This excerpt taken from the SYT 6-K filed Feb 18, 2005.
Phytophthora infestans family also includes the pathogen causing the emergent Sudden Oak Death disease recently recognized in California.
We are very pleased to announce this significant contribution to the scientific communitys understanding of this plant pathogen, said David Lawrence, Head of Research and Technology at Syngenta. These data-sets will be a unique tool for scientists investigating and seeking novel control strategies for Late Blight and related plant diseases.
Later this year Syngenta also plans to make available genomic data for three other important plant pathogens, the fungi: