Berry Crop Testing and Therapy Program,
North Carolina State University
Berry Crops Testing and Therapy Program, Micropropagation and Repository Unit, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.
This clean plant center produces, maintains and supplies specific pathogen-tested plant material of berry crops (strawberry, blackberry, raspberry and blueberry) to scientists and industry. The program uses thermal therapy to eliminate viruses from plants and assesses plants for known viruses using laboratory tests and biological indexing.