Structure of xylem vessels and implications for bacterial disease spread

Dr. Matthews and others show the anatomical details that prove the interconnectedness of the xylem vessels from the shoots deep into the leaf blades. This has important implications to understand Pearce's Disease spread.

 This article gained Dr. Matthews the cover of the prestigious American Journal of Botany.

Find it at:  http://www.amjbot.org/cgi/reprint/93/4/497


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