Thomas Baum and Tarek Hewezi recently co-authored a book chapter in Advances in Botanical Research, on the Communication of Sedentary Plant-Parasitic Nematodes With Their Host Plants. Hewezi, a former post-doctoral researcher in the Baum lab is now an Assistant Professor in the Department of Plant Sciences at the University of Tennessee. A link to the book chapter is available. Read more about Thomas Baum and Tarek Hewezi co-author a book chapter on plant-parasitic nematode-host communication
This new teaching video, offered through APS, explains the life cycle of the fungus Phakopsora pachyrhizi, an aggressive disease capable of causing defoliation and significant yield loss. The video was produced in conjunction with Dr. Joseph-Alexander Verreet and Dr. Holger Klink, Christian-Albrechts University, Kiel, and Dr. Daren S. Mueller, and Dr. Steven A. Read more about Our Soybean Rust Video has won an award!