Detection of Virus and Viroid Pathogens in Plants

  title={Detection of Virus and Viroid Pathogens in Plants},
  author={Padmanathan Narayanasamy},
Plant viruses differ significantly from other microbial pathogens in their simple structure and minute size, method of replication and obligate parasitism. Despite their simple structure, they cause numerous economically important plant diseases that still remain as threat to crop production in several countries. Depending on the biological, morphological, immunological and genomic properties, several approaches have been made for the detection, identification, quantification and… CONTINUE READING