Project Number: 6034-21000-014-17-R
Project Type: Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement
Start Date: Oct 1, 2012
End Date: Jun 30, 2015
To identify the mechanisms of pathogenesis and natural defense in citrus to citrus greening disease or huanglongbing.
Complete greenhouse inoculation of citrus with huanglongbing (Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus). Assess plant response and analyze changes in host plant small RNAs and mRNAs.