African cassava mosaic geminivirus (ATCC® PV-420)

Classification: Geminivirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Geminivirus
Agent African cassava mosaic geminivirus
Strain Kenya isolate No. 844 [DSM PV-0095]
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.

Western Kenya
Product Format freeze-dried
Transmitted by sap innoculation and in a persistent manner by whitefly vector.
Strongly related to whitefly-transmitted geminiviruses
Nicotiana benthamiana
Name of Depositor G Adam

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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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