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  • n. A person or thing that elicits


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  • In more than 80 per cent of all cases, the whey protein beta-lactoglobulin (beta-lg) is the main elicitor of milk allergies for children and infants.

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  • Kessler, who studies similar elicitor compounds in tobacco plants, recently received grants from the U.S.

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  • Hpa1Xoo accumulates along the cell walls of the transgenic T-34, where it triggers the generation of H2O2 as an endogenous elicitor.

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  • Gomez-Gomez L, Boller T (2000) FLS2: an LRR receptor-like kinase involved in the perception of the bacterial elicitor flagellin in Arabidopsis.

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  • It is useful to conceptualise the interaction between a caregiver and care-elicitor as one that regulates the experience of emotions through a crescendo-decrescendo

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  • Ohta H, Suzuki G, Awai K, Masuda T, Kato T, et al. (1997) Distinct pathways for jasmonate - and elicitor-induced expressions of a cytochrome P450 gene in soybean suspension-cultured cells.

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  • Such acidification of intracellular compartments is reported to energize ion and metabolite transport during elicitor induced stress in soybean

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  • Early events mirrored a typical oxidative response based on striking similarities of the transcriptome to disease, elicitor and wounding induced processes.

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  • Phytophthora sojae encodes an elicitor and a regulator required for avirulence on soybean plants carrying resistance gene

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  • "If no more genuine an elicitor of emotion than a television studio's applause sign is necessary for Miller to make the slaughter of millions seem meaningful, consider the dead insulted."

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  • Plant Science: a molecule that elicits a defense response from a plant cell

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