Location: Crop Improvement and Protection Research
Project Number: 5305-22000-012-19
Start Date: Jan 01, 2011
End Date: Jun 30, 2012
Detection of the fungus in vegetable and spinach seeds will be carried out by PCR techniques; localization of the fungus in spinach seed will be determined by confocal microscopy; and spinach and lettuce will be screened for resistance to Verticillium wilt in greenhouses.