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Human immunodeficiency virus 2 1)

Taxonomy ID: 11709 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid11709)
current name
Human immunodeficiency virus 2, ICTV accepted 1)
genbank acronym:
HIV type 2
Human immunodeficiency virus type 2
Human immunodeficiency virus-2
human immunodeficiency virus type 2 HIV-2
human immunodeficiency virus type 2, HIV-2
NCBI BLAST name: viruses
Rank: species
Genetic code: Translation table 1 (Standard)
Host: human
Other names:
AIDS virus
Lineage( full )
Viruses; Riboviria; Pararnavirae; Artverviricota; Revtraviricetes; Ortervirales; Retroviridae; Orthoretrovirinae; Lentivirus
   Entrez records   
Database name Subtree links Direct links
Nucleotide 7,476 7,474
Protein 7,814 7,637
Structure 37 20
Genome 1 1
Popset 99 99
PubMed Central 57 57
Gene 9 9
SRA Experiments 32 32
Identical Protein Groups 6,256 6,223
BioProject 2 2
BioSample 32 32
Assembly 39 39
PubChem BioAssay 518 361
Taxonomy 18 1


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Human immunodeficiency virus 2 taxonomy/phylogenetic Encyclopedia of life
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638276219: Human immunodeficiency virus 2 organism-specific Integrated Microbial Genomes
Human immunodeficiency virus 2 taxonomy/phylogenetic International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses
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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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