Taxonomic classification of hepatitis A virus.
ID Gust, AG Coulepis, SM Feinstone, SA Locarnini, Y Moritsugu, R Najera, G Siegl
Intervirology | Published : 1983
Sufficient data have accumulated to permit the ICTV Ad Hoc Study Group on the Taxonomy of Hepatitis Viruses to recognize hepatitis A virus as a picornavirus. Within the family Picornaviridae, hepatitis A virus closely resembles members of the genus Enterovirus.