Regulation of Stomatal Tropism and Infection by Light in Cercospora zeae-maydis: Evidence for Coordinated Host/Pathogen Responses to Photoperiod?

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Hun Kim; John B Ridenour; Larry D Dunkle; Burton H Bluhm;
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS Pathogens,volume 7,issue 7 (issn: 1553-7366, eissn: 1553-7374)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1002113, pmc: PMC3145785
  • Subject: Host-Pathogen Interaction | Microbial Pathogens | RC581-607 | Research Article | Biology | Microbial Metabolism | Developmental Biology | Microbial Growth and Development | Microbiology | Immunologic diseases. Allergy | QH301-705.5 | Agriculture | Pathogenesis | Morphogenesis | Fungal Biochemistry | Plant Science | Fungal Reproduction | Mycology | Biology (General) | Sustainable Agriculture
    mesheuropmc: food and beverages | fungi

Cercospora zeae-maydis causes gray leaf spot of maize, which has become one of the most widespread and destructive diseases of maize in the world. C. zeae-maydis infects leaves through stomata, which is predicated on the ability of the pathogen to perceive stomata and r... View more
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