International Team Sequences, Compares Rust Fungi Genomes | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – An international team reported online this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences that they have sequenced the genomes of two rust disease causing fungi: the poplar leaf rust fungus Melampsora larici-populina and Puccinia graminis, a fungus that causes wheat and barley stem rust.

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