Mimee, Benjamin, Ph.D.

Research Scientist, Nematology


Contact Information:

430 Gouin Blvd
Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec J3B 3E6
Telephone: 450-515-2136
Fax: 450-346-7740
Email: benjamin.mimee@agr.gc.ca

Areas of Expertise:

  • Nematology
  • Molecular biology
  • Biological control
  • Soil microbiology

Current Projects:

  • Develop molecular tools for the detection and quantification of cyst nematodes
  • Determine the genetic variability among Canadian populations of potato cyst nematodes
  • Study the effect of resistance genes and other selection pressure on population dynamic and evolution of plant-parasitic nematodes

Research Publications:

The links below lead to abstracts with access to full text.

2013

  • Bélair, G., Mimee, B., Duceppe, M.-O., and Miller, S.A. (2013). "First report of the root-Lesion nematode, Pratylenchus alleni associated with damage on soybean in Quebec, Canada.", Plant Disease, 97(2), pp. 292. doi : 10.1094/PDIS-03-12-0309-PDN

2011

2009

Other Science Related Publications:

2011

  • Bélair, G., Simard, L., and Mimee, B. (2011). "Crop rotation for the management of the golden nematode Globodera rostochiensis in Canada.", Society of Nematologists 50th Anniversary Meeting, Corvallis, OR, USA, July 17-20, 2011, pp. 51.
  • Bélair, G., Simard, L., and Mimee, B. (2011). "Crop rotation for the management of the golden nematode Globodera rostochiensis in Canada.", Society of Nematologists 50th Anniversary Meeting, Corvallis, OR, USA, July 17-20, 2011. (Poster)

2009

  • Mimee, B. (2009). "Du bio à l’antibio.", Horti-Plus, 21(10).