Tomato bushy stunt virus (ATCC® PV-500)

Classification: Tombusvirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Tombusvirus
Deposited As tomato bushy stunt tombusvirus
Agent Tomato bushy stunt virus
Strain BS-3
Common Name Tomato bushy stunt virus
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.

Lycopersicon esculentum (BS-3 strain from Datura); original isolate from United Kingdom, 1935; BS-3 strain from the United States, 1953
Product Format freeze-dried
Datura stramonium
Name of Depositor O Lovisolo
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--O Lovisolo<<--R.L. Steere <<-- K.M. Smith
Year of Origin 1935

Koenig R, Gibbs A. Serological relationships among tombusviruses. J. Gen. Virol. 67: 75-82, 1986.

Gallitelli D, et al. Relationships among viruses in the tombusvirus group: Nucleic acid hybridization studies. J. Gen. Virol. 66: 1523-1531, 1985.

Hayes RJ, et al. Gene mapping and expression of tomato bushy stunt virus. J. Gen. Virol. 69: 3047-3057, 1988.

Hearne PQ, et al. The complete genome structure and synthesis of infectious RNA from clones of tomato bushy stunt virus. Virology 177: 141-151, 1990. PubMed: 2353450

. . CMI/AAB Descriptions of Plant Viruses No. 69: 1971..

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