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Table 1 Effect of chitinolytic enzymes on the integrity of germ tubes from Hemileia vastatrix urediniospores

From: In vitro production of two chitinolytic proteins with an inhibiting effect on the insect coffee berry borer, Hypothenemus hampei (Ferrari) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) and the fungus Hemileia vastatrix the most limiting pests of coffee crops

Treatment X ̄ % SE
MBP-Chitobiosidase A* 94.0 2.79
MBP-Endochitinase B 82.3 4.36
BSA C 1.10 0.75
Distilled water C 0.0 0.0
  1. *Differing letters indicate significant difference in means according to the Tukey test at a 5% level.
  2. X. Average percentage of rust urediniospore germ tubes affected.
  3. SE. Standard error for each of the applied treatments.