A gene cluster responsible for biosynthesis of phomenoic acid in the plant pathogenic fungus, Leptosphaeria maculans
Candace E Elliott, Damien L Callahan, Daniel Schwenk, Markus Nett, Dirk Hoffmeister, Barbara J Howlett
Fungal Genetics and Biology | ACADEMIC PRESS INC ELSEVIER SCIENCE | Published : 2013
We thank the Grains and Research Development Corporation for funding this project, David Dubois for help generating the silenced transformants of L. maculans, Angela Van de Wouw for providing infected B. napus stems and stubble for phomenoic acid extraction and Daniel Diaz for NMR analysis. D.H. acknowledges support from the Hans-Knoll-Institute. D.S. acknowledges a pre-doctoral fellowship from the International Leibniz Research School for Microbial and Biomolecular Interactions (ILRS).