Disassociation of oogonia formation from oospore production in Phytophthora cactorum by sterols with varying side chain lengths

W. David Nes, W. R. Nes

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Abstract

A series of 20(R)-n-alkylpregn-5-en-3β-ols with 0 to 9 (but not with 12) C-atoms in the alkyl group induced formation of oogonia in Phytophthora cactorum. However, maturation of the oogonia into germinating oospores occurred only when the alkyl group had 4-7 C-atoms.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)276-278
Number of pages3
JournalExperientia
Volume39
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1983

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