The Department of  Plant Pathology and Microbiology 

 

Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment

 

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

 

Our Reserch:

The main focus of the research in our lab is plant-pathogen interactions. We study the plant's defense responses against the fungal plant-pathogen Botrytis cinerea. Structural defense, chemical defense and plant induced resistance via the biocontrol agents Pseudozyma aphidis.

 

 

Plant-Pathogen Interactions Research Group

 

Pseudozyma aphidis dimorphic phenotype

Pseudozyma aphidis parasitize powdery mildew on cucumber plants