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What does PRSV stand for?

PRSV stands for Papaya Ringspot Virus

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Ithaca, NY) has patented a method of isolation and identification of nucleic acid sequences encoding the coat protein of papaya ringspot virus in the Kapoho (KA), Keaau (KE), Thailand (TH), Brazil (BR), Jamaica (JA), Mexico (ME), Venezuela (VE), and Oahu (OA) strains, and the uses thereof to impart viral resistance to papaya plants.
While Freedom II carries resistance to WMV2 and ZYMV, Quemada cautions that it is not resistant to papaya ringspot virus (PRV) and cucumber mosaic virus (CMV), two other devastating plant viruses.