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Viroid - the smallest plant pathogen


, : Viroid - the smallest plant pathogen. Korean Journal of Plant Pathology 1(3): 199-206

A review of the structure, biochemical and biophysical properties and mode of replication in these organisms, with particular reference to potato spindle tuber viroid.

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