Resistance to plant viruses: old issue, news answers?

  title={Resistance to plant viruses: old issue, news answers?},
  author={Christophe Ritzenthaler},
  journal={Current opinion in biotechnology},
  volume={16 2},
Viruses represent significant threats to modern agriculture and their biological control remains a challenge in the twenty-first century. Recent progress has been made in our understanding of natural and engineered virus resistance, the two major strategies used for crop protection. The molecular mechanisms underlying the roles of both dominant and recessive resistance genes have been elucidated, promoting the development of possible new antiviral strategies. Engineering resistance in plants… CONTINUE READING

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