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- Viñas, I., et al. Show all 7 Authors
- International journal of food microbiology 2012 v.160 no.2 pp. 162-170
- Agrobacterium; Penicillium digitatum; Penicillium expansum; apples; disease control; fruits; genes; green fluorescent protein; host-pathogen relationships; hygromycin B; oranges; pathogenicity; pathogens; plant tissues; postharvest treatment
- ... Penicillium digitatum and Penicillium expansum are responsible for green and blue molds in citrus and pome fruits, respectively, which result in major monetary losses worldwide. In order to study their infection process in fruits, we successfully introduced a green fluorescent protein (GFP) encoding gene into wild type P. digitatum and P. expansum isolates, using Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated ...