Knust B, Stroher U, Edison L, Albarino CG, Lovejoy J, Armeanu E, et al., Lymphocytic choriomeningitis
virus in employees and mice at multipremises feeder-rodent operation, United States, 2012.
Notes from the field: a cluster of lymphocytic choriomeningitis
virus infections transmitted through organ transplantation--Iowa, 2013.
virus (LCMV) has been shown to transfer from rodents to humans, but not from person to person.
Immunopathogenesis of acute central nervous system, disease produced by lymphocytic choriomeningitis
viras (LCMV) is an arenavirus, discovered by Armstrong and Lillie in 1933 (1) that chronically infects small rodents.
All these are responsible in causing and spreading serious diseases such as plague, murine typhus, rickettsial pox, salmonellosis, rat bite fever, leptospirosis, trichinosis, lymphocytic choriomeningitis
, typhoid, dysentery, hog cholera, aspergillosis, encephalitis, pseudo tuberculosis, avian tuberculosis, toxoplasmosis, Japanese encephalitis, filariasis, yellow fever and dengue fever and malaria, among other ailments.
Solid organ transplant-associated lymphocytic choriomeningitis
, United States, 2011.
The inquest heard he contracted lymphocytic choriomeningitis
, an infectious virus spread by house mice, during his stay in Serbia, though he did not die from it.
During the study, the researchers injected the mice with lymphocytic choriomeningitis
virus (LCMV), which is relatively harmless in humans with a healthy immune system.
Discovered in 1933 and classified in the 1960s as a prototype for the arena virus, lymphocytic choriomeningitis
virus (LCMV) is harbored in mice and transferred vertically by uterine infection.
Recently, three transplant patients died from lymphocytic choriomeningitis
virus, a common rodent virus.
At least 6 organ transplant recipients in the US have died after being infected with lymphocytic choriomeningitis
virus (LCMV), by a virus rarely found in humans transmitted by rodents such as hamsters and mice.
Using nonobese diabetic mice and the lymphocytic choriomeningitis
virus (LCMV), Michael B.A.
* Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis
Virus in Wild Rodents, Northern Italy
Some infections identified at CDC as novel associations with solid organ transplants include West Nile virus (WNV), lymphocytic choriomeningitis
virus, rabies, Balamuthia, and microsporidiosis (9-11).