Tomato marchitez virus, a new plant picorna-like virus from tomato related to tomato torrado virus

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A new virus was isolated from a tomato plant from the state of Sinaloa in Mexico. This plant showed symptoms locally known as ‘marchitez disease’: severe leaf necrosis, beginning at the base of the leaflets, and necrotic rings on the fruits. A virus was isolated from the infected plant consisting of isometric particles with a diameter of approximately 28 nm… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00705-007-1076-0

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