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11:59 pm
Wed April 16, 2014

UH Scientists Create App to Track Papaya Virus

Flickr / ddwilmoth
Credit Flickr / ddwilmoth

If you’ve ever wondered if that papaya tree growing in your backyard has ring spot virus -- now there’s an app for that! Two University of Hawaii at Mānoa researchers are taking a digital approach to track what they believe may be a decrease in the destructive virus. HPR’s Molly Solomon has more.

For more information and to download the free app, visit the Pic-a-Papaya website.