Host Specificity

Known as: Host Species Specificities, Specificity, Host, Host Species Specificity 
The properties of a pathogen that makes it capable of infecting one or more specific hosts. The pathogen can include PARASITES as well as VIRUSES… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Leguminous plants can enter into root nodule symbioses with nitrogen-fixing soil bacteria known as rhizobia. An intriguing but… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Staphylococcus aureus is a commensal and pathogen of several mammalian species, particularly humans and cattle. We aimed to (i… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Multihost parasites have been implicated in the emergence of new diseases in humans and wildlife, yet little is known about… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Two decades of research have not established whether tropical insect herbivores are dominated by specialists or generalists. This… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The genus Xanthomonas is a diverse and economically important group of bacterial phytopathogens, belonging to the γ-subdivision… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Human E-cadherin promotes entry of the bacterial pathogen Listeria monocytogenes into mammalian cells by interacting with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Recent research on parasite evolution has highlighted the importance of host specialization in speciation, either through host… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
Clavicipitaceous endophytes (Ascomycetes) are distributed worldwide in many grasses and sedges forming a perennial and often… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
In Rhizobium leguminosarum biovar viciae, the nodABCand nodFEL operons are involved in the production of lipo-oligosaccharide… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
In an attempt to assess the importance of the nucleoprotein (NP) in the determination of host specificity, a series of… (More)
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