How do sapsucking insects spread disease in plants?

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How do bacteria and viruses which cause diseases in plants manipulate sapsucking insects for their own ends?
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Re: How do sapsucking insects spread disease in plants?
« Reply #1 on: 27/05/2013 22:04:58 »
Fascinating to think that the plant equivalent of the human malaria cycle is going on in the garden...
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