Scientists discover mysterious virus with unknown origin

Scientists discover mysterious virus with unknown origin

A new form of virus has puzzled scientists because after it emerged, the organism had no recognizable genes. This virus, named ’Yaravirus’, collected from amoebae in an artificial lake in Brazil was significantly smaller than the viruses usually known to infect amoebae.

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NewsvoiceLefty#420 2 months

Be skeptical, this hasn't been peer reviewed yet. It was posted in a site, bioRxiv, which is not accredited nor peer reviewed from what I checked. https://www.biorxiv.org/about/FAQ || I'm not sure about if this site is an example but be wary of online 'journals' that allow anyone to publish anything

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