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Characterization of a virus infecting Citrus volkameriana with citrus leprosis-like symptoms.
A Citrus volkameriana tree displaying symptoms similar to citrus leprosis on its leaves and bark was found in Hawaii. Citrus leprosis virus C (CiLV-C)-specific detection assays, however, wereExpand
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The P0 gene of Sugarcane yellow leaf virus encodes an RNA silencing suppressor with unique activities.
The Sugarcane yellow leaf virus (SCYLV) P0, a member of the highly heterologous proteins of poleroviruses, is a suppressor of posttranscriptional gene silencing (PTGS) and has additional activitiesExpand
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Genetic diversity and evidence for recent modular recombination in Hawaiian Citrus tristeza virus
Abstract The Hawaiian Islands are home to a widespread and diverse population of Citrus tristeza virus (CTV), an economically important pathogen of citrus. In this study, we quantified the geneticExpand
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Complete nucleotide sequence and genome organization of pineapple mealybug wilt-associated virus-1
Pineapple mealybug wilt-associated virus-1 (PMWaV-1; family Closteroviridae, genus Ampelovirus) belongs to a complex of mealybug-transmissible viruses found in pineapple worldwide. In this study, theExpand
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Systemic acquired resistance induced by BTH in papaya
Systemic acquired resistance (SAR) in Carica papaya L. is induced by benzothiadiazole (BTH). The response is manifested by increased tolerance to infection by the virulent pathogen PhytophthoraExpand
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Genome organization and phylogenetic relationship of Pineapple mealybug wilt associated virus-3 with family Closteroviridae members
The nucleotide sequence of Pineapple mealybug wilt associated virus-3 (PMWaV-3) (Closteroviridae: Ampelovirus), spanning seven open reading frames (ORFs) and the untranslatable region of the 3′ endExpand
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A cilevirus infects ornamental hibiscus in Hawaii
The complete nucleotide sequence of a virus infecting ornamental hibiscus (Hibiscus sp.) in Hawaii with symptoms of green ringspots on senescing leaves was determined from double-stranded RNAExpand
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Pineapple bacilliform CO virus: Diversity, Detection, Distribution, and Transmission.
Members of the genus Badnavirus (family Caulimovirdae) have been identified in dicots and monocots worldwide. The genome of a pineapple badnavirus, designated Pineapple bacilliform CO virus-HI1Expand
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Mutations in the N-terminal coding region of the harpin protein Hpa1 from Xanthomonas oryzae cause loss of hypersensitive reaction induction in tobacco
Harpins encoded by many gram-negative phytopathogenic bacterial hrp genes induce hypersensitive response (HR) and associated defense responses on nonhost plants. Hpa1Xoo and Hpa1Xoc, two harpinExpand
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First Report of Banana bract mosaic virus in Flowering Ginger in Hawaii.
Flowering ginger, Alpinia purpurata (Vieill.) K. Schum., is a popular cut flower and tropical landscape plant in Hawaii. In Hawaii, ginger flowers, including red and pink cultivars, are grown asExpand
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