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  1. CORESTA Congress, Sapporo, 2012, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 01

    Identification of genomic regions contributing to Phytophthora nicotianae resistance in tobacco cultivar ‘Florida 301’

    DRAKE K.E.(1); XIAO B.(2); VONTIMITTA V.(3); TONG Z.(2); ZHANG X.(2); LI M.Y.(2); LENG X.D.(2); LEWIS R.S.(1)
    (1) North Carolina State University, Department of Crop Science, Raleigh, NC, USA; (2) Yunnan Academy of Tobacco Sciences, Yuxi, P.R. China; (3) Purdue University, Department of Botany and Plant Pathology, West Lafayette, IN, USA
    Black shank is typically the most important disease affecting tobacco in the United States and is caused by the soil-borne oomycete Phytophthora nicotianae. Genetic resistance is an essential component of overall strategies to reduce economic loss...