1. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, APPOST 13

    Genetic diversity of potato virus Y infecting tobacco in major tobacco growing fields in Northern Vietnam

    NGUYEN VAN C.(1); NGUYEN VAN D.(2); VAN LE S.(2)
    (1) Vietnam Tobacco Institute, Hanoi, Vietnam; (2) Vietnam Institute of Biotechnology, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Potato virus Y (PVY) is the type member of genus Potyvirus and one of the most common species and most pernicious of Potyvirus. PVY has a wide host range and infects several important solanaceous crops, including potato, tomato and tobacco. In Vietnam, ...
  2. CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, APPOST 15

    Effect of potato virus Y on growth, yield and chemical composition of flue-cured tobacco in Northern Vietnam

    NGUYEN VAN C.; HONG NGUYEN T.; THI DO T.
    Vietnam Tobacco Institute, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Potato virus Y (PVY) is a plant virus that causes significant losses to tobacco. PVY damage is severe in the tobacco growing provinces Lang Son and Bac Giang with disease rates from 10-45 %, with some areas infected 100 %. The objective of this study was ...
  3. CORESTA Congress, Berlin, 2016, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 30

    Preliminary investigation of bio-oil compounds from Tombac that kill agricultural pests

    KABBARA M.B.(1,2); OUDDANE B.(1); HALWANI J.(3)
    (1) Lille 1 University, LASIR Laboratory, UMR CNRS 8516, Physical Chemistry of the Environment Team, Villeneuve d'Ascq, France; (2) Régie Libanaise des Tabacs & Tombacs, Tripoli, Lebanon; (3) Lebanese University, Water & Environment Science Laboratory, Public Health Faculty, Tripoli, Lebanon
    Currently, scientists are focused on developing new tools to control insect populations, including secondary plant metabolites that show promise for use in plant protection. Secondary plant metabolites cause toxic effects that can be observed at both ...