- Predicting durability of a disease resistance gene based on an assessment of the fitness loss and epidemiological consequences of avirulence gene mutationC M Vera Cruz
Department of Plant Pathology, 4024 Throckmorton Plant Sciences Center, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506 5502, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:13500-5. 2000..These experiments support the prediction that Xa7 would be a durable R gene because of a fitness penalty in Xoo associated with adaptation to Xa7...
- Diverse members of the AvrBs3/PthA family of type III effectors are major virulence determinants in bacterial blight disease of riceBing Yang
Department of Plant Pathology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66502, USA
Mol Plant Microbe Interact 17:1192-200. 2004..oryzae and supported the hypothesis that bacterial blight disease of rice is highly dependent on a single class of type III effectors. The results also indicated that avrXa7 avirulence specificity is separable from virulence activity...
- R gene expression induced by a type-III effector triggers disease resistance in riceKeyu Gu
Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory, National University of Singapore, 1 Research Link, Singapore 117604, Singapore
Nature 435:1122-5. 2005..Thus Xa27 specificity towards incompatible pathogens involves the differential expression of the R gene in the presence of the AvrXa27 effector...