Plant Pathology’s own Edward Thomas was a first-place prize winner in WSU’s recent Showcase for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities competition (SURCA). His poster presentation in the “Organismal, Population, Ecological, and Evolutionary Biology” category earned him a Crimson Award and prize of $300. Ed’s research focused on developing methodology to study early infection processes in […]
Dr. Mark Mazzola was featured as a ‘Western Innovator’ in a recent issue of Capital Press, a popular newspaper that features Ag in the western US. The article discusses Mazzola’s work on replant disease.
Dr. Robert E. Davis was this year’s Plant Pathology Student-Invited Lecturer. Dr. Davis is the Research Leader/Supervisory Research Plant Pathologist for the Molecular Plant Pathology Laboratory for the USDA-ARS in Beltsville, MD. Dr. Davis met with several students and faculty during his visit. His seminar title was: Genome Fusion and the Origin of Phytoplasmas: Do […]