Carmovirus is a genus of the family Tombusviridae. It is classified under the Baltimore classification system as a group IV virus, having a single-stranded, positive-sense RNA genome. ==Virology== Replication occurs in the cytoplasm. The genome is 3800-4300 base pairs long, although the viron contains a longer copy. The viral cycle is complete whe...
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A genus in the family tombusviridae mostly found in temperate regions. Some species infecting legumes are reported from tropical areas. most viruses are soil-borne, but some are transmitted by the fungus olpidium radicale and others by beetles. Carnation mottle virus is the type species. ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
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