Phytophthora spp. (Phyt)
Rapid CDIATM Phytophthora spp. (Phyt) kits are intended for the detection of Phytophthora spp. Infection.
Phytophthora is a genus of plant-damaging oomycetes, whose member species are capable of causing enormous economic losses on crops worldwide, it contains approximately 100 species and they infect thousands of plant species. Phytophthora symptoms are often causing weakness and slow collapse in affected plants. Diseases caused by this pathogen include potato late blight, root and stem rot, ramorum blight, tomato late blight, dieback and sudden oak death and so on.