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Definition of Ustilago maydis

Ustilago maydis
Smut Smut, n. [Akin to Sw. smuts, Dan. smuds, MHG. smuz, G. schmutz, D. smet a spot or stain, smoddig, smodsig, smodderig, dirty, smodderen to smut; and probably to E. smite. See Smite, v. t., and cf. Smitt, Smutch.] 1. Foul matter, like soot or coal dust; also, a spot or soil made by such matter. 2. (Mining) Bad, soft coal, containing much earthy matter, found in the immediate locality of faults. 3. (Bot.) An affection of cereal grains producing a swelling which is at length resolved into a powdery sooty mass. It is caused by parasitic fungi of the genus Ustilago. Ustilago segetum, or U. Carbo, is the commonest kind; that of Indian corn is Ustilago maydis. 4. Obscene language; ribaldry; obscenity. He does not stand upon decency . . . but will talk smut, though a priest and his mother be in the room. --Addison. Smut mill, a machine for cleansing grain from smut.

Meaning of Ustilago maydis from wikipedia

- Corn **** is a plant disease caused by the pathogenic fungus Ustilago maydis. One of several cereal crop pathogens called ****, the fungus forms galls...
- biotrophic fungal plant pathogen Ustilago maydis". Nature. 444 (7115): 97–101. doi:10.1038/nature05248. PMID 17080091. Ustilago at Index Fungorum v t e v t...
- invasion. U. maydis can respond to the oxidative burst with an oxidative stress response, regulated by the gene YAP1. The response protects U. maydis from the...
- "mushrooms" (e.g. Schizophyllum commune) and the non-mushrooms (e.g. Ustilago maydis). The Agaricomycotina include what had previously been called the Hymenomycetes...
- Holloman, WK; Holliday, R (10 December 1973). "Studies on a nuclease from Ustilago maydis. I. Purification, properties, and implication in recombination of the...
- talaromycosis candidiasis Many other fungi, including the plant pathogen Ustilago maydis and the cheesemaker's fungus Geotrichum candidum also have dimorphic...
- biotrophic basidiomycete Ustilago maydis during its saprotrophic growth phase. U. maydis is the causative agent of corn ****. In U. maydis, the ferrichrome A...
- virus satellite Ustilago maydis virus H satellite M Ustilago maydis M-P1 virus satellite Ustilago maydis M-P4 virus satellite Ustilago maydis M-P6 virus satellite...
- noted to have a ****ual stage in its disease cycle similar to that of Ustilago maydis. Initial infections occur on roots of young seedlings. The pathogen...
- cis-aconitate to itaconate via cis-aconitate-decarboxylase. The **** fungus Ustilago maydis uses an alternative route. Cis-aconitate is converted to the thermodynamically...