Kanak Bala. "Exploring beneficial plant root microbiomes as a novel tool for sustainable crop disease control in Canadian greenhouses” EC Microbiology 6.3: 89-90, 2017.
A.W.A.M. de Cock, Mubeen Lodhi, Tara Rintoul, Kanak Bala Gregg Robideau, Z. Gloria Abad, A., Michael D. Coffey,Saleem Shahzad and André Lévesque. "Phytopythium: molecular phylogeny and systematics” Persoonia, 2014 Persoonia 34, 2015: 25-39.
Kanak Bala and Bernard Paul, "Pythium induced phenolic compounds in the resistance of Vitis vinifera to Botrytis cinerea ", Plant Pathology & Quarantine, 2(1), 16-23, 2012.
Gregg Robideau, Arthur de Cock, Michael Coffey, Hermann Voglmayr, Henk Brouwer, Kanak Bala, David Chitty, Nicole Desaulniers, Quinn Eggertson, Claire Gachon, Chia Hui Hu, Frithjof Küpper, Tara Rintoul, Ehab Sarhan, Els Verstappen
Yonghong Zhang, Peter Bonants, Jean Ristaino and André Lévesque, "DNA barcoding of oomycetes with cytochrome coxidase subunit I (COI) and internal transcribed spacer (ITS)", Molecular Ecology Resources, 11, 1002-1011, 2011.
Kanak Bala, Gregg Robideau, Arthur de Cock, Nicole Désaulniers and André Lévesque, "Taxonomy, DNA barcoding and phylogeny of three new species of Pythium from Canada", Persoonia, 25, 22-31, 2010.
Kanak Bala, A.W.A.M. de Cock, Tara Rintoul, Gregg Robideau, Z. Gloria Abad, A. Mubeen Lodhi, Saleem Shahzad, Abdul Ghaffar, Michael D. Coffey and André Lévesque, " Phytopythium Abad, de Cock, Bala, Robideau, Lodhi and Lévesque, gen. nov.". Fungal Planet 49, Persoonial Reflections, 136-137, 2010.
Kanak Bala, Dalia Rav David, Bernard Paul and Yigal Elad, "Novel Pythium elicitors in the biological control of Botrytis cinerea " Proceedings of the 4th meeting on Multitrophic interactions in soil, International Organization for Biological Control of Noxious Animals and Plants (IOBC), 42,11-14, 2009.
Bernard Paul and Kanak Bala, "A new species of Pythium with inflated sporangia and coiled antheridia, isolated from India", FEMS Microbiology Letters, 282 (2), 251-257, 2008.
Bernard Paul, Ritta Mathew, Kanak Bala, Alain Paul, Monica Henry, François Léfort and Lassaad Belbahri, "Morphology, taxonomy, and phylogenetic analysis of a new species of Pythium isolated from France", Fungal Diversity, 28, 55-63, 2008.
Mónica Mirta Steciow, Alan Paul and Kanak Bala, "ITS region of the rDNA of Saprolegnia bulbosa sp. nov. isolated from an Argentine stream: Taxonomy and Comparison with related species", FEMS Microbiology Letters 268 (2), 225-230, 2007.
Bernard Paul, Kanak Bala, Belbahri Lassaad,Gautier Calmin, Esperanza Sanchez Hernandez and Francois Lefort, "A new species of Pythium with ornamented oogonia: Morphology, Taxonomy, ITS region of its rDNA, and its comparison with related species", FEMS Microbiology Letters, 254 (2), 317-323, 2006.
Kanak Bala, Naveen Gautam, Bernard Paul, " Pythium rhizo-oryzae sp. nov. Isolated from paddy fields: Taxonomy, ITS region of rDNA, and comparison with related species", Current Microbiology, 52 (2), 102-107, 2006.
Bernard Paul, Kanak Bala, Sabine Gognies, Abdel Belarbi, "Morphological and Molecular Taxonomy of Pythium longisporangium sp. nov. isolated from the Burgundian region of France", FEMS Microbiology Letters 246 (2), 207-212, 2005.
El Yassimi Abdelghani, Kanak Bala, Bernard Paul, "Characterization of Pythium paroecandrum and its antagonism towards Botrytis cinerea, the causative agent of grey mould disease of grape", FEMS Microbiology Letters 230 (2), 177-183, 2004.
KanakBala_Publi_Conf 2 ANNEX 2 : SELECTED CONFERENCES • Kanak Bala, Barbara Blackwell, Azeret Zuniga Morales, Anne Johnston, Catherine Brown, Danielle Schneiderman, Steve Gleddie and Linda Harris, "Interactions between different Fusarium species to uncover multi-toxin synergisticmechanisms", 12th European Fusarium Seminar, Bordeaux, France, May 12-16, 2013.
Azeret Zuniga Morales, Whynn Bosnich, Kanak Bala, Linda Harris, Steve Gleddie and Zoltan Mester, "LC-MS/MS-based structural analysis of novel enniatins produced by Canadian strains of Fusarium avenaceum in liquid culture." 61st American Society of Mass Spectrometry Conference, Minneapolis, MN, USA, June 9-13, 2013.
Kanak Bala, André Lévesque and Barry Saville, "Uncovering key events in the establishment of Pythium aphanidermatum infection within three divergent hosts: initial molecular investigations", 1st Joint Congress on Evolutionary Biology, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, July 6-10, 2012.
Kanak Bala, André Lévesque and Barry Saville, "Initial molecular investigation of key stages in the establishment of Pythium aphanidermatum infection in divergent crop hosts", Canadian Phytopathological Society meeting, Niagara Falls,Ontario, Canada, June 24-27, 2012.
Kanak Bala, André Lévesque and Barry Saville, "Differential gene expression responses of Pythium aphanidermatum within plant hosts during root-rot disease development", Joint Canadian Phytopathological Society and Plant Canadameeting, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, July 17-21,2011.
Kanak Bala, John Hamilton, Ned Tisserat, Robin Buell, André Lévesque and Barry Saville, "Comparative analysis of gene expression in Pythium aphanidermatum during root-rot infection in multiple hosts", Spring Lakes Mycology workshop, Trent University, Peterborough, ON, Canada, May 6-7, 2011.
Kanak Bala, Gregg Robideau, Tara Rintoul, Ned Tisserat, John Hamilton, Robin Buell, André Lévesque and Barry Saville, "Comparative functional transcriptomics; an integrative platform for the genome annotation of Pythium aphanidermatum", Eighth Annual RECOMB Satellite Workshop on Comparative Genomics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa,Canada, October 9-11, 2010.
Kanak Bala, Gregg Robideau, Tara Rintoul, Ned Tisserat, John Hamilton, Robin Buell, André Lévesque and Barry Saville, "Qualitative and Quantitative variation in expression of pathogenicity genes of Pythium aphanidermatum during root rot infection of different hosts", Joint Canadian Phytopathology and Pacific divison American Phytopathology society meeting (CPS-APS), Vancouver, Canada, June 20-23, 2010.
André Lévesque, Gregg Robideau, Arthur de Cock, Kanak Bala, Quinn Eggertson, Tara Rintoul, John Hamilton, Ned Tisserat and Robin Buell "The genome of Pythium ultimum provides insight into pathogenicity mechanisms and evolution of oomycetes", Joint Canadian Phytopathology and Pacific divison American Phytopathology society meeting (CPSAPS),Vancouver, Canada, June 20-23, 2010.
Kanak Bala, André Lévesque and Guy Drouin, "Variation intraspecifique du gene du codant pour l'ARN ribosomal 5S chez Pythium", 5th Annual Canadian Society of Ecology and Evolution (CSEE) meeting, Laval University, Québec City,Canada, May 9-12, 2010.
Kanak Bala, Gregg Robideau, Tara Rintoul, Ned Tisserat, John Hamilton, Robin Buell, Barry Saville and André Lévesque, "Transcriptomics of Pythium aphanidermatum in root rot infections", Spring Lakes Mycology workshop,Queen's University Biological Station, Ontario, Canada, April 23-24, 2010.