Andor Doszpoly Dr.

Andor Doszpoly Dr.

Andor Doszpoly Dr.

Post, title
senior research fellow
Fields of interest
adenovirus, phylogenetics, herpesvirus, molecular evolution, virus-taxonomy
wildlife management engineer, West Hungarian University, Sopron, Hungary, 2002
biologist , Eötvös Lóránd University, Budapest, Hungary, 2005
PhD Szent István University, 2011

    Doszpoly A, Kovács ER, Bovo G, LaPatra SE, Harrach B, Benkö M (2008) Molecular confirmation of a new herpesvirus from catfish (Ameiurus melas) by testing the performance of a novel PCR method, designed to target the DNA polymerase gene of alloherpesviruses. Arch Virol. 153:2123-2127. doi: 10.1007/s00705-008-0230-7

    Doszpoly A, I. S. Shchelkunov (2010) Partial genome analysis of Siberian sturgeon alloherpesvirus suggests its close relation to AciHV-2. Acta Vet Hung. 58:269–274. doi: 10.1556/AVet.58.2010.2.13

    Doszpoly A, Benkő M, Bovo G, LaPatra SE, Harrach B (2011) Comparative analysis of a conserved gene block from the genome of the members of the genus Ictalurivirus. Intervirol. 54:282-289. doi: 10.1159/000319430

    Doszpoly A, Benkő M, Csaba G, Dán Á, Láng M, Harrach B (2011) Introduction of the family Alloherpesviridae: the first molecular detection of herpesviruses of cyprinid fish in Hungary. Magy. Allatorvosok. 133:174-181.

    Doszpoly A, Somogyi V, LaPatra SE, Benkő M (2011) Partial genome characterization of acipenserid herpesvirus 2: taxonomical proposal for the demarcation of three subfamilies in Alloherpesviridae. Arch Virol. 156:2291-2296 . doi: 10.1007/s00705-011-1108-7

    Andor Doszpoly, James F. X Wellehan Jr, April L Childress, Zoltán L Tarján, Endre R Kovács, Balázs Harrach, Mária Benkö (2013) Partial characterization of a new adenovirus lineage discovered in testudinoid turtles. Infect Genet Evol. 17:106-112. doi: 10.1016/j.meegid.2013.03.049

    Doszpoly A, Karaseva TA, Waltzek TB, Kalabekov IM, Shchelkunov IS (2013) Atlantic salmon papillomatosis in Russia and molecular characterization of the associated herpesvirus. Dis Aquat Org. 107:121-127. doi: 10.3354/dao02674

    Doszpoly A, Tarján ZL, Glávits R, Müller T, Benkő M (2014) Full genome sequence of a novel circo-like virus detected in an adult European eel Anguilla anguilla showing signs of cauliflower disease. Dis Aquat Org. 109:107-115. doi: 10.3354/dao02730

    Pénzes JJ, Menéndez-Conejero R, Condezo GN, Ball I, Papp T, Doszpoly A, Paradela A, Pérez-Berná AJ, López-Sanz M, Nguyen TH, van Raaij MJ, Marschang RE, Harrach B, Benkő M, San Martín C (2014) Molecular Characterization of a Lizard Adenovirus Reveals The First Atadenovirus with two Fiber Genes, and the First Adenovirus with Either One Short or Three Long Fibers per Penton. J Virol. 88:11304-14. doi: 10.1128/JVI.00306-14

    Duffy MR, Doszpoly A, Turner G, Nicklin SA, Baker AH (2016) The relevance of coagulation factor X protection of adenoviruses in human sera. Gene Ther. doi: 10.1038/gt.2016.32


    • Hungarian Society for Microbiology
    • European Society for Veterinary Virology
    • European Association of Fish Pathologists


    Scientific awards, grants: 

    • 2013-2017: Hungarian Scientific Research Fund (OTKA, grant No. PD104315) entitled “Genetic and functional analyses of viruses of intensively reared fishes”.
    • 2012: EMBO short-term fellowship: Total mRNA study of WSAdV-1 and examination of the unknown genes, Research Division, Clear Spring Foods Inc., Buhl, Idaho, USA
    • 2012 -2016: Bolyai János Research Fellowship. Project title: "Classical and molecular study of viruses of economically important fish species"