Location: Crop Improvement and Protection Research
Project Number: 5305-22000-013-07
Start Date: Jan 01, 2014
End Date: Dec 31, 2014
Plant samples will be shipped to ARS, nucleic acid extracted and examined for virus species by PCR and sequencing. Symptom severity will be analyzed, and competitiveness of new viruses variants with traditional isolates will be explored in select hosts through greenhouse testing.