SEARCH

SEARCH BY CITATION

References

  • Agrios GN (2005) Plant Pathology, Academic Press, London.
  • Alan AR & Earle ED (2002) Sensitivity of bacterial and fungal plant pathogens to the lytic peptides, MSI-99, Magainin II, and Cecropin B. Mol Plant-Microbe Interact 15: 701708.
  • Ali GS & Reddy ASN (2000) Inhibition of fungal and bacterial plant pathogens by synthetic peptides: in vitro growth inhibition, interaction between peptides, and inhibition of disease progression. Mol Plant-Microbe Interact 13: 847859.
  • Allefs SJHM, De Jong ER, Florak DEA & Hoogendoorn C (1996) Erwinia soft rot resistance of potato cultivars expressing antimicrobial peptide tachyplesin I. Mol Breed 2: 97105.
  • Andreu D & Rivas L (1998) Animal antimicrobial peptides: an overview. Biopolymers 47: 415433.
  • Andreu D, Merrifield RB, Steiner H & Boman HG (1983) Solid-phase synthesis of cecropin A and related peptides. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 80: 64756479.
  • Andreu D, Ubach J, Boman A, Wåhlin B, Wade D, Merrifield RB & Boman HG (1992) Shortened cecropin A-melittin hybrids. Significant size reduction retains potent antibiotic activity. FEBS Lett 296: 190194.
  • Arce P, Moreno M, Gutierrez M, Gebauer M, Dell'Orto P & Torres H (1999) Enhanced resistance to bacterial infection by Erwinia carotovora subsp. atroseptica in transgenic potato plants expressing the attacin or the cecropin SB-37 genes. American Journal of Potato Res 76: 169177.
  • Asaka O & Shoda M (1996) Biocontrol of Rhizoctonia solani damping-off of tomato with Bacillus subtilis RB14. Appl Environ Microbiol 62: 40814085.
  • Bais HP, Fall R & Vivanco JM (2004) Biocontrol of Bacillus subtilis against infection of Arabidopsis roots by Pseudomonas syringae is facilitates by biofilm formation and surfactin production. Plant Physiol 134: 113.
  • Banzet N, Latorse MP, Bulet P, François E, Derpierre C & Dubald M (2002) Expression of insect cystein-rich antifungal peptides in transgenic tobacco enhances resistance to a fungal disease. Plant Sci 162: 9951006.
  • Bassarello C, Lazzaroni S, Bifulco G, Lo Cantore P, Iacobellis NS, Riccio R, Gomez-Paloma L & Evidente A (2004) Tolaasins A–E, five new lipodepsipeptides produced by Pseudomonas tolaasii. J Nat Prod 67: 811816.
  • Bohlman H (1994) The role of thionins in plant protection. Crit Rev Plant Sci 13: 116.
  • Bonmatin JM, Laprevote O & Peypoux F (2003) Diversity among microbial cyclic lipopeptides: iturins and surfactins. Activity-structure relationships to design new bioactive agents. Combinatorial Chemistry & High Throughput Screening 6: 541556.
  • Brady SF, Wright SA, Lee JC, Sutton AE, Zumoff CH, Wodzinski RS, Beer SV & Clardy J (1999) Pantocin B, an antibiotic from Erwinia herbicola discovered by heterologous expression of cloned genes. J Am Chem Soc 121: 1191211913.
  • Brogden A (2005) Antimicrobial peptides: pore formers or metabolic inhibitors in bacteria? Nat Rev Microbiol 3: 238250.
  • Bulet P, Stöcklin R & Menin L (2004) Antimicrobial peptides: from invertebrates to vertebrates. Immunol Rev 198: 169184.
  • Burr TJ, Matteson MC, Smith CA, Corral-Garcia MR & Huang TZ (1996) Effectiveness of bacteria and yeasts from apple orchards as biological control agents of apple scab. Biol Control 6: 151157.
  • Carmona MJ, Molina A, Fernández JA, López-Fando JJ & García-Olmedo F (1993) Expression of the alpha-thionin gene from barley in tobacco confers enhanced resistance to bacterial pathogens. Plant J 3: 3 457.
  • Cary JW, Rajasekaran1 K, Jaynes JM & Cleveland TE (2000) Transgenic expression of a gene encoding a synthetic antimicrobial peptide results in inhibition of fungal growth in vitro and in planta. Plant Sci 29: 154, 171181.
  • Cavallarin L, Andreu D & San Segundo B (1998) Cecropin A-derived peptides are potent inhibitors of fungal plant pathogens. Mol Plant-Microbe Interact 11: 218227.
  • Chen J, Falla TJ, Liu H et al. (2000) Development of protegrins for the treatment and prevention of oral mucositis: structure-activity relationships of synthetic protegrin analogues. Biopolymers 55: 8898.
  • Coca M, Bortolotti C, Rufat M, Peñas G, Eritja R, Tharreau D, Del Pozo AM, Messeguer J & San Segundo B (2004) Transgenic rice plants expressing the antifungal AFP protein from Aspergillus giganteus show enhanced resistance to the rice blast fungus Magnaporthe grisea. Plant Mol Biol 54: 24559.
  • Coca M, Penas G, Gómez J et al. (2006) Enhanced resistance to the rice blast fungus Magnaporthe grisea conferred by expression of a cecropin A gene in transgenic rice. Planta 223: 392406.
  • Cooter PD, Hill C & Ross P (2005) Bacterial lantibiotics: strategies to improve therapeutic potential. Curr Prot Pept Sci 6: 6175.
  • Copping GL & Menn JL (2000) Biopesticides: a review of their action, applications and efficacy. Pest Manag Sci 56: 651676.
  • Cuthbertson BJ, Bullesbach EE, Fievet J, Bachere E & Gross PS (2004) A new class (penaeidin class 4) of antimicrobial peptides from the Atlantic white shrimp (Litopenaeus setiferus) exhibits target specificity and an independent proline-rich-domain function. Biochem J 381: 7986.
  • De Gray G, Rajasekaran K, Smith F, Sanford J & Daniell H (2001) Expression of an antimicrobial peptide via the chloroplast genome to control phytopathogenic bacteria and fungi. Plant Physiol 127: 852862.
  • De Samblanx GW, Fernandez MC, Sijtsma L, Plasman HH, Schaaper WM, Posthuma GA, Fant F, Meloen RH, Broekaert WF & Van Amerongen A (1996) Antifungal activity of synthetic15-mer peptides based on the Rs-AFP2 (Raphanus sativus antifungalprotein 2) sequence. J Pept Res 9: 262268.
  • De Souza JT, De Boer M, De Waard P, Van Beek TA & Raaijmakers JM (2003) Biochemical, genetic and zoosporicidal properties of cyclic lipopeptide surfactants produced by Pseudomonas fluorescens. Appl Environ Microbiol 69: 71617172.
  • Degenkolb T, Berg A, Gams W, Schlegel B & Gräfe U (2003) The occurrence of peptaibols and structurally related peptaibiotics in fungi and their mass spectrophotometric identification via diagnostic fragment ions. J Pept Sci 9: 666678.
  • DeLucca AJ & Walsh TJ (1999) Antifungal peptides: novel therapeutic compounds against emerging pathogens. Ant Agents Chem 43: 111.
  • Du T, Wang Y, Hu Q et al. (2005) Transgenic Paulownia expressing shiva-1 gene has increased resistance to paulownia witches' broom disease. Journal of Integrative Plant Biol 47: 15001506.
  • Elfstrand M, Fossdal C, Swedjemark G, Sitbon F, Clapham D, Olsson O, Sharma P, Lönneborg A & Von Arnold S (2001) Identification of candidate genes for use in molecular breeding – A case study with the Norway spruce defensin-like gene, spi 1. Silvae Genetica 50: 7581.
  • Ferré R, Badosa E, Feliu L, Planas M, Montesinos E & Bardaji E (2006) Inhibition of plant-pathogenic bacteria by short synthetic cecropin A-melittin hybrid peptides. Appl Environ Microbiol 72: 33023308.
  • Fuchs PC, Barry AL & Brown SD (1998) In vitro antimicrobial activity of MSI-78, a magainin analog. Ant Agents Chemother 42: 12131216.
  • Gao A, Hakimi SM, Mittanck CA et al. (2000) Fungal pathogen protection in potato by expression of a plant defensin peptide. Nat Biotechnol 18: 13071310.
  • García-Olmedo F, Molina A, Alamillo JM & Rodríguez-Palenzuela P (1998) Plant defense peptides. Biopolymers 47: 479491.
  • Goulard C, Hlimi S, Rebuffat S & Bodo B (1995) Trichorzins HA ans MA, antibiotic peptides from Trichoderma harzianum. I. Fermentation, isolation and biological properties. J Antibiot 48: 12481253.
  • Grgurina I, Bensaci M, Pocsfalvi G, Mannina L, Cruciani O, Fiore A, Fogliano V, Sorensen KN & Takemoto JY (2005) Novel cyclic lipodepsipeptide from Pseudomonas syringae pv. lachrymans strain 508 and syringopeptin Antimicrobial Activities. Ant Agents Chemother 49: 50375045.
  • Gueldner RC, Reilly CC, Pusey PL, Costello CF, Arrendale RF, Cox RH, Himmelsbach DS, Crumley FG & Cutler HG (1988) Isolation and Identification of iturins as antifungal peptides in biological control of peach brown rot with Bacillussubtilis. J Agric Food Chem 36: 366370.
  • Hancock REW (2001) Cationic peptides: effectors in innate immunity and novel antimicrobials. Lancet Infect Dis 1: 156164.
  • Huang Y, Nordeen RO, Di M, Owens LD & McBeth JH (1997) Expression of an engineered cecropin gene cassette in transgenic tobacco plants confers disease resistance to Pseudomonas syringae pv. tabaci. Phytopathology 87: 494499.
  • Ishimaru C, Klos EJ & Brubaker RR (1988) Multiple antibiotic production by Erwinia herbicola. Phytopathology 78: 746750.
  • Jabrane A, Sabri P, Compère P, Jacques I, Vandenberghe I, Van Beeumen J & Thonart P (2002) Characterization of serracin P, a phage-tail-like bacteriocin, and its activity against Erwinia amylovora, the fire blight pathogen. Appl Environ Microbiol 68: 57045710.
  • Jack RW & Jung G (2000) Lantibiotics and microcins: polypeptides with unusual chemical diversity. Curr Opin Chem Biol 4: 310317.
  • Jaynes JM, Nagpala P, Destefano-Beltran L, Huang JH, Kim JH, Denny T & Cetiner S (1993) Expression of a cecropin B lytic peptide analog in transgenic tobacco confers enhanced resistance to bacterial wilt caused by Pseudomonas solanacearum. Plant Sci 89: 4353.
  • Jin M, Wright S, Beer S & Clardy J (2003) The biosynthetic gene cluster of pantocin A provides insights into biosynthesis and a tool for screening. Angew Chem Int Ed 42: 29022905.
  • Joshi R & McSpadden-Gardener BB (2006) Identification and characterization of novel genetic markers associated with biological control activities in Bacillus subtilis. Phytopathology 96: 145154.
  • Kaiserer L, Oberparleiter C, Weiler-Görz R, Burgstaller W, Leiter E & Marx F (2003) Characterization of the Penicillium chrysogenum antifungal protein PAF. Arch Microbiol 180: 204210.
  • Kamysz W, Krolicka A, Bogucka K, Ossowski T, Lukasiak J & Lojkowska E (2005) Antibacterial activity of synthetic peptides against plant pathogenic Pectobacterium species. J Phytopathol 153: 6313.
  • Kanzaki H, Nirasawa S, Saitoh H et al. (2002) Overexpression of the wasabi defensin gene confers enhanced resistance to blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea) in transgenic rice. Theor Appl Genet 105: 809814.
  • Koo JC, Chun HJ, Park HC et al. (2002) Over-expression of a seed specific hevein-like antimicrobial peptide from Pharbitis nil enhances resistance to a fungal pathogen in transgenic tobacco plants. Plant Mol Biol 50: 441452.
  • Koumoutsi A, Chen X-H, Henne A, Liesegang H, Hitzeroth G, Franke P, Vater J & Borriss R (2004) Structural and functional characterization of gene clusters directing nonribosomal synthesis of bioactive cyclic lipopeptide in Bacillus amyloliquefaciens strain FZB42. J Bacteriol 186: 10841096.
  • Kuehnle AR, Fujii R, Chen FC, Alvarez A, Sugii N, Fukui R & Aragon SL (2004) Peptide biocides for engineering bacterial blight tolerance and susceptibility in cut flower Anthurium. HortScience 39: 13271331.
  • Kuzina LV, Miller TA & Cooksey DA (2006) In vitro activities of antibiotics and antimicrobial peptides against the plant pathogenic bacterium Xylella fastidiosa. Lett Appl Microbiol 42: 514.
  • Lacadena J, Martinez del Pozo A, Gasset M, Campos-Olivas R, Vázquez C & Martínez-Ruiz A (1995) Characterization of the antifungal protein secreted by the mould Aspergillusgiganteus. Arch Biochem Biophys 324: 273281.
  • Lai FM, DeLong C, Mei K, Wignes T & Fobert PR (2002) Analysis of the DRR230 family of pea defensins: gene expression pattern and evidence of broad host-range antifungal activity. Plant Sci 163: 855864.
  • Lavermicocca P, Iacobellis NS, Simmaco M & Graniti A (1997) Biological properties and spectrum of activity of Pseudomonas syringae pv. syringae toxins. Physiol Mol Plant Pathol 50: 129140.
  • Lavermicocca P, Lonigro SL, Valerio F, Evidente A & Visconti A (2002) Reduction of olive knot disease by bacteriocin from Pseudomonas syringae pv. ciccaronei. Appl Environ Microbiol 68: 14031407.
  • Lay FT & Anderson MA (2005) Defensins- Components of the innate immune system in plants. Curr Protein Pept Sci 6: 85101.
  • Leclère V, Béchet M, Adam A et al. (2005) Mycosubtilin overproduction by Bacillus subtilis BBG100 enhances the organism's antagonistic and biocontrol activities. Appl Environ Microbiol 71: 45774584.
  • Lee GD, Shin SY, Maeng CY, Jin ZZ, Kim KL & Hanm KS (1999) Isolation and characterization of a novel antifungal peptide from Aspergillus niger. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 263: 646651.
  • Liu Q, Ingersoll J, Owens L, Salih S, Meng R & Hammerschlag F (2001) Response of transgenic Royal Gala apple (Malus × domestica Borkh.) shoots carrying a modified cecropin MB39 gene, to Erwinia amylovora. Plant Cell Reports 20: 306312.
  • López-García B, González-Candelas L, Pérez-Payá E & Marcos JF (2000) Identification and characterization of a hexapeptide with activity against phytopathogenic fungi that cause postharvest decay in fruits. Mol Plant-Microbe Interact 13: 837846.
  • Mentag R, Luckevich M, Morency MJ & Seguin A (2003) Bacterial disease resistance of transgenic hybrid poplar expressing the synthetic antimicrobial peptide D4E1. Tree Physiol 23: 40511.
  • Monroc S, Badosa E, Besalu E, Planas M, Bardaji E, Montesinos E & Feliu L (2006a) Improvement of cyclic decapeptides against plant pathogenic bacteria using a combinatorial chemistry approach. Peptides 27: 25752584.
  • Monroc S, Badosa E, Feliu L, Planas M, Montesinos E & Bardaji E (2006b) De novo designed cyclic cationic peptides as inhibitors of plant pathogenic bacteria. Peptides 27: 25672574.
  • Moreno AB, Martínez A, Borja M & SanSegundo B (2003) Activity of the antifungal protein from Aspergillus giganteus against Botrytis cinerea. Mol Plant-Microbe Interact 93: 13441353.
  • Moreno AB, Peñas G, Rufat M, Bravo J M, Estopà M, Messeguer J & SanSegundo B (2005) Pathogen-induced production of the antifungal AFP protein from Aspergillus giganteus confers resistance to the blast fungus Magnaporthe grisea in transgenic rice. Mol Plant-Microbe Interact 18: 960972.
  • Mourgues F, Brisset M & Chevreau E (1998) Activity of different antibacterial peptides on Erwinia amylovora growth, and evaluation of the phytotoxicity and stability of cecropins. Plant Sci 139: 8391.
  • Ng TB (2004) Peptides and proteins from fungi. Peptides 25: 10551073.
  • Nielsen TH & Sorensen J (2003) Production of cyclic lipopeptides by Pseudomonas fluorescens strains in bulk soil and in the sugar beet rhizosphere. Appl Environ Microbiol 69: 861868.
  • Nielsen TH, Sorensen D, Tobiasen C, Andersen TR & Christophersen C (2002) Antibiotic and biosurfactant properties of cyclic lipopeptides. Appl Environ Microbiol 68: 34163423.
  • Oh JE, Hong SY & Lee KH (1999) Structure-activity relationship study: short antimicrobial peptides. J Pept Res 53: 4146.
  • Ohshima M, Mitsuhara I, Okamoto M, Sawano S, Nishiyama K, Kaku H, Natori S & Ohashi Y (1999) Enhanced resistance to bacterial disease of transgenic tobacco plants overexpressing sarco-toxin IA, a bactericidal peptide of insect. J Biochem 125: 431435.
  • Ongena M, Jacques P, Toure Y, Destain J, Jabrane A & Thonart P (2005) Involvement of fengycin-type lipopeptides in the multifaceted biocontrol potential of Bacillus subtilis. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 69: 2938.
  • Osusky M, Osuska L, Kay W & Misra S (2005) Genetic modification of potato against microbial diseases: in vitro and in planta activity of a dermaseptin B1 derivative, MsrA2. Theor Appl Genet 111: 711722.
  • Owens LD & Heutte TM (1997) A single amino acid substitution in the antimicrobial defense protein cecropin B is associated with diminished degradation by leaf intercellular fluid. Mol Plant-Microbe Interact 10: 525528.
  • Park CH, Kang YH, Chun HJ et al. (2002) Characterization of a stamen-specific cDNA encoding a novel plant defensin in chinese cabbage. Plant Mol Biol 50: 5969.
  • Parret AHA, Temmerman K & De Mot R (2005) Novel lectin-like bacteriocins of biocontrol strain Pseudomonas fluorescens Pf-5. Appl Environ Microbiol 71: 51975207.
  • Pedras MS, Ismail N, Quail JW & Boyetchko SM (2003) Structure, chemistry, and biological activity of pseudophomins A and B, new cyclic lipodepsipeptides isolated from the biocontrol bacterium Pseudomonas fluorescens. Phytochemistry 62: 11051114.
  • Pham HT, Riu KZ, Jang KM, Cho SK & Cho M (2004) Bactericidal activity of glycinecin A, a bacteriocin derived from Xanthomonas campestris pv. glycines, on phytopathogenic Xanthomonas campestris pv. vesicatoria cells. Appl Environ Microbiol 70: 44864490.
  • Powell WA, Catranis CM & Maynard CA (1995) Synthetic antimicrobial peptide design. Mol Plant-Microbe Interact 8: 792794.
  • Powers JS & Hancock REW (2003) The relationship between peptide structure and antibacterial activity. Peptides 24: 16811691.
  • Qingshun K, Lawrence CB, Xing HY, Babbit RA, Bass WT, Maiti IB & Everett NP (2001) Enhanced disease resistance conferred by expression of an antimicrobial magainin analog in transgenic tobacco. Planta 212: 635639.
  • Raaijmakers JM, De Bruijn I & De Kock MJD (2006) Cyclic lipopeptide production by plant-associated Pseudomonas ssp: diversity, activity, biosynthesis, and regulation. Mol Plant-Microbe Interact 19: 699710.
  • Rao AG (1999) Conformation and antimicrobial activity of linear derivatives of tachyplesin lacking disulfide bonds. Arch Biochem Biophys 361: 127134.
  • Reed JD, Edwards DL & Gonzalez CF (1997) Synthetic peptide combinatorial libraries: a method for the identification of bioactive peptides against phytopathogenic fungi. Mol Plant-Microbe Interact 10: 537549.
  • Romero D, De Vicente A, Rakotaoly RH, Dufour SE, Veening JW, Arrebola E, Cazorla F, Kuipers OP, Paquot M & Pérez-Garcia A (2007) The iturin and fengycin families of lipopeptides are key factors in antagonism of Bacillus subtilis towards Podosphaera fusca. Mol Plant-Microbe Interact (in press).
  • Scaloni A, Dalla Serra M, Amodeo P et al. (2004) Structure, conformation and biological activity of a novel lipodepsipeptide from Pseudomonas corrugata: cormycin A. Biochem J 384: 2536.
  • Schaefer SC, Gasic K, Cammue B, Broekaert W, Van Damme EJM, Peumans WJ & Korban SS (2005) Enhanced resistance to early blight in transgenic tomato lines expressing heterologous plant defense genes. Planta 222: 858866.
  • Schirmbock M, Lorito M, Wang YL, Hayes CK, Arisan-Atac I, Scala F, Harman GE & Kubicek CP (1994) Parallel formation and synergism of hydrolytic enzymes and peptaibol antibiotics, molecular mechanisms involved in the antagonistic action of Trichoderma harzianum against phytopathogenic fungi. Appl Environ Microbiol 60: 43644370.
  • Selim S, Negrel J, Govaerts G, Gianinazzi S & Van Tuinen D (2005) Isolation and partial characterization of antagonistic peptides produced by Paenibacillus sp. strain B2 isolated from the sorghum mycorrhizosphere. Appl Environ Microbiol 71: 65016507.
  • Sharma A, Sharma R, Imamura M, Yamakawa M & Machii H (2000) Transgenic expression of cecropin B, an antibacterial peptide from Bombyx mori, confers enhanced resistance to bacterial leaf blight in rice. FEBS Letters 484: 711.
  • Stein T (2005) Bacillus subtilis antibiotics: strutures, syntheses and specific functions. Mol Microbiol 56: 845857.
  • Terras FRG, Eggermont K, Kovaleva V et al. (1995) Small cysteine-rich antifungal proteins from radish: their role in host defense. Plant Cell 7: 573588.
  • Tincu JA & Taylor SW (2004) Antimicrobial peptides from marine invertebrates. Ant Agents Chem 48: 36453654.
  • Toke O (2005) Antimicrobial peptides: new candidates in the fight against bacterial infections. Biopolymers 80: 717735.
  • Toniolo C, Crisma M, Formaggio F, Peggion C, Epand RF & Epand RM (2001) Lipopeptaibols, a novel family of membrane active, antimicrobial peptides. Cell Mol Life Sci 58: 11791188.
  • Touré Y, Ongena M, Jacques P, Guiro A & Thonart P (2004) Role of lipopeptides produced by Bacillus subtilis GA1 in the reduction of grey mould disease caused by Botrytis cinerea on apple. J Appl Microbiol 96: 11511160.
  • Turrini A, Sbrana C, Pitto L et al. (2004) The antifungal Dm-AMP1 protein from Dahlia merckii expressed in Solanum melongena is released in root exudates and differentially affects pathogenic fungi and mycorrhizal symbiosis. New Phytol 163: 393403.
  • Vidal JR, Kikkert JR, Malnoy MA, Wallace PG, Barnard J & Reisch BI (2006) Evaluation of transgenic ‘chardonnay’ (Vitis vinifera) containing magainin genes for resistance to crown gall and powdery mildew. Transgenic Res 15: 6982.
  • Vila L, Lacadena V, Fontanet P, Martínez A & SanSegundo B (2001) A protein from the mold Aspergillus giganteus is a potent inhibitor of fungal plant pathogens. Mol Plant-Microbe Interact 14: 13271331.
  • Vila-Perelló M, Sánchez-Vallet A, García-Olmedo F, Molina A & Andreu D (2003) Synthetic and structural studies on Pyrularia pubera thionin: a single-residue mutation enhances activity against Gram-negative bacteria. FEBS Letters 536: 215219.
  • Wang Y, Nowak G, Culley D, Hadwiger LA & Fristensky B (1999) Constitutive expression of pea defense gene DRR206 confers resistance to blackleg (Leptosphaeria maculans) disease in transgenic canola (Brassica napus). Mol Plant-Microbe Interact. 12: 410418.
  • Wiest A, Grzegorski D, Xu BW, Goulard C, Rebuffat S, Ebbole DJ, Bodo B & Kenerley C (2002) Identification of peptaibols from Trichoderma virens and cloning of a peptaibol synthetase. J Biol Chem 277: 2086220868.
  • Wright S, Zumoff C, Scheneider L & Beer SV (2001) Pantoea agglomerans strain EH318 produces two antibiotics that inhibit Erwinia amylovora in vitro. Appl Environ Microbiol 67: 284292.
  • Xiao-Yan S, Qing-Tao S, Shu-Tao X, Xiu-Lan C, Cai-Yun S & Yu-Zhong Z (2006) Broad-spectrum antimicrobial activity and high stability of trichokonins from Trichoderma koningii SMF2 against plant pathogens. FEMS Microbiol Lett 260: 119125.
  • Xing H, Lawrence CB, Chambers O, Davies HM, Everett NP & Li QQ (2006) Increased pathogen resistance and yield in transgenic plants expressing combinations of the modified antimicrobial peptides based on indolicidin and magainin. Planta 223: 10241032.
  • Yevtushenko DP, Romero R, Forward BS, Hancock RE, Kay WW & Misra S (2005) Pathogen-induced expression of a cecropin A-melittin antimicrobial peptide gene confers antifungal resistance in transgenic tobacco. J Exp Bot 56: 16851695.
  • Zasloff M (2002) Antimicrobial peptides of multicellular organisms. Nature 415: 389395.