Lasergene for Viral Genomics

Viral Genomes


Did you know DNASTAR software has been cited in over 52,000 peer-reviewed publications? Every year for the past 31 years, our software has been cited in peer reviewed publications more than any competitor’s software.


Featured here are some recent publications citing Lasergene for viral genome assembly and analysis, using Sanger or next-gen sequencing data.

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Complete Genome Sequence of a Serotype A Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus from an Outbreak in Saudi Arabia during 2015

K. Bachanek-Bankowska, J. Wadsworth, B. Thapa, D. P. King, N. J. Knowles

Genome Announcements (January/February 2016) vol.4 no.1


Development and Characterization of a Guinea Pig-Adapted Sudan Virus

Gary Wong, Shihua He, Haiyan Wei, Andrea Kroeker, Jonathan Audet, Anders Leung, Todd Cutts, Jill Graham, Darwyn Kobasa, Carissa Embury-Hyatt, Gary P. Kobingera, and Xiangguo Qiu

Journal of Virology (2016) vol.90 no. 1


Hepatitis C Virus Core Mutations Associated with False-Negative Serological Results for Genotype 3a Core Antigen

Linh Thuy Nguyen, Linda Dunford, Ines Freitas, Paul Holder, Lan Anh Nguyen, Joanne O’Gorman, Jeff Connell, Michael Carr, William Hall, Cillian De Gascun

Journal of Clinical Microbiology (Aug 2015) vol. 53 no. 8


Complete Genome Sequence of a Novel Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus That Emerged in China

Feng Zhou, Jun Zhao, Lu Chen, Hong-tao Chang, Yong-tao Li, Hong-ying Liu, Chuan-qing Wang, Xia Yang

Genome Announcements (Jul./Aug. 2015) vol. 3 no. 4


Monitoring of Ebola Virus Makona Evolution through Establishment of Advanced Genomic Capability in Liberia

Jeffrey R. Kugelman, Michael R. Wiley, Suzanne Mate, Jason T. Ladner, Brett Beitzel, Lawrence Fakoli, Fahn Taweh, Karla Prieto, Joseph W. Diclaro, Timothy Minogue, Randal J. Schoepp, Kurt E. Schaecher, James Pettitt, Stacey Bateman, Joseph Fair, Jens H. Kuhn, Lisa Hensley, Daniel J. Park, Pardis C. Sabeti, Mariano Sanchez-Lockhart, Fatorma K. Bolay, Gustavo Palacios, and on behalf of US Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious DiseasesNational Institutes of HealthIntegrated Research Facility–Frederick Ebola Response Team 2014–2015

Emerging Infectious Diseases (July 2015) vol. 21 no. 7


Whole-Genome Sequences of Novel Porcine Circovirus Type 2 Viruses Detected in Swine from Mexico and the United States

Karen M. Harmon, Phillip C. Gauger, Jianqiang Zhang, Pablo E. Piñeyro, Derek D. Dunn, and Amy J. Chriswell

Genome Announcements (2015) vol. 3 no. 6


The effect of ecosystem biodiversity on virus genetic diversity depends on virus species: A study of chiltepin-infecting begomoviruses in Mexico

Manuel Rodelo-Urrego, Fernando Garcı´a-Arenal, Israel Paga´n

Virus Evolution (2015) vol. 1 no. 1


Molecular Characterization and Viral Origin of the First Dengue Outbreak in Xishuangbanna, Yunnan Province, China, 2013

Xiaofang Guo, Henglin Yang, Chao Wu, Jinyong Jiang, Jianhua Fan, Hongbin Li, Jin Zhu, Zhonghua Yang, Yuanyuan Li, Hongning Zhou, Jiusong Zhang

American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (2015) vol. 93 no. 2


Complete Genome Sequences of Three Ebola Virus Isolates from the 2014 Outbreak in West Africa

T. Hoenen, A. Groseth, F. Feldmann, A. Marzi, H. Ebihara, G. Kobinger, S. Günther, H. Feldmann

Genome Announcements (2014) vol. 4 no. 2


Full-Genome Sequence of a Reassortant H1N1 Swine Influenza Virus Isolated from Pigs in Italy

Chiara Chiapponi, Laura Baioni, Andrea Luppi, Ana Moreno, Alberto Castellan, Emanuela Fonia

Genome Announcements (Oct. 2013) vol. 1 no. 5


Complete Genome Sequence of a New Tobamovirus Naturally Infecting Tomatoes in Mexico

Li R, Gao S, Fei Z, Ling K-S.

Genome Annonuncements (2013) vol. 1 no. 5


Ebola Virus Genome Plasticity as a Marker of Its Passaging History: A Comparison of In Vitro Passaging to Non-Human Primate Infection

Jeffrey R. Kugelman , Michael S. Lee , Cynthia A. Rossi , Sarah E. McCarthy , Sheli R. Radoshitzky , John M. Dye , Lisa E. Hensley , Anna Honko , Jens H. Kuhn , Peter B. Jahrling , Travis K. Warren , Chris A. Whitehouse , Sina Bavari , Gustavo Palacios

PLOS (Nov. 2012)