The CAT(2) Comes Back.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Genetic and biochemical evidence supporting CATALASE2 as a salicylic acid (SA) receptor has finally emerged. In this issue of Cell Host & Microbe, Yuan et al. (2017) show that SA binds to CATALASE2 to inhibit auxin and jasmonic acid biosynthetic enzymes as a means to strengthen plant immunity against biotrophic pathogens.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Mwimba, M; Dong, X

Published Date

  • February 2017

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 21 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 125 - 127

PubMed ID

  • 28182944

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1934-6069

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1931-3128

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.chom.2017.01.012


  • eng