Episode 24

When plant health meets human health: Is agriculture contributing to the rise of antibiotic-resistant human pathogens?


June 17th, 2022

36 mins 10 secs

Season 2

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About this Episode

In this episode, Marin Talbot Brewer, Fungal enthusiast and professor of mycology and plant pathology at the University of Georgia, joins host Jim Bradeen for an in-depth conversation about plant pathogenic fungi and emerging crop diseases. The two discuss her research of population biology of emerging fungal diseases in plants and people; the discovery of a new Neofusicoccum fungus species; and her career as a plant pathologist and getting her students interested in a similar career.

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The full transcript for this episode can be found here: https://bit.ly/3yysQPm.

Find her on Twitter: @marintalbrew

This episode is produced by Association Briefings.