alphavirus


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an arbovirus of the family Togaviridae that can cause a variety of encephalitis in horses

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We therefore tested for the presence of African swine fever virus, pseudorabies virus, porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus, classical swine fever virus, Japanese encephalitis virus, porcine circovirus type 2, porcine circovirus type 3, porcine cytomegalovirus, and alphavirus by using the primers for those viruses (Appendix Table 2, https: //wwwnc.cdc.gov/EID/article/25/6/18-1983-App1.
Residue-level resolution of alphavirus envelope protein interactions in pH-dependent fusion.
It is an RNA virus that belongs to the alphavirus genus of the family Togaviridae.
Most mosquitoes were tested with a RAMP* WNV test and the VecTOR Test Systems (Thousand Oaks, California) Alphavirus panel that detects chikungunya (CHIK), equine encephalitis, Mayaro, SINV, Venezuelan equine encephalitis, and Western equine encephalitis viruses.
Chikungunya is an arthropod-borne alphavirus endemic to West Africa; however outbreaks have been reported along the tropics around the Indian Ocean, Southeast Asia, and the Americas.
Chikungunya fever is a mosquito-borne disease, endemic to Africa and Southeast Asia, caused by CHIKV, a single-stranded RNA virus that belongs to the family Togaviridae, genus Alphavirus. Differential diagnosis of CHIKV infection includes dengue fever, West Nile fever, Zika virus infection, and other common infections like parvovirus, rubella, and malaria.
An alphavirus, chikungunya virus makes most affected individuals quite ill, and serum IgG and IgM titers persist long after infection Testing is straightforward, as long as the virus is a candidate diagnosis, Dr.
In Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar), a combo of CpG ODNs: poly I:C mixed to salmonid alphavirus (SAV) induced a higher titer of anti-SVA neutralizing antibodies and provided full protection to challenge compared to w/o formulations (Montanide ISA763A) that induced lower anti-SVA antibodies titers and lower protection to challenge (16).
Among their topics are the accurate determination of the position and shape of heavy-atom replacement groups in proteins, processing oscillation diffraction data for very large unit cells with an automatic convolution technique and profile fitting, the three-dimensional structure of canine parvovirus and its functional implications, combining electron microscopic with X-ray crystallographic structures, and structural changes of envelope proteins during alphavirus fusion.
The ss-RNA Togaviridae family contains a group of arboviruses in the alphavirus genus.