A novel class of elicitin-like genes from Phytophthora infestans.

@article{Kamoun1997ANC,
  title={A novel class of elicitin-like genes from Phytophthora infestans.},
  author={Sophien Kamoun and H̊akan Lindqvist and Francine Govers},
  journal={Molecular plant-microbe interactions : MPMI},
  year={1997},
  volume={10 8},
  pages={1028-30}
}
Elicitins are a family of structurally related proteins that induce hypersensitive response in specific plant species. Two Phytophthora infestans cDNAs, inf2A and inf2B, potentially encoding novel elicitin-like proteins, were isolated from a cDNA library made from infected potato tissue. Multiple sequence alignments and phylogenetic analyses of 19 elicitins and elicitin-like proteins from nine Phytophthora spp. and from Pythium vexans suggest that there are at least five distinct classes within… CONTINUE READING

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