Cowpea mottle virus (ATCC® PV-518)

Classification: Tombusviridae, Gammacarmovirus, Cowpea mottle virus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Tombusviridae, Gammacarmovirus, Cowpea mottle virus
Deposited As cowpea mottle carmovirus
Agent Cowpea mottle virus
Strain Mokwa (CMoV-M)
Plant research
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

V. unguiculata, Mokwa, Nigeria, 1985
Product Format freeze-dried
Vector: beetle
Virus is seed transmissible.
Vigna unguiculata
Name of Depositor G Thottappilly
Year of Origin 1985

. . Phytopathology 68: 693, 1978.

Kim JW, Bozarth RF. Mapping and sequence analysis of the capsid protein gene of cowpea mottle virus. Intervirology 33: 135-147, 1992. PubMed: 1500274

. . CMI/AAB Descriptions of Plant Viruses No. 212: 1979..

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  • USDA APHIS PPQ Permit 526, plant pathogens permit must be obtained and a copy of the permit must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment. Isolation information for this item is required by USDA. Please check our website or contact Technical Service for assistance. Domestic isolates are easier to obtain than foreign isolates.
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