Project

Infection mechanism of Diplodia corticola

Duration
01 January 2012 → 31 August 2014
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund
Research disciplines
  • Natural sciences
    • Biochemistry and metabolism
    • Microbiology
    • Plant biology
    • Systems biology
  • Medical and health sciences
    • Laboratory medicine
    • Medical biochemistry and metabolism
    • Microbiology
    • Laboratory medicine
    • Medical biochemistry and metabolism
    • Laboratory medicine
    • Medical biochemistry and metabolism
    • Microbiology
  • Agricultural and food sciences
    • Agricultural plant production
    • Horticultural production
Keywords
fungi cork oak proteome plant disease
 
Project description

A progressive decline of oak tress in the Iberian Penisula has been increasingly recognised over the last two decades. An important cause of this decline is the fungus Diplodia corticola. We will use a proteomic approach to unravel the mode of action of this plant pathogen.