Development of an on-site plum pox virus detection kit based on immunochromatography


Sharka disease, caused by plum pox virus (PPV), is the most serious viral disease of stone fruit trees. Among the eight known strains of the virus, PPV-D is the most important due to its recent global spread. Although enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) is the most common approach for diagnosing sharka, it involves time-consuming steps and requires… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10327-014-0504-8


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