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CBGP (UPM-INIA / CSIC). Centro de Biotecnología y Genómica de Plantas, a joint Centre of the Technical University of Madrid and the National Institute for Agricultural and Food Research, now a part of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC).

Research Professor, with a sustained interest on Plant-Microbial Interactions and all aspects of the biology of microorganisms associated to plants, both beneficial and pathogenic.

Role in BeXyl Project: Active participation in 1) The development of molecular approaches for quantitation, typing and in situ detection of Xylella fastidiosa in plants and vectors, and 2) The development of SynComs with key trais against Xylella fastidiosa.

ORCiD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5002-6458

Mail: juan.imperial@csic.es

Alberto Fereres

Alberto Fereres

Role: Institutional Leader and Task Leader

Full Professor at the Spanish Research Council (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas) at the Institute of Agricultural Sciences (ICA-CSIC). More than 35 years of experience in the field of insect feeding behaviour, insect ecology, virus-vector-plant...