The Statutes of the International Committee on Virus Taxonomy (ICTV)

The Statutes of the International Committee on Virus Taxonomy (ICTV) Virology Division News 1035 Arch Virol 143/5 (1998) Virology Division News VDN The Statutes of the International Committee on Virus Taxonomy (ICTV) (The Statutes of the ICTV printed below were revised at a Meeting of the Executive Committee of the ICTV at the National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, USA, in April 1955, and were ratified subsequently by postal ballot of the full membership of the ICTV. A further revision of the Statutes is in progress and after ratification any amendment will be published in Virology Division News and in the 7th Report of the ICTV, prior to the International Congress of Virology in Sydney in August 1999). Article 1 Official name 1. The official name will be International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses (ICTV). Article 2 Status 1. The ICTV is a Committee of the Virology Division of the International Union of Microbiology Societies (IUMS). Article 3 Objectives 1. To develop an internationally agreed taxonomy for viruses. 2. To establish internationally agreed names for virus taxa, virus species and subviral agents. 3. To communicate the decisions reached concerning the classification and nomenclature of viruses and subviral agents to virologists by holding meetings and publishing reports. 4. To maintain an Archives of Virology Springer Journals

The Statutes of the International Committee on Virus Taxonomy (ICTV)

Archives of Virology , Volume 143 (5) – Apr 1, 1998

Loading next page...
Copyright © Wien by 1998 Springer-Verlag/
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

There are no references for this article.

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.

DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 12 million articles from more than
10,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Unlimited reading

Read as many articles as you need. Full articles with original layout, charts and figures. Read online, from anywhere.

Stay up to date

Keep up with your field with Personalized Recommendations and Follow Journals to get automatic updates.

Organize your research

It’s easy to organize your research with our built-in tools.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

Monthly Plan

  • Read unlimited articles
  • Personalized recommendations
  • No expiration
  • Print 20 pages per month
  • 20% off on PDF purchases
  • Organize your research
  • Get updates on your journals and topic searches


Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial

Best Deal — 39% off

Annual Plan

  • All the features of the Professional Plan, but for 39% off!
  • Billed annually
  • No expiration
  • For the normal price of 10 articles elsewhere, you get one full year of unlimited access to articles.



billed annually
Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial