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Comparative Analysis of the Genomes of Two Field Isolates of the Rice Blast Fungus Magnaporthe oryzae

  • Minfeng Xue equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Minfeng Xue, Jun Yang

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology and Ministry of Agriculture Key Laboratory of Plant Pathology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China

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  • Jun Yang equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Minfeng Xue, Jun Yang

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology and Ministry of Agriculture Key Laboratory of Plant Pathology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China

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  • Zhigang Li,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology and Ministry of Agriculture Key Laboratory of Plant Pathology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China

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  • Songnian Hu,

    Affiliation: Beijing Genomics Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

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  • Nan Yao,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Biocontrol, School of Life Sciences, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China

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  • Ralph A. Dean,

    Affiliation: Fungal Genomics Laboratory, Center for Integrated Fungal Research, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States of America

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  • Wensheng Zhao,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology and Ministry of Agriculture Key Laboratory of Plant Pathology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China

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  • Mi Shen,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology and Ministry of Agriculture Key Laboratory of Plant Pathology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China

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  • Haiwang Zhang,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology and Ministry of Agriculture Key Laboratory of Plant Pathology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China

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  • Chao Li,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology and Ministry of Agriculture Key Laboratory of Plant Pathology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China

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  • Liyuan Liu,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology and Ministry of Agriculture Key Laboratory of Plant Pathology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China

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  • Lei Cao,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology and Ministry of Agriculture Key Laboratory of Plant Pathology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China

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  • Xiaowen Xu,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology and Ministry of Agriculture Key Laboratory of Plant Pathology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China

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  • Yunfei Xing,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology and Ministry of Agriculture Key Laboratory of Plant Pathology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China

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  • Tom Hsiang,

    Affiliation: School of Environmental Sciences, University of Guelph, Guelph, Canada

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  • Ziding Zhang,

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology, College of Biological Sciences, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China

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  • Jin-Rong Xu mail,

    jinrong@purdue.edu (J-RX); pengyl@cau.edu.cn (Y-LP)

    Affiliation: Department of Botany and Plant Pathology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America

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  • You-Liang Peng mail

    jinrong@purdue.edu (J-RX); pengyl@cau.edu.cn (Y-LP)

    Affiliation: State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology and Ministry of Agriculture Key Laboratory of Plant Pathology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China

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  • Published: August 02, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1002869

About the Authors

Minfeng Xue, Jun Yang, Zhigang Li, Wensheng Zhao, Mi Shen, Haiwang Zhang, Chao Li, Liyuan Liu, Lei Cao, Xiaowen Xu, Yunfei Xing, You-Liang Peng
State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology and Ministry of Agriculture Key Laboratory of Plant Pathology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China
Songnian Hu
Beijing Genomics Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Nan Yao
State Key Laboratory of Biocontrol, School of Life Sciences, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China
Ralph A. Dean
Fungal Genomics Laboratory, Center for Integrated Fungal Research, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States of America
Tom Hsiang
School of Environmental Sciences, University of Guelph, Guelph, Canada
Ziding Zhang
State Key Laboratory of Agrobiotechnology, College of Biological Sciences, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China
Jin-Rong Xu
Department of Botany and Plant Pathology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: Y-LP J-RX. Performed the experiments: JY MX ZL SH NY WZ MS HZ CL LL LC XX YX. Analyzed the data: Y-LP J-RX MX JY ZL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: Y-LP. Wrote the paper: Y-LP J-RX JY MX ZL RAD TH ZZ.