Secondary Metabolite Production in Rutgers Tomatoes and Echinacea purpurea Following Infection of Root-Knot Nematode M. Arenaria

Friday, November 7, 2014
Plaza Foyer (Sheraton)
Rachel Belcher , Ferrum College
This is an interdisciplinary look at the secondary metabolite productions in Rutgers tomatoes and Echinacea Purpurea. This is contingent on a previous infestation of root-knot nematodes. This research looks to make advances in the agricultural field through bioactive testing.