xanthomonas

Summary

Summary: A genus in the family XANTHOMONADACEAE whose cells produce a yellow pigment (Gr. xanthos - yellow). It is pathogenic to plants.

Top Publications

  1. Midha S, Ranjan M, Sharma V, Pinnaka A, Patil P. Genome sequence of Xanthomonas citri pv. mangiferaeindicae strain LMG 941. J Bacteriol. 2012;194:3031 pubmed publisher
    We report the 5.1-Mb genome sequence of Xanthomonas citri pv. mangiferaeindicae strain LMG 941, the causal agent of bacterial black spot in mango...
  2. Paret M, Vallad G, Averett D, Jones J, Olson S. Photocatalysis: effect of light-activated nanoscale formulations of TiO(2) on Xanthomonas perforans and control of bacterial spot of tomato. Phytopathology. 2013;103:228-36 pubmed publisher
    ..with silver (TiO(2)/Ag), and nanoscale TiO(2) doped with zinc (TiO(2)/Zn; AgriTitan) was evaluated against Xanthomonas perforans, the causal agent for bacterial spot disease of tomato...
  3. Miao W, Wang X, Song C, Wang Y, Ren Y, Wang J. Transcriptome analysis of Hpa1Xoo transformed cotton revealed constitutive expression of genes in multiple signalling pathways related to disease resistance. J Exp Bot. 2010;61:4263-75 pubmed publisher
    The transcriptome profile in leaves and roots of the transgenic cotton line T-34 expressing hpa1(Xoo) from Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae was analysed using a customized 12k cotton cDNA microarray...
  4. Subramoni S, Pandey A, Vishnu Priya M, Patel H, Sonti R. The ColRS system of Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae is required for virulence and growth in iron-limiting conditions. Mol Plant Pathol. 2012;13:690-703 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae, the causal agent of bacterial blight of rice, produces siderophores only under iron-limiting conditions. We screened 15 400 mTn5-induced mutants of X. oryzae pv...
  5. Sinha D, Gupta M, Patel H, Ranjan A, Sonti R. Cell wall degrading enzyme induced rice innate immune responses are suppressed by the type 3 secretion system effectors XopN, XopQ, XopX and XopZ of Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e75867 pubmed publisher
    ..oryzae pv. oryzae T3S(-) mutant in rice leaves. Overall, these results indicate that multiple T3S secreted proteins of X. oryzae pv. oryzae can suppress cell wall damage induced rice innate immune responses. ..
  6. Luo Y, Lv G, Wu W, Chen S, Cheng Z. Analysis of genome expression in the response of Oryza granulata to Xanthomonas oryzae pv oryzae. Mol Biol Rep. 2010;37:875-92 pubmed publisher
    In order to understand the mechanism of the strong resistance of Oryza granulata to Xanthomonas oryzae pv oryzae (Xoo), cDNA microarrays containing 2,436 cDNA clones of Oryza granulata derived from Suppression subtractive library and ..
  7. Guo X, Zou H, Li Y, Zou L, Chen G. [HrpD6 gene determines Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae to trigger hypersensitive response in tobacco and pathogenicity in rice]. Wei Sheng Wu Xue Bao. 2010;50:1155-63 pubmed
    b>Xanthomonas oryzae pv...
  8. Guo W, Cui Y, Li Y, Che Y, Yuan L, Zou L, et al. Identification of seven Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzicola genes potentially involved in pathogenesis in rice. Microbiology. 2012;158:505-18 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzicola (Xoc) causes bacterial leaf streak (BLS) in rice, an emerging and destructive disease worldwide. Identification of key virulence factors is a prerequisite for understanding the pathogenesis of Xoc...
  9. Sanjana N, Cong L, Zhou Y, Cunniff M, Feng G, Zhang F. A transcription activator-like effector toolbox for genome engineering. Nat Protoc. 2012;7:171-92 pubmed publisher
    ..effectors (TALEs) are a class of naturally occurring DNA-binding proteins found in the plant pathogen Xanthomonas sp...

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  1. Pandey A, Sonti R. Role of the FeoB protein and siderophore in promoting virulence of Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae on rice. J Bacteriol. 2010;192:3187-203 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae causes bacterial blight, a serious disease of rice. Our analysis revealed that the X. oryzae pv...
  2. Martins P, Lau I, Bacci M, Belasque J, do Amaral A, Taboga S, et al. Subcellular localization of proteins labeled with GFP in Xanthomonas citri ssp. citri: targeting the division septum. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2010;310:76-83 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas citri ssp. citri (Xac) is the causal agent of citrus canker, an economically important disease that affects citrus worldwide...
  3. Guo Y, Zhang Y, Li J, Wang N. Diffusible signal factor-mediated quorum sensing plays a central role in coordinating gene expression of Xanthomonas citri subsp. citri. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2012;25:165-79 pubmed publisher
    ..This QS pathway of Xanthomonas spp. consists of three major QS components: RpfF, RpfC, and RpfG...
  4. Hert A, Marutani M, Momol M, Roberts P, Olson S, Jones J. Suppression of the bacterial spot pathogen Xanthomonas euvesicatoria on tomato leaves by an attenuated mutant of Xanthomonas perforans. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2009;75:3323-30 pubmed publisher
    A bacteriocin-producing strain of the bacterial spot of tomato plant pathogen, Xanthomonas perforans, with attenuated pathogenicity was deployed for biocontrol of a bacteriocin-sensitive strain of the genetically closely related ..
  5. Cui Y, Zou L, Zou H, Li Y, Zakria M, Chen G. HrpE3 is a type III effector protein required for full virulence of Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzicola in rice. Mol Plant Pathol. 2013;14:678-92 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzicola (Xoc) is the causal agent of bacterial leaf streak, a devastating disease in rice...
  6. Zhu P, Zhao S, Tang J, Feng J. The rsmA-like gene rsmA(Xoo) of Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae regulates bacterial virulence and production of diffusible signal factor. Mol Plant Pathol. 2011;12:227-37 pubmed publisher
    The plant-pathogenic prokaryote Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae (Xoo) causes bacterial leaf blight, one of the most destructive diseases of rice...
  7. Rodriguez R L, Grajales A, Arrieta Ortiz M, Salazar C, Restrepo S, Bernal A. Genomes-based phylogeny of the genus Xanthomonas. BMC Microbiol. 2012;12:43 pubmed publisher
    The genus Xanthomonas comprises several plant pathogenic bacteria affecting a wide range of hosts...
  8. Guo Y, Sagaram U, Kim J, Wang N. Requirement of the galU gene for polysaccharide production by and pathogenicity and growth In Planta of Xanthomonas citri subsp. citri. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2010;76:2234-42 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas citri subsp. citri is the causal agent of citrus canker, which has a significant impact on citrus production. In this study, we characterized the galU gene of X. citri subsp. citri...
  9. Jingbo X, Silan Z, Feng S, Huijuan X, Xuehai H, Xiaohui N, et al. Using the concept of pseudo amino acid composition to predict resistance gene against Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae in rice: an approach from chaos games representation. J Theor Biol. 2011;284:16-23 pubmed publisher
    To evaluate the possibility of an unknown protein to be a resistant gene against Xanthomonas oryzae pv...
  10. Aparna G, Chatterjee A, Sonti R, Sankaranarayanan R. A cell wall-degrading esterase of Xanthomonas oryzae requires a unique substrate recognition module for pathogenesis on rice. Plant Cell. 2009;21:1860-73 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas oryzae pv oryzae (Xoo) causes bacterial blight, a serious disease of rice (Oryza sativa)...
  11. Silva I, Regasini L, Petrônio M, Silva D, Bolzani V, Belasque J, et al. Antibacterial activity of alkyl gallates against Xanthomonas citri subsp. citri. J Bacteriol. 2013;195:85-94 pubmed publisher
    The plant-pathogenic bacterium Xanthomonas citri subsp. citri is the causal agent of Asiatic citrus canker, a serious disease that affects all the cultivars of citrus in subtropical citrus-producing areas worldwide...
  12. Wichmann F, Vorhölter F, Hersemann L, Widmer F, Blom J, Niehaus K, et al. The noncanonical type III secretion system of Xanthomonas translucens pv. graminis is essential for forage grass infection. Mol Plant Pathol. 2013;14:576-88 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas translucens pv. graminis (Xtg) is a gammaproteobacterium that causes bacterial wilt on a wide range of forage grasses...
  13. Antony G, Zhou J, Huang S, Li T, Liu B, White F, et al. Rice xa13 recessive resistance to bacterial blight is defeated by induction of the disease susceptibility gene Os-11N3. Plant Cell. 2010;22:3864-76 pubmed publisher
    ..Os-8N3 is a susceptibility (S) gene for Xanthomonas oryzae pv oryzae, the causal agent of bacterial blight, and the recessive allele is defeated by strains of the ..
  14. Cermak T, Doyle E, Christian M, Wang L, Zhang Y, Schmidt C, et al. Efficient design and assembly of custom TALEN and other TAL effector-based constructs for DNA targeting. Nucleic Acids Res. 2011;39:e82 pubmed publisher
    ..Fusions of transcription activator-like (TAL) effectors of plant pathogenic Xanthomonas spp. to the FokI nuclease, TALENs bind and cleave DNA in pairs...
  15. Scholze H, Boch J. TAL effector-DNA specificity. Virulence. 2010;1:428-32 pubmed publisher
    TAL effectors are important virulence factors of bacterial plant pathogenic Xanthomonas, which infect a wide variety of plants including valuable crops like pepper, rice, and citrus...
  16. Socquet Juglard D, Kamber T, Pothier J, Christen D, Gessler C, Duffy B, et al. Comparative RNA-seq analysis of early-infected peach leaves by the invasive phytopathogen Xanthomonas arboricola pv. pruni. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e54196 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas arboricola pv. pruni is a quarantine bacterial pathogen that threatens peach production by causing necrotic spots on leaves and fruits, thus with the potential of severely reducing yields...
  17. Wang L, Vinogradov E, Bogdanove A. Requirement of the lipopolysaccharide O-chain biosynthesis gene wxocB for type III secretion and virulence of Xanthomonas oryzae pv. Oryzicola. J Bacteriol. 2013;195:1959-69 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzicola causes bacterial leaf streak of rice. A mutant disrupted in wxocB, predicted to encode an enzyme for lipopolysaccharide (LPS) synthesis, was previously shown to suffer reduced virulence...
  18. Miao W, Song C, Wang Y, Wang J. HpaXm from Xanthomonas citri subsp. malvacearum is a novel harpin with two heptads for hypersensitive response. J Microbiol Biotechnol. 2010;20:54-62 pubmed
    A novel harpin-like protein, HpaXm, was described from cotton leaf blight bacteria, Xanthomonas. citri subsp. malvacearum. The hpaXm was found to be localized between hrp2 and hrcC...
  19. Li J, Wang N. The wxacO gene of Xanthomonas citri ssp. citri encodes a protein with a role in lipopolysaccharide biosynthesis, biofilm formation, stress tolerance and virulence. Mol Plant Pathol. 2011;12:381-96 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas citri ssp. citri (Xcc) causes citrus canker, one of the most economically damaging diseases affecting citrus worldwide...
  20. Moscou M, Bogdanove A. A simple cipher governs DNA recognition by TAL effectors. Science. 2009;326:1501 pubmed publisher
    TAL effectors of plant pathogenic bacteria in the genus Xanthomonas bind host DNA and activate genes that contribute to disease or turn on defense...
  21. Park C, Bart R, Chern M, Canlas P, Bai W, Ronald P. Overexpression of the endoplasmic reticulum chaperone BiP3 regulates XA21-mediated innate immunity in rice. PLoS ONE. 2010;5:e9262 pubmed publisher
    ..reticulum (ER) chaperone BiP3 with the rice XA21 PRR, which confers resistance to the Gram negative bacterium, Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae (Xoo)...
  22. Jalan N, Aritua V, Kumar D, Yu F, Jones J, Graham J, et al. Comparative genomic analysis of Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. citrumelo F1, which causes citrus bacterial spot disease, and related strains provides insights into virulence and host specificity. J Bacteriol. 2011;193:6342-57 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. citrumelo is a citrus pathogen causing citrus bacterial spot disease that is geographically restricted within the state of Florida...
  23. Potnis N, Krasileva K, Chow V, Almeida N, Patil P, Ryan R, et al. Comparative genomics reveals diversity among xanthomonads infecting tomato and pepper. BMC Genomics. 2011;12:146 pubmed publisher
    Bacterial spot of tomato and pepper is caused by four Xanthomonas species and is a major plant disease in warm humid climates. The four species are distinct from each other based on physiological and molecular characteristics...
  24. Zhao S, Poulin L, Rodriguez R L, Serna N, Liu S, Wonni I, et al. Development of a variable number of tandem repeats typing scheme for the bacterial rice pathogen Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzicola. Phytopathology. 2012;102:948-56 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzicola is an important bacterial pathogen responsible for outbreaks of bacterial leaf streak (BLS) on rice, mostly occurring in Asia and parts of Africa...
  25. Gomi K, Satoh M, Ozawa R, Shinonaga Y, Sanada S, Sasaki K, et al. Role of hydroperoxide lyase in white-backed planthopper (Sogatella furcifera Horváth)-induced resistance to bacterial blight in rice, Oryza sativa L. Plant J. 2010;61:46-57 pubmed publisher
    ..planthopper (WBPH), Sogatella furcifera Horváth, conferred resistance to bacterial blight caused by Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae (Xoo) in rice (Oryza sativa L.) under both laboratory and field conditions...
  26. Hashimi S, Birch R. Functional analysis of genes for benzoate metabolism in the albicidin biosynthetic region of Xanthomonas albilineans. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2010;87:1475-85 pubmed publisher
    Albicidins are potent DNA-gyrase-inhibiting antibiotics and phytotoxins synthesised by Xanthomonas albilineans...
  27. Legaz M, Blanch M, Piñón D, Santiago R, Fontaniella B, Blanco Y, et al. Sugarcane glycoproteins may act as signals for the production of xanthan in the plant-associated bacterium Xanthomonas albilineans. Plant Signal Behav. 2011;6:1132-9 pubmed publisher
    ..These fibers are produced and secreted by the plant-associated bacterium Xanthomonas albilineans...
  28. Guo W, Cai L, Zou H, Ma W, Liu X, Zou L, et al. Ketoglutarate transport protein KgtP is secreted through the type III secretion system and contributes to virulence in Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2012;78:5672-81 pubmed publisher
    The phytopathogenic prokaryote Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae is the causal agent of bacterial leaf blight (BB) of rice and utilizes a type III secretion system (T3SS) to deliver T3SS effectors into rice cells...
  29. Römer P, Recht S, Lahaye T. A single plant resistance gene promoter engineered to recognize multiple TAL effectors from disparate pathogens. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009;106:20526-31 pubmed publisher
    Plant pathogenic bacteria of the genus Xanthomonas inject transcription-activator like (TAL) effector proteins that manipulate the hosts' transcriptome to promote disease...
  30. Zhang F, Cong L, Lodato S, Kosuri S, Church G, Arlotta P. Efficient construction of sequence-specific TAL effectors for modulating mammalian transcription. Nat Biotechnol. 2011;29:149-53 pubmed publisher
    ..Transcription activator-like effectors (TALEs) from Xanthomonas sp. are site-specific DNA-binding proteins that can be readily designed to target new sequences...
  31. Ferluga S, Venturi V. OryR is a LuxR-family protein involved in interkingdom signaling between pathogenic Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae and rice. J Bacteriol. 2009;191:890-7 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas oryzae pv...
  32. Champion A, Hebrard E, Parra B, Bournaud C, Marmey P, Tranchant C, et al. Molecular diversity and gene expression of cotton ERF transcription factors reveal that group IXa members are responsive to jasmonate, ethylene and Xanthomonas. Mol Plant Pathol. 2009;10:471-85 pubmed publisher
    ..we analysed the transcript profiles of the group IXa subfamily in the regulation of specific resistance to Xanthomonas campestris pathovar malvacearum. The expression of four members of group IXa was induced on challenge with X...
  33. Pradhan B, Ranjan M, Chatterjee S. XadM, a novel adhesin of Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae, exhibits similarity to Rhs family proteins and is required for optimum attachment, biofilm formation, and virulence. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2012;25:1157-70 pubmed publisher
    By screening a transposon-induced mutant library of Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae, the bacterial blight pathogen of rice, we have identified a novel 5...
  34. Pieretti I, Royer M, Barbe V, Carrère S, Koebnik R, Cociancich S, et al. The complete genome sequence of Xanthomonas albilineans provides new insights into the reductive genome evolution of the xylem-limited Xanthomonadaceae. BMC Genomics. 2009;10:616 pubmed publisher
    The Xanthomonadaceae family contains two xylem-limited plant pathogenic bacterial species, Xanthomonas albilineans and Xylella fastidiosa. X. fastidiosa was the first completely sequenced plant pathogen...
  35. Grewal R, Gupta S, Das S. Xanthomonas oryzae pv oryzae triggers immediate transcriptomic modulations in rice. BMC Genomics. 2012;13:49 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas oryzae pv oryzae is a devastating pathogen of rice and has been extensively studied as a model pathogen of monocotyledons...
  36. Zhang H, Wang S. Rice versus Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae: a unique pathosystem. Curr Opin Plant Biol. 2013;16:188-95 pubmed publisher
    Bacterial blight, caused by Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae (Xoo), is a devastating disease of rice worldwide...
  37. White F, Yang B. Host and pathogen factors controlling the rice-Xanthomonas oryzae interaction. Plant Physiol. 2009;150:1677-86 pubmed publisher
  38. Xu Y, Luo Q, Zhou M. Identification and characterization of integron-mediated antibiotic resistance in the phytopathogen Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e55962 pubmed publisher
    Four streptomycin-resistant isolates of Xanthomonas oryzae pv...
  39. Kim S, Kim J, Lee B, Cho J. Mutational analysis of the gum gene cluster required for xanthan biosynthesis in Xanthomonas oryzae pv oryzae. Biotechnol Lett. 2009;31:265-70 pubmed publisher
    Genome sequence analysis of Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae has revealed a cluster of 12 ORFs that are closely related to the gum gene cluster of Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris. The gum gene cluster of X...
  40. Zhou Y, Xu M, Zhao M, Xie X, Zhu L, Fu B, et al. Genome-wide gene responses in a transgenic rice line carrying the maize resistance gene Rxo1 to the rice bacterial streak pathogen, Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzicola. BMC Genomics. 2010;11:78 pubmed publisher
    Non-host resistance in rice to its bacterial pathogen, Xanthomonas oryzae pv...
  41. Bogdanove A, Koebnik R, Lu H, Furutani A, Angiuoli S, Patil P, et al. Two new complete genome sequences offer insight into host and tissue specificity of plant pathogenic Xanthomonas spp. J Bacteriol. 2011;193:5450-64 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas is a large genus of bacteria that collectively cause disease on more than 300 plant species. The broad host range of the genus contrasts with stringent host and tissue specificity for individual species and pathovars...
  42. Stall R, Jones J, Minsavage G. Durability of resistance in tomato and pepper to xanthomonads causing bacterial spot. Annu Rev Phytopathol. 2009;47:265-84 pubmed publisher
    Both hypersensitive and quantitative forms of resistance to the bacterial spot pathogens (Xanthomonas spp.) occur in pepper and tomato...
  43. Kano A, Gomi K, Yamasaki Kokudo Y, Satoh M, Fukumoto T, Ohtani K, et al. A rare sugar, d-allose, confers resistance to rice bacterial blight with upregulation of defense-related genes in Oryza sativa. Phytopathology. 2010;100:85-90 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, d-allose treatment of rice plants conferred limited resistance of the rice against the pathogen Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae but the other tested sugars did not...
  44. Bai W, Chern M, Ruan D, Canlas P, Sze To W, Ronald P. Enhanced disease resistance and hypersensitivity to BTH by introduction of an NH1/OsNPR1 paralog. Plant Biotechnol J. 2011;9:205-15 pubmed publisher
    ..rice NPR1 paralog 3, we introduced constructs into rice and tested for effects on resistance to infection by Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae (Xoo), the causal agent of bacterial blight...
  45. Rott P, Fleites L, Marlow G, Royer M, Gabriel D. Identification of new candidate pathogenicity factors in the xylem-invading pathogen Xanthomonas albilineans by transposon mutagenesis. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2011;24:594-605 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas albilineans is a xylem-invading pathogen that produces the toxin albicidin that blocks chloroplast differentiation, resulting in disease symptoms of sugarcane leaf scald. In contrast to other xanthomonads, X...
  46. Li Y, Che Y, Zou H, Cui Y, Guo W, Zou L, et al. Hpa2 required by HrpF to translocate Xanthomonas oryzae transcriptional activator-like effectors into rice for pathogenicity. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2011;77:3809-18 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzicola, the causative agent of bacterial leaf streak, injects a plethora of effectors through the type III secretion system (T3SS) into rice cells to cause disease...
  47. Lu H, Patil P, Van Sluys M, White F, Ryan R, Dow J, et al. Acquisition and evolution of plant pathogenesis-associated gene clusters and candidate determinants of tissue-specificity in xanthomonas. PLoS ONE. 2008;3:e3828 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas is a large genus of plant-associated and plant-pathogenic bacteria. Collectively, members cause diseases on over 392 plant species. Individually, they exhibit marked host- and tissue-specificity...
  48. Kim S, Lee B, Cho J. Relationship between glucose catabolism and xanthan production in Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae. Biotechnol Lett. 2010;32:527-31 pubmed publisher
    ..to modulate intracellular glucose 6-phosphate and to evaluate its effects on xanthan production in wild-type Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae...
  49. Huo R, Wang Y, Ma L, Qiao J, Shao M, Gao X. Assessment of inheritance pattern and agronomic performance of transgenic rapeseed having harpin Xooc-encoding hrf2 gene. Transgenic Res. 2010;19:841-7 pubmed publisher
    hrf2 gene is a member of the harpin-encoding gene family of rice-pathogenic bacterium Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzicola...
  50. R mer P, Recht S, Strauss T, Elsaesser J, Schornack S, Boch J, et al. Promoter elements of rice susceptibility genes are bound and activated by specific TAL effectors from the bacterial blight pathogen, Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae. New Phytol. 2010;187:1048-57 pubmed publisher
    Plant pathogenic bacteria of the genus Xanthomonas inject transcription activator-like effector (TALe) proteins that bind to and activate host promoters, thereby promoting disease or inducing plant defense...
  51. Deng D, Yan C, Pan X, Mahfouz M, Wang J, Zhu J, et al. Structural basis for sequence-specific recognition of DNA by TAL effectors. Science. 2012;335:720-3 pubmed publisher
    ..The 12th residue stabilizes the RVD loop, whereas the 13th residue makes a base-specific contact. Understanding DNA recognition by TAL effectors may facilitate rational design of DNA-binding proteins with biotechnological applications. ..
  52. Balan A, Santacruz C, Moutran A, Ferreira R, Medrano F, Perez C, et al. The molybdate-binding protein (ModA) of the plant pathogen Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. citri. Protein Expr Purif. 2006;50:215-22 pubmed
    The modABC operon of phytopathogen Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. citri (X. citri) encodes a putative ABC transporter involved in the uptake of the molybdate and tungstate anions...
  53. Zou H, Zhao W, Zhang X, Han Y, Zou L, Chen G. Identification of an avirulence gene, avrxa5, from the rice pathogen Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae. Sci China Life Sci. 2010;53:1440-9 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae, the causal agent of bacterial blight in rice, interacts with rice plants in a gene-for-gene manner...
  54. Zhao B, Dahlbeck D, Krasileva K, Fong R, Staskawicz B. Computational and biochemical analysis of the Xanthomonas effector AvrBs2 and its role in the modulation of Xanthomonas type three effector delivery. PLoS Pathog. 2011;7:e1002408 pubmed publisher
    ..In this report, we focus on the AvrBs2 effector protein from the bacterial pathogen Xanthomonas euvesicatoria (Xe), the causal agent of bacterial spot disease of tomato and pepper...
  55. Furutani A, Takaoka M, Sanada H, Noguchi Y, Oku T, Tsuno K, et al. Identification of novel type III secretion effectors in Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2009;22:96-106 pubmed publisher
    ..genome screening for genes encoding potential T3S effectors, 60 candidates were selected from rice pathogen Xanthomonas oryzae pv...
  56. Vallejos C, Jones V, Stall R, Jones J, Minsavage G, Schultz D, et al. Characterization of two recessive genes controlling resistance to all races of bacterial spot in peppers. Theor Appl Genet. 2010;121:37-46 pubmed publisher
    Bacterial spot, one of the most damaging diseases of pepper, is caused by Xanthomonas euvesicatoria...
  57. Souza D, Andrade M, Alvarez Martinez C, Arantes G, Farah C, Salinas R. A component of the Xanthomonadaceae type IV secretion system combines a VirB7 motif with a N0 domain found in outer membrane transport proteins. PLoS Pathog. 2011;7:e1002031 pubmed publisher
    ..Several species from the genera of Xanthomonas phytopathogens possess an uncharacterized type IV secretion system with some distinguishing features, one of ..
  58. Gu K, Tian D, Qiu C, Yin Z. Transcription activator-like type III effector AvrXa27 depends on OsTFIIAgamma5 for the activation of Xa27 transcription in rice that triggers disease resistance to Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae. Mol Plant Pathol. 2009;10:829-35 pubmed publisher
    The transcription activator-like (TAL) type III effector AvrXa27 from Xanthomonas oryzae pv...
  59. Morbitzer R, Römer P, Boch J, Lahaye T. Regulation of selected genome loci using de novo-engineered transcription activator-like effector (TALE)-type transcription factors. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010;107:21617-22 pubmed publisher
    ..that DNA-binding specificity of transcription activator-like effectors (TALEs) from the bacterial genus Xanthomonas is defined by repeat-variable diresidues (RVDs) of tandem-arranged 34/35-amino acid repeat units...
  60. Seo Y, Chern M, Bartley L, Han M, Jung K, Lee I, et al. Towards establishment of a rice stress response interactome. PLoS Genet. 2011;7:e1002020 pubmed publisher
    ..The combination of focused interactome and systems analyses described here represents significant progress toward elucidating the molecular basis of traits of agronomic importance. ..
  61. Studholme D, Kemen E, Maclean D, Schornack S, Aritua V, Thwaites R, et al. Genome-wide sequencing data reveals virulence factors implicated in banana Xanthomonas wilt. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2010;310:182-92 pubmed publisher
    Banana Xanthomonas wilt is a newly emerging disease that is currently threatening the livelihoods of millions of farmers in East Africa...
  62. Ryan R, Vorhölter F, Potnis N, Jones J, Van Sluys M, Bogdanove A, et al. Pathogenomics of Xanthomonas: understanding bacterium-plant interactions. Nat Rev Microbiol. 2011;9:344-55 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas is a large genus of Gram-negative bacteria that cause disease in hundreds of plant hosts, including many economically important crops...
  63. Hajri A, Pothier J, Fischer Le Saux M, Bonneau S, Poussier S, Boureau T, et al. Type three effector gene distribution and sequence analysis provide new insights into the pathogenicity of plant-pathogenic Xanthomonas arboricola. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2012;78:371-84 pubmed publisher
    b>Xanthomonas arboricola is a complex bacterial species which mainly attacks fruit trees and is responsible for emerging diseases in Europe. It comprises seven pathovars (X. arboricola pv. pruni, X. arboricola pv. corylina, X...
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    Genomes of the rice (Oryza sativa) xylem and mesophyll pathogens Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae (Xoo) and pv. oryzicola (Xoc) encode numerous secreted transcription factors called transcription activator-like (TAL) effectors...
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