Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Plant Pathology

Edited by Christian Joseph Cumagun

University of the Philippines Los Baños, Philippines

Plant pathology is an applied science that deals with the nature, causes and control of plant diseases in agriculture and forestry. The vital role of plant pathology in attaining food security and food safety for the world cannot be overemphasized.

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Plant PathologyEdited by Christian Joseph Cumagun

Published: April 4th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1390

ISBN: 978-953-51-0489-6

Copyright year: 2012

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60689 Total Chapter Downloads

40 Crossref Citations

56 Web of Science Citations

86 Dimensions Citations

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1. Taxonomic Review of and Development of a Lucid Key for Philippine Cercosporoids and Related Fungi

By M. Mahamuda Begum, Teresita U. Dalisay and Christian Joseph R. Cumagun

2070

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2. General Description of Rhizoctonia Species Complex

By Genhua Yang and Chengyun Li

5301

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3. Phytobacterial Type VI Secretion System - Gene Distribution, Phylogeny, Structure and Biological Functions

By Panagiotis F. Sarris, Emmanouil A. Trantas, Nicholas Skandalis, Anastasia P. Tampakaki, Maria Kapanidou, Michael Kokkinidis, and Nickolas J. Panopoulos

2442

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4. Novel Elicitors Induce Defense Responses in Cut Flowers

By Anastasios I. Darras

2361

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5. Functional Identification of Genes Encoding Effector Proteins in Magnaporthe oryzae

By Jing Yang and Chengyun Li

2000

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6. The Role of the Extracellular Matrix (ECM) in Phytopathogenic Fungi: A Potential Target for Disease Control

By Kenichi Ikeda, Kanako Inoue, Hiroko Kitagawa, Hiroko Meguro, Saki Shimoi and Pyoyun Park

2585

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7. Molecular Tools for Detection of Plant Pathogenic Fungi and Fungicide Resistance

By Nieves Capote, Ana María Pastrana, Ana Aguado and Paloma Sánchez-Torres

14215

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8. Novel Methods for the Quantification of Pathogenic Fungi in Crop Plants: Quantitative PCR and ELISA Accurately Determine Fusarium Biomass

By Kurt Brunner, Andreas Farnleitner and Robert L. Mach

3437

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9. Gray Mold of Castor: A Review

By Dartanhã José Soares

2358

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10. Effect of Nutrition and Soil Function on Pathogens of Tropical Tree Crops

By Peter McMahon

6308

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11. Current Advances in the Fusarium Wilt Disease Management in Banana with Emphasis on Biological Control

By R. Thangavelu and M.M. Mustaffa

7747

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12. Epidemiology and Control of Plant Diseases Caused by Phytopathogenic Bacteria: The Case of Olive Knot Disease Caused by Pseudomonas savastanoi pv. savastanoi

By José M. Quesada, Ramón Penyalver and María M. López

3496

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13. Horizontal or Generalized Resistance to Pathogens in Plants

By P.J. Keane

6369

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