Song, Y., Hanner, R., Meng, B. RNA-Seq analysis unveils complex virus-host interactions in grapevine ‘Cabernet Franc’. Viruses special issue “A Tribute to Giovanni P. Martelli” 14, 1831. doi.org/10.3390/v14081831.
Wu, R., Meng, B., Corredig, M., Griffiths, M. Rapid detection of hepatitis A virus in foods using a bioluminescent assay in real-time (BART) and reverse transcription loop-mediated isothermal amplification (RT-LAMP) technology. Submitted to Food and Environmental Virology on May 30, 2022.
Voncina, D., Diaz-Lara, A., Prener, D., Al Rwahnih, M., Stevens, K., Juric, S., Malenica, N., Simon, S., Meng, B., Maletic, E., Fulgosi, H. and Cvjetkovic, B. 2022. Virus and Virus-like pathogens in the grapevine virus collection of Croatian autochthonous grapevine cultivars. Journal of submission: Plants 2022, 11, 1485. Published on 2022.05.31.
Chao, S.F., Wang, H.R; Yan, Q., Chen, L., Chen, G.Q., Wu, Y.H.; Jin, L.X., Meng, B., Zhu, X.D., Feng, G.Z. Metatranscriptomic sequencing suggests the presence of novel RNA
viruses in rice transmitted by brown planthopper. Viruses. Accepted 2021.12.
Song, Y., Hanner, R.H., Meng, B. 2021. Genome-wide screening of novel RT-qPCR reference genes for study of GLRaV-3 infection in wine grapes and refinement of an RNA isolation protocol for grape berries. Submitted to Plant Methods on August 2, 2021. Review received Sept 18, 2021. Accepted for publication on Oct 10, 2021.
Wu, R., Meng, B., Corredig, M., Griffiths, M.W. 2022. Efficient capturing and sensitive detection of hepatitis A virus from solid foods (green onion, strawberry, and mussel) using protamine-coated iron oxide magnetic nanoparticles and real-time RT-PCR. Food Microbiology 102: 103921. Available online on 2021.10.01
Shabanian, M., Xiao, H., Meng, B. 2020. Seasonal dynamics and tissue distribution of two major viruses associated with grapevine leafroll under cool climate conditions. European Journal of Plant Pathology 158:1017-1031. DOI 10.1007/s10658-020-02137-z
Greig, N. Luong, J., Hooker, J., Stobbs, L.W., and Meng, B. 2019. Optimization of a direct real-time quantitative reverse transcription polymerase reaction (DRT-qPCR) assay for the detection of Grapevine rupestris stem-pitting associated viruses (GRSPaV) in grapevine. Canadian Journal of Plant Pathology. DOI: 10.1080/07060661.2019.1655483.
Wu, R., Xing, X., Corredig, M., Meng, B. and Griffiths, M.W. 2019. Concentration of hepatitis A virus in milk using protamine-coated iron oxide (Fe3O4) magnetic nanoparticles. Food Microbiology 84 (2019) 103236.
Moore, C., Meng, B. 2019. Prediction of the molecular boundary and functionality of novel viral AlkB domains using homology modeling and principal component analysis. Journal of General Virology. 100 (4): 691-703.
Xiao, H., Li, C., Al Rwahnih, M., Dolja, V. Meng, B. 2019. Metagenomic analysis of grapevine reveals complex virome including two new and divergent variants of Grapevine leafroll-associated virus 3. Plant Disease 103 (6): 1275-1285.
Diaz-Lara, A., Klaassen, V., Stevens, K., Sudarshana, M.R., Rowhani, A., Maree, H.J., Xhooi, K.M., Blouin, A.G., Habili, N., Song, Y., K. Aram, K. Arnold, M.L. Cooper, L. Wunderlich, M. C. Battany, L. J. Bettiga, R. J. Smith, R. Bester, H. Xiao, B. Meng, J.E. Preece, D. Golino, M. Al Rwahnih. 2018. Characterization of grapevine leafroll-associated virus 3 genetic variants and application towards RT-qPCR assay design. PLoS ONE 13(12):e0208862
Xiao, H., Shabanian, M., Moore, C., Li, C. and Meng, B. 2018. Survey for major viruses in commercial Vitis vinifera wine grapes in Ontario. Virology Journal. 15: 127.
Meng, B. and Rowhani, A. 2017. Grapevine rupestris stem pitting-associated virus. Chapter 12 in Grapevine Viruses: Molecular Biology, Diagnostics and Management. Springer, 2017.
Angelini, E., Aboughanem-Sabanadzovic, N., Dolja, V.V. and Meng, B. 2017. Grapevine leafroll-associated virus 2. Chapter 7 in Grapevine Viruses: Molecular Biology, Diagnostics and Management. Springer, 2017.
Xiao, H. & Meng, B. 2016. First report of Grapevine asteroid mosaic-associated virus and Grapevine rupestris vein feathering virus in grapevines in Canada. Plant Disease 100, 2175.
Dolja, V.V. and Meng, B. 2017. Biotechnology applications of grapevine viruses. Chapter 31 in Grapevine Viruses: Molecular Biology, Diagnostics and Management. Springer, 2017.
Xiao, H., Shabanian, M., McFadden-Smith, W. & Meng, B. 2016. First report of Grapevine Pinot gris virus in commercial grapevines in Canada. Plant Disease 100, 1030.
Dolja, V.V., Meng, B. and Martelli, G.P. 2017. Evolutionary aspects of grapevine viruses. Chapter 32 in Grapevine Viruses: Molecular Biology, Diagnostics and Management. Springer, 2017.
Xiao, H., Kim, W.S. & Meng, B. 2015. Comparison and improvement of methodologies for isolation of quality RNA from diverse woody plant species and utilization in detection of viral pathogens. Virology Journal 12, 171.
Prosser, S., Xiao, H., Li, C., Nelson, R. S. & Meng, B. 2015. Subcellular localization and membrane association of the replicase protein of Grapevine rupestris stem pitting-associated virus, family Betaflexiviridae. Journal of General Virology 96, 921-932.
Meng, B., Venkataraman, S., Li, C., Wang, W., Dayan-Glick, C. & Mawassi, M. 2013. Construction and biological activities of the first infectious cDNA clones of the genus Foveavirus. Virology 435, 453-462.
Mann, K. & Meng, B. 2013. Partial complementation of cell-to-cell movement of Potato virus X by the movement proteins of a distantly related virus. Virus Genes, 47, 93-104.
Tian, X., Zheng, Y., Chintaluri, K. & Meng, B. 2013. First report of Impatiens necrotic spot virus on Hiemalis Begonia (Benonia x hiemalis) in Canada. Plant Disease 97, 291.
Terlizzi, F., Li, C., Ratti, C., Qu, W., Credi, R. & Meng, B. 2011. Detection of multiple sequence variants of Grapevine rupestris stem pitting-associated virus using primers targeting the polymerase domain and partial genome sequencing of a novel variant. Annals of Applied Biology 159, 478-490.
Meng, B. & Li, C. 2010. The capsid protein of Grapevine rupestris stem pitting-associated virus contains a typical nuclear localization signal and targets to the nucleus. Virus Research 153, 212-217.
Lunden, S., Meng, B., Avery, J. Jr. & Qiu, W. 2010. Association of Grapevine fanleaf virus, Tomato ringspot virus and Grapevine rupestris stem pitting-associated virus with a grapevine vein-clearing complex on Chardonnay. European Journal of Plant Pathology 126,135-144.
Rebelo, A.R., Niewiadomski, S., Krell, P. & Meng, B. 2008. Exploring the subcellular localization of proteins encoded by a foveavirus infecting grapevines. Virus Research 138, 57-69.
Meng, B. & Gonsalves, D. 2008. Grapevine rupestris stem pitting-associated virus. Chapter 12 (Pages 201-222) In: Characterization, Diagnosis & Management of Plant Viruses. Edited by G. Rao et al. Studium Press, LLC, Houston, Texas.
Prosser, S., Goszczynski, D. E. & Meng, B. 2007. Molecular analysis of viral double-stranded RNAs reveals complex infection of grapevines with multiple viruses. Virus Research 124, 151-159.
Meng, B. & Gonsalves, D. 2007. Grapevine rupestris stem pitting-associated virus: A decade of research and future perspectives. Plant Viruses 1, 52-62 (Review).
Meng, B., Rebelo, A. R. & Fisher, H. 2006. Genetic diversity analyses of grapevine Rupestris stem pitting-associated virus reveal distinct population structures in scion versus rootstock varieties. Journal of General Virology 87, 1725-1733.
Meng, B., Li, C., Wang, W., Goszczynski, D. & Gonsalves, D. 2005. The complete genome sequences of two new variants of Grapevine rupestris stem pitting-associated virus and comparative analyses. Journal of General Virology 86, 1555-1560
Meng, B., Li, C., Goszczynski, D. & Gonsalves, D. 2005. Genome sequence and structure of two biologically distinct strains of GLRaV-2 and sequence analysis. Virus Genes 31, 31-41.
Meng, B., Credi, R., Petrovic, N., Tomazic, I. & Gonsalves, D. 2003. Antiserum to recombinant virus coat protein detects Rupestris stem pitting-associated virus in grapevines. Plant Disease 87, 515-522.
Meng, B. & Gonsalves, D. 2003. Rupestris stem pitting associated virus of grapevines: genome structure, genetic diversity, detection, and phylogenetic relationship to other plant viruses. Book Chapter in: Research Trends, “Current Topics in Virology”, Vol. 3, 125-135.
Petrovic, N., Meng, B., Ravnikar, M., Mavric, I. & Gonsalves, D. 2003. First detection of Rupestris stem pitting-associated virus particles by antibody to a recombinant coat protein. Plant Disease 87, 510-514.
Gonsalves D. & Meng, B. 2000. United States Patent No. 6093544, "Rupestris stem pitting associated virus nucleic acids, proteins, and their uses. Issued on July 25, 2000.
Fermin-Munoz, G. A., Meng, B., Ko, K., Mazumdar, S., Gubba, A. & Carroll, J. E. 2000. Biotechnology: A new era for plant pathology and plant protection. American Phytopathological Society Net Feature Article. May, 2000.