Ustilaginales

Known as: Ustilaginale, Smut fungi, smut 
An order of basidiomycetous fungi; some species are parasitic on grasses (POACEAE) and maize.
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Bioaerosols are relevant for public health and may play an important role in the climate system, but their atmospheric abundance… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Maize smut caused by the fungus Ustilago maydis is a widespread disease characterized by the development of large plant tumours… (More)
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2010
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2010
Biotrophic pathogens, such as the related maize pathogenic fungi Ustilago maydis and Sporisorium reilianum, establish an intimate… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The basidiomycete Ustilago maydis causes smut disease in maize. Colonization of the host plant is initiated by direct penetration… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Invasive plant species both threaten native biodiversity and are economically costly, but only a few naturalized species become… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Ustilago maydis, the causative agent of corn smut disease, is one of the most versatile model systems for the study of plant… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
In unconscious semantic priming, an unidentifiable visually masked word (the prime) facilitates semantic classification of a… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Conventional wisdom holds that parasites evolve more rapidly than their hosts and are therefore locally adapted, that is, better… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Pathogenic development of Ustilago maydis, the causative agent of corn smut disease, is a multistep process. Compatible yeast… (More)
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1949