Identification of markers associated with bacterial blight resistance loci in cowpea [Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp.]


Cowpea bacterial blight (CoBB), caused by Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. vignicola (Xav), is a worldwide major disease of cowpea [Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp.]. Among different strategies to control the disease including cultural practices, intercropping, application of chemicals, and sowing pathogen-free seeds, planting of cowpea genotypes with resistance to… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10681-010-0164-5


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