1. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Lisbon, 2000, p. 61, AP11

    The tobacco breeding program of Institut du Tabac (SEITA, ALTADIS) : methods, results and future prospects

    VERRIER J.L.; ANO G.; TANCOGNE J.; VIDAL B.; DELON R.
    Altadis - Institut du Tabac, Bergerac, France
    Tobacco breeding at Tobacco Institute of Bergerac started with TMV resistance, then increased with the blue-mold epidemic of years 60, which necessitated creation and release of new, blue-mold resistant varieties. In order to diversify the French...
  2. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Lisbon, 2000, p. 67, AP17

    Biochemical changes in ß-cryptogein - elicited tobacco: a possible basis of induced resistance

    EDREVA A.; BLANCARD D.; DELON R.; BONNET P.; RICCI P.
    Bulgarian Academy of Science, Institute of Genetics, Sofia, Bulgaria.
    ß-cryptogein, a proteinaceous elicitor from the phytopathogenic fungus Phytophthora cryptogea , is known to induce leaf necrosis in tobacco and non-specific resistance (expressed in the perinecrotic leaf area) against a wide range of tobacco...