- Agrobacterium- tumefaciens-mediated transformation of Helminthosporium turcicum, the maize leaf-blight fungusYeshitila Degefu
Department of Applied Biology, University of Helsinki, Plant and Forest Pathology, P O Box 27, 00014, Finland
Arch Microbiol 180:279-84. 2003..Agrobacterium- tumefaciens-mediated transformation of Helminthosporium turcicum provides an opportunity for advancing studies of the molecular genetics of the fungus and of the molecular basis of its pathogenicity on maize...
- Expression patterns and phylogenetic analysis of two xylanase genes (htxyl1 and htxyl2) from Helminthosporium turcicum, the cause of northern leaf blight of maizeYeshitila Degefu
Department of Applied Biology, 00014 University of Helsinki, Latokartanonkaari 7, PO Box 27, Helsinki, Finland
Biochimie 86:83-90. 2004..This study demonstrated that in H. turcicum xylanolytic system htxyl1 and htxyl2 are differentially expressed and might play important roles in the saprophytic and pathogenic phases of the fungus, respectively...