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App helps diagnose papaya infection

Private growers also can send leaves to see whether the plant is genetically engineered

By Star-Advertiser staff

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Apr 14, 2014

~~<p>A newly designed smartphone application is offering backyard growers an opportunity to find out whether their papaya plants are infected with the destructive papaya ring&shy;spot virus.</p>
<p>A mail-in service will inform them whether the papaya are genetically engineered.</p>
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A newly designed smartphone application is offering backyard growers an opportunity to find out whether their papaya plants are infected with the destructive papaya ring­spot virus.

A mail-in service will inform them whether the papaya are genetically engineered. Login for more...



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