Fungal biology and agriculture: revisiting the field.

@article{Yarden2003FungalBA,
  title={Fungal biology and agriculture: revisiting the field.},
  author={O. Yarden and D. Ebbole and S. Freeman and R. J. Rodriguez and M. Dickman},
  journal={Molecular plant-microbe interactions : MPMI},
  year={2003},
  volume={16 10},
  pages={
          859-66
        }
}
Plant pathology has made significant progress over the years, a process that involved overcoming a variety of conceptual and technological hurdles. Descriptive mycology and the advent of chemical plant-disease management have been followed by biochemical and physiological studies of fungi and their hosts. The later establishment of biochemical genetics along with the introduction of DNA-mediated transformation have set the stage for dissection of gene function and advances in our understanding… Expand
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