Miguel Montes Borrego

Biology, Epidemiology and Genetic Diversity of bacteria fungi and oomycetes. Integrated control of plant pathogens. Qualitative and quantitative molecular detection of plant pathogens. Natural soil suppressiveness to soilborne diseases.

MONTES-BORREGO, M., LANDA, B.B., NAVAS-CORTÉS, J. A., MUÑOZ-LEDESMA, F. J., & JIMÉNEZ-DÍAZ, R.M. 2009. A Role of oospores as primary inoculum for epidemics of downy mildew caused by Peronospora arborescens in opium poppy crops in Spain. Plant Pathology 58 ,1092- 1103

MONTES-BORREGO, M., MUÑOZ-LEDESMA, F. J., & JIMÉNEZ-DÍAZ, R.M., & LANDA, B.B. 2011. Real-Time PCR Quantification of Peronospora arborescens, the Opium Poppy Downy Mildew Pathogen, in Seed Stocks and Symptomless Infected Plants. Plant Disease 95, 143- 152

MONTES-BORREGO, M., NAVAS-CORTÉS,J.A., & LANDA B.B. 2013. Linking microbial functional diversity of olive rhizosphere soil to management systems in commercial orchards in Southern Spain. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 181, 169 – 178

MONTES-BORREGO M., METSIS M., LANDA B.B. 2014. Arbuscular mycorhizal fungi associated with the olive crop across the Andalusian landscape: Factors driving community differentiation . PLoS ONE 9(5): e96397. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0096397

VOGLMAYR, H., MONTES-BORREGO M., & LANDA B.B. 2014. Disentangling Peronospora on Papaver: phylogenetics, taxonomy, nomenclature and host range of downy mildew of opium poppy (Papaver somniferum) and related species. PLoS ONE 9(5): e96838. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0096838