Fusarium head blight (FHB), caused by the fungus Fusarium graminearum, is an economically devastating disease of wheat worldwide. Fhb1, a widely used genetic source of FHB resistance, originated in East Asia. The recent cloning of Fhb1 opens a new avenue to improve FHB resistance in wheat and potentially other crops.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Trends in Plant Science|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2020|
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- Plant Science