Rotich Co-Authors Article for Canadian Journal of Plant Pathology

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Dr. Emily Rotich, fellow in the Department of Biology

Dr. Emily Rotich, a fellow in the Department of Biology, co-authored a peer-reviewed article, “Biological control of powdery mildew on Cornus florida using endophytic Bacillus thuringiensis,” in Canadian Journal of Plant Pathology.

The article explores how bacteria isolated from dogwood trees can be used as an effective biological control agent in the fight against powdery mildew disease. 

Canadian Journal of Plant Pathology is an international journal which publishes the results of scientific research and other information relevant to the discipline of plant pathology as review papers, research articles, notes and disease reports.