Filamentous and polyhedral virus-like particles in Boletus edulis


In the north-east and east of the Netherlands a disease ofBoletus edulis was noticed. Symptoms are described. The name ‘little-cap disease’ is proposed. In all cell-free preparations made from diseased, but also from healthy carpophores polyhedral virus-like particles about 33 nm and 42 nm in diameter were observed, the 33 nm particles prevailing… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01999860

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