Unraveling the origin and global spread of the potato blight pathogen

A new study challenges the common theory that the devastating potato blight pathogen Phytophthora infestans originated in Mexico. Researchers meticulously reconstructed its global migration history and found it likely originated in the South American Andes before spreading globally. This research provides significant insights into the pathogen’s evolutionary journey, which is crucial for developing better disease management strategies worldwide.

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