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Polygalacturonase

Definition

noun, plural: polygalacturonases

Any enzyme that catalyses the hydrolysis of glycosidic linkages of polymerized galacturonic acids and other similar carbohydrates.


Supplement

Polygalacturonase is a widely used commercial pectinase.


See also: pectinase.


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The Fiber Disease

... posted an article re: aspergillus being found in cotton-could you please comment on this? Title: Molecular Genetic Evidence for the Involvement of Polygalacturonase, P2c, in the Invasion and Spread of Aspergillus flavus in Cotton Bolls† _http://aem.asm.org/cgi/reprint/63/9/3548.pdf#search=%22Molecular%20Genetic%20Evidence%20for%20the%20Involvement%20of%22 ...

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by London
Fri Sep 08, 2006 11:25 am
 
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Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... to all for sharing! Sky, going to read your great find now....(the link) Now check this out: Molecular Genetic Evidence for the Involvement of Polygalacturonase, P2c, in the Invasion and Spread of Aspergillus flavus in Cotton Bolls† http://aem.asm.org/cgi/reprint/63/9/3548.pdf#search=%22Molecular%20Genetic%20Evidence%20for%20the%20Involvement%20of%22

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by London
Mon Sep 04, 2006 1:25 am
 
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The Fiber Disease

... element has been found and characterised in two separate parts of the tobacco genome, specifically within the 3rd intron of the pollen-specific polygalacturonase gene (Npg1) and upstream of the endochitinase gene (Chn50). The element is ca. 0.4 kb in length and is bounded by conserved inverted ...

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by London
Sun Sep 03, 2006 11:51 am
 
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Topic: The Fiber Disease
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