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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William Neal Reynolds Professor of Biochemistry, North Carolina State University
William Neal Reynolds Distinguished Professor of Agriculture, North Carolina State University
Assistant Professor in the Department of Ecology, Evolution and Natural Resources, Rutgers University
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Whiteflies and Cassava Mosaic Virus
RT @jamesplegg: A bad, bad dream, or so it seems! The worst days of the #cassava mosaic disease pandemic that devastated East & Cen… https://t.co/JlWOJxaUyQ
@JohnInnesCentre “we report the structure of 𝘈𝘨𝘦𝘳𝘢𝘵𝘶𝘮 yellow vein virus at 3.3 Å resolution, using single-particle… https://t.co/JaP6t834xM
RT @JohnInnesCentre: BREAKTHROUGH - “The big surprise was that the virus coat protein can adopt different conformations, which helps to… https://t.co/0PHwkQg4KV
@laura_boykin Lovely photo! Looking forward to learning more about Tony and your team's hypotheses and results!