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The emergence of Ug99 races of the stem rust fungus is a threat to world wheat production.
Race Ug99 of the fungus Puccinia graminis tritici that causes stem or black rust disease on wheat was first detected in Uganda in 1998. Seven races belonging to the Ug99 lineage are now known andExpand
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Disease Impact on Wheat Yield Potential and Prospects of Genetic Control.
Wheat is grown worldwide in diverse geographical regions, environments, and production systems. Although many diseases and pests are known to reduce grain yield potential and quality, the three rustsExpand
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Bacterial biodiversity from Roopkund Glacier, Himalayan mountain ranges, India
The bacterial diversity of two soil samples collected from the periphery of the Roopkund glacial lake and one soil sample from the surface of the Roopkund Glacier in the Himalayan ranges wasExpand
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Genome-wide association mapping for resistance to leaf rust, stripe rust and tan spot in wheat reveals potential candidate genes
Key messageGenome-wide association mapping in conjunction with population sequencing map and Ensembl plants was used to identify markers/candidate genes linked to leaf rust, stripe rust and tan spotExpand
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Biochemical Characterization and Antitumor Study of l-Glutaminase from Bacillus cereus MTCC 1305
  • P. Singh, R. Banik
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology
  • 20 July 2013
Abstractl-Glutaminase (E.C. extracellularly produced by Bacillus cereus MTCC 1305 was purified to apparent homogeneity with a fine band. The molecular weight of native enzyme and its subunitExpand
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Assessment of Neurotrophins and Inflammatory Mediators in Vitreous of Patients With Diabetic Retinopathy
Purpose To assess vitreous levels of inflammatory cytokines and neurotrophins (NTs) in diabetic retinopathy (DR) and elucidate their potential roles. Methods A prospective study was performed on 50Expand
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Zika virus infects cells lining the blood-retinal barrier and causes chorioretinal atrophy in mouse eyes.
Zika virus (ZIKV) is an important pathogen that causes not only neurologic, but also ocular, abnormalities. Thus, it is imperative that models to study ZIKV pathogenesis in the eye are developed toExpand
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Cyanobacterial bioactive molecules--an overview of their toxic properties.
Allelopathic interactions involving cyanobacteria are being increasingly explored for the pharmaceutical and environmental significance of the bioactive molecules. Among the toxic compounds producedExpand
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Pantoprazole improves glycemic control in type 2 diabetes: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.
OBJECTIVE Proton pump inhibitors, by elevating plasma gastrin, can influence glucose-insulin homeostasis. Because there are no controlled clinical trials, the present study was planned to evaluateExpand
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From QTL to variety-harnessing the benefits of QTLs for drought, flood and salt tolerance in mega rice varieties of India through a multi-institutional network.
Rice is a staple cereal of India cultivated in about 43.5Mha area but with relatively low average productivity. Abiotic factors like drought, flood and salinity affect rice production adversely inExpand
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