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Table 1 Disease incidence and severity caused by C. gloeosporioides on rubber tree leaves

From: The histone deacetylase HOS2 controls pathogenicity through regulation of melanin biosynthesis and appressorium formation in Colletotrichum gloeosporioides

Strain Intact leaves Pre-wounded leaves
Disease incidence (%) Lesion diameter (mm) Disease incidence (%) Lesion diameter (mm)
WT 74.44 ± 2.55 a 9.52 ± 0.13 a 100 10.13 ± 0.24 a
CgHOS2-1 0 b 0 b 100 4.87 ± 0.33 b
CgHOS2-2 0 b 0 b 100 4.85 ± 0.26 b
CgHOS2-3 0 b 0 b 100 4.84 ± 0.31 b
Res-∆CgHOS2 73.89 ± 5.85 a 9.41 ± 0.15 a 100 9.80 ± 0.20 a
  1. The values obtained at 3 days post-inoculation (dpi) were analyzed with Duncan’s multiple range tests, and the different letters indicate significant differences (P < 0.05). The values are shown as the means ± standard deviations (SD) of three groups of samples