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rusts

(rŭsts),
Species of Puccinia and other microbes constituting important pathogens of plants, especially cereal grains; they are important allergens for humans when inhaled in large numbers, as in harvesting processes.

rusts

microbes that are pathogens of plants, particularly cereal grains. They are also important human allergens.

rusts

(rŭsts)
Species of Puccinia and other microbes comprising important pathogens of plants, especially cereal grains; they are important allergens for humans when inhaled in large quantities, as during harvesting.

Patient discussion about rusts

Q. Are throat nodulars caused by second hand smoke, allergy drip, and reflux. Also can chlorine and rust in water

A. Throat nodules, or also known as - vocal cord nodules, are usually caused by maximum contact between the two vocal cords. The cause of these formations are usually strenuous or abusive voice practices such as yelling and coughing. Persons who are often susceptible are those who use their voice constantly in a loud environment. Examples include teachers, cheerleaders, politicians, actors, musicians and singers. I am not sure I understand the question about chlorine and rust in water, I don't think these factors have a connection to vocal cord nodules. Other throat nodules can be cause by smoking (not as much in second hand smoke), alcohol or chewed tobbacco use.

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As the only facility in the United States that can identify various forms of stem rust and other cereal rusts, CDL is helping to jump-start the international effort to deal with the stem rust threat.
Kay Simmons, ARS national program leader for plant genetics and grain crops, explains that ARS is helping to develop increased genetic protection for the entire United States, but especially in the southern states--such as Texas, Louisiana, and Georgia--where stem rust is able to survive through winter.
Paul, Minnesota, lab is on high alert now, since an African strain of stem rust has emerged as an unprecedented international threat to wheat and barley.
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It turns out the leaf rust that affects rye and several wild relatives of wheat has significantly larger amounts of DNA than the leaf rusts of bread wheat.
strains, or races, of the fungus that causes bean rust.
For stem rust, that host is the shrub barberry, and from 1918 through 1975 more than 100 million barberry bushes were eradicated in the United States alone in an effort to eliminate stem rusts seasonal home.
tritici, the most virulent race of the stem rust fungus yet to emerge.
But rusting is a slow process that gives off very little heat, it becomes a fire hazard only when a lot of iron is allowed to rust in a closed-up space.
Farmers in Minnesota and Canada can benefit from wheat stem rust research in Texas, Mexico, and east Africa.
In the "Rust Prediction" column of the data table, record whether you think that object will rust.
The oxygen atoms bond (combine) with the iron, creating hydrated iron oxide, or rust.