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Fig. 3 | Plant Methods

Fig. 3

From: Detection of white head symptoms of panicle blast caused by Pyricularia oryzae using cut-flower dye

Fig. 3

Panicles damaged by rice blast fungus were dyed. a Panicle with neck damage. b Necks were treated with water (NS, no staining) or dyed with red, blue, or green cut-flower dye. c Necks were cut longitudinally through the center. Upper panels: light microscopy images; lower panels: fluorescence microscopy images. Left: the inside of the neck; right, the surface of the neck. Long yellow brackets indicate hyphae detected with fluorescent wheat germ agglutinin conjugate. Double-headed arrows indicate internal lacunae. White bars, 2000 µm; black bars, 100 µm

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