New grafting technique could combat the disease threatening Cavendish bananas

Source: ScienceDaily

Scientists have found a novel way to combine two species of grass-like plant including banana, rice and wheat, using embryonic tissue from their seeds. The technique allows beneficial characteristics, such as disease resistance or stress tolerance, to be added to the plants.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2021/12/211222153131.htm