|Title||The world’s favorite fruit is slowly but surely being driven to extinction|
|Source||The world’s favorite fruit is slowly but surely being driven to extinction, website Truye Viral News (TVN), 2016-11-06|
PPO/PRI Biointeractions and Plant Health
Laboratory of Phytopathology
|Publication type||Media appearance|
The virulent banana-killing disease that quietly stalked through East and Southeast Asia since the 1960s is now on a global conquest. Since 2013, the lethal fungus has jumped continents, ravaging crops in South Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and Australia.