Identification and Characterization of Suppressors

  • B. Beißmann
  • K.-H. Kogel
Part of the Modern Methods of Plant Analysis book series (MOLMETHPLANT, volume 13)

Abstract

Plants, like other living organisms, have evolved various mechanisms by which they usually can counter the advance of invading microbes. Functionally, these resistance mechanisms may be either constitutive (preformed) or inducible. Induced resistance mechanisms often involve gene activation.

Keywords

Carbohydrate Citrate Lignin Glycine Microbe 

Abbreviations

dpi

days post-inoculation

ELISA

enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay

GLC

gas liquid chromatography

HR

hypersensitive response

IWF

intercellular washing fluid

NSE

non-specific elicitor preparation

PAL

phenylalanine ammonia-lyase

Pgt elicitor

elicitor of Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici.

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  • K.-H. Kogel

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