colletotrichum

Summary

Summary: A genus of mitosporic Phyllachoraceae fungi which contains at least 40 species of plant parasites. They have teleomorphs in the genus Glomerella (see PHYLLACHORALES).

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  1. Armstrong Cho C, Banniza S. Glomerella truncata sp. nov., the teleomorph of Colletotrichum truncatum. Mycol Res. 2006;110:951-6 pubmed
    Anthracnose of lentil, caused by Colletotrichum truncatum is a serious threat to lentil (Lens culinaris) grown in western Canada. The teleomorph stage of this pathogen was induced to form under laboratory conditions...
  2. Crouch J, Tomaso Peterson M. Anthracnose disease of centipedegrass turf caused by Colletotrichum eremochloae, a new fungal species closely related to Colletotrichum sublineola. Mycologia. 2012;104:1085-96 pubmed publisher
    b>Colletotrichum is a cosmopolitan, anamorphic fungal genus responsible for anthracnose disease in hundreds of plant species worldwide, including members of the Poaceae...
  3. Barhoom S, Kupiec M, Zhao X, Xu J, Sharon A. Functional characterization of CgCTR2, a putative vacuole copper transporter that is involved in germination and pathogenicity in Colletotrichum gloeosporioides. Eukaryot Cell. 2008;7:1098-108 pubmed publisher
    ..that is highly expressed in resting spores is involved in germination and pathogenicity in the plant pathogen Colletotrichum gloeosporioides. A screen of C...
  4. Dunaevsky Y, Matveeva A, Beliakova G, Domash V, Belozersky M. Extracellular alkaline proteinase of Colletotrichum gloeosporioides. Biochemistry (Mosc). 2007;72:345-50 pubmed
    The main proteinase of the filamentous fungus Colletotrichum gloeosporioides causing anthracnoses and serious problems for production and storage of agricultural products has molecular mass of 57 kD and was purified more than 200-fold to ..
  5. Chanda B, Venugopal S, Kulshrestha S, Navarre D, Downie B, Vaillancourt L, et al. Glycerol-3-phosphate levels are associated with basal resistance to the hemibiotrophic fungus Colletotrichum higginsianum in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 2008;147:2017-29 pubmed publisher
    ..we provide evidence that G3P levels in plants are associated with defense to a hemibiotrophic fungal pathogen Colletotrichum higginsianum. Inoculation of Arabidopsis (Arabidopsis thaliana) with C...
  6. Albarouki E, Deising H. Infection structure-specific reductive iron assimilation is required for cell wall integrity and full virulence of the maize pathogen Colletotrichum graminicola. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2013;26:695-708 pubmed publisher
    ..Two ferroxidase genes, FET3-1 and FET3-2, have been identified in the genome of the maize anthracnose fungus Colletotrichum graminicola...
  7. Lingner U, Münch S, Deising H, Sauer N. Hexose transporters of a hemibiotrophic plant pathogen: functional variations and regulatory differences at different stages of infection. J Biol Chem. 2011;286:20913-22 pubmed publisher
    ..The hemibiotrophic maize pathogen Colletotrichum graminicola (teleomorph Glomerella graminicola) colonizes its host plants, and, after a short biotrophic phase,..
  8. Flowers J, Vaillancourt L. Parameters affecting the efficiency of Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated transformation of Colletotrichum graminicola. Curr Genet. 2005;48:380-8 pubmed
    ..developed an Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated transformation (ATMT) protocol for the plant pathogenic fungus Colletotrichum graminicola, the cause of anthracnose leaf blight and stalk rot of corn...
  9. Saranpuetti C, Tanaka M, Sone T, Asano K, Tomita F. Determination of enzymes from Colletotrichum sp. AHU9748 essential for lepidimoide production from okra polysaccharide. J Biosci Bioeng. 2006;102:452-6 pubmed
    ..lepidimoide (Lp), which exhibits multiple functions in the growth and development of plants, was produced by Colletotrichum sp. AHU9748 from okra polysaccharide...

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  1. Miyara I, Shafran H, Davidzon M, Sherman A, Prusky D. pH Regulation of ammonia secretion by Colletotrichum gloeosporioides and its effect on appressorium formation and pathogenicity. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2010;23:304-16 pubmed publisher
    Host-tissue alkalinization via ammonia accumulation is key to Colletotrichum spp. colonization. Using macroarrays carrying C. gloeosporioides cDNAs, we monitored gene expression during the alkalinization process...
  2. Tavernier V, Cadiou S, Pageau K, Laugé R, Reisdorf Cren M, Langin T, et al. The plant nitrogen mobilization promoted by Colletotrichum lindemuthianum in Phaseolus leaves depends on fungus pathogenicity. J Exp Bot. 2007;58:3351-60 pubmed
    ..In order to study nitrogen recycling and mobilization in host plants during pathogen attack and invasion, the Colletotrichum lindemuthianum/Phaseolus vulgaris interaction was used as a model. C...
  3. Marcelino J, Giordano R, Gouli S, Gouli V, Parker B, Skinner M, et al. Colletotrichum acutatum var. fioriniae (teleomorph: Glomerella acutata var. fioriniae var. nov.) infection of a scale insect. Mycologia. 2008;100:353-74 pubmed
    ..The most commonly isolated microorganism from infected F. externa was Colletotrichum sp...
  4. Romano A, Romano D, Ragg E, Costantino F, Lenna R, Gandolfi R, et al. Steroid hydroxylations with Botryodiplodia malorum and Colletotrichum lini. Steroids. 2006;71:429-34 pubmed
    ..beta,16 beta-methylene-dehydroepiandrosterone (2) was studied using whole cells of Botryodiplodia malorum and Colletotrichum lini. C. lini catalyzed 7 alpha- and 15 alpha-hydroxylation of 1 and 7 alpha-hydroxylation of 2, while B...
  5. Nesher I, Barhoom S, Sharon A. Cell cycle and cell death are not necessary for appressorium formation and plant infection in the fungal plant pathogen Colletotrichum gloeosporioides. BMC Biol. 2008;6:9 pubmed publisher
    ..We found that in the closely related plant pathogen Colletotrichum gloeosporioides, blocking of the cell cycle did not prevent spore germination and appressoria formation...
  6. Than P, Prihastuti H, Phoulivong S, Taylor P, Hyde K. Chilli anthracnose disease caused by Colletotrichum species. J Zhejiang Univ Sci B. 2008;9:764-78 pubmed publisher
    ..Accurate taxonomic information is necessary for effective disease control management. In the Colletotrichum patho-system, different Colletotrichum species can be associated with anthracnose of the same host...
  7. Kleemann J, Rincon Rivera L, Takahara H, Neumann U, Ver Loren van Themaat E, van Themaat E, et al. Sequential delivery of host-induced virulence effectors by appressoria and intracellular hyphae of the phytopathogen Colletotrichum higginsianum. PLoS Pathog. 2012;8:e1002643 pubmed publisher
    ..To identify effectors mediating these opposing processes, we deeply sequenced the transcriptome of Colletotrichum higginsianum infecting Arabidopsis...
  8. Silva D, Talhinhas P, Várzea V, Cai L, Paulo O, Batista D. Application of the Apn2/MAT locus to improve the systematics of the Colletotrichum gloeosporioides complex: an example from coffee (Coffea spp.) hosts. Mycologia. 2012;104:396-409 pubmed publisher
    To improve phylogenetic resolution of the Colletotrichum gloeosporioides species complex we developed and tested the performance of a new set of primers for the Apn2/MAT locus with a case study of 22 isolates...
  9. Shiraishi A, Araki Sasaki K, Mitani A, Miyamoto H, Sunada A, Ueda A, et al. Clinical characteristics of keratitis due to Colletotrichum gloeosporioides. J Ocul Pharmacol Ther. 2011;27:487-91 pubmed publisher
    To determine the characteristics of the keratitis due to Colletotrichum gloeosporioides.
  10. Oblessuc P, Borges A, Chowdhury B, Caldas D, Tsai S, Camargo L, et al. Dissecting Phaseolus vulgaris innate immune system against Colletotrichum lindemuthianum infection. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e43161 pubmed publisher
    The genus Colletotrichum is one of the most economically important plant pathogens, causing anthracnose on a wide range of crops including common beans (Phaseolus vulgaris L.)...
  11. Gan P, Ikeda K, Irieda H, Narusaka M, O Connell R, Narusaka Y, et al. Comparative genomic and transcriptomic analyses reveal the hemibiotrophic stage shift of Colletotrichum fungi. New Phytol. 2013;197:1236-49 pubmed publisher
    ..Among these, Colletotrichum spp. are devastating pathogens of many crops...
  12. Liu F, Cai L, Crous P, Damm U. Circumscription of the anthracnose pathogens Colletotrichum lindemuthianum and C. nigrum. Mycologia. 2013;105:844-60 pubmed publisher
    The anthracnose pathogen of common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) is usually identified as Colletotrichum lindemuthianum, while anthracnose of potato (Solanum tuberosum), peppers (Capsicum annuum), tomato (S...
  13. Yegneswaran P, Pai V, Bairy I, Bhandary S. Colletotrichum graminicola keratitis: first case report from India. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2010;58:415-7 pubmed publisher
    b>Colletotrichum graminicola is a medically important fungus belonging to the order Melanconiales under the class Coelomycetes...
  14. Münch S, Ludwig N, Floss D, Sugui J, Koszucka A, Voll L, et al. Identification of virulence genes in the corn pathogen Colletotrichum graminicola by Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated transformation. Mol Plant Pathol. 2011;12:43-55 pubmed publisher
    ..developed Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated transformation (ATMT) protocol for the plant pathogenic fungus Colletotrichum graminicola led to high rates of tandem integration of the whole Ti-plasmid, and was therefore considered to ..
  15. McKay S, Freeman S, Minz D, Maymon M, Sedgley M, Collins G, et al. Morphological, genetic, and pathogenic characterization of Colletotrichum acutatum, the cause of anthracnose of almond in Australia. Phytopathology. 2009;99:985-95 pubmed publisher
    ..The organism causing anthracnose was confirmed as Colletotrichum acutatum using taxon-specific polymerase chain reaction (PCR). Three main morphotypes of C...
  16. Crouch J, Glasheen B, Giunta M, Clarke B, Hillman B. The evolution of transposon repeat-induced point mutation in the genome of Colletotrichum cereale: reconciling sex, recombination and homoplasy in an ''asexual" pathogen. Fungal Genet Biol. 2008;45:190-206 pubmed
    ..In this study we identify five transposon species from the mitosporic fungus Colletotrichum cereale and report the signature pattern of RIP acting in a lineage-specific manner on 21 of 35 unique ..
  17. Yu C, Shih C, Chu I, Lo C. Accumulation of trans-piceid in sorghum seedlings infected with Colletotrichum sublineolum. Phytochemistry. 2008;69:700-6 pubmed
    ..derivatives that accumulate in infected sorghum seedlings after inoculation with the anthracnose pathogen Colletotrichum sublineolum...
  18. Vargas W, Martín J, Rech G, Rivera L, Benito E, Díaz Mínguez J, et al. Plant defense mechanisms are activated during biotrophic and necrotrophic development of Colletotricum graminicola in maize. Plant Physiol. 2012;158:1342-58 pubmed publisher
    ..histological, and biochemical studies of the early events during the infection of maize (Zea mays) with Colletotrichum graminicola, a model pathosystem for the study of hemibiotrophy...
  19. Shimada C, Lipka V, O Connell R, Okuno T, Schulze Lefert P, Takano Y. Nonhost resistance in Arabidopsis-Colletotrichum interactions acts at the cell periphery and requires actin filament function. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2006;19:270-9 pubmed
    ..The genus Colletotrichum represents an economically important group of fungal plant pathogens that are amenable to molecular genetic ..
  20. Mohammadipour M, Mousivand M, Salehi Jouzani G, Abbasalizadeh S. Molecular and biochemical characterization of Iranian surfactin-producing Bacillus subtilis isolates and evaluation of their biocontrol potential against Aspergillus flavus and Colletotrichum gloeosporioides. Can J Microbiol. 2009;55:395-404 pubmed publisher
    ..biocontrol effects against the aflatoxin-producing agent Aspergillus flavus and the citrus antracnosis agent Colletotrichum gloeosporioides were studied. In total, 290 B...
  21. Bhadauria V, Miraz P, Kennedy R, Banniza S, Wei Y. Dual trypan-aniline blue fluorescence staining methods for studying fungus-plant interactions. Biotech Histochem. 2010;85:99-105 pubmed publisher
    ..Recently, the Arabidopsis-Colletotrichum higginsianum (causal agent of anthracnose) system has emerged as a seminal paradigm for deciphering the ..
  22. Campa A, Giraldez R, Ferreira J. Genetic analysis of the resistance to eight anthracnose races in the common bean differential cultivar Kaboon. Phytopathology. 2011;101:757-64 pubmed publisher
    Resistance to the eight races (3, 7, 19, 31, 81, 449, 453, and 1545) of the pathogenic fungus Colletotrichum lindemuthianum (anthracnose) was evaluated in F(3) families derived from the cross between the anthracnose differential bean ..
  23. Fang X, Chen W, Xin Y, Zhang H, Yan C, Yu H, et al. Proteomic analysis of strawberry leaves infected with Colletotrichum fragariae. J Proteomics. 2012;75:4074-90 pubmed publisher
    Understanding the defense mechanisms used by anthracnose-resistant strawberries against Colletotrichum infection is important for breeding purposes...
  24. Geffroy V, Macadré C, David P, Pedrosa Harand A, Sévignac M, Dauga C, et al. Molecular analysis of a large subtelomeric nucleotide-binding-site-leucine-rich-repeat family in two representative genotypes of the major gene pools of Phaseolus vulgaris. Genetics. 2009;181:405-19 pubmed publisher
    ..cluster localized at the end of linkage group (LG) B4, containing at least three R specificities to the fungus Colletotrichum lindemuthianum...
  25. Sakaguchi A, Miyaji T, Tsuji G, Kubo Y. Kelch repeat protein Clakel2p and calcium signaling control appressorium development in Colletotrichum lagenarium. Eukaryot Cell. 2008;7:102-11 pubmed
    ..We isolated a kelch repeat-encoding gene of Colletotrichum lagenarium ClaKEL2, a Schizosaccharomyces pombe tea1 homologue...
  26. Grellet Bournonville C, Martínez Zamora M, Castagnaro A, Diaz Ricci J. Temporal accumulation of salicylic acid activates the defense response against Colletotrichum in strawberry. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2012;54:10-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Pájaro plants to pathogens. Strawberry plants were challenged with the virulent strain M11 of Colletotrichum acutatum, or with the avirulent strain M23 of Colletotrichum fragariae which confers resistance to the former...
  27. Behr M, Humbeck K, Hause G, Deising H, Wirsel S. The hemibiotroph Colletotrichum graminicola locally induces photosynthetically active green islands but globally accelerates senescence on aging maize leaves. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2010;23:879-92 pubmed publisher
    Typically, pathogenesis of the hemibiotroph Colletotrichum graminicola and defense responses of its host, Zea mays, are studied on young leaves...
  28. Barhoom S, Sharon A. Bcl-2 proteins link programmed cell death with growth and morphogenetic adaptations in the fungal plant pathogen Colletotrichum gloeosporioides. Fungal Genet Biol. 2007;44:32-43 pubmed
    ..Here we show that induction or prevention of apoptosis by Bcl-2 proteins in the fungal plant pathogen Colletotrichum gloeosporioides is tightly linked with growth and morphogenetic adaptation that occur throughout the entire ..
  29. Xie L, Zhang J, Wan Y, Hu D. Identification of Colletotrichum spp. isolated from strawberry in Zhejiang Province and Shanghai City, China. J Zhejiang Univ Sci B. 2010;11:61-70 pubmed publisher
    Strawberry anthracnose, caused by Colletotrichum spp., is a major disease of cultivated strawberry. This study identifies 31 isolates of Colletotrichum spp. which cause strawberry anthracnose in Zhejiang Province and Shanghai City, China...
  30. Mendiratta D, Thamke D, Shukla A, Narang P. Keratitis due to Colletotrichum dematium--a case report. Indian J Med Microbiol. 2005;23:56-8 pubmed
    b>Colletotrichum dematium has been rarely reported from India before. The present case, a farmer, developed peripheral corneal ulcer five days following trauma with plant...
  31. Birker D, Heidrich K, Takahara H, Narusaka M, Deslandes L, Narusaka Y, et al. A locus conferring resistance to Colletotrichum higginsianum is shared by four geographically distinct Arabidopsis accessions. Plant J. 2009;60:602-13 pubmed publisher
    b>Colletotrichum higginsianum is a hemibiotrophic fungal pathogen that causes anthracnose disease on Arabidopsis and other crucifer hosts...
  32. Crouch J, Clarke B, Hillman B. What is the value of ITS sequence data in Colletotrichum systematics and species diagnosis? A case study using the falcate-spored graminicolous Colletotrichum group. Mycologia. 2009;101:648-56 pubmed
    Because the genus Colletotrichum is among the most important groups of plant pathogenic fungi worldwide, the ability to accurately diagnose species is vital for the implementation of effective disease control and quarantine measures...
  33. Alkan N, Davydov O, Sagi M, Fluhr R, Prusky D. Ammonium secretion by Colletotrichum coccodes activates host NADPH oxidase activity enhancing host cell death and fungal virulence in tomato fruits. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2009;22:1484-91 pubmed publisher
    b>Colletotrichum pathogens of fruit and leaves are known ammonium secretors. Here, we show that Colletotrichum coccodes virulence, as measured by tomato (Solanum lycopersicum cv...
  34. Zhao X, Wang Z, Shu S, Wang W, Xu H, Ahn Y, et al. Ethanol and methanol can improve huperzine A production from endophytic Colletotrichum gloeosporioides ES026. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e61777 pubmed publisher
    ..Endophytic Colletotrichum gloeosporioides ES026 was previously isolated from a HupA producing plant and the fungi also proved to produce ..
  35. Silva D, Talhinhas P, Cai L, Manuel L, Gichuru E, Loureiro A, et al. Host-jump drives rapid and recent ecological speciation of the emergent fungal pathogen Colletotrichum kahawae. Mol Ecol. 2012;21:2655-70 pubmed publisher
    ..of pathological, molecular and geographical data was used to investigate the recent emergence of the fungus Colletotrichum kahawae. C...
  36. Alkan N, Fluhr R, Prusky D. Ammonium secretion during Colletotrichum coccodes infection modulates salicylic and jasmonic acid pathways of ripe and unripe tomato fruit. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2012;25:85-96 pubmed publisher
    The postharvest pathogens Colletotrichum coccodes remains quiescent after infection of unripe fruit. However, during fruit ripening, the pathogen assumes a necrotrophic life style, rapidly colonizing the tissue. C...
  37. Cecília de Lima Fávaro L, Luiz Araújo W, Aparecida de Souza Paccola E, Lúcio Azevedo J, Paccola Meirelles L. Colletotrichum sublineolum genetic instability assessed by mutants resistant to chlorate. Mycol Res. 2007;111:93-105 pubmed
    The fungus Colletotrichum sublineolum, causal agent of sorghum anthracnose, presents high variability, genetic instability and host specialization...
  38. Geffroy V, Sévignac M, Billant P, Dron M, Langin T. Resistance to Colletotrichum lindemuthianum in Phaseolus vulgaris: a case study for mapping two independent genes. Theor Appl Genet. 2008;116:407-15 pubmed
    Anthracnose, caused by the hemibiotrophic fungal pathogen Colletotrichum lindemuthianum is a devastating disease of common bean. Resistant cultivars are economical means for defense against this pathogen...
  39. Yu C, Springob K, Schmidt J, Nicholson R, Chu I, Yip W, et al. A stilbene synthase gene (SbSTS1) is involved in host and nonhost defense responses in sorghum. Plant Physiol. 2005;138:393-401 pubmed
    ..SbCHS8 expression was induced in sorghum mesocotyls following inoculation with Cochliobolus heterotrophus and Colletotrichum sublineolum, corresponding to nonhost and host defense responses, respectively...
  40. Wijekoon C, Goodwin P, Valliani M, Hsiang T. The role of a putative peroxisomal-targeted epoxide hydrolase of Nicotiana benthamiana in interactions with Colletotrichum destructivum, C. orbiculare or Pseudomonas syringae pv. tabaci. Plant Sci. 2011;181:177-87 pubmed publisher
    ..NbEH2.1 expression increased with infections by the hemibiotrophs, Colletotrichum destructivum, Colletotrichum orbiculare or Pseudomonas syringae pv...
  41. Lee S, Hong J, Jeon W, Chung Y, Sung S, Choi D, et al. The salicylic acid-induced protection of non-climacteric unripe pepper fruit against Colletotrichum gloeosporioides is similar to the resistance of ripe fruit. Plant Cell Rep. 2009;28:1573-80 pubmed publisher
    The anthracnose fungus Colletotrichum gloeosporioides deleteriously affects unripe pepper fruit, but not ripe fruit...
  42. Crouch J, Beirn L, Cortese L, Bonos S, Clarke B. Anthracnose disease of switchgrass caused by the novel fungal species Colletotrichum navitas. Mycol Res. 2009;113:1411-21 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present work, we evaluate the causal agent of switchgrass anthracnose, a new species we describe as Colletotrichum navitas (navitas=Latin for energy). Multilocus molecular phylogenetics and morphological characters show C...
  43. Wicklow D, Jordan A, Gloer J. Antifungal metabolites (monorden, monocillins I, II, III) from Colletotrichum graminicola, a systemic vascular pathogen of maize. Mycol Res. 2009;113:1433-42 pubmed publisher
    b>Colletotrichum graminicola is a systemic vascular pathogen that causes anthracnose stalk rot and leaf blight of maize. In the course of an effort to explore the potential presence and roles of C...
  44. Lobuglio K, Pfister D. A Glomerella species phylogenetically related to Colletotrichum acutatum on Norway maple in Massachusetts. Mycologia. 2008;100:710-5 pubmed
    ..rDNA region, and of the D1-D2 LSU rDNA region, indicated that this species has phylogenetic affinities with Colletotrichum acutatum, C. acutatum f. sp. pineum, C. lupini, C. phormii and G. miyabeana...
  45. Takano Y, Takayanagi N, Hori H, Ikeuchi Y, Suzuki T, Kimura A, et al. A gene involved in modifying transfer RNA is required for fungal pathogenicity and stress tolerance of Colletotrichum lagenarium. Mol Microbiol. 2006;60:81-92 pubmed
    ..that a gene involved in m7G modification of tRNA is required for infection by the phytopathogenic fungus Colletotrichum lagenarium. Analysis of the infection-deficient mutant of C...
  46. Bonivento D, Pontiggia D, Matteo A, Fernandez Recio J, Salvi G, Tsernoglou D, et al. Crystal structure of the endopolygalacturonase from the phytopathogenic fungus Colletotrichum lupini and its interaction with polygalacturonase-inhibiting proteins. Proteins. 2008;70:294-9 pubmed
  47. Talhinhas P, Muthumeenakshi S, Neves Martins J, Oliveira H, Sreenivasaprasad S. Agrobacterium-mediated transformation and insertional mutagenesis in Colletotrichum acutatum for investigating varied pathogenicity lifestyles. Mol Biotechnol. 2008;39:57-67 pubmed publisher
    b>Colletotrichum acutatum is a cosmopolitan pathogen causing economically important diseases known as anthracnose on a wide range of hosts...
  48. Kleemann J, Takahara H, Stüber K, O Connell R. Identification of soluble secreted proteins from appressoria of Colletotrichum higginsianum by analysis of expressed sequence tags. Microbiology. 2008;154:1204-17 pubmed publisher
    The hemibiotrophic ascomycete Colletotrichum higginsianum causes anthracnose disease on brassica crops and the model plant Arabidopsis...
  49. Asakura M, Okuno T, Takano Y. Multiple contributions of peroxisomal metabolic function to fungal pathogenicity in Colletotrichum lagenarium. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2006;72:6345-54 pubmed
    In Colletotrichum lagenarium, which is the causal agent of cucumber anthracnose, PEX6 is required for peroxisome biogenesis and appressorium-mediated infection...
  50. Fujihara N, Sakaguchi A, Tanaka S, Fujii S, Tsuji G, Shiraishi T, et al. Peroxisome biogenesis factor PEX13 is required for appressorium-mediated plant infection by the anthracnose fungus Colletotrichum orbiculare. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2010;23:436-45 pubmed publisher
    ..an ortholog of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae peroxisome biogenesis gene PEX13 is required for pathogenicity of Colletotrichum orbiculare...
  51. Crouch J, Clarke B, White J, Hillman B. Systematic analysis of the falcate-spored graminicolous Colletotrichum and a description of six new species from warm-season grasses. Mycologia. 2009;101:717-32 pubmed
    Species limits in the fungal genus Colletotrichum are traditionally distinguished by appressorial and/or conidial morphology or through host plant association, but both criteria are criticized for their inability to resolve distinct taxa...
  52. Li J, Zhang Q, Gao Z, Wang F, Duan K, Ye Z, et al. Genome-wide identification and comparative expression analysis of NBS-LRR-encoding genes upon Colletotrichum gloeosporioides infection in two ecotypes of Fragaria vesca. Gene. 2013;527:215-27 pubmed publisher
    Anthracnose caused by Colletotrichum spp. is one of the most destructive diseases of cultivated strawberry (Fragaria×ananassa Duchesne) worldwide...
  53. de Los Santos Villalobos S, Barrera Galicia G, Miranda Salcedo M, Peña Cabriales J. Burkholderia cepacia XXVI siderophore with biocontrol capacity against Colletotrichum gloeosporioides. World J Microbiol Biotechnol. 2012;28:2615-23 pubmed publisher
    b>Colletotrichum gloeosporioides is the causal agent of anthracnose in mango. Burkholderia cepacia XXVI, isolated from mango rhizosphere and identified by 16S rDNA sequencing as a member of B...
  54. Shan X, Goodwin P. Silencing an ACC oxidase gene affects the susceptible host response of Nicotiana benthamiana to infection by Colletotrichum orbiculare. Plant Cell Rep. 2006;25:241-7 pubmed
    ..NbACO1, was cloned from cDNA of Nicotiana benthamiana leaves infected with the hemibiotrophic fungal pathogen, Colletotrichum orbiculare...
  55. Werner S, Sugui J, Steinberg G, Deising H. A chitin synthase with a myosin-like motor domain is essential for hyphal growth, appressorium differentiation, and pathogenicity of the maize anthracnose fungus Colletotrichum graminicola. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2007;20:1555-67 pubmed
    ..Previous studies have shown that a class VI CHS of the maize anthracnose fungus Colletotrichum graminicola is essential for cell wall synthesis of conidia and vegetative hyphae...
  56. Bhadauria V, Banniza S, Vandenberg A, Selvaraj G, Wei Y. EST mining identifies proteins putatively secreted by the anthracnose pathogen Colletotrichum truncatum. BMC Genomics. 2011;12:327 pubmed publisher
    b>Colletotrichum truncatum is a haploid, hemibiotrophic, ascomycete fungal pathogen that causes anthracnose disease on many economically important leguminous crops...
  57. Boersma J, Pallotta M, Li C, Buirchell B, Sivasithamparam K, Yang H. Construction of a genetic linkage map using MFLP and identification of molecular markers linked to domestication genes in narrow-leafed lupin (Lupinus angustifolius L.). Cell Mol Biol Lett. 2005;10:331-44 pubmed
    ..4 cM between adjacent markers. This is the first published map for a lupin species. The map can be exploited for marker assisted selection for genetic improvement in lupin breeding programs...
  58. Gomes S, Prieto P, Martins Lopes P, Carvalho T, Martin A, Guedes Pinto H. Development of Colletotrichum acutatum on tolerant and susceptible Olea europaea L. cultivars: a microscopic analysis. Mycopathologia. 2009;168:203-11 pubmed publisher
    b>Colletotrichum acutatum is a cosmopolitan and damaging plant pathogen of temperate, subtropical, and tropical fruits and causes anthracnose on olive (Olea europaea L.). Three olive cultivars showing a variable response to infection by C...
  59. Sakaguchi A, Tsuji G, Kubo Y. A yeast STE11 homologue CoMEKK1 is essential for pathogenesis-related morphogenesis in Colletotrichum orbiculare. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2010;23:1563-72 pubmed publisher
    ..including mitogen-activated protein kinase (MAPK) pathways, are involved in appressorium development in Colletotrichum orbiculare, the causal agent of cucumber anthracnose disease...
  60. Sukno S, Garcia V, Shaw B, Thon M. Root infection and systemic colonization of maize by Colletotrichum graminicola. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2008;74:823-32 pubmed
    b>Colletotrichum graminicola is a filamentous ascomycete that causes anthracnose disease of maize. While the fungus can cause devastating foliar leaf blight and stalk rot diseases, little is known about its ability to infect roots...
  61. Gonçalves Vidigal M, Cruz A, Lacanallo G, Vidigal Filho P, Sousa L, Pacheco C, et al. Co-segregation analysis and mapping of the anthracnose Co-10 and angular leaf spot Phg-ON disease-resistance genes in the common bean cultivar Ouro Negro. Theor Appl Genet. 2013;126:2245-55 pubmed publisher
    ..These results will be very useful for breeding programs aimed at developing bean cultivars with ANT and ALS resistance using marker-assisted selection. ..
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