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Virus Hunters Stalk Through Genome and ID New Disease Associated Viral Family

10:00 EDT 9 May 2019 | Genetic Engineering News

Scientists at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine have identified a previously unknown family of small circular DNA viruses that they claim represents the second most abundant DNA virus in the human lung and mouth. The new virus family has been given the name Redondoviridae – from the Spanish word ‘redondo’, which means round.

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