publication . Doctoral thesis . 2010

Towards durabale resistance to apple scab using cisgenes

Joshi, S.G.;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2010
  • Publisher: S.n.
  • Country: Netherlands
Apple (Malus x domestica) is one of the important fruit crops of the world. It is mainly cultivated in temperate regions. Apple fruit contains many health beneficial compounds which may play an important role in reducing cancer cell proliferation and lowering the level of cholesterol. <br/> Apple production can suffer from several pests and diseases and among them scab is very important. Apple scab is a fungal disease caused by Venturia inaequalis. The pathogen is a facultative saprophyte that grows during the growing season subcuticularly on the host. Most of the present day high quality apple cultivars are susceptible to apple scab. The crop loss due to apple ...
free text keywords: malus pumila, appels, plantenziekteverwekkende schimmels, venturia inaequalis, ziekteresistentie, plantenveredeling, transgene planten, genetische modificatie, moleculaire veredeling, cisgenese, apples, plant pathogenic fungi, disease resistance, plant breeding, transgenic plants, genetic engineering, molecular breeding, cisgenesis
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