Fiji disease

Fiji disease

[′fē‚jē di‚zēz]
(plant pathology)
A virus disease of sugarcane; elongated swellings on the underside of leaves precede death of the plant.
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6 KD protein of Nilaparvata lugens reovirus (NP_619777), 'B' spike structural protein of Fiji disease virus (YP_249761), hypothetical protein of Mal de Rio Cuarto virus (YP_956845), P4 protein of Rice black streaked dwarf virus (NP_620461), RNA polymerase of Nilaparvata lugens reovirus (NP_619776), Mal de Rio Cuarto virus (YP_956848), Fiji disease virus (YP_249762) and hypothetical protein (P1) from Rice black streaked dwarf virus (NP_620452), p3 of Heliothis armigera cypovirus 5 (YP_001883321), an unnamed protein product of Diadromus pulchellus idnoreovirus (CAA56651), VP1 RNA-dependent RNA polymerase of Infectious bursal disease virus (NP_690839), and a putative surface protein of Infectious bursal disease virus (CAI43281).
The deduced DcReos amino acid sequences had the highest homology to Nilaparvata lugens reovirus (NLRV), a Fiji disease virus (FDV) (McQualter et al.
Fiji disease virus (FDV) is the sole member of group 1, while group 2 contains rice black streaked dwarf virus (RBSDV), maize rough dwarf virus (MRDV), Mal de Rio Cuarto virus (MRCV), and Pangola stunt virus (PaSV).