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Development of an Efficient Screening System for Resistance of Tomato Cultivars to Ralstonia solanacearum
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  • Journal title : Research in Plant Disease
  • Volume 21, Issue 4,  2015, pp.290-296
  • Publisher : Korean Society of Plant Pathology
  • DOI : 10.5423/RPD.2015.21.4.290
 Title & Authors
Development of an Efficient Screening System for Resistance of Tomato Cultivars to Ralstonia solanacearum
Lee, Ji Hyun; Jang, Kyoung Soo; Choi, Yong Ho; Kim, Jin-Cheol; Choi, Gyung Ja;
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This study was conducted to establish an efficient screening system for resistant tomato to bacterial wilt caused by Ralstonia solanacearum. Under several conditions such as inoculation methods, growth stages of tomato seedlings, inoculum concentrations, and incubating temperatures after inoculation, development of bacterial wilt on nine resistant or susceptible cultivars of tomato was investigated. To inoculate by drenching the non-cut roots with the bacterial suspension was better to distinguish resistance and susceptibility of tomato cultivars than by drenching the cut roots using scalpel. And `Hawaii7996` a resistant tomato to R. solanacearum showed high resistance at all the tested conditions including growth stages (3-, 6-, 8-, 10-leaf stages), inoculum concentrations ($OD_{600}
Bacterial wilt;Breeding;Disease resistance;Screening;Solanum lycopersicum;
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