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
@ianholmes Is nanopore sequencing currently the best technology for measuring ssDNA “quasispecies” diversity? Will… https://t.co/ohIodT3j4k
RT @2blades: A fun interview with @IITA_CGIAR @Leena_Tripathi - a colleague, friend, and fellow #diseaseresistance warrior. https://t.co/BfyyvHjDag
@jamesplegg Do you have a nice high-res photo of a single whitefly on cassava you can share? Like Figure 4 in Milen… https://t.co/mVkZPL5YVa
International geminivirus symposium IX and ssDNA comparative virology workshop VII at UC Davis, November 9 to 13, 2… https://t.co/QhKrPUMTFY