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Kevin L Hockett, Steven E Lindow. FleN contributes to heterogeneous swimming at high temperatures in Pseudomonas syringae. bioRxiv.

Kevin L Hockett, Meara Clark, Stacey Scott, David A Baltrus. Conditionally redundant bacteriocin targeting by Pseudomonas syringae. bioRxiv.



Hanareia Ehau-TaumaunuKevin L. Hockett. Passaging phyllosphere microbial communities develop suppression towards bacterial speck disease in tomato. 2022. Phytobiomes Journal. 

Hanareia Ehau-TaumaunuKevin L. Hockett. The plant host environment influences competitive interactions between bacterial pathogens. 2022. Environmental Microbiology Reports. 

Prem P. Kandel, Marina Naumova, Chad Fautt, Ravikumar R. Patel, Lindsay R. Triplett, Kevin L. Hockett. Genome Mining Shows Ubiquitous Presence and Extensive Diversity of Toxin-Antitoxin Systems in Pseudomonas syringae. 2022. Frontiers in Microbiology. 


Ravikumar R. Patel, Prem P. Kandel, Eboni Traverso, Kevin L. Hockett, Lindsay R. Triplett. Pseudomonas syringae pv. phaseolicola Uses Distinct Modes of Stationary-Phase Persistence To Survive Bacteriocin and Streptomycin Treatments. 2021. mBio.


Prem P. Kandel, David A. Baltrus, Kevin L. Hockett. Pseudomonas Can Survive Tailocin Killing via Persistence-like and Heterogenous Resistance Mechanisms. 2020. Journal of Bacteriology.

Samuel J Martins, Ryan V Trexler, Fabricio R Vieira, John A Pecchia, Prem P Kandel, Kevin L Hockett, Terrence H Bell, Carolee T Bull. Comparing Approaches for Capturing Bacterial Assemblages Associated with Symptomatic (Bacterial Blotch) and Asymptomatic Mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) Caps. 2020. Phytobiomes Journal.


Mozhde Hamidizade, Seied M Taghavi, Samuel J Martins, Rachel A Herschlag, Kevin L Hockett, Carolee T Bull, Ebrahim Osdaghi. Bacterial Brown Pit, a New Disease of Edible Mushrooms Caused by Mycetocola sp. 2019. Plant Disease.

Ebrahim Osdaghi, Samuel J Martins, Laura Ramos-Sepulveda, Fabrício R Vieira, John A Pecchia, David M Beyer, Terrence H Bell, Yinong Yang, Kevin L Hockett, Carolee T Bull. 100 Years Since Tolaas: Bacterial Blotch of Mushrooms in the 21st Century. 2019. Plant Disease.

Terrence H Bell, Laura M Kaminsky, Beth K Gugino, John E Carlson, Rondy J Malik, Kevin L Hockett, Ryan V Trexler. Factoring Ecological, Societal, and Economic Considerations into Inoculant Development. 2019. Trends in biotechnology.

Laura M Kaminsky, Ryan V Trexler, Rondy J Malik, Kevin L Hockett, Terrence H Bell. The inherent conflicts in developing soil microbial inoculants. 2019. Trends in biotechnology.

Terrence H Bell, Kevin L Hockett, Ricardo I Alcalá-Briseño, Mary Barbercheck, Gwyn A Beattie, Mary Ann Bruns, John E Carlson, Taejung Chung, Alyssa Collins, Bryan Emmett, Paul Esker, Karen A Garrett, Leland Glenna, Beth K Gugino, María del Mar Jiménez-Gasco, Linda Kinkel, Jasna Kovac, Kurt P Kowalski, Gretchen Kuldau, Johan HJ Leveau, Matthew J Michalska-Smith, Jessica Myrick, Kari Peter, Maria Fernanda Vivanco Salazar, Ashley Shade, Nejc Stopnisek, Xiaoqing Tan, Amy T Welty, Kyle Wickings, Etienne Yergeau. Manipulating wild and tamed phytobiomes: Challenges and opportunities. 2019. Phytobiomes Journal.


David A Baltrus, Meara Clark, Caitlin Smith, Kevin L Hockett. Localized recombination drives diversification of killing spectra for phage-derived syringacins. 2018. The ISME Journal.

Kevin L Hockett, David A Baltrus. Use of the soft-agar overlay technique to screen for bacterially produced inhibitory compounds. 2017. JoVE (Journal of Visualized Experiments).


Kayla R Arendt, Kevin L Hockett, Sara J Araldi-Brondolo, David A Baltrus, A Elizabeth Arnold. Isolation of endohyphal bacteria from foliar Ascomycota and in vitro establishment of their symbiotic associations. 2016. Appl. Environ. Microbiol.


Kevin L Hockett, T Renner, David A Baltrus. Independent co-option of a tailed bacteriophage into a killing complex in Pseudomonas. 2015. mBio.


Kevin L Hockett, Marc T Nishimura, Erick Karlsrud, Kevin Dougherty, David A Baltrus. Pseudomonas syringae CC1557: A Highly Virulent Strain With an Unusually Small Type III Effector Repertoire That Includes a Novel Effector. 2014. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions.

Kevin L Hockett, Michael Ionescu, Steven E Lindow. Involvement of rppH in Thermoregulation in Pseudomonas syringae. 2014. Journal of Bacteriology.

David A Baltrus, Tory A Hendry, Kevin L Hockett. Ecological Genomics of Pseudomonas syringae. 2014. Genomics of plant-associated bacteria.


Virginia O Stockwell, Edward W Davis, Alyssa Carey, Brenda T Shaffer, Dmitri V Mavrodi, Karl A Hassan, Kevin L Hockett, Linda S Thomashow, Ian T Paulsen, Joyce E Loper. pA506, a conjugative plasmid of the plant epiphyte Pseudomonas fluorescens A506. 2013. Appl. Environ. Microbiol.

Kevin L Hockett, Adrien Y Burch, Steven E Lindow. Thermo-regulation of genes mediating motility and plant interactions in Pseudomonas syringae. 2013. PLoS ONE.


Virginia O Stockwell, Kevin L Hockett, Joyce E Loper. Role of RpoS in stress tolerance and environmental fitness of the phyllosphere bacterium Pseudomonas fluorescens strain 122. 2009. Phytopathology.

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