Tobais PA, Guest DI, Kulheim C, Hsieh JF, Park RF 2016 A curious case of resistance to a new encounter pathogen: myrtle rust in Australia. Molecular Plant Pathology 17: 783-788.

Tobais PA, Guest DI, Kulheim C, Hsieh JF, Park RF 2016 A curious case of resistance to a new encounter pathogen: myrtle rust in Australia. Molecular Plant Pathology 17: 783-788.

Aim: 
To examine resistance of myrtaceous plant species to invasive pathogen (the rust)
Type of Study: 
Review of published data.
Key Results: 
Highly virulent pathogen has spread rapidly but some myrtaceous species are resistant.
Reviewer: 
Rachel Standish
Locations: 
Australia
Response variable : 
Myrtaceous species
Replication: 
Ten individuals per species
Full Reference: 
Tobais PA, Guest DI, Kulheim C, Hsieh JF, Park RF 2016 A curious case of resistance to a new encounter pathogen: myrtle rust in Australia. Molecular Plant Pathology 17: 783-788.