Johnsongrass mosaic virus (ATCC® PV-610)

Classification: Potyvirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Potyvirus
Deposited As Johnsongrass mosaic potyvirus
Agent Johnsongrass mosaic virus
Strain KS-1
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.

Sorghum, Hays, KS, 1978
Product Format freeze-dried
Aphids transmit the virus in a non-persistent manner.
Sorghum bicolor cv. Moeuch
Name of Depositor SS Jensen
Chain of Custody
ATCC <<--SS Jensen<<--T.J. Martin
Year of Origin 1978

Jensen SG, et al. Size variation among proteins induced by sugarcane mosaic viruses in plant tissue. Phytopathology 76: 528-532, 1986.

McKern NM, et al. Coat protein properties indicate that maize dwarf mosaic virus-KS1 is a strain of johnsongrass mosaic virus. Phytopathology 80: 907-912, 1990.

Babos P, Kassanis B. Thermal inactivation of Tobacco necrosis virus. Virology 20: 490-497, 1963. PubMed: 14043414

Babos P, Kassanis B. The behaviour of some Tobacco necrosis virus strains in plants. Virology 20: 498-506, 1963. PubMed: 14043415

Kassanis B, Welkie GW. The nature and behavior of unstable variants of Tobacco necrosis virus. Virology 20: 540-550, 1963. PubMed: 14100603

Kassanis B, MacFarlane I. Interaction of virus strain, fungus isolate, and host species in the transmission of tobacco necrosis virus. Virology 26: 603-612, 1965. PubMed: 5833318

Kassanis B, Nixon HL. Activation of one tobacco necrosis virus by another. J. Gen. Microbiol. 25: 459-471, 1961. PubMed: 13751685

Kassanis B. Properties and behaviour of a virus depending for its multiplication on another. J. Gen. Microbiol. 27: 477-488, 1962. PubMed: 14454177

Kassanis B, MacFarlane I. Transmission of Tobacco necrosis virus by zoospores of Olpidium brassicae. J. Gen. Microbiol. 36: 79-93, 1964. PubMed: 14192542

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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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