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Adding injury to insult: pathogen detection and responses

Edward E Farmer

Author Affiliations

Gene Expression Laboratory, Ecology Institute, Biology, University of Lausanne, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland

Genome Biology 2000, 1:reviews1012-reviews1012.3  doi:10.1186/gb-2000-1-2-reviews1012

Published: 2 August 2000

Abstract

Genomic approaches to the study of the expression of plant genes induced in response to disease and attack are now showing that there is an intimate association between pathogen perception and general stress detection.