Defense Means Against Pathogens and Parasites: Reactive Oxygen Species
The rapid reductive activation of oxygen, the oxidative burst, is central when plants and animals defend themselves against invading bacteria, viruses, or fungi. This energy-demanding process and subsequent processes, such as sex reversal particularly in gammarids, have wide-reaching consequences for the host populations which shall be displayed by key examples especially from aquatic systems.
KeywordsHypersensitive Response Oxidative Burst Induce Systemic Resistance Systemic Acquire Resistance Signal Crayfish
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