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deprecated Poxvirus Bioinformatics Resource Center

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This record was deprecated on Dec. 28, 2016 for the following reason(s): This resource is no longer being maintained due to lack of resources to maintain the website.

Poxvirus Bioinformatics Resource Center has been established to provide specialized web-based resources to the scientific community studying poxviruses. This resource is no longer being maintained. For tools and data supporting virus genomics, especially related to poxviruses and other large DNA viruses, please visit the Viral Bioinformatics site maintained by our collaborator, Chris Upton: For information on virus taxonomy, please visit the ICTV web site at For updated sequence data and analytical tools, please visit


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How to cite this record Poxvirus Bioinformatics Resource Center; Poxvirus Bioinformatics Resource Center; DOI:; Last edited: Jan. 8, 2019, 1:20 p.m.; Last accessed: Dec 06 2021 8:10 p.m.

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Poxvirus Bioinformatics Resource Center: a comprehensive Poxviridae informational and analytical resource.

Lefkowitz EJ., Upton C., Changayil SS., Buck C., Traktman P., Buller RM.,
Nucleic Acids Res. 2005

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  • OPG0155125-01 (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada)

  • U01 AI48653-02 (Bioinformatics Resource Centers, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD, USA)

  • U01 AI48706 (Bioinformatics Resource Centers, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD, USA)