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From: Defensins from the tick Ixodes scapularis are effective against phytopathogenic fungi and the human bacterial pathogen Listeria grayi

Figure 2

Antifungal activity of Scapularisin-3 and Scapularisin-6 against Fusarium spp. Images show (a) inhibition of spore germination and (b) spore germination (presence of hyphae) at different concentrations of Scapularisin-3 and Scapularisin-6. Pictures of the respective fungal cultures were taken after 24 hours of incubation of F. culmorum (A) and F. germinearum (B) with the peptides.

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