Front-runners in plant-microbe interactions.


Ronald’s laboratory has engineered rice for resistance to disease and tolerance to flooding, which seriously threaten rice crops in Asia and Africa. Ronald led the isolation of the rice XA21 immune receptor, the bacterial Ax21 quorum sensing factor and the rice Sub1A submergence tolerance transcription factor. In 1996, she established the Genetic Resources… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.pbi.2012.06.001