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The Continuing Saga of Rhizomania of Sugar Beets in the United States.
Historically, Beet necrotic yellow vein virus (BNYVV), which causes the disease rhizomania of sugar beet, has caused major reductions in root yield and quality wherever it occurred. In the UnitedExpand
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Ecology and epidemiology of benyviruses and plasmodiophorid vectors.
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  • Medicine, Biology
  • Annual review of phytopathology
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Beet necrotic yellow vein virus (BNYVV) and Beet soilborne mosaic virus (BSBMV) are members of the genus Benyvirus, and Burdock mottle virus (BdMV) is a tentative member. BNYVV and BSBMV are vectoredExpand
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Detection, Distribution, and Genetic Variability of 'Candidatus Liberibacter' Species Associated with Zebra Complex Disease of Potato in North America.
The specificity and sensitivity of polymerase chain reaction (PCR) primers developed for 'Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum' and 'Candidatus Liberibacter psyllaurous' were evaluated inExpand
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A new eriophyid mite-borne membrane-enveloped virus-like complex isolated from plants.
A decade ago, a new mite-transmitted disease was described on wheat (Triticum aesativum) and maize (Zea mays) that due to its geographical location was referred to as High Plains Disease (HPD). ToExpand
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Complete nucleotide sequence and genome organization of Beet soilborne mosaic virus, a proposed member of the genus Benyvirus
Summary. The complete nucleotide sequences of RNAs 1 to 4 of Beet soilborne mosaic virus (BSBMV) were determined. The genomic organization of BSBMV is identical to Beetnecrotic yellow vein virusExpand
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Economic impact of Wheat streak mosaic virus in the Texas High Plains
Wheat streak mosaic virus, vectored by the wheat curl mite Aceria tosichella Keifer, is a major limiting factor in wheat production in the Texas Panhandle. It is the most frequently encountered virusExpand
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Prevalence and pathogenicity of anastomosis groups of Rhizoctonia solani from wheat and sugar beet in Texas
Ninety-eight isolates of Rhizoctonia spp., primarily R. solani, were isolated from wheat and sugar beets grown in the Texas Panhandle and typed for anastomosis group (AG). Of the 46 isolates fromExpand
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Zebra chip disease and potato biochemistry: tuber physiological changes in response to 'Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum' infection over time.
Zebra chip disease, putatively caused by the bacterium 'Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum', is of increasing concern to potato production in Mexico, the United States, and New Zealand. However,Expand
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