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Comparison of Resistance Level to Tomato Yellow Leaf Curl Virus Among Commercial Cultivars and Breeding Lines.
The effect of tomato yellow leaf curl virus (TYLCV) on total yield and yield components of various resistant F1 tomato cultivars and new breeding lines was evaluated in the field. Seeds of the F1Expand
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Spread of Tomato apical stunt viroid (TASVd) in Greenhouse Tomato Crops Is Associated with Seed Transmission and Bumble Bee Activity.
Tomato apical stunt viroid (TASVd) has been reported as a devastating pathogen of greenhouse tomato in Israel. This isolate shares 92 and 99% identity with the Ivory Coast type strain and anExpand
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A New Israeli Tobamovirus Isolate Infects Tomato Plants Harboring Tm-22 Resistance Genes
An outbreak of a new disease infecting tomatoes occurred in October-November 2014 at the Ohad village in Southern Israel. Symptomatic plants showed a mosaic pattern on leaves accompanied occasionallyExpand
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Truncated Rep gene originated from Tomato yellow leaf curl virus-Israel [Mild] confers strain-specific resistance in transgenic tomato
Summary Transgenic tomato plants carrying a truncated replication associated protein (T-Rep) gene of the mild strain of Tomato yellow leaf curl virus-Israel (TYLCV-Is [Mild]) were prepared. TheExpand
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Characterization of Pepper yellow leaf curl virus, a tentative new Polerovirus species causing a yellowing disease of pepper
Pepper (Capsicum annuum) is an important crop worldwide. In Israel, approximately 2,500 ha are grown all year round for the local and export markets. Herein, we report the identification of a viralExpand
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Indexing system forTomato mosaic virus (ToMV) in commercial tomato seed lots
An indexing system for detectingTomato mosaic virus (ToMV) in commercial tomato seed lots is described. Factors associated with the procedure were analyzed and the following standard two-step workingExpand
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A New Pathotype of Pepper mild mottle virus (PMMoV) Overcomes the L4 Resistance Genotype of Pepper Cultivars.
The biological, serological, and molecular characteristics of a newly isolated L4 resistance-breaking isolate of Pepper mild mottle virus (PMMoV) were studied. The new pathotype of PMMoV is closelyExpand
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Epidemiological study of Cucumber green mottle mosaic virus in greenhouses enables reduction of disease damage in cucurbit production
Since 2007, the tobamovirus Cucumber green mottle mosaic virus (CGMMV) has become widespread in Israel, causing severe damage to trellised cucumber and melon in greenhouses and watermelon grown inExpand
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Characterisation of cucumber leaf spot virus isolated from recycled irrigation water of soil-less cucumber cultures
Greenhouse-grown cucumber plants showed mosaic-type symptoms and irregular yellow spots on their leaves. The disease did not affect plant growth and the fruits remained symptom free. A virus havingExpand
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Lisianthus leaf curl - a new disease of lisianthus caused by tomato yellow leaf curl virus.
In 1992 viruslike symptoms appeared on lisianthus plants grown at different locations in Israel. The symptoms included distortion of the growing tips, cup-shaped leaves, and swelling of veins on theExpand
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