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Research Project: Role of Vector Saliva in Pathogen Transmission

Location: Temperate Tree Fruit and Vegetable Research

Project Number: 2092-22000-022-12-T
Project Type: Trust Fund Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Apr 1, 2018
End Date: Jun 30, 2022

Objective:
Identify salivary gland transcripts from Liberibacter-infected and uninfected potato psyllids. Identify salivary proteins discharged by infected and uninfected potato psyllids.

Approach:
Transcriptomics to identify salivary gland transcripts. Mass spectrometry to identify salivary proteins