Further reading: Metaviridae


Boeke, J. D. and J. P. Stoye (1999). Retrotransposons, endogenous retroviruses, and the evolution of retroelements. In Retroviruses, pp. 343-435. Edited by H. Varmus, S. Hughes & J. Coffin. Cold Spring Harbor, New York: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. 

Fauquet, C. M., M. A. Mayo, U. Desselberger and L. A. Ball (2005).  Virus Taxonomy, VIIIth Report of the ICTV. London, Elsevier/Academic Press. 

Gorinsek, B., F. Gubensek and D. Kordis (2004). Evolutionary genomics of chromoviruses in eukaryotes. Mol Biol Evol 21: 781-798. [PubMed]

Grzebelus, D.  (2018). The functional impact of transposable elements on the diversity of plant genomes. Diversity  10: 18. [PMID

Havecker, E. R., X. Gao and D. F. Voytas (2004). The diversity of LTR retrotransposons. Genome Biol 5: 225. [PubMed]

Levin, H. L.  (1995). A novel mechanism of self-primed reverse transcription defines a new family of retroelements. Mol Cell Biol 15: 3310-3317. [PubMed]

Llorens, C., B. Soriano, M. A. Navarrete-Muñoz, A. Hafez, V. Arnau, J. M. Benito, T. Gabaldon, N. Rallon, J. Perez-Sanchez and M. Kropovic (2020 (in press)). Reverse-transcribing viruses of the families Metaviridae, Belpaoviridae and Pseudoviridae (order Ortervirales). In Encyclopedia of Virology, 4th Edition

Peterson-Burch, B. D., D. A. Wright, H. M. Laten and D. F. Voytas (2000). Retroviruses in plants? Trends Genet 16: 151-152. [PubMed]

Sandmeyer, S. B., K. Patterson and V. W. Bilanchone (2015). Ty3, a position-specific retrotransposon budding yeast. In Mobile DNA III, pp. 965-996. Edited by N. L. Craig, M. Chandler, M. Gellert, A. Lambowitz, P. Rice & S. B. Sandmeyer. Washington DC: ASM Press. 

Wright, D. A. and D. F. Voytas (1998). Potential retroviruses in plants: Tat1 is related to a group of Arabidopsis thaliana Ty3/gypsy retrotransposons that encode envelope-like proteins. Genetics 149: 703-715. [PubMed]

Xiong, Y. and T. H. Eickbush (1990). Origin and evolution of retroelements based upon their reverse transcriptase sequences. EMBO J 9: 3353-3362. [PubMed]