Welcome to the Peres Plant Pathology Lab
Conducting basic and applied research on important diseases affecting strawberry production in Florida.
- Strawberry Disease News
Graduate Students Research Marcus Vinicius Marin Ph.D. Research: Etiology and management of diseases caused by Phytophtora spp. Adrian Zuniga Ph.D. Research: Study of SdhB mutations in Botrytis cinerea conferring resistance to succinate dehydrogenase inhibitor (SDHI) fungicides; Management of Pestalotiopsis spp. in strawberry Galvin Alonzo Ortiz
M.S. Research: Management strategies for charcoal rot of strawberry caused by Macrophomina phaseolina and effects of fumigants on Neopestalotiopsis sp. inoculum levels.
- Lab Team