poxvirus


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any of a group of viruses that can cause pox diseases in vertebrates

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An outbreak of sheep pox associated with goat poxvirus in Gansu Province of China.
sheep poxvirus (SPPV), goatpox virus (GTPV), and lumpy skin disease virus (LSDV) of the family Poxviridae have proved to be effective recombinant vectors to induce protective immunity against several other viruses (20-23).
Poxvirus infections, in "Fitzpatrick's Dermatology in General Medicine," 8 ed.
While molluscum contagiosum is caused by a poxvirus, warts are growths on the skin caused by infection with human papillomavirus (HPV).
USPRwire, Mon Apr 13 2015] Global Markets Direct's, 'Poxvirus Infections - Pipeline Review, H1 2015', provides an overview of the Poxvirus Infections's therapeutic pipeline.
The virus-induced lesions, or fibromas, which are characteristic of severe infection, are caused by a poxvirus in the genus Leporipox (Terrell et al.
Humane and lawful" measures to control the population of greys, which carry a poxvirus which is deadly to red squirrels, have been introduced on the Duchy of Cornwall estate.
The Poxvirus is oval and the surrounding area is distinguished by a spiral tubule, characteristic of this family.
Molluscum contagiosum virus is a double-stranded DNA poxvirus.
Inger Damon, poxvirus chief at the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, wrote Thursday in the journal PLoS Pathogens.
Infeccoes por poxvirus tem sido descritas em bovinos no Brasil, associadas com lesoes vesiculares confundiveis com febre aftosa e estomatite vesicular.
Molluscum contagiosum is a skin disorder caused by DNA poxvirus and frequently seen in children.
a former postdoctoral researcher in Malik's lab, and colleagues conducted an experiment in cell culture using vaccinia virus, the type of poxvirus used in the smallpox vaccine, to mimic viral adaptation and evolution as it occurs in nature.
In collaboration with Jay Shendure and Adam Geballe at the University of Washington the scientists have found that the virus vaccinia, a member of the poxvirus family, increases the size of its genome when it confronts the immune system, thereby increasing the odds of a random mutation that will improve its survival.