Dr Molly Dewey

Research Associate in Fungal Biology

Tel +44 (0) 1865 275811
Fax +44 (0) 1865 275074

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Publications (while at this department)

Grant-Downton, R.T, Terhem, R.B, Kapralov, M.V, Mehdi, S, Rodriguez-Enriquez, M.J, Gurr, S.J, Van, Kan J.A.L, Dewey, F.M. (2014) A novel Botrytis species is associated with a newly emergent foliar disease in cultivated Hemerocallis PLoS ONE. 9 (6):.
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0089272.

 

Dewey, F.M, Steel, C.C, Gurr, S.J. (2013) Lateral-flow devices to rapidly determine levels of stable botrytis antigens in table and dessert wines American Journal of Enology and Viticulture. 64 (2): pp 291-295.
doi:10.5344/ajev.2012.12103.

 

Sowley, E.N.K, Dewey, F.M, Shaw, M.W. (2009) Persistent, symptomless, systemic, and seed-borne infection of lettuce by Botrytis cinerea European Journal of Plant Pathology. 126 (1): pp 61-71.
doi:10.1007/s10658-009-9524-1.

 

Cantu, D, Vicente, A.R, Greve, L.C, Dewey, F.M, Bennett, A.B, Labavitch, J.M, Powell, A.L.T. (2008) The intersection between cell wall disassembly, ripening, and fruit susceptibility to Botrytis cinerea Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 105 (3): pp 859-864.
doi:10.1073/pnas.0709813105.

 

Dewey, F.M, Hill, M, DeScenzo, R. (2008) Quantification of Botrytis and laccase in winegrapes American Journal of Enology and Viticulture. 59 (1): pp 47-54

 

Zelinger, E, Hawes, C.R, Gurr, S.J, Dewey, F.M. (2006) Attachment and adhesion of conidia of Stagonospora nodorum to natural and artificial surfaces Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology. 68: pp 209-215.
doi:10.1016/j.pmpp.2006.11.002.

 

Dewey, F.M, Meyer, U. (2004) Rapid, quantitative Tube immunoassays for on-site detection of Botrytis, Aspergillus and Penicillium antigens in grape juice Analytica Chimica Acta. 513 (1): pp 11-19.
doi:10.1016/j.aca.2003.11.088.

 

Ireland, H.E, Clutterbuck, A, Cloquet, J.-P, Thurston, M.I, Williams, P.A, Cronk, Q.C, Dewey, F.M, Williams, J.H.H. (2004) The development of immunoassays to identify and quantify species source of gum arabic Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 52 (26): pp 7804-7808

 

Zelinger, E, Hawes, C.R, Gurr, S.J, Dewey, F.M. (2004) An immunocytochemical and ultra-structural study of the extracellular matrix produced by germinating spores of Stagonospora nodorum on natural and artificial surfaces Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology. 65 (3): pp 123-135.
doi:10.1016/j.pmpp.2004.11.009.

 

Bermingham, S, Dewey, F.M, Fisher, P.J, Maltby, L. (2001) Use of a monoclonal antibody-based immunoassay for the detection and quantification of Heliscus lugdunensis colonizing alder leaves and roots Microbial Ecology. 42 (4): pp 506-512.
doi:10.1007/s00248-001-0017-9.

 

Karpovich-Tate, N, Dewey, F.M. (2001) Quantification of Ulocladium atrum in necrotic plant tissues by monoclonal antibody-based enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay Mycological Research. 105 (5): pp 567-574.
doi:10.1017/S095375620100421X.

 

Dewey, F.M, Ebeler, S.E, Adams, D.O, Noble, A.C, Meyer, U.M. (2000) Quantification of Botrytis in grape juice determined by a monoclonal antibody-based immunoassay American Journal of Enology and Viticulture. 51 (3): pp 276-282

 

Karpovich-Tate, N, Dewey, F.M, Smith, E.J, Lund, V.J, Gurr, P.A, Gurr, S.J. (2000) Detection of fungi in sinus fluid of patients with allergic fungal rhinosinusitis Acta Oto-Laryngologica. 120 (2): pp 296-302

 

Kennedy, R, Wakeham, A.J, Byrne, K.G, Meyer, U.M, Dewey, F.M. (2000) A new method to monitor airborne inoculum of the fungal plant pathogens Mycosphaerella brassicicola and Botrytis cinerea Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 66 (7): pp 2996-3003.
doi:10.1128/AEM.66.7.2996-3003.2000.

 

Meyer, U.M, Dewey, F.M. (2000) Efficacy of different immunogens for raising monoclonal antibodies to Botrytis cinerea Mycological Research. 104 (8): pp 979-987.
doi:10.1017/S0953756200002501.

 

Dewey, F.M, Li, Wong Y, Seery, R, Hollins, T.W, Gurr, S.J. (1999) Bacteria associated with Stagonospora (Septoria) nodorum increase pathogenicity of the fungus New Phytologist. 144 (3): pp 489-497.
doi:10.1046/j.1469-8137.1999.00542.x.

 

Kessel, G.J.T, De, Haas B.H, Lombaers-Van, Der Plas C.H, Meijer, E.M.J, Dewey, F.M, Goudriaan, J, Van, Der Werf W, Kohl, J. (1999) Quantification of mycelium of Botrytis spp. and the antagonist Ulocladium atrum in necrotic leaf tissue of cyclamen and lily by fluorescence microscopy and image analysis Phytopathology. 89 (10): pp 868-876

 

Thurston, M.I, Bonwick, G.A, Williams, P.A, Williams, J.H.H, Dewey, F.M, Amos, A, Cronk, Q.C.B. (1999) Effect of heat and pH on the carbohydrate epitopes of gum from Acacia senegal recognised by monoclonal antibodies Food and Agricultural Immunology. 11 (2): pp 145-153

 

Cole, L, Dewey, F.M, Hawes, C.R. (1998) Immunocytochemical studies of the infection mechanisms of Botrytis fabae. II. Host cell wall breakdown New Phytologist. 139 (4): pp 611-622.
doi:10.1046/j.1469-8137.1998.00230.x.

 

Cole, L, Dewey, F.M, Hawes, C.R. (1998) Immunocytochemical studies of the infection mechanisms of Botrytis fabae. I. The fungal extracellular matrix in penetration and post-penetration processes New Phytologist. 139 (4): pp 597-609.
doi:10.1046/j.1469-8137.1998.00237.x.

 

Karpovich-Tate, N, Spanu, P, Dewey, F.M. (1998) Use of monoclonal antibodies to determine biomass of Cladosporium fulvum in infected tomato leaves Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. 11 (7): pp 710-716

 

Thurston, M.I, Bonwick, G.A, Williams, P.A, Williams, J.H.H, Cronk, Q.C.B, Dewey, F.M. (1998) Detection of gum from Acacia seyal and species of combretum in admixtures with A. senegal Using monoclonal antibodies Food and Agricultural Immunology. 10 (3): pp 237-247

 

Bermingham, S, Maltby, L, Dewey, F.M. (1997) Use of immunoassays for the study of natural assemblages of aquatic hyphomycetes Microbial Ecology. 33 (3): pp 223-229.
doi:10.1007/s002489900025.

 

Dewey, F.M, Thurston, M.I, Cronk, Q.C.B. (1997) Monoclonal antibodies that differentiate between gum arabic, gum seyal and combretum gum Food and Agricultural Immunology. 9 (2): pp 123-134

 

Gurr, P.A, Evans, K, Dewey, F.M, Gurr, S.J. (1997) Otomycosis: The detection of fungi in ears by immunofluorescence microscopy Clinical Otolaryngology and Allied Sciences. 22 (3): pp 275-283

 

Thornton, C.R, Dewey, F.M, Gilligan, C.A. (1997) Production and characterization of a monoclonal antibody raised against surface antigens from mycelium of Gaeumannomyces graminis var. tritici evidence for an extracellular polyphenol oxidase Phytopathology. 87 (1): pp 123-131

 

Bermingham, S, Maltby, L, Dewey, F.M. (1996) Monoclonal antibodies as tools to quantify mycelium of aquatic hyphomycetes New Phytologist. 132 (4): pp 593-601

 

Cole, L, Dewey, F.M, Hawes, C.R. (1996) Infection mechanisms of Botrytis species: Pre-penetration and pre-infection processes of dry and wet conidia Mycological Research. 100 (3): pp 277-286

 

Francis, S.A, Dewey, F.M, Gurr, S.J. (1996) The role of cutinase in germling development and infection by Erysiphe graminis f.sp. hordei Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology. 49 (3): pp 201-211.
doi:10.1006/pmpp.1996.0049.

 

Thornton, C.R, Dewey, F.M. (1996) Detection of phialoconidia of Trichoderma harzianum in peat-bran by monoclonal antibody-based enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay Mycological Research. 100 (2): pp 217-222

 

Fricker, MD, Tlalka, M, Ermantraut, J, Obermeyer, G, Dewey, M, Gurr, S, Patrick, J, White, NS. (1994) Confocal fluorescence ratio imaging of ion activities in plant cells Scanning Microscopy. 8: pp 391-405.
doi:10.1007/BF01282917.

 

Gurr, S, Titarenko, E, Ogel, Z, Stevens, C, Carver, T, Dewey, M, Hargreaves, J. (1994) Barley-fungal interactions: signals and the environment of the host-pathogen interface. Biochemical Society Symposia. 60: pp 75-88

 

Hiscock, S.J, Dewey, F.M, Coleman, J.O.D, Dickinson, H.G. (1994) Identification and localization of an active cutinase in the pollen of Brassica napus L. Planta. 193 (3): pp 377-384

 

Thornton, C.R, Dewey, F.M, Gilligan, C.A. (1994) Development of a monoclonal antibody-based enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the detection of live propagules of Trichoderma harzianum in a peat-bran medium Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 26 (7): pp 909-920

 

Coleman, J.O.D, Hiscock, S.J, Dewey, F.M. (1993) Monoclonal antibodies to purified cutinase from Fusarium solani f.sp. pisi Physiological and Molecular Plant Pathology. 43 (6): pp 391-401.
doi:10.1006/pmpp.1993.1067.

 

Dewey, F.M, Banham, A.H, Priestley, R.A, Martin, B, Hawes, C, Phillips, S.I, Wareing, P.W. (1993) Monoclonal antibodies for the detection of spoilage fungi International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation. 32: pp 127-136

 

Thornton, C.R, Dewey, F.M, Gilligan, C.A. (1993) Development of monoclonal antibody-based immunological assays for the detection of live propagules of Rhizoctonia solani in soil Plant Pathology. 42 (5): pp 763-773

 

Dewey, F.M, MacDonald, M.M, Phillips, S.I, Priestley, R.A. (1990) Development of monoclonal-antibody-ELISA and -DIP-STICK immunoassays for Penicillium islandicum in rice grains Journal of General Microbiology. 136 (4): pp 753-760

 

Dewey, F.M, MacDonald, M.M, Phillips, S.I. (1989) Development of monoclonal-antibody-ELISA, -DOT-BLOT and -DIP-STICK immunoassays for Humicola lanuginosa in rice. Journal of general microbiology. 135:

 

MacDonald, M.M, Dunstan, R.H, Dewey, F.M. (1989) Detection of low-Mr glycoproteins in surface washes of some fungal cultures by gel-filtration HPLC and by monoclonal antibodies. Journal of general microbiology. 135: