News International Sugar Journal

Key link in understanding how nematodes infect sugar beet is discovered [Registered]

The beet cyst nematode (Heterodera schachtii) causes huge yield losses in sugar beet. To date, however, it was not clear how the nematodes stimulate the development of a nurse cell system inside the root, which they absolutely need as a food source.…

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