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Antibody-based Diagnostic Tools for Identifying Tomato Diseases

January 2012

By Christine Smart, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Plant Pathology
and Plant-Microbe Biology
Cornell University

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This presentation will help consultants, growers, and other practitioners identify appropriate antibody-based diagnostic tools to aid in pathogen identification. This presentation describes the theory behind commonly used tools such as indirect ELISA and immunostrip assays, and also discusses technologies that may improve disease diagnosis in tomato in the future.

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