Adam J. Bogdanove

Professor
School of Integrative Plant Science, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Contact Information

334 Plant Science
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 255-7831

Adam J. Bogdanove

Professor
School of Integrative Plant Science, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Expertise

Molecular biology of pathogen–host interactions in plant disease; DNA targeting; genome editing

Current Research Interest

Mechanisms of bacterial plant pathogenesis and plant defense with a focus on crop disease caused by Xanthomonas species; transcription activator-like (TAL) effector proteins in plant–bacterial interactions and in biotechnology; genome editing for crop improvement

Distinction

University of Minnesota Stakman Award for Outstanding Achievement in Plant Pathology
American Phytopathological Society Noel T. Keen Award for Research Excellence in Molecular Plant Pathology
Cornell University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Outstanding Accomplishments in Research Award

Selected Publications

Carter, Morgan E., Matthew Helm, Antony V. E. Chapman, Emily Wan, Ana Maria Restrepo Sierra, Roger W. Innes, Adam J. Bogdonave, and Roger P. Wise.  “Convergent Evolution of Effector Protease Recognition by Arabidopsis and Barley.” Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions 32, no. 5 (2019): 550-565.

Bogdanove, Adam J., Andrew Bohm, Jeffrey C. Miller, Richard D. Morgan, and Barry L. Stoddard. “Engineering Altered Protein-DNA Recognition Specificity.” Nucleic Acids Research 46, no. 10 (2018): 4845-4871.

Cornell Research Website Articles

Genetic Editing with CRISPR

TAL Effectors, One of Nature's Puzzles