Managing Fusarium wilt of bananas with endophytic microorganisms

Ting, Adeline Su Yien and Meon, Sariah and Radu, Son and Kadir, Jugah and Singh, Gurmit (2004) Managing Fusarium wilt of bananas with endophytic microorganisms. In: The 4th Annual Seminar of National Science Fellowship NSF 2004 Proceedings. Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia, pp. 1-4.

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Fusarium wilt of banana is a common disease in many banana growing countries worldwide. Attempts to control this disease using cultural practices, chemical application and breeding for resistant varieties, has met with little success. The pathogen, Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cubense (Foc) spends part of its life cycle in the host tissues, thus ‘escaping’ the effect of control applications.

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: Q Science > Q Science (General) > Q179.9-180 Research
Divisions: Koleksi Penganjuran Persidangan (Conference Collection) > Annual Seminar National Science Fellowship (NSF)
Depositing User: Puan Sukmawati Muhamad
Date Deposited: 26 Sep 2018 07:18
Last Modified: 23 Nov 2018 08:17

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