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Plant Disease Resistance

Guest Editors:
Baffour Badu-Apraku: International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Nigeria
Fei Shen: Beijing Academy of Agriculture and Forestry Sciences, China

Submission Status: Open   |   Submission Deadline: 30 June 2023

Biocontrol strategies: An Eco-smart tool for integrated pest & diseases management

Guest Editors:
Suresh Janardhan Gawande (ICAR-Directorate of Onion and Garlic Research, Pune, India)
Durgesh Kumar Jaiswal (Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune, India)
Ram Krishna (ICAR-Indian Institute of Vegetable Research, Varanasi, India)
Soumia P. S. (ICAR-Indian Institute of Vegetable Research, Varanasi, India)
Anukool Vaishnav (University of Zurich, Switzerland)

Submission Status: Open until 30 March 2023


Cross-journal thematic series
Genome editing technology and applications in animals and plants


Cross journal collection
Reviewer acknowledgements 2013
Collection published: 26 February 2014


Cross journal collection
Open Access Biodiversity Research
Collection published: 25 May 2010

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