Genome sequences of microviruses identified in gila monster feces

Courtney L. Collins, Dale F. DeNardo, Mellecha Blake, Jessica Norton, Kara Schmidlin, Rafaela S. Fontenele, Melissa A. Wilson, Simona Kraberger, Arvind Varsani

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The complete genome sequences of 33 microviruses were determined from fecal samples collected from 14 Arizona-dwelling Gila monsters using high-throughput sequencing. These microviruses with genomes 4,383 to 6,782 nucleotides (nt) long were broadly distributed across the 14 samples.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numbere00163-21
JournalMicrobiology Resource Announcements
Issue number11
StatePublished - Mar 18 2021

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Biology
  • Immunology and Microbiology (miscellaneous)
  • Genetics


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