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Vegetable Grafting: History, Use, and Current Technology Status in North America
Grafting of vegetable seedlings is a unique horticultural technology practiced for many years in East Asia to overcome issues associated with intensive cultivation using limited arable land. This… Expand
A method for obtaining quantities of clean meloidogyne eggs.
We have obtained gram quantities of clean, viable eggs of Meloidogyne incognita by a method which combined treatment with hypochlorite and differential centrifugation. Chili pepper plants (Capsicum… Expand
Meloidogyne incognita: a metabolic sink.
- M. Mcclure
- Biology, Medicine
- Journal of nematology
were present al though none were found in meristematic or vascular tissues. These features are characteristic of parasitism by Pratylenchus species in many hosts (5, 6). Pratylenchus vulnus also was… Expand
Genotypic differentiation of meloidogyne populations by detection of restriction fragment length difference in total DNA.
Detection of EcoRI restriction fragment length differences in repetitive DNA sequences permitted the rapid diagnosis, by genotype, of randomly selected populations of Meloidogyne incognita, Races 1,… Expand
Root-Knot Nematodes in Golf Course Greens of the Western United States.
- M. Mcclure, C. Nischwitz, A. Skantar, M. Schmitt, S. Subbotin
- Biology, Medicine
- Plant disease
- 10 April 2012
A survey of 238 golf courses in 10 states of the western United States found root-knot nematodes (Meloidogyne spp.) in 60% of the putting greens sampled. Sequence and phylogenetic analyses of 18S… Expand
In-Season Prediction of Corn Yield Using Plant Height under Major Production Systems
The relationship between corn (Zea mays L.) yield and plant height has been poorly documented in major corn production systems. This study was conducted to assess the relationship of corn yield with… Expand
Increased penetration of host roots by nematodes after recovery from quiescence induced by root cap exudate
Fourteen of 20 plant species surveyed produced root cap exudates that induced a state of reversible quiescence in Meloidogyne incognita and Caenorhabditis elegans. Exudate from six species failed to… Expand
A method for staining nematode secretions and structures.
Secretions from amphids, phasmids, and excretory system were stained by incubating nematodes in 0.1% coomassie brilliant blue G-250 in 40% aqueous methanol containing 10% acetic acid on slides with… Expand
The surface coat of plant-parasitic nematodes: chemical composition, origin, and biological role-a review.
Chemical composition, origin, and biological role of the surface coat (SC) of plant-parasitic nematodes are described and compared with those of animal-parasitic and free-living nematodes. The SC of… Expand
A simple method of processing nematodes for electron microscopy.
Processing nematodes and other small biological specimens for electron microscopy is simplified by the use of a chamber to contain the specimens dttring fixation, dehydration, and critical-point… Expand