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On the classification and nomenclature of baculoviruses: A proposal for revision
Summary.Recent evidence from genome sequence analyses demands a substantial revision of the taxonomy and classification of the family Baculoviridae. Comparisons of 29 baculovirus genomes indicatedExpand
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Complete sequence of a picorna-like virus of the genus Iflavirus replicating in the mite Varroa destructor.
Aggregations of 27 nm virus-like particles were observed in electron microscopy images of sectioned Varroa destructor mite tissue. The scattered occurrence of individual particles and accumulation ofExpand
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Sequence and organization of the Spodoptera exigua multicapsid nucleopolyhedrovirus genome.
The nucleotide sequence of the DNA genome of Spodoptera exigua multicapsid nucleopolyhedrovirus (SeMNPV), a group II NPV, was determined and analysed. The genome contains 135611 bp and has a G+CExpand
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Protection of Penaeus monodon against White Spot Syndrome Virus by Oral Vaccination
ABSTRACT White spot syndrome virus (WSSV) occurs worldwide and causes high mortality and considerable economic damage to the shrimp farming industry. No adequate treatments against this virus areExpand
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Use of Whole Genome Sequence Data To Infer Baculovirus Phylogeny
ABSTRACT Several phylogenetic methods based on whole genome sequence data were evaluated using data from nine complete baculovirus genomes. The utility of three independent character sets wasExpand
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The sequence of the Helicoverpa armigera single nucleocapsid nucleopolyhedrovirus genome.
The nucleotide sequence of the Helicoverpa armigera single-nucleocapsid nucleopolyhedrovirus (HaSNPV) DNA genome was determined and analysed. The circular genome encompasses 131,403 bp, has a G+CExpand
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Noncoding Flavivirus RNA Displays RNA Interference Suppressor Activity in Insect and Mammalian Cells
ABSTRACT West Nile virus (WNV) and dengue virus (DENV) are highly pathogenic, mosquito-borne flaviviruses (family Flaviviridae) that cause severe disease and death in humans. WNV and DENV activelyExpand
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White spot syndrome virus envelope protein VP28 is involved in the systemic infection of shrimp.
White spot syndrome virus (WSSV) is a large DNA virus infecting shrimp and other crustaceans. The virus particles contain at least five major virion proteins, of which three (VP26, VP24, and VP15)Expand
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Genetic variation among isolates of White spot syndrome virus
Summary.White spot syndrome virus (WSSV), member of a new virus family called Nimaviridae, is a major scourge in worldwide shrimp cultivation. Geographical isolates of WSSV identified so far are veryExpand
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The white spot syndrome virus DNA genome sequence.
White spot syndrome virus (WSSV) is at present a major scourge to worldwide shrimp cultivation. We have determined the entire sequence of the double-stranded, circular DNA genome of WSSV, whichExpand
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