News tagged with viruses

Related topics:

Novel poxvirus threatens juvenile squirrels

A previously unknown poxvirus causes severe disease in European red squirrels from Germany. Molecular genetic investigations revealed a new virus species in the family of Poxviridae. Results of the study are published in ...

dateAug 09, 2017 in Ecology
shares1 comments 0

Study shows seaweed succumbs to viruses

Scientists are warning the UK kelp biofuel industry to beware of viruses. Whilst known to infect certain types of seaweed, a new study published in the ISME Journal is the first to describe viruses in kelps, which are important ...

dateAug 08, 2017 in Ecology
shares6 comments 0