Trichothecene chemotypes of Fusarium culmorum infecting wheat in Tunisia.

Fusarium culmorum is a major pathogen associated with Fusarium head blight (FHB) of wheat in Tunisia. It may cause yield loss or produce mycotoxins in the grain. The objectives of the present study were threefold: to evaluate by PCR assays the type of mycotoxins produced by 100 F. culmorum isolates recovered from different regions in Northern Tunisia, to… CONTINUE READING