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Plant pathology

The scientific study of plant diseases, their treatment and prevention.

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Plant pathology

parasexualism

Plants; Plant pathology

A type of recombination, found in certain heterokaryotic fungi, that is based on mitosis rather than meiosis. Genetically distinct haploid nuclei fuse in the heterokaryon. The resulting diploid ...

internal transcribed spacers

Plants; Plant pathology

Regions of a DNA sequence that separate genes for certain ribosomal RNAs (rRNAs. ) These genes appear to be nearly identical among a wide variety of species, but the DNA spacers between them are ...

internal transcribed spacers (ITS)

Plants; Plant pathology

Regions of a DNA sequence that separate genes for certain ribosomal RNAs (rRNAs. ) These genes appear to be nearly identical among a wide variety of species, but the DNA spacers between them are ...

circulative-propagative transmission

Plants; Plant pathology

Pathogen transmission characterized by a long period of acquisition of the pathogen (usually a mollicute, e.g. phytoplasma or spiroplasma, and sometimes a virus) by a vector (typically an insect), a ...

propagative transmission

Plants; Plant pathology

Pathogen transmission characterized by a long period of acquisition of the pathogen (usually a mollicute, e.g. phytoplasma or spiroplasma, and sometimes a virus) by a vector (typically an insect), a ...

circulative propagative transmission

Plants; Plant pathology

Pathogen transmission characterized by a long period of acquisition of the pathogen (usually a mollicute, e.g. phytoplasma or spiroplasma, and sometimes a virus) by a vector (typically an insect), a ...

species

Plants; Plant pathology

Any one kind of life subordinate to a genus but above a race; a group of closely related individuals of the same ancestry, resembling one another in certain inherited characteristics of structure and ...

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