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Salmonella biofilms extremely resistant to disinfectants – Food Safety News

Once the bacterium forms a film, it can be very tough to eliminate.

Appropriations […]

Newly identified wheat genes may combat crucial crop disease

Researchers in the United Kingdom have found two wheat genes that help protect the plant against one of the most economically damaging fungal infections of wheat.

The discovery of two genes that activate the wheat plant’s defenses against the fungi Mycosphaerella graminicola, which causes Septoria leaf blotch (a.k.a. Septoria tritici blotch), may lead to new […]