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Properties of Commelina yellow mottle virus's complete DNA sequence, genomic discontinuities and transcript suggest that it is a pararetrovirus.
The non-enveloped bacilliform viruses are the second group of plant viruses known to possess a genome consisting of circular double-stranded DNA. We have characterized the viral transcript andExpand
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Maize Lethal Necrosis (MLN), an Emerging Threat to Maize-Based Food Security in Sub-Saharan Africa.
In sub-Saharan Africa, maize is a staple food and key determinant of food security for smallholder farming communities. Pest and disease outbreaks are key constraints to maize productivity. InExpand
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Sugarcane yellow leaf virus: a novel member of the Luteoviridae that probably arose by inter-species recombination.
The 5895 nucleotide long single-stranded RNA genome of Sugarcane yellow leaf virus Florida isolate (SCYLV-F) includes six major ORFs. All but the first of these are homologous to genes of knownExpand
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Characterization and genomic analysis of tobacco vein clearing virus, a plant pararetrovirus that is transmitted vertically and related to sequences integrated in the host genome.
A previously undescribed caulimo-like virus was identified in the hybrid tobacco species Nicotiana edwardsonii, and was named tobacco vein clearing virus (TVCV) after the symptoms associated with itsExpand
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Banana contains a diverse array of endogenous badnaviruses.
Banana streak disease is caused by several distinct badnavirus species, one of which is Banana streak Obino l'Ewai virus. Banana streak Obino l'Ewai virus has severely hindered international bananaExpand
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Association of a badnavirus with citrus mosaic disease in India
A previously unreported badnavirus was found to be associated with a mosaic disease occurring commonly in orchard trees and nursery plants of citrus in India. The virus had 30 x 150 nm nonenvelopedExpand
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Transmission, characterization, and serology of a luteovirus associated with yellow leaf syndrome of sugarcane.
ABSTRACT A previously uncharacterized luteovirus was associated with one form of yellow leaf syndrome (YLS), a widespread disease of sugarcane (Saccharum sp.). The virus was named Sugarcane yellowExpand
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Detection of Sugarcane yellow leaf virus in Quarantine and Production of Virus-free Sugarcane by Apical Meristem Culture.
Sugarcane yellow leaf virus (SCYLV) was detected for the first time in 1996 in the Centre de Coopération Internationale en Recherche Agronomique pour le Développement (CIRAD) sugarcane quarantine atExpand
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Spread of Sugarcane yellow leaf virus in sugarcane plants and fields on the island of Réunion
The spread of Sugarcane yellow leaf virus (SCYLV) in sugarcane plants was studied on Reunion using virus-infected cuttings from four cultivars (R570, R575, R577 and R579). One month after theExpand
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