Plant Virus-Host Interaction, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0124115985
  • ISBN-13: 9780124115989
  • DDC: 632.3
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 430 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Plant Virus-Host Interaction contains cutting-edge research in plant molecular virology, including pathogenic viroids and transport by insect vectors, interference with transmission to control viruses, and synergism, with pivotal coverage of RNA silencing and the counter-defensive strategies used by viruses to overcome the silencing response in plants. With a clear focus on plant virus evolution, including quantitative and population genetics, Plant Virus-Host Interaction provides insights on the major factors favoring disease emergence, such as genetic change in pathogen and host populations and changes in host ecology and environment. The book also examines socioeconomic implications of widespread plant viral agents. Contributions from leading experts around the globe provide varied perspectives, while comprehensive coverage ensures a complete look at this exciting field.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Editors.
1: Role of Double-Stranded RNA-Binding Proteins in RNA Silencing and Antiviral Defense.
2: Alteration of Host-Encoded miRNAs in Virus Infected Plants—experimentally Verified.
3: Host–Virus Interactions in Banana-Infecting Viruses.
4: Recent Advances on Interactions Between the Whitefly Bemisia Tabaci and Begomoviruses, with Emphasis on Tomato Yellow Leaf Curl Virus.
5: Hosts and Non-Hosts in Plant Virology and the Effects of Plant Viruses on Host Plants.
6: Interference with Insect Transmission to Control Plant-Pathogenic Viruses.
7: Transmission and Host Interaction of Geminivirus in Weeds.
8: Tombusvirus-Induced Multivesicular Bodies: Origin and Role in Virus–Host Interaction.
9: Papaya Ringspot Virus-P: Overcoming Limitations of Resistance Breeding in Carica Papaya L..
10: Synergism in Plant–Virus Interactions: a Case Study of Cmv and Pvy in Mixed Infection in Tomato.
11: Methods of Diagnosis, Stability, Transmission, and Host Interaction of Papaya Lethal Yellowing Virus in Papaya.
12: Establishment of Endogenous Pararetroviruses in the Rice Genome.
13: Volatile Organic Compounds and Plant Virus–Host Interaction.
14: Diversity of Latent Plant–Virus Interactions and Their Impact on the Virosphere.
15: Viroid–Insect–Plant Interactions.
16: Engineering Crops for Resistance to Geminiviruses.
17: Cauliflower Mosaic Virus (CaMV) Upregulates Translation Reinitiation of Its Pregenomic Polycistronic 35S RNA Via Interaction with the Cell’s Translation Machinery.
18: Molecular Mechanism of Begomovirus Evolution and Plant Defense Response.
19: Impact of the Host on Plant Virus Evolution.
20: Virus-Induced Physiologic Changes in Plants.
21: Virus–Virus Interactions.