Project

MAPPING OF THE KEY EVENTS IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE TOMATO CRAZY ROOT DISEASE

Duration
01 January 2017 → 31 December 2020
Funding
Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO)
Research disciplines
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Keywords
Crazy root disease tomato plants Agrobacterium
 
Project description

Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) is an important crop for Belgium and The Netherlands. The rootstocks commonly used in greenhouses, however, are susceptible to Agrobacterium strains causing crazy root disease. This disease is characterized by an extensively