References: Ascoviridae


Asgari, S., Davis, J., Wood, D., Wilson, P. & McGrath, A. (2007).  Sequence and organization of the Heliothis virescens ascovirus genome. J Gen Virol 88, 1120-1132. [PubMed]

Bideshi, D. K., Bigot, Y., Federici, B. A. & & Spears, T. (2010).  Ascoviruses. In Insect Virology, pp. 3-34. Edited by S. Asgari & K. N. Johnson. Norfolk, UK: Caister Academic Press. 

Bideshi, D. K., Demattei, M. V., Rouleux-Bonnin, F., Stasiak, K., Tan, Y., Bigot, S., Bigot, Y. & Federici, B. A. (2006).  Genomic sequence of Spodoptera frugiperda Ascovirus 1a, an enveloped, double-stranded DNA insect virus that manipulates apoptosis for viral reproduction. J Virol 80, 11791-11805. [PubMed]

Bideshi, D. K., Tan, Y., Bigot, Y. & Federici, B. A. (2005).  A viral caspase contributes to modified apoptosis for virus transmission. Genes Dev 19, 1416-1421. [PubMed]

Bigot, Y., Rabouille, A., Doury, G., Sizaret, P. Y., Delbost, F., Hamelin, M. H. & Periquet, G. (1997a).  Biological and molecular features of the relationships between Diadromus pulchellus ascovirus, a parasitoid hymenopteran wasp (Diadromus pulchellus) and its lepidopteran host, Acrolepiopsis assectella. J Gen Virol 78 ( Pt 5), 1149-1163. [PubMed]

Bigot, Y., Rabouille, A., Sizaret, P. Y., Hamelin, M. H. & Periquet, G. (1997b).  Particle and genomic characteristics of a new member of the Ascoviridae: Diadromus pulchellus ascovirus. J Gen Virol 78 ( Pt 5), 1139-1147. [PubMed]

Bigot, Y., Renault, S., Nicolas, J., Moundras, C., Demattei, M. V., Samain, S., Bideshi, D. K. & Federici, B. A. (2009).  Symbiotic virus at the evolutionary intersection of three types of large DNA viruses; iridoviruses, ascoviruses, and ichnoviruses. PloS one 4, e6397. [PubMed]

Federici, B. A. (1983).  Enveloped double-stranded DNA insect virus with novel structure and cytopathology. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 80, 7664-7668. [PubMed]

Federici, B. A. & Govindarajan, R. (1990).  Comparative histopathology of three ascovirus isolates in larval noctuids. J Invertebr Pathol 56, 300-311. [PubMed

Federici, B. A., Vlak, J. M. & Hamm, J. J. (1990).  Comparative study of virion structure, protein composition and genomic DNA of three ascovirus isolates. J Gen Virol 71 ( Pt 8), 1661-1668. [PubMed]

Furlong, M. J. & Asgari, S. (2010).  Effects of an ascovirus (HvAV-3e) on diamondback moth, Plutella xylostella, and evidence for virus transmission by a larval parasitoid. J Invertebr Pathol 103, 89-95. [PubMed]

Hamm, J. J., Pair, S. D. & Marti, O. G. (1986).  Incidence and host range of a new ascovirus isolated from fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Fla Entomol 69, 524-541. 

Huang, G. H., Wang, Y. S., Wang, X., Garretson, T. A., Dai, L. Y., Zhang, C. X. & Cheng, X. W. (2012).  Genomic sequence of Heliothis virescens ascovirus 3g isolated from Spodoptera exigua. J Virol 86, 12467-12468. [PubMed]

Piegu, B., Asgari, S., Bideshi, D., Federici, B. A. & Bigot, Y. (2015).  Evolutionary relationships of iridoviruses and divergence of ascoviruses from invertebrate iridoviruses in the superfamily Megavirales. Mol Phylogenet Evol 84, 44-52. [PubMed]

Smede, M., Furlong, M. J. & Asgari, S. (2008).  Effects of Heliothis virescens ascovirus (HvAV-3e) on a novel host, Crocidolomia pavonana (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). J Invertebr Pathol 99, 281-285. [PubMed]

Tan, Y., Bideshi, D. K., Johnson, J. J., Bigot, Y. & Federici, B. A. (2009).  Proteomic analysis of the Spodoptera frugiperda ascovirus 1a virion reveals 21 proteins. J Gen Virol 90, 359-365. [PubMed]

Tillman, P. G., Styer, E. L. & Hamm, J. J. (2004).  Transmission of ascovirus from Heliothis virescens (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) by three parasitoids and effects of virus on survival of parasitoid Cardiochiles nigriceps (Hymenoptera: Braconidae). Environ Entomol 33, 633-643. 

Wang, L., Xue, J., Seaborn, C. P., Arif, B. M. & Cheng, X. W. (2006).  Sequence and organization of the Trichoplusia ni ascovirus 2c (Ascoviridae) genome. Virology 354, 167-177. [PubMed]

Wei, Y. L., Hu, J., Li, S. J., Chen, Z. S., Cheng, X. W. & Huang, G. H. (2014).  Genome sequence and organization analysis of Heliothis virescens ascovirus 3f isolated from a Helicoverpa zea larva. J Invertebr Pathol 122, 40-43. [PubMed]