Podcast by Dave Hodson on wheat rusts and human pandemics

CIMMYT Senior Scientist Dave Hodson is a guest on Plantopia, a podcast produced by Cornell University that explains how protecting plant health can ensure a sustainable future. On the “Arms Race Part 1: Ug99” episode, Hodson discusses the striking parallels between wheat rusts and global pandemics in humans, pointing out that in both cases, we’re just one step ahead of the pathogen.

Or listen to the podcast here.

COVID-19, Ug99, wheat rust

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