The main objective of the project was to heighten biosecurity efforts against by developing a method based on a portable deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) testing machine that can diagnose ash dieback within 30 minutes.
The project was supported under the EU’s ‘Food, agriculture and fisheries, and biotechnology’ (KBBE) programme to the tune of EUR 3 million.

Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2013-04-ash-dieback-fungus.html#jCp

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