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- Pretorius, Zacharias A., et al. Show all 13 Authors
- Phytopathology 2015 v.105 no.7 pp. 872-884
- Puccinia graminis; Triticum aestivum; chemical control; disease outbreaks; evolution; food security; genes; germplasm; mature plants; monitoring; new variety; plant pathogenic fungi; quantitative trait loci; races; research and development; stem rust; virulence; wheat; Egypt; Ethiopia; Iran; Kenya; Uganda; Yemen
- ... Race Ug99 (TTKSK) of Puccinia graminis f. sp. tritici, detected in Uganda in 1998, has been recognized as a serious threat to food security because it possesses combined virulence to a large number of resistance genes found in current widely grown wheat (Triticum aestivum) varieties and germplasm, leading to its potential for rapid spread and evolution. Since its initial detection, variants of the ...