Project Number: 6034-21000-014-15-T
Project Type: Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement
Start Date: Oct 1, 2012
End Date: Sep 30, 2014
To identify important regulatory components in host defense signaling pathways, which will be used to develop effective means for huanglongbing (Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus) control.
Complete greenhouse inoculation of citrus with huanglongbing (HLB) and citrus tristeza virus. Assess plant response and analyze changes in host plant small RNAs and mRNAs.