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Access to the article is free, however registration and sign-in are required. To intercept invading microbes that threaten growth and reproduction, plants evolved a sophisticated innate immune system. Recognition of specialized pathogens is mediated by resistance proteins that function as molecular switches. Pathogen perception by these multidomain proteins seems to trigger a series of conformational changes dependent on nucleotide exchange.

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      NSDL,NSDL_SetSpec_BEN,cell death,pathogen recognition,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20110722025452760T,regulation,immune system,Life Science,resistance (R) proteins

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