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Dr Dante Adorada

Dr Dante Adorada
Name Dante Adorada
Position Research Fellow (Summer Crop Pathology)
Section Institute for Life Sciences and the Environment (Research)
Office P22-111
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 1262
Extension 1262
Qualifications BScAg UPLB , MSc New Mexico SU , PhD Charles Sturt
Languages Filipino (accredited translator)

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Crop and Pasture Protection (Pests, Diseases and Weeds) ( 070308 )
  • Crop And Pasture Protection (incl. Pests ( 300409 )

Research interests
Disease resistance, diagnostics, mycology, bacteriology, rice breeding and plant pathology

Professional memberships
Australasian Plant Pathology Society
American Phytopathological Society
American Society for Microbiology
Crop Science Society of the Philippines
Philippine Phytopathological Society

USQ Research affiliations

  • Centre for Crop Health (CCH)

Research most recent
Purushotham, N., Jones, A., Poudel, B., Nasim, J., Adorada, D., Sparks, A. H., . . . Vaghefi, N. (2020). Draft Genome Resource for Macrophomina phaseolina associated with Charcoal Rot in Sorghum. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. doi:10.1094/mpmi-12-19-0356-a

Adorada, D. L. and A. Milgate (2016). Tapping into ancient sources of disease resistance to protect our modern barley cultivars - barley scald 2015. Southern NSW Research Results 2015. Crop Protection. NSW Australia, NSW Department of Industry: 171-173. au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0004/660496/Southern-NSW-research-results-2015.pdf

Milgate A, Adorada D, Chambers G, Terras MA (2016). "Occurrence of Winter Cereal Viruses in New South Wales, Australia, 2006 to 2014." Plant Disease 100(2): 313-317.

Research most notable
Purushotham, N., Jones, A., Poudel, B., Nasim, J., Adorada, D., Sparks, A. H., . . . Vaghefi, N. (2020). Draft Genome Resource for Macrophomina phaseolina associated with Charcoal Rot in Sorghum. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. doi:10.1094/mpmi-12-19-0356-a
Milgate A, Adorada D, Orchard B, Pattemore J (2016). "First Report of Resistance to DMI Fungicides in Australian Populations of the Wheat Pathogen Zymoseptoria tritici." Plant Disease: PDIS-06-15-0704-PDN.

Adorada DL, Stodart BJ, Pangga IB, Ash GJ (2015). "Implications of bacterial contaminated seed lots and endophytic colonization by Pseudomonas fuscovaginae on rice establishment." Plant Pathology 64(1): 43-50.

Adorada DL, Stodart BJ, Vera Cruz C, Gregorio G, Pangga IB, Ash GJ (2013). "Standardizing resistance screening to Pseudomonas fuscovaginae and evaluation of rice germplasm at seedling and adult plant growth stages." Euphytica 192(1): 1-16.

Adorada DL, Stodart BJ, Tpoi RP, Costa SS, Ash GJ (2013). "Bacteria associated with sheath browning and grain discoloration of rice in East Timor and implications for Australia’s biosecurity." Australasian Plant Disease Notes 8(1): 43-47.

Milgate A, Ovenden B, Adorada D, Lisle C, Lacy J, Coombes N (2015). Genetic improvement of triticale for irrigated systems in south-eastern Australia: a study of genotype and genotype x environment interactions. Crop & Pasture Science 66: 782-792.

Sissons M, Ovenden B, Adorada D, Milgate A. (2014). Durum wheat quality in high-input irrigation systems in south-eastern Australia. Crop & Pasture Science 65: 411-422.

Publications in ePrints

Kiss, Levente and Vaghefi, Niloofar and Bransgrove, Kaylene and Dearnaley, John D. W. and Takamatsu, Susumu and Tan, Yu Pei and Marston, Craig and Liu, Shu-Yan and Jin, Dan-Ni and Adorada, Dante L.ORCID: and Bailey, Jordan and Cabrera de Alvarez, Maria Graciela and Daly, Andrew and Dirchwolf, Pamela Maia and Jones, Lynne and Nguyen, Thuan Dat and Edwards, Jacqueline and Ho, Wellcome and Kelly, Lisa and Mintoff, Sharl J. L. and Morrison, Jennifer and Nemeth, Mark Z. and Perkins, Sandy and Shivas, Roger G. and Smith, Reannon and Stuart, Kara and Southwell, Ronald and Turaganivalu, Unaisi and Vaczy, Kalman Zoltan and Blommestein, Annie Van and Wright, Dominie and Young, Anthony and Braun, Uwe (2020) Australia: A Continent Without Native Powdery Mildews? The First Comprehensive Catalog Indicates Recent Introductions and Multiple Host Range Expansion Events, and Leads to the Re-discovery of Salmonomyces as a New Lineage of the Erysiphales. Frontiers in Microbiology, 11:1571. pp. 1-31. ISSN 1664-302X

Purushotham, Neeraj and Jones, Ashley and Poudel, Barsha and Nasim, Jamila and Adorada, DanteORCID: and Sparks, AdamORCID: and Schwessinger, Benjamin and Vaghefi, Niloofar (2020) Draft genome resource for Macrophomina phaseolina associated with charcoal rot in sorghum. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions, 33 (5):MPMI-12-19-0356-A. pp. 724-726. ISSN 0894-0282

Vaghefi, Niloofar and Adorada, DanteORCID: and Adorada, Encarnacion and Kelly, Lisa and Young, Anthony and Sparks, AdamORCID: (2019) Characterising the genotypic diversity of Curtobacterium flaccumfaciens pv. Flaccumfaciens, the cause of tan spot on mungbean. In: 2019 Australian Summer Grains Conference: Enduring Farm Profitability (ASCG 2019), 8-10 July, 2019, Gold Coast, Australia.

Adorada, Dante ORCID: and Adorada, Encarnacion and Gonzales, Precila and Sparks, AdamORCID: (2019) Comparison of measurement methods for determining Macrophomina phaseolina isolate aggressiveness. In: 22nd Biennial Australasian Plant Pathology Society Conference (APPS 2019): Strong Foundations, Future Innovations, 25-28 Nov, 2019, Melbourne, Australia.

Adorada, Dante ORCID: (2019) Fungicide resistance research in Queensland. In: 2019 Grains Research and Development Corporation Grains Research Update, 25-26 Feb, 2019, Perth, Australia.

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Crop and Pasture Protection (Pests, Diseases and Weeds) ( 070308 )