Carica papaya MicroRNAs Are Responsive to Papaya meleira virus Infection


MicroRNAs are implicated in the response to biotic stresses. Papaya meleira virus (PMeV) is the causal agent of sticky disease, a commercially important pathology in papaya for which there are currently no resistant varieties. PMeV has a number of unusual features, such as residence in the laticifers of infected plants, and the response of the papaya to… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0103401

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