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Sulphur - a general overview and interaction with nitrogen.
To minimize the gap between the demand and supply of cereals, oilseeds and pulses, intensive efforts are being made to increase their production. As ever-increasing population and urbanization cannotExpand
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Geminivirus vectors for high-level expression of foreign proteins in plant cells.
Bean yellow dwarf virus (BeYDV) is a monopartite geminivirus that can infect dicotyledonous plants. We have developed a high-level expression system that utilizes elements of the replicationExpand
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Multi‐tasking of nonstructural gene products is required for bean yellow dwarf geminivirus transcriptional regulation
Mastreviridae, of the family geminiviridae, possess a monopartite genome and are transmitted by leafhoppers. Bean yellow dwarf dirus (BeYDV) is a mastrevirus which originated from South Africa andExpand
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Production of mutagenic metabolites by Metarhizium anisopliae.
NG-391 (1) and NG-393 (2), previously reported from undescribed Fusarium species as nerve-cell growth stimulants, were identified from fermentation extracts of the entomopathogenic fungus MetarhiziumExpand
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Antioxidant Activities and Xanthine Oxidase Inhibitory Effects of Hot-water Extracts from Fruits of Elaeagnus multiflora Thunb. in Maturity
This study was conducted to analyze the antioxidant activity and xanthine oxidase inhibitory effect of hot-water extracts from Elaeagnus multiflora Thunb. to provide fundamental data for theExpand
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Enhanced resistance to bacterial and fungal pathogens by overexpression of a human cathelicidin antimicrobial peptide (hCAP18/LL-37) in Chinese cabbage
The human cathelicidin antimicrobial protein hCAP18, which includes the C-terminal peptide LL-37, is a multifunctional protein. As a possible approach to enhancing the resistance to plant disease, aExpand
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Relationship between Preharvest Factors and the Incidence of Storage Disorders in ‘Fuji’ Apples during CA Storage
This study was carried out to evaluate the effect of pre-harvest factors on fruit quality and the incidence of storage disorders in ‘Fuji’ apple during CA storage. Incidence of storage disordersExpand
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Agrobacterium-Mediated Disruption of a Nonribosomal Peptide Synthetase Gene in the Invertebrate Pathogen Metarhizium anisopliae Reveals a Peptide Spore Factor
ABSTRACT Numerous secondary metabolites have been isolated from the insect pathogenic fungus Metarhizium anisopliae, but the roles of these compounds as virulence factors in disease development areExpand
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Typing of nontypable staphylococci by lysogeny.
Strains of coagulase-positive staphylococci which were nontypable with the routine typing set of phages could be typed by lysogeny with phage-propagating strains as indicators and with ultravioletExpand
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Expression and Purification of Heterologous Proteins in Plant Tissue Using a Geminivirus Vector System
In the past, plant molecular biologists have relied on Escherichia coli, baculovirus and other expression systems to produce plant proteins to quantities sufficient for biochemical analysis. However,Expand
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