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Human gammaherpesvirus 8 1)

Taxonomy ID: 37296 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid37296)
current name
Human gammaherpesvirus 8, ICTV accepted 1)
NCBI BLAST name: viruses
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Host: vertebrates| human
Other names:
heterotypic genbank synonym
Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus
heterotypic synonym
Human herpesvirus 8
heterotypic synonym
Human herpesvirus 8 type P
heterotypic synonym
Kaposi's sarcoma herpesvirus
heterotypic synonym
Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpes-like virus
heterotypic synonym
Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus - Human herpesvirus 8
Lineage( full )
Viruses; Herpesvirales; Herpesviridae; Gammaherpesvirinae; Rhadinovirus
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 3,947 3,896
Protein 6,924 6,596
Structure 53 45
Genome 1 1
Popset 95 93
Conserved Domains 4 1
GEO Datasets 623 618
PubMed Central 792 788
Gene 182 97
SRA Experiments 884 884
Protein Clusters 70 70
Identical Protein Groups 2,789 2,642
Bio Project 20 20
Bio Sample 458 458
Assembly 2 1
Probe 76 75
PubChem BioAssay 50 50
Taxonomy 14 1


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Human herpesvirus 8 taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
GOLD: Go0076411 organism-specific Genomes On Line Database
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641201161: Human herpesvirus 8 organism-specific Integrated Microbial Genomes
Human gammaherpesvirus 8 taxonomy/phylogenetic International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses
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