Virus Genes 2014 Dec 11;49(3):466-76. Epub 2014 Oct 11.
Discipline of Plant Pathology, School of Agricultural, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Private Bag X01, Scottsville, Pietermaritzburg, 3209, South Africa.
Potato Virus Y (PVY) is a pathogen of economic importance in pepper and other major crop species in the family Solanaceae. Three major PVY strain groups: O, C, and N, have been distinguished on the basis of genome sequencing. In this study, the first full-genome sequence of a PVY isolate (JVW-186) infecting pepper from the province of KwaZulu-Natal, Republic of South Africa is reported. Read More