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Record number 515034
Title With the familiar Cavendish banana in danger, can science help it survive?
Author(s) Stergiopoulos, Ioannis; Kema, Gert
Source With the familiar Cavendish banana in danger, can science help it survive?, website ABC (Australia), 2016-11-03,
Department(s) EPS
PPO/PRI Biointeractions and Plant Health
Laboratory of Phytopathology
Publication type Media appearance
Publication year 2016

The banana is the world's most popular fruit crop, with over 100 million metric tons produced annually in over 130 tropical and subtropical countries.

Edible bananas are the result of a genetic accident in nature that created the seedless fruit we enjoy today

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