Gene Symbol: G5.5R
Description: temporal expression: early
Alias: RNA polymerase
Species: Vaccinia virus
Products:     G5.5R

Top Publications

  1. Garcel A, Crance J, Drillien R, Garin D, Favier A. Genomic sequence of a clonal isolate of the vaccinia virus Lister strain employed for smallpox vaccination in France and its comparison to other orthopoxviruses. J Gen Virol. 2007;88:1906-16 pubmed
    ..These studies highlight the heterogeneity between VACV strains and provide a basis to better understand differences in safety and efficacy of smallpox vaccines. ..
  2. Qin L, Favis N, Famulski J, Evans D. Evolution of and evolutionary relationships between extant vaccinia virus strains. J Virol. 2015;89:1809-24 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on these findings, it is possible that all existing strains of VACV are derived from a single complex stock of viruses that has been passaged, distributed, and sampled over time. ..

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