Nice to see this group: as a frequent contributor to the old
bionet.virology, I wondered what had happened - did a search, and up
popped this group! I hope it is as well used as the old one.
Apropos of which, while searching for things I KNEW I had written on
definitions of viruses, I turned up this...
Ed Rybicki ED at MOLBIOL.UCT.AC.ZA
Fri Jan 26 03:03:02 EST 1996
"Viroids are small naked circular ssRNA genomes which appear rodlike
under the EM, ... "
Ed Rybicki, PhD
Dept Microbiology | ed at molbiol.uct.ac.za
University of Cape Town | phone: x27-21-650-3265
Private Bag, Rondebosch | fax: x27-21-650 4023
7700, South Africa |
WWW URL: http://www.uct.ac.za/microbiology/ed.html
"And then one day you find, ten years have got behind you"
And man, did they ever...!
Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine
University of Cape Town