Draft genome sequence of the coccolithovirus EhV-84

  title={Draft genome sequence of the coccolithovirus EhV-84},
  author={Jozef I. Nissimov and Charlotte A. Worthy and Paul A Rooks and Johnathan A. Napier and Susan A. Kimmance and Matthew R. Henn and Hiroyuki Ogata and Michael J. Allen},
  journal={Standards in Genomic Sciences},
  pages={1 - 11}
The Coccolithoviridae is a recently discovered group of viruses that infect the marine coccolithophorid Emiliania huxleyi. Emiliania huxleyi virus 84 (EhV-84) has a 160–180 nm diameter icosahedral structure and a genome of approximately 400 kbp. Here we describe the structural and genomic features of this virus, together with a near complete draft genome sequence (∼99%) and its annotation. This is the fourth genome sequence of a member of the coccolithovirus family. 

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