Immunity to Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. sepedonicus: Inheritance of immunity in Solanum acaule

@article{Kriel2004ImmunityTC,
  title={Immunity to Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. sepedonicus: Inheritance of immunity in Solanum acaule},
  author={Carina Kriel and Shelley H. Jansky and Neil C. Gudmestad and D. H. Ronis},
  journal={Euphytica},
  year={2004},
  volume={82},
  pages={133-139}
}
Bacterial ring rot of potato (Solanum tuberosum) has not been successfully controlled through management of certified seed. Therefore, the identification of immunity to this pathogen and its introgression into the cultivated potato is vitally important to the potato industry. Immunity was detected in the disomic tetraploid 2EBN (Endosperm Balance Number) species S. acaule. Immune and nonimmune parents were crossed in a 4 × 4 mating scheme that consisted of four immune × immune crosses, four… CONTINUE READING