Bélair, Guy, M.Sc.

Research Scientist, Nematology


Contact Information:

430 Gouin Boulevard
Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec J3B 3E6
Telephone: 450-515-2006
Fax: 450-346-7740
Email: guy.belair@agr.gc.ca

Areas of Expertise:

  • nematology
  • development of reduced risk technologies/best management practices
  • biological control

Current Projects:

  • Study the biology, the pathotype and the control of the golden nematode Globodera rostochiensis in Canada
  • Determine the pathogenicity of plant-parasitic nematodes, alone and in presence of soil-borne fungi, on various crops
  • Study the ecology of nematodes for the development of reduced risk technologies/best management practices

Affiliations:

  • Associate Professor, Université Laval

Research Publications:

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

2015

2014

2013

2011

2010

2009

Other Science Related Publications:

2015

  • Gendron-St-Marseille, A.-F., Mimee, B., Bélair, G., Bourgeois, G., and Brodeur, J. (2015). "Bioclimatic modeling of soybean phenology and the soybean cyst nematode (Heterodera glycines) life cycle in a context of climate change.", 54th Annual meeting of the Society of Nematologists, East Lansing, Michigan, USA, July 19-24, 2015, Résumé publié dans Journal of Nematology.
  • Lafond-Lapalme, J., Duceppe, M.-O., Moffett, P., Bélair, G., and Mimee, B. (2015). "Étude transcriptomique du nématode doré durant le processus d’éclosion.", Congrès annuel de la Société de Protection des Plantes du Québec (SPPQ), Beaupré, QC, Canada, Résumé publié dans Phytoprotection.
  • Mimee, B., Bélair, G., Yu, Q., Forge, T.A., Rott, M., and Tenuta, M. (2015). "La génomique et les nouvelles technologies au service de la biovigilance des nématodes phytoparasites.", Journée de la science, Centre de recherche et développement en horticulture. (Presentation)
  • Vandal, M., Dauphinais, N., Bélair, G., Brodeur, J., and Mimee, B. (2015). "Le nématode Pratylenchus alleni : sa détection par technique moléculaire et son potentiel de virulence.", Congrès annuel de la Société de Protection des Plantes du Québec (SPPQ), Beaupré, QC, Canada, Résumé publié dans Phytoprotection.

2014

  • Mimee, B., Véronneau, P.-Y., Duceppe, M.-O., Jean, M., Belzile, F.J., and Bélair, G. (2014). "A new method for studying population genetics of cyst nematodes based on genotyping by sequencing.", 6th International Congress of Nematology, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Mimee, B., Véronneau, P.-Y., Duceppe, M.-O., Jean, M., O'Donoughue, L.S., Belzile, F.J., and Bélair, G. (2014). "Nématodes à kyste : comment la génomique et les nouvelles technologies nous permettront de proposer des outils de gestion adaptés.", Congrès annuel de la Société de Protection des Plantes du Québec (SPPQ) à St-Marc-sur-Richelieu, QC, Canada. Résumé publié dans Phytoprotection.

2013

  • Bélair, G., Mimee, B., Andersen, R., Vanasse, A., and others (2013). "Impact des mauvaises herbes dans la gestion du nématode doré au Québec.", Congrès annuel de la Société de Protection des Plantes du Québec (SPPQ), Québec, QC, Canada, du 5 au 6 juin 2013.
  • Bélair, G., Mimee, B., and others (2013). "Update on the efficacy of various management strategies of Globodera rostochiensis in Quebec, Canada.", Congrès annuel de l’Organization of Nematologists of Tropical America (ONTA), La Serena, Chile, October 20-25, 2013.
  • Boucher, A.C., Mimee, B., Montarry, J., Bardou-Valette, S., Bélair, G., Moffett, P., Grenier, É., and others (2013). "New information on the historical introduction of the golden nematode in North America.", Congrès annuel du Potato Association of America (PAA), Québec, QC, Canada, July 28 - August 1, 2013.
  • Boucher, A.C., Mimee, B., Montarry, J., Bardou-Valette, S., Bélair, G., Moffett, P., Grenier, É., and others (2013). "The golden nematode Globodera rostochiensis: inferring the origin of populations introduced in Quebec, Canada through its worldwide genetic structure.", International symposium on crop protection (ISCP), Ghent, Belgium, Proceedings of the 65th International symposium on crop protection ISSN 1379-1176 Ghent University (Abstract).
  • Mimee, B., Véronneau, P.-Y., Jean, M., Duceppe, M.-O., Bélair, G., Belzile, F.J., and others (2013). "Can we link the different pathotypes of the golden cyst nematode Globodera rostochiensis to genotype using single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) markers?", Congrès annuel de l’Organization of Nematologists of Tropical America (ONTA), La Serena, Chile, October 20-25, 2013.

2012

  • Ali, S., Magne, M., Côté, O., Mimee, B., Bélair, G., Moffett, P., and others (2012). "Effectoromics of the phytopathogenic nematode, Globodera rostochiensis.", Congrès annuel de la International Society for Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions (IS-MPMI), Kyoto, Japan.
  • Bélair, G. and Mimee, B. (2012). "Field damage caused by Pratylenchus alleni on soybean in Quebec, Canada.", Journal of Nematology, 44(4), pp. 447-502. (Abstract)
  • Bélair, G., Mimee, B., Miller, S.S., and Miller, S.S. (2012). "Découverte de Pratylenchus alleni dans le soya au Québec, une manifestation des changements climatiques?", Phytoprotection, 93, pp. 19-24. (Abstract)
  • Boucher, A.C., Bélair, G., Mimee, B., Moffett, P., and Grenier, É. (2012). "Développement de marqueurs microsatellites et structure génétique des populations de Globodera rostochiensis au Québec.", Congrès de la Société de protection des plantes du Québec (SPPQ), Hôtel Plaza Valleyfield, Salaberry-de-valleyfield, QC, Canada, June 5-6, 2012.
  • Boucher, A.C., Mimee, B., Montarry, J., Bélair, G., Moffett, P., and Grenier, É. (2012). "Genetic structure of golden nematode populations from Quebec, Canada, with the use of new microsatellite markers.", 51st Annual Meeting Society of Nematologists, Savannah, GA, USA, August 12-15, 2012, Published in: Journal of Nematology, 44 (4), pp. 447-502. (Poster)
  • Mimee, B. and Bélair, G. (2012). "Life cycle of Globodera rostochiensis in Québec, Canada.", 51st Annual Meeting Society of Nematologists, Savannah, GA, USA, August 12-15, 2012. (Poster)

2011

  • Bélair, G. and Simard, L. (2011). "Rotation des cultures pour la gestion du nématode doré Globodera rostochiensis au Québec.", Réunion annuelle conjointe Société de Protection des Plantes due Québec (SPPQ-SEQ), Montmagny, QC, Canada, June 14-15, 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)
  • Mimee, B., Bélair, G., and Boivin, G. (2011). "Bradynema listronoti, a new nematode parasite of the carrot weevil Listronotus oregonensis.", Journal of Nematology, 43(3-4), pp. 223-297. (Abstract)

2010

  • Bélair, G. and Simard, L. (2010). "Crop rotation for the management of the golden nematode Globodera rostochiensis in Canada.", 30th International Symposium of the European Society of Nematologists, Vienna, Austria, September 19‐23, 2010, S18-P3, pp. 164. (Poster)

2009

  • Bélair, G. and Simard, L. (2009). "Integrated Management of Potato Cyst Nematodes.", published by AAC Centre de recherche et de développement en horticulture, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC, 4 pages. (Factsheet)
  • Murphy, A.M., De Koeyer, D.L., Wood, S., Douglass, K., Dalton, T., Wilson, D., and Bélair, G. (2009). "Marker-assisted selection for potato lines with golden nematode resistance using a high-resolution DNA melting assay.", 65th Annual Meeting of the Acadian Entomological Society, Crowne Plaza Fredericton Lord Beaverbrook Hotel, Fredericton, NB, Canada, June 19-21, 2005, pp. 43. (Abstract)
  • Taschereau, É., Simard, L., Brodeur, J., Gelhaus, J., Bélair, G., and Dionne, J. (2009). "Seasonal Ecology of the European Crane Fly (Tipula paludosa) and Species Diversity of the Family Tipulidae on Golf Courses in Québec, Canada.", International Turfgrass Society Research Journal, 11, pp. 681-693.
  • Taschereau, É., Simard, L., Brodeur, J., Gelhaus, J., Bélair, G., and Dionne, J. (2009). "Seasonal ecology of the European crane fly (Tipula paludosa) and species diversity of the family Tipulidae on golf courses in Quebec, Canada.", 11th International Turfgrass Conference, Santiago, Chile, July 26-31, 2009, R33.
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