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Department of Forest Mycology and Plant Pathology


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Drought tolerance research at SLU is gaining wings

Salme Timmusk has received 4,5 million SEK from Vetenskapsrådet for research on finger millet and sorghum interactions to microbiome of their wild relatives. The aim is to study the possibilities to

Nationella växtskyddskonferensen 2022

Swedish Plant Protection Conference 2022 Welcome to the Swedish Plant Protection Conference 2022! The conference will mainly be held in Swedish, but contributions in English are also welcome. SLU

POSTPONED: Nationella växtskyddskonferensen 2021(2)

POSTPONED: Swedish Plant Protection Conference 2021 Please note that the conference has been postponed until 2022 due to the ongoing pandemic situation. The conference will mainly be held in

Hanna Friberg elected to international organisation for plant protection

Hanna Friberg has been elected to the council of IOBC wprs, an international organisation that works with research and development of biological and integrated control of plant pests. IOBC stands for

Formas myko

Mukesh Dubey and Aurélien Saghai from the Department of forest mycology and plant pathology have received funding from Formas. Formas funds research for ecologically, economically and socially

Transdisciplinary research in plant pathology wins award

Phenomics is a relatively new transdisciplinary research area where you try to capture large amount of image data to understand all sorts of biological phenomena. In his master thesis, Eric Javier

How does naturally occurring and added nitrogen affect ectomycorrhizal communities?

Ectomycorrhiza is a symbiosis between forest trees and fungi. Ectomycorrhizal fungi are extremely important for the trees’ nutrient uptake. Nitrogen affects these fungi in different ways depending on

Magnus Karlsson

cajsa.lithell@slu.se I am interested in microorganisms and their interactions, with plants, with other microbes and with the environment. My current focus includes fungal interactions in relation to

SLU Plant Protection Network kick-off

cajsa.lithell@slu.se Come, meet and connect with others at SLU working within plant protection or plant health. Get to know and help shaping our new SLU Plant Protection Network, and find out what

Louis Mielke

As an ecologist and conservation biologist, I am interested in the coevality of carbon sequestration and biodiversity. My focus is on fungi because they are elusive yet ubiquitous and are have

Plant protection fungus can control the behavior of plant pathogenic fungi with the help of small RNAs

For the first time, researchers have shown that one fungal species can control the behavior of another fungus using secreted RNA molecules. It has important uses in food safety to protect crops from

We are looking for three new professors

Now, we are looking for three new professors in plant pathology, in microbial ecology in forest ecosystems and in forest pathology at the Department of forest mycology and plant pathology. Plant

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