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 @VirologyJ: Metagenomic analysis of viruses associated with maize lethal necrosis in Kenya https://t.co/rjf0ODvEn9
RT @NCStateGlobal: See how @NCStateCALS creates global partnerships to study plant physiology. NC State and Brazilian researchers join… https://t.co/sBrAHizqAi
RT @jamesplegg: Hey Virus People, these are the main threats in Brazil, #cassava common mosaic #virus and cassava vein mosaic virus… https://t.co/Htsy8dWH48
RT @NCStateGlobal: Congratulations to all of our nominees and recipients of our Global Awards yesterday during the Global Engagement E… https://t.co/Ob8EvXu6Lv
@VignuzziLab Thanks for the RT Marco, and thanks also for promoting the Duffy lab on TWiEvo 24. Your enthusiasm is infectious!