New publication about fungal pathogens


A group of scientists led by CEPLAS members Paul Schulze-Lefert and Jijie Chai (both MPIPZ) published a new paper in the Journal PNAS.

Copyright: Stephan Geiger, University of Cologne
Copyright: Yu Cao

The authors reported the structures of several powdery mildew effectors from different subfamilies and shed light on how harmful fungi evade recognition by their plant hosts and aid infection.

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