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Variola virus 1)

Taxonomy ID: 10255 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid10255)
current name
Variola virus, ICTV accepted 1)
small pox virus
variola virus VAR
NCBI BLAST name: viruses
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Host: human
Other names:
common name(s) smallpox virus
Lineage( full )
Viruses; Varidnaviria; Bamfordvirae; Nucleocytoviricota; Pokkesviricetes; Chitovirales; Poxviridae; Chordopoxvirinae; Orthopoxvirus
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 462 444
Protein 16,450 15,669
Structure 7 6
Genome 1 1
Popset 7 7
GEO Datasets 4 4
PubMed Central 781 729
Gene 198 198
SRA Experiments 54 54
Protein Clusters 172 172
Identical Protein Groups 1,375 1,349
BioProject 4 4
BioSample 17 17
Assembly 78 76
PubChem BioAssay 124 122
Taxonomy 4 1


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Variola virus taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
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638277074: Variola virus organism-specific Integrated Microbial Genomes
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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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