The link between disease, tree genetics, and environmental context

Today, my first Lindroth lab manuscript is published online! In this study, we investigated how various factors influence the prevalence of powdery mildew (a fungal disease found on plants). In particular, we explored how tree genetics and environmental context shape powdery mildew incidence on aspen (Populus tremuloides).

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