tomato mosaic virus

Novel molecular marker associated with Tm2a gene conferring resistance to tomato mosaic virus in tomato

May 07, 2013

Novel molecular marker associated with Tm2a gene conferring resistance to tomato mosaic virus in tomato. Plant Breeding. May 2013 Dilip R. Panthee, Allan F. Brown, Gad G. Yousef, Ragy Ibrahem, Candice Anderson. NC State University Plants for Human Health Institute, NC Research Campus. Abstract Tomato mosaic virus (ToMV) is an important Tobamovirus that causes significant […]

Improving Produce Safety

April 09, 2013

Full of vitamins, minerals and phytonutrients like flavonoids and carotenoids, fruits and vegetables are unarguably a nutritious and essential part of a healthy diet. Sometimes produce comes with unwanted pathogens that cause foodborne illnesses. There are steps everyone can take to minimize the effects of these pathogens from food selection choices to how you prepare […]