Occurrence of maize lethal necrosis in Ecuador: a disease without boundaries?

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Maize plants displaying severe mosaic, chlorosis and, in some cases, necrosis were observed in two provinces of Ecuador. Shotgun sequencing of cDNA obtained from double-stranded RNA extracted from symptomatic samples revealed the presence of Sugarcane mosaic virus (SCMV) and Maize chlorotic mottle virus (MCMV), two components of maize lethal necrosis. In… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10658-016-0943-5

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@article{QuitoAvila2016OccurrenceOM, title={Occurrence of maize lethal necrosis in Ecuador: a disease without boundaries?}, author={Diego F Quito-Avila and Richard A. Alvarez and Arlene A. Mendoza}, journal={European Journal of Plant Pathology}, year={2016}, volume={146}, pages={705-710} }