LAURENE LEVY, USDA-APHIS, PPQ, NPGQC, BARC-East, Bldg 580. Beltsville, MD 20705. Dr. Levy received her B.S. in Biology from Loma Linda University, and her M.S. in Plant Science and Ph.D. in Plant Pathology from U.C. Riverside. She currently serves as Plant Pathologist in the Development Laboratory at the National Plant Germplasm Quarantine Center in Beltsville. Her interests are focused on development of rapid detection methods for viral and fungal pathogens of quarantine significance. http://www.aphis.usda.gov/plant_health/cphst/npgqbl.shtml
SAVAS KORKMAZ. University of Cukurova, Adana, Turkey. Dr. Korkmaz is a Reserch Plant Pathologist with the Subtropical Fruits Research and Experimental Center at the University of Cukurova. He has recently completed his Ph.D. dissertation research on CCD and has continued research on CCD and other citrus viruses at Orlando and Beltsville under a Joint US-Turkey project funded by the Research and Scientific Exchanges Division of the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service.