Detoxification of a-tomatine by Cladosporium fulvum is required for full virulence on tomato

B. Ökmen, D.W. Etalo, M.H.A.J. Joosten, H.J. Bouwmeester, R.C.H. de Vos, J.A.R. Collemare, P.J.G.M. de Wit

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Abstract

-Tomatine is an antifungal glycoalkaloid that provides basal defense to tomato (Solanum lycopersicum). However, tomato pathogens overcome this basal defense barrier by the secretion of tomatinases that degrade -tomatine into the less fungitoxic compounds
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1203-1214
JournalNew Phytologist
Volume198
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013

Keywords

  • f-sp lycopersici
  • saponin-detoxifying enzyme
  • fungal effector proteins
  • alpha-tomatine
  • septoria-lycopersici
  • mass-spectrometry
  • heterologous expression
  • liposome membranes
  • plant
  • gene

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