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The Order Mononegavirales

Virology

General Characteristics of Viruses

  1. Andrew J. Easton BSc PhD Professor of Virology1,
  2. Craig R. Pringle BSc PhD Emeritus Professor2

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0225

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Easton, A. J. and Pringle, C. R. 2010. The Order Mononegavirales. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Warwick, Department of Biological Sciences, Coventry, UK

  2. 2

    University of Warwick, Biological Sciences Department, Coventry, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    Introduction–The Universal System of Virus Taxonomy
  • 2
    The Order Mononegavirales
  • 3
    Brief Descriptions of the Four Families Comprising the Order Mononegavirales
  • 4
    The Conservation of Gene Order
  • 5
    Phylogeny of the Order Mononegavirales

Keywords:

  • order Mononegavirales;
  • family Bornaviridae;
  • family Filoviridae;
  • family Rhabdoviridae;
  • gene order conservation;
  • nonvirion (NV) protein gene