Identification of Novel Betaherpesviruses in Iberian Bats Reveals Parallel Evolution.

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Pozo, Francisco; Juste, Javier; Vázquez-Morón, Sonia; Aznar-López, Carolina; Ibáñez, Carlos; Garin, Inazio; Aihartza, Joxerra; Casas, Inmaculada; Tenorio, Antonio; Echevarría, Juan Emilio;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • Journal: PLoS ONE,volume 11,issue 12 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0169153, pmc: PMC5201282, handle: 10261/142577
  • Subject: mammalian herpesviruses | homologs | Taxonomy | Gammaherpesvirinae | Betaherpesvirinae | Artificial Gene Amplification and Extension | cytomegalovirus | Sequence Analysis, DNA | Molecular Biology Techniques | lineages | Animals | Base Sequence | Viruses | DNA-binding proteins | Biology and life sciences | DNA viruses | Computer and Information Sciences | Genetic Variation | philogeny | Vertebrates | Amniotes | Viral Pathogens | Animal Phylogenetics | Mammals | Bioinformatics | Science | Organisms | Phylogeny | Molecular Biology | Spain | Microbial Pathogens | Research Article | Data Management | Sequence Alignment | Portugal | Pathology and Laboratory Medicine | molecular characterization | rhadinoviruses | Bats | gammaherpesvirus | Evolutionary Biology | Pathogens | Proteins | DNA, Viral | Herpesviruses | Phylogenetics | Sequence Analysis | Evolutionary Systematics | Database and Informatics Methods | Polymerase Chain Reaction | Polymerases | Research and Analysis Methods | Biological Evolution | Microbiology | Medicine | Chiroptera | Medical Microbiology | Q | R | discovery | DNA polymerase | Biochemistry | Roseolovirus | Medicine and Health Sciences | family | Fruit Bats | Zoology

A thorough search for bat herpesviruses was carried out in oropharyngeal samples taken from most of the bat species present in the Iberian Peninsula from the Vespertilionidae, Miniopteridae, Molossidae and Rhinolophidae families, in addition to a colony of captive fruit... View more
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