Determination and analyses of the complete sequence of Fringilla coelebs papillomavirus and Psittacus erithacus timneh papillomavirus indicate that they represent a distinct and distant lineage of papillomaviruses. The lack of canonical E6-E7 open reading frames suggests that they serve adaptive functions during papillomavirus evolution.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Journal of virology|
|State||Published - Oct 1 2002|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Insect Science