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OIP is now accepting applications for the 2023 OIP International Research Achievement Award. Submit your application by May 1, 2023.
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​​​Emerging Research

Scientists Sleuth Out an Elusive Pathogen in Mexico

For years, scientists and online databases presumed the presence of clubroot—one of the main diseases on cruciferous crops (such as broccoli, cabbage, and kale)—in Mexico. However, no evidence to support this supposition existed until a team of researchers, led by Mauricio Luna and Legnara Padrón-Rodríguez of the University of Veracruz, donned their detective caps to pinpoint the clubroot pathogen.

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APS Webinars

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APS webinars are bite-sized virtual sessions that​ advance your understanding of a wide range of topics in phytopathology, from advocacy and mentoring to bioinformatics and high-throughput sequencing.​ View sessions Live or On Demand!​

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