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Abstract

Effect of latent infection on the spread of bacterial wilt of potatoes in Kenya.

Abstract

C. 90% of plants inoculated with Pseudomonas solanacearum and grown at high altitude produced latently infected tubers. When these tubers were grown in sterilized soil and/or subjected to favourable conditions they produced symptoms of wilt.