Prevalence and genetic diversity of endosymbiotic bacteria infecting cassava whiteflies in Africa

@inproceedings{Ghosh2015PrevalenceAG,
  title={Prevalence and genetic diversity of endosymbiotic bacteria infecting cassava whiteflies in Africa},
  author={Saptarshi Ghosh and Sophie Bouvaine and M. N. Maruthi},
  booktitle={BMC Microbiology},
  year={2015}
}
Cassava provides over half of the dietary requirement for more than 200 million poor in Africa. In recent years, cassava has been affected by an epidemic of a virus disease called cassava brown streak disease (CBSD) that is spreading in much of eastern and central Africa, affecting food security and the economic development of the poor. The viruses that… CONTINUE READING