Potyvirus


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Potyvirus

[pōt′wī‚vī·rəs]
(virology)
A genus of plant viruses characterized by virions that are flexuous helical rods containing one molecule of linear, positive-sense, single-stranded ribonucleic acid. Potato virus Y is the most common member.
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A polymerase chain reaction assay adapted to plum pox potyvirus detection.
In their study of inheritance of resistance to potyvirus Pepper yellow mosaic virus (PepYMV) in tomato plants, JUHASZ et al.
SMV is a member of the genus Potyvirus, a major disease of soybean and has currently become one of the main constraints of soybean production in the world.
Incidencia de potyvirus y caracterizacion molecular de PVY en regiones productoras de papa (Solanum tuberosum L.
Importance of conserved DAG motif (Asp-Ala-Gly) was previously proven in a study for its responsibility for transmission of Potyvirus through its insect vector aphids (Harrison and Robinson, 1988).
The mosaic disease in cucurbits was reported to cause by several viruses including members of genera Cucumo, Como, tobamo and potyvirus (Mukhopadhyay, 1985).
This insect causes direct damage by sucking the sap, which causes deformities of the leaves, twigs, branches and reduces the photosynthetic capacity of the attacked plants, as well as facilitating transmission of viruses of the Potyvirus genus (PINTO et al.
Identification and characterization of a new virus in the genus Potyvirus from wild populations of Angelica lucida L.
El complejo viral esta integrado por mas de ocho especies pertenecientes a los generos potyvirus, carlavirus y allexivirus, y producen la enfermedad denominada como mosaico del ajo (Cafrune et al.
Potato virus Y (PVY), the type member of the genus potyvirus family potyviridae, is among the most important viruses infecting potatoes wherever grown in the world causing heavy losses in the yield [21,8].