Xylella fastidiosa (Xf)
Rapid CDIATM Xylella fastidiosa (Xf) kits are intended for the detection of Xfas in infected host plants.
Xylella fastidiosa (Xfas) is one of the most dangerous plant pathogens that causes Pierce's disease in grapevines, phoney peach disease, bacterial leaf scorch, olive tree decline, oleander leaf scorch, and other common disease worldwide, with huge economic impact for agriculture. Xylella fastidiosa is most commonly spread through the nursery trade by insects. The best way to manage Xylella fastidiosa is to detect and remove infected plants as early as possible and to prevent the spread of its vectors.