University of Greenwich

Grantee Website Kent, United Kingdom
Purpose
to test a virulent strain of the endosymbiotic bacteria, Wolbachia, as a biocontrol agent for controlling the whitefly and reducing whitefly-transmitted plant viruses.
Division
Global Growth & Opportunity
Year Awarded
2012
Region Served
GLOBAL
Committed Amount
$100,000
Grant Topic
Agricultural Development
Duration (Months)
18
Grantee Location
Kent, United Kingdom

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