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.



Prem P. Kandel, David A. Baltrus, Kevin L. HockettPseudomonas 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.