Plasmavirus

VIRION

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Enveloped, spherical to pleomorphic, no head-tail structure. The capsid is about 80 nm in diameter.

GENOME

Circular, dsDNA genome of about 12 kb, encoding for at least 14 ORF.

GENE EXPRESSION

The viral genome is integrated into host chromosome and transcribed by host polymerase.

REPLICATION

CYTOPLASMIC

Undocumented