Pithovirus

 

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2018
2018
Pithovirus sibericum is a giant (610 Kpb) double-stranded DNA virus discovered in a purportedly 30,000-year-old permafrost sample… (More)
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2017
2017
The Pithoviridae giant virus family exhibits the largest viral particle known so far, a prolate spheroid up to 2.5 μm in length… (More)
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2017
2017
Amoeba-infecting viruses have raised scientists' interest due to their novel particle morphologies, their large genome size and… (More)
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2016
2016
Most theories on viral evolution are speculative and lack fossil comparison. Here, we isolated a modern Pithovirus-like virus… (More)
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2016
2016
Most viruses are known for the ability to cause symptomatic diseases in humans and other animals. The discovery of Acanthamoeba… (More)
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2016
2016
The number of metagenomic studies conducted each year is growing dramatically. Storage and analysis of such big data is difficult… (More)
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2016
2016
The nucleocytoplasmic large DNA viruses (NCLDV) are a group of extremely complex double-stranded DNA viruses, which are major… (More)
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2015
Review
2015
More than a century ago, the term 'virus' was introduced to describe infectious agents that are invisible by light microscopy and… (More)
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2015
2015
Virophages replicate within viral factories inside the Acanthamoeba cytoplasm, and decrease the infectivity and replication of… (More)
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2014
2014
A third type of giant DNA virus named Pithovirus was recently isolated from a >30,000-year-old per-mafrost sample in Siberia… (More)
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