How Plant ‘Vaccines’ Could Save Us From a World Without Fruit

Aside from the Coronavirus pandemic, there is another pandemic going on today: plant diseases. Anne Elizabeth Simon, a virologist at the University of Maryland, is part of a team of scientists developing a novel solution to prevent and possibly cure these plant diseases. If successful, this vaccine-like treatment would protect the plants against several pathogens, the same way vaccines are expected to work against COVID-19. Read full article here


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