Viral taxonomyThe effect of metagenomics on understanding the diversity and evolution of viruses

EMBO Reports
01 October 2017; volume 18, issue 10
http://embor.embopress.org/content/18/10?current-issue=y

Science & Society
Viral taxonomyThe effect of metagenomics on understanding the diversity and evolution of viruses
The advent of next‐generation sequencing and metagenomics is challenging viral taxonomy to define and characterize viruses along with providing novel insights into the vast diversity of viruses and their evolution.
Philip Hunter