The Role of Plant Pathology in Food Safety and Food Security

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-8931-2 (Print) 978-1-4020-8932-9 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. The Role of Plant Pathology in Food Safety and Food Security

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-9

      Plant Diseases and the World’s Dependence on Rice

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      Pages 11-24

      Development of Appropriate Strategies to Control Cassava Diseases in Ghana

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      Pages 25-39

      Biosecurity in the Movement of Commodities as a Component of Global Food Security

  3. Global Food Security

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 42-42

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      Pages 43-51

      ISPP and the Challenge of Food Security

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      Pages 53-71

      Globalisation and the Threat to Biosecurity

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      Pages 73-76

      Genetic Modification (GM) as a New Tool in the Resistance Toolbox

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      Pages 77-86

      The Role of Plant Pathology and Biotechnology in Food Security in Africa

  4. Mycotoxins

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 88-88

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      Pages 89-95

      The Secondary Metabolite Toxin, Sirodesmin PL, and Its Role in Virulence of the Blackleg Fungus

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      Pages 97-111

      Biological and Chemical Complexity of Fusarium proliferatum

  5. Biosecurity and Quarantine

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 114-114

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      Pages 115-132

      Bioterrorism: A Threat to Plant Biosecurity?

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      Pages 133-136

      The Revised International Plant Protection Convention – a New Context for Plant Quarantine

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      Pages 137-150

      Pest Risk Analysis as Applied to Plant Pathogens

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 151-155