Megrivirus E seqs

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  Genus: Megrivirus

Species: Megrivirus E

Type: megrivirus E1 (MeV-E1)
5' UTR L VP0 VP3 VP1 2A1 2A2 2A3 2B 2C 3A 3B 3C 3D 3' UTR

(White areas indicate genes which haven't yet been sequenced completely; grey areas are where only partial sequences exist)

Virus Strain Region Length Accession No. Host Reference Comments

megrivirus E1 (MeV-E1)

MeV-E1 penguin/KGI-BHS-P5/2015 CG 9702 MF405436 Pygoscelis adeliae Zell et al., 2018;
Yinda et al., 2019
CG = complete genome
(p) = partial gene sequence


Yinda CK, Esefeld J, Peter HU, Matthijnssens J, Zell R. Penguin megrivirus, a novel picornavirus from an Adélie penguin (Pygoscelis adeliae). Arch Virol. 2019 Sep 7. doi: 10.1007/s00705-019-04404-9. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31494778.

Zell, R. (2018). Picornaviridae-the ever-growing virus family. Arch Virol. 163: 299-317. doi: 10.1007/s00705-017-3614-8. Epub 2017 Oct 20.


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