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- Wantoch, Sarah, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Transgenic research 2015 v.24 no.3 pp. 421-432
- Lilium longiflorum; Pratylenchus penetrans; cut flowers; gene overexpression; genetically modified organisms; glufosinate; growth performance; models; rice; root lesion nematodes; roots; soybeans; transgenes
- ... Lilium longiflorum cv. ‘Nellie White’ assumes a great economic importance as cut flowers, being one of the most valuable species (annual pot plants value above $20,000,000) in terms of wholesales in the US. The root lesion nematode Pratylenchus penetrans (RLN) constitutes one of the main pests for lily producers due to the significant root damage it causes. Our efforts have focused on the generati ...