Development of CRISPR-Cas and LAMP diagnostics to inform plant disease management
Dr J Tovar, Dr L Bindschedler
15 February 2019
Fungal infections are a major threat to food security worldwide. In the UK alone, Septoria wheat leaf blotch – a fungal disease caused by Zymoseptoria tritici – and oilseed rape phoma leafspot and stem canker, diseases caused by the fungi Leptosphaeria maculans and L.
Fundamental requirements for branching in plants
Dr J Harrison
Applications accepted all year round
Branching is a key determinant of crop yields because it affects the positioning of organs around stems, and hence light interception and productivity.