Browsing Drake Theses and Dissertations by Subject "Mycotoxins"
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The Relationship Between Resistance to the Fungal Toxin Cercosporin and Grey Leaf Spot Disease Resistance in Corn (ZEA MAYS L.) (Drake University, 1989-12)The problem. Corn is infected by the fungus "Cerospora zeae-maydis" which causes the disease Grey Leaf Spot. The fungus produces a toxin, cercosporin, whose role in the pathogenicity of the disease is not known. The first ...