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Encyclopedia of Plant Pathology

Editors-in-Chief:
Otis C. Maloy,
Washington State University, Pullman, Washington
Timothy D. Murray,
Washington State University, Pullman, Washington

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"No other single reference on plant pathology 
offers the breadth and depth of knowledge contained 
in this handy, easily accessible resource!"




ISBN: 0-471-29817-4
Pub Date: November 2000

Highlights and features . . .
  • A-Z coverage for over 850 plant pathology terms and specific diseases
  • Lavishly illustrated with hundreds of photographs, drawings, and charts
  • Authoritative contributions from over 300 experts in diverse fields
  • In-depth information presented in a concise, easily accessible format
  • Covers all major divisions of plant pathology, as well as general topics
  • Includes approximately 120 biographies of pioneering plant pathologists

A Representative Sample of Subject Entries:

Abiotic Diseases
Aflatoxin
Agroecosystem
Air Pollution
Airborne Pathogens
Allelopathy
Alternate Host
Bacterial Ice Nucleation
Barrage Reaction
Biofungicide
Bioinformatics
Biological Control
Biotechnology
Biotroph
Blossom Blights
Burls
Burrowing Nematodes
Canker Diseases
Caulimoviruses
Centers of Diversity
Chemical Control
Chemotherapy
CODIT
Comparative Pathobiology
Conidiophore
Coryneform Phytobacteria
Crop Rotation
Cross-protection
Cultural Control
Culturing Microorganisms
Deficiency Diseases
Differential Variety
Disease Assessment Keys
Disease Cycle
Disease Diagnosis
Disease Management
Disease Resistance
Disease Triangle
Disease Warning Systems
Dissemination
Downy Mildews
Durable Resistance
Elicitors
Epidemiology
Eradication
Eriophyid Mites
Etiology
Expert Systems
Extracellular Enzymes
Fastidious Phloem-Limited Bacteria
Field Burning
Field Resistance
Fungal Viruses
Fungicide Resistance
Fungistasis
Gall Diseases
Gene Deployment
Gene-for-Gene Theory
Genomic Sequencing
Green Manure
Hartig Net
Haustorium
Heart Rot
Heteroderids (Cyst Nematodes)
History of Plant Pathology
Hordeiviruses
Host-Parasite Relationships
Hymenomycete
Hyphopodium
Immunity
Incubation
Induced Mutation
Infection Chain
Inoculum
Insect Induced Diseases
Irish Potato Famine
Latent Infection
Leafy Mistletoes
Lesion Nematodes
Life Cycle
Macrocyclic Rusts
Major Gene Resistance
Mating Incompatibility
Matric Potential
Meristem Tip Culture
Models
Mycology
Mycorrhiza
Natural Openings
Necrotroph
Needle Casts
Nematode Population Dynamics
Nuclear Condition 
Organic Fungicides
Ozone Injury
Parasitic Seed Plants
Pathogen Ecology
Pathogenic Specialization
Pathovar
Pesticide Injury
Phytoalexin
Phytobacteriology
Plant Defense Mechanisms
Plant Disease
Plant Pathology
Polycyclic Disease
Post-harvest Diseases
Potyviruses
Predisposition
Programmed Cell Death (Apoptosis)
Protection
PR Proteins
Race Specific Resistance
Root-knot Nematodes
Rules of Proof (Koch's Postulates)
Rusts 
Seed Certification
Seed Pathology
Seedborne Diseases
Seedling Diseases
Selection
Sexual Reproduction
Signal Transduction
Smuts
Soil Fumigation
Soilborne Diseases
Soil Solarization
Spiroplasmas
Spore Germination
Structural Defenses
Suppressive Soil
Symptoms
Systemic Acquired Resistance
Teleomorph
Tobamoviruses
Toxins
Trap Crop
Vascular Wilts
Vegetative Incompatibility
Vesicular-Arbuscular Mycorrhiza
Viroids
Virus Detection - PCR
Virus Evolution
Virus Taxonomy
Water Potential
Witches' Broom Diseases
Wounds
Xenobiotic
Zone Line
Zygomycete


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