Why prioritize the Cassava Mosaic Virus?
Cassava is a major food crop in Africa and Asia. Cassava can grow under drought, high temperature and poor soil conditions, but its production is severely limited by viral diseases. Cassava Mosaic Disease (CMD) is one of the most economically important crop diseases in Africa.
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Whiteflies and Cassava Mosaic Virus
RT @phytopathafrica: We are introducing disease spotlights to draw wider attention to known and emerging plant diseases impacting food s… https://t.co/stgNO312jz
@giant_virus @FOAylward @dcb40 new preprint on endogenized viruses in Chlamy https://t.co/4o3in0IRiN reminded me of… https://t.co/EYZ3rQs3Ka
@JeremyBoyle1207 convenient for assessing quality. a pathogen that evolved to include the Illumina adapter sequenc… https://t.co/hIKNilavuL
RT @DarrenM98230782: A new preprint by some of my wonderful new masters students. They identify recombination patterns that are conserve… https://t.co/rHknNXK5B3