Motoaki KUSABA

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Motoaki KUSABA
Saga University
Faculty of Agriculture Applied Biological Sciences

Research Interests


Research Areas



Nuclear ribosomal DNA variation and pathogenic specialization in Alternaria fungi known to produce host-specific toxins
Applied and Environmental Microbiology   60 3055-3062   1994
Geographical distribution of genes for resistance to formae speciales of Erysiphe graminis in common wheat
Theoretical and Applied Genetics   91 82-88   1995
Motoaki KUSABA, Takashi TSUGE
Annals Phytopathological Society of Japan   63(6) 463-469   1997

Books etc

Molecular biology of AK-toxin production by the Japanese pear pathotype of Alternaria alternata
Host-Specific Toxin : Biosynthesis, Receptor and Molecular Biology, Tottori University Press   1994   
Molecular aspects of pathogenic specialization in Alternaria alternata pathogens
Molecular Aspects of Pathogenicity and Resistance : Requirement for Signal Transduction APS Press   1996   

Research Grants & Projects

Genetic analyses of the sexuality and pathogenicity of Magnaporthe grisea
Population structure of Alternaria alternata tobacco pathotype inferred from RFLP analysis