This two day conference will present current knowledge of how pathogens overcome host defences and how plants respond to evolving disease challenges. Welcome to the Arms Race - an exciting opportunity to learn what's happening at a crucial frontier of scientific research.
Invited speakers at this two day conference will include:
- David Guttman (U Toronto, Canada) and Honour McCann (Massey University, NZ) on bacterial plant pathogens
- Wenbo Ma (UC Riverside, USA) on fungi
- Sebastian Schornack (U Cambridge) on oomycetes
- John Carr (U Cambridge) on viruses