CORESTA Congress, Kunming, 2018, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 47
Enhanced resistance to potato virus Y (PVY) and resistance-breaking PVY in tobacco eIF4E-S and eIF(iso)4E-T double mutant
Japan Tobacco Inc., Leaf Tobacco Research Center, Oyama, Tochigi, Japan
Eukaryotic translation-initiation factors in plants, eIF4E and eIF(iso)4E, play key roles in infection by potyviruses and other plant RNA viruses. Mutations in the genes encoding these factors might reduce susceptibility to viruses. They are the basis of ...