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    • Expansion of the cassava brown streak pandemic in Uganda revealed by annual field survey data for 2004 to 2017 

      Alicai, Titus; Szyniszewska, Anna M.; Omongo, Christopher A .; Abidrabo, Phillip; Okao-Okuja, Geoffrey; Baguma, Yona; Ogwok, Emmanuel; Kawuki, Robert; Esuma, Williams; Tairo, Fred; Bua, Anton; Legg, James P.; Stutt, Richard O. J. H.; Godding, David; Sseruwagi, Peter; Ndunguru, Joseph; Gilligan, Christopher A. (Scientific Data, 2019)
      Cassava brown streak disease (CBSD) is currently the most devastating cassava disease in eastern, central and southern Africa affecting a staple crop for over 700 million people on the continent. A major outbreak of CBSD ...
    • Tree Lab: Portable Genomics for Early Detection of Plant Viruses and Pests in Sub-Saharan Africa 

      Boykin, Laura M.; Sseruwagi, Peter; Alicai, Titus; Ateka, Elijah; Umar Mohammed, Ibrahim; Stanton, Jo-Ann L.; Kayuki, Charles; Mark, Deogratius; Fute, Tarcisius; Erasto, Joel; Bachwenkizi, Hilda; Muga, Brenda; Mumo, Naomi; Mwangi, Jenniffer; Abidrabo, Phillip; Okao-Okuja, Geofrey; Omuut, Geresemu; Akol, Jacinta; Apio, Hellen B.; Osingada, Francis; Kehoe, Monica A.; Eccles, David; Savill, Anders; Lamb, Stephen; Kinene, Tonny; Rawle, Christopher B.; Muralidhar, Abishek; Mayall, Kirsty; Tairo, Fred; Ndunguru, Joseph (Genes, 2019)
      In this case study we successfully teamed the PDQeX DNA purification technology developed by MicroGEM, New Zealand, with the MinION and MinIT mobile sequencing devices developed by Oxford Nanopore Technologies to produce ...