fire blight

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Synonyms for fire blight

a disease blackening the leaves of pear and apple trees

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Differentiation of Erwinia amylovora strains by pulsed-field gel electrophoresis.
Erwinia amylovora loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) assay for rapid pathogen detection and on-site diagnosis of fire blight.
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.
Weekly applications of BTH as a foliar spray effectively reduced the incidence and severity of fire blight [caused by Erwinia amylovora (Burrill 1882) Winslow et al.
They have been subsequently found as part of transposon Tn5393 and related elements in phytopathogenic Erwinia amylovora, Pseudomonas syringae pv.
Fire blight, which blackens leaves, is caused by Erwinia amylovora, a bacteria that attacks the tree's inner bark, especially during spring rains.
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.
agglomerans was found to handily outcompete Erwinia amylovora, the bacterium that causes fire blight.
This disease, caused by the bacterium Erwinia amylovora, causes several million dollars in annual losses.
The most serious disease of apples and pears, fire blight is caused by the Erwinia amylovora bacterium and has no cure.
These scientists have new ways to fight the deadly blight, caused by the bacterium Erwinia amylovora.