Colorado tick fever virus


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Col·o·ra·do tick fe·ver vi·rus

a virus of the genus Coltivirus, from the family Reoviridae, found in the Rocky Mountain region of the U.S. and transmitted by the tick, Dermacentor andersoni; it causes Colorado tick fever.

Col·o·ra·do tick fe·ver vi·rus

(kol'ŏr-ah'dō tik fē'vĕr vī'rŭs)
A virus of the genus Orbivirus, found in the Rocky Mountain region of the United States and transmitted by the tick Dermacentor andersoni; causes Colorado tick fever.
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Teratogenic effects of Colorado tick fever virus in mice.
Persistence of Colorado tick fever virus in red blood cells.
Recombinant VP7-based enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for detection of immunoglobulin G antibodies to Colorado tick fever virus.

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