The Spread of Tomato Yellow Leaf Curl Virus from the Middle East to the World

  title={The Spread of Tomato Yellow Leaf Curl Virus from the Middle East to the World},
  author={Pierre Lefeuvre and Darren P. Martin and Gordon W Harkins and Philippe Lemey and Alistair J. A. Gray and Sandra Meredith and Francisco M. Lakay and Ad{\'e}rito Monjane and Jean-Michel Lett and Arvind Varsani and Jahangir Heydarnejad},
  booktitle={PLoS pathogens},
The ongoing global spread of Tomato yellow leaf curl virus (TYLCV; Genus Begomovirus, Family Geminiviridae) represents a serious looming threat to tomato production in all temperate parts of the world. Whereas determining where and when TYLCV movements have occurred could help curtail its spread and prevent future movements of related viruses, determining the consequences of past TYLCV movements could reveal the ecological and economic risks associated with similar viral invasions. Towards this… CONTINUE READING
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