RNA from unique and repetitive DNA sequences ofHerpesvirus saimiri

Sharon Tracy, Ronald C. Desrosiers

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Abstract

Herpesvirus saimiri DNA contains repetitive DNA at its termini that comprises about 30% of the virion DNA. After labeling late in infection, cytoplasmic RNA derived from these repetitive sequences was found to be below our limits of detection. Less than 1%, if any, of the viral-specific cytoplasmic poly(A)-containing RNAs contain sequences hybridizable to the isolated repetitive DNA.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)204-207
Number of pages4
JournalVirology
Volume100
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 15 1980
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Virology

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