> From LEIBOWITZ at ocelot.rutgers.edu Wed Oct 16 17:42:33 1996
> Yes Diane, there are viruses of yeast.
>> Cytoplasmically inherited viruses include a raft of dsRNA genome viruses,
> reviewed in several places in 1990-92 by Reed B. Wickner. Also, yeast has
> retrotransposons that can exist transiently in intracellular virus-like
> particles, and prions (recently reviewed by Wickner).
see Reed's www page at:
and references therein.
| B.F. Francis Ouellette
||francis at ncbi.nlm.nih.gov
> Mike Leibowitz
> UMDNJ-RW Johnson Medical School