Species page : Meloidogyne javanica

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Species Meloidogyne javanica

Photo by Jonathan Eisenbeck, Nemapix vol.1
Light micrographs of the anterior end of second-stage juveniles of the four most common species of root-knot nematodes: M. incognita, M. javanica, M. arenaria, and M. hapla

Common Name: Root Knot Nematode
Clade: Clade IVb
Disease: Plant-parasitic nematodes reduce annual U.S. agricultural production by more than $5 billion. The most important group are the root-knot nematodes (RKN: Meloidogyne spp.), which are devastating pathogens of food and fiber crops.
Libraries: Library links
Available cDNAs:
Sanger ESTs:   7594 reads   5165 contigs   nucleotide link   protein link
Sequencing: The Washington University Nematode EST Project, The Genome Institute, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
External Collaborators: David Bird:
Andrew Kloek :
Project Contact: Makedonka Mitreva
NemaGene information: NemaGene Sanger EST count :5,160
NemaBLAST database: BLAST vs. reads grouped by library
BLAST vs. transcript contigs & genes
Codon usage table: Codon Usage table
NemFam database: NemFam search
GO Associations: GO Associations
KEGG Associations: NemaPath
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