Iridescent virus | definition of iridescent virus by Medical dictionary
an insect virus in the family Iridoviridae.
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The team discovered that a fungus, Nosema ceranae, and a virus, invertebrate iridescent virus
(IIV), were both present in all the colonies that collapsed.
Using analytical equipment, researchers discovered through spectroscopic analysis evidence of a moth virus called insect iridescent virus
(IIV) 6 and a fungal parasite called Nosema.
Plaque assay and replication of Tipula iridescent virus
in Spodoptera frugiperda ovarian cells.