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TitlePopulation genomic analyses were used to identify the potential source of an outbreak of wheat blast in Bangladesh.
Study TypeOther
Abstract In February 2016, a fungal disease was spotted in wheat fields across eight districts in Bangladesh. The epidemic spread to an estimated 15,741 hectares of wheat crops with yield losses reaching up to 100% and affecting 20% of total wheat production of the country. Within weeks of the onset of the e .. [more]
Description In February 2016, a fungal disease was spotted in wheat fields across eight districts in Bangladesh. The epidemic spread to an estimated 15,741 hectares of wheat crops with yield losses reaching up to 100% and affecting 20% of total wheat production of the country. Within weeks of the onset of the e .. [more]
Center NameUniversity of Exeter