Whole-Genome Sequence of an Orf Virus Isolate Derived from a Cell Culture Infected with Contagious Ecthyma Vaccine. Academic Article uri icon


  • This is a draft genome of an orf virus (ORFV) vaccine strain assembled via long- and short-read hybrid assembly. ORFV is a zoonotic pathogen that affects sheep and goats. The genome of the virus contained in the vaccine was found to have high similarity (98%) to those of other published strains.

published proceedings

  • Microbiol Resour Announc

altmetric score

  • 0.25

author list (cited authors)

  • Heare, D. L., Little, S. V., Weise, D. W., Harris, J. R., Hillhouse, A. E., Konganti, K., & Lawhon, S. D.

citation count

  • 2

complete list of authors

  • Heare, Daniel L||Little, Sara V||Weise, Dale W||Harris, James R||Hillhouse, Andrew E||Konganti, Kranti||Lawhon, Sara D

editor list (cited editors)

  • Roux, S.

publication date

  • January 2020