Dreaded Banana-Infecting Fungus Spreads to Latin America
Dreaded Banana-Infecting Fungus Spreads to Latin America
Researchers confirm TR4’s presence in Colombia, increasing concerns about the future of the industry.
Dreaded Banana-Infecting Fungus Spreads to Latin America
Dreaded Banana-Infecting Fungus Spreads to Latin America

Researchers confirm TR4’s presence in Colombia, increasing concerns about the future of the industry.

Researchers confirm TR4’s presence in Colombia, increasing concerns about the future of the industry.

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Plant Scourges
Plant Scourges
Rina Shaikh-Lesko | May 31, 2014
A sampling of some of the most devastating crop pathogens
Genome Digest
Hayley Dunning | Jul 11, 2012
What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes
Banana Fungus Origin Revealed
Sabrina Richards | Mar 6, 2012
A fungal disease that is plaguing banana plants around the world originated in South East Asia.
The Beginning of the End for Bananas?
The Beginning of the End for Bananas?
Dan Koeppel | Jul 22, 2011
Already reeling from a 20-year losing battle with a devastating disease, the banana variety eaten in the United States is now threatened by a new—but old—enemy.