Begomoviruses: Occurrence and Management in Asia and Africa By Sangeeta Saxena, A. K. Tiwari
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 332 Pages | ISBN : 9811059837 | 14.76 MB
Begomoviruses are one of the most interesting plant viruses to study for basic and applied research as they cause huge economic losses to agriculture industries and farmers all over the world. They belong to family Geminiviridae and are emergent plant viral pathogens which cause diseases in various crops in the tropical and subtropical regions. They are transmitted by the whitefly (B. tabaci) and have either one (monopartite DNA-A) or two (bipartite DNA-A and DNA-B) genomic components.