Location: National Peanut Research LaboratoryTitle: Genomics of peanut leaf-spot pathogens; and RNA-interference-mediated control of aflatoxins
Submitted to: Meeting Abstract
Publication Type: Abstract Only
Publication Acceptance Date: 10/9/2015
Publication Date: 10/12/2015
Citation: Arias De Ares, R.S., Dang, P.M., Sobolev, V., Lamb, M.C. 2015. Genomics of peanut leaf-spot pathogens; and RNA-interference-mediated control of aflatoxins. Meeting Abstract. Plant Pathology Dept. seminar series, UGA.
Interpretive Summary: none required
Technical Abstract: An overview update of the research done at USDA-ARS National Peanut Research Laboratory will be presented: including: the release of the Cercospora arachidicola genome, sequencing of Cercosporidium personatum, a workflow to study genetic diversity of aflatoxigenic Aspergillus, and progress on the use of RNA interference to control aflatoxins.