- Mutualistic polydnaviruses share essential replication gene functions with pathogenic ancestorsGaelen R Burke
Department of Entomology, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, United States of America
PLoS Pathog 9:e1003348. 2013..Overall, these data provide the first experimental insights into the function of BV genes in virion formation...
- Deep sequencing identifies viral and wasp genes with potential roles in replication of Microplitis demolitor BracovirusGaelen R Burke
Department of Entomology, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA
J Virol 86:3293-306. 2012..Our results also suggest that amplification of proviral DNAs for packaging into BV virions may depend upon the replication machinery of wasps...
- The encapsidated genome of Microplitis demolitor bracovirus integrates into the host Pseudoplusia includensMarkus H Beck
Department of Entomology, 413 Biological Sciences Bldg, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
J Virol 85:11685-96. 2011..The presence of HIMs in most MdBV genomic DNAs suggests that the integration of each genomic segment into host cells occurs through a shared mechanism...