Flaviviridae


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a family of arboviruses carried by arthropods

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Hopkins and co-authors (1975) showed that areas utilizing ultra-low-volume aerial adulticide spraying experienced a reduced infection rate of Saint Louis encephalitis virus (SLEV; Flaviviridae family, Flavivirus genus) in Texas.
Antiviral effect of artemisinin from Artemisia annua against a model member of the Flaviviridae family, the bovine viral diarrhoea virus (BVDV).
1) Since that time, WNV, a member of the Flaviviridae family, has spread throughout the continental United States.
It has been postulated that, since HCV belongs to a family of Flaviviridae, which is characterized by neurotropism, it has the ability to invade the nervous system.
The West Nile virus is an arthropod-borne virus (an "arbovirus") in the Flaviviridae family.
Both drugs are used to treat hepatitis C, another virus in the Flaviviridae family.
The same weather conditions prevailed in New York City in 1999, when the virus in the Flaviviridae family first emerged in North America, heralded by dead birds, ailing zoo animals, and illnesses in 62 people, 7 of whom died.
West Nile fever is caused by an arbovirus of the family Flaviviridae and the genus Flavivirus (Brooks and others 2001).
Louis encephalitis, the Flaviviridae family, and is named for the area in Uganda, Africa where it was first detected in the 1920s," said Dr.
Smithkline Beecham Corporation (Philadelphia, PA) has patented screening methods to identify molecules which activate or inhibit the activity of an ATPase protein of the Flaviviridae family, particularly NS4B protein of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV).
Intrinsic disorder in the core proteins of Flaviviridae
West Nile virus (WNV; family Flaviviridae, genus Flavivirus) (1) is a mosquito-borne avian virus that can cause febrile illness and potentially life-threatening neuroinvasive disease in mammalian hosts, predominantly in humans and horses (2).
Hepatitis G virus (HGV) was renamed as GB virus C (GBV-C) and is a virus in the Flaviviridae family but has not yet been assigned to a genus.
Based on comparison of genome organization and sequence homology, the human pathogen to which GBV-C/HGV is most closely related to, is the hepatitis C virus (HCV), also a member of the Flaviviridae family.
Dengue fever is caused by 1 of 4 closely related, but antigenically distinct, dengue virus serotypes (DEN-1 to DEN-4) belonging to the genus Flavivirus, family Flaviviridae.