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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
Email
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 )
  • Crop And Pasture Production ( 300400 )

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. http://www.dpi.nsw.gov. 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

Poudel, Barsha and Purushotham, Neeraj and Jones, Ashley and Nasim, Jamila and Adorada, Dante L.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5290-1781 and Sparks, Adam H.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0061-8359 and Schwessinger, Benjamin and Vaghefi, NiloofarORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0430-4856 (2022) The First Annotated Genome Assembly of Macrophomina tecta Associated with Charcoal Rot of Sorghum. Genome Biology and Evolution, 14 (6). pp. 1-7.

Adorada, Dante ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5290-1781 (2021) Final Report Project 39: Root Diseases of Sesame in Australia. Project Report. University of Southern Queensland , Australia. [Report]

Adorada, Dante L. ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5290-1781 (2021) Final Report: Soilborne Pathogens of Sesame. Project Report. University of Southern Queensland , Australia. [Report]

Poudel, Barsha and Shivas, Roger G.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7494-8716 and Adorada, Dante L.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5290-1781 and Barbetti, Martin J. and Bithell, Sean L. and Kelly, Lisa A. and Moore, Natalie and Sparks, Adam H.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0061-8359 and Tan, Yu Pei and Thomas, Geoff and van Leur, Joop and Vaghefi, NiloofarORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0430-4856 (2021) Hidden diversity of Macrophomina associated with broadacre and horticultural crops in Australia. European Journal of Plant Pathology, 161. pp. 1-23. ISSN 0929-1873

Kelly, Lisa and Owen, KirstyORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9663-8225 and Sharman, Murray and Vukovic, Peter and Adorada, Dante L.ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5290-1781 (2021) Summer crop disease breakthroughs. GroundCover (152). p. 14.

View full listing in ePrints

Research supervisor in the area of:

  • Crop and Pasture Protection (Pests, Diseases and Weeds) ( 070308 )
  • Crop And Pasture Protection (incl. Pests ( 300409 )
  • Crop And Pasture Production ( 300400 )