Table 2.

Effect of epsRΩ mutation and overexpression on the ability of R. solanacearum to kill eggplant seedlings

Strain and trial no.No. of seedlings killed/no. inoculateda
Day 11Day 14
K60
 Trial 112/1312/13
 Trial 29/1010/10
K60/PKL4
 Trial 16/139/13
 Trial 25/138/13
K60::epsRΩ
 Trial 16/137/13
 Trial 27/127/12
  • a Inoculated seedlings were scored for death at 11 and 14 days postinoculation.