Complete genome sequence of a phycodnavirus, Heterosigma akashiwo virus strain 53

Yoshitoshi Ogura, Tetsuya Hayashi, Shoko Ueki

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We report the complete genome sequence of Heterosigma akashiwo virus strain 53. The virus is a member of the Phycodnaviridae, one of the families regarded as giant double-stranded DNA viruses. The 274,793-bp genome contained 246 protein-coding and 3 tRNA-coding sequences.

Original languageEnglish
Article numbere0127916
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2016


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Genetics
  • Molecular Biology

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