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Systemic Infection of Maize, Sorghum, Rice, and Beet Seedlings with Fumonisin-Producing and Nonproducing Fusarium verticillioides Strains
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  • Journal title : The Plant Pathology Journal
  • Volume 31, Issue 4,  2015, pp.334-342
  • Publisher : Korean Society of Plant Pathology
  • DOI : 10.5423/PPJ.OA.05.2015.0088
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Systemic Infection of Maize, Sorghum, Rice, and Beet Seedlings with Fumonisin-Producing and Nonproducing Fusarium verticillioides Strains
Dastjerdi, Raana; Karlovsky, Petr;
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Two fumonisin-nonproducing strains of Fusarium verticillioides and their fumonisin producing progenitors were tested for aggressiveness toward maize, sorghum, rice, and beetroot seedlings grown under greenhouse conditions. None of the plants showed obvious disease symptoms after root dip inoculation. Fungal biomass was determined by species-specific real-time PCR. No significant (P
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