Avocado sunblotch viroid (ATCC® PV-663)

Classification: Avsunviroid  /  Product Format: freeze-dried

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Classification Avsunviroid
Agent Avocado sunblotch viroid
Strain Spanish Isolate 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.

Persea americana cv. 'Fuerte'; Estacion experimental 'La Mayora'; Malaga, Spain, 1987
Product Format freeze-dried
Avocado (Persea americana)
Name of Depositor R Flores
Year of Origin 1987

Marcos JF, Flores R. The 5' end generated in the in vitro self-cleavage reaction of avocado sunblotch viroid RNAs is present in naturally occurring linear viroid molecules. J. Gen. Virol. 74: 907-910, 1993. PubMed: 8492097

Marcos JF, Flores R. Characterization of RNAs specific to avocado sunblotch viroid synthesized in vitro by a cell-free system from infected avocado leaves. Virology 186: 481-488, 1992. PubMed: 1733098

Notice: Necessary PermitsPermits

These permits may be required for shipping this product:

  • 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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