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Mycopathologia et mycologia applicata

, Volume 27, Issue 3–4, pp 233–237 | Cite as

Horizons in plant pathology I. The “host” and the “parasite”: Need for a broadened outlook

  • R. K. Kakkar
Article

Summary

A critical appraisal of the celebrated couplet of plant pathology “host and parasite” is presented in the preceding pages. Author's own evaluation opens new vistas, displays several new ideas and an altogether new interpretation of this central theme of plant pathology incorporating biochemical concepts.

Keywords

Plant Pathology Critical Appraisal Central Theme Preceding Page Biochemical Concept 
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References

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© Dr. W. Junk 1965

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. K. Kakkar
    • 1
  1. 1.Botany DepartmentThe UniversityAllahabadIndia

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