So 5.1 Tobamovirus 2017-06-17T13:56:55+00:00

National Seed Health System

So 5.1   Tobamovirus (TMV/ToMV)

VERSION: 1.1
DATE: 12/2013
PATHOGEN: Tobamovirus (TMV/ToMV)
HOST: pepper (Capsicum annuum);  tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
COMMON NAME: 
METHOD: So 5.1 Plant Indexing Assay (ISTA 7-028, 2014)
METHOD CLASS: TEMPORARY STANDARD (B)
SAMPLE: 3000 seeds; maximum subsample size 250 seeds.

REFERENCES:

International Rules for Seed Testing. Annexe to Chapter 7: Seed Health Testing Methods. 2014.
7-028: Detection of infectious tobamoviruses on Solanum lycopersicum (tomato) by the local
lesion assay (indexing) on Nicotiana tabacum plants.