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Stripe Rust

  • Xianming Chen
  • Zhensheng Kang

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Anmin Wan, Xiaojie Wang, Zhensheng Kang, Xianming Chen
    Pages 35-154
  3. Zhensheng Kang, Chunlei Tang, Jie Zhao, Yulin Cheng, Jie Liu, Jun Guo et al.
    Pages 155-282
  4. Xianming Chen
    Pages 283-352
  5. Meinan Wang, Xianming Chen
    Pages 353-558
  6. Xianming Chen, Zhensheng Kang
    Pages 559-599
  7. Xianming Chen, Zhensheng Kang
    Pages 601-630
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 631-719

About this book


This book comprehensively introduces stripe rust disease, its development and its integrated control. Covering the biology, genetics, genome, and functional genomics of the pathogen, it also discusses host and non-host resistance, their interactions with the pathogen and the epidemiology of the disease. It is intended for scientists, postgraduates and undergraduates studying stripe rust, plant pathology, crop breeding, crop protection and agricultural science.  It is also a valuable reference book for growers, consultants and administrators in agricultural businesses and education. 


Fungal biology Puccinia striifomis Resistance Stripe rust plant pathogen wheat disease

Editors and affiliations

  • Xianming Chen
    • 1
    • 2
  • Zhensheng Kang
    • 3
  1. 1.US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Wheat HealthGenetics and Quality Research UnitPullmanUSA
  2. 2.Department of Plant PathologyWashington State UniversityPullmanUSA
  3. 3.State Key Laboratory of Crop Stress Biology for Arid Areas and College of Plant ProtectionNorthwest A&F UniversityYanglingChina

About the editors

Dr. Xianming Chen is a research plant pathologist of the US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Wheat Health, Genetics and Quality Research Unit and an adjunct professor at Washington State University, USA. 

Dr. Zhensheng Kang is a professor at College of Plant Protection, Northwest A&F University, China. 

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