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Title

Susceptibility to sharka (Plum pox virus) in Prunus mandshurica×P. armeniaca seedlings

AuthorsRubio, Manuel ; Dicenta, Federico ; Martínez-Gómez, Pedro ; Weber, W. E.
KeywordsPrunus mandshurica
P. armeniaca
Plum pox virus
Sharka
Resistance
Breeding
Issue DateOct-2003
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
CitationPlant Breeding 122(5): 465-466 (2003)
AbstractPrunus mandshurica [(Maxim.) Koehne] from Central Asia is a species related to apricot and grown in China and Mongolia. This species has been used in apricot breeding as a source of frost resistance. In addition, P. mandshurica has been suggested as the possible origin of some North American apricot cultivars resistant to sharka (Plum pox virus, PPV). The aim of this work was to transmit the resistance to PPV from P. mandshurica to the Spanish apricot cultivar 'Currot' by traditional crossing. The resistance to a Dideron PPV isolate of the descendants of P. mandshurica×'Currot' and their progenitors was evaluated under controlled conditions in a greenhouse. The results showed the susceptibility of both, the progenitors and the offspring to PPV, as being much higher than in other apricot seedlings. The results showed that the P. mandshurica accession studied is not a good progenitor in breeding apricot for PPV resistance, but just the opposite. The possible role of P. mandshurica as a source of resistance in apricot resistant cultivars is questioned.
Description3 pages, 1 figure, 1 table.-- Short communication.-- Published Online: 28/Jun/08.
Publisher version (URL)http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1439-0523.2003.tb02099.x
URIhttp://hdl.handle.net/10261/19997
DOI10.1111/j.1439-0523.2003.tb02099.x
ISSN0179-9541
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