Archives of Virology

, Volume 158, Issue 7, pp 1589–1594 | Cite as

Genomic classification of betanodavirus by molecular phylogenetic analysis of the coat protein gene

  • C. P. BineshEmail author
  • C. Greeshma
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The classification of betanodavirus into four species was reviewed including newer and well-characterised isolates. Six major clusters were identified, four of which were similar to the classic species. Two single isolate clusters were worth consideration as new species.


Coat Protein Coat Protein Gene Nervous Necrosis Virus Redspotted Grouper Nervous Necrosis Virus Striped Jack Nervous Necrosis Virus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Sacred Heart CollegeCochinIndia
  2. 2.Department of Life SciencesCalicut UniversityMalappauramIndia

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