Xylella Fastidiosa Active Containment Through a multidisciplinary-Oriented Research Strategy

Martine Maes

Martine Maes

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Scientific Director Plant Health

Role in the Project

WP2 research partner, WP9 leader


Institute of Agricultural and Fisheries Research


Burg. Van Gansberghelaan 96, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium


Education 1978 Lic. Biology, direction Physiology-Genetics, University Ghent, Belgium 1996 PhD, Faculty of Sciences, University Ghent, Belgium Employment 1978-1984 scientific collaborator, Laboratory of Genetics, University Ghent, Belgium 1984-1991 scientific collaborator, Committee of Biotechnology, Plant Genetics, University Ghent, Belgium 1991-1992 scientific collaborator, Laboratory of Phytopathology, University Ghent, Belgium 1992-2000 scientific collaborator, Ministry of Agriculture, Centre for Agricultural Research (CLO), Merelbeke, Belgium 2001-2005 scientific director CLO - Department Crop Protection, Division Plant Diseases, Merelbeke, Belgium 2006– scientific director ILVO – Plant Health, Merelbeke, Belgium