Evidence on possible Mycoplasma etiology of aster yellows disease I. Suppression of symptom development in plants by antibiotics.

@article{Davis1970EvidenceOP,
  title={Evidence on possible Mycoplasma etiology of aster yellows disease I. Suppression of symptom development in plants by antibiotics.},
  author={Robert E. Davis and Robert F. Whitcomb},
  journal={Infection and immunity},
  year={1970},
  volume={2 2},
  pages={201-8}
}
Antibiotics suppressed development of aster yellows (AY) disease symptoms in plants of china aster [Callistephus chinensis (L.) Nees.] and annual chrysanthemum (Chrysanthemum carinatum, Schousb.). When inoculated chrysanthemum plants were treated by any of several techniques with tetracycline antibiotics or chloramphenicol, symptoms failed to appear during… CONTINUE READING