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Updates of the SARS-CoV-2 interactome February 2023

Update on SARS-CoV-2 / COVID-19 January 2023
BQ.1.1 and XBB.1.5 lineages have been added to SARS-CoV-2 variants of concern. The page has been fully updated with more links to BV-BRC variant lineages.

Table of human viruses update August 2022
The Table of human viruses has been updated. It includes 127 viruses known to infect humans and their linkage to GenBank and UniProt entries. All sequences are now linked to the Genbank assembly database for a better access.

MONKEYPOX virus resource, and update on SARS-CoV-2 variants;May 2022
-Addition of Poxvirus resource to help understanding Monkeypox biology.
-Update of SARS-CoV-2 variants with BA.2.12.1, BA.4 and BA.5 variants.

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Publication: ViralZone: a knowledge resource to understand virus diversity. Hulo C, de Castro E, Masson P, Bougueleret L, Bairoch A, Xenarios I, Le Mercier P. Nucleic Acids Res. 2011 Jan;39(Database issue):D576-82.

ViralZone current statistics
February 2023
702 Virus description pages:
  • 128 Families
  • 567 Genera
  • 7 individual Species

216 Viral molecular biology pages

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(UniProt release 2022_05)

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