chayote mosaic virus (ATCC® PV-1068)

Classification: Tymovirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Tymovirus
Agent chayote mosaic virus
Host plant (ATCC sample): Nicotiana benthamiana
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.

chayote, Sechium edule (Jacq) Sw., Costa Rica, 1995
Product Format freeze-dried
Vials contain freeze-dried N. benthamiana. Virus can be mechanically inoculated.
This is related to other Tymoviruses: eggplant mosaic virus, andean potato latent virus, and belladonna mottle virus.
Host plant (ATCC sample): Nicotiana benthamiana
Name of Depositor JJ Bernal Munoz
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--JJ Bernal Munoz<<--C. Rivera
Year of Origin 1995

Szittya G, et al. Chayote mosaic virus, a new Tymovirus infecting Cucurbitaceae. Phytopathology 90: 1098-1104, 2000.

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

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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.
  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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