Virus Res 2020 09 30;286:198077. Epub 2020 Jun 30.
Laboratorio de Virología Molecular, Centro de Investigaciones Nucleares, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de la República, Igua 4225, 11400, Montevideo, Uruguay.
Potato virus Y (PVY) is a member of the genus Potyvirus, family Potyviridae, is considered one of the most devastating pest affecting economically important crops, such as potato, tobacco, tomato and pepper, representing a serious threat due to high incidence and worldwide distribution. Its economic significance as well as it biological and molecular complexities have aroused great attention, thus several studies have explore it genetic characteristics. However, little is known about PVY codon usage. Read More