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Contact Information

Stickle1@msu.edu

(517)-255-0271 ext.1177 (Office).

(517)-230-2929 (Cell).

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Editorial & Advisory Board Membership of Refereed Journals

Editorial Board Member International Agronomy Journal http://www.hindawi.com/journals/ija/

Advisory Board Member. The Society of Chemical Industry (SCI)'s Sustainable Fuels, Chemicals and Energy. Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining (Biofpr)

Editorial Board member, International Journal of Agronomy: http://www.hindawi.com/journals/jbb/editors.html of Plant Genetics & Transgenics (PGT) and/or AgroCrops Sciences (ACS). Also, http://www.academyjournals.net/

New Editorial Board member, J. Petroleum & Environmental Biotechnology. OMICS Publishing Group http://www.omicsonline.org/AboutJPEB.php

Present Council & Liaison Roles at Michigan State University

Faculty Council

Athletic Council

Executive Committee for Academic Council

Faculty Liaison to the Board of Trustees

 

Published Exhibitions

 

  1. M. Sticklen. Transgenic Corn Free From the GMO Risks.  January 2004. CPBR Congressional Reception. Capitol Hill, Washington, DC.
  2. M. Sticklen, F. Teymouri, S. Maqbool and B. Dale. 2004. CPBR Annual Conference. Washington, DC.
  3. F. Teymouri, L. Laureano-Perez, H. Alizadeh, M. B. Sticklen and B. Dale (2003). Effects of pretreatment on activity of plant-produced cellulases and xylonase enzymes. Proc. Of Symposium on Biotechnology for fuels and chemicals. Breckenridge, Colorado. May 4-7, 2003. Prepared by National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden CO. P. 172.
  4. M. B. Sticklen, H. Zhong, F. Teymouri, B. Dale, R. Sabzikar, and H. Oraby (2003). Transfer of microbial polyhydroxybutyrate (PHB) and cellulose genes to maize for production of biodegradable plastic, fermentable sugars and other chemicals. Proc. Of Symposium on Biotechnology for fuels and chemicals. Breckenridge, Colorado. May 4-7, 2003. Prepared by National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden CO. P. 22.
  5. M. B. Sticklen, F. Teymouri, H. Zhong, R. Sabzikar, B. Dale, and R. Sanzikar  (2003). Production of microbial cellulases in maize (Zea mays L.) chloroplast and apoplast or cytosol for biofuel. Consortium for Plant Biotechnology Research Annual Conference. Washington, DC.
  6. H. Zhong, F. Teymouri, D. Dale, B. Chapman, R. Sabzikar and M. B. Sticklen (2003). Genetically engineered corn leaves for production of biodegradable plastic.  Consortium for Plant Biotechnology Research Annual Conference. Washington, DC.
  7. B. Chapman, Zhong H, Chai B., Sabzikar R., Warkentin D., and Sticklen (1999). A monocot pea rbcS signal peptide functions in directing PHB genes into a dicot (Maize) chloroplasts. Genetics Program Symposium on Transcription Regulation. May 22, 1999. Michigan State University. East Lansing. MI.
  8. M. Sticklen and B. Dale (1998). Producing biodegradable plastic in corn plants. Exhibition at the Capitol Hill: A presentation to the Senators of Midwest States. Washington, DC.
  9. M. Sticklen and B. E. Dale (1998). Completion of feasibility studies on production of biodegradable plastic in corn. Consortium for Plant Biotechnology Research. Washington, DC.
  10. M. Sticklen, R. C. Dale, and R. Wu (1998). Production of fungal lignin-degrading enzymes in maize. Consortium for Plant Biotechnology Research. Washington, DC.
  11. M. Sticklen, B. Chai, H. Zhong, and J. Vargas (1998). Production of disease resistant creeping bentgrass via genetic engineering. ASA Ann. Conf. Anaheim, CA.
  12. M. Sticklen, H. Zhong, J. Vargas, and D. Penner (1998). Simultaneous control of weeds and pathogen in transgenic herbicide resistant creeping bentgrass. ASA Ann. Conf. Anaheim, CA.
  13.  M. Sticklen and H. Zhong (1998). Corn shoot meristem: A sustainable explant for integrative transformation and inherited expression of transgenes. ASA Ann. Conf. Anaheim, CA.
  14. S. Zhang, H. Zhong, and M. B. Sticklen (1997). Production of multiple shoots from shoot apical meristems of oat (Avena sativa L.). The Rockefeller Foundation Annual Biotechnology Conf. Koala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  15. H. Zhong, D. Warkentin, B. Sun, S. Zhang, Wu T., Wu R., and M. B. Sticklen (1997). Analysis of the functional activity of the 1.4 kb 5'-region of the rice actin 1 gene in stable transgenic plants of maize (Zea mays L.). The Rockefeller Foundation Annual Biotechnology Conf. Koala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  16. R. Ebora and M. B. Sticklen (1995). Development of insect resistant potato via genetic engineering. International Biotechnology Conference on Bacillus thuringiensis. Aug. 1996, Bogota, Columbia.
  17. H. Zhong, M. G. Bolyard, C. Srinivasan, and M. B. Sticklen (1996). System development for transgenic plants of creeping bentgrass. International Conference on Turfgrass Biotechnology. East Lansing, MI.
  18. D. Warkentin, B. Chai, C.-A. Liu, R. K. Hajela, H. Zhong, and M. B. Sticklen (1996). Development of transgenic creeping bentgrass for fungal disease resistance. International Conference on Turfgrass Biotechnology: Cellular and Molecular Genetic Approaches to Turfgrass Improvement. East Lansing, MI.
  19. H. Zhong, C.-A. Liu, J. Vargas, D. Penner, and M. B. Sticklen (1998). Simultaneous control of weeds, dollar spot, and brown patch diseases in transgenic creeping bentgrass. International Conference on Turfgrass Biotechnology: Cellular and Molecular Genetic Approaches to Turfgrass Improvement. East Lansing, MI.
  20. R. V. Ebora and M. B. Sticklen (1993). Genetic transformation of potato for insect resistance. Ann. Conf. on Potato Biotechnology. International Potato Center, Lima, Peru.
  21. Cohen, J. Dodds, J. Chambers, M. Sticklen, M. Wilson, M. Sondhl, and B. Bedford (1993). Agricultural Biotechnology for Sustainable Productivity: A U.S. Agency for International Development initiative. ASA Ann. Conference. Iowa State University.
  22. R. K. Hajela and M. B. Sticklen (1993). Adaptation of plants to stressful environments while preserving productivity. Ann. Conference on Plant Stress Factors. Honolulu, Hawaii.
  23. R. Hajela and M. B. Sticklen (1993). Cloning of pathogenesis-related genes from Ulmusamericana. International Conference on Dutch Elm Disease, East Lansing, MI.
  24. M. G. Bolyard and M. B. Sticklen (1993). Strategies for the production of disease-resistant elms. International Conference on Dutch Elm Disease, East Lansing, MI.
  25. H. Zhong, M. G. Bolyard, C. Srinivasan, and M. B. Sticklen (1992). Stable expression of b-glucuronidase in bentgrass (Agrostis palustris Huds.) controlled by rice Act1 5' sequences. Pacific Rim Food and Agricultural Biotechnology Conference: Molecular Crop Agriculture for the Pacific Rim. University of California-Davis. June 20-24, 1992. p. 46.
  26. R. Ebora, J. Cheng, M. G. Bolyard, Ramesh Saxena, D. L. Miller, M. Ebora, and M. B. Sticklen (1992). Pacific Rim Food and Agricultural Biotechnology Conference: Molecular Crop Agriculture for the Pacific Rim. University of California-Davis. June 20-24, 1992. p. 74.
  27. Zhong, R. Ebora, J. Cheng, M. Ebora, R, Saxena, C. Srinivasan, and M. Sticklen (1992). Stable expression of foreign genes in mature monocot and dicot plants. International Crop Science Congress. Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa. July 14-22, 1992
  28. J. Cohen, J. Chambers, J. Dodds, M. Sticklen, R. Wu, R. Smith, R. Grumet, M. Sandahl, and J. Barton (1992). A US-AID supported "Agricultural Biotechnology for Sustainable Productivity (ABSP) Project to aid developing nations. International Crop Science Congress. Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa. July 14-22, 1992.
  29. R. Hajela and M. Sticklen (1992). Adaptation of plants to stressful environments while preserving productivity. Symposium on Plant Stress in Tropical Environments. Kona, Hawaii, Sept. 20-25, 1992.
  30. H. Zhong, R. Ebora, J. Cheng, M. Bolyard, R. Saxena, C. Srinivasan, D. Miller, and M. Sticklen (1992). Stable expression of foreign genes in greenhouse grown monocot and dicot plants. Asia Pacific Conference on Agricultural Biotechnology (APAB). China National Center for Biotechnology Development. Beijing, China. Aug. 20-24, 1992.
  31. S. Domir, M. B. Sticklen, M. G. Bolyard, and L. D. Lineberger (1992). Micropropagation of DED-resistant elms using protoplast and tissue culture techniques. International Dutch Elm Disease Workshop: Recent Approaches to the Dutch Elm Disease Problem. Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI. Aug 1-4, 1992. p. 14.
  32. R. Hajela and M. B. Sticklen (1992). Cloning of pathogen-related genes from Ulmusamericana. International Dutch Elm Disease Workshop: Recent Approaches to the Dutch Elm Disease Problem. Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI. Aug 1-4, 1992. p. 21.
  33. M. Bolyard and M. B. Sticklen (1992). Strategies for production of DED-resistant American elms. International Dutch Elm Disease Workshop: Recent Approaches to the Dutch Elm Disease Problem. Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI. Aug 1-4, 1992. p. 15.
  34. J. Chambers, M. Sticklen, R. Horsch, and J. Cohen (1992). U.S. Agency for International Development Initiatives in Crop Biotechnology for the Developing World. UCLA Symposium, Keystone, UT, April 10-16, 1992. p. 236.
  35. M. Sticklen, H. Zhong, W. Barnes, D. McElroy, and R. Wu (1991). Genetic engineering of rice using the microprojectile bombardment system. Fifth Ann. Intl. Program on Rice Biotech. Tucson, AZ. October 2-5, 1991. p. 81.
  36. H. Zhong, C. Srinivasan, and M. Sticklen (1991). Improvement of plant regeneration efficiency from rice explants for transformation. Fifth Ann. Intl. Program on Rice biotech. Tucson, AZ. October 2-5, 1991. p. 182.
  37. H. Zhong, C. Srinivasan, and M. B. Sticklen (1991). In vitro manipulation of corn morphogenesis for transformation. Third Intl. Congress of Plant Molecular Biology: Molecular Biology of Plant Growth and Development. Tucson, AZ. October 6-11, 1991. p. 591.
  38. H. Zhong, M. G. Bolyard, C. Srinivasan, and M. B. Sticklen (1991). Efficient plant regeneration and transformation of creeping bentgrass (Agrostis palustris Huds). Third Intl. Congress of Plant Molecular Biology: Molecular Biology of Plant Growth and Development. Tucson, AZ. October 6-11, 1991. p. 620.
  39. H. Zhong, C. Srinivasan, and M. B. Sticklen (1991). Improvement of in vitro plant regeneration efficiency from rice explants for transformation. Third Intl. Congress of Plant Molecular Biology: Molecular Biology of Plant Growth and Development. Tucson, AZ. October 6-11, 1991. p. 882.
  40. M. B. Sticklen (1991). Pitfalls and drawbacks to the utilization of genetically engineered crops and potential strategies to diminish them. Fourth Conf. Intl. Plant Biotech. Network (IPBNet). January 14-18, 1991. San Jose, Costa Rica. p. 34.
  41. R. Hajela, H. Zhong, N. Hajela, W. Barnes, and M. B. Sticklen (1991). Transformation of rice with a Bacillus thuringiensis toxin gene using the tungsten mediated microprojectile method. Fourth Conf. Intl. Plant Biotech. Network (IPBNet). January 14-18, 1991. San Jose, Costa Rica. p. 23.
  42. H. Zhong, C. Srinivasan, and M. B. Sticklen (1991). Transformation of corn via Biolistic™ microprojectile device. Fourth Conf. Intl. Plant Biotech. Network (IPBNet). January 14-18, 1991. San Jose, Costa Rica. p. 23.
  43. J. Cheng, M. G. Bolyard, and M. B. Sticklen (1991). Integration of a herbicide resistance gene into potato via a protoplast transformation method. Fourth Conf. Intl. Plant Biotech. Network (IPBNet). January 14-18, 1991. San Jose, Costa Rica. p. 34.
  44. M. G. Bolyard, C. Srinivasan, and M. B. Sticklen (1990). Shoot regeneration system for DED susceptible and putatively resistant American elms. J. Cellular Biochem. Wiley-Liss, Inc., New York. Suppl. 15A. A202.
  45. R. Hajela, N. Hajela, D. McElroy, and M. B. Sticklen (1990). Transformation of rice using a tungsten mediated microprojectile method. J. Cellular Biochem. Wiley-Liss, Inc., New York. Suppl. 15A:A21
  46. M. G. Bolyard and M. B. Sticklen (1990). Strategies for producing non-toxic variants of cerato-ulmin, a Dutch elm disease toxin, using synthetic DNA. J. Cellular Biochem. Suppl. 13E. R204
  47. M. G. Bolyard, C. Srinivasan, and M. B. Sticklen (1990). Expression of b-glucuronidase from Amelanchier laevis. HortSci. 2: 130.
  48. M. B. Sticklen. (1989). Restriction fragment length polymorphism for conformation of hybridity of elm fusion partners. 86th Annual Meeting of ASHS, Tulsa, OK. Suppl.
  49. M. Bolyard and M. B. Sticklen (1989). Expression of cerato-ulmin from synthetic DNA as a glutathione-S-transferase fusion. J. Cellular Biochem. Suppl. 14A.
  50. S. C. Domir, M. B. Sticklen, R. D. Lineberger, L. R. Schreiber, P. Pigut, J. Ichida, and C. Krause (1988). Approaches to elm germplasm improvement. Proc. of International Union of Forestry Organization (IUFRO). Iowa State University. Oct. 1988.
  51. M. B. Sticklen, M. E. Rumpho, and R. A. Kennedy (1987). Somatic embryogenesis in rice seedlings. Am. Assoc. Plant Physiol. 83: 75
  52. A. Alani, M. B. Sticklen, M. E. Rumpho, and R. A. Kennedy (1987). Survivability, ADH activity, and isozyme pattern during rice somatic embryogenesis. Am. Assoc. Plant Physiol. 83: 75
  53. M. B. Sticklen, R. D. Lineberger, and S. C. Domir (1986). Isolation, culture, and fusion of elm protoplasts. Intl Biotech. Symp. in Plant Science: Relevance to Agriculture in the Eighties. Cornell University, Ithaca, N. Y. June, 1986.
  54. M. B. Sticklen (1985). Protoplast isolation and culture of hybrid elm. HortSci. Suppl. 20: 571.
  55. M. B. Sticklen (2006). Biomass Ethanol. How, Why and When. Prepared and presented at Ag Expo. Brochure.