Aphthovirus


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Aphthovirus

(af'thō-vī'rus),
A viral genus in the family Picornaviridae associated with foot and mouth disease of cattle.

Aphthovirus

/Aph·tho·vi·rus/ (af´tho-vi″rus) foot-and-mouth disease viruses; a genus of viruses of the family Picornaviridae that cause foot-and-mouth disease.

Aph·tho·vi·rus

(af'thō-vī'rus)
A genus in the family Picornaviridae associated with foot and mouth disease of cattle.

Aphthovirus

a genus in the family Picornaviridae that includes foot and mouth disease viruses and equine rhinitis A virus.
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The causative agent of FMD is the foot-and-mouth disease virus (FMDV), which is an aphthovirus of the family Picornaviridae (Belsham, 1993).
The disease results from infection with FMD virus (FMDV, the prototypic aphthovirus within the Picornaviridae family) (2).
Other important infectious agents in this group include hepatitis A, hepatitis E, encephalomyocarditis virus, polioviruses, coxsacki viruses, reoviruses, rhinoviruses, astroviruses, caliciviruses, echoviruses, parvoviruses, and aphthovirus.
Picornaviruses (family Picornaviridae) are small, non-enveloped viruses with single-stranded, positive-sense genomic RNA; they are divided into 12 genera: Aphthovirus, Avihepatovirus, Cardiovirus, Enterovirus, Erbovirus, Hepatovirus, Parechovirus, Sapelovirus, Senecavirus, Teschovirus, Tremovirus, and Kobuvirus (1).
FMDV belongs to the genus Aphthovirus in the family Picornaviridae and possesses a single strand of positive-sense RNA genome.
Foot-and-mouth disease virus (FMDV) is an Aphthovirus within the family Picornaviridae that infects domestic and free-ranging cloven-hoofed mammals.
Picornaviruses are currently divided into 8 genera: Enterovirus, Aphthovirus, Cardiovirus, Hepatovirus, Parechovirus, Erbovirus, Teschovirus, and Kobuvirus (1).
To the Editor: The picornaviruses constitute a large, diverse family of positive-sense RNA viruses, which comprise 8 genera: Enterovirus, Aphthovirus, Cardiovirus, Hepatovirus, Parechovirus, Erbovirus, Kobuvirus, and Teschovirus (1).
To the Editor: Picornaviruses (family Picornaviridae) are small, nonenveloped viruses with single-stranded, positive-sense genomic RNA, currently divided into 8 genera: Enterovirus, Aphthovirus, Cardiovirus, Hepatovirus, Parechovirus, Erbovirus, Teschovirus, and Kobuvirus (1).