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Contact: Dirk De Waele
KU Leuven

Roundworm-Infected Root

Caption: This is a root of a banana plant infected by the nematode Radopholus similis. The roundworms infect the roots and kill root tissue.

Credit: Rony Swennen and Dirk De Waele

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