fire blight

(redirected from Erwinia amylovora)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
  • noun

Synonyms for fire blight

a disease blackening the leaves of pear and apple trees

References in periodicals archive ?
and Saccharomyces cerevisiae RPM Salmonella paratyphi, Staphylococcus aureus, Erwinia amylovora, serratia maracescense, Aerobacter aerogenes and saccharomyces cerevisiae BPM -- Key: SOP = Shell-on Periwinkles (boiled) RPM = Raw Periwinkle Meat (without shell, not boiled) BPM = Boiled periwinkle meat (without shell) -- = No growth.
The potential for spread of Erwinia amylovora and fire blight via commercial apple fruit: A critical review and risk assessment.
apples could carry Erwinia amylovora and spread fire blight disease to Japan, according to the risk assessment conducted by Agricultural Research Service plant pathologist Rodney Roberts.
Development of a highly sensitive nested-PCR procedure using a single closed tube for detection of Erwinia amylovora in asymptomatic plant material.
They have been subsequently found as part of transposon Tn5393 and related elements in phytopathogenic Erwinia amylovora, Pseudomonas syringae pv.
During his career he performed multi-level microbiological analyses, quantified and identified decay causing pathogens in fruit and packing warehouses, performed chemical analyses for water treatment, researched biological control of post-harvest diseases in fruits and vegetables, and developed molecular and serological methods for the detection of the bacterium Erwinia amylovora.