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When Microbes Attack, Plants Fight Back

Special | 47m 22s

Laura Helft, a Ph.D. student studying Cellular and Molecular Biology at UW-Madison, provides a whirlwind tour of plant pathology--how we know plants are sick, what we know about plant diseases, what we know about the plant immune system, and how microbes are able to attack plants.

Aired: 08/24/11

Rating: TV-G

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