Filoviridae


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a family of threadlike RNA viruses that cause diseases in humans and nonhuman primates (monkeys and chimpanzees)

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You know that Filov is an infectious disease characterized by a viral hemorrhagic fever, caused by Filoviridae virus.
Current perspectives on the phylogeny of Filoviridae.
One recent addition to the Filoviridae family is the genus Cuevavirus, which includes only one species at this time, Lloviu cuevavirus, the Lloviu virus (LLOV).
Recent studies on the filoviridae family--the virus family which encompasses the Ebola and Marburg viruses--demonstrate it has existed in animals for thousands of years, but there is scant information about how the family of viruses has evolved and where it resides between outbreaks.
Como se nao bastassem as ameacas dos flebotomos, nos deparamos com um flagelo desconhecido nas Americas, porem de ocorrencia endemica em algumas regioes africanas, o virus Ebola, da familia Filoviridae, genero Ebolavirus (Figura 8).
The current EVD outbreak in West Africa is caused by the genus Ebolavirus which belongs to the family Filoviridae.
The family Filoviridae contains three genera: Ebolavirus, Marburgvirus, and Cuevavirus.
El principal problema de contraer este virus agudo (el cual pertenece a la familia llamada Filoviridae y de la cual los cientificos han identificado hasta cinco tipos diferentes), es que en un 90% es letal para la vida, ya que provoca fiebres hemorragicas graves que llevan a la muerte; en donde las causas para su transmision de persona a persona, es por el contacto directo con organos, sangre, fluidos, secreciones, o algun otro liquido corporal de personas infectadas, o en muchos casos, por tener algun contacto directo con materiales contaminados con dichos liquidos.
Particularmente el virus de Ebola es un patogeno viral que produce fiebre hemorragica, clasificado en la familia Filoviridae, con un solo genero Filovirus, perteneciente al orden Mononegaviral [13].
Ebola belongs to the virus family called Filoviridae.
Marburg hemorrhagic fever (MHF) is a rare, viral hemorrhagic fever (VHF); the causative agent is an RNA virus in the family Filoviridae, and growing evidence demonstrates that fruit bats are the natural reservoir of Marburg virus (MARV) (1,2).
Este virus pertenece a la familia Filoviridae, junto con el virus de Marburgo.
Bugun icin tanimlanmis olan viral kanamali ates etkeni olan virusler KKKA'nin da etkeni olan Bunyaviridae, Filoviridae (Marburg virus ve Ebola virus), Arenaviridae (Lassa virus ve Junin, Machupo, Sabia ve Guanarito virus), Rift Valley fever virus [RVFV] ve Hantavirus) ve Flaviviridae (yellow fever virus ve dengue virus) gibi RNA viruslandir (9).
Viruses in the Filoviridae family are in the order Mononegavirales and have a nonsegmented, single-stranded, negative sense RNA genome.
The phylogeny identified clusters corresponding to the known families within the order: Rhabdoviridae, Paramyxoviridae, Filoviridae, and Bornaviridae.