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Xylella fastidiosa, a new plant pathogen that threatens global farming: Ecology, molecular biology, search for remedies

Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, 502(2), 173-182. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbrc.2018.05.073 Author Enrico M.Bucci Affiliations Sbarro Health Research Organization, C/o Temple University, 1900 N 12th St, 19122, Philadelphia, PA, USA. Resis Srl, Via Ivrea, 8/1, 10010, Samone (TO), Italy Abstract Recently, the emergence of an important alien plant pathogen in Europe was evident when the Olive Quick Decline Syndrome (OQDS), […]

Molecular profiling of Pierce’s disease outlines the response circuitry of Vitis vinifera to Xylella fastidiosa infection

Front. Plant Sci., 08 June 2018 | https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2018.00771 Authors Paulo A. Zaini1†, Rafael Nascimento2†, Hossein Gouran1, Dario Cantu3, Sandeep Chakraborty1, My Phu1, Luiz R. Goulart2 and Abhaya M. Dandekar1* Affiliations 1Department of Plant Sciences, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA, United States. 2Institute of Genetics and Biochemistry, Federal University of Uberlândia, Uberlândia, Brazil. 3Department of Viticulture and Enology, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA, United States […]

Dr. Saldarelli (CNR-IPSP) presents POnTE and XF-ACTORS research on Xylella fastidiosa at AIT Seminar Series in Tulln

The 2018 Seminar Series, organised by the Austrian Institute of Technology (AIT) Health & Bioresources Center in Tulln, features lectures and discussions with leading scientists referring to AIT research fields. On June 7, 2018 Dr. Pasquale Saldarelli, Researcher at CNR-Institute for Sustainable Plant Protection (Bari, Italy), will give an invited lecture on “Xylella fastidiosa in […]

CURE-XF Project announces an International Summer School on Xylella fastidiosa in Bari

Cure-Xf Project has announced the 1st International Summer School on: “Xylella fastidiosa – detection, epidemiology and control measures” that will take place at CIHEAM – Bari from 10 September to 17 October 2018. Organised by CIHEAM Bari (Italy), CNR-IPSP (Italy), CRSFA (Italy), Università degli Studi di Bari Aldo Moro (Italy) in collaboration with XF-ACTORS and […]

The Plant Health Service of the Apulia Region authorized plantation of olive varieties resistant to Xylella fastidiosa in the demarcated infected area

A derogation of the prohibition of planting host plants in the infected zone was officially released on May 17 by the Apulia Region with the determination of the Regional Plant Health Service (number 274, supplemented by determination number 280). This act takes into account the provisions reported in the EU Decision 2017/2352, and gives the […]