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Plant Pathogenesis and Disease Control

By: H Oku

Lewis Publishers

Hardback | Dec 1994 | #32500 | ISBN: 0873717279
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About this book

Explores the biochemical and molecular mechanisms of plant pathogenesis, emphasizing the use of pest control agents rather than pesticides for plant disease control.


Contents

Introduction: Basic Principles for Plant Disease Control. Pathogens and Pathogenicity. Resistance of Plants Against Pathogens. Defense and Offense between Higher Plants and Microbes and the Mechanism. Disease Control Agents Based on Knowledge of Pathogenicity and Disease Resistance. Systemic Induced Resistance as a Tool for Disease Control. Biotechnology for Plant Disease Control. References. Index.

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