Month: October 2019

Understanding a disease that devastates Nigerian yam crops

This is one of a series of articles about the 20 research projects for which CONNECTED provided pump-prime funding. A full set of articles about all 20 projects can be found here. Identification of mealybug vectors involved in the transmission of Dioscorea bacilliform…

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Research into the spread of cocoa swollen shoot virus disease

This is one of a series of articles about the 20 research projects for which CONNECTED provided pump-prime funding. A full set of articles about all 20 projects can be found here. Mechanisms of transmission of cocoa swollen shoot virus by two species…

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11 countries, 10 crops, 24 institutions … 11 new pump prime-funded research projects

In a recent news article, we presented an overview of the 11 funded research projects now being undertaken, or shortly to start work, following the second round of pump prime funding awards by our network. Below you will find more information about each…

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