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Transcriptional Programming and Functional Interactions within the Phytophthora sojae RXLR Effector Repertoire[C][W][OA]
This study presents a broad functional survey of a large sample of candidate RXLR effectors in the oomycete pathogen of soybean (Phytophthora sojae). Suppression of plant defense, transcriptionExpand
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The bZIP Transcription Factor MoAP1 Mediates the Oxidative Stress Response and Is Critical for Pathogenicity of the Rice Blast Fungus Magnaporthe oryzae
Saccharomyces cerevisiae Yap1 protein is an AP1-like transcription factor involved in the regulation of the oxidative stress response. An ortholog of Yap1, MoAP1, was recently identified from theExpand
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The circular RNA ciRS-7 (Cdr1as) acts as a risk factor of hepatic microvascular invasion in hepatocellular carcinoma
PurposeCircular RNAs (circRNA) represent a novel class of widespread and diverse endogenous RNAs that regulate gene expression in mammals. microRNA-7 (miR-7) is a well-demonstrated suppressor ofExpand
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Two Host Cytoplasmic Effectors Are Required for Pathogenesis of Phytophthora sojae by Suppression of Host Defenses1[W][OA]
Phytophthora sojae encodes hundreds of putative host cytoplasmic effectors with conserved FLAK motifs following signal peptides, termed crinkling- and necrosis-inducing proteins (CRN) or Crinkler.Expand
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A Phytophthora sojae Glycoside Hydrolase 12 Protein Is a Major Virulence Factor during Soybean Infection and Is Recognized as a PAMP[OPEN]
Phytophthora sojae produces the xyloglucan-degrading enzyme XEG1 as a virulence factor; this apoplastic effector is also recognized via the plant’s PAMP recognition machinery. We identified aExpand
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Flame retardants and organochlorines in indoor dust from several e-waste recycling sites in South China: composition variations and implications for human exposure.
Several classes of flame retardants, such as polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs), novel brominated flame retardants (NBFRs), dechlorane plus (DPs), and organophosphate flame retardants (PFRs),Expand
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Eight RGS and RGS-like Proteins Orchestrate Growth, Differentiation, and Pathogenicity of Magnaporthe oryzae
  • Haifeng Zhang, W. Tang, +10 authors Z. Zhang
  • Biology, Medicine
  • PLoS pathogens
  • 1 December 2011
A previous study identified MoRgs1 as an RGS protein that negative regulates G-protein signaling to control developmental processes such as conidiation and appressorium formation in MagnaportheExpand
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MgCRZ1, a transcription factor of Magnaporthe grisea, controls growth, development and is involved in full virulence.
Calcineurin, a conserved Ca(2+)/calmodulin-regulated protein phosphatase, is an important mediator of calcium-dependent signal transduction pathways in many organisms. In Saccharomyces cerevisiae,Expand
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A paralogous decoy protects Phytophthora sojae apoplastic effector PsXEG1 from a host inhibitor
Host-pathogen point-counterpoint The arms race between pathogen and host is a well-known phenomenon. Ma et al. have now identified how an enzymatically inactive protein can abet a pathogen'sExpand
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Phytophthora sojae Avirulence Effector Avr3b is a Secreted NADH and ADP-ribose Pyrophosphorylase that Modulates Plant Immunity
Plants have evolved pathogen-associated molecular pattern (PAMP)-triggered immunity (PTI) and effector-triggered immunity (ETI) to protect themselves from infection by diverse pathogens. AvirulenceExpand
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