BCMV

AcronymDefinition
BCMVBean Common Mosaic Virus
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Specifically, the technique pin-points plants that carry gene combinations necessary for resistance to all races of rust and strains of BCMV - including a new strain occurring in Idaho, which is America's largest bean seed-exporting state.
bean breeders' use of a dominant I gene that gives beans resistance to established BCMV strains.
These genes, bc-2-2 and bc-3, complement the I gene's ability to confer resistance to BCMV.