Tobacco etch virus (ATCC® PV-633)

Classification: Potyvirus  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Potyvirus
Deposited As tobacco etch potyvirus
Agent Tobacco etch virus
Strain HAT (Highly Aphid Transmissible)
Host Plant (ATCC Sample): Nicotiana tabacum
Plant research
Biosafety Level 1

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N. tabacum, Fayette Co., KY, 1979
Product Format freeze-dried
Host Plant (ATCC Sample): Nicotiana tabacum
Name of Depositor TP Pirone
Year of Origin 1979

Murphy JF, et al. The VPg of tobacco etch virus RNA is the 49-kDa proteinase or the N- terminal 24-kDa part of the proteinase. Virology 178: 285-288, 1990. PubMed: 2202147

Pirone TP, Thornbuty DW. Role of virion and helper component in regulating aphid transmission of tobacco etch virus. Phytopathology 73: 872-875, 1983.

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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