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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE B 2005 Vol.6 No.8 P.817-824


Sequence analysis and expression pattern of MGTA1 gene in rice blast pathogen Magnaporthe grisea

Author(s):  WANG Jiao-yu, LIU Xiao-hong, LU Jian-ping, LIN Fu-cheng

Affiliation(s):  Biotechnology Institute, School of Agriculture and Biotechnology, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310029, China; more

Corresponding email(s):   fuchenglin@zju.edu.cn

Key Words:  Magnaporthe grisea, MGTA1 gene, Zn(II)2Cys6

WANG Jiao-yu, LIU Xiao-hong, LU Jian-ping, LIN Fu-cheng. Sequence analysis and expression pattern of MGTA1 gene in rice blast pathogen Magnaporthe grisea[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science B, 2005, 6(8): 817-824.

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MGTA1, a putative fungal zn(II)2Cys6 transcriptional activator-encoding gene, was isolated from rice blast pathogen Magnaporthe grisea, which is homologous to CLTA1 from Colletotrichum lindemuthianum with 51% identity at protein level. MGTA1 cassette contains a 2370 bp open reading frame, consisting of 6 exons, coding a 790 amino acid peptide. MGTA1 gene exists as a single copy in genomes of 7 strains of M. grisea, and is expressed in tip hyphae, conidia, and mature appressoria of strain Guy11.

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