Dr. George Asudi

   

Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology
Kenyatta University
P.O. Box 43844, 00100 Nairobi, Kenya.
Permanent Address: P.O. Box 62494-00200,
Nairobi, Kenya.
E-mail:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. /asudi.george@ku.ac.ke

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PUBLICATIONS

  • Asudi GO, Van den Berg J, Midega CAO, Schneider B, Seemüller E, Pickett JA, Khan ZR. 2016. Detection, identification and significance of phytoplasmas in wild grasses in East Africa. Plant Dis. 100(1), 108-115
  • Asudi GO, Midega CAO, Van den Berg J, Pickett JA, Khan ZR. 2016. The significance of Napier grass stunt phytoplasma and its transmission to cereals and sugarcane. J. Phytopathol. 164, 378–385. doi: 10.1111/jph.12465
  • Asudi GO, Van den Berg J, Midega CAO, Pittchar J, Pickett JA, Khan ZR, 2015. Napier grass stunt disease in East Africa: farmers‟ perspectives on disease management. Crop Protection. 71, 116-124.
  • Ombwara FK, Asudi GO, Rimberia FK, Ateka EM, Wamocho LS, 2014. The distribution and prevalence of papaya ring spot virus in Kenyan papaya. Acta Hort (ISHS). 1022, 119-124.
  • Asudi GO, Ombwara FK, Rimberia FK, Nyende AB, Ateka EM, Wamocho LS, 2013. Evaluating diversity among Kenyan papaya germplasm using simple sequence repeat markers. AJFAND. 13, 7307-7324.
  • Asudi GO, Ombwara FK, Rimberia FK, Nyende AB, Ateka EM, Wamocho LS, Shitanda D, Onyango A, 2010. Morphological diversity of Kenyan papaya germplasm. Afri. J. Biotechnol. 9, 8754-8762
  • Wamalwa NIE, Midega CAO, Ajanga S, Omukunda NE, Ochieno MWD, Muyekho FN, Asudi G.O, Mulaa M, Khan ZR. Screening Napier grass accessions for resistance to Napier Stunt Disease using the Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification of DNA (Manuscript in Preparation).
  • Asudi GO, Van den Berg J, Midega CAO, Schneider B, Seemüller E, Pickett JA, Khan ZR. 2016. Phylogenetic analysis of Napier grass stunt (NGS) and Hyparrhenia grass white leaf (HGWL) phytoplasmas based on the secA and immunodominant protein (imp) gene. (Manuscript in Preparation)

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

  • Asudi GO, Ombwara FK, Rimberia FK, Nyende AB, Ateka EM, Wamocho LS, Shitanda D, Onyango A, 2010. Morphological characterization of Kenyan papaya germplasm (Carica papaya L.). Acta Hort. (ISHS) 911:383-390.
  • Asudi GO, Ombwara FK, Rimberia FK, Nyende AB, Wamocho LS and Ateka EM. Collection and documentation of Papaya germplasm in Kenya Second RUFORUM Biennial Meeting 20 - 24 September 2010, Entebbe, Uganda

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