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Pathologie vegetale

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SPREE - ANR project

SPREE - Strategic preemptive pathogen surveillance of air and water to anticipate plant disease emergence in scenarios of changing land use
Strategic preemptive pathogen surveillance of air and water to anticipate plant disease emergence in scenarios of changing land use
  • The objective of this project is to develop a framework for surveillance of dissemination of plant pathogens via movement of air and surface waters. SPREE partners include researchers in plant pathology, genomics, spatial statistics and econometrics. The project will combine experience in pathogen ecology, host range analysis and molecular biology to develop diagnostics for surveillance tools for water and aerosols and will take examples from official EU diagnostic networks to evaluate how best to implement them. Other valorizations include publications, training courses for knowledge transfer to end-users and an analysis of the likely cost-effectiveness of deployment of these diagnostics. This project has created the foundation for a larger scale project on epidemiological surveillance – BEYOND.
  • Coordinator: INRAE PACA-Avignon (Pathologie végétale)
  • Partners: INRAE PACA-Avignon (Pathologie végétale, Biostatistique et Processus Spatiaux, Ecodéveloppement); Université Pierre et Marie Curie
  • Manager for the unit: Cindy Morris
  • Lifetime: 2017-2020, 36 months + 12 months extension