Cereal Research Communications

, Volume 38, Issue 1, pp 67–74 | Cite as

The nucleotide sequence of barley strain of Wheat dwarf virus isolated in Hungary

  • I. TóbiásEmail author
  • B. Kiss
  • K. Salánki
  • L. Palkovics


Barley-infecting isolates of Wheat dwarf virus (WDV) were collected in the field in the vicinity of the cities Dunakiliti, Heves and Siófok, in Hungary. Viral genomic DNA was amplified by the rolling circle amplification technique, digested with HindIII, cloned into pBSK+ plasmid and sequenced. The clones were of the same size and showed above 99% identity to each other. Based on DNA sequences WDV-D01, WDV-H1 and WDV-H07 isolates showed high identity (94–99%) to isolates of WDV barley strain and Barley dwarf virus and lower identity to Oat dwarf virus (71% identity) and WDV wheat strains (85% identity).


Wheat dwarf virus Barley dwarf virus Oat dwarf virus barley-infecting isolates sequence analysis 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • I. Tóbiás
    • 1
    Email author
  • B. Kiss
    • 1
  • K. Salánki
    • 2
  • L. Palkovics
    • 3
  1. 1.Plant Protection InstituteHungarian Academy of SciencesBudapestHungary
  2. 2.Agricultural Biotechnology CenterGödöllőHungary
  3. 3.Department of Plant PathologyCorvinus University of BudapestBudapestHungary

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