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Complete sequence of the citrus tristeza virus RNA genome.
The sequence of the entire genome of citrus tristeza virus (CTV), Florida isolate T36, was completed. The 19,296-nt CTV genome encodes 12 open reading frames (ORFs) potentially coding for at least 17Expand
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Characterization of citrus tristeza virus subgenomic RNAs in infected tissue.
Citrus tristeza virus (CTV) specific RNAs extracted from infected citrus tissue were analyzed by Northern blot hybridization. RNAs were characterized by size and identified using cDNA probes specificExpand
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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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Establishment of the Brown Citrus Aphid (Homoptera: Aphididae) in Central America and the Caribbean Basin and Transmission of Citrus Tristeza Virus
The brown citrus aphid, Toxoptera citricida (Kirkaldy), is distributed widely on citrus but is not known to occur in the Mediterranean region or, until recently, in North America. The brown citrusExpand
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Citrus tristeza virus and its aphid vector Toxoptera citricida: threats to citrus production in the Caribbean and Central and North America.
The CTV-BrCA complex represents a real threat to citrus production in the countries of the Caribbean Basin and Central and North America. The promptness in recognizing the situation by scientists,Expand
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Differentiation of citrus tristeza closterovirus (CTV) isolates by single‐strand conformation polymorphism analysis of the coat protein gene
Summary. Citrus tristeza closterovirus (CTV) isolates of several geographical origins were compared for variations in their coat protein (CP) gene by analysis of single-strand conformationExpand
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A polymerase chain reaction method adapted for selective amplification and cloning of 3' sequences of potyviral genomes: application to dasheen mosaic virus.
'Universal' degenerate oligonucleotide primers were used to amplify cDNA sequences containing the 3' untranslated region (3' UTR) and a portion of the coat protein gene sequence of dasheen mosaicExpand
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Transmission of Maize Chlorotic Mottle Virus by Chrysomelid Beetles
NAULT, L. R., W. E. STYER, M. E. COFFEY, D. T. GORDON, L. S. NEGI, and C. L. NIBLETT. 1978. Transmission of maize chlorotic mottle virus by chrysomelid beetles. Phytopathology 68: 1071-1074. MaizeExpand
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Distribution and Characterization of Citrus tristeza virus in South Florida Following Establishment of Toxoptera citricida.
The incidence of Citrus tristeza virus (CTV) was found to increase significantly in southern Florida within 2 years after the establishment of its most efficient vector, Toxoptera citricidaExpand
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cDNA cloning and nucleotide sequence of the wheat streak mosaic virus capsid protein gene.
The 3'-terminal region of wheat streak mosaic virus (WSMV) genomic RNA was cloned and a cDNA sequence of 1809 nucleotides upstream of the poly(A) tract was determined. The sequence contains a singleExpand
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