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Advances in Plant Pathology

Plant pathology deals mainly with biotic phenomena that interfere with the normal metabolism of plants. Plants have developed mechanisms to deal with pathogenic attacks, while at the same time, pathogens are actively devising ways of overcoming the plant defense systems. Plant pathologists have been advancing their studies from morphological and physiological to now molecular studies at the gene level. There are various approaches for different microorganisms and plants. This makes the study of plant pathology diverse. This book, Advances in Plant Pathology, attempts to investigate advances in viral, fungal, bacterial, and other diagnostic molecular approaches in various plants.

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Advances in Plant PathologyEdited by Josphert N. Kimatu

Published: August 29th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.71796

ISBN: 978-1-78923-609-5

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-608-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-611-7

Copyright year: 2018

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2901 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

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1. Modeling the Main Fungal Diseases of Winter Wheat: Constraints and Possible Solutions

By Moussa El Jarroudi, Louis Kouadio, Bernard Tychon, Mustapha El Jarroudi, Jürgen Junk, Clive Bock and Philippe Delfosse

463

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2. The Biology of Thecaphora frezii Smut and Its Effects on Argentine Peanut Production

By Luis Ignacio Cazón, Juan Andrés Paredes and Alejandro Mario Rago

420

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3. Systematic Identification of the Xylophilus Group in the Genus Bursaphelenchus

By Jianfeng Gu

275

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4. Quorum Sensing in Gram-Negative Plant Pathogenic Bacteria

By Siphathele Sibanda, Lucy Novungayo Moleleki, Divine Yufetar Shyntum and Teresa Ann Coutinho

690

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5. Leaf Curl Disease: A Significant Constraint in the Production of Tomato in India

By Pradeep Kumar and Manish Kumar

456

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6. Plant Defense and Counter Defense by Viruses

By Muzafar Ahmad Sheikh

353

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7. Developing an Online Grapevine Trunk Disease Diagnostic Aid

By Mizuho Nita

249

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