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New Technology Enables Rapid Sequencing of Entire Genomes of Plant Pathogens

Eletimes | 15/05/2021 01:21 PM | Click to read full article

Next-generation sequencing technology has made it easier than ever for quick diagnosis of plant diseases.

“It’s really exciting to see how sequencing technologies have evolved and how this new technology facilitates sequencing of entire genomes in such a short amount of time,” said Yazmín Rivera, a plant pathologist with the United States Department of Agriculture’s Plant Protection and Quarantine program.