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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)
Human herpesvirus 8
Human herpesvirus 8 type P
Kaposi's sarcoma herpesvirus
Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus - Human herpesvirus 8
NCBI BLAST name: viruses
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Host: human|vertebrates
Other names:
heterotypic genbank synonym
Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus
heterotypic synonym
Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpes-like virus
Lineage( full )
Viruses; Duplodnaviria; Heunggongvirae; Peploviricota; Herviviricetes; Herpesvirales; Herpesviridae; Gammaherpesvirinae; Rhadinovirus
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 4,291 4,255
Protein 11,334 11,036
Structure 64 50
Genome 1 1
Popset 105 103
Conserved Domains 4 1
GEO Datasets 629 624
PubMed Central 20 12
Gene 182 97
SRA Experiments 911 911
Protein Clusters 70 70
Identical Protein Groups 3,201 3,156
Bio Project 26 26
Bio Sample 483 483
Assembly 1 1
Probe 76 75
PubChem BioAssay 63 63
Taxonomy 13 1


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Reference: How to cite this resource - Schoch CL, et al. NCBI Taxonomy: a comprehensive update on curation, resources and tools. Database (Oxford). 2020: baaa062. PubMed: 32761142 PMC: PMC7408187.

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