Xylella Fastidiosa Active Containment Through a multidisciplinary-Oriented Research Strategy

APS Annual Meeting: Plant Health 2020 Online

The theme selected for Plant Health 2020 conference is “Scientific Credibility: Changing the Climate,” inspired in ​large part ​​​by ​the growing gap in understanding and respect between scientists and the public, as well as a book writ​​ten by Richard Harris​, ​​NPR Science Reporter, titled Rigor Mortis: How Sloppy Science Creates Worthless Cures, Crushes Hope, and Wastes Billions.​

Plant Health 2020 is organized by the The American Phytopathological Society (APS).

On August 11, our project coordinator, Maria Saponari (CNR-IPSP) will give her contribution: “Adaptation of Xylella fastidiosa to new hosts and spittlebug vectors: an emerging threat to olives and other Mediterranean crops”.
Read the abstract of her speech on this page.