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
Short new preprint on tobamovirus RNA in sewage: https://t.co/So6ilhYIW3 Is tomato brown rugose fruit virus the new… https://t.co/j72xyOsXSp
RT @JasonArothman: You saw yesterday's preprint, so see today's! We took the reads that mapped to 8 plant-infecting tobamoviruses, bui… https://t.co/7qwITKDFs7
@sangavalerian @anethdavidd @AfricArxiv https://t.co/bISopbqncb accepts theses (including for AfricArxiv). Fairly fast and easy.
RT @CarolIbe8: Interesting article but some African countries have been using cassava and other local cereals to make bread and ot… https://t.co/wRAblccjYe