Dynamics of infection-related morphogenesis and pathogenesis in Colletotrichum orbiculare

@article{Kubo2013DynamicsOI,
  title={Dynamics of infection-related morphogenesis and pathogenesis in Colletotrichum orbiculare},
  author={Yasuyuki Kubo and Yoshitaka Takano},
  journal={Journal of General Plant Pathology},
  year={2013},
  volume={79},
  pages={233-242}
}
Colletotrichum orbiculare (syn. C. lagenarium) is the causal agent of anthracnose disease on cucurbit plants. This fungus forms dome-shaped, melanized appressoria as a host invasion structure. Strain 104-T (MAFF240422) of C. orbiculare, which was originally isolated from a cucumber plant in 1951 by Dr. Yasumori, Kyoto University, has proven to be an… CONTINUE READING