A Network Approach of Gene Co-expression in the Zea mays/Aspergillus flavus Pathosystem to Map Host/Pathogen Interaction Pathways

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Musungu, Bryan M.; Bhatnagar, Deepak; Brown, Robert L.; Payne, Gary A.; OBrian, Greg; Fakhoury, Ahmad M.; Geisler, Matt;
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
  • Journal: Frontiers in Genetics,volume 7 (issn: 1664-8021, eissn: 1664-8021)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5116468, doi: 10.3389/fgene.2016.00206
  • Subject: Genetics | RNA-sequencing | Aspergillus flavus | gene co-expression analysis | Zea mays | Original Research | networks
    mesheuropmc: food and beverages | heterocyclic compounds

A gene co-expression network (GEN) was generated using a dual RNA-seq study with the fungal pathogen Aspergillus flavus and its plant host Zea mays during the initial 3 days of infection. The analysis deciphered novel pathways and mapped genes of interest in both organi... View more
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