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Fungal phytopathogens encode functional homologues of plant rapid alkalinisation factor (RALF) peptides

Thynne, Elisha; Saur, Isabel ML; Simbaqueba, Jaime; Ogilvie, Huw; Gonzalez Cendales, Yvonne; Mead, Oliver; Taranto, Adam; Catanzariti, Ann-Maree; McDonald, Megan; Schwessinger, Benjamin; Jones, David; Rathjen, John; Solomon, Peter

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In this paper we describe the presence of genes encoding close homologues of an endogenous plant peptide, rapid alkalinisation factor (RALF), within the genomes of 26 species of phytopathogenic fungi. Members of the RALF family are key growth factors in plants, and the sequence of the RALF active region is well conserved between the plant and fungal proteins. RALF1-like sequences were observed in most cases; however, RALF27-like sequences were present in the Sphaerulina musiva and Septoria...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2017
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/238276
Source: Molecular Plant Pathology
DOI: 10.1111/mpp.12444
Access Rights: Open Access

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