Comoviridae


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Comoviridae

[‚kō·mə′vir·ə‚dī]
(virology)
A family of plant viruses that are characterized by icosahedral particles containing a bipartite genome consisting of two single-stranded positive-sense polyadenylated ribonucleic acid molecules; includes the genus Nepovirus.
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Detection and Differentiation of Comoviridae Species using a Semi-nested RT-PCR and a Phylogenetic Analysis based on the Polymerase Protein.
This virus belongs to an important family of viruses, the Comoviridae, and can not only lower yields but also reduce seed quality because of discoloration.
Abstract: Two types of inclusion bodies were consistently observed under light microscopy in bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) leaf tissue infected with Bean rugose mosaic virus (BRMV), a species of the genus Comovirus, family Comoviridae.
Se observaron dos tipos de inclusiones vitales, mediante microscopia de luz, en hojas de plantas de frijol (Phaseolus vulgaris) previamente infectadas can el virus del mosaico rugoso del frijol ("Bean rugose mosaic virus", BRMV), especie del genero Comovirus, familia Comoviridae.