mosaic virus


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A type of plant virus that causes green and yellow mottling of leaves of a plant. A much-studied type is the tobacco mosaic virus, affecting the tobacco plant.

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This work contains 25 papers on subjects such as genomic insights into plant-pathogenic and non-plant-pathogenic endophytes, siliconAEs role in abiotic and biotic plant stresses, and the epidemiology and management of cucumber green mottle mosaic virus.
Coat proteins of Rice tungro bacilliform virus and Mungbean yellow mosaic virus contain multiple nuclear-localization signals and interact with importin a.
Soybean mosaic virus (SMV) is one of the viruses, which can reduce the quality and the amount of soybean [Glycine max (L.
The available CP sequences of 20 samples were ranged between 890-938bp in length which showed 95-100% nucleotide sequence identities among them and 85-100% nucleotide sequence identity with the rest of CP sequences from world while shared highest nucleotide sequence identity (98% over the stretch of ~900bp) to an isolate of Sugarcane mosaic virus (SCMV; accession number DQ648195).
Tomato hybrids homozygous for Ty-1 and Ty-2 were previously evaluated in a study against monopartite Tomato yellow leaf curl virus (TYLCV), Honeysuckle yellow vein mosaic virus (HYVMV) and Tobacco leaf curl Japan virus (TbLCJV) (Shahid et.
Single adult whitefly could able to transmit the yellow mosaic virus with 20 per cent efficiency.
Description : Developing an emergency response and long term management strategy for Cassava Mosaic Virus in Cambodia and Vietnam
Carr's team found that tomato plants infected with cucumber mosaic virus gave off a different chemical cocktail than noninfected plants--and that bumblebees preferred the infected plants' brew.
Yellow Vein Mosaic Virus disease is the most serious disease in okra crop caused by a begomovirus "Okra Yellow Vein Mosaic Virus" [19] vectored by an important sucking pest Bemisiatabaci, having a wide host range [12].
Previous studies have shown that cotton leaf curl Multan virus (CLCuMV), cotton leaf curl Burewala virus (CLCuBV), tobacco leaf curl Pusa virus (TbLCuPuV), Ageratum yellow vein virus (AYVV), tobacco curly shoot virus (TbCSV), tomato yellow leaf curl virus (TYLCV), East African cassava mosaic Kenya virus (EACMKnV) and mungbean yellow mosaic virus (MYMV) are usually associated with alphasatellite (Satya et al.
One virus Wang has studied -- the cucumber mosaic virus -- affects pumpkin, squash and gourds in 1,200 species in over 100 plant families.
Breathing in the cowpea mosaic virus wiped out lung tumours in mice.