Xanthomonas translucens pv. cerealis is the causal agent of bacterial leaf streak on true grasses. The genome of the pathotype strain CFBP 2541 was sequenced in order to decipher mechanisms that provoke disease and to elucidate the role of transcription activator-like (TAL) type III effectors in pathogenicity.
Pesce, C., Bolot, S., Cunnac, S., Portier, P., Saux, M. F. L., Jacques, M. A., … Koebnik, R. (2015). High-quality draft genome sequence of the Xanthomonas translucens pv. cerealis pathotype strain CFBP 2541. Genome Announcements, 3(1). https://doi.org/10.1128/genomeA.01574-14