A Phylogenomic Study of the Genus Alphavirus Employing Whole Genome Comparison

@article{Luers2005APS,
  title={A Phylogenomic Study of the Genus Alphavirus Employing Whole Genome Comparison},
  author={Aim{\'e}e J. Luers and Sandra D. Adams and John Smalley and James J. Campanella},
  journal={Comparative and Functional Genomics},
  year={2005},
  volume={6},
  pages={217 - 227}
}
The phylogenetics of the genus Alphavirus have historically been characterized using partial gene, single gene or partial proteomic data. We have mined cDNA and amino acid sequences from GenBank for all fully sequenced and some partially sequenced alphaviruses and generated phylogenomic analyses of the genus Alphavirus genus, employing capsid encoding structural regions, non-structural coding regions and complete viral genomes. Our studies support the presence of the previously reported… CONTINUE READING
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