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Noun1.Plasmodiophora - type genus of Plasmodiophoraceae comprising minute plant parasitic fungi similar to and sometimes included among the slime molds
fungus genus - includes lichen genera
family Plasmodiophoraceae, Plasmodiophoraceae - family of fungi often causing hypertrophy in seed plants
clubroot fungus, Plasmodiophora brassicae - a fungus resembling slime mold that causes swellings or distortions of the roots of cabbages and related plants
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(iii) Five out of 6 experiments in cluster 3 (IDs 9, 28, 29, 31, and 32; Botrytis cinerea, Plasmodiophora brassicae, and Fusarium oxysporum pv.
Clubroot is caused by the fungus Plasmodiophora brassicae, which causes galls, or knots, in the roots.
annum, Ocimum basilicum Plasmodiophora brassica (S) Brassica rapa Pratylenchus penetrans Daucus carota (root lesion nematodes; (S)) Ralstonia solanacearum (S) L.
In another study, a large number of differentially expressed defense-related genes were identified between two near-isogenic lines of Brassica rapa at 0-hour postinoculation (hpi), that is, before encountering the pathogen Plasmodiophora brassicae [32].
Clubroot disease, caused by the pathogen Plasmodiophora brassicae, is one of the most serious problems in crucifer cultivation worldwide [1].
Other fungal diseases like Club root (Plasmodiophora brassicae), and Alternaria leaf spot (Alternaria brassicae) can also cause serious yield losses.
Environmental Protection Agency, 2003), tobacco mosaic virus, Plasmodiophora brassicae, and tomato seeds (Germany; Bundesministerium fur Umwelt, Naturschutz und Reaktorsicherheit, 1998, BioAbfV), Streptococcus feacalis (Denmark; Bendixen, 1994), Clostridium perfringens, Salmonella spp., and a member of the Enterobacteriaceae, e.g., Escherichia coli (EU; The European parliament and council, 2002.
Sacristan & Hoffman [22] studied direct infection of embryogenic tissue cultures of haploid Brassica napus with resting spores of Plasmodiophora brassicae.
The overexpression of defensins and thionins in transgenic plants was demonstrated to reduce development of several different pathogens, including Alternaria, Fusarium, and Plasmodiophora, and provided resistance to Verticillium on potato under field conditions (Gao et al., 2000).