Detection and quantification of Rhizoctonia cerealis in soil using real-time PCR

@article{Guo2012DetectionAQ,
  title={Detection and quantification of Rhizoctonia cerealis in soil using real-time PCR},
  author={Yingpeng Guo and Wei Li and Haiyan Sun and Ning Wang and Hanshou Yu and Huaigu Chen},
  journal={Journal of General Plant Pathology},
  year={2012},
  volume={78},
  pages={247-254}
}
Rhizoctonia cerealis E.P. van der Hoeven (anamorph of Ceratobasidium cereale D.I. Murray and Burpee), which causes sharp eyespot in wheat, is a major soilborne fungal pathogen that severely impairs yield and quality of winter wheat in China. Because the pathogen is difficult to identify and quantify in soil using conventional methods, a rapid and reliable… CONTINUE READING