Identification of Plasmodiophora brassicae effectors — A challenging goal

  title={Identification of Plasmodiophora brassicae effectors — A challenging goal},
  author={Edel P{\'e}rez-L{\'o}pez and Matthew Waldner and Musharaf Hossain and Anthony J. Kusalik and Yangdou Wei and Peta C. Bonham‐Smith and Christopher D. Todd},
  pages={1344 - 1353}
ABSTRACT Clubroot is an economically important disease affecting Brassica plants worldwide. Plasmodiophora brassicae is the protist pathogen associated with the disease, and its soil-borne obligate parasitic nature has impeded studies related to its biology and the mechanisms involved in its infection of the plant host. The identification of effector proteins is key to understanding how the pathogen manipulates the plant’s immune response and the genes involved in resistance. After more than… 

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