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"Biology is the study of complicated things that give the appearance of having been designed for a purpose"

-- Richard Dawkins

Overseasoning of Pathogens

Over-wintering and/or over-summering of pathogen Over-seasoning is an evolutionary developed technique followed by many pathogens to survive the adverse period of their life cycle. It...

Infection and Dissemination

Infection When the inoculum starts procuring nutrients from the susceptible tissues of the host, the infection starts. This is the first stage from where the...

Inoculation and Penetration

Inoculation Inoculation is the first contact of a pathogen with its host in a place where infection is possible. The pathogen may be in any...

The Causes Behind Plant Disease

Plants are a big and essential part of our life for so many reasons. One of the reasons are plants produce Oxygen which is...

The Disease Cycle: Stages of Disease Development

Who haven't seen plants with some kinds of abnormalities? We all have, right? Sometimes in the form of some black spots or white powders...

Rhizoid and Rhizomorph: Awww it seems confusing!

Rhizoid and rhizomorphs are two common terms used in the study of fungi. Both of them are derived from the same word root. But...

Different Diseases of Jute

Jute is a long shiny vegetable fibre that can be spun into coarse strong threads. India, China and Bangladesh are three major producers in...

Fungal Diseases of Rice

Introduction to Rice Rice, Oryza sativa is one of the main staple crops in the whole world especially in Asia. It provides carbohydrate and calories...

Lactophenol Cotton Blue: Most Widely Used Stain in Mycology

Introduction Lactophenol cotton blue (LPCB) is a widely used staining agent used in laboratories to observe chitin walled organisms (e.g. Fungi). It generally gives the...

Different Fungal Symptoms on Plants

The Fungi is a group of organisms which are non-photosynthetic, absorbing entities with main vegetative part as filamentous. They usually grow in shady and...

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