,C-L, Poland, J, Kump, K, Benson, J, Longfellow, J, Walsh, E, Balint-Kurti, P and Nelson, R. 2010. Targeted discovery of quantitative trait loci for resistance to northern leaf blight and other diseases of maize.Theoretical and Applied Genetics, Online First DOI: 10.1007/s00122-011-1585-9.
Chung C-L, Longfellow, J, Walsh, E, Kerdieh, Z, Van Esbroeck, G, Balint-Kurti, P, Nelson, R. 2010. Resistance loci affecting distinct stages of fungal pathogenesis: use of introgression lines for QTL mapping and characterization in the maize - Setosphaeria turcica pathosystem . BMC Plant Biology 10:103.
Kump, K, Holland, J, Jung, M, Wolters, P, Balint-Kurti, P. 2010. Joint analysis of near isogenic and recombinant inbred line populations yields precise positional estimates for QTL. Plant Genome 3:142–153.
Balint-Kurti, PJ and GS Johal. 2009. Maize Disease Resistance. In: Handbook of Maize: Its Biology, eds JL Bennetzen and SC Hake. Springer, pp 229-250.
Poland, J, Balint Kurti, PJ, Wisser, R, Pratt, R, Nelson, R. 2009. Shades of gray: The world of quantitative disease resistance. Trends in Plant Science. 4:21-29.
Zwonitzer, JC, Bubeck, DM, Bhattramakki, D, Goodman, MM, Arellano, C, Balint Kurti, PJ. 2009. Use of backcross recurrent selection and QTL mapping to identify loci contributing to southern leaf blight resistance in a highly resistant maize line. Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 118:911-925.
Balint-Kurti, PJ, JC Zwonitzer, ME Pe, G Pea, M Lee and AJ Cardinal. 2008. Identification of quantitative trait loci for resistance to southern leaf blight and days to anthesis in two maize recombinant inbred line populations. Phytopathology 98:315-320.
Balint-Kurti, P, RJ Wisser and J Zwonitzer. 2008. Use of the advanced intercross line population for precise mapping of quantitative trait loci for gray leaf spot resistance in maize. Crop Science 48:1696-1704.
Johal, GS, P Balint-Kurti and CF Weil. 2008. Mining and harnessing natural variation: a little MAGIC. Crop Science 48:2066-2073.
Williams, WP, Krakowsky, MD, Windham, GL, Balint-Kurti, PJ, Hawkins, LK, Henry, WB. 2008. Identifying maize germplasm with resistance to aflatoxin accumulation. Toxin Reviews. 27:319-345.
Balint-Kurti, PJ, JC Zwonitzer, RJ Wisser, ML Carson, M Oropeza-Rosas, JB Holland, and SJ Szalma. 2007. Precise mapping of quantitative trait loci for resistance to southern leaf blight, caused by Cochliobolus heterostrophusrace O, and flowering time using advanced intercross maize lines. Genetics 176:645-657.
Jines, M, P Balint-Kurti, LA Robertson-Hoyt, T Molnar, JB Holland and M Goodman. 2007. Mapping resistance to southern rust in a tropical by temperate maize recombinant inbred topcross population. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 114:659-667.
Gao, X, W-B Shim, C Göbel, S Kunze, I Feussner, R Meeley, P Balint-Kurti and M Kolomiets. 2007. Disruption of a maize 9-lipoxygenase results in increased resistance to fungal pathogens and reduced levels of contamination with mycotoxin fumonisin. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions 20:922-933.
Balint-Kurti, PJ, MD Krakowsky,MP Jines, LA Robertson, TL Molnár, MM Goodman and JB Holland. 2006. Identification of quantitative trait loci for resistance to Southern leaf blight and days to anthesis in a maize recombinant inbred line population. Phytopathology 96:1067-1071.
Balint-Kurti, PJ, M Blanco, M Millard, S Duvick , J Holland , M Clements, R Holley, M Carson and MM Goodman. 2006. Registration of 20 GEM breeding families adapted for the southern US. Crop Science 46:996-998.
Balint-Kurti, PJ and ML Carson. 2006. Analysis of quantitative trait loci for resistance to southern leaf blight in juvenile maize. Phytopathology 96:221-225.
Carson, ML, PJ Balint-Kurti, M Blanco, M Millard, S Duvick , R Holley, J Hudyncia and MM Goodman. 2006. Registration of nine high-yielding tropical by temperate maize germplasm lines adapted for the southern USA . Crop Science 46:1825-1826.
Robertson-Hoyt, LA, MP Jines, PJ Balint-Kurti, CE Kleinschmidt, DG White, GA Payne, CM Maragos, TL Molnar and JB Holland. 2006. QTL mapping for Fusarium ear rot and Fumonisin contamination resistance in two maize populations. Crop Science 46:1734-1743.
Wisser, RJ, PJ Balint-Kurti and RJ Nelson. 2006. The genetic architecture of disease resistance in maize: a synthesis of published studies. Phytopathology 96:120-129.
Balint-Kurti, PJ and ACL Churchill. 2004. Towards a molecular understanding of Mycosphaerella/banana interactions. IN: Banana Improvement: Cellular and Molecular Biology, and Induced Mutations (SM Jain, ed). Kluwer.
Brummell, DA, PJ Balint-Kurti, MH Harpster, JM Palys, PW Oeller and N Gutterson . 2003. Inverted repeat of a heterologous 3'-terminator for high efficiency, high-throughput gene silencing. Plant Journal 33:793-800.
Balint-Kurti, PJ, ACL Churchill and GD May G.D. 2001. Development of a transformation system for Mycosphaerella pathogens of banana: A tool for the study of host/pathogen interactions. FEMS Microbiology Letters 195:9-15.
Ganapathi TR, NS Higgs, PJ Balint-Kurti, CJ Arntzen, GD May and JM Van Eck. 2001. Agrobacterium-mediated transformation of embryogenic cell suspensions of the banana cultivar Rasthali (AAB). Plant Cell Reports 20:157-162.
Balint-Kurti PJ, SK Clendennen, M Dolezelová, M Valárik, J Dolezel, PR Beetham and GD May. 2000. Identification and chromosomal localization of the monkey retrotransposon in Musasp. Molecular and General Genetics 263:908-915.
Peumans, WJ, W Zhang, A Barre, CH Astoul, PJ Balint-Kurti, P Rovira, P Rougè, GD May, F Van Leuven, P Truffa-Bachi and EJM Van Damme. 2000. Fruit-specific lectins from banana and plantain. Planta 211:546-554.
Balint-Kurti, PJ, G Ginsburg, J Liu and AR Kimmel. 1998. Non-autonomous regulation of a graded, PKA-mediated transcriptional activation signal for cell patterning. Development 125:3947-3954.
Balint-Kurti, PJ, G Ginsburg, O Rivero-Lezcano and AR Kimmel. 1997. rZIP, a RING-leucine zipper protein that regulates cell fate determination during Dictyosteliumdevelopment. Development 124:1203-1213.
Thomas, CM, DA Jones, M Parniske, K Harrison, PJ Balint-Kurti, K Hatzixanthis and JDG Jones. 1997. Characterization of the tomato Cf-4 gene for resistance to Cladosporium fulvumidentifies sequences that determine recognitional specificity in Cf-4 and Cf-9. Plant Cell 9:2209-2224.
Balint-Kurti, PJ, DA Jones and JDG Jones. 1995. Integration of the classical and molecular maps of the short arm of tomato chromosome 1. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 90:17-26.
Balint-Kurti , PJ, MS Dixon, DA Jones, KA Norcott, JDG Jones. 1994. RFLP linkage analysis of the tomato Cf-4 and Cf-9 genes for resistance to Cladosporium fulvum. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 88:691-700.
Jones, DA, CM Thomas, KE Hammond-Kosack, PJ Balint-Kurti and JDG Jones. 1994. Isolation of the tomato Cf-9 gene for resistance to Cladosporium fulvumby transposon tagging. Science 266:789-793.
Jones, DA, MJ Dickinson, PJ Balint-Kurti, MS Dixon and JDG Jones. 1993. Two complex resistance loci revealed in tomato by classical and RFLP mapping of the Cf-2, Cf-4, Cf-5 and Cf-9 genes for resistance to Cladosporium fulvum. Molecular Plant Microbe Interactions 6: 348-357.