Plant Virus Replication

  • W. A. Stevens
Part of the Tertiary Level Biology book series (TLB)


The processes involved in plant virus replication may include
  1. (1)

    passage of virus through the cell wall;

  2. (2)

    entry of virus or its nucleic acid into cells and then to replicative sites in cells;

  3. (3)

    removal of protein from nucleic acid, this being termed ‘uncoating’.



Coat Protein Plant Virus Tobacco Rattle Virus Translation Initiation Site Replicative Intermediate 
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  • W. A. Stevens
    • 1
  1. 1.Royal Holloway CollegeUniversity of LondonUK

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