Avulavirus


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Avulavirus

a genus in the subfamily Paramyxovirinae; includes Newcastle disease virus.
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1) The genus Avulavirus currently comprises 11 unique serotypes of avian paramyxoviruses classified as APMV-1 to APMV-11 according to the antigenic affinity in serologic assays.
NDV, also known as avian paramyxovirus (1) (APMV-1), classified in Avulavirus genus of the Paramyxoviridae family (21).
The new genus Henipavirus contains 2 species, Hendra virus (HeV) and Nipah virus (NiV), in the subfamily of the Paramyxovirinae, which also includes Respirovirus, Rubulavirus, Morbillivirus, and Avulavirus genera (1).