OsGF14e positively regulates panicle blast resistance in rice.

  title={OsGF14e positively regulates panicle blast resistance in rice.},
  author={Qing Liu and Jianyuan Yang and Shaohong Zhang and Junliang Zhao and Aiqing Feng and Tifeng Yang and Xiaofei Wang and Xingxue Mao and Jingfang Dong and Xiaoyuan Zhu and Hei Leung and Jan E Leach and Bin Liu},
  journal={Biochemical and biophysical research communications},
  volume={471 1},
Though GF14e has been reported to negatively regulate bacterial blight and sheath blight resistance in rice, its effect on panicle blast, the most destructive disease in rice is still unknown. In the present study, we identified that GF14e was highly expressed in panicles and was induced in panicles infected by blast pathogen. Overexpression of GF14e… CONTINUE READING