Definition of Tobacco mosaic virus
1. Noun. The widely studied plant virus that causes tobacco mosaic; it was the first virus discovered (1892).
Medical Definition of Tobacco mosaic virus
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Literary usage of Tobacco mosaic virus
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1. A Lifelong Passion: Nicholas and Alexandra: Their Own Story by Andrei Maylunas (2005)
"After infection with tobacco mosaic virus, acidic and basic beta-, 3-glucanases are induced in the inoculated and virus-free leaves of the plant. ..."
2. Gene Expression in Field Crops: Bibliography January 1991-November 1992 edited by Janet Saunders, Robert D. Warmbrodt (1995)
"... Promoters; Rna polymerase; Transcription Abstract: tobacco mosaic virus (TMV) produces large quantities of RNA and protein on infection of plant cells. ..."
3. Viral Resistance in Plants/Viral Coat Proteins: Bibliography-January 91-July 96 by Raymond Dobert (1996)
"M65 tobacco mosaic virus elicitor coat protein genes produce a hypersensitive phenotype in transgenic Nicotiana sylvestris plants. ..."
4. Rice Genetics IV by Gurdev S. Khush, D. S. Brar, Bill Hardy (2001)
"Plants transformed with a tobacco mosaic virus nonstructural gene sequence are ... Reduction of tobacco mosaic virus accumulation in transgenic plants ..."