Diseases which Challenge Global Wheat Production-The Wheat Rusts

James Kolmer, Xianming Chen, Yue Jin

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49 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationWheat Science and Trade
Number of pages36
ISBN (Print)9780813820248
StatePublished - Nov 10 2009


  • Association with other disease resistance genes
  • Distribution and epidemiology
  • Durable leaf rust resistance in wheat
  • Effects on grain and flour quality Taxonomy, life cycle, and host range
  • Genetic variation in P. triticina
  • Genetic variation in Puccinia striiformis f. sp. tritici
  • High-temperature adult-plant resistance
  • Leaf rust resistance in wheat
  • Origin and historical importance
  • Taxonomy, life cycle, and host range

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