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A member of a new genus in the Potyviridae infects Rubus.
A potyvirus, designated as Blackberry virus Y (BVY), has been identified in plants with blackberry yellow vein disease symptoms also infected with BYVaV, the largest potyVirus sequenced to date and the first to encode an AlkB domain. Expand
Viral Interactions Lead to Decline of Blackberry Plants.
It has been hypothesized that BYVaV is the synergistic determinant of BYVD that causes symptoms in different cultivars at various locations during co-infection with other viruses. Expand
Genomic analyses of cherry rusty mottle group and cherry twisted leaf-associated viruses reveal a possible new genus within the family betaflexiviridae.
Based on comparison of the nucleotide and amino acid sequence identity values, phylogenetic relationships with other triple-gene block-coding viruses within the family Betaflexiviridae, genome organization, and natural host range, a new genus (Robigovirus) is suggested. Expand
Nucleotide sequence of Blackberry yellow vein associated virus, a novel member of the Closteroviridae.
Phylogenetic analysis revealed a close relationship between Blackberry yellow vein associated virus and Beet pseudo yellows virus, another crinivirus that infects small fruit crops. Expand
Incidence and Ecology of Blackberry yellow vein associated virus.
Whiteflies (Trialeurodes packardii and T. ruborum), potential vectors of BYVaV, were observed on sticky traps placed in blackberry fields and were found colonizing blackberry plants; however, transmission studies failed to produce whitefly-mediated transmission of BY VaV. Expand
Complete nucleotide sequence of a strain of cherry mottle leaf virus associated with peach wart disease in peach
The complete nucleotide sequence and genome organization of a peach virus isolate from a naturally infected peach tree showing typical peach wart-like symptoms on the fruit surface was determined andExpand
Yellow vein‐affected blackberries and the presence of a novel Crinivirus
Molecular and immunological assays have been developed for BYVaV, and examination of plants with symptoms revealed a close association of disease symptoms with the presence of BY VaV, although the virus was also found in symptomless plants. Expand
Potato aucuba mosaic virus in Potato in New York State.
This cultivar is a selection originally from a Canadian grower, and although not grown commercially, it is maintained in garden and field plots in New York and other states and there are no unambiguous reports of PAMV in naturally infected North American potato cultivars. Expand
V Evidence of Mixed Virus Infections Causing Severe Symptoms anddDecline of Blackberries
Blackberry yellow vein disease has emerged in blackberries in the last five years in the southern and southeastern United States causing significant losses and in some cases, plant death. BlackberryExpand