EurekaMag.com logo
+ Site Statistics
References:
53,517,315
Abstracts:
29,339,501
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on Google+Follow on Google+
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

Tartrate utilization genes promote growth of Agrobacterium spp. on grapevine



Tartrate utilization genes promote growth of Agrobacterium spp. on grapevine



Molecular Plant Microbe Interactions 11(8): 836-838



Crown gall on grapevine is mainly caused by Agrobacterium vitis, which metabolizes tartrate. Competition experiments between a tartrate-utilizing strain and its nonutilizing derivative showed that tartrate utilization confers a selective advantage on grapevine.

(PDF same-day service: $19.90)

Accession: 003292761

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

DOI: 10.1094/mpmi.1998.11.8.836



Related references

Characterization and distribution of tartrate utilization genes in the grapevine pathogen Agrobacterium vitis. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions 9(5): 401-408, 1996

Agrobacterium vitis strain F2/5 contains tartrate and octopine utilization plasmids which do not encode functions for tumour inhibition on grapevine. Journal of Phytopathology 147(11-12): 665-669, 1999

A strain of agrobacterium radiobacter inhibits growth and gall formation by biotype iii strains of agrobacterium tumefaciens from grapevine. Weishengwu Xuebao 26(3): 193-199, 1986

Host range and specific L(+)tartrate utilization of biotype 3 of Agrobacterium tumefaciens. Acta Phytopathologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 20(1/2): 17-22, 1985

Sequence and mutational analysis of a tartrate utilization operon from Agrobacterium vitis. Journal of Bacteriology 177(22): 6518-6526, 1995

Incompatibility properties of tartrate utilization plasmids derived from Agrobacterium vitis strains. Plasmid 39(1): 35-40, 1998

Host range and specific l dextro tartrate utilization of biotype 3 of agrobacterium tumefaciens. Acta Phytopathologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 20(1-2): 17-22, 1985

Structure and function of a conserved DNA region coding for tartrate utilization in Agrobacterium vitis. FEMS microbiology letters, 174(2): 333-337, 1999

Agrobacterium vitis strain AB3 harbors two independent tartrate utilization systems, one of which is encoded by the Ti plasmid. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions 8(1): 138-146, 1995

A monoclonal antibody specific to Agrobacterium tumefaciens biovar 3 and its utilization for indexing grapevine propagation material. Phytopathology 79(9): 995-998, 1989

Virulence genes promote conjugative transfer of the Ti plasmid between Agrobacterium strains. Journal of Bacteriology 172(4): 2191-2193, 1990

Utilization of mannopin by Agrobacterium tumefaciens Involvement of the cryptic plasmid, pAtC58, and the similarity between the catabolic genes and the anabolic genes of MOP on pTi15955. Abstracts of the General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology 94(0): 305, 1994

A root specific decay of grapevine caused by agrobacterium tumefaciens and agrobacterium radiobacter biovar 3. Phytopathology 77(10): 1424-1427, 1987

The effect of 8-hydroxyquinoline-sulphate on the growth of Agrobacterium tumefaciens in vitro and on grapevine in vivo. Kertgazdasag 12(4): 27-34, 1980