Overcoming Glucosinolate-Myrosinase-Isothiocyanate Defense System by Plant Pathogenic Fungi

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Fatemeh Rahimi Siamak Rahmanpour


Natural compounds play an important role in shaping living plant responses. The resistance of plants is dependent on the formation and production of antimicrobial compounds of secondary metabolites. Glucosinolate (GSL) is the main source of phytoanticipin in Brassicaceae and other plant families. The biological activity of glucosinolate is dependent on the release of various toxic compounds due to hydrolysis by myrosinase, isothiocyanate (ITC) is glucosinolate-breakdown products that inhibit the growth of microorganisms. Glucosinolate research enables us to more fully exploit the potential of these compounds in medicine and agriculture.

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