Foamy-like endogenous retroviruses are extensive and abundant in teleosts

@article{Ruboyianes2016FoamylikeER,
  title={Foamy-like endogenous retroviruses are extensive and abundant in teleosts},
  author={Ryan Ruboyianes and Michael Worobey},
  journal={Virus Evolution},
  year={2016},
  volume={2}
}
Recent discoveries indicate that the foamy virus (FV) (Spumavirus) ancestor may have been among the first retroviruses to appear during the evolution of vertebrates, demonstrated by foamy endogenous retroviruses present within deeply divergent hosts including mammals, coelacanth, and ray-finned fish. If they indeed existed in ancient marine environments hundreds of millions of years ago, significant undiscovered diversity of foamy-like endogenous retroviruses might be present in fish genomes… 

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