First report of Grapevine syrah virus 1 in South African grapevines.
Oosthuizen, K. ;
Coetzee, B. ;
Maree, H. J. ;
Burger, J. T.
A ttoal of 8 individual grapes cv. Pinotage displaying typical leafroll disease symptoms were sampled from the Stellenbosch region, Western Cape, South Africa. The presence of Grapevine Syrah virus 1 (GSyV-1) was detected based on various molecular analyses. This is thought to be the first report of GSyV-1 in South Africa.