Can Giant Viruses Make Us Sick? Exploring the Intriguing World of Virophages

The Discovery of Virophages. The Discovery of Virophages In recent years, the world of virology has been shaken by the revelation of virus-infecting viruses, commonly known as virophages. These microscopic entities have been found to have a fascinating relationship with giant viruses, which were first identified in 2003.. In recent years, the world of virology has been shaken by the revelation of virus-infecting viruses, commonly known as virophages. These microscopic entities have been found to have a fascinating relationship with giant viruses, which were first identified in 2003. The Enigmatic Giant Viruses. The Enigmatic Giant Viruses Giant viruses, aptly named ... [Read More]