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Title Advances in genetics, genomics and control of rice blast disease / edited by Guo-Liang Wang, Barbara Valent
Published Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2009


Description 1 online resource
Contents Current Status and Future Prospects for Research on Blast Resistance in Rice (Oryza sativa L.); The PMK1 MAP Kinase Pathway and Infection-Related Morphogenesis; Surface Sensing and Signaling During Initiation of Rice-Blast Disease; Studies on Autophagy Machinery in Magnaporthe oryzae; Secretion Property and Gene Expression Pattern of a Putative Feruloyl Esterase in Magnaporthe grisea; Functional Analysis of Two Laccase Genes in Magnaporthe grisea; The Significance of Nitrogen Regulation, Source and Availability on the Interaction Between Rice and Rice Blast
Summary Rice blast, caused by the fungal pathogen Magnaporthe grisea, is one of the most destructive rice diseases worldwide. This book provides a complete review of the progress and achievements on genetic, genomic and disease control of the disease. It is suitable for plant pathologists and breeders working on rice blast
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Rice blast disease.
Rice -- Disease and pest resistance -- Genetic aspects
Pyricularia grisea -- Control
Plant diseases.
Plant Diseases
Disease Resistance -- genetics
Pyricularia grisea
Oryza (genus)
Sciences de la vie.
Rice blast disease.
Rice -- Disease and pest resistance -- Genetic aspects.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Wang, Guo-Liang
Valent, Barbara
LC no. 2008940153
ISBN 9781402095009