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Words related to parasitism

the relation between two different kinds of organisms in which one receives benefits from the other by causing damage to it (usually not fatal damage)

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It is caused by the necrotrophic fungal pathogen Ascochyta rabiei (Pass.
While Gupta et al,(21) have isolated a Pseudomonas which showed necrotrophic antibiosis in vitro against Macrophomina and Sclerotinia, restricting their growth by 80.
At the same time, ethylene and jasmonic acid appear to be signals used in response of plants to necrotrophic pathogen attack and that work independently of, and possibly antagonistic to, SA-mediated responses (Lee et al.
2003) and necrotrophic fungi such as Rhizoctonia within rotting roots (Refshauge et al.
Other topics include (for example) global food security; contrasting mechanisms of defense against biotrophic and necrotrophic pathogens; and the commercialization and implementation of biocontrol products.
Winter], and a necrotrophic Ascomycete [Ramularia rubella (Bonord.
Botrytis is a necrotrophic pathogen, meaning it obtains nutrients from dead cells.
fragariae might be hemibiotrophic (obtaining nutrients from living cells before becoming necrotrophic [obtaining its nutrients from host cells it had previously killed]) while C.
It is a host-alternating, necrotrophic fungus that causes pine twist rust on current-year shoots of Scots pine, especially seedlings and young trees.
Subcuticular-intracellular hemibiotrophic and intercellular necrotrophic development of Colletotrichum acutatum on almond.
Noval B, Perez E, Martinez B, Leon O, Martinez-Gallardo N, Delano-Frier J (2007) Exogenous systemin has a contrasting effect on disease resistance in mycorrhizal tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) plants infected with necrotrophic or hemibiotrophic pathogens.