The group of Sophien Kamoun at The Sainsbury Laboratory (TSL), Norwich, UK, studies effector biology of filamentous plant pathogens, particularly oomycetes such as the Irish potato famine organism Phytophthora infestans. Also, we continue to be involved in several pathogenomics projects.
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"Go back to the past to better prepare for the future." Talking about potato blight on BBC Good Morning Ulster. Check Yoshida et al. The rise and fall of the Phytophthora infestans lineage that triggered the Irish potato famine. eLife, in press.