pathovar


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pathovar

[′path·ə‚vär]
(microbiology)
A pathological variant of a nonpathological bacterial species. Abbreviated pv.
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International standards for naming pathovars of phyto-pathogenic bacteria and a list of pathovar names and pathotype straines.
The Pseudomona syringae pathovar actinidiae, a highly virulent bacterium called Psa-V is capable of causing sudden death in yellow kiwis and cause severe damage to green kiwifruit.
The genome sequence of Xanthomonas oryzae pathovar oryzae KACC10331, the bacterial blight pathogen of rice.
The pathovar was named for the Alisal district of Salinas, a neighborhood that's home to many ag workers.
International standards for naming pathovars of phytopathogenic bacteria and a list of pathovar names and path type strains.
Unlike in industrialized countries, NTS in sub-Saharan Africa is thought to be transmitted person to person, and a unique pathovar, Salmonella Typhimurium ST313, has emerged that shows genomic degradation similar to that seen in the human-restricted S.
Antibacterial activity of the herbicide glufosinate on Pseudomonas syringae pathovar glycina.
She and her colleagues are finding that salmonella grows more abundantly if a plant is already infected by Xanthomonas campestris pathovar vesicatotoria, which causes bacterial spot disease on peppers and tomatoes.
Citrus canker is a highly contagious disease caused by the bacterium Xanthomonas axonopodis pathovar citri.
Conservation of plasmid DNA sequences and pathovar identification of strains of Xanthomonas campestris.
Nucleotide sequence, functional characterization and evolution of pFKN, a virulence plasmid in Pseudomonas syringae pathovar maculicola.
For the bacterial genome, the AFLP method has been evaluated in microbial taxonomy (Vaneechoutte, 1996), in diversity studies of human pathogenic bacteria (Purcell & Hopkins 1996), and in characterizing plant pathogenic bacteria at the pathovar level (Bragard et al.