Open Access Research article

Genome of Epinotia aporema granulovirus (EpapGV), a polyorganotropic fast killing betabaculovirus with a novel thymidylate kinase gene

María Leticia Ferrelli1, Ricardo Salvador12, Marina Elizabeth Biedma14, Marcelo Facundo Berretta2, Santiago Haase1, Alicia Sciocco-Cap2, Pablo Daniel Ghiringhelli3 and Víctor Romanowski1*

Author Affiliations

1 Instituto de Biotecnología y Biología Molecular, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas, Universidad Nacional de La Plata, CONICET, La Plata, Argentina

2 Instituto de Microbiología y Zoología Agrícola, INTA, Castelar, Argentina

3 Laboratorio de Ingeniería Genética y Biología Celular y Molecular - Area Virosis de Insectos, Departamento de Ciencia y Tecnología, Universidad Nacional de Quilmes, Bernal, Argentina

4 Present address: INSERM U748, Institut de Virologie, Faculté de Médecine, Université de Strasbourg, 3 rue Koeberlé, 67000, Strasbourg, France

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BMC Genomics 2012, 13:548  doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-548

Published: 11 October 2012

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Additional file 1:

Predicted ORFs in the genome of EpapGV. This file lists the ORFs predicted in the genome of EpapGV and their homologues in other completely sequenced betabaculoviruses.

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Additional file 2:

Multiple alignment of betabaculovirus alkaline exonuclease. This file shows the alignment of betabaculovirus alkaline exonuclease amino acid sequences.

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Multiple alignment of betabaculovirus helicase 2. This file shows the alignment of betabaculovirus helicase 2 amino acid sequences.

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Additional file 4:

Characteristics of baculovirus genomes. This file lists the characteristics of baculovirus genomes, including virus name, genome size, number of ORFs and GeneBank accession number.

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