Location: Subtropical Plant Pathology Research
Project Number: 6034-22000-039-45-R
Project Type: Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement
Start Date: Jul 1, 2013
End Date: Oct 15, 2015
Purify bacteria from plant tissue and use as inoculum for devising sustainable in vitro cultures of the Ca. Liberibacter asiaticus bacterium.
Bacteria will be purified from insects and citrus and cultured in media designed to mimic plant sap or insect haemolymph.