HomeInternational Rice Research Notesvol. 23 no. 2 (1998)

Differentiation of rice tungro spherical virus variants by RTPCR and RFLP

M.l.m. Yambao | P.q. Cabauatan | O. Azzam

Discipline: Agriculture



Rice tungro spherical virus (RTSV) is one of the two causal agents of rice tungro disease, the most important viral disease of rice in South and Southeast Asia. RTSV assists in the semipersistent transmission of rice tungro bacilliform virus (RTBV), the other causal agent, which causes the symptoms.