Adenovirus genome

Adenovirus genomes are linear, non-segmented double-stranded (ds) DNA molecules that are typically 26-46 Kbp long, containing 23-46 protein-coding genes. The example used for the following description is Human adenovirus E, a mastadenovirus with a 36 Kbp genome containing 38 protein-coding genes. While the precise number and identity of genes varies among adenoviruses, the basic principles of genome organization and the functions of most of the genes described in this article are shared among all adenoviruses.
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Adenovirus outbreak update: 25 pediatric cases, including eight deaths

In a follow-up on the adenovirus outbreak at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in New Jersey, state health officials report that lab tests have confirmed another medically fragile child with adenovirus as part of an ongoing outbreak investigation at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Haskell. A total of 25 pediatric cases […]
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