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- McGrath, Mitch, et al. Show all 10 Authors
- Euphytica 2017 v.213 no.3 pp. 71
- Fusarium oxysporum; crops; genes; genetic markers; introgression; marker-assisted selection; melting; pathogens; plant breeding; polymerase chain reaction; single nucleotide polymorphism; soil-borne diseases; sugar beet; sugars
- ... Fusarium spp. cause severe damage in many agricultural crops, including sugar beet, with Fusarium oxysporum historically being considered as the most damaging of all species. Sugar beet needs to be protected from this class of soil-borne pathogens in order to ensure an optimal sugar yield in the field. Genetic control of the disease is crucial in managing these pathogens. Identification of single ...