Genomics of Disease


ISBN: 978-0-387-76722-2 (Print) 978-0-387-76723-9 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XVIII

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-10

    Roles of Plant Hormones in Plant Resistance and Susceptibility to Pathogens

  3. Chapter

    Pages 11-24

    Canine Genetics Facilitates Understanding of Human Biology

  4. Chapter

    Pages 25-40

    Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae AvrXA21 Activity Is Dependent on a Type One Secretion System, Is Regulated by a Two-Component Regulatory System that Responds to Cell Population Density, and Is Conserved in Other Xanthomonas spp.

  5. Chapter

    Pages 41-56

    Unraveling the Genetic Mysteries of the Cat: New Discoveries in Feline-Inherited Diseases and Traits

  6. Chapter

    Pages 57-66

    Variation in Chicken Gene Structure and Expression Associated with Food-Safety Pathogen Resistance: Integrated Approaches to Salmonella Resistance

  7. Chapter

    Pages 67-78

    Functional Genomics and Bioinformatics of the Phytophthora sojae Soybean Interaction

  8. Chapter

    Pages 79-88

    Canine SINEs and Their Effects on Phenotypes of the Domestic Dog

  9. Chapter

    Pages 89-113

    Ovine Disease Resistance: Integrating Comparative and Functional Genomics Approaches in a Genome Information-Poor Species

  10. Chapter

    Pages 115-126

    Integrating Genomics to Understand the Marek’s Disease Virus – Chicken Host–Pathogen Interaction

  11. Chapter

    Pages 127-150

    Combining Genomic Tools to Dissect Multifactorial Virulence in Pseudomonas aeruginosa

  12. Chapter

    Pages 151-160

    Genetic Dissection of the Interaction Between the Plant Pathogen Xanthomonas campestris pv. vesicatoria and Its Host Plants

  13. Chapter

    Pages 161-171

    Structure and Function of RXLR Effectors of Plant Pathogenic Oomycetes

  14. Chapter

    Pages 173-182

    The Biotrophic Phase of Ustilago maydis: Novel Determinants for Compatibility

  15. Chapter

    Pages 183-197

    Virulence Evolution in Malaria

  16. Chapter

    Pages 199-216

    The Ins and Outs of Host Recognition of Magnaporthe oryzae

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 217-221