Plant Pathology Honors Theses and Research Papers
Plant Pathology is the study of plants and their pathogens, the process of disease, and how plant health and disease are influenced by factors such as the weather, nonpathogenic microorganisms, and plant nutrition. The discipline of plant pathology, and UW-Madison’s Department of Plant Pathology, have made major contributions to the knowledge of plant biology that is essential to meet the future demands and challenges of Wisconsin and world agriculture.
(2017-06-19)Human enteric pathogens, such as Salmonella enterica, spend a significant portion of their life cycle associated with plant hosts. However, the specific genes required for S. enterica plant colonization have only begun to ...