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A French collaboration, including researchers from the Large Scale Biology laboratory, has characterized a new amoeba virus,
Noumeavirus, whose original mode of replication challenges the traditional dichotomy between "nuclear" viruses and "cytoplasmic" viruses. This study was published on April 21, 2017 in the journal Nature Communications.
CEA is a French government-funded technological research organisation in four main areas: low-carbon energies, defense and security, information technologies and health technologies. A prominent player in the European Research Area, it is involved in setting up collaborative projects with many partners around the world.