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What is ProMusa

ProMusa is a platform for sharing news and knowledge on bananas. The Musa in ProMusa is not the Latin word for muse, but the scientific name of the banana. But it would be fair to say that the banana is our muse.


InfoMus@ – News and blogs

Incomplete systemicity: a helping hand in the fight against Xanthomonas wilt of banana

Guy Blomme Friday, 23 February 2018
BXW Infected Stem GB 70px Controlling Xanthomonas wilt of banana, better known as BXW,  is made easier by the unexpected behaviour of its causal agent.
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One fungus, one name and the Sigatoka disease complex on banana

Anne Vézina Tuesday, 19 December 2017
One Fungus 70px Taxonomists have put an end to the practice of giving separate names to the sexual and asexual forms of pathogenic fungi.
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How do you eat your bananas?
Participate in a crowdsourcing experiment to illustrate the diversity and versatility of the banana as a food crop by uploading a photo of a favourite banana or banana dish.