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Kokkoris, V., Banchini, C., Paré, L., Abdellatif, L., Séguin, S., Hubbard, K., Findlay, W.,  Dalpé, Y., Dettman, J., Corradi, N., Stefani, F. Rhizophagus irregularis, the model fungus in arbuscular mycorrhiza research, forms dimorphic spores. New Phytologists


Terry, V., Kokkoris, V., Villeneuve-Laroche, M., Turcu, B., Chapman, K., Cornell, C., Zheng, Z., Stefani, F., Corradi, N. Mycorrhizal response of Solanum tuberosum to homokaryotic versus dikaryotic arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi. Mycorrhiza,  


Editorial: Marín, C., Bueno, G., Wang, J., Kokkoris, V. Biodiversity and Ecosystem-level Function of the Rhizosphere. Frontiers in Plant Science 

Kokkoris V. and Corradi N. AMF genetics and the future of AMF applications. IMS Newsletter VOL. 4 ISSUE 2, AUGUST 2023 



Cornell, C., Kokkoris, V, Δ., Turcu, B., Dettman, J., Stefani, F., Corradi, N. The arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus Rhizophagus irregularis harmonizes nuclear dynamics in the presence of distinct abiotic factors. Fungal Genetics and Biology  


Wang, Y., Stajich, J., Kokkoris, V., Villeneuve-Laroche, M., Yildirir, G., Corradi, N., Early branching arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus Paraglomus occultum carries a small and repeat-poor genome compared to relatives in the Glomeromycotina. Microbial genomics 10.1099/mgen.0.000810 


Kokkoris, V., Chagnon, PL., Yildirir G., Clarke, K., Goh, D., MacLean, A., Dettman, J., Stefani, F., Corradi, N., Host identity influences nuclear dynamics in arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi. Current Biology

Kokkoris, V., Vukicevich, E., Thomsen, C., Richards, A., Hart, M.  Droplet digital PCR in environmental samples: challenges and best practices. Applied microbiology

Serghi E.U., Kokkoris, Δ, V., Cornell C., Dettman J., Stefani F., Corradi N. Homo- and Dikaryons of the Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungus Rhizophagus irregularis Differ in Life History Strategy. Frontiers in Plant Science 

Cornell, C., Kokkoris, V., Richards, A., Horst, C., Rosa, D., Bennett, J., Hart, M. Do bioinoculants affect resident microbial communities? A meta-analysis. Frontiers in Agronomy

Martignoni, M., Garnier, J., Zhang, X., Rosa, D., Kokkoris, V., Tyson, R., Hart, M. Co-inoculation with arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi differing in carbon sink strength induces a synergistic effect in plant growth. Journal of Theoretical Biology. 

Thomsen, C., Loverock, B., Kokkoris, V., Bowen, P., Hart, M. Commercial arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal inoculant failed to establish in a vineyard despite priority advantage. PeerJ 10.7717/peerj.11119



Kokkoris, V., Stefani, F., Dalpé, Y., Dettman, J., Corradi N. Nuclear Dynamics in the Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi. Trends in plants science, 

Kokkoris, V., Antunes, P., Fahey, C., Fordyce, J., Kivlin, S., Lekberg, Y., Hart, M. Codependency between plant and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal communities: what is the evidence? New Phytologist, 

Yildirir, G., Malar, M., Kokkoris, V., Corradi, N. Parasexual and sexual reproduction in arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi: room for both. Trends in Microbiology, 

Rosa, D., Ambrosini V., Brunetto G., Kokkoris V., Hart M., Ricachenevsky F., Pescador R. Lime protection for young vines exposed to copper toxicity. Water, Air, & Soil Pollution,

Rosa, D., Pogiatzis, A., Bowen, P., Kokkoris V., Richards, A., Hart, M. Performance and establishment of a commercial mycorrhizal inoculant in viticulture. Agriculture 



Kokkoris, V., Li, Y., Hamel, C., Hanson, K., Hart, M. Site specificity in establishment of a commercial fungal inoculant. Science of The Total Environment 660, Pages 1135-1143; 

Kokkoris, V., Hart, M. The role of in vitro cultivation on symbiotic trait and function variation in a single species of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus. Fungal Biology 123, Issue 10, Pages 732-744; 

Kokkoris, V., Massas, I., Polemis, E., Koutrotsios, G., Zervakis, G. Accumulation of heavy metals by wild edible mushrooms collected in the Athens metropolitan area (Greece) and associations with their respective soil substrates. Science of The Total Environment, Volume 660, 10 April 2019, Pages 1135-1143; 

Kokkoris, V., Miles, T., Hart, M. The role of in vitro cultivation on asymbiotic trait variation in a single species of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus. Fungal Biology 123, Issue 4, Pages 307-317;

Kokkoris, V., Hamel, C., Hart, M. Mycorrhizal response of cultivars versus native plants. PLOS ONE 14(8): e0221037. 

Kokkoris, V., Pogiatzis, A., Hart, M. Contrasting common measures of AM fungal root colonization. Journal of Microbiological Methods

Kokkoris, V., Hart, M. In vitro propagation of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi may drive fungal evolution. Frontiers in Microbiology.

Holland, T., Bowen, P., Kokkoris, V., Richards, A., Rosa, D., Hart, M. The effect of root pruning on beneficial root symbionts in grapevine rootstocks. Chemical and Biological Technologies in Agriculture

Van der Heyde, M., L. K. Abbott, Catherine Gehring, Kokkoris V., Miranda M. Hart. Reconciling disparate responses to grazing in the arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis. Rhizosphere, Volume 11, September 2019, 100167; 

Holland, T., Bowen, P., Kokkoris, V., Hart, M. Does inoculation with AM fungi reduce trunk disease in grapevine rootstocks? Horticulturae 2019, 5(3), 61;



Egan, CP., Rummel, A., Kokkoris, V., Klironomos, J., Lekberg, Y., Hart, M. Using mock communities of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi to evaluate fidelity associated with Illumina sequencing. Fungal Ecology 33, Pages 52- 64;

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