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Bluetongue virus (BTV) is the 'type' species of the genus Orbivirus within the family Reoviridae. The BTV genome is composed of ten linear segments of double-stranded RNA (dsRNA), each of which codes for one of ten distinct viral proteins. Previous phylogenetic comparisons have evaluated variations ...

Nomikou, K.; Dovas, C. I.; Maan, S.; Anthony, S. J.; Samuel, A. R.; Papanastassopoulou, M.; Maan, N. S.; Mangana, O.; Mertens, P. P. C.
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
PLoS ONE, 2009, No.July, pp e6437