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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: no rank
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Host: human|vertebrates
Other names:
heterotypic synonym
Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpes-like virus
heterotypic synonym
Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus
Lineage( full )
Viruses; Duplodnaviria; Heunggongvirae; Peploviricota; Herviviricetes; Herpesvirales; Orthoherpesviridae; Gammaherpesvirinae; Rhadinovirus; Rhadinovirus humangamma8
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 4,698 4,662
Protein 19,435 19,126
Structure 73 55
Genome 1 1
Popset 117 115
Conserved Domains 5 1
GEO Datasets 786 780
PubMed Central 45 36
Gene 182 97
SRA Experiments 1,035 1,035
Protein Clusters 70 70
Identical Protein Groups 4,299 4,251
BioProject 38 38
BioSample 953 953
Assembly 37 37
PubChem BioAssay 77 75
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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