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avirulent

Saltos de línea: aviru|lent
Pronunciación: /eɪˈvɪrjʊl(ə)nt
 
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Definición de avirulent en inglés:

adjetivo

(Of a microorganism) not virulent.
Example sentences
  • Concerning biotic stress, plants exposed to virulent and avirulent pathogens respond with a range of defence- and damage-limiting mechanisms.
  • The main common defence reaction is the hypersensitive response, characterized by the induction of rapid cell death at the site of the attempted attack by either an avirulent strain of a pathogen or a non-pathogen.
  • In Arabidopsis plants infiltrated with avirulent bacteria, specific calcium ‘waves’ were found to occur concurrent with the oxidative burst, leading to the HR.

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