Seoul virus


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Related to Seoul virus: Hantaan virus, Dobrava Virus, Puumala virus, Sin Nombre virus

Seoul virus

a species of Hantavirus in the Far East causing hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome.
[the virus was named after Seoul in South Korea, the city where it was first isolated.]

Seoul virus

[sōl]
a virus of the genus Hantavirus that causes mild to moderately severe epidemic hemorrhagic fever in Asia, primarily Korea and Japan. Several species of rats are the natural hosts. See also epidemic hemorrhagic fever.
A distinct regional member of the Hantavirus group isolated from a rodent reservoir, the domestic (Norwegian) rat (Rattus norvegicus)

Seoul vi·rus

(sōl vī'rŭs)
A species of Hantavirus in Asia causing hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome.
[The virus was named after Seoul in South Korea, the city where it was first isolated.]

Seoul,

city in Korea where the virus was first isolated.
Seoul virus - a species of Hantavirus causing hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome.
References in periodicals archive ?
Seoul virus infection in a Wisconsin patient with recent travel to China, March 2009: first documented case in the midwestern United States.
Seoul virus and hantavirus disease, Shenyang, China.
Use of vesicular stomatitis virus pseudotypes bearing Hantaan or Seoul virus envelope proteins in a rapid and safe neutralization test.
Genetics subtypes and distribution of Seoul virus in Henan [in Chinese].
Immunoglobulin (Ig) M or IgG antibodies against Seoul virus (SEOV) were detected in the serum samples of all 8 patients.
Cao Bang virus (CBNV TC-3), EF543526; Hantaan virus (HTNV 76-118), NC_005219; Seoul virus (SEOV 80-39), NC_005237; Soochong virus (SOOV SC-1), AY675353; Dobrava virus (DOBV Greece), NC_005234; Puumala virus (PUUV Sotkamo), NC_005223; Prospect Hill virus (PHV PH-1), X55129; Tula virus (TULV Moravia 5302v), NC_005228; Sin Nombre virus (SNV NMH10), NC_005215, and Andes virus (ANDV Chile-9717869), NC_003467.