Transcription profiling of blight susceptible and resistant rice cultivars following Xanthomonas oryzae pv oryzae inoculation
ABSTRACT: The transcriptomic modulations leading to defense response in rice one hour after inoculation by Xanthomonas oryzae pv oryzae. Xoo and mock inoculated plant of cultivars IET8585 (bacterial leaf blight resistant) and IR-24 (bacterial leaf blight susceptible) were compared.
BACKGROUND: Xanthomonas oryzae pv oryzae is a devastating pathogen of rice and has been extensively studied as a model pathogen of monocotyledons. Expressional studies in both the contenders have been undertaken in past to understand the molecular mechanism underlying the compatible and incompatible interactions in the pathosystem. Continuous update on database and gene annotations necessitates constant updating on the roles of the new entities as well as reinterpretation of regulations of the p ...[more]
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