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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Transcriptome Analysis of Potato Psyllids and the Effects of Temperature on Candidatus Liberibacter Solanacearum Infection of Potato Psyllid

Location: Vegetable and Forage Crops Production Research

Project Number: 5354-21220-011-02
Project Type: Specific Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Sep 08, 2010
End Date: Jun 30, 2014

Objective:
To determine the differences in potato psyllid gene expression in psyllids harboring Liberibacter solanacearum reared at different temperatures.

Approach:
DNA sequencing of psyllid ESTs, annotation, and organization in a PAVE database for mining. Documents SCA with U of AZ.

Last Modified: 8/22/2014
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