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Roques, L., Desbiez, C., Berthier, K., Soubeyrand, S., Walker, E., Klein, E.K., Garnier, J., Moury, B., Papaïx, J. (2021). Emerging strains of watermelon mosaic virus in Southeastern France: model-based estimation of the dates and places of introduction. Scientific Reports 11, 7058 DOI:10.1038/s41598-021-86314-y

Emerging strains of watermelon mosaic virus in Southeastern France: model-based estimation of the dates and places of introduction

Roques, L., Desbiez, C., Berthier, K., Soubeyrand, S., Walker, E., Klein, E.K., Garnier, J., Moury, B., Papaïx, J.
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Choufany, M., Martinetti, D., Senoussi, R., Morris, C.E., Soubeyrand, S. (2021). Spatiotemporal large-scale networks shaped by air mass movements. Frontiers in Applied Mathematics and Statistics 6, 602621. DOI :10.3389/fams.2020.602621

Spatiotemporal large-scale networks shaped by air mass movements

Choufany, M., Martinetti, D., Senoussi, R., Morris, C.E., Soubeyrand, S.
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Dardouri, T., Gomez, L., Ameline, A., Costagliola, G., Schoeny, A. and Gautier, H. (2021). Non‐host volatiles disturb the feeding behavior and reduce the fecundity of the green peach aphid, Myzus persicae. Pest Management Science, 77, 1705-1713. DOI:10.1002/ps.6190

Non‐host volatiles disturb the feeding behavior and reduce the fecundity of the green peach aphid, Myzus persicae

Dardouri, T., Gomez, L., Ameline, A., Costagliola, G., Schoeny, A. and Gautier, H.
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Trotereau, A., Boyer, C., Bornard, I., Pécheur, M.J.B., Schouler, C., Torres-Barceló, C. (2021). High genomic diversity of novel phages infecting the plant pathogen Ralstonia solanacearum, isolated in Mauritius and Reunion islands. Scientific Reports 11, 5382, 10 p. DOI:10.1038/s41598-021-84305-7

High genomic diversity of novel phages infecting the plant pathogen Ralstonia solanacearum, isolated in Mauritius and Reunion islands

Trotereau, A., Boyer, C., Bornard, I., Pécheur, M.J.B., Schouler, C., Torres-Barceló, C.
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BotrySclero 2021 - Webinar - June 8-10

BotrySclero 2021 - Webinar - June 8-10

The organizing and scientific committees of the first joint Botrytis-Sclerotinia Symposium are pleased to announce a webinar specifically dedicated...
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Jørgensen, J.B., Djuurhus, A.M., Carstens, A.B., Kot, W., Neve, H., Morris, C.E., Hansen, L.H. (2020). Presentation of three novel tailed phages targeting multiple strains of Pseudomonas syringae. Phage, 1, 245-250. DOI:10.1089/phage.2020.0040

Presentation of three novel tailed phages targeting multiple strains of Pseudomonas syringae

Jørgensen, J.B., Djuurhus, A.M., Carstens, A.B., Kot, W., Neve, H., Morris, C.E., Hansen, L.H.
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Lacrampe, N., Lopez-Lauri, F., Lugan, R., Colombié, S., Olivares, J., Nicot, P.C., Lecompte, F. (2021). Regulation of sugar metabolism genes in the N-dependent susceptibility of tomato stems to Botrytis cinerea. Annals of Botany, 127, 143-154. DOI : 10.1093/aob/mcaa155

Regulation of sugar metabolism genes in the N-dependent susceptibility of tomato stems to Botrytis cinerea

Lacrampe, N., Lopez-Lauri, F., Lugan, R., Colombié, S., Olivares, J., Nicot, P.C., Lecompte, F.
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Welcome

For a sustainable protection of vegetable crops

Our research is focused on bacterial, fungal and viral diseases of fruits and vegetables typically produced in the Mediterranean basin. Studies are also conducted on Ceratocystis canker of plane trees and viral diseases of ornamental crops.

Our long term goal is the development of rational and efficient disease control methods that are compatible with a sustainable and high quality production. The methods for disease avoidance (prophylaxis) that we develop are based on:

  • early and effective diagnosis,
  • cultivation of plant varieties with durable disease resistance,
  • use of pre-emptive biological control agents,
  • predicting disease by understanding the ecology and evolution of plant pathogens and disease epidemiology.

Our research relies on a close partnership with stakeholders in agricultural development and scientific cooperation on the national and international levels. This work is integrated into the research networks for Integrated Horticultural Production and for Adaptation to Global Change of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur Center, INRAE.

Our unit has 42 permanent staff as well as young scientists pursuing training. The work of the 2 research teams (Mistral and Virology) is facilitated by: