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Mnemonic iHHV8
Taxon identifier i37296
Scientific name iHuman herpesvirus 8
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Common name iHHV-8
Synonym iKaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus
Other names i›HHV8
›Human gammaherpesvirus 8
›Human herpesvirus 8 type P
›KSHV
›Kaposi's sarcoma herpesvirus
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Rank iSPECIES
Lineage iViruses
   › Duplodnaviria
     › Heunggongvirae
       › Peploviricota
         › Herviviricetes
           › Herpesvirales
             › Herpesviridae
               › Gammaherpesvirinae
                 › Rhadinovirus
Virus hosts i Homo sapiens (Human)
Strains i› GK18
See alsojvi.asm.org
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