New developments in pathogenicity and virulence of necrotrophs
MetadataShow full item record
It was generally considered that necrotrophic plant pathogenicfungi possessed simplistic pathogenic mechanisms beingtypically reliant on ‘blasting’ their way through host tissue with abattery of lytic and degradative enzymes. However recentstudies have suggested that this is not true and thatnecrotrophic fungal pathogens can subtly manipulate the hostduring infection in a manner similar to biotrophic pathogens.For example, it has been demonstrated that the wheatpathogens Stagonospora nodorum and Pyrenophora triticirepentissecrete small unique proteins (effectors) that areinternalised by host cells and interact with the host in a genefor-gene relationship to initiate disease, albeit in an inversemanner compared to biotrophs. This paper reviews recentdevelopments in necrotrophic fungal pathogenicity throughout
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Modelling the co-occurence of Streptococcus pneumoniae with other bacterial and viral pathogens in the upper respiratory tractJacoby, P.; Watson, K.; Bowman, J.; Taylor, A.; Riley, T.; Smith, D.; Lehmann, Deborah (2007)Go to ScienceDirect® Home Skip Main Navigation Links Brought to you by: The University of Western Australia Library Login: + Register Athens/Institution Login Not Registered? - User Name: Password: ...
Schwarz, Karen Rosemary (2012)A research project was undertaken to study the effect of biosolids on the decay times of enteric pathogens in the soil. This is the most comprehensive study in Australia where the persistence of enteric microorganisms in ...
Abdullah, A.; Moffat, Caroline; Lopez-Ruiz, Fran; Gibberd, Mark; Hamblin, J.; Zerihun, Ayalsew (2017)Studies of plant–pathogen interactions have historically focused on simple models of infection involving single host-single disease systems. However, plant infections often involve multiple species and/or genotypes and ...