Scientists develop Musaceae varieties that are resistant to the banana streak virus

Jun 17 2020


A team of African scientists has made progress in the development of banana and plantain varieties via genetic editing techniques that are resistant to the banana streak virus (BSV), one of the pathologies that hinder the production of these fruits in Africa. The banana streak virus works by integrating its DNA into the banana genome. […]



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