plant pathology

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Related to plant pathology: plant disease, phytopathology

plant′ pathol`ogy

the branch of botany dealing with diseases of plants. Also called phytopathology.
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Yan Zhao is with the USDA-ARS Molecular Plant Pathology Laboratory, 10300 Baltimore Ave.
For his innovative and creative research contributions, scientific leadership, and service to the American Phytopathological Society (APS) and the plant pathology profession, Dr.
Ned Tisserat, Colorado State University professor of plant pathology and disease discoverer.
The Committee awards one or more scholarships to a graduate student or students conducting dissertation research involving edible mushrooms and/or other edible fungi including but not limited to plant pathology, entomology, agricultural and biological engineering, food science, crop and soil science, forest resource science, environmental science and horticulture at an accredited college or university within the United States.
Ma, an assistant professor of plant pathology and microbiology, and her colleagues showed that the bacterial pathogens target isoflavones, a group of compounds in plant cells that defend the plant from bacterial infection, resulting in a reduction in isoflavone production.
Developments in plant pathology during the previous year are reviewed in 22 studies.
He is the Director of the Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing (CGRB), the Stewart Professor for Gene Research, and Distinguished Professor of Botany and Plant Pathology at Oregon State University in Corvallis, OR.
S degree in plant pathology from National Taiwan University, and an M.
LAHORE, May 25 -- The Board of Studies in the Institute of Mycology and Plant Pathology and Board of Faculty of Life Sciences have already approved the change of nomenclatures of the institute and BSc and MSc degrees to remove the grievances over the status of the institute's degree to safeguard and brighten the job prospects of the students, Punjab University Acting Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Jamil Anwar CH said on Monday.
A related title, "Food Security: The Science, Sociology and Economics of Food Production and Access to Food," will be launched in early 2009 through a Springer partnership with the International Society for Plant Pathology.
Vargas has been a professor of plant pathology at Michigan State University for the last 34 years, and has authored over 200 articles on turfgrass diseases and related subjects.